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US eyes infrastructure spending in India, emerging economies


September 21st, 2012 - 11:34 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 21 (IANS) With India and other emerging economies set to spends trillions of dollars to build infrastructure, US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton is hoping that they would ... Read more...

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Pranab, a strong partner to America: Hillary Clinton


July 26th, 2012 - 10:44 am ICT by IANS
Washington, July 26 (IANS) Calling Pranab Mukherjee a strong partner to America and the American people, US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has congratulated him on becoming the 13th ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

39 couples marry at UAE mass wedding


June 9th, 2012 - 12:49 am ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, June 8 (IANS/WAM) As many as 39 couples Friday got married at a mass wedding ceremony in Abu Dhabi.The wedding in the Western Region was attended by Sheikh ... Read more...

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Ease visa rules for better India ties: Pakistan daily


May 8th, 2012 - 1:27 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, May 8 (IANS) A Pakistani daily Tuesday sought easing of the "harsh visa rules" for better ties with neighbour India.An editorial in the News International said the idea ... Read more...

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Mahindra Satyam to participate in World Economic Forum


January 17th, 2012 - 7:25 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Jan 17 (IANS) Mahindra Satyam, a leading global consulting and IT services provider, will participate in the World Economic Forum's annual meeting in Davos, scheduled Jan 25-27.The Hyderabad-based firm ... Read more...

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Bangladesh keen to send workers to Libya


October 24th, 2011 - 10:32 am ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Oct 24 (IANS) The Bangladesh government is keen to send thousands of workers to Libya after the death of Muammar Gaddafi, a minister said."We've already made contact with the ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Bangladesh recognises NTC as Libya’s interim authority


October 14th, 2011 - 2:43 am ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Oct 14 (IANS) Bangladesh Thursday officially recognised the National Transitional Council (NTC) as Libya's interim authority."Bangladesh believes that Libya's people will decide its future," a Bangladesh Foreign Ministry release ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Krishna arrives in Dhaka, backs a prosperous Bangladesh (Lead)


July 6th, 2011 - 4:48 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, July 6 (IANS) India's External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna Wednesday began a three-day visit to Dhaka, saying "a prosperous, stable and democratic" Bangladesh was in the interest of ... Read more...

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NRIs want Mamata to bring industry back to Bengal


May 14th, 2011 - 12:33 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, May 14 (IANS) Hailing Mamata Banerjee's historic victory over the Left Front in West Bengal Friday, Bengali NRIs in Canada wanted industrialisation of the state to top her ... Read more...

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U.S. Secretary of State Clinton congratulates the Netherlands on Queen’s Day


April 29th, 2011 - 8:35 pm ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) -- U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton on Friday congratulated the people of the Netherlands on their annual Queen's Day celebration, or Koninginnedag as it is known locally."On ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

US admits Davis case has made bilateral relationship with Pakistan “more difficult”


February 18th, 2011 - 1:08 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 18(ANI): The United States has acknowledged that the 'illegal' detention issue of double murder-accused American official Raymond Davis has made its bilateral relationship with Pakistan "more difficult"."Has this case made ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Cocktail of cheap drugs can prevent Alzheimer’s?


November 23rd, 2010 - 2:47 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 23 (IANS) A low-cost diabetes drug taken with a red wine 'miracle pill' could prevent millions from suffering the agony of Alzheimer's, suggests new research.The two-in-one cocktail could keep the ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

There is an ‘education arms race’ on from India to China: Obama


October 14th, 2010 - 1:43 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Oct 14 (IANS) US President Barack Obama has warned that cutting America's education budget would amount to "unilateral disarmament" in an "education arms race" from India and China ... Read more...

Posted in World |

PPP strong enough to foil conspiracies, says Gilani


July 12th, 2010 - 6:08 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, July 12(ANI): Pakistan Prime Minister Yousaf Raza Gilani has said that the Pakistan People's Party (PPP) is strong enough to foil all conspiracies."The PPP has come to power through ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Obama urges Burmese military regime to free Suu Kyi


June 19th, 2010 - 3:43 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 19(ANI): As Burmese opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi marks her birthday under house arrest in Yangon, US President Barack Obama has called on the country's military regime to ... Read more...

Posted in World |

U.S. Forces-Iraq General Ray Odierno applauds the certification of Iraq’s March 7th election results


June 3rd, 2010 - 12:01 am ICT by BNO News
BAGHDAD (BNO NEWS) – The Commander of U.S. Forces-Iraq, General Ray Odierno, congratulated the people of Iraq and the Iraqi Supreme Court on Wednesday, after the high court announced the certification of ... Read more...

