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Dozens trapped in burning Mantralaya, navy called (Lead)


June 21st, 2012 - 6:47 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 21 (IANS) A major fire raged in the Maharashtra Mantrayala or secretariat here Thursday, with a man who escaped claiming that some 50 people were trapped in the ... Read more...

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PTI employees on 30-hour strike (Lead)


April 20th, 2012 - 10:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 20 (IANS) Employees of the Press Trust of India (PTI), the largest news agency in the country, went on a 30-hour countrywide strike Friday demanding implementation of ... Read more...

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Coal mining in Singrauli leading to health hazards: Greenpeace


September 15th, 2011 - 11:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 15 (IANS) Uncontrolled coal mining and thermal power plants in Madhya Pradesh's Singrauli district have caused environmental destruction and health hazards to the people of the district, ... Read more...

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Imran Khan files suit against drinking age


September 14th, 2011 - 3:07 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 14 (IANS) Actor Imran Khan Wednesday filed a public suit in the Mumbai High Court against raising the age limit for drinking to 25 in Maharashtra."After the huge ... Read more...

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Assam High Court stays murder convict’s execution


June 7th, 2011 - 9:19 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, June 7 (IANS) The Gauhati High Court Tuesday stayed the execution of condemned murder convict Mahendra Nath Das while directing the Assam and central governments to explain a ... Read more...

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Mumbai-based toll operator bags NHAI contract for toll collection


May 17th, 2011 - 7:18 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 17 (IANS) Mumbai-based MEPL, one of the largest toll operators of India, has bagged a contract of the National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) to collect tolls from ... Read more...

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Pakistani court adjourns hearing of Mumbai terror-attack case


February 26th, 2011 - 6:12 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Feb 26 (IANS) A special anti-terrorism trial court in Pakistan's Rawalpindi city Saturday adjourned the hearing of the 26/11 Mumbai terror-attack case till March 5.The public prosecutor of the Federal Investigation ... Read more...

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Kasab to appeal death sentence in Supreme Court


February 23rd, 2011 - 4:00 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 23 (IANS) Pakistani terrorist Ajmal Amir Kasab, convicted in the 26/11 Mumbai attack, will appeal in the Supreme Court against the death sentence awarded to him, his lawyer said here ... Read more...

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Guilty will not be spared in Adarsh scam: Antony


January 31st, 2011 - 8:09 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan 31 (ANI): Defence Minister A K Antony on Monday said appropriate action will be taken against all those held guilty as per the findings of the Central Bureau of ... Read more...

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Missing file not to impact combat plane deal: Antony


January 31st, 2011 - 6:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 31 (IANS) The $10-billion tender for 126 combat planes the Indian Air Force wants to buy will progress unhindered as no secret relating to the deal was compromised due ... Read more...

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Karmapa issue already under investigation: Antony


January 31st, 2011 - 6:25 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan 31 (ANI): Defence Minister A K Antony on Monday said the Karmapa Lama issue is already under investigation, and added that the concerned agencies are investigating the case in ... Read more...

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Kasab spits on video camera, wants to go to US


October 19th, 2010 - 6:56 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 19 (IANS) Pakistani terrorist Mohammed Ajmal Amir Kasab, caught alive during the 26/11 Mumbai mayhem, Tuesday spat on the video-conferencing camera in the Arthur Road Central Jail from where ... Read more...

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Mumbai toll collection work goes to private firm MEP


September 1st, 2010 - 6:05 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 1 (IANS) The Maharashtra government has awarded the lucrative Mumbai toll collection contract to a private company, Mumbai Entry Point. The decision by the cabinet sub-committee on infrastructure Tuesday ... Read more...

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Ethiopia to Indian firms: end dispute or lose contract


February 4th, 2010 - 12:34 pm ICT by IANS
By Groum Abate Addis Ababa, Feb 4 (IANS) The Ethiopian government has asked two Indian companies to resolve their dispute and start work on the construction of a $700-million sugar factory, warning any ... Read more...

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Government considering renaming high courts


January 15th, 2010 - 9:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 15 (IANS) The government is considering proposals from four state governments to rename their high courts based on the new names of their capitals, a Right To Information query ... Read more...

