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Prayers for peace as Andhra celebrates Eid


August 20th, 2012 - 1:47 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Aug 20 (IANS) Tens of thousands of Muslims across Andhra Pradesh Monday offered 'Namaz-e-Eid' at Eidgahs, open grounds and mosques to mark the end of the fast month of ... Read more...

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Posters warn women of acid attack for wearing jeans


August 7th, 2012 - 1:53 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, Aug 7 (IANS) Posters put by an outfit in the Jharkhand capital have threatened acid attacks on girls and women who wear jeans or do not wear a dupatta. ... Read more...

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Lokpal bill listed to be tabled in Rajya Sabha (Lead)


May 21st, 2012 - 3:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 21 (IANS) The long-discussed Lokpal bill is likely to be tabled Monday in the Rajya Sabha as it is listed in the scheduled business for the ... Read more...

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Lokpal bill listed to be tabled Monday


May 21st, 2012 - 3:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 21 (IANS) The Lokpal bill is likely to be tabled in the Rajya Sabha Monday as it is listed in the scheduled business for the day.Even though ... Read more...

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Court views Achuthananandan’s petition on sex scandal seriously


September 23rd, 2011 - 3:35 pm ICT by IANS
Kochi, Sep 23 (IANS) The Kerala High Court Friday observed that the petition by former chief minister V.S. Achuthanandan seeking a Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) probe into the Kozhikode ... Read more...

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Anna fast: All-party meet begins at PM’s residence


August 24th, 2011 - 5:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 24 (IANS) An all-party meeting began at Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's residence Wednesday to consider a new draft of the Lokpal bill so that Anna Hazare could ... Read more...

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Talks stuck on three issues, Hazare to continue fast


August 24th, 2011 - 5:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 24 (IANS) Talks between the government and Team Anna continued to be hindered by three "sticking issues" Wednesday, when Anna Hazare's fast for a strong Lokpal bill ... Read more...

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All-party meet to consider new Lokpal draft


August 24th, 2011 - 4:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 24 (IANS) A new draft of the Lokpal bill will be circulated at the all-party meeting to be held here Wednesday afternoon, sources said. Finance Minister Pranab ... Read more...

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Kolkatans celebrate cricket World Cup win


April 3rd, 2011 - 12:53 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 2 (IANS) Thousands of Kolkatans took to the streets, beating drums and cymbals and lighting firecrackers to celebrate India's win over Sri Lanka in the cricket World Cup ... Read more...

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IMF delegation extends Pak visit to finalise pending economic policy issues


March 9th, 2011 - 4:41 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Mar 9(ANI): The inconclusive talks between Pakistan and the International Monetary Fund have prompted the IMF delegation to extend its stay for another two to three days to finalise the pending ... Read more...

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Evidence-tampering led to Arushi case closure: Forensic expert


December 29th, 2010 - 9:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 29 (IANS) Tampering with evidence in the Aarushi Talwar murder case with the victim's vaginal swabs being swapped is one of the factors leading to the CBI seeking ... Read more...

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Former Miss Pima County Kumari Fulbright Receives Two Year Prison Sentence


December 12th, 2010 - 6:42 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Dec 12, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Former Miss Pima County 2005 and law student Kumari Fulbright on Thursday received a prison sentence of two years after she had proven guilty of the ... Read more...

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Texas Christian University (TCU) Post 41-24 Win Over Southern Methodist University (SMU)


September 25th, 2010 - 7:19 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Dallas, Sep 25, (THAINDIAN NEWS) On Friday night, the overflowing audience at the Gerald J. Ford Stadium of Dallas witnessed the fourth seeded Texas Christian University (TCU) post a 41-24 ... Read more...

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Himachal rivers in spate, may spell trouble for Punjab, Haryana


September 22nd, 2010 - 1:35 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Sep 22 (IANS) Moderate to heavy rainfall in Himachal Pradesh since early Wednesday may aggravate the flood-like situation in neighbouring Punjab and Haryana as most rivers running downstream from the ... Read more...

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Nothing beats yoga in managing mood, anxiety


August 20th, 2010 - 1:21 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 20 (IANS) There's nothing to beat yoga for managing mood and anxiety disorders. These findings by Boston University School of Medicine researchers show a link between yoga, decreased anxiety and ... Read more...

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Focus On Billy Wayne Cope In NBC Documentary


July 10th, 2010 - 7:08 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar July 10, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Dateline NBC network revisited the 2001 case of the rape and murder of 12 year old Amanda Cope in a two hour documentary on Friday. ... Read more...

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Flashfloods in Himachal snap road link with Kashmir


May 30th, 2010 - 2:23 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, May 30 (IANS) Flashfloods in the higher reaches of Himachal Pradesh's Chamba district due to thawing of glaciers and incessant rains have snapped road connectivity with neighbouring Jammu and Kashmir, an ... Read more...

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Cop killed in suspected terror attack in Hyderabad (Second Lead)


May 14th, 2010 - 10:25 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, May 14 (IANS) Four days ahead of the third anniversary of the Mecca Masjid blast, suspected terrorists Friday struck in the old city of Hyderabad , killing one policeman. Police said two ... Read more...

