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US wants better India-Bangladesh economic ties


April 24th, 2012 - 4:26 pm ICT by IANS
Agartala, April 24 (IANS) The US wants better trade and economic relations between India and Bangladesh through the northeastern region which has "huge scope of progress in future", an American ... Read more...

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Cyanide-laced food kills five in Mexico


December 27th, 2011 - 11:20 am ICT by IANS
Guadalajara (Mexico), Dec 27 (IANS/EFE) Five residents of a drug rehab center in this western Mexican city died and 26 fell sick after eating donated food that apparently contained cyanide, ... Read more...

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All US workplaces could be smoke-free by 2020


April 22nd, 2011 - 11:25 am ICT by IANS
Washington, April 22 (IANS/EFE) The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Thursday that by 2020 there could be smoke-free workplaces across the US.The prediction reflects the impact of decades ... Read more...

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India, UN to help growth in Rwanda


April 11th, 2011 - 7:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 11 (IANS) India and the UN have expressed solidarity to help growth in Rwanda as the country marked the 17th anniversary of a genocide that killed ... Read more...

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‘US due for deadly terrorist attack by homegrown terrorists’


December 2nd, 2010 - 4:57 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 2(ANI): A top counterterrorism official has warned that a spate of thwarted bombing attempts proves that the United States is facing an evolving threat from homegrown terrorists.National Counterterrorism Center Director, ... Read more...

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American Center to run Facebook contest ahead of Obama’s visit


October 22nd, 2010 - 9:41 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 22 (IANS) The American Center in Mumbai Friday announced a youth ‘First Citizen' contest through its Facebook Fan page in honour of the visit of President Barack Obama to ... Read more...

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Obama said US can absorb another 9/11, claims Woodward book


September 23rd, 2010 - 3:25 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 23(ANI): US President Barack Obama reckons that the country can "absorb" another terror attack, a new book by journalist Bob Woodward has claimed.According to Fox News, the comment in ... Read more...

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Qaeda likely to attempt frequent small-scale but deadly terrorist attacks in US: Officials


September 23rd, 2010 - 1:54 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 23(ANI): Al-Qaeda and its allies are likely to attempt small-scale and less sophisticated terrorist attacks in the United States, senior Obama administration officials have said.Testifying before the Senate Homeland Security ... Read more...

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Daniel Pearl tribute concert in Goa Thursday


September 22nd, 2010 - 4:32 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 22 (IANS) A tribute concert to honour the memory of slain American journalist Daniel Pearl will be held in Goa Thursday, as part of the Daniel Pearl World Music Days. Pearl, ... Read more...

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Three civilians among nine killed in Afghanistan


August 21st, 2010 - 3:22 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, Aug 21 (IANS) Two children and a woman were killed in clashes between NATO-led forces and Taliban militants in Afghanistan, officials said Saturday. Six Taliban insurgents were also killed during ... Read more...

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Taliban cell leader and other suspected insurgents captured throughout Afghanistan


July 25th, 2010 - 3:57 pm ICT by BNO News
KABUL (BNO NEWS) -- Numerous suspected insurgents, including a Taliban cell leader and a Haggani sub-commander, were captured by Afghan and coalition forces on Saturday, the NATO-led International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) ... Read more...

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Letter from 1930’s delivered


July 24th, 2010 - 1:23 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Stockton, July 23 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A letter, which was written by a nun in the 1930’s, has finally been delivered after being in transit for 73 years. However the intended recipient ... Read more...

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Letter posted in the 1930’s finally gets delivered after 73 years


July 23rd, 2010 - 9:02 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Stockton, July 23 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A letter sent 73 years ago has finally reached its intended destination, a year after the intended recipient died.The letter was sent on December 23, 1937 ... Read more...

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Film promoting sexual assault to be screened on campus despite protests


August 26th, 2009 - 4:49 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 26 (ANI): The film version of author Tucker Max's book 'I Hope They Serve Beer in Hell' will be screened at North Carolina State University today, despite Women's Center's protests ... Read more...

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Left Front alleges US ‘interference’ in India’s internal affairs


March 21st, 2009 - 8:42 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, March 21 (IANS) Chairman of West Bengal's ruling Left Front Biman Bose Saturday alleged that the US was "interfering" in India's internal affairs by organising dialogues with sections of the ... Read more...

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China ready to challenge western dominance in water sports


July 26th, 2008 - 1:25 pm ICT by IANS
Xinhua Beijing, July 26 (Xinhua) Host China announced its biggest-ever Olympic delegation and strongest-ever in water sports in an attempt to break the decades-long dominance by western countries in the so-called "events of ... Read more...

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Researchers developing new technologies to store, recycle nuclear waste


May 31st, 2008 - 3:19 pm ICT by admin
Washington, May 31 (ANI): Researchers at Auburn University (AU) in the US are developing new technologies to store and recycle nuclear waste.The researchers at AUs Center for Actinide Science are ... Read more...

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Vitesse announces strategic investment in Hyderabad


December 8th, 2007 - 8:54 pm ICT by admin
Hyderabad, Dec 8 (ANI-Business Wire India): Vitesse Semiconductor Corporation has announced plans to significantly increase its presence in Hyderabad, where it currently manages a design-development center. The company announced plans to increase investment ... Read more...

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