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Dump plea against me, Rahul Gandhi urges SC (Lead)


July 6th, 2012 - 10:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 6 (IANS) Congress general secretary Rahul Gandhi Friday urged the Supreme Court to dismiss a plea against an Allahabad High Court order absolving him of allegations ... Read more...

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Mayawati silent on Sangma’s bid at presidency


May 19th, 2012 - 9:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 19 (IANS) Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) chief Mayawati Saturday skirted a question on her party supporting the candidature of former Lok Sabha speaker P.A. Sangma for ... Read more...

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Supreme Court relief for Krishna (Lead)


January 27th, 2012 - 8:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 27 (IANS) In a breather for External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna, the Supreme Court Friday stayed the probe by the Karnataka Lokayukta police into the de-reservation of ... Read more...

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2G: Raja aide shares information on Kalaignar TV (Lead)


December 21st, 2011 - 10:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 21 (IANS) A former aide of jailed former communications minister A. Raja Wednesday told a special court hearing the 2G spectrum allocation case that he knows from ... Read more...

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2G: Raja shares information on Kalaignar TV


December 21st, 2011 - 9:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 21 (IANS) A former aide of jailed former communications minister A. Raja Wednesday told a special court hearing the 2G spectrum allocation case that he knows from ... Read more...

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Court allows CBI plea to extradite Warren Anderson (Second Lead)


March 23rd, 2011 - 8:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 23 (IANS) A Delhi court Wednesday allowed a Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) plea seeking extradition of US-based former Union Carbide chief Warren Anderson for the 1984 ... Read more...

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Supreme Court asserts its powers, overrules technicalities of law


December 20th, 2010 - 9:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 20 (IANS) The Supreme Court has said that it holds vast powers under the constitution and an aggrieved person could not be rendered remediless on mere technicalities of law. ... Read more...

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Raja phone call case: ‘I don’t want to play a blame game’, says Justice Reghupathi


December 18th, 2010 - 10:45 pm ICT by ANI
Chennai, Dec 18 (ANI): Madras High Court Justice R. Reghupathi reiterating his previous claim that in his letter to Senior Supreme Court Judge, Justice H L Gokhale, he had specifically named former ... Read more...

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Raja phone call case: ‘It is a judicial matter’, says Moily


December 14th, 2010 - 10:24 pm ICT by ANI
Bangalore, Dec 14 (ANI): Union Law and Justice Minister M. Veerappa Moily commenting on the fresh controversy that former Telecom Minister A Raja had tried to influence a Madras High Court judge ... Read more...

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Controversial book on Sonia to be out by year-end?


June 7th, 2010 - 6:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 7 (IANS) Indian publisher Roli Books said Monday that it intends to bring out the English translation of the book "El Sari Rojo" on Congress president Sonia Gandhi's ... Read more...

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Spanish writer of Sonia book backed out of disclaimer: Congress


June 4th, 2010 - 11:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 4 (IANS) The Congress said that Spansih writer Javier Moro had backed out of a carrying a disclaimer that his book "El Sari Rojo", which deals with party ... Read more...

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Kashmiri historian knows where 2,000-year-old Buddhist relic is


April 10th, 2010 - 12:41 pm ICT by IANS
By F. Ahmed Srinagar, April 10 (IANS) More than 2,000-year-old copper plates containing records of a major Buddhist conference held in Kashmir at the time are lying buried somewhere in the state, and ... Read more...

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Wooing consumers with puffed-up claims doesn’t pay


April 5th, 2010 - 5:28 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 5 (IANS) There's bad news for advertisers who hope to woo buyers with a smatterng of glossy but obscure product claims. Advertising that touts head-scratching scientific ingredients or other details only ... Read more...

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Steven Tyler taking time off from Aerosmith


November 23rd, 2009 - 4:43 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Nov 22 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Aerosmith is quiet concerned about their band mate Steven Tyler, as they feel that he needs professional help. They have seen him dealing with drugs ... Read more...

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Financially impulsive individuals ‘more likely to overeat’


September 14th, 2009 - 5:21 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 14 (ANI): People with poor money habits are more likely to over-eat, according to a new study.To reach the conclusion, researchers from University College London asked over 40,000 people if ... Read more...

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Impulsive people don’t save money


September 4th, 2009 - 1:54 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 4 (IANS) Financial profligacy is linked to other impulsive behaviours like overeating, smoking and infidelity, according to a new study. The study, conducted through the BBC website with over 40,000 ... Read more...

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Poor money savers likely to be overeaters, smokers


September 4th, 2009 - 1:13 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 4 (ANI): People who are poor at saving money are likely to have impulsive behaviour such as overeating, smoking and infidelity, according to a new study.The study conducted through the ... Read more...

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‘Aslam Jinnah is not Muhammad Ali Jinnah’s great grandson’


June 30th, 2009 - 1:59 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, June 30 (ANI): Liaquat Merchant, the grandson of Muhammad Ali Jinnah's sister Maryam Bai, has nullified Aslam Jinnah's claim that he is the great grandson of the founder of Pakistan."He ... Read more...

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Our brains process stories in the same fashion as real-life situations


January 30th, 2009 - 2:10 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, January 30 (ANI): Human brain does not see any differences between stories and real-life situations when it comes to processing them, according to a study. The brain-imaging study suggests that ... Read more...

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Why the whistleblower pulled the plug on Illinois Governor Blagojevich


January 10th, 2009 - 5:35 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan.10 (ANI): A whistleblower has emerged, which could finally ensure Illinois Governor Rod Blagojevich''s impeachement in connection with his alleged move to sell the vacant Senate seat of US President-elect ... Read more...

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