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India lose to Iran in Asia Cup basketball


September 14th, 2012 - 4:32 pm ICT by IANS
Tokyo, Sep 14 (IANS) India went down to Iran 71-83 on the first day of fourth edition of the Asia Cup basketball here Friday.India did well to hustle the daylights ... Read more...

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Kareena’s smoking scenes cut from ‘Heroine’ trailer


July 21st, 2012 - 2:18 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 21 (IANS) You will probably not see a 'smoking' hot Kareena Kapoor in "Heroine", as shots of her smoking in the trailer of the film have been ... Read more...

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3 MCD officials get bail in CWG graft case


May 31st, 2012 - 10:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 31 (IANS) Three Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) officials, facing trial in a Commonwealth Games-related corruption case, were Thursday granted bail by a special CBI court here.Special ... Read more...

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CWG street-lighting scam: Charges framed against seven


March 12th, 2012 - 3:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 12 (IANS) A Delhi court Monday framed charges against four Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) officials, two others and a private company in the Commonwealth Games street-lighting ... Read more...

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Court discharges CWG lighting scam accused


February 24th, 2012 - 9:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 24 (IANS) A special CBI court hearing the Commomwealth Games street lighting scam here Friday discharged an accused but found prima facie evidence against four MCD officials ... Read more...

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Censor snips gory ‘Ghost’ scenes, director cries foul


January 9th, 2012 - 5:35 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 9 (IANS) The on-release Shiney Ahuja starrer "Ghost" has received full censorial treatment - its excessive gore-content prompted the board to make severe cuts. Director Puja Jatinder ... Read more...

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‘Desi Boyz’ gets A-certificate, Rohit Dhawan disappointed


November 23rd, 2011 - 3:03 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 23 (IANS) The Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) last week viewed two of the most awaited films of the year -- Rohit Dhawan's debut film "Desi ... Read more...

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Six arrested in CWG road lighting scam


June 10th, 2011 - 11:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 10 (IANS) The Central Bureau of Investigation has arrested six people in connection with alleged irregularities in the tendering process for upgrading Delhi's street lighting ahead of ... Read more...

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Goa PWD minister accused of corruption


April 18th, 2011 - 5:58 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, April 18 (IANS) Goa's Public Works Department (PWD) Minister Churchill Alemao was Monday accused of corruption by a legislator of the NCP, a partner in the Congress-led government.Former tourism ... Read more...

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Puducherry Ll.governor denies he got summons from ED


April 16th, 2011 - 10:07 pm ICT by IANS
Puducherry, April 16 (IANS) Puducherry Lt.Governor Iqbal Singh has denied he has received any summons from the Enforcement Directorate (ED) for alleged links with Hasan Ali Khan, said to ... Read more...

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I have not heard of Shahid Balwa, says Digambar Kamat


March 8th, 2011 - 12:32 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, March 8 (IANS) Young billionaire Shahid Balwa, one of the main accused in the 2G scam case, may have made headlines in the national media for weeks on end ... Read more...

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Court questions delay in naming Delhi power regulator chief


January 21st, 2011 - 11:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 21 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Friday questioned the delay in filling the post of Delhi Electricity Regulatory Commission (DERC) chairman, lying vacant since September last, and sought ... Read more...

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Drugs worth Rs.21 lakh seized in Punjab


October 27th, 2010 - 8:10 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Oct 27 (IANS) Raids at various places in Punjab have led to seizure of habit-forming drugs worth Rs.21 lakh (Rs.2.1 million), a senior health department official said Wednesday.The state's health services ... Read more...

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Two killed in Uttar Pradesh panchayat polls violence


October 22nd, 2010 - 9:54 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Oct 22 (IANS) Two people were killed in sporadic incidents of violence during the third round of the four-phased panchayat polls in Uttar Pradesh Friday.While candidate Shyam Tripathi was gunned down ... Read more...

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Mattoo rape-cum-murder: Sentence reduced from death to life term (Third Lead)


October 6th, 2010 - 9:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 6 (IANS) The Supreme Court Wednesday reduced the death penalty given to Santosh Kumar Singh to life sentence in the 1996 rape and murder of Delhi University law student ... Read more...

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Delhi almost swine flu-free, but monsoon could spell trouble


June 30th, 2010 - 5:35 pm ICT by IANS
By Anjali Ojha New Delhi, June 30 (IANS) A swine flu death was reported in neighbouring Ghaziabad last week, and though the capital has been almost free from the virus in recent months, ... Read more...

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Medical council graft case: Court grants bail to two


June 14th, 2010 - 8:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 14 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Monday granted bail to two people in a graft case in which former Medical Council of India (MCI) president Ketan Desai is an ... Read more...

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Bail plea of former MCI chief rejected


June 4th, 2010 - 9:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 4 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Friday rejected the bail plea of former Medical Council of India (MCI) chief Ketan Desai, arrested by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) ... Read more...

