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Four parties yet to make up mind on Telangana: Chidambaram


August 5th, 2011 - 11:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 5 (IANS) With Telangana parties pushing for a separate state, Home Minister P. Chidambaram Friday informed the Lok Sabha that four political parties in Andhra Pradesh ... Read more...

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Wikipedia to recruit more women writers


February 2nd, 2011 - 5:34 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 2 (ANI): Wikipedia is set to recruit more women contributors, after it was revealed that more that 85 percent of the articles are written by men.The Wikimedia Foundation, the non-profit ... Read more...

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CIA tapes show 9/11 suspects in secret prisons


August 18th, 2010 - 9:31 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 18 (DPA) The US Central Intelligence Agency has videotapes made at a secret prison in Morocco showing the interrogation of a conspirator in the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001, ... Read more...

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NATO, UN considering Taliban proposal of joint investigation into Afghan civilian deaths


August 17th, 2010 - 2:30 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 17 (ANI): NATO and the United Nations are reportedly considering, in a cautious way, a Taliban proposal to set up a joint commission to investigate allegations of civilians being ... Read more...

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India says ‘no’ to Bt Brinjal, pending scientific tests (Roundup)


February 9th, 2010 - 8:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 9 (IANS) After weeks of a vocal and divisive debate, India Tuesday came out with a strong 'no' to the commercial release of Bt Brinjal, saying there was no ... Read more...

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US House passes major health reform


November 8th, 2009 - 1:20 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 8 (DPA) The US House of Representatives passed a landmark health reform bill aimed at cutting costs and extending coverage to Americans who lack insurance. The House vote late Saturday ... Read more...

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Doctors, seniors endorse US health reforms


November 6th, 2009 - 10:25 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 6 (DPA) President Barack Obama's hopes of overhauling the US health care system were given a major boost Thursday as two advocacy groups representing doctors and seniors backed the ... Read more...

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