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Zardari invites Manmohan Singh to Pakistan


July 28th, 2012 - 12:55 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, July 27 (IANS) Pakistani President Asif Ali Zardari Friday invited Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to visit Pakistan, saying it will provide an opportunity to the two leaders ... Read more...

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China doesn’t fret over India-Myanmar ties: Daily


May 29th, 2012 - 6:38 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, May 29 (IANS) Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's visit to Myanmar is seen as a poor show in China, a state-owned daily said Tuesday."Inside China, Singh's visit failed ... Read more...

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Manmohan arrives in Myanmar: First Indian PM to visit in 25 years (Second Lead)


May 27th, 2012 - 9:15 pm ICT by IANS
Nay Pyi Taw, May 27 (IANS) Manmohan Singh, the first Indian prime minister to visit Myanmar in 25 years, arrived Sunday in its new capital on a three-day trip ... Read more...

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PM to deepen ties with Myanmar (Lead)


May 27th, 2012 - 1:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 27 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said he will seek to strengthen relations with Myanmar during a three-day visit starting Sunday."We will consider new initiatives and ... Read more...

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PM, Zardari talks on right track, says Indian media


April 9th, 2012 - 4:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 9 (IANS) Both India and Pakistan have gained from President Asif Ali Zardari's talks with Prime Minister Manmohan Singh here, the Indian media said Monday with ... Read more...

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Rahul accepts Bilawal’s invite to visit Pakistan


April 8th, 2012 - 6:17 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, April 8 (IANS) India's ruling Congress party general secretary Rahul Gandhi was invited to visit Pakistan by Bilawal Bhutto Zardari, the son of President Asif Ali Zardari, and ... Read more...

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Italy behind Italians, what about jailed Keralites abroad? (Kerala Newsletter)


March 31st, 2012 - 1:46 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, March 31 (IANS) Since February, three Italian ministers have come to express solidarity with two of their marines who are cooling their heels in a prison here after shooting ... Read more...

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Indian prisoners in Sri Lanka send SOS to Jayalalithaa


November 3rd, 2011 - 10:44 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 3 (IANS) Anguished by what they say is New Delhi's apathy, Indians jailed in Sri Lanka want Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa to intervene and seek ... Read more...

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Khaleda Zia to meet Manmohan Singh Wednesday


September 6th, 2011 - 8:55 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Sep 6 (IANS)) Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) chairperson and leader of the opposition Khaleda Zia will meet visiting Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh at the Sonargaon Hotel here ... Read more...

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Indian envoy invites Khaleda Zia to meet Manmohan Singh


September 5th, 2011 - 3:33 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Sep 5 (IANS) Indian High Commissioner to Bangladesh Rajeet Mitter has invited Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) chairperson and opposition leader Khaleda Zia to meet Prime Minister Manmohan Singh ... Read more...

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Violence was unprecedented, says Indian leader in Britain


August 11th, 2011 - 4:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 11 (IANS) A councillor in London's Southall, also known as Little India, Thursday said he had never seen such large scale violence in recent years."There is calm ... Read more...

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Indian PM to visit Sri Lanka


June 12th, 2011 - 6:50 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, June 12 (IANS) Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh is to visit Sri Lanka, the Sunday Times reported.This emerged after Indian National Security Adviser Shivshankar Menon called on President ... Read more...

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Manmohan gets red carpet welcome on Tanzania visit


May 26th, 2011 - 11:02 pm ICT by IANS
Dar es Salaam, May 26 (IANS) Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Thursday touched down here to a red carpet welcome to begin a two-day visit to Tanzania that is ... Read more...

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Manmohan kicks off week of high-wire Africa diplomacy


May 22nd, 2011 - 3:15 pm ICT by IANS
Addis Ababa, May 22 (IANS) Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh touches down in Ethiopia Monday for his second summit with African leaders that will bolster India's development-centric partnership and ... Read more...

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As Pakistan looms, PM returns from Afghanistan with renewed ties (Lead)


May 13th, 2011 - 11:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Kabul, May 13 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh concluded a two-day visit to Afghanistan Friday, upgrading ties to a strategic partnership - with Pakistan looming heavily in the ... Read more...

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Osama killing ‘a unique moment’ for the region: India (Lead)


May 12th, 2011 - 9:29 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, May 12 (IANS) The killing of Osama bin Laden by US commandos in Pakistan provides "a unique moment" for countries in the region to step up their war ... Read more...

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India supports Afghan search for reconciliation: PM


May 12th, 2011 - 5:54 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, May 12 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Thursday said that India supported Afghanistan's quest for peace and reconciliation, and will stand by it as its "partner in development". ... Read more...

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Manmohan Singh arrives in Afghanistan (Second Lead)


May 12th, 2011 - 3:50 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, May 12 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh arrived here Thursday on a two-day visit to Afghanistan. This is the first trip to Kabul by an Indian prime minister ... Read more...

