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India, Canada initiative on art


September 2nd, 2011 - 9:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sept 2 (IANS) The National Museum Institute and the Shastri Indo-Canadian Institute in the capital here will present a four-day special lecture on the indigenous art of ... Read more...

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G-8 leaders committed to mobilising five billion additional fundingby 2015


June 27th, 2010 - 5:14 am ICT by ANI
Toronto, June 27 (ANI): Group of Eight (G8) leaders on Saturday concluded their 2010 annual summit at Huntsville with a pledge to mobilize an additional five billion US dollars over the next ... Read more...

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Russia, Britain take first steps to thaw relationship


June 26th, 2010 - 5:20 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, June 26 (DPA) Russian President Dmitry Medvedev and British Prime Minister David Cameron have agreed to revive the relationship between their two nations after years of glacial interactions, the Kremlin ... Read more...

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Now Russian president creates buzz with Twitter


June 26th, 2010 - 2:28 pm ICT by IANS
By Gurmukh Singh Toronto, June 26 (IANS) "Met with David Cameron. Have agreed that we'll continue to speak in person, not just online @number10gov...'' It is no buddy chat online, but Russian ... Read more...

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G-8/20 Media Center pavilion has cost Canada Govt.1.9 million dollars


June 26th, 2010 - 11:32 am ICT by ANI
By Ashok DixitToronto, June 26 (ANI): An indoor pavilion in the Media Centre at the G-20 Summit in Toronto, has cost the Canadian Government and provincial governments 1.9 million dollars.It has an ... Read more...

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Cameron wants British troops out of Afghanistan by 2015


June 26th, 2010 - 1:05 am ICT by IANS
London, June 25 (IANS) Prime Minister David Cameron said Friday he wants British troops to be withdrawn from Afghanistan within five years. Answering a question on whether British troops would be home ... Read more...

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G-8 urged to intensify efforts on improving women and children’s health


May 27th, 2010 - 3:08 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 27 (ANI): An internationally renowned medical researcher in obstetrics and gynecology has said that governments and other organizations must intensify efforts to improve the health of women and children, particularly ... Read more...

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Prime Minister calls on President


July 23rd, 2009 - 5:29 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 23 (ANI): The Prime Minister, Dr. Manmohan Singh, called on President Pratibha Patil at Rashtrapati Bhavan today.The meeting lasted about 40 minutes.Dr. Singh briefed President Patil about ... Read more...

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India, US to hold talks on climate change


July 21st, 2009 - 1:43 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 21 (ANI): India's Special Envoy on Climate Change Systems Shyam Saran and his US counterpart Todd Stern will hold talks on climate change today.Stern, who was accompanying ... Read more...

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Bruni makes a statement again with her monochromatic outfits


July 14th, 2009 - 7:40 pm ICT by ANI
Paris, July 14 (ANI): French First Lady Carla Bruni, it seems, has made a habit of appearing at state and official functions, both in France and abroad, in monochromatic outfits.At Tuesday's ... Read more...

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Meet the girl whose ‘rear view’ captivated Obama at G-8


July 12th, 2009 - 12:59 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, July 12 (ANI): The girl who appeared to have caught the eye of US President Barack Obama and that of his French counterpart Nicolas Sarkozy at the G-8 summit in ... Read more...

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BJP awaits white paper on railways


July 11th, 2009 - 8:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 11 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Saturday said the country was awaiting the white paper promised by Railways Minister Mamata Banerjee on the railways' performance in the ... Read more...

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Iran preparing package for talks with West


July 11th, 2009 - 7:05 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 11 (ANI): Iran is preparing its stands on political, security and international issues so that they can become a basis for talks with the West and calm down the ... Read more...

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Britain ready to cut warheads if others do it too, says Brown


July 10th, 2009 - 4:24 pm ICT by ANI
L'Aquila (Italy), July 10 (ANI): Britain is ready to cut its number of nuclear warheads in its Trident weapons system as part of a global deal, The Telegraph reports.Prime Minister Gordon ... Read more...

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Need to reform international institutions buoys India’s hopes for UNSC seat


July 10th, 2009 - 1:00 pm ICT by ANI
By Naveen KapoorL'aquila (Italy), July 10 (ANI): The G8-G5 agreement on introducing reforms in international and financial institutions has buoyed India's hopes for a UNSC seat.The proposal put forth by ... Read more...

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German Chancellor meets Manmohan Singh at G8-G5 summit


July 10th, 2009 - 12:26 pm ICT by ANI
By Naveen KapoorL'aquila, July 10 (ANI): German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Indian Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh met on the sidelines of the G8-G5 summit here on Thursday.They reportedly discussed ... Read more...

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Leaders of G-5 countries meet in Italy


July 9th, 2009 - 12:22 pm ICT by ANI
By Naveen KapoorL'Aquila (Italy), July 9 (ANI): Leaders of the Group of Five emerging countries -- Brazil, India, China, Mexico and South Africa -- met on the sidelines of G-8 Summit ... Read more...

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Manmohan Singh arrives in Italy for G-8 summit


July 8th, 2009 - 1:14 pm ICT by ANI
By Naveen KapoorRome (Italy), July 8 (ANI): Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh arrived in Rome on a four-day visit on Tuesday to attend the G-8 summit.During his visit, Dr. Singh ... Read more...

