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Environment clearance of 93 Goa mines suspended (Second Lead)


September 12th, 2012 - 10:17 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Sep 12 (IANS) The union environment ministry Wednesday suspended the clearance of 93 mines in Goa on account of companies flouting forest laws."The ministry has suspended clearance of all ... Read more...

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Environment clearance of 93 Goa mines suspended


September 12th, 2012 - 8:39 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Sep 12 (IANS) The union environment ministry Wednesday suspended the clearance of 93 mines in Goa on account of companies flouting forest laws, officials said."The ministry has suspended clearance ... Read more...

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(HOLD) Kamat was aware of illegal mining: Shah commission


September 8th, 2012 - 4:33 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Sep 8 (IANS) Former Goa chief minister Digambar Kamat and two key bureaucrats have been indicted by the Justice M.B. Shah Commission, which has established a Rs.35,000 crore iron ... Read more...

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Commission pegs Goa mining scam at Rs 34,935 crore, BJP wants Kamat booked (Lead)


September 7th, 2012 - 11:25 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Sep 7 (IANS) The Justice M.B. Shah Commission report, which was tabled in parliament Friday, says that Goa's iron ore mining scam is worth nearly Rs.35,000 crore. The ... Read more...

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Goa mining scam worth Rs 34,935 crore: Justice Shah Commission


September 7th, 2012 - 10:46 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Sep 7 (IANS) The Justice M.B. Shah Commission report, which was tabled in parliament Friday, says that Goa's iron ore mining scam is worth nearly Rs.35,000 crore.The voluminous report ... Read more...

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Commonwealth fails to pass the reforms test


October 30th, 2011 - 5:47 pm ICT by IANS
Perth, Oct 30 (IANS) Although it has armed itself with greater powers of preventive diplomacy, the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM) here failed to agree on a bulk of ... Read more...

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India opposes moves against Colombo at Commonwealth meet


October 27th, 2011 - 7:45 pm ICT by IANS
Perth, Oct 27 (IANS) The biennial Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM) kicks off here Friday, with the Indian delegation keeping a wary eye on efforts to set up a ... Read more...

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IDSA invites nomination for Subrahmanyam award


October 12th, 2011 - 10:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 12 (IANS) Strategic affairs think-tank Institute for Defence Studies and Analyses (IDSA) Wednesday invited nominations for the K. Subrahmanyam Award for research on strategic and security issues. The ... Read more...

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Gowda not to take Reddy brothers into his ministry


August 24th, 2011 - 9:13 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Aug 24 (IANS) Without naming the mining barons Reddy brothers, Karnataka Chief Minister D.V. Sadananda Gowda Wednesday said those indicted for illegal mining will not be made ministers."Those indicted ... Read more...

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Lokayukta to probe graft charges against Yeddyurappa


August 20th, 2011 - 6:07 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Aug 20 (IANS) Karnataka's new Lokayukta (ombudsman) Justice (Retd) Shivaraj V. Patil Saturday accepted Governor H.R. Bhardwaj's recommendation to probe bribe-taking charges against B.S. Yeddyurappa, who quit as ... Read more...

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Hearing on Yeddyurappa plea against mining deferred


August 10th, 2011 - 10:57 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Aug 10 (IANS) The Karnataka High Court Wednesday deferred the hearing to Aug 17 on a writ petition filed by former chief minister B.S. Yeddyurappa for quashing the Lokayukta's ... Read more...

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From streetscaping to lights - CAG slams Delhi government


August 5th, 2011 - 11:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 5 (IANS) The Comptroller and Auditor General of India (CAG) Friday slammed the Sheila Dikshit-led Delhi government in its voluminous report on all counts -- from streetscaping ... Read more...

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New Lokayukta to study probe report on mining scam


August 4th, 2011 - 1:51 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Aug 4 (IANS) Karnataka's new Lokayukata (ombudsman) Justice Shivaraj V. Patil Wednesday said he would study the investigation report into the multi-crore mining scam before admitting the petition of ... Read more...

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Yeddyurappa faces prosecution for graft, refuses to quit (Intro-Roundup)


July 28th, 2011 - 1:24 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore/New Delhi, July 27 (IANS) Karnataka ombudsman N. Santosh Hegde Wednesday recommended the prosecution of Chief Minister B.S. Yeddyurappa for a multi-crore illegal mining in the state along with ... Read more...

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Hegde wants Yeddyurappa prosecuted for graft, BJP hit (Roundup)


July 27th, 2011 - 11:16 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore/New Delhi, July 27 (IANS) Karnataka ombudsman N. Santosh Hegde Wednesday recommended the prosecution of Chief Minister B.S. Yeddyurappa for a multi-crore illegal mining in the state along with ... Read more...

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Yeddyurappa can be tried for corruption, says Hegde (Lead)


July 27th, 2011 - 7:09 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, July 27 (IANS) Karnataka Chief Minister B.S. Yeddyurappa can be prosecuted for corruption, Lokayukta N. Santosh Reddy said Wednesday after submitting his report on illegal mining in the state ... Read more...

