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Lack of will to end Gayle standoff with WICB: Dujon


November 8th, 2011 - 7:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 8 (IANS) Leading wicketkeeper-batsman of yesteryears Jeffrey Dujon, who never played in a losing series when the West Indies ruled world cricket, feels there is a lack ... Read more...

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Jamaica wants mediator to resolve Gayle-WICB standoff


November 3rd, 2011 - 4:39 pm ICT by IANS
Kingston (Jamaica), Nov 3 (IANS/CMC) Fritz Harris, general secretary of the Jamaica Cricket Association (JCA), said a mediator should be brought in to adjudicate the ongoing dispute between Chris Gayle and ... Read more...

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Farooq Abdullah slams Kashmiri ‘pro-freedom’ lobby for ’seditious’ remarks


October 26th, 2010 - 10:22 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct.26 (ANI): National Conference President and Union Minister for New and Renewable Energy, Farooq Abdullah on Tuesday condemned the recent remarks made by Kashmir's 'pro-freedom' lobby.At a conference held in ... Read more...

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Kerala teacher loses job after right palm chopped off


September 4th, 2010 - 5:56 pm ICT by IANS
Muvattupuzha (Kerala), Sep 4 (IANS) Professor T.J. Joseph, whose right palm was chopped off by activists of the Popular Front of India (PFI) and stitched back by doctors, got another shock Saturday ... Read more...

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Poll panel censures TRS MP Vijayashanti


July 9th, 2010 - 8:55 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, July 9 (IANS) The Election Commission has censured Telangana Rashtra Samiti (TRS) MP Vijayashanti and Congress legislator T. Jayaprakash Reddy for making provocative statements in violation of the election code ... Read more...

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TRS MP Vijayashanti arrested, released on bail (Second Lead)


July 3rd, 2010 - 10:33 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, July 3 (IANS) Telangana Rashtra Samiti (TRS) leader and MP Vijayashanti was released from jail on bail Saturday evening, a few hours after she was arrested for making inflammatory remarks ... Read more...

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TRS MP Vijayashanti jailed for provocative remarks (Lead)


July 3rd, 2010 - 4:18 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, July 3 (IANS) Telangana Rashtra Samiti (TRS) leader and MP Vijayashanti was arrested Saturday for making inflammatory remarks ahead of the July 27 by-elections in Telangana. A city court sent ... Read more...

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MP Vijayashanti arrested for provocative remarks


July 3rd, 2010 - 3:27 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, July 3 (IANS) Telangana Rashtra Samiti (TRS) leader and MP Vijayashanti was arrested Saturday for making inflammatory remarks ahead of the July 27 byelections to 12 assembly seats in Telangana, ... Read more...

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Notice to Vijayshanti for poll code violation


July 2nd, 2010 - 9:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 2 (IANS) The Election Commission Friday sought actor-turned MP Vijayshanti's response to charges that she had made inflammatory statements ahead of bye-elections in Andhra Pradesh's Telangana region and ... Read more...

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Argentina will seek revenge against Germany


July 1st, 2010 - 4:40 pm ICT by IANS
Cape Town, July 1 (DPA) Germany and Argentina have dazzled South Africa with attacking verve, raising expectations of a classic quarter-final encounter in Cape Town Saturday as the South Americans seek ... Read more...

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Raise complaints with me, not media: Gadkari


March 19th, 2010 - 6:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 19 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Nitin Gadkari Friday asked party leaders to raise any complaints about his choice of a new team with him and ... Read more...

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Congress wishes ‘luck’ to BJP’s new team


March 17th, 2010 - 9:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 17 (IANS) The Congress Wednesday wished "luck" to Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Nitin Gadkari's new team of office-bearers but declined comment on the appointment of Varun Gandhi, ... Read more...

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Bihar court issues warrant for Bal Thackeray’s arrest


September 5th, 2009 - 8:03 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Sep 5 (IANS) A Bihar court has issued a non-bailable arrest warrant against Shiv Sena chief Bal Thackeray after he failed to appear before it in a case of allegedly making ... Read more...

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Bihar court issues warrant against Bal Thackeray


September 5th, 2009 - 3:41 pm ICT by ANI
Bhojpur (Bihar), Sep 5 (ANI): A Sub divisional magistrate in Bhojpur in Bihar has issued a non-bailable arrest warrant (NBW) against Shiv Sena chief Balasaheb Thackeray on Friday for his alleged uncharitable ... Read more...

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Mayawati Government gives permission to file chargesheet against Varun


July 3rd, 2009 - 7:59 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 3 (ANI): The Uttar Pradesh Government on Friday has given permission to file chargesheet against BJP MP Varun Gandhi for his 'hate speech' in Pilibhit.The BJP MP is ... Read more...

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Forensic report on Varun’s speech one-sided: Maneka Gandhi


June 21st, 2009 - 12:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 21 (IANS) Defending her son Varun Gandhi, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP Maneka Gandhi Sunday said forensic reports verifying the contents of a CD containing his purported hate ... Read more...

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Defamation case against Rabri Devi to be heard today


May 13th, 2009 - 11:16 am ICT by ANI
Patna, May 13 (ANI): A defamation case against former Bihar Chief Minister Rabri Devi for making inflammatory remarks against Chief Minister Nitish Kumar and Janata Dal-United (JD-U) leader Rajiv Ranjan Singh 'Lalan' ... Read more...

