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Manmohan, Sonia to attend cultural event


April 10th, 2012 - 9:17 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, April 10 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi will Friday attend the inaugural of the silver jubilee celebrations of zonal cultural centres in India ... Read more...

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CBI raids Kalmadi in hunt for CWG tainted money (Intro Roundup)


December 24th, 2010 - 10:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Pune/Mumbai, Dec 24 (IANS) The CBI Friday seized stacks of documents, laptops and computer discs after raiding homes and premises linked to Commonwealth Games chief organizer Suresh Kalmadi in Delhi, ... Read more...

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CBI raids Kalmadi in hunt for CWG tainted money (Roundup)


December 24th, 2010 - 8:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Pune/Mumbai, Dec 24 (IANS) The CBI Friday seized stacks of documents after raiding homes and premises linked to Commonwealth Games chief organizer Suresh Kalmadi in Delhi, Pune and Mumbai as ... Read more...

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Infosys mentor calls for IT sector professionalism, ethics in Bangalore


November 27th, 2010 - 2:35 pm ICT by ANI
Bangalore, Nov.27 (ANI): Information Technology (IT) giant Infosys chairman N.R. Narayana Murthy on Friday reiterated his call for promoting professionalism and ethics in the competitive and complex IT sector.He was speaking at ... Read more...

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Icons Gandhi, Buddha, and yoga, Taj Mahal dominate DElhi CWG opening ceremony


October 4th, 2010 - 4:51 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct.4 (ANI): The opening ceremony of the XIXth Commonwealth Games that took place on Sunday evening was a synchronized event of streaming lights and cultural programs based on iconic ... Read more...

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Empire State Building gives ‘Mother Teresa’ treatment to Polish military hero


October 2nd, 2010 - 5:44 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Oct. 2 (ANI): Furious Polish Americans have accused owners of the Empire State Building of giving one of their Revolutionary War heroes, General Casimir Pulaski, the Mother Teresa treatment.They claim ... Read more...

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Siliguri cycle rally promotes safe, healthy environment


July 25th, 2010 - 9:21 pm ICT by ANI
By Tarak SarkarSiliguri, July 25 (ANI): A cycle rally was organized in Siliguri here on Sunday to spread awareness about the dangers of global warming and how driving cycles could reduce the ... Read more...

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Platini released from hospital, wants to attend World Cup final (Lead)


July 10th, 2010 - 6:55 pm ICT by IANS
Johannesburg, July 10 (DPA) UEFA president Michel Platini was released from a Johannesburg hospital Saturday morning and is hoping to attend the 2010 World Cup final Sunday between Spain and the Netherlands. "All ... Read more...

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FIFA not to ban vuvuzela


June 14th, 2010 - 11:38 pm ICT by IANS
Johannesburg, June 14 (DPA) Football's governing FIFA sprang to the defence of the much-maligned vuvuzela Monday with president Joseph Blatter ruling out the favourite accessory of South African football fans being banned ... Read more...

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Sri Lanka’s top minister among 10 killed in bomb blast


April 6th, 2008 - 11:42 am ICT by admin
(Second Lead) By P. Karunakharan Colombo, April 6 (IANS) At least 10 people including a top Sri Lankan cabinet minister were killed and over 50 people wounded in a powerful bomb blast Sunday morning ... Read more...

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Sri Lanka’s top minister, 10 others killed bomb blast


April 6th, 2008 - 11:02 am ICT by admin
(Lead)Colombo, April 6 (IANS) A top Sri Lankan minister and ten others were killed in a powerful bomb blast in Sri Lanka's Gampaha district, just outside Colombo, Sunday morning, defence sources here ... Read more...

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