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Powerful grenade found in Manipur secretariat


September 12th, 2012 - 9:33 pm ICT by IANS
Imphal, Sep 12 (IANS) A powerful grenade was recovered Wednesday from inside the high-security zone of the Manipur secretariat, police said.The explosive, wrapped in a piece of cloth, was found ... Read more...

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Man who questioned Mamata granted bail


August 24th, 2012 - 5:14 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 24 (IANS) A West Bengal court Friday granted bail to Shiladitya Chowdhury, who was arrested after he had publicly questioned Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee about her government's ... Read more...

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Mamata government intolerant, tries to evade responsibility: Left


August 23rd, 2012 - 6:52 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 23 (IANS) Terming the Mamata Banerjee government "intolerant", Marxist leader Surjya Kanta Mishra Thursday alleged it was trying to evade its responsibilities on law and order by ... Read more...

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Bengal rights panel orders probe in Shiladitya Chowdhury’s arrest


August 17th, 2012 - 7:53 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 17 (IANS) The State Human Right Commission (SHRC) has ordered a probe into the arrest of a man who had publicly questioned West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata ... Read more...

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Man arrested for questioning Mamata, activists condemn incident (Lead)


August 11th, 2012 - 7:07 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 11 (IANS) A man, who had publicly questioned West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee about her government policies towards farmers, was Saturday arrested from West Midnapore district ... Read more...

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Man arrested for publicly questioning Mamata


August 11th, 2012 - 5:48 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 11 (IANS) A man, who had publicly questioned West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee about her government policies towards farmers, was arrested from West Midnapore district for ... Read more...

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Haryana health minister among six injured in accident


July 9th, 2012 - 7:10 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, July 9 (IANS) Haryana's Health Minister Narender Singh was among six people injured Monday in an accident involving his car and a CRPF vehicle in Chandigarh's high security area, ... Read more...

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UP probe into presence of jailed MLAs at Pranab lunch


July 7th, 2012 - 12:43 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, July 7 (IANS) Faced with severe criticism at the presence of two jailed legislators at the lunch hosted by the Uttar Pradesh chief minister for UPA presidential candidate ... Read more...

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Pune varsity guard shot dead


May 4th, 2012 - 9:51 am ICT by IANS
Pune, May 4 (IANS) A security guard of the University of Pune was shot dead by an unidentified youth in the campus Thursday night, sending shockwaves among the student community ... Read more...

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Pakistani actress Meera’s car impounded


March 20th, 2012 - 12:47 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, March 20 (IANS) The car of Pakistani actress Meera was impounded for plying in a high security zone here without documents, a media report said Tuesday.The actress spent hours ... Read more...

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Ambedkar memorial: Dalit activists attempt to storm legislature


March 15th, 2012 - 9:37 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 15 (IANS) Protesting the delay by the centre in handing over land for constructing a memorial to B.R. Ambedkar, the Republican Party of India Thursday staged a ... Read more...

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Probe intensifies but no headway in Monday bombing


February 16th, 2012 - 5:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 16 (IANS) Investigators were Thursday yet to find any clue to the latest terror attack in Delhi, three days after a yet unidentified biker bombed an ... Read more...

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Sticky bomb a bigger threat: NSG chief


February 15th, 2012 - 10:04 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, Feb 15 (IANS) The emerging trend of sticky bombs, as used in an attack on an Israel embassy car, is a bigger threat than improvised explosive devices (IED), the ... Read more...

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Car attack planned in Tehran: Israeli envoy


February 14th, 2012 - 5:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 14 (IANS) The terror attack on an Israeli embassy car was plotted in Tehran, Israel's ambassador to India Alon Ushpiz said Tuesday and expressed confidence that ... Read more...

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Iran denies role in Israel embassy car explosion


February 14th, 2012 - 12:21 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 13 (IANS) Iran Monday rubbished Israeli accusations about its alleged involvement in attacks on Israeli personnel in India and Georgia, saying they are "untrue and sheer lies.""Any ... Read more...

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Iran behind attack on Israeli missions: Netanyahu (Lead)


February 13th, 2012 - 9:59 pm ICT by IANS
Jerusalem, Feb 13 (IANS) Iran was behind a car bomb attack on Israeli officials in New Delhi and a thwarted attack in Georgian capital Tbilisi, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said ... Read more...

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Iran behind attack on Israeli missions: Netanyahu


February 13th, 2012 - 9:41 pm ICT by IANS
Jerusalem, Feb 13 (IANS) Iran was behind a car bomb attack on Israeli officials in New Delhi as well as a thwarted attack in Georgian capital Tbilisi, Prime Minister Benjamin ... Read more...

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Car explosion: Krishna speaks to Israeli FM, says probe on


February 13th, 2012 - 9:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 13 (IANS) In the wake of an explosion in a car belonging to the Israeli embassy here, External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna Monday spoke to his ... Read more...

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Explosion in Israel embassy car, four injured (Second Lead)


February 13th, 2012 - 8:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 13 (IANS) A car belonging to the Israeli embassy was gutted after an explosion Monday afternoon in a high-security zone in the Indian capital, not far ... Read more...

