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Modi blames UPA’s ‘unilaterism’ for distrust with states (Lead)


April 16th, 2012 - 5:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 16 (IANS) Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi Monday accused the United Progressive Alliance (UPA) government of "creating an atmosphere of distrust" with the states through its ... Read more...

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Eight cops arrested in Mexico for sexual assaults


April 12th, 2012 - 11:55 am ICT by IANS
Monterrey (Mexico), April 12 (IANS/EFE) Eight newly hired Nuevo Leon state police officers have been arrested for allegedly sexually assaulting two young women in northern Mexico, state officials said.The officers ... Read more...

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Giving home portfolio to NCP a mistake: Chavan


July 15th, 2011 - 8:17 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 15 (IANS) Two days after the triple bombing in the metropolis, Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan Friday said the Congress's decision to concede the key home portfolio to ... Read more...

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Seven killed in Mexico violence


January 23rd, 2011 - 9:09 am ICT by IANS
Mexico City, Jan 23 (IANS/EFE) At least seven people died in a gun battle between government security forces and suspected drug cartel enforcers in the northern Mexican state of San Luis Potosi, ... Read more...

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Sohrabuddin killing: Apex court issues notice on case transfer (Lead)


January 19th, 2011 - 10:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 19 (IANS) The Supreme court Wednesday issued notice to former Gujarat minister Amit Shah and 18 state police officers accused in the 2005 Sohrabuddin Sheikh staged shootout on a ... Read more...

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Kashmir should decide on armed forces special powers: Pillai


January 14th, 2011 - 4:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 14 (IANS) The Jammu and Kashmir administration should take a decision on the withdrawal of the controversial Armed Forces Special Powers Act (AFSPA), which gives impunity to armed forces ... Read more...

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CRPF kill 9 Maoists in Bastar gunfight, rebels strike back (Second Lead)


November 23rd, 2010 - 9:32 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, Nov 23 (IANS) Claiming it as a major success, paramilitary troopers in Chhattisgarh Tuesday killed nine Maoists in a fierce gun battle in the rebel stronghold of Bastar. But the Maoists ... Read more...

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CRPF turns heat on Maoists, nine killed in Chhattisgarh (Lead)


November 23rd, 2010 - 3:43 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, Nov 23 (IANS) Nine Maoists were Tuesday killed in a fierce gun battle with Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) troopers in a forested pocket of the rebels' stronghold Bastar region ... Read more...

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Peter Varghese welcomes action against Victoria police officers involved in racist e-mail


October 29th, 2010 - 8:11 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct 29 (ANI): Australian High Commissioner Peter Varghese has welcomed the strong action taken by the Victoria Police in dismissing four officers following disciplinary hearings in relation to the circulation ... Read more...

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CRPF wants to shift eastern headquarters to Kolkata


October 20th, 2010 - 12:30 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Oct 19 (IANS) The Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) plans to shift its eastern region headquarters from Jamshedpur to Kolkata, where they also want to set up an operational hub, an ... Read more...

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CRPF will not be withdrawn from West Bengal: Vijay Kumar


October 19th, 2010 - 9:18 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Oct 19 (IANS) Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) personnel deployed in the Maoist-affected districts of West Bengal will not be withdrawn, CRPF director general K. Vijay Kumar said Tuesday."There is ... Read more...

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Lashkar-e-Toiba preparing to attack India from coast: Pillai


September 6th, 2010 - 7:11 pm ICT by ANI
Thiruvananthapuram, Sept.6 (ANI): Union Home Secretary G.K. Pillai on Monday warned that the Pakistan-based Lashkar-e-Toiba (Let) militant outfit is planning to attack key installations in the country from the Indian coastline.Interacting with ... Read more...

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Kerala Police begin probe into forged letters to Chidambaram


August 5th, 2010 - 7:08 pm ICT by IANS
Kochi (Kerala), Aug 5 (IANS) Director General of Kerala Police Jacob Punnose Thursday said the police have begun a probe into the forged letters sent on behalf of the chief minister ... Read more...

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Kerala to probe forged letters sent to Chidambaram


August 4th, 2010 - 7:48 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Aug 4 (IANS) The Kerala government Wednesday ordered a probe into forged letters sent on behalf of the chief minister and the home minister to federal Home Minister P. Chidambaram ... Read more...

