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Crime Branch probe ordered into death of Bihari youth


August 6th, 2012 - 4:43 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Aug 6 (IANS) The Kerala government Monday ordered a Crime Branch probe into the unnatural death of 34-year-old Satnam Singh Mann, who was brought dead to the Medical College ... Read more...

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In frozen Leh, road safety drill observed


January 5th, 2012 - 12:57 am ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Jan 4 (IANS) A road safety week in frozen Leh where temperatures are a bone-chilling low of minus 18 degrees at night, attracted cheerful and obliging crowds!The authorities in ... Read more...

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Omar chairs high-level meeting to review power status


January 4th, 2012 - 11:08 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Jan 4 (IANS) In an effort to tackle the massive electricity shortage in the Valley, Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah Wednesday asked the power development department (PDD) ... Read more...

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Samajwadi Party leader expelled for protests against Rahul Gandhi


December 13th, 2011 - 11:11 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Dec 13 (IANS) Samajwadi Party general secretary Akhilesh Yadav Tuesday expelled a party leader for indulging in vandalism and showing black flags to Congress leader Rahul Gandhi in ... Read more...

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High court takes serious note of grabbing army land


December 8th, 2011 - 11:50 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Dec 8 (IANS) In what is being described as an unprecendented step, the Lucknow bench of the Allahabad High Court Thursday summoned Uttar Pradesh Chief Secretary Anoop Misra to ... Read more...

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Bridges, houses collapse in heavy rains in Jharkhand


September 24th, 2011 - 8:14 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, Sep 24 (IANS) Two bridges and several houses collapsed and farm lands were inundated in half a dozen districts of Jharkhand following incessant rains over the past four days, ... Read more...

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BSP leader shot dead


July 2nd, 2011 - 11:53 pm ICT by IANS
Gorakhpur (Uttar Pradesh), July 2 (IANS) A local leader of the ruling Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) was shot dead by unidentified assailants in this eastern Uttar Pradesh city late ... Read more...

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Uttar Pradesh restricts gatherings in areas close to Delhi


June 7th, 2011 - 12:36 am ICT by IANS
Lucknow, June 6 (IANS) In an obvious bid to pre-empt any move by yoga guru Baba Ramdev to stage a demonstration near Delhi, the Uttar Pradesh government late Monday evening imposed ... Read more...

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Many holes in Arunima’s story, say railway police


April 26th, 2011 - 7:06 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, April 26 (IANS) While injured athlete Arunima Sinha is receiving treatment at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences in New Delhi, railway police in Uttar Pradesh ... Read more...

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Injured Arunima’s condition stable, say doctors


April 19th, 2011 - 4:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 19 (IANS) National-level volleyball player Arunima Sinha, whose left leg had to be amputated after robbers threw her off a running train last week, is in a ... Read more...

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Uttar Pradesh offers job to injured Arunima


April 18th, 2011 - 4:38 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, April 18 (IANS) Almost seven days after sportswoman Arunima Sinha alias Sonu lost her leg upon being thrown off a train by robbers, the Uttar Pradesh government Monday ... Read more...

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Attacked sportswoman undergoes another amputation


April 17th, 2011 - 11:26 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, April 17 (IANS) Twenty three-year-old sportswoman Arunima Sinha, who had to undergo amputation of her left lower limb after she was thrown off a running train in Bareilly ... Read more...

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Attacked sportswoman wants to set up sports academy


April 16th, 2011 - 7:25 pm ICT by IANS
Bareilly/Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh), April 16 (IANS) Sportswoman Arunima Sinha, who lost her leg after being thrown off a train by robbers, has desired to set up a sports academy for ... Read more...

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Volleyball player who lost leg offered railway job, aid hiked (Second Lead)


April 14th, 2011 - 11:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Bareilly, April 14 (IANS) Volleyball player Arunima Sinha was Thursday offered a job by the Indian Railways three days after she lost a leg when she was pushed ... Read more...

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Thanks for the job, but need justice, says attacked athlete


April 14th, 2011 - 8:55 pm ICT by IANS
Barielly, April 14 (IANS) Arunima Sinha, 23, who lost her leg after being thrown off a train here by robbers, Thursday thanked the Indian Railways for offering her a job ... Read more...

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Rehab Stuff Fired For Blabbing Out Alleged Altercation With Lindsay Lohan


December 23rd, 2010 - 8:29 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Dec 23, (THAINDIAN NEWS) A Betty Ford Center employee, Dawn Holland has been fired from the rehab center for selling the story of her assault by Lindsay Lohan to a ... Read more...

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Raja Bhaiya, Samajwadi Party MP arrested for bid on candidate


December 19th, 2010 - 5:24 pm ICT by IANS
Pratapgarh (Uttar Pradesh), Dec 19 (IANS) Controversial Independent legislator Raghuraj Pratap Singh, better known as Raja Bhaiya, and a Samajwadi Party MP and two legislators, were Sunday arrested for the attempted ... Read more...

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Boscov’s Charity Program To Attract More Crowd


November 27th, 2010 - 8:08 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Nov 27, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Black Friday Deals were on full spirit yesterday. Every retail store had their own ways and strategies of attracting customers at the store. However, some ... Read more...

