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Suicides: Act promptly on soldiers’ leave applications, says Antony


September 6th, 2012 - 11:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sept 6 (IANS) Against the backdrop of a spate of recent suicides by soldiers, Defence Minister A.K. Antony Thursday asked the armed forces to be more liberal with ... Read more...

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Real Madrid, AC Milan chiefs meet to decide Kaka’s future


August 7th, 2012 - 4:39 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, Aug 7 (IANS) The immediate future of Brazilian star Kaka will reportedly be decided at a meeting between Real Madrid president Florentino Perez and AC Milan ... Read more...

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Congress sets up screening panel for Himachal, Gujarat, Tripura


July 25th, 2012 - 1:18 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 24 (IANS) The Congress Tuesday set up screening committees for poll-bound Himachal Pradesh, Tripura and Gujarat in an indication that it will declare its candidates early. Delhi ... Read more...

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CIA, ISI chiefs to meet in August


July 22nd, 2012 - 4:55 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, July 22 (IANS) The chiefs of the the spy agencies of Pakistan and the US will meet in August at Langley, Geo News reported Sunday.ISI Director General Lt. Gen. ... Read more...

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India, Pakistan explore easy release of straying fishermen


July 12th, 2012 - 9:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 12 (IANS) India and Pakistan Thursday explored ideas to provide easy and hassle-free ways of releasing fishermen who stray into either side of the international maritime border.The ... Read more...

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Gen Singh conferred Nepal Army General rank


July 11th, 2012 - 9:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 11 (IANS) Indian Army Chief General Bikram Singh, on a four-day's official visit to Nepal, was Wednesday conferred the rank of an honorary General of the ... Read more...

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Use Facebook to know people, officials told


July 7th, 2012 - 7:52 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 7 (IANS) Civil servants in Britain have been told to use social networking website Facebook at work to find out what the public is thinking.Bob Kerslake, head ... Read more...

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US prepared for Osama with model having minutest detail


May 17th, 2012 - 8:28 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 17 (IANS) No effort was spared by the US military before its Navy Seals raided Al-Qaeda's former chief Osama bin Laden in Pakistan last May, shows a ... Read more...

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Clinton arrives in Beijing


May 2nd, 2012 - 10:05 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, May 2 (IANS) US Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton and US Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner arrived here Wednesday for the fourth round of the China-US Strategic and Economic ... Read more...

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End discrimination, Chinese student tells CEOs


April 27th, 2012 - 7:03 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, April 27 (IANS) A female student has shot off letters to the chiefs of China's top 500 enterprises to protest sexual discrimination at the work place, a media report ... Read more...

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China to make more non-communists as department heads


April 16th, 2012 - 1:26 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, April 16 (IANS) More non-communist Chinese would be appointed as chiefs, rather than deputy heads, of governmental agencies, according to an official statement.Currently, two ministers in the cabinet are ... Read more...

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Pakistan to develop military potential: Gilani


April 1st, 2012 - 4:43 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, April 1 (IANS) Pakistan will continue to develop its military potential as weakness invites aggression, Prime Minister Yusuf Raza Gilani has said.Addressing the soft launch of the prestigious military ... Read more...

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Egypt to extradite Gaddafi supporters


March 16th, 2012 - 8:14 pm ICT by IANS
Cairo, March 16 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Egypt is planning to hand over to Libya loyalists of slain leader Muammar Gaddafi who fled to Egypt after rebels toppled his regime.Libya's National Transitional ... Read more...

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Medvedev proposes competitive selection of officials


March 15th, 2012 - 3:32 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, March 15 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russian President Dmitry Medvedev Wednesday said deputy ministers as well as chiefs of federal services could be appointed on a competitive basis."We should proceed from ... Read more...

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Ex-chiefs of Bank of Moscow face theft charge


February 22nd, 2012 - 8:32 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Feb 22 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Bank of Moscow's former president Andrei Borodin and his ex-deputy Dmitry Akulinin are facing new embezzlement charges for allegedly pocketing over 6.7 billion rubles ($220 ... Read more...

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NBA suspends Celtics guard Rondo for two games


February 21st, 2012 - 4:04 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 21 (IANS) Boston Celtics' star guard Rajon Rondo has been given a two-game suspension by the National Basketball Association (NBA) for hitting an official with a game ball.According ... Read more...

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Japan to cut civil servant’s pay by 7.8 percent


February 19th, 2012 - 10:28 pm ICT by IANS
Tokyo, Feb 19 (IANS) The salaries of Japanese government employees will be cut by 7.8 percent for two years from the 2012 fiscal year, a media report said Sunday.According to ... Read more...

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Osbourne sued over jewellery designs


February 5th, 2012 - 7:37 am ICT by IANS
London, Feb 5 (IANS) Sharon Osbourne has been sued by a design company which has accused the reality TV star of breaching a jewellery deal by pulling out at the ... Read more...

