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Was Zubaida killed for money, not ‘honour’?


August 29th, 2012 - 3:02 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Aug 29 (IANS) Despite the preliminary confession of three persons that they killed their sister Zubaida to save the "honour" of the family, investigators continue to probe the possibility ... Read more...

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Five held in Karnataka for spreading rumours: Shettar (Lead)


August 18th, 2012 - 12:56 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Bangalore, Aug 17 (IANS) Karnataka Police have arrested five people and are hunting for four more for spreading rumours of an impending attack on people from the northeast in ... Read more...

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1928 Olympics: India’s first step towards hockey glory (Sports Special)


July 6th, 2012 - 6:37 pm ICT by IANS
(With India back in Olympic hockey, IANS takes a look at the country's glorious past in the Games. The first of a series of articles recalling the country's performance from the ... Read more...

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Landslide kills one in Guwahati


June 25th, 2012 - 9:58 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, June 25 (IANS) One woman was feared dead while another person was seriously injured as incessant rains since Sunday triggered landslides Monday in Assam's main city Guwahati.The accident occurred ... Read more...

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Three persons killed in Delhi road accidents


May 19th, 2012 - 11:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 19 (IANS) Three persons, including a home guard, were killed and another home guard was injured in two accidents reported in the city in the past 24 ... Read more...

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Two brothers killed in Ghaziabad


May 10th, 2012 - 11:52 pm ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad, May 10 (IANS) Two brothers were murdered and four people from rival groups were injured Thursday in a clash in Ghaziabad, police said. Three people were arrested.Raj Kumar, 20, ... Read more...

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Assam’s Guinness bid: 40,885 saplings planted in an hour


April 29th, 2012 - 6:37 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, April 29 (IANS) In a bid to enter the Guinness World Records, 100 people Sunday planted 40,885 saplings within an hour near the Chirang Reserve Forest in lower ... Read more...

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Maoists kill 2 BJP workers, driver in Chhattisgarh


April 20th, 2012 - 9:09 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, April 20 (IANS) Maoist guerrillas Friday carried out a deadly attack on the convoy of a legislator of Chhattisgarh's ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) triggering a powerful landmine ... Read more...

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Kerala newspaper readers join hands for distribution


March 26th, 2012 - 8:15 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, March 26 (IANS) Newspaper readers in India's most literate state have taken up distribution of newspapers in many places in the wake of the week-old strike by newspaper agents.The ... Read more...

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Jarawa abuse fallout: Andamans restricts tourist movements


March 13th, 2012 - 9:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 13 (IANS) Following the recent expose of Jarawa women being made to dance for tourists, the Andaman and Nicobar administration has restricted movement of tourists on the ... Read more...

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LeT now targets local youths with passports: Police


March 2nd, 2012 - 12:19 am ICT by IANS
Srinagar, March 1 (IANS) Changing its strategy, the Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) guerrilla outfit has been trying to engage local boys, holding passports, after its foreign cadres started coming under pressure from ... Read more...

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Deaf and dumb woman gang raped at knife-point


February 24th, 2012 - 2:38 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, Feb 24 (IANS) A woman who could neither speak nor hear was gang raped for a week by three persons in Depalpur area of Indore, the commercial centre of ... Read more...

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No cause for alarm for Indian students: British MP Vaz


February 13th, 2012 - 10:05 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Feb 13 (IANS) British Indian origin MP Keith Vaz said he will speak to the parents of student J. Praveen Reddy, who was critically injured in a brawl at ... Read more...

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Two injured in Guwahati leopard attack


January 27th, 2012 - 8:36 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, Jan 27 (IANS) Two persons, including a pregnant woman, were critically injured Friday by a leopard that strayed into a locality here, officials said.This is the fourth incident of ... Read more...

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Eatery owner stabbed to death after tiff over bill


January 12th, 2012 - 1:06 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 11 (IANS) An eatery owner in east Delhi was stabbed to death after a dispute over payment with a group of customers turned violent, police said Wednesday, ... Read more...

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Family of three commits suicide in Noida


December 27th, 2011 - 8:06 pm ICT by IANS
Noida, Dec 27 (IANS) A family of three was found dead Tuesday in their house in Noida in what appears to be a case of suicide, police said.Uma Shankar (30), ... Read more...

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Three drown as hospital bus falls into canal


December 7th, 2011 - 8:37 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Dec 7 (IANS) Three people, including two doctors, were drowned and one man was reported missing as a hospital bus rolled into a canal here Wednesday.The bus ... Read more...

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Reliance Group official retracts statement on Swan bank account


November 11th, 2011 - 8:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 11 (IANS) In a setback for the official probe agency, the first witness in the second generation (2G) spectrum allocation case, Reliance Group's Anand Subramaniam, Friday retracted ... Read more...

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NIA looking for three more suspects in Delhi blast: Chidambaram


October 31st, 2011 - 9:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 31 (IANS) The National Investigation Agency (NIA) is on the look out for three more suspects in the Delhi High Court blast case, Home Minister P. ... Read more...

