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Travel advisory: India assures safety to visiting Sri Lankans (Lead)


September 4th, 2012 - 6:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 4 (IANS) Amid reports of attack on buses carrying Sri Lankan pilgrims in Tamil Nadu and a travel advisory issued by Colombo, the government Tuesday assured that ... Read more...

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Sri Lanka issues travel warning for southern India


September 4th, 2012 - 12:36 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, Sep 4 (IANS) The Sri Lankan government has issued a travel warning to Sri Lankans visiting southern India following a spate of incidents targeting Sri Lankan nationals, the external ... Read more...

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Muslim grouping seeks fair probe in Karnataka terror case


September 1st, 2012 - 12:49 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Aug 31 (IANS) A Muslim federation of over dozen organisations Friday sought a quick and fair investigation into the arrest of 11 youth suspected to have links with banned ... Read more...

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Terror suspects families cry foul over arrests


August 31st, 2012 - 10:38 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Aug 31 (IANS) The families of 11 terror suspects apprehended in Karnataka Friday expressed shock and disbelief over their arrests on charges of links with banned terror outfits Lashkar-e-Taiba ... Read more...

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Indian flag to fly half-mast to mourn Deshmukh death


August 14th, 2012 - 10:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 14 (IANS) The Indian flag will fly half-mast Tuesday in the capital and in all state capitals as a mark of respect for union minister Vilasrao Deshmukh, ... Read more...

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Goa college files complaint after forged letters surface


June 9th, 2012 - 6:10 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, June 9 (IANS) Goa's only medical college, the Goa Medical College (GMC), has filed a police complaint in the wake of unidentified persons circulating forged letters to aspiring medical ... Read more...

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Families mourn Iraq blast deaths, government silent


May 29th, 2012 - 3:23 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 29 (IANS) While two Indian Dawoodi Bohras on pilgrimage were Sunday evening killed in a blast targeting a bus near Baghdad, Iraq, their bereaved families in Maharashtra have ... Read more...

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Kerala land row: Opposition leaders meet governor


May 10th, 2012 - 5:46 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, May 10 (IANS) Kerala's opposition leaders Thursday met Governor H.R. Bhardwaj demanding action against Calicut University Vice-Chancellor M. Abdul Salam for allegedly trying to transfer a piece of ... Read more...

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No final decision on NCTC yet: Chidambaram (Lead)


May 5th, 2012 - 9:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 5 (IANS) Indicating that the NCTC's formation is set for a long haul, Home Minister P. Chidambaram Saturday said the final decision on the anti-terror body ... Read more...

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Punjab seeks centre’s help over Thapar University quota


April 20th, 2012 - 12:15 am ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, April 19 (IANS) The Punjab government has sought the intervention of the central government on the controversy over the Thapar University in Patiala abolishing the 50 percent reservation quota ... Read more...

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Onir’s airline woes! (Movie Snippets)


April 1st, 2012 - 8:02 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 1 (IANS) Filmmaker Onir was upset after his flight to Shimla was cancelled without prior intimation."#Kingfisher Airlines sucks. Made the mistake of trusting. Reach the airport to ... Read more...

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Nothing written on UP poll official’s transfer: Goa official


February 8th, 2012 - 11:52 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Feb 8 (IANS) The mystery behind the transfer of Amethi (Uttar Pradesh) poll observer Pawan Kumar Sain to Goa deepened as poll officials in the western state said ... Read more...

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Unsold IPL players to be auctioned online


February 4th, 2012 - 11:57 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Feb 4 (IANS) The Indian Premier League (IPL) will facilitate auctioning of unsold players online to the franchises through open trading from Monday."Franchisees which have slots to fill in ... Read more...

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Will get money, channel officials in touch: KBC winner


December 13th, 2011 - 3:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 13 (IANS) KBC winner Sushil Kumar Tuesday denied reports that he had complained about not getting his Rs.5 crore prize money, saying Sony officials were constantly ... Read more...

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KBC winner awaits Rs.5 crore, Big B says cheque ready


December 13th, 2011 - 2:48 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 13 (IANS) Bihar's Sushil Kumar, who made headlines when he became the first contestant to win Rs.5 crore on "Kaun Banega Crorepati 5", hasn't received his prize ... Read more...

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WSH gets National Stadium, Olympic camps shifted out


December 2nd, 2011 - 10:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 2 (IANS) The national hockey camp for the Olympic qualifiers will not be held in the capital as the government has allotted the Dhyan Chand National Stadium ... Read more...

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15 dead, 34 injured in Delhi fire


November 21st, 2011 - 2:40 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 21 (IANS) At least 15 people were killed and more than 34 injured in a fire at a congregation of eunuchs at a community park in east ... Read more...

