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Swaraj asks Shinde to evacuate pilgrims from Uttarakhand


August 7th, 2012 - 4:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 7 (IANS) BJP leader Sushma Swaraj Tuesday urged Home Minister Sushilkumar Shinde to take emergency measures to evacuate pilgrims stranded in Uttrakashi following flash floods in Uttarakhand.Swaraj ... Read more...

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CPI-M leader evades Kerala Police questioning


July 2nd, 2012 - 4:48 pm ICT by IANS
Idukki (Kerala), July 2 (IANS) Communist Party of India-Marxist former district secretary M.M. Mani failed to appear before police here for questioning, and the police team probing him made it ... Read more...

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MPs can now use iPads in house


June 4th, 2012 - 6:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 4 (IANS) Lok Sabha MPs would soon be able to use iPads in the house with a parliamentary panel clearing wi-fi connectivity in the lower house of ... Read more...

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Jayalalithaa writes to PM, demands Kudankulam power


April 25th, 2012 - 5:39 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, April 25 (IANS) Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa Wednesday wrote to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh again, reiterating her demand that the state be allocated the entire 1,000 ... Read more...

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Fishermen’s killing: Two crewmen brought ashore, Italians told to cooperate (Evening Lead)


February 19th, 2012 - 8:09 pm ICT by IANS
Kochi/New Delhi, Feb 19 (IANS) Two crew members of an Italian tanker who allegedly shot dead two Indian fishermen in the Arabian Sea Sunday were brought ashore from the vessel ... Read more...

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Two Italian crew members brought off ship (Second Lead)


February 19th, 2012 - 6:31 pm ICT by IANS
Kochi, Feb 19 (IANS) Two crew members of an Italian tanker allegedly involved in shooting dead two Indian fishermen were brought off the vessel by Kerala Police Sunday but it ... Read more...

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Jackie makes cameo appearance in Rajini film


February 3rd, 2012 - 6:09 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 3 (IANS) Anything for Rajinikanth, says Bollywood actor Jackie Shroff, who has made a cameo appearance in the legendary Tamil actor's new film "Kochadaiyyan"."Rajiniji's daughter Soundarya is ... Read more...

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Mohun Bagan go past Pailan in I-League


January 27th, 2012 - 8:12 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Jan 27 (IANS) Formidable Mohun Bagan returned to their winning ways after two consecutive defeats with a 2-0 victory over a youthful Pailan Arrows in I-League football here Friday.After ... Read more...

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Smart City Kochi, Kerala government to float skill academy


January 23rd, 2012 - 5:12 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Jan 23 (IANS) Smart City Kochi and the Kerala government have agreed in principle to float a skill development academy to help professionals in IT, banking, and finance improve ... Read more...

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Sreedharan is on board Kochi Metro


January 12th, 2012 - 5:24 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Jan 12 (IANS) Former Delhi Metro chief E. Sreedharan Thursday confirmed that he will be part of the proposed Rs.5,000 crore Kochi Metro, and said he would be ... Read more...

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Only 19 legislators declare assets in Jharkhand


December 20th, 2011 - 4:06 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, Dec 20 (IANS) Only 19 of the total 82 legislators in the Jharkhand assembly have so far declared their assets as asked by the speaker earlier this year. ... Read more...

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India, Bangladesh pledge to hand over fugitives


November 21st, 2011 - 5:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 21 (IANS) India and Bangladesh Monday pledged to soon sign an extradition treaty, assuring each other of all possible cooperation in apprehending and deporting wanted fugitives ... Read more...

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‘Take up issue of stranded Keralites in Saudi Arabia’


October 19th, 2011 - 8:10 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Oct 19 (IANS) Thousands of Keralites and other Indians are awaiting amnesty from Saudi Arabian authorities to be able to return home, opposition legislator K.V. Abdul Khader told the ... Read more...

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‘Red rain’ in Kerala again?


August 30th, 2011 - 6:48 pm ICT by IANS
Pathanamthitta (Kerala), Aug 30 (IANS) When residents of some places in this Kerala district woke up Tuesday morning, they were surprised to see red coloured rain water collected in their ... Read more...

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Traffic jams: Police try to pacify commuters


August 14th, 2011 - 12:26 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 13 (IANS) As Delhi commuters blamed the mismanagement of Delhi Traffic Police for heavy jams in some parts of the city on Raksha Bandhan Saturday, Joint ... Read more...

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Maoists’ boycott call will not affect polls: Chidambaram


April 25th, 2011 - 4:52 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 25 (IANS) Terming the Maoists as being out of sync with time, union Home Minister P. Chidambaram Monday said the rebels' boycott call has not affected polling ... Read more...

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Jharkhand coal output hit by Maoist menace, says Jaiswal


April 14th, 2011 - 7:27 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, April 14 (IANS) The Jharkhand government must improve law and order conditions as the coal production in the state, which has the largest coal reserves in India, has been ... Read more...

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Match screening allowed, Lucknow fans throng theatres


April 2nd, 2011 - 12:44 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, April 2 (IANS) Cricket fans here thronged theatres Saturday to watch the India-Sri Lanka final, elated that the authorities had given their nod now after having refused permission to ... Read more...

