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Muslim grouping seeks fair probe in Karnataka terror case


September 1st, 2012 - 12:49 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Aug 31 (IANS) A Muslim federation of over dozen organisations Friday sought a quick and fair investigation into the arrest of 11 youth suspected to have links with banned ... Read more...

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Fresh probe sought into murder of Bhopal RTI activist


June 14th, 2012 - 5:34 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 14 (IANS) The family of slain Right to Information (RTI) activist Shehla Masood Thursday demanded a fresh probe into her cold-blooded killing at her house in Bhopal, ... Read more...

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Scientists edge towards fusion energy for power grid


June 10th, 2012 - 2:09 pm ICT by IANS
Washinghton, June 10 (IANS) Researchers have made a significant headway in developing an experimental reactor that can demonstrate the feasibility of fusion energy for the power grid.Nuclear fusion promises to ... Read more...

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New ISI chief plans Europe visit


April 12th, 2012 - 10:15 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, April 12 (IANS) The new chief of Pakistani spy agency ISI, Lt. Gen. Zahirul Islam, is planning to visit "some European countries" along with his predecessor Lt. Gen. (retd) ... Read more...

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Shehla murder: CBI recovers revolver, bike used in crime


March 25th, 2012 - 10:05 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, March 25 (IANS) Sleuths of the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI), investigating the murder of Right to Information (RTI) activist Shehla Masood, Sunday recovered the home-made revolver and ... Read more...

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World Bank to give Pakistan $1 bn


March 21st, 2012 - 12:54 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 21 (IANS) The World Bank has approved two projects totaling $1.09 billion to boost Pakistan's electricity supply and irrigation sectors.The first project will cost $840 million and will ... Read more...

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One arrested in Kanpur for Shehla murder


March 19th, 2012 - 10:27 pm ICT by IANS
Kanpur, March 19 (IANS) Another man has been arrested in Uttar Pradesh for the murder of RTI activist Shehla Masood in Bhopal.The Special Task Force (STF) swooped on Tabish after ... Read more...

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Shehla murder: BJP legislator offers to quit party post


March 14th, 2012 - 12:23 am ICT by IANS
Bhopal, March 13 (IANS) Bhopal legislator and Dhruv Narayan Singh, who is believed to have known murdered RTI activist Shehla Masood, has offered to resign as vice president of ... Read more...

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Spotlight on lawlessness, illegal mining in Madhya Pradesh (Madhya Pradesh Newsletter) (Lead)


March 10th, 2012 - 5:29 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, March 10 (IANS) The killing of a young Indian Police Service (IPS) officer, crimes against women and the murder of a journalist and his family are among a ... Read more...

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Lawlessness on rise in Madhya Pradesh (Madhya Pradesh Newsletter)


March 10th, 2012 - 4:13 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, March 10 (IANS) The killing of a young Indian Police Service (IPS) officer, crimes against women and the murder of a journalist and his family have spotlighted the ... Read more...

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UP boy killed as candidate’s supporters fire in air


March 6th, 2012 - 10:54 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, March 6 (IANS) A minor boy was killed in Uttar Pradesh's Bhim Nagar district Tuesday afternoon when supporters of the Samajwadi Party (SP) fired in the air to celebrate ... Read more...

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CBI hints at BJP legislator’s role in Shehla Masood’s murder (Lead)


February 29th, 2012 - 10:13 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, Feb 29 (IANS) The probe into the murder of RTI activist Shehla Masood may see more arrests as the CBI Wednesday hinted at the possibility of involvement of a ... Read more...

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Congress’s Muslim card, Ajit Singh’s Jat clout on test in Tuesday’s poll (Lead)


February 27th, 2012 - 10:17 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Feb 27 (IANS) The Muslim card, played heavily by the Congress party, will be on test Tuesday when 68 Uttar Pradesh assembly constituencies go to poll during the ... Read more...

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Rahul, Ajit Singh’s joint rally at Meerut Thursday


February 1st, 2012 - 5:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 1 (IANS) Congress leader Rahul Gandhi and Rashtriya Lok Dal (RLD) chief Ajit Singh will address a joint poll rally at Meerut in western Uttar Pradesh ... Read more...

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Americans know little about Pakistan: Students


February 1st, 2012 - 12:53 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Feb 1 (IANS) Pakistani students who visited the US under an exchange programme and studied in various institutions there said after returning that Americans know very little about Pakistan.The ... Read more...

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Congress hits out at Hazare over remarks on Rahul, Sonia


December 13th, 2011 - 12:27 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 12 (IANS) The Congress Monday hit out at Anna Hazare for his attacks on party chief Sonia Gandhi and general secretary Rahul Gandhi, terming the remarks ... Read more...

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Samajwadi Party MP Rasheed Masood joins Congress


December 12th, 2011 - 8:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 12 (IANS) Samajwadi Party MP Rasheed Masood Monday joined the Congress, giving the party another boost in poll-bound Uttar Pradesh.Rasheed's entry comes two days after the Rashtriya ... Read more...

