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US, Mexico, Canada reaffirm commitment to security

April 3rd, 2012 - 12:21 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 3 (IANS/EFE) US President Barack Obama, Mexican President Felipe Calderon and Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper Monday concluded a summit that highlighted their commitment to greater cooperation ... Read more...

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Won’t do anything that threatens India: Maldives president

October 28th, 2011 - 7:29 pm ICT by IANS
Perth, Oct 28 (IANS) Allaying apprehensions in New Delhi over China's efforts to expand its influence in the Maldives, the island nation's president has said it would never do anything ... Read more...

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Manmohan Singh to discuss Arab and North Africa unrest at BRICS summit

April 11th, 2011 - 9:28 pm ICT by ANI
By Naveen KapoorNew Delhi, Apr 11(ANI): Prime Minister Manmohan Singh will be heading to China's resort city of Sanya on Tuesday to take part in the third BRIC (Brazil-Russia-India-China) summit, which ... Read more...

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Japanese professor warned of nuke catastrophe in 2007

March 14th, 2011 - 5:41 pm ICT by ANI
Tokyo, Mar. 14 (ANI): A Japanese university professor is said to have warned concerned authorities in the government three years ago that building nuclear reactors in an earthquake zone risked "nuclear catastrophe".Professor ... Read more...

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China-Russia oil pipeline begins operation

January 1st, 2011 - 6:09 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Jan 1 (IANS) An oil pipeline linking Russia's far east and northeast China started operating Saturday.The 1,000-km-long pipeline will transport 15 million tonnes of crude oil annually from Russia to China ... Read more...

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India, S. Arabia to sign extradition treaty, other pacts during PM’s visit (part I)

February 26th, 2010 - 11:33 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb.26 (ANI): India and Saudi Arabia are likely to sign on extradition treaty and at least eight other bilateral agreements during the visit of Prime Minister Manmohan's visit from ... Read more...

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N-deal opened doors to new opportunities in India-US ties: envoy

March 5th, 2009 - 1:17 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 5 (IANS) India is looking for new areas of cooperation with the US after signing a landmark civil nuclear deal last year, Indian ambassador to the US Ronen Sen has ... Read more...

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Uranium imports must to bridge energy demand: Kakodkar

February 5th, 2009 - 10:32 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Feb 5 (IANS) India needs to import large amounts of uranium to meet its nuclear energy requirements till it fully explores its internal reserves, Atomic Energy Commission (AEC) chairperson Anil Kakodkar ... Read more...

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Kazakh President’’s visit to India likely to focus on energy and food security

January 1st, 2009 - 12:10 pm ICT by ANI
By Ashok Dixit New Delhi, Jan.1 (ANI): With just three weeks to go before Kazakhstan''s President Nursultan Nazarbayev undertakes a four-day official visit to India (January 23 to 26), there is a ... Read more...

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Iran agrees to export natural gas to UAE

October 11th, 2008 - 5:29 pm ICT by IANS
Tehran, Oct 11 (Xinhua) Iran signed a $2 billion gas deal with Crescent Petroleum of the United Arab Emirates (UAE), the English-language Press TV reported Saturday. According to the 25-year gas deal ... Read more...

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Now, Russia stakes claim to its privileged sphere of influence

September 1st, 2008 - 1:42 pm ICT by ANI
Moscow, Sep.1 (ANI): Russia on Sunday laid out guiding principles of its foreign policy that included a claim to a privileged sphere of influence in the world. In an address to Russian ... Read more...

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China, Russia agree on billion-dollar n-deal (Second Lead)

May 24th, 2008 - 12:01 am ICT by admin
DPA Beijing, May 23 (DPA) Russia and China during a visit by Russia's new President Dmitry Medvedev to China Friday signed a billion-dollar deal to cooperate in building an uranium enrichment plant. Russia ... Read more...

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EU defends biofuels policy amid fears over food prices

May 7th, 2008 - 10:35 pm ICT by admin
DPA Brussels, May 7 (DPA) The surge in world food prices comes from causes such as rising demand in China and India, bad harvests and rising fuel prices, not European Union's (EU) biofuel ... Read more...

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For Baltic town, nuclear shutdown spells trouble

March 7th, 2008 - 9:13 am ICT by admin
By Aleks Tapinsh Visaginas (Lithuania), March 7 (DPA) Most Europeans will be relieved if Lithuania's Soviet-era nuclear power plant shuts down as planned by the end of 2009, but residents of the Baltic ... Read more...

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