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US confronts China over North Korean rocket launcher


April 24th, 2012 - 3:19 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 24 (IANS) The White House has accused China of supplying North Korea with technology for a missile launcher that was showcased in a military parade in Pyongyang last ... Read more...

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Kejriwal’s ‘rapist-MPs’ remark angers politicians (Lead)


February 26th, 2012 - 11:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 26 (IANS) Political parties across the spectrum Sunday slammed Team Anna member Arvind Kejriwal for his "outrageous" remarks that "rapists, murderers and looters" were sitting in ... Read more...

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TRS, TDP leaders arrested in Hyderabad


December 28th, 2011 - 2:03 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Dec 28 (IANS) Hyderabad Police Wednesday arrested dozens of leaders and activists of the Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) and Telugu Desam Party (TDP) when they tried to stage ... Read more...

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Left disrupts Kerala assembly proceedings


November 3rd, 2011 - 3:55 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananathapuram, Nov 3 (IANS) Kerala's opposition Left Thursday shouted slogans demanding the ouster of Forest Minister K.B. Ganesh Kumar and government chief whip P.C. George for what they said were ... Read more...

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Blasphemy accused gunned down in Pakistan


March 5th, 2011 - 5:15 pm ICT by ANI
Rawalpindi, Mar 5(ANI): A man who had been accused of blasphemy and released last year was gunned down on the outskirts of Rawalpindi, just two days after the assassination of Pakistan's Minorities ... Read more...

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Richard Hammond defends ‘naughty’ Top Gear


February 22nd, 2011 - 4:21 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 22 (ANI): 'Top Gear' presenter Richard Hammond has defended the show, but admitted its stars could be 'naughty' and 'outspoken'.Hammond, 41, and co-presenters Jeremy Clarkson and James May had to ... Read more...

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Movie on Telangana movement is out


February 4th, 2011 - 9:31 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Feb 4 (IANS) The much awaited Telugu film "Jai Bolo Telangana" -- based on the ongoing movement for separate statehood to Telangana -- hit the screens Friday across Andhra Pradesh.Telangana ... Read more...

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Lalu Yadav condemns Sudarshan’s anti-Sonia Gandhi remarks


November 13th, 2010 - 4:29 pm ICT by ANI
Patna, Nov 13 (ANI): Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) chief and former Bihar Chief Minister Lalu Prasad Yadav on Saturday condemned the insulting remarks made by former Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh (RSS) chief ... Read more...

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Sudarshan’s anti-Sonia remarks provoke youth Congress protest


November 12th, 2010 - 10:12 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov.12 (ANI): The Congress youth wing party workers on Friday demonstrated at the Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh (RSS) headquarters in New Delhi against former RSS chief K. S. Sudarshan's anti-Sonia ... Read more...

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Rosaiah, other Congress leaders hold anti-RSS protest


November 12th, 2010 - 3:10 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Nov 12 (IANS) Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister K. Rosaiah, state Congress chief D. Srinivas, party MPs and other leaders Friday participated in a massive protest here against RSS leader K.S. ... Read more...

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Paris, Tehran blast Iran media insults of Carla Bruni


August 31st, 2010 - 9:02 pm ICT by IANS
Tehran/Paris, Aug 31 (DPA) Both the Iranian and French governments Tuesday condemned the Iranian media for calling the French first lady, Carla Bruni-Sarkozy, "immoral" and a "prostitute". Iranian media attacked Bruni-Sarkozy after she ... Read more...

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Pak rulers should have promptly reciprocated Cameron’s insulting remarks: Imran Khan


August 2nd, 2010 - 6:01 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Aug 1(ANI): Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan has termed British Prime Minister David Cameron's remarks as insulting, and said that it was not for the first time that such ... Read more...

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Former “Britain’s Got Talent” Aspirant Sues Simon Cowell For “Humiliation”


July 26th, 2010 - 8:37 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey July 26, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Although there are many former "American Idol" aspirants who nurture grudges against former American Idol judge Simon Cowell, very few would actually dare to take the ... Read more...

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Val Kilmer says sorry to his New Mexico neighbors


June 25th, 2010 - 8:49 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New Mexico, Jun 25 (THAINDIAN NEWS) New Mexicans have been mad at Val Kilmer for more than 7 years, for highly insulting remarks that he had made about his neighbors in ... Read more...

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Val Kilmer Says Sorry To New Mexico Neighbors


June 25th, 2010 - 8:09 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
June 25, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): American actor Val Kilmer, who was facing protests from his neighbors in New Mexico, has now apologized publicly for his critical and insulting remarks.In ... Read more...

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Ahmadinejad sues senior religious leader for insulting remark


September 13th, 2009 - 7:27 pm ICT by IANS
Tehran, Sep 13 (DPA) The office of Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad has sued a senior religious leader, or Ayatollah, over "insulting remarks" against the president, Fars news agency reported Sunday. An informed source ... Read more...

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Screenings of film ‘insulting’ Benito Mussolini’s granddaughter postponed


September 7th, 2009 - 12:04 pm ICT by ANI
London, September 7 (ANI): The screenings of a film that allegedly contains insulting remarks about Benito Mussolini's granddaughter has been postponed.The distributors of 'Francesca' have agreed to cancel screenings pending a court ... Read more...

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3 cops suspended for parading teenager half-naked


August 11th, 2009 - 12:50 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Aug 11 (IANS) Three policemen in Uttar Pradesh were Tuesday suspended for assaulting a 16-year-old school student and parading him half-naked on the streets of Baraut town in Baghpat district, an ... Read more...

