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India targets the young to bridge gap with Africa


May 3rd, 2012 - 3:20 pm ICT by IANS
Accra (Ghana), May 3 (IANS) India is attempting to bridge the gap with Africa by roping in the young through a four-year long programme that comes on the back ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

CBI arrests one more in missing nurse case


December 27th, 2011 - 12:07 am ICT by IANS
Jodhpur, Dec 26 (IANS) The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) Monday arrested Umesha Ram Bishnoi, one more accused in the case of missing nurse Bhanwari Devi, sources said. It is ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

‘Set up land corporation to acquire land for industries’


July 4th, 2011 - 7:39 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, July 4 (IANS) A land corporation - in the public-private partnership mode - should be set up to acquire land and develop it for industrial use, a head of ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Security breach ‘bogus’, says Pranab; BJP demands probe (Lead)


June 22nd, 2011 - 4:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 22 (IANS) Even as the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Wednesday demanded a full-fledged probe in the adhesives found in Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee's office, the minister ... Read more...

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Deccan Chargers hope to keep their IPL campaign afloat by beating Delhi


May 5th, 2011 - 12:08 pm ICT by ANI
Hyderabad, May 5 (ANI): Ahead of their encounter in the Indian Premier League against Delhi Daredevils, Deccan Chargers skipper Kumar Sangakkara hopes to break the series of defeats and earn full ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Pak to boycott trilateral US-Afghan talks in protest against drone strike


March 19th, 2011 - 1:59 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Mar 19(ANI): Angered by Thursday's drone strike which killed around 44 people in Pakistan's northwest tribal region, Pakistan has told that United States that it would not participate in a trilateral ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Pak warns US not to take it for granted or treat it as a client state


March 19th, 2011 - 1:55 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Mar 19(ANI): Pakistan has demanded an apology and explanation from the United States over Thursday's drone strike which killed around 44 people in the country's northwest tribal region.Foreign Secretary Salman Bashir ... Read more...

Posted in World |

No plans to repatriate Pakistanis from Bahrain despite attacks: Pak FO spokesperson


March 16th, 2011 - 5:48 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Mar 16 (ANI): Pakistan Foreign Office spokesperson Tehmina Janjua has said that there are there are no plans to repatriate Pakistanis from Bahrain despite concerns following reports that a Pakistani was ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Reports claiming Pak military involvement in Libya turmoil “totally baseless”: FO


February 27th, 2011 - 11:27 am ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Feb 27(ANI): Pakistan has refuted media reports circulating in the Arab media that Pakistan's military was involved in the current turmoil in Libya.Pakistan Foreign Office spokesperson Tehmina Janjua emphatically stated that ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Soya beans could help to fight cancer


January 14th, 2011 - 6:33 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 14 (ANI): Scientists believe that soya could boost the battle against two of the most dangerous cancers.Two new university studies have revealed that the bean can stop the spread of ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

References to Pakistan in Indo-Russia statement “unwarranted, unacceptable”: Pak FO


December 24th, 2010 - 12:46 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Dec 24 (ANI): Islamabad has taken strong exception to the Indo-Russia joint statement, terming the references to Pakistan "unwarranted and unacceptable".Pakistan's Foreign Ministry released a statement, commenting on the joint statement ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Smoking accounts for more than a third of severe rheumatoid arthritis cases


December 14th, 2010 - 12:54 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 14 (ANI): A new research has found that smoking accounts for more than a third of cases of the most severe and common form of rheumatoid arthritis.The study has also ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Singer Wyclef Jean to run for Haitian Presidency


August 4th, 2010 - 5:08 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 4 (ANI): Former Fugees Singer Wyclef Jean has decided to contest for the post of President of Haiti.Former Deputy Pierre Eric Jean-Jacques said Jean will run as part of ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Pak FO’s ’selective amnesia’ over Cameron’s ‘terror export’ googly


July 29th, 2010 - 12:59 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, July 29(ANI): Pakistan Foreign Office spokesman Abdul Basit has chosen to counter British Prime Minister David Cameron's remarks that Islamabad has to stop exporting terror, by disowning terrorists on its ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Study Shows Sniffing Insulin May Benefit Alzheimer’s Patients


July 19th, 2010 - 9:39 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
July 19 (THAINDIAN NEWS) In a study which was released on Wednesday, evidence showed that squirting insulin into the nose of patients suffering from Alzheimer’s disease seemed to improve their memory. United ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Pak would welcome NATO’s pull out from Afghanistan: FO


July 9th, 2010 - 4:57 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, July 9 (ANI): Pakistan would welcome the NATO forces' decision to withdraw troops from war tattered Afghanistan, Foreign Office (FO) spokesman Abdul Basit has said.Interacting with media persons during a regular ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Family hoping for release of kidnapped Manipur sericulture official


June 4th, 2010 - 7:59 pm ICT by ANI
Imphal, June 4 (ANI): Dispairing family members of an abducted official of Manipur's Department of Sericulture, continue to hope for his safe return home.Suspected ultras of United Kuki Liberation Army-Military Council (UKLA-MC) ... Read more...

