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Anna supporters booked for defacement


July 31st, 2012 - 11:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 31 (IANS) A case was registered against unidentified Team Anna supporters who tried to deface a wall of the prime minister's residence last week, police said Tuesday. ... Read more...

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Four more held for moral policing in Karnataka


July 30th, 2012 - 7:00 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, July 30 (IANS) Karnataka Police Monday arrested four more people in connection with the alleged assault on college-going boys and girls partying Saturday at a home-stay in Mangalore, ... Read more...

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Mayawati statue vandalised in Lucknow, BSP stages protests (Lead)


July 26th, 2012 - 10:05 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, July 26 (IANS) Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) activists held demonstrations across Uttar Pradesh Thursday after a life-size statue of former chief minister and party supremo Mayawati was vandalised ... Read more...

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A year on, 13/7 blasts’ trial may take years to begin


July 13th, 2012 - 3:56 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 13 (IANS) A year after three coordinated bomb blasts rocked India's commercial capital Mumbai, a legal official says that it may take at least another three years for ... Read more...

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MCD poll fever peaks on last day of campaign


April 13th, 2012 - 6:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 13 (IANS) The Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) election's fever reached its peak Friday, the last day of campaigning before the voting April 15."We are trying ... Read more...

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MCD polls have lost their carnival spirit: Contestants


April 5th, 2012 - 5:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 5 (IANS) The civic elections in Delhi have lost their carnival spirit, feel many political parties and candidates, due to the state election commission's strict code ... Read more...

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Wikipedia says blackout was a success


January 19th, 2012 - 9:44 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 19 (IANS) Wikipedia co-founder Jimmy Wales hailed the website's 24-hour blackout protest as a success, suggesting it galvanised opposition to anti-piracy legislation in the US Congress, the ... Read more...

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Wikipedia, Google join anti-piracy bill protest (Lead)


January 18th, 2012 - 11:35 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 18 (IANS) Wikipedia, the online encyclopedia, went offline Wednesday, joining a daylong internet strike of over a dozen other websites, including Google, to protest proposed US laws purportedly ... Read more...

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Wikipedia shuts for 24 hours


January 18th, 2012 - 6:01 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 18 (IANS) Wikipedia, which describes itself as the largest encyclopaedia in human history, has blacked out its English-language site to protest proposed US anti-piracy laws."Imagine a world ... Read more...

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Wikipedia to shut for 24 hours, youngsters unaffected


January 17th, 2012 - 8:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 17 (IANS) The Wikipedia, popular community-edited online encyclopedia, may have decided to shut down its English version for 24 hours to garner support against the proposed US ... Read more...

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Wikipedia to shut down website for 24 hours


January 17th, 2012 - 8:14 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 17 (IANS) Popular online encyclopaedia Wikipedia will voluntarily shut down for 24 hours Wednesday as a protest against internet piracy laws in the US. Co-founder Jimmy Wales said ... Read more...

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NRIs to join Anna’s fast


August 13th, 2011 - 5:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 13 (IANS) A group of 25 non-resident Indians (NRIs) from the Middle East will join Anna Hazare's fast here from Aug 16 to demand the enactment of ... Read more...

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Singur land bill full of flaws, says CPI-M


June 14th, 2011 - 9:47 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 14 (IANS) West Bengal opposition leader Surya Kanta Mishra Tuesday termed the Singur land bill passed by the state assembly as "faulty" as it did not have ... Read more...

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Justice Nanavati Commission summons top Gujarat cop Bhatt


April 27th, 2011 - 6:57 pm ICT by ANI
Ahmedabad, Apr. 27 (ANI): The Justice G.T.Nanavati Commission on Wednesday issued a summons to controversial senior Gujarat police officer Sanjay Bhatt in connection with his latest Supreme Court and SIT deposition that ... Read more...

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Top cop says Gujarat CM Modi involved in Godhra case


April 22nd, 2011 - 3:04 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr 22 (ANI): Senior IPS officer Sanjay Bhatt, who was posted in the Intelligence Department, has filed an affidavit in the Supreme Court accusing Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi ... Read more...

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Teach blind students, court orders brawling Ramjas students


April 5th, 2011 - 9:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 5 (IANS) Teach blind students for an hour a week for one year - this was the order of the Delhi High Court Tuesday to two Delhi ... Read more...

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Godhra train burning judgement does not justify riots: Moily


March 1st, 2011 - 8:57 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 1 (ANI): Union Law and Justice Minister M. Veerappa Moily on Tuesday said the verdict of the Ahmedabad special court in the 2002 Godhra case does not justify the ... Read more...

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Godhra case: Death sentence for 11, life terms for 20


March 1st, 2011 - 1:31 pm ICT by ANI
Ahmedabad, Mar 1 (ANI): A special court in Ahmedabad on Tuesday awarded the death penalty to eleven accused and life imprisonment to 20 others in the 2002 Godhra train burning case.Designated Judge ... Read more...

