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NCP minister arrested for housing scam, resigns


May 21st, 2012 - 10:18 pm ICT by IANS
Jalgaon (Maharashtra), May 21 (IANS) Jalgaon Police Monday arrested Minister of State for Transport and senior Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) leader Gulabrao Deokar for his alleged involvement in a 1997 ... Read more...

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Argentine government takes over train operator after crash


February 29th, 2012 - 11:51 am ICT by IANS
Buenos Aires, Feb 29 (IANS/EFE) The Argentine government announced Tuesday the "temporary and preventive" takeover of commuter rail operator Trenes de Buenos Aires amid harsh criticism by relatives of the ... Read more...

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Banda rape case: Krishna Tirath calls for harsh punishment for accused lawmaker


January 18th, 2011 - 6:07 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi/Banda, Jan 18 (ANI): Minister of State for Women and Child Development Krishna Tirath on Tuesday asked for stern judicial proceedings and severe punishment for Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) MLA ... Read more...

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Banda rape case: Supreme Court to hear plea for judicial probe on Friday


January 17th, 2011 - 8:25 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan 17 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Monday agreed to consider a plea for a judicial probe into the alleged rape of a dalit girl by Bahujan Samaj Party ... Read more...

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U P Govt. orders judicial probe into violence during farmers’ agitation


August 16th, 2010 - 1:22 pm ICT by ANI
Lucknow/Aligarh/Mathura, Aug 16 (ANI): The Uttar Pradesh Government has decided to conduct a judicial investigation into the violence that erupted during the 18-day long farmers' protests in Aligarh and Mathura Districts over ... Read more...

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Ribery now facing German investigation in under-age sex probe


July 23rd, 2010 - 1:06 pm ICT by ANI
Munich, July 23(ANI): German prosecutors are considering opening an investigation into allegations that French footballer Franck Ribery had sex with an under-age prostitute in Munich.Ribery has never denied having paid for sex ... Read more...

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Tough times ahead for Ribery and Benzema over sex charge


July 21st, 2010 - 10:01 pm ICT by IANS
Paris, July 21 (DPA) Franck Ribery and Karim Benzema face a difficult future as fans and one of the top names in French football deserted the players after they were placed ... Read more...

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Over 1,100 credit card frauds detected in Panama


May 30th, 2010 - 10:49 pm ICT by IANS
Panama, May 30 (IANS) Over 1,100 cases of credit card fraud have been detected in Panama in the last five years, officials said Sunday. During the period 2005-2009, at least 1,136 cases were ... Read more...

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Chilean priest under scanner for sexual abuse of minors


March 28th, 2010 - 11:47 am ICT by IANS
Valparaiso (Chile), March 28 (IANS/EFE) An elderly Chilean priest is being investigated for suspected sexual abuse of minors and for aiding prostitution. Judicial sources said that Fr. Juan Henriquez Zapata, 64, a parish ... Read more...

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Three tonnes of cocaine seized in Costa Rica


February 28th, 2010 - 5:53 am ICT by IANS
San Jose, Feb 28 (IANS/EFE) Costa Rican authorities have seized about three tonnes of cocaine in a major drug haul in recent years, officials said Saturday. The Judicial Investigation Agency (OIJ) told EFE ... Read more...

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Protestors seek a judicial probe in Batla House encounter in New Delhi


February 6th, 2010 - 12:28 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 6 (ANI): Hundreds of protestors demonstrated on Friday for a judicial inquiry into the Batla House gun battle that took place in New Delhi in September 2008, in ... Read more...

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France’s ex-president Chirac to be tried for fraud


October 30th, 2009 - 6:52 pm ICT by IANS
Paris, Oct 30 (DPA) Former French president Jacques Chirac will be tried for abuse of public funds in an affair dating from 1983 to 1995, when he was mayor of Paris, French ... Read more...

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Zardari assures judicial probe in Baloch leaders’ killing


April 14th, 2009 - 4:03 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Apr. 14 (ANI): Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari has assured a judicial investigation into the killing of the three Baloch leaders that caused rampant riots in Balochistan."The government will leave no ... Read more...

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Man held for selling hooch dies in custody


January 6th, 2009 - 5:16 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Jan 6 (IANS) A man, who was arrested for selling illicit country-made liquor, died in police custody here Tuesday, officials said. He is suspected to have died due to excessive drinking."Lalu ... Read more...

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Kerala recommends CBI probe into Marad communal massacres


November 19th, 2008 - 5:20 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Nov 19 (IANS) The Kerala government Wednesday said it would go for a Central Bureau of Investigation probe into communal massacres of 2002 and 2003 in which 14 people were killed ... Read more...

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‘Kerala to seek CBI probe on Marad communal massacre’


November 16th, 2008 - 6:54 pm ICT by IANS
Kannur (Kerala) Nov 16 (IANS) Kerala Home Minister Kodiyeri Balakrishnan Sunday said the state government will again ask the central government to announce a Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) probe into the ... Read more...

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Judicial probe begins into Kandhamal violence


October 18th, 2008 - 5:03 pm ICT by ANI
Bhubaneswar, Oct 18 (ANI): The judicial investigation into the Kandhamal violence in Orissa has begun.A one-man Commission headed by a retired judge of Orissa High Court, Sarat Chandra Mohapatra, is probing ... Read more...

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IOC medical official testifies in Greek doping probe


September 30th, 2008 - 10:31 pm ICT by IANS
Athens, Sep 30 (DPA) A Greek judicial investigation continued Tuesday into a spate of doping cases involving the country's athletes.Prosecutors heard evidence from Patrick Schamasch, medical director of the International Olympic Committee ... Read more...

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Congress stages walkout in Himachal assembly over Naina Devi stampede


September 1st, 2008 - 9:14 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Sep 1 (IANS) The Congress Monday staged a walkout on the first day of the monsoon session of the Himachal Pradesh assembly, demanding a judicial inquiry into the Naina Devi stampede ... Read more...

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Bangladesh condemns bomb blasts in India


May 14th, 2008 - 3:47 pm ICT by admin
Xinhua Dhaka, May 14 (Xinhua) Bangladesh Wednesday condemned the deadly bomb explosions in Rajasthan's Jaipur city that killed at least 63 people Tuesday night. Bangladesh's foreign affairs advisor, Iftekhar Ahmed Chowdhury, Wednesday strongly ... Read more...

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DNA test fraud leads to change in scientists’ protocol


April 13th, 2008 - 4:48 pm ICT by admin
Washington, April 13 (IANS) Detection of a fraud attempt in sample taking for a DNA analysis is modifying forensic scientists' action protocol: It will be compulsory for the donor to wash mouth ... Read more...

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