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Personal liberty can’t be curtailed illegally: Supreme Court


May 20th, 2012 - 11:35 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 20 (IANS) Personal liberty is the "most precious and prized right" guaranteed by the Indian constitution and it can't be taken away without following the due procedure ... Read more...

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Digvijay accuses Madhya Pradesh chief minister of land grab


March 28th, 2012 - 5:29 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, March 28 (IANS) Congress general secretary Digvijay Singh Wednesday alleged that Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan and his wife had forcibly acquired land in Vidisha district."While ... Read more...

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Now UN rights rapporteur recommends AFSPA repeal


March 10th, 2012 - 5:50 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, March 10 (IANS) Margaret Sekaggya, the United Nations (UN) special rapporteur on human rights, has recommended that the Armed Forces Special Powers Act (AFSPA) and other such laws should ... Read more...

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All four members of Alemao family lose


March 6th, 2012 - 4:15 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, March 6 (IANS) All four members of the Alemao family, who controversially got to contest as Congress-Nationalist Congress Party candidates, Tuesday lost the Goa assembly elections.Brothers Churchill and ... Read more...

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NSA invoked in Bihar to check increasing crime


January 6th, 2012 - 10:58 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Jan 6 (IANS)In a bid to check increasing crime, the Bihar government Friday invoked the National Security Act till March 31, police said.Official sources in the government said that regular ... Read more...

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Court declares TRS leader’s detention illegal


December 8th, 2011 - 2:10 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Dec 8 (IANS) The Andhra Pradesh High Court Thursday ordered release of Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) leader Cheruku Sudhakar, declaring his detention under the National Security Act (NSA) ... Read more...

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Ex-high court judge to screen goons for NSA detention in Goa


September 8th, 2011 - 3:53 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Sep 8 (IANS) The Goa government has formed a committee headed by a former Bombay High Court judge to screen anti-social elements fit to be arrested under the National ... Read more...

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Court extends Delhi drug kingpin’s interim bail


June 13th, 2011 - 9:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 13 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Monday extended till this month-end the interim bail of alleged drug kingpin Sharafat Sheikh thus allowing him to remain out of ... Read more...

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Utsav’s bail plea rejected


February 1st, 2011 - 8:37 pm ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad, Feb 1 (IANS) A local court here Tuesday rejected the bail plea of Utsav Sharma, who attacked murdered teenager Aarushi's father Rajesh Talwar outside a court here last week, and told ... Read more...

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Judge to ascertain Utsav’s mental status himself


January 31st, 2011 - 9:18 pm ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad, Jan 31 (IANS) A local court here Monday sought the presence of Utsav Sharma, who attacked murdered teenager Aarushi's father Rajesh Talwar outside a court here last week, before it with ... Read more...

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Talwar stable after surgery, say doctors


January 28th, 2011 - 6:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 28 (IANS) Rajesh Talwar, the father of murdered teenager Arushi Talwar, is now stable after undergoing surgery at the Indraprastha Apollo hospital in the capital, hospital authorities said Friday. ... Read more...

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Utsav’s parents put up defence for son


January 28th, 2011 - 11:57 am ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad, Jan 28 (IANS) Stressing that their son has a serious mental disorder, the Varanasi-based parents of Utsav Sharma, who attacked murdered teenager Aarushi's father Rajesh Talwar outside a court here earlier ... Read more...

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Utsav was upset that Talwar was not convicted


January 25th, 2011 - 8:53 pm ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad, Jan 25 (IANS) A youth who Tuesday attacked murdered teenager Aarushi Talwar's father Rajesh Talwar outside a court in Ghaziabad told police that he was upset that Talwar was not ... Read more...

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Talwar out of danger, assailant questioned: Police


January 25th, 2011 - 2:54 pm ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad, Jan 25 (IANS) Rajesh Talwar, the father of murdered teen Aarushi who was attacked outside a special Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) court here Tuesday, "is out of danger" and the ... Read more...

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Nagaland businessmen protest against extortion in Dimapur


December 7th, 2010 - 7:34 pm ICT by ANI
Dimapur (Nagaland), Dec.7 (ANI): The business community of Nagaland recently took to the streets in Dimapur in protest against increase in illegal extortion and kidnappings for ransom.Dimapur is the commercial hub ... Read more...

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MCOCA slapped on all accused in shipping firm owner’s murder


October 4th, 2010 - 10:22 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 4 (IANS) The stringent Maharashtra Control of Organised Crime Act (MCOCA) has been invoked against all ten accused, including absconding mafia don Chhota Shakeel, in the murder here last month ... Read more...

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Liberty most valuable right: Apex court


September 29th, 2010 - 10:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 29 (IANS) The Supreme Court has said individual liberty was one of the "most valuable" and "cherished" fundamental rights guaranteed under the constitution. "In India, utmost importance is given ... Read more...

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Notice to Varun Gandhi for defamatory remarks during Lok Sabha polls


July 28th, 2010 - 4:53 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 28 (ANI): The Delhi High Court on Wednesday issued a notice to Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP Varun Gandhi on a petition filed by his maternal uncle and ... Read more...

