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Three Lucknow students die in accident


September 5th, 2012 - 10:46 am ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Sep 5 (IANS) Three Lucknow university students were killed and three injured when their car turned turtle here late Tuesday, police said.The accident took place after a tyre of ... Read more...

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Poverty-stricken woman sells infant to pay debt


September 4th, 2012 - 7:34 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Sep 4 (IANS) A poverty-stricken woman in Bihar's Samastipur district sold her one-and-half-year-old malnourished son for Rs.19,000 to pay off a debt. The infant was recovered from the woman ... Read more...

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Man murdered for harassing newly-wed woman


July 14th, 2012 - 11:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 14 (IANS) A 25-year-old man was kidnapped from here and murdered by the husband and brother of a newly-married woman for harassing her through phone calls and ... Read more...

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Three held in Gurgaon for college girl’s gangrape


June 8th, 2012 - 8:40 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, June 8 (IANS) Three young men, including an engineer, were arrested here Friday for gangraping a college girl, while a fourth accused is on the run, Haryana ... Read more...

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IPL molestation case: Victim’s fiancee backs her version


May 20th, 2012 - 10:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 20 (IANS) The statement of the fiancee of an American woman, who was allegedly molested in a five-star hotel here by IPL cricketer Luke Pomersbach, has corroborated ... Read more...

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IPL player Luke Pomersbach gets bail (Lead)


May 19th, 2012 - 8:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 19 (IANS) A Delhi court Saturday granted bail to Australian player Luke Pomersbach of the Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) team, who was arrested for allegedly molesting an ... Read more...

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Two killed, two injured in wall collapses


May 13th, 2012 - 10:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 13 (IANS) Two people, including a 25-year-old woman, were killed while two injured in two separate wall collapses in the capital, police said Sunday.Abhishek, 20, a resident ... Read more...

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A white ribbon flutters towards safe motherhood in Rajasthan (With Images)


April 29th, 2012 - 4:47 pm ICT by IANS
Jodhpur, April 29 (IANS) Will the baby live? Will the mother survive childbirth? Not very long ago, it was left to fate to decide how a pregnant woman and her ... Read more...

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Dumb woman killed, body chopped in Bihar


April 17th, 2012 - 11:41 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, April 17 (IANS) A dumb woman was killed and her chopped body parts were dumped near railway tracks in three different districts in Bihar, police said Tuesday. Her ... Read more...

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Train crushes woman, child


February 3rd, 2012 - 10:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 3 (IANS) A young woman and her two-year-old daughter were killed when the mother jumped before a speeding train with the baby in her arms, police said ... Read more...

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Bihar custody death triggers protests


January 15th, 2012 - 10:16 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Jan 15 (IANS) Hundreds of people blocked roads and set vehicles ablaze in Bihar's Newada town Sunday after a man died in police custody, officials said.Manoj Yadav, in his ... Read more...

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One held as Indian’s killing sparks outrage on Facebook (Second Lead)


December 27th, 2011 - 7:52 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 27 (IANS) A 17-year-old British youth has been arrested over the fatal shooting of Indian student Anuj Bidve in Manchester. The killing triggered condemnation on social networking ... Read more...

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One held as Indian’s killing sparks outrage on Facebook (Lead)


December 27th, 2011 - 6:59 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 27 (IANS) A 17-year-old British youth has been arrested over the fatal shooting of Indian student Anuj Bidve in Manchester, triggering condemnation on social networking website Facebook.Bidve, ... Read more...

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British teen held over Indian student’s killing


December 27th, 2011 - 6:01 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 27 (IANS) A British teenager has been arrested over the fatal shooting of 23-year-old Indian student Anuj Bidve in Manchester Monday, a media report said Tuesday.Bidve was ... Read more...

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40 illegal firearms seized, three held


November 10th, 2011 - 12:40 am ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Nov 9 (IANS) over 40 firearms were recovered from an illegal manufacturing unit unearthed in Uttar Pradesh's Aligarh district Wednesday following the arrest of three youths who used to ... Read more...

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A debut that highlights Asian cinema


October 19th, 2011 - 1:33 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 19 (IANS) If cinema had its child prodigies, she would be one - after all considering the maturity that direction requires, mid 20s could be seen as the ... Read more...

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Police suspect attacker may be among injured or dead (Lead)


September 7th, 2011 - 10:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 7 (IANS) Investigators were struggling for definite clues hours after a powerful bomb went off outside the Delhi High Court Wednesday morning.Officials were not even sure of ... Read more...

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Delhi blast: Suspects’ sketches released


September 7th, 2011 - 9:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 7 (IANS) Delhi Police Wednesday released sketches of two men suspected to have placed the suitcase bomb at the Delhi High Court that claimed the lives of ... Read more...

