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Dowry death: Victim’s brothers-in-law get anticipatory bail


June 22nd, 2012 - 8:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 22 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Friday granted anticipatory bail to two brothers-in-law of a dowry death victim on furnishing a bond of Rs.25,000.The court also directed ... Read more...

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Dowry death: Victim’s mother-in-law told to surrender


June 20th, 2012 - 9:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 20 (IANS) Taking a tough stand in a dowry death case, the Delhi High Court Wednesday asked the absconding mother-in-law of the victim to surrender to police.Justice ... Read more...

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Bangladesh will act on extraditing Chetia: Envoy


June 17th, 2012 - 3:59 pm ICT by IANS
Shillong, June 17 (IANS) Bangladesh's envoy to India Tariq Ahmad Karim has asked India to have patience with Dhaka over the issue of handing over India's most wanted separatist rebel, ... Read more...

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Kashmiri wrestlers invited to India-Pakistan event


May 14th, 2012 - 1:18 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, May 14 (IANS) Top wrestlers from Jammu and Kashmir will participate in an India-Pakistan event to be organised by the Pakistan Style Wrestling Association in the first week of ... Read more...

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Interpol red corner notice against fugitive Iraqi vice president


May 8th, 2012 - 11:54 pm ICT by IANS
Baghdad, May 8 (IANS) Interpol issued Tuesday a red corner notice against fugitive Iraqi Vice President Tariq al-Hashimi, a Sunni, over alleged terrorist acts."At the request of Iraqi ... Read more...

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‘If Bangladesh grows, northeast India would develop too’


April 26th, 2012 - 5:57 pm ICT by IANS
Agartala, April 26 (IANS) India, Bangladesh and other countries in the region should strengthen existing rail, road and water linkages for their prosperity since "if Bangladesh grows, northeast India would ... Read more...

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Delhi woman poisoned by husband for giving birth to girl


April 20th, 2012 - 7:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 20 (IANS) A 30-year-old woman in the capital was allegedly poisoned by her husband as she had given birth to a girl child, police said Friday.Ishak Parveen, ... Read more...

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IM operative linked to Jama Masjid blast nabbed: Police


February 3rd, 2012 - 11:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 3 (IANS) A suspected Indian Mujahideen terrorist believed to be involved in the Jama Masjid blast was arrested in Bihar, police said Friday."The suspected terrorist is identified ... Read more...

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Rushdie visit cancellation sparks outrage on social media


January 17th, 2012 - 4:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 17 (IANS) The cancellation of award-winning author Salman Rushdie's visit to the Jaipur Literature Festival on the inaugural day Jan 20 has sparked outrage on social media ... Read more...

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Pakistani apex court moved against Lodhi sacking


January 17th, 2012 - 2:49 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Jan 17 (IANS) A petition has been moved in the Pakistani Supreme Court against the government's decision to sack the then defence secretary Lt. Gen. (retd) Naeem Khalid ... Read more...

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Pakistan to provide poll data through SMS


December 29th, 2011 - 1:12 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Dec 29 (IANS) Simply by sending an SMS, Pakistanis will get to know where they are registered as a voter and their serial number in the electoral roll. An ... Read more...

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Arrest warrant issued for Iraq’s vice president: official


December 20th, 2011 - 8:59 am ICT by IANS
Baghdad, Dec 20 (IANS) The Iraqi Supreme Judicial Council, which is country's highest judicial body, has issued an arrest warrant for Vice President Tariq al-Hashimi, said an interior ministry ... Read more...

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Youth beaten by miscreants dies in Srinagar


December 14th, 2011 - 8:15 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, December 14 (IANS) High tension gripped the old city areas of Srinagar Wednesday evening as the news spread about the death of a local young man beaten by some ... Read more...

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Man decorates car with 33,000 UAE coins


December 2nd, 2011 - 12:55 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, Dec 2 (IANS) A Dubai resident hopes to set a new Guinness record by decorating his car with 33,000 UAE coins as a tribute to the country on its ... Read more...

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Pakistani actress marries US surgeon


November 17th, 2011 - 3:20 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Nov 17 (IANS) Pakistani actress Reema Khan, who started her film career in 1990, has married a surgeon in the US, it was reported here.Reema Khan married American ... Read more...

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Iraq asks FIFA to organise its qualifiers in Qatar


October 2nd, 2011 - 10:34 pm ICT by IANS
Baghdad, Oct 2 (IANS) Iraq has asked world football's governing body FIFA to approve its request for playing its qualifiers for the 2014 World Cup and the 2012 London Olympics ... Read more...

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Pakistanis in UAE celebrate Independence Day


August 14th, 2011 - 11:09 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Aug 14 (IANS/WAM) The Pakistani community in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Sunday celebrated their country's Independence Day with fervour and enthusiasm.The flag-hoisting ceremony was held at ... Read more...

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Brave Birmingham father mirrors the real Pakistani: paper


August 12th, 2011 - 12:32 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 12 (IANS) A man who appealed for calm despite losing his son in the violence in Britain shows how Pakistanis "actually are as opposed to how we are ... Read more...

