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Concerned over clashes within, Indian Army ‘back to basics’


September 19th, 2012 - 9:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 19 (IANS) After recent soldier-officer stand-offs in two key units deployed in Jammu and Kashmir, a concerned Indian Army chief General Bikram Singh Wednesday said the 1.13-million ... Read more...

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Assam violence a cause of worry: PM


August 31st, 2012 - 5:08 pm ICT by IANS
On Board Air India One, Aug 31 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Friday said the ethnic violence in Assam that has claimed over 80 lives is a "cause of ... Read more...

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PM brushes aside resignation demand


August 31st, 2012 - 5:04 pm ICT by IANS
On Board Air India One, Aug 31 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Friday brushed aside the Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) demand for his resignation over grant of coal mining ... Read more...

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Lack of cohesion in politics holds up growth: PM


August 31st, 2012 - 4:57 pm ICT by IANS
On Board Air India One, Aug 31 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Friday blamed "lack of cohesion" in domestic politics as one of the reasons why the country was ... Read more...

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Olympics: We are here for gold, says LeBron James


July 27th, 2012 - 8:37 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 27 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Miami Heat superstar LeBron James says the US Olympic basketball team can find the necessary cohesion to take the gold in London.James will try to ... Read more...

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Corinthians into Copa Libertadores final


June 21st, 2012 - 8:05 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, June 21 (IANS) Corinthians earned a 1-1 draw to eliminate defending champion Santos from the Copa Libertadores and advance to the final of South America's most prized ... Read more...

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Russia showing dangerous cohesion: Arshavin


June 11th, 2012 - 7:46 pm ICT by IANS
Warsaw, June 11 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Andrei Arshavin Monday warned his opponents that the Russian team, which has become older but wiser since the run up to the Euro 2008 ... Read more...

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BRICS countries becoming rule makers: Chinese expert


March 29th, 2012 - 4:17 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, March 29 (IANS) BRICS countries are evolving from being 'followers' of the West to 'rule makers', a Chinese expert said Thursday. But he warned that intra-BRICS trade will see ... Read more...

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Educational failure threatens US global leadership, says report


March 22nd, 2012 - 7:51 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 22 (IANS) The failure of the United States to educate its students leaves them unprepared to compete and threatens the country's ability to thrive in a global ... Read more...

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India pitches for private sector role in South Asian integration


March 10th, 2012 - 7:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 10 (IANS) India Saturday underlined its commitment to the ongoing transformation of South Asia and asked the private sector to play a greater role in regional integration.India's ... Read more...

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AFC Cup: East Bengal lose 0-1 to Al Orouba


March 6th, 2012 - 10:00 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, March 6 (IANS) City soccer giants East Bengal failed to translate their domination into goals to go down 0-1 to Yemen's Al Orouba in their maiden Group B AFC ... Read more...

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US stocks drop for second straight day (Lead)


December 14th, 2011 - 6:09 am ICT by IANS
New York, Dec 14 (IANS) US stocks dropped all early gains and ended lower for the second straight day Tuesday after the Federal Reserve offered no immediate measures to boost ... Read more...

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Ratings agencies wary of EU summit impact on debt


December 13th, 2011 - 1:43 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Dec 13 (IANS) Three major ratings agencies said Monday that last week's EU summit was not enough to ease pressure on eurozone sovereign debt since no decisive initiatives ... Read more...

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For Anna, now comes the hard part (Comment)


October 8th, 2011 - 1:35 pm ICT by IANS
Anna Hazare and his band of merry men are back. After a spell of rest and recuperation in his native redoubt of Ralegan Siddhi, the crusader is back on the ... Read more...

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IAS officer holds Lalu responsible for Bihar’s decay


August 12th, 2011 - 3:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 12 (IANS) A Bihar cadre administrative officer has held former chief minister Lalu Prasad responsible for the "perverse" governance of the state from 1990 to 2005 - ... Read more...

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Countdown begins for China’s space station in 2020


April 26th, 2011 - 2:33 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Apr 26 (ANI): The China Manned Space Engineering Office has unveiled plans to build a 60-ton space station, made up of three capsules, by the year 2020.Authorities in charge of the ... Read more...

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China asks people to suggest names for space station


April 26th, 2011 - 12:37 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, April 26 (IANS) China has asked its people to "get involved" in the country's space programme by suggesting names for a 60-tonne space station that Beijing plans to launch ... Read more...

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CPI asks Centre to reject Sri Krishna report on Telangana


March 25th, 2011 - 10:19 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 25 (ANI): The Communist Party of India (CPI) has demanded that the Sri Krishna Commission Report on Telangana should be rejected as its observations and recommendations were wrong ... Read more...