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Youngsters opting for teaching as a career


September 4th, 2011 - 3:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 4 (IANS) Gone are the days when teaching was considered a low-paying profession. With the proliferation of educational institutes and the implementation of the Sixth Pay Commission's ... Read more...

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Gaddafi’s dead adopted daughter still alive?


August 27th, 2011 - 8:09 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 27 (IANS) An adopted daughter of Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi - who was believed to have been killed in US airstrikes in 1986 - is alive and working ... Read more...

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Suspected thief lynched in Bihar


July 10th, 2011 - 12:03 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, July 10 (IANS) A suspected thief was lynched by a mob in Bihar early Sunday, police said.The unidentified man in his mid 20s was beaten to death in Shivganj ... Read more...

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US researcher says she is fine, police deny abduction (Lead)


June 30th, 2011 - 8:42 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, June 30 (IANS) Bihar Police Thursday denied that suspected Maoists abducted an American university scholar researching on the rebels in Jamui district. The researcher, Juhi Tyagi, herself contacted a ... Read more...

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Maoists abduct US varsity researcher


June 30th, 2011 - 11:26 am ICT by IANS
Patna, June 30 (IANS) An American university researcher was abducted along with a local in Bihar's Jamui district by suspected Maoists, police said Thursday.Juhi Tyagi, in her mid 20s, ... Read more...

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Two more rape cases reported in Uttar Pradesh


June 25th, 2011 - 3:27 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, June 25 (IANS) Incidents of sexual assault continue to haunt Uttar Pradesh, with two fresh cases of alleged rape reported Saturday.The first rape was reported from Faizabad district, while ... Read more...

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Abducted man’s skeleton found in Bihar


June 8th, 2011 - 2:37 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, June 8 (IANS) Over three months after he was kidnapped, a young man's skeleton was found in Bihar's Begusarai district Wednesday, police said.Chandan Kumar, in his mid-20s, was kidnapped ... Read more...

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Two criminals lynched in Uttar Pradesh


May 27th, 2011 - 4:20 pm ICT by IANS
Balrampur (Uttar Pradesh), May 27 (IANS) Two criminals were lynched by a group of locals here when they tried to sneak into a house, police said Friday.The two men, in ... Read more...

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Bodies of man, woman found in gunny bags


May 25th, 2011 - 5:24 pm ICT by IANS
Bijnor(Uttar Pradesh), May 25 (IANS) The bodies of an unidentified young woman and a man were found in this Uttar Pradesh town, police said Wednesday.The bodies, stuffed in separate ... Read more...

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Man held for killing girlfriend


May 14th, 2011 - 1:48 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, May 14 (IANS) They were childhood friends, and had realised their love for each other only one year back. But when Tanmay Arora started suspecting that his girlfriend was ... Read more...

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Undeterred by accident, Jodhpur couple marry in hospital


May 13th, 2011 - 5:47 pm ICT by IANS
Jodhpur, May 13 (IANS) Love, often credited for making the world go round, made a girl here do what most of us would find unthinkable. On hearing that her would-be ... Read more...

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Youth goes on shooting spree, injures two


May 9th, 2011 - 12:24 pm ICT by IANS
Mohali, May 9 (IANS) He assaulted a man in this Chandigarh suburb and snatched his bicycle, fired at an unsuspecting girl on a scooty, held two guys at gunpoint for ... Read more...

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Married man tipped to be Canada’s next PM found naked in illegal brothel


May 2nd, 2011 - 2:10 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 2 (ANI): A married man, who has been tipped as the next Prime Minister of Canada, is said to have been found naked by police in a suspected illegal brothel.Jack ... Read more...

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Two suspected criminals lynched in Bihar


April 27th, 2011 - 4:49 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, April 27 (IANS) In another case of street justice in a Bihar village, two suspected criminals were lynched as they tried to escape after demanding money from a local ... Read more...

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Teenager raped in Delhi


April 14th, 2011 - 11:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 14 (IANS) A 14-year-old girl was raped by her neighbour in east Delhi, police said Thursday. The rapist has been arrested.The girl is a resident of Nand ... Read more...

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Long-term ecstasy users ‘risk structural brain damage’


April 7th, 2011 - 12:42 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 7 (ANI): A new research suggests that long-term users of the popular recreational drug ecstasy (MDMA) risk structural brain damage.Other research has suggested that people who use ecstasy develop significant ... Read more...

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Another woman found in a bag in Mumbai


March 15th, 2011 - 3:22 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 15 (IANS) Five days after the body of a woman was found stuffed in a suitcase at Mumbai's Juhu Beach, the body of another unidentified woman in a ... Read more...

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