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Delhi Police files FIR, to move court in filming of documentary inside Tihar jail in Nirbhaya case
Tue, 03 Mar 2015 21:34:27 +0530
"This was a ghastly crime and the law has been broken, we shall investigate the case. We are going to move the court against the broadcast of such inputs," BS Bassi said.

Vyapam scam: MP Governor Ram Naresh Yadav still in office despite Centre's diktat
Tue, 03 Mar 2015 19:27:44 +0530
After his name had come up in the FIR, the Union Home Ministry had advised him to step down from the office on moral grounds.

Pakistan International Airlines acquires property in Delhi
Tue, 03 Mar 2015 18:45:54 +0530
Pakistani carrier PIA purchased immovable property in the national capital without obtaining prior approval from the Reserve Bank, Parliament was informed on Tuesday. Replying to a question on foreign companies acquired flats/offices in India without prior approval, Minister of State for Finance, Jayant Sinha said one case has come to the notice of the Enforcement Directorate (ED).

PM Modi disapproves of J&K CM Mufti's remarks, says zero tolerance to terror
Tue, 03 Mar 2015 21:15:40 +0530
"I want to assure the people of India that the government in J&K will run on a CMP. Our policy is zero tolerance on terror," the PM said.

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Lokpal Bill row: Civil society meets to discuss strategies for upcoming protest
Noida, Aug 2 (ANI): Civil society activists met in Uttar Pradesh's Noida area on Tuesday to discuss various strategies, which includes the probable venue for the upcoming protest against the draft Lokpal Bill proposed by the government.

Rajya Sabha adjourned after opposition ruckus
New Delhi, Aug 2 (IANS) The Rajya Sabha was adjourned for the day Tuesday as opposition members continued demanding a discussion on price rise under rules which provide for voting.

Man immolates self in Maharashtra
Thane (Maharashtra), Aug 2 (IANS) A 30-year-old man set himself afire Tuesday in front of a municipal corporation office in Thane district, police said.

Day 2 Monsoon Session: Protests Stall Parliament
Both houses of parliament were adjourned twice Tuesday, forcing cancellation of the crucial question hour for the second successive day, as the government and the opposition seemed headed for a stalemate over the nature of debate on rising prices and corruption.

IAF pilot killed in MiG-21 plane crash
New Delhi, Aug 2 (IANS) The Indian Air Force (IAF) Tuesday lost a combat pilot when a MiG-21 fighter jet he was flying crashed near Bikaner in Rajasthan.

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Sahara's Grosvenor House hotel in London put up for sale
Tue, 03 Mar 2015 15:45:31 GMT
NEW DELHI/MUMBAI (Reuters) - London's landmark Grosvenor House hotel has been put up for sale after its owner, part of troubled Indian conglomerate Sahara which has been trying to raise funds for its jailed boss Subrata Roy, was placed into administration by creditors.

Maharashtra clamps down on beef trade through new act
Tue, 03 Mar 2015 15:31:05 GMT
MUMBAI (Reuters) - Maharashtra has extended a ban on killing cows to bulls and bullocks, a state government source said, in a blow to meat traders who are now considering legal action.

Film on 2012 Delhi gang rape stokes debate on Indian male mindset
Tue, 03 Mar 2015 15:27:18 GMT
NEW DELHI (Reuters) - A new documentary based on the fatal gang rape of a woman in New Delhi in 2012 highlights gender inequality and sex crimes in India, with the seeming lack of remorse among those convicted of the crime shocking even the film's director.

Taxi group Ola steps up expansion drive
Tue, 03 Mar 2015 14:36:58 GMT
MUMBAI (Reuters) - Ola, India's largest online taxi business, will more than double its reach by expanding into 200 cities after this week's acquisition of rival TaxiForSure handed it control of more than 80 percent of the country's organised cab market.

Russians stand in line to mourn by coffin of slain Nemtsov
Tue, 03 Mar 2015 13:45:11 GMT
MOSCOW (Reuters) - Thousands of Russians, many carrying red carnations, on Tuesday filed past the coffin of Boris Nemtsov, the Kremlin critic whose killing last week, friends say, showed the hazards of speaking out against Russian President Vladimir Putin.

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Huge row over interview of Nirbhaya?s rapist, Delhi Police register case
Tue, 03 Mar 2015 14:22:12 GMT
The interview of one of the convicts of Nirbhaya's gang rape and murder for a documentary by a British filmmaker snowballed into a huge controversy on Tuesday.

Modi disapproves of Mufti Sayeed?s comments
Tue, 03 Mar 2015 13:15:15 GMT
Narendra Modi on Tuesday expressed his disapproval of the remarks made by Jammu & Kashmir chief minister Mufti Mohammad Sayeed where Sayeed gave credit to Pakistan, the separatists and the militants for the successful assembly election in the state.

Kohli abuses scribe, Shastri tells him to behave
Tue, 03 Mar 2015 11:29:13 GMT
Virat Kohli suddenly lost his cool after the training session as he hurled abuses at a journalist before the side's group league game against Windies on Friday.

FBI joins murder probe of US blogger Avijit Roy
Tue, 03 Mar 2015 12:22:49 GMT
FBI has agreed to help in the invetigation of the murder of American blogger Avijit Roy who was assassinated in Dhaka.

Govt bans 69 NGOs from receiving foreign funds
Tue, 03 Mar 2015 12:17:49 GMT
The government has blacklisted 69 NGOs from receiving foreign funds, junior home minister Kiren Rijiju told Lok Sabha on Tuesday.