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Krasnozhan replaces Petrescu at Kuban


August 16th, 2012 - 8:10 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Aug 16 (IANS) Russia B team coach Yuri Krasnozhan will replace ex-Chelsea player Dan Petrescu as coach of club side FC Kuban, team president Alexander Tkachev said Thursday.Petrescu announced ... Read more...

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Talks on suspended workers fail at Honda scooters


August 8th, 2012 - 12:13 am ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, Aug 7 (IANS) Talks between the workers' union and the company management on the issue of two suspended workers at the Honda Scooters factory in Manesar failed Tuesday. The ... Read more...

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Tension in Honda factory after two workers suspended


August 6th, 2012 - 10:05 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, Aug 6 (IANS) There was tension in the Honda Scooters and Motorcycles plant here Monday after two workers, including a union official, were suspended by the management, said a ... Read more...

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‘Maruti executive paid for another officer’s remarks’


July 27th, 2012 - 9:09 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, July 27 (IANS) The senior Maurti Suzuki executive, who was killed in the July 18 violence at the car factory in Manesar, paid for anti-worker remarks made by another ... Read more...

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Capello arrives in Moscow


July 21st, 2012 - 3:26 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, July 21 (IANS) Former England football coach Fabio Capello arrived in Moscow Friday for further talks on his contract with Russia after being named "de facto" coach of the ... Read more...

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Suzuki plants get police cover, workers slam move


July 20th, 2012 - 7:23 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, July 20 (IANS) Police were deployed at three other Suzuki plants in the district even as production remained suspended at the vandalised Maruti Suzuki plant at Manesar for the ... Read more...

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Euro 2012 racism claims nonsense: Russian minister


June 10th, 2012 - 9:07 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, June 10 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Reports that Russian fans racially abused a black player during their team's Euro 2012 match against the Czech Republic are "nonsense", Russian Sports Minister Vitaly ... Read more...

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Russia cracks down on Euro 2012 ticket touting


May 27th, 2012 - 9:06 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, May 27 (IANS) Russian football authorities have been cracking down on ticket touts of the Euro 2012 football tournament and illegal supplies are being cut off, a senior football ... Read more...

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Kurukshetra University president’s killer held in Gurgaon


April 5th, 2012 - 12:41 am ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, April 4 (IANS) The Crime Branch of the Gurgaon police Wednesday claimed to have arrested the killer of the Kurukshetra University's students' union president."Suresh alias Tangu was arrested Wednesday ... Read more...

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Muslims protest ‘framing’ in terrorist cases


March 26th, 2012 - 6:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 26 (IANS) Hundreds of Muslims participated in a day-long sit-down at Parliament Street here to protest "the fabricated implication" of the community members in terror cases -- ... Read more...

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Court seeks Jamia Millia reply on students’ union poll ban (Lead)


February 21st, 2012 - 7:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 21 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Tuesday sought Jamia Millia Islamia's response by March 18 on a petition for quashing a 2006 decision of the central university ... Read more...

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Plea on Jamia Milia students union poll withdrawn (Second Lead)


January 9th, 2012 - 9:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 9 (IANS) A former student of Jamia Milia Islamia Monday withdrew from the Delhi High Court a petition seeking quashing of a 2006 decision of the central ... Read more...

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Plea on Jamia Milia students union poll withdrawn (Lead)


January 9th, 2012 - 5:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 9 (IANS) A former student of Jamia Milia Islamia Monday withdrew from the Delhi High Court a petition seeking quashing of a 2006 decision of the central ... Read more...

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Court moved to lift ban on Jamia Millia students’ union poll (Lead)


December 20th, 2011 - 9:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 20 (IANS) A former student of Jamia Millia Islamia Tuesday moved the Delhi High Court seeking quashing of a 2006 decision of the central university to ban ... Read more...

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Teaching a lesson to the Badal government (Punjab Newsletter)


December 9th, 2011 - 3:46 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Dec 9 (IANS) Self-immolation, jumping from 90-foot-high water tanks and getting involved in slapgate may not be the lessons that teachers in Punjab are supposed to give to school ... Read more...

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Punjab slapgate gets wider; protestors caned before Badal


December 7th, 2011 - 5:23 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Dec 7 (IANS) Scores of protestors were assaulted by police with batons as they blocked way to Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal's motorcade in Sukhna Abloo village of ... Read more...

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Protesting Hyundai workers roll out cars on empty stomach


November 30th, 2011 - 12:04 am ICT by IANS
Chennai, Nov 29 (IANS) Even as a sizeable number of workers of the Hyundai Motor India Ltd (HMIL) roll out cars on an empty stomach pressing various demands, 32 dismissed ... Read more...

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Rebel Maruti union leaders resign, get hefty dues


November 5th, 2011 - 12:01 am ICT by IANS
Manesar, Nov 4 (IANS) Automobile major Maruti Suzuki (MSIL) has reached a settlement with the rebel worker leaders who had headed a three-phase labour agitation at the company's Manesar plant."The ... Read more...

