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Haqqani network a terrorist group: US


September 8th, 2012 - 12:14 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 7 (IANS) US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has formally designated the Pakistan-based Haqqani network, a Taliban-affiliated militant group held responsible for the 2008 Indian embassy bombing ... Read more...

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Kerala cops can’t use designations on social networking sites


May 8th, 2012 - 11:26 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, May 8 (IANS) Policemen in Kerala can no longer use their designation when express their opinions on social networking sites, Home Minister T. Radhakrishnan said Tuesday.The decision was taken ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

US slaps sanctions on Syrian defence minister


March 31st, 2012 - 12:08 am ICT by IANS
Washington, March 30 (IANS) The US Treasury Department announced Friday that it had slapped sanctions on the Syrian defence minister and two senior military officials.In a statement, the ... Read more...

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Mexico’s imports of Chinese-made shoes surge


March 16th, 2012 - 11:56 am ICT by IANS
Mexico City, March 16 (IANS/EFE) Mexico's imports of Chinese-made shoes climbed 151 percent in January, a month after compensatory quotas on those consumer goods expired, an official said.In response, shoe ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Officials turned into BSP spokespersons, complains Congress


January 17th, 2012 - 12:24 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 16 (IANS) The Congress Monday met Election Commisson and complained about "cases of total subordination" of the Uttar Pradesh administration by the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) ... Read more...

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Illegal mining by Adani, Jindal group to be probed: Apex court


November 18th, 2011 - 10:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 18 (IANS) The Supreme Court Friday asked the Central Empowered Committee on environmental matters to look into the allegations of illegal mining against M/s Adani Enterprises and ... Read more...

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U.S. government adds Indian Mujahideen to terror blacklist


September 16th, 2011 - 1:36 am ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) -- The U.S. government on Thursday said it has added the Indian Mujahideen (IM) to its official blacklist of a foreign terrorist organizations, the U.S. State Department said.Little ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

‘I have not said anything with a motive to insulting President’ : sacked Rajasthan Minister


February 10th, 2011 - 9:37 pm ICT by ANI
Jaipur, Feb 10 (ANI): Amin Khan, the sacked Rajasthan Minister of State for Panchayati Raj and Waqf, on Thursday contradicting his unsavoury comments on President Pratibha Devisingh Patil contended that he ... Read more...

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Suspected Pakistani agent arrested in Pune


February 2nd, 2011 - 9:16 pm ICT by IANS
Pune, Feb 2 (IANS) A 24-year-old Indian man suspected to be spying for Pakistan's Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) was arrested from the city's Bund Garden area, police said Wednesday. He was also assisted ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

US freezes assets of three Pakistani terrorists


December 3rd, 2010 - 10:33 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Dec 3 (IANS) The United States has slapped sanctions against three of Pakistan's most wanted terrorists associated with Lashkar-e Jhangvi (LJ) and Jaish-e Mohammed (JEM) held responsible for deadly ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

LAUSD Workers Resent Layoffs And Relocations


December 3rd, 2010 - 12:32 am ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Dec 2, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The LAUSD workers are agitating against the relocation and layoff that they are being subjected to. The district workers resorted to protest and demanded that the ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Specialization helps ‘build trust among Web users’


November 7th, 2010 - 4:36 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 07 (ANI): An international team of researchers has revealed that web users are likely to use products, which are labelled to do specialized tasks rather than the general ones.In an ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

“I Do Not Need Stars. I Need Proper Tools To Make My Films” - Sartaj Singh Pannu


August 28th, 2010 - 8:30 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
August 28, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Sartaj Singh Pannu, actor – director - producer of "Soch Lo' tells Jyothi Venkatesh that starting with just $400, he raised funds up to $ 1, ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Wells Fargo To Cut Around 3800 Jobs


July 8th, 2010 - 7:44 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri July 8, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The 4th largest bank of the USA(in terms of assets) Wells Fargo & Co has declared that it is going to cut off as many as ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

President Barack Obama declares disaster in South Dakota


May 14th, 2010 - 4:48 am ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) – President Barack Obama declared on Thursday that a major disaster exists in the State of South Dakota and ordered Federal aid to supplement State and local recovery ... Read more...

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President Obama declares major disaster in District of Columbia


March 25th, 2010 - 4:19 am ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) – President Barack Obama declared Wednesday that a major disaster exists in the District of Columbia.Federal aid will be supplementing the District’s recovery efforts in the area struck ... Read more...

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President Obama declares major disaster exists in Iowa


March 3rd, 2010 - 1:23 am ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) – President Barack Obama declared Tuesday that a major disaster exists in the State of Iowa and ordered Federal aid to supplement State and local recovery efforts.Several Iowa ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

President Obama declares a major disaster exists in New Jersey


February 6th, 2010 - 2:17 am ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) – President Obama on Friday declared a major disaster exists in the State of New Jersey and ordered federal aid to supplement State and local recovery efforts in ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

President Obama signs Arkansas disaster declaration


February 5th, 2010 - 1:51 am ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON D.C. (BNO NEWS) – President Barack Obama signed a disaster declaration for Arkansas on Thursday, the White House said.President Obama declared that there is a major disaster in Arkansas and ordered ... Read more...

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President Obama declares a major disaster in North Carolina


February 3rd, 2010 - 4:18 am ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) – President Obama on Tuesday declared a major disaster exists in the State of North Carolina and ordered federal aid to help the State and local recovery efforts ... Read more...

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Nearly 2,500 Pak army men still holding civilian posts


January 22nd, 2009 - 5:20 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Jan 22 (ANI): Pakistan Defence Minister Ahmed Mukhtar has informed the National Assembly that as many as 518 military personnel have been repatriated to the army since July 2008 whereas ... Read more...

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JuD remains terror outfit despite charity veneer: Rice


December 17th, 2008 - 2:11 pm ICT by ANI
United Nations, Dec.17 (ANI): US Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice has said that the proscribed Jamaat-ud-Dawa remains a terror outfit in the eyes of the international community, notwithstanding its protestations of ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Many job aspirants give fake educational qualifications: study (Lead, superseding earlier story)


June 14th, 2008 - 9:30 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 14 (IANS) In the first study of its kind in India, an employee background screening company has found that among the job aspirants who cheat, nearly 85 percent resort to ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

85 percent job aspirants give fake information: study


June 14th, 2008 - 5:25 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 14 (IANS) In the first study of its kind in India, an employee background screening company has found that nearly 85 percent of candidates submitted "fake documents" when seeking employment. ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Srinagar government workers hold protest march, dispersed


June 10th, 2008 - 4:24 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, June 10 (IANS) Hundreds of government employees held a protest march to the civil secretariat here Tuesday, demanding higher salaries and better designations. Police used batons and water cannons to disperse ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Families of Indian sailors feared dead to be compensated


March 5th, 2008 - 6:01 pm ICT by admin
Dubai, March 5 (IANS) The families of 22 sailors, including 15 Indians, feared to have died when a ship sank off the Yemeni island of Socotra last year, will be paid compensation, ... Read more...

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