India to become 2nd largest mobile phone market: TRAI

25 March 2008 at 18:32

India to become 2nd largest mobile phone market: TRAI New Delhi, Mar 24 (UNI) Telecom watchdog TRAI today said the country is likely to become second largest mobile phone market in the world, after China, by next month.The total number of wireles

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India, Vietnam sign MoU for cooperation in security matters

25 March 2008 at 09:13

India, Vietnam sign MoU for cooperation in security matters India and Vietnam on Monday signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for bilateral cooperation in security matters, including international terrorism and drug trafficking. The MoU was sign

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Sanjay Dutt consults Islamic law expert over wedding

25 March 2008 at 09:08

Sanjay Dutt consults Islamic law expert over wedding Bollywood star Sanjay Dutt and his "wife" Manyata were in the Capital over the weekend to seek help from Islamic law specialist and member of Law Commission of India Tahir Mahmood on the controvers

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Court issues production warrant against Prabhakaran

25 March 2008 at 09:08

Court issues production warrant against Prabhakaran The Colombo High Court issued production warrants against LTTE supremo V Prabhakaran and the outfit's intelligence chief Pottu Amman in former Sri Lankan Minister Lakshman Kadirgamar assassination

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SC issues notices to JSEC and Jharkhand govt

25 March 2008 at 09:08

SC issues notices to JSEC and Jharkhand govt New Delhi, Mar 24 (UNI) The Supreme Court today issued notices to Jharkhand State Election Commission and State of Jharkhand on a petition challenging the constitutional validity of Jharkhand Municipal

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HC notice to Centre, IOC on black marketing of LPG cylinders

25 March 2008 at 09:08

HC notice to Centre, IOC on black marketing of LPG cylinders New Delhi, Mar 24 (UNI) The Delhi High Court today sought status reports from the Centre and the Indian Oil Corporation (IOC) over the actions taken to check black marketing of LPG cylind

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SC to take up plea on Jaya cases

25 March 2008 at 09:08

SC to take up plea on Jaya cases The Supreme Court today agreed to take up for final disposal, the DMK's petition questioning a Bangalore court's decision to club two separate corruption cases involving former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalitha. A

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No new tax in Delhi budget, power arrears waived

25 March 2008 at 09:08

No new tax in Delhi budget, power arrears waived With an eye on poll, the Delhi Government today enhanced funds for various welfare schemes in the Budget 2008-09. Allocating Rs 273 crore for the sector, the Government has increased the pension amount

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IPS officer R K Sharma, 3 others gets life term in Shivani case

25 March 2008 at 09:08

IPS officer R K Sharma, 3 others gets life term in Shivani case Senior IPS officer R K Sharma was awarded life imprisonment by a Delhi court in the sensational Shivani Bhatnagar murder case, saying he did not deserve the death penalty due to his "exc

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Pay Commission Recommendations

24 March 2008 at 22:37

THE Pay Commission has recommended an annual increment of 2.5% of the total of pay in the Pay Band and the corresponding grade pay. The date of annual increments, in all cases, to be 1st of July. Employees completing six months and above in the scale

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Owner's duty to ensure that driver has a valid license: SC

24 March 2008 at 17:03

New Delhi, Mar 23 (PTI) The Supreme Court has ruled that it is the duty of the owner of the vehicle to ensure that the driver has a valid driving license.In the absence of a valid driving license, the insurance company would not be under any obligati

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SC cautions courts not to grant bail in a casual manner

24 March 2008 at 17:03

New Delhi, Mar 20 (PTI) In serious offences like murder, a court cannot grant bail in a casual manner without considering the pros and cons of releasing the accused, the Supreme Court has said.A bench of Justices Arijit Pasayat and P Sathasivam said

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SC slams Govt on trans-border smuggling

24 March 2008 at 17:03

New Delhi, Mar 17 (PTI) The Government's bid to dismiss an Intelligence Bureau sub-inspector for alleged smuggling has boomeranged on it, with the Supreme Court slamming it for its failure to probe the larger issue of trans-border smuggling."Trans-bo

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Labour court can decide disputes related to LIC employees: SC

24 March 2008 at 17:03

New Delhi, Mar 17 (PTI) The Supreme Court has ruled that a labour court constituted under the Industrial Dispute Act can entertain disputes related to employees of the Life Insurance Corporation (LIC).A bench of Justices S B Sinha and V S Sirpurkar u

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Cop-on-duty not licensed to kill through reckless driving: SC

24 March 2008 at 17:03

New Delhi, Mar 18 (PTI) A policeman causing the death of another person through reckless driving cannot claim immunity from prosecution on the ground that the accident occurred while he was discharging official duties, the Supreme Court has said."W

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HC orders scribe’s release

23 March 2008 at 09:11

GUWAHATI, March 20 — The Division Bench of the Gauhati High Court comprising Chief Justice J Chelameswar and Justice Hrishikesh Roy today after setting aside the detention of Rabin Dhekial Phukan under National Security Act, 1960, ordered his release

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Plea to stop quarrying near hill in TN

22 March 2008 at 19:06

Madurai, Mar 21 (UNI) The Madurai Bench of Madras High Court has directed the Union Ministry of Environment and Forests, Department of Archaeology, Chief Secretary of Tamil Nadu and Madurai District Collector to file reply in two weeks on a plea seek

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Woman in for trouble for accusing late father-in-law in DV Act

22 March 2008 at 19:06

New Delhi, Mar 19 (PTI) A woman has landed in trouble for filing a case before a Delhi court under the Domestic Violence Act against her husband and father-in-law who had allegedly died 15 years ago, much before her marriage."Sattar, who could not wi

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Suggestions for expanding definition of rape

22 March 2008 at 19:06

New Delhi, Mar 18 (PTI) Suggestions have been made to expand the definition of rape and make the crime punishable by death and views have been sought from states in this regard, the Lok Sabha was informed today.The Law Commission in its 172nd report

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Woman can't seek alimony from husband's mother: SC

22 March 2008 at 19:06

A daughter-in-law cannot seek a maintenance allownce from her mother-in-law as such a liability is fixed upon only the husband, or in exceptional circumstances on the father-in-law, the Supreme Court has said."A property in the name of the mother-in-

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