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No mining in any allocated coal block, says BJP


August 28th, 2012 - 5:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 28 (IANS) Sticking to its demand that Prime Minister Manmohan Singh quit, the BJP Tuesday said there was no mining in even a single coal block ... Read more...

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Appear in court March 24 or face arrest, Yeddyurappa told


March 5th, 2012 - 9:56 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Feb 5 (IANS) A Bangalore court Monday ordered former Karnataka chief minister B.S. Yeddyurappa of the Bharatiya Janata Party and his kin to appear before it in connection ... Read more...

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Yeddyurappa told to appear in court in corruption case


February 4th, 2012 - 11:57 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Feb 4 (IANS) Former Karnataka chief minister B.S. Yeddyurappa, his two sons, son-in-law and a former minister were Saturday told by a court to appear before it March ... Read more...

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Krishna declines comment on demand for his resignation


December 10th, 2011 - 12:26 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Dec 9 (IANS) External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna Friday declined to react to demands for his resignation following Karnataka police launching a probe into his alleged role in illegal ... Read more...

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Court extends Yeddyurappa’s jail stay till Nov 3


October 22nd, 2011 - 7:51 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Oct 22 (IANS) A Bangalore court Saturday extended former chief minister B.S. Yeddyurappa's jail stay till Nov 3 as the arrested Bharatiya Janata Party leader waits for bail ... Read more...

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Yeddyurappa’s jail stay continues, bail hearing Monday


October 21st, 2011 - 9:51 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Oct 21 (IANS) The Karnataka High Court Friday adjourned to Monday the hearing on the bail plea of former chief minister B.S. Yeddyurappa, in a jail here since Wednesday ... Read more...

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Yeddyurappa stays in jail, bail hearing resumes Friday


October 20th, 2011 - 7:23 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Oct 20 (IANS) Leaving him to spend a second full day at the central jail here, the Karnataka High Court has adjourned till Friday the hearing on former chief ... Read more...

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Yeddyurappa back in jail, gets AC cell


October 19th, 2011 - 6:12 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Oct 19 (IANS) Former Karnataka chief minister B.S. Yeddyurappa, arrested Saturday in corruption cases, Wednesday began his first day in an airconditioned 24X15 feet cell of the central ... Read more...

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Yeddyurappa may be back in jail Tuesday, seeks bail


October 17th, 2011 - 7:41 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Oct 17 (IANS) Former Karnataka chief minister B.S. Yeddyurappa, arrested in connection with two corruption cases, may be back in jail Tuesday as he has no heart ailment, doctors ... Read more...

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Yeddyurappa jailed till Oct 22 in corruption cases


October 16th, 2011 - 12:14 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore/New Delhi, Oct 15 (IANS) On a day of high drama, former chief minister B.S. Yeddyurappa was Saturday jailed in two corruption cases, causing a severe loss of face ... Read more...

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Yeddyurappa case: Congress advises Advani to end yatra


October 15th, 2011 - 8:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 15 (IANS) The Congress Saturday said Bharatiya Janata Party's senior leader L.K. Advani should end his anti-corruption yatra after the party's former Karnataka chief minister B.S. ... Read more...

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Lokayukta raids house, offices of Yeddyurappa’s kin


September 20th, 2011 - 9:57 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Sep 20 (IANS) Karnataka Lokayukta (ombudsman) police Tuesday raided offices of scam-hit former chief minister B.S. Yeddyurappa's two sons and son-in-law here in search of evidence in graft cases. Police ... Read more...

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Yeddyurappa skips court, told to appear Sep 17


September 13th, 2011 - 7:46 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Sep 13 (IANS) Former Karnataka chief minister B.S. Yeddyurappa Tuesday skipped appearance in a court here in a graft case and was directed by the judge to ... Read more...

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Malaysian men hire themselves out as husbands


January 28th, 2011 - 3:43 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, Jan 28 (ANI): Many Malaysian men have been busted for hiring themselves out as husbands to foreign women who need a pass to remain in the country.It appears the men, ... Read more...

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Police complaint filed in Goa medical paper leak


January 3rd, 2011 - 11:49 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Jan 3 (IANS) Three civil society activists have filed a corruption complaint with police over the leak of two medical exam papers in Goa. A probe has also been ordered by ... Read more...

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Chhattisgarh Police arrest nine tribals for killing a tiger


December 24th, 2010 - 8:23 pm ICT by ANI
Kabirdham (Chhattisgarh), Dec.24 (ANI): Chhattisgarh Police has arrested nine tribals for killing a tiger of the famous Kanha Rashtriya Udyan in Chhattisgarh's Kabirdham District.R. K. Tiwari, sub-divisional officer, Pandariya Forest Range, disclosed ... Read more...

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Himachal saves Rs.1 bn-worth power through CFLs


January 3rd, 2010 - 2:50 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Jan 3 (IANS) By distributing compact fluorescent lamps (CFLs) to 16.5 lakh households, Himachal Pradesh conserved about 270 million units of energy worth Rs.1 billion (Rs.100 crore) in a year.Under the ... Read more...

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Soni dismisses Punjab governor’s land allegations as baseless


October 21st, 2009 - 5:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 21 (IANS) Information and Broadcasting Minister Ambika Soni Wednesday dismissed as "baseless and false" Punjab Governor S.F. Rodrigues' allegations linking her and her family to the land allotted ... Read more...

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Love hormone ‘amplifies feelings of envy’


August 7th, 2009 - 12:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 7 (ANI): Love hormone oxytocin, also known as "cuddle chemical", intensifies feelings of envy and gloating, a new study suggests.In the study, which was led by Simone Shamay-Tsoory, a cognitive ... Read more...

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Michelle Malkin Lashes Out At The Obama Government In Her Book


July 28th, 2009 - 6:11 pm ICT by GD
Not all is as rosy as it seems in the Obama government, claims author Michelle Malkin in her new book. The New York Times bestselling author is out with her new literary ... Read more...

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Murray stands to bag millions if he wins Wimbledon, 3 successive Slams


June 23rd, 2009 - 5:52 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 23 (ANI): British tennis player Andy Murray stands to bag millions of pounds in financial gains if he wins this year's Wimbledon trophy and follow it up with successive ... Read more...

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Paris Hilton’s family slams her ex-beau


June 21st, 2009 - 2:16 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 21 (IANS) Socialite heiress Paris Hilton's family is delighted with her break-up with Doug Reinhardt as they feel the American basketball player-actor was dating her for monetary gains. Hilton's six-month ... Read more...

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Eric Naposki is arrested for his past doings


May 22nd, 2009 - 2:37 am ICT by GD
Eric Naposki, the former NFL linebacker, who played in the late 1980s for the New England Patriots and Indianapolis Colts and his ex-girlfriend, Nanette Packard McNeal were taken into custody by the ... Read more...

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Gorakhpurs sugarcane farmers drawn to bananas for good returns


December 1st, 2008 - 8:37 pm ICT by ANI
By Pawan Shah Gorakhpur, Dec.1 (ANI): A large number of farmers in Gorakhpur, who were traditionally engaged in sugarcane cultivation in the Uttar Pradesh province, have taken to banana farming for better ... Read more...

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Credit crunch-hit Brits turn to bartering


October 12th, 2008 - 6:04 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 12 (ANI): With the global credit crunch hitting big time, British consumers have turned to bartering as a way to cope with it.Most of the families across the UK ... Read more...

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Court dismisses IAF officers’ plea


March 14th, 2008 - 9:44 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, March 14 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Friday dismissed petitions of three Indian Air Force (IAF) pilots seeking premature retirement, even as the defence ministry said that officers were increasingly ... Read more...

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