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Congress, Trinamool in verbal duel over Chidambaram comments (Lead)


July 11th, 2012 - 1:17 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 10 (IANS) Alliance partners Congress and Trinamool Congress Tuesday continued to spar over Union Home Minister P. Chidambaram's sharp indictment of the continuing political clashes in West ... Read more...

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Congress challenges Trinamool on inter-party clashes’ data


July 10th, 2012 - 8:33 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 10 (IANS) Endorsing Home Minister P. Chidamabaram's critical comments on inter-party clashes in West Bengal, state Congress president Pradip Bhattacharya Tuesday challenged Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee to ... Read more...

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Commercial vehicles causing jams, not our fault: Delhi Police


February 2nd, 2012 - 8:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 2 (IANS) Blaming the city's transport department for allowing overloaded commercial vehicles to enter the city, which eventually caused jams, Delhi Police Thursday said it was ... Read more...

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No threat to democracy in Pakistan: Gilani


January 29th, 2012 - 2:31 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Jan 29 (IANS) Pakistani Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani has said there is no chance of a military coup in the country because the army favours democracy and ... Read more...

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Kayani meets Zardari


January 14th, 2012 - 9:53 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Jan 14 (IANS) Pakistan's Chief of Army Staff Gen. Ashfaq Pervez Kayani Saturday called on President Asif Ali Zardari amid deteriorating relations between the government and the military ... Read more...

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Sacked for not signing affidavit: Pakistan’s ex-defence secretary


January 13th, 2012 - 11:54 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Jan 13 (IANS) Former Pakistani defence secretary Naeem Khalid Lodhi, who was sacked by Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani for "misconduct and unlawful steps he took" in the ... Read more...

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No need for trust vote: Pakistani PM


January 13th, 2012 - 3:25 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Jan 13 (IANS) Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani Friday asserted that he does not need to take a trust vote in parliament.Gilani's remark while addressing the national assembly ... Read more...

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Gilani sacks defence secretary, takes on army (Intro Night Lead)


January 12th, 2012 - 1:37 am ICT by IANS
Islambad, Jan 11 (IANS) Pakistan's political and military establishments were set for a showdown as Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani sacked the defence secretary Wednesday after coming under attack ... Read more...

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Democracy to continue in Pakistan: Gilani


January 12th, 2012 - 1:23 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Jan 11 (IANS) Against the backdrop of tension with the army after his sacking of the defence secretary, Pakistan Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani said Wednesday that his ... Read more...

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Gilani sacks Defence Secretary, takes on army (Night Lead)


January 11th, 2012 - 9:45 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Jan 11 (IANS) Pakistan's political and military establishments were set for a showdown as Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani sacked the defence secretary Wednesday after coming under attack ... Read more...

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A dancing Farooq Abdullah on Facebook video


April 23rd, 2011 - 10:04 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 23 (IANS) A wide grin on his face, clapping and throwing his hands in the air and moving his thickset figure to a hit Kashmiri folk ... Read more...

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Congress seeks report on TV programme attacking PM, Sonia


November 21st, 2010 - 2:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 21 (IANS) The Congress has sought a report from its Andhra Pradesh unit on a programme aired by Sakshi TV channel, owned by party MP Y.S. Jaganmohan Reddy, ... Read more...

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Akali Dal wants Governor Barnala’s sacking


October 28th, 2010 - 11:00 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Oct 28 (IANS) Punjab's ruling Shiromani Akali Dal Thursday demanded that Tamil Nadu Governor Surjit Singh Barnala, a former chief minister, be sacked from his post for "politically motivated" statements ... Read more...

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Hisss Crosses 6 Crore Mark In Opening Weekend!


October 28th, 2010 - 1:51 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
October 28, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Naagin avatar of Mallika Sherawat has finally shown her magic during the weekend. Hisss opened with rave reviews from the critics and no one expected the ... Read more...

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Government brought disrepute to country over Games: BJP


September 25th, 2010 - 9:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 25 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Saturday attacked the Congress-led United Progressive Alliance (UPA) government and the Commonwealth Games Organizing Committee (OC) for bringing disrepute to the ... Read more...

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Chennai fashion show for budding designers


June 4th, 2010 - 6:59 pm ICT by ANI
Chennai, June 4 (ANI): Budding fashion designers of 'Pearl Academy of Fashions' showcased their skills at a fashion show organized here on Thursday evening.Designer students exhibited their fashion designs through outstanding fashion ... Read more...

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UK’s Defence chief gags Iraq criticism report


May 28th, 2010 - 5:58 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 28 (ANI): Britain's Chief of the Defence Staff Air Chief Marshal Sir Jock Stirrup and other officials have intervened to suppress Lieutenant General Chris Brown's report on the lessons to ... Read more...

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Jairam Ramesh clarifies his controversial remarks to Manmohan, Sonia


May 10th, 2010 - 10:22 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, May 10 (ANI): Union Minister for Enviornment and Forests Jairam Ramesh reportedly clarified his controversial remarks in a letter to Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh and Congress President Sonia ... Read more...

