india reports

Gayle hoping to give home fans special treat

July 5th, 2012 - 2:44 pm ICT by IANS
Kingston (Jamaica), July 5 (IANS/CMC) Chris Gayle returns to Sabina Park with the West Indies for the first time in three years and is hoping he can deliver something special before ... Read more...

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Quake rattles Sumatra, India feels tremors (Third Lead)

April 11th, 2012 - 6:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Hong Kong, April 11 (IANS) Many states along India's east coast felt tremors after an earthquake measuring 8.5 on the Richter scale rocked Sumatra in Indonesia Wednesday. Disaster management ... Read more...

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India reports over 50 pc leprosy cases globally

March 13th, 2012 - 8:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 13 (IANS) India reports over 50 percent of all leprosy cases globally, the Rajya Sabha was informed Tuesday.In a written statement, Health Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad said: ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Amitabh, Shahrukh Extend Helping Hands To Eradicate Illiteracy

January 25th, 2011 - 1:05 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Bollywood superstars Amitabh Bachchan and Shahrukh Khan have reportedly been concerned about the mass illiteracy that still exists in India despite the nation having achieved so much of global success ... Read more...

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Indian marine commandos chase pirate ship away from Arabian Sea

November 30th, 2010 - 10:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 30 (IANS) Indian marine commandos completed another anti-piracy operation Tuesday when they chased away a pirate mothership from the Arabian Sea, an officer said.An Indian Navy spokesman said a ... Read more...

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Fashion Trends In India: The lack Of Co-ordination Reason For Fashion Going Individualistic?

November 29th, 2010 - 8:07 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
The latest scene on Indian ramps have always managed to turn heads of even international fashion houses and urged them to sit up and take notice of the amazing styles and ... Read more...

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Alicia Keys sports maang-tika for charity event

October 2nd, 2010 - 3:02 am ICT by IANS
London, Oct 2 (IANS) Singer Alicia Keys added a little Indian touch to her dressing by sporting a maang-tika on her forehead, teamed with an off-shoulder Dolce & Gabbana formal gown at ... Read more...

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Government to frame policy for chewing tobacco companies

April 7th, 2010 - 7:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 7 (IANS) The government will come down heavily on chewing tobacco manufacturers and frame a policy against its widespread consumption in India, Health Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad said Wednesday. "Chewing ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

US Man Pleaded Guilty For Terror Attack On Mumbai

March 19th, 2010 - 7:33 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Mumbai, India, Mar 19, (THAINDIAN NEWS) United States has played a great role in condemning the terrorist activities all over the world and people were quite shocked to learn the ... Read more...

Posted in India |

Nepali groups own up to killing Indian-origin media baron

March 2nd, 2010 - 6:18 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, March 2 (IANS) Less than a month after a controversial media magnate was gunned down in daylight in the best-protected area of the capital, a media tycoon of Indian origin was ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Former premier leads Nepal to bypoll voting

April 10th, 2009 - 3:22 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, April 10 (IANS) The architect of Nepal's peace process and former prime minister Girija Prasad Koirala led the voting Friday as the Himalayan republic held its first bypoll to elect lawmakers ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Canadian Sikh’s killers still at large, search widened

December 23rd, 2008 - 12:01 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, Dec 23 (IANS) Having failed to nab the killers of an elderly Sikh man near Calgary early this year, Canadian police have now widened their search for clues.The badly beaten and ... Read more...

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Bush phones Manmohan Singh, FBI on way to Mumbai

November 28th, 2008 - 8:19 am ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov.28 (ANI): U.S. President George W. Bush phoned Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh from Camp David on Thursday and offered his countrys support in investigations connected with the serial terror ... Read more...

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ANZ Bank to outsource New Zealand jobs to India

July 16th, 2008 - 1:04 pm ICT by IANS
By Neena Bhandari Sydney, July 16 (IANS) ANZ Bank will move 238 back office jobs from Wellington and Auckland to India. The announcement comes close on the heels of another of Australia's four ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Malaysian customs seize drugs couriered from India

May 28th, 2008 - 1:17 pm ICT by admin
DPA Kuala Lumpur, May 28 (DPA) Malaysian customs have seized three kilograms of ketamine worth 200,000 ringgit ($58,820) hidden in a box sent from India, reports said Wednesday. Customs officers seized the box, ... Read more...

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Pakistani media underplays peace talks

May 22nd, 2008 - 1:59 pm ICT by admin
Islamabad, May 22 (IANS) The Pakistani media Thursday underplayed the fourth round of the composite dialogue between India and Pakistan that concluded with the signing of an agreement for consular access to ... Read more...

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Malaysia Airlines sees India as the airline business market of the future

December 3rd, 2007 - 6:01 pm ICT by admin
Kuala Lumpur, Dec.3 (ANI): Malaysia Airlines sees India as the next big market for the airline business, and hopes to expand its present five destinations in the country. Currently, the airline flies to ... Read more...

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