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Russia disagrees with West on Syrian crisis solutions: Lavrov


September 1st, 2012 - 8:34 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Sep 1 (IANS) Though everyone wants to see a Syria free of turmoil, Russia and Western countries have different views on how to solve the prolonged crisis, Russian Foreign ... Read more...

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Burberry ends talks with Interparfums


July 27th, 2012 - 9:34 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, July 27 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Burberry, which is a British luxury brand, has ended talks with its partner Interparfums. Interparfums is a fragrance company and the two have ended their talks over ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Resolve differences through dialogue: Dalai Lama


July 14th, 2012 - 5:37 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, July 14 (IANS) Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama, who is visiting Jammu and Kashmir, said Saturday that differences must always be resolved through dialogue."Mob violence will lead ... Read more...

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Paes, Bhupathi should have sorted out disagreements earlier: Anand


July 13th, 2012 - 12:59 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 12 (IANS) Asserting that Indian tennis stars Leander Paes and Mahesh Bhupathi should have sorted out their disagreements much before the London Olympics instead of bringing up the ... Read more...

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US, Russia continue Syria discussions


June 15th, 2012 - 12:25 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 15 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The US and Russia are continuing discussions on a post-Assad transition strategy despite some disagreements on approaches to the settlement of a political crisis in ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Russia to ban smoking indoors


April 21st, 2012 - 9:56 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, April 21 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russia is due to ban smoking in all enclosed spaces in an effort to stamp out the habit that kills up to 500,000 people every ... Read more...

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Jessica won’t marry until she loses weight


March 14th, 2012 - 7:03 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, March 14 (IANS) Singer turned fashion designer Jessica Simpson who is expecting her first child with fiance Eric Johnson refuses to get marry until she delivers her baby ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Congress plays down Mamata threat


January 7th, 2012 - 6:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 7 (IANS) The Congress Saturday played down West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee's angry statement that the party was free to walk out of the coalition ... Read more...

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I learnt how to make rotis, Indian curries: Andrew Symonds


December 18th, 2011 - 8:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 18 (IANS) Australian all-rounder Andrew Symonds, who has come out of the "Bigg Boss" house, says he had a satisfying stay in the house and learnt ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Make Lokpal independent but accountable, say former officials


December 18th, 2011 - 5:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 18 (IANS) As India awaits the Lokpal, prominent former bureaucrats and police officials say an independent and efficient anti-graft ombudsman will be a step forward in efforts ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

S&P; puts 15 euro zone nations on negative watch


December 6th, 2011 - 2:36 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Dec 6 (IANS) Standard and Poor's has put 15 eurozone nations, including the area's six AAA-rated countries, on "CreditWatch negative" due to deepening economic and political turmoil in ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

US welcomes Gilani comment seeking good ties


December 6th, 2011 - 2:09 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 6 (IANS) The US has welcomed Pakistani Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani's comment that Islamabad seeks to have good ties with Washington and wants to enhance its ... Read more...

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Sherry Rehman as envoy to US a surprise: Pakistani daily


November 24th, 2011 - 12:19 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Nov 24 (IANS) The appointment of former minister Sherry Rehman as Pakistan's ambassador to the US comes as a surprise, a daily said while warning that "the government ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Kudankulam: Second round of talks ends in stalemate (Lead)


November 18th, 2011 - 9:41 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Nov 18 (IANS) The second meeting of the experts committees formed by the central and the Tamil Nadu governments to allay fears about the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project (KNPP) ... Read more...

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Kudankulam: Second round of talks ends in stalemate


November 18th, 2011 - 7:32 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Nov 18 (IANS) The second meeting of the experts committees formed by the central and the Tamil Nadu governments to allay fears about the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project (KNPP) ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Will act on our own against terror, US warns Pakistan


September 30th, 2011 - 4:45 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 30 (IANS) The US warned Pakistan that it would act on its own as it did against Osama bin Laden and put on its terrorist list five ... Read more...

