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IOC-OCA observers not acceptable to IOA: Malhotra


September 13th, 2012 - 10:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 13 (IANS) The Indian Olympic Association (IOA) Thursday made it clear that it was unhappy with the International Olympic Committee (IOC) appointing neutral observers for its elections ... Read more...

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Akhilesh writes to PM on power project delays


August 31st, 2012 - 11:55 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Aug 31 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav Friday shot off two letters to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh seeking his help in expediting BHEL's power projects in ... Read more...

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Main accused in African student’s assault held in Punjab


July 10th, 2012 - 12:31 am ICT by IANS
Jalandhar, July 9 (IANS) The main accused in the assault on African student Yannick Nihangaza here in April, Amandeep Singh, has been arrested, police said Monday.Amandeep is the fourth accused ... Read more...

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African in coma: Badal tells police to spare no one (Lead, Changing dateline)


July 6th, 2012 - 8:44 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, July 6 (IANS) Reacting to the news of a young African man lying in coma after being beaten up in Jalandhar in April, Punjab Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh ... Read more...

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African youth in coma since April, father seeks Badal’s help


July 6th, 2012 - 11:22 am ICT by IANS
Patiala (Punjab), July 6 (IANS) Battered to near death by some local youths, a 23-year-old student from the east African country of Burundi has been lying in coma in a ... Read more...

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Russian postal service among world’s worst: Study


June 27th, 2012 - 12:02 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, June 27 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The Russian Post is among the world's worst postal services, outperformed even by counterparts in countries like Angola, Honduras and Mongolia, says a new study.The ... Read more...

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Letter threatens to blow up Ramjanmabhoomi complex


April 17th, 2012 - 5:08 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, April 17 (IANS) Security in and around the Ramjanmabhoomi complex in Uttar Pradesh's temple town of Ayodhya was stepped up after a district judge received a letter threatening ... Read more...

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Officials told Raja to auction 2G airwaves, court told


April 10th, 2012 - 9:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 10 (IANS) Former telecom secretary D.S. Mathur Tuesday told a Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) special court here that telecom commission members had suggested auctioning the ... Read more...

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Jayalalithaa welcomes India’s vote in UNHRC


March 23rd, 2012 - 12:24 am ICT by IANS
Chennai, March 22 (IANS) Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J.Jayalalithaa Thursday welcomed India's vote in favour of the US resolution against Sri Lanka in the United Nation Human Rights Council ... Read more...

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Sri Lanka war crimes: AIADMK dissatisfied with PM’s response


March 14th, 2012 - 1:52 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, March 14 (IANS) Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa Wednesday said India should support the US-sponsored resolution on the war crimes allegedly committed during Sri Lanka's civil war ... Read more...

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Kalmadi to stay away from IOA, Malhotra acting chief


March 2nd, 2012 - 8:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 2 (IANS) It will be status quo at the Indian Olympic Association (IOA) after its Executive Board's decision Friday to allow its chief Suresh Kalmadi to stay ... Read more...

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Press Council warns Maharashtra government


February 22nd, 2012 - 10:08 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 22 (IANS) The Press Council of India Wednesday issued a show-cause notice to Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan asking why his government should not be sacked for ... Read more...

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Air India to give August incentive to employees


November 30th, 2011 - 11:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Mumbai, Nov 30 (IANS) National carrier Air India Wednesday said it will release the productivity-linked incentive (PLI) component of its employees' salary for August on Dec 5.The PLI constitutes ... Read more...

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Air India pilots threaten another strike


November 23rd, 2011 - 3:21 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 23 (IANS) The Indian Commercial Pilots Association (ICPA) has threatened to launch another protest after Nov 30 if the central government fails to honour its commitments made in ... Read more...

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Nehru’s 1938 rebuff to Nazis to be sold in Britain


November 11th, 2011 - 10:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 11 (IANS) A rare typewritten letter by India's first prime minister Jawaharlal Nehru from London to a diplomat in Nazi Germany turning down his invitation will be ... Read more...

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NFL fines could break Kenny Phillips back


October 18th, 2011 - 10:13 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Oct 18 (THAINDIAN NEWS) New York Giants’ defender Kenny Phillips is waking up to the reality that he could soon be broke because of fines from the NFL. The officials ... Read more...

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Open to probe in 2G scam: Prithviraj Chavan


September 28th, 2011 - 10:28 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 28 (IANS) Expressing his willingness to face a probe in connection with the 2G spectrum scam, Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan Wednesday took potshots at Bharatiya Janata ... Read more...

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Threat to slain RTI activist’s family: Forum-Asia


September 20th, 2011 - 4:05 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, Sep 20 (IANS) The members of Forum-Asia who prepared a report on the killing of Right to Information (RTI) activist Shehla Masood revealed that after her murder her ... Read more...

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Hazare supporter writes letters in blood to president


August 26th, 2011 - 7:52 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Aug 26 (IANS) A retired postman from Uttar Pradesh's Aligarh district has written two letters to President Pratibha Patil in his blood and says he will continue with ... Read more...

