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Let Sikhs wear turban, beard: New York official


August 13th, 2012 - 12:33 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Aug 13 (IANS) In the wake of the tragic Wisconsin gurdwara shooting, a senior New York City official has asked Mayor Michael Bloomberg to allow Sikh police officers ... Read more...

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Sharjah ruler gets honorary doctorate


March 18th, 2012 - 9:10 pm ICT by IANS
Paris, March 18 (IANS/WAM) Sheikh Sultan bin Mohammed Al Qassimi, ruler of Sharjah in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), has been awarded an honorary doctorate by the University of Paris ... Read more...

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UAE backs Pakistan for UNSC seat


October 20th, 2011 - 6:59 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Oct 20 (IANS) The UAE will back Pakistan's candidature for a non-permanent seat of the UN Security Council, the UAE's envoy here has said.UAE Ambassador to Pakistan Essa ... Read more...

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Deora offers to resign as minister (Lead)


July 5th, 2011 - 3:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 5 (IANS) Corporate Affairs Minister Murli Deora said Tuesday that he had offered to resign "due to personal reasons" and devote his time to the Congress, ... Read more...

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Ratan Rajput gets 54,863 wedding proposals; Meerut, Lucknow top list


April 19th, 2011 - 8:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 19 (IANS) Popular TV actress Ratan Rajput has received 54,863 wedding proposals from suitors including doctors, lawyers, engineers, professors, businessmen, chefs and bankers, for her upcoming televised ... Read more...

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Mukherjee assures support to growth of textiles industry


February 2nd, 2011 - 8:02 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 2 (ANI): Union Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee today assured the textiles industry the Government's continuous support to upgrade technology, manufacturing processes and conducive policy environment to facilitate its ... Read more...

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Pakistan’s political instability threat to India: Narayanan


January 21st, 2011 - 7:30 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Jan 21 (IANS) Political and economic instability in Pakistan coupled with its military build-up constitutes a threat to India, West Bengal Governor M.K.Narayanan said Friday.The former national security adviser termed Pakistan ... Read more...

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Baldwin forms cleanup crew to aid oil spill victims


August 29th, 2010 - 7:34 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 29 (IANS) Actor Stephen Baldwin has formed a rapid response environmental cleanup organisation to aid victims of America's Gulf Coast region struck by a massive oil spill in April. The actor ... Read more...

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New York Governor Paterson to meet with ‘Ground Zero mosque’ developers to discuss possible relocation


August 18th, 2010 - 10:51 pm ICT by BNO News
NEW YORK (BNO NEWS) – New York Governor David Paterson announced on Wednesday that there are plans to meet with the developers of the 'Ground Zero mosque' to discuss a possible relocation ... Read more...

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White House criticizes irregularities in Sudan election


April 20th, 2010 - 10:44 pm ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON D.C. (BNO NEWS) – White House Press Secretary Robert Gibbs criticized on Tuesday Sudan's election and expressed the continuous support from the United States towards the Sudanese people.Sudan held presidential and ... Read more...

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Kansas launches a statewide public smoking ban


March 12th, 2010 - 11:44 pm ICT by BNO News
TOPEKA, KANSAS (BNO NEWS) – On Friday, Kansas Governor Mark Parkinson signed into law the Kansas Clean Indoor Air, HB 2221, which is a statewide public smoking ban, the Office of the ... Read more...

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‘Optimistic’ Qureshi says outcome of Feb 25 talks depends on Indian response


February 22nd, 2010 - 12:32 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Feb.22 (ANI): Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi has said that he is 'optimistic' about the upcoming foreign secretary-level talks between India and Pakistan, adding that the outcome of the ... Read more...

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People celebrate R-Day in Chhattisgarh amid Maoist boycott call


January 26th, 2010 - 1:25 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, Jan 26 (IANS) Defying the Maoist call to boycott Republic Day celebrations, thousands of people gathered here Tuesday when Chhattisgarh Governor Shekhar Dutt hoisted the national flag. Dutt assured the people ... Read more...

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Qureshi calls for international community’s support for peaceful Pakistan


January 9th, 2010 - 6:19 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Jan. 9 (ANI): Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi has said that the international community should continue supporting Islamabad's efforts to build itself into a peaceful, modern state.The Daily Times quoted ... Read more...

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Alert guard saves Malik from thrashing at hands of incensed Islamabad students


October 21st, 2009 - 3:54 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Oct.21 (ANI): Pakistan Interior Minister Rehman Malik was at the receiving end of students' fury when he visited the Islamic International University (IIUI) in Islamabad after the twin blast which rocked ... Read more...

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“India should not worry about U.S. assistance to Pakistan”, says Robert Blake


July 1st, 2009 - 7:15 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 1(ANI): The United States on Tuesday rejected India's concern over American assistance to Pakistan, said that the Indians should not worry about Washington's support for Islamabad, as the assistance is ... Read more...

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Manipulation of religion should be prevented: Religion Congress (Lead)


July 1st, 2009 - 6:12 pm ICT by IANS
By Vishnu Makhijani Astana, July 1 (IANS) Politicians and civil society around the world were Wednesday urged to "counteract" the manipulation of religions or religious differences for political ends to preserve the unity ... Read more...

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Forget recession, WIFW attracts 13 commercial partners, 103 designers


March 10th, 2009 - 7:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 10 (IANS) Premier fashion organisation, Fashion Design Council of India (FDCI) has beaten recession blues by having as many as 13 commercial partners and 103 participating designers for the ... Read more...

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Kashmiris protest against Israeli attacks on Gaza strip


January 12th, 2009 - 7:14 pm ICT by ANI
Srinagar, Jan 12 (ANI): Youths gathered here to protest against the continuing aggression of Israel against Palestine. Separatist leader Altaf Khan, head of Jammu Kashmir Peoples Freedom League (JKPFL) lead the ... Read more...

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Three Asian Tour golf events in India in 2009


November 5th, 2008 - 1:03 pm ICT by IANS
Singapore, Nov 5 (IANS) India will once again host three Asian Tour events in golf, as the Tour is poised to offer a record number of events with over $42 million in ... Read more...

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Brit man turns orange after drinking too much cider


October 29th, 2008 - 3:45 pm ICT by ANI
London, October 29 (ANI): A British mans doctors were puzzled to see that his skin turned orange after drinking too much of cider, and still he survived the condition. Forty-seven-year-old Michael ... Read more...

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‘Catch them Young’ and promote environment education in the school network


July 4th, 2008 - 10:43 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi , July 4 (ANI/Business Wire India ): GREEN Olympiad is an annual international environmental examination conducted for middle and senior school students by TERI (the Energy and Resources Institute). ... Read more...

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UAE calls on Islamic countries to fight against insecurity


June 19th, 2008 - 3:42 pm ICT by IANS
Kampala, June 19 (IANS) The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has called on Islamic countries to unitedly fight to create political and humanitarian conditions to arrest the growing insecurity and suffering in the ... Read more...

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Pakistan continues to provide covert support to cross-border terrorism: Antony


April 28th, 2008 - 10:20 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Apr 28 (ANI): Union Defence Minister A K Antony on Monday said that Pakistan continues to provide covert support to perpetrators of cross-border terrorism and expressed hope for a ... Read more...

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US legislators, experts call for continuous support to Indo-Pak peace process


November 14th, 2007 - 2:05 am ICT by admin
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