Posted in World |

White House backs clean technology to compete with India, China


September 29th, 2011 - 12:33 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 29 (IANS) The White House is vigorously defending a controversial loan guarantee scheme for clean technology industry saying it was aimed at enabling the US to compete ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Banderas says latest film ahead of its time


September 3rd, 2011 - 12:44 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, Sep 3 (IANS/EFE) Spanish actor Antonio Banderas, star of countryman Pedro Almodovar's latest film "La piel que habito" (The Skin I Live In), said it will take audiences at ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Congress declines comment on sports bill rejection


August 31st, 2011 - 7:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 31 (IANS) The Congress Wednesday declined to comment on the reported objections of some union ministers to the national sports development bill piloted by the sports ministry, ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Tech legend Steve Jobs quits as Apple CEO


August 25th, 2011 - 11:19 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 25 (IANS) Amid a long battle against illness, technical legend Steve Jobs has resigned as CEO of Apple, but will stay on as chairman of the iconic computer ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Government should withdraw Lokpal bill: Yechury


August 24th, 2011 - 9:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 24 (IANS) Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) leader Sitaram Yechury Wednesday urged the government to withdraw the Lokpal bill from parliament and bring a new draft incorporating ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

USOC pulls out its bid for the 2020 Summer Olympics


August 23rd, 2011 - 7:31 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Aug 23 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The US Olympic Committee has announced that the country will not bid for the 2020 Olympic Games. The USOC lost the bid to host the 2012 ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Nepal crisis deepens as Maoists refuse to surrender arms


August 22nd, 2011 - 3:28 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Aug 22 (IANS) The crisis in Nepal deepened Monday as major parties failed to name a new consensual prime minister and the former Maoist guerrillas again refused to hand ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Level of tiffs between spouses remains same over years


August 16th, 2011 - 1:19 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 16 (IANS) Tiffs with your spouse stay at the same levels -- for your entire marriage.That may be good news for the 16 percent couples who get by ... Read more...

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Iran n-plant to start operation by year-end


August 14th, 2011 - 6:41 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Aug 14 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Iran's first nuclear power plant at Bushehr will go into full operation by the end of this year, President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad told a Russian TV ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Kevin Durant bags 66 points at Rucker Park


August 3rd, 2011 - 12:05 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Aug 2 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Oklahoma City Thunder’s Kevin Durant had a good game when he featured in a exhibition basketball game at the Rucker Park. The NBA’s leading scorer bagged ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Government has cheated over Lokpal bill: Anna Hazare


July 28th, 2011 - 6:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 28 (IANS) Social activist Anna Hazare Thursday accused the government of cheating him and the entire nation by clearing the draft of the Lokpal bill that excludes ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Cabinet approves draft Lokpal bill


July 28th, 2011 - 3:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 28 (IANS) The union cabinet Thursday approved the draft of the anti-corruption Lokpal bill, to be presented in the monsoon session of parliament beginning Aug 1, ... Read more...

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Harman’s fitness mantra! (Film Snippets)


July 14th, 2011 - 8:52 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 14 (IANS) Bollywood's tall and lean actor Harman Baweja follows a fitness routine but he doesn't believe in body building."Normally, I give myself 40-45 minutes a day ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Government calls all party meet as Anna vows to fast (Roundup)


June 22nd, 2011 - 10:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 22 (IANS) The government will convene an all-party meet July 3 to discuss the two versions of the Lokpal bill, even as Gandhian Anna Hazare Wednesday ... Read more...

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All-party meeting on Lokpal bill July 3


June 22nd, 2011 - 5:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 22 (IANS) The government will convene a meeting of all political parties July 3 to discuss the draft anti-graft Lokpal bill, official sources said Wednesday. At ... Read more...

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Results of Lokpal meets are pre-decided: Kejriwal


June 21st, 2011 - 4:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 21 (IANS) Shortly before the final meeting of the Lokpal bill joint drafting committee, civil society member Arvind Kejriwal Tuesday said the results of the meetings were ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Team Anna, government battle on new issues; differences widen (Roundup)


June 20th, 2011 - 8:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 20 (IANS) Differences between Team Anna and the government widened further Monday as both sides stuck to their stand on key issues, including on bringing the ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Differences persist but meet cordial, say Team Anna, government (Lead)


June 20th, 2011 - 5:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 20 (IANS) A crucial round of talks between Team Hazare and the government ended Monday with both sides sticking to their stands on key issues, including ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Differences persist, but meet cordial: Team Anna


June 20th, 2011 - 4:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 20 (IANS) Civil society activists, led by Gandhian Anna Hazare, Monday described the meeting with government representatives for drafting the Lokpal bill as "cordial", but said ... Read more...

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