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Thousands offer Eid prayers amid sporadic violence in Kashmir


November 17th, 2010 - 2:13 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Nov 17 (IANS) Thousands of Muslims offered Eid-ul-Azha prayers across the Kashmir Valley Wednesday even as youth at some places clashed with the security forces, pelting stones and raising pro-freedom slogans.Some ... Read more...

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Kenyan cop kills 10 in shooting rampage


November 7th, 2010 - 5:53 pm ICT by IANS
Nairobi, Nov 7 (IANS) A police officer in Kenya killed 10 people, including two colleagues, in a shooting rampage after he failed to locate his girlfriend in town bars, Xinhua reported Sunday.The ... Read more...

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A district in India where everyone uses toilet


October 18th, 2010 - 6:36 pm ICT by IANS
Satara (Maharashtra), Oct 18 (IANS) Satara district, famous for its lush green hill stations of Mahabaleshwar and Panchgani, now looks cleaner and, importantly, smells fresher, thanks to healthier toilet initiatives.The initiative by ... Read more...

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Prisoner says jail staff stole his undergarments, paste


September 27th, 2010 - 3:16 pm ICT by IANS
Jalgaon (Maharashtra), Sep 27 (IANS) A bizarre case of theft of undergarments, biscuits and toothpaste has been lodged by police in Maharashtra against the superintendent and three employees of a local district ... Read more...

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BSP leader, supporters booked for assaulting woman (Lead)


June 4th, 2010 - 11:36 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, June 4 (IANS) A leader of Uttar Pradesh's ruling Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) and five of his supporters have been booked for allegedly tying up a woman and beating her ... Read more...

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Fahim Ansari returned to Mumbai from Uttar Pradesh court


June 4th, 2010 - 12:13 am ICT by IANS
Lucknow, June 3 (IANS) Recently acquitted for his alleged involvement in the 26/11 Mumbai attack, Fahim Ansari, who was brought here Thursday for trial in another terrorist attack, was returned to Mumbai ... Read more...

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Anti-bullying law passed in Massachusetts


May 4th, 2010 - 2:32 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Massachusetts, May 3 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Massachusetts has passed an anti-bullying law, which covers the Internet cyberspace as well. The legislation came into being, just because of the suicide of a 15 year ... Read more...

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Anti-Bullying Law In Massachusetts Waits To Be Passed By Governor


May 3rd, 2010 - 8:27 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar New York, May 3, (THAINDIAN NEWS) It can be now said that the case of Phoebe Prince will not be repeated again in Massachusetts and that no more student will ... Read more...

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Massachusetts Enacts An Anti-Bullying Law


May 3rd, 2010 - 8:22 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
May 3, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): The state assembly in Massachusetts enacted an anti-bullying law on Thursday. The objective of the law is to put a stop to the recurrence of ... Read more...

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Uttar Pradesh jails to get video-conferencing facility


March 27th, 2010 - 8:50 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, March 27 (IANS) Jails in Uttar Pradesh will soon be equipped with video-conferencing facility to help undertrials attend proceedings without being taken to courts. "We had been planning to find some way ... Read more...

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‘No lapse in Sheila Dikshit’s security’


February 18th, 2010 - 9:45 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Feb 18 (IANS) The Uttar Pradesh government Thursday denied any lapse in the security provided to Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit and former Madhya Pradesh chief minister Digvijay Singh during their ... Read more...

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Malaysian spiritual seeker who ‘went through bad karma in India’ leaves for home


September 12th, 2009 - 1:48 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Sep. 11 (ANI): A Malaysian spiritual seeker, who landed in a Varanasi jail for violating Indian immigration laws, has finally left for home in Johor.After being released from jail on ... Read more...

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Malaysian spiritual seeker recounts how he ended up in Varanasi jail


August 31st, 2009 - 1:48 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug. 31 (ANI): A Malaysian spiritual seeker, who had come to India to learn Vedic healing, had to spend almost two years in an over-crowded Varanasi jail for violating Indian ... Read more...

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Police gun down notorious criminal in Uttar Pradesh


January 27th, 2009 - 9:02 pm ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad, Jan 27 (IANS) Police in Ghaziabad town of Uttar Pradesh Tuesday shot dead a notorious criminal, trying to flee after carrying out a robbery. The shoot-out followed the two motorcycle-borne criminals ... Read more...

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Street justice in Ghaziabad; residents lynch thief


April 25th, 2008 - 7:44 am ICT by admin
Ghaziabad, April 24 (IANS) A man was caught while allegedly attempting to burgle a house here, beaten mercilessly by locals and when he became unconscious, dumped in a drain and left to ... Read more...

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Religious fair visitor arrival figures inflated: CAG


February 20th, 2008 - 4:52 pm ICT by admin
Lucknow, Feb 20 (IANS) Arrival figures at an important religious congregation of the Hindu community, the Ardh Kumbh Mela in Allahabad last year, were inflated, a report by Comptroller and Auditor General ... Read more...

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