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Despite two peaceful summers, peace is fragile in Kashmir (Kashmir Newsletter)


September 21st, 2012 - 6:15 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Sep 21 (IANS) For the last two weeks, street protests against an anti-Islam video have erupted at many places in Kashmir. Though by far and large peaceful, the ... Read more...

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Bhupathi lashes out at AITA


September 18th, 2012 - 5:44 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 18 (IANS) India tennis veteran Mahesh Bhupathi Tuesday launched a scathing attack on the All India Tennis Association (AITA), saying its administration is detrimental to growth of sport ... Read more...

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Dowry harassment law misused for extortion: Court


October 9th, 2011 - 6:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 9 (IANS) A Delhi court has acquitted a man and three of his family members in a dowry harassment case, saying that legal provisions are often misused ... Read more...

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WWE Raw: Rey Mysterio vs Del Rio


May 18th, 2011 - 1:59 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
May 17 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Rey Mysterio limped his way to the ring last night on WWE Monday Night Raw after being attacked by R Truth last week in the ring. He spoke ... Read more...

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‘Armstrong may become symbol for decades of corruption in professional cycling’


January 23rd, 2011 - 2:38 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, Jan 23(ANI): American racing cyclist Lance Armstrong's former bike mechanic and personal assistant believes the seven-time Tour de France champion is in danger of becoming a permanent "symbol for decades of ... Read more...

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J.Lo ‘to be sued by ex-husband’s girlfriend’


December 16th, 2010 - 2:50 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec 16 (ANI): Jennifer Lopez is reportedly being sued by her ex-husband's girlfriend.Bang Showbiz reported that Claudia Vazquez, girlfriend of Ojani Noa, who was the singer's spouse for under a ... Read more...

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Pope wants Pak-Christian woman sentenced to death for blasphemy released


November 18th, 2010 - 3:14 pm ICT by ANI
Vatican City, Nov 18 (ANI): Pope Benedict XVI has called for the release of Asia Bibi, a Christian woman in Pakistan facing the death sentence awarded by a court in the Nankana ... Read more...

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Jinnah Institute blasts Pak-Christian woman’s shocking death sentence for ‘blasphemy’


November 17th, 2010 - 6:21 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Nov 17 (ANI): The Jinnah Institute in Pakistan has expressed its shock and dismay at the death sentence awarded to Aasia Bibi, a Christian lady and mother of five, by a ... Read more...

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“Pak’s Blasphemy Law gives state-backed stamp of approval to intolerance”: Editorial


November 16th, 2010 - 6:48 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Nov 16 (ANI): Religious minorities in Pakistan live in the most adversarial of circumstances, as the Blasphemy Law, a draconian law promulgated by General Zia ul Haq, hangs over their heads ... Read more...

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Pakistani woman killed by grandchildren


October 22nd, 2010 - 3:18 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Oct 22 (IANS) A 70-year-old woman in this Pakistani capital was killed by her grandchildren when she tried to intervene in a dispute.Dolat Bibi's sons Abdul Jabbar and Muhammad Idris had ... Read more...

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Media Decides To Leave As Saif And Kareena Arrive Late


October 21st, 2010 - 5:37 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
October 21, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Many Bollywood stars are known for coming late for shoots or for any other event. Some of them think that it adds to their star power. ... Read more...

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PCB chief Butt denies sleeping during Pak NA sports committee meeting


February 5th, 2010 - 3:52 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Feb.5 (ANI): The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chief Ijaz Butt has rebuffed media reports which quoted Sindh Sports minister Dr Mohammad Ali Shah, as saying that he took a nap during ... Read more...

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Nicole Kidman accused of playing games with media


December 14th, 2009 - 6:22 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec 14 (ANI): Aussie actress Nicole Kidman has been accused by celebrity photographer Jamie Fawcett of playing Machiavellian games after claiming she quit Sydney because of the paparazzi.Fawcett told ... Read more...

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No personal vendetta in Supreme Court summoning Musharraf


July 23rd, 2009 - 7:31 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, July 23 (ANI): Pakistan Defence Minister Chaudhry Ahmed Mukhtar has said there is no personal vendetta in the Supreme Court's decision to summon the former President General Pervez Musharraf.Talking to ... Read more...

