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Indian-American’s anti-Obama film making waves in US


August 29th, 2012 - 8:07 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 29 (IANS) An anti-Obama film by an Indian-American conservative author that has rocked the box office is set to make further inroads across the nation, thanks to ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

India’s financial system robust, but risks remain: RBI (Lead)


June 28th, 2012 - 11:00 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 28 (IANS) India's financial system "remains robust" but challenges to stability have increased in recent months owing to global economic uncertainty and sluggish domestic growth, the Reserve Bank ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Oz director wants cricket movie on India, Pakistan, Australia


November 27th, 2011 - 4:50 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Nov 27 (IANS) The world has suffered from fewer films being made on cricket, Australian film great Phil Noyce says, adding that he's keen to make an India-Pakistan-Australia ... Read more...

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Oz film legend apologises for attacks on Indian students


November 27th, 2011 - 2:39 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Nov 27 (IANS) Australian film legend Phil Noyce Sunday apologised on behalf of Australians for the spate of attacks on Indian students studying in his country. Noyce, several ... Read more...

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Judge who left Pakistan showed remarkable courage: Daily


October 26th, 2011 - 12:51 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Oct 26 (IANS) The judge who convicted Punjab governor Salman Taseer's assassin and has now left Pakistan after facing death threats showed remarkable courage when he upheld the ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

South Asians star in play on post-9/11 paranoia


August 21st, 2011 - 11:22 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 21 (IANS) "Who is Abulkasem?" Is he a character in a fairy tale, or an international super-spy? Is she a renowned auteur director? Does he or she pose ... Read more...

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Expert issues stark warning on climate change


December 9th, 2010 - 5:23 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 09 (ANI): A climate change expert has warned that if humans don't moderate their use of fossil fuels, there is a real possibility that we will face the environmental, societal ... Read more...

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Movie Review - Salt (2010)


July 24th, 2010 - 2:09 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Salt: Jolie kicks butt with styleRating: 3 out of 5*Starring: Angelina Jolie, Liev Schreiber, Chiwetel Ejiofor and Daniel OlbrychskiDirector: Philip NoyceJuly 24, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Salt is one of those rare ... Read more...

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‘Red Wave’ Hits Bollywood - Laal Salaam To Red Alert!


July 17th, 2010 - 7:34 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
July 17, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Red Alert – The War Within, produced by T P Aggarwal and Rahul Aggarwal, Star Entertainment, and directed by Ananth Mahadevan, which released last weekend has ... Read more...

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I’m directing ‘Wenceslas Square’: Phillip Noyce


July 16th, 2010 - 7:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 16 (IANS) Australian director Phillip Noyce says he is indeed going to wield the megaphone for spy thriller "Wenceslas Square" apart from a long-awaited musical "Dirt Music" starring ... Read more...

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UK to be hit with more 7/7-type attacks for generations: Muslim leader


January 25th, 2010 - 5:14 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan.25 (ANI): Britain could be exposed to more 7/7-style suicide bomb attacks for generations a senior Muslim advisor warned Monday.The Daily Express quoted Iqbal Wahhab, a leading businessman and member of ... Read more...

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Zardari rebuffs Obama’s call for more action against militants


December 16th, 2009 - 1:11 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec.16 (ANI): Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari has cold-shouldered President Barack Obama's call for more action against the militants hiding inside the country's lawless tribal region, and has instead asked ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

India, Russia see no difference in ‘Good’ or ‘Bad’ Taliban: Rao


December 8th, 2009 - 10:39 pm ICT by ANI
Onboard Air India One, Dec.8 (ANI): Giving a call to tackle the situation in Pakistan effectively, Foreign Secretary Nirupama Rao on Tuesday said that India and Russia have shown unanimity in ... Read more...

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SOS from a land in ‘clear and present danger’


October 22nd, 2009 - 8:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 22 (IANS) The president of a country that may soon cease to exist made an impassioned plea for survival here Thursday. "We don't want to trade our paradise ... Read more...

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Maldives president discusses climate change with Manmohan Singh


October 22nd, 2009 - 3:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 22 (IANS) Days after he made a splash by holding an underwater cabinet meeting to highlight perils of climate change, Maldives President Mohamed Nasheed held talks with Prime ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

India, Pakistan can normalize relations only through dialogue says Nirupama Rao


October 18th, 2009 - 10:10 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct 18(ANI): Foreign Secretary Nirupama Rao has said that only through a dialogue, relations between India and Pakistan can be normalized. Speaking to All India Radio, in an interview with ... Read more...

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Attack on Indian Embassy aimed to foil India-Afghanistan friendship: Rao


October 10th, 2009 - 11:12 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct.10 (ANI): Foreign Secretary Nirupama Rao, who was on a two day visit to Afghanistan in the wake of recent bomb-attack on the Indian Embassy, on Saturday said the attack ... Read more...

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Kabul attack handiwork of enemies of Indo-Afghan ties: India


October 10th, 2009 - 7:29 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul/New Delhi, Oct 10 (IANS) Without naming Pakistan or its spy agency ISI, India Saturday said the attack on its embassy in Kabul earlier this week was the handiwork of the ... Read more...

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Runaway Ohio Muslim teen’s attorney says she’s in danger if she rejoins parents


September 1st, 2009 - 1:04 pm ICT by ANI
Ohio (US), Sep.1 (ANI): A 17-year-old girl who fled to Florida after converting from Islam to Christianity will be in "clear and present danger" if returned to Ohio due to her parent's ... Read more...

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China must combat climate change: UN chief


July 30th, 2009 - 11:26 am ICT by IANS
By Betwa SharmaUnited Nations, July 30 (IANS) China must lead the global fight against climate change, UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said here after a trip to that country."I wanted to highlight the ... Read more...

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Saudis working hard to divide Pak militants and al Qaeda: Stratfor


March 12th, 2009 - 4:36 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 12 (ANI): Saudi Arabia will have to get the Pakistan Taliban to part ways with al Qaeda and are working hard to drive a wedge between Pakistani militants and ... Read more...

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Chidambaram to attend unified command meet in Chhattisgarh


January 19th, 2009 - 4:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 19 (IANS) Home Minister P. Chidamabaram is expected to attend a meeting of the unified command in Raipur Monday evening and devise strategies to counter left wing extremism that ... Read more...

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Israeli groups call for IDF ”war crimes” probe


January 15th, 2009 - 2:58 pm ICT by ANI
Jerusalem, Jan.15 (ANI): A forum of Israeli human rights organizations has called on the country''s political and military leadership to launch a domestic probe into "suspected war crimes" committed during Operation ... Read more...

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Raimi, Paramount to revive Jack Ryan film franchise


March 19th, 2008 - 5:49 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Mar 19 (ANI): Director Sam Raimi is in negotiations to revive the Jack Ryan film franchise with Paramount studios.Raimi will develop and direct a series of movies based on the ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

‘McCainocrats’ and ‘Obamacans’ may upset US presidential poll


March 8th, 2008 - 11:44 am ICT by admin
By Arun Kumar Washington, March 8 (IANS) McCainocrats and Obamacans, as supporters of presumptive Republican presidential nominee and Democratic frontrunner across the politically divide are called, are quickly emerging as the potential election-busters, ... Read more...

Posted in World |

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