dangerous implications

The dangerous implications of India’s nuclear romance

April 1st, 2012 - 12:17 pm ICT by IANS
Efforts are on to squelch the months-long peaceful movement by villagers living in the neighbourhood of the Kudankulam nuclear plant in Tamil Nadu which has delayed its commissioning. What brought the ... Read more...

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Sound banking system needed for financial stability: Pranab

March 27th, 2011 - 5:48 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 27 (IANS) A sound and resilient banking sector, well-functioning financial markets, robust liquidity management and payment and settlement infrastructure have become the pre-requisites for financial stability, union ... Read more...

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Oz PM Kevin Rudd ‘following’ porn on Twitter

May 3rd, 2010 - 2:10 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 3 (ANI): Aussie Prime Minister Kevin Rudd was left red-faced after it was revealed that he has been following porn sites online - all thanks to his inadvertent Twitter ... Read more...

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India’s ‘massive’ arms build up will jeopardise regional balance: Pak

January 14th, 2010 - 12:46 pm ICT by ANI
Rawalpindi, Jan.14 (ANI): Expressing concern over the alleged 'massive' arms build up by India, Pakistan's National Command Authority (NCA) has said that New Delhi could jeopardise the regional balance by such moves.The ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

British mission in Afghanistan disabling Al Qaeda: Gordon Brown

November 16th, 2009 - 2:24 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov. 16 (ANI): In a bid gather public support for the Afghanistan war, British Prime Minister Gordon Brown is set to assert the deployment of British troops in that war-torn ... Read more...

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Now, Indians joining British Army to beat Taliban

October 18th, 2009 - 2:55 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct. 18 (ANI): Indians are now rushing to join the British Army to fight the Taliban.They will be entitled to sign up as Commonwealth nationals.The current trend can be attributed ... Read more...

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Water shortage will create far-reaching global security concerns

October 7th, 2009 - 2:56 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 7 (ANI): Water scarcity courtesy climate change will create global security concerns, according to Dr. Rajendra K. Pachauri, chair of the intergovernmental panel on climate change, a co-recipient of the ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

‘Autonomy to Gilgit will obstruct Kashmir resolution’

August 31st, 2009 - 5:56 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 31 (IANS) Pakistan-based Kashmiri militant commander Syed Salahuddin has said autonomy for the Gilgit-Baltistan region will have a "negative impact" on efforts to resolve the Kashmir dispute. "Any change in ... Read more...

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Urgent need to re-evaluate threat to Pakistan: Dawn editorial

December 3rd, 2008 - 6:55 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Dec.3 (ANI): The lacklustre approach by the Pakistan Government and provincial adminsitrations to dealing with militancy and insurgency has led analysts and experts to suggest that in the wake of ... Read more...

Posted in National |

X Factor terrorized after Omar Bakri branded it anti-Muslim

October 21st, 2008 - 4:56 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 21 (ANI): The X Factor was put on terror alert after Islamist militant leader Omar Bakri claimed that it was an anti-Muslim show, because it had released a charity ... Read more...

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Obama dismisses McCain’’s accusations of promoting socialism

October 20th, 2008 - 11:05 am ICT by ANI
Fayetteville (North Carolina, US), Oct.20 (ANI): Democratic presidential candidate Barack Obama has rubbished the McCain campaign''s oft-repeated charge that he is promoting a brand of socialism and welfare that could have ... Read more...

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