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IAC slams action against protests, cartoonist’s arrest (Second Lead)


September 10th, 2012 - 9:31 pm ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad, Sep 10 (IANS) India Against Corruption (IAC) members Arvind Kejriwal, Prashant Bhushan and Yogendra Yadav slammed the union government for suppressing peaceful protests at Onkareswar dam and Kudankulam nuclear ... Read more...

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IAC demands cartoonist Aseem Trivedi’s release


September 10th, 2012 - 7:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 10 (IANS) Condemning the arrest of cartoonist Aseem Trivedi in Mumbai, India Against Corruption (IAC) Monday demanded that he be "unconditionally released" and "baseless charge of sedition" ... Read more...

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IAC demands cartoonist Trivedi’s release


September 10th, 2012 - 3:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 10 (IANS) Condemning the arrest of political cartoonist Aseem Trivedi, India Against Corruption (IAC) Monday demanded that he be "unconditionally released" and the "baseless charge of sedition ... Read more...

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Fareed Zakaria faces more charges of plagiarising


August 15th, 2012 - 7:57 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 15 (IANS) Amid fresh allegations of plagiarism against celebrated Indian American journalist Fareed Zakaria, the Washington Post -- joining Time magazine and CNN -- has announced it will ... Read more...

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‘Gangs Of Wasseypur - Part 2′ - more fast-paced, furious violence (IANS Movie Review)


August 9th, 2012 - 3:32 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "Gangs Of Wasseypur - Part 2"; Actors: Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Huma Qureshi, Richa Chadda, Rajkumar Yadav, Zeishan Quadri; Director: Anurag Kashyap; Rating: ****If you try to count the numbers of ... Read more...

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DMK to ‘fill the jails’ July 4


June 22nd, 2012 - 10:59 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, June 22 (IANS) DMK activists will "fill the jails" across Tamil Nadu July 4 to denounce the "vendetta politics" of the AIADMK government, party president M. Karunanidhi said Friday.And ... Read more...

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Akhilesh accuses Mayawati of derailing development


May 13th, 2012 - 12:10 am ICT by IANS
Lucknow, May 12 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akilesh Yadav Saturday attacked his predecessor Mayawati for derailing and obstructing development in the state.On a day-long visit to Etawah, his ... Read more...

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‘Hate Story’ - riveting, bold tale of woman’s revenge (IANS Movie Review)


April 20th, 2012 - 5:59 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "Hate Story"; Cast: Paoli Dam, Gulshan Devaiah, Nikhil Dwivedi; Director: Vivek Agnihotri; Rating: ***1/2Meet the newest avatar of Maa Kali! The fascist avenging woman has always been a favourite ... Read more...

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All promises will be fulfilled: Akhilesh


March 10th, 2012 - 3:20 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, March 10 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister designate Akhilesh Yadav Saturday said all promises made by the Samajwadi Party (SP) will be taken up on priority by his government.Addressing ... Read more...

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I have not resigned: Amarinder


March 9th, 2012 - 7:45 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, March 9 (IANS) Punjab Congress president Amarinder Singh Friday said he owned responsibility for the party's defeat in the assembly elections but had not resigned.Putting to rest speculation ... Read more...

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Pakistani lawmaker’s wife, daughter killed


January 31st, 2012 - 12:54 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Jan 31 (IANS) A Pakistani lawmaker's wife, daughter and driver were gunned down in the port city of Karachi, a media report said Tuesday.Gunmen opened fire at their car, ... Read more...

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From minister to loner? Aides desert Manpreet Badal (Punjab Newsletter)


December 24th, 2011 - 1:53 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Dec 24 (IANS) Just over a year ago, former Punjab finance minister Manpreet Badal was expelled from the ruling Shiromani Akali Dal owing to ideological differences with the top ... Read more...

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Police arrest masked superhero in Seattle


October 11th, 2011 - 11:01 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Seattle, Oct 11 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A modern day superhero has been arrested by the police. 23-year-old Phoenix Jones is accused of assaulting several people with pepper spray but he claims that is ... Read more...

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Ukraine ex-PM gets 7-year jail for abuse of office


October 11th, 2011 - 5:42 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Oct 11 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Former Ukrainian prime minister Yulia Tymoshenko was given a seven-year prison sentence after being found guilty Tuesday of abuse of office in her signing a ... Read more...

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Gujarat carrying vendetta against officials: Congress


October 3rd, 2011 - 10:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 3 (IANS) The Congress Monday accused the Gujarat government of a "consistent pattern of vendetta" against state officials who exposed the misdeeds of the Bharatiya Janata ... Read more...

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ED files foreign exchange case against Ramdev


September 1st, 2011 - 2:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 1 (IANS) The Enforcement Directorate (ED) Thursday registered a foreign exchange violation case against yoga guru Baba Ramdev, officials said.According to sources, the ED has found evidence ... Read more...

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Won’t indulge in politics of vendetta: Mamata


August 28th, 2011 - 8:11 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 28 (IANS) Taking a dig at West Bengal Left Front chairman Biman Bose for his remarks over the recovery of skeletons of Trinamool Congress supporters, West Bengal ... Read more...

