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SC lifts ban on iron ore mining for Karnataka


September 3rd, 2012 - 1:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 3 (IANS) The Supreme Court Monday lifted the ban on iron ore mining in category A mines in Karnataka's Bellary, Chitradurga and Timkur districts.The apex court forest ... Read more...

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SC may allow some iron ore mining to resume in Karnataka


August 31st, 2012 - 11:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 31 (IANS) The Supreme Court Friday indicated that it may permit resumption of iron ore mining in category A mines in Karnataka's Bellary, Chitradurga and Timkur districts, ... Read more...

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2G: SC wants auction undertaking for extending deadline


August 24th, 2012 - 7:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 24 (IANS) The Supreme Court Friday told the department of telecommunication (DoT) that it would consider its plea for more time to auction and allocate 122 cancelled ... Read more...

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128 people killed, 6,000 cattle dead in Assam floods


August 8th, 2012 - 8:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 8 (IANS) Besides the 128 human lives lost in the floods in Assam, over 6,000 cattle perished while 4.5 lakh houses were destroyed and more than ... Read more...

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Olympics security guard accused of insulting soldier


July 31st, 2012 - 6:39 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, July 31 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A G4S security guard was recently accused of insulting a soldier. This incident occurred during the Olympic Games as they were both undertaking their duties. The ... Read more...

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West Bengal teacher strips girl in class


June 28th, 2012 - 11:25 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 28 (IANS) A girl student was allegedly stripped in a class by a lady teacher in West Bengal after she ignored the teacher's diktat regarding dress code, police ... Read more...

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Apex court issues notices on Jaipur’s Jal Mahal lease


May 25th, 2012 - 3:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 25 (IANS) The Supreme Court Friday issued notices to the Rajasthan government and others after the Jal Mahal Resorts Private Ltd. challenged the cancellation of its 99-year ... Read more...

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US hypersonic weapons threat to Russia: Minister


May 11th, 2012 - 6:58 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, May 11 (IANS/RIA Novosti) US research into hypersonic weapons, which Washington aims to complete by 2015, represents an especially serious threat to Russia, acting Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Rogozin ... Read more...

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Relief, tears as Maoists release Odisha legislator Hikaka (Third lead, changing dateline)


April 26th, 2012 - 1:42 pm ICT by IANS
Balipeta (Odisha), April 26 (IANS) Emotions ran high as Odisha legislator Jhina Hikaka walked into a crowd of people here Thursday, released by Maoists after being held captive for over ... Read more...

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Court questions MCD on Yamuna bank enclosures


February 23rd, 2012 - 10:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 23 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Thursday directed the MCD to file an affidavit explaining the reason for delay in constructing special enclosures on the Yamuna river ... Read more...

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PCB to co-operate with ECB on Kaneria’s role


February 18th, 2012 - 6:25 pm ICT by IANS
Lahore, Feb 18 (IANS) The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) will co-operate with the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) if cricket officials in England decide to hold an inquiry into ... Read more...

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Relief for Abu Salem in 1993 blasts


February 17th, 2012 - 3:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 17 (IANS) In a relief to Abu Salem, the Supreme Court has stayed all further proceedings in the two cases before the Mumbai TADA court in connection ... Read more...

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SBI’s third quarter net profit up 15.38 percent


February 13th, 2012 - 6:00 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 13 (IANS) State Bank of India Monday reported a 15.38 percent rise in net profit for the third quarter of the current fiscal at Rs.3,263.04 crore from ... Read more...

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Subramanian Swamy gets anticipatory bail (Lead)


January 30th, 2012 - 7:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 30 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Monday granted anticipatory bail to Janata Party leader Subramanian Swamy, accused of writing an inflammatory article in a newspaper, after he ... Read more...

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Doctor accused of cheating allowed to visit Britain


January 28th, 2012 - 10:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 28 (IANS) A Delhi court has allowed a doctor allegedly involved in cheating of around Rs.1.5 crore to visit Britain for six weeks, observing that he would ... Read more...

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Court sets aside order to close gurdwara hall (Lead)


December 22nd, 2011 - 11:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 22 (IANS) A Delhi court has set aside a magistrate's order to close a community meal (langar) hall at a gurdwara in north Delhi."Order of closing of ... Read more...

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Apex court gives bail to suspended Gujarat bureaucrat


December 13th, 2011 - 12:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 13 (IANS) The Supreme Court Tuesday granted bail to suspended Gujarat Indian Administrative Service (IAS) officer Pradip Sharma, who is in jail for alleged involvement in a ... Read more...

