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Bansal accuses BJP of fascism, rules out cancelling coal allocation (Lead)


August 29th, 2012 - 12:38 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 28 (IANS) Parliamentary Affairs Minister Pawan Kumar Bansal Tuesday said BJP's tactics of obstructing functioning of parliament over its demands reeked of fascism and accused the ... Read more...

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Bansal accuses BJP of fascism


August 28th, 2012 - 10:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 28 (IANS) Parliamentary Affairs Minister Pawan Kumar Bansal Tuesday said BJP's tactics of obstructing functioning of parliament over its demands reeked of fascism and accused the ... Read more...

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People find Italian ‘Hitler’ wine bottles offensive


August 9th, 2012 - 8:14 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Venice, Aug 9 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Tourists in the city of Garda in Italy have been shocked by the fact that there is wine being sold in the stores with pictures of Adolf ... Read more...

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Putin, Obama discuss bilateral relations


May 10th, 2012 - 3:47 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, May 10 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russian President Vladimir Putin and his US counterpart Barack Obama have discussed the prospects of development of bilateral relations and personal contacts.The two leaders ... Read more...

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Church activists protest Moscow gay film fest


April 28th, 2012 - 12:03 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, April 27 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Activists from two fundamentalist Russian Orthodox organisations Friday protested before the opening ceremony of an international gay and lesbian film festival in Moscow.Members of the ... Read more...

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Beef festival turns Osmania into battlefied, student stabbed


April 16th, 2012 - 12:21 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, April 16 (IANS) A student of the Osmania university here was stabbed for supporting a beef festival organised by several student groups opposing "food fascism" in hostels, police ... Read more...

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Anger in Bengal over professor’s arrest (Lead)


April 14th, 2012 - 8:36 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 14 (IANS) First a ban on certain newspapers and now the arrest of a professor for allegedly circulating a cartoon targeting Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee. People in ... Read more...

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Partial fascism or right move - Bengal divided on Mamata’s act


April 14th, 2012 - 7:30 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 14 (IANS) First a ban on certain newspapers and now the arrest of a professor for allegedly circulating a cartoon targetting Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee. Is it ... Read more...

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Fascism proving its meaning in Bengal: Mahasweta Devi


April 4th, 2012 - 11:14 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 4 (IANS) Months after terming the West Bengal government led by Mamata Banerjee "fascist", Magsaysay awardee Mahasweta Devi Wednesday said the word is proving its meaning in ... Read more...

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Mamata not a fascist, says Mahasweta Devi


November 24th, 2011 - 5:19 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Nov 24 (IANS) Days after calling the West Bengal government "fascist", Magsaysay Award winning writer-activist Mahasweta Devi Thursday said her remark was not targeted at Chief Minister ... Read more...

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Mahasweta terms government ‘fascist’, Mamata fumes


November 21st, 2011 - 9:12 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Nov 21 (IANS) Renowned writer Mahasweta Devi, who had backed Mamata Banerjee against the erstwhile Left Front, Monday termed the West Bengal government "fascist", prompting the chief minister ... Read more...

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UN honours Tagore, Neruda, Cesaire


September 13th, 2011 - 11:42 pm ICT by IANS
United Nations, Sep 13 (IANS) The top UN cultural body Unesco Tuesday launched a programme honouring India's Nobel laureate Rabindranath Tagore and two other humanist poets, Pablo Neruda and Aime ... Read more...

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Ramlila Ground crackdown a fascist action: Gadkari


June 15th, 2011 - 6:54 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 15 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Nitin Gadkari Wednesday termed the crackdown on supporters of Baba Ramdev at New Delhi's Ramlila Ground as "fascism" of the ... Read more...

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Hitler’s headquarters in Ukraine to be made tourist attraction


January 31st, 2011 - 9:08 am ICT by IANS
Kiev, Jan 31 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Ukrainian officials have unveiled a plan to turn the remains of Hitler' Eastern Front military headquarters into a tourist attraction.The museum will be established by May 9, ... Read more...

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Brit anti-Islamist group’s donors’ details ’stolen after database hacked’


December 21st, 2010 - 5:49 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 21(ANI): Members of the controversial Brit anti-Islamist group, English Defence League (EDL), have been told to remain vigilant after hackers stole a database containing names and addresses from one of ... Read more...

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Jon Snow Hits Out At Viewers In ‘Poppy Fascism’ Row


November 4th, 2010 - 7:17 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Nov 4, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Well known TV newsreader Jon Snow has hit out at the fans who criticized him for not wearing the emblem before Remembrance Day. The TV personality ... Read more...

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Churchill ‘ordered assassination of Mussolini to protect secret letters’


September 3rd, 2010 - 1:59 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 03 (ANI): A leading French historian has suggested that Winston Churchill ordered the assassination of Benito Mussolini as part of a plot to destroy potentially compromising secret letters he had ... Read more...

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Secretary Clinton congratulates Italy on its Republic Day


June 2nd, 2010 - 4:47 am ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON D.C. (BNO NEWS) – U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton congratulated on behalf of President Barack Obama and the American citizens, the people of Italy on the 64th celebration of its ... Read more...

