Taliban praises Delhi, says it’s not anti-India

June 17th, 2012 - 7:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 17 (IANS) The Taliban has come out with a rare praise of India for reportedly standing up to the US over the Afghan situation, and promised ... Read more...

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BSP’s Satish Misra charged with poll code violation

February 10th, 2012 - 1:37 am ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Feb 10 (IANS) The Election Commission on Thursday charged Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) general secretary Satish Misra of violating the model code of conduct.A show cause notice was ... Read more...

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Footballers’ association demands Blatter’s resignation on racism comments

November 17th, 2011 - 9:25 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 17 (IANS) FIFA president Sepp Blatter's suggestions that there is no racism in football has come under heavy fire from all quarters with the Professional Footballers' Association (PFA) ... Read more...

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Obama praises India’s success story written under democracy

November 8th, 2010 - 9:43 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov.8 (ANI): The United States President, Barack Obama, today appreciated the resilience of India that it has shown in the last 60 years while abiding itself by the principles ... Read more...

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Education key to empowering people: President

October 28th, 2010 - 12:01 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 27 (IANS) President Pratibha Patil Wednesday said that education is the most potent instrument for empowering people and called upon schools and teachers to promote high moral and cultural ... Read more...

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‘Religion made us human’

June 6th, 2010 - 1:12 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 6 (ANI): A psychologist has in a new book stressed that religion played a very important role in the grim struggles of prehistory, providing humans with a way to ... Read more...

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People from various faiths pay last tribute to Jyoti Basu

January 19th, 2010 - 7:16 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Jan 19 (IANS) Communist icon Jyoti Basu, who ruled West Bengal for 23 long years, proved that he was a leader of masses cutting across all sections of society ... Read more...

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Amitabh Bachchan conferred Asian Film Cultural Award

December 8th, 2009 - 1:51 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 8 (IANS) Megastar Amitabh Bachchan was Monday conferred the Asian Film Cultural Award for completing 40 years in the entertainment industry. Receiving the award from Bollywood director Ramesh Sippy, Bachchan ... Read more...

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US envoy Roemer wishes India a happy Deepawali

October 16th, 2009 - 6:42 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct.16 (ANI): On behalf of the American people, U.S. Ambassador to India, Timothy J. Roemer, today expressed his best wishes for a happy and prosperous Deepawali."Shubh Deepawali!" the Ambassador ... Read more...

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Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi’s birthday tomorrow

October 2nd, 2009 - 1:14 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New Delhi, Oct 1 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Gandhi Jayanti – the birthday of the Father of the Nation will be celebrated with fervor all over India tomorrow. This day is a National ... Read more...

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World T20 triumph revived spirit of nationhood: Pakistani PM

June 25th, 2009 - 4:21 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 25 (IANS) Pakistan's historic victory in the World Twenty20 tournament had revived the spirit of nationhood in a country that had been suffering from "depression" for the "last few ... Read more...

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Religious procession taken out on birth anniversary of Guru Arjan Dev

May 1st, 2009 - 10:01 pm ICT by ANI
By Ravinder Singh RobinAmritsar, May 1 (ANI): Thousands of Sikh devotees participated in a religious procession on Friday to mark the birth anniversary of Guru Arjan Dev, the fifth master of the ... Read more...

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Queen apologises for selling racist golliwog dolls in her stores

February 5th, 2009 - 5:57 pm ICT by ANI
London, February 5 (ANI): The Queen has issued an apology after it was revealed that an official gift shop at her Sandringham estate was selling controversial golliwog dolls.Stunned royal aides were ... Read more...

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CPI calls for shutdown in Tamil Nadu over Sri Lankan Tamil issue

November 17th, 2008 - 7:27 pm ICT by ANI
Chennai, Nov 17 (ANI): The Communist Party of India (CPI) convened an ''All-Party Meeting'' in Chennai on Monday to decide their further course of action after Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa''s ... Read more...

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The special Chadar for Ajmer Sharif is made at Varanasi

June 16th, 2008 - 11:31 pm ICT by ANI
By Girish Kumar Dubey Varanasi, June 16 (ANI): Every year hundreds of thousands of people regardless of their caste or creed visit the famous Ajmer Sharif shrine in Rajasthan during the annual ... Read more...

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Scotland’s largest national park is set to promote use of Urdu and Punjabi

November 14th, 2007 - 10:30 am ICT by admin

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