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Half of Russians want Lenin buried: Poll


June 14th, 2012 - 11:21 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, June 14 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Almost half of Russians -- 48 percent -- agree that the body of the former leader Vladimir Lenin, who died 88 years ago, should be ... Read more...

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Argentina may issue currency with Evita’s likeness


June 4th, 2012 - 12:24 pm ICT by IANS
Buenos Aires, June 4 (IANS/EFE) Argentina may issue special bills bearing the likeness of Eva Duarte, also known as Evita, to mark the 60th anniversary of the death of ... Read more...

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Russia marks 140th anniversary of Lenin’s birth


April 22nd, 2010 - 9:33 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, April 22 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russia Thursday marks the 140th anniversary of the birth of revolutionary leader Vladimir Lenin, the first head of the Soviet state. Lenin (Vladimir Ilyich Ulyanov) was born in ... Read more...

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Egyptian expert in Hyderabad to restore mummy


August 13th, 2009 - 3:28 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Aug 13 (IANS) An Egyptian expert has arrived to restore a mummy from the age of the pharaohs and preserved at the State Archaeological Museum here. Tarek el Awady, director of Scientific ... Read more...

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Egyptian experts to help conserve mummy in Hyderabad museum


July 29th, 2009 - 11:02 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, July 29 (IANS) Expert assistance from Egypt is finally on its way to conserve an Egyptian mummy dating back to 2,500 BC at a museum here. The mummy, believed to be of ... Read more...

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North Korean leader Kim Jong Il makes rare public appearance


July 8th, 2009 - 3:53 pm ICT by IANS
Seoul, July 8 (DPA) North Korean leader Kim Jong Il made a rare public appearance Wednesday at a memorial ceremony for his father, the country's late founder, on the 15th anniversary of ... Read more...

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Modern Russia gives no money for new suit for Lenin


April 22nd, 2009 - 9:40 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, April 22 (IANS) The ongoing economic crisis has already had an effect on everyone in Russia, from oligarchs to humble office workers, and now even Vladimir Lenin in his Red Square ... Read more...

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Most Russians want Lenin’s body removed from Red Square


January 21st, 2009 - 11:04 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Jan 21 (RIA Novosti) An opinion poll has shown that two- thirds of Russians believe that the embalmed body of the Russian communist leader Vladimir Lenin should be removed from its ... Read more...

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DiCaprio could play Lenin in new Russian black comedy


August 4th, 2008 - 8:20 pm ICT by IANS
RIA Novosti Moscow, Aug 4 (RIA Novosti) Hollywood star Leonardo DiCaprio could take on the role of Soviet revolutionary leader Vladimir Lenin in a new black comedy, a Russian screenwriter has said. "As ... Read more...

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Gorbachev asks for reburial of Lenins body


June 5th, 2008 - 1:48 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 5 (ANI): Former Soviet Union President Mikhail Gorbachev has said that the embalmed body of Russian revolutionary leader Vladimir Lenin should be moved from its mausoleum in Red Square ... Read more...

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Antony lays wreath at Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum


December 18th, 2007 - 3:18 pm ICT by admin
Ho Chi Minh City (Vietnam), Dec 18 (ANI): Defence Minister A K Antony laid a wreath at the Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum at Ba Dinh Square here on Tuesday morning. Antony was ... Read more...

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