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High court notice to Varun Gandhi in defamation case


July 28th, 2010 - 3:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 28 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Wednesday issued notice to Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP Varun Gandhi in a defamation case filed by his uncle V.M. Singh. Gandhi ... Read more...

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Defamation suit filed against Varun Gandhi


June 7th, 2010 - 9:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 7 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party leader and member of parliament Varun Gandhi has been dragged to court by V.M. Singh, his uncle and Congress candidate from Uttar Pradesh's ... Read more...

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Wanted criminal from Rajasthan held in Delhi


June 1st, 2010 - 9:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 1 (IANS) A criminal from Rajasthan, who was involved in cases of attempt to murder, robbery and extortion was arrested here, police said Tuesday. Vishal Chaudhary, 27, was arrested ... Read more...

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Orissa forms committee to verify records of mines


April 20th, 2010 - 6:00 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, April 20 (IANS) The Orissa government has formed a five-member committee headed by the director of mines to verify records of all the mines in the state, an official said Tuesday. "The ... Read more...

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Orissa empowers police to check illegal mining


April 20th, 2010 - 2:46 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, April 20 (IANS) The Orissa government has empowered police in three mineral-rich districts to check illegal mining, Mines Minister Raghunath Mohanty said Tuesday. Earlier only senior officials of the mining department were ... Read more...

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One more booked for illegal mining in Orissa


April 18th, 2010 - 12:02 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, April 18 (IANS) Police in Orissa Sunday charged one more person under the National Security Act (NSA) in the mineral-rich Keonjhar district over crimes related to mining, taking the number ... Read more...

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One more booked under stringent law for illegal mining


April 8th, 2010 - 11:34 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, April 8 (IANS) Orissa police Thursday slapped the National Security Act (NSA) on one more person in the state's mineral rich Kenojhar district over crimes related to mining, taking the total ... Read more...

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Former Navy man held for smuggling ore


March 23rd, 2010 - 4:17 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, March 23 (IANS) Two people, including a former Indian Navy sailor, have been arrested in Orissa's mineral-rich Keonjhar district for smuggling ore to other states, police said Tuesday. Kasinath Behera, 42, was ... Read more...

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Two more Orissa railway sidings shut over illegal mining


March 12th, 2010 - 7:11 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, March 12 (IANS) Two more railway sidings were ordered closed Friday in Orissa's mineral rich Keonjhar district to stop illegal mining, officials said. The railway sidings at Barbil and Bolani have ... Read more...

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Three held for illegal mining in Orissa


March 11th, 2010 - 9:27 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, March 11 (IANS) Three people were arrested for illegal mining in Orissa's mineral rich Keonjhar district Thursday, taking the total number of people held for the offence in the past week ... Read more...

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Orissa Police slaps National Security Act on mining mafia


March 11th, 2010 - 5:00 pm ICT by ANI
Keonjhar (Orissa), Mar 11 (ANI): Orissa Police slapped the National Security Act (NSA) on Mining Mafia Jitendra Jha, who was arrested for his involvement in illegal mining and criminal activities.Jha was arrested ... Read more...

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National Security Act slapped on Orissa criminal


March 10th, 2010 - 10:56 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, March 10 (IANS) The National Security Act was slapped Wednesday on a criminal arrested last week in Orissa's mineral-rich Keonjhar district for his alleged involvement in illegal mining and other ... Read more...

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Hooch toll rises to 44, six suppliers arrested (with Image)


March 5th, 2010 - 11:32 pm ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad, March 5 (IANS) The spurious liquor toll in pre- and post-Holi celebrations in Uttar Pradesh's Ghaziabad and Bulandshahr districts rose to 44 Friday. Six men have been arrested for the deaths ... Read more...

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Meat in mosque triggers tension in Uttar Pradesh town (Lead)


October 23rd, 2009 - 10:28 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Oct 23 (IANS) Tension erupted in Uttar Pradesh's Shravasti district Friday morning when a group of Muslims, after finding pieces of meat lying inside a mosque, attacked public vehicles, police said. Protesters ... Read more...

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Meat found inside mosque, tension in Uttar Pradesh


October 23rd, 2009 - 3:29 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Oct 23 (IANS) Tension gripped Uttar Pradesh's Shravasti district Friday morning when a group of Muslims, after finding pieces of meat lying inside a mosque, attacked public vehicles, according to police. The ... Read more...

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Three booked under NSA for selling fake milk products


October 14th, 2009 - 8:38 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, Oct 14 (IANS) Three businessmen in Madhya Pradesh's Gwalior district were booked under the stringent National Security Act (NSA) for allegedly trading in spurious milk products, police said. According to police ... Read more...

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Junior cricketer shot dead in Uttar Pradesh, one held (Lead)


October 10th, 2009 - 3:08 pm ICT by IANS
Meerut, Oct 10 (IANS) An under-19 national-level cricketer Gagandeep was shot dead in Meerut district of Uttar Pradesh late Friday. Police Saturday claimed to have arrested the main accused in the shooting ... Read more...

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