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Pakistan calls off Sir Creek talks with India


May 10th, 2012 - 9:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 10 (IANS) Pakistan has called off a meeting with India to discuss their Sir Creek maritime boundary dispute, an official said here Thursday. Pakistan seems keen ... Read more...

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Indian position on Siachen unchanged: Antony


May 8th, 2012 - 8:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 8 (IANS) There has been no change in India's position on the withdrawal of forces from Siachen, the world's highest and coldest battlefield, and talks are scheduled ... Read more...

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India reaffirms its stand on tax law changes (Lead)


April 20th, 2012 - 7:07 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 20 (IANS) India has reasserted its position regarding some retrospective amendments in Indian tax laws saying it was not a case of double taxation, but intended to ... Read more...

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India protests US depiction of Kashmir as Pakistani territory


November 21st, 2011 - 9:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 21 (IANS) India Monday protested to the US after the State Department website depicted parts of Jammu and Kashmir as Pakistani territory and strongly reaffirmed that the ... Read more...

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Indo-Pak talks have done good for South Asia: Daily


July 5th, 2011 - 1:19 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, July 5 (IANS) The talks between the Pakistani and Indian foreign secretaries seem to have done a lot of good for South Asia, a leading daily said Tuesday.An ... Read more...

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Manmohan to meet Karzai, to oppose Pakistan’s meddling


February 1st, 2011 - 8:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 1 (IANS) India is expected to convey its strong reservations over Pakistan's attempts to influence the Taliban reintegration process when Prime Minister Manmohan Singh meets Afghan President Hamid ... Read more...

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Indian IT industry upset over US healthcare cost burden


December 24th, 2010 - 1:50 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Dec 24 (IANS) The resilient Indian IT industry Saturday expressed outrage over the latest US law to increase the visa fee on its skilled workers to share the healthcare burden ... Read more...

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WikiLeaks: Bollywood stars should tour Afghanistan, said US diplomat (Lead)


December 17th, 2010 - 6:18 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 17 (IANS) Bollywood celebrities should tour Afghanistan to help stabilise the war-ravaged country, suggested a US diplomat who pointed out that Bollywood movies are wildly popular in that country. ... Read more...

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India defends PM-Dalai Lama meeting (Lead)


August 21st, 2010 - 9:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 21 (IANS) With the Chinese objecting to the Dalai Lama's meeting with Prime Minister Manmohan Singh last week, India Saturday made it clear that the Tibetan leader was ... Read more...

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India defends PM-Dalai Lama meeting


August 21st, 2010 - 7:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 21 (IANS) With the Chinese protesting the Dalai Lama's meeting with Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, India Saturday made it clear that the Tibetan leader was an honoured guest ... Read more...

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Pakistan violates ceasefire again (Lead)


June 21st, 2010 - 10:39 am ICT by IANS
Srinagar, June 21 (IANS) Pakistani troops resorted to firing at Indian position in Jammu region's Ranbir Singh Pura sector along the international border early Monday, an official said. "Pakistani troops fired at Abdullah ... Read more...

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Pakistan wants talks to be based on Sharm-el-Sheikh pact


April 28th, 2010 - 10:57 pm ICT by ANI
Thimphu, April 28 (ANI): Ahead of Thursday's talks between Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and Pakistan Prime Minister Yusuf Raza Gilani, Pakistan has reportedly indicated that it would like the discussions to ... Read more...

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India, China versus United States at Copenhagen


December 18th, 2009 - 1:36 am ICT by ANI
By Ashok Dikshit(On special aircraft with Prime Minister to Copenhagen), Dec.17 (ANI): As Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and Chinese premier Wen Jiabao have decided to hold a personal meet ahead ... Read more...

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India to tell US no role for China in South Asia


November 22nd, 2009 - 11:51 am ICT by ANI
Geneva, Nov.22 (ANI): The Prime Minister, Dr. Manmohan Singh, is likely to use his four-day visit to Washington commencing from today, to firmly and emphatically reiterate and re-emphasise to the American ... Read more...

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China told no guardianship role will be appreciated


November 22nd, 2009 - 2:56 am ICT by ANI
By Smita PrakashGeneva, Nov.21 (ANI): With India raising strong objection to the U.S. suggesting a role for China in South Asia, Beijing seems to be backing away from mediating between India ... Read more...

