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Kyrgyzstan court bans ‘extremist’ rap song


July 25th, 2012 - 7:14 pm ICT by IANS
Bishkek, July 25 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A court in the Kyrgyz city of Osh, where violent ethnic clashes claimed hundreds of lives in 2010, has banned an Uzbek-language rap song for ... Read more...

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IGNOU opens admission for library science courses


July 13th, 2012 - 4:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 13 (IANS) The Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) has started its admission process for Masters and Bachelor's courses in Library Science for those aspiring to work ... Read more...

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Train taxi drivers to boost tourism: Study


June 24th, 2012 - 12:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 24 (IANS) Proper human resource development, such as training of taxi drivers and certification of tour operators, are crucial for a robust tourism industry, said a study ... Read more...

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Activists demand intelligence, para-military forces answer RTIs


May 27th, 2012 - 6:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 27 (IANS) Activists and government representatives met here to discuss ways to make the dissemination process under the Right To Information (RTI) Act more transparent and accountable ... Read more...

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Sharjah ruler gets honorary doctorate


March 18th, 2012 - 9:10 pm ICT by IANS
Paris, March 18 (IANS/WAM) Sheikh Sultan bin Mohammed Al Qassimi, ruler of Sharjah in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), has been awarded an honorary doctorate by the University of Paris ... Read more...

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Russian city bans homosexual propaganda


February 29th, 2012 - 7:55 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Feb 29 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The legislative assembly of Russia's St. Petersburg city Wednesday passed a law penalising the dissemination of material promoting homosexuality and paedophilia among minors.The law imposes ... Read more...

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China to crackdown on obscene online ads


April 21st, 2011 - 12:46 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Apr 21 (ANI): China has launched a nationwide campaign to crack down on false and obscene online advertising about sex-related products.According to a government statement, the sale of such products ... Read more...

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India to revamp economic intelligence agency


April 5th, 2011 - 10:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 5 (IANS) Amid increasing cases of tax evasion, frauds and corruption, India Tuesday announced it would revamp its nodal economic intelligence agency.President Pratibha Patil has sanctioned ... Read more...

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China shuts down 62 pornographic websites


April 1st, 2011 - 2:29 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Apr 1(ANI): China has legally shut down 62 websites which contained or disseminated pornographic pictures, videos and ads, the Information Office of the State Council has said.The Information Office said ... Read more...

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Prevalence of heavy smokers decreases in US


March 16th, 2011 - 6:20 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 16 (ANI): The number of heavy smokers has declined substantially in the U.S., according to a new study.From 1965 to 2007, the population prevalence of persons who smoked 20 or ... Read more...

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Doctors Perpetrate The Amputation Of Zsa Zsa Gabor’s Right Leg


January 15th, 2011 - 9:30 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
: Sick actress, Zsa Zsa Gabor, has experienced surgical treatment to sever half of her right leg subsequent to the dissemination of a grave gangrene infection to her bone. The 93-year-old ... Read more...

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Srikrishna report to be translated in Telugu


January 6th, 2011 - 11:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 6 (IANS) The Srikishna report, which looked into the demand for a separate state of Telangana, is being translated into Telugu and will be soon available to people ... Read more...

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Railways to switch to five digit numbers for trains


December 19th, 2010 - 6:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 19 (IANS) All passenger trains will move to a five-digit numbering system from Monday in place of the existing four-digit system, giving each train a unique indentifiable number, the ... Read more...

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China vows to be more transparent in delivering news about country to outside world


December 17th, 2010 - 4:58 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Dec 17 (ANI): Wang Chen, minister of China's State Council Information Office, has said that his country would be more open and transparent from next year in giving information and news ... Read more...

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US seeks to build case for conspiracy by WikiLeaks


December 16th, 2010 - 3:05 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec. 16 (ANI): Federal prosecutors in America are seeking to build a case against the WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange for his role in the huge dissemination of classified government documents.According to ... Read more...

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Nirupama stresses increasing importance of Public diplomacy in international relations


December 10th, 2010 - 6:08 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Dec 10 (ANI): Indian Foreign Secretary Nirupama Rao said here on Friday that public diplomacy is the vehicle for dissemination of the ideas, interests, concepts, and the approaches that define ... Read more...

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China shuts down 60,000 websites in porn crackdown


November 24th, 2010 - 2:24 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Nov 24 (ANI): The Chinese National Office Against Pornographic and Illegal Publications has said that the country's authorities have shut down over 60,000 pornographic websites since launching a crackdown in December ... Read more...

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China shuts down 60,000 porn sites


November 24th, 2010 - 12:31 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Nov 24 (IANS) China has shut down over 60,000 websites for their pornographic content since the government launched a crackdown in December 2009, an official statement has said.The National Office Against ... Read more...

