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Nation’s development product of technological prowess: PM


September 9th, 2012 - 7:10 pm ICT by IANS
Sriharikota, Sep 9 (IANS) A nation's development is a product of its technological prowess, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said Sunday after the launch of ISRO's 100th mission."Questions are sometimes ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Parliament resolves to uphold its supremacy


May 13th, 2012 - 10:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 13 (IANS) The Indian parliament Sunday marked its 60th anniversary with both the Lok Sabha and the Rajya Sabha resolving to "uphold and maintain" its "dignity, ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

MPs should live up to standards of founding fathers: Sonia (Lead)


May 13th, 2012 - 9:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 13 (IANS) Congress president Sonia Gandhi Sunday said that integrity and independence of parliament must be protected at all cost and the the conduct of MPs ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

PM seeks parties’ support to run parliament


December 21st, 2011 - 9:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 21 (IANS) With repeated disruptions in parliament becoming a routine affair, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Wednesday appealed to all political parties to cooperate in running both ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

UAE rulers greet nation on 40th national day


December 3rd, 2011 - 12:06 am ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Dec 2 (IANS/WAM) Rulers of all states of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) have greeted the people on the country's 40th national day, and stressed the essence of ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Canvas with just a date up for 60,000 pounds


September 30th, 2011 - 12:58 am ICT by IANS
London, Sep 29 (IANS) A bordered but otherwise blank white canvas with just a date written in a corner is expected to be sold for 60,000 pounds (over $94,000) in ... Read more...

Posted in World |

CPI leader Subramaniam dead


September 18th, 2011 - 6:42 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sep 18 (IANS) C. Subramaniam, one of the founding fathers of the Communist Party of India (CPI) in Tamil Nadu and a veteran freedom fighter, died of old age ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Make Pakistan truly democratic: Zardari


August 14th, 2011 - 4:15 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 14 (IANS) President Asif Ali Zardari has called upon the people to make Pakistan a truly modern, dynamic, progressive and democratic country, adding that much could have been ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Vice President to deliver UPSC Foundation Day lecture on Tuesday


May 1st, 2011 - 7:21 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, May 1(ANI): Vice President Hamid Ansari will be the main speaker at the UPSC Foundation Day lecture on governance, which will be held at Vigyan Bhawan here on May 3. ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Michele Bachmann’s son believes mom can be US president


April 23rd, 2011 - 5:25 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 23(ANI): Tea Party movement supporter Michele Bachmann's son, Lucas, has said no to posing naked for Playgirl, but he is saying yes to the idea that his mom could be ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Kool Herc hospitalized, appeals for funds


February 1st, 2011 - 12:23 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Jan 31 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Kool Herc was hospitalized and because of the huge nature of the bill, he appealed for financial assistance. Herc is famed as one of the founding fathers ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

WikiLeaks Founder Julian Assange Appears On CBS’s ‘60 Minutes’


January 31st, 2011 - 8:36 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Jan 31, (THAINDIAN NEWS) After his whistle-blower website WikiLeaks attracted the ire of governments across the world especially United States for publishing confidential documents as well as diplomatic cables, for ... Read more...

Posted in World |

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange appears on ‘60 Minutes’


January 31st, 2011 - 8:28 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Jan 31 (THAINDIAN NEWS) WikiLeaks founder, Julian Assange believes that the United States does not have any grounds to prosecute him for espionage following his website’s decision to publish classified ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Our values are those of US revolution: Assange


January 31st, 2011 - 6:49 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 31 (IANS) Julian Assange has compared the values of WikiLeaks to those of the founding fathers of the US and asserted that the whistleblowing website does not have a political ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Hamid Ansari greets nation ahead of Republic Day


January 25th, 2011 - 5:16 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan 25 (ANI): Vice President Mohammad Hamid Ansari on Tuesday greeted the nation ahead of the joyous occasion of country's Republic Day.In his message, he said that since the ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Vice president greets nation on Republic Day


January 25th, 2011 - 12:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 25 (IANS) People should remain firm in their commitment towards the founding principles of the Indian republic, justice, liberty, equality and fraternity, Vice President Hamid Ansari said while greeting ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Facebook, Google join web future warning


January 16th, 2011 - 12:21 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 16 (ANI): Web addresses are likely to run out as soon as November and to raise public awareness Google and Facebook have decided to switch their websites to a ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

No distinction between majority, minority groups: Sonia


December 19th, 2010 - 2:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 19 (IANS) Congress president Sonia Gandhi Sunday said that her party made no distinction between organisations of majority and minority communities who indulge in communalism and terrorism and ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

