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Jamie Waylett jailed for two years

March 22nd, 2012 - 8:10 am ICT by IANS
London, March 22 (IANS) "Harry Potter" star Jamie Waylett has been sentenced to two years behind bars for his involvement in the London riots last year.Waylett was spotted holding a ... Read more...

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Russia to fight faking of its weapons abroad

February 27th, 2012 - 7:52 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Feb 27 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The Russian government is planning to undertake serious measures to fight counterfeit production of Russian weaponry in foreign countries, especially the Kalashnikov assault (AK) rifles.According ... Read more...

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Alcohol consumption drops in Russia

December 29th, 2011 - 8:02 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Dec 29 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russia has seen a fall in alcohol sales over the past two years from 18 liters to 15 liters per capita a year, a minister ... Read more...

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China shuts over 1,000 illegal coal mines

August 26th, 2011 - 2:41 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Aug 26 (IANS) China has shut down over 1,000 illegal coal mines in a countrywide crackdown, an official said.Zhao Tiechui, an official, said that till the end of July, ... Read more...

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MQM submits bill seeking de-weaponisation of entire Pakistan

January 17th, 2011 - 6:22 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Jan 17(ANI): The Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) has tabled a bill in Pakistan's National Assembly, calling for de-weaponisation of the entire country.The De-weaponization Bill 2011 seeks to curb the illegal production, ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

China to extend crackdown on illegal operations to tackle notorious work safety woes

October 29th, 2010 - 6:42 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Oct 29(ANI): China will extend a crackdown on illegal operations in mines, transport, construction and hazardous chemicals by one month, the country's work safety watchdog has said.According to the State Administration ... Read more...

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Russian NSA in India Monday, to discuss Taliban, terror

February 1st, 2010 - 12:00 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 31 (IANS) With the London conference clearing the way for reconciliation with the Taliban, national security advisers (NSA) of India and Russia will meet Monday to share views ... Read more...

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Chinese Police seize 19,000 guns ahead of National Day

July 20th, 2009 - 8:08 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, July 20 (Xinhua) The Chinese Police have seized 19,000 guns and nearly 500 tonnes of explosives in a crackdown on criminals in the past four months across the country, the public ... Read more...

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The Specific Regulation on Doping by the State Food and Drug Administration

June 19th, 2008 - 12:41 pm ICT by admin
The Chinese Government attaches great importance to anti-doping work; the State Council has devoted special efforts to the deployment of doping, and set up the leading group for doping control involved by ... Read more...

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A new poppy variety to check drug abuse

May 19th, 2008 - 11:25 am ICT by admin
By Asit Srivastava Lucknow, May 19 (IANS) A poppy plant that is difficult to extract morphine from? That is what scientists at the Central Institute of Medicinal and Aromatic Plants (CIMAP), Lucknow, have ... Read more...

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Legalizing opium production for medical use not viable

May 2nd, 2008 - 2:23 pm ICT by admin
London, May 2 (ANI): Legalizing opium production in Afghanistan for medical use is neither feasible nor required, the British Minister of State for Africa, Asia, and the United Nations has argued.While ... Read more...

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Pakistan loses $156 mn business to piracy

April 26th, 2008 - 4:57 pm ICT by admin
Islamabad, April 26 (IANS) Large-scale violation of Intellectual Property Rights (IPR) in Pakistan is causing the national exchequer a loss of Pakistani Rs.10 billion (about $156 million). The country has been placed ... Read more...

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