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Ban condemns Ahmadinejad’s anti-Israel statement


August 18th, 2012 - 6:05 pm ICT by IANS
United Nations, Aug 18 (IANS/RIA Novosti) UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has condemned Iranian leader Mahmoud Ahmadinejad's anti-Israeli statements."The secretary-general is dismayed by the remarks threatening Israel's existence attributed over the ... Read more...

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Geelani under house arrest in Srinagar


June 17th, 2011 - 3:28 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, June 17 (IANS) Syed Ali Geelani, the hardline separatist leader and chairman of the breakaway Hurriyat group, was placed under house arrest here Friday.A police officer came to Geelani's ... Read more...

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Workers rally in South Africa, government offers talk


August 26th, 2010 - 11:21 pm ICT by IANS
Pretoria, Aug 26 (IANS) Thousands of government workers, including teachers and health staff, took out rallies across South Africa Thursday after nine days of strikes over salary hike, forcing authorities to call ... Read more...

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TRS chief gets notice for poll code violation


July 20th, 2010 - 11:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 20 (IANS) The Election Commission Tuesday sought Telangana Rashtra Samiti (TRS) chief K. Chandrasekhar Rao's response to charges that he had made inflammatory statements ahead of by-elections in ... 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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‘Rent-a-riot’ Muthalik pays for his fanaticism (Letter from Bangalore)


May 21st, 2010 - 9:43 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, May 21 (IANS) Pramod Muthalik, the self-appointed Hindutva protector, has been thriving on controversies - from making inflammatory statements to being involved in attacks. But now he is battling an ... Read more...

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Levi Johnston to file for joint custody of his, Bristol Palin’s baby


November 10th, 2009 - 2:43 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 10 (ANI): Levi Johnston has made up his mind to go to court to claim the legal joint custody of his son with former fiancée Bristol Palin.The 19-year-old Johnston ... Read more...

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Sarah Palin slams CBS News over Levi Johnston interview


October 29th, 2009 - 5:01 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, October 29 (ANI): Sarah Palin has slammed CBS News for allowing a stage to Levi Johnston, the father of her grandchild, to speak lies that defame her.Johnston had alleged on ... Read more...

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Oommen Chandy shrugs off allegations of ‘goonda leader’


May 13th, 2009 - 5:57 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, May 13 (IANS) Called a "goonda leader" by State Cooperation Minister G. Sudhakaran, leader of opposition Oommen Chandy Wednesday defended himself, saying he had been a legislator for the past 38 ... Read more...

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Goa BJP wants police action against Congress leader


April 16th, 2009 - 7:09 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, April 16 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in Goa has complained to the police against Congress general secretary B.K. Hariprasad for his allegedly inflammatory statements against party veterans, former ... Read more...

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Now cutting off hands, heads over Hindutva in Karnataka


April 6th, 2009 - 9:59 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, April 6 (IANS) The ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in Karnataka and its main opponent Congress are involved a bitter war of words over Hindutva. Leaders from both sides made ... 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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Election Commission action against Gandhi in haste: G.V.G. Krishnamurthy (Interview)


March 22nd, 2009 - 3:17 pm ICT by IANS
By Rashmi Saksena New Delhi, March 22 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party's Uttar Pradesh candidate Varun Gandhi may have sparked off a controversy by his allegedly provocative speeches, but the Election Commission's ... Read more...

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BJP distances itself from Varun, waits for poll panel view (Lead)


March 18th, 2009 - 5:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 18 (IANS) Caught in a bind over the incendiary hate Muslim speeches by its Pilibhit candidate Varun Gandhi, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Wednesday distanced himself from the ... Read more...

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BJP distances itself from Varun row


March 18th, 2009 - 4:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 18 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Wednesday said it has dissociated itself from the statements attributed to its Pilibhit candidate Varun Gandhi. "The BJP disapproves and dissociates itself ... Read more...

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Zardari, Gilani ask PPP to stop making ‘’statements” against PML-N


February 23rd, 2009 - 2:31 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Feb. 23 (ANI): Pakistan President Asif Zardari and Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani have asked Punjab Governor Salman Taseer and PPP leader Qasim Zia to stop making statements against the ... Read more...

