Meerut, India Newswire (Page 2)

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  1. Dozens flee in bed-sheet breakoutRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 2 | Iol.co.za

    Scores of inmates staged a mass breakout from an Indian young offenders detention centre on Monday by tying bed sheets together and then scaling down the walls of the three-storey building, police said. A total of 91 inmates, including several convicted murderers, managed to flee the facility in Meerut overnight, although 35 have since been recaptured, said the city's superintendent of police Om Prakash.

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  2. Indian prisoners escape by scaling walls with bedsheetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 2 | The Nation

    Scores of inmates staged a mass breakout from an Indian young offenders detention centre Monday by tying bedsheets together and then scaling down the walls of the three-storey building, police said. A total of 91 inmates, including several convicted murderers, managed to flee the facility in Meerut overnight, although 35 have since been recaptured, said the city's superintendent of police Om Prakash.

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  3. 91 young offenders in Indian prison escapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 2 | South China Morning Post

    Scores of inmates staged a mass breakout from an Indian young offenders detention centre yesterday by tying bedsheets together and then climbing down the walls of the three-storey building, police said. A total of 91 inmates, including several convicted murderers, managed to flee the facility in Meerut overnight, although 35 have since been recaptured, the city's superintendent of police Om Prakash said yesterday.

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  4. 91 inmates of Meerut juvenile home escapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 2 | The Times of India

    MEERUT: In what is being billed as one of the biggest escapes of its kind, 91 inmates of a boys' juvenile home slipped away in the early hours of Monday morning after using an improvised rope of blankets and bed sheets to descend from their dorms. The escape, which came barely a month after inmates had attacked and killed a policeman at the reform centre, was noticed after policemen patrolling the area spotted a few of the fugitives running away.

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  5. Juvenile inmates escape by tying bedsheets together in IndiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 2 | Big News Network.com

    ... throughout the social media spectrum and is administered by Mainstream Media EC on behalf of Big News Network. MEERUT, India -- More than 90 inmates escaped from a juvenile detention center in India by tying bedsheets together and climbing down the ...

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  6. 91 prisoners use bedsheets to escape from jailRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 2 | New Vision

    Scores of inmates staged a mass breakout from an Indian young offenders detention centre Monday by tying bedsheets together and then scaling down the walls of the three-storey building, police said. A total of 91 inmates, including several convicted murderers, managed to flee the facility in Meerut overnight, although 35 have since been recaptured, said the city's superintendent of police Om Prakash.

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  7. 91 juvenile detainees flee detention home in Meerut; 17 re-arrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 1 | DNA India

    At present, 185 children are in remand, of which 56 have been shifted to Bulandshahr and some more were about to be shifted in Ghaziabad. 91 children escaped from a juvenile reform home in Meerut in wee hours of Monday morning.

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  8. Post Maharashtra win, Owaisi's MIM to contest 100 seatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 1 | The Indian Express

    After surprising its rival political parties in Maharashtra by winning two seats in recent Assembly elections, Hyderabad-based All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen is moving towards organisational expansion in Uttar Pradesh with the aim to contest 2017 Assembly polls. The party is set to challenge the ruling Samajwadi Party and Bahujan Samaj Party as it is going to the public with slogan 'Jai Bheem-Jai Mim '.

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  9. Why some Indians want to build a statue of Mahatma Gandhia s killerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 30 | The Washington Post

    For several weeks now, a small Hindu fringe group in India has been attracting attention around the world because of its plans to erect a bust in honor of Nathuram Godse, the man who assassinated Mohandas "Mahatma" Gandhi in 1948. anniversary of the freedom fighter's death, as the big day.

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  10. Mahatma Gandhi's assassin seems to have a political audience once moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | The Indian Express

    THE anniversary of the murder of Mahatma Gandhi has a different flavour this year. Of late, the man who killed him, Nathuram Godse, has been glorified publicly, and not only by BJP MP Sakshi Maharaj, who hailed him as a "patriot".