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Godhra case: Quantum of punishment to be announced today


March 1st, 2011 - 11:38 am ICT by ANI
Ahmedabad, Mar 1 (ANI): A special court in Ahmedabad is likely to announce the quantum of sentence in the 2002 Godhra train burning case.The Court, on February 22, convicted 31 and acquitted ... Read more...

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Godhra case: Court to decide quantum of sentence today


February 25th, 2011 - 12:09 pm ICT by ANI
Ahmedabad, Feb 25 (ANI) A special court in Ahmedabad is slated to pronounce the quantum of punishment for the 31 convicts in the 2002 Godhra train burning case today.Judge PR Patel, who ... Read more...

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Pension records of 13,000 freedom fighters computerized


November 30th, 2010 - 9:49 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov.30 (ANI): Presenting his ministry's monthly report for November, Union Home Minister P. Chidambaram on Tuesday said that the government has computerized the pension records of 13,000 freedom fighters ... Read more...

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Bill to amend law on migrant property introduced


November 15th, 2010 - 5:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 15 (IANS) The government Monday introduced a legislation in parliament that gives Indian Muslims - if they are legal heirs - a right to claim the properties of ... Read more...

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Haryana to jail owners, operators of overloaded trucks


November 9th, 2010 - 1:37 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Nov 9 (IANS) Overloaded vehicles running on Haryana's roads could land their owners and operators behind bars, transport officials here said Tuesday."These vehicles, besides causing serious accidents, are also damaging the ... Read more...

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‘Office of custodian of enemy property hotbed of corruption’


October 23rd, 2010 - 5:23 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Oct 23 (IANS) Accusing the Custodian of Enemy Properties of conniving with his tenants to deprive him of his properties worth Rs.30,000 crore, Amir Mohammad Khan, the raja of the erstwhile ... Read more...

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Government’s nod to changes in enemy property act (Lead)


October 20th, 2010 - 7:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 20 (IANS) The government Wednesday cleared changes to an over 40-year-old legislation for Indian Muslims - if they are legal heirs - to claim the properties of relatives ... Read more...

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No red lines for Kashmir interlocutors, says Chidambaram


October 20th, 2010 - 7:55 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct.20 (ANI): Union Home Minister P Chidambaram on Wednesday said that there are no red lines for interlocutors assigned to find a solution for the restive situation in Jammu ... Read more...

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Government approves amendments to enemy property law


October 20th, 2010 - 3:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 20 (IANS) The government Wednesday approved amendments to an over 40-year-old legislation to ensure the protection of interests of those Indian Muslims who have inherited the properties of ... Read more...

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Enemy Property Act, 1968 amendments approved


October 20th, 2010 - 2:32 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct 20 (ANI): The Union Cabinet today approved the proposal of Ministry of Home Affairs to introduce the Enemy Property (Amendment and Validation) Second Bill, 2010.The amendments, among other things, ... Read more...

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J-K police file 3 FIRs against Mirwaiz Farooq for instigating violence


September 12th, 2010 - 11:53 pm ICT by ANI
Srinagar, Sep. 12 (ANI): Jammu and Kashmir Police have lodged three First Information Reports against Hurriyat Conference leader Mirwaiz Umar Farooq for instigating violence and arson on the occasion of Eid on ... Read more...

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Enemy property bill withdrawn (Second Lead)


August 30th, 2010 - 7:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 30 (IANS) Giving in to vehement opposition by the Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) and the Samajwadi Party, the government Monday dropped a controversial bill to amend an act ... Read more...

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Lok Sabha adjourned over enemy property bill (Lead)


August 30th, 2010 - 3:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 30 (IANS) The Lok Sabha was adjourned for two hours Monday - the second disruption on the day - after an uproar over the proposed amendments to the ... Read more...

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BJP to support enemy property bill if it replicates ordinance


August 27th, 2010 - 10:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 27 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) said Friday that it will support the bill concerning enemy property only if it does not dilute the provisions of the ... Read more...

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Crooks to get cycles for an honest life


August 15th, 2010 - 11:28 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 15 (IANS) Criminals in a British county will be given bicycles on loan by the police to help them find jobs and lead an honest life. Stolen bicycles, which were meant ... Read more...

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Brit criminals to get stolen bicycles from police to find jobs!


August 14th, 2010 - 5:08 pm ICT by ANI
London, August 14 (ANI): Police in the UK will give criminals stolen bicycles to help them find jobs and go straight.Bikes, which would previously have been auctioned under the Police Property ... Read more...

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Shia cleric comes to Mahmoodabad ex-royal’s rescue


August 6th, 2010 - 12:24 am ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Aug 5 (IANS) Prominent Shia scholar and cleric Maulana Kalbe Jawaad Thursday sprung a surprise by coming out in support of the erstwhile royal of Mahmoodabad who was suddenly deprived ... Read more...

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