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Ready to face arrest for protesting against corruption: Kejriwal (Lead)


September 3rd, 2012 - 5:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 3 (IANS) Voicing his protest against harassment of India Against Corruption (IAC) activists, Arvind Kejriwal Monday said they were ready to face punishment if the government ... Read more...

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Kejriwal to court arrest


September 3rd, 2012 - 1:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 3 (IANS) Anti-corruption activist Arvind Kejriwal said Monday that he and five other India Against Corruption (IAC) members would court arrest to voice their protest against ... Read more...

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FIR’s against Kejriwal, others for protest outside PM house


August 27th, 2012 - 10:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 27 (IANS) Delhi Police registered FIRs against Arvind Kejriwal and five others for provoking people during the protest on the coal block allocation issue outside the prime ... Read more...

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Labourer’s body found near Chautala’s Delhi house


August 11th, 2012 - 12:11 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 10 (IANS) The decomposed body of a 25-year-old missing labourer was recovered from a drain flowing a few metres away behind the house of Haryana's former chief ... Read more...

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Ramdev-Anna fast: Business time for Jantar Mantar food kiosks


June 3rd, 2012 - 7:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 3 (IANS) It was a busy Sunday for the food kiosk owners at Jantar Mantar as swelling crowds thronged the venue of Baba Ramdev and Anna ... Read more...

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Railway employees seek PM’s help


March 28th, 2012 - 5:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 28 (IANS) Thousands of railway employees Wednesday marched to the heart of the capital to urge Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to increase the budgetary support to ... Read more...

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Muslims protest ‘framing’ in terrorist cases


March 26th, 2012 - 6:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 26 (IANS) Hundreds of Muslims participated in a day-long sit-down at Parliament Street here to protest "the fabricated implication" of the community members in terror cases -- ... Read more...

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More than 6,000 join Mawana Sugars Indian Open Marathon


February 11th, 2012 - 11:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 11 (IANS) More than 6,000 runners will be seen in action in the annual Mawana Sugars Indian Open Marathon to be held here February 19.The Indian Open, ... Read more...

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Ramdev attacker booked


January 14th, 2012 - 8:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 14 (IANS) A first information report (FIR) has been lodged against a man who threw ink at Baba Ramdev here Saturday, police said.The attacker, Kamran Siddiqui, was ... Read more...

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Sharad Pawar slapper gets bail (Lead)


December 19th, 2011 - 10:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 19 (IANS) A Delhi court Monday granted bail to Harvinder Singh who was arrested last month for slapping union Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar soon after a public ... Read more...

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Man assaults parliament security staff, detained


November 24th, 2011 - 10:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 24 (IANS) A 29-year-old man from Bihar, suspected to be mentally unstable, was detained here Thursday for assaulting a security staffer when he was denied entry into ... Read more...

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Why should I react, Pawar asks after assault


November 24th, 2011 - 4:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 24 (IANS) Union Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar, who was slapped by a man Thursday, said he did not think it was a breach of security and would ... Read more...

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Harpreet Singh wins Elite Race at Hero Delhi Cyclothon


October 9th, 2011 - 9:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 9 (IANS) Harpreet Singh from the SAI's Center of Excellence, Patiala, won the 64 km Elite Race at the Hero Delhi Cylothon here Sunday.The eight lap race ... Read more...

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120 top riders for Delhi Cyclothon


October 6th, 2011 - 9:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 6 (IANS) New Delhi will hold its second edition of the Hero India Cyclothon Sunday with around 120 of the country's top cyclists taking part in the ... Read more...

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Anna crusade reaches police station


September 28th, 2011 - 11:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) Some were amused while others peeved, but volunteers of India Against Corruption (IAC) definitely ruffled many feathers at the Parliament Street police station Wednesday ... Read more...

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Frivolous plea against PM costs lawyer Rs.1 lakh


August 30th, 2011 - 11:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 30 (IANS) A plea seeking prosecution of Prime Minister Manmohan Singh in the cash-for-votes scam that rocked parliament during a trust vote in 2008 was Tuesday ... Read more...

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Thousands march towards Jantar Mantar


August 17th, 2011 - 9:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 17 (IANS) Thousands of people supporting Gandhian Anna Hazare and his demand for a strong Lokpal Bill gathered at India Gate in the capital Wednesday evening and ... Read more...

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BJP, police clash again at Jantar Mantar (Lead)


August 12th, 2011 - 1:09 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 11 (IANS) Hundreds of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) workers, including several leaders, were detained as they staged a protest march here against the police baton-charge during ... Read more...