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Iran to prohibit its universities from teaching ‘Western’ disciplines


October 25th, 2010 - 4:18 pm ICT by ANI
Tehran (Iran), Oct 25(ANI): An Iranian Education Ministry official has said that his country would not allow its universities to teach certain disciplines deemed to be based on Western schools of thought ... Read more...

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Ban Bihar opinion polls: EC to Law Ministry


October 20th, 2010 - 10:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 20 (IANS) The Election Commission has "urgently" asked the Law Ministry to issue an ordinance to ban opinion polls so that elections in Bihar are conducted in a "free ... Read more...

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Celebs use Twitter ‘to get closer to audience, amplify professional status’


October 13th, 2010 - 4:50 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 13 (ANI): A new study from the school of English at the University of Leicester will examine 15,000 posts from 30 of the most popular celebrities on the social ... Read more...

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Court cautions media against speculation on Ayodhya verdict


September 28th, 2010 - 9:40 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Sep 28 (IANS) The Lucknow bench of Allahabad high Court Tuesday firmly told the media Tuesday to shun speculation on the much-awaited Ayodhya verdict scheduled to be delivered Sep 30. In the ... Read more...

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Increasing access to government data our goal: US official


September 3rd, 2010 - 6:43 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 3 (IANS) An Indian-origin US official Friday said that providing information on the web to increase access to official data is a priority for the American government. "We created data.gov ... Read more...

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IGNOU to start certificate programme in water harvesting


June 10th, 2010 - 8:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 10 (IANS) Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) will start a certificate programme in water harvesting from this academic session to train people in techniques of water harvesting, a ... Read more...

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Misuse Of Technology : Facebook Eradicates ‘Account Of Osama Bin Laden’


April 24th, 2010 - 7:32 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
April 24, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Terrorists have unearthed in Facebook a fresh medium for the dissemination of their vitriolic ideology. The terrorist outfits and their chieftains are diligently utilizing ... Read more...

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Annie Lennox’s HIV positive t-shirt


April 23rd, 2010 - 8:53 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
April 23, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Scottish composer and recording artist, Annie Lennox, captivated tons of spectators when she performed ‘Chain of Fools’ with another singing prodigy, Aretha Franklin, at ... Read more...

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Liberalise FDI policy in health insurance: Survey


February 25th, 2010 - 5:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 25 (IANS) The economic survey for the current fiscal has favoured liberalising foreign direct investment (FDI) policies in services like health insurance, rural banking and higher education. "In case of ... Read more...

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Farooq Abdullah calls for greater use of renewable energy in northeast


February 22nd, 2010 - 4:54 pm ICT by ANI
Itanagar, Feb 22 (ANI): Union New and Renewable Energy Minister Farooq Abdullah has called for greater use of renewable energy for ensuring a greener and pollution free northeast region.Addressing the programme organised ... Read more...

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Centre approves revised ICT scheme for schools


January 9th, 2010 - 6:41 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan 9 (ANI): The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs on Saturday approved a revised scheme of Information and Communication Technology (ICT) in schools during the XI Plan. About 1.08 lakh ... Read more...

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India to observe National Integration Week from today


November 19th, 2009 - 11:05 am ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov 19 (ANI): The National Integration Week will be observed in India from today.The National Integration Week is observed from November 19-25 every year to foster and re-inforce the spirit ... Read more...

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India to observe National Integration Week from Thursday


November 18th, 2009 - 8:47 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov 18 (ANI): The National Integration Week will be observed in India from Thursday.The National Integration Week is observed from November 19-25 every year to foster and re-inforce the ... Read more...

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ECI bans Opinion and Exit polls ahead of Oct. 13 State Assembly polls


October 10th, 2009 - 8:55 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct.10 (ANI): Election Commission of India on Saturday prohibited dissemination of results of opinion and exit polls related to State Assembly elections to be held in Maharashtra, Haryana and Arunachal ... Read more...

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Celebrities spawn copycat suicides, says study


October 1st, 2009 - 4:32 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 1 (IANS) A new study warns against against glamorizing of celebrity suicides in the media, saying they spawn copycat suicides. Sociologists have proposed that clusters of suicides around the same time ... Read more...

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Celeb influence prompting copycat suicides among fans


October 1st, 2009 - 12:32 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 1 (ANI): The glamorisation of celebrities taking their lives may lead to an increase in the probability of widespread copycat suicides, warns a new study from Queen Mary, University of ... Read more...

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Hindus and Jews ask Hollywood to produce a feature film unmasking European Roma apartheidReligious statesman Zed is a “continuing story” at Harvard University Pluralism Project


August 31st, 2009 - 5:43 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Religious statesman and Hindu leader Rajan Zed is a "continuing story" in "The Pluralism Project at Harvard University". Other "continuing stories" (international and domestic) at this Project include: "National Day of Prayer", "The ... Read more...

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