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Reject Sri Krishna report on Telangana: CPI


March 25th, 2011 - 9:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 25 (IANS) The Communist Party of India (CPI) has demanded that the Sri Krishna Commission Report on Telangana should be rejected as its observations and recommendations ... Read more...

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Ragging is violence, not to be tolerated: President


January 25th, 2011 - 9:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 25 (IANS) President Pratibha Patil Tuesday strongly condemned incidents of ragging in educational institutions, saying it is violence and should not be tolerated. "Cases of ragging ... Read more...

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Improve coordination with state governments: Sonia tells partymen


December 20th, 2010 - 7:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 20 (IANS) Congress president Sonia Gandhi Monday outlined an action plan to improve coordination between the party and the governments in Congress-ruled states and called for a public ... Read more...

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Lack of cohesion led to 26/11: Navy chief


December 2nd, 2010 - 5:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 2 (IANS) Navy chief Admiral Nirmal Verma Thursday said India has "come a long way" to secure its maritime boundaries, post the 2008 Mumbai terror attack which was a ... Read more...

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PM stays neutral on issue of cabinet reshuffle


October 30th, 2010 - 11:18 pm ICT by ANI
By Naveen KapoorOn Air India One, Oct. 30 (ANI): The Prime Minister, Dr. Manmohan Singh, on Saturday, opted to maintain a non-committal and neutral stance on the issue of when he ... Read more...

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What makes your biological clock tick?


September 9th, 2010 - 5:14 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 9 (ANI): University of Pennsylvania biologists may have solved the mystery behind the continuously ticking human biological clock.Richard Schultz and Michael Lampson showed that this basic fact of reproductive life ... Read more...

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Urban dwellers more prone to psychotic disorders: Study


September 7th, 2010 - 12:01 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 7 (ANI): A new study has revealed that people staying in urban areas are more likely to have psychotic disorders."There is a substantial worldwide variation in incidence rates of schizophrenia," ... Read more...

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No disconnect between party and government: PM (Lead)


September 6th, 2010 - 5:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 6 (IANS) Rejecting reports of a disconnect between the Congress party and his government, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Monday made it clear that he was not thinking of ... Read more...

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Manmohan Singh rules out early retirement


September 6th, 2010 - 4:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 6 (IANS) Ruling out an early retirement, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Monday spiked speculation about a growing disconnect between his government and the Congress party, saying different ... Read more...

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‘South Africa to enjoy long-term benefits from World Cup’


July 10th, 2010 - 5:38 pm ICT by IANS
Johannesburg, July 10 (DPA) The 2010 World Cup football has transformed international perceptions of South Africa and can be used as a platform for long-term growth, organizing committee chief executive Danny Jordaan ... Read more...

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Electoral systems key for progress: Ansari


July 8th, 2010 - 10:36 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, July 8 (IANS) Vice President Hamid Ansari Thursday opined that electoral systems are important because they translate the votes of the people into socio-economic progress. His remark came while delivering the inaugural ... Read more...

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Hindus want Diwali as school holiday in Burlington


June 27th, 2010 - 4:42 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), June 27 (ANI): Hindus have applauded Burlington School Board (Vermont, USA) for declaring Yom Kippur and Eid al-Fitr as school holidays.Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement today, while congratulating ... Read more...

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Pakistan is world’s 10th most failed state: Report


June 22nd, 2010 - 12:45 am ICT by IANS
Washington, June 21 (IANS) Pakistan and Afghanistan are among the top 10 most failed states in the world, according to a report Monday in the US magazine Foreign Policy. The fifth annual ... Read more...

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Sarkozy attends BBC’s wartime broadcast anniversary


June 18th, 2010 - 7:15 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 18 (DPA) French President Nicolas Sarkozy and his wife visited the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) in London Friday to mark the 70th anniversary of the wartime appeal by the ... Read more...

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Arsenal boss threw water bottle in rage after his team’s loss


April 19th, 2010 - 2:25 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 19 (ANI): Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger sent a water bottle flying after his team threw away a 2-0 lead in the final 10 minutes to crash 3-2 at Wigan, ... Read more...

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British Army criticized for putting up structures resembling mosques at firing range


April 9th, 2010 - 4:20 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 9(ANI): A Muslim group in UK has criticized the British Army for building and using structures resembling mosques at the Bellerby firing range in North Yorkshire.The Bradford Council for Mosques ... Read more...

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Poor treatment of UK troops affecting morale, war effort: Army head


February 28th, 2010 - 4:09 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb.28 (ANI): Britain's Chief of General Staff (CGS) General Sir David Richards has warned the establishment that defence budget cuts are having a "cumulative and corrosive effect" on soldiers and their ... Read more...

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