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Dwyer and Sardar will be face of Hockey India League


September 18th, 2012 - 7:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 18 (IANS) Australia captain Jamie Dwyer and India star centre-half Sardar Singh were Tuesday unveiled as the brand ambassadors of the Hockey India League that is scheduled ... Read more...

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Corruption badly affects morale of defence forces: Antony


August 14th, 2012 - 9:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 14 (IANS) Defence Minister A.K. Antony Tuesday said corruption was a serious challenge which badly affected the morale of defence personnel and urged them to renew their ... Read more...

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UN chief working for peaceful solution in Syria


July 22nd, 2012 - 8:55 am ICT by IANS
Brijuni (Croatia), July 22 (IANS) ) UN Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon has said he is working with UN-Arab League joint special envoy Kofi Annan to push for a peaceful solution ... Read more...

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Bollywood condemns Guwahati molestation


July 14th, 2012 - 4:28 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 14 (IANS) "Disgusting" and "shameful" is how Bollywood celebrities Amitabh Bachchan, Bipasha Basu and Farhan Akhtar have dubbed the molestation of a teenager by a mob in ... Read more...

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Peafowl in Hasanpur died of hunger and thirst: Experts


June 13th, 2012 - 8:42 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, June 13 (IANS) The peafowl that died in Hasanpur village, near here, early this week succumbed to hunger and thirst, the post-mortem examinations of the birds revealed Wednesday.At least ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Pakistan condemns Quran burning in US


May 3rd, 2012 - 3:36 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, May 3 (IANS) Pakistan has condemned the April 28 burning of copies of the Quran by US pastor Terry Jones in Florida."Pakistan strongly condemns the burning of the holy ... Read more...

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WHO seeks more funds to control malaria


April 23rd, 2012 - 8:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 23 (IANS) Drug resistance, financial constraints and inadequate public awareness threaten to reverse the gains achieved in malaria control in the past decade, the World Health Organisation ... Read more...

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Hundreds of eco-activists clean up Yamuna


March 18th, 2012 - 5:31 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, March 18 (IANS) Hundreds of young and old eco-activists turned up at the Yamuna ghats in this Taj city Sunday morning to pick up trash, mostly polythene bags, ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Mamata gets Left support on rail fare rollback (Lead)


March 15th, 2012 - 1:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 15 (IANS) Trinamool Congress leader Mamata Banerjee Thursday received support from an unexpected quarter when Left leader Gurudas Dasgupta said she had "every right" to demand ... Read more...

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Rahul not to be blamed for UP poll debacle: Joshi (Lead)


March 6th, 2012 - 3:20 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, March 6 (IANS) With the Congress nowhere near power in Uttar Pradesh, the party Tuesday sprung to the defence of its chief campaigner Rahul Gandhi, with state party ... Read more...

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Rahul did a brilliant job: Rita Bahuguna Joshi


March 6th, 2012 - 2:13 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, March 6 (IANS) With the Congress nowhere near power in Uttar Pradesh, the party sprung to its chief campaigner Rahul Gandhi's defence Tuesday with state party chief Rita ... Read more...

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Furious Azhar, backed by teammates, lashes out at Kambli


November 18th, 2011 - 9:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 18 (IANS) Former India captain Mohammad Azharuddin rubbished claims by his ex-teammate Vinod Kambli that the 1996 World Cup semi-final against Sri Lanka at the Eden Gardens ... Read more...

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Terrorists blow up school in Pakistan


November 11th, 2011 - 6:38 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Nov 11 (IANS) Unidentified terrorists in Pakistan blew up a boys' school in a district of the Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA) while a security checkpost was also attacked.The ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Pledge to be responsible citizens: TV stars


August 15th, 2011 - 2:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 15 (IANS) TV actors, whose popularity with the masses now rival movie stars, exhorted the youth to become more responsible citizens of the country on its Independence ... Read more...

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We are under a lot of pressure: Gambhir


August 12th, 2011 - 3:34 pm ICT by IANS
Birmingham, Aug 12 (IANS) Indian opener Gautam Gambhir has admitted that England with their superlative performance have put the visitors "under a lot of pressure" in the ongoing cricket ... Read more...

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Delhi hosts Slut Walk, flays sexual violence (With Images)


July 31st, 2011 - 4:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 31 (IANS) The blood-curdling shriek of a girl rang through the road leading to Jantar Mantar here Sunday morning. She was being raped -- in a ... Read more...

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SAI notice to coaches, doctor at NIS Patiala


July 7th, 2011 - 3:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 7 (IANS) The Sports Authority of India (SAI) Thursday issued a showcause notice to two athletics coaches and a doctor at the National Institute of Sports (NIS) ... Read more...

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India to join US meet on reducing offshore drilling risks


April 5th, 2011 - 11:13 am ICT by IANS
Washington, April 5 (IANS) The US is convening a ministerial level meeting of 13 nations including India engaged in offshore drilling to discuss ways to reduce risks associated with offshore ... Read more...