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Ghana to provide bonuses for African Cup title


January 11th, 2012 - 7:39 pm ICT by IANS
Accra, Jan 11 (IANS) Players of Ghana's national soccer team, the Black Stars, could rake in over a $100,000 each if they win the upcoming African Cup of Nations in ... Read more...

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Pranab praises Mamata’s ‘courageous’ handling of fire


December 11th, 2011 - 12:18 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Dec 10 (IANS) Union Finance Minister and Congress stalwart Pranab Mukherjee Saturday showered praise on West Bengal Chief Minister and Trinamool Congress supremo Mamata Banerjee for her courageous ... Read more...

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Monday night football scores: Chiefs face humiliation


November 22nd, 2011 - 11:35 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Nov 22 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Chiefs were humiliated on Monday night as the Patriots run rout. After the Monday Night Football game, the team from Kansas City had lost 3-34 ... Read more...

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Computer virus hits US drone station


October 8th, 2011 - 10:17 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Oct 8 (IANS) A stubborn computer virus has reportedly hit the US Nevada control station that remotely pilot US military drone aircraft on missions in Afghanistan and other ... Read more...

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Eisenberg keen to finish graduation


August 13th, 2011 - 7:49 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 13 (IANS) "Social Network" actor Jesse Eisenberg is keen to complete his graduation.Eisenberg applied in New York's The New School to complete his masters degree in contemporary architecture ... Read more...

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Pakistan to face Sri Lanka and England in UAE


June 21st, 2011 - 7:21 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, June 21 (IANS) Pakistan's cricket chiefs have voted in favour of United Arab Emirates (UAE) as the venue as they plan to conduct most of their 'home' matches in ... Read more...

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Mulayam Singh re-elected Samajwadi Party chief


June 7th, 2011 - 9:30 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, June 7 (IANS) Mulayam Singh Yadav was Tuesday unanimously re-elected Samajwadi Party president for the eighth time at what the party called its "historic" national convention in the ... Read more...

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Miffed Afridi decides to retire, PCB comes under pressure


May 31st, 2011 - 5:10 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, May 31 (IANS) Pakistan's cricket chiefs felt the heat Tuesday after former captain Shahid Afridi announced his retirement from international cricket and blamed them for his decision.Led by federal ... Read more...

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Michele wants an end to medical research on apes


May 30th, 2011 - 3:00 am ICT by IANS
London, May 30 (IANS) "Glee" star Lea Michele has written a letter to US officials to call for an end to medical research carried out on chimpanzees at a ... Read more...

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Karunanidhi, Jayalalithaa lead


May 13th, 2011 - 2:12 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, May 13 (IANS) The chiefs of Tamil Nadu's biggest rival parties - Chief Minister M. Karunanidhi and leader of the opposition J. Jayalalithaa - were leading in their ... Read more...

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Queen’s Park Rangers must be docked 10 points: Ex-FA chief


May 4th, 2011 - 2:50 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 4 (ANI): Former Football Association boss Mark Palios has said that Lakshmi Mittal owned Queen's Park Rangers must be docked at least 10 points if they are found guilty of ... Read more...

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Dalglish wants final say on all Liverpool transfer deals


May 4th, 2011 - 2:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 4 (ANI): Liverpool boss Kenny Dalglish wants a final say on all transfer deals taking place at the club.And this is the reason behind the delay in owner John W ... Read more...

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Apologise for security lapse on Osama: MQM chief


May 4th, 2011 - 12:39 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, May 4 (IANS) The Pakistan government and intelligence agencies must apologise for their lapses on Al Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden, who was killed by US forces in his ... Read more...

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Osama killing embarrassing, says Pakistan daily


May 3rd, 2011 - 1:11 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, May 3 (IANS) Pakistan faces an "embarrassing situation" after the world's most wanted man Osama bin Laden was killed in the military town of Abbottabad by US forces, a ... Read more...

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Sneaky cyber crooks hack Simon Cowell’s computer network


May 2nd, 2011 - 7:31 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 2 (ANI): Simon Cowell has called in the FBI to crack the case of hackers breaking into his top-secret computer network, which contained details of his new US ­ X ... Read more...

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Beyonce in legal trouble


April 27th, 2011 - 2:04 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 27 (IANS) Singer Beyonce Knowles has been accused of putting 70 people out of work after "abruptly abandoning" plans for a video game "on a whim".According to ... Read more...

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‘PCB’s disastrous decisions ruining Pakistan cricket’


April 27th, 2011 - 1:20 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, April 27(ANI): The wrong decisions of the Pakistan Cricket Board's present and past managements and its previous chiefs have brought Pakistan cricket at the lowest ebb, historian Khawaja Hussain Sayed has ... Read more...

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