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Varma replaces ‘Jana Gana’ with ‘Vande Mataram’ in ‘Rann’


December 7th, 2009 - 9:07 am ICT by IANS
By Joginder Tuteja Mumbai, Dec 7 (IANS) Ram Gopal Varma has replaced controversial song "Jana Gana Mana Rann" with the "Vande Mataram" in the final cut of his forthcoming movie "Rann" and ... Read more...

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Jeetendra lands up in land row


August 19th, 2009 - 9:05 pm ICT by IANS
By Subhash K. Jha Mumbai, Aug 19 (IANS) Yesteryears' actor Jeetendra is in a land row. Some builders have allegedly used muscle power to take possession of a piece of land the ... Read more...

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Government rules out takeover of Reliance gas distribution (Lead)


August 6th, 2009 - 9:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 6 (IANS) Petroleum and Natural Gas Minister Murli Deora Thursday ruled out a state takover of the distribution of Krishna-Godavari (KG) gas, over which the Ambani brothers are locked ... Read more...

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Mahindra’s workers resume work at Igatpuri plant


May 19th, 2009 - 4:56 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 19 (IANS) Auto major Mahindra and Mahindra (M&M) Tuesday said its employees have withdrawn their tools-down strike at its plant near Maharashtra's Nashik town. The workers went on strike demanding ... Read more...

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Mahindra signs wage agreement with Nashik plant workers


May 15th, 2009 - 2:20 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 15 (IANS) Auto major Mahindra and Mahindra Friday said it has signed a wage agreement with workers at its plant near Maharashtra's Nashik town after they went on a strike ... Read more...

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‘Rann’ director to move apex court against censor ruling


May 13th, 2009 - 3:08 pm ICT by IANS
By Subhash K. Jha Mumbai, May 13 (IANS) Director Ram Gopal Varma and producers of his film "Rann", which stars Amitabh Bachchan as a media baron, will to go to the Supreme ... Read more...

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Adnan Sami’s wife loses case over property in court


February 17th, 2009 - 6:17 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 17 (IANS) The Mumbai High Court Tuesday dismissed the plea of singer Adnan Sami's wife Sabah that he and his parents be evicted from the house they all presently live ... Read more...

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Maytas’ legal notice to Vedanta for encashing bank guarantees


February 5th, 2009 - 9:44 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Feb 5 (IANS) Maytas Infra, owned by former chairman of Satyam Computer Services B. Ramalinga Raju's family, has issued a legal notice to Vendanta Aluminum Ltd for "fraudulently and illegally" encashing ... Read more...

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Apex court directs police not to release passports of paedophilia case Britons


August 1st, 2008 - 3:55 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug 1 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Friday directed the Mumbai Police not to release passports of two British nationals, Duncan Grant and Allan John Waters, who were acquitted ... Read more...

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Indian wanted for niece’s murder extradited to US


July 10th, 2008 - 8:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) India has extradited an Indian citizen to the US where he was accused of killing his niece eight years ago, an official statement from the US embassy ... Read more...

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MNCs keenly watching Vodaphone tax case in Mumbai court


June 23rd, 2008 - 10:39 am ICT by IANS
London, June 23 (IANS) Multinationals in the UK, and Europe in general, looking to invest in India, will keenly watch the Vodaphone tax case that comes up for a consecutive five-day hearing ... Read more...

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Pak batsman Md Yousuf sad at missing out on both ICL, IPL


May 22nd, 2008 - 1:55 pm ICT by admin
Lahore , May 22 (ANI): Pakistan s star batsman Mohammad Yousuf has once again expressed his disappointment at missing out on an opportunity to play in both the Indian cricket leagues ... Read more...

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T-Series refutes Mukesh Bhatts claim over music rights of Jannat


February 9th, 2008 - 10:12 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Feb 9 (ANI): T-Series has refuted Director of Vishesh Films Private Limited Mukesh Bhatts allegation over the music rights of a forthcoming Bollywood film, Jannat.A Letter of Intent dated 20.1.2006 ... Read more...

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