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12-year-old raped, killed in Lucknow


September 5th, 2012 - 7:21 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Sep 5 (IANS) The body of a 12-year-old, who was allegedly raped and then killed by unidentified persons, was recovered from a farmhouse in Dehwa village on the outskirts ... Read more...

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Why a grieving Indira Gandhi joined Shastri’s cabinet


August 23rd, 2012 - 3:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 23 (IANS) A grieving Indira Gandhi decided to join Lal Bahadur Shastri's cabinet after her father Jawaharlal Nehru's death when she realised he would otherwise invite ... Read more...

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Revenue official mowed down in UP


July 21st, 2012 - 12:33 am ICT by IANS
Lucknow, July 20 (IANS) In a shocking incident, a lekhpal (revenue official) was mowed down by a jeep being driven by hoodlums in Hathras, 330 km from here, police said.The ... Read more...

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Beam at Delhi flyover causes male nurse’s death


April 29th, 2012 - 6:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 29 (IANS) A male nurse riding a motorcycle was killed when an iron beam fell on him after it was hit by a speeding truck on west ... Read more...

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BJP again caught in porn scandal, now in Gujarat (Lead)


March 21st, 2012 - 9:57 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, March 21 (IANS) Barely a month after a porn scandal hit its ministers in Karnataka, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Wednesday found itself mired in more sleaze after ... Read more...

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BJP again caught in porn scandal, now in Gujarat


March 21st, 2012 - 5:29 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, March 21 (IANS) Barely a month after the porn scandal hit its ministers in Karnataka, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Wednesday found itself in more sleaze after a ... Read more...

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Kashmir custodial death: Another cop held


August 10th, 2011 - 10:27 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Aug 10 (IANS) A Jammu and Kashmir Police constable was arrested Wednesday for the custodial death of a 26-year-old man in north Kashmir's Sopore town last month. He is ... Read more...

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Man held with 55 fake passports in Uttar Pradesh


July 31st, 2011 - 12:10 am ICT by IANS
Varanasi, July 30 (IANS) As many as 55 fake passports were Saturday seized from a man suspected to be involved in a human trafficking and was arrested in Uttar Pradesh's ... Read more...

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Former cricketer sent to police custody for immigration racket (Lead)


April 27th, 2011 - 4:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 27 (IANS) Former Indian cricketer Jacob Martin was arrested here Wednesday on charges of running an illegal immigration racket and sent to eight days police custody.Martin, an ... Read more...

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Delhi Police arrests former cricketer wanted in human trafficking case


April 27th, 2011 - 3:32 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr 27 (ANI): Delhi Police has taken into its custody former cricketer Jacob Martin, who was wanted in connection with a human trafficking case.According to DCP (IGI Airport) R A ... Read more...

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Former cricketer arrested for illegal migration racket


April 27th, 2011 - 1:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 27 (IANS) Former Indian cricketer Jacob Martin, a native of Gujarat, was arrested here Wednesday on charges of running an illegal immigration racket, police said.The cricketer, an ... Read more...

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Rs.25,000 reward for information on ex-cricketer


April 21st, 2011 - 11:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 21 (IANS) A reward of Rs.25,000 has been announced for providing information about the whereabouts of former Indian cricketer Jacob Martin, who is evading arrest in a ... Read more...

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When schoolchildren turned up to support a ‘fakir’


April 8th, 2011 - 3:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 8 (IANS) Schoolchildren turned up, so did people from the far corners of India. Hundreds more joined the anti-corruption movement led by Anna Hazare Friday, prompting the ... Read more...

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Royalists call shutdowns in Nepal over ex-crown prince’s arrest


December 15th, 2010 - 12:16 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, Dec 15 (IANS) Protests erupted in Nepal Wednesday as royalists began demonstrations and called shutdowns in at least two major districts to protest the arrest of former crown ... Read more...

