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Russian faces jail for taking money from beggar


September 7th, 2012 - 11:15 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Sep 7 (IANS) A man in south Russia's Astrakhan region faces up to 10 years in prison for allegedly taking 46 rubles ($2) from a beggar, RIA Novosti reported.According ... Read more...

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Police get more time to probe why Kanda ignored warrant


August 31st, 2012 - 8:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 30 (IANS) A Delhi court Friday granted 10 days to the police to probe why former Haryana minister Gopal Goyal Kanda and his brother Govind Kanda were ... Read more...

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More trouble for Kanda, could face charges in cheque bounce case


August 30th, 2012 - 7:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 30 (IANS) Even as he is fighting off charges of involvement in the suicide of ex-employee Geetika Sharma, former Haryana minister Gopal Goyal Kanda could be booked ... Read more...

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32 convicted in Naroda Patiya massacre


August 29th, 2012 - 1:28 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, Aug 29 (IANS) A special court in Gujarat Wednesday convicted 32 people, including a former Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) minister, for the massacre of 97 people in Naroda ... Read more...

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Give death to Nitish Katara killers, police tell court


August 28th, 2012 - 11:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 28 (IANS) Seeking death penalty for the convicts, police Tuesday told the Delhi High Court that Nitish Katara and Bharti Yadav were in an "intense relationship" and ... Read more...

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Two President’s Bodyguards get life term for rape


August 24th, 2012 - 12:18 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 23 (IANS) Two armymen, members of the President's Bodyguards, were Thursday sentenced to life term for gangraping a college girl here in 2003 by the Delhi High ... Read more...

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British police arrest man over tweet to diver


July 31st, 2012 - 7:32 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 31 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Dorset police Tuesday arrested a 17-year-old man for sending a malicious Tweet to British diver Tom Daley.The user "@Rileyy_69" claimed 18-year-old Daley had let down ... Read more...

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Don Bosco warden arrested in Bengal on charges of sodomy


July 16th, 2012 - 4:28 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 16 (IANS) A hostel superintendent was arrested Monday for allegedly sexually assaulting a class V student of Don Bosco School at Sagardighi in West Bengal's Murshidabad district, police ... Read more...

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Visva Bharati shocker: Varsity team visits student


July 12th, 2012 - 1:06 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 11 (IANS) A team from the Visva-Bharati University Wednesday visited the house of the 10-year-old girl, four days after she was allegedly made to lick her own urine ... Read more...

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Vishva Bharati case: Girl yet to recover from shock (Lead)


July 10th, 2012 - 9:20 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 10 (IANS) Traumatised and shocked, the 10-year-old girl who was allegedly made to drink her own urine in the Visva-Bharati campus as a punishment for bedwetting is ... Read more...

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Vishva-Bharati case: Girl refuses to go back to school


July 10th, 2012 - 6:29 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 10 (IANS) The 10-year-old student who was allegedly made to drink her own urine in West Bengal's Visva-Bharati campus as a punishment for bedwetting says she does not ... Read more...

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Abu Salem gets bail in extortion case (Lead)


June 26th, 2012 - 8:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 26 (IANS) A Delhi court Tuesday granted bail to extradited gangster Abu Salem in a 2002 extortion case. He would remain in judicial custody as he is ... Read more...

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Abu Salem gets bail in extortion case


June 26th, 2012 - 4:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 26 (IANS) A Delhi court Tuesday granted bail to extradited gangster Abu Salem in a 2002 extortion case.Chief Metropolitan Magistrate Vinod Yadav granted bail to Salem on ... Read more...

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Spying case: Court notice to diplomat Madhuri Gupta (Lead)


May 8th, 2012 - 7:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 8 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Tuesday issued notice to Madhuri Gupta, a suspended Indian diplomat and alleged spy of Pakistan's Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI), on a Delhi ... Read more...

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Spying case: Court notice to diplomat Madhuri Gupta


May 8th, 2012 - 7:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 8 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Tuesday issued notice to Madhuri Gupta, a suspended Indian diplomat and alleged spy of Pakistan's Inter-Services Intelligence, on a Delhi Police ... Read more...

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Sanjay Dutt gets relief in Uttar Pradesh case


May 4th, 2012 - 5:55 pm ICT by IANS
Allahabad, May 4 (IANS) Film star Sanjay Dutt has been granted relief by the Allahabad High Court which stayed the criminal proceedings against the actor in a sessions court ... Read more...

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Gilani contempt verdict to be announced April 26


April 24th, 2012 - 5:36 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, April 24 (IANS) The Pakistan Supreme Court will announce April 26 the verdict in the contempt of court case against Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani for not writing ... Read more...

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Drug users may face jail under new Russian bill


March 20th, 2012 - 10:21 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, March 20 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The Russian anti-drug watchdog has prepared a bill introducing punishment of up to two years in jail for drug users.According to the RAPSI news agency, ... Read more...

