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Krishna visits IPKF martyrs memorial in Lanka


January 17th, 2012 - 6:28 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, Jan 17 (IANS) India's External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna Tuesday became the first top leader to visit the Indian Peace Keeping Force (IPKF) Memorial built in the memory of ... Read more...

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Lt. Gen. S.K Singh to be next army vice chief


October 10th, 2011 - 11:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 10 (IANS) Lt. Gen. Sri Krishna Singh, Indian Army's senior-most officer from the Gorkha Rifles, was Monday named as the next army vice chief.Lt. Gen. Singh, who ... Read more...

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War not a solution to India-Pakistan issues: Gilani


March 24th, 2011 - 2:19 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, March 24 (IANS) War is no solution and talks are the only way forward between Pakistan and India, according to Pakistan's Prime Minister Yousaf Raza Gilani.Pakistan would like ... Read more...

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Talks, not war, only way forward for Pak, India to resolve outstanding issues: Gilani


March 24th, 2011 - 11:49 am ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Mar 24(ANI): Pakistan Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani has said that his government would like to continue to work with the Indian Government to resolve all outstanding issues in a ... Read more...

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Indian peace delegation meets Sindh Chief Minister in Karachi


March 19th, 2011 - 4:36 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Mar 19(ANI): A 15-member Indian peace delegation of intellectuals, writers, parliamentarians, educationists and social activists led by veteran journalist Kuldip Nayyar has met Sindh Chief Minister Syed Qaim Ali Shah ... Read more...

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Indian peace delegation in Pakistan


March 18th, 2011 - 12:46 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 17 (IANS) An Indian peace delegation aiming to give an impetus to the peace process between India and Pakistan reached the neighbouring country Thursday, said a member ... Read more...

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Indian troops save local woman from rape by Congo rebels


January 24th, 2011 - 9:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 24 (IANS) Battling a group of rebels in Walikale territory in embattled Congo, Indian peace-keepers serving under the UN flag saved a local woman from being raped allegedly by ... Read more...

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Pak nationalist leaders hail India’s offer to send 400 docs to flood affected Sindh


August 18th, 2010 - 5:25 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Aug.18 (ANI): Nationalist leaders in Pakistan have welcomed the offer from nearly 400 Indian doctors and paramedics to work in the flood hit areas of Sindh and other inundated parts of ... Read more...

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BJP asks Congress to make Emergency-related papers public


June 25th, 2010 - 9:49 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, June 25 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Friday demanded that the Congress-led central government make public documents related to the imposition of Emergency in the country in 1975. "The citizens ... Read more...

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India hopes Rajapaksa will fulfil Tamil promise (Lead)


January 28th, 2010 - 12:02 am ICT by IANS
By Manish Chand New Delhi, Jan 27 (IANS) With Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa winning a thumping victory in the first election after the rout of Tamil Tigers, India is hoping he ... Read more...

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India hopes Rajapaksa will fulfil Tamil promise


January 27th, 2010 - 8:39 pm ICT by IANS
By Manish Chand New Delhi, Jan 27 (IANS) With Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa heading for a landslide win in the first election after the LTTE rout, India is hoping he ... Read more...

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V.K. Singh named next Indian Army chief (Lead, with Images)


January 22nd, 2010 - 5:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 22 (IANS)Lieutenant General Vijay Kumar Singh, the present Eastern Army Commander, will assume office March 31 as the next Indian Army chief in the rank of General, it was ... Read more...

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Colombo to resettle Tamils after demining operations: Krishna


July 23rd, 2009 - 11:48 pm ICT by IANS
By Manish Chand On Board Special Aircraft, July 23 (IANS) External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna Thursday said Sri Lanka has assured India that it will start the process of building houses for over ... Read more...

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Sri Lanka: Humanitarian disaster in making


April 30th, 2009 - 9:50 am ICT by admin
By Bobby RamakantActivists expressed their deep anguish and concern on unabated mass killings in Sri Lanka which is, as they underlined, "no short of a humanitarian disaster in northern Sri Lanka"."We also ... Read more...

