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Aniston, Theroux to marry in Kenya?


September 12th, 2012 - 3:11 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Sep 12 (IANS) Actress Jennifer Aniston and fiance actor Justin Theroux are reportedly planning to tie the knot in Kenya.They might have another formal ceremony in Los ... Read more...

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Midnight tryst with peace - on India-Pakistan (Lead)


August 15th, 2012 - 4:45 pm ICT by IANS
Attari (Punjab), Aug 15 (IANS) As the midnight hour approached, Indians and Pakistanis faced each other across the border holding candles to reinforce the spirit of harmony and shared heritage ... Read more...

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Midnight tryst with peace - on India-Pakistan border


August 15th, 2012 - 1:06 pm ICT by IANS
Attari (Punjab), Aug 15 (IANS) As the midnight hour approached, Indians and Pakistanis faced each other across the border holding candles to reinforce the spirit of harmony and shared heritage ... Read more...

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Big B happy India is polio-free


February 26th, 2012 - 8:43 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 26 (IANS) Amitabh Bachchan, who is a Unicef goodwill ambassador, is happy India is a polio-free nation now and says it is the result of hard work ... Read more...

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US consulate opens in suburban Mumbai


November 21st, 2011 - 6:59 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 21 (IANS) The US consulate general in Mumbai officially opened its doors to visitors at its new Bandra-Kurla Complex location in the city, an official said here Monday. The ... Read more...

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Delhi Metro now goes to Ghaziabad (Lead)


July 14th, 2011 - 6:51 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow/New Delhi, July 14 (IANS) Delhi Metro rail services were Thursday further extended into Uttar Pradesh, connecting the national capital to the suburban Ghaziabad in Uttar Pradesh, the state ... Read more...

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Bilawal Bhutto Zardari to be new chief of Zardari tribe


May 27th, 2011 - 8:08 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, May 27 (IANS) Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari will be the new chief of the Zardari tribe, after his father President Asif Ali Zardari decided to ... Read more...

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India’s oil contracts will be honoured: South Sudan


April 28th, 2011 - 7:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 28 (IANS) The newly-created north African country of South Sudan has assured India it be honouring all its contracts for stakes in oil wells with Indian entities ... Read more...

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13 militants formally surrender before Manipur Chief Minister


April 22nd, 2011 - 4:22 pm ICT by ANI
Imphal, Apr 22 (ANI): In a significant development, thirteen cadres of the Dima Halam Daogah - Jewel (DHD-J) faction recently surrendered with arms and ammunition before Chief Minister Okram Ibobi Singh. In ... Read more...

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Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt all set to have an Indian wedding


December 18th, 2010 - 12:36 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Dec 17 (THAINDIAN NEWS) There are reports that actress Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt are planning to have an Indian wedding in the next month. They would marry in ... Read more...

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Canada becomes No. 1 country brand globally


November 6th, 2010 - 11:15 am ICT by IANS
By Gurmukh Singh Toronto, Nov 6 (IANS) Canada has toppled the US to become the most respected country brand in the world, according to a report on global branding on the basis of ... Read more...

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Black attire rules at 57th National Awards ceremony


October 22nd, 2010 - 9:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 22 (IANS) Black it seems was the chosen colour for most members of the Indian film fraternity, including Amitabh Bachchan and his son Abhishek, at the 57th National ... Read more...

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INS Kalpeni commissioned at Kochi Naval Base


October 14th, 2010 - 5:36 pm ICT by ANI
Kochi, Oct 14 (ANI): INS Kalpeni, the latest 'Fast Attack Craft' of the Indian Navy was commissioned into the Indian Navy at the Naval Base in Kochi on Thursday.Justice Jasti Chelameswar, Chief ... Read more...

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‘From BJP’s Hanuman, I am now its Ravana’


June 24th, 2010 - 6:58 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, June 24 (IANS) "From BJP's Hanuman, I am now its Ravana." These were the words of Lok Sabha MP and former external affairs minister Jaswant Singh in this Himachal Pradesh town on ... Read more...

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Jaswant Singh rejoins BJP


June 24th, 2010 - 5:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 24 (IANS) Ten months after he was expelled from the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) over his book praising Pakistan founder Mohammad Ali Jinnah, Lok Sabha MP and former ... Read more...

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13 ZPA militants surrender in Manipur


June 5th, 2010 - 1:52 pm ICT by ANI
Imphal, June 5 (ANI): T Liankhankhup Zou alias Khupkhang, a founder member of the rebel outfit Zou People's Army laid down arms, along with 12 other cadres, in a formal ceremony at ... Read more...

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Delhi to get its own couture week in July


May 6th, 2010 - 2:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 6 (IANS) Come July, and the capital will get its own couture week, Fashion Design Council of India (FDCI) president Sunil Sethi said Thursday. The organisers are currently scouting ... Read more...

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India, Africa unveil action plan to boost ties (Lead)


March 10th, 2010 - 5:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 10 (IANS) Two years after their first summit, India and Africa Wednesday launched an ambitious action plan that includes closer cooperation in agriculture and setting up new training institutes ... Read more...

