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India, Tajikistan should jointly combat terror, boost ties: President


September 3rd, 2012 - 10:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 3 (IANS) Describing Tajikistan President Emomali Rahmon as an "old friend of India", President Pranab Mukherjee a brain haemorrhagea brain haemorrhage said Monday India and the ... Read more...

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Backstreet Boys plan cruise concert


September 1st, 2012 - 4:12 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Sep 1 (IANS) Popular pop band Backstreet Boys is planning on their first concert cruise to mark their 20 years of togetherness.Singer Kevin Richardson quit the boyband ... Read more...

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India courts Tajikistan to swing Afghan endgame


August 31st, 2012 - 1:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 31 (IANS) Signalling an upswing in its "Connect Central Asia policy", India is gearing up to roll out the red carpet for longtime Tajik leader Emomalii ... Read more...

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Lenovo unveils new generation laptops


August 9th, 2012 - 1:20 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Aug 9 (IANS) Chinese PC giant Lenovo has unveiled a new generation of light-weight ThinkPads at the Museum of Modern Art in New York.In an event to celebrate ... Read more...

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Boyzone planning 20th anniversary album


July 7th, 2012 - 3:17 am ICT by IANS
London, July 7 (IANS) Irish boyband Boyzone are planning a special album and tour next year to mark their 20th anniversary in music.The group formed after responding to an advertisement ... Read more...

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Indian envoy meets Indonesian parliamentary speaker


June 12th, 2012 - 7:08 pm ICT by IANS
Jakarta, June 12 (IANS) India's Ambassador to Indonesia Gurjit Singh Tuesday met the country's parliamentary speaker Marzuki Alie and handed him an invitation to visit India.Singh handed the invitation ... Read more...

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India seeks to strengthen relations with Israel (With Image)


April 6th, 2012 - 6:56 pm ICT by IANS
Tel Aviv, April 6 (IANS) India feels there is need to strengthen bilateral relations with Israel which is possible for both the countries through collaborations in research and education sectors.While ... Read more...

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Chinese, South Korean presidents meet on ties


March 26th, 2012 - 8:57 am ICT by IANS
Seoul, March 26 (IANS) Chinese President Hu Jintao met South Korean President Lee Myung-bak here Monday to discuss bilateral ties and issues of common concern.The two leaders met on the ... Read more...

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World’s oldest sea-going boat to sail again


March 6th, 2012 - 8:50 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 6 (IANS) The world's oldest sea-going boat, the Dover Bronze Age Boat is to sail again 3,500 years after it crossed the English Channel, the Daily Mail reported.The ... Read more...

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Israel’s gift for Krishna: A tennis racquet


January 10th, 2012 - 9:36 pm ICT by IANS
Jerusalem, Jan 10 (IANS) Blending diplomacy with sports, Israel's Foreign Minister Avigdor Lieberman presented a tennis racquet embossed with signatures of leading national players to his Indian counterpart S.M. Krishna, ... Read more...

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American state celebrated New Year with Panchatantra tales


January 9th, 2012 - 4:35 pm ICT by IANS
Denver, Jan 9 (IANS) On New Year's day, children in Colarodo woke up to celebrate the new year with an animation series made by Denver-based Indian American Manick Sorcar. The ... Read more...

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Krishna to boost ties with Middle East, Israel


January 7th, 2012 - 4:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 7 (IANS) Stepping up ties with the energy-rich Middle East, home to a six million-strong Indian diaspora, External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna Sunday begins a whirlwind four-day ... Read more...

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Chinese daily urges reforms


December 26th, 2011 - 4:42 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Dec 26 (IANS) China should adhere to its reforms and opening-up policy on its development path, the People's Daily said in a signed commentary Monday, the day after the ... Read more...

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Kazakhstan to celebrate 20 years of independence


December 24th, 2011 - 10:41 pm ICT by IANS
Astana, Dec 24 (IANS) When Kazakhstan became independent after the collapse of Soviet Union in December 1991, many experts had predicted the collapse of the Central Asian nation under the ... Read more...

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Kazakh restive town normal, UN experts invited


December 23rd, 2011 - 9:42 pm ICT by IANS
Astana, Dec 23 (IANS) Normalcy is returning to the restive western Kazakh town of Zhanaozen as authorities invited UN experts to participate in the probe into riots that left more ... Read more...

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China to boost maritime cooperation with ASEAN countries


December 17th, 2011 - 12:32 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Dec 17 (IANS) China will actively push forward maritime cooperation with the 10 members of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) in light of the guidelines on conduct ... Read more...

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Get a chance to redesign U2’s album cover


December 8th, 2011 - 7:07 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 8 (IANS) Get creative and grab a chance to re-design a collage for popular international band U2's album "Achtung Baby".The invitation has been extended by Talenthouse India, an ... Read more...

