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Government to pursue Lokpal bill in budget session


March 12th, 2012 - 11:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 12 (IANS) The government Monday said it will pursue the contentious Lokpal bill in the budget session of parliament which began earlier in the day.The bill was ... Read more...

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Lt. Gen. Halgali is new deputy chief of Indian Army


February 13th, 2012 - 10:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 13 (IANS) Lt. Gen. Ramesh Halgali, a whistle-blower in the 2009 70-acre Sukna military station land scam in West Bengal that led to court martial of senior ... Read more...

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Government to table Lokpal Bill soon: Khurshid


December 9th, 2011 - 7:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 9 (IANS) Law and Justice Minister Salman Khurshid Friday said the government will try to table the Lokpal Bill soon but refused to give any timeline ... Read more...

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Every effort to bring Lokpal bill in winter session: Khurshid


November 18th, 2011 - 7:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 18 (IANS) Law Minister Salman Khurshid Friday said that every endeavour was being made to bring a strong Lokpal bill in the winter session of parliament that ... Read more...

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No bail for Advani’s former aide, ex BJP MPs


October 21st, 2011 - 8:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 21 (IANS) A special court here Friday dismissed the bail pleas of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader L.K. Advani's former aide Sudheendra Kulkarni and two former ... Read more...

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Make public details of Swiss bank account holders, demands Advani


October 10th, 2011 - 6:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 10 (IANS) Signalling his intention to raise the issue of black money aggressively during his Jan Chetna Yatra, (public awareness campaign) BJP leader L.K. Advani Monday accused ... Read more...

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Make me cash-for-vote scam witness, not accused: Kulkarni


October 1st, 2011 - 8:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 1 (IANS) Sudheendra Kulkarni, a former aide of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader L.K. Advani and arrested in the 2008 cash-for-vote scam, Saturday told a Delhi ... Read more...

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Cash-for-votes: Kulkarni jailed, Amar bail decision Wednesday (Roundup)


September 27th, 2011 - 11:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) Sudheendra Kulkarni, a former aide of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader L.K. Advani, was Tuesday sent to judicial custody till Oct 1 in connection ... Read more...

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Kulkarni sent to Tihar till Oct 1


September 27th, 2011 - 6:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) Sudheendra Kulkarni, a former aide of senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader L.K. Advani, was Tuesday sent to judicial custody till Oct 1 in ... Read more...

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Kulkarni appears before court in cash-for-vote scam


September 27th, 2011 - 2:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) Senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader L.K. Advani's former aide Sudheendra Kulkarni Tuesday appeared before a Delhi court, in response to a summons, for ... Read more...

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Haryana announces security policy for whistle-blowers, RTI activists


September 8th, 2011 - 4:35 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Sep 8 (IANS) On the backfoot in the last four years over harassment to a whistle-blower from the Indian Forest Service (IFS), Sanjay Chaturvedi, the Haryana government Thursday announced ... Read more...

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‘Other bills should not conflict with whistle-blower’s bill’


August 10th, 2011 - 11:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 10 (IANS) The Parliamentary Standing Committee on law and justice has said that the "government should exercise great care that there is no conflict" between the whistle-blower's ... Read more...

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Teachers’ jobs scam: Court paves way for Chautala’s trial


July 28th, 2011 - 11:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 28 (IANS) A Delhi court has farmed charges against former Haryana chief minister Om Prakash Chautala, his son Ajay and 59 others, and paved the way for ... Read more...

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Whistle-blower doctor assaulted at NIS-Patiala, files complaint (Lead)


July 13th, 2011 - 9:37 pm ICT by IANS
Patiala (Punjab), July 13 (IANS) Hours after he was allegedly assaulted by security personnel at the National Institute of Sports (NIS)-Patiala, Sajib Nandi, a suspended doctor who blew the whistle ... Read more...

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Whistle-blower doctor assaulted at NIS-Patiala


July 13th, 2011 - 6:43 pm ICT by IANS
Patiala (Punjab), July 13 (IANS) Sajib Nandi, a suspended doctor of the National Institute of Sports (NIS) Patiala who blew the whistle on the systemic doping of players, was assaulted ... Read more...

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NGO launches programme to protect animal rights


June 20th, 2011 - 8:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 20 (IANS) Protesting against poultry farms that starve their hens to induce molting and stimulate additional cycles of egg production, an NGO has launched a whistle blower ... Read more...

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Corporation Bank calls special board meeting Friday


June 2nd, 2011 - 7:47 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, June 2 (IANS) The Mangalore-based Corporation Bank, now under the Central Vigilance Commissions (CVC) scanner over allegations of irregularities, has called a special board meeting Friday in New Delhi, ... Read more...

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CONCACAF divided on whistle-blower Blazer


June 1st, 2011 - 4:08 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 1 (IANS) The Confederation of North, Central American and Caribbean Association Football (CONCACAF) was divided over its secretary-general Chuck Blazer, whistle-blower in the FIFA bribery scandal, whose revelations ... Read more...

