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Arrogance may hurt Congress: Mulayam (Lead)


September 19th, 2012 - 5:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhiucknow, Sep 19 (IANS) Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav warned Wednesday that the "arrogance" of the Congress was going to hurt it badly.Speaking to reporters a day ... Read more...

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BJP to consult allies on special session to prove UPA majority


September 18th, 2012 - 11:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 18 (IANS) The BJP Tuesday termed the Manmohan Singh government basically a "Congress government" following decision of Trinamool Congress to withdraw support and said it would talk ... Read more...

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Ayatollah Khamenei blames US, Israel for anti-Islam movie


September 14th, 2012 - 8:37 am ICT by IANS
Tehran, Sep 14 (IANS) Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei has blamed the US and Israel for the production of an anti-Islam movie that insults Prophet Mohammad, Xinhua reported.In ... Read more...

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Argentina criticises Britain’s ‘arrogance’ in Assange case


August 29th, 2012 - 1:14 pm ICT by IANS
Buenos Aires, Aug 29 (IANS) Argentina's Ambassador to Britain Alicia Castro has criticized the British government's "arrogance" in dealing with the Julian Assange case.Castro told a radio station that the ... Read more...

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Tamil Nadu leaders greet Malayalees on Onam


August 28th, 2012 - 2:43 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 28 (IANS) Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa and DMK president M. Karunanidhi Tuesday greeted Malayalees on Onam.In a statement issued here, Jayalalithaa said, "The Onam festival stresses ... Read more...

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China criticises US report on religious freedom


July 31st, 2012 - 1:44 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 31 (IANS) China has criticised the US government's report on international religious freedom, calling it "a notorious practice of blatantly interfering in the internal affairs of other countries".The ... Read more...

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Holding lambasts WICB, Gibson over handling of senior players


May 25th, 2012 - 1:49 pm ICT by IANS
Bridgetown (Barbados), May 25 (IANS/CMC) Legendary former West Indies fast bowler Michael Holding has yet again slammed the West Indies Cricket Board's (WICB) management of the sport in the ... Read more...

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Team Anna’s allegations regrettable: Congress


March 26th, 2012 - 8:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 26 (IANS) Terming the allegations levelled against politicians by Team Anna as "highly regrettable", the Congress Monday said it stood for dissent provided there is dignity of ... Read more...

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Victor Banerjee upset with National Awards jury


March 19th, 2012 - 1:35 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 19 (IANS) Victor Banerjee is upset with this year's National Awards jury for rejecting Assamese director Bidyut Kotoki's film "As The River Flows" for not being Assamese.Victor, who ... Read more...

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Self-obsessed people dont make good leaders


January 2nd, 2012 - 11:35 am ICT by IANS
London, Jan 2 (IANS) While individuals brimming with confidence or arrogance and showing natural authority may appear potential leaders, a dominating attitude or self-obsession often leaves such individuals being worst ... Read more...

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Opposition not responsible for passing bill: BJP


December 28th, 2011 - 7:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 28 (IANS) Reacting to Congress president Sonia Gandhi's remarks blaming the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) for the defeat of the constitutional amendment bill on Lokpal, Leader ... Read more...

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No house discussion on copyright bill, Sibal slams BJP


December 20th, 2011 - 10:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 20 (IANS) Human Resource Development Minister Kapil Sibal Tuesday moved the copyright (amendment) bill in the Rajya Sabha but it could not be taken up for ... Read more...

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Cinema now just a product: Shekhar Kapur


December 5th, 2011 - 3:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 5 (IANS) Acclaimed filmmaker Shekhar Kapur hasn't directed a Hindi film since "Bandit Queen" in 1994, and he blames the increased focus on marketing cinema as a ... Read more...

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Worse days ahead for Pakistan-US ties: Daily


December 4th, 2011 - 1:24 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Dec 4 (IANS) Pakistan and America are both locked in a serious conflict which has been "worsened by the arrogance exhibited by the US", a Pakistani daily said Sunday ... Read more...

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Attack on Pakistani soldiers smacks of US arrogance: Daily


November 29th, 2011 - 12:56 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Nov 29 (IANS) The NATO attack that left over two dozen Pakistani soldiers dead smacks of the "arrogance of a superpower", said a Pakistani daily. It noted that ... Read more...

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Tamil Nadu not to allow FDI funded retail outlets


November 27th, 2011 - 4:33 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Nov 27 (IANS) Announcing her government's decision not to allow retail outlets with FDI in her state, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa Sunday asked the central government to ... Read more...

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British politician’s son jailed for sexual assault


November 15th, 2011 - 8:56 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 15 (IANS) The son of a British MP has been jailed for four years for sexually assaulting a woman after a party.Benjamin Boateng is the 27-year-old son of ... Read more...

