70th anniversary

We are here to battle corruption: Ramdev supporters


August 10th, 2012 - 3:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 10 (IANS) Thousands of people began the day at the Ramlila Maidan early Friday with synchronised yoga but they insisted they were there only to give strength ... Read more...

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Congress marks ‘Quit India’ movement’s 70th anniversary


August 10th, 2012 - 12:28 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 9 (IANS) Thousands of Congressmen, including freedom fighters, remembered the sacrifices of the country's founding fathers on the occasion of the 70th anniversary of 'Quit India' movement ... Read more...

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President honours freedom fighters


August 9th, 2012 - 11:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 9 (IANS) President Pranab Mukherjee Thursday honoured and feted freedom fighters to mark the 70th anniversary of the Quit India Movement at an elegant ceremony that ... Read more...

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Ramdev back at Ramlila ground, on three-day fast (Second Lead)


August 9th, 2012 - 4:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 9 (IANS) Back at the Ramlila Maidan, yoga guru Baba Ramdev Thursday announced a three-day fast against corruption and black money and said the government would ... Read more...

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Ramlila Maidan ready for Ramdev campaign (Lead)


August 8th, 2012 - 9:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 8 (IANS) The Ramlila Maidan here is set for yoga guru Baba Ramdev's campaign against corruption and black money from Thursday, with his aides expecting thousands ... Read more...

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Delhi braces for another Ramdev protest


August 8th, 2012 - 4:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 8 (IANS) Final touches were being given Wednesday at the Ramlila ground here where yoga guru Ramdev will launch a campaign against black money and corruption ... Read more...

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US marks 70th anniversary of Pearl Harbor attacks


December 8th, 2011 - 1:26 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Dec 8 (IANS) The US government, military and veteran groups held a number of events Wednesday to remember 2,400 sailors and marines who perished exactly 70 years ago ... Read more...

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No changes in Russia-Poland relations after plane crash report


August 4th, 2011 - 9:41 am ICT by IANS
Warsaw, Aug 4 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Differences between Russian and Polish reports into the plane crash that killed then Polish president Lech Kaczynski will not affect bilateral relations, a top Polish ... Read more...

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Poland partly blames Russia for presidential plane crash


July 29th, 2011 - 7:43 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, July 29 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Poland Friday released a final report on the possible causes of the Tu-154 plane crash that killed then Polish president Lech Kaczynski last year. It ... Read more...

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Paltrow became the brand ambassador of luxury leather


April 28th, 2011 - 4:47 am ICT by IANS
London, April 28 (IANS) Oscar-winning actress Gwyneth Paltrow is the new face of US luxury leather goods brand Coach."I grew up in New York City and I've always thought of ... Read more...

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Russia sends Poland files on presidential plane crash


April 7th, 2011 - 11:31 am ICT by IANS
Warsaw, April 7 (IANS) Russian prosecutors have sent Poland 14 volumes of files on the investigation into the Polish presidential plane crash near Russia's Smolensk city, ahead of the the ... Read more...

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Six dead in southern Russia plane crash


March 6th, 2011 - 12:17 am ICT by BNO News
MOSCOW (BNO NEWS) -- Six crew members were killed Saturday in a plane crash in the village of Garbuzovo in southern Russia's Belgorod region, Russian Ministry for Civil Defence, Emergencies and Disaster ... Read more...

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Early humans may have been prey, not predators


October 13th, 2010 - 3:02 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 13 (ANI): A new study from University of Minnesota suggests that our human ancestors were not hunters right from the beginning; in fact they were hunted by prehistoric beasts like ... Read more...

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Fish were the first to have sex for fun, fossils suggest


October 12th, 2010 - 12:04 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 12 (ANI): New research from the Gogo Formation of Western Australia suggests that fish were the first to have intimate sex by copulation.Well-preserved fossils of extinct armoured fish belonging to ... Read more...

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Yoko Ono celebrates John Lennon’s 70th birthday with a musical birthday message


October 10th, 2010 - 8:39 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
On the anniversary of what would have been John Lennon’s birthday, his wife, Yoko Ono has delivered a birthday message from Iceland for her late husband. It may be recalled that ... Read more...

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Former PM Winston Churchill makes it to UK pop charts


October 4th, 2010 - 6:12 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 4 (ANI): Winston Churchill whose rousing speeches feature in 'Reach For The Skies', a hit album by the Central Band Of The RAF has become the first ever British ... Read more...

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Julian and Lennon Sean come together on the 70th anniversary of John Lennon


October 4th, 2010 - 1:20 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Oct 3 (THAINDIAN NEWS) In a very rare sceanario, the two half brothers, Julian and Sean Lennon have come together. The two are the sons of John Lennon and they were born ... Read more...

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Churchill becomes first ever British PM to enter UK pop charts


October 3rd, 2010 - 2:58 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 3 (ANI): Winston Churchill has made pop music history from beyond the grave.He has become the first ever British Prime Minister to enter the UK pop charts.Churchill who inspired ... Read more...

