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World War II veteran shoots thief with 1916 pistol

September 12th, 2012 - 12:37 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Sep 12 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A World War II veteran in Ukraine prevented a possible theft with his 1916 pistol by shooting at a man who broke into his house.The ... Read more...

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Punish the killers in Assam: CPI-M

July 25th, 2012 - 9:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 25 (IANS) The CPI-M Wednesday blamed the Assam and central governments for the violence in the state that has left around 30 people dead and demanded strict ... Read more...

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Sri Lanka warns life ban on doping sportsmen

June 23rd, 2012 - 1:56 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, June 23 (IANS) Sri Lankan Sports Minister Mahindananda Aluthgamage has warned sportsmen with strict punishment, including life ban on those found guilty of doping.Aluthgamage said Friday coaches and medical ... Read more...

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Delhi to strengthen rules against female foeticide: Dikshit

July 11th, 2011 - 10:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 11 (IANS) Expressing concern over the growing gender imbalance, Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit said Monday that her government will make the rules more stringent to punish ... Read more...

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Withdraw joint forces from Junglemahal: Trinamool MP

July 11th, 2011 - 9:57 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 11 (IANS) Hours before West Bengal Chief Minister and Trinamool Congress supremo Mamata Banerjee's visit to the state's Maoists-hit districts, singer turned party MP Kabir Suman Monday ... Read more...

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Suspended for kidnapped kid’s killing, 3 cops reinstated

June 24th, 2011 - 2:43 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, June 24 (IANS) Chandigarh police have revoked the suspension orders of its three officers who were held guilty of negligence while handling the kidnapping and murder case of five-year-old ... Read more...

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Maharashtra raids adulterators, widow seeks CBI probe (Night Lead)

January 27th, 2011 - 9:36 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 27 (IANS) The widow of Nashik additional collector Yashwant Sonawane Thursday sought a CBI probe into her husband's killing as authorities cracked down on oil adulterators amid a state-wide strike ... Read more...

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Education department’s e-mail hacked, porn sent to schools

January 20th, 2011 - 9:03 pm ICT by IANS
By Parminder Singh Bariana Hoshiarpur, Jan 20 (IANS) In an incident that left school teachers in Punjab's Hoshiarpur district red-faced, the official e-mail address of the education office here was hacked Thursday and ... Read more...

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“Doing away with Pak’s blasphemy law not at all possible, mustn’t be done”: Musharraf

January 17th, 2011 - 12:12 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 17(ANI): Pakistan "must not" do away with its controversial blasphemy law, former president Pervez Musharraf has said.Musharraf said blasphemy was an extremely sensitive issue for the people of Pakistan, ... Read more...

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PML-Q offers help to JUI-F in ousting Balochistan government

December 21st, 2010 - 6:49 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Dec 21 (ANI): The Pakistan Muslim League-Q (PML-Q) has offered help to the Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam (JUI-F) in ousting the Balochistan government.Talking in a TV programme, PML-Q President Chaudhry Shujaat Hussain said ... Read more...

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Birther, Lt. Col. Terrence Lakin, Sentenced To Six Months In Jail For Disrespecting Military Command

December 17th, 2010 - 11:46 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
December 17, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): A doctor of the American Army, Lt. Col. Terrence Lakin, had been found guilty of dishonoring the military command to deploy to Afghanistan on ... Read more...

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Women’s commission demands strict punishment for rapists

December 13th, 2010 - 3:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 13 (IANS) Stringent punishment for rapists is essential to discourage such crimes, chairperson of the National Commission for Women (NCW) Girija Vyas said Monday. "It (rape cases) is a ... Read more...

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CBI wants to close two cases against Rathore

November 10th, 2010 - 9:42 pm ICT by IANS
Ambala (Haryana), Nov 10 (IANS) The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) Wednesday told a court here that it wants to close two criminal cases registered against jailed former Haryana police chief S.P.S. ... Read more...

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300 Chinese Workers Punished For Karaoke

September 21st, 2010 - 7:12 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Sep 21, (THAINDIAN NEWS) In China a mass example has been used as a warning for anyone who violates work discipline. In a northern Chinese province 300 workers have been ... Read more...

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Kashmiri separatists reject PM’s talks offer

June 9th, 2010 - 1:02 am ICT by IANS
Srinagar, June 8 (IANS) Both groups of the separatist Hurriyat Conference as also the Muzaffarabad-based militant conglomerate, United Jihad Council, Tuesday rejected the dialogue offer of Prime Minister Manmohan Singh. During his ... Read more...

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Assam women archers accuse coach of sexual abuse

May 13th, 2010 - 8:41 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, May 13 (IANS) A group of women archers in Assam Thursday accused their main coach of sexually abusing and harassing them during training sessions and demanded strict punishment for him. A group ... Read more...

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Ragging death: Bereaved family demands stern action

March 3rd, 2010 - 10:45 pm ICT by IANS
Kurukshetra (Haryana), March 3 (IANS) The family of Satyendra Kumar Dhiman, who committed suicide Monday by jumping in front of a moving train in Rajasthan, have demanded stern action against seven people ... Read more...

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Govt. to prepare watertight case against the guilty BSF Jawan, says Omar

February 10th, 2010 - 8:29 pm ICT by ANI
By DhritiJammu, Feb.10 (ANI): Jammu and Kashmir government on Wednesday said that it will investigate the case against Border Security Force jawan being held responsible for killing of 17-year-old Zahid Farooq in ... Read more...

