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Mulayam sacks close Akhilesh aide in UP


September 10th, 2012 - 9:16 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Sep 10 (IANS) Samajwadi Party (SP) chief Mulayam Singh Yadav Monday sacked Sanjay Lathar, president of the party's youth wing Samajwadi Yuvjan Sabha (SYS), saying that the latter was ... Read more...

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Two tonnes of uranium seized in Bolivia


August 29th, 2012 - 1:02 pm ICT by IANS
La Paz, Aug 29 (IANS/EFE) Bolivian police have confiscated two tonnes of uranium that was being stored at a building in central La Paz located near the US and Spanish ... Read more...

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Kyrgyz president sacks government


August 24th, 2012 - 6:52 pm ICT by IANS
Bishkek, Aug 24 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Kyrgyzstan President Almazbek Atambayev signed a decree Friday sacking the government, the state press service said.The move followed a break-up of the majority coalition in ... Read more...

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Kerala CPI-M sacks three local party workers


August 17th, 2012 - 7:55 pm ICT by IANS
Kozhikode, Aug 17 (IANS) An angry CPI-M Friday booted out three local party workers in Kozhikode district because they had taken part in mobilising funds for the family of their ... Read more...

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Three kids found dead in Uttar Pradesh village pond


August 17th, 2012 - 7:27 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Aug 17 (IANS) The bodies of three children were found in a village pond in Mahoba district, police said Friday.The children, identified as Sanjay (9), Ria (7) and Deepak ... Read more...

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Dubai police seize over 56 kg hashish


August 4th, 2012 - 12:25 am ICT by IANS
Dubai, Aug 3 (IANS/WAM) Dubai police have seized about 56 kg of hashish stashed in two sacks in the Marina area and arrested an Iranian smuggler.The man was arrested ... Read more...

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UP sacks contractual employees in urban local bodies


July 25th, 2012 - 9:42 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, July 25 (IANS) The Uttar Pradesh government Wednesday sacked thousands of contractual employees in urban local bodies who were appointed by the previous Mayawati regime of Bahujan Samaj ... Read more...

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Flamengo sacks coach Santana


July 24th, 2012 - 6:05 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, July 24 (IANS) Brazil's football powerhouse Flamengo have sacked coach Joel Santana following the team's poor results.Flamengo's football director Zinho confirmed Monday that the 63-year-old had been ... Read more...

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Pakistani airline sacks its most expensive employee


July 11th, 2012 - 12:55 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, July 11 (IANS) Pakistan's national carrier Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) has ended the contract of its most expensive employee who was drawing $50,000 a month, a media report said.Deputy ... Read more...

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Sacks with British flag to be used to send aid


June 25th, 2012 - 7:47 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 25 (IANS) A four-year ban on the use of the British flag has been waived, and sacks emblazoned with the Union Jack will now be used to distribute ... Read more...

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China sacks official over breach in dam


May 30th, 2012 - 4:18 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, May 30 (IANS) A Chinese official has been sacked following a breach in a dam.Liu Xiaoyang, the Communist Party of China (CPC) chief of Majitang township, in central China's ... Read more...

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Air India crisis deepens, sacks another 25 pilots (Roundup)


May 11th, 2012 - 10:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 11 (IANS) Air India Friday sacked another 25 protesting pilots - taking to 71 the number dismissed - and asked aviation regulator Directorate General Of ... Read more...

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Air India sacks 10 pilots, derecognizes union (Lead)


May 8th, 2012 - 4:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Mumbai, May 8 (IANS) Cracking the whip, Air India Tuesday sacked 10 pilots who went on mass sick leave against the plan to provide Boeing-787 Dreamliner training to those ... Read more...

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Air India sacks 10 pilots, derecognises union


May 8th, 2012 - 3:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Mumbai, May 8 (IANS) Cracking the whip, national carrier Air India has sacked 10 pilots from the Indian Pilots Guild (IPG) who went on mass sick leave against the ... Read more...

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New stamps on 100th anniversary of Titanic disaster


April 5th, 2012 - 7:58 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 5 (IANS) Britain will launch a collection of stamps to mark the 100th anniversary of the Titanic disaster.The mail area was one of the first places to flood ... Read more...

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Rs.33 lakh looted from bank van (Lead, changing dateline)


March 31st, 2012 - 8:51 pm ICT by IANS
Meerut, March 31 (IANS) At least six car-borne robbers Saturday looted Rs.33 lakh from a cash van of Axis Bank when its employees were about to load money into an ... Read more...

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Rs.33 lakh looted from bank van


March 31st, 2012 - 5:45 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, March 31 (IANS) Four car-borne robbers Saturday looted Rs.33 lakh from a cash van of Axis Bank when its employee was about to load money into an ATM in ... Read more...

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Nepal PM sacks labour minister


March 23rd, 2012 - 3:29 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, March 23 (IANS) Nepalese Prime Minister Baburam Bhattarai Friday sacked Labor and Transport Management Minister Sarita Giri, a media report said. The prime minister's decision came after Giri's defiance ... Read more...

