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Chechen leader denies having hit-list


September 19th, 2012 - 12:19 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Sep 18 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Ramzan Kadyrov, leader of Russia's Chechen republic, has denied having prepared "hit lists" of his critics.During a BBC interview, Kadyrov said: "The person who makes ... Read more...

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Olympic weightlifting: Podobedova lifts Kazakhstan to gold


August 4th, 2012 - 12:52 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 3 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Svetlana Podobedova won Olympic gold for Kazakhstan by the narrowest of margins here Friday, edging out Russia's Natalya Zabolotnaya in the women's 75 kg weightlifting ... Read more...

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Air India reinstates nine sacked pilots (Lead)


July 23rd, 2012 - 8:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 23 (IANS) The Air India management Monday informed the Delhi High Court that it has so far taken back nine of the 101 pilots who were sacked ... Read more...

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Air India reinstates nine sacked pilots


July 23rd, 2012 - 8:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 23 (IANS) The Air India management Monday informed the Delhi High Court that it has so far taken back nine of the 101 pilots who were sacked ... Read more...

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My statement on Congress, Rahul misinterpreted: Khurshid (Lead)


July 10th, 2012 - 2:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) Union Law Minister Salman Khurshid Tuesday said his comments on the Congress and its general secretary Rahul Gandhi in a daily newspaper had ... Read more...

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Air India pilots and management to again hold talks


July 9th, 2012 - 3:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 9 (IANS) Air India pilots and the management will again hold conciliation talks July 10 and 12 with the chief labour commissioner to resolve the deadlock after ... Read more...

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Pilots accuse Air India of retracting on its commitment (Lead)


July 7th, 2012 - 5:03 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 7 (IANS) The Indian Pilots Guild (IPG) has accused Air India of retracting on its commitment to "sympathetically" consider their grievances even as nearly 300 pilots having allegiance ... Read more...

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Pilots accuse Air India of retracting on its commitment


July 7th, 2012 - 11:33 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 7 (IANS) The Indian Pilots' Guild (IPG) has accused Air India management of retracting on its commitment and failing to reciprocate the "goodwill gesture" of the pilots who ... Read more...

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Won’t play for another English club: Drogba


May 23rd, 2012 - 8:59 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 23 (IANS) A day after announcing that he would be leaving Chelsea at the end of the summer, Ivorian striker Didier Drogba Wednesday said he would never ... Read more...

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Neyattinkara to go to polls June 2


April 24th, 2012 - 9:25 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, April 24 (IANS) The Election Commission Tuesday announced June 2 as the date for the by-election to Kerala's Neyattinkara assembly constituency.The last date for filing of nomination is ... Read more...

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Presidency to hold election


March 5th, 2012 - 10:47 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, March 5 (IANS) Two years after being upgraded from a college, the Presidency University will hold student elections for the first time in September, it was announced here ... Read more...

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Cardinal-designate George Alencherry leaves for Vatican


February 15th, 2012 - 3:50 pm ICT by IANS
Kochi, Feb 15 (IANS) The 66-year-old Major Archbishop of Ernakulam-Angamaly diocese of the Syro-Malabar Church, Mar George Alencherry, who was elevated to the post of Cardinal, left for the Vatican ... Read more...

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104 years old Taufeek Khanjar becomes oldest UK citizen


February 6th, 2012 - 10:54 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Feb 6 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Taufeek Khanjar, a 104-year-old Iraqi native, has become the oldest naturalized citizen in Britain. The documentation to become a British was completed when he joined the ceremony ... Read more...

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Politician slain in Guatemala


January 14th, 2012 - 11:12 am ICT by IANS
Guatemala City, Jan 14 (IANS/EFE) Congressman Oscar Valentin Leal and his brother were murdered here Friday on the eve of retired Gen. Otto Perez Molina's inauguration as Guatemala's president.The slain ... Read more...

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Syro-Malabar Church leader elevated to Cardinal


January 6th, 2012 - 8:49 pm ICT by IANS
Kochi, Jan 6 (IANS) The Vatican has elevated Mar George Alencherry, the 66-year-old leader of Kerala's Syro-Malabar Church, to a Cardinal.The announcement was simultaneously made Friday at the church headquarters ... Read more...

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US names Al Qaeda-linked outfit as terrorist entity


January 6th, 2012 - 9:36 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 6 (IANS) The US government has designated the Al Qaeda Kurdish Battalions (AQKB), which operates between Iraq and Iran, as a "specially designated global terrorist entity" that will ... Read more...

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Libyan diplomats expelled from Denmark


August 10th, 2011 - 8:24 pm ICT by IANS
Copenhagen, Aug 10 (IANS) Two remaining Libyan diplomats serving in Denmark would be sent home within the next five days, the Danish foreign minister has said."The two remaining diplomats are ... Read more...

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Anti-Jaitapur activists allege Rane disrupted their protest


July 11th, 2011 - 10:00 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 11 (IANS) The Konkan Bachao Samiti Monday accused Industries Minister Narayan Rane for allegedly disrupting on Sunday an annual meeting of different NGOs who were protesting against the ... Read more...

