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11 Uttarakhand cops surrender, sent to jail


June 5th, 2012 - 3:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 5 (IANS) Eleven Uttarakhand policemen allegedly involved in a staged shootout in Dehradun in 2009 Tuesday surrendered before a CBI court here and were sent to jail.The ... Read more...

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Gambhir’s cousin thrashes taxi driver


May 25th, 2012 - 12:08 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 24 (IANS) In a case of road rage, a taxi driver was beaten up brutally early Thursday by a man claiming to be a cousin of ... Read more...

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Shimla convent school allows students to wear turban


April 28th, 2012 - 8:26 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, April 28 (IANS) An over one-and-half-month old controversy over wearing of full-sized turban by Sikh students ended Saturday with a prominent boys' school here allowing them to wear the ... Read more...

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Officials shifted in Punjab’s Gurdaspur after violence


March 31st, 2012 - 10:37 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, March 31 (IANS) The Punjab government Saturday suspended two senior police officers in Gurdaspur and transferred the deputy commissioner after communal violence left an 18-year-old youth dead.Gurdaspur district police ... Read more...

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A life lost, tense days as leaders play politics (Punjab Newsletter)


March 30th, 2012 - 12:13 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, March 30 (IANS) An 18-year-old loses his life, people are injured, public property gets damaged, tension and tempers rise between two communities and the common man is put to ... Read more...

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One killed in clash over Rajoana, curfew in Gurdaspur (Lead)


March 29th, 2012 - 7:42 pm ICT by IANS
Gurdaspur (Punjab), March 29 (IANS) Curfew was imposed here Thursday after one person was killed and another received bullet injuries when police fired to break up a clash between two ... Read more...

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Bhullar plea: Jurists divided on abolishing death penalty


November 20th, 2011 - 11:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 20 (IANS) The Supreme Court's hearing on Devinder Pal Singh Bhullar's petition challenging the rejection of his mercy petition by the president after eight years ... Read more...

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Fratricide, suicide rock IAF base


July 18th, 2011 - 11:49 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, July 18 (IANS) The Indian Air Force (IAF) base depot here was rocked by a gruesome fratricidal killing and a suicide, police said Monday.An IAF sergeant was killed by ... Read more...

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Punjabi men killed in Paris; families seek government help


May 30th, 2011 - 1:26 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, May 30 (IANS) Family members of two Punjabi men, who were killed by unidentified persons in Paris Friday night, have sought the help of the state and central governments ... Read more...

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Anna Hazare gains support in Gujarat


April 6th, 2011 - 9:47 pm ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, April 6 (IANS) Support for Anna Hazare's crusade against corruption is gathering steam in Gujarat.After the relay fast in Ahmedabad and Vadodara Tuesday, concerned citizens in smaller towns ... Read more...

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Chandigarh Police arrest two women for molesting another


February 20th, 2011 - 4:01 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Feb 20 (IANS) Two women thieves who broke into the house of an Indian Air Force officer allegedly attacked and "molested" his wife. The women have been arrested, police said here ... Read more...

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Malaysian National Service to recruit more Sikh trainers to address problems of community


January 25th, 2011 - 4:22 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, Jan 25 (ANI): Just days after an Indian-origin Sikh trainee alleged that his hair was cut off while asleep in the Malaysian National Service (NS) camp, the Training Department Director ... Read more...

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More Sikh trainers for Malaysia’s National Service


January 25th, 2011 - 2:22 pm ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, Jan 25 (IANS) Malaysian authorities have said they would involve more Sikh trainers for the National Service (NS) programme after a Sikh youth complained that his hair had been cut ... Read more...

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Bag containing over Rs.5 lakh stolen from bank


December 6th, 2010 - 11:27 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Dec 6 (IANS) A bag containing Rs.545,000 and belonging to a supervisor of a Punjab-based private company was stolen from a bank here Monday evening, police said.According to police, Jaspal Singh ... Read more...

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Nepali man caught with explosives in Delhi


December 3rd, 2010 - 5:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 3 (IANS) A man of Nepali origin has been arrested in Delhi with explosives and nine electronic detonators, police said Friday.Lok Nath Panth, 40, was arrested from Karol Bagh ... Read more...

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Festivals will be as peaceful as CWG, assert Delhi Police


October 15th, 2010 - 6:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 15 (IANS) With the conclusion of Commonwealth Games Oct 14, the focus of Delhi Police has now shifted to ensuring an equally peaceful Durga Puja and Ramlila festivities.Over one ... Read more...

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Delhi Police’s Special Cell takes over Jama Masjid firing case


September 20th, 2010 - 11:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 20 (IANS) Delhi Police Monday transferred the case related firing near Jama Masjid in old Delhi which left two foreigners injured to its specialized anti-terror unit Special Cell. Two ... Read more...

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Kids’ sexual abuse: Driver sent to police custody, two detained (Second Lead)


September 18th, 2010 - 9:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 18 (IANS) A school cab driver accused of sexually abusing a 12-year-old girl and her two minor brothers was sent to two days' police custody by a city court ... Read more...