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Girija Vyas calls for collective responsibility in combating crime against women


March 11th, 2011 - 8:25 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 11 (ANI): In the backdrop of the murder of 21-year-old Delhi University student Radhika Tanwar, National Commission for Women chairperson Girija Vyas on Friday urged the people to act ... Read more...

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Government hit by integrity, leadership deficit: BJP


February 22nd, 2011 - 9:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 22 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Tuesday accused the ruling United Progressive Alliance (UPA) of integrity, leadership and competence deficit and said if Prime Minister Manmohan Singh ... Read more...

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Consult before decisions like fuel price hike: Trinamool, NCP


January 17th, 2011 - 5:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 17 (IANS) Concerned about the recent fuel price hike at a time when food inflation has hit double digits, the Trinamool Congress and Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) have said ... Read more...

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NCP hits back at Rahul Gandhi over price rise issue


January 12th, 2011 - 8:00 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan 12 (ANI): Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) leader Tariq Anwar on Wednesday slammed Congress General Secretary Rahul Gandhi for blaming the coalition set-up for the government's inability to control ... Read more...

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New Zealand team united behind new coach Wright: Vettori


December 26th, 2010 - 2:52 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, Dec 26 (ANI): New Zealand skipper Daniel Vettori has said that the team is united behind new coach John Wright."Wrighty absolutely has my support as coach of the Black Caps. ... Read more...

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‘Raja should have given serious consideration to PM’s letter’


December 1st, 2010 - 10:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 1 (IANS) Solicitor General Gopal Subramanium Wednesday said that former telecom minister A. Raja should have given a "lot more serious consideration" to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's letter ... Read more...

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Kiwi chef de mission backs Delhi CWG security measures


October 1st, 2010 - 12:09 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct 1(ANI): New Zealand's Commonwealth Games team boss Dave Currie has backed the Organising Committee's decision to prevent Kiwi athletes from leaving their secure athletes' village to explore New Delhi.The ... Read more...

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Opposition attacks Mamata, government defends her (Lead)


August 19th, 2010 - 3:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 19 (IANS) Railway Minister Mamata Banerjee's comments questioning the manner in which Maoist leader Azad had been killed created an uproar in the Rajya Sabha Thursday with Left ... Read more...

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‘Collective responsibility of Kalmadi-led executive board cannot be ignored’


August 12th, 2010 - 9:06 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug.12 (ANI): Director General of Commonwealth Games Organising Committee (CGOC) V K Verma contended on Thursday that the collective responsibilities of the Suresh Kalmadi-led Executive Board could not be brushed ... Read more...

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Citing Mamata, BJP seeks CBI probe into Azad killing


August 10th, 2010 - 8:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 10 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Tuesday said the government should order a CBI probe into the killing of Maoist leader Cherukuri Rajkumar alias Azad as a ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

BJP seeks PM’s statement on Mamata rally, walks out of Rajya Sabha (Lead)


August 10th, 2010 - 3:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 10 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Tuesday staged a walkout from the Rajya Sabha following an altercation with the treasury benches and seeking a statement from Prime ... Read more...

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Controlling prices is a collective responsibility: Mukherjee


August 4th, 2010 - 2:58 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug 4 (ANI): Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee on Wednesday said that handling inflationary pressure is the collective responsibility of all political parties.Responding to the price rise debate in Lok ... Read more...

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Regional cooperation essential to fight terrorism: Zardari


June 26th, 2010 - 10:47 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 26 (IANS) Pakistani President Asif Ali Zardari Saturday stressed the importance of regional cooperation and trans-national linkages to wipe out the scourge of terrorism from the South Asian region. "It ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Will expose Goa minister, son involved in drug trade: BJP


June 20th, 2010 - 7:36 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, June 20 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) Goa unit chief Sunday hinted that during the forthcoming assembly session scheduled in July the party would expose the ruling party minister, ... Read more...

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Working for consensus on Goods and Service Tax: Mukherjee


June 16th, 2010 - 11:39 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, June 16 (IANS) Union Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee said Wednesday he was working to evolve consensus on the proposed Goods and Service Tax (GST) as it's implementation was a collective ... Read more...

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Mamata irresponsible in skipping cabinet meet, says CPI-M


June 1st, 2010 - 9:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 1 (IANS) The Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) Tuesday said Railway Minister Mamata Banerjee's skipping a cabinet meeting on Jharkhand showed her "irresponsible nature". CPI-M politburo member Sitaram Yechury ... Read more...

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Picturesque Srinagar among India’s four dirtiest cities


May 11th, 2010 - 7:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 11 (IANS) Kashmir Valley may be called paradise on earth, but its capital Srinagar has the ignominious distinction of being the fourth dirtiest city in India, according to ... Read more...

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