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Canada bank apologises after removing Asian face from note


August 22nd, 2012 - 9:37 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 22 (IANS) A bank in Canada has apologised after it removed an Asian woman from one of its bank notes in favour of a Caucasian, a move that ... Read more...

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Petition to close down Mossad quashed


April 19th, 2012 - 12:46 am ICT by IANS
Tel Aviv, April 18 (IANS) The Israeli Supreme Court has dismissed a petition seeking to close down the country's spy agency Mossad.The petition was filed by a man, identified only ... Read more...

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Obama expresses condolences, but no apology to Pakistan


December 5th, 2011 - 11:12 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 5 (IANS) Eight days after a NATO airstrike killed 24 Pakistani soldiers and chilled US-Pakistan relations, President Obama called Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari to express condolences, but ... Read more...

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Japanese firm’s map shows Tibet as part of India


November 29th, 2011 - 5:34 pm ICT by IANS
Taipei, Nov 29 (IANS) A map drawn by a Japanese firm shows Tibet as part of India. The cartograph also shows China's southwestern Yunnan province as belonging to India, ... Read more...

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Pakistan right to be angry over NATO airstrike, says daily


November 28th, 2011 - 12:37 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Nov 28 (IANS) Pakistanis have every right to express their rage over the NATO airstrike that killed 25 soldiers, an incident that has plunged the frosty Pakistan-US ties into ... Read more...

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Dhaka seeking apology from Islamabad justified: Pakistani daily


November 23rd, 2011 - 1:24 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Nov 23 (IANS) Bangladesh seeking an apology from Pakistan for war crimes committed in 1971 is "justifiable" and the "least our government can do is learn lessons from ... Read more...

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Apologise for 1971 war crimes, Bangladesh tells Pakistan


November 21st, 2011 - 2:00 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Nov 21 (IANS) Bangladesh has sought an apology from Pakistan for war crimes committed during the 1971 war of liberation.Foreign Minister Dipu Moni sought the formal apology from Islamabad ... Read more...

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Turkey expels Israeli Ambassador and diplomats after UN flotilla report


September 2nd, 2011 - 8:27 pm ICT by BNO News
ANKARA, TURKEY (BNO NEWS) -- Turkish Foreign Minister Ahmet Davuto─člu announced on Friday that Israel's ambassador and senior diplomats have been expelled from the country after Israel refused to apologize regarding the ... Read more...

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Queen’s apology sought for Jallianwala massacre


May 25th, 2011 - 9:15 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 25 (IANS) An Indian-origin Labour Party MP has asked the British monarch to formally apologize for the massacre of Indians at the Jallianwala Bagh in Amritsar and other ... Read more...

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Teenage girl apologises on YouTube to AFL players over St Kilda nude photo scandal


March 21st, 2011 - 5:18 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Mar 21 (ANI): A 17-year-old girl at the centre of St Kilda nude photo scandal has posted a formal apology on YouTube to the footballers involved, saying that she cannot even ... Read more...

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Oz Lib leader cleared of bum-pinching complaint


March 5th, 2011 - 1:53 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Mar 5 (ANI): The allegations that a Liberal Party leader in New South Wales pinched the buttock of an independent candidate at a forum have been declared to be wrong.According to ... Read more...

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Yasir Hameed files complaint against UK tabloid that conducted ‘fixing’ sting operation


February 9th, 2011 - 3:11 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Feb 9(ANI): Discarded Pakistan batsman Yasir Hameed, who made claims over match-fixing in the team during Pakistan's infamous tour to England last year before retracting from his comments, has lodged a ... Read more...

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Sir Elton John utters the F-word live on air during family radio show


January 29th, 2011 - 2:45 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 29 (ANI): Sir Elton John recently shocked millions of BBC's Radio 2 listeners when he uttered the F-word live on air during a family radio show.During the breakfast show, ... Read more...

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No holidays on Christmas, Easter in EU school diaries


January 15th, 2011 - 10:04 am ICT by IANS
London, Jan 15 (IANS) The European Union (EU) has been asked for a formal apology for sending millions of diaries to school, which list the dates of Muslim, Hindu, Sikh, Jewish and ... Read more...

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Australia apologises to Indian-origin doctor


December 23rd, 2010 - 3:04 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Dec 23 (IANS) The Australian government Thursday issued a formal apology to Indian-origin doctor Mohamed Haneef, who was wrongly detained on terrorism-related charges three years ago, expressing the hope that he ... Read more...

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Oz Govt. issues formal apology to Indian-origin Dr. Haneef over wrongful arrest


December 23rd, 2010 - 12:22 pm ICT by ANI
Canberra, Dec 23 (ANI): The Australian government has made a formal apology to Indian-origin doctor Mohamed Haneef for wrongly arresting him over suspicion of involvement in the 2007 Glasgow International Airport terrorist ... Read more...

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Pak rejects Bangladesh’s demand for apology over troops’ excesses in 1971 war


December 17th, 2010 - 5:04 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Dec 17 (ANI): Pakistan has turned down Bangladesh's demand for a formal apology over what Pakistan's troops did in the then East Pakistan during the 1971 war, making it loud and ... Read more...

