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CPC elects younger delegates to national congress


August 14th, 2012 - 2:04 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Aug 14 (IANS) The Communist Party of China (CPC) has elected younger and more grassroots-level delegates to attend its upcoming national congress, a senior party official said here Tuesday.About ... Read more...

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HI lauds appointment of Ajit Pal’s as Chef-de-Mission


April 3rd, 2012 - 7:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 3 (IANS) Hockey India (HI) Tuesday lauded the Indian Olympic Association (IOA) for appointing three-time Olympian and former captain Ajit Pal Singh as the Chef-de-Mission of the ... Read more...

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Waiting for the Republican Superman!


March 5th, 2012 - 6:42 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 5 (IANS) Will Mitt Romney emerge on Super Tuesday as the Republican Superman who would challenge President Barack Obama in November? Or would he stumble again to ... Read more...

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NRIs unhappy with Chouhan’s absence from diaspora event


January 12th, 2012 - 8:21 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, Jan 12 (IANS) Non-resident Indians of Madhya Pradesh origin who want to invest in the state Thursday said they were disappointed with the absence of Chief Minister ... Read more...

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Investing in India tough, say NRIs


January 8th, 2012 - 4:56 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, Jan 8 (IANS) Many overseas Indians participating in the annual Pravasi Bharatiya Diwas diaspora meet here have complained that investing in the country was difficult due to lack of ... Read more...

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Space crunch keeps diaspora delegates out at PBD inaugural


January 8th, 2012 - 3:24 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, Jan 8 (IANS) A space crunch at the venue forced many delegates from abroad to miss Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's inaugural address at the Pravasi Bhartiya Diwas here ... Read more...

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Conman held at children’s film fest


November 20th, 2011 - 4:28 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Nov 20 (IANS) In the commotion of hundreds of delegates and over 150,000 children at The Golden Elephant 17th International Children's Film Festival here, there was one man who ... Read more...

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India rebuffs Pakistan’s “unwarranted” attempt to raise Kashmir at UN


October 11th, 2011 - 7:19 pm ICT by IANS
United Nations, Oct 11 (IANS) India has rebuffed as "unwarranted and irrelevant" a Pakistani attempt to raise the Kashmir issue during a debate in the Special Political and Decolonisation Committee ... Read more...

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Chinese oil firm to build schools in Myanmar


October 3rd, 2011 - 10:37 pm ICT by IANS
Nay Pyi Taw (Myanmar), Oct 3, (IANS) The China National Petroleum Corporation (CNPC) Monday donated $1.32 million to build eight schools in Myanmar's four regions and states along the China-Myanmar ... Read more...

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Satish Misra wants to sue WikiLeaks, denies Mayawati comment


September 6th, 2011 - 4:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 6 (IANS) Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) general secretary Satish Chandra Misra Tuesday denied a US diplomatic cable on whistleblower website WikiLeaks that he had called Uttar ... Read more...

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Deficiencies in policy-making, implementation: CAG’s audit reports


March 18th, 2011 - 9:22 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 18(ANI): Deputy Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG), Rekha Gupta, on Friday briefed about the audit reports on civil, scientific and revenue department.Addressing the mediapersons here, Gupta said that in ... Read more...

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US state civic association elect canine as president!


February 21st, 2011 - 2:31 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Feb 21 (ANI): Dogs aren't just man's best friend, they can lead men too - meet Ms Beatha Lee - a shaggy wheaten terrier who was chosen as president of Hillbrook-Tall ... Read more...

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Kazakhstan President wants scientists to discover theories of ‘eternal life’!


December 8th, 2010 - 7:04 pm ICT by ANI
Astana, Dec 8 (ANI): Kazakhstan's seventy-year-old President Nursultan Nazarbayev appears to be 'not too satisfied' with his 19 years of rule over the gas-rich central Asian state, with reports claiming that he ... Read more...

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FIFA is ‘the galacticos of corruption’, says former official


December 5th, 2010 - 1:54 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 5(ANI): A former FIFA official has accused the international football's governing body of being "the galacticos of corruption".Mel Brennan, a delegate for North America at the 2002 World Cup, ... Read more...

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Goa film festival to have e-ticketing for delegates


November 11th, 2010 - 4:38 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Nov 11 (IANS) More than 7,000 delegates who have registered for the 41st International Film Festival of India (IFFI) at Goa can now avail of e-ticketing facilities at the Nov 22-Dec ... Read more...

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Chaperone for sex addicts tops odd hotel requests list


October 22nd, 2010 - 3:10 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 22 (ANI): A list of strange requests that hotels get from their guests has revealed that asking for a chaperone for a group of sex addicts takes the cake.Hotel chain ... Read more...

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200 metres sprint final postponed after appeal by disqualified athlete


October 11th, 2010 - 2:37 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 11 (IANS) The women's 200 m sprint final in track and field competition at the Commonwealth Games here was postponed to Monday after a disqualified Cyprus athlete lodged a ... Read more...

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CWG tennis venue world class: ITF delegate


September 27th, 2010 - 9:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) International Tennis Federation (ITF) delegate Tom Boyle Monday described as "world class" the Commonwealth Games venue R.K. Khanna Tennis Stadium. Boyle said there had been rapid improvement in ... Read more...

