Monthly Archives: April 2012

Bribery case: Former BJP president Bangaru Laxman gets four years in jail – India


28 apr 2012 Bribery case: Former BJP president Bangaru Laxman gets four years in jail     New Delhi:  Eleven years after he was filmed accepting a bribe in a fictitious arms deal,  Bangaru Laxman was today sentenced to four … Continue reading

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No change in visa policy on Narendra Modi: US – India


27 apr 2012 No change in visa policy on Narendra Modi: US   Washington:  Time magazine may have featured Narendra Modi on the cover of its Asia edition, and included him in an online poll to pick the world’s most … Continue reading

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28-year-old Indian found dead in Dallas apartment – India


24  apr 2012 28-year-old Indian found dead in Dallas apartment   New York:  A 28-year old Indian, identified as a native of Visakhapatnam, was found dead in his apartment in Dallas by police authorities, according to information with an Indian-American … Continue reading

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Mamata Banerjee plans to launch TV channel and newspaper – India


21 apr 2012 Mamata Banerjee plans to launch TV channel and newspaper   Kolkata:  In the midst of intense criticism and negative publicity over several recent decisions, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee has decided to fight back with plans … Continue reading

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Kolkata scientist Partho Sarathi Ray gets bail – India


17  apr 2012 Kolkata scientist Partho Sarathi Ray gets bail   Kolkata:  Moleculor biologist Partha Sarathi Ray, who has been in jail since April 8 got bail this evening. He was arrested for his alleged role in protests against recent … Continue reading

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Delhi civic polls: Vote for clean candidate and not on party line, appeal residents – India


15  apr 2012 Delhi civic polls: Vote for clean candidate and not on party line, appeal residents   New Delhi:  Resident Welfare Association’s (RWAs) of Delhi have made an appeal to its citizens to come out and vote for clean … Continue reading

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Money laundering case filed against Tatra – India


13 apr  2012 Money laundering case filed against Tatra   New Delhi:  The Enforcement Directorate (ED) has filed a money laundering case against Tatra. The ED is investigating if Tatra sold its trucks to the Army at ‘overpriced’ prices. The … Continue reading

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