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United Naga Council temporarily lifts Manipur blockade


November 28th, 2011 - 6:29 pm ICT by IANS
Imphal, Nov 28 (IANS) The indefinite economic blockade in Manipur that entered its 121st day Monday has been temporarily withdrawn, said a leader of the United Naga Council (UNC) ... Read more...

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Anti-Kudankulam struggle to enter 100th day Thursday


November 23rd, 2011 - 7:10 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Nov 23 (IANS) The people's struggle against the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project (KNPP) in Tamil Nadu enters its 100th day Thursday.The movement against the two 1,000 MW reactors being ... Read more...

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On Day 100, Manipur warns of ‘harsh action’


November 8th, 2011 - 4:01 pm ICT by IANS
Imphal, Nov 8 (IANS) Manipur Chief Minister Okram Ibobi Singh Tuesday warned of "harsh action" against protestors as the economic blockade on the national highway entered its 100th day ... Read more...

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Manipur blockade enters 100th day, supplies drying up


November 8th, 2011 - 12:06 pm ICT by IANS
Imphal, Nov 8 (IANS) The indefinite economic blockade in Manipur entered its 100th day Tuesday with no signs that the government was making an effort to break the deadlock and ... Read more...

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Tamil Nadu reverts to New Year in Chithirai again


August 23rd, 2011 - 6:39 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 23 (IANS) The first day of the Tamil month of Chithirai (mid-April) will once again mark the official New Year in Tamil Nadu.Going back to the age-old tradition, ... Read more...

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LiLo celebrates 100 days of sobriety


December 17th, 2010 - 12:53 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 17 (ANI): Troubled actress Lindsay Lohan is successfully celebrating 100th day of her sobriety, it has emerged.The Mean Girls star, 24, has gone 100 days since her last positive ... Read more...

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11th round fails, Nepal PM vote again Sunday


October 7th, 2010 - 5:30 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, Oct 7 (IANS) Amidst calls by frustrated members of the public to imprison all lawmakers and force them to pay compensation for playing with the nation's future, Nepal's parliament ... Read more...

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Porki runs for 100 days


May 8th, 2010 - 4:50 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
May 8, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): The Darshan starrer flick, Porki, completed a hundred day run yesterday. After Puneeth Rajkumar's December release Raam ran successfully for hundred days in many centres, it ... Read more...

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Striking employees firm despite warning of action


April 25th, 2010 - 5:06 pm ICT by IANS
Imphal, April 25 (IANS) The striking government employees in Manipur announced intensification of their agitation on the 100th day of their protest Sunday despite a warning of punitive action by Chief Minister ... Read more...

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National Highways to have new numbers: Kamal Nath


September 1st, 2009 - 10:32 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 1 (IANS) National highways in India will be renumbered so that they reflect a "scientific pattern", Road Transport and Highways Minister Kamal Nath said here Tuesday. "Today is the 100th day ... Read more...

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Give non-Malays privileges at par with Malays: Indian legislator


July 9th, 2009 - 2:38 pm ICT by IANS
Shah Alam (Malaysia), July 9 (IANS) A Malaysian Indian legislator says privileges granted to ethnic Malays under the Constitution's 'Bumiputera' (son of the soil) provision should also be given to the ... Read more...

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US to help improve India-Pakistan relations in ‘due time’


May 7th, 2009 - 10:31 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, May 7 (IANS) In a cryptic remark, US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has said the Obama administration would unfold its plans to improve ties between India and ... Read more...

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Give up obsession with India, Obama to tell Zardari


May 5th, 2009 - 10:55 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, May 5 (IANS) President Barack Obama is expected to press Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari again to give up its obsession with India as its main threat and ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Obama turns pressers into precise 13 questions science!


May 1st, 2009 - 4:29 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 1 (ANI): US President Barack Obama, it seems, has perfected the art of allowing only 13 questions during his presidential press conferences, so much so that it literally boils ... Read more...

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‘Babyface’ catalyzes ascension of African-American CEOs


May 1st, 2009 - 2:51 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 1 (IANS) Even as Obama commemorates his 100th day as the country's first African-American president, a new study examines the intersection of race and power in corporate America. African-American CEOs ... Read more...

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Obama tells Pakistan obsession with India as mortal threat misguided (Second Lead)


April 30th, 2009 - 7:28 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, April 30 (IANS) President Barack Obama says the US is encouraging Pakistan to recognise that its obsession with India as its mortal threat has been misguided and focus ... Read more...

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Obama gives himself a passing grade on 100th day in office


April 30th, 2009 - 12:53 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr. 30 (ANI): President Barack Obama has given himself a grade of satisfactory with room for improvement on completing 100 days in office."On my 100th day in office, I've come ... Read more...

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US will see a better day: Obama


April 30th, 2009 - 10:32 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, April 30 (IANS) President Barack Obama has assured Americans that the US "will see a better day" as his administration clears the wreckage of the worst recession in ... Read more...

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Obama ‘gravely concerned’ over Pakistan situation


April 30th, 2009 - 10:23 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, April 30 (IANS) President Barack Obama says he is gravely concerned about the situation in Pakistan, but is confident the US can make sure that Islamabad's nuclear arsenal ... Read more...

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US Congress approves Obama’s 2010 budget outline


April 30th, 2009 - 10:14 am ICT by IANS
Washington, April 30 (DPA) The US Congress Wednesday approved President Barack Obama's $3.56-billion budget prescriptions for 2010 along strictly party lines. The Senate voted 53-43 and the House of Representative 233-193 for ... Read more...

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Under Obama, three in five Americans see improvement in race relations


April 28th, 2009 - 1:06 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Apr.28 (ANI): The latest New York Times/ CBS News poll claims that the Barack Obama presidency is seeking to alter the public perception of race relations in the United ... Read more...

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Obama’s first 100 days most productive since Roosevelt years


April 22nd, 2009 - 1:20 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr.22 (ANI): A senior White House adviser has claimed that the first 100 days of the Obama administration have been the most productive since the first 100 days of Roosevelt administration ... Read more...

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ISRO-built satellite fails after five weeks


January 31st, 2009 - 1:16 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Jan 31 (IANS) The very first communications satellite sold by the Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) to the European operator Eutelsat has failed abruptly after five weeks in orbit, in a ... Read more...

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Anti-government protest enters 100th day in Thailand


September 1st, 2008 - 7:50 pm ICT by IANS
Bangkok, Sep 1 (DPA) A protest calling for the resignation of Thai Prime Minister Samak Sundaravej and dissolution of his government entered its 100th day Monday, with thousands of demonstrators in command ... Read more...

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Big B recalls ‘Coolie’ accident, thanks fans for prayers


August 3rd, 2008 - 9:05 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 3 (IANS) Bollywood veteran Amitabh Bachchan couldn't help getting nostalgic about the support he got from his fans more than two decades ago when he survived a life threatening accident ... Read more...

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Unsolved murders inspire multilingual film


July 25th, 2008 - 10:21 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, July 25 (IANS) An unsolved chain of nine murders here has inspired filmmaker Chitraselvan to make a multilingual film. "There is a story behind all multiple killings to be told because ... Read more...

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