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China lacks confidence in its own rise: Daily


September 14th, 2012 - 1:10 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Sep 14 (IANS) China has experienced rapid development in recent years but "lacks confidence in its rise", a state-run Chinese daily said, noting: "How society should distribute power remains ... Read more...

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President greets nation on Onam


August 28th, 2012 - 2:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 28 (IANS) President Pranab Mukherjee Tuesday greeted the nation on the occasion of Onam, Kerala's harvest festival."On the joyous occasion of Onam, I offer my warm ... Read more...

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Japan gifts Putin puppy to boost ties


July 28th, 2012 - 8:00 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, July 28 (IANS) A Japanese puppy to be presented to Russian President Vladimir Putin is expected to strengthen relations between the two countries, reported RIA Novosti.The Akita, a large ... Read more...

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Pakistan to play 3 ODIs, 2 T20s in India in Dec-Jan (Lead)


July 16th, 2012 - 6:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 16 (IANS) Pakistan will tour India in December-January to resume sub-continetal cricketing ties after five years, playing three One-dayers and two Twenty20 internationals.The Board of Control for ... Read more...

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Nila Madhab Panda supports ‘green’ films for kids


June 21st, 2012 - 5:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 21 (IANS) When go-green is the mantra for everyone, how can cinema be left behind. "I Am Kalam" director Nila Madhab Panda has collaborated with London's Performing ... Read more...

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PM holds talks with Myanmar President Thein Sein (Lead)


May 28th, 2012 - 12:31 pm ICT by IANS
Nay Pyi Taw, May 28 (IANS) With trade and improving connectivity on the agenda, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and Myanmar President Thein Sein Monday held talks at the 100-room ... Read more...

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Manmohan Singh meets Myanmar President Thein Sein


May 28th, 2012 - 11:11 am ICT by IANS
Nay Pyi Taw, May 28 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Monday met Myanmar President Thein Sein at the 100-room presidential palace here.Manmohan Singh, who was accorded an impressive guard ... Read more...

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Manmohan arrives in Myanmar: First Indian PM to visit in 25 years (Second Lead)


May 27th, 2012 - 9:15 pm ICT by IANS
Nay Pyi Taw, May 27 (IANS) Manmohan Singh, the first Indian prime minister to visit Myanmar in 25 years, arrived Sunday in its new capital on a three-day trip ... Read more...

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Russia, India to discuss Sistema licence during BRICS summit


March 26th, 2012 - 8:35 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow/New Delhi, March 26 (IANS) Russian and Indian leaders will discuss the issue of Sistema Shyam Telecom Ltd (SSTL), which provides services under the MTS brand but stands to lose ... Read more...

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Greece launches tender for use of Olympic facilities


March 3rd, 2012 - 3:30 pm ICT by IANS
Athens, March 3 (IANS) Greece has launched an international tender for rights to use certain Olympic Games facilities, the Hellenic Republic Asset Development Fund (HRADF) announced.The acquisition allows potential buyers ... Read more...

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No news about disassociation from Aakash tablet: Datawind


February 21st, 2012 - 11:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 21 (IANS) A day after reports that Datawind, manufacturers of India's cheapest Aakash tablet, were to be disassociated from the tablet, the manufacturer Tuesday said that they ... Read more...

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3-tier chips to drive more powerful computing


January 25th, 2012 - 1:55 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 25 (IANS) Scientists are developing a chip with three or more processors stacked vertically to ensure an unprecedented speed, memory and calculating power, better functionality and wireless connectivity, ... Read more...

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India raises FII investment limits in bonds by $5 bn


November 17th, 2011 - 8:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 17 (IANS) India Thursday decided to increase the limit of foreign institutional investors (FIIs) investment in government securities bonds by $5 billion to $15 billion and in ... Read more...

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New material can sniff out hard-to-detect N-weapons


September 13th, 2011 - 5:30 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, Sep 13 (IANS) Scientists have developed new materials which could help handheld devices sniff out hard-to-detect nuclear weapons and materials -- even portable nuclear bombs."The terrorist attacks of 9/11 ... Read more...

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New Pakistani Kashmir president meets Kayani


September 6th, 2011 - 5:30 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Sep 6 (IANS) Pakistani Kashmir President Sardar Yaqoob Khan met army chief General Ashfaq Parvez Kayani and discussed various issues, including the situation on the Line of Control (LoC) ... Read more...

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Medvedev lauds India’s achievements on I-Day


August 16th, 2011 - 12:07 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 15 (IANS) Russian President Dmitry Medvedev Monday said India rightfully enjoyed high authority in the world and lauded the "impressive tempo" of the country's all-round development."Keeping ... Read more...

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Homes of Tamil Nadu ex-intelligence chief, official’s son raided


July 26th, 2011 - 10:34 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, July 26 (IANS) Tamil Nadu's vigilance department Tuesday raided the houses of former state intelligence chief M.S. Jaffer Sait, a bureaucrat's son and others in a graft case.Officials ... Read more...

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Panesar defends his net session with Tendulkar


July 22nd, 2011 - 7:18 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 22 (IANS) England's left-arm spinner Monty Panesar defended his action of bowling to Sachin Tendulkar at the Lord's nets in the run-up to the 100th Test match ... Read more...