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  11. Nithari: Koli's death sentence commuted to lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | The Times of India

    NEW DELHI: Allahabad high court on Wednesday commuted the death sentence of Nithari killer Surendra Koli into life imprisonment. Earlier the Nithari killer had got a fresh lease of life just four hours before his scheduled execution.

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  12. 6 killed in Meerut over property disputeRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    Meerut: Property dispute might be the motive behind the killings of six persons, three of them minors, whose bodies were found with their throats slit here, police said today. The bodies of 40-year-old Rukhsana and a man identified as Saad were found in Partapur area here while her four children identified as Rimsa along with a 12-year-old boy and two children aged 8 were found dead in a house with their throats slit in Lisarhi area yesterday, SP Om Prakash said.

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  13. 4 kids among 6 found with throats slit in MeerutRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | The Times of India

    Cops were still gathering clues on the four children's murder when they got the news that two bodies - a woman and a man - were found about 3km from the house where the children were found dead. MEERUT: The bodies of four children, aged between 6 and 17, were found on Monday in a house on the outskirts of Meerut in Uttar Pradesh.

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  14. Pak spy charge on test range stafferRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2015 | The Telegraph

    Balasore, Jan. 23: Police today arrested a contractual employee of the Interim Test Range at Chandipur, a major missile-launching facility, on the charges of spying for Pakistan. Iswar Behera alias Papu, 35, a photographer on contract with the ITR, was passing vital information to the Inter Services Intelligence of Pakistan.

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  15. Muzaffarnagar riots: Commission summons top officialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | The Indian Express

    The one-man inquiry commission probing the Muzaffarnagar riots has summoned several top officials who were serving during the violence. According to Justice Vishnu Sahai, Uttar Pradesh Director General of Police Arun Kumar, then Commissioner of Saharanpur division Bhuvnesh Kumar and nine other senior officers have been asked to appear before it for recording their statements in the next sitting which is to be held from January 31 in Muzaffarnagar.

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  16. Verdict in 1987 Hashimpura massacre case Feb 21Read the original story

    Jan 21, 2015 | Newkerala.com

    The verdict in the 27-year-old Hashimpura massacre case will be delivered Feb 21, a court here said Wednesday. Additional Sessions Judge Sanjay Jindal reserved the order in the case for Feb 21 after public prosecutor, defence and survivors and family members of victims' counsel concluded their final argument in the case.

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  17. 100 US security personnel for Obama's protection in AgraRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | The Indian Express

    About 100 American security personnel along with their 4000 Indian counterparts will ensure a protective cover to President Barack Obama and his family when they visit the world famous Taj Mahal here on January 27. The security cover will involve an intense ground-to-air paraphernalia to ensure that there is no untoward incident during the visit of the world's most guarded leader. A meeting was held here on Wednesday to give final touches to the security drill for the visit of the VVIP family who will be here for a few hours to see the 17th century monument of love.

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  18. Obama's security cover for Agra involves 100 US & 4000 Indian security personnelRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | DNA India

    About 100 American security personnel along with their 4000 Indian counterparts will ensure a protective cover to President Barack Obama and his family when they visit the world famous Taj Mahal here on January 27. The security cover will involve an intense ground-to-air paraphernalia to ensure that there is no untoward incident during the visit of the world's most guarded leader. An advance team of US visiting the Taj Mahal in Agra on Tuesday to review the security arrangements for President Barack Obama`s forthcoming visit.

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  19. "He's my son not my grandson" Miracle mum aged 80...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2015 | Mirror.co.uk

    ... her son Akashvani, eldest daughter Indu, husband Charan Singh and son-in-law Rambir Singh at their house in Meerut, India Already parents to two daughters and grandparents to five, the couple were desperate to have a boy - eventually succeeding in ...

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  20. 25 die of cold in Muzaffarnagar riot campsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | The Times of India

    MEERUT: Forgotten by most and out in the cold, quite literally, 25 people have died of chill this winter in the Muzaffarnagar camps that continue to house a little over 3,500 riot refugees. TOI visited Muzaffarnagar - Shamli has another 700 refugees - over two days, tabulating a list of the dead and the dates on which they had died, and found that even after they breathed their last, grieving relatives had a tough time finding a decent burial place.

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