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AMRI flouted affidavit promising to clear basesment: Minister


December 12th, 2011 - 11:45 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Dec 12 (IANS) The inferno at the AMRI hospital that took 93 lives could have been averted had the fire department not "trusted" an affidavit given by the hospital ... Read more...

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WSH may decide Saturday to postpone the league


December 9th, 2011 - 11:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 9 (IANS) Organisers of the World Series Hockey (WSH) are in a quandary over postponing the league till after the Olympic qualifiers in view of its dates ... Read more...

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NDA MPs should also talk about assets in India: Congress


November 22nd, 2011 - 12:22 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 21 (IANS) The Congress Monday said the proposed declaration by National Democratic Alliance (NDA) MPs to the presiding officers of parliament that they do not have illegal ... Read more...

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Court relief for Matrix Cellular


October 28th, 2011 - 12:08 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 27 (IANS) The Delhi High Court has directed telecom major Vodafone to restore services of international SIM card provider Matrix Cellular's cell phone through which it provided ... Read more...

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Next year, fitness must for Amarnath pilgrims


October 22nd, 2011 - 12:54 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Oct 22 (IANS) From next year, all those undertaking the Amarnath pilgrimage in Jammu and Kashmir will have to be medically fit for the arduous journey to the ... Read more...

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Lavasa township project denied environment clearance


October 14th, 2011 - 9:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 14 (IANS) The environment ministry Friday denied environment clearance to the first phase of Rs.3,000 crore Lavasa hill city project near Pune, saying the pre-condition of the ... Read more...

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Government allows NALCO to mine coal


August 21st, 2011 - 2:07 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Aug 21 (IANS) The union coal ministry has permitted the National Aluminium Company Limited (NALCO) to mine a coal block in Orissa, the state-run undertaking said Sunday.The allocation was ... Read more...

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People should actively participate in Hazare’s movement: Shabana


August 19th, 2011 - 3:11 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 19 (IANS) Actress Shabana Azmi, who has been tweeting in support of Anna Hazare's movement on the anti-corruption Lokpal Bill, insists that as citizens of a democratic country ... Read more...

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32 people fasting in Chennai for Hazare


August 18th, 2011 - 1:59 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 18 (IANS) A total of 32 people, including one woman, are on fast in this tamil Nadu capital in support of activist Anna Hazare's demand for a strong ... Read more...

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Police, Team Anna worked out fast details: home secretary


August 18th, 2011 - 12:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 18 (IANS) Delhi Police and Team Anna have worked out amongst themselves details of civil society leader Anna Hazare's fast in central Delhi's Ramlila ground, union Home ... Read more...

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Anna to leave Tihar, hold fast at Ramlila ground (Lead)


August 18th, 2011 - 11:50 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 18 (IANS) Anna Hazare is set to leave Tihar Jail and hold his fast at the Ramlila ground in central Delhi, his aide Arvind Kejriwal said Thursday, ... Read more...

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My office not involved, PM tells Hazare


August 14th, 2011 - 1:25 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 13 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Saturday told social activist Anna Hazare, that his office was not involved in the decision to restrict his fast ... Read more...

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Government has cheated us: Anna Hazare


August 13th, 2011 - 7:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 13 (IANS) Social activist Anna Hazare Saturday accused the government of betraying the nation's trust, and said if he had known the government would cheat he ... Read more...

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Anna writes to PM complaining of Delhi Police restrictions


August 13th, 2011 - 4:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 13 (IANS) Unhappy over restrictions put by Delhi Police, social activist Anna Hazare Saturday wrote to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh complaining that the order restricting his ... Read more...

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An IAS officer restores peace in troubled NOIDA


August 3rd, 2011 - 5:35 pm ICT by IANS
Noida, Aug 3 (IANS) Displaying a commitment rarely seen these days, a senior bureaucrat here has brought peace to scores of villages where angry farmers who lost their land had ... Read more...

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Mamata effect: Salaries on 1st, clean-up drives in hospitals


June 3rd, 2011 - 3:59 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 3 (IANS) Suparna Nag couldn't believe her eyes when she updated her bank passbook on June 1. In her 15 years of career as a teacher in ... Read more...

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Olsen twins to open their first store


May 31st, 2011 - 3:53 am ICT by IANS
London, May 31 (IANS) Actresses Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen, who co-run two fashion ranges - The Row and Elizabeth, and James, are keen to open their first store."I think every ... Read more...

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Jharkhand to revoke suspension of top cop


May 20th, 2011 - 6:44 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, May 20 (IANS) Jharkhand Home Secretary J.B. Tubid assured a court of the Central Administrative Tribunal (CAT) to revoke suspension of Inspector General of Police (IGP) P.S. Natarajan, an ... Read more...

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