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Uttar Pradesh teenager alleges police brutality


August 10th, 2009 - 2:05 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Aug 10 (IANS) A Class 11 student in Uttar Pradesh's Baghpat district had a nightmarish experience with the police when his motorcycle accidentally hit a woman's car. He claims he was ... Read more...

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Student barred from examinations for making derogatory remarks against against Mayawati


July 25th, 2009 - 2:54 pm ICT by ANI
Muzafarnagar, July 25(ANI): The Uttar Pradesh Board High School and Intermediate Education barred one student from appearing any examination in the state, for allegedly making derogatory remarks against Chief Minister Mayawati in ... Read more...

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Women MPs, activists slam Joshi’s remarks against Mayawati


July 16th, 2009 - 6:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 16 (IANS) Women parliamentarians and activists Thursday slammed Uttar Pradesh Congress chief Rita Bahuguna Joshi's offensive remarks against Chief Minister Mayawati saying they were "inappropriate and uncalled for". Congress ... Read more...

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Sanjay Dutt, Amar Singh in trouble for ‘insulting’ Mayawati


May 6th, 2009 - 2:01 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, May 6 (IANS) Actor-turned-politician Sanjay Dutt is in trouble again for making "insulting" remarks against Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati. Dutt and Samajwadi Party (SP) general secretary Amar Singh have been ... Read more...

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BSP’s Siddiqui booked for remarks against Varun, Sanjay Gandhi


May 5th, 2009 - 1:51 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, May 5 (IANS) Bahujan Samaj Party's (BSP) Lok Sabha candidate Shahid Siddiqui has been booked for allegedly making disparaging remarks against Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Varun Gandhi and his ... Read more...

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Notice to BSP’s Siddiqui for comments against Varun, Sanjay Gandhi


May 1st, 2009 - 1:50 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, May 1 (IANS) Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) leader Shahid Siddiqui has been issued notice by the Bijnore administration in Uttar Pradesh for making disparaging comments against Bharatiya Janata Party ... Read more...

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Politician booked for insulting remarks on Sonia, Mayawati


April 22nd, 2009 - 9:31 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, April 22 (IANS) The Uttar Pradesh president of the Peace Party of India was booked Wednesday for making offensive comments against Congress chief Sonia Gandhi and state Chief Minister Mayawati ... Read more...

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Tytler granted bail in defamation case


April 18th, 2009 - 4:23 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr 18 (ANI): Congress leader Jagdish Tytler was on Saturday granted bail by a Delhi court in a case of making alleged insulting remarks against the lawyer of 1984 anti-Sikh ... Read more...

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Lalu Yadav booked for remarks against Varun Gandhi


April 7th, 2009 - 4:48 pm ICT by ANI
Patna, Apr 7 (ANI): A case has been lodged against Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) chief Lalu Prasad Yadav for making derogatory remarks against Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Varun Gandhi.The Kishanganj ... Read more...

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Rabri Devi faces criminal contempt petition


April 6th, 2009 - 8:49 pm ICT by ANI
Patna, Apr 6 (ANI): A petition was filed in the Patna High Court on Monday seeking criminal contempt proceedings against former Bihar Chief Minister Rabri Devi for alleged derogatory remarks.Senior advocate Ashutosh ... Read more...

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Rabri in trouble for using foul language against Nitish


April 5th, 2009 - 9:29 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, April 5(IANS) Bihar's ruling Janata Dal-United (JD-U) Sunday demanded from the Election Commission stern action against opposition leader Rabri Devi for her abusive remarks allegedly at an election meeting against Chief ... Read more...

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Controversies continue to haunt Punjab and Haryana High Court


February 23rd, 2009 - 12:38 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Feb 23 (IANS) The Punjab and Haryana High Court may have initiated a slew of measures to deliver justice faster to people, but the institution has been making headlines for all ... Read more...

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Protests against Sri Lankan tangle continue in Tamil Nadu


February 12th, 2009 - 7:10 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Feb 12 (IANS) Protests continued Thursday against civilian deaths in Sri Lanka, which have been dominating politics in Tamil Nadu for the past month. Students and lawyers staged demonstrations in various pockets ... Read more...

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Pranab visit yielded win-win deals: Dhaka media


February 11th, 2009 - 12:07 pm ICT by IANS
On Wednesday, they highlighted the "mutuality of interests" - if Dhaka was providing Delhi transit to the northeast, the latter too would get access to Nepal and Bhutan as well as new ... Read more...

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Sharif should prefer national interest to personal ego: PML-Q


January 13th, 2009 - 2:22 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Jan 13 (ANI): PML-Q president Chaudhry Shujaat Hussain has said the political situation of the country would have been entirely different had PML-N chief Nawaz Sharif shown flexibility in his ... Read more...

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CPI-M should pack off Achuthanandan: Lalu Prasad


December 2nd, 2008 - 8:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 2 (IANS) A livid Railway Minister Lalu Prasad Tuesday said Kerala Chief Minister V.S. Achuthanandan should be "packed off" for his derogatory remarks at the family of commando Sandeep ... Read more...

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Karunanidhi slams PMK, hints at end of alliance


June 13th, 2008 - 10:10 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, June 13 (IANS) Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M. Karunanidhi indicated clearly Friday that the the PMK's continuing criticism of the state government has forced senior members of his party to rethink ... Read more...

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