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Marry Western thought with Chinese reality, says daily


August 22nd, 2012 - 12:41 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Aug 22 (IANS) Western thought has to be combined with China's reality to produce a positive impetus, said a state-run Chinese daily that described the westernization of the country ... Read more...

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Mexican congressional hopeful bares some skin in posters


May 8th, 2012 - 1:31 pm ICT by IANS
Guadalajara (Mexico), May 8 (IANS/EFE) A female candidate of the leftist Party of the Democratic Revolution, or PRD, posed semi-nude for posters in her "provocative" campaign for a seat in ... Read more...

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Mexico gears up for first televised presidential debate


May 7th, 2012 - 12:17 pm ICT by IANS
Mexico City, May 7 (IANS/EFE) Mexico's four presidential candidates will take part Sunday in their first televised debate amid high expectations and a controversy over the air time, which conflicts ... Read more...

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Mexican candidate defends his lack of knowledge about books


December 7th, 2011 - 11:05 am ICT by IANS
Mexico City, Dec 7 (IANS/EFE) Enrique Pena Nieto, who polls show is the favorite to win Mexico's July 2012 presidential election, is defending himself after becoming the butt of ... Read more...

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Behold India’s unfolding democratic revolution (Comment)


August 24th, 2011 - 2:54 pm ICT by IANS
A unique revolution is unfolding across India. No matter what is the immediate outcome of this popular upsurge, triggered by the inspiring determination of a 74-year-old man's refusal to eat food ... Read more...

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Recorded conversation between alleged drug lord and Mexican legislator released


October 14th, 2010 - 11:09 pm ICT by BNO News
MEXICO CITY (BNO NEWS) -- A recorded telephone conversation between an alleged Mexican drug lord and a lawmaker who is being accused of having ties with a drug cartel, was unveiled by ... Read more...

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Mexican mayor kills man over taunt


July 8th, 2010 - 6:14 pm ICT by IANS
Oaxaca (Mexico), July 8 (IANS/EFE) A Mexican mayor has killed a man and wounded another because they made fun of his party for losing the gubernatorial election in the southern state of ... Read more...

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Parade, pageants highlight China’s 60-year rise in world stage


October 1st, 2009 - 12:46 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Oct 1 (Xinhua) Military and civilian marchers accompanied by floats turned Tian'anmen Square into a scene of joyous celebration here Thursday as China celebrated the 60th birthday of the People's Republic. Leading ... Read more...

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State lawmaker murdered in Mexico


August 21st, 2009 - 5:00 am ICT by IANS
Chilpancingo (Mexico), Aug 21 (EFE) The speaker of the legislature in the southern Mexican state of Guerrero was gunned down Thursday by some unidentified gunmen outside his house, officials said. Armando Chavarria Barrera, ... Read more...

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Nawaz holds Musharraf responsible for current Pak crisis


March 28th, 2009 - 5:53 pm ICT by ANI
Mardan (Pakistan), Mar. 28 (ANI): Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz chief Nawaz Sharif has held former President Pervez Musharraf responsible for the current crisis being faced by the nation.He squarely blamed Musharraf for ... Read more...

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Zardari leading nation toward mid-term polls: Nawaz


February 28th, 2009 - 2:59 am ICT by IANS
Lahore, Feb 28 (IANS) Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) chief Nawaz Sharif has said that President Asif Ali Zardari wants to drag the nation toward mid-term elections, Geo TV reported Friday. In an interview ... Read more...

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Maoist juggernaut starts rolling in Nepal with communist merger


January 13th, 2009 - 1:14 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Jan 13 (IANS) Following the example of northern neighbour China's monolithic communist party, Nepal's ruling Maoist party has started the process of unification of left parties in the Himalayan republic with ... Read more...

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