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Nepal FM Radio MD killed in road accident in Bihar

MOTIHARI: An official of Nepal’s private FM Radio was killed and his relative injured in road accident on Motihari-Dhaka road near Misraulia village in Bihar’s East Champaran district, a police officer said on Saturday.

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SC scraps CBI probe against Mayawati

NEW DELHI/LUCKNOW:  In a major breather for the Bahujan Samaj Party chief, Ms Mayawati, the Supreme Court on Friday dismissed a nine-year-old corruption case in which she was charged with embezzling public funds meant for the development of the Taj heritage corridor.

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Goa villa is not up for sale: Kingfisher

MUMBAI:  A day after admitting that it had long ago requested the lenders to sell two of its properties pledged with the banks -- the Kingfisher House in Mumbai and Kingfisher Villa in Goa -- the airline on Friday clarified that the Goan property is not on the block.

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Mauritius wants revised tax treaty with India

NEW DELHI:  Mauritius on Friday expressed its readiness to expeditiously revise the tax treaty with India to check tax evasion but asserted that domestic laws should not have precedence over the provisions of the bilateral pact.

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Unable to get 26/11 handler Jundal’s custody, NIA tells court

NEW DELHI: The National Investigation Agency (NIA) today told a Delhi court that it has been unable to get the custody of 26/11 key handler Abu Jundal, whom it wanted to interrogate for unearthing the conspiracy hatched by Lashkar-e -Toiba for terror strikes across India.

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India presses Pak to prosecute 26/11 perpetrators

NEW DELHI:  With 26/11 plotter Abu Jundal’s disclosures creating public outrage here, India on Thursday pressed Pakistan to prosecute the 26/11 perpetrators and underlined this could be the biggest confidence building measure.

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