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Israeli embassy car bombing has foreign links: Police


July 19th, 2012 - 10:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 19 (IANS) The conspiracy behind the Feb 13 Israeli embassy car bombing here has an international link, Delhi Police told a city court Thursday while seeking additional ... Read more...

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Kashmir rights panel slams staged shootouts


July 19th, 2012 - 9:28 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, July 19 (IANS) The Jammu and Kashmir Human Rights Commission (JKHRC) Thursday said "killing for sport" by security personnel who expect undue promotions and rewards for such illegal operations ... Read more...

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Karnataka BJP legislator gets bail in bribery case


June 5th, 2012 - 8:06 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, June 5 (IANS) The Karnataka High Court Tuesday granted conditional bail to ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) legislator Y. Sampangi and also suspended his conviction of three years ... Read more...

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Worthless ex-teachers have no right to re-employment: Court


April 1st, 2012 - 4:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 1 (IANS) "Worthless" school teachers cannot claim a right to re-employment after retirement, the Delhi High Court has said.The court's observation came while rejecting petitions of two ... Read more...

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Hazare returns to village after treatment


February 18th, 2012 - 10:51 pm ICT by IANS
Ralegan Siddhi (Maharashtra), Feb 18 (IANS) Activist Anna Hazare Saturday returned to his native village Ralegan Siddhi in Ahmednagar district after a 15-day spell of treatment in Bangalore, an ... Read more...

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Venezuela nabs three for Mexican envoy’s abduction


February 7th, 2012 - 11:34 am ICT by IANS
Caracas, Feb 7 (IANS/EFE) Three people who abducted and later released Mexican Ambassador Carlos Pujalte and his wife Jan 29 in Venezuela have been arrested, a minister said.Among those arrested ... Read more...

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Online orders surge after China spring holidays


February 4th, 2012 - 8:48 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Feb 4 (IANS) Online retailers were overwhelmed by a flood of orders in the week following the spring holidays in China, a media report said Saturday.They were mainly those ... Read more...

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Hazare in Bangalore for treatment


February 2nd, 2012 - 5:52 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Feb 2 (IANS) Social activist Anna Hazare arrived here Thursday for treatment at a private hospital on the city outskirts.Hazare, 74, who is leading a campaign for a ... Read more...

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Nothing wrong with my medicines: Hazare


January 31st, 2012 - 4:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 31 (IANS) Social activist Anna Hazare Tuesday denied reported claims by his associates that his health had deteriorated due to the side effects of antibiotics given ... Read more...

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Premier Soccer League: Barasat sold for Rs.25.15 crore


January 30th, 2012 - 12:36 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Jan 29 (IANS) Uro Infra Realty India Limited has bought Premier Soccer League franchise Barasat by paying a whopping Rs.25.15 crore, over 31 times of the base price of Rs.80 ... Read more...

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Student run over by train


January 29th, 2012 - 11:54 pm ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad, Jan 29 (IANS) A Delhi government school's Class 9 student, sporting mobile phone ear plugs, was crushed to death by a train near Sahibabad railway station in Ghaziabad Saturday, ... Read more...

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Surrendered Garo rebel’s house torched, mother missing


January 29th, 2012 - 11:29 pm ICT by IANS
Shillong, Jan 29 (IANS) Garo National Liberation Army (GNLA) rebels torched the house of one of its surrendered members in Meghalaya's South Garo Hills district, police said Sunday, adding the ... Read more...

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Nitish Kumar’s home district gets development award


January 29th, 2012 - 11:29 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Jan 29 (IANS) Development works in Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar's home district of Nalanda have won it a national award, an official said Sunday."Never before has a ... Read more...

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Bhanwari Devi case: CBI collectively quizzes six accused


January 29th, 2012 - 11:23 pm ICT by IANS
Jodhpur, Jan 29 (IANS) Six accused in government nurse Bhanwari Devi's disappearance and killing were collectively quizzed Sunday by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) in a barrack of the ... Read more...

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Government reiterates order on Army chief’s age issue, to settle case in court (Lead)


January 29th, 2012 - 11:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 29 (IANS) The defence ministry said Sunday it would prefer to settle the issue of army chief General V.K. Singh's age in the Supreme Court rather than ... Read more...

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Foreign ministers of Turkey, six Gulf nations meet


January 29th, 2012 - 11:05 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Jan 29 (IANS/WAM) Foreign ministers of Turkey and six countries of the Gulf Cooperation Council -- Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Qatar, Bahrain, the United Arab Emirates and Oman -- ... Read more...

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Djokovic pips Nadal to win longest Grand Slam final


January 29th, 2012 - 11:04 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Jan 29 (IANS) Novak Djokovic edged past Rafael Nadal in the longest Grand Slam final to defend his men's singles Australian Open crown at Melbourne Park here Sunday.The ... Read more...

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Accused in multi-million fraud arrested


January 29th, 2012 - 11:00 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, Jan 29 (IANS) The Rajasthan Police have arrested the main accused in a multi-million fraud and his wife from Bangkok with Interpol's help and brought them back to ... Read more...

