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Ramdev begins three-day fast, warns of revolution (Third Lead)


August 9th, 2012 - 7:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 9 (IANS) Back at the Ramlila Maidan to continue the movement against corruption, yoga guru Baba Ramdev Thursday began a three-day symbolic fast and warned of ... Read more...

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Ramdev back at Ramlila ground, on three-day fast (Second Lead)


August 9th, 2012 - 4:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 9 (IANS) Back at the Ramlila Maidan, yoga guru Baba Ramdev Thursday announced a three-day fast against corruption and black money and said the government would ... Read more...

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Olympic boxing: India’s Devendro marches into quarters (Lead)


August 4th, 2012 - 9:14 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 4 (IANS) India's Laishram Devendro Singh marched into the last eight of the men's 49kg boxing event at the London Olympics with another dominating performance that saw him ... Read more...

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Olympic badminton: India’s Saina marches into quarters


August 2nd, 2012 - 1:48 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 2 (IANS) On a day when the badminton world was shrouded with controversy, it was business as usual for India's Saina Nehwal as she cruised into the quarterfinals ... Read more...

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Olympics boxing: Jai Bhagwan marches into round of 16 (Lead)


July 29th, 2012 - 9:27 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 29 (IANS) Inspired by chants of "India, India" resonating in the ExCeL London Exhibition Centre, boxer Jai Bhagwan outclassed his Seychelles' opponent Andrique Allisop 18-8 in the lightweight ... Read more...

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Jammu shuts down against fuel price hike


May 31st, 2012 - 3:47 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, May 31 (IANS) Vehicles went off the roads and shops and businesses were shut Thursday in this Kashmir city as part of an all-India shutdown to protest the ... Read more...

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Ramdev, Hazare to sit on fast against graft Sunday


May 30th, 2012 - 5:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 30 (IANS) Yoga guru Baba Ramdev will sit on a day-long fast against corruption and black money in the capital Sunday (June 3). Social activist Anna ... Read more...

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BJD calls Odisha shutdown against petrol price hike


May 25th, 2012 - 6:04 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, May 25 (IANS) Odisha's ruling Biju Janata Dal (BJD) Friday called for a statewide shutdown May 31 to protest the hike in petrol prices by oil marketing companies.At an ... Read more...

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Police foil employees’ march in Srinagar, scores detained


May 9th, 2012 - 6:00 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, May 9 (IANS) Police foiled a march by employees in Srinagar even as work in government offices remained paralyzed across the state Wednesday for the second successive day.Over 4.5 ... Read more...

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Denied bank loan, Kerala nursing student ends life


April 30th, 2012 - 6:37 pm ICT by IANS
Kottayam, April 30 (IANS) A Kerala nursing student, who poisoned herself after failing to secure an education loan, died at a medical college here Monday.Shruthi Srikanth was a bright student, ... Read more...

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Rajoana to hang Saturday, rules court (Lead)


March 27th, 2012 - 7:31 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, March 27 (IANS) Babbar Khalsa terrorist Balwant Singh Rajoana, sentenced to death in the 1995 assassination of then Punjab chief minister Beant Singh, is to hang as scheduled on ... Read more...

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Will Ferrell marches through the Mardi Gras parade


February 21st, 2012 - 12:28 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Louisiana, Feb 20 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Comedian Will Ferrell added some royalty to his life when he marched through the streets of Louisiana dressed as King Bacchus. The 44-year-old was dressed in the ... Read more...

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Protests in Chhattisgarh town over renaming district


January 19th, 2012 - 3:42 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, Jan 19 (IANS) Hundreds of people in Chhattisgarh's Baloda Bazar town Thursday took to streets against the state government for renaming a district even as the ruling Bharatiya ... Read more...

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With flowers, candles Kolkata mourns its hospital victims


December 10th, 2011 - 9:50 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Dec 10 (IANS) Kolkata residents hit the streets Saturday, protesting the "callousness" of the AMRI Hospital through silent marches and tearfully remembering with bouquets and lighted candles the 90 ... Read more...

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Issue white paper on money spent on parks: Amar Singh to Mayawati


November 15th, 2011 - 7:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 15 (IANS) Rashtriya Lokmanch president Amar Singh Tuesday demanded a white paper from Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati on the money spent in constructing Ambedkar parks in ... Read more...

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Occupy Wall Street protestors plan march from NYC to DC


November 9th, 2011 - 7:56 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Nov 9 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Some Occupy Wall Street protesters have announced that they will walk from their base in New York City to Washington D.C. The protesters say they ... Read more...

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Support intensifies for Hazare in Orissa


August 18th, 2011 - 10:17 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Aug 18 (IANS) Support intensified for social activist Anna Hazare in Orissa with people from different walks of life Thursday continuing with demonstrations, marches and rallies.While lawyers, students, ... Read more...

