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Uttar Pradesh division needs central government, parliament approval


November 21st, 2011 - 8:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 21 (IANS) Though the Uttar Pradesh assembly Monday passed a resolution seeking division of the state into four states by a voice vote without any discussion, the ... Read more...

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Regan-era lawyer drafts Obama impeachment over Libya intervention


April 8th, 2011 - 3:07 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr.8 (ANI): A libertarian constitutional lawyer and Reagan-era Justice Department official Bruce Fein has drafted an article of impeachment against US President Barack Obama stating that he had crossed a ... Read more...

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Omar embarrassed over advisor’s deal with Doordarshan


March 4th, 2010 - 12:32 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, March 4 (IANS) Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah is facing opposition heat after it was revealed that his advisor Mubarak Gul is party to a lucrative contract with a ... Read more...

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Lawyers strike over Zardari judicial control


February 15th, 2010 - 6:51 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Feb 15 (IANS/AKI) Lawyers and opposition parties in Pakistan took to the streets across the country Monday to protest against the decision by President Asif Ali Zardari to appoint judges ... Read more...

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‘Fighting fit’ Zardari unlikely to succumb to opposition’s pressure


December 19th, 2009 - 3:23 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Dec. 19 (ANI): The Pakistan Supreme Court's monumental judgment that cleared the way for reopening of corruption cases against thousands of the country's politicians, including President Asif Ali Zardari, ... Read more...

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Legal analysts question legality of targeting US lawyers in torture inquiry


April 22nd, 2009 - 5:40 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 22 (ANI): With President Barack Obama reopening the possibility of investigating and even prosecuting Bush Administration lawyers on the so-called "torture memos", the legal analysts have questioned question the ... Read more...

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Justice Department memos prove US did not torture


April 18th, 2009 - 4:46 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr.18 (ANI): A high-profile attorney has claimed that the declassified Department of Justice memos detailing interrogation techniques prove the U.S. did not torture, even as the ACLU and some lawmakers claim ... Read more...

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Vaccuum in subcontinental politics, diplomacy sans Musharraf: Experts


August 19th, 2008 - 7:57 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug.19 (ANI): Two Indian media stalwarts are of the view that with the departure of President Pervez Musharraf from the corridors of power in Pakistan, a vaccuum has emerged ... Read more...

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Mugabe, opposition Zimbabwean leader close to inking national unity deal


August 7th, 2008 - 2:13 pm ICT by ANI
Johannesburg, Aug.7 (ANI): Zimbabwe''s President Robert Mugabe and the countrys main opposition leader, Morgan Tsvangirai'', are reportedly meeting today to discuss the final aspects of a 50-page draft unity agreement that ... Read more...

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Nepal Parliament votes for republic, but the proposal lacks validity say experts


November 14th, 2007 - 8:31 am ICT by admin
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