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Texas Jury Awards $60 Million to Victims in Oil & Gas Fraud Case

A Texas jury has awarded more than $60 million to two groups of oil and gas investors who were de3nied profits ¬†from oil and gas production leases covering thousands of acres in West Texas. The Aug. 19 verdict includes more than $28 million awarded to Lowry Hunt of Mansfield’s L.W. Hunt Resources and Richard Raughton of Fort Worth, and is ...

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Maggi Noodles Row: Ban Lifted by High Court (Entire Timeline)

One of the most famous snacks in India, Maggi noodles, is all set to return in the Indian market, thanks to relief provided by the Bombay High Court, which has scuttled down the objections made by regulatory agency —¬†Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI). Maggi noodle was banned in May this year for containing traces of lead and ...

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Spot Fixing Scandal: Sreesanth, 2 Others Let Off by Court

A Delhi court has dismissed the charges against former India pacer S Sreesanth, left-arm spinner Ankeet Chavan and off-spinner Ajit Chandila in 2013 spot-fixing scandal, in a verdict that will wipe off the two-year long blame on these players. The evidence furnished was insufficient, said the court. All three players were arrested by the Delhi police and were jailed during ...

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2G Scam: Court to rule on ED chargesheet against Raja, Kanimozhi

A court here Wednesday reserved its order on taking cognizance of the chargesheet against former telecom minister A. Raja, DMK MP Kanimozhi and DMK chief M. Karunanidhi’s wife Dayalu Ammal, among others, for money laundering in the 2G spectrum allocation case. Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) Special Judge O.P. Saini fixed May 2 for delivering his order on the chargesheet ...

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Just Sport: Cricket board always toadied to Gavaskar

By Veturi Srivatsa The Indian cricket board has allowed an easily curable infection to linger on and now it is being threatened with gangrene. The one man responsible for bringing disrepute to it is Narayanaswamy Srinivasan. For once, his chief astrologer seems to have failed to give him the right advice. The developments have also shown that the board bigwigs ...

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‘Vishwaroopam’ ban: Jayalalithaa relents, offers help, mediation

Finally, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J.Jayalalithaa has offered help to “Vishwaroopam” producer Kamal Haasan to tide over the controversy surrounding its ban in the state. While the next course of events will take care of the imminent release of the film, what disturbs the “Bharateeyudu” or “Hindustani” is the obvious arm-twisting tactics of India’s political leadership to make even Rs.100-crore ...

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