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Mumbai’s auto-richshaws to get electronic meters


October 9th, 2011 - 9:29 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 9 (IANS) The Maharashtra government Sunday ordered the installation of electronic meters on the around 100,000 auto-rickshaws plying in Mumbai's eastern and western suburbs to prevent over-charging by ... Read more...

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Chinese school steals its teachers’ identities for scam


September 9th, 2011 - 5:21 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Sep 9 (IANS) A school in China stole the identities of more than 200 of its teachers and used them to take out mortgages amounting to over $2.8 million.The ... Read more...

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Chanderpaul to become most capped Windies player


July 6th, 2011 - 2:14 pm ICT by IANS
Rosseau (Dominica), July 6 (IANS/CMC) Veteran left-handed batsman Shiv Chanderpaul will Wednesday eclipse legendary former fast bowler Courtney Walsh as the most capped West Indies player when he turns out for ... Read more...

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War against Islam in Afghanistan partly of US’s own making: Gorbachev


February 27th, 2011 - 1:54 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb.27 (ANI): In a wide-ranging interview, former Soviet Union president Mikhail Gorbachev has said that the war against Islam as a conflict is partly of the US's own making.He ... Read more...

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Farah Sultan, Shalini Thackeray team-up for cine workers welfare


February 18th, 2011 - 7:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 18 (IANS) Farah Sultan, wife of late producer Sultan Ahmed, has joined hands with the Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) General Secretary Shalini Thackeray for the welfare of junior ... Read more...

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Abramovich symbolizes ‘rich debauchery’ which has plagued Russia, says Gorbachev


February 17th, 2011 - 2:12 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 17(ANI): Former Soviet Union President Mikhail Gorbachev has launched a scathing attack on Chelsea owner Roman Abramovich, saying that he is a symbol of Russia's 'rich debauchery'.Gorbachev also accused the ... Read more...

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Afghan students promise to return to Orissa


January 23rd, 2011 - 3:48 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Jan 23 (IANS) Nearly 60 Afghan students who fled a Cuttack university after a clash with locals have pledged to return to Orissa only if they can stay here. The authorities ... Read more...

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Feeling threatened, Afghan students in Orissa leave for Delhi


January 18th, 2011 - 10:26 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Jan 18 (IANS) At least 59 Afghan students studying in Orissa left for Delhi to meet embassy officials Tuesday after they reportedly felt insecure following a clash Jan 13 in which ... Read more...

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Porn stars to take part in Cambridge University Union debate


January 13th, 2011 - 3:10 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 13 (ANI): Three porn stars will be the guest speakers in an X-rated debate at the Cambridge University.The groundbreaking debate that will discuss the question, 'This house believes that pornography ... Read more...

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Karunakaran was a kingmaker in national politics: Antony


December 23rd, 2010 - 11:27 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Dec 23 (IANS) Defence Minister A.K. Antony paid glowing tributes to departed Congress leader K. Karunakaran Thursday, describing him as a kingmaker in national politics.Four-time chief minister of Kerala, Karunakaran passed ... Read more...

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Mayawati suspends seven for vulgar dance show in office (Lead)


December 23rd, 2010 - 10:22 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Dec 23 (IANS) Taking a serious note of alleged obscenity at a function in the premises of a health department office here, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati Thursday suspended seven employees, ... Read more...

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England 2018 World Cup bid team to withdraw FIFA complaint against Russia


October 29th, 2010 - 12:28 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 29(ANI): England's 2018 World Cup bid team has decided to withdraw a formal complaint to FIFA against the Russian campaign's chief.It comes after Russian Sports Minister Vitaly Mutko apologized for ... Read more...

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Victory in Afghanistan ‘impossible’: Gorbachev


October 27th, 2010 - 6:13 pm ICT by ANI
Moscow, Oct. 27 (ANI): Former Soviet Union president Mikhail Gorbachev has said that Afghanistan risks turning into another Vietnam, and has told the US-led NATO military alliance that victory in that country ... Read more...

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Gorbachev accuses Putin of obstructing democracy in Russia


October 27th, 2010 - 12:01 pm ICT by ANI
Moscow, Oct. 27 (ANI): Former Soviet Union president Mikhail S. Gorbachev has expressed his growing frustration with Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin, and accused him of undermining the country's fledgling democracy by ... Read more...

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Oz prisoner tries to escape mid-air by unlocking plane door


October 23rd, 2010 - 5:49 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Oct 23 (ANI): An Australian prisoner, who was being escorted by a single police officer from Palm Island to Townsville by flight, is said to have tried making a mid-air escape ... Read more...

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Russia must democratise to avoid mass unrest: Gorbachev


October 19th, 2010 - 7:14 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct. 19 (ANI): Former Soviet Union president Mikhail Gorbachev has called on Russia to democratise, warning that Prime Minister Vladimir Putin's move to restore the system of strong and centralized state ... Read more...

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Brisbane cops to return to duty after nude buck’s party prank


October 4th, 2010 - 6:55 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Oct 4 (ANI): The six Australian cops, who were seen by members of the public running around naked during a buck's party last year, have been allowed to return to their ... Read more...

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