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Anzhi budget may harm Russian football: Wernbloom


August 9th, 2012 - 8:15 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Aug 9 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Anzhi Makhachkala's immense wealth will not do Russian football any good, CSKA Moscow's Pontus Wernbloom said Thursday.The 26-year-old Swedish midfielder stated that huge spending power ... Read more...

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‘Pakistani lawmakers live like royalty, while people are poor’


March 24th, 2012 - 1:07 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, March 24 (IANS) The lifestyle of Pakistani parliamentarians is like that of royalty and in stark contrast to that of "the vast majority of the people have to deal ... Read more...

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Berlusconi’s income rises


March 20th, 2012 - 2:55 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, March 20 (IANS/AKI) Former prime minister Silvio Berlusconi's income last year rose 20 percent to 48 million euros allowing him to keep the title of Italy's highest-earning politician.The billionaire ... Read more...

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Berlusconi highest-earning politician in Italy


March 20th, 2012 - 9:03 am ICT by IANS
Rome, March 20 (IANS/AKI) Former Italian prime minister Silvio Berlusconi's income last year rose 20 percent to 48 million euros (around 63 million) that allowed him to keep the title ... Read more...

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Bengal needs to grow in biotech space: Buddhadeb


February 28th, 2011 - 11:48 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Feb 28 (IANS) Conceding that West Bengal lagged in drawing investments from the pharmaceutical sector, Chief Minister Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee Monday stressed the need for the growth of the biotech industry in ... Read more...

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Balakrishnan’s son-in-law quits Youth Congress


January 5th, 2011 - 3:39 pm ICT by IANS
Thirivananthapuram, Jan 5 (IANS) Former chief justice of India K.G. Balakrishnan's son-in-law P.V. Srinijin Wednesday quit the Youth Congress for allegedly acquiring huge wealth, as a court accepted a petition against Balakrishnan's ... Read more...

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Balakrishnan’s brother goes on leave


January 4th, 2011 - 9:12 pm ICT by IANS
Kochi, Jan 4 (IANS) Embattled former chief justice of India K.G. Balakrishnan's brother, special government counsel K.G. Bhaskaran, is on leave since Monday, an official confirmed.The office of the Advocate General C.P. ... Read more...

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Break silence, face probe, Iyer tells ex-CJI


January 4th, 2011 - 3:56 pm ICT by IANS
Kochi, Jan 4 (IANS) Retired Supreme Court judge V.R. Krishna Iyer Tuesday dared former chief justice of India K.G. Balakrishnan to break his silence over allegations of wealth amassment by his relatives ... Read more...

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Water issue between Pak-India can assume ‘dangerous proportions’: Pak envoy to UK


November 17th, 2010 - 2:49 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 17 (ANI): India wants to control the flow of water to Pakistan, and this issue between the two nations can assume 'dangerous proportions', Pakistan's envoy to the United Kingdom has ... Read more...

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Bettencourt money manager taken into custody


July 15th, 2010 - 6:50 pm ICT by IANS
Paris, July 15 (DPA) The finance scandal involving French President Nicolas Sarkozy took a dramatic turn Thursday when police took into custody three people with links to L'Oreal heiress Liliane Bettencourt, the ... Read more...

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US critic finds ‘Slumdog’s’ resonance in Mumbai terror attack


November 30th, 2008 - 11:04 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 30 (IANS) An American journalist thinks Danny Boyle's award-winning film "Slumdog Millionaire" set in Mumbai "has taken on a new and wholly unexpected resonance" since the terror attacks in India's ... Read more...

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May 28 to see end of monarchy in Nepal


May 12th, 2008 - 8:31 pm ICT by admin
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, May 12 (IANS) Nepal Monday set the stage for the formal abolition of its two-and-a-half century old monarchy with Prime Minister Girija Prasad Koirala calling the fateful first meeting ... Read more...

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