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India clarifies Chidamabaram’s absence during Hasina visit


October 23rd, 2011 - 12:43 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 22 (IANS) Seeking to assuage hurt feelings in Dhaka, the government Saturday clarified that Home Minister P. Chidambaran could not receive Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina ... Read more...

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Man held for cheating AIIMS nurse


October 16th, 2011 - 12:31 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 15 (IANS) A 24-year-old unemployed youth has been arrested for cheating a nurse working at All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) of Rs.4.5 lakh, police said ... Read more...

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Rights panel handled over 10 lakh cases since 1993


October 12th, 2011 - 5:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 12 (IANS) The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has registered over 10 lakh cases since its inception in 1993, an official said Wednesday.A total of 1,094,113 cases ... Read more...

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US backing India for military exercises: Pakistani daily


October 12th, 2011 - 1:09 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Oct 12 (IANS) India will be holding military exercises along the Sino-Pak border areas "without any formal advance intimation to either Beijing or Islamabad" as it has the backing ... Read more...

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Apex court sets terms for bar election (Lead)


September 26th, 2011 - 11:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 26 (IANS) The Supreme Court Monday said that members of the Supreme Court Bar Association (SCBA) whose names do not figure in the final list of regular ... Read more...

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Rights panel seeks report on Kashmir civilian’s killing


August 10th, 2011 - 6:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 10 (IANS) The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has issued notices to the Jammu and Kashmir government and the centre over the killing of a civilian in ... Read more...

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NHRC takes up Kashmir custodial death case


August 4th, 2011 - 6:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 4 (IANS) The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) Thursday said it has taken cognizance of a complaint about the death of a 28-year-old man in police ... Read more...

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Concern in Nepal as China tries to ‘develop’ Buddha legacy


July 28th, 2011 - 3:15 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, July 28 (IANS) A Chinese NGO's claim that it has signed a memorandum of understanding to develop the birthplace of the Buddha, a town in southern Nepal, has triggered ... Read more...

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PM meets Sonia, cabinet rejig likely in 3-4 days (Lead)


July 10th, 2011 - 10:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh held another round of discussions with Congress president Sonia Gandhi Sunday regarding the much awaited cabinet reshuffle, but there ... Read more...

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Talks fail, Maruti strike enters 10th day


June 13th, 2011 - 3:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 13 (IANS) The strike at Maruti Suzuki's plant at Manesar in Haryana continued for the 10th day Monday as talks between workers and management failed to resolve ... Read more...

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Maruti workers’ strike continues, talks fail (Lead, correcting figure in paras four, six)


June 11th, 2011 - 9:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 11 (IANS) The strike at Maruti Suzuki's plant in Manesar town of Haryana continued for the eighth day Saturday as talks between the workers and management failed ... Read more...

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Maruti workers’ strike continues, talks fail


June 11th, 2011 - 9:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 11 (IANS) The strike at Maruti Suzuki's plant in Manesar town of Haryana continued for the eighth day Saturday as talks between the workers and management failed ... Read more...

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Strike at Maruti’s Manesar plant enters sixth day


June 9th, 2011 - 5:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 9 (IANS) The strike at Maruti Suzuki's plant in Manesar town of Haryana entered its sixth day Thursday with talks between the workers and management failing to ... Read more...

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Fifth day of strike at Maruti’s Manesar plant


June 8th, 2011 - 5:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 8 (IANS) The strike at the Maruti Suzuki plant in Haryana's Manesar town entered its fifth day Wednesday with talks between the workers and management failing to ... Read more...

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Strike continues for fourth day at Maruti’s Manesar plant


June 7th, 2011 - 7:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 7 (IANS) The workers' strike at a Maruti Suzuki plant in Manesar in Haryana entered the fourth day Tuesday as talks with the management failed to achieve ... Read more...

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No police permission yet, but Hazare’s fast on (Second Lead)


June 7th, 2011 - 3:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 7 (IANS) As police Tuesday said they were yet to give permission to Anna Hazare to hold a fast here, an associate of the social activist said ... Read more...

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Strike continues at Maruti’s Manesar plant


June 6th, 2011 - 5:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 6 (IANS) The workers' strike at a Maruti Suzuki plant in Manesar in Haryana entered the third day Monday as talks with the management failed to achieve ... Read more...

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Russia snubs India; cancels navy, army war games


May 31st, 2011 - 12:06 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 30 (IANS) Russia has snubbed India in the recent months by cancelling two important bilateral war games, usually held under a well-established arrangement, a senior official said ... Read more...

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