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Decision on Haryana’s misuse of forest funds soon: Ramesh


May 6th, 2011 - 6:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 6 (IANS) Environment Minister Jairam Ramesh Friday said his ministry is examining the issue of misuse of forest funds by Haryana and will take a decision ... Read more...

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ISI to reserve reaction to ‘terrorist label’ for time being


April 27th, 2011 - 11:11 am ICT by ANI
Islamabad, April 27(ANI): The Inter Services Intelligence will reserve its comments for the time being on the recent US diplomatic documents released by whistle-blower website WikiLeaks, in which American military investigators ... Read more...

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US campaigned heavy-handedly to help Israel escape UN war crimes probe: WikiLeaks


April 19th, 2011 - 4:39 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 19(ANI): The United States led a vigorous campaign to hinder the progress of an independent UN investigation into possible war crimes in the aftermath of Israel's 2008-2009 intervention in the ... Read more...

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Whistleblower blames Goa government of victimisation


April 15th, 2011 - 8:50 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, April 15 (IANS) A whistleblower who exposed a forgery scam involving a former Board of Cricket Control of India (BCCI) vice president Friday said the Goa government was victimising ... Read more...

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‘Ladies man’ Julian Assange can’t dance!


April 2nd, 2011 - 12:30 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aril 02 (ANI): Julian Assange may be the scourge of governments and evil corporations worldwide, but it seems Wikileaks founder has one fatal weakness - he can't dance.Demonstrating his 'silky smooth' ... Read more...

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JUI-F chief offered to mediate between US, Taliban during 2007 India visit: WikiLeaks


April 1st, 2011 - 6:31 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, April 1(ANI): Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam (F) chief Maulana Fazlur Rehman had hinted at offering his services as a mediator between the United States and the Taliban during his visit to India ... Read more...

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Malabar Cements chief drove whistle blower to suicide: CBI


March 21st, 2011 - 3:51 pm ICT by IANS
Kochi, March 21 (IANS) Less than two months after a former official of Kerala government-owned Malabar Cements and his two sons were found hanging in their home, the CBI Monday ... Read more...

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Arabs think Wikileaks made world a better place


February 17th, 2011 - 4:39 pm ICT by ANI
Manama, Feb.17 (ANI): More than 60 percent of Arabs support wikileaks and believe it may change the way governments behave, according to the Doha Debate poll.A survey conducted in 17 Arab countries ... Read more...

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Ex-Liberian president stashed $400 mn: WikiLeaks


February 12th, 2011 - 8:47 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 12 (IANS) Former Liberian president Charles Taylor, facing trial for his involvement in war crimes in Sierra Leone, may have amassed $400 million but only a fraction of his ... Read more...

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Saudi oil stock exaggerated by 40 percent: WikiLeaks


February 10th, 2011 - 3:06 am ICT by IANS
London, Feb 10 (IANS) The estimated stock of oil in Saudi Arabia was 40 percent higher than the country's actual reserve, which according to the US is not enough to check the ... Read more...

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WikiLeaks founder’s extradition trial begins in Britain


February 7th, 2011 - 6:48 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 7 (IANS) Australian whistle-blower and founder of WikiLeaks website Julian Assange Monday appeared in a British court for the hearing of his extradition to Sweden over allegations of sexual assaults.Assange's ... Read more...

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British officials described Zardari as “highly corrupt”, “numbskull”: WikiLeaks


February 6th, 2011 - 3:48 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 6(ANI): British officials described Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari as "highly corrupt" and a "numbskull" who would not last long in office, diplomatic cables unveiled by the whistle-blower website ... Read more...

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Britain faces wave of suicide attacks: WikiLeaks


February 4th, 2011 - 12:36 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 4 (IANS) Britain faces the risk of a wave of terror attacks by British-born "suicide operatives" who are not on the intelligence services' radar, secret US cables leaked by WikiLeaks ... Read more...

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WikiLeaks nominated for Nobel Peace Prize


February 3rd, 2011 - 4:00 am ICT by BNO News
OSLO (BNO NEWS) -- A Norwegian politician nominated the whistle-blower site WikiLeaks for the 2011 Nobel Peace Prize, news agency NTB reported Wednesday.Snorre Valen, a representative of Norway's Socialist Left Party, highlighted ... Read more...

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WikiLeaks Founder Julian Assange Appears On CBS’s ‘60 Minutes’


January 31st, 2011 - 8:36 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Jan 31, (THAINDIAN NEWS) After his whistle-blower website WikiLeaks attracted the ire of governments across the world especially United States for publishing confidential documents as well as diplomatic cables, for ... Read more...

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‘Paranoid’ about India, Pakistan desperate to expand its nuclear arsenal


January 28th, 2011 - 4:54 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 28(ANI): The acceleration of Pakistan's nuclear arsenal is being driven by its 'paranoia' about India, according to a newspaper analysis.Pakistan is desperate to increase its nuclear arsenal size as it ... Read more...

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International ties may improve due to Wikileaks: Medvedev


January 27th, 2011 - 8:58 am ICT by IANS
Davos, Jan 27 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Revelations of secret US diplomatic cables by whistle-blower website WikiLeaks may have a positive influence on international relations, Russian President Dmitry Medvedev has said."I believe that the ... Read more...

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