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Argentina criticises Britain’s ‘arrogance’ in Assange case


August 29th, 2012 - 1:14 pm ICT by IANS
Buenos Aires, Aug 29 (IANS) Argentina's Ambassador to Britain Alicia Castro has criticized the British government's "arrogance" in dealing with the Julian Assange case.Castro told a radio station that the ... Read more...

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Berlusconi’s income rises


March 20th, 2012 - 2:55 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, March 20 (IANS/AKI) Former prime minister Silvio Berlusconi's income last year rose 20 percent to 48 million euros allowing him to keep the title of Italy's highest-earning politician.The billionaire ... Read more...

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Berlusconi highest-earning politician in Italy


March 20th, 2012 - 9:03 am ICT by IANS
Rome, March 20 (IANS/AKI) Former Italian prime minister Silvio Berlusconi's income last year rose 20 percent to 48 million euros (around 63 million) that allowed him to keep the title ... Read more...

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Manipur legislators have whooping assets


January 18th, 2012 - 10:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 18 (IANS) Close to Rs.1 crore is the average increase in assets registered by Manipur legislators re-contesting the elections, data compiled by a think tank here ... Read more...

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Pakistan to stop graft money use in elections


December 30th, 2011 - 2:12 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Dec 30 (IANS) Pakistan will put a stop to the use of ill-gotten money in elections and set up a political finance wing to look into it.The Election Commission ... Read more...

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Sharma proves his fitness in farcical draw


December 21st, 2011 - 3:19 pm ICT by IANS
Canberra, Dec 21 (IANS) The final day of the drawn three-day warm-up game here at the Manuka Oval between Indians and the Cricket Australia (CA) Chairman's XI turned farcical ... Read more...

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British survey on soap usage called off in Kerala


December 10th, 2011 - 8:30 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Dec 10 (IANS) A bathing soap-related survey being conducted for Britain-based organisations in a coastal hamlet near the Thiruvananthapuram international airport in Kerala was called off Saturday after protests ... Read more...

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‘No black money abroad’, BJP MPs to declare Friday


December 8th, 2011 - 4:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 8 (IANS) Main opposition Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Thursday said its MPs will give a declaration on the occasion of world anti-corruption day Friday that they ... Read more...

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Every human being has the right to be happy: Dalai Lama


November 30th, 2011 - 9:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 30 (IANS) Making a strong argument for world peace, Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama Wednesday said many of the problems besetting humanity today are due to ... Read more...

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Pakistani role in Afghanistan can’t lead to peace: expert


November 20th, 2011 - 2:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 20 (IANS) With US backing, Pakistan is elbowing out others in the region to become a central player in Afghanistan, an expert says, adding this can ... Read more...

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Experts back India’s tough line at climate change talks


October 16th, 2011 - 4:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 16 (IANS) With India proposing the inclusion of some of neglected issues in the agenda of the UN climate change negotiations in Durban later this year, experts ... Read more...

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Indian ministers grow richer with average assets of Rs.10 crore


September 15th, 2011 - 7:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 15 (IANS) Holding assets of over Rs.10 crore (Rs.100 million) on an average, ministers of India's central government have grown richer since the 2009 general elections, ... Read more...

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Owning resorts to companies, Kamal Nath richest minister


September 3rd, 2011 - 5:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 3 (IANS) With business interests spanning resorts to immovable property, Urban Development Minister Kamal Nath figures among the richest members of Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's council ... Read more...

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Ramlila grounds may be Hazare fast venue


August 17th, 2011 - 5:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 17 (IANS) The spacious Ramlila grounds in north Delhi is emerging as the likely venue for Anna Hazare to hold his fast-unto-death for a strong anti-corruption law, ... Read more...

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Italian PM’s brother to stand trial over wiretap


June 4th, 2011 - 12:53 pm ICT by IANS
Milan, June 4 (IANS/AKI) A judge in the northern city of Milan Friday sent Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi's brother to trial for the illegal publication of a wiretapped phone ... Read more...

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European Parliament condemns Pak support to Taliban


April 16th, 2011 - 9:35 pm ICT by ANI
Brussels, Apr 16(ANI): The European Parliament has taken the bold step towards issuing two declarations against the Pakistan Government and instructing European Commission to re-evaluate the size of financial packages provided ... Read more...

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Nine opposition MLAs suspended in Maharashtra for disrupting Assembly proceedings


March 25th, 2011 - 12:22 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Mar.25 (ANI): The Maharashtra legislative assembly has suspended nine MLAs belonging to the Shiv Sena and the Bharatiya Janata Party for disrupting a budget speech by the Deputy Chief Minister ... Read more...

