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Bollywood mourns Vilasrao Deshmukh


August 14th, 2012 - 7:12 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 14 (IANS) Union minister and former Maharashtra chief minister Vilasrao Deshmukh passed away in a Chennai hospital Tuesday following a prolonged illness. The Hindi film fraternity wished peace ... Read more...

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US ready to aid Iran in quake relief


August 13th, 2012 - 8:33 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 13 (IANS) The White House has expressed condolences over the loss of life in Iran's latest earthquake, and said Washington was ready to help."The American people send the ... Read more...

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PM expresses shock over US gurudwara killing


August 6th, 2012 - 2:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 6 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Monday expressed deep shock and sadness over the shooting at a US gurudwara in which six people were killed. He ... Read more...

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PM condoles Dhar’s death


July 20th, 2012 - 1:01 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 19 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Thursday condoled the death of economist P.N. Dhar, calling him "a public servant of the highest pedigree who embodied the ... Read more...

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US offers help in Russia flood disaster


July 8th, 2012 - 8:18 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, July 8 (IANS) The US has offered help to overcome a devastating flood in Russia, RIA Novosti reported.At least 150 people died in floods triggered by heavy rains Friday ... Read more...

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Saudi prince’s funeral services held in Mecca (Lead)


June 18th, 2012 - 1:19 am ICT by IANS
Riyadh, June 17 (IANS) Saudi crown prince Nayef bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, who breathed his last Saturday following a prolonged illness, was Sunday buried after sunset prayers in the ... Read more...

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Salman Khurshid arrives for Saudi Arabian prince’s funeral


June 17th, 2012 - 11:08 pm ICT by IANS
Jeddah, June 17 (IANS) Indian Law Minister Salman Khurshid arrived here Sunday for the funeral of Saudi Arabia's crown prince Nayef bin Abdulaziz Al Saud who died Saturday, the ... Read more...

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World leaders condole Saudi prince’s death


June 17th, 2012 - 4:59 pm ICT by IANS
Riyadh, June 17 (IANS) A number of world leaders have sent their condolences to Saudi Arabian King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, the royal family and the people over ... Read more...

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India PM condoles Saudi prince’s death


June 17th, 2012 - 4:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 17 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Sunday expressed grief over the death of Saudi Arabia's deputy prime minister and crown prince Naif bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, ... Read more...

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Obama mourns death of Saudi crown prince


June 17th, 2012 - 7:41 am ICT by IANS
Washington, June 17 (IANS) US President Barack Obama Saturday mourned the death of Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia Nayef bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, speaking highly of the prince's role ... Read more...

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Three-day mourning in Kenya after chopper crash


June 11th, 2012 - 5:00 am ICT by IANS
Nairobi, June 11 (IANS) Kenyan president Mwai Kibaki has declared three-day national mourning which begins Monday onwards, following a helicopter crash near the capital Nairobi in which a minister, his ... Read more...

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RDB’s Kuly died of brain tumour


May 24th, 2012 - 3:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 24 (IANS) Kuldeep Ral, a.k.a. Kuly of Punjabi bhangra and hip-hop band RDB, died of brain tumour. He was 35.Kuly, who was the music producer of ... Read more...

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PM announces Rs.2 lakh for Assam boat accident victims


May 1st, 2012 - 3:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 1 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Tuesday announced compensation of Rs.200,000 each for the next of kin of deceased in the Assam boat accident that has ... Read more...

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150 missing, toll could rise in Assam boat accident


May 1st, 2012 - 12:27 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, May 1 (IANS) Rescue operations continued in the Brahmaputra in Assam Tuesday, a day after a ferry capsized in the river killing nearly 70 people, but with at ... Read more...

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68 die, over 150 still missing in Assam boat tragedy (Lead)


May 1st, 2012 - 12:33 am ICT by IANS
Guwahati, April 30 (IANS) At least 68 people died and over 150 were still missing after a ferry, with over 250 people on board, capsized in heavy storm in ... Read more...

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Karzai condemns, US saddened over Afghan killings (Second Lead)


March 12th, 2012 - 12:52 am ICT by IANS
Kabul/Washington, March 11 (IANS) Afghanistan President Hamid Karzai Sunday strongly condemned the killing of 16 civilians, including nine children and three women by a US soldier in Kandahar province.Five others ... Read more...

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US vows full accountability in Afghan shooting (Lead, Changing dateline)


March 11th, 2012 - 11:51 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 11 (IANS) Anyone found responsible for the killing of over a dozen civilians in Afghanistan would be punished, said General John Allen, commander of the US and ... Read more...

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UN chief ’saddened’ by Afghan attacks


December 7th, 2011 - 3:39 am ICT by IANS
United Nations, Dec 7 (IANS) UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has expressed his sadness about two attacks that killed at least 59 people in Afghanistan Tuesday, his spokesman said."The secretary-general is ... Read more...

