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Assamese, others continue to flee Maharashtra


August 17th, 2012 - 6:27 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 17 (IANS) Panic stricken people hailing from Assam and other northeastern states continued to flee for home from various parts of Maharashtra for the third consecutive day Friday, ... Read more...

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MPs’ panel wants no anti-Pakistan words on private channels


January 27th, 2012 - 1:06 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Jan 27 (IANS) No one should be permitted to speak against Pakistan in programmes that are aired by private television channels, a National Assembly panel has recommended.The National Assembly's ... Read more...

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BJP registers complaint against NCP


January 22nd, 2012 - 3:04 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 21 (IANS) Alleging that the Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) leaders have lured voters to attend a rally in Maharashtra's Beed district, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Saturday ... Read more...

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TV executive murder case convict refused bail


December 20th, 2011 - 11:23 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 20 (IANS) The Bombay High Court Tuesday declined the bail plea of former naval officer Emile Jerome Mathew, convicted in the murder of television executive Neeraj Grover, citing ... Read more...

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Moonshine kills 63 in Bengal village


December 15th, 2011 - 2:21 am ICT by IANS
Diamond Harbour (West Bengal), Dec 15 (IANS) At least 63 people, mostly rickshaw pullers and labourers, died and 80 others were hospitalised Wednesday after consuming spurious liquor in a ... Read more...

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Memogate not an issue : Gilani


December 11th, 2011 - 6:44 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Dec 11 (IANS) Pakistani Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani has said the memogate scandal is not an issue as Mansoor Ijaz, the writer of the document and who ... Read more...

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Half-hour Sunday slot on Doordarshan for short films


November 26th, 2011 - 6:00 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Nov 26 (IANS) Indian documentary film makers Saturday welcomed the information and broadcasting ministry's decision to reserve a half-hour prime time slot every Sunday for short films on ... Read more...

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SpiceJet bomb scare creates chaos in Kathmandu


September 25th, 2011 - 5:02 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Sep 25 (IANS) Close on the heels of all 19 people on board a domestic flight in Nepal perishing in a plane crash, Indian budget airline SpiceJet's Delhi flight ... Read more...

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Mathew turns against Maria, files plea against conviction


July 17th, 2011 - 7:39 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 17 (IANS) Ex-naval officer Emile Jerome Mathew, convicted for culpable homicide not amounting to murder in TV executive Neeraj Grover's killing, has challenged his conviction in the Bombay ... Read more...

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Giving home portfolio to NCP a mistake: Chavan


July 15th, 2011 - 8:17 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 15 (IANS) Two days after the triple bombing in the metropolis, Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan Friday said the Congress's decision to concede the key home portfolio to ... Read more...

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Ex-navy man, actress jailed for killing TV executive (Second Lead)


July 1st, 2011 - 8:58 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 1 (IANS) Ex-naval officer Jerome Mathew was Friday sentenced to 10 years in jail for the 2008 murder of TV producer Neeraj Grover for having an affair with ... Read more...

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Ex-navy man, starlet sentenced for TV executive’s murder (Lead)


July 1st, 2011 - 4:29 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 1 (IANS) Ex-naval officer Jerome Mathew was sentenced to 10 years in jail for the 2008 murder of TV executive Neeraj Grover for allegedly having an affair with ... Read more...

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Jerome gets 10 years in jail, Susairaj three


July 1st, 2011 - 3:07 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 1 (IANS) A Mumbai court Friday sentenced ex-naval officer Emile Jerome Mathew to 10 years in jail while Kannada actress Maria Monica Susairaj was given a three year ... Read more...

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Berlusconi’s son worries foes can hurt broadcasting empire


July 1st, 2011 - 7:33 am ICT by IANS
Milan, July 1 (IANS/AKI) Billionaire Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi's son is not especially worried about a political crisis in the government, but fears his father's political adversaries can harm ... Read more...

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Uttar Pradesh government gagging media: CNN-IBN (Lead)


June 27th, 2011 - 11:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Lucknow, June 27 (IANS) After its senior journalist was roughed up by police in Lucknow Sunday night, private television channel CNN-IBN charged Monday that the Uttar Pradesh government was ... Read more...

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India terms OIC’s Kashmir description ‘most regrettable’


June 22nd, 2011 - 9:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 22 (IANS) India has termed as "most regrettable" the Organisation of Islamic Conference (OIC) describing Jammu and Kashmir as "occupied territory"."We have seen reports that the Organization ... Read more...

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Nepal reels under two-day shutdown before crisis


May 27th, 2011 - 1:34 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, May 27 (IANS) As Nepal began hurtling towards a constitutional crisis with parliament and the government facing dissolution from Saturday midnight, tension and uncertainty mounted in the nascent republic ... Read more...

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Had told authorities about Headley: Shiv Sena activist


May 25th, 2011 - 11:40 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 25 (IANS) Shiv Sena activist Rajaram Rege, named by Pakistani-American David Coleman Headley in a US court, Wednesday denied that he had kept his meetings with the Lashkar-e-Taiba ... Read more...

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Taliban leader Mullah Omar killed?


