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GNLA chief’s judicial custody extended by 14 days


September 7th, 2012 - 7:40 pm ICT by IANS
Shillong, Sep 7 (IANS) A Meghalaya court Friday remanded outlawed Garo National Liberation Army (GNLA) chief Champion R. Sangma to another 14 days in judicial custody, a lawyer said."The court ... Read more...

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GNLA chief sent to 15 days police custody


August 12th, 2012 - 4:56 pm ICT by IANS
Shillong, Aug 12 (IANS) A court in Meghalaya Sunday remanded Garo National Liberation Army (GNLA) chief Champion R. Sangma to 15 days' police custody.Sangma pleaded before the first class judicial ... Read more...

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Meghalaya rebel chief to move bail


August 9th, 2012 - 1:35 am ICT by IANS
Shillong, Aug 9 (IANS) Meghalaya's outlawed Garo National Liberation Army's (GNLA) arrested supremo Champion R. Sangma is likely to move a bail application before a court here, his lawyer said ... Read more...

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GNLA chief seek’s lawyer presence during interrogation


August 7th, 2012 - 10:42 am ICT by IANS
Shillong, Aug 7 (IANS) Detained Garo National Liberation Army (GNLA) chief Champion R. Sangma has sought the presence of his legal counsel during interrogation, his lawyer said."He (Champion) has written ... Read more...

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Asif’s lawyer accuses Butt of ‘pressurising’ him


October 18th, 2011 - 10:06 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 18 (IANS) Mohammad Asif's lawyer has accused former Pakistan cricket captain Salman Butt of "pressurising" him to bowl his infamous no-ball at the Lord's Test last year.Butt, who ... Read more...

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PCB slaps Afridi with hefty fine but grants NOC


June 16th, 2011 - 9:36 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, June 16 (IANS) The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Thursday slapped Shahid Afridi with a fine of Pakistani Rs.4.5 million after the former captain admitted to violating the board's Code ... Read more...

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Government defends response to diplomat’s daughter’s arrest


June 11th, 2011 - 12:51 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 10 (IANS) Faced with criticism of its handling of the arrest of a Indian diplomat's daughter in the US, the ministry of external affairs Friday made it ... Read more...

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Nanavati panel rejects Bhatt’s plea to defer proceedings


May 24th, 2011 - 10:30 pm ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, May 24 (IANS) The Nanavati-Mehta Judicial Inquiry Commission probing the 2002 Gujarat communal riots Tuesday rejected the plea of Indian Police Service officer Sanjeev Bhatt, who has ... Read more...

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Kate Middleton lookalike becomes crowd-puller in Canada


April 23rd, 2011 - 10:41 am ICT by IANS
Toronto, April 23 (IANS) British royal bride-to-be Kate Middleton has found her doppelganger in Canada.A Canadian woman says she is having a tough time as she is being stopped ... Read more...

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California porn film industry refuses to play ball with health officials


April 17th, 2011 - 3:23 pm ICT by ANI
Los Angeles, Apr 17 (ANI): California health officials have not been able to complete an investigation into the prevalence of HIV in the porn film industry as the latter has refused to ... Read more...

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Davis to have legal counsel during trial court proceedings in Pakistan: US Embassy


March 16th, 2011 - 11:29 am ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Mar 16(ANI): The US government has reportedly decided to defend its claim in a Pakistan trial court that double murder-accused CIA defence contractor Raymond Davis enjoys criminal diplomatic immunity."Raymond Davis will ... Read more...

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Oklahoma Police official faces disciplinary action for refusing to cover Islamic event


February 24th, 2011 - 5:08 pm ICT by ANI
Tulsa (Oklahoma), Feb 24(ANI): Tulsa Police Department Captain Paul Fields is under investigation for refusing an order to assign officers to attend an Islamic event in Oklahoma.According to Fox News, Captain ... Read more...

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US appoints legal counsel for Davis


February 22nd, 2011 - 4:10 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Feb 22 (ANI): US Embassy acting spokesperson to Pakistan, Courtney Beale, has said his country has appointed a legal counsel for Raymond Davis, but denied to disclose his name."We cannot ... Read more...

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Sikh community speaks out against Quebec kirpan ban


February 10th, 2011 - 3:15 pm ICT by ANI
Ottawa (Canada), Feb.10 (ANI): The World Sikh Organization has expressed its disappointment over a unanimous vote in the National Assembly to bar the kirpan from all legislative buildings.The Parti Québécois had tabled ... Read more...

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Adarsh society asked to reply to notice by Dec 6


November 29th, 2010 - 9:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 29 (IANS) The environment ministry Monday granted an extension of seven days to Mumbai's scam-hit Adarsh housing society for replying to its show-cause notice for "unambiguously" violating coastal regulation ... Read more...

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Cricket South Africa to probe revelations in Gibbs autobiography


November 4th, 2010 - 2:06 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Nov 4 (ANI): The legal team of Cricket South Africa will look into a host of damaging allegations made in a controversial autobiography released by out of form opener Herschelle Gibbs ... Read more...

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Dismayed by Priyadarshini verdict, CBI must intervene: activists


October 6th, 2010 - 2:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 6 (IANS) Activists who fought for justice in the Priyadarshini Mattoo murder case Wednesday voiced disgust after the Supreme Court reduced the killer's death sentence to life imprisonment, and ... Read more...