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Protesting BJP workers taken into custody


August 11th, 2011 - 3:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 11 (IANS) Nearly a thousand Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) workers, including several leaders, were Thursday taken into custody during a protest march here to condemn the ... Read more...

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BJP targets Chidambaram, stalls parliament (Roundup)


August 10th, 2011 - 7:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 10 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Wednesday raised a chorus for Home Minister P. Chidambaram's resignation and stalled proceedings in both houses of parliament to ... Read more...

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BJP workers, police clash at Jantar Mantar (Lead)


August 9th, 2011 - 10:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 9 (IANS)) Members of the Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) youth wing, demonstrating at Jantar Mantar to press for Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit's resignation over the ... Read more...

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Delhi hosts Slut Walk, flays sexual violence (With Images)


July 31st, 2011 - 4:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 31 (IANS) The blood-curdling shriek of a girl rang through the road leading to Jantar Mantar here Sunday morning. She was being raped -- in a ... Read more...

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CWG scam: Kalmadi to be questioned by CBI today


April 25th, 2011 - 12:10 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr 25 (ANI): The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) will today question former head of the Commonwealth Games Organising Committee, Suresh Kalmadi, for the fourth time in connection with irregularities ... Read more...

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Jantar Mantar: The epicentre of India’s crusades


April 8th, 2011 - 8:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 8 (IANS) It is a place where for years people from across the country have been coming to voice their concerns and demands - a place of ... Read more...

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Thousands rally in support of Hazare’s anti-graft fight


April 7th, 2011 - 10:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 7 (IANS) "Tunisia, Egypt, Libya… Get ready India!" read one of the dozens of posters put up at Jantar Mantar here as thousands gathered Thursday to voice ... Read more...

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All involved in CWG scam must be quizzed: Kalmadi


March 15th, 2011 - 10:26 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 15 (ANI): Former Commonwealth Games Organising Committee chairman Suresh Kalmadi, who was quizzed by the CBI for second time today in connection with alleged financial irregularities related to the ... Read more...

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CWG scam: CBI questions Kalmadi for second time


March 15th, 2011 - 1:29 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 15 (ANI): The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Tuesday quizzed former Commonwealth Games Organising Committee chairman Suresh Kalmadi for a second time in connection with alleged financial irregularities ... Read more...

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Students march to parliament for Telangana Friday


March 10th, 2011 - 1:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 10 (IANS) Students from various organisations across the country will march to parliament Friday, demanding that a bill for the formation of a separate Telangana state ... Read more...

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Jantar Mantar turns into mini-Andhra as Jagan fasts


January 11th, 2011 - 8:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 11 (IANS) Jantar Mantar, Delhi's demonstration destination, turned into a mini-Andhra Pradesh Tuesday as former Congress MP Y.S. Jaganmohan Reddy and thousands of his supporters thronged the area for ... Read more...

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Jagan’s show of strength in Delhi attracts Congress leaders (Second Lead)


January 11th, 2011 - 4:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 11 (IANS) Accompanied by Congress MPs, legislators and thousands of supporters, former MP Y.S. Jaganmohan Reddy Tuesday began a daylong fast here to highlight the "injustice" to Andhra Pradesh ... Read more...

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Jagan’s show of strength in Delhi - with some Congress participation (Lead)


January 11th, 2011 - 3:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 11 (IANS) Accompanied by thousands of supporters, former Congress MP Y.S. Jaganmohan Reddy arrived in the capital Tuesday and began a daylong fast in a show of strength that ... Read more...

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Two arrested for firing in air in Delhi


December 27th, 2010 - 12:06 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 26 (IANS) Two men were arrested for firing in the air outside a prominent hotel on central Delhi's Parliament Street after an argument with the hotel staff, police said ... Read more...

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Tibetans protest as Wen begins India visit (Lead)


December 15th, 2010 - 6:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 15 (IANS) Hundreds of young and elderly Tibetans protested noisily here Wednesday demanding freedom for Tibet as Chinese Premier Wen Jiabo arrived on a three-day visit to India. The ... Read more...

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Tibetans protest as Wen arrives


December 15th, 2010 - 4:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 15 (IANS) Hundreds of young and elderly Tibetans protested noisily here Wednesday demanding freedom for Tibet as Chinese Premier Wen Jiabo arrived on a three-day visit to India.Carrying hand-written ... Read more...

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University employees to hold rally in Delhi


November 23rd, 2010 - 5:49 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Nov 23 (IANS) Thousands of employees from about 200 universities across the country will gather at New Delhi Dec 1 to press the government for hike in educational funds, a leader ... Read more...

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