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Secretary Clinton congratulates Italy on its Republic Day


June 2nd, 2010 - 4:47 am ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON D.C. (BNO NEWS) – U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton congratulated on behalf of President Barack Obama and the American citizens, the people of Italy on the 64th celebration of its ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

‘Lack of will to reform holds up research in Muslim world’


April 1st, 2010 - 5:10 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 1 (IANS) Scientific research in Islamic countries suffers from a lack of political will to reform, to tackle corruption and to overhaul failing educational systems, institutions and attitudes, a theoretical ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Sir Cliff Richard pins hope on Soccer WC for South African street kids


March 8th, 2010 - 5:03 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 8 (ANI): Sir Cliff Richard believes the soccer World Cup, to be held in South Africa this year, will give hope to the street children in the country.The singer met ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Gen. Stanley McChrystal apologizes


February 23rd, 2010 - 11:55 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington DC, Feb 23 (THAINDIAN NEWS) General Stanley McChrystal apologized to the people of Afghanistan, for a weekend air strike that killed civilians in Afghanistan. He apologized straight to the people, who ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

U.S. Secretary of State Clinton congratulates New Zealand’s Waitangi Day


February 6th, 2010 - 3:32 am ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) – U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton on Friday congratulated the people of New Zealand for the anniversary of the signing of the Treaty of Waitangi.“This is an ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Chris Henry’s funeral to be held on Tuesday


December 19th, 2009 - 2:54 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Cincinnati, Dec 18 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The unfortunate Chris Henry who died an untimely death at 26, in an accident, will have his funeral on Tuesday. He had an argument with his ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Mumbai observes the first anniversary of 26/11 terror attack


November 26th, 2009 - 1:52 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Nov 26 (ANI): Mumbai, which is still trying to recover from the scars of last year's 26/11 terrorist attacks, marked the first anniversary of the horrific incident, by lighting candles ... Read more...

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Manmohan Singh greets nation on occasion of Durga Puja, Dussehra


September 26th, 2009 - 1:34 am ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Sep 26 (ANI): Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh has greeted the nation on the occasion of Durga Puja and Dussehra.In a message, the Prime Minister said the two ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Investing in children’s education top priority for parents: Survey


August 19th, 2009 - 8:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 19 (IANS) For more than half of urban families planning and funding for their child's education takes priority over investing in retirement plans or medical insurance, a survey released ... Read more...

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Bollywood, British celebs ditch pants for chemical campaign


July 7th, 2009 - 1:25 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 7 (ANI): Bollywood stars as well as British celebrities are ditching their pants to protest against the use of harmful pesticide in underwear production.British TV presenter Dermot O'Leary and Coco ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Recession-hit Gordon Ramsay sees brighter future


July 3rd, 2009 - 5:49 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jul 3 (ANI): Brit celebrity chef Gordon Ramsay has revealed that he sees a better future for his global restaurant empire, even though the ongoing recession has hit him hard, and ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

I am not looking for justice, but for development: 1984 riot victim


April 28th, 2009 - 1:38 pm ICT by IANS
By Richa Sharma New Delhi, April 28 (IANS) Put in jail when just two along with her family members during the 1984 anti-Sikh riots here, Amarjeet Kaur, 24, is ready to bury ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Schwarzenegger launches green training for at-risk youths


March 17th, 2009 - 11:14 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, March 17 (DPA) California governor Arnold Schwarzenegger has launched a new environmental jobs programme for at-risk young adults, saying that the training programme could fight poverty and pollution at ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

John Travolta, wife thank fans for support over sons death


January 5th, 2009 - 5:27 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, January 5 (ANI): John Travolta and his wife Kelly Preston have thanked fans for showing support over the demise of their son, in their first public statement since the tragedy ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

UPA Govt. making a sincere endeavor to keep its promises: Manmohan Singh


August 15th, 2008 - 2:17 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug.15 (ANI): The Prime Minister, Dr. Manmohan Singh, on Friday said that his United Progressive Alliance (UPA) Government is making a sincere endeavor to keep each of its promises ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Text of Prime Minister Manmohan Singh’’s address part 1


August 15th, 2008 - 12:43 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug.15 (ANI): Following is the first part of the text of PrimeMinister Manmohan Singh''s address from the Red Fort on the occasionof the nation''s 62nd Independence Day:My ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Prime Minister’s address on Independence Day


August 15th, 2008 - 11:45 am ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug.15 (ANI): Following is the text of Prime Minister Manmohan Singh''s address from the Red Fort on the occasion of the nation''s 62nd Independence Day:“My dear countrymen, brothers, sisters ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Text of PM Manmohan Singh’s I-Day address


August 15th, 2008 - 10:20 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 15 (IANS) Following is the text of Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's address from the Red Fort on the occasion of the nation's 62nd Independence Day: My dear countrymen, brothers, ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Filmmaking event named I am the change held in Mumbai


August 2nd, 2008 - 9:30 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, August 2 (ANI): India ''s entertainment capital Mumbai witnessed a congregation of 101 filmmakers who showcased their edited five-minute films on a host of issues on Friday.The initiative ''I Am ... Read more...

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