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Six hungry orphan siblings of UP seek death


August 30th, 2012 - 7:58 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Aug 30 (IANS) Six orphan siblings Thursday submitted a memorandum to the district magistrate of Kannauj, 125 km from here, seeking permission to kill themselves as they had no ... Read more...

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Rs.1,813 in Rajendra Prasad’s bank account (Lead)


July 4th, 2012 - 5:43 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, July 4 (IANS) A total of Rs.1,813 is lying unclaimed in a bank account that India's first president, Rajendra Prasad, opened a few months before he died.For 50 long ... Read more...

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Colonialism’s shadow lingers over Goa village (Letter from Goa)


June 22nd, 2012 - 12:05 pm ICT by IANS
Mayem (Goa), June 22 (IANS) Even 50 years after liberation from Portuguese rule, the shadow of colonialism still looms over this little village in Goa about 30 km from state ... Read more...

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Apex court seeks time frame for deciding mercy pleas


April 19th, 2012 - 8:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 19 (IANS) The Supreme Court Thursday asked the government to set a time frame for deciding death row convicts' mercy petitions pending before it."You give us the ... Read more...

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Pakistan court seeks reply on likely pardon for Sarabjit


June 15th, 2011 - 7:02 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 15 (IANS) A Pakistani court has sought reply within three weeks from the government on a petition "seeking judicial restraint" on the possible presidential pardon to Indian ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Pak Home Ministry given a week’s time to reply in Davis shootout victims’ heirs case


April 12th, 2011 - 4:56 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, April 12(ANI): The Lahore High Court has granted a week's time to the Pakistan Interior Ministry to submit its reply on the mysterious disappearance of the legal heirs of the January ... Read more...

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Lahore HC gives both Pak, Punjab govts 10 days to recover heirs of Davis’ victims


April 1st, 2011 - 2:40 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, April 1(ANI): The Lahore High Court has directed the federal and provincial governments of Pakistan to recover the legal heirs of the January 27 Raymond Davis shootout victims within ten days.The ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Pak Punjab Govt didn’t bow to foreign pressure to release Davis despite threats: Shahbaz


March 29th, 2011 - 2:41 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Mar 29(ANI): The Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz-led Punjab government has claimed that it had been pressurised, even intimidated, by foreign powers seeking the release of double murder accused CIA operative Raymond Davis, ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

US begins probe into Raymond Davis shooting incident


March 23rd, 2011 - 4:22 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Mar 23(ANI): The US Department of Justice has started an investigation into the January 27 shootout, in which CIA contractor Raymond Davis had killed two youths in Pakistan."Yes I confirm that ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Victims’ heirs weren’t under any pressure to accept blood money, pardon Davis: Lawyer


March 21st, 2011 - 11:23 am ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Mar 21(ANI): The heirs of the two Pakistani men shot dead by CIA operative Raymond Davis in Lahore were not pressurised in any way to accept blood-money and pardon the American, ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Pak NA motion calls to debate state institutions’ role in Davis’ acquittal


March 19th, 2011 - 6:10 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Mar 19(ANI): The Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) has submitted an adjournment motion in the National Assembly calling for a debate on the role of the army, the intelligence agencies, the judiciary, ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

US expects to get ‘blood money’ bill over Davis’ acquittal: Official


March 19th, 2011 - 4:34 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 19(ANI): The Obama administration "fully expects to get the bill" over double murder-accused CIA contractor Raymond Davis' acquittal at some point and would pay it, a US official has said.The ... Read more...

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Inappropriate to hold one institution responsible for Davis’ acquittal: Gilani


March 19th, 2011 - 3:11 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Mar 19(ANI): Pakistan Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani has said that the country's leadership including the Opposition had reached a consensus that the final decision on double murder-accused CIA contractor ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Raymond Davis himself paid blood money: Pak Attorney General


March 19th, 2011 - 11:53 am ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Mar 19(ANI): Pakistan Attorney General Maulvi Anwar ul-Haq has revealed that double murder-accused CIA contractor Raymond Davis had paid the blood money to the heirs in his individual capacity.Anwar said that ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Judge who acquitted Davis of double murder charges goes on leave


March 17th, 2011 - 4:31 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Mar 17(ANI): The judge who conducted the double murder case hearing against CIA contractor Raymond Davis has gone on leave.Additional district and sessions judge (ASJ) Yousuf Ojla did not come to ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Davis’ release challenged in Lahore High Court