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Molecular switch behind development of fatty liver disease identified


April 6th, 2011 - 6:55 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 6 (ANI): Scientists have identified a molecular switch that appears to be a common feature in the development of fatty liver disease.The discovery made in mice is consistent with ... Read more...

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New drug hope for lung cancer sufferers


March 29th, 2011 - 12:26 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 29 (IANS) Lung cancer sufferers, who have stopped responding to chemotherapy, could benefit from a new drug which is undergoing tests. The experimental drug, known as LY2181308, aims ... Read more...

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Pakistan to boycott trilateral Afghan talks over US drone attack civilian casualties


March 25th, 2011 - 11:07 am ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Mar 25(ANI): Pakistan has acknowledged that last week's drone attack on a tribal peace congregation in North Waziristan Agency, which killed over 40 innocent people, has strained its relations with the ... Read more...

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PCB launches “freshly revamped” official website


March 8th, 2011 - 4:41 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Mar 8(ANI): The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has re-launched its official website with new features, including an extensive live scoressection."The site can be accessed on the World Wide Web at www.pcb.com.pk. ... Read more...

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Dubovskov appointed president, chief executive officer of MTS


March 5th, 2011 - 6:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 5 (IANS) Russian mobile operator MTS (Mobile TeleSystems) Saturday appointed Andrei Dubovskov as its president and chief executive officer (CEO), replacing Mikhail Shamolin who served the company ... Read more...

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Vaccine to prevent gastritis, ulcer disease, gastric cancer on the anvil


February 3rd, 2011 - 4:56 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 3 (ANI): Researchers at Rhode Island Hospital in collaboration with the University of Rhode Island (URI) and EpiVax. Inc. have identified a potential vaccine that could treat gastritis, ulcer disease ... Read more...

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Price rise, corruption, DMK misrule to be poll focus: Jayalalithaa


January 19th, 2011 - 11:32 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Jan 19 (IANS) AIADMK General Secretary J. Jayalalithaa Wednesday said the party will focus on price rise, 2G spectrum scam, corruption and the misdeeds of the ruling DMK government in the ... Read more...

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Zardari offers “Pak warm waters” to Chinese investors, entrepreneurs


November 14th, 2010 - 6:37 pm ICT by ANI
Guangzhou, Nov 14 (ANI): Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari has extended an invitation to Chinese investors and entrepreneurs to benefit from his country's geo-strategic location as well as its trade and economic ... Read more...

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US very bullish on India: Hillary Clinton


October 7th, 2010 - 11:17 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Oct 7 (IANS) As India assumes a more global leadership role, the United States is "very bullish" on India, says Secretary of State Hillary Clinton describing President Barack ... Read more...

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KRCL invites global EoI to market sky bus


October 4th, 2010 - 8:49 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Oct 4 (IANS) The Konkan Railway Corporation Limited (KRCL) is seeking global partners to develop and market its eco-friendly and cost-effective alternative rail transportation system sky bus to the world. ... Read more...

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“Yes, ‘Alibaug’ is on standstill” - Sanjay Gupta


September 18th, 2010 - 2:11 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 18, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): While there are talks about Sanjay Gupta staring his own directorial outing called 'Bigde Nawab' in a few months from now, there have been speculations ... Read more...

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Sulagna in second thoughts about the Reliance Big Pictures offer!


August 20th, 2010 - 4:45 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
August 20, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Sulagana Panigrahi lately seen in Zee TV's "Do Saheliyaan' and currently doing Star Plus' "Bidaai' is some what puzzled between Reliance Big Pictures upcoming daily tentatively ... Read more...

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Residents dig a canal in Jharkhand village


August 2nd, 2010 - 8:58 pm ICT by ANI
By Girija Shankar OjhaLatehar (Jharkhand), Aug.2 (ANI): Setting an example for all those people who keep waiting for government help, the residents of a village in Jharkhand have joined hands to dig ... Read more...

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Iranian President Ahmadinejad says sanctions are ineffective


July 29th, 2010 - 12:49 am ICT by BNO News
TEHRAN, IRAN (BNO NEWS) – Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad said on Wednesday that the UN Security Council sanctions and the imposed by the European Union, U.S. and Canada are ineffective and will ... Read more...

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Protest in London to stop mining project in Orissa


July 25th, 2010 - 6:12 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 25 (IANS) Human rights activists will paint their faces to resemble the blue-faced Na'vis in the Hollywood film "Avatar" to protest the dislocation of tribals by mining company Vedanta in ... Read more...

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Experimental anti-obesity drug cuts body weight sans side effects


July 13th, 2010 - 3:14 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 13 (ANI): In a study on rodents, researchers have found that a second-generation experimental anti-obesity and diabetes drug could reduce body weight while avoiding the risk of psychiatric side effects ... Read more...

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FIFA warn Nigeria of dire consequences


July 3rd, 2010 - 8:56 pm ICT by IANS
Johannesburg, July 3 (DPA) The future of football in Nigeria will be compromised if the government fails to rescind a self-imposed ban on the country's teams, the ruling body FIFA said. A letter ... Read more...

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