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‘Two and a Half Men’ will be back on air, claims Charlie Sheen


March 5th, 2011 - 2:30 pm ICT by ANI
New York, March 05 (ANI): Charlie Sheen has claimed that his hit TV sitcom 'Two and a Half Men' will be back on the air."Absolutely the gig's coming back. I have absolute ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Libya telecom firm tells subscribers to attack foreigners


March 5th, 2011 - 10:36 am ICT by ANI
Tripoli (Libya), Mar. 5 (ANI): Libya's public telecom company has reportedly sent SMS messages to its subscribers to attack foreigners, accusing them of wanting to "sow trouble" and "destroy" the country.A news.com.au ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Telangana stir delays salaries of Andhra chief minister, officials


March 2nd, 2011 - 5:24 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, March 2 (IANS) The ongoing movement for a separate Telangana state has not only affected normal life in the region and almost paralysed the administration, but has also ... Read more...

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Pak politicians oppose scrutiny of asset declarations by auditors, revenue board


February 25th, 2011 - 5:51 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Feb 25(ANI): Pakistan political parties have collectively opposed a proposal floated by the Election Commission to get parliamentarians' assets scrutinised by the Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) and the Auditor-General of ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

North Korea military says to do its best to maintain peace with South Korea


February 24th, 2011 - 6:27 pm ICT by ANI
Pyongyang, Feb.24 (ANI): The military of North Korea had said that they will do their best to improve relation with South Korea in order to maintain peace and stability on the Korean ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Army chief in Kashmir for security review


February 15th, 2011 - 1:49 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Feb 15 (IANS) Indian Army chief Gen. V.K. Singh Tuesday arrived on a two-day visit to Jammu and Kashmir to review the security situation in the face of a persistent ... Read more...

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Putin, Medvedev share nearly 24 ’secret palaces’ between them


February 1st, 2011 - 4:39 pm ICT by ANI
Moscow, Feb.1 (ANI): Russian President Dmitry Medvedev and Prime Minister Vladimir Putin allegedly share between them at least two dozen palaces, villas and mansions, according to a respected Russian magazine.The Russian liberal ... Read more...

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154 candidates in Bihar facing criminal cases: Report


October 11th, 2010 - 8:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 11 (IANS) As many as 154 candidates in the first round of the six-phase Bihar assembly elections are facing criminal charges, according to a report by NGOs monitoring ... Read more...

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MJ supported dad Joe, claim new legal documents


October 6th, 2010 - 2:47 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 06 (ANI): New legal documents have disclosed that Michael Jackson secretly supported his father Joe Jackson.In legal docs filed in Joe's wrongful death case against Dr. Conrad Murray, Michael's ... Read more...

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7 Rajya Sabha MPs fail to furnish assets details


September 24th, 2010 - 7:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 24 (IANS) Seven Rajya Sabha MPs have not so far submitted declarations of their assets and liabilities although the last date for furnishing this information has expired, the Rajya ... Read more...

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US visa fee hike can sour ties with India: US experts


September 16th, 2010 - 11:54 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Sep 16 (IANS) Two noted US economic experts have warned that the new US law steeply hiking visa fees could sour US relations with India and send wrong ... Read more...

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Value of Pakistan MNAs’ assets trebled in six years, says analysis


September 15th, 2010 - 6:45 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Sept 15 (ANI): A comparative analysis of the assets declared by Members of National Assembly (MNAs) belonging to the 12th and the 13th National Assembly of Pakistan has revealed that the ... Read more...

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U.S. Senator McCain “deeply disturbed” as Iranian human rights advocate Ahari faces death penalty


August 21st, 2010 - 3:43 am ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) -- U.S. Senator John McCain on Friday expressed disappointed regarding the case of Iranian human rights advocate Shiva Nazar Ahari, who will be facing the death penalty."I am ... Read more...

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Bodyguard to State Under Oath In The Trial Over The Death Of Anna Nicole Smith


August 5th, 2010 - 7:25 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Washington, August 05, 2010 (Just Flashed): Maurice Brighthaupt happens to be a bodyguard. He was one of the last persons to witness the now deceased Anna Nicole Smith in a live condition. ... Read more...

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Additional Particulars Surface Of The Sealed Judgment In The Slaughter Case Of Drew Peterson


July 22nd, 2010 - 7:39 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
July 22, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): A printed judgment by Judge Stephen White has seemingly expounded the judge's rationales for prohibiting ‘word of mouth’ proof in the slaughter hearing against ... Read more...

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OZ PM defends partner Tim Mathieson’s pro-Israel lobbyist group job


June 29th, 2010 - 2:35 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, June 29 (ANI): Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard has defended the right of her partner Tim Mathieson to work for a property group owned by a pro-Israel lobbyist.Mathieson is employed ... Read more...

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My partner has a right to live his life: Australian PM


June 29th, 2010 - 2:03 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, June 29 (IANS) Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard says that her partner, who works as a real estate salesman for a property group owned by a pro-Israel lobbyist, has "a right ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Karachi-bound ship carrying explosives intercepted


June 25th, 2010 - 11:33 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 25 (IANS) A ship carrying explosives from a Bangladesh port to Karachi was intercepted by security agencies on the Hooghly river channel Friday evening, officials said. The vessel, coming from ... Read more...

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