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Protest against Kudankulam n-plant to continue Friday (Second Lead)


September 13th, 2012 - 9:37 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sep 13 (IANS) Hundreds of people from Tamil Nadu's Idinthakarai village, the epicentre of the protests against the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant (KNPP), would continue their 'jal satyagraha' or ... Read more...

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Another water protest, now against Kudankulam n-plant (Lead)


September 13th, 2012 - 4:14 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sep 13 (IANS) Hundreds of people from Tamil Nadu's Idinthakarai village, the epicentre of the protests against the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant (KNPP), stood in the sea water Thursday ... Read more...

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Another water protest, this time against Kudankulam


September 13th, 2012 - 2:11 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sep 13 (IANS) Hundreds of people from Tamil Nadu's Idinthakarai village, the epicentre of the protests against the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant (KNPP), walked into the sea Thursday to ... Read more...

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Hilsa selling at Rs.1,000-1,500 in Bengal, prices to continue soaring


August 8th, 2012 - 5:00 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 8 (IANS) The monsoon delicacy Hilsa, without which a Bengali platter is never complete, has been selling between Rs.1,000 and Rs.1,500 and a state minister says the silvery ... Read more...

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SC gives CBI two weeks’ extension in Prajapati case (Lead)


July 20th, 2012 - 9:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 20 (IANS) The Supreme Court Friday gave the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) another two weeks' time to complete its investigation and file a chargesheet in the ... Read more...

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SC rejects Gujarat’s plea to review Prajapati shootout order


July 13th, 2012 - 10:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 13 (IANS) In a major blow to the Gujarat government, the Supreme Court has dismissed a petition seeking a review of its order directing a CBI probe ... Read more...

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CBI gets another month to probe Prajapati killing


June 7th, 2012 - 9:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 7 (IANS) The Supreme Court Thursday gave the Central Bureau of Investigation a month's extension till June 30 to complete its probe into the killing of Tulsiram ... Read more...

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Number of tourists doubles in Madhya Pradesh


February 15th, 2012 - 6:55 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, Feb 15 (IANS) The number of tourists visiting Madhya Pradesh has doubled in the last four years, claims the state government. However, it is the domestic tourists who formed ... Read more...

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Amalraj, Poulomi bag East Zone TT titles


August 28th, 2011 - 7:50 pm ICT by IANS
Bolpur, Aug 28 (IANS) Anthony Amalraj and Poulomi Ghatak of Petroleum Sports Promotion Broad (PSPB) won the men's and women's singles title at the Eastern India Table Tennis Championships here ... Read more...

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Package for canal-hit and dam displaced not same, rules court


August 2nd, 2011 - 1:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 2 (IANS) The Supreme Court Tuesday said that people affected by the canal network of the Narmada were not entitled to the same relief and rehabilitation (R&R;) ... Read more...

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Forest officer’s suicide stirs controversy


April 16th, 2011 - 12:00 am ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, April 15 (IANS) The suicide of a forest officer has stirred up a hornet's nest in the Gujarat forest department following allegations of financial irregularities, corrupt practices and victimization ... Read more...

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‘Death money’ custom causing law and order in Rajasthan


March 15th, 2011 - 7:30 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, March 15 (IANS) Rajasthan Police are probing if a recent case of arson in Pratapgarh district is a fallout of the tribal system of collecting "death money" from a ... Read more...

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Organ donors, recipients participate in Transplant Games


November 21st, 2010 - 8:48 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 21 (IANS) Aiming to dispel common myths about organ donation, over 150 people, both donors and receivers, participated in the Transplant Games sports meet here Sunday."It is a pleasure ... Read more...

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Urmila Matondkar walks ramp in bridal attire


October 30th, 2010 - 11:38 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 30 (IANS) Bollywood actress Urmila Matondkar, who has not been seen in films for a long time, made an appearance -- but not in front of the camera. She ... Read more...

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Salman’s ignorance towards Narmada irked Govinda


August 17th, 2010 - 10:55 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
August 17, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): In Bollywood, friendship is a very temporary term in most cases. Here, every relationship is based on a professional give and take formula. The same happened ... Read more...

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Woman, two kids killed in Delhi collapse


April 26th, 2010 - 3:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 26 (IANS) A 25-year-old construction worker and her two daughters were killed when a building under construction collapsed here, a fire brigade official said Monday. Gunjan, six-year-old Narmada and six-months-old ... Read more...

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Top bureaucrats in Gujarat land scam


March 21st, 2010 - 6:21 pm ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, March 21 (IANS) Top bureaucrats and police officers in Gujarat have come under judicial scrutiny over charges of usurping a piece of land belonging to the Sardar Sarovar Narmada Nigam Ltd ... Read more...

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Centre expecting project reports from states over linking rivers


March 4th, 2010 - 9:57 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 4 (ANI): Union Government on Thursday said that five river links under the peninsular component of National Perspective Plan (NPP) have been identified as priority links for building consensus ... Read more...

