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Pakistanis knows how to defend their country: Ashraf


August 22nd, 2012 - 12:30 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 22 (IANS) Pakistanis know how defend every inch of their country, said Prime Minister Raja Pervez Ashraf as the nation was battered by a string of terror attacks ... Read more...

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Nadal wins record seventh French Open (Lead)


June 11th, 2012 - 7:49 pm ICT by IANS
Paris, June 11 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Rafael Nadal beat Novak Djokovic in a rain-delayed French Open final Monday to eclipse the great Bjorn Borg for a record seventh Roland Garros ... Read more...

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UPA-II high on economy, to combat Maoism, corruption (Night Lead)


May 22nd, 2012 - 11:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 22 (IANS) Dispelling the impression of policy paralysis, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Tuesday touted India's high economic growth and a sharp decline in poverty as key ... Read more...

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Fight in 2014 on achievements, says Gandhi


May 22nd, 2012 - 10:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 22 (IANS) United Progressive Alliance (UPA) chairperson Sonia Gandhi Tuesday said the results of 2014 general elections would be based on what the government has done ... Read more...

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Mukherjee allays US fears, says India good for investment


April 21st, 2012 - 11:41 am ICT by IANS
Washington, April 21 (IANS) Allaying a "misapprehension" about some retroactive changes in Indian tax laws, Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee has assured corporate America that India was a good ... Read more...

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Blockade lifted, but Manipur still tense


December 2nd, 2011 - 2:08 pm ICT by IANS
Imphal, Dec 2 (IANS) The economic blockage has been lifted in Manipur, but it has not done much to douse the seething anger of people still reeling under the crippling ... Read more...

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Modi says he has shown what is good governance


September 19th, 2011 - 9:08 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, Sep 19 (IANS) In a speech that clearly betrayed his political ambitions, Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi Monday asserted he was the first in six decades of independent ... Read more...

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Pain, anger in virtual world over Mumbai blasts


July 14th, 2011 - 12:18 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 13 (IANS) From anger to astonishment to despondency -- the virtual world was Thursday flooded with messages reflecting the pain and anguish of the netizens as ... Read more...

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Kayani slams `insufficient formal response’ to Osama raid


May 10th, 2011 - 1:32 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, May 10 (IANS) Pakistan Army chief General Ashfaq Parvez Kayani held a round of town-hall style meetings with officers during which he blamed "an insufficient formal response" for the ... Read more...

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Hamid Ansari calls for out-of-box thinking on quality of higher civil services


May 3rd, 2011 - 10:01 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, May 3 (ANI): Vice President Mohammad Hamid Ansari today called for out-of-the-box thinking on quality and content issues pertaining to higher civil services.Delivering the second lecture of the Union ... Read more...

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Bangladesh struggles to cope with end of World Cup dream


March 20th, 2011 - 2:15 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, March 20 (IANS) The World Cup is over for Bangladesh. The revellers have disappeared from the streets, the sellers of national flags and team jerseys are counting their losses, ... Read more...

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India-Pakistan dialogue will build trust, tweets Omar


February 11th, 2011 - 2:53 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Feb 11 (IANS) Calling it big news, Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah Friday said the resumption of the India-Pakistan dialogue will help build trust and perhaps lay to rest ... Read more...

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Nicole Kidman’s Bliss Due To Her New Baby Is Diminished By Anguish Of Losing Her Two Oldest …


January 28th, 2011 - 8:46 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
43-year-old Nicole Kidman, Hollywood’s accomplished actress, has recently greeted a new baby, Faith, by means of a surrogate Mom. However, that won’t repair Kidman’s continuing despondency over losing her two ... Read more...

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‘Piers Morgan Tonight’ With Oprah Winfrey As Its Primary Guest


January 18th, 2011 - 3:50 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Piers Morgan is a famous British journalist and previous editor of the broadsheets like News Of The World and Daily Mirror. He was a rather irritable but powerful adjudicator on ... Read more...

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Musharraf calls Nawaz Sharif “closet Taliban”


January 7th, 2011 - 6:38 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 7(ANI): Former Pakistan President Pervez Musharraf has called former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif a "closet Taliban"."I call Nawaz Sharif a closet Taliban. He's a man who is -- ... Read more...

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India has to address governance, ethical deficits: Chidambaram


January 1st, 2011 - 11:28 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Jan 1 (IANS) India has to address three major deficits - governance, regulatory and ethical- if the country has to progress, the economy continue to log nine percent growth and ... Read more...

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Dispel cynicism, believe in resilience of democracy: PM’s New Year message (Second Lead)


December 31st, 2010 - 11:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 31 (IANS) In his message on New Year's eve, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Friday called on Indians to dispel the "air of despondency and cynicism" and believe in ... Read more...

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Govt. will work with renewed resolve for welfare of people: PM’s New Year message


December 31st, 2010 - 9:15 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Dec 31 (ANI): The Prime Minister, Dr. Manmohan Singh, on Friday greeting the nation on the eve of the New Year 2011, said the government led by him will ... Read more...