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Pakistan is not an enemy of India: Zardari


December 17th, 2008 - 2:53 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Dec 17 (ANI): President Asif Ali Zardari has said that Pakistanis and Indians are made of the same mud, and added that we are not the enemies of India.We look ... Read more...

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India, Pakistan must continue peace process to foil terrorists: Zardari


December 9th, 2008 - 1:32 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 9 (IANS) Saying that he identifies with India's pain and can feel it everytime he looks into his children's eyes, Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari has said the two great ... Read more...

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PMK leader released from Tamil Nadu prison


November 30th, 2008 - 6:13 pm ICT by IANS
Tiruchirappalli (Tamil Nadu), Nov 30 (IANS) Senior PMK leader "Kaduvetti" Guru was released Sunday from the central prison here, party officials said.Guru's release from the prison in Tiruchirappalli, situated 300 km from ... Read more...

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DMK cancels detention of PMK leader


November 27th, 2008 - 12:11 am ICT by IANS
Chennai, Nov 26 (IANS) The Tamil Nadu government Wednesday formally cancelled orders to detain senior PMK leader Kaduvetti Guru under the National Security Act.The move, improving the ruling DMK's relationship with its ... Read more...

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International media body expresses concern about safety of Urdu Daily staff


July 20th, 2008 - 5:31 pm ICT by ANI
Peshawar , July 20 (ANI): The International press freedom organisation Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) has expressed concern about the safety of the staff of Urdu Daily Aaj Kal in a ... Read more...

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MLAs head for Delhi to seek relief for PMK leader Guru


July 15th, 2008 - 7:21 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, July 15 (IANS) As many as 21 PMK legislators left for New Delhi Tuesday to meet Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to seek relief for Vanniya community leader "Kaduvetti" J. Guru, who ... Read more...

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Former Shiv Sena MP, two others convicted for Mumbai riots


July 9th, 2008 - 10:32 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 9 (IANS) A special court here Wednesday found a Shiv Sena leader and former parliamentarian and two of his colleagues guilty of inciting violence during the 1992-93 communal riots and ... Read more...

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Hearing in Babri mosque demolition case today


July 4th, 2008 - 9:09 am ICT by ANI
Rae Bareli, July 4 (ANI): A special court will hear the Babri mosque demolition case today.Earlier, deposition of a witness of the case could not take place due to strike ... Read more...

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Hearing in Babri mosque demolition case today


April 8th, 2008 - 9:09 am ICT by admin
Rae Bareli, Apr 8 (ANI): A special court will hear the Babri mosque demolition case today.Earlier, the court could not carry with the proceedings due to a strike by the ... Read more...

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I don’t subscribe to Raj Thackeray’s politics: Suniel Shetty


March 6th, 2008 - 5:24 pm ICT by admin
By Subhash K. Jha Mumbai, March 6 (IANS) Actor-producer Suniel Shetty says he is not joining Raj Thackeray's party Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) and is just supporting his proposal to form an association ... Read more...

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People in Ayodhya crave for peace on Babri demolition anniversary


December 6th, 2007 - 3:39 pm ICT by admin
Ayodhya, Dec 6 (ANI): Residents in Ayodhya today craved for peace as the town observed the 15th anniversary of the demolition of Babri Masjid on Thursday. Hindus said they are still scared ... Read more...

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People in Ayodhya crave for peace on Babri Masjid demolition


December 6th, 2007 - 3:36 pm ICT by admin
Ayodhya, Dec 6 (ANI): Residents in Ayodhya today craved for peace as the town observed the 15th anniversary of the demolition of Babri Masjid on Thursday. Hindus said they are still scared ... Read more...

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Parliament adjourned till 2 pm over Babri Masjid demolition


December 6th, 2007 - 3:17 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Dec 6 (ANI): The Parliament was adjourned till 2.00 p.m. today over the Babri Masjid demolition issue. Many members expressed anger over the slow pace of the probe by the ... Read more...

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Security tightened ahead of Babri Masjid demolition anniversary


December 5th, 2007 - 5:36 pm ICT by admin
Ayodhya/Chennai, Dec 5 (ANI): Security has been tightened in different parts of country ahead of the 15th anniversary of the demolition of Babri Masjid in Ayodhya in 1992. In Ayodhya, Police have been ... Read more...

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