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  • Syria rebels recruit teenage fighters: HRW June 23, 2014

    Beirut: Human Rights Watch today urged Syrian rebel groups to stop enlisting teenagers in their ranks and warned their foreign backers that they could be implicated in "war crimes". The New York-based rights watchdog accused rebels of using "children as young as 15 to fight in battles" as they try to...
  • CCI to probe Coal India fuel pact with sponge iron makers September 12, 2013

    New Delhi: Fair trade regulator CCI has ordered a probe into the allegations that state-run Coal India and its subsidiaries abused dominant market position in supplying fuel to sponge iron manufacturers. The probe against the country's largest coal miner comes on a complaint filed by Sponge Iron Manufacturers Association. Finding prima...
  • Hyderabad: Fasting TDP leaders forced into hospital March 30, 2013

    Hyderabad: In a midnight crackdown, Hyderabad police forcibly shifted fasting leaders of the main opposition Telugu Desam Party (TDP) to a state-run hospital after their condition deteriorated. Policemen lifted 29 TDP legislators into waiting vehicles and shifted them to Nizam's Institute of Medical Sciences (NIMS), where they were forcibly given...
  • After Left, TDP leaders begin indefinite fast in Hyderabad March 27, 2013

    Hyderabad: Even as police arrested leaders of Left parties who were on hunger strike for last four days to protest hike in electricity tariff, leaders of the main opposition Telugu Desam Party (TDP) on Tuesday night launched an indefinite fast on the same issue. TDP state legislators and MPs were among...
  • CIL coal price pooling not acceptable to Bengal govt October 15, 2012

    New Delhi: Raising objections to price-pooling of coal, West Bengal government has conveyed to CIL that such a mechanism is not acceptable to it. Coal India Ltd (CIL) had sought opinion of state governments on the issue. To offset the impact of high import costs, the Planning Commission had said...