Posted in Feature |

Pak National Security Committee recommends agenda for Qureshi-Krishna meeting


June 4th, 2010 - 1:58 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Jun.4 (ANI): Pakistan's National Security Committee (NSC) has sent its recommendations to the government for the upcoming talks between Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi with his Indian counterpart S M Krishna ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Grey’s Anatomy: Love changes everything


May 14th, 2010 - 10:02 am ICT by admin
By Anita ThomasAn elderly couple reunites at the hospital after over 50 years. Betty and Henry tell their stories to the doctors while being treated separately admitting they have never stopped loving ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

India meddling into Pak through Afghanistan: FO


March 10th, 2010 - 3:26 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Mar.10 (ANI): Pakistan has once again blamed India of meddling in its internal issues through Afghanistan.In an interview with Geo News, Foreign Office spokesperson Abdul Basit said Islamabad would raise the ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

No scheduled meeting between Gilani, Dr. Singh in Washington : Pak FO


March 5th, 2010 - 12:17 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Mar.5 (ANI): Pakistan Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani is unlikely to meet his Indian counterpart Dr. Manmohan Singh in Washington, where they are scheduled to attend the Nuclear Security Summit ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Van der Sloot Gives Interview After Dad’s Death


February 24th, 2010 - 12:38 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Aruba Feb 23 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The father of Joran van der Sloot, Paulus van der Sloot,57 died February 11, unexpectedly. He fell dead while playing tennis Joran is the main ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Pak not expecting any ‘breakthrough’ during Feb 25 bilateral talks


February 22nd, 2010 - 12:45 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Feb.22 (ANI) : While India and Pakistan prepare for foreign secretary-level talks scheduled to be held on February 25 in New Delhi, expectations are not high for any 'breakthrough' during the ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Pak to finalise strategy for foreign secretary-level talks with India next week


February 7th, 2010 - 12:30 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Feb.7 (ANI): The Pakistan Foreign Office (FO) has called on an important meeting on February 10 to prepare agendas for the proposed foreign secretary-level talks with India.According to sources, the ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

India cannot ‘bully’ Pakistan: FO


January 23rd, 2010 - 2:52 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Jan.23 (ANI): Pakistan Foreign Office spokesman Abdul Basit has criticised Indian External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna for his remarks that any further terror attack on India originating from Pakistani soil would ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Pak FO calls India’s troop withdrawal decision ‘cosmetic’


December 21st, 2009 - 1:18 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Dec. 21 (ANI): Pakistan Foreign Ministry has termed India's announcement to withdraw 30,000 troops from Jammu and Kashmir as a 'cosmetic measure.'The Daily Times quoted Pakistani Foreign Office Spokesman Abdul ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Pak Foreign Office yet to receive instructions on reopening Zardari’s Swiss case


December 18th, 2009 - 5:50 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Dec 18(ANI): The Pakistan Foreign Office (FO) has said that it has not received any instructions or communication from the Law Ministry regarding reopening of the SGS reference against President ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Pak FO says, it has evidence to prove India’s presence in Balochistan


December 4th, 2009 - 12:16 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Dec.4 (ANI) : Pakistan Foreign Ministry has reiterated that it has evidence to prove India's presence in Balochistan and other tribal areas.Foreign Office Spokesperson Abdul Basit said New Delhi has not ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

India not serious to resume talks, resolve Kashmir dispute: Pak FO


November 15th, 2009 - 12:33 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Nov.15 (ANI): Pakistan Foreign Office (FO) Spokesman Abdul Basit has blamed India of acquiring a casual approach towards important bilateral issues, including Kashmir.Basit said while Islamabad has extended its hand for ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Pak asks India to explain its role in terror activities inside its territory


November 6th, 2009 - 12:11 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Nov.6 (ANI): Pakistan has once again raked up the issue of India's alleged hand in terror activities inside its territory, saying New Delhi must explain its role in promoting terrorism in ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Pak ministers asked not to meet foreign envoys on their own


October 24th, 2009 - 1:35 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Oct. 24 (ANI): Pakistan's Interior Minister Rehman Malik and Finance Minister Shaukat Tareen have been asked not to hold meetings with foreign ambassadors without informing the Foreign Office.According to the Daily ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Pakistan not concerned over proposed US embassy expansion in Islamabad


October 7th, 2009 - 6:11 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Oct.7 (ANI): Pakistan has said that it has no objection over the planned expansion of the US embassy in Islamabad.Briefing a Sub-Committee of National Assembly's Standing Committee on Human Rights, Foreign ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Govinda is undoubtedly the King of Comedy -Ritesh Deshmukh


October 2nd, 2009 - 11:09 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
Actor Ritesh Deshmukh started out his film career with the film "Tujhe Meri Kasam" which turned out to be a flop at the box office. Ritesh's second film "Out of Control" ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

UN team probing Benazir’s murder may contact Musharraf: Pak FO


August 6th, 2009 - 3:07 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Aug 6 (ANI): A United Nations (UN) commission probing the assassination of former Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto intends to meet former President Pervez Musharraf as part of investigations into the ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Induction of nuclear-submarine by India is detrimental to regional peace: Pak FO


July 28th, 2009 - 6:30 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, July 28 (ANI): A day after the Pakistan Navy expressed concern over India announcing the launch of its first indigenously built nuclear submarine - the INS Arihant saying it could trigger ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

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