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Decision on arrested Kerala CPI-M leader’s bail Saturday


August 3rd, 2012 - 9:49 pm ICT by IANS
Kannur (Kerala), Aug 3 (IANS) A court here completed hearing on the bail plea of Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) leader P. Jayarajan, arrested in a case of murder, and ... Read more...

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Maruti not shifting from Haryana, Bhargava assures Hooda


July 23rd, 2012 - 11:29 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, July 23 (IANS) Despite the latest violence which left one senior official dead and nearly 100 injured, public sector automobile giant Maruti has no plans to shift its base ... Read more...

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Trayvon Martin shooter charged with second-degree murder


April 12th, 2012 - 9:10 pm ICT by BNO News
JACKSONVILLE, FLORIDA (BNO NEWS) -- Florida neighborhood watch volunteer George Zimmerman, who shot and killed unarmed black teenager Trayvon Martin in February, was arrested and charged with second-degree murder on late Wednesday, ... Read more...

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Pakistan taps Interpol for Musharraf’s arrest


March 1st, 2012 - 2:05 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, March 1 (IANS) Pakistan has urged Interpol to issue a warrant for the arrest of former president Pervez Musharraf in the assassination of former prime minister Benazir Bhutto, ... Read more...

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Kerala special prosecutor in Palmoil case resigns


February 16th, 2012 - 5:39 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Feb 16 (IANS) The special prosecutor in the Palmoil import corruption case in Kerala stepped down Thursday, saying he was not happy with the vigilance department's report in the ... Read more...

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2G scam: 17 accused end arguments on charges


August 25th, 2011 - 10:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 25 (IANS) Former communications minister A. Raja, DMK MP Kanimozhi and 15 other accused Thursday concluded arguments on framing of charges in the 2G spectrum allocation scam ... Read more...

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Strauss-Kahn free to return to France


August 24th, 2011 - 11:26 am ICT by IANS
New York, Aug 24 (IANS/EFE) Former IMF chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn Tuesday expressed his relief at seeing the end of the "nightmare" in his first remarks to the press since he ... Read more...

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Charges dropped against Strauss-Kahn (Lead)


August 24th, 2011 - 12:57 am ICT by IANS
New York, Aug 23 (IANS) New York State Supreme Court Justice Michael Obus Tuesday dismissed the criminal sexual assault charges against former head of International Monitory Fund Dominique Strauss-Kahn, Xinhua ... Read more...

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2G case: Court reserves ruling on Behura’s bail plea


July 21st, 2011 - 5:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 21 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Thursday reserved its order on the bail plea of former telecom secretary Siddhartha Behura, an accused in the 2G spectrum allocation ... Read more...

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Behura favoured Swan Telecom, CBI tells court


July 8th, 2011 - 12:20 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 7 (IANS) Former telecom secretary Siddhartha Behura, an accused in the 2G spectrum allocation scam, doctored the list of applicants to extend undue benefits to Swan Telecom, ... Read more...

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New public prosecutors appointed in 2002 communal riots case


June 17th, 2011 - 11:19 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, June 17 (IANS) In an unusual turn of events, two new public prosecutors have been appointed at a time when the Dipda Darwaja massacre case trial, in which 11 ... Read more...

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Court issues notice to two 2002 Gujarat riots accused


April 2nd, 2011 - 1:00 am ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, April 1 (IANS) The Gujarat High Court Friday issued notice to Babu Bajrangi and Jaydeep Patel, two accused in Naroda Gam massacre case of the 2002 communal riots in ... Read more...

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Judge’s observations on Bofors case


March 4th, 2011 - 9:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 4 (IANS) Here are some of the observations made by Chief Metropolitan Magistrate Vinod Yadav Friday while accepting Central Bureau of Investigation's report seeking to drop charges ... Read more...

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Anti-Terrorism Court re-issues warrant for Musharraf’s arrest in Benazir murder case


February 19th, 2011 - 4:29 pm ICT by ANI
Rawalpindi, Feb 19(ANI): An Anti-Terrorism Court in Pakistan has reissued a non-bailable arrest warrant against former military ruler Pervez Musharraf in connection with former Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto's assassination.Musharraf was Pakistan's ... Read more...

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Mirchpur violence: Court orders CRPF deployment at village


February 1st, 2011 - 10:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 1 (IANS) A Delhi court Tuesday ordered deployment of Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) at Mirchpur village in Haryana to protect the witnesses till they record their testimonies in ... Read more...

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‘Zardari stopped Pak authorities from conducting autopsy on Benazir’s body’


December 23rd, 2010 - 6:07 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Dec 23 (ANI): An Anti-Terrorism Court in Pakistan heard that President Asif Ali Zardari had stopped authorities from conducting an autopsy on Benazir Bhutto's body after she was shot dead ... Read more...

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Two police officers arrested in Bhutto murder case (Lead)


December 22nd, 2010 - 11:41 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Dec 22 (IANS) Pakistani authorities Wednesday arrested two senior police officers for alleged dereliction of duty over the 2007 assassination of former prime minister Benazir Bhutto, a prosecutor said.Bhutto was ... Read more...

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Pak ATC frames charges against three aides of Faisal Shahzad


November 7th, 2010 - 6:21 pm ICT by ANI
Rawalpindi, Oct 7 (ANI): An Anti-Terrorism Court (ATC) in Pakistan has framed charges against three accused of supporting Pakistani-American Faisal Shahzad in an aborted car bombing attack in New York's Times ... Read more...

