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DMK will recapture power, says Karunanidhi (Lead)

July 24th, 2011 - 12:37 am ICT by IANS
Coimbatore, July 23 (IANS) The DMK cannot be destroyed and it will capture power again in the state, party president and former Tamil Nadu chief minister M. Karunanidhi said here ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Art expo opens in Abu Dhabi

November 6th, 2010 - 11:08 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Nov 6 (IANS/WAM) Sheikha Salama Bint Hamdan Al Nahyan, wife of crown prince of Abu Dhabi Saturday inaugurated a four-day art exhibition at the Emirates Palace here.The expo is themed ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Nasscom sets up cyber lab in Hyderabad

August 29th, 2010 - 9:29 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Aug 29 (IANS) A Cyber Lab here was Sunday inaugurated to train police officers in tackling rising cyber crimes. An initiative by the National Association of Software and Service Companies (Nasscom) and ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Patil to release book on Indian Constitution

July 23rd, 2009 - 7:32 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 23 (ANI): President Pratibha Devisingh Patil will release a book titled "Constitution of India" authored by Dr. Adish C. Aggarwala at Rashtrapati Bhavan on Thursday evening.The book will be ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Malaysian Indian Congress Secretary General nominated for speaker’s job

May 2nd, 2009 - 3:52 pm ICT by ANI
Ipoh (Malaysia), May 2 (ANI): The Perak Barisan Nasional has nominated Perak Malaysian Indian Congress secretary, and former Sungkai assemblyman, R. Ganesan, to replace Assembly Speaker V. Sivakumar.In his blog, Sivakumar has ... Read more...

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Malaysian Indian Congress says Little India is already a famous icon

March 19th, 2009 - 2:22 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, Mar 19 (ANI): A Malaysian Indian Congress leader has said there is no need to rebrand or rename Little India in Klang as it is already a well-known tourism ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

No need to rename Little India, say Malaysian Indians

March 19th, 2009 - 12:13 pm ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, March 19 (IANS) The Malaysian Indian Congress (MIC) has lent support to a plea by sections of the ethnic Indian community not to re-name "Little India", a locality in Selangor ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Row over renaming `Little India’ in Malaysia

March 18th, 2009 - 12:41 pm ICT by IANS
Klang (Malaysia), March 18 (IANS) A controversy over re-naming "Little India" is brewing in this Malaysian city where ethnic Indians are in large numbers and have historic and sentimental ties. A controversial move ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Malaysia’’s PKR to field Indian candidate for Bukit Selambau seat

February 10th, 2009 - 4:31 pm ICT by ANI
Malacca, Feb 10 (ANI): Malaysia''s Parti Keadilan Rakyat (PKR) party is likely to field an Indian candidate in the by-election for the Bukit Selambau seat in Kedah. Talking to reporters, PKR de ... Read more...

Posted in World |

133 temples demolished in four years in Malaysia

October 29th, 2008 - 1:45 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur , Oct 29 (ANI): According to an official count, as many as 96 Hindu and 37 Buddhist temples were demolished in Selangor, in Malaysia , between 2004 and last ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Hindus in Malaysia protest costlier burials

September 29th, 2008 - 2:56 pm ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, Sep 29 (IANS) A section of Hindus in Malaysia who bury their dead have protested the sharp rise in fees for burial plots at a cemetery in Penang state. ... Read more...

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Daljit Singh, the first Malaysian-Indian Sikh to be sworn in as Senator

September 11th, 2008 - 4:15 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur , Sept 11 (ANI): Daljit Singh Dalliwal, a Malaysian Indian Sikh, was sworn in as a Senator here last evening.Daljit Singh (48), the president of the Punjabi Business Chamber, ... Read more...

Posted in National |

After pop music and dance, Malaysian state wants gaming ban

August 31st, 2008 - 3:03 pm ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, Aug 31 (IANS) After seeking to ban Western dance and pop music, Malaysia's northern state of Kedah wants to phase out gaming houses, something the non-Muslims, especially ethnic Chinese, resent.State ... Read more...

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Olympic torch relay concludes in Macao

May 3rd, 2008 - 10:22 pm ICT by admin
Xinhua Macao, May 3 (Xinhua) Thousands of people cheered here Saturday as the Olympic torch on the Macao leg of its global tour completed its run without any interruption. The torch relay, which ... Read more...

Posted in World |