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Court seeks police report on Kejriwal


August 13th, 2012 - 11:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 13 (IANS) A Delhi court Monday sought an action taken report on a plea seeking to lodge a complaint against Anna Hazare aide Arvind Kejriwal for ... Read more...

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Fake placement agency busted, three arrested


July 29th, 2012 - 9:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 29 (IANS) Three people, including a woman, were arrested for running a fake placement agency for household helps and cheating several people, including Rajya Sabha Secretary V.K. ... Read more...

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Team Anna supporters protest outside PM house, detained (Lead)


July 28th, 2012 - 9:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 28 (IANS) Around 50 Team Anna supporters, including six women, took security personnel by surprise as they suddenly turned up to protest outside Prime Minister Manmohan ... Read more...

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Leaflets found with threats against British PM, queen


July 7th, 2012 - 6:55 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 7 (IANS) Leaflets found by British police - during an operation in which seven men were held for terrorism offences - contained threats against Prime Minister David ... Read more...

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Five arrested for duping people with ready maids


June 25th, 2012 - 10:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 25 (IANS) They offered ready maids who would work in households, and collected hefty amounts as advance. The maid would work for a couple of hours and ... Read more...

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Don’t put up posters attacking BJP: Sanjay Joshi


June 17th, 2012 - 11:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 17 (IANS) Former Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Sanjay Joshi Sunday appealed against putting up posters with his pictures and attacking BJP leaders as this would ... Read more...

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Maoists step up violence in Chhattisgarh


June 9th, 2012 - 5:47 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, June 9 (IANS) In stepped up violence during their ongoing protest week in Chhattisgarh, Maoist guerrillas have killed a labourer, triggered a powerful blast on a highway and threatened ... Read more...

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Blast at Congress MP’s resort near Hyderabad


May 29th, 2012 - 1:18 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, May 29 (IANS) Congress MP L. Rajagopal's resort on the city's outskirts was damaged in a bomb blast, police said Tuesday.The incident took place Friday night but police ... Read more...

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Suspected Maoists torch gram panchayat in Maharashtra


May 16th, 2012 - 10:27 pm ICT by IANS
Gondia (Maharashtra), May 16 (IANS) A gram panchayat building was burnt down by suspected Maoists in the remote village of Toyagondi in Gondia district in eastern Maharashtra, police said here ... Read more...

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JNU’s Tibetan students pay homage to ‘martyr’


March 29th, 2012 - 12:21 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 28 (IANS) Tibetan students in the Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) here Wednesday sat on a candlelight vigil in the campus to pay homage to Jamphel Yeshi, the ... Read more...

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Team Anna gears up for Sunday protest at Jantar Mantar


March 23rd, 2012 - 8:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 23 (IANS) Street plays, pamphlets to drum up support and a series of meetings to form teams of volunteers and take care of logistics -- Team ... Read more...

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JNU set for students union polls after 4 years


February 29th, 2012 - 9:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 29 (IANS) With campaigning closed a day before elections being held after a gap of four years, candidates Wednesday awaited their fate as the Jawaharlal Nehru University ... Read more...

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Two banks firebombed in Chile


February 28th, 2012 - 12:00 pm ICT by IANS
Santiago, Feb 28 (IANS/EFE) Two masked people set off fire bombs Monday at two bank branches in Santiago, causing damage but no injuries, Chilean police said.A Banco Santander office and ... Read more...

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Booklets provide guidance to women dumped by NRI spouses


February 3rd, 2012 - 8:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 3 (IANS) As part of efforts to help women deserted by their non-resident Indian (NRI) husbands, the government has brought out booklets and pamphlets on safeguards, ... Read more...

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Supreme Court clears way for JNU students’ union polls


December 8th, 2011 - 9:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 8 (IANS) The Supreme Court Thursday allowed elections to be held to the Jawaharlal Nehru University Students' Union (JNUSU) for the current academic year by relaxing ... Read more...

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Maoists block key highway to protest Kishenji killing


November 28th, 2011 - 10:35 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, Nov 28 (IANS) Cadres of the outlawed Communist Party of India-Maoist (CPI-Maoist) Monday blocked a key national highway in Chhattisgarh's restive Bastar region to protest the killing of one ... Read more...

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Maoists oppose Chhattisgarh’s foundation anniversary


October 28th, 2011 - 3:43 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, Oct 28 (IANS) The outlawed Communist Party of India-Maoist (CPI-Maoist) has opposed Chhattisgarh's foundation anniversary Nov 1 and asked the people in its strongholds to stay away from the ... Read more...

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Hundreds march for Hazare in Shillong


August 24th, 2011 - 9:19 pm ICT by IANS
Shillong, Aug 24 (IANS) Hundreds of people marched in this Meghalaya capital Wednesday in support of activist Anna Hazare.Carrying flags and holding placards, school students and social activists marched down ... Read more...