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Bombay HC gets footage of Kasab attacking a jail official


September 28th, 2010 - 2:41 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Sep 28 (ANI): Authorities at Mumbai's high-security Arthur Road jail have submitted to the Bombay High Court CCTV pictures of Ajmal Kasab, the lone surviving terrorist of the 26/11 attack, attacking ... Read more...

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Pak ATC denies bail to Times Square bombing suspects


September 23rd, 2010 - 4:29 pm ICT by ANI
Rawalpindi, Sep 23 (ANI): Pakistan's Anti-Terrorist Court (ATC) has rejected the bail applications of three persons accused of helping Pakistani-American Faisal Shahzad in his attempted car-bombing at Times Square in New York.Malik ... Read more...

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Bill Clinton spoke with Sestak to drop primary challenge against Sen. Specter in exchange for job


May 28th, 2010 - 10:15 pm ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) -- Former U.S. President Bill Clinton was enlisted by the White House to speak with Pennsylvania lawmaker Joe Sestak about dropping his primary challenge against Senator Arlen Specter ... Read more...

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Political parties welcome death sentence to Kasab


May 6th, 2010 - 10:18 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 6 (IANS) Political leaders cutting across party lines Thursday welcomed the death penalty given to terrorist Ajmal Amir Kasab for the 26/11 attack and said the Pakistani gunmen must ... Read more...

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Nikam flashes V-sign after Kasab’s death sentence


May 6th, 2010 - 4:05 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 6 (IANS) Special Prosecutor Ujjwal Nikam Thursday flashed a V-sign after Pakistani terrorist Ajmal Amir Kasab was sentenced to death for the Mumbai terror attack. Nikam, who had argued the ... Read more...

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Indian Canadian restored to cabinet post after exoneration


May 5th, 2010 - 12:18 pm ICT by IANS
By Gurmukh Singh Vancouver, May 5 (IANS) Kash Heed, the Indian-origin solicitor general of British Columbia province in Canada who was cleared of any wrongdoing in his poll campaign last year, was Tuesday ... Read more...

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3 Indian Canadians charged with poll fraud


May 4th, 2010 - 3:38 pm ICT by IANS
Vancouver (British Columbia), May 4 (IANS) Three Indian-Canadian men here have been charged with poll malpractices in the last year's election campaign of Indian-origin British Columbia's former solicitor-general Kash Heed. Canada's British Columbia ... Read more...

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Chavan, Maharashtra leaders welcome Kasab verdict


May 3rd, 2010 - 11:51 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 3 (IANS) Maharashtra Chief Minister Ashok Chavan Monday welcomed the verdict convicting Mohammed Ajmal Amir Kasab, the sole survivor of the 10 Pakistani terrorists who staged a 60-hour Mumbai ... Read more...

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Lahore High Court rejects Lakhvi’s aquittal plea


March 10th, 2010 - 1:04 pm ICT by ANI
Rawalpindi, Mar.10(ANI): The Lahore High Court (LHC) has rejected the Lashkar-e-Taiba's operation chief Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi's acquittal plea sustaining the order of the trial court.However, the court observed that Lakhvi, the alleged ... Read more...

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1984 riots: court issues warrant for Sajjan Kumar (Lead)


February 17th, 2010 - 9:31 pm ICT by IANS
N0ew Delhi, Feb 17 (IANS) A city court Wednesday issued a non-bailable warrant for Congress leader Sajjan Kumar in two cases of 1984 anti-Sikh riots, paving the way for his ... Read more...

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Wrap up anti- Sikh riot cases in six months: High court (Lead)


February 8th, 2010 - 8:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 8 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Monday appointed special prosecutors for the 1984 anti-Sikh riot cases and asked the trial court to wrap them up in six months. Counsel for ... Read more...

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Delhi High Court asks to speed up 1984′ riots case


February 8th, 2010 - 4:43 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 8 (ANI): The Delhi High Court on Monday asked the trial court to conduct the hearing of the 1984 anti-Sikh riots case within six months, and informed that a ... Read more...

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Muslim cleric acquitted of terror charges, 3 get 7-year jail


January 16th, 2010 - 9:20 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 16 (IANS) A Muslim cleric, who was arrested and charged with indulging in terror activities, was acquitted Saturday by a Mumbai court, his lawyer said here. Three others involved in the ... Read more...

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African dictator ‘gave Naomi Campbell a blood diamond’


January 15th, 2010 - 5:00 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan 15 (ANI): Charles Taylor, former president of Liberia, gave a "blood diamond" to charm supermodel Naomi Campbell, according to war crimes prosecutors.A "blood diamond" usually refers to a gem ... Read more...

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CBI gets 10 days to file report on Keeling murder


October 15th, 2009 - 12:37 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Oct 15 (IANS) The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has 10 days to file a supplementary report before the Goa Children's Court (GCC) in connection with British teen Scarlett Keeling's murder, ... Read more...

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Georgian leader for probing US role in ‘rose revolution’


October 14th, 2009 - 9:49 am ICT by IANS
Tbilisi, Oct 14 (RIA Novosti) The head of Georgia's Labour party Tuesday urged Washington to investigate the involvement of some US officials in "bankrolling" Georgia's "rose revolution" in 2003. Labour Party leader Shalva ... Read more...

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Cheney blasts Obama for probe against CIA


August 31st, 2009 - 9:34 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 31 (IANS) Former US vice president Dick Cheney and former presidential candidate John McCain Sunday took the Obama administration to task for ordering probe against the Central Investigation Agency ... Read more...

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