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Nira Radia: The lobbyist who flew too high


December 11th, 2010 - 9:38 pm ICT by IANS
By Manish Chand New Delhi, Dec 11 (IANS) She can talk casually about a designer gown she hasn't found an occasion to wear with industrialist Ratan Tata and chat up with the same ... Read more...

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Thousands gather to watch ‘Ram baraat’


October 5th, 2010 - 7:23 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, Oct 5 (IANS) Thousands of people, including women and children, lined up along roadsides, on balconies and rooftops here Tuesday to catch a glimpse of the 'Ram baraat', a procession of ... Read more...

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Mumbai Mahanagar Palika - A Fan Of Taarak Mehta!


June 11th, 2010 - 4:35 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
June 11, 2010 (Sampurn Wire):SAB TV's "Taarak Mehta ka Ooltah Chashmah' has come up with the very sensitive topic of saving water and stop wasting water. As the concept was good, ... Read more...

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Orissa Police slaps National Security Act on mining mafia


March 11th, 2010 - 5:00 pm ICT by ANI
Keonjhar (Orissa), Mar 11 (ANI): Orissa Police slapped the National Security Act (NSA) on Mining Mafia Jitendra Jha, who was arrested for his involvement in illegal mining and criminal activities.Jha was arrested ... Read more...

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1,207 SMSes jammed my mobile on my birthday: Amitabh Bachchan


October 12th, 2009 - 5:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 12 (IANS) Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan received 1,207 SMSes on his 67th birthday from fans, family and relatives. He says that the deluge of messages jammed his cellphone. "I ... Read more...

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Southeast Floods create havoc


September 23rd, 2009 - 12:17 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Atlanta, Sep 22 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The southeast floods are creating rampage all over the area. At least 8 people are reportedly killed and many are missing. There is enormous loss to ... Read more...

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Two Congress candidates booked for poll conduct violation


March 25th, 2009 - 10:20 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, March 25 (IANS) Two Congress Lok Sabha candidates for Pilibhit and Shrawasti seats in Uttar Pradesh have been booked for violating the model code of conduct, the police said Wednesday. A case ... Read more...

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Vedanta’s CSR changing lives of farmers in Orissa’s Kalahandi


March 20th, 2009 - 5:32 pm ICT by IANS
Lanjigarh (Orissa), March 20 (IANS) Janak Sahu, a paddy farmer in Harekrushnapur village, used to practice single crop farming for around 140 days. The rest of the year he worked as a ... Read more...

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Omar Abdullah’’s leadership welcomed in Kashmir


December 31st, 2008 - 6:08 pm ICT by ANI
Srinagar/Jammu, Dec 31 (ANI): People in Jammu and Kashmir by and large are optimistic about the new coalition government in the state to be headed by Omar Abdullah, chief of National ... Read more...

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Hitler’s ‘gift’ kicks up row in Nepal


June 20th, 2008 - 1:21 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, June 20 (IANS) A vintage Mercedes rusting with disuse in Nepal's former palace that hit the spotlight after reports that it was a gift from Adolf Hitler may go ... Read more...

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All India Confederation of SCs, STs, OBCs want job quota cut rolled back


May 28th, 2008 - 6:02 pm ICT by admin
Srinagar , May 28 (ANI): An All India Confederation of Scheduled Castes, Scheduled Tribes and Other Backward Classes revived its agitation and staged a rally in Jammu today seeking removal of ... Read more...

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Amitabh Bachchan’s office attacked


March 1st, 2008 - 7:20 pm ICT by admin
By Subhash K. Jha Mumbai, March 1 (IANS) Bollywood superstar Amitabh Bachchan's office here was attacked Friday night by unidentified people. "My bungalow Janak where I've my office on the 13th Road was ... Read more...

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Naval aircraft crashes in Goa


December 24th, 2007 - 3:07 pm ICT by admin
Panaji, Dec 24 (ANI): A single seater Sea Harrier fighter aircraft crashed at Dabolim in Goa today at around 11:15 a.m. The aircraft was on a routine sortie flown by Commander Janak Bevli, ... Read more...

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