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Bengal institutions deny Team Sangma’s allegation


July 8th, 2012 - 1:10 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 7 (IANS) Even as presidential candidate P.A. Sangma's team claimed that UPA Pranab Mukherjee held two offices of profit in West Bengal when he filed nomination for ... Read more...

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UPA record in corruption unbeatable: Advani


February 8th, 2012 - 6:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 8 (IANS) The United Progressive Alliance (UPA) government's "stinking record" in corruption was unbeatable, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader L.K. Advani said here Wednesday while listing ... Read more...

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Achary a false witness created by CBI: Raja’s counsel (Lead)


December 23rd, 2011 - 8:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 23 (IANS) Former communications minister A. Raja's counsel Friday termed his ex-aide Aseevatham Achary untruthful, saying that the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) had created him ... Read more...

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Swamy’s plea to be 2G prosecutor dismissed


May 5th, 2011 - 12:01 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 4 (IANS) A trial court Wednesday dismissed a petition of Janata Party leader Subramaniam Swamy seeking his appointment as the special public prosecutor in the 2G spectrum ... Read more...

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Resignation of doctor nothing to do with Batcha’s death: VK Subburaj


March 21st, 2011 - 10:30 pm ICT by ANI
Chennai, Mar 21 (ANI): Commenting on the resignation of Dr. V Dekal, who conducted autopsy on the body of former Telecom Minister A Raja's aide Sadiq Batcha, Tamil Nadu Health Secretary, VK ... Read more...

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2G scam: Karunanidhi sends legal notice to Swamy, it will land in dust bin, says Swamy


February 6th, 2011 - 11:52 pm ICT by ANI
Chennai, Feb.6 (ANI): The Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) and the Janata Party are at war, at least verbally, over the 2G scam.While DMK chief and Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M.Karunanidhi said here ... Read more...

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2G scam: Supreme Court issues notice to Centre, 11 telecom companies


January 10th, 2011 - 2:12 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan 10 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Monday issued notice to the Centre and eleven licencee companies that have not fulfilled roll-out obligations on a petitions seeking cancellation of all ... Read more...

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Supreme Court to hear 2G spectrum case today


January 10th, 2011 - 11:39 am ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan 10 (ANI): The Supreme Court will hear on Monday two petitions seeking cancellation of all the licenses of 2G spectrum issued by former Communications Minister A Raja.The petitioners, Janata ... Read more...

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Steps against corruption thanks to Supreme Court: Advani


December 27th, 2010 - 5:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 27 (IANS) Senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader L.K. Advani Monday said the Supreme Court was the "principal determinant" in "some action" taken by the government in corruption ... Read more...

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2G scam: Supreme Court to examine PM’s affidavit today


November 23rd, 2010 - 11:39 am ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov 23 (ANI): The Supreme Court will on Tuesday examine the affidavit filed on behalf of Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh that rejects charges of inaction on the part ... Read more...

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Attorney General files affidavit on PM’s behalf in Supreme Court


November 20th, 2010 - 1:55 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov.20 (ANI): Attorney General G. E. Vahanvati filed an affidavit on behalf of Prime Minister Manmohan Singh in the Supreme Court today to explain why he took close to ... Read more...

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Attorney General to file PM’s affidavit in Supreme Court today


November 20th, 2010 - 12:00 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov.20 (ANI): Attorney General G. E. Vahanvati will file an affidavit on behalf of Prime Minister Manmohan Singh in the Supreme Court today to explain why he took close ... Read more...

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2G scam: Rahul Gandhi says PM not in embarrassing position


November 19th, 2010 - 5:12 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov 19 (ANI): Congress General Secretary Rahul Gandhi on Friday said the Prime Minister, Dr. Manmohan Singh, is not in an embarrassing position following the Supreme Court's observation on ... Read more...

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Attorney General Vahanvati to represent PM in 2G spectrum case


November 19th, 2010 - 1:27 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov 19 (ANI): Attorney General G. E Vahanvati will now represent Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh in the 2G Spectrum allotment case before the Supreme Court.Solicitor General Gopal Subramanium ... Read more...

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2G scam: Prime Minister should stop acting helpless, says Swamy


November 18th, 2010 - 10:08 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov 18 (ANI): Janata Party President Subramaniam Swamy, who has filed a petition seeking sanction to prosecute former Telecom minister A Raja in the 2G spectrum scam case, on ... Read more...

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2G scam: Supreme Court asks govt. to file affidavit on PM’s behalf


November 18th, 2010 - 2:02 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov 18 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Thursday asked for an affidavit to be filed by Saturday on behalf of the Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh, which explains why ... Read more...

