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Two ABCs to help Kerala do business with US


September 9th, 2012 - 7:47 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 9 (IANS) The US Foreign Commercial Services Sunday announced the opening of two American Business Corners (ABC), one in Kochi and the other here.The American Business Corners will ... Read more...

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Booklets provide guidance to women dumped by NRI spouses


February 3rd, 2012 - 8:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 3 (IANS) As part of efforts to help women deserted by their non-resident Indian (NRI) husbands, the government has brought out booklets and pamphlets on safeguards, ... Read more...

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Muslims preach RSS values in Lucknow


February 9th, 2011 - 10:43 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Feb 9 (IANS) Donning skull caps and armed with RSS literature, small groups of Muslims here are on a campaign to preach the values of the Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh among members ... Read more...

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Maoism, Azad and Binayak Sen a hit at Kolkata Book Fair


February 6th, 2011 - 12:43 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Feb 6 (IANS) A slew of pro-ultra publications, on killed Maoist ideologue Azad and jailed activist Binayak Sen, sold like hot cakes in the two-week long Kolkata Book Fair ... Read more...

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MNS to help Maharashtrian youths with railway exam


February 2nd, 2011 - 9:57 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 2 (IANS) The Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) will launch a campaign across the state to train Maharashtrian youths to perform well in the forthcoming railway recruitment examinations and ... Read more...

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Five Maoists killed in Orissa


January 2nd, 2011 - 5:22 pm ICT by ANI
Jajpur (Orissa), Jan 2 (ANI): At least five Maoists were killed in a fierce gunbattle with security forces in Orissa's Jajpur district today.According to sources, the Maoists fired on a joint ... Read more...

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Forgetting Ghalib is forgetting history, says writer-diplomat


December 25th, 2010 - 3:07 pm ICT by IANS
By Madhusree Chatterjee New Delhi, Dec 25 (IANS) It worries and even angers diplomat-writer Pavan K. Varma that Delhi, of all places, has almost completely forgotten Mirza Ghalib, the great poet and ... Read more...

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RTI yet to reach Orissa’s tribals, Dalits


November 11th, 2010 - 4:32 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Nov 11 (IANS) They constitute some of the most neglected sections of Indian society, but Orissa's tribals and Dalits may soon make use of a powerful tool to improve their lot ... Read more...

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Zed urges fellow Hindus to educate Americans about Hinduism


October 1st, 2010 - 5:21 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Oct 1 (ANI): Renowned Hindu statesman Rajan Zed is urging fellow Hindus to do a better job of educating Americans about Hinduism and remove misconceptions about it.Zed, who is President ... Read more...

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Chinese students to learn chastity lessons from US Christian ministry


September 2nd, 2010 - 6:51 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 2 (ANI): A conservative US Christian ministry is set to give Chinese students in the South West province of Yunnan, lessons in chastity.Christian ministry, Focus on the Family, based in ... Read more...

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UAE aims to build bridges with books on Islam


August 12th, 2010 - 5:19 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, Aug 12 (IANS/WAM) Multilingual publications about Islam will be distributed to build a bridge between local people and Muslims from other countries settled in the United Arab Emirates (UAE). The Dubai Department ... Read more...

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Shah Rukh, Kareena rule popularity charts


April 30th, 2010 - 6:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 30 (IANS) Bollywood stars Shah Rukh Khan and Kareena Kapoor left behind a brigade of other celebrities in popularity to top the Bollywood Barometer ranked by eBay India. The ... Read more...

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India regrets cancellation of Nepal passport-making contract


April 14th, 2010 - 1:02 pm ICT by ANI
Kathmandu, Apr 14 (ANI): India has expressed regret over the cancellation of a contractto supply of Machine Readable Passports (MRPs) to Nepal following Kathmandu's politically motivated decision.Issuing a statement here on Tuesday, ... Read more...

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Jobs in Maharashtra only for those born here: Thackeray


February 1st, 2010 - 9:27 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 1 (IANS) Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) chief Raj Thackeray Monday demanded that jobs in Maharashtra be given only those born in the state. Addressing a party meeting at Shanmukhanand Hall ... Read more...

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80yr-old Chinese man’s dream to spread English language


September 2nd, 2009 - 4:19 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Sep 2 (ANI): An 80-year-old Chinese man, who wants to spread the English language, has authored and published three booklets in the past four years to help people learn it.Tang ... Read more...

