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SIT to investigate cartoonist Trivedi’s case


September 13th, 2012 - 8:05 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 13 (IANS) A Special Investigation Team (SIT) will now investigate the case of cartoonist Aseem Trivedi and review the sedition charges against him, a senior police official ... Read more...

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Cartoonist Aseem Trivedi released (Second Lead)


September 12th, 2012 - 3:51 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 12 (IANS) Cartoonist Aseem Trivedi, charged with sedition, walked out of jail Wednesday, a day after he was granted bail. The case against the India Against Corruption ... Read more...

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Mahesh Bhatt supports Aseem, calls for freedom of art


September 12th, 2012 - 2:59 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 12 (IANS) Filmmaker Mahesh Bhatt has come out in support of cartoonist Aseem Trivedi, saying freedom of art is important for a peaceful society."I believe a society ... Read more...

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Cartoonist Trivedi gets bail, refuses to be freed till charges dropped (Second Lead)


September 11th, 2012 - 10:28 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 11 (IANS) In a setback to the Maharashtra government, the Bombay High Court granted bail to jailed cartoonist Aseem Trivedi here late Tuesday. However, he refused to ... Read more...

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Cartoonist Aseem Trivedi gets bail, refuses freedom till charge dropped (Lead)


September 11th, 2012 - 9:29 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 11 (IANS) In an embarrassment to the Maharashtra government, the Bombay High Court granted bail to jailed cartoonist Aseem Trivedi here late Tuesday. However he refused to ... Read more...

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Maharashtra High Court grants bail to Aseem Trivedi


September 11th, 2012 - 9:07 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 11 (IANS) In an embarrassment to the Maharashtra government, the Bombay High Court granted bail to jailed cartoonist Aseem Trivedi here late Tuesday.A division bench of Chief Justice ... Read more...

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Two held for smuggling of antique idols


September 10th, 2011 - 11:24 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Sep 10 (IANS) Two men, involved in smuggling of antique idols, were arrested and three 'ashtadhatu' (eight-metal) idols worth around Rs.25 crore were seized in Uttar Pradesh's Allahabad district ... Read more...

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‘Green blessings’ from Lord Ganesha


September 6th, 2011 - 6:21 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Sep 6 (IANS) Prayers before the elephant-headed Lord Ganesha here are answered with blessings to make the earth greener!Shubh Sanskar Samiti, a Lucknow-based organisation holding religious programmes, is offering ... Read more...

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Does career take away Holi charm from TV actors’ life?


March 17th, 2011 - 5:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 17 (IANS) Thanks to their constant presence in front of the camera, some TV actors are not so comfortable with playing Holi, but there are veterans like ... Read more...

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Vibha Anand quits ‘Balika Vadhu’


December 29th, 2010 - 9:06 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 29 (IANS) Television actress Vibha Anand, popularly known as Sugna of "Balika Vadhu", has quit the show after landing the lead role in Zee TV's "Sanskar Laxmi". "I have quit ... Read more...

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PM pardons man who flung shoe


April 26th, 2009 - 9:18 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, April 26 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh does not want to press charges against a young man who hurled a shoe toward him at an election rally here Sunday, police ... Read more...

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Hindus seers rally for government sympathetic to Hindus


March 19th, 2009 - 2:36 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, March 19 (IANS) While the row over communal speeches allegedly delivered by Varun Gandhi rages ahead of the general elections, some 250 seers are touring Uttar Pradesh canvassing for a ... Read more...

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Rahul Gandhi visits Bhopal, mingles with school children


July 6th, 2008 - 11:12 am ICT by ANI
Bhopal , July 6 (ANI): Congress General Secretary Rahul Gandhi visited Bhopal to attend a series of functions, including one at the Sanskar Valley School where he interacted with students.Sitting ... Read more...

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Rahul Gandhi ‘looking for an open-minded girl’ (Lead)


July 5th, 2008 - 8:47 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, July 5 (IANS) When a group of school students here asked him about his marriage plans, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi smiled and said he was not averse to the idea. "I ... Read more...

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When Indian ‘parampara’ becomes Pakistani wordspeak


March 6th, 2008 - 1:45 pm ICT by admin
By Devirupa Mitra Islamabad, March 6 (IANS) Indian television serials, populated by bejewelled women and large joint families, are part of everyday life in Pakistan and slowly changing everyday vocabulary with words like ... Read more...

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