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BJP wants apology from Chinese ambassador


November 4th, 2011 - 8:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 4 (IANS) Stating that his behaviour was "insulting and unacceptable", the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Friday asked Chinese ambassador Zhang Yan to apologise over wrong map ... 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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Post Anna, support for government dips: poll


September 14th, 2011 - 7:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 14 (IANS) In the wake of the Anna Hazare campaign against corruption, as many as 74 percent of respondents say they are dissatisfied with the Congress-led ... Read more...

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RSS supports Anna’s stir, to mobilise people against graft


August 27th, 2011 - 6:06 pm ICT by IANS
Agartala, Aug 27 (IANS) Backing the stir by Anna Hazare against corruption, the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) Saturday slammed the "uncalled for arrogance" by the government to the activist's ... Read more...

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Day nine of Hazare’s fast: Supporters angry, worried


August 24th, 2011 - 7:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 24 (IANS) As activist Anna Hazare's agitation at the Ramlila Maidan here for a strong Lokpal bill entered its ninth day Wednesday, there is growing anger among ... Read more...

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BJP seeks removal of Chidambaram (Lead)


August 10th, 2011 - 10:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 10 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Wednesday demanded the sacking of Home Minister P. Chidambaram over the police crackdown on its activists a day earlier ... Read more...

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Caste consciousness reigns supreme in India: Gandhy (Lead)


July 16th, 2011 - 4:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 16 (IANS) Jailed Maoist ideologue Kobad Gandhy, highlighting the problems of Dalits and the poor in an essay reminiscing his wife Anuradha Shanbag and her work, says ... Read more...

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Chinese firm fumes over CNN’s disgusting food remark


July 6th, 2011 - 8:23 pm ICT by IANS
Shanghai, July 6 (IANS) A Chinese food company has asked the US television network CNN to apologize after it claimed one of its products as the "most disgusting food" in ... Read more...

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Musharraf says Osama raid was technically an act of war


May 25th, 2011 - 2:20 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 25 (IANS) The US raid to take out Osama bin Laden was technically "an act of war", said former Pakistani president Pervez Musharraf, who described as "arrogance" ... Read more...

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I missed my parents after getting the award news: Rekha Bhardwaj


May 20th, 2011 - 12:23 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 19 (IANS) "I was emotional because I missed my parents," said Rekha Bhardwaj after winning her first national award, adding it was their dream to see her as ... Read more...

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Bengal intellectuals happy with regime change


May 13th, 2011 - 7:42 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 13 (IANS) Prominent intellectuals Friday expressed their happiness over the defeat of the 34-year-old Left Front government in the state and said the result was most expected ... Read more...

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From aide to adversary - former bureaucrat takes on Buddhadeb


April 26th, 2011 - 4:05 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 26 (IANS) He is taking on the chief minister whom he used to address as "Sir". Today, former West Bengal chief secretary Manish Gupta is confident of ... Read more...

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Obama isn’t qualified to lead the country: former UN Ambassador John Bolton


March 27th, 2011 - 12:32 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 27 (ANI): Former United Nations Ambassador John Bolton has said that US President Barack Obama is not qualified enough to lead the country.Addressing a conference of conservative Republicans in ... Read more...

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New ethics code will ban Russian MPs from wearing miniskirts


March 26th, 2011 - 2:18 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 26 (ANI): A new ethics code has been passed that will forbid Russian MPs and their aides from wearing miniskirts and indiscreet behaviour that may tarnish the image of parliament.According ... Read more...

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Saran questions Mulford’s notion on US influence in India


March 22nd, 2011 - 12:29 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 21 (IANS) Former US envoy to India David Mulford had an "exaggerated notion" about the extent of American influence in this country, especially in the context of ... Read more...

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Need more industries to create jobs: Buddhadeb


March 20th, 2011 - 10:21 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, March 20 (IANS) With assembly elections around the corner, West Bengal Chief Minister Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee Sunday called for "more and more" industries in order to generate employment and promised ... Read more...

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AIADMK saves alliance, DMDK agrees to list


March 20th, 2011 - 7:15 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, March 20 (IANS) A three-day crisis that threatened to break the AIADMK camp ended Sunday with its major ally DMDK agreeing to contest from the 41 constituencies allotted to ... Read more...

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End NATO operations in Afghanistan: Karzai


March 12th, 2011 - 8:29 pm ICT by ANI
Asadabad (Afghanistan), Mar. 12 (ANI): President Hamid Karzai has appealed to international troops to stop operations in Afghanistan.Speaking after visiting the relatives of nine children killed in a NATO air strike, the ... Read more...

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