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Abu Jindal’s arrest exposes Pakistani role: US expert


June 27th, 2012 - 10:44 am ICT by IANS
Washington, June 27 (IANS) Noting that India's arrest of terror suspect Abu Jindal has exposed Pakistan's role in the 26/11 Mumbai attack, a US expert has asked Islamabad to take ... Read more...

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Siddhartha Mukherjee, 19 others win Light of India awards


June 5th, 2012 - 11:57 am ICT by IANS
New York, June 5 (IANS) Siddhartha Mukherjee, the Pulitzer prize winning Indian-American writer of the "The Emperor of All Maladies", a biography of cancer, has won one of the Light ... Read more...

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Arjun collaborating with Percept for music fest


April 2nd, 2012 - 4:23 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 2 (IANS) Arjun Rampal, who got international pop icon Lady Gaga to perform in India last year, is collaborating with Percept Ltd to create a music festival ... Read more...

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India honours 14 of diaspora for enhancing its global image


January 9th, 2012 - 10:19 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, Jan 9 (IANS) President Pratibha Patil Monday conferred the "Pravasi Bharatiya Samman" awards to 14 eminent overseas Indians, including Trinidad and Tobago Prime Minister Kamla Persad Bissessar, and ... Read more...

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Pranab to sell India’s growth story on US visit (Lead)


June 26th, 2011 - 10:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 26 (IANS) Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee's two-day visit to Washington beginning Monday will be focused on reassuring foreign investors that India continues to be an attractive ... Read more...

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Graft, bureaucracy dent India’s global image: Expert (Lead)


June 9th, 2011 - 5:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 9 (IANS) India will be able to achieve double-digit economic growth only if it reforms its bureaucracy and curbs widespread corruption, both of which have dented the ... Read more...

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Graft, bureaucracy denting India’s global image (Interview)


June 9th, 2011 - 4:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 9 (IANS) India won't be able to achieve double-digit economic growth unless it reforms its bureaucracy and curbs widespread corruption, both of which have dented the country's ... Read more...

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Don’t worry, India’s growth story robust, Pranab to tell US


June 8th, 2011 - 8:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 8 (IANS) Amid apprehensions of a slowdown in the economy and a spate of scams that has dented India's global image, Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee heads ... Read more...

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India sinking into morass of corruption: Karan Singh


February 10th, 2011 - 9:50 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Feb 10 (IANS) Veteran Congress leader and Rajya Sabha member Karan Singh Thursday said that India was gradually "sinking into a morass of corruption". Speaking as a guest speaker in ... Read more...

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Corruption dents India’s global image: PM


February 4th, 2011 - 1:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 4 (IANS) Expressing concern over the "menace" of corruption in the wake of a series of scams, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Friday said it demeans and dents India's ... Read more...

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Few Chinese deem China as superpower


January 1st, 2011 - 1:31 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Jan 1 (IANS) Despite China's economic might and political and diplomatic leverage, the Chinese public seem to be more cautious in evaluating the country's relative international strength, with just 12 percent ... Read more...

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Aishwarya Rai to sue Elle magazine cover ’skin-whitening’ scandal


January 1st, 2011 - 11:55 am ICT by ANI
London, Jan 1 (ANI): Bollywood star Aishwarya Rai Bachchan is fuming over Elle magazine cover 'skin-whitening' scandal, reveal her pals.Fans of the actress were left stunned last week after her skin ... Read more...

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India’s leadership unknown to much of world: Gallup poll


December 1st, 2010 - 11:39 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Dec 1 (IANS) As India seeks to cement its place as a world leader with its bid for a permanent seat on the UN Security Council, Gallup surveys ... Read more...

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Bedlam in assembly blot on Karnataka, says Krishna


October 15th, 2010 - 3:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 15 (IANS) External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna Friday expressed "distress" at the unruly behaviour of legislators in the Karnataka assembly during the first trust vote Monday, saying ... Read more...

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FICCI for a separate law to check corruption in sports


September 26th, 2010 - 6:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 26 (IANS) Amid a spate of allegations of corruption surrounding the upcoming Commonwealth Games, a leading industry lobby Sunday demanded a separate law to deal with corruption in ... Read more...

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Obama less favorably viewed among Muslims: Survey


June 18th, 2010 - 6:43 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jun 18 (ANI): US President Barack Obama's ratings among Muslims has gone down this year as per a Pew Global Attitudes survey.Obama continues to be popular and to lift America's ... Read more...

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Global image prompted stand on power tariff: Delhi government


June 10th, 2010 - 12:34 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 9 (IANS) The Delhi government Wednesday said its global image had prompted it to ask the Delhi Electricity Regulatory Commission (DERC) to look into problems faced by the ... Read more...

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Will deliver the best Games, says Reddy


April 3rd, 2010 - 8:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 3 (IANS) Union Minister for Urban Development S. Jaipal Reddy Saturday expressed optimism that India will perform well as the host of 2010 Commonwealth Games and in turn ... Read more...

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New small car won’t impact our image, says Hyundai


November 17th, 2009 - 6:14 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Nov 17 (IANS) The new small car being developed by Hyundai Motor in South Korea on a Rs.800-crore investment will not impact the group's image adversely, say officials of the company's ... Read more...

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India warms up to Obama as America’s global image rises


July 24th, 2009 - 10:44 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, July 24 (IANS) President Barack Obama is popular around the world, improving the US's global image, with particularly warming attitudes toward America among urban populations in India, Brazil, ... Read more...

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Baloch CM says drone attacks will tarnish Obamas global image


March 21st, 2009 - 6:21 pm ICT by ANI
Quetta, Mar. 21 (ANI): Balochistan Chief Minister Muhammad Aslam Raisani has said drone attacks in Balochistan will tarnish President Barack Obamas global image. We do not have to panic about published ... Read more...

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Mumbai attacks have ruined India, Paks excellent ties: Gilani


February 8th, 2009 - 6:57 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Feb. 8 (ANI): Pakistani Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani has said that India and Pakistan shared excellent relations before the Mumbai terror attacks, but the incident made all the ... Read more...

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President inaugurates Global Vipassana Pagoda in Mumbai


February 8th, 2009 - 3:38 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Feb. 8 (ANI): President Pratibha Devisingh Patil has inaugurated the Global Vipassana Pagoda at Gorai in Mumbai on Sunday. The 325 feet tall pagoda structure has been established by the ... Read more...

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Drone strikes killed 11 out of Al Qaeda top 20 leaders in six months


February 4th, 2009 - 4:42 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Feb. 4 (ANI): A report has claimed that US led drone strikes have killed eleven out of Al Qaedas top 20 commanders in Pakistans Tribal Areas (FATA) during the last ... Read more...

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Pak to review options if Obama doesnt adopt positive policy


January 21st, 2009 - 2:59 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 21 (ANI): Pakistan has said that it would review its options if the Obama Administration didnt adopt positive policy towards the country.Pakistan Ambassador to the US, Hussain Haqqani, said ... Read more...

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Inauguration gown buyers flocking to thrift shops to buy recession-proof dresses!


January 9th, 2009 - 6:20 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 9 (ANI): After tucking the highly coveted inaugural ball tickets in their purses, finalising a hot date and a place to stay afterwards, women are now thronging local thrift-shops ... Read more...

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