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India, Africa launch action plan to boost cooperation


March 10th, 2010 - 4:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 10 (IANS) Two years after their first summit, India and Africa Wednesday launched an action plan that includes closer cooperation in agriculture and setting up of new training institutes ... Read more...

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Militant’s surrender brings new hope for peace in northeast


February 19th, 2010 - 8:28 pm ICT by ANI
By Peter Todd AlexGuwahati, Feb 19 (ANI): The northeast states are frequently in news for militant activities but the recent surrenders indicate that there is a distinct improvement in the situation.Recently the ... Read more...

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Indian Navy to induct FOUR ‘lethal’ MiG-29K into its fleet


February 19th, 2010 - 10:21 am ICT by ANI
Vasco da Gama (Goa), Feb.19 (ANI): The Indian Navy is all set to receive a shot in the arm with the induction of four MiG-29 K combat aircraft into its fleet here ... Read more...

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Alexandre Bilodeau Brings Gold To Canada


February 15th, 2010 - 9:03 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar VANCOUVER, Feb 15, (THAINDIAN NEWS) On Sunday evening Canada got its first gold medal in the Olympics Winter Games 2010 as free style skier Alexandre Bilodeau won the men's moguls ... Read more...

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Man denied bail after sex on false marriage promise


February 1st, 2010 - 10:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 1 (IANS) Declining bail to a man who had sex with a girl after deluding her with false promise of marriage, the Delhi High Court Monday termed it "rape" ... Read more...

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67th Golden Globes nominations announced


December 16th, 2009 - 1:50 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Beverly Hills, Dec 15 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The 67th annual Golden Globe nominations have been announced in Beverly Hills, Calif., by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association.The five nominees for best TV Drama actress, ... Read more...

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Foreign artists to donate art works to Chandigarh’s garden


December 13th, 2009 - 5:02 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Dec 13 (IANS) In a bid to salute the immaculate masterwork, nearly 25 artists from the US and Europe will donate their art works to the Rock Garden, one of the ... Read more...

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Obama arrives at Oslo to receive Nobel Award


December 10th, 2009 - 3:16 pm ICT by ANI
Oslo (Norway), Dec 10 (ANI): U.S President Barack Obama arrived here on Thursday to receive the Nobel Peace Prize.Obama is the third sitting American President to acquire the honour.Earlier, Theodore Roosevelt ... Read more...

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Curtain raiser to 2010 CWG to be launched on Oct 29


October 23rd, 2009 - 7:16 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct. 23 (ANI): The Delhi Commonwealth Games Organising Committee Chairman, Suresh Kalmadi, on Friday said the Queen's Baton Relay 2010 will be launched on October 29 when Queen Elizabeth ... Read more...

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Commonwealth Games baton to enter India at Attari-Wagah border


October 19th, 2009 - 7:27 pm ICT by IANS
By Jaideep Sarin Chandigarh, Oct 19 (IANS) The baton relay for New Delhi's Commonwealth Games (CWG) will enter India from the Attari-Wagah border near Amritsar June 25 next year.The baton for the ... Read more...

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First parcel of Mangala crude reaches Mangalore Refinery


October 9th, 2009 - 8:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 9 (IANS) The first parcel of crude from Cairn Energy's Mangala field reached the Mangalore Refinery and Petrochemicals Ltd (MRPL) Friday morning. The parcel of 29,000 tonnes came just ... Read more...

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BSF women troopers positioned at India-Pakistan border


September 11th, 2009 - 2:25 pm ICT by IANS
Amritsar (Punjab), Sep 11 (IANS) After undergoing nearly 38 months of rigorous training, the first batch of Indian women troopers Friday joined duty at the international border in Punjab. This is ... Read more...

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US envoy presents credentials, conveys Obama’s message


August 11th, 2009 - 9:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 11 (IANS) US ambassador to India Timothy J. Roemer Tuesday evening presented his credentials to President Pratibha Patil and conveyed to her President Barack Obama's desire to deepen ... Read more...

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Michael Jackson’s brain returned to family


August 8th, 2009 - 8:57 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Aug 8 (IANS) Pop legend Michael Jackson's brain has been returned to his family after it was removed last month for further testing. Testing is now complete and the organ ... Read more...

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Sukhbir Badal to return to Punjab government sans fanfare


August 8th, 2009 - 10:42 am ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Aug 8 (IANS) Less than 40 days after he was forced to resign as deputy chief minister, Akali Dal president Sukhbir Singh Badal is all set to be re-inducted into ... Read more...

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New Zealand minister reprimanded over India trip


March 30th, 2009 - 2:19 pm ICT by IANS
Wellington, March 30 (DPA) New Zealand Prime Minister John Key reprimanded one of his ministers Monday and forced him to abandon his ties with a company over a perceived conflict ... Read more...

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Obama in the footsteps of George Washington


February 25th, 2009 - 11:13 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 25 (IANS) In addressing a joint session of the US Congress, President Barack Obama Tuesday followed a tradition started by George Washington who delivered the first "annual message" on Jan ... Read more...

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