March 17th, 2011 - 4:30 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Mar 17(ANI): The release of double murder-accused CIA contractor Raymond Davis has been challenged in the Lahore High Court (LHC).Davis, who was arrested in Lahore for killing two Pakistani youths Faizan ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

All eyes on Saudi role in resolving US-Pak diplomatic row over Davis’ detention


March 9th, 2011 - 2:02 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Mar 9(ANI): In the wake of the US-Pakistan diplomatic standoff over the Raymond Davis issue, all eyes are on Saudi Arabia for its possible role in resolving the dispute by ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

All eyes on Arjun Singh’s autobiography


March 8th, 2011 - 9:17 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, March 8 (IANS) With Congress leader Arjun Singh passing away, people are now awaiting his autobiography which he was working on when he died March 4.The autobiography, tentatively ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Pak Supreme Court can issue notices to spymasters as no one above law: Chief Justice


November 26th, 2010 - 1:26 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Nov 26 (ANI): The Supreme Court of Pakistan has ruled that it has the authority under the constitution to serve notices to intelligence agencies, as no one is above the ... Read more...

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Pak intelligence agencies can’t be made respondents in constitutional plea: Spy chiefs


November 25th, 2010 - 6:11 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Nov 25 (ANI): The intelligence agencies of Pakistan cannot be made respondents in constitutional petitions, the heads of these agencies have said.On Wednesday, Attorney General Moulvi Anwarul Haq submitted a ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Bill to amend law on migrant property introduced


November 15th, 2010 - 5:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 15 (IANS) The government Monday introduced a legislation in parliament that gives Indian Muslims - if they are legal heirs - a right to claim the properties of ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Government’s nod to changes in enemy property act (Lead)


October 20th, 2010 - 7:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 20 (IANS) The government Wednesday cleared changes to an over 40-year-old legislation for Indian Muslims - if they are legal heirs - to claim the properties of relatives ... Read more...

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Kin of firm’s dead employee ineligible for share allocation: Court


October 7th, 2010 - 8:23 pm ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, Oct 7 (IANS) The Gujarat High Court has dismissed a petition filed by the family members of an employee of a company seeking allotment of shares that she was entitled to ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Youth found dead in auto rickshaw in Srinagar’s Sonawarbagh area


September 26th, 2010 - 10:39 pm ICT by ANI
Srinagar, Sep. 26 (ANI): Police have found dead body of a youth in suspicious circumstances here in an auto rikshaw near Accountability commission Office at Sonawarbagh area of Sringar.According to police, ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Even a prisoner has right to live: High court


May 24th, 2010 - 8:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 24 (IANS) Holding that even a prisoner has a right to live, the Delhi High Court Monday enhanced the compensation for the kin of a life convict who died ... Read more...

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Petitioner fined for filing frivolous petition


November 14th, 2009 - 6:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 14 (IANS) Terming a petition in a property dispute as filed "just to waste the time of the court", the Delhi High Court has slapped a fine of Rs.10,000 ... Read more...

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Court pulls up government on plight of POWs in Pakistan


September 16th, 2009 - 10:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 16 (IANS) Delhi High Court Wednesday took a serious view of the fact that a prisoner of war (POW) of unsound mind has been languishing in a Pakistani jail ... Read more...

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Cour verdict in property case comes after 39 years!


April 2nd, 2009 - 10:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 2 (IANS) Finally, after 39 years of legal battle, Nirmala Devi got her home back from relatives who were forcibly staying in it. The Delhi High Court Thursday ... Read more...

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Government declares compensation for Mumbai attack victims


February 17th, 2009 - 6:44 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 17 (ANI): The Government has declared a compensation for families of the 164 victims, including 22 security personnel, killed in the Mumbai terror attacks. Minister of State for Home ... Read more...

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Nine years later, Kandahar victims to get compensation


December 4th, 2008 - 7:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 4 (IANS) Justice has finally been delivered to the 174 passengers who had boarded the Indian Airlines flight from Kathmandu to New Delhi that was hijacked to Kandahar in ... Read more...

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Union Bank of India to expand operations


April 4th, 2008 - 6:59 pm ICT by admin
Chennai, April 4 (IANS) Mumbai-headquartered Union Bank of India (UBI) is on a network expansion spree, a top official of the bank said here Friday. "The bank will be adding around 600 ... Read more...

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Over 48 mln rupees paid as compensation to Samjhauta blast victims


November 14th, 2007 - 10:18 am ICT by admin
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