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British rapist jailed after 26 years


January 29th, 2012 - 11:00 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 29 (IANS) A Briton who raped a woman in 1986 has been jailed for eight years.Officials were investigating 46-year-old Martin Eke last year after he assaulted an ex-girlfriend. ... Read more...

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Minor girl raped, burnt alive


January 29th, 2012 - 10:52 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, Jan 29 (IANS) A minor girl in Madhya Pradesh's Khargaon district was raped and then set afire when she threatened to inform the authorities, police said. She died in ... Read more...

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Thousands run to save Kolkata’s Rabindra Sarobar Lake


January 29th, 2012 - 10:50 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Jan 29 (IANS) Industrialists, celebrities and politicians joined thousands of others here in a 10-km marathon to save Rabindra Sarobar, an artificial lake which is now facing environmental pollution.The ... Read more...

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UAE, Japan hold talks


January 29th, 2012 - 10:25 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, Jan 29 (IANS/WAM) Top officials of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Japan held talks here Sunday.Sheikh Hamdan bin Rashid Al Maktoum, deputy ruler of Dubai and the UAE's ... Read more...

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Cancer patients reunite, share experiences


January 29th, 2012 - 10:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 29 (IANS) Around 40 cancer patients from India and abroad who successfully underwent bone marrow transplants here last year came together Sunday to spread the message that ... Read more...

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Kensville Challenge golf: German Kieffer edges out Gangjee in play-off


January 29th, 2012 - 10:16 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, Jan 29 (IANS) Rahil Gangjee was three clear of the field, with four holes to go and seemed to have sewn up the title at the Gujarat Kensville Challenge ... Read more...

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Match Stats: Men’s Australian Open Final


January 29th, 2012 - 10:11 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Jan 29 (IANS) Match summary of the Australian Open men's final between Novak Djokovic of Serbia and Spaniard Rafael Nadal at the Rod Laver Arena here Sunday:Djokovic ... Read more...

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Fact file of Novak Djokovic’s Grand Slam singles titles


January 29th, 2012 - 10:05 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Jan 29 (IANS) Fact file of Novak Djokovic's singles titles at Grand Slam events:* 2008 Australian Open: bt. Jo-Wilfried Tsonga, 4-6, 6-4, 6-3, 7-6(7-2)* 2011 Australian Open: bt. ... Read more...

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BJP dares Rahul to become PM


January 29th, 2012 - 9:52 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Jan 29 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party Sunday dared Congress general secretary Rahul Gandhi to become India's prime minister, saying it would reveal his "capability" to run the ... Read more...

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Woman drug trafficker jailed in UAE


January 29th, 2012 - 9:48 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, Jan 29 (IANS) A 29-year-old Namibian woman has been jailed for 10 years in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) after two kg of cocaine was found in her possession.The ... Read more...

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70-year-old Briton held for molesting Cambodian boys


January 29th, 2012 - 9:44 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 29 (IANS) A 70-year-old retired British teacher has been charged with molesting at least five minor boys in Cambodia, a media report said.Reginald Blakeley, who allegedly molested the ... Read more...

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National TT: Amalraj charged with unsporting behaviour after stunning Sharath


January 29th, 2012 - 9:44 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Jan 29 (IANS) Anthony Amalraj could not control his emotions after upsetting six-time champion Sharath Kamal for his maiden national table tennis title at the SAI sub-centre here Sunday ... Read more...

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Youth arrested for killing friend over loan


January 29th, 2012 - 9:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 29 (IANS) An 18-year-old was Sunday arrested for stabbing to death a friend who had been demanding the return of Rs.10,000 loaned by him, police said.Dinesh Kumar ... Read more...

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Assam records reduced maternal death ratio


January 29th, 2012 - 9:25 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, Jan 29 (IANS) Assam's Maternal Mortality Rate (MMR), which was the highest in the country till last year, has drastically reduced, state Health Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma said ... Read more...

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Medical student’s body exhumed in Madhya Pradesh


January 29th, 2012 - 9:22 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, Jan 29 (IANS) Police in Madhya Pradesh's Ujjain district Sunday exhumed the body of a medical student as her family suspected that she was murdered.Twenty-one-year-old Namrata Damor of Jhabua ... Read more...

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Maiden national snooker title for Chitra


January 29th, 2012 - 9:22 pm ICT by IANS
Pune, Jan 29 (IANS) Former World billiards champion Chitra Magimairaj won her maiden national women's snooker title when she beat Neena Praveen of Tamil Nadu 3-1 in the Manisha-National billiards ... Read more...

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Kerala biodiversity body stops export of rare goat breed


January 29th, 2012 - 9:16 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Jan 29 (IANS) The Kerala State Biodiversity Board (KSBB) recently helped the cause of biodiversity by stopping the export of a rare native goat breed to Australia, which may ... Read more...

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