May 23rd, 2011 - 12:43 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, May 23 (IANS) Afghan Taliban leader Mullah Mohammad Omar has been killed in Pakistan, Xinhua cited a private television channel as stating Monday."Mullah Omar was killed on way ... Read more...

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Osama’s Pakistani landlord had fake national ID card


May 2nd, 2011 - 7:19 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, May 2 (IANS)The owner of the house where Al Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden was hiding in Pakistan was holding a bogus national identity card, The Nation reported.The identity ... Read more...

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Two Sukhoi jets, 30 other aircraft searching for missing Arunachal CM


May 1st, 2011 - 1:05 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi/Itanagar/Bareilly, May 1 (ANI): Two Sukhoi aircraft and about 30 other Indian Air Force (IAF) aircraft have been deployed to search for missing Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Dorjee Khandu.The Sukhoi ... Read more...

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Godhra case: Ex-Gujarat police chief Sreekumar commends Bhatt’s affidavit against Modi


April 22nd, 2011 - 7:28 pm ICT by ANI
Ahmedabad, Apr.22 (ANI): Former Gujarat Director General of Police R B Sreekumar on Thursday commended fellow police officer Sanjiv Bhatt for implicating Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi in the 2002 Godhra ... Read more...

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Puducherry Lt. Governor now facing questions over medical college trust


April 20th, 2011 - 1:36 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi/Puducherry, Apr. 20 (ANI): Even as an Enforcement Diorectorate (ED) team is reported to be on its way to Puducherry to question Lt. Governor Iqbal Singh in connection with a favour ... Read more...

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Govt. to constitute mechanism to monitor content on television


March 15th, 2011 - 5:00 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 15 (ANI): Information and Broadcasting Minister Ambika Soni on Tuesday informed that the Government would soon announce a self-regulatory mechanism with representation from civil society to monitor content ... Read more...

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Government to form watchdog to monitor TV content


March 15th, 2011 - 4:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 15 (IANS) The government will constitute a panel headed by a retired judge to regulate television content in India, Information and Broadcasting Minister Ambika Soni said ... Read more...

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Journalist among 14 killed in Pakistan violence (Second Lead)


January 14th, 2011 - 1:58 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Jan 14 (IANS) A journalist of a private television channel was shot dead by a group of assailants in Pakistan's southern city of Karachi, where at least 14 others were also ... Read more...

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Journalist among eight killed in Pakistan (Lead)


January 14th, 2011 - 11:18 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Jan 14 (IANS) A journalist of a private television channel was shot dead by a group of unidentified assailants in Pakistan's southern city of Karachi, where at least seven others were ... Read more...

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Pakistani TV channels fined for interviews of Taseer’s killer


January 11th, 2011 - 9:45 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Jan 11 (IANS) Pakistan's media regulatory authority Tuesday imposed a penalty on two private television channels for airing interviews of the assassin of Salman Taseer, governor of Punjab province.Taseer was killed ... Read more...

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Court seeks views of NGOs, media in Gujarat riots case


November 29th, 2010 - 10:53 pm ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, Nov 29 (IANS) A special court hearing a case related to the Gulberg Society massacre during the 2002 Ahmedabad riots Monday sought the views of NGOs and the media on various ... Read more...

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Indian women don’t have multiple affairs, nor do they cry: Mike Pandey


November 29th, 2010 - 8:37 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Nov 29 (IANS) Indian women do not have multiple affairs, nor do they cry all the time, three-time Green Oscar winner Mike Pandey said Monday while making his case for creating ... Read more...

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Folk artist Vitthal Umap collapses on stage, dies


November 27th, 2010 - 11:32 am ICT by IANS
Nagpur (Maharashtra), Nov 27 (IANS) Renowned Marathi theatre artist, folk singer and musician Vitthal Umap died after he collapsed on a stage during a function here late Friday, an aide said Saturday. ... Read more...

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Shah Rukh, Rani to perform in Bangladesh


November 26th, 2010 - 4:05 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Nov 26 (IANS) Bollywood stars Shah Rukh Khan, Rani Mukherjee, Arjun Rampal and Isha Koppikar will perform here Dec 10 to campaign for the world's largest mangrove Sundarbans as one ... Read more...

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Bombs hurled at Bangladesh chief justice’s house


November 19th, 2010 - 12:40 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Nov 19 (IANS) Two handmade bombs were hurled at Chief Justice of Bangladesh A.B.M. Khairul Haque's home here, a media report said Friday. There were no casualties.The incident took place ... Read more...

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US shared intelligence with valuable strategic partner India before 26/11: Roemer


October 28th, 2010 - 11:41 am ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct. 28 (ANI): U.S. Ambassador to India Timothy Roemer has clarified that Washington did share regular and consistent information with New Delhi prior to the 26/11 Mumbai terror attack and ... Read more...

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SIS Live given 60 percent payment: Prasar Bharti CEO


October 25th, 2010 - 5:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 25 (IANS) Britain-based SIS Live, which was given the contract to cover the Commonwealth Games, has been paid 60 percent of its money, Prasar Bharti's CEO B.S. Lalli said ... Read more...

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