Musharraf offers olive branch to archrival Nawaz Sharif

April 17th, 2011 - 11:49 am ICT by ANI
Dubai, April 17(ANI): Former military ruler Pervez Musharraf has said that he wants to make amends with Pakistan Muslim League -N (PML-N) chief Nawaz Sharif, but pointed out that reconciliation was ... Read more...

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Fidel Castro garners 100,000 followers on Twitter

March 9th, 2011 - 1:55 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 9 (ANI): Cuban political leader Fidel Castro has touched the 100,000 mark where his Twitter followers are concerned.The government says it is the first Cuban themed Twitter account to break ... Read more...

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Nawaz terms PML-Q supporters of dictators, rules out alliance

February 22nd, 2011 - 4:48 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Feb 22 (ANI): Terming an alliance with the Pakistan Muslim League-Quaid (PML-Q) a curse, the PML-N chief Nawaz Sharif has said that his party would not shake hands with the ... Read more...

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Mel Gibson slammed over alleged taped rant

July 2nd, 2010 - 5:46 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 2 (ANI): Civil rights leader Revd. Jesse Jackson has slammed Mel Gibson amid reports he used offensive racial language in an expletive-laden, recorded argument with his ex-girlfriend.Websites TMZ.com and ... Read more...

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Hate-mongering Indian preacher granted entry into England

May 30th, 2010 - 5:10 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 30 (ANI): The British Home Ministry is facing flak over its decision to allow a woman-hating, rabble-rousing Indian televangelist entry into England.Zakir Naik has time and again made incendiary remarks ... Read more...

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North Korea threatens South Korea with ‘holy war’

January 15th, 2010 - 10:01 pm ICT by IANS
Seoul, Jan 15 (DPA) North Korea Friday threatened to cut off all dialogue with South Korea following reports that Seoul had revised a contingency plan to deal with the potential collapse of ... Read more...

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BJP’s Muslim members set off internal debate on Hindutva (Comment)

June 27th, 2009 - 1:33 pm ICT by IANS
By Amulya Ganguli An idea of the seriousness of the crisis faced by the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) following its electoral setback can be gauged from the stirrings among its Muslim members.Normally, ... Read more...

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Idiots’ club targets inflation in Amritsar vegetable market

April 9th, 2008 - 10:51 pm ICT by admin
By Ravinder Singh Robin Amritsar April 9, (ANI): To express their take on the skyrocketing prices of vegetables and other commodities of daily use, members of Amritsar's popular Idiots' Club took to ... Read more...

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