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Prime Minister leaves for Italy to attend G-8 Summit


July 7th, 2009 - 5:43 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 7 (ANI): Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh on Tuesday left for Italy to attend the G-8 Summit in L'Aquila.Before his departure, Dr. Singh said he would project India's ... Read more...

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Prime Minister calls on President


July 7th, 2009 - 4:36 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 7 (ANI): Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh called on President Pratibha Patil at Rashtrapati Bhavan today.The meeting lasted about 45 minutes.The Prime Minister briefed the President ... Read more...

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Prime Minister to leave for Italy to attend G-8 Summit


July 7th, 2009 - 12:05 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 7 (ANI): Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh will leave for Italy this afternoon to attend the G-8 Summit in L'Aquila.During his four-day visit, Dr. Singh is expected to ... Read more...

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PM heads for Italy Tuesday as India finds G8, G5 useful forums


July 6th, 2009 - 8:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 6 (IANS) With the national budget presented in parliament Monday, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh will be heading for the Italian mountain town of L'Aquila Tuesday to join ... Read more...

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PM leaves for G-8 meeting in Italy Tuesday


July 6th, 2009 - 4:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 6 (IANS) With the national budget being presented in parliament Monday, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh will be heading for the Italian mountain town of L'Aquila Tuesday to take ... Read more...

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Two young Indian delegates to meet G-8 world leaders


July 2nd, 2009 - 5:42 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 2 (ANI): A 16-year-old girl from Koraput, Orissa and a 17-year-old boy from Krishnagiri, Tamil Nadu, will be representing India at the Junior 8 summit in Rome this year. ... Read more...

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Scandal-hit Berlusconi seeks sobriety by hosting G-8


June 29th, 2009 - 3:00 pm ICT by ANI
Rome (Italy), June 29 (ANI): Facing a series of domestic scandals that would have embarrassed Roman Emperor Tiberius, Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi has decided to take the sobriety route by announcing ... Read more...

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Obama invites Singh to Washington


May 24th, 2009 - 1:15 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, May 24 (ANI): US President Barrack Obama has extended an invitation to Indian Prime Minister Dr.Manmohan Singh to visit Washington during a conversation on Saturday night. He also congratulated ... Read more...

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It’s G-20 yes; but what about MMS and POTUS meet


April 1st, 2009 - 12:19 pm ICT by ANI
By Smita PrakashLondon, Apr.1 (ANI): If there is one photo opportunity that the India media is waiting for, it is the meeting between Prime Minister Manmohan Singh (MMS) and the President ... Read more...

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Manmohan Singh leaves Frankfurt for New York


September 23rd, 2008 - 9:41 pm ICT by ANI
Frankfurt, Sept.23 (ANI): The Prime Minister, Dr. Manmohan Singh, after a night halt at Frankfurt, left for New York on Tuesday afternoon on the first leg of his ten day visit ... Read more...

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PM not compromising on India-Iran gas pipeline: Amar Singh


July 11th, 2008 - 9:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 11 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh has not "compromised" on the India-Iran-Pakistan gas pipeline project, Samajwadi Party general secretary Amar Singh said after he and party chief Mulayam Singh ... Read more...

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India reiterates its stand on going ahead with the nuclear deal


July 10th, 2008 - 4:31 pm ICT by ANI
By Mritunjay Singh On Board Air India One, July 10 (ANI): Foreign Secretary Shivshankar Menon on Thursday said that India was all set to go ahead with the civil nuclear cooperation deal ... Read more...

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Prime Minister returns home after G-8 Summit


July 10th, 2008 - 9:53 am ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 11 (ANI): Prime Minister Dr Manmohan Singh arrived here late last night after attending the G-8 Summit in Hokkaido, Japan.During his three-day visit, the Prime Minister met leaders ... Read more...

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G8 backs India nuclear deal, stresses on non-proliferation


July 9th, 2008 - 9:21 pm ICT by IANS
Toyako (Japan), July 9 (IANS) In a clear sign that the India-US nuclear deal enjoys the support of key NSG countries, the G8 nations Wednesday came out in support of civil nuclear ... Read more...

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G-8 nations support India over Indo-US nuclear deal, ready to help meet its energy needs


July 9th, 2008 - 8:02 pm ICT by ANI
Sopporo, July 9 (ANI): The Group of eight nations supported India over the Indo-US nuclear deal and said in a statement released at the end of the G-8 summit here that ... Read more...

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New Labours Deputy leader secretly campaigning to become UK PM


July 9th, 2008 - 4:30 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 9 (ANI): The deputy leader of Britains Labour Party, Harriet Harman is secretly campaigning to become her partys first woman Prime Minister should Gordon Brown be forced out of ... Read more...

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Indo-US ties in good shape ever, says Manmohan Singh after meeting Bush


July 9th, 2008 - 9:38 am ICT by ANI
By Mritunjay SinghToyako, July 9 (ANI): On the sidelines of the ongoing G-8 summit in Hokkaido in Japan, Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh today met US President George W Bush.After the ... Read more...

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