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SC admits plea against acquittal in Bihar massacre (Lead)


July 16th, 2012 - 8:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 16 (IANS) The Supreme Court Monday admitted a Bihar government plea challenging the acquittal of 23 accused in the massacre of 20 Dalits by the Ranvir Sena ... Read more...

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(HOLD) SC admits plea challenging acquital of Bathani Tola accused


July 16th, 2012 - 3:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 16 (IANS) The Supreme Court Monday admitted a Bihar government plea challenging the acquittal of 23 accused in the infamous Bathani Tola massacre of Dalits by the ... Read more...

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Bihar court acquits 23 in caste massacre case


April 16th, 2012 - 3:12 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, April 16 (IANS) Citing lack of evidence, a Bihar court Monday acquitted three men sentenced to death and 20 given life imprisonment for the 1996 massacre in Bathani Tola ... Read more...

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Boy barred from exam over grandpa’s death


April 7th, 2012 - 9:33 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, April 7 (IANS) A Class II school student in Madhya Pradesh was barred from taking his examination because his grandfather died a few days ago and his teacher told ... Read more...

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Man’s genitals chopped off in Bihar


March 4th, 2012 - 4:36 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, March 4 (IANS) A man's genitals were chopped off by a woman and two of her family members for asking them to return his money, police in Bihar said ... Read more...

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Historic day for Mahadalits in Bihar


August 14th, 2011 - 3:17 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Aug 14 (IANS) The Mahadalits of Bihar, who constitute an overwhelming number among the state's downtrodden, are in a festive mood like never before ahead of India's 65th Independence ... Read more...

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Pakistan PM doesn’t own a car, saves half his annual salary


April 21st, 2011 - 12:38 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, April 21 (IANS) Pakistani Prime Minister Yousuf raza Gilani is a man of frugal means - if one goes by his declared assets. He doesn't own a car ... Read more...

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Ethiopians rule at Mumbai marathon (Second Lead)


January 16th, 2011 - 2:36 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 16 (IANS) Among the thousands who hit the streets for the Mumbai marathon Sunday, Ethiopians dominated the show, with Koren Yal winning the 42-km full run among women and Girima ... Read more...

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New Releases Fail To Create Impression At The Box Office


October 28th, 2010 - 11:54 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
October 28, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): None of the four new releases of the week - Rakht Charitra, Jhootha Hi Sahi, Hisss and Dus Tola managed to make any impression whatsoever at ... Read more...

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‘Rakta Charitra’ and ‘Jhootha Hi Sahi’ Fight It Out; ‘Hissss’ Follows


October 22nd, 2010 - 3:56 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
October 22, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): 'Rakta Charitra' has been projected for what it is which means that audience has been well prepared for the violent saga that lies ahead. Since the ... Read more...

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Gold prices cross 20K mark


October 13th, 2010 - 10:28 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 13 (IANS) For the first time ever, gold crossed the psychological barrier of Rs.20,000 per tola (10 grams) Wednesday evening and trends indicated a further rise.According to industry sources, ... Read more...

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‘Dus Tola’ is very rare in our time, says Bollywood actor Manoj Bajpai


September 24th, 2010 - 6:15 pm ICT by ANI
By Shaikh SharikMumbai, Sep. 24 (ANI): Bollywood actor Manoj Bajpai said his forthcoming film 'Dus Tola' is very rare in our time, as the film was unveiled here recently.Directed by debutant ... Read more...

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Manoj Bajpai Turns Goldsmith For Dus Tola


September 14th, 2010 - 8:59 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 14, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Versatile actor Manoj Bajpai is known for acting in serious and offbeat films in unconventional roles. However, the actor is now trying his hands at a ... Read more...

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Some children still study under a tree in 21 century India


August 23rd, 2010 - 8:33 pm ICT by ANI
By Mhd Anis ur Rehman KhanPatna, Aug.23 (ANI): Evoking highest spirit of education in the early 20th century, Nobel Laureate poet Rabindranath Tagore once wrote about the wonder of children studying ... Read more...