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Anna’s protest affects Orissa courts, schools


August 17th, 2011 - 3:29 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Aug 17 (IANS) Lawyers boycotted courts and students skipped classes in many towns across Orissa Wednesday to support activist Anna Hazare's fight against corruption.Work at various courts ... Read more...

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Moradabad curfew to be relaxed for 16 hours


August 16th, 2011 - 9:38 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Aug 16 (IANS) With normalcy returning fast to the trouble-torn areas in Uttar Pradesh's Moradabad city days after a communal clash left 13 people injured, the authorities Tuesday decided ... Read more...

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Marches in Ghaziabad to back Hazare


August 15th, 2011 - 10:28 pm ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad, Aug 15 (IANS) Ghaziabad residents and students Monday took out marches and came out in support of activist Anna Hazare's crusade against corruption.The spontaneously organised marches were joined by ... Read more...

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Remains of Hitler’s deputy cremated in Germany


July 22nd, 2011 - 11:36 am ICT by IANS
Berlin, July 22 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Remains of Adolf Hitler's deputy and Nazi criminal Rudolf Hess have been cremated to scatter his ashes over a lake to prevent his grave from ... Read more...

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Mumbai media takes credit for arrest of Dey killers


June 28th, 2011 - 10:15 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 28 (IANS) The Mumbai media Tuesday said the arrest of journalist Jyotirmoy Dey's murder was "a small victory for (the) media and public opinion".The Mumbai Press Club said ... Read more...

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BJP to launch more marches against Uttar Pradesh land acquisition


June 12th, 2011 - 9:53 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, June 12 (IANS) Buoyed by the "overwhelming response" to its just-concluded four-day "Kisan Yatra" in some districts of Uttar Pradesh, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Sunday announced it ... Read more...

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Amnesty International urges Russia to permit gay parade


May 19th, 2011 - 6:23 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, May 19 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Amnesty International is urging authorities in Moscow to reverse their decision to ban a gay parade.Moscow's city government in mid-May officially rejected an application to ... Read more...

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Moscow bans gay parade


May 18th, 2011 - 11:12 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, May 18 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Moscow's city government has officially rejected an application to hold a gay pride parade, the mayor's office said."Moscow's authorities have prohibited the gay pride parade ... Read more...

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Thousands across India march against corruption


May 1st, 2011 - 9:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 1 (IANS) A day before the second meeting of the joint Lokpal Bill drafting committee, thousands of people marched in Delhi and over 20 other major cities ... Read more...

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Omar’s poser on accountability


April 9th, 2011 - 6:57 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, April 9 (IANS) Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah Saturday posed a question after social activist Anna Hazare succeeded in making the government agree to go in for ... Read more...

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Hazare’s crusade gets support in Tripura


April 8th, 2011 - 5:46 pm ICT by IANS
Agartala, April 8 (IANS) Various social organisations and NGOs in Tripura have come out in support of social activist Anna Hazare, whose indefinite fast in New Delhi for a ... Read more...

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BJP to organise symbolic marathon races against corruption


March 10th, 2011 - 12:28 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 9 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has hit upon a new idea to attract crowds as part of its nationwide "people's agitation" against the "corruption ... Read more...

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US Army incorporates yoga in training


March 7th, 2011 - 10:27 am ICT by IANS
Washington, March 7 (IANS) The US Army has introduced yoga for the first time in its physical fitness regimen.The changes in its "combat readiness test" are being made as part ... Read more...

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Popular Malkangiri collector worked hard for people


February 24th, 2011 - 11:07 pm ICT by IANS
By Jatindra Dash Bhubaneswar, Feb 24 (IANS) In his frequent interactions with the people of Malkangiri as he traversed remote areas of the district on his motorcycle, Malkangiri district collector R. Vineel Krishna, ... Read more...

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Haryana leader starts tractor ‘yatra’


February 22nd, 2011 - 12:53 am ICT by IANS
Kalka (Haryana), Feb 21 (IANS) At a time when most politicians use luxurious motorised raths (chariot) to conduct marches, Haryana Janhit Congress chief Kuldeep Bishnoi Monday initiated his party's 'Janhit Yatra' from ... Read more...

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Millions march to call for Berlusconi to resign


February 14th, 2011 - 12:32 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 14 (ANI): Millions of women marched the streets of Italy to call for the resignation of PM Silvio Berlusconi, who has been tangled in one scandal after another.Marches were held ... Read more...

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Doctor shot dead in Mexican city


December 24th, 2010 - 12:13 pm ICT by IANS
Ciudad Juarez (Mexico), Dec 24 (IANS/EFE) Gunmen shot dead a doctor outside his house in Mexico's Ciudad Juarez city, authorities said.Alfonso Perez Dominguez was killed Wednesday as he got into his car ... Read more...

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Martial Law To Be Imposed In UK?


December 16th, 2010 - 8:27 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Dec 16, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The top police officials in the UK have hinted at the possibility of banning student marches and protest gatherings owing to some instances of violent protest ... Read more...

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