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Stable Pakistan in everyone’s interest: Krishna (Lead)

September 7th, 2012 - 4:23 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Sep 7 (IANS) India wants to see a "stable" Pakistan that "would be in the best interest of everyone", Indian External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna said Friday after arriving ... Read more...

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India desires stable Pakistan: Krishna

September 7th, 2012 - 2:23 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Sep 7 (IANS) New Delhi is committed to a "peaceful bilateral dialogue" and wants a "stable and prosperous Pakistan", Indian External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna said after arriving here ... Read more...

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Maradona wants to keep coaching UAE team

July 12th, 2012 - 1:11 pm ICT by IANS
Buenos Aires, July 12 (IANS) Diego Maradona has said he would like to continue as coach of Dubai's Al Wasl team despite the club's announcement of his dismissal.Maradona, expected to ... Read more...

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Pakistan president to visit Russia

June 19th, 2012 - 1:28 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 18 (IANS) Pakistani President Asif Ali Zardari will undertake a three-day official visit to Russia between June 20-22 to participate in the Saint Petersburg International Economic Forum (SPIEF), ... Read more...

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G20 finance ministers meet in Mexico

February 25th, 2012 - 2:58 pm ICT by IANS
Mexico City, Feb 25 (IANS) The finance ministers of the Group of 20 countries and central bank governors met here Friday, aiming to promote economic stability.At the opening ceremony, Mexico's ... Read more...

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At last, a show about marriage gets real, say viewers

September 22nd, 2011 - 1:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) Priya Sharma and Ram Kapoor are on the wrong side of 30 and 40 respectively and romance blooms late in their lives. But if ... Read more...

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Provide more jobs to retired defence personnel: Antony

June 27th, 2011 - 11:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 27 (IANS) Defence Minister A.K. Antony Monday asked the central and state government departments, including the paramilitary forces, to explore possibilities for recuriting armed forces personnel who ... Read more...

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Bihar broke energy promises: Greenpeace India

March 3rd, 2011 - 11:06 am ICT by IANS
Patna, March 3 (IANS) Greenpeace India, the environment protection organisation, has charged Chief Minister Nitish Kumar-led coalition government in Bihar with going back on its promises, especially on renewable ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Delhi’s slum children to get Australian degrees

March 1st, 2011 - 8:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 1 (IANS) Delhi's slum children will now be able to study in Australia under an exchange programme between the University of Melbourne and voluntary organisation Asha, officials said here ... Read more...

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Zapping brain unshackles the genius within

February 4th, 2011 - 5:22 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 4 (IANS) Stimulating the brain with gentle shocks can boost your problem solving capacity almost overnight, besides providing you with flashes of inspiration.Researchers have shown how a gentle surge of ... Read more...

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India expresses shock over demise of Ambassador Holbrooke

December 14th, 2010 - 5:44 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Dec.14 (ANI): India has expressed deep shock at the news of the untimely demise of Ambassador Richard C. Holbrooke, the Obama administration's special representative for Afghanistan and Pakistan since ... Read more...

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US ambassador mourns Holbrooke’s death

December 14th, 2010 - 2:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 14 (IANS) US Ambassador Timothy J. Roemer Tuesday paid glowing tributes to Richard Holbrooke, President Barack Obama's point man for the Afghan-Pakistan region who passed away in Washington, ... Read more...

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US envoy pays tribute to Holbrooke

December 14th, 2010 - 2:14 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Dec.14 (ANI): United States Ambassador to India, Timothy J. Roemer, today paid tribute to Ambassador Richard Holbrooke, whom he described as a consummate diplomat and a close friend, who ... Read more...

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US hostage crisis ends as gunman shot dead (Third Lead)

September 2nd, 2010 - 5:52 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 2 (IANS) An armed man, who held three hostages in the Discovery Communications building in the US state of Maryland, was shot dead Wednesday afternoon, police said. All three hostages are ... Read more...

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Kicking tobacco habit amongst HIV patients

June 4th, 2010 - 2:37 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 4 (ANI): Researchers have now decided to focus their attention on finding ways to kick the smoking habit amongst people suffering from HIV/AIDS.A research by Saint Louis University School of ... Read more...

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Goa MP urges politicians to shun ’sadhus’, ‘babas’

March 21st, 2010 - 5:05 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, March 21 (IANS) Shantaram Naik, Congress MP from Goa, has "appealed to all the political leaders" to refrain from meeting 'sadhus' and 'babas' in the interest of the state and its ... Read more...

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Dialogue only way out in democracy: Pranab

December 24th, 2009 - 10:03 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Dec 24 (IANS) Union Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee Thursday said that in a democracy finding solutions through dialogue is the only way out. In an apparent reference to the agitation ... Read more...

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African Union leader warns of catastrophe if Copenhagen fails

December 7th, 2009 - 11:23 pm ICT by IANS
Vienna, Dec 7 (DPA) African Union leader Jean Ping warned Monday in Vienna that the population on his continent would disappear if there was no progress at the UN Climate Change Conference ... Read more...

