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Woman’s presence holds up temple treasure assessment


September 20th, 2012 - 6:32 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 20 (IANS) The presence of a woman in a team appointed to take stock of the precious items in a vault of the famed Sree Padmanabhaswamy temple here ... Read more...

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Mother for mercy killing of two kids


September 5th, 2012 - 11:57 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, Sep 5 (IANS) Failing to get financial assistance for the treatment of her two paralytic children, a woman in Rajasthan has written to the state government seeking permission for ... Read more...

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No clues in elderly Delhi woman’s murder


September 2nd, 2012 - 10:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 2 (IANS) The identity of suspects in the murder of an elderly woman here the day before has remained a mystery in the absence of any concrete ... Read more...

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Elderly woman stabbed to death by robbers


August 14th, 2012 - 8:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 14 (IANS) A 60-year-old woman was stabbed to death and her husband was beaten up by three unidentified youths who then robbed them, police said Tuesday.The incident ... Read more...

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Fake doctor arrested for stealing mobile phones


August 12th, 2012 - 1:19 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 11 (IANS) With his dreams of becoming a doctor and leading a lavish life shattered by financial constraints, this Delhi resident posed as a "doctor" at two ... Read more...

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Two held for murdering NTPC engineer


August 12th, 2012 - 12:19 am ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, Aug 11 (IANS) Two autorickshaw drivers were Saturday arrested for murdering an NTPC engineer here July 27 after robbing his car and valuables, police said.Akhilesh and Deepak, residents of ... Read more...

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Three of drug-and-rob gang held in Delhi


July 31st, 2012 - 1:09 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 30 (IANS) Three robbers who drugged passengers in trains and other public transport vehicles before escaping with their valuables were arrested here, police said Monday.Shakeer, 42, Mohammad ... Read more...

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Two elderly women stabbed to death in Delhi (lead)


July 24th, 2012 - 8:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 24 (IANS) Two elderly women, residing in two houses in the same colony in Delhi, were stabbed to death by robbers for a few hundred ... Read more...

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Czech police look for stolen Picasso, Renoir paintings


July 12th, 2012 - 4:25 pm ICT by IANS
Prague, July 12 (IANS) A hunt is on for Pablo Picasso and Pierre-Auguste Renoir paintings that were stolen from a private collection of a Czech businessman in the town of ... Read more...

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Kenya’s Kemboi to take part in Olympics despite assault charges


June 30th, 2012 - 4:32 pm ICT by IANS
Nairobi, June 30 (IANS) World steeplechase champion Ezekiel Kemboi is still in the Kenyan London Olympics team after Team Kenya CEO Stephen Soi termed the assault charges against him a ... Read more...

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World champion Kemboi charged with assault


June 29th, 2012 - 9:16 pm ICT by IANS
Eldoret (Kenya), June 29 (IANS) A Kenyan court charged world's 3,000-metre champion Ezekiel Kemboi with assault after a woman said he stabbed her after leaving a drinking den here.The charges ... Read more...

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Delay in police complaint lets accused walk free


June 17th, 2012 - 6:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 17 (IANS) An unexplained delay of 50 days in filing a police complaint and the lack of witnesses led a Delhi court to acquit a couple accused ... Read more...

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Six arrested for robbery in Delhi


June 16th, 2012 - 11:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 16 (IANS) A woman employee and her husband were among six people arrested for looting the home of a lawyer here, police said Saturday.Police received a call ... Read more...

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Ancient Tibetan scripture found in Lhasa


June 14th, 2012 - 10:36 am ICT by IANS
Lhasa, June 14 (IANS) Cultural specialists in China's Tibet region have found over 100 pages of Tibetan scripture dating back to the 13th century, according to authorities.According to Tashi Gyatso, ... Read more...

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Stage set for Tuesday’s by-polls in Andhra Pradesh


June 11th, 2012 - 8:02 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, June 11 (IANS) Over 4.6 million voters in Andhra Pradesh are eligible to exercise their franchise in Tuesday's by-polls to Nellore Lok Sabha and 18 legislative assembly seats ... Read more...

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It is raining cash in Andhra by-elections


June 6th, 2012 - 2:04 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, June 6 (IANS) It is raining currency notes in Andhra Pradesh ahead of the June 12 by-elections, with authorities seizing a record Rs.32 crore in cash.In a state ... Read more...

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Man found murdered in Delhi


May 25th, 2012 - 6:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 25 (IANS) A 55-year-old man was found murdered by a road here, police said Friday.The body of Dwarka Prashad Jaiswal, a resident of Sonia Vihar in east ... Read more...

