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Dalit boy beaten to death for collecting wood from orchard


August 17th, 2012 - 4:20 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Aug 17 (IANS) A 14-year-old Dalit boy was beaten to death in Bihar's Samastipur district by an orchard owner who saw him collecting dry wood from his orchard without permission, ... Read more...

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Thai surprise for Vilardo in ITF meet


June 11th, 2012 - 8:00 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, June 11 (IANS) Qualifier Warit Sornbutnark from Thailand prevailed over the eighth seeded Francesco Vilardo of Italy in a baseline duel that lasted two hours, 41 minutes, 3-6, 6-2, ... Read more...

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India’s Sufi pictorial takes Islam to children worldwide (With Image)


February 18th, 2012 - 2:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 18 (IANS) "O Imam Ali, can you tell us how far it is to heaven?" asked a group of Muslim pilgrims to which the wise one replied, ... Read more...

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Kashmir Congress leader calls party minister corrupt


January 29th, 2012 - 2:26 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Jan 29 (IANS) A Congress leader in Jammu and Kashmir has accused a minister from his own party of being corrupt. Former social welfare minister Abdul Gani Vakil, ... Read more...

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Guide book to tackle child abuse released


November 19th, 2011 - 12:09 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 18 (IANS) What is the difference between "good touch" and "bad touch"? A guide book that talks about different types of violence faced by children and ways ... Read more...

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Mitsuhashi given top billing in ITF Futures tennis


November 6th, 2011 - 7:33 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Nov 6 (IANS) Japan's Junn Mitsuhashi (385) has been top seeded ahead of India's V.M. Ranjeet (565) and Rohan Gajjar (602) in the main draw of the ITF Futures ... Read more...

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Congress lambasts Omar for acting in ‘arbitrary manner’


October 27th, 2011 - 11:40 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Oct 27 (IANS) The Congress Thursday attacked Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah for behaving in an "arbitrary manner" and not consulting the party, which is its alliance ... Read more...

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Gujarat riots panel moved on destruction of police records


July 5th, 2011 - 1:24 am ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, July 4 (IANS) An NGO representing some of the victims of 2002 Gujarat riots Monday moved an application before the Nanavati-Mehta judicial inquiry commission probing these cases, seeking various ... Read more...

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Congress slams Modi for destroying 2002 riot documents


June 30th, 2011 - 5:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 30 (IANS) The Congress said Thursday that the Gujarat government had deliberately destroyed intelligence records related to the 2002 riots in the state."It is astounding that ... Read more...

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Four arrested, 205 kg of ganja seized


May 31st, 2011 - 8:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 31 (IANS) In separate incidents, four people were arrested in the national capital and 205 kg of ganja was recovered from them, police said Tuesday.Pramod Kumar Singh, ... Read more...

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2002 riots case: Gujarat judge resigns after transfer


May 30th, 2011 - 11:28 pm ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, May 30 (IANS) The judgment in a key case related to the 2002 Gujarat communal riots may take some time due to the transfer of an Anand district judge ... Read more...

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Sohrabuddin killing: Accused cop’s bail plea rejected


January 10th, 2011 - 9:12 pm ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, Jan 10 (IANS) The Gujarat High Court Monday rejected the bail plea of Rajkumar Pandian, a policeman accused of involvement in the 2005 Sohrabuddin Sheikh staged shootout case. Justice M.R. ... Read more...

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Gujarat court clears decks for Nirma cement plant


September 27th, 2010 - 8:38 pm ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, Sep 27 (IANS) The Gujarat High Court Monday dismissed a review petition filed by villagers opposing acquisition of land for the Nirma Cement plant in Bhavnagar district. In a judgment pronounced ... Read more...

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‘India may face shortage of 26 mn houses by 2012′


September 16th, 2010 - 7:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 16 (IANS) India will face shortage of over 26 million houses by 2012, which would lead to spurt in housing prices as demand-supply gap widens amid rising purchasing power ... Read more...

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CBI supports Amin’s approver plea in court


September 14th, 2010 - 9:02 pm ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, Sep 14 (IANS) The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) Tuesday strongly supported suspended police officer and accused N.K. Amin's plea to turn approver in the Sohrabuddin Sheikh staged shoot-out case seeking ... Read more...

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Sohrabuddin killing: Court questions Amin’s co-accused


September 1st, 2010 - 8:40 pm ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, Sep 1 (IANS) The Gujarat High Court Wednesday issued notices to eight accused in the 2005 Sohrabuddin Sheikh staged shootout case who challenged co-accused and former police official N.K. Amin's ... Read more...

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CBI court refers Amin’s approver plea to high court


August 26th, 2010 - 11:31 pm ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, Aug 26 (IANS) A designated CBI court in Ahmedabad Thursday referred a plea of former deputy superintendent of police N.K. Amin, an accused in the Sohrabuddin Sheikh staged shoot-out case, seeking ... Read more...

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I am shocked and shattered, feel like commiting suicide: Lingaram


July 13th, 2010 - 10:12 pm ICT by IANS
By George Joseph New Delhi, June 13 (IANS) Lingaram Kodopi, a tribal student from Chhattisgarh who police say is the "mastermind" of an attack by suspected Maoists on a Congress leader's ... Read more...

