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Tigers can’t make excuses of being unwell: Salman Khan (Interview)


August 21st, 2012 - 2:35 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 21 (IANS) Action films take a toll, says Salman Khan, who is recovering from a facial nerve disorder, and adds disarmingly that a "Tiger" can't make excuses ... Read more...

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Sanjeev Sivan’s next on couple’s fight for dead son’s semen


July 6th, 2012 - 5:54 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, July 6 (IANS) You may have heard people fighting legal battles for property or family rights, but have you ever heard of a couple fighting a case to get ... Read more...

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SUCI-C urges all parties to join Singur farmers’ movement


July 1st, 2012 - 11:55 pm ICT by IANS
Singur (West Bengal), July 1 (IANS) Advocating Singur farmers' "right to snatch back their land", the Socialist Unity Centre of India-Communist (SUCI-C) Sunday urged political parties to join peasants ... Read more...

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Once bitten, Karnataka not shy to woo investors again


June 6th, 2012 - 1:39 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, June 6 (IANS) Unfazed by the poor record of implementing the investment proposals that were flagged at the previous Global Investors' Meet (GIM 2010), the Karnataka government is ... Read more...

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Chandigarh residents splurge on VIP car numbers (Punjab Newsletter)


April 27th, 2012 - 1:43 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, April 27 (IANS) As if the reputation of their city having the highest density of motor vehicles in India was not enough, Chandigarh residents have developed a fondness for ... Read more...

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Assocham for tax sops to promote SEZs


April 22nd, 2012 - 9:50 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, April 22 (IANS) Tax exemptions and related benefits were imperative to promote special economic zones (SEZs) across the country as they account for 30 percent of total exports and ... Read more...

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Social media content creators need protection: Experts


March 29th, 2012 - 8:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 29 (IANS) Calling the country's IT rules as "flawed", experts at a seminar Thursday said the right to freedom of expression should also provide protection to ... Read more...

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UP polls almost over, BJP focuses on Karnataka mess


March 2nd, 2012 - 1:04 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, March 2 (IANS) With the Uttar Pradesh assembly polls ending Saturday, the Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) attention now turns to Karnataka where the party's maiden rule has been ... Read more...

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Another Karnataka BJP minister faces criminal cases (Lead)


February 24th, 2012 - 1:09 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Feb 23 (IANS) Hours ahead of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Nitin Gadkari's arrival here, the party faced more embarrassment Thursday as another Karnataka minister was slapped with ... Read more...

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High Court paves way for players’ participation in WSH


February 13th, 2012 - 11:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 13 (IANS) On a plea of former player and coach Joachim Carvalho alleging that Hockey India (HI) was threatening players to prevent them from taking part in ... Read more...

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Microsoft reaches patent deal with LG


January 13th, 2012 - 6:14 am ICT by IANS
San Francisco, Jan 13 (IANS) Microsoft Thursday announced a patent licensing agreement with LG Electronics covering tablets, smartphones and other consumer devices running Google's Android or Chrome operating system.Microsoft said ... Read more...

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Land row may trip School of Economics in Bangalore


January 7th, 2012 - 2:56 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Jan 7 (IANS) Home to prestigious research institutions and a hot destination for engineering and medical education, India's IT hub Bangalore may lose out on having a School ... Read more...

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Aarushi’s parents to face trial: Supreme Court (Second Lead)


January 6th, 2012 - 9:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 6 (IANS) Dentist couple Rajesh and Nupur Talwar are to face trial for the sensational murder of their teenage daughter Aarushi, who was found dead in their ... Read more...

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Aarushi’s parents to face trial, Supreme Court rules (Lead)


January 6th, 2012 - 5:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 6 (IANS) The Supreme Court Friday allowed the trial of dentist couple Rajesh and Nupur Talwar for the murder of their teenaged daughter Aarushi.The Talwars had approached ... Read more...

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Court reserves order on plea against Hockey India ‘threats’


December 7th, 2011 - 9:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 7 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Wednesday reserved its order on a plea alleging that Hockey India (HI) was threatening players to prevent them from taking part ... Read more...

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Court questions government on hockey coach’s plea


November 30th, 2011 - 9:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 30 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Wednesday issued notice to the central government and Hockey India (HI) after taking note of a hockey coach's plea alleging that ... Read more...

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With bitterness and longing - remembering victims of 1984


October 31st, 2011 - 4:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 31 (IANS) Twenty-seven years since Indira Gandhi was assassinated, 27 years since 2,700 Sikhs were killed in the capital in the terrible aftermath. As a host of ... Read more...

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Yeddyurappa arrest: Congress jubilant, JD-S wary


October 15th, 2011 - 11:22 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Oct 15 (IANS) The Congress in Karnataka was jubilant Saturday following the arrest of former chief minister B.S. Yeddyurappa of the Bharatiya Janata Party in a corruption case ... Read more...

