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Kashmiri religious group issues dress code for tourists


July 4th, 2012 - 2:25 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, July 4 (IANS) A Kashmiri religious group Jamaat-e-Islami has asked tourists visiting the valley to follow a "proper dress code" and told the tourism department to enforce it."Some tourists, ... Read more...

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Prohibitory orders in Lucknow for counting, Holi


March 2nd, 2012 - 5:56 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, March 2 (IANS) Authorities clamped prohibitory orders in the Uttar Pradesh capital Friday ahead of the vote count Tuesday and Holi that follows two days later.The order prohibits gathering ... Read more...

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Key militant leader held in Pakistan


December 17th, 2011 - 7:47 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Dec 17 (IANS) A key member of the Taliban-linked outfit Al Mukhtar, along with five other militants, has been arrested in Pakistan's port city of Karachi, officials said.Karachi ... Read more...

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Key militant leader held in Pakistan


December 17th, 2011 - 7:47 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Dec 17 (IANS) A key member of the Taliban-linked outfit Al Mukhtar, along with five other militants, has been arrested in Pakistan's port city of Karachi, officials said.Karachi ... Read more...

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Indian-origin entrepreneur builds wine chateau in Argentina


September 6th, 2011 - 12:40 pm ICT by IANS
Mendoza (Argentina), Sep 6 (IANS) Life's a voyage for this promising entrepreneur. Meet Aziz Abdul who has come a long way from his humble background in Asia to build a ... Read more...

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Maharashtra bar owners demand rollback of drinking age hike


June 1st, 2011 - 11:23 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 1 (IANS) The Maharashtra government must rollback its "ridiculous" decision to hike the minimum age for consuming liquor, various bar owners' associations demanded Wednesday."The liquor industry is already ... Read more...

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Hike in drinking age a gimmick, say Mumbai youngsters


June 1st, 2011 - 8:52 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 1 (IANS) Terming the Maharashtra government's decision to hike the minimum age for consuming liquor as "unnecessary", Mumbai youth Wednesday said the move was a gimmick on the ... Read more...

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Jagjit Singh enthralls ghazal lovers in Kashmir


May 5th, 2011 - 4:42 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, May 5 (IANS) Lovers of Urdu poetry and prose as they have always been, over 2,000 Kashmiris turned up at a concert by ghazal maestro Jagjit Singh. The over ... Read more...

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Hyderabad erupts in joy as India trounce Pakistan


March 31st, 2011 - 12:44 am ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, March 30 (IANS) Wild celebrations broke out here Wednesday night after India beat Pakistan in the World Cup semifinal at Mohali.The city's skies lighted up with firecrackers soon ... Read more...

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Navi Mumbai polls: Police arrest 15 after NCP, Congress activists clash


April 11th, 2010 - 3:00 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Apr.11 (ANI): Navi Mumbai Police cracked down on activists of the Congress party and the Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) on Sunday after both sides clashed with each other during area municipal ... Read more...

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Spurious liquor racket: one more held


September 16th, 2009 - 12:41 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Sep 16 (IANS) A man who supplied the rectified spirit allegedly used to make the spurious liquor that killed 29 people in Uttar Pradesh last week has been arrested, police said ... Read more...

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Hooch toll rises to 29 in Uttar Pradesh


September 13th, 2009 - 3:06 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Sep 13 (IANS) As many as 11 more people died after drinking spurious liquor in Saharanpur district Saturday and Sunday, taking the death toll from hooch to 29 in Uttar Pradesh, ... Read more...

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Hooch toll in Uttar Pradesh rises to 18


September 11th, 2009 - 5:49 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Sep 11 (IANS) As many as 18 people have died so far after drinking spurious liquor in Saharanpur town of Uttar Pradesh since Tuesday, police said Friday. While two people died Tuesday, ... Read more...

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15 killed after drinking hooch in Uttar Pradesh (Lead)


September 10th, 2009 - 11:45 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Sep 10 (IANS) At least 15 people were killed after drinking spurious liquor in Saharanpur town of Uttar Pradesh, police said Thursday. The deaths were first reported Tuesday. While two people died ... Read more...

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13 killed after consuming hooch in Uttar Pradesh


September 10th, 2009 - 7:45 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Sep 10 (IANS) At least 13 people were killed after drinking spurious liquor in Saharanpur town of Uttar Pradesh, police said Thursday. According to police, the deaths were first reported Tuesday. While ... Read more...

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Hooch toll rises to eight, angry residents target police (Lead)


April 6th, 2009 - 9:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 6 (IANS) Angry residents ransacked a police booth, blocked roads and raised slogans against the police in west Delhi Monday as two more people died after they drank spurious ... Read more...

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Six die after drinking poisonous hooch in Kolkata


January 4th, 2009 - 7:32 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Jan 4 (IANS) At least six people died and 25 others fell sick after consuming poisonous country made liquor here, the police said Sunday."At least six persons have died and 25 ... Read more...

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Shabab-e-Milli warns Pak hotels against allowing vulgar New Year celebrations


December 31st, 2008 - 5:51 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Dec 31 (ANI): A wing of the Jamaat-e-Islami organisation, Shabab-e-Milli, has issued threats to the provincial administration and owners of five star hotels and restaurants in Karachi over New Year ... Read more...

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Andhra Pradesh auctions liquor shop licenses amid protests


June 17th, 2008 - 8:22 am ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, June 17 (IANS) Amid strong protests by women's organisations and opposition parties, tenders were opened Monday for licenses to run hundreds of wine shops across Andhra Pradesh. Breaking all records, the ... Read more...

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