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Private doctors on warpath in uterus removal scam


August 6th, 2012 - 6:05 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, Aug 6 (IANS) Accusing the state government of taking arbitrary action against doctors in a uterus removal scam and considering passage of a draconian Nursing Home Act which will ... Read more...

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Pakistani PM on suicidal warpath, says daily


January 18th, 2012 - 4:15 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Jan 18 (IANS) Pakistan Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani appeared to be on a "suicidal warpath", said a daily, noting that his "raving and ranting will not hide ... Read more...

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Middle-aged men rule the roost on television


January 9th, 2012 - 11:43 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 9 (IANS) The handsome middle-aged man rules Indian television these days. From Ram Kapoor, Samir Soni to Ronit Roy and Mohnish Bahl - all of them are ... Read more...

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Hiding in loo to escape nagging wives


December 28th, 2011 - 1:46 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 28 (IANS) Which place do you prefer going to once you are irritated at home? Well, when it comes to Britons, half of them admit rushing to toilet ... 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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LDF on warpath against Chandy


October 5th, 2011 - 11:08 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Oct 5 (IANS) Kerala's Left Democratic Front (LDF) Wednesday stepped up its campaign against Chief Minister Oommen Chandy, demanding a judicial probe into how jailed ruling front leader R. ... Read more...

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Sikhs on warpath in Pilibhit after holy book desecrated


September 16th, 2011 - 11:55 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Sep 16 (IANS) A state transport corporation bus was burnt and two others damaged as protests by the Sikh community in Uttar Pradesh's Pilibhit district to protest desecration ... Read more...

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Anna sent to Tihar Jail, protests engulf India (Evening Lead)


August 16th, 2011 - 7:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 16 (IANS) Civil society activist Anna Hazare was Tuesday arrested and sent to Tihar Jail as Delhi Police moved to stop his fast-unto-death to press for ... Read more...

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Nepal’s Maoist child soldiers go on warpath again


August 12th, 2011 - 3:29 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Aug 12 (IANS) With political uncertainty deepening in Nepal with Prime Minister Jhala Nath Khanal expected to resign during the weekend, violence flared on the streets of Kathmandu Friday ... Read more...

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Maoist ‘child soldiers’ on warpath again


August 8th, 2011 - 6:00 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Aug 8 (IANS) Anger, frustration and grief simmered among the former "child soldiers" of Nepal's ruling Maoist party Monday as police arrested over 40 of them, including young women, ... Read more...

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Nepal trade unions warn of fresh strikes


July 20th, 2011 - 5:04 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, July 20 (IANS) Nearly a dozen trade unions have warned of an indefinite strike nationwide from July 31 over a controversial hike in wages even as an Indian trade ... Read more...

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Gowda family owns huge property by proxy: BJP


June 28th, 2011 - 10:16 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, June 28 (IANS) The family of former prime minister H.D. Deve Gowda owns huge "benaami (by proxy)" property in and around Bangalore as well as their home district ... Read more...

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Deve Gowda family has amassed Rs.1,500 crore assets: BJP (Lead)


June 28th, 2011 - 10:16 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, June 28 (IANS) Karnataka's ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Tuesday alleged that former prime minister H.D. Deve Gowda's family has amassed known assets of Rs.1,500 crore through corrupt ... Read more...

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ITC not to lift Nepal lockout till ‘rogue’ workers are reined in


June 18th, 2011 - 5:47 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, July 18 (IANS) Indian tobacco major ITC will not lift the lockout on its garments factory in Nepal till the "rogue workers", who went on a rampage and held ... Read more...

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ITC declares lockout at Nepal garments factory


June 16th, 2011 - 2:41 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, June 16 (IANS) Indian tobacco major ITC has declared an indefinite lockout at its garments factory in Nepal -- producing its John Players and Springwood brands of menswear for ... Read more...

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Royalists call shutdowns in Nepal over ex-crown prince’s arrest


December 15th, 2010 - 12:16 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, Dec 15 (IANS) Protests erupted in Nepal Wednesday as royalists began demonstrations and called shutdowns in at least two major districts to protest the arrest of former crown ... Read more...

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Students on warpath in Nepal over fuel price hike


December 7th, 2010 - 4:52 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Dec 7 (IANS) For more than five months without a government and no signs yet of the caretaker government convening parliament, Nepal was shaken by renewed violence Tuesday as students went ... Read more...

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Shiv Sena threatens to oppose Jaitapur n-project


December 6th, 2010 - 12:05 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 5 (IANS) On the eve of French President Nicholas Sarkozy's visit, the Shiv Sena Sunday threatened to oppose the 9,900 MW Jaitapur nuclear project (JNPP), to be set up ... Read more...

