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Kerala Tourism upbeat after Australia roadshows


October 29th, 2011 - 5:28 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Oct 29 (IANS) Two roadshows conducted in Australia to promote tourism to Kerala will hopefully translate into business, officials said Saturday."We hope that the efforts will be translated into ... Read more...

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BRICS credit: Local currencies to replace dollar


April 14th, 2011 - 1:17 pm ICT by IANS
Sanya (China), April 14 (IANS) Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa - the BRICS group of fastest growing economies - Thursday signed an agreement to use their own ... Read more...

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Pak beginning to believe supporting terrorism can pose existential threat to it: US


October 8th, 2010 - 1:07 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 8 (ANI): Acknowledging 'Pakistan's support for terrorists in the past,' the United States has said that it believes the country has now changed its view in this regard."We have worked ... Read more...

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US shies from comment on Musharraf admission


October 7th, 2010 - 1:31 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Oct 7 (IANS) The US has taken a hands-off approach to former Pakistan President Pervez Musharraf's admission that his regime trained militant groups to fight India in Kashmir, ... Read more...

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India one of the powerhouses of world economy says German Minister


September 25th, 2010 - 2:52 pm ICT by ANI
By Sushil PareekMumbai, Sep. 25 (ANI): German Minister of Economics and Technology Rainer Bruderle, presently on a two-day visit to India said that India is one of the powerhouses of the ... Read more...

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FS-level talks begin in Islamabad on a hopeful note


June 24th, 2010 - 3:48 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, June 24 (ANI): Foreign Secretary-level talks between India and Pakistan began in Islamabad today at 11.15 a.m. today.The Pakistan Foreign Secretary, Salman Bashir, welcoming the Indian delegation, said: "We ... Read more...

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Make litigation affordable, says PM (Lead)


May 8th, 2010 - 2:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 8 (IANS) "Justice delayed is justice denied." With these words, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Saturday urged the government, the judiciary and lawyers to work together to make litigation ... Read more...

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Check rising cost of litigation, says PM


May 8th, 2010 - 2:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 8 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Saturday called for joint efforts by the government, the judiciary and lawyers to check the rising cost of litigation. "It has been said ... Read more...

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Home Secretary Pillai says centre is working out a strategy to deal with ULFA


February 10th, 2010 - 1:27 pm ICT by ANI
Guwahati, Feb 10 (ANI): Union Home secretary GK Pillai has extended an olive branch to insurgents operating in insurgency-hit northeast region of the country.Talking to reporters here on the sidelines of ... Read more...

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Canada ready to share information with India about Rana


November 17th, 2009 - 11:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 17 (IANS) Seeking to expand counter-terror cooperation, Canada Tuesday assured India that it was ready to share information about Tahawuur Hussain Rana, a Canadian citizen of Pakistani origin, ... Read more...

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Butt hopeful of hosting cricket matches in Pakistan soon


September 14th, 2009 - 8:11 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, Sep 14 (IANS) After having "fruitful" discussions with officials in England last weekend, Pakistan's cricket chief Ijaz Butt is confident that international matches will return to the country. Butt, the Pakistan Cricket ... Read more...

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Namibian president terms India ‘a friend indeed’ (With Image)


September 3rd, 2009 - 4:44 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 3 (IANS) Namibian President Hifikepunye Pohamba has termed India as "a friend indeed", acknowledging its contribution to the freedom struggle of the southern African country. "India was the first country to ... Read more...

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Clinton for promising ties with India, mourns Mumbai victims (Afternoon Lead)


July 18th, 2009 - 4:14 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 18 (IANS) Secretary of State Hillary Clinton said Saturday that the US wanted "new and promising relations" with India as she began a five-day visit to the country by ... Read more...

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Ansari meets Myanmar junta chief, deputy


February 6th, 2009 - 4:52 pm ICT by ANI
By Ravi Shankar Nay Pyi Taw (Myanmar), Feb.6 (ANI): Visiting Indian Vice President M. Hamid Ansari today called on the Senior General Than Shwe, Chairman of the State Peace and Development Council ... Read more...

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Middle East IT firms looking to invest in Kerala


October 27th, 2008 - 3:48 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, Oct 27 (IANS) Around 20 IT companies with operations in the Middle East are in an advanced stage of discussions with the Kerala government to invest in that south Indian state.During ... Read more...

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China ready to deepen ties with US: Hu (Lead)


August 10th, 2008 - 6:34 pm ICT by IANS
Xinhua Beijing, Aug 10 (Xinhua) China is ready to work together with the US to deepen bilateral relations in a sustained manner, President Hu Jintao said here Sunday. During a meeting with his ... Read more...

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Sri Lanka hopeful of Indian help to overcome rice crisis


May 8th, 2008 - 7:52 pm ICT by admin
By P. Karunakharan Colombo, May 8 (IANS) Sri Lanka has expressed hope that neighbour India would relax its decision not to export non-basmati rice and thus rescue the island nation from a ... Read more...

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Russia wants new international security


April 22nd, 2008 - 9:50 pm ICT by admin
RIA Novosti Moscow, April 22 (RIA Novosti) Russia Tuesday said it wants new international agreements on security and disarmament to be concluded. "We intend to press for the drafting of new agreements in ... Read more...

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Texas to host meet on Indo-US trade laws


April 6th, 2008 - 7:46 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, April 6 (IANS) Top legal brains of India and the US, specialising in business and corporate laws, will discuss a host of crucial statutory issues related to trade and business ... Read more...

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Australia to send security team to Pakistan


February 19th, 2008 - 7:48 pm ICT by admin
Melbourne, Feb.19 (ANI): Cricket Australia will send a security team to Pakistan to assess the venues for their tour next month and, subject to the results of their findings, the tour will ... Read more...

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