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Insurgency, Naga integration main poll issue in state


April 14th, 2009 - 11:40 am ICT by IANS
Kohima, April 14 (IANS) The Congress and the Nagaland People's Front (NPF) are locked in a direct fight for the lone Lok Sabha seat from Nagaland, elections for which will be ... Read more...

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Sharif urges Pakistan, India to probe Mumbai terror attacks sincerely


February 24th, 2009 - 6:40 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Feb.24 (ANI): Former Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has urged the governments of both Pakistan and India to probe the Mumbai terror attacks sincerely so as to restore the lost ... Read more...

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Mumbai’’s terror attackers cowards, absolute cowards and murderers: Rudd


November 27th, 2008 - 12:06 pm ICT by ANI
Canberra, Nov.27 (ANI): Australian Prime Minister Kevin Rudd on Thursday described the attackers who planned the synchronised strikes across southern Mumbai as "cowards, absolute cowards and murderers", and warned that the ... Read more...

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Do not send Indian troops for peace-keeping: Congo to UN


November 26th, 2008 - 11:59 pm ICT by IANS
United Nations, Nov 26 (IANS) In what could be considered as a diplomatic embarrassment to both the UN and India, the African nation of Congo has urged the world body not to ... Read more...

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Sri Lankan army advances against LTTE-held position


July 17th, 2008 - 5:37 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, July 17 (IANS) The Sri Lankan army attack against Tamil Tigers advanced further towards the rebel-held Wanni region, authorities said Thursday, a day after soldiers captured a strategically important Sea Tiger ... Read more...

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Sri Lankan troops capture strategic Sea Tiger base


July 16th, 2008 - 12:39 pm ICT by IANS
By P. Karunakharan Colombo, July 16 (IANS) Sri Lankan troops have captured fresh territory held by the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE) as well as a strategically important Sea Tiger base in ... Read more...

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India should continue its position on non-intervention: Sri Lanka


June 17th, 2008 - 8:36 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 16 (IANS) Sri Lanka Monday hoped that India will keep its position of non-intervention in the three-decade long conflict in the island nation. It also said its army was ... Read more...

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Nirmala Deshpande’s ashes immersed in Indus


May 18th, 2008 - 12:31 pm ICT by admin
Karachi, May 18 (IANS) The ashes of Indian peace and human rights activist Nirmala Deshpande were immersed in the Indus River at the steps of the Sadhu Bela temple at Sukkur in ... Read more...

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Nirmala Deshpandes ashes to be immersed near Sukkur


May 16th, 2008 - 1:24 pm ICT by admin
Karachi, May 15 (ANI): The ashes of Indian peace activist Nirmala Deshpande will be immersed in the Indus River near Sukkur on Saturday. According to the Dawn, a Pakistan peace coalition delegation ... Read more...

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Inter-faith prayers offered for Nirmala Deshpande in Karachi


May 11th, 2008 - 11:17 am ICT by admin
Karachi, May 11 (ANI): Inter-faith prayers were offered at the Jinnah Medical and Dental College here on Saturday for Indian peace activist Nirmala Deshpande, who recently died in New Delhi.The ... Read more...

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Finally, Sri Lanka to build memorial for Indian soldiers


April 28th, 2008 - 1:37 pm ICT by admin
By M.R. Narayan Swamy New Delhi, April 28 (IANS) Two decades after it booted them out, Sri Lanka is preparing to unveil a memorial near its parliament for Indian soldiers killed battling the ... Read more...

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Indian Army seniority row ends with lt general’s transfer


April 22nd, 2008 - 7:31 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, April 22 (IANS) A seniority row that saw a three-star general taking extended leave as he was averse to serving under his senior has ended with the officer being posted ... Read more...

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Indian Army general on extended leave in seniority row


April 20th, 2008 - 7:09 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, April 20 (IANS) A three-star general posted at the Indian Army's crucial Northern Command that guards Jammu and Kashmir has gone on long leave as he is averse to serving ... Read more...

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