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Mamata accuses Left regime of neglecting medical infrastructure


June 30th, 2011 - 10:40 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 30 (IANS) Facing a public outcry over the death of 18 children in the state-run B.C. Roy Children's Hospital here, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee Thursday ... Read more...

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After 34 years, swearing in the name of god


May 20th, 2011 - 4:17 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 20 (IANS) In the first sign of change in West Bengal, most ministers in the new Trinamool Congress-led government Friday took oath of office in the name of ... Read more...

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Orly Taitz questions the timing of Obama’s birth certificate


April 29th, 2011 - 7:45 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington DC, April 29 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Even with the release of President Barack Obama’s birth certificate, California ‘birther’ attorney Orly Taitz is not convinced. She welcomed the release of the document but ... Read more...

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Former Ivory Coast President Laurent Gbagbo under house arrest


April 13th, 2011 - 2:45 pm ICT by ANI
Abidjan, Apr 13 (ANI): Former Ivory Coast President Laurent Gbagbo has been placed under house arrest, said President Alassane Ouattara's Government.Gbagbo, who claimed victory in the November presidential run-off and ... Read more...

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Bollywood wants real life to follow reel life, supports Hazare campaign


April 8th, 2011 - 5:53 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi/Mumbai, Apr 8 (ANI): Bollywood fraternity has come out in full support of social activist Anna Hazare, who is continuing his fast-unto-death for the fourth day today to push the ... Read more...

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I don’t have to shout my allegiance: Amitabh Bachchan


April 8th, 2011 - 5:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 8 (IANS) Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan, who has so far kept mum on social activist Anna Hazare's stir against corruption, says he supports every movement for ... Read more...

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BJP criticises Mamata for frequently changing allies


February 15th, 2011 - 8:48 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Feb 15 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Tuesday took a dig at Mamata Banerjee's Trinamool Congress for "frequently changing allies and hobnobbing with Maoists".Speaking at a rally in the ... Read more...

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Mugabe supporters “beyond the reach of the law”: Amnesty


February 12th, 2011 - 6:03 pm ICT by ANI
Harare, Feb 12 (ANI): A Human rights organisation has warned that supporters of Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe have gone "beyond the reach of the law" raising fears among citizens ahead of elections ... Read more...

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Uninspiring World Cup, a thing of the past


January 17th, 2011 - 5:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan.17 (ANI): The World Cup has become the most overblown and uninspiring global sporting event.The 2011 World Cup might be a big deal for the host countries of India, Sri Lanka ... Read more...

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Clinton warns Arab leaders, Middle East will ’sink into sand’ if extremism not stopped


January 14th, 2011 - 7:03 pm ICT by ANI
Doha, Jan 14 (ANI): US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, who is currently on a tour of Arab countries, has reportedly told leaders of those countries that the Middle East could 'sink ... Read more...

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JUI-F chief Fazl ’shocked’ at ‘friend’ Burney’s terror-allegiance’ allegations


November 24th, 2010 - 1:09 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Nov 24 (ANI): Responding to former Pakistan minister Ansar Burney's call for banning the entry of Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam (JUI-F) Chief Maulana Fazl -ur-Rehman in the United Kingdom, the latter has said ... Read more...

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Elizabeth Hurley’s son loves ‘Austin Powers’


November 19th, 2010 - 3:37 am ICT by IANS
London, Nov 19 (IANS) Model-actress Elizabeth Hurley has a fan in her eight-year-old son Damian. His favourite film is "Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery", in which she starred opposite Mike Myers.Hurley ... Read more...

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Double agent being hunted for exposing Anna Chapman spy ring


November 12th, 2010 - 8:50 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Moscow, Nov 12 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A senior Russian secret agent is on the run after it emerged that he was also doubling as an agent for the United States. It emerged ... Read more...

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Parts of Obama coalition drifting toward GOP: Poll


October 28th, 2010 - 2:35 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Oct. 28 (ANI): Critical parts of the coalition that delivered President Obama to the White House in 2008 and gave Democrats control of Congress in 2006 are switching their allegiance ... Read more...

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Lahore High Court dismisses ‘high treason’ petition against ’spot-fixing’ cricketers


September 23rd, 2010 - 3:32 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Sep 23 (ANI): The Lahore High Court has dismissed a petition against Pakistani cricket players allegedly involved in the spot-fixing, as none of them have been proved to be guilty so ... Read more...

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Autopsy reports confirms that Russian spy defector died because he choked on meat


September 21st, 2010 - 8:10 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Sep 21 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A former top ranking member of the Russian spy agency who represented the former communist nation from the United Nations has died after a piece of meat ... Read more...

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Big B Is Senior Cop In RGV’s Department!


September 16th, 2010 - 11:13 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 16, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Filmmaker Ram Gopal Varma is preparing for his next movie Department, which is a follow-up of his 2002 hit film Company and a prequel to his ... Read more...

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