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Aseem Trivedi walks out of jail (Lead)


September 12th, 2012 - 3:07 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 12 (IANS) Cartoonist Aseem Trivedi walked out of prison Wednesday, four days after he was charged with sedition. Trivedi, an activist of India Against Corruption (IAC), had ... Read more...

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Cartoonist Aseem Trivedi to be released Wednesday


September 12th, 2012 - 10:59 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 12 (IANS) Jailed cartoonist Aseem Trivedi will walk out of prison Wednesday afternoon, an India Against Corruption (IAC) spokesperson said.An IAC team will be present to receive ... Read more...

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Cartoonist’s arrest an over-stretch: Congress


September 10th, 2012 - 11:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 10 (IANS) The Congress Monday termed arrest of political cartoonist Aseem Trivedi as a bit of an "over-stretch" but said "there are certain emblems and national ... Read more...

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WWII bombing victims in China sue Japan


September 10th, 2012 - 7:56 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Sep 10 (IANS) Survivors of a series of bombings on a city in southwest China during World War II are seeking compensation from the Japanese government, more than seven ... Read more...

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Police end quizzing cartoonist Aseem Trivedi


September 10th, 2012 - 6:49 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 10 (IANS) Barely a day after a cartoonist Aseem Trivedi was sent to seven days police custody after being arrested on sedition charges, investigators cut short his ... Read more...

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SBI cuts fixed deposit rates by up to 1 percent


September 5th, 2012 - 5:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 5 (IANS) The country's largest lender State Bank of India (SBI) said Wednesday it will cut interest rates on term deposits by 0.50 percent to 1 ... Read more...

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Kajol has always been lucky for me: Karan Johar


September 1st, 2012 - 2:42 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 1 (IANS) Kajol is a must have for filmmaker Karan Johar in all his films because he feels his close friend is lucky for him. No wonder ... Read more...

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Kanda close to being nailed in Geetika suicide: Police


August 24th, 2012 - 10:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 24 (IANS) Delhi Police have "enough evidence" against arrested former Haryana minister Gopal Goyal Kanda and his employee Aruna Chaddha to implicate them for abetment in the ... Read more...

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Geetika suicide: Chaddha sent to a day’s judicial custody


August 20th, 2012 - 7:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 20 (IANS) Aruna Chaddha, an accused in former flight attendant Geetika Sharma's suicide case, was Monday sent to judicial custody for a day by a Delhi court ... Read more...

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Police search Kanda’s farmhouse for evidence


August 20th, 2012 - 7:17 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, Aug 20 (IANS) Delhi Police Monday searched the farmhouse of former Haryana minister Gopal Goyal Kanda, accused of abetting the suicide of former flight attendant Geetika Sharma, and took ... Read more...

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Australian Squash Open concluded


August 19th, 2012 - 8:22 pm ICT by IANS
Canberra, Aug 19 (IANS) After seven days of intense competition, the 2012 HI-TEC Australian Squash Open concluded at the Canberra Royal Theatre Sunday.In the women's final, defending champion Nicol David ... Read more...

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Kanda’s office, home searched


August 19th, 2012 - 7:21 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, Aug 19 (IANS) The office and house of former Haryana minister Gopal Goyal Kanda, accused of abetting the suicide of former flight attendant Geetika Sharma, here were Sunday searched ... Read more...

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Kanda sent to 7 days police custody (Third Lead)


August 18th, 2012 - 9:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 18 (IANS) A Delhi court Saturday sent former Haryana minister Gopal Goyal Kanda, accused of abetting the suicide of former flight attendant Geetika Sharma, to seven days ... Read more...

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Kanda sent to 7 days police custody (Lead)


August 18th, 2012 - 7:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 18 (IANS) A Delhi court Saturday sent former Haryana minister Gopal Goyal Kanda, accused of abetting the suicide of former flight attendant Geetika Sharma, to seven days ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Acting is exhausting: Kate Beckinsale


August 8th, 2012 - 6:40 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 8 (IANS) Actress Kate Beckinsale considers going to rehab after making a movie because it is so tiring.The 38-year-old always feels drained after shooting a film but she ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Bengal moves to recover WBIDC loans


August 7th, 2012 - 12:12 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 6 (IANS) In an attempt to recover around Rs.500 crore in outstanding loans of the West Bengal Industrial Development Corporation (WBIDC), the state government Monday said it ... Read more...

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Maruti incident will not hamper investments in Harayana: Hooda


August 5th, 2012 - 9:54 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 5 (IANS) The violence at Maruti Suzuki's Manesar plant, which left one senior executive dead, will not impact on investments in Haryana, Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda ... Read more...

