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Australia rallies for vote for Super Trawler


September 12th, 2012 - 8:34 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Sydney, Sept 12 (THAINDIAN NEWS) In Sydney the hopes of stopping a super trawler from fishing in Australia’s water were turned down as those in favor of the fishing expressed their disregard ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

UAE calls for end of Myanmar violence


August 12th, 2012 - 1:09 am ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Aug 11 (IANS/WAM) The UAE has called on the international community to help end the sectarian violence in Myanmar.The UAE is "deeply concerned" about the ethnic violence in ... Read more...

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Uninor slams Unitech, says auction will ensure transparency


August 1st, 2012 - 9:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 1 (IANS) Telecom service provider Uninor Wednesday slammed Unitech for opposing the proposed auction of its assets and said the move will in fact ensure full transparency ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Soldier injured in Pakistani firing on LoC


June 17th, 2012 - 8:39 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, June 17 (IANS) In an apparent bid to push in infiltrators, Pakistani troops opened unprovoked fire on Indian forward positions along the LoC in Poonch district of Jammu ... Read more...

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Power tariff hike: Pakistani daily slams government’s sly move


May 18th, 2012 - 12:28 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, May 17 (IANS) The steep hike in power tariff has come as a shock to Pakistanis who are already reeling under the pressure of inflation, said a daily here, ... Read more...

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Agni-V can hit targets 8,000 km away, says Chinese expert (Lead)


April 20th, 2012 - 4:37 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, April 20 (IANS) Chinese military experts feel that there is more to India's successful long-range nuclear-capable missile Agni-V than what New Delhi is saying. A Chinese researcher said ... Read more...

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India no rival, says China as daily slams ‘missile delusion’ (Lead)


April 19th, 2012 - 7:39 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, April 19 (IANS) India is not a rival but a cooperation partner, China said Thursday after India test-fired a 5,000 km range nuclear capable missile. In sharp contrast to ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

India swept by missile delusion: Chinese daily


April 19th, 2012 - 12:41 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, April 19 (IANS) India may have missiles that can reach most parts of China but stands "no chance in an overall arms race" with the country, a Chinese daily ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Cuba battles corruption


February 21st, 2012 - 11:31 am ICT by IANS
Havana, Feb 21 (IANS/EFE) Control, prevention and participation by the community are "essential" in Cuba's battle against corruption and indiscipline in state corporations, the Communist-ruled island's controller general said."The job ... Read more...

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UN chief condemns Nigeria terror attack


January 22nd, 2012 - 4:48 pm ICT by IANS
United Nations, Jan 22 (IANS) UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has strongly condemned the deadly multiple attacks in northern Nigeria and called for a "swift and transparent" probe. A statement issued ... Read more...

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In intercaste marriage, facts decide offspring’s status: Court


January 19th, 2012 - 12:25 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 18 (IANS) The Supreme Court Wednesday said that the determination of caste of a person born of a marriage between a tribal and a non-tribal cannot be ... Read more...

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Bus accident in northern Pakistan kills 6, injures 23


January 17th, 2012 - 11:17 pm ICT by BNO News
SWAT, PAKISTAN (BNO NEWS) -- At least six people were killed on Monday when a speeding minibus overturned in northern Pakistan, police said on Tuesday. More than 20 others were injured.The accident ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Court refuses to stay toddlers’ admission in Delhi schools (Lead)


December 21st, 2011 - 9:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 21 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Wednesday refused to suspend the admission process for pre-school class in city schools, scheduled to start Jan 2 next year.Hearing a ... Read more...

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Khar calls Clinton to convey anger over NATO attack


November 27th, 2011 - 3:43 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Nov 27 (IANS) Pakistani Foreign Minister Hina Rabbani Khar Sunday spoke to US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and conveyed the "deep sense of rage" felt across the country ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

US says missile defence system no threat to Russia


November 24th, 2011 - 1:59 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 24 (IANS) The US Wednesday said the missile defence system being deployed in Europe "does not and cannot threaten Russia's strategic deterrent"."We've been open and transparent with Russia ... Read more...

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Identifying with car prompts aggressive driving


October 18th, 2011 - 2:37 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 18 (IANS) Those who view their car as an extension of themselves seem to develop more aggressive driving tendencies, says a new study.The study, conducted by Ayalla Ruvio ... Read more...

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Sohrabuddin’s brother wants further probe after cop’s testimony


September 15th, 2011 - 11:43 pm ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, Sep 15 (IANS) Rubabuddin Sheikh, brother of Sohrabuddin Sheikh who was killed in a staged shootout by the Gujarat Police, has asked the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) for ... Read more...