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Defamation case against Rabri Devi to be heard on May 13


May 4th, 2009 - 2:58 pm ICT by ANI
Patna, May 4 (ANI): A defamation case against former Bihar Chief Minister Rabri Devi for making inflammatory remarks against Chief Minister Nitish Kumar and Janata Dal-United (JD-U) leader Rajiv Ranjan Singh 'Lalan' ... Read more...

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Poll panel rejects Varun’s plea to transfer two top officials


April 21st, 2009 - 7:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 21 (IANS) The Election Commission Tuesday rejected Bharatiya Janata Party Pilibhit candidate Varun Gandhi's request to transfer two top officials of the Uttar Pradesh district. "A letter (from Varun ... Read more...

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Rifts in the poll panel ‘nothing new’, says Gopalaswami (Lead)


April 21st, 2009 - 6:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 21 (IANS) Bureaucrats don't need to resign when their recommendations get rejected, former chief election commissioner N. Gopalaswami said Tuesday, a day after demitting office following a controversial ... Read more...

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Bureaucrats can’t quit each time suggestion is rejected: Gopalaswami


April 21st, 2009 - 4:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 21 (IANS) Former chief election commissioner N. Gopalaswami said Tuesday, a day after demitting office, that bureaucrats don't need to resign when their recommendations get rejected because they ... Read more...

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Varun faces ‘threat for speaking as true Indian’


April 20th, 2009 - 10:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 20 (IANS) Controversial Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Varun Gandhi Monday said he was facing a "threat for speaking as a true Indian against terrorism", and asked ... Read more...

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Europeans walk out on Iran’s president at UN conference


April 20th, 2009 - 10:10 pm ICT by IANS
Geneva, April 20 (DPA) Delegates from the European Union (EU) walked out of the Durban Review Conference on racism in Geneva Monday during a speech by Iran's President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, in which ... Read more...

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Malaysia’s apex court rejects Hindraf leaders’ appeals


April 17th, 2009 - 3:15 pm ICT by ANI
Putrajaya, Apr. 17 (ANI): Malaysia's apex court has dismissed the appeal of three Hindu Rights Action Force leaders who expected to be released this time."M. Manoharan, 48, P. Uthayakumar, 47, ... Read more...

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Defamation case filed against ex-Bihar CM Rabri Devi


April 13th, 2009 - 6:35 pm ICT by ANI
Patna, Apr 13 (ANI): Janata Dal- United (JD-U) leader Rajiv Ranjan Singh 'Lalan' on Monday filed a defamation case against former Bihar Chief Minister Rabri Devi for making inflammatory remarks against him ... Read more...

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Lalu poses threat to Varun’s life, Maneka tells police


April 8th, 2009 - 3:51 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, April 8 (IANS) Alleging that Railways Minister Lalu Prasad poses a threat to her son Varun Gandhi's life, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP from Pilbhit Maneka Gandhi Wednesday complained to ... Read more...

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BJP will not sit silently over Varun: Rajnath


April 3rd, 2009 - 8:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 3 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Rajnath Singh Friday asserted his party would not "sit silently" over the issue of Varun Gandhi, its Pilibhit candidate, lodged in ... Read more...

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Poll panel notice to BJP candidate for inflammatory remarks


April 2nd, 2009 - 5:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 2 (IANS) The Election Commission Thursday issued a notice to Anant Kumar Hegde, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Lok Sabha candidate from Uttar Kannada, for making inflammatory remarks ... Read more...

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Poll panel notice to Congress’ minority cell chief


March 27th, 2009 - 9:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 27 (IANS) The Election Commission Friday issued notice to Imraan Kidwai, who heads the Congress party's minority cell in Chandigarh, for his alleged inflammatory remarks during a campaign ... Read more...

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Gandhi vs Gandhi: Priyanka tells off Varun (Second Lead)


March 23rd, 2009 - 6:12 pm ICT by IANS
Rae Bareli (Uttar Pradesh), March 23 (IANS) The differences within India's most famous political family came out in the open Monday when Priyanka Gandhi said her cousin Varun's communally charged comments ... Read more...

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Highlights of the Election Commission order indicting Varun Gandhi


March 23rd, 2009 - 1:26 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 22 (IANS) The Election Commission Sunday found Varun Gandhi, a Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) nominee for the Lok Sabha polls from Uttar Pradesh, guilty of violating the ... Read more...

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Varun Gandhi doesn’t deserve to be candidate: Election Commission (Lead)


March 23rd, 2009 - 1:18 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 22 (IANS) In a stinging indictment of Varun Gandhi Sunday night, the Election Commission held him guilty of breaching the model code of conduct and said the Bharatiya ... Read more...

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Vatican insiders declare the Pope a ”disaster”


March 20th, 2009 - 7:17 pm ICT by ANI
Rome (Italy), Mar.20 (ANI): Vatican insiders have said the Holy See is struggling to contain international anger over Pope Benedict XVI''s claim on his first official visit to Africa that AIDS ... Read more...

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India’s ‘other Gandhi scion’ Varun booked for stirring communal cauldron (Roundup)


March 17th, 2009 - 7:53 pm ICT by IANS
By Minu Jain and Rajat Rai New Delhi/Lucknow, March 17 (IANS) Indira Gandhi's grandson, the late Sanjay Gandhi's son, Congress chief Sonia Gandhi's nephew, the BJP's candidate for MP from Pilibhit - ... Read more...

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Obama quits his controversy-ridden church


June 1st, 2008 - 8:41 pm ICT by admin
Aberdeen (South Dakota, U.S.A), June 1 (ANI): Illinois Senator and Democratic presidential frontrunner Barack Obama resigned from the Trinity United Church of Christ in Chicago on Saturday following the inflammatory remarks ... Read more...

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