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Decision on Yeddyurappa after studying report: BJP


July 27th, 2011 - 6:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 27 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) said Wednesday that it would take a call on Karnataka Chief Minister B.S. Yeddyurappa continuing in office after going ... Read more...

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Hegde submits mining report, Yeddyurappa’s fate uncertain


July 27th, 2011 - 5:59 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, July 27 (IANS) Amid continuing uncertainty about the fate of Chief Minister B.S. Yeddyurappa, Karnataka Lokayukta N. Santosh Hegde Wednesday submitted his report on illegal mining.The report, said to ... Read more...

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Yeddyurappa says he won’t quit, Gadkari to decide (Roundup)


July 25th, 2011 - 10:30 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore/New Delhi, July 25 (IANS) Facing indictment in illegal mining, Karnataka Chief Minister B.S. Yeddyurappa Monday said he would not resign and said he had left the decision to ... Read more...

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Ready to quit if phone-tapping charges proved: Yeddyurappa (Lead)


July 25th, 2011 - 9:38 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, July 25 (IANS) A defiant Karnataka Chief Minister B.S. Yeddyurappa Monday declared that he would resign from the post and active politics if the charges that state agencies ... Read more...

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Criminal involvement of Yeddyurappa in mining scam: Santosh Hegde (Interview)


July 24th, 2011 - 6:32 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, July 24 (IANS) Karnataka Lokayukta Justice N. Santosh Hegde, whose "explosive" probe report into the multi-crore mining scam in Karnataka has led to a major crisis for BJP's ... Read more...

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Apex court suspends 10 mining leases in Karnataka (Lead)


April 29th, 2011 - 8:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 29 (IANS) The Supreme Court Friday suspended 19 mining leases in Karnataka following a report of the Central Empowered Committee (CEC) saying that the operators were involved ... Read more...

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Strategic guru K.Subrahmanyam is dead (Second Lead)


February 2nd, 2011 - 6:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 2 (IANS) K. Subrahmanyam, the pre-eminent security and foreign policy thinker who played a key role in shaping government and public thinking on key issues and helped ... Read more...

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India’s strategic affairs guru K. Subrahmanyam dead


February 2nd, 2011 - 3:06 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb.2 (ANI): One of India's well known analysts on strategic affairs, K. Subrahmanyam died at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) on Tuesday night. He was 82.Subrahmanyam ... Read more...

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Centre to release Telangana report today


January 6th, 2011 - 11:24 am ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan 6 (ANI): Union Home Minister P Chidambaram will meet leaders from Andhra Pradesh today to discuss the findings of the Sri Krishna report on Telangana.The meeting is ... Read more...

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Hegde backs Yeddyurappa’s plea to ban ore exports


July 3rd, 2010 - 10:33 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, July 3 (IANS) Karnataka Lok Ayukta (ombudsman) N. Santosh Hegde who withdrew his resignation Saturday, said he supports state Chief Minister B.S. Yeddyurappa's appeal to the prime minister to ban ... Read more...

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Air India Kanishka bombing report today


June 17th, 2010 - 11:32 am ICT by IANS
Toronto, June 17 (IANS) For the families of 329 victims of the Air India Kanishka bombing in 1985, the tragic memories of the event 25 years ago will be revived Thursday when ... Read more...

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Air India Kanishka bombing report next week


June 11th, 2010 - 10:09 am ICT by IANS
By Gurmukh Singh Toronto, June 11 (IANS) Exactly 25 years after the Air India Kanishka bombing in 1985, the Canadian commission which investigated the tragedy will table its report Thursday.Former Canadian chief justice ... Read more...

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Manmohan promises Liberhan leak probe


November 26th, 2009 - 12:25 am ICT by IANS
By Manish Chand Washington, Nov 25 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Wednesday said he regretted the leak of the Liberhan Commission report on the Babri Masjid demolition and assured a probe into ... Read more...

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Muslim leadership conspicuous by its absence: Liberhan report


November 24th, 2009 - 4:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 24 (IANS) While pinning the blame of the Babri Masjid demolition on Hindu rightwing groups, the Liberhan Commission has also lashed out at the "fanatical Muslim leadership" for "its ... Read more...

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Parliament adjourned over Liberhan Report leakage


November 23rd, 2009 - 2:38 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov 23 (ANI): Both houses of Parliament were adjourned till 2 p.m. on Monday following an opposition uproar over the leakage of the Justice Liberhan Commission's report to the media.Earlier ... Read more...

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Kalyan Singh, Advani testimonies longest in Liberhan report: lawyer


July 1st, 2009 - 12:04 am ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, June 30 (IANS) The Liberhan Commission report on the Babri Masjid demolition has voluminous and exhaustive testimonies of former Uttar Pradesh chief minister Kalyan Singh and senior Bharatiya Janata ... Read more...

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Crimes against Dalits in Uttar Pradesh persist, despite Mayawati’s rule


January 27th, 2009 - 12:43 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Jan 27 (IANS) Crime against Dalits is on the rise in Uttar Pradesh despite a Dalit chief minister at its helm, official records show. But Dalit voters are sticking to ... Read more...

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