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Nawaz Sharif flayed for India-friendly speech


August 15th, 2011 - 2:43 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 15 (IANS) A speech by former prime minister Nawaz Sharif advocating normal relations with India "shows a shocking disregard of the rationale for the very creation of ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Now petition calls for evicting London looters


August 11th, 2011 - 5:06 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 11 (IANS) Tens of thousands of people have petitioned the government to take strict actions, including evicition from council houses, against the convicted rioters and looters, a media ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

NATO halts Gaddafi boats laying mines outside Misurata


April 30th, 2011 - 2:37 pm ICT by ANI
Tripoli, Apr 30 (ANI): NATO warships have reportedly managed to halt several boats of Gaddafi forces laying anti-shipping mines outside the harbour of the Libyan city of Misurata."We have just seen ... Read more...

Posted in World |

India cannot prove JuD’s link with 26/11 attack: Hafiz Saeed


April 26th, 2011 - 12:20 am ICT by IANS
Pakistan, April 25 (IANS) Pakistan's Jamaat-ud-Dawa (JuD) chief Hafiz Saeed, the alleged mastermind of 26/11 Mumbai attack, has said that India cannot prove his organisation's link to the mayhem that ... Read more...

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Link up report upsets Farhan Akhtar


April 18th, 2011 - 8:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 18 (IANS) Actor-filmmaker Farhan Akhtar is hurt about being linked to one of his assistant directors on "Don 2: The Chase Continues" and says there should ... Read more...

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US condemns ‘heinous’ bombing in Belarus


April 13th, 2011 - 7:54 am ICT by IANS
Washington, April 13 (IANS) The US State Department has condemned the bombing at a metro station in Minsk, capital of Belarus, which killed 12 people."The United States would like to ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Ten bad work habits that test even the most amiable workers


March 25th, 2011 - 5:28 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Mar 25 (ANI): A list of the ten most common habitual workplace offences shows how even the most amiable worker can be driven into becoming an office tyrant.First on the list ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Kayani ‘loses cool’ calling latest US drone attack as “intolerable and unjustified”


March 18th, 2011 - 12:32 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Mar 18 (ANI): Pakistan's army chief General Ashfaq Parvez Kayani has condemned the recent United States' drone attacks on his country as "intolerable and unjustified".General Kayani also insisted that the attack, ... Read more...

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Missionary’s killer Dara Singh moves apex court for review (Lead)


March 10th, 2011 - 12:10 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 9 (IANS) Rabindra Kumar Pal alias Dara Singh - a convict in the 1999 killing of Australian missionary Graham Staines and his two children in Orissa - ... Read more...

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UK teacher banned for 2-yrs for spraying Asian pupils with air freshener


February 17th, 2011 - 1:20 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 17 (ANI): A nursery teacher in Britain, who sprayed Asian pupils with air freshener for smelling of curry, has been banned from teaching for a minimum of two-years.Elizabeth Davies, 50, ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Assange is arrogant, thin skinned and conspiratorial, say NYT reporters


January 27th, 2011 - 1:36 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Jan.27 (ANI): New York Times reporters are of the unanimous opinion that whistle blowing website WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange may look and appear smart, but is actually "arrogant, thin-skinned, conspiratorial ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Don’t feel safe in Chhattisgarh any more: Illina Sen


January 3rd, 2011 - 7:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 3 (IANS) A day before her husband's birthday, the wife of jailed rights activist Binayak Sen Monday pledged to fight for his freedom but said she was worried over ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Porn star Anderson tells all about ’scary’ night with Charlie Sheen


November 22nd, 2010 - 4:47 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 22 (ANI): Adult-film star Capri Anderson, who was found in actor Charlie Sheen's hotel room the morning of his arrest last month, is all set to speak about the whole ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

US condemns two bomb attacks at Pak mosques


November 6th, 2010 - 12:09 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 6 (ANI): The United States has condemned the two terror attacks on mosques in Pakistan on Friday."The United States condemns today's two bombings that took place at mosques in ... Read more...

Posted in World |

At least 50 killed, 100 wounded after explosion in Pakistani mosque


November 5th, 2010 - 8:34 pm ICT by BNO News
PESHAWAR, PAKISTAN (BNO NEWS) -- At least 50 people died and another 100 were injured after a bomb on Friday blasted a mosque located in the northwestern region of Pakistan, local officials ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Canada condemns Iran for planning Iranian woman’s execution


November 3rd, 2010 - 4:35 pm ICT by ANI
Tehran, Nov 3 (ANI): The Canadian government is "deeply troubled" by reports that Sakineh Mohammadi Ashtiani, the Iranian woman convicted of adultery and sentenced to death by stoning could be executed as ... Read more...

Posted in World |

David Beckham to sue prostitute for $8 mn


September 24th, 2010 - 11:05 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 24 (IANS) England footballer David Beckham will sue a prostitute, who has alleged that he had sex with her, for a whopping sum of $8.2 million in damages. The 35-year-old ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

I thought by killing Lennon I would become somebody, says his killer


September 17th, 2010 - 12:08 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 17 (ANI): Mark David Chapman, John Lennon's killer, confessed to the parole board in New York that he thought by killing The Beatles singer he would become somebody.Chapman, 55, ... Read more...

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