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Lokpal weak spots can be overcome through debate: activist


December 26th, 2011 - 9:12 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Dec 26 (IANS) Loksatta president Jayaprakash Narayan says there are "significant deficiencies" in the Lokpal bill tabled in parliament but these can be removed through debate. He is ... Read more...

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China bars teachers from using harsh words


December 13th, 2011 - 4:45 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Dec 13 (IANS) China has barred teachers from using harsh language and words that may belittle students.The Ministry of Education has published a series of professional standards for teachers ... Read more...

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Foe or friend? Mamata blows hot and cold (News Analysis)


November 6th, 2011 - 5:33 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Nov 6 (IANS) For one who may have acted impulsively in earlier days, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee is today only blowing hot and cold over yet ... Read more...

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Advani renews attack on PM, calls him indecisive


October 20th, 2011 - 7:11 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, Oct 20 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader L.K. Advani Thursday once again termed Manmohan Singh a "weak and indecisive" prime minister who cannot take a single decision ... Read more...

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Text of PM’s speech in Lok Sabha during debate on corruption


August 25th, 2011 - 5:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 25 (IANS) Following is the text of Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's speech in the Lok Sabha Thursdasy during the debate on corruption: Hon. Speaker Madam, I am ... Read more...

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Mistakes maybe but I never connived with corruption: PM (Lead)


August 25th, 2011 - 3:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 25 (IANS) Admitting that he "might have made mistakes", Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Thursday denied accusations of "conniving with corruption" and invited the opposition to probe any ... Read more...

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Gadkari used Sudarshan as proxy to attack Sonia: Congress MP


November 12th, 2010 - 2:54 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Nov 12 (IANS) Worried about his name being dragged into Mumbai's Adarsh society scam, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Nitin Gadkari has used former Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) chief ... Read more...

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UN racism conference adopts final declaration


April 22nd, 2009 - 4:13 am ICT by IANS
Geneva, April 22 (DPA) All but 10 of the 192 UN member states adopted by consensus Tuesday a declaration at the Durban Review Conference in Geneva calling for protecting vulnerable people and ... Read more...

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Manmohan Singh not to accord Advani privilege of being alternative PM


April 10th, 2009 - 10:54 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr 10 (ANI): Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh on Friday said he did not wish to have a live television debate with Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) prime ministerial candidate ... Read more...

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Combative PM takes on Advani, keeps door open for Left support (Roundup)


April 10th, 2009 - 10:21 pm ICT by IANS
By Devirupa Mitra New Delhi, April 10 (IANS) Less than a week before the elections, a combative Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said he did not want to accord Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) ... Read more...

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I won’t give Advani privilege of being alternative PM: Manmohan


April 10th, 2009 - 8:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 10 (IANS) In his sharpest riposte yet to BJP leader L.K. Advani, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Friday said he did not wish to have a television debate with ... Read more...

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Advani did nothing to stop Babri demolition, says PM


April 10th, 2009 - 8:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 10 (IANS) Hitting out at the BJP's prime ministerial candidate, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Friday said L.K. Advani was present at the time of the demolition of the ... Read more...

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Zardari to nominate PPP CM in Punjab


February 28th, 2009 - 4:59 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Feb. 28 (ANI): Pakistans Presidential spokesman Farhatullah Babar has said that PPP parliamentarians from Punjab have unanimously decided to install a PPP Chief Minister in Punjab, and authorized party co-chairman ... Read more...

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Iran test-fires missile capable of hitting Israel


July 9th, 2008 - 7:55 pm ICT by IANS
Tehran, July 9 (IANS) Iran has successfully test-fired news missiles, including a long-range Shahab-3 missile that could hit Israel, the official IRNA news agency reported Wednesay. The Shahab-3 missile, which is equipped ... Read more...

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Pakistan Army confirms peace deal with Talibans Baitullah Mehsud


April 27th, 2008 - 2:15 pm ICT by admin
Lahore , Apr.27 (ANI): The Pakistan Army has distributed pamphlets in Laddah, the second largest town in South Waziristan , confirming a peace deal with Taliban commander Baitullah Mehsud.According to a ... Read more...

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Cease-fire message has probably not reached all militants: Baitullah Mehsud


April 26th, 2008 - 7:34 pm ICT by admin
Islamabad, Apr.26 (ANI): Some militants in Pakistans tribal areas and in the neighbouring North West Frontier Province (NWFP) are reportedly still engaging Pakistani security forces in conflict, completely unaware of the ... Read more...

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Serbia calls for talks to resolve Kosovo issue


April 22nd, 2008 - 3:01 pm ICT by admin
DPA New York, April 22 (DPA) Serbian President Boris Tadic has told the UN Security Council only talks can resolve the "bad situation" resulting from Kosovo's declaration of independence. Tadic Monday made yet ... Read more...

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Tamil film industry on a hunger strike


April 4th, 2008 - 5:33 pm ICT by admin
Chennai, Apr 4 (ANI): Artists and producers of the Tamil film industry observed one-day hunger strike today at Chepauk Stadium, condemning the attacks on cinema halls screening Tamil movies in Bangalore, ... Read more...

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Karunanidhi denies using harsh language against Karnataka


April 3rd, 2008 - 3:32 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Apr 3 (ANI): Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M Karunanidhi today said that he had never used any harsh language against the people of Karnataka on the Hogenakkal water project ... Read more...

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Krishna, Baalu take Cauvery dispute to PM’s door


April 2nd, 2008 - 11:20 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, April 2 (IANS) The standoff between Karnataka and Tamil Nadu over the latter's decision to go ahead with a water project on the Cauvery river near the interstate border Wednesday ... Read more...

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