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India’s winter of discontent (2010 in Retrospect)


December 26th, 2010 - 4:07 pm ICT by IANS
By Amulya Ganguli For the first time in the Manmohan Singh government's six years in power, there is a pervading sense of negativism in the atmosphere. Not even when the Left withdrew ... Read more...

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Daniel Radcliffe, Emma Watson And Rupert Grint: Analysis Of Performances In Deathly Hallows


November 22nd, 2010 - 8:16 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Let’s find out how the 3 lead actors have fared in their latest screen outing:Daniel Radcliffe: Radcliffe has been so sublime in his portrayal of Harry Potter that it is, indeed, ... Read more...

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Investigation Declares That Wandering Mind Could Generate Despondency For Humans


November 12th, 2010 - 7:47 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
November 12, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): The results of a fresh investigation have been printed in the journal named ‘Science’. This investigation was executed by two psychologists from Harvard University named ... Read more...

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After memorable opening ceremony, CWG medal chase begins


October 4th, 2010 - 1:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 4 (IANS) Medal chase began Monday in the Delhi Commonwealth Games after Sunday evening's memorable opening ceremony that effectively laid to rest the bitterness and despondency of Indians ... Read more...

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In Bihar, the woes are not of farmers alone


September 21st, 2010 - 9:21 pm ICT by ANI
By Kunal KumarPatna, Sep.21 (ANI): The Kharif acreage across the country is likely to exceed last year's level by 78.93 lakh hectares.The Crop and Weather Watch Group in the Union Agriculture ... Read more...

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Match fixing is a cancer for cricket: Strauss


September 10th, 2010 - 2:37 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept.10 (ANI): England captain Andrew Strauss has described the latest match-fixing scandal as "a cancer in the game" of cricket."Every one of these allegations hurts the game of cricket more. ... Read more...

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Andrey Arshavin launches his own agony uncle advice column!


March 19th, 2010 - 5:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 19 (ANI): Russian footie Andrey Arshavin is now offering advice to people - he has unveiled a column on his website where fans can ask him about anything, from ... Read more...

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Resumed Indo-Pak talks hailed by Kashmiris, Hurriyat Conference


February 13th, 2010 - 1:23 pm ICT by ANI
Srinagar, Feb. 13 (ANI): The resumed dialogue between India and Pakistan has been hailed by locals in Jammu and Kashmir and separatist Hurriyat Conference.India and Pakistan will resume foreign secretary-level talks in ... Read more...

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Karachi attack: Double purpose of destabilizing state while making people despondent


December 29th, 2009 - 2:43 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Dec.29 (ANI): Monday's suicide attack on a Muharram procession in Karachi,in which 40 people were killed while over 95 sustained injuries, has added to the Pakistan government's woes, as ... Read more...

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When students thrash teachers and vandalise property


September 5th, 2009 - 11:15 am ICT by IANS
By Syed Zarir Hussain Guwahati, Sep 5 (IANS) As the country celebrates Teachers Day Saturday, there is a sense of gloom and despondency in Assam, due to incidents of students vandalising schools and ... Read more...

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Let’s bury hatchet and aim for assembly polls: BJP (Roundup)


June 21st, 2009 - 9:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 21 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) crucial soul searching session concluded Sunday with a firm message to party workers to bury the hatchet and brace up for ... Read more...

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Depressed diabetics often neglect treatment


June 8th, 2009 - 12:59 pm ICT by IANS
Berlin, June 8 (DPA) Diabetic patients who have persistently high blood-sugar levels or experience sudden drops in blood glucose may be suffering from depression, the Berlin-based German Psychiatry, Psychotherapy and Neurology Association ... Read more...

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Music producer Phil Spector sentenced to 19 years in jail


May 30th, 2009 - 8:34 am ICT by IANS
Washington, May 30 (DPA) Legendary music producer Phil Spector Phil Spector was Friday sentenced to 19 years in jail after his conviction for the 2003 killing of a B-movie actress after a ... Read more...

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British 26/11 victim spurs call for government terror aid


May 10th, 2009 - 4:55 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 10 (IANS) A British victim of the 26/11 terror attacks has accused his government of ignoring his plight, prompting a cross-political call for a fund that would help Britons injured ... Read more...

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British Mumbai attack victims abandoned by their own government


May 10th, 2009 - 3:26 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 10 (ANI): The British government and different authorities seems to have abandoned Will Pike and Kelly Doyle, who were seriously injured in the November 2008 Mumbai terror attack, as ... Read more...

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Sharia verdicts cannot be challenged in Supreme Court: cleric


April 16th, 2009 - 5:32 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, April 16 (IANS) Verdicts handed down under the newly-imposed Sharia laws in parts of Pakistan's restive northwest cannot be challenged in the Supreme Court but only before special appeal courts, ... Read more...

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Jade Goody to try a new ‘wonder drug’


February 5th, 2009 - 5:57 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 5 (IANS) British celebrity Jade Goody says a new “miracle drug” has given her a “glimmer of hope” in her battle against cancer. The 27-year-old "Big Brother" star, whose cervical ... Read more...

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