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UK’s HIV awareness campaign issues warning to World Cup fans

July 17th, 2010 - 4:47 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 17(ANI): A HIV awareness campaign in UK is urging football fans, who attended the FIFA World Cup in South Africa, to visit their local sexual health clinic if they had ... Read more...

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Young US adults more politically active, but not more knowledgeable

August 14th, 2009 - 2:11 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 14 (ANI): Although young adults between 18- to 24-year-olds are more politically active, their involvement hasn't increased their knowledge about politics, finds a new US study.Three Kansas State University ... Read more...

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Coal mine fires an election issue in Jharkhand

April 12th, 2009 - 12:03 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, April 12 (IANS) The fires have been burning underground in the Jharia coalfields since 1916. Political parties are feeling the heat in this general election with displacement due to ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Thief hits campaign trail - with success (Poll Prattle)

April 9th, 2009 - 6:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 9 (IANS) Deteriorating law and order situation is one of the campaign issues the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has been vociferous about in Goa. And one leader at ... Read more...

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VHP leader’s murder, riots major issues in Orissa

April 7th, 2009 - 11:42 am ICT by IANS
By Jatindra Dash Bhubaneswar, April 7 (IANS) The killing of a Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) leader last year and the communal violence it triggered in Orissa have become major election campaign issues.At ... Read more...

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Poll fever grips Assam: development, terrorism main campaign issues

February 5th, 2009 - 11:40 am ICT by IANS
Guwahati, Feb 5 (IANS) While development is the campaign buzzword for the ruling Congress in Assam, the opposition Asom Gana Parishad (AGP)-Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) combine is gearing up to give a ... Read more...

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Shooting prices to dominate Delhi campaign

November 7th, 2008 - 10:53 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 7 (IANS) With tomatoes touching Rs.50 a kilogram, the humble dal selling at upwards of Rs.60 a kg and chicken at Rs.120 per kg from Rs.90 only a fortnight ... Read more...

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Expert says McCain-Obama debates likely to be as significant as Kennedy-Nixon debate

September 24th, 2008 - 1:52 pm ICT by ANI
Columbia (Missouri US), Sept.24 (ANI): An internationally recognized scholar of presidential debates believes that the McCain-Obama presidential debates coming up this week and next month, will be as significant as the ... Read more...

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BJP, Congress lock horns in Karnataka’s second poll phase (Preview)

May 15th, 2008 - 1:58 pm ICT by admin
By Fakir Balaji Mangalore, May 15 (IANS) In the second phase of polling Friday, the die is cast for a no-holds-barred contest between the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and the Congress in 66 ... Read more...

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UPA unable to check inflation and terrorism: Advani

May 2nd, 2008 - 8:57 pm ICT by admin
Anekal (Karnataka), May 2 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party leader L.K. Advani Friday said the United Progressive Alliance (UPA) government was no longer in a position to check inflation and terrorism and may ... Read more...

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Karnataka polls will set the trend for 2009 general election

April 15th, 2008 - 9:43 am ICT by admin
New Delhi, April 15 (IANS) In this season of discontent with voters battling price rise and increasing inflation, the Karnataka poll next month could be an important political bellwether, particularly for the ... Read more...

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