aftermath of world war ii

Rains no dampener for efficient Japanese (Japan diary)

October 25th, 2010 - 9:48 am ICT by IANS
By Minu Jain Tokyo, Oct 25 (IANS) The famed Japanese efficiency was in evidence as soon as Air India One carrying Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and his entourage touched down in pouring ... Read more...

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External Affairs Minister Krishna’s speech to UN General Assembly: Full text (Lead)

September 30th, 2010 - 12:39 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar United Nations, Sep 29 (IANS) Indian External Affairs Minister Wednesday asked Pakistan to stop its state-sponsored militancy and terrorism in Jammu and Kashmir, "an integral part of India" and sought ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Brit Indians pay tribute to martyred World War Indian soldiers

November 14th, 2009 - 4:38 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov.14 (ANI): A crowded meeting organised by the National Council of British Indians in a packed Committee Room of the House Commons paid tribute to thousands of Indian soldiers killed and ... Read more...

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From ruins to riches; German republic turns 60

May 22nd, 2009 - 1:43 pm ICT by IANS
By Mike Swanson Berlin, May 22 (DPA) The wartime scars were still visible when modern Germany was born 60 years ago. Berlin and other major cities were only slowly recovering from the devastation ... Read more...

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Afghan and Italian films triumph at Rome film fest

November 1st, 2008 - 4:42 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, Nov 1 (DPA) Afghan director Siddiq Barmak's, Opium War, and Italy's Giacomo Battiato's Resolution 819, about war crimes in Bosnia, won top prizes at the International Rome Film Festival Friday.The Golden ... Read more...

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