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2G scam: Government to respond in Supreme Court today


November 18th, 2010 - 1:27 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov 18 (ANI): The Government will on Thursday respond to remarks by Supreme Court on the inaction and silence of Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh on a complaint seeking ... Read more...

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2G scam: PM should respond to Supreme Court’s observation, says Advani


November 17th, 2010 - 8:14 pm ICT by ANI
Patna, Nov 17 (ANI): Senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Lal Krishna Advani on Wednesday demanded that Prime Minister Dr Manmohan Singh should immediately respond to Supreme Court's remarks about the ... Read more...

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Government asked to explain delay in taking decision on 2G spectrum allocation scam


November 17th, 2010 - 2:02 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov.17 (ANI): The Supreme Court has asked the Government to explain the delay in taking a decision on the issue of granting sanction to prosecute former Telecom Minister A. Raja ... Read more...

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Separate law needed for Islamic banking in India: RBI


May 20th, 2010 - 6:57 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, May 20 (IANS) Islamic banking in India is not possible now with the current banking principles based on interest payment, but it can be done though a separate legislation, Reserve Bank ... Read more...

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Kerala court stays government-aided Islamic banking


April 8th, 2010 - 6:55 pm ICT by IANS
Kochi, April 8 (IANS) The Kerala High Court Thursday in an interim order restrained the government or state-run organisations from starting Islamic banks, but allowed a private company to start its operations. The ... Read more...

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We are satisfied with EVMs: Navin Chawla


October 23rd, 2009 - 11:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 23 (IANS) The Election Commission Friday stoutly defended the Electronic Voting Machines, saying none of those criticising the reliability of the machines had been able to prove that ... Read more...

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Madras HC clash rocks Tamil Nadu Assembly


February 20th, 2009 - 2:33 pm ICT by ANI
Chennai, Feb 20 (ANI): The issue of violent clashes between lawyers and police in the Madras High Court rocked Tamil Nadu Assembly on Friday. As soon as the proceedings started, opposition members ... Read more...

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Madras HC orders CBI inquiry into lawyers” violence


February 20th, 2009 - 1:52 pm ICT by ANI
Chennai, Feb 20 (ANI): The Madras High Court has ordered a Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) probe into Thursday''s violence in which more than 100 lawyers were injured. A holiday has ... Read more...

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Over hundred lawyers injured in clash with police in Chennai


February 19th, 2009 - 11:09 pm ICT by ANI
Chennai, Feb 19 (ANI): Over 100 lawyers were reportedly injured outside the Madras High Court on Thursday after the police lathicharged them for attacking Janata Party president Subramanian Swamy. The trouble ... Read more...

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Tamil Nadu gets court notice on premature release of prisoners


December 15th, 2008 - 9:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 15 (IANS) Can state governments prematurely release a large number of convicted prisoners to mark important occasions? The Supreme Court Monday decided to closely examine the legality of the ... Read more...

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Tamil Nadu top police official suspended


July 18th, 2008 - 1:10 am ICT by IANS
Chennai, July 17 (IANS) Tamil Nadu Additional Director General of Police S.K. Upadhyay was placed under suspension late Thursday night, the state government said here. No reason was given.The suspension comes within ... Read more...

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British governor wanted Ram Sethu declared national monument in 1914


June 6th, 2008 - 2:18 pm ICT by IANS
By Rana Ajit New Delhi, June 6 (IANS) a senior British official had sought national monument status for the Ram Sethu or Adam's Bridge off the Tamil Nadu coast almost a century ago, ... Read more...

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Disgruntled politicians gather for ‘fourth front’


April 19th, 2008 - 9:12 pm ICT by admin
Vrindavan/New Delhi, April 19 (IANS) Unhappy over being pushed to the sidelines, a few political leaders, including George Fernandes, Subramaniam Swamy and K.N. Govindacharya, Saturday gathered in Vrindavan in Uttar Pradesh to ... Read more...

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Apex court dismisses plea for replacing Mullaperiyar dam


March 12th, 2008 - 12:10 am ICT by admin
New Delhi, March 11 (IANS) The Supreme Court Tuesday dismissed the petition of a Kerala legislator seeking a new dam in place of the 113-year-old Mullaperiyar dam in the state, and said ... Read more...

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Opposition criticises Karunanidhi for cable operators’ arrests


February 17th, 2008 - 9:18 pm ICT by admin
Chennai, Feb 17 (IANS) Opposition parties in Tamil Nadu Sunday criticised the state government for arresting cable operators of the Sun TV owned by Maran siblings, Kalanidhi and Dayanidhi, the estranged nephews ... Read more...

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