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Center urges Mayawati to avoid personal vendetta


July 16th, 2009 - 1:37 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi July 16 (ANI): The Congress Party and UPA Government at the center has urged Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati to avoid settling political and personal scores through the through the ... Read more...

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Arun Jaitley attends poll meet at Rajnath Singh house


March 19th, 2009 - 7:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 19 (IANS) Arun Jaitley, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) general secretary and chief strategist, Thursday attended a poll panel meeting at party president Rajnath Singh's residence, in ... Read more...

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Palin’’s mischaracterisation of `Trooper Gate” scam shows her in poor light: Washington Post


October 14th, 2008 - 2:43 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct.14 (ANI): Alaska Governor and Republican vice-presidential candidate Sarah Palin mischaracterization of a report on her abuse of authority while sacking an officer of her government, has not come off ... Read more...

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Nawaz says PPP-led govt in Islamabad may collapse before completing its tenure


September 2nd, 2008 - 1:16 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad , Sept 2 (ANI): The present day PPP-led government in Islamabad would not last long and may collapse before completing its tenure, said PML-N leader and former Pakistan premier Nawaz ... Read more...

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Stone’’s biopic of Bush sees him drinking, gambling…and landing in jail!


July 29th, 2008 - 6:59 pm ICT by ANI
New York, July 29 (ANI): The first trailer of Oliver Stone''s biopic of George W Bush has been released online and shows Dubya going through a whirl of drinking contests, gambling, ... Read more...

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Dhumal government tapping my phone: Virbhadra


June 2nd, 2008 - 8:43 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, June 2 (IANS) Former Himachal Pradesh chief minister Virbhadra Singh Monday accused the state's Bharatiya Janata party (BJP) government of tapping his phone and deploying spies to keep tabs on him. ... Read more...

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Three people murdered in Delhi


May 1st, 2008 - 8:17 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, May 1 (IANS) A property dealer, a milk vendor and a restaurant employee were murdered in three separate incidents in the capital, police said Thursday. Police said 25-year-old Rakesh Kumar, ... Read more...

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Contract killers behind Delhi traders’ murder: Police


April 22nd, 2008 - 11:52 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, April 22 (IANS) Contract killers could be behind the killings of two city-based traders, who were gunned down and their driver shot at while they were returning to their northwest ... Read more...

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Robbers attack mother, daughter in northwest Delhi


April 12th, 2008 - 7:02 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, April 12 (IANS) Four men allegedly attacked a woman and her teenage daughter with a sharp-edge object for protesting a robbery attempt at her northwest Delhi home Saturday morning, the ... Read more...

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Delhi businessman shot dead, possibly over property


April 7th, 2008 - 11:01 pm ICT by admin
(Second Lead)New Delhi, April 7 (IANS) A city-based businessman was shot dead Monday morning by three unidentified men on a motorcycle in south Delhi. The police said a property dispute could have ... Read more...

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Delhi businessman shot, property dispute suspected


April 7th, 2008 - 5:52 pm ICT by admin
(Lead)New Delhi, April 7 (IANS) A city-based businessman was killed Monday morning when three unidentified men on a motorcycle shot him in south Delhi, the police said, adding that a "property dispute" ... Read more...

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Businessman shot dead in south Delhi


April 7th, 2008 - 3:02 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, April 7 (IANS) A city-based businessman was killed Monday morning when three unidentified men on a motorcycle shot him in south Delhi, the police said. Arun Gupta, an electronic goods ... Read more...

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Former Pak cricketers criticise PCB decision to ban Shoaib for five years


April 2nd, 2008 - 6:06 pm ICT by admin
Islamabad, Apr 2 (ANI): Former Pakistan cricketers, including Rashid Latif, have criticised the PCBs decision to ban fast bowler Shoaib Akhtar for five years, saying the decision would immensely damage the ... Read more...

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If elected, no personal vendetta against Musharraf: Sharif


December 26th, 2007 - 12:54 pm ICT by admin
Lahore, Dec 26 (ANI): Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz chief Nawaz Sharif has said that he will not go for any personal vendetta against President Pervez Musharraf as his agenda is to uplift the ... Read more...

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Emergency to be lifted in three weeks, elections can be delayed: Shujaat


November 14th, 2007 - 8:37 am ICT by admin
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