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RLD joins hands with Congress for Uttar Pradesh polls


December 11th, 2011 - 12:59 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 10 (IANS) The Congress Saturday got a boost for its prospects in Uttar Pradesh with Ajit Singh's Rashtriya Lok Dal (RLD) joining hands with it for ... Read more...

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Chinese-built Pakistan Navy ship to visit Malaysia


December 5th, 2011 - 12:13 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Dec 5 (IANS) A Pakistan Navy ship, built in China, will visit Malaysia to participate in a five-day long maritime and aerospace exercise.PNS SAIF is representing Pakistan Navy in ... Read more...

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States told to act against RTI attackers


November 24th, 2011 - 8:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 24 (IANS) State governments should "promptly" investigate victimization of RTI activists and take action against their attackers, the Rajya Sabha was informed Thursday.Minister of State in the ... Read more...

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IMF to review Pakistan economy


October 17th, 2011 - 11:59 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Oct 17 (IANS) A delegation of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) will visit Pakistan to review the country's financial condition, an official said.The delegation will arrive here Nov 12, ... Read more...

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6 injured in rocket attack at Pakistani governor’s meet


October 11th, 2011 - 7:54 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Oct 11 (IANS) Suspected Taliban militants Tuesday fired rockets at a jirga or council of elders in a Pakistani tribal region when the governor of northwestern Khyber Pakhtoonkhwa ... Read more...

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Five Saker falcons freed


September 20th, 2011 - 2:00 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Sep 20 (IANS) Five Saker falcons, which were seized from smugglers, were released in Pakistan's Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province.The province's Governor Masood Kausar released the five Saker falcons at a ... Read more...

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Rs.5 lakh reward for information on RTI activist’s murder


September 16th, 2011 - 11:40 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, Sep 16 (IANS) The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI), probing the murder of Right to Information (RTI) activist Shehla Masood, Friday announced a reward of Rs.5 lakh to ... Read more...

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‘Why was Team Anna silent on RTI activist’s murder?’


September 11th, 2011 - 11:25 am ICT by IANS
Bhopal, Sep 11 (IANS) The family of RTI activist and India Against Corruption's Madhya Pradesh chapter head Shehla Masood, who was killed here last month, feels the probe into ... Read more...

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CBI to ‘recreate’ RTI activist’s murder scene


September 5th, 2011 - 2:41 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, Sep 5 (IANS) The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) Monday began probing the murder of RTI activist Shehla Masood and said it would first "recreate" the sequence of ... Read more...

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12 RTI activists killed; report calls them ’sitting ducks’


September 2nd, 2011 - 6:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 2 (IANS) At least 12 Right to Information (RTI) activists have been killed in the line of duty since last year - the latest victim being ... Read more...

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BJP MP, to be quizzed, praises murdered activist


September 1st, 2011 - 9:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 1 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP Tarun Vijay Thursday praised RTI activist Shehla Masood after police said he would be questioned over her audacious murder. With ... Read more...

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CBI probe an option in RTI activist’s murder: Chidambaram


September 1st, 2011 - 5:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 1 (IANS) Calling the murder of RTI activist Shehla Masood as a "serious" matter, Home Minister P. Chidambaram Thursday said Madhya Pradesh can request for a ... Read more...

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24 commodities dearer in Pakistan in Ramzan’s first week


August 7th, 2011 - 6:45 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 7 (IANS) The prices of 24 essential commodities have gone up across Pakistan in the first week of Ramzan, affecting the poor and middle-class people the most, a ... Read more...

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EastEnders fans complain of sea-sickness after watching camera wobbling scene


July 19th, 2011 - 9:32 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, July 19 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Several fans of EastEnders have complained feeling sea-sick after they watched an episode of the series. The complaint follows a scene where the camera seems to have ... Read more...

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AMU may get Indo-US energy centre


June 22nd, 2011 - 4:44 pm ICT by IANS
Aligarh, June 22 (IANS) The Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) may soon host the Indo-US energy centre.Farooq Abdullah, minister for new and renewable energy, has promised to clear the project, ... Read more...

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Tanvir to lead Pakistan side against Afghanistan


May 18th, 2011 - 8:24 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, May 18 (IANS) Pakistan's out-of-favour Test all-rounder Sohail Tanvir has been appointed the captain of its second string team that will take on Afghanistan in a ground-breaking one-day series ... Read more...

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NGO demands CBI inquiry into tigress death


May 18th, 2011 - 7:33 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, May 18 (IANS) Udai Foundation, a wildlife conservation NGO, Wednesday sought a Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) probe into the death of a tigress a year ago.Wildlife activist Shehla ... Read more...

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Did Bali bomber Patek’s arrest help US reach Osama?


May 5th, 2011 - 12:58 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, May 5 (ANI): The arrest of Bali bomber Umar Patek, who was seeking a meeting with Osama bin Laden, has raised questions about whether Patek provided vital information to the mission ... Read more...

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