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Arrest Rathore immediately, says Ruchika’s father

January 5th, 2010 - 9:20 pm ICT by IANS
Panchkula (Haryana), Jan 5 (IANS) Teenaged molestation victim Ruchika's father Tuesday demanded that former Haryana police chief S.P.S. Rathore be immediately arrested as he was a "criminal" roaming freely in the society. S.C.Girhotra ... Read more...

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Delhi assembly passes new excise bill with stringent fines

December 15th, 2009 - 12:25 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 14 (IANS) Drinking in public places in the national capital will now invite a hefty fine, and in addition if you are a nuisance then a three-month jail term ... Read more...

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No place for crimes against women in civilised society : Dikshit

October 22nd, 2009 - 6:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 22 (IANS) There is no place for crimes against women in civilized society, said Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit Thursday while advocating strict punishment for those involved in heinous ... Read more...

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Pak Taliban imposes sharia in Orakzai Agency

October 16th, 2009 - 6:18 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Oct. 16 (ANI): The local Taliban of Pakistan's Orakzai Agency has announced the imposition of sharia, which restricts men from shaving their beard and women from leaving their houses without ... Read more...

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Tortured schoolgirl’s body handed over to parents; no arrest yet (Second Lead)

April 18th, 2009 - 10:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 18 (IANS) The body of 11-year-old Shano Khan, who died Friday after being subjected to corporal punishment by her teacher for not knowing the English alphabet, was handed over ... Read more...

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Karnataka Police arrests Ram Sena leader

January 27th, 2009 - 11:13 pm ICT by ANI
Bangalore , Jan 27, (ANI): Karnataka Police on Tuesday arrested the State convener of the Sri Ram Sena, Prasad Attavar for his role in the attack on women at a pub ... Read more...

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Shabab-e-Milli warns Pak hotels against allowing vulgar New Year celebrations

December 31st, 2008 - 5:51 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Dec 31 (ANI): A wing of the Jamaat-e-Islami organisation, Shabab-e-Milli, has issued threats to the provincial administration and owners of five star hotels and restaurants in Karachi over New Year ... Read more...

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Pragya Singhs” religious guru promises cooperation in Malegaon blast probe

November 12th, 2008 - 6:29 pm ICT by ANI
Ambala (Haryana), Nov 12 (ANI): Swami Avdheshanand, religious guru of Pragya Singh, an accused in Malegaon blasts, has offered his cooperation in blast investigations. Maharashtra Anti-Terrorism Squad (ATS) has so far arrested ... Read more...

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Security cover for politicians campaigning in Maoist area

October 27th, 2008 - 5:04 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, Oct 27 (IANS) The police said Monday that it was ready to provide security cover to politicians who wanted to campaign in the Maoist stronghold Bastar interiors of Chhattisgarh ahead of ... Read more...

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Al-Qaeda, Taliban revel, vow to kill Musharraf

August 19th, 2008 - 12:10 pm ICT by ANI
London , Aug 19 (ANI): The Taliban and Al Qaeda leaders reportedly celebrated the exit of Pervez Musharraf from the Presidency atop the hilly terrains along the Pakistan-Afghanistan border, while the ... Read more...

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Girls allege sexual exploitation in north Gujarat college

July 7th, 2008 - 12:18 am ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, July 6 (IANS) As many as 23 girls studying in a training college in Mehsana district of north Gujarat have fled their hostel, complaining of sexual molestation by the institute's managing ... Read more...

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Pakistan Army confirms peace deal with Talibans Baitullah Mehsud

April 27th, 2008 - 2:15 pm ICT by admin
Lahore , Apr.27 (ANI): The Pakistan Army has distributed pamphlets in Laddah, the second largest town in South Waziristan , confirming a peace deal with Taliban commander Baitullah Mehsud.According to a ... Read more...

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Cease-fire message has probably not reached all militants: Baitullah Mehsud

April 26th, 2008 - 7:34 pm ICT by admin
Islamabad, Apr.26 (ANI): Some militants in Pakistans tribal areas and in the neighbouring North West Frontier Province (NWFP) are reportedly still engaging Pakistani security forces in conflict, completely unaware of the ... Read more...

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Pakistan close to peace pact with militants: NYT (Lead)

April 25th, 2008 - 5:58 pm ICT by admin
New York, April 25 (IANS) Pakistan is close to a pact to end fighting with militant tribes in its border area along Afghanistan where Taliban commander Baitullah Mehsud is accused of orchestrating ... Read more...

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Pakistan readies a 15-point draft accord for ensuring peace with militants

April 25th, 2008 - 12:43 pm ICT by admin
New York, Apr 25 (ANI): The Pakistan government is learnt to have formulated a 15-point accord which calls upon the militants operating in the countrys tribal areas to immediately end militant ... Read more...

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Special Courts needed to check adulteration: Amritsar Vikas Manch

December 15th, 2007 - 1:41 pm ICT by admin
By Ravinder Singh Robin Amritsar, Dec 15 (ANI): Concerned over the increase of adulteration in fruits, vegetables, besides other food items, the Amritsar Vikas Manch (AVM) has called on special courts to try ... Read more...

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