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Rs.40 lakh looted from Haryana farmer


June 30th, 2012 - 11:07 pm ICT by IANS
Jhajjar (Haryana), June 30 (IANS) A farmer carrying cash to deposit in a bank was waylaid and looted of Rs.40 lakh in Jhajjar district of Haryana Saturday, police said.Satbir Singh, ... Read more...

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Have not said anything wrong, says Kejriwal


March 26th, 2012 - 10:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 26 (IANS) Team Anna member Arvind Kejriwal Monday justified his allegation that many members of parliament, including ministers, were corrupt and rapists, saying he has not ... Read more...

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Kejriwal’s name missing from voters list


February 28th, 2012 - 2:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Ghaziabad, Feb 28 (IANS) Team Anna member Arvind Kejriwal was on his way to Goa Tuesday but returned from the airport to vote in the Uttar Pradesh assembly elections ... Read more...

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Kejriwal defends his remarks about politicians


February 27th, 2012 - 5:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 27 (IANS) After his diatribe against Members of Parliament which angered political parties, Team Anna member Arvind Kejriwal Monday defended his remarks saying he had stated nothing ... Read more...

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Kejriwal’s ‘rapist-MPs’ remark angers politicians (Lead)


February 26th, 2012 - 11:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 26 (IANS) Political parties across the spectrum Sunday slammed Team Anna member Arvind Kejriwal for his "outrageous" remarks that "rapists, murderers and looters" were sitting in ... Read more...

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Kejriwal’s ‘rapist-MPs’ remark draws Congress, BJP ire


February 26th, 2012 - 10:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 26 (IANS) The Congress and the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Sunday slammed Team Anna member Arvind Kejriwal for his "outrageous" remarks that "rapists, murderers and looters" ... Read more...

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India’s corrupt leaders will be ousted like Gaddafi: Ramdev


February 26th, 2012 - 8:55 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Feb 26 (IANS) Baba Ramdev envisions a Libya-like popular revolution in India in which the corrupt leaders will be ousted from power like Muammar Gaddafi, the slain long-time ruler ... Read more...

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Sonia Gandhi slams Mayawati, says UP suffering due to scams


February 19th, 2012 - 6:32 pm ICT by IANS
Aligarh, Feb 19 (IANS) Scams and looters have denied people in Uttar Pradesh of gains from central government funds for development, Congress chief Sonia Gandhi said while attacking ... Read more...

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Did Libya witness biggest theft in archaeological history?


October 31st, 2011 - 12:10 am ICT by IANS
London, Oct 30 (IANS) A gang of looters in Libya have targetted the invaluable treasure of gold and silver coins that are believed to date to the era of ... Read more...

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Time for zero tolerance to street crime: British PM


August 14th, 2011 - 6:55 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 14 (IANS) British Prime Minister David Cameron, faced with one of the worst riots to hit the country, has told police it was time for a "zero ... Read more...

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No malice towards rioters: Indian-origin shop-owner


August 13th, 2011 - 6:54 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 13 (IANS) An Indian-origin shopkeeper in London, who lost 200,000 pounds in riots earlier this week, says he bears no ill will towards the looters who "swept in ... Read more...

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Millionaire’s daughter, postman among London looters


August 11th, 2011 - 6:15 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 11 (IANS) From a charity worker to a postman to a millionaire's daughter -- all appeared in courts here to answer charges over the riots that have plagued ... Read more...

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Now petition calls for evicting London looters


August 11th, 2011 - 5:06 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 11 (IANS) Tens of thousands of people have petitioned the government to take strict actions, including evicition from council houses, against the convicted rioters and looters, a media ... Read more...

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Three Pakistanis killed in Britain


August 10th, 2011 - 9:44 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 10 (IANS) Three Pakistanis were killed in Birmingham Wednesday while protecting a mosque from rioters, police said.The three were hit by a car when they were guarding the ... Read more...

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London will be safe for 2012 Games: Olympics minister


August 10th, 2011 - 3:38 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 10 (IANS) Britain's Sport and Olympics minister Hugh Robertson refuted claims made by China's official news agency Xinhua that London's image as the hosts of 2012 Olympics has ... Read more...

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BlackBerry becomes a weapon for rioters in Britain


August 10th, 2011 - 11:30 am ICT by IANS
Toronto, Aug 10 (IANS) With rioters in Britain using BlackBerry to direct fellow looters to spread mayhem in cities across the country, Blackberry maker Research In Motion (RIM) has promised ... Read more...

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London rioters strip people naked to rob


August 9th, 2011 - 8:10 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 9 (IANS) Rioters in London have forced people to strip naked in the streets before stealing their clothes, a media report said Tuesday.There were shocking scenes as rioters ... Read more...

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BlackBerry helped spread riots in London


August 9th, 2011 - 7:43 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 9 (IANS) There were calls Tuesday to shut down the BlackBerry Messenger service which is thought to have helped mobilise looters in the riots here, a media ... Read more...