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Majority of Indians worried about climate change

December 7th, 2009 - 5:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 7 (IANS) Concern for climate change in the country has increased in the past few months with 54 percent of Indians being "very concerned" about global warming, a survey ... Read more...

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President Patil urges scientists to priorities research on food and energy security

December 7th, 2009 - 5:31 pm ICT by ANI
Kolkata, Dec 7 (ANI): President Pratibha Patil today urged the scientific community to take the initiative in meeting the requirement of food, water, energy and housing.Addressing the concluding function of ... Read more...

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India developing own influenza vaccine for first time: Azad

November 6th, 2009 - 7:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 6 (IANS) An influenza vaccine is for the first time being developed in India that would be effective against the swine flu pandemic, Health Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad said ... Read more...

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Scientists develop ecological engineering to control pests

October 5th, 2009 - 3:07 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Oct 5 (IANS) A pest management expert is relying on helpful plants and 'good' insects to protect rice in South East Asia, naturally. "We are developing a new approach for pest control ... Read more...

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No nuclear negotiations with world powers: Ahmadinejad (Lead)

September 13th, 2009 - 9:11 pm ICT by IANS
Tehran, Sep 13 (DPA) There will be no nuclear negotiations with the world powers, Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad said Sunday. "As far as the Iranian nation is concerned, the nuclear issue is ... Read more...

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Pakistan seeks financial assistance in Istanbul

August 25th, 2009 - 1:21 am ICT by IANS
Istanbul, Aug 24 (Xinhua) Pakistani Foreign Minister Makhdoom Shah Mehmood Qureshi arrived here Monday to attend the ministerial meeting of the Friends of Democratic Pakistan (FoDP), the semi-official Anatolia news agency ... Read more...

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The world’s ‘G’ order - G5, G8, G14, G20

July 10th, 2009 - 8:25 pm ICT by IANS
By Jaideep Sarin L'Aquila (Italy), July 10 (IANS) It can be termed as the new 'G' order of the world where the presence of nations proclaims their international political and economic status. The ... Read more...

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Canada forges new links with India in research, higher education

July 8th, 2009 - 2:50 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 8 (ANI): With two new initiatives in research and higher education, Canada continues to forge new links and strengthen existing ties with India. David Malone, who was Canada's High ... Read more...

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SCO should find solutions for regional issues: Zardari

June 16th, 2009 - 7:20 pm ICT by IANS
Yekaterinburg, June 16 (IANS) Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari said Tuesday that the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) should help find solutions to regional problems and proposed a special mechanism for his ... Read more...

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‘Too many political parties dividing Malay Indian community’

June 9th, 2009 - 1:54 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, June 9 (ANI): Malay-Indian community leaders have expressed concern over the presence of too many political parties claiming representation of the eight percent Indian population in Malaysia.The Malaysian Indian ... Read more...

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Gilani says poppy cultivation in Afghanistan causing conflict in Pak

May 1st, 2009 - 6:01 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, May. 1 (ANI): Pakistan Prime Minister Yusuf Raza Gilani has said that poppy cultivation and drug trafficking in Afghanistan are the main cause of terrorism menace in Pakistan.Gilani urged the ... Read more...

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India to voice concern over protectionism at G20 summit

March 30th, 2009 - 8:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 30 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh leaves Tuesday for the G20 summit in London, where he is expected to voice concerns over growing protectionism of rich nations and ... Read more...

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Responsibility lies with Maoists for political solutions in Nepal, says Koirala

July 12th, 2008 - 1:47 pm ICT by ANI
Kathmandu, July 12 (ANI): Prime Minister Girija Prasad Koirala has said that the Maoists being the biggest party in the Constituent Assembly, should take responsibility for finding solutions to the latest ... Read more...

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‘ICT the DNA of modern warfare’

May 27th, 2008 - 7:06 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, May 27 (IANS) Information and communications technology has become the DNA of modern day warfare, making the development of appropriate technology to ensure information dominance over the adversary a very ... Read more...

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‘Human trade essentially the dark side of international business’

May 25th, 2008 - 11:49 am ICT by admin
Washington, May 25 (ANI): There has been a widespread assumption that globalization can only have a positive impact on the society. But according to a new US research, this worldview is ... Read more...

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Dubai firm acquires stake in Indian wind turbine manufacturer

April 28th, 2008 - 4:30 pm ICT by admin
Dubai, April 28 (IANS) Dubai Group, the financial services arm of Dubai World, the Dubai government's investment company, has acquired a 40 percent stake in leading Indian wind turbine manufacturer Chiranjjeevi Wind ... Read more...

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I feel the same helplessness I felt 50 years ago: Dalai Lama

March 23rd, 2008 - 2:15 pm ICT by admin
By Mannika Chopra New Delhi, March 23 (IANS) Hatred and aggression have no use in finding solutions as they only cause self-destruction, but that does not mean a submission to what the Chinese ... Read more...

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