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Delhi woman strangled to death inside her room


May 25th, 2012 - 5:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 25 (IANS) A 55-year-old woman was found strangled to death with her own stole inside her residence in the capital, police said Friday.The incident came to light ... Read more...

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Haryana police busts gang of highway robbers


May 5th, 2012 - 12:01 am ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, May 4 (IANS) Over five months after cricketer Harbhajan Singh's laptop and other belongings were stolen from his SUV near Karnal, the Haryana police Friday claimed that it ... Read more...

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Former maid, paramour arrested for robbing French national’s house


April 22nd, 2012 - 11:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 22 (IANS) Police Sunday solved the daylight robbery at a French national's house in south Delhi's Anand Niketan with the arrest of the two accused.According to police, ... Read more...

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Rs.15 lakh robbed from Noida home


April 14th, 2012 - 12:01 am ICT by IANS
Noida, April 13 (IANS) Four armed robbers Friday looted cash and jewellery worth over Rs.15 lakh from the house of a businessman in Noida, police said.The incident occurred around 5 ... Read more...

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Passenger bus overturns in southeast Kenya, killing 12


April 2nd, 2012 - 11:30 pm ICT by BNO News
MAZERAS, Kenya (BNO NEWS) -- Twelve people were killed on late Sunday afternoon when a passenger bus overturned and fell into a ditch near Kenya's second-largest city of Mombasa, police said on ... Read more...

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25 outlaws arrested in Karachi


March 18th, 2012 - 4:18 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, March 18 (IANS) At least 25 suspects have been arrested in the Pakistani port city of Karachi on charges of robbery, extortion and other crimes, police said.Arms and ammunition, ... Read more...

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Court tells police to trace, reunite minor boy with mother (Lead)


December 13th, 2011 - 11:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 13 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Tuesday directed the police to present before it by Dec 15 a two-year-old boy whose mother alleged that he had been ... Read more...

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I’m not sorry, you’re dumb: Thief to victims


November 24th, 2011 - 10:01 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 24 (IANS) A 16-year-old burglar, who was thought to expressing remorse while in rehabilitation, instead rubbed salt into his victims' wounds by describing them as being dumb enough ... Read more...

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Students arrested for killing old couple


November 8th, 2011 - 11:42 am ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Nov 8 (IANS) Three students have been arrested for allegedly murdering the retired principal of a government polytechnic institute and his wife with sharp edged weapons in Uttar Pradesh's ... Read more...

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Hyderabad: Burglars kill house owner


October 25th, 2011 - 4:56 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Oct 25 (IANS) One person was killed when burglars looted cash, jewellery and valuables from his house in Andhra Pradesh early Tuesday, police said.The incident happened at Ayyappa ... Read more...

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Slain man’s family approaches court for higher compensation


October 14th, 2011 - 6:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 14 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Friday issued notice to the central and Delhi governments and the Delhi Police chief on the plea of the family of ... Read more...

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Four of family bludgeoned to death in Uttar Pradesh


October 13th, 2011 - 6:07 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Oct 13 (IANS) A couple and their two minor children were bludgeoned to death by unidentified people in Uttar Pradesh's Chhatrapati Shahuji Maharaj Nagar district, police said Thursday.Businessman Ajay ... Read more...

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Two robbers kill woman and daughter, one held


October 13th, 2011 - 12:05 am ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad, Oct 12 (IANS) Two armed robbers Wednesday barged into the house of a trader, murdered his wife and the daughter and later critically injured a neighbour in Loni town ... Read more...

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Youth who helped nab killer cop dies


September 27th, 2011 - 10:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) A 24-year-old man who was shot and critically injured while helping police chase a rogue constable who had gunned down a businessman here has succumbed ... Read more...

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Burglar caught after falling asleep on bed


September 23rd, 2011 - 11:19 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Sept 23 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A burglar forgot where he was and decided to take a nap that turned out to be a costly one. The occupants of the house returned and ... Read more...

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MP robbed on train


August 29th, 2011 - 9:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 29 (IANS) An unidentified man lunged at the pocket of an MP returning to Delhi on board a train Monday and fled with cash and valuables, police ... Read more...

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75 fishermen abducted in Bangladesh


August 25th, 2011 - 9:35 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Aug 25 (IANS) Pirates have looted 85 fishing trawlers and abducted 75 fishermen in two coastal districts of Bangladesh, a media report said Thursday.The incidents took place in the ... Read more...

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Ex-merchant navy officer held for fraud, Rs.1 crore seized


August 3rd, 2011 - 10:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 3 (IANS) A 28-year-old ex-deck officer in the merchant navy was arrested from Jharkhand for duping over 70 students from private coaching centres of over Rs.1 crore ... Read more...

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