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Geologists name new mineral after Kazakh president


December 1st, 2011 - 6:44 pm ICT by IANS
Astana, Dec 1 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Kazakh scientists have discovered a new mineral and named it in honour of Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev, the government said Thursday.The new mineral was named ... Read more...

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Liam Gallagher open for Oasis reunion


October 22nd, 2011 - 8:06 am ICT by IANS
London, Oct 22 (IANS) Rocker-turned-film producer Liam Gallagher is ready to put behind his feud with guitarist brother Noel and try for an Oasis reunion in 2015.Noel's departure from rock ... Read more...

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Millions untouched by globalisation: Rahul Gandhi


October 20th, 2011 - 12:54 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 19 (IANS) "Globalization excludes as much as it includes," Congress general secretary Rahul Gandhi said Wedesnday, adding that "it has affected millions who are damaged by ... Read more...

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Tearful farewell to Durga, 600 idols immersed in Yamuna


October 6th, 2011 - 7:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 6 (IANS) The drum beats and the dancing peaked and the tears flowed freely. Thousands of Bengalis and others in the capital bid an emotional farewell to ... Read more...

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India keen on energy cooperation with Azerbaijan


September 25th, 2011 - 5:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 25 (IANS) Scaling up its diplomatic thrust in Central Asia, India has conveyed to oil-rich Azerbaijan its interest in expanding bilateral energy and economic cooperation.During the third ... Read more...

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India to host international dialogue on green economy


September 17th, 2011 - 7:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 17 (IANS) India along with the United Nations will host a dialogue on green economy and inclusive growth next month in preparation for the Earth Summit in ... Read more...

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UN chief urges global ban on n-tests


August 30th, 2011 - 1:53 pm ICT by IANS
United Nations, Aug 30 (IANS/RIA Novosti) UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has called on all UN members, including India, to ratify a resolution banning the testing of nuclear weapons.A total of ... Read more...

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Jon Stewart all set to interview Nirvana’s surviving members


August 26th, 2011 - 6:32 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Aug 26 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Jon Stewart is all set to interview the surviving members of the cult band – Nirvana. The interview would be aired on the 24th of September ... Read more...

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Lollapalooza 2011 lineup announced


August 5th, 2011 - 8:23 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
After 20 years, the music and art festival Lollapalooza is still growing strong. The show has been held every year since 1991 save 2004 when it was not held. When the show ... Read more...

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Nirvana’s ‘Nevermind’ to be re-released


June 24th, 2011 - 12:10 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York City, June 23 (THAINDIAN NEWS) June 2011 would mark the 20th anniversary since the highly successful album “Nevermind” was released. The album was released by Nirvana and Universal which is ... Read more...

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Susan Sarandon and Geena to reunite for ‘Thelma & Louise’ anniversary


June 7th, 2011 - 10:35 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, June 7 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Actresses Susan Sarandon and Geena Davis are all set to reunite for the 20th anniversary of their landmark film ‘Thelma & Louise’. According to reports, Vanity ... Read more...

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Three-week festival of India in Israel


May 2nd, 2011 - 9:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 2 (IANS) A three-week festival of India is on in Israel, showing the best of India's rich traditional and contemporary heritage."Celebrating India in Isreal" opened April 30 ... Read more...

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See winds of change, Krishna to rattled Arab leaders


February 27th, 2011 - 6:55 pm ICT by IANS
By Prashant Sood Kuwait City, Feb 27 (IANS) Indian External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna Sunday said he had asked the Arab leaders to see the "winds of change" and make efforts to reach ... Read more...

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Away from upheavals, Kuwait celebrates 50th anniversary of independence (Lead)


February 26th, 2011 - 11:49 pm ICT by IANS
By Prashant Sood Kuwait City, Feb 26 (IANS) Homes decked in colours of its national flag, children cheering and waving, women clicking moments for memory - Kuwait was in a festive mood Saturday, ... Read more...

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Kuwait in celebratory mood for 50th anniversary of independence


February 26th, 2011 - 11:09 pm ICT by IANS
By Prashant Sood Kuwait City, Feb 26 (IANS) Homes decked in colours of its national flag, children cheering and waving, women clicking moments for memory - Kuwait was in a festive mood ... Read more...

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Allies display military might at Kuwait liberation parade


February 26th, 2011 - 11:09 pm ICT by IANS
By Prashant Sood Kuwait City, Feb 26 (IANS) Tanks, rocket launchers and multi-barrelled guns of allies of the 1990-91 Gulf War Saturday rolled down a specially-created facility at Al-Subiya military base to ... Read more...

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Krishna leaves for Kuwait


February 25th, 2011 - 5:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 25 (IANS) External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna Friday left for Kuwait on a three-day visit to represent India in the oil-rich Gulf state's 50th anniversary of independence celebration. His ... Read more...

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Krishna heads to Kuwait Friday


February 24th, 2011 - 10:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 24 (IANS) External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna heads for a three-day trip to Kuwait Friday to represent India in the celebrations to mark the 50th anniversary of independence of ... Read more...

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