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Fishermen affected by Gangavaram port again on warpath


October 6th, 2010 - 4:28 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Oct 6 (IANS) Tension prevailed at Gangavaram port near Visakhapatnam Wednesday after fishermen affected by the newly-developed all-weather port staged a protest and clashed with the police alleging the government's failure ... Read more...

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PCB not in war with ICC, other boards: Ijaz Butt


September 28th, 2010 - 1:36 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Sep 28 (ANI): Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chairman Ijaz Butt has rubbished speculations that the PCB was on a warpath with the International Cricket Council (ICC) and other cricket boards, and ... Read more...

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Mayawati’s special envoy defuses Aligarh crisis


August 17th, 2010 - 12:15 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Aug 17 (IANS) Senior Uttar Pradesh bureaucrat Shashank Shekhar Singh, who was sent as Chief Minister Mayawati's special envoy to Aligarh, Tuesday succeeded in defusing the crisis triggered by farmers going ... Read more...

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Delhi High Court comes down hard on sports ministry


May 21st, 2010 - 10:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 21 (IANS) The Delhi High Court rapped the sports ministry Friday while reinstating the Indian Hockey Federation (IHF) two years after its supersession by the Indian Olympic Association. The ... Read more...

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Reliance fuel dealers on warpath in Gujarat


April 12th, 2010 - 1:01 pm ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, April 12 (IANS) Reliance petrol pump dealers in Gujarat are on the warpath, seeking a refund of their investments because of losses and have threatened to take to the streets if ... Read more...

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Local students protest IIT campus on their college premises


March 24th, 2010 - 9:55 pm ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, March 24 (IANS) Students of a local engineering college near Ahmedabad are on a warpath, demanding immediate shifting of the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Gandhinagar, from their college premises. The students ... Read more...

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Another group calls for shutdown in Nepal’s Terai


March 13th, 2010 - 12:33 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, March 13 (IANS) With less than 80 days left for the promulgation of a new constitution in Nepal, the nascent republic went on the boil once again Saturday with its Tharu ... Read more...

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Deposed king’s supporters shut down Nepal capital


February 22nd, 2010 - 2:14 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, Feb 22 (IANS) More than a hundred protesters, including a former minister, were arrested as supporters of Nepal's deposed king went on the warpath in the capital Monday, enforcing ... Read more...

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Want to watch ‘My Name is Khan’ in peace? Come to Nepal


February 10th, 2010 - 1:25 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, Feb 10 (IANS) Even as India's ultra-right party, the Shiv Sena, went on a rampage in Indian film capital Mumbai, attacking the cinema halls offering advance booking for ... Read more...

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Assam implements revised pay scales


January 29th, 2010 - 7:27 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, Jan 29 (IANS) The Assam government Friday agreed in principle to pay nearly 500,000 state employees three percent annual increment and 15 percent house rent with retrospective effect from Jan 1, ... Read more...

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Maoist strike shuts down Nepal


December 6th, 2009 - 10:19 am ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, Dec 6 (IANS) Capital city Kathmandu and other districts were hard-hit Sunday by a general strike called by Nepal's former Maoist guerrillas after clashes between security forces and homeless ... Read more...

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Sugarcane farmers hold demonstrations in Lucknow


December 1st, 2009 - 12:43 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Dec 1 (IANS) Armed with sugarcane stems, thousands of farmers from various parts of Uttar Pradesh arrived here in jam-packed trains to demonstrate against the sugarcane pricing policy of the state ... Read more...

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Nepal Maoists call 3-day strike as talks with government fail


November 21st, 2009 - 9:34 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, Nov 21 (IANS) As their week-long ultimatum to the coalition government of Nepal expired without an agreement with the ruling parties, the former Maoist guerrillas Saturday announced fresh turmoil ... Read more...

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Nepal peace pact in tatters on third anniversary


November 20th, 2009 - 4:41 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, Nov 20 (IANS) Nepal's historic peace pact, which ended a decade of violent communist insurgency, turned three years Friday under the threat of unravelling.On this date in 2006, the ... Read more...

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Nepal minister’s slaps cost India dear


November 15th, 2009 - 2:24 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Nov 15 (IANS) Five stinging slaps delivered by a junior Nepal minister to a senior bureaucrat have cost India dear, causing bilateral trade to come to a virtual standstill for five ... Read more...

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Nepal civil servants on warpath after minister runs amok


November 11th, 2009 - 1:26 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, Nov 11 (IANS) Nepal's civil servants went on the warpath Wednesday after a junior minister ran amok, assaulting the topmost bureaucrat of a Terai district.The agriculture and cooperatives ministry ... Read more...

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Man U keepers on the warpath over alleged lack of advice


November 6th, 2009 - 12:36 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov.6 (ANI): The first and second choice goalkeepers of Premier League leaders Manchester United -- Edwin van der Sar and Tomasz Kuszczak are on the warpath with the latter accusing ... Read more...

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