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Calm down and go home: Riot victim’s father urges rioters


August 11th, 2011 - 7:29 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 11 (IANS) The father of a 21-year-old Asian-origin man, who was allegedly killed while trying to defend businesses from rioters, has urged those involved in the violence to ... Read more...

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Dubai Cares seeks to help girls in developing nations


August 2nd, 2011 - 1:16 am ICT by IANS
Dubai, Aug 1 (IANS/WAM) The Dubai Cares, a UAE-based philanthropic establishment, has launched a social campaign to underline the importance of educating girls in developing countries.Dubai Cares has started ... Read more...

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India, Bangladesh ink two agreements


July 7th, 2011 - 3:49 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, July 7 (IANS) India and Bangladesh Thursday signed two agreements - one on investment and the other on transit.The agreements are the 'Exchange of instruments of ratification of the ... Read more...

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Jobless Kashmir travel agent attempts self-immolation


May 20th, 2011 - 4:02 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, May 20 (IANS) A local travel agent tried to set himself and four other family members afire here Friday, claiming he had no means to sustain himself and his ... Read more...

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High court reserves order in 2003 staged shootout case


April 25th, 2011 - 11:59 pm ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, April 25 (IANS) A single-judge bench of the Gujarat High Court Monday once again reserved its order in the 2003 killing of Sadiq Jamal Mehtar in an alleged ... Read more...

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Pak’s counter-terrorism body ‘impotent’ in battle against militancy


April 9th, 2011 - 5:56 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, April 9(ANI): Pakistan's National Counter-Terrorism Authority (NACTA) lacks powers to act against militancy thriving in the country, according to a newspaper report.Although the government has rejected a recent White House report ... Read more...

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PCB official arrives in Amritsar to see India-Pak WC semifinal logistics


March 26th, 2011 - 5:30 pm ICT by ANI
Wagah, Mar.26 (ANI): A senior member of the Pakistan Cricket Board arrived here on Saturday with his family to complete the logistics for high dignitaries expected to visit Mohali for the semi-final ... Read more...

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Pakistan hopes to bring India under pressure in AFC Challenge Cup football qualifiers


March 23rd, 2011 - 4:15 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Mar 23(ANI): Pakistan will try to begin with a balanced approach to bring India under pressure in their vital Group B showdown in the AFC Challenge Cup football qualifiers in Malaysia ... Read more...

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Pak Taliban demands death for Raymond Davis


February 14th, 2011 - 3:15 pm ICT by ANI
Miranshah, Feb 14(ANI): Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) has said that the government should execute double murder-accused US official Raymond Davis, or hand him over to them."We demand that the Pakistani government hang ... Read more...

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Dhaka-Siliguri bus service proposed


February 5th, 2011 - 6:02 pm ICT by ANI
By Salim RezaKolkata, Feb 5 (ANI): Bangladesh has proposed to West Bengal Government to open the Dhaka-Siliguri bus service, as both the countries have agreed on having a multi-modal connectivity.India has also ... Read more...

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Plea to hand over Karachi to army


January 22nd, 2011 - 12:49 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Jan 22 (IANS) A constitutional petition has been filed in Pakistan's Supreme Court for handing over Karachi to the army after more than 60 people lost their lives to violence in ... Read more...

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Extreme cold partially freezes Kashmir’s famous Dal Lake


January 7th, 2011 - 2:26 pm ICT by ANI
Locals were seen walking on the lake, while others warmed their hands using traditional fire pots known as 'Kangri'."Due to the continuous fall in the temperature, the Dal Lake is freezing partially. ... Read more...

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Pakistani cop moves court to reclaim ransom paid to Taliban


December 29th, 2010 - 3:37 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Dec 29 (IANS) A policeman has moved the Peshawar High Court against the police department to get back Rs.500,000 that his family paid to the Taliban for his release from ... Read more...

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Pak-Christians in UAE allege “discrimination” at hands of official mission


December 28th, 2010 - 5:32 pm ICT by ANI
Dubai, Dec 28 (ANI): The Pakistani-Christian community in the UAE has claimed that it faces discrimination in the country at the hands of the Pakistani mission there, and in the region."We are ... Read more...

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Two-year-old Pakistani girl abducted, raped, killed


December 16th, 2010 - 12:21 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Dec 16 (IANS) A two-year-old girl in Pakistan's Gujranwala city was kidnapped, raped and her body dumped along with her toys in a trash bin, police said.A medical report has said ... Read more...

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Pak Supreme Court dismisses PCO judges case objections


December 13th, 2010 - 6:59 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Dec. 13 (ANI): Pakistan's Supreme Court on Monday continued the hearing of a case regarding contempt of court notices to PCO judges, a day after dismissing further objections filed against the ... Read more...

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Encroachments threatening Dal Lake’s beauty


November 26th, 2010 - 9:29 pm ICT by ANI
By Afzal BhatSrinagar, Nov.26 (ANI): Encroachments and negligence by the Lakes and Waterways Development Authority in Jammu and Kashmir is diminishing the beauty of Srinagar's famous Dal Lake.Despite a ban on construction ... Read more...

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