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‘Educated Asian Americans more likely to be jobless’


April 6th, 2012 - 2:50 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 6 (IANS) Asian Americans with college degrees are more likely to be jobless than their white counterparts in this harsh economy, according to a report.A study by ... Read more...

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Air Namibia orders two Airbus A319s in $161 million deal


February 6th, 2012 - 8:25 pm ICT by BNO News
BLAGNAC, FRANCE (BNO NEWS) -- Air Namibia on Monday announced it has placed an order for two Airbus aircraft to replace the two Boeing 737-500s currently in its fleet. The deal is ... Read more...

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Pakistan hosts envoy from China amid tension with army


December 24th, 2011 - 1:32 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Dec 24 (IANS) Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani said there is a "complete convergence of views" between Islamabad and Beijing on global and regional issues as Pakistan hosts ... Read more...

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NATO offers missile defence cooperation to India


September 4th, 2011 - 1:10 pm ICT by IANS
Brussels, Sep 4 (IANS) In a move that holds great strategic significance, NATO has offered to share its missile defence technology with India to build its capability to shoot down ... Read more...

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Karachi situation is challenge for government: Gilani


August 28th, 2011 - 2:19 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 28 (IANS) Pakistan Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani has termed the ongoing violence in Karachi as the "biggest challenge" for the government and urged people to support ... Read more...

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Kashmiris want permanent solution: Interlocutors


July 13th, 2011 - 6:01 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, July 13 (IANS) The central government's interlocutors on Jammu and Kashmir Wednesday said people in the three regions of the state -- the valley, Ladakh and Jammu -- ... Read more...

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Osama shares May 1 death with Hitler


May 2nd, 2011 - 11:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 2 (IANS) Not just their notoriety, Al Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden and German Nazi fountainhead Adolf Hitler also share the date on which their death ... Read more...

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India committed to deepening all-round engagement with ASEAN: Krishna


March 3rd, 2011 - 9:00 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 3(ANI): External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna on Thursday said that India is committed to deepening its all-round engagement with the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN).Krishna said this in ... Read more...

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ISI declares war on CIA following Davis double murder incident


February 20th, 2011 - 12:13 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Feb 20(ANI): Pakistan's premier spy agency Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) has hardened its stance against US' Central Intelligence Agency following the Raymond Davis incident in Lahore on January 27.While the US official ... Read more...

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‘Burlesque’ - Predictable but snappy (IANS Film Review; Rating: ***)


January 29th, 2011 - 7:22 pm ICT by IANS
By Satyen K. Bordoloi Film: "Burlesque", Director: Steven Antin; Cast: Cher, Christina Aguilera, Alan Cumming, Stanley Tucci, Cam Gigandet; Rating: ***Much like the 'nautanki' in India, burlesque was a form of fun ... Read more...

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Citing Diwali in Mumbai, Obama plugs new era of engagement


December 14th, 2010 - 9:37 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Dec 14 (IANS) Citing his India visit when he and First Lady Michelle celebrated Diwali with children in Mumbai, US President Barack Obama has said his administration has ... Read more...

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Zardari, Rajapakse vow to defeat terror, expand ties to ‘new heights’


November 29th, 2010 - 4:08 pm ICT by ANI
Colombo, Nov 29(ANI): Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari has held a meeting with his Sri Lankan counterpart Mahinda Rajapakse during which the two sides agreed on defeating terrorism as well as expanding ... Read more...

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Lashkar-e-Jhangvi splitting into eight cells


November 18th, 2010 - 3:26 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Nov 18 (IANS) Lashkar-e-Jhangvi (LeJ), the Pakistan-based terror outfit with strong links to Al Qaeda, is in the process of splitting into at least eight small cells for better coordination ... Read more...

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India, US ties enter new phase: PM


October 30th, 2010 - 9:51 pm ICT by IANS
By Minu Jain On Board Air India One, Oct 30 (IANS) India and the US have entered a new phase of "cordiality and understanding", Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said here Friday after ... Read more...

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What’s Similar Between RA.One and Endhiran?


October 18th, 2010 - 7:52 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
October 18, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Apart from the very fact that both are India’s first sci-fi thrillers, there turns to be yet another connection between these flicks. It all started after ... Read more...

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Gowtham Menon and Cheran with shorter duration films


September 15th, 2010 - 10:02 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 15, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Naturally, the prominent filmmakers of Tamil film industry follow their own style of filmmaking. Gowtham Menon's films are widely based on the Hollywood pattern, while Cheran loves ... Read more...

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India-US strategic dialogue: Possibilities and Challenges


May 31st, 2010 - 7:31 pm ICT by ANI
By Naveen KapoorNew Delhi, May 31 (ANI): The first India-US strategic dialogue is taking place amid the backdrop ofincidents which see commonality of interests between the oldest and the largest democracies ... Read more...

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Simpsons’ Homer declares himself the new Messiah


May 20th, 2010 - 4:25 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 20 (ANI): In yet another controversial episode of the famous satirical cartoon show 'The Simpsons', Homer declares himself the new Messiah.According to The Daily Star, the chubby cartoon legend believes ... Read more...

