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India says it is acting to resolve its workers’ crisis in Angola


May 16th, 2012 - 11:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 16 (IANS) The Indian government is "acting on all fronts" to resolve a crisis faced by its 1,100 workers at a cement factory in Angola and ... Read more...

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After Obama, Oz PM gets hi tech situation room


February 21st, 2011 - 4:53 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb.21 (ANI): After US President Barack Obama, Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard has a high security situation room, in parliament.The facility, costing 35 million American dollars, was initiated under former ... Read more...

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‘Miracle’ mineral drink contains bleach?


September 29th, 2010 - 4:36 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 29 (IANS) Health watchdogs have warned against a 'miracle' health drink that contains industrial strength bleach.Hundreds of thousands of bottles of 'Miracle Mineral Solution' have been sold worldwide after makers ... Read more...

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Zing Big Screen to showcase Ek Ajnabee On 20th Sept, Monday at 9:30 pm


September 16th, 2010 - 6:40 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 16, 2010 (Sampurn Wire):Bangkok based Ravi Rathore lives a wealthy lifestyle and runs a business which he took over when he married Nikasha. They now have a school-going daughter, Anamika, and ... Read more...

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IPL muscles flexing leaves White open to disclosing Victorian mates drawbacks


August 12th, 2010 - 2:19 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Aug.12 (ANI): Australian all-rounder Cameron White is facing a major dilemma of sorts when he takes part in next month's Champions League in South Africa as a member of the Bangalore ... Read more...

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US to assist S. Korea with naval defense plan


May 31st, 2010 - 2:05 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 31 (ANI): Senior American officials have revealed that the Obama administration is planning a long-term program to plug major gaps in the South's naval defenses. They said the sinking of ... Read more...

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Designer Abduction: Kidnapping For Hire


February 24th, 2010 - 2:42 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Paris, France Feb 23 (THAINDIAN NEWS) For citizens of France who have grown bored with the "normal" ways of thrill seeking, a new adrenaline rush is available, for a price. For 900 ... Read more...

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South Waziristan locals doubt Pak Army’s motives in ‘mother of all battles’


October 23rd, 2009 - 6:09 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct.23 (ANI): The Pakistan Army may have pledged that it is going to root out the Taliban from its den in South Waziristan through the operation named 'Raah-e-Nijaat', but local ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Nepal’s trade deficit with India to rise to 57.3 percent


July 14th, 2009 - 5:33 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, July 14 (IANS) Hampered by a power crisis, poor rainfall, double-digit inflation and internal turmoil, Nepal's trade deficit with foreign countries is going to rise in the current fiscal, with the ... Read more...

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Satyam Australia chief quits


May 27th, 2009 - 7:22 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, May 27 (ANI): The E head of Satyam Computer Services in Australia, Deepak Nangia, has resigned.Nangia told The Australian he left the company around three weeks ago to pursue other ... Read more...

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Champions League: McCullum unlikely to dump Otago for New South Wales


May 27th, 2009 - 3:52 pm ICT by ANI
Otago (New Zealand), May 27 (ANI): New Zealand wicketkeeper-batsman Brendon McCullum is unlikely to turn his back on Otago to play for New South Wales in the Champions League Twenty20 tournament in ... Read more...

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McCullum may play for New South Wales in Champions League Twenty20 tourney


May 26th, 2009 - 2:51 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, May 26 (ANI): New South Wales Cricket are poised to offer Otago 250,000 American dollars for Brendon McCullum's services in the inaugural Champions League Twenty20 tournament after losing David Warner to ... Read more...

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Taliban says MNA’s opposing sharia regulation will be considered infidels


April 13th, 2009 - 1:43 pm ICT by ANI
Peshawar,Apr.13(ANI):TheTehreek-e-Nifaz-e-Shariat-e-Muhammadi (TNSM) and the Swat chapter of Tehreek-e-Taliban (TTP), have announced that those Members of the National Assembly (MNA) who oppose the Nizam-e-Adl Regulation bill in Parliament will be considered infidels.TNSM ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Obama’s Af-Pak plan disastrous for Pakistan: experts


April 3rd, 2009 - 6:16 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, April 3 (IANS) US President Barack Obama's new strategy for Pakistan's troubled tribal areas and Afghanistan is a recipe for disaster from Islamabad's point of view, say experts. They also lamented ... Read more...

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Afghan firms smuggling dollars in lakhs from Pak daily


November 11th, 2008 - 2:42 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Nov 11 (ANI): A few Afghan-based money exchange firms are facilitating illegal export of US dollars from Pakistan to Afghanistan, thus causing a massive devaluation of the Pakistani rupee against ... Read more...

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Indian steel giant Bhushan to acquire 64 percent stake in Queenslands Bowen Energy


September 13th, 2008 - 2:32 pm ICT by ANI
Brisbane, Sept.13 (ANI): Indian steel giant Bhushan is to acquire a 64 percent stake in Queenslands Bowen Energy. The Australian reported that Bhushan had paid 560,000 dollars to take its holding to ... Read more...

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Used Olympics tickets may turn out to be long term investments


August 19th, 2008 - 7:01 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Aug. 19 (ANI): Used Olympic tickets have got a second lease of life, and may eventually turn out to be good long-term investments, thanks to some popular Chinese collectors websites.Currently, ... Read more...

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Murdoch may invest 100 million US dollars on India TV channels


August 4th, 2008 - 3:02 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Aug.4 (ANI): Rupert Murdoch''s News Corporation plans to invest 100 million American dollars to launch six regional TV channels in India. I''m guessing the investments will be in the region of ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

CIA sees Pak Army chief Kayani as a master manipulator


July 21st, 2008 - 12:26 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 21 (ANI): In the eyes of the United States Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) Pakistans Chief of Army Staff, General Ashfaq Parvez Kayani is a master manipulator. A New York Times ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

10,000 health workers stop polio in Somalia


March 26th, 2008 - 2:55 pm ICT by admin
Geneva (Switzerland), Mar.26 (ANI): Somalia is again polio-free, the Global Polio Eradication Initiative (GPEI) announced today, calling it a 'historic achievement' in public health. Somalia has not reported a case since ... Read more...

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Australians unhappy with proposed Pak tour venues


February 8th, 2008 - 2:58 pm ICT by admin
Lahore, Feb.8 (ANI): Cricket Australia officials have expressed "significant concern" over the four venues shortlisted by the Pakistan Cricket Board for the March-April Test and one-day series between Australia and Pakistan. Pakistan has ... Read more...

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Thunder Jet JF-17 production begins in Pakistan


January 22nd, 2008 - 7:27 pm ICT by admin
Islamabad, Jan.22 (ANI): Pakistan and China have begun the co-production of the Thunder jet JF-17 at the Kamra Aeronautical Complex. Air Chief Marshal Tanveer Mehmood inaugurated the co-production facility at Kamra on ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Pakistan to start JF-17 production from tomorrow


January 21st, 2008 - 7:39 pm ICT by admin
Islamabad, Jan.21 (ANI): A joint production of the Pakistan-China JF-17 thunder jet would be started at Kamra from Tuesday. Launching ceremony of JF-17 sub assemblies to be held at Pakistan Aeronautical complex ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Satyam ANZ doubles sales volume


January 21st, 2008 - 3:09 pm ICT by admin
Melbourne, Jan.21 (ANI): India's Satyam Computer Services' Australia and New Zealand business has reported third quarter revenue of 47 million American dollars. Deepak Nangia, Satyam Computer Services ANZ head, said 90 per ... Read more...

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Aussies’ are global leaders on personal wealth front


November 14th, 2007 - 2:24 am ICT by admin
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