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India cannot prove JuD’s link with 26/11 attack: Hafiz Saeed


April 26th, 2011 - 12:20 am ICT by IANS
Pakistan, April 25 (IANS) Pakistan's Jamaat-ud-Dawa (JuD) chief Hafiz Saeed, the alleged mastermind of 26/11 Mumbai attack, has said that India cannot prove his organisation's link to the mayhem that ... Read more...

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CWG scam: CBI may seek extradition of London businessman


April 25th, 2011 - 10:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 25 (IANS) The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) might seek extradition of Ashish Patel, the London-based owner of AM Films and AM Car, if he denies disclosing ... Read more...

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Was JFK assassinated to stop him discovering the truth about UFOs?


April 19th, 2011 - 1:51 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 19 (ANI): One of the two letters written by John F Kennedy asking for access to UFO files, on November 12 1963 - 10 days before his assassination, have been ... Read more...

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‘No specific request by Kerala for CBI probe into lottery scam’


February 24th, 2011 - 9:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 24 (IANS) The centre Thursday ruled out the possibility of a Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) probe into the lottery scam in Kerala as the state government has ... Read more...

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No scope for controversy over Home Minister’s letters to Bhattacharjee: Mukherjee


January 1st, 2011 - 9:21 pm ICT by ANI
Kolkata, Jan 1 (ANI): Union Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee on Saturday said there is no scope for any controversy over the letters that were sent by Union Home Minister P. Chidambaram ... Read more...

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Bhattacharjee accepts Chidambaram’s invite for discussions


December 31st, 2010 - 10:10 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Dec 31 (IANS) West Bengal Chief Minister Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee Friday accepted Home Minister P.Chidamaram's invitation to visit New Delhi for talks on law and order in the state but said he ... Read more...

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Yeddyurappa meets Bhardwaj to end war of words


December 31st, 2010 - 3:20 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Dec 31 (IANS) Karnataka Chief Minister B.S. Yeddyurappa met Governor H.R. Bhardwaj in a bid to end the war of words between them Friday, exactly a week after dropping plans ... Read more...

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Chidambaram invites Buddhadeb to discuss Maoist problem


December 30th, 2010 - 8:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 30 (IANS) Amid a row over the presence of armed cadres of Communist Party of India-Marxist in the Maoist-dominated areas in West Bengal, Home Minister P. Chidambaram Thursday ... Read more...

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Chidambaram invites Buddhadeb for discussion on Bengal situation


December 30th, 2010 - 4:29 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Dec 30 (ANI): Union Home Minister P. Chidambaram on Thursday invited West Bengal Chief Minister Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee to discuss prevailing situation in his state.Chidambaram has sent two letters today ... Read more...

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Corrupt ministers’ list given to Yeddyurappa: Governor


December 23rd, 2010 - 1:40 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Dec 23 (IANS) The ruling Bharatiya Janata Party and Governor H.R. Bhardwaj Wednesday intensified attack on each other over alleged corruption and land allotment scandals in Karnataka.Bhardwaj, who has been ... Read more...

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Not going to keep shut on corruption: Karnataka governor


December 20th, 2010 - 11:07 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Dec 20 (IANS) Asserting that accusations of being a Congress agent would not deter him, Karnataka Governor H.R. Bhardwaj Monday said he was upset with Chief Minister B.S. Yeddyurappa's reply to ... Read more...

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Don’t ignore corruption charges, governor tells Yeddyurappa


December 17th, 2010 - 6:53 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Dec 17 (IANS) Karnataka Governor H.R. Bhardwaj Friday bluntly told Chief Minister B.S. Yeddyurappa not to turn a blind eye to corruption charges against him and his ministers.Bhardwaj said he ... Read more...

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Reply to Governor on land scams, illegal mining in two days time: Yeddyurappa


December 17th, 2010 - 6:17 pm ICT by ANI
Bangalore, Dec 17 (ANI): Reacting to Karnataka Governor H R Bhardwaj's letters seeking clarification from the State Government on illegal mining and alleged land scams, Chief Minister B S Yeddyurappa on Friday ... Read more...

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Cam Newton Wins Heisman Trophy, Detractors Silenced


December 12th, 2010 - 4:34 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Dec 12, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Heisman Trophy ceremony is associated with suspense and excitement and people involved with it for years know that very well. However, this year's ceremony which ... Read more...

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“PCB boss Butt assured me that board will provide all assistance, cooperation: Haider


November 12th, 2010 - 4:48 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Nov 12 (ANI): Following the dramatic turn of events involving Pakistani wicketkeeper Zulqarnain Haider, the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chairman has finally spoken to him, and assured him of full ... Read more...

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Bedingfled Way Road Sign Spelling Blunder Makes News Everywhere


October 20th, 2010 - 9:44 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Oct 20 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The sign, which cost £486 to make, was supposed to help guide drivers out of the neighborhood roads, and on to a highway called Bedingfeld Way, in Bury ... Read more...

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