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By and large athletes are pleased with the Village


September 27th, 2010 - 6:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) More than thousand athletes and officials checked into the Commonwealth Games Village by Monday afternoon and most of them looked pleased at what they saw. They said ... Read more...

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Cribs and compliments as athletes arrive for CWF (Afternoon Lead)


September 27th, 2010 - 4:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) There were complaints and compliments too Monday as athletes started arriving in planeloads for the 19th Commonwealth Games in the Indian capital and delegations checked into ... Read more...

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Succession crisis in North Korea unlikely: Experts


September 14th, 2010 - 2:56 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Sept.14 (ANI): Leading Korean Peninsula experts have ruled out the possibility of a "succession crisis" in North Korea.During a session open to international media on what if there is a ... Read more...

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Moller elected New Zealand Cricket chairman


August 27th, 2010 - 4:37 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, Aug 27 (ANI): Former New Zealand Rugby Union CEO Chris Moller has been elected the new chairman of New Zealand Cricket.Moller will replace Alan Isaac, who stepped down after two ... Read more...

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New York Rep. Charles Rangel Enters Into A Tiff With Barack Obama


August 25th, 2010 - 12:40 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
Washington, August 24, 2010 (Just Flashed): Charles Rangel happens to be an African-American member of the Democratic Party of America. He has been a member of the American House of Representatives since ... Read more...

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Mao’s grandson becomes general in Chinese Army


August 2nd, 2010 - 4:23 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 2 (ANI): Mao Xinyu (40), grandson of Chairman Mao, has been promoted as Major General of the People's Liberation Army.Mao Xinyu bears a resemblance to his grandfather, who established the ... Read more...

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Call to unite Malay-Indian political parties and groups


July 12th, 2010 - 7:38 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, Jul 12 (ANI): A Malaysian Indian Congress delegate has proposed that party president S. Samy Vellu hold a roundtable conference to unite Indian political parties and groups."It is only ... Read more...

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Malaysia asked to give two-day break for Deepavali


July 12th, 2010 - 6:50 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, Jul 12 (ANI): The Malaysian Government has been asked to consider declaring two days public holiday on the occasion of DeepavaliA Malaysian Indian Congress delegate N. Thevar said that this ... Read more...

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Roundtable of Malaysian Indian parties mooted


July 12th, 2010 - 2:25 pm ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, July 12 (IANS) Responding to the unity call of Prime Minister Najib Tun Razak, a Malaysian Indian Congress (MIC) leader has mooted a roundtable conference of Indian political parties ... Read more...

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Jennifer Aniston Repudiates The Tittle-tattle That She Is Having An Affair With Jason Sudeikis


June 20th, 2010 - 7:42 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
June 20, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Jennifer Aniston is the American actress, who acquired universal appreciation in the 1990s. The rationale behind that appreciation was her lovable enactment of the ... Read more...

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Accused Killer, Joran Van Der Sloot, Categorized As A Romantic Person By His Ex-Girlfriend


June 19th, 2010 - 7:32 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
June 19, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): In keeping with the standpoints of the Peruvian police officers, Joran van der Sloot has professed that he is a murderer, who hammered Stephany ... Read more...

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Verma confident of being re-elected as BAI president


June 11th, 2010 - 10:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Chennai, June 11 (IANS) Brimming with confidence, V.K.Verma, Badminton Association of India (BAI) president, Friday invited Mohammad Azharuddin to Sunday's election, telling the former India cricket captain he will continue in ... Read more...

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All Manipur Church Organisation team meets Manipur Chief Minister


May 28th, 2010 - 11:26 pm ICT by ANI
Imphal, May 28 (ANI): Manipur Chief Minister Okram Ibobi Singh on Thursday held a meeting with a delegation of the All Manipur Church Organisation, a day after leaders of Manipur and Nagaland ... Read more...

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ICC president designate Pawar does not want ex-Oz PM Howard as his deputy


May 27th, 2010 - 12:52 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, May 27 (ANI): Incoming International Cricket Council (ICC) president Sharad Pawar does not want former Australian Prime Minister and cricket aficionado John Howard as his deputy in the interim.According to ... Read more...

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FIFA bars Capello from players’ session with referee


May 23rd, 2010 - 7:04 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 23 (IANS) England manager Fabio Capello received a set-back after FIFA prevented him from arranging a special session between his players and referee Howard Webb ahead of the World Cup. ... Read more...

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Vatican asks Susan Boyle to sing for saint Padre Pio


May 23rd, 2010 - 1:30 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 23 (ANI): Scottish singing sensation Susan Boyle has been asked by the Vatican to sing at a special tribute to its most revered saint, Capuchin monk Padre Pio.Last month, Father ... Read more...

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Gettysburg Categorized As A Notable But Endangered Battleground


May 17th, 2010 - 7:09 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
May 17, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Gettysburg has been declared as one of America’s most endangered and momentous battlegrounds.Now, the Civil War Preservation Trust has uttered that the aforementioned site ... Read more...

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