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Car thieves led by ex-army officer busted (Second Lead)


May 16th, 2010 - 10:41 pm ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad, May 16 (IANS) Police Sunday claimed they had busted a gang of car thieves led by a retired Indian Army officer who is now on the run. Lt. Col. M.P. Singh, ... Read more...

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Auto thieves led by ex-army officer busted (Lead)


May 16th, 2010 - 8:19 pm ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad, May 16 (IANS) Police Sunday claimed they had busted a gang of auto thieves headed by a retired Indian Army officer who is now on the run. Lt. Col. M.P. Singh, ... Read more...

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Auto lifters’ gang headed by retired army officer busted


May 16th, 2010 - 7:07 pm ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad, May 16 (IANS) The Ghaziabad police Sunday claimed to have busted a gang of auto-lifters headed by a retired Indian Army officer, who is on the run. Lt.Colonel M.P. Singh, who ... Read more...

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One killed, Patna students vandalise coaching centres (Third Lead)


February 9th, 2010 - 10:42 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Feb 9 (IANS) One student died of critical injuries when a coaching centre security guard opened fire here while half a dozen others were injured in clashes with police Tuesday ... Read more...

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Several injured, Patna students vandalise coaching centres (Second Lead)


February 9th, 2010 - 7:21 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Feb 9 (IANS) One student was critically injured in firing by a security guard of a coaching centre here and several others also were injured in clashes with police Tuesday, after ... Read more...

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Students protest against coaching centres in Patna (Lead)


February 9th, 2010 - 4:14 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Feb 9 (IANS) Protests by more than 1,000 students against private coaching institutes here Tuesday turned ugly when police fired tear gas shells and resorted to baton charge to disperse the ... Read more...

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Sonia hears grievances of Rae Bareli people at ‘chaupals’


August 10th, 2009 - 2:52 pm ICT by ANI
Rae Bareli, Aug 10 (ANI): Congress President Sonia Gandhi today held 'chaupals' in three villages of Rae Bareli and heard the complaints of the people.Soon after her arrival, she first ... Read more...

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Girls lynch Dalit widow in Bihar


January 31st, 2009 - 2:39 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Jan 31 (IANS) A Dalit widow was beaten to death by five girls in a Bihar town after she objected to their cutting grass in her field, police said Saturday.Shobha Devi, ... Read more...

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Six Dalit children die of measles in Bihar village


January 27th, 2009 - 2:09 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Jan 27 (IANS) At least six malnourished Dalit children have died of measles in a Bihar village during the last 10 days. Villagers blame government apathy for the deaths.The deaths occurred ... Read more...

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Dalit man killed after being forced to drink acid


July 26th, 2008 - 4:50 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, July 26 (IANS) A poor landless Dalit man died after he was forced to drink acid for his refusal to work in the field of a powerful upper caste land owner ... Read more...

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Bride and groom administered polio drops


July 11th, 2008 - 3:00 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, July 11 (IANS) It may sound strange but it's true nevertheless. A bride and a groom were administered polio drops by health volunteers in a Bihar village. The groom, five-year-old Rohan ... Read more...

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Bihar girls get tough, reject unsuitable grooms(Feature)


April 30th, 2008 - 1:19 pm ICT by admin
By Imran Khan Patna, April 30 (IANS) When Pushpa Kumari, in her early 20s, found the courage to spurn a mentally challenged man chosen to be her husband, she was not alone. In ... Read more...

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Raman Singh suspends officials in surprise raid


April 23rd, 2008 - 9:01 pm ICT by admin
Raipur, April 23 (IANS) Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Raman Singh Wednesday suspended three officials after detecting irregularities in rice distribution during a surprise check in Rajnandgaon district. Singh made an unscheduled landing in ... Read more...

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Purchase of silver in Nepal soars despite rising world prices


April 4th, 2008 - 2:35 pm ICT by admin
Kathmandu, Apr 4 (ANI): In Nepal, the purchase of silver has gone up tremendously despite rising world prices. The data compiled by the Nepal Rastra Bank shows that silver imports amounted ... Read more...

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