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No one will be allowed to upset peace: Mizoram chief minister


August 15th, 2011 - 3:55 pm ICT by IANS
Aizawl, Aug 15 (IANS) There was no scope for terrorism in Mizoram, Chief Minister Lal Thanhawla said Monday while stressing that no one would be allowed to upset the peace ... Read more...

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Anna Hazare urges people to join Aug 16 fast (Lead)


August 4th, 2011 - 7:10 pm ICT by IANS
Ralegan Siddhi (Maharashtra), Aug 4 (IANS) Expressing discontent over the government's version of the anti-graft Lokpal bill, social activist Anna Hazare Thursday vowed to go on fast Aug 16 and ... Read more...

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Second freedom struggle Aug 16: Anna Hazare


August 4th, 2011 - 3:52 pm ICT by IANS
Ralegan Siddhi (Maharashtra), Aug 4 (IANS) Expressing strong discontent over the government's version of the anti-graft Lokpal Bill, social activist Anna Hazare Thursday vowed to go on fast Aug 16 ... Read more...

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Gandhi trust land given by gram panchayat: Congress


August 3rd, 2011 - 7:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 3 (IANS) The Congress party Wednesday clarified that the land taken by the Rajiv Gandhi Charitable Trust was only a leased land which was willingly given by ... Read more...

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Apex court recalls order on panel for ex-servicemen


July 18th, 2011 - 9:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 18 (IANS) The Supreme Court has recalled its November 2010 order in which it directed the defence ministry to form a commission to probe the grievances of ... Read more...

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Gadkari supports demand for separate Telangana state


July 18th, 2011 - 11:06 am ICT by IANS
London, July 18 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Nitin Gadkari has supported the demand for a separate Telangana state and assured the protagonists of the cause that his ... Read more...

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CPI-M will adapt to new scenario: Karat


July 17th, 2011 - 11:39 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 17 (IANS) Conceding that certain misconceptions existed in the party, Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) general secretary Prakash Karat Sunday said suitable measures would be taken to adapt ... Read more...

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‘Fuel price hike cripples transporters, economy of country’


June 25th, 2011 - 8:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 25 (IANS) The Delhi Transporters Association (DTA) Saturday protested the hike in price of diesel, saying that it will have a crippling effect on the truckers and ... Read more...

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Fuel price hike inevitable: Delhi CM


June 25th, 2011 - 4:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 25 (IANS) Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit Saturday defended the fuel price hike, saying it was a reflection of the rise in international crude prices."The price of ... Read more...

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Kayani fights to keep army chief’s job: NYT


June 16th, 2011 - 11:09 am ICT by IANS
Washington, June 16 (IANS) Pakistan's army chief is fighting to save his position in the face of "seething anger" in the army establishment over the American raid that killed ... Read more...

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BJP to launch more marches against Uttar Pradesh land acquisition


June 12th, 2011 - 9:53 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, June 12 (IANS) Buoyed by the "overwhelming response" to its just-concluded four-day "Kisan Yatra" in some districts of Uttar Pradesh, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Sunday announced it ... Read more...

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Ecclestone asks F1 teams for re-vote on Bahrain GP


June 7th, 2011 - 7:16 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 7 (IANS) Formula One (F1) boss Bernie Ecclestone has reportedly changed his stance on the controversial Bahrain Grand Prix by writing to the 12 teams to re-vote on ... Read more...

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Keep the flock together, Sonia Gandhi tells Kerala leaders


May 25th, 2011 - 7:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 25 (IANS) Congress president Sonia Gandhi has asked the party unit in Kerala and Chief Minister Oommen Chandy to keep the party legislators together in view ... Read more...

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Dogra certificate order to be rescinded in Kashmir


April 28th, 2011 - 4:59 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, April 28 (IANS) The Jammu and Kashmir government Thursday decided to rescind its March 27 order offering certificates to the residents of Jammu region for getting relaxation in ... Read more...

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The Hazare movement: Making India a true beacon of democracy (Comment)


April 8th, 2011 - 5:40 pm ICT by IANS
As Indians rise in protest and rally around Anna Hazare's crusade against corruption, the corrupt and the opportunist are looking for cover. The swelling resolve to birth a movement that would ... Read more...

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Prince Charles lays wreath on African despot’s grave


April 5th, 2011 - 7:42 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 5 (IANS) Prince Charles and wife Camilla have landed themselves into a controversy by laying a wreath at a despot's tomb while visiting Morocco that is facing pro-democracy ... Read more...

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Women engaging in ‘fat talk’ face increased discontent with their bodies


March 30th, 2011 - 11:54 am ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 30 (ANI): A new study has suggested that college women who engage in 'fat talk' (speaking negatively about the size and shape of their bodies) face greater dissatisfaction with their ... Read more...

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Last survivor of plot to kill Hitler terms German military ‘gentle’


March 6th, 2011 - 5:21 pm ICT by ANI
Moscow, Mar 6 (ANI): Ewald von Kleist, the last survivor of the German plot to kill Nazi leader Adolf Hitler during the Second World War, has said that the country's current army ... Read more...