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London riots: Restaurant protects diners with rolling pins


August 9th, 2011 - 5:43 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 9 (IANS) When rioters struck at an upmarket restaurant here, they met with unexpected resistance from the staff who ran out with "rolling pins, fry baskets, and other ... Read more...

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London looters stole masks to hide identity


August 9th, 2011 - 5:16 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 9 (IANS) London looters struck at a fancy dress store from where they stole masks so that they could hide their identity, media reports said.At Clapham Junction, the ... Read more...

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Riots erupt in London after fatal shooting (Lead)


August 7th, 2011 - 7:32 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 7 (IANS) More than 20 police officers were injured, cars torched and shops were looted when a major riot erupted in London following a fatal police firing.The violence ... Read more...

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Politics over farmer’s agitation, opposition slams Mayawati (Roundup)


May 9th, 2011 - 9:33 pm ICT by IANS
Greater Noida/Lucknow/New Delhi, May 9 (IANS) Massive security arrangements by the Uttar Pradesh administration saw agitating farmers in Greater Noida lying low Monday after two days of violence that ... Read more...

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MQM calls on Pak Army to save country from clutches of ‘feudal lords’


March 1st, 2011 - 5:45 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Mar 1(ANI): Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) founder-leader Altaf Hussain has called upon the Pakistan Army to save the beleaguered country.Making a telephonic address from London at the 24th foundation day of ... Read more...

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Australians among earthquake looters in Christchurch


February 25th, 2011 - 6:02 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Feb 25 (ANI): Australians are allegedly among bogus officials who are going door-to-door in quake-struck Christchurch scouting out appliances to steal from stressed and vulnerable locals.The search for earthquake survivors continues ... Read more...

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Attempt to steal pharaoh’s statue foiled in Egypt


February 25th, 2011 - 1:23 pm ICT by IANS
Cairo, Feb 25 (IANS/AKI) Archaeologists have thwarted an attempt by looters to steal a statue of Egyptian pharaoh Rameses II who ruled more than 3,000 years ago. The thieves tried to cut ... Read more...

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Egypt to re-open its historical sites on Sunday


February 18th, 2011 - 7:20 pm ICT by ANI
Cairo, Feb 18 (ANI): Egypt is to re-open its historical sites on Sunday in a bid to revive its tourism industry after being affected by the political turmoil that ousted President Hosni ... Read more...

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Congress a party of dacoits, says Gadkari


February 17th, 2011 - 9:38 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Feb 17 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Nitin Gadkari Thursday termed the Congress as a party of "dacoits, looters and thieves" who were busy looting the country.Addressing a public ... Read more...

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Artefacts stolen from Egypt’s national museum


February 13th, 2011 - 7:20 pm ICT by IANS
Cairo, Feb. 13 (IANS) Eight ancient Egyptian artefacts were found missing from the National Museum here, Minister of State for Antiquities Zahi Hawass said Sunday.The missing pieces include "a gilded wood statue ... Read more...

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Omar Suleiman Becomes VP In Trouble Torn Egypt


January 30th, 2011 - 9:12 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Jan 30, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Facing growing civilian unrest in country and facing increasing political pressure from the allies. The president of Egypt Hosni Mubarak appointed the intelligence chief Omar Suleiman ... Read more...

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Death toll rises to 15 in Australia flooding


January 14th, 2011 - 12:42 am ICT by BNO News
BRISBANE, AUSTRALIA (BNO NEWS) -- The death toll in Australia's Lockyer Valley flash flooding has now risen to 15 after rescue workers recovered more bodies on Thursday, local media reported.The bodies were ... Read more...

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The top 10 archaeological discoveries of 2010


December 16th, 2010 - 5:18 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 16 (ANI): The top ten archaeological discoveries for this year have been revealed, and they include royal tombs among others.This year archaeologists were led to the discovery of royal tombs ... Read more...

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Rampant looting taking place in Pak flood affected areas


August 21st, 2010 - 6:01 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Aug 21 (ANI): The plight of the flood victims in Pakistan has aggravated further with rampant looters grabbing at anything that they can get access to in Southern Punjab.According to The ... Read more...

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Red-Shirts burnt 36 buildings in Bangkok after failed agitation


May 21st, 2010 - 5:54 pm ICT by ANI
Bangkok, May 21 (ANI): Bangkok is in a state of anarchy following the Thailand government's forced eviction of the UDD demonstrators' rally site that has left 52 dead in the last six ... Read more...

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Former BSF Director General criticizes Govt. over talks with Maoists


May 20th, 2010 - 9:19 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, May 20 (ANI): Former Director General (DG) of Border Security Force Prakash Singh here on Thursday criticized the Government's proposal to hold peace talks with Maoists despite Dantewada incident ... Read more...

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Ruckus in Parliament over IPL-Gate JPC forces adjournment


April 23rd, 2010 - 2:23 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr 23 (ANI): The Lok Sabha, or Lower House of Parliament, was adjourned for the second time in the day till 2 p.m. on Friday, following a strident demand ... Read more...

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