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Sonam Kapoor chosen for Mausam


February 12th, 2010 - 1:50 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Feb 12, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Pankaj Kapur's "Mausam' had a number of contenders for the female lead opposite his son, Shahid, like Shatrughan Sinha's daughter Sonakshi, Govinda's daughter Narmada, ... Read more...

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Two held for kidnapping, killing businessman’s daughter


February 4th, 2010 - 7:39 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Feb 4 (IANS) Two people have been arrested for the sensational kidnapping and murder of the 10-year-old daughter of a Vijayawada businessman, who died of shock after learning about the killing. Home ... Read more...

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Andhra tycoon dies of shock after abducted daughter’s murder (Lead)


February 2nd, 2010 - 5:21 pm ICT by IANS
Vijayawada, Feb 2 (IANS) Unable to bear the shock of the gruesome murder of his 10-year-old daughter two days after she was kidnapped, a top Andhra Pradesh businessman died of a ... Read more...

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Police hunt for BJP legislator in Madhya Pradesh


January 11th, 2010 - 2:17 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, Jan 11 (IANS) A hunt has been launched for Asha Rani, a legislator of the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) from Bijawar in Madhya Pradesh, who has been booked for ... Read more...

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Centre identifies 30 rivers for linking


December 17th, 2009 - 3:46 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Dec 17 (ANI): The Water Resources Ministry, based on the report of the National Water Development Agency (NWDA) has identified 30 River links which includes 16 under Peninsular Component and ... Read more...

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Govinda is a family man!


August 17th, 2009 - 6:07 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
After his successful comeback with Partner, Govinda got extremely busy with films and it became difficult for him to balance his political career back then with multiple offers he had got. ... Read more...

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Sonam Kapoor trips in over-excitement (IIFA Diary)


June 11th, 2009 - 12:44 pm ICT by IANS
Macau, June 11 (IANS) Bollywood actress Sonam Kapoor's bubbly nature took a toll on her when she saw a friend at the Hong Kong airport and tripped. At the Hong Kong airport ... Read more...

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3,000 political workers, leaders join BJP in Madhya Pradesh


April 13th, 2009 - 7:39 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, April 13 (IANS) In an attempt to "dishearten" its opponents, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in Madhya Pradesh has majorly started a political poaching and recruitment drive, and claims ... Read more...

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BSP candidate alleges loot to escape paying to party


March 22nd, 2009 - 6:25 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, March 22 (IANS) A Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) candidate from Madhya Pradesh made up a story of being looted to escape paying a hefty amount to his party senior in ... Read more...

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Govinda won’t help his daughter to get films


March 14th, 2009 - 5:46 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
While there is a strong buzz going in the industry that Govinda is planning to launch his daughter Narmada in his home production, the actor cum MP has rubbished such talks. ... Read more...

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Govinda to produce daughter’s debut film


January 17th, 2009 - 4:03 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 17 (IANS) Bollywood star Govinda's daughter Narmada is ready to face the camera and the anxious father has decided to produce her debut film himself."Narmada will launch her film career ... Read more...

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Six killed as tractor-trolley overturns in Madhya Pradesh


January 3rd, 2009 - 12:06 am ICT by IANS
Bhopal, Jan 2 (IANS) At least six people, including a woman and her two children, were killed and two others injured when a sand-laden tractor-trolley in which they were traveling overturned in ... Read more...

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Govinda not amused by constant comparison with Amitabh


July 20th, 2008 - 10:24 am ICT by IANS
By Subhash K. Jha Mumbai, July 20 (IANS) Actor Govinda is on the edge of his patience these days, perturbed by constant comparisons with Bollywood icon Amitabh Bachchan. "I'm Amit-ji's biggest fan. And ... Read more...

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Linking rivers in western India


July 9th, 2008 - 7:05 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 9 (ANI): Presiding over the 24th annual general meeting of National Water Development Agency, Water Resources Minister Prof. Saifuddin Soz today promised the Governments commitment to remove the ... Read more...

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Eat right to look good, says Govinda


July 3rd, 2008 - 11:11 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 3 (IANS) Looking good and staying fit is important in showbiz and comic actor Govinda, who made a comeback with "Partner", is currently working hard to get into shape ... Read more...

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Heat claims three lives in Gujarat


April 28th, 2008 - 10:58 am ICT by admin
Ahmedabad, April 28 (IANS) Three people have died in a heat wave in Gujarat this weekend, officials said Monday. The deaths took place in Narmada, Bhavnagar and Rajkot districts. The meteorological department ... Read more...

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Patil condoles death of 44 in Gujarat bus accident


April 17th, 2008 - 1:04 pm ICT by admin
Mexico City, April 17 (IANS) President Pratibha Patil Thursday conveyed her condolences to the families of the 44 people, mainly schoolchildren, who were killed when their bus plunged into a canal in ... Read more...

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