Delhi High Court lawyers join strike

July 12th, 2012 - 4:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 12 (IANS) Lawyers of the Delhi High Court Thursday abstained from attending the court and joined a two-day strike called by the Bar Council of India (BCI) ... Read more...

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Army pilot killed in chopper crash (Second Lead)

May 23rd, 2012 - 6:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Jammu, May 23 (IANS) An Indian Army officer was killed and another injured Wednesday when their helicopter crashed on the Siachen glacier, the world's highest battlefield, the military said.The ... Read more...

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Indian Army to hold summer exercise in Rajasthan desert

February 26th, 2012 - 10:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 26 (IANS) The Indian Army will be conducting one of its largest-ever exercises, using battle tanks and armoured personnel carriers, in the Rajasthan desert this summer to ... Read more...

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Indian Army soldier sets power hang gliding record

February 17th, 2012 - 11:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 17 (IANS) An Indian Army soldier Friday entered the Limca Book of Records by flying 350-km non-stop in a powered hang glider from Bikaner to Sanderav in ... Read more...

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Send out personalised paper cards this New Year

December 25th, 2011 - 2:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 25 (IANS) Colourful season's greeting cards once added warmth to drawing rooms, but thanks to the virtual world, the gesture of sending paper cards is fast becoming ... Read more...

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Freedom at last - thanks to state-backed legal aid

June 29th, 2011 - 12:28 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, June 29 (IANS) He was acquitted but Ravi Kumar, incarcerated in Burail jail here on charges of reckless driving, had no clue. Not till the State Legal Service Authority ... Read more...

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New system to ensure smoother travel planning launched

September 8th, 2010 - 12:18 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 7 (IANS) The Travel Agents Association of India (TAAI) Tuesday launched a new software system that will streamline the booking arrangements between consumers and travel agents to facilitate quicker ... Read more...

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I am incomplete without Rafi: Shammi Kapoor

August 1st, 2010 - 1:00 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 31 (IANS) Veteran actor Shammi Kapoor, some of whose most memorable songs like 'Chahe Koi Mujhe Junglee Kahe' were in the voice of Mohammad Rafi, Saturday remembered the legendary singer ... Read more...

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35 years on, the ‘Sholay’ fire still burns

July 24th, 2010 - 10:16 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 24 (IANS) It drew its inspiration from multiple Hollywood movies but went on to become the quintessential Indian film, perfectly balancing drama and tragedy, romance and violence, comedy ... Read more...

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Man held for hoax call on bomb in train

May 8th, 2010 - 8:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 8 (IANS) A man has been arrested for making a phone call alleging presence of a bomb in the Amritsar-bound Shatabdi Express train. He tried to delay the train's ... Read more...

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Dev Anand, Pran receive Dadasaheb Phalke honour

April 30th, 2010 - 7:50 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 30 (IANS) Bollywood's evergreen actor Dev Anand was Friday conferred the Phalke Ratna award here while iconic villain Pran was honoured with the Phalke Icon and Legendary Cine Versatile ... Read more...

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Bollywood heroes clown their way into people’s heart

August 6th, 2009 - 9:02 am ICT by IANS
By Robin Bansal New Delhi, Aug 6 (IANS) Signing on full-time comedians for films is passe -- new age cinema now has mainstream actors like Akshay Kumar, Shreyas Talpade, Arshad Warsi and ... Read more...

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Dont make tainted MPs ministers: NGO to PM

May 19th, 2009 - 8:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 19 (IANS) The Congress-led United Progressive Alliance (UPA) government should set an example by not giving a ministerial berth to any MP with a criminal background, a NGO ... Read more...

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Former judge convicted on corruption charges

May 15th, 2009 - 9:24 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, May 15 (IANS) A special court of Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) here Friday convicted a former judge on corruption charges in a six-year-old case. The quantum of the sentence will ... Read more...

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Indian Canadian held for drugging, raping woman in Toronto club

February 8th, 2009 - 11:40 am ICT by IANS
Toronto, Feb 8 (IANS) An Indian Canadian man surrendered before police Saturday after he was charged with drugging and raping a woman at a city nightclub two weeks ago. Thirty-two-year-old Jagdeep Chahal, a ... Read more...

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Prime accused in cash-for-judge scam surrenders

September 20th, 2008 - 12:21 am ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Sep 19 (IANS) The prime accused in the cash-for-judge scam, New Delhi-based hotelier Ravinder Singh, surrendered before the special Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) court here Friday.Judge Jagdeep Jain sent Singh ... Read more...

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