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Maoist extremist apprehended in Delhi (Lead)


May 11th, 2012 - 7:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 11 (IANS) A Maoist extremist wanted for the killing of a Jharkhand Police official was nabbed from northwest Delhi's Rohini area, police said Friday.Police officials claim the ... Read more...

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Young professionals in MCD poll fray root for change


April 9th, 2012 - 1:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 9 (IANS) He has a masters in surgery from the Royal College of Surgeons - not someone you'd expect as a candidate in the Delhi civic ... Read more...

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Can poll panel monitor West Bengal college elections?


March 14th, 2012 - 11:45 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, March 14 (IANS) Is the state election commission equipped to monitor college elections? This is the question being asked after the Calcutta High Court asked West Bengal's chief ... Read more...

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Achuthanandan faces flak for remarks on ex-CPI-M woman leader


March 11th, 2012 - 6:25 pm ICT by IANS
Kochi, March 11 (IANS) Kerala's Leader of Opposition V.S. Achuthanandan Sunday landed in controversy with politicians from across the spectrum condemning his remarks against a former CPI-M leader Sindhu Joy, ... Read more...

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Trade union leader M.K. Pandhe is dead (Lead)


August 21st, 2011 - 12:15 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 20 (IANS) M.K. Pandhe, a veteran leader of the Centre of Indian Trade Unions (CITU), died here early Saturday following a massive heart attack, the Marxist trade ... Read more...

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Former Kerala minister Sujanapal dead


June 23rd, 2011 - 11:37 am ICT by IANS
Kozhikode (Kerala), June 23 (IANS) Former Kerala minister A. Sujanapal died Thursday morning at a private hospital here, family members said.Sujanapal, 62, had twice been Congress legislator. He did not ... Read more...

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Oommen Chandy: veteran Congressman set to rule Kerala


May 13th, 2011 - 6:35 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, May 13 (IANS) A devout Christian who leads a spartan life, Oommen Chandy is the longest serving Congress legislator from Kerala who is all set to rule for a ... Read more...

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Nepal president to visit alma mater in Chandigarh


January 17th, 2011 - 1:19 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Jan 17 (IANS) Nepal President Ram Baran Yadav will be chief guest at the annual convocation at his alma mater Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER) in February.Yadav, 62, ... Read more...

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Is campus violence making a comeback in Bengal?


December 20th, 2010 - 2:10 pm ICT by IANS
By Pradipta Tapadar Kolkata, Dec 20 (IANS) Is West Bengal rewinding to the anarchic days of student politics of the 1970s?This is a question troubling people of the state with the latest incident ... Read more...

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Rahul Gandhi visiting Himachal to strengthen students’ wing


October 12th, 2009 - 2:34 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Oct 12 (IANS) Congress general secretary and MP Rahul Gandhi is set to visit Himachal Pradesh Tuesday to woo students and infuse new life into the party's students' wing - ... Read more...

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Orthodox Church to put up four candidates in Kerala


March 21st, 2009 - 8:11 pm ICT by IANS
Kottayam (Kerala), March 21 (IANS) Irked at the Congress party for ignoring its candidate request, the Orthodox Church in Kerala has decided to put up four candidates for the Lok Sabha ... Read more...

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Movie Review : Gulaal (2009)


March 13th, 2009 - 3:29 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Gulaal: Anurag Kashyap's best film by farRating: 4 out of 5*Starring: Kay Kay Menon, introducing Raj Singh Chaudhary, Jesse Randhawa, Deepak Dobriyal, Aditya Srivastava, Ayesha Mohan, Piyush Mishra and Abhimanyu Singh. ... Read more...

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CPI-M leader Prabhakar Sanzgiri dead


March 10th, 2009 - 2:04 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 10 (IANS) Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) leader Prabhakar Sanzgiri, also a trade unionist, has died after ailing for two years, a party colleague said Tuesday. He was 88. Sanzgiri died ... Read more...

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Congress MLA Rambabu Sharma passes away


January 28th, 2009 - 12:14 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan 28 (ANI): Congress MLA and former chief of the Delhi Pradesh Congress Committee (DPCC) Rambabu Sharma died early this morning at Apollo Hospital here. He was 53. Sharma, who ... Read more...

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Sarah Palins 1984 Miss Alaska Pageant swimsuit clip hits the web


September 27th, 2008 - 1:21 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, September 27 (ANI): The footage of the 1984 Miss Alaska Pageant, wherein Republican vice-presidential candidate Sarah Palin appears strutting on stage in a swimsuit, has hit the web. "Sarah says ... Read more...

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Punjabi movie on student politics to release worldwide Sep 26


September 24th, 2008 - 10:27 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Sep 24 (IANS) A Punjabi movie, "Hashar", based on student politics in the state is slated for worldwide release Sep 26, the director of the film said. "The movie is an ... Read more...

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Nepal’s first president studied medicine in Kolkata (Profile)


July 21st, 2008 - 7:09 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, July 21 (IANS) When Ram Baran Yadav is sworn in Tuesday as the first president of Nepal, it will be a cause for special celebration among the medical fraternity ... Read more...

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No takers for young actors in Malayalam cinema


March 28th, 2008 - 11:23 am ICT by admin
By C.P. Parashuram Kochi, March 28 (IANS) It's an ironical situation. At a time when the Malayalam movie industry is churning out more and more youth-oriented films, its young brigade of actors is ... Read more...

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