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Medical Council ex-chief’s judicial custody extended


May 28th, 2010 - 8:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 28 (IANS) A city court Friday extended, by eight days, the judicial custody of former Medical Council of India president Ketan Desai and three others, arrested for alleged graft. Additional ... Read more...

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Former MCI president’s judicial custody extended


May 14th, 2010 - 6:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 14 (IANS) A city court Friday extended by 14 days the judicial custody of former Medical Council of India (MCI) president Ketan Desai and three others arrested in a ... Read more...

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Bail denied to top medical official


May 3rd, 2010 - 10:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 3 (IANS) A city court Monday dismissed the bail plea of Medical Council of India (MCI) president Ketan Desai who has been accused of accepting a bribe of Rs.2 ... Read more...

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CBI remand of Medical Council of India chief extended to May 1


April 28th, 2010 - 6:36 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr.29 (ANI): A Delhi court has extended the Central Bureai of Investigation (CBI) remand of Medical Council of India (MCI) President Ketan Desai till May 1.Three other accused - ... Read more...

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Arrested medical council chief faced tax, CBI raids earlier


April 24th, 2010 - 9:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 24 (IANS) Medical Council of India president Ketan Desai, arrested by Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) Friday in a corruption case, was raided earlier by the bureau and income ... Read more...

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‘Arrested Medical Council chief was guilty of misconduct’ (Lead)


April 23rd, 2010 - 9:10 pm ICT by IANS
By Sahil Makkar New Delhi, April 23 (IANS) Medical Council of India chief Ketan Desai, who was arrested Thursday night, was guilty of a "conspiracy" to fraudulently give recognition to a private medical ... Read more...

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150 ayurvedic masseurs roped in for Games


April 18th, 2010 - 3:38 pm ICT by IANS
By Shweta Srinivasan New Delhi, April 18 (IANS) India may not have enough masseurs and physiotherapists with specialised sports oriented training, but filling the gap at the Commonwealth Games will be ayurvedic masseurs ... Read more...

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Rajouri braveheart Rukhsana honoured with medal, cash


March 28th, 2010 - 10:27 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, March 28 (IANS) Rukhsana Kousar, the brave heart of Rajouri who killed top Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) militant Abu Osama in her house in September last year, Saturday received an award for ... Read more...

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‘India needs 152,000 professional trainers for disabled’


March 18th, 2010 - 6:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 18 (IANS) The country faces a major dearth of trained professionals who can provide basic educational and vocational skills to the disabled population, the Rehabilitation Council of India (RCI) ... Read more...

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Defence offset contracts worth 49000 crores in pipeline: Pallam Raju


February 16th, 2010 - 7:12 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 16 (ANI): Minister of State for Defence M M Pallam Raju today saqid that Indian defence industry is gaining strength as offset contracts worth Rs.49000 crore are in the ... Read more...

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Radio Pakistan finds it difficult to accept amity among Hindus and Sikhs in India


January 19th, 2010 - 3:09 pm ICT by ANI
Moga (Punjab) Jan.19 (ANI): Radio Pakistan in its Punjabi Durbar programme has sought to project that Hindus and Sikhs in India are not living in amity.The latest broadcasts have provoked ... Read more...

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Contending mosquito bites spread AIDS, villagers ostracise HIV patient


December 4th, 2009 - 9:24 pm ICT by ANI
Gorakhpur (Uttar Pradesh), Dec 4(ANI): Yet another case of HIV positive discrimination has been reported from an obscure village in Uttar Pradesh, where a patient has been kept away and also ostracized ... Read more...

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Teacher drinks in class, hammers 12-year girl for opposing


November 12th, 2009 - 6:06 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Nov 12 (IANS) A 12-year-old girl was allegedly beaten by a teacher in an Uttar Pradesh's state-run school as she opposed his drinking liquor in the classroom, police said Thursday. The Class ... Read more...

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Delhi health minister to meet Sheila Dikshit over dengue outbreak


November 9th, 2009 - 12:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 9 (IANS) With more than 550 cases of dengue reported in the national capital, Delhi Health Minister Kiran Walia will meet Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit later Monday to discuss ... Read more...

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Dengue cases touch 320 in Delhi


October 29th, 2009 - 7:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 29 (IANS) The national capital is seeing an alarming rise in the number of dengue cases, with 18 new cases reported Thursday. This takes the total number of confirmed ... Read more...

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One more dengue death in Delhi


October 26th, 2009 - 8:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 26 (IANS) The Indian capital Monday recorded one more dengue death, taking the total toll to two, health officials said. So far Delhi has reported 255 positive cases of ... Read more...

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Delhi steps up measures to contain dengue


October 24th, 2009 - 1:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 24 (IANS) A day after a 15-year-old boy died of dengue in the national capital, the government Saturday appealed to people and civil authorities to take measures to contain ... Read more...

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