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Academy ‘agrees Franco, Hathaway were a poor choice to host Oscars’


March 5th, 2011 - 4:38 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 5 (ANI): A high-ranking member of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has apparently agreed that the selection of James Franco and Anne Hathaway to host this ... Read more...

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‘Egypt, Arab revolutions are a youth-led movement’


February 22nd, 2011 - 11:13 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 22 (IANS) The former head of the American University in Cairo says the "important ingredient" of the popular uprising in Egypt and the region is youth who have ... Read more...

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Eight injured in Jordan protests


February 19th, 2011 - 4:20 pm ICT by IANS
Amman, Feb 19 (IANS) At least eight people were injured in clashes between pro and anti-government demonstrators in Jordan's capital Amman, a media report said Saturday. Anti-government protests continued Friday as Jordanians ... Read more...

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Million dollar bridge collapses before its opening


February 17th, 2011 - 7:05 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Feb 17 (IANS) A bridge in Australia that cost local taxpayers one million dollars collapsed before it could be officially declared open. The incident embarrassed the North Burnett regional council in ... Read more...

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Anti-government protests hit Libya (Lead)


February 16th, 2011 - 5:08 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 16 (IANS) Hundreds of people in the Libyan city of Benghazi took to the streets following the arrest of a lawyer who was an outspoken critic of the government, BBC ... Read more...

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Protests begin in Libya: Report


February 16th, 2011 - 4:14 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 16 (IANS) There have been reports of several protests by hundreds of people in the Libyan city of Benghazi, triggered by the arrest of a lawyer who was an outspoken ... Read more...

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The Mubarak effect - protests spread near and far (Lead)


February 15th, 2011 - 7:01 pm ICT by IANS
Cairo/Tehran/Manama, Feb 15 (IANS) In a spate of copycat movements following the successful uprisings in Tunisia and Egypt, fierce protests broke out in Bahrain Tuesday, a day after massive demonstrations rocked ... Read more...

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Government treats militancy with kid gloves: RSS leader


February 14th, 2011 - 2:18 pm ICT by ANI
Mathura, Feb 14 (ANI): Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh (RSS) spokesperson Ram Madhav has accused the Central Government of tackling the issue of militants with kid gloves.Addressing a public meet here on Sunday, Madhav ... Read more...

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Growing discontent over Chinese maids results in popularity of Filipino maids


February 11th, 2011 - 5:45 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 11 (ANI): The growing general discontent in China over the services provided by local house maids has resulted in a rise in popularity of Filipino maids, who are often ... Read more...

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One-third of Italian youth have unsatisfied sex


February 11th, 2011 - 12:39 pm ICT by IANS
Milan, Feb 11 (IANS/AKI) One third of Italian youth are leading an unsatisfied sex life, says a survey which blames the youngsters' habit of taking alcohol or drugs to relax before sex ... Read more...

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Law and order has to be administered effectively: Manmohan Singh


February 10th, 2011 - 6:17 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 10 (ANI): The Prime Minister, Dr. Manmohan Singh, on Thursday called upon Indian Administrative Service (IAS) probationers to ensure that law and order is administered effectively.Dr. Singh said: ... Read more...

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Aarushi case: Friends react to CBI court’s order


February 9th, 2011 - 6:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 9 (IANS) Aarushi Talwar's friends Wednesday reacted with support, shock, and a feeling of discontent to the special CBI court's ruling ordering Rajesh and Nupur Talwar's trial in ... Read more...

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Brit students stage mass walkout after teacher bans girls from linking arms


February 1st, 2011 - 6:18 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 1 (ANI): Students in a British school staged a mass walkout after a teacher, who spotted two teen aged girls walking arm in arm, spoke to the class about ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Regis Philbin Quits Over Pay Cut Row


January 23rd, 2011 - 9:07 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Jan 23, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The activities of Regis Philbin are drawing plenty of media attention of late. A noted media entity said on Friday that he has fired Jim Griffin, ... Read more...

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Keith Olbermann Splits With MSNBC: Reason Unknown


January 22nd, 2011 - 8:00 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Jan 22, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Keith Olbermann and MSNBC have ended their terms after sticking together for eight years. He announced his departure from the channel after his show, "Countdown with ... Read more...

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No differences with chief minister, says Haryana minister


January 18th, 2011 - 6:55 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Jan 18 (IANS) Terming reports of his differences with Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda as rumours, Finance Minister Ajay Singh Yadav Monday said that there are some people who ... Read more...

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Punjab traders stop sending tomatoes, vegetables to Pakistan


January 7th, 2011 - 11:12 pm ICT by IANS
Amritsar, Jan 7 (IANS) Indian traders here Friday stopped sending trucks laden with tomatoes and other vegetables to Pakistan.Virtually showing discontent over Pakistan's decision to stop sending onions to India via land ... Read more...

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