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AIIMS docs on hunger protest for physician’s comeback


July 12th, 2011 - 6:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 12 (IANS) Doctors at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) here Tuesday continued their indefinite hunger protest demanding reinstatement of a former resident brain surgeon ... Read more...

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Maoist ‘protest week’ hits life in Chhattisgarh (Lead)


July 4th, 2011 - 10:23 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, July 4 (IANS) A 'protest week' called by the outlawed Communist Party of India-Maoist (CPI-Maoist) in Chhattisgarh hit life in the state's many districts as it began Monday, police ... Read more...

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Maoist protest week hits life in Chhattisgarh interiors


July 4th, 2011 - 12:57 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, July 4 (IANS) A protest week called by the outlawed Communist Party of India-Maoist (CPI-Maoist) began Monday in Chhattisgarh, hitting life in the state's vast forested interiors, police said."The ... Read more...

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Day after blast, terror stalks Chhattisgarh miners


June 27th, 2011 - 3:58 pm ICT by IANS
Kirandul (Chhattisgarh), June 27 (IANS) Hundreds of men lining up for work on a Monday morning... a day after a blast killed four policemen, it appeared to be business ... Read more...

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Google to digitise 250,000 British Library books


June 21st, 2011 - 8:04 am ICT by IANS
London, June 21 (IANS) Internet giant Google will digitise 250,000 books from the British Library, said a joint statement from the two organisations.In the statement, the British Library and Google ... Read more...

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Delhi’s gays set for celebrate July 2


June 17th, 2011 - 8:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 17 (IANS) Delhi's lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender (LGBT) community will come together July 2 to celebrate the second anniversary of the 2009 Delhi High Court's ruling decriminalising ... Read more...

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Arundhati Roy’s book launch disrupted


May 21st, 2011 - 12:46 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 20 (IANS) The launch of Brooker Prize winning author Arundhati Roy's new book "The Broken Republic" was disrupted by a group of protesters at the India Habitat ... Read more...

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Islamabad launches major cleanliness campaign


May 14th, 2011 - 11:14 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, May 14 (IANS) The Pakistani capital has launched a massive cleanliness campaign that would include putting new dustbins across the city and imposing fines on people for littering and ... Read more...

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Courses by Jamia Millia for those in locality


May 4th, 2011 - 4:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 4 (IANS) Lessons in sewing, driving and beauty care are now at their doorstep. Residents in the neighbourhood of Jamia Millia university are set to benefit from ... Read more...

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Thousands in Mumbai join Hazare’s fight against graft


April 5th, 2011 - 8:52 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 5 (IANS) More than 5,000 people in Mumbai Tuesday supported social activist Anna Hazare's crusade against corruption as he began his "fast unto death" in New Delhi, demanding ... Read more...

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Kirti Azad launches traffic awareness campaign in New Delhi


March 21st, 2011 - 5:00 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 21 (ANI): Spreading awareness on the nuances of safe driving, former cricketer and Lok Sabha MP Kirti Azad urged commuters to follow traffic rules at a special campaign initiated ... Read more...

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Tibetan polls a money-spinning affair


March 15th, 2011 - 10:49 am ICT by IANS
Dharamsala, March 15 (IANS) With posters, pamphlets and other trappings of a regular campaign, the election for the prime minister of the Tibetan government-in-exile here is turning out to be ... Read more...

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Probe into Bhatti’s assassination turning away from Taliban to personal enmity


March 10th, 2011 - 4:11 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Mar 10(ANI): Pakistan Police have been attempting to change the course of their investigation into the assassination of Minorities Affairs Minister Shahbaz Bhatti after having failed to find links with ... Read more...

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Zardari, Gilani strongly condemn Shahbaz Bhatti’s assassination


March 2nd, 2011 - 4:30 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Mar 2(ANI): Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari and Prime Minister Syed Yusuf Raza Gilani have strongly condemned the assassination of the Federal Minister for Minorities Affairs, Shahbaz Bhatti.Bhatti was shot ... Read more...

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Pakistan minister gunned down in Islamabad (Third Lead)


March 2nd, 2011 - 4:00 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, March 2 (IANS) Pakistan's Federal Minister for Minorities Shahbaz Bhatti, a Christian, was shot dead Wednesday when his car pulled out of his home here, making it the second ... Read more...

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Controversial ‘Kumbh’ focusing on conversion begins in Madhya Pradesh


February 10th, 2011 - 9:17 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, Feb 10 (IANS) A different kind of Mahakumbh began in Mandla in Madhya Pradesh Thursday. Unlike the rituals of bathing, devotional singing, and mass feeding of holy men and the ... Read more...

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Rahul Gandhi faces protests in Uttar Pradesh


January 11th, 2011 - 6:29 pm ICT by IANS
Jhansi (Uttar Pradesh), Jan 11 (IANS) Congress general secretary Rahul Gandhi, who arrived here Tuesday to interact with students, faced demonstrations from outfits for separate statehood and against corruption and price ... Read more...

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