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PCB to legally contest ECB charges


September 26th, 2010 - 3:08 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Sep 26 (ANI): The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) is gearing up for a legal battle against the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB), which has demanded an apology as well as ... Read more...

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Malayalam film director says awards rigged, mulls legal action


September 21st, 2010 - 5:42 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 21 (IANS) Malayalam children's film director Majid Gulistan is seeking legal recourse for his film being allegedly ignored, first at the state level awards and then at last week's ... Read more...

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Hockey India sticks to own constitution, Stokes to contest elections


July 20th, 2010 - 10:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 20 (IANS) In a set-back for the sports ministry, the returning officer for Hockey India (HI) elections Tuesday allowed the national body's interim president Vidya Stokes to contest the ... Read more...

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Modi allowed to be represented by counsel at hearing


July 16th, 2010 - 9:37 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 16 (IANS) The disciplinary committee of the Indian cricket Board Friday decided to allow Lalit Modi, suspended Indian Premier League chairman, to be represented by his legal counsel at the ... Read more...

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Bombay High Court reserves order on Lalit Modi’s petition


July 14th, 2010 - 6:59 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, July 14 (ANI): The Bombay High Court on Wednesday reserved its orders till tomorrow on the petition filed by suspended Indian Premier League (IPL) Commissioner Lalit Modi challenging the disciplinary proceedings ... Read more...

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Modi to reply to BCCI’s third notice


June 15th, 2010 - 5:45 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, June 15 (ANI): Suspended Indian Premier League (IPL) Commissioner Lalit Modi is expected to submit his reply to the third show cause notice of the Board of Control for Cricket in ... Read more...

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US teacher sues school for firing her over ‘fornication’


June 10th, 2010 - 6:00 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 10 (ANI): A former teacher from Florida has filed a federal discrimination lawsuit against a Christian school in St. Cloud after administrators fired her because of "fornication" claims.Jarrestta Hamilton, who ... Read more...

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PCB blames Younis’ counsel for delay in hearing against ‘indefinite’ ban


May 30th, 2010 - 6:48 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, May 30 (ANI): The hearing concerning former captain Younis Khan's appeal against the indefinite ban imposed by the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has been adjourned eight times due to his counsel's ... Read more...

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Muslim American citizen denied re-entry to the U.S.


May 15th, 2010 - 5:13 am ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) – A California-born convert to Islam has been denied re-entry to the United States, the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) said Friday.Raymond Earl Knaeble IV, a 29-year-old Californian, ... Read more...

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House Lawmakers Appeal To President Barack Obama For “National Prayer Day”


April 22nd, 2010 - 8:08 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Washington, Apr 22, (THAINDIAN NEWS) A group of House lawmakers on Wednesday urged the federal government to appeal the decision of the federal judge that ruled the National Prayer Day ... Read more...

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Mindy McCready’s sex tape dishes dirt on pitcher Roger Clemens


March 30th, 2010 - 3:52 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 30 (ANI): Country music singer Mindy McCready is set to kiss and tell in a sex tape titled "Baseball Mistress", about her romp with married pitcher Roger Clemens.Vivid Entertainment will ... Read more...

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Tough law against corporal punishment in Assam schools


February 15th, 2010 - 7:38 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, Feb 15 (IANS) The Assam government Monday introduced a tough legislation banning corporal punishment in schools with provision for prosecuting errant teachers, including suspension and even termination from service. The Assam ... Read more...

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Court allows hearing of petition seeking Fonseka’s release


February 12th, 2010 - 4:43 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, Feb 12 (DPA) Sri Lanka's Supreme Court Friday allowed the hearing of a petition seeking the release of General Sarath Fonseka, the former army chief, who is being held on allegations ... Read more...

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Senator Brown to be seated on Thursday


February 4th, 2010 - 8:33 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington DC, Feb 4 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Senator Brown is all set to be seated on Thursday afternoon, which is 1 week earlier than it was previously scheduled. Earlier he had said ... Read more...

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Oz cricketers body steps to stop impostors targetting Test cricketers


January 31st, 2010 - 12:58 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Jan.31 (ANI): Bogus social networking Internet sites are being created under the names of Australia's top cricketers.The Australian Cricketers Association said it had helped several players and managers to remove ... Read more...

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5 killed in Brazil prison clash


January 17th, 2010 - 2:27 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, Jan 17 (IANS/EFE) Five people were killed and 11 injured in a clash between two groups of inmates in a Brazilian jail, authorities said. Three of those killed were burned ... Read more...

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ULFA chairman Arabinda Rajkhowa, deputy sent to prison


December 26th, 2009 - 6:25 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, Dec 26 (IANS) Outlawed outfit United Liberation Front of Asom (ULFA)'s chairman Arabinda Rajkhowa and deputy commander-in-chief Raju Baruah were Saturday sent to prison by a local court after 22 days ... Read more...

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Rajkhowa, deputy to be produced in Guwahati court


December 17th, 2009 - 1:28 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, Dec 17 (IANS) Outlawed United Liberation Front of Asom (ULFA) chairman Arabinda Rajkhowa and the group's deputy commander-in-chief Raju Baruah will be produced in a Guwahati court Thursday afternoon. Sources said the ... Read more...

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