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Canada to fund Komagata Maru projects to appease Indo-Canadians


December 14th, 2010 - 3:14 pm ICT by IANS
By Gurmukh Singh Vancouver, Dec 14 (IANS) In a move to appease the influential Indo-Canadian community, the Canadian government has announced it would fund two projects here to commemorate the tragic Komagata ... Read more...

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NATO helicopters violate Pak airspace yet again despite formal apology


November 3rd, 2010 - 1:02 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Nov 3 (ANI): Despite assuring Pakistan of stopping further intrusions into its territory, NATO aircraft once again breached the country's airspace close to the Afghan border.According to the Daily Times, ... Read more...

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NATO choppers again violate Pak airspace days after formal apology


October 13th, 2010 - 12:03 pm ICT by ANI
Quetta, Oct 13 (ANI): After assuring Pakistan of no more intrusions into its territory, two NATO helicopters again violated Pakistani airspace in Chaman area, a bordering town of Balochistan with Afghanistan."Two NATO ... Read more...

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US envoy apologises to Pakistan for helicopter raid (Lead)


October 7th, 2010 - 3:05 pm ICT by IANS
By Awais Saleem Islamabad, Oct 7 (IANS) US Ambassador to Pakistan Anne W. Patterson has formally extended an apology to Islamabad for a helicopter raid on a security check post in the country ... Read more...

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Hindus ask for Britain’s apology for millions of starvation deaths of 1943 famine


September 10th, 2010 - 6:57 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Sept 10 (ANI): Hindus want Britain to tender a formal apology to India and relatives of affected families for reportedly about three million starvation deaths in the great famine of ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Sacked Pei Wei Employees Determined To Seek Justice


July 27th, 2010 - 7:14 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Chandler, July 27, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The employers of the Chandler branch of restaurant chain Pei Wei have come under the scanner after firing twelve employees from their jobs at the ... Read more...

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Hindus upset at Vogue editor for trivializing Hindu gods


June 16th, 2010 - 5:42 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), June 16 (ANI): Hindus have strongly objected to Vogue India editor remarks about Hindu gods, in which she was quoted as saying "neither the rains nor the Hindu gods could ... Read more...

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British Airways Apologizes For Osama Bin Laden Boarding Pass


June 4th, 2010 - 7:56 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar June 4, (THAINDIAN NEWS) British Airways (BA) has released a formal apology after the photo of a boarding pass with the name of Osama Bin Laden was released in an ... Read more...

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Clergy celibacy may be open to review, says Vatican


April 28th, 2010 - 1:10 pm ICT by IANS
Vatican City, April 28 (IANS/AKI) The vow of celibacy by the clergy may be open to review, the Vatican's second highest ranking official has said. "It is not that it is untouchable," Vatican ... Read more...

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Sex abuse victims described emotional meeting with pope


April 20th, 2010 - 12:31 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, April 20 (IANS/AKI) Victims of clerical sex abuse have described their meeting with Pope Benedict XVI as "emotional" and "great", though the pontiff did not offer a formal apology. "It was emotional, ... Read more...

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Apologise to Sikhs for Komagata Maru tragedy: Canadian petition


April 14th, 2010 - 11:51 am ICT by IANS
By Gurmukh Singh Toronto, April 14 (IANS) A petition was introduced in the Canadian parliament Tuesday seeking a formal apology from the government for the Komagata Maru tragedy of 1914 in which 376 ... Read more...

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Apologise over 1971 killings, Bangladesh tells Pakistan


April 9th, 2010 - 12:50 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, April 9 (IANS) Pakistan must say sorry for the atrocities its army committed in Bangladesh in 1971, a minister said here. Commerce Minister Faruk Khan said the Pakistan government must offer an ... Read more...

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Angry Bachchans threaten to skip Filmfare awards


February 27th, 2010 - 5:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 27 (IANS) A furious Bachchan family has threatened to skip the prestigious Filmfare awards Saturday evening unless the Mumbai Mirror publishes a formal apology for spreading "false" news ... Read more...

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El Salvador president apologises to civil war victims


January 18th, 2010 - 1:25 pm ICT by IANS
San Salvador, Jan 18 (IANS/EFE) Salvadoran President Mauricio Funes made a formal apology to the victims of the 1980-1992 civil war and acknowledged that state security forces "committed serious human rights violations ... Read more...

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Tribe apologises to Brit pensioner for having his relative for dinner


December 8th, 2009 - 2:15 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, December 08 (ANI): A tribe of cannibals has apologized to a 65-year-old British pensioner for killing and eating his great-great grandfather, 170 years ago.The community living in Erromango, a small Pacific ... Read more...

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Financial compensation for Czech Roma victims of forced sterilization


November 25th, 2009 - 6:15 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
Welcoming Czech Prime Minister's "regret" over involuntary sterilization of Roma women, Hindus have demanded fair and adequate financial compensation to the victims.Acclaimed Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada (USA) ... Read more...

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Fergie to send referee-related apology to FA chiefs


October 13th, 2009 - 1:15 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct.13 (ANI): In a late bid to escape a rap from Britain's Football Association for his criticism of referee Alan Wiley during a two-all draw between Manchester United and Sunderland ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Continental apologises to Kalam over frisking


July 22nd, 2009 - 1:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 22 (IANS) US carrier Continental Airlines Wednesday issued a formal apology to former president A.P.J. Abdul Kalam for having subjected him to frisking and even asking him to remove ... Read more...

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