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No alternative to political solution in Syria: Russia


September 21st, 2012 - 7:34 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Sep 21 (IANS) Russia sees no alternative to a political solution towards ending the crisis in Syria, Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Mikhail Bogdanov has said.During a meeting with Syrian ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Assad’s wife not in Russia: Syrian envoy


July 19th, 2012 - 8:23 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, July 19 (IANS) Syrian Ambassador to Russia Riyad Haddad Thursday denied reports that Asma al-Asaad, wife of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, has arrived in Moscow."This is absolutely wrong information. ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Russia printing Syrian currency


June 14th, 2012 - 9:31 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, June 14 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The Syrian Ambassador to Russia Riyad Mohammad Haddad admitted Thursday that Russia was printing Syrian currency.Media reports Wednesday claimed Russia was printing new Syrian bank ... Read more...

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India improves world ranking in trade logisitics (Lead)


May 16th, 2012 - 6:58 pm ICT by IANS
India with a Logistics Performance Indicators (LPI) score of 3.08 was ranked 46th in the bank's latest survey of international freight forwarders and express carriers. Singapore with a score of 4.12 listed ... Read more...

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India improves ranking in trade logistics performance (Lead)


May 16th, 2012 - 11:31 am ICT by IANS
Washington, May 16 (IANS) Global trade logistics performance slowed down over the last two years amid the global recession but India - ranked 46th among 155 countries - and ... Read more...

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India ranked 46th in trade logistics performance


May 16th, 2012 - 10:06 am ICT by IANS
Washington, May 16 (IANS) Global trade logistics performance slowed down over the last two years amid the global recession, but India and others that pursued aggressive reforms continued to ... Read more...

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Remove sanction, Iran tells West


April 30th, 2012 - 9:53 pm ICT by IANS
Tehran, April 30 (IANS) The veto-wielding powers of the UN Security Council should work for the removal of sanctions against Iran, an Iranian lawmaker said Monday.The parties involved in the ... Read more...

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Antioxidants in pecans ‘good for your heart’


February 25th, 2011 - 12:53 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 25 (ANI): Naturally occurring antioxidants in pecans may help contribute to heart health and disease prevention, according to a new study from Loma Linda University (LLU).Pecans contain different forms ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Roadblock for Clinton wedding driving other bride and her mum nuts!


July 31st, 2010 - 5:31 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 31 (ANI): A US woman, who is getting married in the same place as Chelsea Clinton, has said that the roadblock that has been put up for the former ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Chelsea Clinton’s wedding to turn ‘teacher’s special day into hell’


July 21st, 2010 - 5:01 pm ICT by ANI
New York, July 21 (ANI): A Brooklyn teacher is complaining that Chelsea Clinton's nuptials will ruin 'her special day and turn it into hell.'Emn Haddad-Friedman has spent the last two years ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Cashew seed extract an effective anti-diabetic


July 15th, 2010 - 3:34 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, July 15 (IANS) A new study suggests that cashew seed extract can act as an effective anti-diabetic. Researchers from Universities of Montreal, Canada and de Yaoundé Cameroun analysed whether cashew extracts could ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Noam Chomsky barred from coming into Israel


May 18th, 2010 - 11:56 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Massachusetts, May 18 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The noted linguist and the Jewish American professor Noam Chomsky has been barred from coming into Israel. He was supposed to go to Israel in connection ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Indian’s documentary nominated for top honour in Gulf fest


April 5th, 2010 - 11:59 am ICT by IANS
Dubai, April 5 (IANS) A documentary by an Indian filmmaker based in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) has been nominated along with seven others for the top honour at the Gulf Film ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Carlos Slim Helu’ Is New World’s Richest Man


March 12th, 2010 - 3:16 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Mar 11 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Move over, Bill Gates, a replacement has moved into your position. That's right, folks, Bill Gates is no longer the richest man in the world. His replacement? Carlos ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Indians just innocent victims of crime, Sydney police officer say


June 11th, 2009 - 12:22 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, June 11 (ANI): Police Superintendent of the Parramatta Local Command on the outskirts of Sydney, Robert Redfern, has said Indians were under attack because they were seen as "soft targets" amongst ... Read more...

Posted in World |

US concerned over journalist’s jail sentence by Iran (Lead)


April 19th, 2009 - 12:35 am ICT by IANS
Washington/Tehran, April 18 (DPA) The US expressed deep concern Saturday over an eight-year prison sentence imposed by the Iranian judiciary on Iranian-American journalist Roxana Saberi for spying. "I am deeply disappointed," Secretary of ... Read more...

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Iran sentences US journalist to eight years in prison


April 18th, 2009 - 6:12 pm ICT by IANS
Tehran, April 18 (DPA) The Iranian judiciary issued an eight-year prison term for an Iranian-American journalist on charges of spying for the US, her lawyer told reporters here Saturday. The court has not ... Read more...

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Chinese judoka Xian retains Olympic gold


August 10th, 2008 - 10:17 pm ICT by IANS
Xinhua Beijing, Aug. 10 (Xinhua) The 33-year-old Chinese judo veteran and defending champion Xian Dongmei, who gave birth to her daughter 18 months ago, won China's first judo gold medal at the Beijing ... Read more...

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