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Mumbai trains serial blasts probe reveals Pakistani link


May 23rd, 2010 - 3:53 pm ICT by IANS
By Quaid Najmi Mumbai, May 23 (IANS) Investigators piecing together clues of the July 11, 2006 Mumbai train bombings that killed over 200 people have succeeded in identifying the bomb planters on five ... Read more...

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Kasab is a danger to society: Judge


May 6th, 2010 - 6:53 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 6 (IANS) Sessions Court Special Judge M.L. Tahaliyani Thursday ruled that there was "no option" but to hang Ajmal Amir Kasab till death, saying the 26/11 gunman had been "anxious ... Read more...

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Balika Vadhu returns?


March 3rd, 2010 - 5:53 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
March 3,2010 (Sampurn Wire):The leading heighten and the major twist ever in the "Balika Vadhu' after the death of Pratap (Jehangir Vakil) which gained almost nine TRP ratings for an episode, ... Read more...

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Movie Review : Dulha Mil Gaya (2010)


January 8th, 2010 - 10:56 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
Dulha Mil Gaya: Is a predictable boreRating: 1.5 out of 5*Starring: Fardeen Khan, Sushmita Sen, Ishita Sharma, Mohit Chaddha, Tara Sharma and Shah Rukh Khan (Sp. App)Director: Mudassar AzizSettled in Trinidad ... Read more...

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Kashmir politicians welcome announcement of troops cut


December 3rd, 2009 - 10:56 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Dec 3 (IANS) While separatist leaders here remained tight-lipped, most mainstream politicians welcomed union Home Minister P. Chidambaram's announcement that troop reduction in Jammu and Kashmir was on the cards. The ... Read more...

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G8 leaders asked to do more to save poor children


July 8th, 2009 - 1:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 8 (IANS) An international NGO has asked G8 leaders gathered in Italy to do more to save the world's poorest children, stating that 9.2 million kids die every year ... Read more...

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New bill needed to abolish child labour, says NGO


June 12th, 2009 - 5:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 12 (IANS) The new United Progressive Alliance government must introduce a bill to prohibit all forms of child labour in the country within the first 100 days, a child ... Read more...

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Seven people including 3 policemen run over by truck


May 28th, 2009 - 4:42 pm ICT by IANS
Noida, May 28 (IANS) Seven people including three policemen were killed and 11 others critically injured when a small truck ran over them on the Noida-Greater Noida Expressway, police said Thursday. The ... Read more...

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‘Global crisis has left another 10 million children hungry’


March 31st, 2009 - 5:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 31 (IANS) International charity Save the Children Tuesday said an extra 10 million children are now malnourished because of the global rise in food prices and asked the G20 ... Read more...

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Four held for Gujarat ex-councillor’s killing


November 2nd, 2008 - 10:36 pm ICT by IANS
Anand (Gujarat), Nov 2 (IANS) Four men were held Sunday for their alleged role in the killing of a former Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) councillor in this central Gujarat town last month, ... Read more...

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Murder accused injures 6 prisoners in court lock up


October 20th, 2008 - 9:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 20 (IANS) A man accused in a murder case injured six other prisoners with a surgical blade after a fight broke out between them when they were taken from ... Read more...

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With love and business, from an Indian in Portugal


July 17th, 2008 - 12:11 pm ICT by IANS
By Devirupa Mitra New Delhi, July 17 (IANS) As chairman of a Portuguese bank that has been raising finances for Indian companies, Lisbon-based Abdool Magid Abdool Karim Vakil combines love for the land ... Read more...

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Court rules in favour of actress Shilpa Shinde


June 17th, 2008 - 4:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 17 (IANS) Television actress Shilpa Shinde, who had been sued by director Rakesh Chaudhary for breaching an agreement and for "being unprofessional", has finally won the case in Mumbai ... Read more...

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We’re not moving into big bungalow, says Pathan’s father


June 7th, 2008 - 4:55 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, June 7 (IANS) Mehmood Khan Pathan, father of cricketers Yusuf and Irfan Pathan, has denied reports that his family is moving into a palatial bungalow, saying rumours were being spread because ... Read more...

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Jammu and Kashmir grants Doabgah District backward status


June 2nd, 2008 - 2:54 pm ICT by admin
Srinagar , June 2 (ANI): Doabgah Rafiabad village in Baramulla District was granted as backward status by the Jammu and Kashmir Government today.Addressing a public rally at Doabgah, Social Welfare ... Read more...

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Now Kashmir bus services to operate on weekly basis


May 9th, 2008 - 10:01 pm ICT by admin
Srinagar, May 9 (ANI): The bus services between Srinagar and Muzaffarabad and Poonch and Rawalakote would shortly operate on a weekly basis. "Trade and tourism would also start through these routes ... Read more...

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Asma prays at Hazratbal Shrine, meets separatists


March 9th, 2008 - 12:24 am ICT by admin
Srinagar, March 8 (IANS) Asma Jahangir, the chairperson of the Pakistan Human Rights Commission (PHRC), Saturday visited the famous Hazratbal shrine situated on the banks of the Dal Lake here and offered ... Read more...

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