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Turkish Airlines orders twenty Boeing 737 airplanes


March 8th, 2010 - 3:32 pm ICT by BNO News
SEATTLE (BNO NEWS) -- Turkish Airlines has ordered 20 Next-Generation Boeing 737 airplanes in a deal valued at $1.6 billion, the companies said on Monday.The order, valued at $1.6 billion at current ... Read more...

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Dhaka seeks Pakistani investment — and apology for 1971


February 26th, 2010 - 10:47 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Feb 26 (IANS) Bangladesh has invited Pakistani entrepreneurs to invest in the country, but also wants Islamabad to resolve all outstanding issues -- including "formal apologies for the atrocities" committed during ... Read more...

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Qureshi offers Pakistani mediation on Afghanistan


January 28th, 2010 - 9:13 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 28 (IANS) Pakistan is "uniquely placed" to help talks between the western alliance and the Taliban in Afghanistan, the country's foreign minister was quoted as saying Thursday. "Pakistan is perhaps ... Read more...

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Telangana issue: Chiranjeevi to sit on fast against Telangana


December 16th, 2009 - 5:08 pm ICT by ANI
Hyderabad, Dec 16 (ANI): The Centre's go ahead to initiate the process for the formation of the Telangana State has stirred up a hornet's nest. After Telangana Rashtra Samiti's chief K ... Read more...

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Dikshit wants share in NCR toll tax collection


November 5th, 2009 - 7:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 5 (IANS) Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit Thursday said that the national capital should get some share in the toll tax collected at Noida and Gurgaon. "Delhi gets more cars ... Read more...

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Yummy Kannada cuisine at Dakshin food fest


November 2nd, 2009 - 10:07 am ICT by IANS
Chennai, Nov 2 (IANS) How about some Popai Bhaji, a Mangalorean curry masala made with raw papaya and greens, or Halwa Fugad, a spicy pomfret dish, or maybe, Rasayana - a broth ... Read more...

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Sikkim seeks to promote tourism potential in global market


October 11th, 2009 - 9:36 pm ICT by ANI
By Tashi PradhanGangtok, Oct.11 (ANI): Defined as a mystical kaleidoscope of nature's garden, Sikkim is increasingly fascinating tourists from different parts of the country and abroad.According to the State tourism department, ... Read more...

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Jaswant Singh to lead group of non-BJP, non-Congress MPs


October 4th, 2009 - 7:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 4 (IANS) Sacked Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Jaswant Singh will lead the Lok Morcha, a group of Independent MPs who have come together due to "commonality of ... Read more...

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Pakistan issues stamp to honour China


October 1st, 2009 - 8:13 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Oct 1 (Xinhua) Pakistan issued a commemorative postage stamp Thursday to mark the 60th anniversary of Communist China, and Beijing's envoy described Sino-Pakistani relations as "higher than the Himalayas, deeper than ... Read more...

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Climate change to AIDS, religious leaders can right many wrongs


July 1st, 2009 - 5:37 pm ICT by IANS
By Vishnu Makhijani Astana, July 1 (IANS) Religious leaders are trusted and listened to and should leverage this advantage to change what is wrong with the world, speakers at a global faith meet ... Read more...

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Merlin: The New Fantasy Fiction On NBC


June 22nd, 2009 - 6:04 pm ICT by GD
With a broadcasting of two episodes on the NBC from June 21,it seems that the new Merlin series is already gaining a lot of popularity. Catering to the teenage inclination towards ... Read more...

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Chidambaram, Mukherjee condemn Lahore terror attack (Roundup)


March 30th, 2009 - 9:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Baharampur, March 30 (IANS) India Monday condemned the brazen assault on a police academy near Lahore that claimed lives of at least 27 trainees before Pakistani security forces neutralised the attackers, ... Read more...

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India condemns terror attack in Lahore


March 30th, 2009 - 2:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 30 (IANS) India Monday condemned the terror attack on the Lahore police academy, saying it offered its deep sympathy to the people of Pakistan. "We don't have full information. ... Read more...

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“Coffee House is the story about people”


March 27th, 2009 - 12:28 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Coffee house is one place where there are people who come every day and some who come rarely .The story of film is about a coffee house located in a metro ... Read more...

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Darwins views on compassion and morality strikingly similar to those held by Buddhists


February 16th, 2009 - 2:12 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 16 (ANI): A leading scholar has come up with a remarkable new theory that Charles Darwins views on human compassion and morality were strikingly similar to those held by ... Read more...

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Indian firm could get Satyam audit mandate


January 12th, 2009 - 10:44 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Jan 12 (IANS) Perhaps for the first time in the Indian corporate history, an audit firm - and a foreign one at that - is being dumped midway by a company. ... Read more...

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Enigmatic Obama is actually quite a bore in real life, claims friend


December 14th, 2008 - 1:26 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 14 (ANI): He might be the most talked about person today, but on the personal front, the US President-elect Barack Obama is quite boring at least thats what his ... Read more...

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