‘Happy’ holiday is an unreachable goal: Expert


December 12th, 2010 - 2:07 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 12 (ANI): People always want their holidays to be happy. But have you ever thought of taking the 'happy' out of your holidays?An English professor at Wake Forest University ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Abu Dhabi summit turning point for GCC


December 5th, 2010 - 10:59 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Dec 5 (IANS/WAM) The Gulf Cooperation Council's Abu Dhabi summit Dec 6-7 will be a turning point for the six-member bloc, its secretary general says.Leaders of the GCC countries will ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Nov 19, Anniversary of Lincoln’s Gettysburg Address


November 19th, 2010 - 10:54 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Nov 19 (THAINDIAN NEWS) One hundred and forty-seven years ago today, on November 19, 1863, the sixteenth president of the Unites States of America gave his now famous Gettysburg Address at the ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

The young in Chattisgarh have education , but want it linked to careers


November 17th, 2010 - 6:10 pm ICT by ANI
By Niranjan Kumar Chhattisgarh, Nov 17 (ANI): Chhattisgarh recently celebrated its 10th year of inception, a momentous landmark in the life of a young state and an old region. It is a ... Read more...

Posted in Feature |

Ex-Oz FM Downer calls for improved ties with India


November 11th, 2010 - 4:18 pm ICT by ANI
Adelaide (Australia), Nov.11 (ANI): Former Australian foreign minister Alexander Downer has said his country's ties with India need to improve; even as bilateral relations with China are the strongest in the Western ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Pak cabinet slams Obama’s support for India’s UN Security Council permanent seat bid


November 11th, 2010 - 3:48 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Nov 11(ANI): Pakistan has passed a resolution against United States President Barack Obama's support of India's bid for a permanent seat on the United Nations Security Council (UNSC), saying that ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Nerdcore - the new hip-hop for “nerds” and “geeks”


October 13th, 2010 - 4:54 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 13 (ANI): A new form of hip-hop for "nerds" and "geeks" has come up in the form of "nerdcore".MC Frontalot, one of the founding fathers of the scene, said the ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Stable Pak key to defeating terror, ensuring peace in S. Asia: Zardari


August 10th, 2010 - 3:00 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug. 10 (ANI): President Asif Ali Zardari has asserted that a democratic, strong and economically stable Pakistan, in partnership with Britain and the West, is the key to defeating the menace ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Independence Day Quotes In Demand Over Fourth Of July Weekend


July 4th, 2010 - 8:40 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Washington, July 4, (THAINDIAN NEWS) As the entire nation of America looks forward to celebrate the Independence Day on Fourth Of July, the inspirational quotes are in demand by one ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Thomas Jefferson was no closet royalist


July 4th, 2010 - 3:23 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 4 (ANI): Thomas Jefferson, the principal author of the American Delcaration of Independence and one of founding fathers of the US, was by no means a closet royalist, a new ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Civil society opposes caste-based census


June 11th, 2010 - 8:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 11 (IANS) Eminent citizens and political leaders, cutting across party lines, Friday vehemently opposed the widespread political clamour for a headcount on the basis of caste. The views were ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Seven years after Mulund train blast, accused nabbed (Lead)


May 10th, 2010 - 8:19 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 10 (IANS) Seven years after a bomb ripped through a suburban train and killed 13 commuters at Mulund in northeast Mumbai, the Anti-Terrorist Squad (ATS) Monday traced and arrested one ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

India seeks more voice for poor in World Bank


April 25th, 2010 - 9:05 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun KumarWashington, April 25 (IANS) India Sunday made a forceful plea for giving the World Bank Group a new sense of purpose and direction with enhanced governance and strength to play ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Civil servant of today should be well equipped to tackle problems: PM


April 21st, 2010 - 9:59 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr 21 (ANI): The Prime Minister, Dr Manmohan Singh, on Wednesday said the civil servant of today should not only be alive and sensitive to the problems at hand ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Congress trying to bring in religion-based quotas: BJP


February 19th, 2010 - 9:55 pm ICT by IANS
Indore, Feb 19 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Thursday accused the Congress of attempting to introduce religion-based quotas and said it will oppose all such moves. Speaking at the party's national ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Moily advocates revamp of country’s police system


February 19th, 2010 - 7:26 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 19 (ANI): Union Law and Justice Minister M. Veerappa Moily on Friday advocated a revamp of the entire police system in the country in keeping with the changing times.Addressing ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Small plane crash in Austin: Joe Stack’s suicide note


February 19th, 2010 - 1:45 am ICT by admin
Feb 18 (THAINDIAN NEWS) - via BNO NEWS : The following is the suicide note of Joe Stack who crashed a small plane into an Austin building which also houses the IRS. ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

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