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Grave robbers freaked out by pony-tailed mummy


March 22nd, 2012 - 11:15 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 22 (IANS) Robbers in search of archaeological treasures in China were given the fright of their lives when they came across a pony-tailed mummy in a grave.Rummaging through ... Read more...

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Ghana sacks Serbian football coach


March 20th, 2012 - 5:41 pm ICT by IANS
Accra, March 20 (IANS) The Ghana Football Association (GFA) has sacked Goran Stevanovic as the coach of the national team, the Black Stars, following three weeks of extensive meetings.The Serbian ... Read more...

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Villarreal sacks coach Molina


March 19th, 2012 - 9:02 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, March 19 (IANS) Spanish Primera Liga side Villarreal Monday sacked coach Jose Molina, the club confirmed.Molina lost his job as a direct result of Villarreal's 0-1 defeat away to ... Read more...

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Court sacks 18 Saibaba temple trustees (Lead)


March 13th, 2012 - 7:22 pm ICT by IANS
Shirdi (Maharashtra), March 13 (IANS) In a jolt to the ruling Democratic Front government in Maharashtra, the Bombay High Court Tuesday sacked the 18 members of the Shirdi-based Shri Saibaba ... Read more...

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Court sacks 18 Saibaba temple trustees


March 13th, 2012 - 5:39 pm ICT by IANS
Shirdi (Maharashtra), March 13 (IANS) In a jolt to the Maharashtra government, the Bombay High Court Tuesday sacked the 18 members of the Shirdi-based Shri Saibaba Sansthan Trust, a lawyer ... Read more...

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Former cop ’sacks’ Goa home minister


March 6th, 2012 - 8:28 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, March 6 (IANS) Call it irony, but Goa's Home Minister Ravi Naik has just been 'sacked' by a former cop.Former deputy superintendent of police Lavoo Mamledar defeated the controversial ... Read more...

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Nicaragua seizes over two tonnes of cocaine


March 6th, 2012 - 11:00 am ICT by IANS
Managua, March 6 (IANS/EFE) Nicaraguan naval units seized more than two tonnes of cocaine in an operation on the country's southern Caribbean coast, the military said Monday.The drugs were confiscated ... Read more...

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Poland sacks Euro 2012 main stadium overseer


February 15th, 2012 - 3:40 pm ICT by IANS
Warsaw, Feb 15 (IANS) Rafal Kapler, the chief of the National Sport Centre overseeing the construction of Warsaw's new National Stadium, has been dismissed from his post ahead of the ... Read more...

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British navy sacks 63 sailors for failing drug tests


February 13th, 2012 - 10:09 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 13 (IANS) The Royal Navy has sacked a total of 63 sailors who tested positive for illegal substances, a media report said Monday.The sailors were discharged between October ... Read more...

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German side Hoffenheim sacks coach Stanislawski


February 10th, 2012 - 4:35 pm ICT by IANS
Berlin, Feb 10 (IANS) Bundesliga football team Hoffenheim and coach Holger Stanislawski have decided to go their separate ways after team's string of poor performances, announced the club on their ... Read more...

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Nigeria sacks police chief after violence


January 26th, 2012 - 5:04 am ICT by IANS
Abuja, Jan 26 (IANS) Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan has sacked the country's police chief following widespread violence in the west African nation.The president has also approved the retirement of all ... Read more...

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Gilani sacks defence secretary


January 11th, 2012 - 7:11 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Jan 11 (IANS) Pakistan Prime Minster Yousuf Raza Gilani Wednesday sacked Defence Secretary Lt. Gen Naeem Khalid Lodhi (Retd.), Geo News reported.Lodhi had assumed the charge last November. ... Read more...

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Mayawati sacks yet another minister


January 2nd, 2012 - 10:30 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Jan 2 (IANS) Yet another Uttar Pradesh minister was sacked by Chief Minister Mayawati Monday, taking to 11 the number of ministers axed over the past 10 days."Minister ... Read more...

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Robbers walk out of Argentine bank with sacks of mail


December 30th, 2011 - 11:48 am ICT by IANS
Buenos Aires, Dec 30 (IANS/EFE) Seven armed assailants wearing masks stormed a bank in the Argentine capital Thursday but walked out only with two sacks of letters.The Hollywood-style heist took ... Read more...

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Mayawati sacks two more ministers


December 29th, 2011 - 12:05 am ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Dec 28 (IANS) In a surprise move, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati Wednesday sacked two more of her ministers, taking to six the number of ministers dropped over ... Read more...

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Mayawati sacks four ministers for corruption


December 26th, 2011 - 12:45 am ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Dec 25 (IANS) In a clean-up move ahead of assembly polls in the state, Chief Minister Mayawati Sunday recommended removal of four ministers facing probes on corruption charges.The ministers ... Read more...

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Jayalalithaa sacks two more Sasikala relatives from AIADMK


December 22nd, 2011 - 6:44 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Dec 22 (IANS) Continuing to weed out the family members of her former close aide Sasikala, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister and AIADMK chief J.Jayalalithaa Thursday sacked two more ... Read more...

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