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Gujarat inks MOU with British Asian business association


September 13th, 2010 - 3:07 pm ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, Sep 13 (IANS) iNDEXTb, the investment promotion wing of the Gujarat Government has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Britain's Leicestershire Asian Business Association (LABA) to promote economic cooperation and ... Read more...

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Two held in fake visa racket


August 14th, 2010 - 9:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 14 (IANS) Two people were arrested in the national capital for running a fake European visa racket, police said Saturday. Rajesh Kumar Jha, 40, and Rahul Kumar, 24, were ... Read more...

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Ram Lila fairs: Police, organisers at odds


July 29th, 2010 - 6:33 pm ICT by IANS
By Praveen Kumar New Delhi, July 29 (IANS) Ram Lila fairs, organised in various places in the city, are too close to the Commonwealth Games for comfort, says an overburdened Delhi Police, which ... Read more...

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Delhi shootout accused to be produced in court


June 28th, 2010 - 3:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 28 (IANS) A Delhi Jal Board (DJB) employee, accused of shooting a man and injuring two others when denied entry to a brothel in the national capital, will be ... Read more...

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Delhi Police seize heroin worth millions of rupees


May 18th, 2010 - 12:34 am ICT by ANI
New Delhi, May 17 (ANI): Delhi Police of Monday seized a large cache of heroin, believed to be worth millions of rupees, in the capital from two persons.Acting on an information, ... Read more...

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Outlet for Tihar Jail products opens at high court


April 16th, 2010 - 9:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 16 (IANS) Delhi High Court Friday got a unique outlet selling "TJ" products ranging from biscuits to cotton shirts and hand-made decorative items - all made by inmates of ... Read more...

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Girl’s minor brother arrested for ‘honour killing’


April 3rd, 2010 - 9:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 3 (IANS) Enraged over a youth from another caste falling in love with his sister, her minor brother killed the youth with the help of two of his friends ... Read more...

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American Sikhs approach US to ensure Pak-Sikhs’ safety


March 3rd, 2010 - 12:10 am ICT by ANI
By Ravinder Singh RobinNew Delhi, March 2 (ANI): Concerned over the atrocities being perpetrated by Taliban upon Sikhs living in Peshawar and the tribal areas of the North West Front Province ... Read more...

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Did abducted Sikh youths ‘escape’ Taliban’s captivity or ‘rescued’ by Pak military?


March 2nd, 2010 - 12:21 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Mar.2 (ANI): Days after the Taliban beheaded two Sikh youths, the other two Sikh men held captive by the banned extremist outfit have escaped from the captivity in Pakistan's Khyber ... Read more...

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Two Sikhs kidnapped in Pakistan rescued


March 1st, 2010 - 6:05 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, March 1 (IANS) Pakistani security forces Monday rescued two Sikhs kidnapped by the Taliban in the country's restive northwest. A third kidnapped Sikh was beheaded by his captors after their ... Read more...

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Sikh community offers final prayers for two Sikhs beheaded in Pakistan


February 27th, 2010 - 10:52 pm ICT by ANI
Amritsar, Feb 27(ANI): Hundreds of Sikh community members here on Saturday offered 'Antim Ardas' (final prayers) in memory of two Sikhs youths, who were beheaded by the Taliban in Pakistan.The ... Read more...

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Police raid religious guru’s home in Gurgaon


February 25th, 2010 - 5:49 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, Feb 25 (IANS) A police team raided the house of Baba Jaspal Singh, a religious guru, in Gurgaon's Palam Vihar area Thursday. Singh has allegedly kidnapped two girls, police said. "Two ... Read more...

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India condemns abduction of Hindu, beheading of Sikh in Pakistan


February 24th, 2010 - 5:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 24 (IANS) A day before talks between foreign secretaries of India and Pakistan, External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna Wednesday strongly condemned the recent beheading of a Sikh and the ... Read more...

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MPs’ team meets PM over Sikh’s beheading by Taliban (Lead)


February 23rd, 2010 - 11:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 23 (IANS) A delegation of members of parliament met Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Tuesday in the wake of the beheading of a Sikh man by the Taliban in ... Read more...

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India rejects Pakistan’s call for third party mediation


February 23rd, 2010 - 7:23 pm ICT by ANI
By Praful Kumar SinghNew Delhi, Feb 23 (ANI): Defence Minister A K Antony on Tuesday rejected Pakistan's demand for third party mediation in Indo-Pak disputes.Pakistan's Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi, ... Read more...

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Centre to discuss beheading of Sikhs during foreign secretary level talks: Antony


February 23rd, 2010 - 5:52 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 23 (ANI): Union Defence Minister A K Antony on Tuesday said the Centre has decided to take up the issue of the beheading of two Sikhs in Peshawar ... Read more...

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MPs delegation meets PM over Sikh’s beheading


February 23rd, 2010 - 5:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 23 (IANS) A delegation of Members of Parliament met Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Tuesday in connection with the beheading of a Sikh by the Taliban in Pakistan's tribal ... Read more...

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