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Russia urges US to respect rights of WikiLeaks suspect


March 9th, 2012 - 9:43 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, March 9 (IANS) Russia wants the US to respect the human rights of a soldier accused of leaking American classified information through whistleblowing website WikiLeaks, a Russian foreign ministry ... Read more...

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Kolkata rape: Three sent to judicial custody


March 3rd, 2012 - 9:41 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, March 3 (IANS) A city court Saturday sent three accused, arrested for allegedly gangraping an Anglo-Indian woman in a moving car here last month, to judicial custody till March ... Read more...

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2G: Former telecom secretary Behura’s bail plea dismissed (Second Lead)


December 16th, 2011 - 8:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 16 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Friday dismissed the bail application of former telecom secretary Siddhartha Behura, an accused in 2G spectrum case, saying that being a ... Read more...

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Bail hearing of Kanimozhi, five others deferred till Monday (Second Lead)


November 25th, 2011 - 9:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 25 (IANS) DMK MP Kanimozhi was hoping to get bail Friday, but it was not to be with the Delhi High Court adjourning till Monday the hearing ... Read more...

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Family wants capital punishment for Dey’s killers


November 25th, 2011 - 8:24 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 25 (IANS) The family members of slain senior journalist Jyotirmoy Dey Friday demanded that capital punishment be given to his killers.Mid Day's editor (special investigations), Dey (56) was ... Read more...

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Denial of bail to Kanimozhi not end of road: Congress


November 3rd, 2011 - 4:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 3 (IANS) Observing that the rejection of DMK MP Kanimozhi's bail plea is not the end of the road, the Congress Thursday said the court order should ... Read more...

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2G case: Behura says CBI discriminating


November 1st, 2011 - 8:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 1 (IANS) Former telecom secretary Siddharth Behura, arrested in the 2G case, Tuesday told a special court here that the CBI was discriminating against him by not ... Read more...

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Bail orders reserved, dark Diwali for Kanimozhi, six others


October 24th, 2011 - 7:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 24 (IANS) It would be Diwali behind bars for DMK MP Kanimozhi and six others accused in the 2G spectrum allocation case with a Central Bureau of ... Read more...

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Raja, others charged in 2G case


October 22nd, 2011 - 2:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 22 (IANS) A special CBI court Saturday charged former communications minister A. Raja, along with others accused in the 2G spectrum case, for criminal breach of trust ... Read more...

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Pune gang-rape accused trio get life terms


October 21st, 2011 - 9:12 pm ICT by IANS
Pune, Oct 21 (IANS) A court here Friday awarded life sentences to the three accused in the gang-rape of a married woman near Hinjewadi, on the outskirts of the city ... Read more...

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Fardeen relieved and grateful at court verdict


October 7th, 2011 - 2:18 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 7 (IANS) Bollywood actor Fardeen Khan and his family are deeply gratified by the court's decision to try him for only attempting to buy cocaine, dropping the ... Read more...

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Cocaine case: Fardeen charged with lighter offence


October 4th, 2011 - 10:41 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 4 (IANS) A Mumbai sessions court Tuesday framed charges against actor Fardeen Khan for attempting to buy cocaine in a 2001 case, dropping against him the graver ... Read more...

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All 269 guilty in Vachathi mass rape, assault case


September 29th, 2011 - 10:34 pm ICT by IANS
Dharmapuri (Tamil Nadu), Sep 29 (IANS) Nearly two decades after a brutal assault on tribals by police, forest and revenue officials in Vachathi village and the rape of 18 women, ... Read more...

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Slap murder charge if holy book is damaged: SGPC


September 29th, 2011 - 3:48 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Sep 29 (IANS) The Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) will press for murder charge if anyone desecrates the Sikh holy book, Guru Granth Sahib, SGPC chief Avtar Singh Makkar ... Read more...

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Jethmalani’s defence of Rajiv killers not party line: BJP


August 29th, 2011 - 6:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 29 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party Monday (BJP) distanced itself from its Rajya Sabha member and lawyer Ram Jethmalani's decision to fight the case for those ... Read more...

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Red Fort attack: LeT militant’s death sentence upheld (Second Lead)


August 11th, 2011 - 12:59 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 10 (IANS) Terming the Dec 22, 2000, Red Fort assault as "an attack on Mother India", the Supreme Court Wednesday upheld the death sentence awarded to Lashkar-e-Taiba ... Read more...

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Red Fort attack: LeT militant’s death sentence upheld (Lead)


August 10th, 2011 - 10:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 10 (IANS) The Supreme Court Wednesday upheld the death sentence awarded to Lashkar-e-Taiba militant Mohammad Arif alias Ashfaq, a Pakistani national, for the Dec 22, 2000, Red ... Read more...

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