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Radhika Tanwar murder: Delhi CM Sheila Dikshit defends police


March 10th, 2011 - 6:31 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 10 (ANI): As the family members of murdered Delhi University student Radhika Tanwar blamed the Delhi police and government over their inaction to arrest the killer yet, Chief Minister ... Read more...

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Radhika Tanwar murder: Delhi Police releases sketch of suspect


March 9th, 2011 - 8:51 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 9 (ANI): Delhi Police today released the sketch of the suspected killer of Delhi University student Radhika Tanwar, who was shot dead near South Delhi's Ramlal Anand College on ... Read more...

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Delhi CM Dikshit meets murdered girl’s family, assures help


March 9th, 2011 - 6:11 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 9 (ANI): Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit on Wednesday met the family members of murdered Delhi University student Radhika Tanwar and assured them that the government will do the ... Read more...

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Shiv Sena shadow again looms over Pakistani cricket team


February 17th, 2011 - 6:27 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 17 (IANS) Two days before the World Cup begins, the Shiv Sena Thursday again raked up the issue of opposing Pakistani cricketers from playing in Mumbai or anywhere else in ... Read more...

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Prosecute Patnaik over pulses scam, BJP tells Orissa governor


February 16th, 2011 - 10:23 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Feb 16 (IANS) A BJP delegation met Orissa Governor M.C. Bhadare Wednesday and submitted a memorandum seeking prosecution of Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik and his ministers over irregularities in ... Read more...

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Dhoni’s college backs plan to give him honorary degree


February 9th, 2011 - 7:24 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, Feb 9 (IANS) The St Xavier's College here has welcomed the Jharkhand government's plan to award an honorary degree to Indian cricket captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni.Jharkhand Human Resource Development (HRD) Minister ... Read more...

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Aamir assures his support to A.K. Hangal


January 20th, 2011 - 9:22 pm ICT by IANS
By Dibyojyoti Baksi Mumbai, Jan 20 (IANS) Aamir Khan says he will do the needful for 95-year-old character artist A.K. Hangal who is languishing in penury. "Certainly we need to do something. ... Read more...

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Mel Gibson Likely To Face Charges By Los Angeles District Attorney


January 20th, 2011 - 2:14 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Hollywood actor-director Mel Gibson 55-year old is likely to face criminal charges against him for allegedly hitting Oksana Grigorieva 40-year old, on the 6th of January, 2010 in his home ... Read more...

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Civic agencies get praise for night shelters from apex court


January 17th, 2011 - 11:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 17 (IANS) The capital's civic agencies got a pat on the back from the apex court Monday for putting up night shelters promptly during the intense winter. Expressing satisfaction ... Read more...

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Shahrukh Khan, Aamir Khan: The Battle Continues


November 30th, 2010 - 1:14 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
There are those who believe that SRK is the ultimate B Town hero, others think that it is perfectionist Aamir Khan who is the be all and end all of Bollywood, ... Read more...

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No One Killed Jessica: Controversy Hits Rani!


November 25th, 2010 - 1:47 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
The real-life story of assassinated Delhi based model Jessica Lal has inspired filmmaker Ronnie Screwvala to make a movie on that subject. Now, the first trailer of the movie titled 'No ... Read more...

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Zardari-Gilani-Kayani troika for delay in NW operation despite commitment to US


November 24th, 2010 - 4:14 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Nov 24 (ANI): This is not the right time for Pakistan to open another warfront, be that North Waziristan, the troika of President Asif Ali Zardari, Prime Minister Yousaf Raza Gilani, ... Read more...

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PPP asks Nawaz Sharif to account for ‘embezzled’ 300mn rupees


November 23rd, 2010 - 1:33 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Nov 23 (ANI): The Pakistan People's Party (PPP) Punjab Secretary Information, Dr Fakhruddin Chaudhry, has asked the PML-N leadership to account for the 300 million rupees allegedly spent out of ... Read more...

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Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Abhishek Bachchan: Are They Insecure With Each Other’s Comfort Levels …


October 23rd, 2010 - 6:45 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
October 23, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and Abhishek Bachchan are known for their immense chemistry with each other off screen, not to mention about their on screen chemistry.The two ... Read more...

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BCCI-Kochi IPL deadlock continues


October 22nd, 2010 - 12:36 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi/Kochi, Oct. 22 (ANI): The row over the Kochi Indian Premier League (IPL) team's ownership remains unresolved.According to a television channel report, Kochi owners have sent an e-mail to the ... Read more...

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Penniless widow writes to Patil for mercy death


September 24th, 2010 - 1:54 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Sep 24 (IANS) A 45-year-old widow in Orissa has sought permission from President Pratibha Patil to end her life, saying she has no money to feed her three mentally challenged ... Read more...

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Rescue Work After San Francisco Suburbs Fire Yet To Gather Steam


September 10th, 2010 - 8:07 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Sep 10, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The great fire raging at San Bruno which broke out last night is still keeping the authorities on tenterhooks. The blast that took place on natural ... Read more...

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