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Midnapore skeleton case complainant himself an offender: CPI-M


August 19th, 2011 - 1:24 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 18 (IANS) Reiterating the charge that the arrest of its West Bengal party leader Sushanta Ghosh in the Midnapore skeleton case was politically motivated, the Communist Party of ... Read more...

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Hazare accuses Congress of vendetta politics


August 15th, 2011 - 12:31 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 14 (IANS) Accusing the Congress of resorting to vendetta politics, activist Anna Hazare said the party did not even check facts before making false allegations against him ... Read more...

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DMK cannot be wiped out: Karunanidhi


August 7th, 2011 - 1:17 am ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 6 (IANS) DMK president and former Tamil Nadu chief minister M.Karunanidhi Saturday asserted the party cannot be wiped out by vendetta politics played by tge ruling AIADMK.Speaking at ... Read more...

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DMK boycotts budget over arrest of party leaders (Lead)


August 4th, 2011 - 4:06 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 4 (IANS) The opposition DMK Thursday boycotted the first budget of the AIADMK government in the Tamil Nadu assembly to protest the arrest of four more party leaders ... Read more...

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Four more DMK leaders arrested


August 4th, 2011 - 12:44 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 4 (IANS) Four more opposition DMK leaders, including a former minister, were arrested Thursday morning on land grab charges in Tamil Nadu, police said.Former DMK minister and party ... Read more...

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Stalin, 40,000 protesting DMK activists detained (Lead)


August 1st, 2011 - 3:52 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 1 (IANS) DMK leader M.K. Stalin and around 40,000 of his party cadres were Monday detained while staging protests in various parts of Tamil Nadu. The former deputy ... Read more...

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DMK chief meets Chidamabram, cancels flight back home


May 23rd, 2011 - 10:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 23 (IANS) DMK chief M. Karunanidhi, who had Monday come to the national capital on a "personal visit" to meet his jailed daughter and Rajya Sabha member ... Read more...

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Karunanidhi in Delhi, to meet Kanimozhi in jail


May 23rd, 2011 - 3:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 23 (IANS) DMK chief M. Karunanidhi arrived here Monday on a "personal visit" to meet his daughter and Rajya Sabha member Kanimozhi, who is in Tihar ... Read more...

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PM asks CBI to probe cases without fear


April 30th, 2011 - 2:05 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr 30 (ANI): Asserting that the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) should set higher standards for probing cases and bring guilty to book irrespective of their positions, Prime Minister ... Read more...

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Act without fear or favour, PM tells CBI


April 30th, 2011 - 12:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 30 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Saturday asked the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) to act "without fear or favour" and away from the media glare ... Read more...

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Suspects arrested over deadly bomb blast at Belarus metro station


April 13th, 2011 - 12:11 am ICT by BNO News
MINSK, BELARUS (BNO NEWS) -- Belarus Deputy Attorney General Andrey Shved on Tuesday said that some suspects were arrested in relation with the deadly bomb blast at a Minsk metro station.According to ... Read more...

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Bailed WikiLeaks founder Assange claims ‘life under threat’


December 19th, 2010 - 1:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 19 (ANI): WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has claimed that his life is in danger as he prepares to fight extradition proceedings to Sweden over allegations that he sexually assaulted two ... Read more...

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The Rock returns to action with ‘Faster’


November 11th, 2010 - 9:44 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Nov 11 (IANS) After starring in a string of comedies and other light-hearted outings, professional wrestler-turned-Hollywood actor Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson is back at what he is known for - ... Read more...

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Silvio Berlusconi blames mafia for latest sex scandal


November 5th, 2010 - 2:51 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 5 (ANI): In a last-ditch attempt to save his government, Italy's beleaguered Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi has blamed the mafia for the latest sex scandal, claiming the underworld had framed ... Read more...

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Musharraf claims he forgave Sharif brothers, who had ‘begged’ him to let them go


October 7th, 2010 - 12:22 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Sep 7 (ANI): Former Pakistan President Pervez Musharraf has revealed in an interview that the Sharif brothers had 'begged' him to let them go.In a Pakistani TV interview, Musharraf disclosed ... Read more...

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Home Minister R R Patil Watches Naxalite Film


June 26th, 2010 - 12:42 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
June 26, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): The fact that Maharashtra's Home Minister R R Patil doesn't watch too many films is not so interesting as the fact ... Read more...

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Portugal seek Round of 16, and some revenge, against Brazil


June 24th, 2010 - 5:47 pm ICT by IANS
Durban, June 24 (DPA) Brazil are already through to the World Cup's Round of 16, and Portugal virtually also, but their clash Friday is still very significant. A match between the Europeans and ... Read more...

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US to attack extremists on Pak soil if it doesn’t do so itself: ex-CIA official


May 10th, 2010 - 5:23 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 10 (ANI): With the US authorities almost certain that the confessed Time Square bomber Faisal Shahzad was trained by the Tehreeke-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP), and Secretary of State Hillary Clinton ... Read more...

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