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CBI probe ordered into West Bengal train crash (Lead)


June 2nd, 2010 - 9:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 2 (IANS) The central government Wednesday ordered a probe by the Central Bureau of Investigation into the derailment of the Gyaneshwari Express near Jhargram in West Bengal's Midnapore ... Read more...

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Obama wants to begin immigration reform this year


May 6th, 2010 - 3:44 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, May 6 (IANS) President Barack Obama has repeated his call for "common sense comprehensive immigration reform" to begin this year with the support of his own Democratic and ... Read more...

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West Bengal home secretary visits Shilda camp


March 14th, 2010 - 10:59 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, March 14 (IANS) West Bengal Home Secretary Ardhendu Sen Sunday visited the violence-hit Shilda Eastern Frontier Rifles (EFR) camp in West Bengal's West Midnapore district that was stormed by a group ... Read more...

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State police took four boys from Juarez as witnesses


February 5th, 2010 - 3:56 am ICT by BNO News
JUAREZ, MEXICO (BNO NEWS) – The armed men who took the four boys that witnessed last Saturday's massacre in Juarez, were state police officers taking them to make statements regarding the killings, ... Read more...

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West Bengal to suggest ways to beef up railway security


October 29th, 2009 - 1:00 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Oct 28 (IANS) The West Bengal government will submit proposals to the railway ministry to step up security at various railway stations in the state, a top police official said Wednesday. "We've ... Read more...

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Security for trains passing Maoist areas to be upgraded


October 28th, 2009 - 1:50 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Oct 28 (IANS) Concerned over the daring attack on the Bhubaneswar-Delhi Rajdhani Express by Maoist-backed agitators, it has been decided to upgrade security in trains and intensify vigilance around tracks in ... Read more...

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No objection to CBI probe into Ishrat killing: central government


September 30th, 2009 - 11:41 pm ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, Sep 30 (IANS) The central government Wednesday clarified in an affidavit before the Gujarat High Court that it would not object to a Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) inquiry into the ... Read more...

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Home Ministry urges more operational, financial autonomy to DGPs


September 29th, 2009 - 4:10 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Sep 29(ANI): The Centre on Tuesday urged State Governments to assign more operational and financial autonomy to Directors General of Police (DGPs) to acquire logistics and have a more crucial ... Read more...

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Chidambaram wants police in Maoist belt to stick to procedures


June 26th, 2009 - 11:10 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, June 26 (IANS) Home Minister P. Chidambaram Friday asked police forces in Maoist-hit areas to stick to standard operation procedures. Referring to a string of setbacks the forces have faced in ... Read more...

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Chidambaram asks Orissa riot victims to return home


June 26th, 2009 - 5:48 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, June 26 (IANS) Home Minister P. Chidambaram Friday asked the victims of last year's communal riots in Orissa to go back to their villages and lead a normal life, assuring ... Read more...

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Chidambaram cancels visit to Orissa’s Nalco mine


June 26th, 2009 - 11:15 am ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, June 26 (IANS) Home Minister P. Chidambaram, who has been reviewing the law and order situation in Orissa, Friday cancelled his visit to state-owned Nalco mine in Koraput district due ... Read more...

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Buddha, Paswan escape landmine blast in West Bengal (Lead)


November 2nd, 2008 - 10:18 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Nov 2 (IANS) West Bengal Chief Minister Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee and Steel Minister Ram Vilas Paswan had a close shave Sunday as suspected Maoists triggered a landmine blast on the route of ... Read more...

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Supreme Court suspends trial in Sohrabuddin killing


September 30th, 2008 - 6:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 30 (IANS) The Supreme Court Tuesday halted the trial of Gujarat's suspended police officials for their alleged role in the controversial killing of Soharabuddin Sheikh, his wife and a ... Read more...

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Chopper carrying Congress leader breaches PM’s security


December 17th, 2007 - 9:55 pm ICT by admin
Shimla, Dec 17(ANI): A security breach in Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh's security took place on Monday afternoon when a private helicopter carrying Congress leader R K Dhawan entered the restricted air ... Read more...

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