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Rare color footage of the London Blitz found


September 8th, 2010 - 7:46 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Sep 8 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A rare colored footage of when Britain came under siege from the Nazi Germany has been shown by the Westminster City Council to commemorate the 70th anniversary ... Read more...

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British pilots relied on German search, rescue services during WWII


August 31st, 2010 - 6:30 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 31 (ANI): British Air Force pilots shot down over the English Channel during the Battle of Britain had to rely on German search and rescue services to save them from ... Read more...

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Bruce Lee film festival in Tokyo


August 26th, 2010 - 3:04 am ICT by IANS
Tokyo, Aug 26 (IANS) Movies of legendary Kung Fu icon Bruce Lee will be shown at a film festival in Tokyo later this year to commemorate the 70th anniversary of his birth. The ... Read more...

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Churchill’s ‘never have so many..’ iconic speech to highlight Battle of Britain’s 70th anniversary


August 20th, 2010 - 2:09 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 20 (ANI): The 70th anniversary of the Battle of Britain will be marked by the reading of former Prime Minister Winston Churchill's famous "Never in the field of human conflict ... Read more...

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Pregnant pauses mar Carla Bruni’s first eye to eye with new Brit PM’s wife


June 19th, 2010 - 12:56 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 19 (ANI): British and French First Ladies appeared to suffer a tense day of pregnant pauses and strained exchanges together at an official ceremony.Carla Bruni-Sarkozy and her husband, French ... Read more...

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Sarkozy attends BBC’s wartime broadcast anniversary


June 18th, 2010 - 7:15 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 18 (DPA) French President Nicolas Sarkozy and his wife visited the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) in London Friday to mark the 70th anniversary of the wartime appeal by the ... Read more...

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Transcript from the ill-fated polish flight published


June 2nd, 2010 - 7:58 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
June 2, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): On Tuesday, Poland published the transcript recovered from the black box of the doomed Polish government jet that crashed on April 10. The ... Read more...

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Carla Bruni behind Louvre rock festival cancellation?


April 29th, 2010 - 1:45 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 29(ANI): French First Lady Carla Bruni-Sarkozy used influence to cancel the Louvre rock festival, fearing it would overshadow a series of concerts aimed to raise funds for Aids sufferers, it ... Read more...

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Polish president, wife given emotional farewell


April 18th, 2010 - 11:08 pm ICT by IANS
By Surender Bhutani Krakow (Poland), April 18 (IANS) Millions of Poles glued to television sets and thousand teary-eyed men and women gathered in this historic city Sunday gave an emotive farewell to ... Read more...

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Bodies of Polish Army chief, seven others returned to Poland


April 17th, 2010 - 4:20 am ICT by IANS
Warsaw, April 17 (DPA) The body of Franciszek Gagor, the Polish Army's chief of staff, and the remains of seven other people were returned to Warsaw Friday after their deaths in ... Read more...

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Prince Charles to attend Poland President Kaczynski’s funeral


April 15th, 2010 - 5:53 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 15(ANI): Prince Charles is to attend the funeral of Polish President Lech Kaczynski, who died in a plane crash near Smolensk airport in Russia on April 10.President Kaczynski and ... Read more...

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President Barack Obama to attend funeral for Polish president Lech Kaczynski


April 14th, 2010 - 2:29 am ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) -- U.S. President Barack Obama will travel to Poland to attend the state funeral for the Polish president Lech Kaczynski and first lady, the White House announced ... Read more...

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Leaders at US summit to mourn Polish president’s death


April 12th, 2010 - 7:36 am ICT by IANS
Washington, April 12 (DPA) A moment of silence will be held Tuesday at a major world summit in memory of the late Polish president Lech Kaczynski and his top officials who ... Read more...

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EU flags at half-mast for Polish president


April 12th, 2010 - 12:54 am ICT by IANS
Brussels, April 11 (DPA) The flags at the European Union's headquarters flew at half-mast Sunday in honour of Poland's president and over 90 other top officials, who died in an air crash. The ... Read more...

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Prime Minister Manmohan Singh condoles Poland President’s death


April 11th, 2010 - 10:26 pm ICT by ANI
By Ravinder Singh RobinWashington DC, April 11 (ANI): Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh on Sunday condoled the death of Poland President Lech Kaczynski, who was killed in a plane crash in ... Read more...

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Air crash: Polish, Russian investigators examining flight data recorders


April 11th, 2010 - 6:46 pm ICT by ANI
Smolensk (Russia), Apr 11(ANI): Russian and Polish investigators are studying fragments of the plane, which crashed in Russia on Saturday killing Polish President Lech Kaczynski, his wife Maria and several other senior ... Read more...

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Poland begins week of mourning after Russian air crash


April 11th, 2010 - 2:04 pm ICT by ANI
Warsaw (Poland), Apr 11(ANI): A week of national mourning has begun in Poland following Saturday's plane crash in Russia, in which President Lech Kaczynski, his wife Maria and several other senior public ... Read more...

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