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Russian Hare Krishna Movement to be Rathyatra theme


June 18th, 2012 - 6:35 pm ICT by IANS
K0olkata, June 18 (IANS) In a bid to spread awareness about the Hare Krishna Movement in Russia, the Kolkata chapter of ISKCON has decided to make it the theme of ... Read more...

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Euro 2012 organisers to open volunteers training centre


April 20th, 2012 - 5:17 pm ICT by IANS
Warsaw, April 20 (IANS) The organisers of the Euro 2012 football tournament will on Saturday inaugurate a training facility here for volunteers who will be working for the June 8-July ... Read more...

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Khar, Zardari’s daughters likely to come to India


April 6th, 2012 - 10:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 6 (IANS) Rehman Malik may not be the only minister accompanying Pakistani president Asif Ali Zardari on a day-long visit to to India Sunday. While the composition ... Read more...

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Russian court dismisses plea to ban Gita (Second Lead)


March 21st, 2012 - 9:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 21 (IANS) Hindus in Russia Wednesday won a major legal battle when a court in Siberia dismissed a state prosecutors' case seeking a ban a Russian translation ... Read more...

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Russian court resumes hearing on Gita ban


March 20th, 2012 - 5:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 20 (IANS) Putting to test India's diplomatic skills to find an amicable solution to a Russian state prosecutors' bid to get Hindus' holy text Bhagavad Gita ... Read more...

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Binding climate pact can slow down emerging economies: India


December 15th, 2011 - 3:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 15 (IANS) Pushing for reforms of global institutions of governance, India has expressed apprehension that a legally binding agreement on greenhouse gas emissions, as agreed at Durban, ... Read more...

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Blair urged Gaddafi to stop killing protesters during two telephone conversations this week


February 27th, 2011 - 5:13 pm ICT by ANI
Tripoli, Feb 27 (ANI): Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair, who has been condemned worldwide over his connections with Colonel Muammar Gaddafi, had reportedly phoned the Libyan leader twice early this ... Read more...

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UK set to seize Gaddafi’s billions in London


February 25th, 2011 - 12:47 pm ICT by ANI
Tripoli, Feb 25 (ANI): Britain is expected to seize billions of pounds in assets that Colonel Muammar Gaddafi and the Libyan regime have deposited in London, within a few days.Out of a ... Read more...

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Gaddafi’s son seeks friend Tony Blair’s “diplomatic” assistance in ‘crushing their enemies’


February 25th, 2011 - 12:27 pm ICT by ANI
Tripoli, Feb 25 (ANI): Colonel Gaddafi's son has urged former British Prime Minister Tony Blair to utilise his "diplomatic skills" in helping his father's regime in 'crushing their enemies'.A close ally ... Read more...

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Tharoor: New age politician who forgot old world values (Comment)


April 21st, 2010 - 11:31 am ICT by IANS
By Sanjiv Kataria The youngest doctorate from the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, earning his PhD from the hallowed portals of Tufts University in the US at age 22, Shashi Tharoor ... Read more...

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1. (For Wednesday) Tharoor: New age politician who forgot old world values (Comment)


April 21st, 2010 - 11:26 am ICT by IANS
By Sanjiv Kataria The youngest doctorate from Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, earning his PhD from the hallowed portals of Tufts University in the US at age 22, Shashi Tharoor, is ... Read more...

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Experts to Hasina: balance ties with Delhi, Beijing


March 15th, 2010 - 12:44 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, March 15 (IANS) Experts from various fields have advised Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, who embarks on her Beijing visit Wednesday, to "balance" ties with larger neighbours India and China. One ... Read more...

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All off record when Chidambaram dons his jacket (Capital Buzz)


November 22nd, 2009 - 6:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 22 (IANS) Home Minister P. Chidambaram can be at his expansive best when he is entertaining. But then his revelations are strictly off the record - if he ... Read more...

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Indian diplomats learn how to tackle the media


July 15th, 2009 - 4:30 pm ICT by IANS
By Devirupa Mitra New Delhi, July 15 (IANS) Diplomats need more than diplomatic skills to tackle the media in this round-the-clock TV age.A group of 25 members of the elite Indian Foreign Service ... Read more...

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Merkel congratulates Manmohan, lauds his ‘well-balanced politics’


May 20th, 2009 - 8:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 20 (IANS) German Chancellor Angela Merkel has congratulated Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on his Congress party's decisive victory in the elections and lauded him for his "well-balanced politics" ... Read more...

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Pak caught between devil and deep sea over tackling terror in FATA


April 14th, 2009 - 6:23 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr.14 (ANI): Pakistan, it seems, is caught between the devil and deep sea in its commitments to the US-led war on terror in its lawless areas.The options before it are ... Read more...

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Holbrooke to be envoy for Afghanistan, Pakistan ‘and related matters’


January 22nd, 2009 - 9:52 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 22 (IANS) Now that Hillary Clinton has been confirmed as Secretary of State, the Obama administration is expected to name former UN ambassador Richard Holbrooke as envoy for Afghanistan, Pakistan ... Read more...

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Buchanan questions whether Pietersen would be able to commit fully


January 10th, 2009 - 1:46 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Jan.10 (ANI): Former Australian cricket team coach John Buchanan believes that England opener Andrew Strauss is the best man to lead England,but has questioned whether his predecessor -- Kevin Pietersen ... Read more...

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