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New ’spray-on skin’ heals ulcers faster: Study


August 5th, 2012 - 6:15 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 5 (IANS) A 'spray-on skin' can speed up healing of chronic ulcers by 50 percent, a new study suggests.The spray quickly healed venous leg ulcers (the most ... Read more...

Posted in World |

German swearing hotline allows callers to call in and swear


July 26th, 2012 - 9:10 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Berlin, July 26 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A German swearing hotline allows callers to call in and swear all they want. This hotline says that it allows people to call in and swear so ... Read more...

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Pogrebnyak agrees contract with Reading


June 30th, 2012 - 7:54 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 30 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russian striker Pavel Pogrebnyak has agreed a contract with Reading, the English Premier League club said Saturday.The Russian is likely to join the newly-promoted ... Read more...

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Shahabuddin gets bail in Pakistan drugs quota case


June 22nd, 2012 - 5:52 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 22 (IANS) A court in Pakistan Friday granted interim bail to Makhdoom Shahabuddin, the primary candidate of the Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) for the post of prime minister, ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

(HOLD) Eight Taiwanese released by Himachal court


June 19th, 2012 - 10:13 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, June 19 (IANS) A Himachal Pradesh court Tuesday released all the eight Taiwanese who were arrested last week for allegedly staying illegally in a village in Mandi district, an ... Read more...

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CBI seeks court’s nod for narco test on Jagan


June 11th, 2012 - 5:07 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, June 11 (IANS) The CBI has sought the special CBI court's permission to conduct narco analysis test on jailed MP Y.S. Jaganmohan Reddy in a case involving illegal assets.The ... Read more...

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Jagan’s judicial custody extended till June 25


June 11th, 2012 - 12:58 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, June 11 (IANS) A special CBI court here Monday extended YSR Congress Party leader Y.S. Jaganmohan Reddy's judicial custody till June 25 in the illegal assets case.The member of ... Read more...

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Abhishek Verma, wife in seven days CBI custody


June 9th, 2012 - 6:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 9 (IANS) Businessman and naval war room leak case accused Abhishek Verma and his wife were Saturday sent to seven days' CBI custody in a graft case ... Read more...

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Tripura employees to get paid paternity leave


June 5th, 2012 - 10:36 pm ICT by IANS
Agartala, June 5 (IANS) Would-be fathers, who are Tripura government employees, will now get seven days' paid paternity leave."To provide all kinds of support to their pregnant wives, all Tripura ... Read more...

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Elton John hospitalised for respiratory infection


May 25th, 2012 - 3:39 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, May 25 (IANS) Singer Elton John had to be rushed to a hospital here due to a respiratory infection.The "Candle in the wind" singer was rushed to the ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Weather office has good news for Kashmir Valley


May 23rd, 2012 - 1:57 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, May 23 (IANS) After more than 20 days of unusual cold and wet weather, there is finally some good news for the Kashmir Valley."Since the atmosphere is quite stable ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Disclose who leaked army chief’s letter: BJP


May 15th, 2012 - 9:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 15 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party Tuesday asked the government to disclose how a sensitive letter on defence preparedness written by Army chief V. K. Singh ... Read more...

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‘Satyamev Jayate’ grows more popular than Aamir!


May 14th, 2012 - 8:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 14 (IANS) Bollywood star Aamir Khan's teleshow "Satyamev Jayate", where he deals with sensitive social issues backed by statistics, has surpassed his own popularity, indicates a ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Air India loses Rs.100 crore due pilots’ strike (Lead)


May 14th, 2012 - 8:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Mumbai, May 14 (IANS) A grounded fleet, ticket cancellations and unused labour have cost Air India Rs.100 crore in the seven days since the pilots went on strike, an ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Take strict action against foodgrain hoarders: Parliament panel


May 13th, 2012 - 1:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 13 (IANS) A parliamentary panel has slammed the low number of convictions of foodgrain hoarders in the past three years and said it shows the non-serious ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Carrie Underwood completely trusts husband


May 3rd, 2012 - 7:21 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, May 3 (IANS) Singer Carrie Underwood says she has no doubts that her husband Mike Fisher will always remain faithful to her."We are both independent people, so we ... Read more...

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Hockey keeper Adrian D’Souza tests positive for banned substance (Lead, correcting last para)


April 13th, 2012 - 10:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 13 (IANS) Former India hockey goalkeeper Adrian D'Souza has tested positive for a banned substance in the tests conducted by National Anti-Doping Agency (NADA) during the World ... Read more...

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Hockey keeper Adrian D’Souza tests positive for banned substance


April 13th, 2012 - 10:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 13 (IANS) Former India hockey goalkeeper Adrian D'Souza has tested positive for a banned substance in the tests conducted by National Anti-Doping Agency (NADA) during the World ... Read more...

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