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Set your own house in order, Mayawati tells Rahul Gandhi


July 18th, 2009 - 8:17 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, July 18 (IANS) Continuing the verbal sparring with the Congress, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati Saturday hit out at Congress general secretary Rahul Gandhi for his comments against her government, ... Read more...

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Status of Indian and Pakistani armies in Jammu and Kashmir(Part 3)


June 17th, 2009 - 12:30 pm ICT by ANI
But despite the Standstill Agreement Pakistani government managed a 'Tribal invasion' to acquire Jammu and Kashmir. Unofficially Pakistani army and civilians entered the state territory to support and direct the tribal invasion. ... Read more...

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Ragging is human rights abuse, says Supreme Court


February 11th, 2009 - 8:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 11 (IANS) Terming ragging as "human rights abuse in essence", the Supreme Court Wednesday again directed all educational institutions to take stringent anti-ragging measures, including filing criminal cases against ... Read more...

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Gowda accuses apex court judge of bias, forces him to abandon lawsuit (Lead)


February 9th, 2009 - 8:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 9 (IANS) A senior Supreme Court judge quit hearing a lawsuit on construction of the Bangalore-Mysore Expressway Monday after former prime minister H.D. Deve Gowda accused him of bias ... Read more...

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Apex court judge quits hearing on Bangalore-Mysore expressway


February 9th, 2009 - 3:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 9 (IANS) Justice Arijit Pasayat of the Supreme Court Monday quit hearing a lawsuit on implementation of prestigious Bangalore-Mysore expressway in Karnataka. He abandoned the hearing on a plea ... Read more...

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Apex court criticises Deve Gowda for trying to influence judges


February 4th, 2009 - 9:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 4 (IANS) The Supreme Court Wednesday criticised former prime minister H.D. Deve Gowda for trying to influence judges by sending them booklets alleging corruption in the Rs.75 billion (Rs.750 ... Read more...

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Educational intervention can change women’’s attitudes towards tanning


October 20th, 2008 - 3:53 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 20 (ANI): Educational literature, not increased fears of skin cancer, can change young women''s use of indoor tanning, as it will promote healthier alternatives for changing appearance, according to ... Read more...

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UK Police prepare terror attack warning for restaurants and cinemas


August 4th, 2008 - 11:35 am ICT by ANI
London, Aug.4 (ANI): Britains National Counter Terrorism Security Office, a specialist police unit, has reportedly drawn up a warning guide for hospitality and entertainment sites in anticipation of terror attacks at ... Read more...

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Terror attack warning for restaurants, cinemas in UK


August 4th, 2008 - 10:13 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 4 (IANS) Police are warning restaurants, theatres and cinemas in the UK to be prepared against terrorist attacks amid fears of British towns becoming terror targets in the future. The ... Read more...

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Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan’s first ever biography launched


May 29th, 2008 - 1:59 pm ICT by admin
Islamabad , May 29 (ANI): Qawwali Emperor Nusrat Fateh Ali Khans first ever biography was released here by Dr Pierre Alain Baud, a researcher and journalist.The function organized to present the ... Read more...

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UPA Government completes four years


May 22nd, 2008 - 2:50 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, May 22 (ANI): The United Progressive Alliance (UPA) Government on Thursday completed its four years in power. The fifth and final year of the UPA Government has just began. The ... Read more...

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Around 46,000 Indian passports withdrawn (Lead, Changing dateline)


May 3rd, 2008 - 7:09 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi/Dubai, May 3 (IANS) Weeding out passports bearing the same numbers, the Indian consulate in Dubai has asked holders of nearly 46,000 passports under the Z series to get these replaced ... Read more...

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Dubai mission trashes ‘missing passports’ reports


April 29th, 2008 - 11:27 pm ICT by admin
Dubai, April 29 (IANS) The Indian consulate in Dubai has dismissed as "baseless and scurrilous" reports appearing in a Kolkata-based English daily that the mission was involved in a case of 500 ... Read more...

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Andhra Pradesh to print ‘know your criminals’ booklets


March 3rd, 2008 - 11:11 pm ICT by admin
Hyderabad, March 3 (IANS) In a novel initiative, Andhra Pradesh Police are printing "know your criminals" booklets containing photographs, addresses and brief crime details of 400 notorious offenders of the capital city. ... Read more...

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