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India lost an illustrious son in Dev Anand: Jayalalithaa


December 4th, 2011 - 5:04 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Dec 4 (IANS) Tamil Nadu Chief Minister and yesteryears actress J. Jayalalithaa Sunday condoled the death of Bollywood legend Dev Anand in London, saying India has lost "a great ... Read more...

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President, PM, other leaders pay tributes to Hazarika


November 5th, 2011 - 10:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 5 (IANS) President Pratibha Devisingh Patil and Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Saturday led the nation in condoling the death of noted singer Bhupen Hazarika and paying ... Read more...

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Obama condoles death of Saudi crown prince


October 23rd, 2011 - 5:11 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 23 (IANS) US President Barack Obama has expressed his "deepest condolences" on the death of Saudi Crown Prince Sultan bin Abdul Aziz, said a statement issued by ... Read more...

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Bollywood mourns Tiger Pataudi’s death


September 22nd, 2011 - 9:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) "Legend", "great captain", "style icon", "gentleman" -- that's how the Bollywood brigade remembered former Indian cricket captain Mansur Ali Khan Pataudi on receiving news ... Read more...

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PM condemns Afghan leader Rabbani’s ’senseless’ killing


September 21st, 2011 - 4:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 21 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Wednesday condoled the death of Afghan leader Burhanuddin Rabbani, killed in a suicide blast at his house in Kabul Tuesday, ... Read more...

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India blames ‘forces of terror’ for Rabbani killing


September 20th, 2011 - 11:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 20 (IANS) India Tuesday strongly denounced the assassination of former Afghan president Burhanuddin Rabbani and blamed "forces of terror and hatred" for his death. "Tragically, the forces ... Read more...

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US conveys solidarity over Delhi bombing


September 8th, 2011 - 10:53 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 8 (IANS) Condemning the "cowardly" bombing attack outside Delhi High Court, the United States has expressed its sympathy and solidarity with India and offered any and all ... Read more...

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US denounces Delhi bomb blast


September 8th, 2011 - 2:37 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 8 (IANS) The US Wednesday denounced the bomb blast in the Indian capital as a "cowardly attack" and said it stood with India in confronting the global challenge ... Read more...

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Landmine kills four UN peacekeepers in Sudan’s Abyei


August 2nd, 2011 - 11:36 pm ICT by BNO News
ABYEI, SUDAN (BNO NEWS) -- Four peacekeepers part of the newly-established United Nations Interim Security Force for Abyei (UNISFA) in Sudan were killed on Tuesday when a landmine exploded in the region, ... Read more...

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India, US making ‘great strides’ in security ties (Lead)


July 19th, 2011 - 5:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 19 (IANS) Visiting US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton Tuesday said India and America were making "great strides" in expanding their ties on security and counter terrorism.Clinton, ... Read more...

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India, US allies in fight against terror: Clinton


July 19th, 2011 - 3:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 19 (IANS) India and the US were "allies in the fight against violent extremist networks", visiting Secretary of State Hillary Clinton said Tuesday as she pledged her ... Read more...

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PM, Sonia visit injured in Mumbai hospitals (Lead)(With Image)


July 15th, 2011 - 12:21 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 14 (IANS) A day after triple blasts in Mumbai left 17 people dead and at least 131 injured, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and Congress president Sonia Gandhi ... Read more...

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EU condemns ‘heinous’ Mumbai attack


July 14th, 2011 - 10:45 pm ICT by IANS
Brussels, July 14 (IANS) Leaders of the European Union Thursday condemned and termed as "heinous" the deadly bomb attacks in Mumbai that killed at least 17 people and left over ... Read more...

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Poland condemns Mumbai blasts


July 14th, 2011 - 8:39 pm ICT by IANS
Warsaw, July 14 (IANS) Poland Thursday strongly condemned the deadly bomb blasts in Mumbai that left at least 17 people dead and injured 131.Polish Foreign Minister Radoslaw Sikorski said terrorism ... Read more...

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Mumbai blasts: Israel says resilience will prevail


July 14th, 2011 - 7:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 14 (IANS) Strongly condemning the Mumbai terror attacks, Israel Thursday underlined its solidarity with India and offered full support in combating the scourge of terrorism."The city of ... Read more...

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UN chief slams attack on Pakistan’s military training centre


May 14th, 2011 - 5:09 am ICT by IANS
United Nations , May 14 (IANS) UN Secretary-General Ban Ki- moon Friday condemned the attack at a military training centre in northwest Pakistan, which reportedly killed over 80 ... Read more...

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Dalai Lama saddened over Khandu’s death


May 7th, 2011 - 5:09 pm ICT by IANS
Dharamsala, May 7 (IANS) Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama Saturday expressed grief over the death of Arunachal Pradesh chief minister Dorjee Khandu in a helicopter crash last week.In a ... Read more...

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