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Attack on Prashant Bhushan will be probed: Ambika Soni


October 13th, 2011 - 3:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 13 (IANS) Condemning the attack Wednesday on Prashant Bhushan, a senior advocate and member of Team Anna, Information and Broadcasting Minister Ambika Soni Thursday said the ... Read more...

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Sitting Kashmir high court judge to probe civilian’s death


October 1st, 2011 - 12:24 am ICT by IANS
Srinagar, September 30 (IANS) The Jammu and Kashmir government Friday ordered a judicial probe by a sitting high court judge into the death of a civilian in mysterious circumstances, leading ... Read more...

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Tamil Nadu Congress chief wants Rajiv killers hanged


August 27th, 2011 - 7:29 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 27 (IANS) Tamil Nadu Congress Chief K.V. Thangkabalu Saturday said the law should take its course in former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi's assassination case and the three ... Read more...

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Nine lynched in two Karnataka villages


August 2nd, 2011 - 11:39 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Aug 2 (IANS) Nine people, suspected to be thieves, were killed Tuesday by enraged mobs in two adjacent villages of Karnataka's Chickballapur district, police said."Six people were killed at ... Read more...

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Shutdown in Siliguri, Dooars against Darjeeling accord


July 18th, 2011 - 7:58 pm ICT by IANS
Siliguri (West Bengal), July 18 (IANS) Life in West Bengal's Siliguri sub-division and Dooars in neighbouring Jalpaiguri was partly hit on day one of a 48-hour shutdown to protest ... Read more...

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Three Myanmarese arms smugglers arrested in Meghalaya


June 19th, 2011 - 4:58 pm ICT by IANS
Umiam (Meghalaya), June 19 (IANS) Three members of a Myanmarese arms smuggling gang have been arrested in Meghalaya with a huge cache of arms, police said Sunday."Acting on a tip-off, ... Read more...

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Goa mining accident: Bodies still untraced (Second Lead)


June 18th, 2011 - 5:50 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, June 18 (IANS) Three people were feared killed while seven others were rescued in a mining accident near Sanvordem town in Goa, officials said Saturday. The victims' bodies are ... Read more...

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Probe into 41 year old killings case ‘conspiracy’: CPI-M


June 17th, 2011 - 1:13 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 16 (IANS) West Bengal's opposition Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) Thursday termed as a "heinous conspiracy" the state government's decision to order a judicial inquiry into the ... Read more...

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Nashik blast kills three, police rule out bomb


June 8th, 2011 - 10:01 pm ICT by IANS
Nashik/Mumbai, June 8 (IANS) At least three people were killed and 11 others were injured when a powerful explosion ripped through a housing building in Nashik Wednesday, police said. Several ... Read more...

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Three arrested for Haryana girl’s rape, murder (Lead)


May 27th, 2011 - 9:44 pm ICT by IANS
Kurukshetra (Haryana), May 27 (IANS) The rape and murder case of a teenaged student in this Haryana town earlier this month has been solved with the arrest of three people, ... Read more...

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Haryana girl’s rape, murder case solved


May 27th, 2011 - 8:39 pm ICT by IANS
Kurukshetra (Haryana), May 27 (IANS) The rape and murder case of a teenager of this Haryana town earlier this month has been solved with the arrest of three people, police ... Read more...

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Two killed in hospital firing, cops suspect business enmity (Second Lead)


May 19th, 2011 - 9:38 pm ICT by IANS
Rohtak (Haryana), May 19 (IANS) A liquor contractor and a security guard were killed in a hospital's emergency ward here when unidentified gunmen opened fire at them early Thursday, police ... Read more...

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3 booked for abetting suicide of colleague


May 19th, 2011 - 1:35 pm ICT by IANS
Ferozepur (Punjab), May 19 (IANS) Three persons, including a woman, have been booked for abetting the suicide of a fellow colleague, said the police here Thursday.According to the police, the ... Read more...

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Kidnapped Delhi man rescued, three held in Tamil Nadu


May 7th, 2011 - 10:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 7 (IANS) Three persons have been arrested from Tamil Nadu for allegedly kidnapping a Delhi jeweller's son and his employee and demanding ransom of Rs.2 crore ... Read more...

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Woman harassed by panchayat kills herself


April 30th, 2011 - 8:16 pm ICT by IANS
Pali (Rajasthan), April 30 (IANS) Depressed over harassment by a local panchayat (council), a 21-year-old woman committed suicide by immolating herself in a Rajasthan village, police said Saturday.According to a ... Read more...

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Curfew imposed in Dhanbad after clash during anti-encroachment drive


April 28th, 2011 - 5:58 pm ICT by ANI
Dhanbad, Apr 28 (ANI): Jharkhand Police imposed an indefinite curfew here on Thursday after three persons were killed and over 22 others, including policemen, injured in a violent clash during an anti-encroachment ... Read more...

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