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Chaos in Colombo court after ex-army chief gets new jail term


November 19th, 2011 - 12:35 am ICT by IANS
Colombo, Nov 18 (IANS) Sri Lanka's main court complex took almost the look of a battleground with supporters of the jailed former army commander Sarath Fonseka protesting a further three ... Read more...

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New nameplate reflects Writers’ Buildings’ historic change


May 21st, 2011 - 6:40 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 21 (IANS) For the first time in over 10 years, the nameplate outside the high profile chamber in the historic Writers' Buildings - the seat of power ... Read more...

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Zardari says Osama raid only US operation, hunt for house owner (Lead)


May 3rd, 2011 - 3:42 pm ICT by IANS
Washington/Islamabad, May 3 (IANS) A day after the killing of Osama bin Laden by Americans, speculation raged Tuesday on Pakistan's complicity in hiding the Al Qaeda leader as President ... Read more...

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Hunt on for owner of mansion where Osama was hiding


May 3rd, 2011 - 1:53 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, May 3 (IANS) A massive hunt has been launched for the owner of the sprawling mansion in Abbottabad where Osama bin Laden was hiding in Abbottabad city. The Al ... Read more...

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Murder-accused American ends hunger strike over “substandard food” in Pak jail:Sources


February 24th, 2011 - 11:50 am ICT by ANI
Lahore, Feb 24(ANI): Double-murder accused US official Raymond Davis, who had gone on a hunger strike in a Lahore prison to protest against "substandard food" being given to him and to press ... Read more...

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Manipur residents condemn murder of senior education official


January 21st, 2011 - 7:19 pm ICT by ANI
Imphal (Manipur), Jan.21 (ANI): Manipur residents have condemned the recent murder of education official by unidentified militants.Dr. Naorem Kunjabihari Singh, Chairman of the Board of Secondary Education Manipur was found dead inside ... Read more...

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Land title, green violations in Adarsh more serious: Navy chief


January 19th, 2011 - 9:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 19 (IANS) Indian Navy chief Admiral Nirmal Verma Wednesday said the Adarsh Housing Society building has more serious issues like land title and violation of environment laws than security ... Read more...

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Cops suspended as Santa goes up in smoke in Chandigarh


December 29th, 2010 - 11:06 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Dec 29 (IANS) Two Chandigarh Police officers were Wednesday suspended for negligence after a 35-feet-high Santa Claus was set ablaze at Sukhna Lake, police said.The dummy, prepared by students of ... Read more...

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Royals to pay only a ’small sum’ to Abbey for hosting Wills-Kate wedding


December 18th, 2010 - 1:03 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 18 (ANI): It has emerged that the Royal Family would pay only a small sum to Westminster Abbey for hosting next year's royal wedding.This will leave the church struggling ... Read more...

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Study says post 9/11 ’security zones’ in major cities blight landscape


December 15th, 2010 - 4:53 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 15 (ANI): 10 years after the terrorist attacks of 9/11, the creation of 'security zones' in American's most popular and prominent downtown areas has led to blighted landscapes, limited public ... Read more...

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Pakistan fashion week: Show goes on in terror hit Karachi


November 12th, 2010 - 4:00 pm ICT by IANS
By Shilpa Raina Karachi, Nov 12 (IANS) Pakistan's best known fashion week was on, there were smiles on the ramp and banter among organisers. That's when the latest terror blast hit Karachi, killing ... Read more...

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CWG mascot ‘Shera’ stolen from Chandigarh’s high-security zone


October 16th, 2010 - 8:21 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Oct 16 (IANS) Unidentified miscreants Saturday stole a fibre-glass replica of the Commonwealth Games (CWG) mascot ‘Shera' from the high-security zone of the city, police said.The mascot was placed just 30 ... Read more...

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Chandigarh hit and run: 19-year-old girl arrested (Lead)


August 18th, 2010 - 7:59 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Aug 18 (IANS) A teenaged girl, one of the two accused of causing a fatal accident in which a youth and a child were killed, surrendered before police here Wednesday evening. ... Read more...

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Chandigarh cops drag feet on car race deaths


August 18th, 2010 - 12:46 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Aug 18 (IANS) Police Wednesday was yet to identify the two women in a Honda Accord that left two people, including a six-year-old child, dead in a high-security area of Chandigarh ... Read more...

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Sporadic violence as 10,000 protesters march in Toronto


June 27th, 2010 - 11:23 am ICT by IANS
Toronto, June 27 (DPA) There was sporadic violence in the streets of Canada's largest city Saturday as at least 10,000 otherwise peaceful demonstrators fumed at the world's 20 leading powers gathered for ... Read more...

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Violent clashes mar start of Toronto G-20 Summit


June 27th, 2010 - 5:11 am ICT by ANI
Toronto, June 27 (ANI): An estimated 10,000 demonstrators clashed with Toronto Police and other law enforcement authorities on Saturday, a day before the commencement of the fourth Group of Twenty (G-20) Summit, ... Read more...

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