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Singur verdict people’s victory: Mamata


September 28th, 2011 - 4:13 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 28 (IANS) Hailing the Singur verdict, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee Wednesday called it "a victory of the people" that would pave the way for return ... Read more...

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Fresh legal battles erupt over Nepal’s Pashupatinath temple


July 29th, 2011 - 6:23 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, July 29 (IANS) The 17th century Pashupatinath temple that is also a Unesco-declared World Heritage Site is now tangled in fresh legal disputes with seven officials of the trust ... Read more...

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Fresh legal battles over Nepal’s Pashupatinath shrine


July 29th, 2011 - 6:16 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, July 29 (IANS) Nepal's oldest Hindu shrine, the 17th century temple of Pashupatinath that is also a Unesco-declared World Heritage Site, is now tangled in fresh legal disputes with ... Read more...

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Yeddyurappa spares gods, opts for legal battles


June 25th, 2011 - 8:00 pm ICT by IANS
Raichur (Karnataka), June 25 (IANS) Karnataka Chief Minister B.S. Yeddyurappa said Saturday he has dropped the plan to swear before a temple deity his innocence and instead ... Read more...

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Ganguly loses school plot after years of protests, legal battles


May 26th, 2011 - 8:50 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 26 (IANS) The Supreme Court's order Thursday setting aside the West Bengal government's allotment of land to former Indian cricket captain Sourav Ganguly for a school comes after ... Read more...

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Godhra case: Ex-Gujarat police chief Sreekumar commends Bhatt’s affidavit against Modi


April 22nd, 2011 - 7:28 pm ICT by ANI
Ahmedabad, Apr.22 (ANI): Former Gujarat Director General of Police R B Sreekumar on Thursday commended fellow police officer Sanjiv Bhatt for implicating Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi in the 2002 Godhra ... Read more...

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Gurkhas get axe as Britain reduces troops (Lead)


April 4th, 2011 - 8:30 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, April 4 (IANS) Hundreds of Nepalese Gurkha soldiers serving in the British Army and fighting for equal pay, perks and pension received yet another stunning blow Monday as the ... Read more...

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Gurkhas axed as Britain reduces troops


April 4th, 2011 - 8:16 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, April 4 (IANS) Hundreds of Gurkha soldiers from Nepal serving in the British Army and fighting for equal pay, perks and pension received yet another stunning blow Monday as ... Read more...

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India committed to provide life-saving drugs for poor


March 28th, 2011 - 6:37 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 28 (ANI): Union Commerce Minister Anand Sharma today reiterated India's commitment to ensure supply of affordable life-saving drugs for poor people.Addressing the 7th CII- Exim Bank Conclave on India ... Read more...

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Lindsay Lohan’s lawyer: Stolen necklace not worth $2500


February 14th, 2011 - 7:23 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Feb 14 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Lindsay Lohan’s lawyer has said that the necklace that her client is alleged to have stolen is not worth $2,500.Attorney Shawn Holley told PEOPLE ... Read more...

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Charlie Sheen is returning to ‘Two and a Half Men’


February 8th, 2011 - 8:56 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Feb 8 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Ending almost two and a half months of speculation, it has emerged that Charlie Sheen is returning to the Two and a Half men comedy ... Read more...

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Nepal’s Hindus ready for new battle over Pashupatinath


January 29th, 2011 - 4:43 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, Jan 29 (IANS) A staunch Hindu activist who fought three legal battles to safeguard the rights of Pashupatinath, Nepal's holiest Hindu shrine, has struck a new legal blow, opposing ... Read more...

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WikiLeaks’ Assange paid 66,000 euros in 2010


December 24th, 2010 - 10:09 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 24 (IANS) WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange was paid 66,000 euros in 2010 as the whistleblower website grappled with ballooning costs with legal battles, clamp down in donations and decision to ... Read more...

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Backyard Treehouse Will Stand Despite Manhattan Legal Battle


October 27th, 2010 - 11:56 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Oct 27 (THAINDIAN NEWS) All Melinda Hackett wanted to do was to put up a small tree-house in her backyard for her daughters to play in. A simple part of the American ... Read more...

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Mel Gibson’s ex Oksana Grigorieva gets offer from Playboy for a nude spread


October 25th, 2010 - 11:09 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Oct 25 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Mel Gibson’s ex girlfriend Oksana Grigorieva has got an offer from Playboy to pose nude for the magazine. According to reports, TMZ revealed that ... Read more...

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Ayodhya Muslim litigant visits seer to urge negotiated settlement


October 4th, 2010 - 12:55 am ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Oct 3 (IANS) In a major development, Mohammed Hashim Ansari - who has fought legal battles since 1961 for the land where the Babri Masjid stood - Sunday visited a prominent ... Read more...

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Indian Muslims divided over Ayodhya ruling


October 1st, 2010 - 7:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 1 (IANS) A day after a court ruled in favour of a Ram temple at the site of the razed Babri mosque in Ayodhya, many Muslims across India were ... Read more...

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