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Syria’s Assad not ready to stand down

July 20th, 2012 - 6:23 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, July 20 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Syrian authorities Friday denied reports that said President Bashar al-Assad was preparing to leave office "in an orderly way".A statement on Syrian state television said ... Read more...

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Allegations of forcible land acquisition false: Railways

February 3rd, 2011 - 12:27 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Feb 2 (IANS) The allegations of forcible land acquisition for several railway projects are "distorted and devoid of truth", the railway ministry Wednesday said in a release."The factual positions on ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Cambodia lambasts Google for locating temple on Thai soil

February 5th, 2010 - 9:43 pm ICT by IANS
Phnom Penh, Feb 5 (DPA) The Cambodian government sent a strongly-worded letter Friday to US internet giant Google, complaining that its online Google Earth map incorrectly places parts of the 11th century ... Read more...

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55 killed, 300 wounded in Iraq bombings (Second lead)

August 10th, 2009 - 9:38 pm ICT by IANS
Baghdad, Aug 10 (DPA) A series of bombings across Iraq Monday killed at least 55 people and injured more than 300, police and witnesses said. In the deadliest of the early morning attacks, ... Read more...

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