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Wow, said Clinton, when Gaddafi fell


October 21st, 2011 - 5:59 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 21 (IANS) "Wow!" said US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton when she read in BlackBerry that Muammar Gaddafi had been captured in Libya.Gaddafi, who ruled Libya for 42 ... Read more...

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Kashmiris worried over Karachi terror attack


May 23rd, 2011 - 3:28 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, May 23 (IANS) The Karachi naval base terror attack has caused concern in Jammu and Kashmir, with many residents monitoring television closely Monday and saying any instability in Pakistan ... Read more...

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News Corp unveils first iPad daily news


February 3rd, 2011 - 1:18 am ICT by BNO News
NEW YORK (BNO NEWS) -- Rupert Murdoch, Chairman and CEO of News Corporation on Wednesday unveiled the first national daily news publication for iPad.The Daily is the first news publication created exclusively ... Read more...

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First ‘Urdu Satellite’ channel launched in Hyderabad


January 26th, 2011 - 8:51 pm ICT by ANI
By Omer TaherHyderabad, Jan 26 (ANI): After a long wait, the first international 'Urdu Satellite' channel was launched here on Wednesday by Khan Lateef Mohammed Khan, the Chairman of the "Munsif Group" ... Read more...

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Will Muschamp Conducts His First Press Conference As Head Coach


December 15th, 2010 - 8:50 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Dec 15, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Will Muschamp, the new head coach of Florida Gators, held his first news conference after assuming his new role. The journalists who were present at the ... Read more...

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John Travolta in 22-hour dash to be with pregnant wife


November 14th, 2010 - 1:32 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Nov 14 (ANI): John Travolta, who was to arrive in Perth to headline a list of celebrities at this weekend's charity event, dashed back to the United States after hearing that ... Read more...

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Maradona accuses Argentine football association of ‘lying, betraying’


July 29th, 2010 - 2:05 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jul 29 (ANI): After losing his job as Argentina's football coach, Diego Maradona has accused Argentina Football Association president Julio Grondona of 'lying' and team manager Carlos Bilardo of 'betraying'.The ... Read more...

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Oz’s top ten most trusted brands, professions, individuals, relationships


June 28th, 2010 - 6:13 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, June 28 (ANI): A survey into the top ten brands, professions, individuals, and relationships that Australians trust the most has revealed that burns specialist Dr Fiona Wood topped the people list.The ... Read more...

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South Africa forced to pull leg-spinner out from squad


January 10th, 2010 - 2:21 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 10 (ANI): South Africa was forced to pull leg-spinner Imran Tahir out of their Test squad barely 24 hours after calling him up.Selectors thought the Pakistan-born star, 30, was ... Read more...

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Bopara may sue Reeve over his ball-tampering jibes


December 27th, 2009 - 2:57 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 27 (ANI): Indian origin England batsman Ravi Bopara is considering suing former cricketer Dermot Reeve over his ball-tampering jibes.Reeve accused Bopara of scratching the ball with his fingernail in ... Read more...

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Gadkari assures ’support’ in government’s fight against terror


December 24th, 2009 - 2:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 24 (IANS) Development should be the priority, Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) new chief Nitin Gadkari said Thursday while emphasising that he didn't believe in criticism of the government ... Read more...

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Japan sees historic political change with new government (Second Lead)


September 16th, 2009 - 9:25 pm ICT by IANS
Tokyo, Sep 16 (DPA) One-time opposition leader Yukio Hatoyama was elected Japan's prime minister Wednesday by parliament, ushering in a sea change in Japanese politics. Both chambers of the Diet selected the 62-year-old ... Read more...

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Taliban awaiting US response on captured American soldier


August 10th, 2009 - 12:45 pm ICT by ANI
Kabul (Afghanistan), Aug.10 (ANI): Taliban leader Mullah Omar's council is reportedly waiting for a response from the United States to its demands before deciding on the fate of a captured American ... Read more...

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Pakistan must dismantle terror infrastructure: Krishna


May 23rd, 2009 - 8:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 23 (IANS) Pakistan "must take credible action" to dismantle the infrastructure of terrorism on its soil if it wants to resume dialogue with India, new External Affairs Minister ... Read more...

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Drone strikes inside Pakistan successful, says CIA chief


February 27th, 2009 - 3:47 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 27 (IANS) CIA Director Leon Panetta has said that the US aerial attacks against Al Qaeda and other extremist strongholds inside Pakistan have been successful and would continue despite concerns ... Read more...

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Drone attacks inside Pakistan will continue: CIA


February 26th, 2009 - 6:23 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Feb.26 (ANI): The Director of the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA), Leon Panetta, has said that US drone attacks against al-Qaeda and other extremist strongholds inside Pakistan would continue, notwithstanding a popular ... Read more...

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Obama for rooting out terrorist safe havens in Afghanistan, Pakistan


February 10th, 2009 - 12:33 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb.10 (ANI): In his first news conference after assuming office as the 44th President of the United States, Barack Obama on Monday called for the rooting out of all safe ... Read more...

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Obama faces lesser pressure to appoint a cabinet that looks like America


November 12th, 2008 - 3:59 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 12 (ANI): President elect Barack Obama would face less pressure for a diverse cabinet that his predecessors Bill Clinton and George W Bush followed to appoint a cabinet that ... Read more...

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Iran’s development of nuclear weapon unacceptable: Obama


November 8th, 2008 - 5:03 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 8 (IANS) US president-elect Barack Obama has called Iran's development of a nuclear weapon as unacceptable and said that the US has to mount an international effort to prevent that ... Read more...

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We will comfort economic crisis head on: Obama


November 8th, 2008 - 3:36 am ICT by IANS
Chicago, Nov 8 (IANS) Surrounded by his economic advisers at his first news conference since election, US President-elect, Barack Obama Friday promised to address the current economic crisis urgently and called ... Read more...

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Too early to take call on inflation: RBI Governor


September 10th, 2008 - 1:07 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Sept 10 (ANI): The new Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Governor, Dr. Duvvuri Subbarao, has said India ''s inflation rate is showing some signs of moderation but, it is still ... Read more...

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Subdued Germans go home quietly after Euro final loss


June 30th, 2008 - 1:31 pm ICT by IANS
DPA Hamburg, June 30 (DPA) Germany went to bed quietly and peacefully in the early hours of Monday after its national team was beaten comprehensively by Spain for the Euro 2008 title a ... Read more...

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Elections to be held before January 9: Musharraf


November 14th, 2007 - 10:29 am ICT by admin
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