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Jesse James’ mistress dumped by fashion line


March 23rd, 2010 - 6:02 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Mar 23 (ANI): Actress Sandra Bullock's husband Jesse James' mistress has been dropped as the face of the Angry White Girl fashion line following her Nazi fetish.Label boss Jimmy ... Read more...

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Italy film archive to sue over Mussolini iPhone clippings


February 3rd, 2010 - 11:10 am ICT by IANS
Rome, Feb 3 (DPA) Italy's national film archive company said Tuesday it will take legal action against the "improper" distribution of a set of fiery speeches by Benito Mussolini in a best-selling ... Read more...

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It’s not right. It’s not even wrong !


January 21st, 2010 - 7:40 pm ICT by ANI
By Dr. B M HegdeMangalore, Jan 21 (ANI): The Union Government's recent submission before the Supreme Court to derecognise 44 Deemed to be Universities reminds me of the famous quote of Wolfgang ... Read more...

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11 arrested after British far-right group sparks clashes


December 7th, 2009 - 1:19 am ICT by IANS
London, Dec 6 (IANS) Violent clashes were reported between police and supporters of a British far-right group whose members marched through Nottingham chanting, "We want our country back." Police said 11 arrests ... Read more...

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Pete Doherty apologizes for singing Nazi anthem at German music fest


December 1st, 2009 - 1:34 pm ICT by ANI
London, December 1 (ANI): Peter Doherty has made an apology for causing 'offence' after singing the Nazi anthem while performing at a German music festival.The British singer incurred the wrath of ... Read more...

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Mussolini ‘had 14 lovers at a time’


November 22nd, 2009 - 12:38 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 22 (ANI): Benito Mussolini, the fascist dictator, had 14 lovers at the same time, the diaries of his long-term mistress reveal.Claretta Petacci was the daughter of a Vatican doctor, who ... Read more...

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Race row erupts over British National Party-backed film


November 7th, 2009 - 5:35 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 7(ANI): A British National Party-backed political film, which has been posted on YouTube, has erupted a race row for showing a British borough without a white person in sight.The film ... Read more...

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Buddha, Chidambaram tyrants: Kishanjee


October 23rd, 2009 - 1:27 am ICT by IANS
Jhargram (West Bengal), Oct 22 (IANS) Describing union Home Minister P. Chidambaram and West Bengal Chief Minister Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee as "tyrants", top leader of the banned Communist Party of India-Maoist (CPI-Maoist) Koteshwar ... Read more...

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Arundhati Roy takes a hard look at democracy (IANS Book Review)


July 23rd, 2009 - 12:34 pm ICT by IANS
Book: "Listening to Grasshoppers: Field Notes on Democracy"; Author: Arundhati Roy; Publisher: Penguin-Books India; Price: Rs 499 By Madhusree ChatterjeeMan Booker winning author Arundhati Roy takes a probing look at the underbelly ... Read more...

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Russian Film Festival Begins At Rcsc


July 14th, 2009 - 2:00 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
A week-long Russian Film Festival "Memory of the Great War", dedicated to the 64th anniversary of the Victory over Fascism in the Great Patriotic War (1941-1945), and jointly organized by the ... Read more...

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Getting photographed, democracy un-Islamic: Sufi Muhammad


May 4th, 2009 - 12:42 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, May 4 (ANI): Tehreek-e-Nifaz-e-Shariat-e-Muhammadi (TNSM) chief Sufi Muhammad has declared it un-Islamic for anyone to be photographed, and added that democracy, communism, socialism, fascism are un-Islamic systems of governance.Sufi said ... Read more...

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How To Win A Cosmic War: Reza Aslan


April 21st, 2009 - 4:09 pm ICT by GD
In a 169 page thesis named “How to Win a Cosmic War: God, Globalization, and the End of the War on Terror,” upcoming populist thinker Reza Aslan has aimed to do away ... Read more...

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Pakistani media condemns ‘open fascism’ to counter Long March


March 12th, 2009 - 5:38 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, March 12 (IANS) Fascism of the worst kind was in evidence as the Pakistani government moved to counter the lawyers' Long March that began Thursday, taking the country "downwards in the ... Read more...

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Court asks police to probe Renuka’s ‘Talibanisation’ comment


February 18th, 2009 - 8:26 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Feb 18 (IANS) A Mangalore court has directed the police to register a first information report (FIR) against Union Women and Child Development Minister Renuka Choudhury for her comment that last ... Read more...

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Court notice politically motivated: Renuka Chowdhury


February 17th, 2009 - 2:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Bangalore, Feb 17 (IANS) Union Minister Renuka Chowdhury Tuesday said the Mangalore authorities were not doing anything to tackle rising "fascism" and she has not received any court notice on her ... Read more...

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CPI-M calls for leftist, third front government at New Delhi


February 8th, 2009 - 7:25 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Feb 8 (IANS) The Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) Sunday called for establishing a leftist, third front government to rule the country opposed to both the Congress and the Bharatiya Janata ... Read more...

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Delhi University students protest Mangalore pub attack


January 30th, 2009 - 9:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 30 (IANS) A group of Delhi University students Friday protested against the attack on women in a Mangalore pub and burnt the effigies of Sri Ram Sene, which is ... Read more...

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