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Manmohan Singh arrives in Kabul (Lead, Changing dateline)


May 12th, 2011 - 1:58 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, May 12 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Thursday arrived here on a two-day visit of Afghanistan. It is the first visit to Kabul by an Indian prime minister ... Read more...

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Samy Vellu to promote infrastructure projects in India


April 8th, 2011 - 12:09 pm ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, April 8 (IANS) Ethnic Indian leader S. Samy Vellu's task as Malaysia's special envoy to India and South Asia is to promote infrastructure projects in these countries ... Read more...

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Egypt, Bhutan, Mohali… Changing scenarios as PM, Gilani meet again


March 30th, 2011 - 5:46 pm ICT by IANS
Mohali, March 30 (IANS) A cricket stadium packed with Indians and Pakistani is a far cry from the formal confines of a room in a third country. But that ... Read more...

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Wikileaks cables are accurate: Narendra Modi


March 22nd, 2011 - 7:13 pm ICT by ANI
Gandhinagar, Mar.22 (ANI): Gujarat's chief minister Narendra Modi has said that WikiLeaks cables about him are accurate and speak well of his stance against America's take on communal riots in the ... Read more...

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Malaysian Indian leader restrained from registering members


March 8th, 2011 - 12:19 pm ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, March 8 (IANS) The Kuala Lumpur High Court has restrained prominent ethnic Indian leader Samy Vellu from registering more members into a business organisation whose working is under ... Read more...

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Narayana Murthy shocked at Netaji being denied due respect


January 24th, 2011 - 12:15 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Jan 23 (IANS) Infosys Technologies founder-chariman N.R. Narayana Murthy Sunday expressed shock over the country's political leadership failing to pay due respect to Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose and said India would ... Read more...

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Malaysian Indian-led party seeks to join ruling alliance


January 10th, 2011 - 2:06 pm ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, Jan 10 (IANS) A minor multi-racial party led by a Malaysian Indian leader has sought admission to the ruling alliance Barisan Nasional (BN), ahead of the general election that is ... Read more...

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Malay Indian leader Palanivel figuring out ways to accept sacked members


January 4th, 2011 - 5:55 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, Jan 4 (ANI): Malaysian Indian Congress' (MIC) Information Chief P. Kamalanathan has said that the party's President, G. Palanivel is trying to figure out ways to accept earlier sacked ... Read more...

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Malaysian Indian leader to seek more business ties in India


January 3rd, 2011 - 3:19 pm ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, Jan 3 (IANS) Malaysian Indian leader S. Samy Vellu will begin his new assignment this week as his countrty's special envoy to South Asia by seeking more business ties ... Read more...

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Malaysian Indian objects to caste system section in school book


December 29th, 2010 - 5:34 pm ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, Dec 29 (IANS) A Malaysian Indian leader Wednesday took exception to teaching school students about the Indian caste system and asked that the book be withdrawn.At least the section touching ... Read more...

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My parents didn’t want me to marry Rajiv, said Sonia


December 18th, 2010 - 3:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/London, Dec 18 (IANS) Congress president Sonia Gandhi candidly admitted to the California governor's wife that her parents were against her marriage with Rajiv Gandhi, US embassy cables provided by ... Read more...

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French President Sarkozy to meet Manmohan Singh today


December 5th, 2010 - 12:22 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Dec 5 (ANI): French President Nicolas Sarkozy, who is on a four-day visit to India, will meet Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh here today.The meeting is due to take ... Read more...

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No basis for Manmohan Singh-Karunanidhi talks on Raja: Officials


November 11th, 2010 - 11:16 pm ICT by IANS
By Arvind Padmanabhan Seoul, Nov 11 (IANS) Top Indian officials Thursday denied any basis for reports that Prime Minister Manmohan Singh spoke with Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M. Karunanidhi from here on ... Read more...

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Obama praises PM’s commitment to peace with Pakistan


November 8th, 2010 - 3:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 8 (IANS) US President Barack Obama Monday praised Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's "sincere and relentless" efforts to promote peace with Pakistan.In response to a question at a press ... Read more...

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Manmohan Singh to visit Oz next year


November 4th, 2010 - 12:06 pm ICT by ANI
Canberra, Nov 3 (ANI): Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh has reportedly accepted an invitation to visit Australia next year, a move that is expected to provide a symbolic boost for Indo-Australian ... Read more...

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Wen to visit Delhi this year as India, China strive for harmony (Roundup)


October 29th, 2010 - 2:52 pm ICT by IANS
By Minu Jain Hanoi, Oct 29 (IANS) China reached out to India Friday amid continuing undercurrents of tension, with Premier Wen Jiabao telling Prime Minister Manmohan Singh at the outset of their ... Read more...

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India values South Korean investment, says Sharma


October 28th, 2010 - 7:07 pm ICT by IANS
By Minu Jain Hanoi, Oct 28 (IANS) India values South Korean investment despite the row over its Posco project in Orissa over issues related to environment and land, Commerce Minister Anand ... Read more...

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