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Policeman killed in Hyderabad shootout


May 14th, 2010 - 9:42 pm ICT by ANI
Hyderabad, May 14 (ANI): Two assailants on motorcycle opened fire at a police picket here, killing a police constable and injuring two others on Friday.The two attackers came on a motorcycle and ... Read more...

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Cop shot dead in Hyderabad, terror attack suspected (Lead)


May 14th, 2010 - 9:16 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, May 14 (IANS) A policeman was killed and two others were injured when two people on a motorcycle opened fire at a police picket in Hyderabad Friday. The police suspect involvement ... Read more...

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Cop shot dead in Hyderabad, high alert in city


May 14th, 2010 - 8:11 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, May 14 (IANS) A policeman was killed and two others were injured when two people on a motorcycle opened fire on a police picket in the old city of Hyderabad Friday. ... Read more...

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Hyderabad on alert after warning of possible terror attacks


April 28th, 2010 - 10:12 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, April 28 (IANS) Police in Hyderabad Wednesday went on alert following a warning by central intelligence agencies about possible terror strikes in the city. Police personnel with the help of dog squads ... Read more...

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Srikrishna Committee holds consultations with political parties


April 17th, 2010 - 1:04 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr 17 (ANI): The Srikrishna Committee, constituted to resolve the issue of carving out of separate state of Telangana from Andhra Pradesh, held consultations with political parties.The panel ... Read more...

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Lack of clarity in Bundelkhand package: Chouhan


February 2nd, 2010 - 1:43 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, Feb 2 (IANS) Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has directed his officials to seek clarifications from the central government on the Rs.7,266 crore Bundelkhand package, an official said Tuesday. The ... Read more...

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Maoists remove clips from rail track, accident averted


December 30th, 2009 - 2:40 pm ICT by ANI
Kolkata, Dec 30 (ANI): Passengers of the New Delhi-Puri Purushottam Express had a narrow escape this morning as suspected Maoists removed connectors between two tracks near Gidni station in West Bengal.According to ... Read more...

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Sonia in Rae Bareli on two-day visit (Lead, Changing dateline)


December 11th, 2009 - 5:00 pm ICT by IANS
Rae Bareli, Dec 11 (IANS) Congress president Sonia Gandhi began a two-day tour of her Uttar Pradesh constituency Rae Bareli to review the status of developmental schemes, a party official said. After ... Read more...

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Guantanamo prison won’t be closed by January as planned


September 27th, 2009 - 4:01 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 27 (DPA) The US prison for suspected terrorist detainees at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, will not be closed by January 2010 as planned, US government officials said Saturday. According to a ... Read more...

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Thousands of dead fish in Yamuna near Agra


September 18th, 2009 - 11:16 am ICT by IANS
Agra, Sep 18 (IANS) Just behind the Taj Mahal, thousands of dead fish have been floating down the Yamuna river here for the past three days. Residents have been gathering the dead ... Read more...

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YSR’s body flown to native town in Kadapa for burial


September 4th, 2009 - 4:43 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Sep 4 (IANS) The body of Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Y.S. Rajasekhara Reddy was flown Friday afternoon to Pulivendula, his native town in Kadapa district, for burial. The body was flown in ... Read more...

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YSR’s body moved to airport after stampede


September 4th, 2009 - 3:10 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Sep 4 (IANS) Several people were injured in a stampede at the Lal Bahadur Stadium here Friday, forcing authorities to move the body of the late Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Y. ... Read more...

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Nanoparticles of titanium dioxide found to affect brain development in mice


July 29th, 2009 - 3:32 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 29 (ANI): An animal study has shown that maternal exposure to nanoparticles of titanium dioxide (TiO2) can adversely affect genes related to the central nervous system in developing mice.Lead researcher ... Read more...

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Amarnath Shrine board to revise dates of pilgrimage


June 13th, 2009 - 11:43 pm ICT by ANI
Srinagar, June 13 (ANI): Following bad weather conditions, the Shri Amarnath Shrine Board (SASB) is compelled to revised the dates of the annual pilgrimage along the traditional Pahalgam route, but its ... Read more...

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Amarnath pilgrimage via north Kashmir route to start Monday (Lead)


June 13th, 2009 - 1:10 am ICT by IANS
Jammu/Srinagar, June 12 (IANS) The annual Amarnath pilgrimage that attracts tens of thousands of Hindus will start June 15 from Baltal, taking the shorter and steeper route to the Himalayan cave ... Read more...

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Government will rectify laws for women and child development: Tirath (Lead)


May 30th, 2009 - 6:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 30 (IANS) Laws and policies may be rectified and amended to speed up implementation of projects for women and child development, new minister Krishna Tirath said Saturday. After assuming ... Read more...

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Government will rectify laws for women and child development: Tirath


May 30th, 2009 - 5:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 30 (IANS) Laws and policies may be rectified and amended to speed up implementation of projects for women and child development, new minister Krishna Tirath said here Saturday. While ... Read more...

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