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Jairam’s Beijing remarks ‘not at all appropriate’: Congress


May 10th, 2010 - 7:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 10 (IANS) Environment and Forests Minister Jairam Ramesh's remarks in China, critical of the home ministry, were "not at all appropriate" and should have under no circumstances been ... Read more...

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Congress ticks off Jairam Ramesh for comments on Home Ministry


May 10th, 2010 - 6:56 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, May 10 (ANI): Congress Spokesperson Abhishek Manu Singhvi on Monday criticized Minister of State for Environment and Forests Jairam Ramesh for his alleged comments in China on the Home ... Read more...

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President Barack Obama to be interviewed on Fox News on Wednesday


March 18th, 2010 - 1:04 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington DC, Mar 17 (THAINDIAN NEWS) US President Barack Obama will try to hard sell his healthcare bill, on an interview on the Fox network on Wednesday. This is his ... Read more...

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White House in war of words with Cheney over plane attack


December 31st, 2009 - 1:23 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Dec 31 (IANS) The White House fired a salvo at former vice president Dick Cheney in reply to his sharply critical comments on President Barack Obama's response to ... Read more...

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Black Eyed Peas manager apologizes for hitting celeb blogger Perez Hilton


November 20th, 2009 - 2:08 pm ICT by ANI
London, November 20 (ANI): Black Eyed Peas manager Liborio Molina has expressed regret and apologized to celebrity blogger Perez Hilton for attacking him in June this year.Molina had punched the writer ... Read more...

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Charges dropped against Black Eyed Peas manager Liborio Molina


November 18th, 2009 - 11:34 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Toronto, Nov 18 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Assault charge against the Black Eyed Peas manager Liborio Molina has been dropped.Black Eyed Peas manager Liborio Molina had allegedly blasted and physically assaulted gossip ... Read more...

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Megan McCain apologizes for Twitter photo uproar


October 16th, 2009 - 2:09 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 16 (ANI): Megan McCain, daughter of former Republican presidential candidate John McCain, has apologized for posting a picture of herself displaying ample cleavage on her Twitter account.The 24-year-old caused a ... Read more...

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Samajwadi Party undecided on continuing support to Congress


August 21st, 2009 - 3:19 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, Aug 21 (IANS) The Samajwadi Party is undecided whether it should continue supporting the Congress at the centre while its leaders are sharply critical of the government for its economic ... Read more...

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Miss Universe’s blog creates controversy


April 2nd, 2009 - 3:52 pm ICT by Amrit Rashmisrisethi
A flurry of critical comments and news, for the Miss Universe's blog post about 'having fun' at Guantanamo Bay has vanished from the pageant's Web site as embarrassed officials try to quash ... Read more...

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Young India vents anger over Mangalore incident on internet


January 27th, 2009 - 6:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 27 (IANS) Young Indians angry about the attack on women in a pub in Karnataka's Mangalore town are giving vent to their ire on the internet with critical comments ... Read more...

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Friendly Turkish PM says Allah will punish Israel


January 5th, 2009 - 4:29 pm ICT by ANI
Jerusalem, Jan 5 (ANI): Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan has used exceptionally harsh words to describe Israels offensive against Hamas in the Gaza Strip, despite both countries enjoying good bilateral ... Read more...

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Europe rights commissioner condemns UK database plan


December 31st, 2008 - 4:32 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec.31 (ANI): Critical comments by Europes Human Rights Commissioner, Thomas Hammarberg, has reportedly prompted Britain to rethink plans for a database holding details of every email, mobile phone and internet ... Read more...

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It’s the Nepal PM’s bed of thorns


October 23rd, 2008 - 3:26 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Oct 23 (IANS) For nearly two decades he lived a hard life in Spartan bunkers and forest hideouts and survived. But now, after having won a 10-year war on the state ... Read more...

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123 agreement will become legal document: India


September 13th, 2008 - 1:21 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 12 (IANS) India Friday maintained it would be solely guided by the 123 agreement with the United States on civil nuclear cooperation that will become a legal document once ... Read more...

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India rebuffs OIC comments on Kashmir


August 15th, 2008 - 1:24 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 14 (IANS) India Thursday rebuffed the Organization of Islamic Conference (OIC) for its comments on the violence in Jammu and Kashmir and asked it not to meddle in the ... Read more...

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England selectors demand explanation from Vaughan


July 23rd, 2008 - 1:27 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 23 (ANI): Englands Chief Selector Geoff Miller has asked captain Michael Vaughan to explain and justify his critical comments on team selection. According to The Sun, Miller will ask Vaughan ... Read more...

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Obama damaging chances of dialogue with Cuba, Venezuela: Chavez


July 18th, 2008 - 2:35 pm ICT by IANS
Caracas, July 18 (IANS) Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez has said US presidential hopeful Barack Obama is damaging by his hostile rhetoric possible dialogue with Venezuela and Cuba that he promised to open, ... Read more...

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