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Monthly Archives: August 2011

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Lionel Messi arrives in Kolkata, dodges fans, media at airport

Kolkata : Lionel Messi kept his date with the football crazy city as he landed in the wee hours of Wednesday along with Javier Mascherano, although he gave the slip to the thousands of hysteric fans who had gathered at the airport in the unearthly...
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Madras HC stays execution for eight weeks of Rajiv Gandhi killers

Chennai :  The execution of three men for assassinating Rajiv Gandhi has been stayed by eight weeks; their hanging had been scheduled for September 9. This morning, the Madras High Court suspended the death sentence given to Santhan, Murugan...

CBI raids State Bank of Mysore, builders

Bhopal:  A team of CBI Bhopal today raided the State Bank of Mysore, along with homes and residences of Tanushree Homes and Prakhar Builders.  Raid proceedings in Mysore and Delhi have also been done in this connection. They have been charged...

Yeddyurappa’s bail plea rejected

Bangalore: The Karnataka high court on Monday rejected the anticipatory bail petition of former chief minister BS Yeddyurappa in land scam and graft cases. Rejecting the bail plea, Justice N. Narayana Swamy directed Yeddyurappa to be present...

Om Puri apologises for Ramlila remarks as Parliament moves privilege notice

New Delhi: Members in both Houses of Parliament have given Privilege notices against actor Om Puri and civil rights activist Kiran Bedi for using “derogatory and defamatory” language against politicians and the matter is under consideration...
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Anna’s Right to Recall demand sparks debate; Cong says not practical, BJP differs

New Delhi: Congress on Monday said the right to recall elected representatives and reject candidates as demanded by activist Anna Hazare was “not practical” as “50 per cent of people do not vote” in the country. However,...

Tamil Nadu goes all out to save Rajiv Gandhi’s killers with pleas and protests

Chennai: Three convicted men facing the gallows for involvement in the assassination of former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi on Monday moved court to stay their impending execution, while pleas, demonstrations and even suicide threats erupted...

MLAs hurl shoes in Rajasthan Assembly as tempers flare up

Jaipur: Ugly scenes were witnessed in Rajasthan assembly on Monday when an opposition BJP MLA hurled a sandal towards Congress members and a ruling party lawmaker retaliated by brandishing his shoe following a heated exchange between two legislators....