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India to get state of the art surveillance gear as part of counter-terror cooperation with US


November 22nd, 2009 - 1:43 am ICT by ANI
By Smita PrakashGeneva, Nov.21 (ANI): India is to get state of the art surveillance gear as part of its counter-terror cooperation with US.Both countries are expected to move forward on counter-terrorism ... Read more...

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Parliament should lay down climate change position: CPI-M


October 20th, 2009 - 5:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 20 (IANS) Terming union Environment and Forests Minister Jairam Ramesh's reported letter to the prime minister on climate change as "deeply disturbing", the Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) Tuesday ... Read more...

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Kashmir key to improving ties with India: Pakistan


October 14th, 2009 - 7:47 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad/Srinagar, Oct 14 (IANS) Once again harping on the K word, Pakistan said Wednesday that neither the regional situation nor sub-continental ties could improve till New Delhi accepted that the Kashmir ... Read more...

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‘Copenhagen treaty’ drafted by NGOs matches Indian actions


October 8th, 2009 - 12:21 pm ICT by IANS
By Joydeep Gupta Bangkok, Oct 8 (IANS) Tired of bickering between governments over a global climate agreement to be signed during this December's Copenhagen summit, a group of NGOs has drafted the ... Read more...

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Pak FS Basheer says composite dialogue provides an ideal format for talks with India


July 15th, 2009 - 12:30 pm ICT by ANI
By Smita PrakashSharm-el- Sheikh (Egypt), July 15 (ANI): Speaking shortly after a late night meeting with Indian Foreign Secretary Shiv Shankar Menon here, a visibly tired Pakistan Foreign Secretary Salman Basheer ... Read more...

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Australian Government taking steps to protect Indian students, says Shashi Tharoor


June 23rd, 2009 - 4:50 pm ICT by ANI
By Juhan SamuelKochi (Kerala), June 23 (ANI): Minister of State for External Affairs Shashi Tharoor today said that the Central Government has raised the recent Indian students attack issue in Australia ... Read more...

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Punjab Gold Cup: India set-up title clash with The Netherlands (Roundup)


February 8th, 2009 - 11:39 am ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Feb 7 (IANS) Rajpal Singh scored a brace as India beat New Zealand 3-2 in the last league match of the Punjab Gold Cup hockey tournament in the floodlit Sector-42 stadium ... Read more...

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India, China showed rare unity at climate change summit


December 17th, 2008 - 10:59 am ICT by IANS
Poznan (Poland), Dec 17 (IANS) The climate change summit may have ended in failure, but it showed rare unity of purpose between India and China which took on the industrialised world together ... Read more...

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Firing at international border in Jammu region, militants sneak in


September 27th, 2008 - 2:19 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Sep 27 (IANS) There was "intense and heavy" firing from the Pakistan side across the International Border (IB) on Indian positions to "facilitate infiltration of a large group of armed terrorists", ... Read more...

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Pakistan violates ceasefire


August 11th, 2008 - 10:04 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Aug 11 (IANS) Pakistani troops Monday fired at an Indian position in Poonch sector in Jammu and Kashmir in another instance of "ceasefire violation", Indian Army sources here said. The Pakistanis ... Read more...

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UN body chief bats for India on climate change


April 25th, 2008 - 10:29 am ICT by admin
By Joydeep Gupta Singapore, April 25 (IANS) Backing India's position in climate change negotiations, Georg Kell, executive director of the UN body Global Compact, has said emerging markets should be allowed to have ... Read more...

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Indo-Pak Defence Secretaries to take up Siachen issue in April


February 3rd, 2008 - 1:16 pm ICT by admin
Chennai, Feb 3 (ANI): The Pakistan High Commissioner to India, Shahib Malik, has said that the Defence Secretaries of India and Pakistan would meet in April this year to discuss issues pertaining ... Read more...

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Rudd Government to consider Indian nuke cooperation position, says Oz envoy


January 22nd, 2008 - 8:50 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Jan.22 (ANI): Reminding that Australia's new ruling Labor Party's nuclear policy is unlikely to change, Australian High Commissioner John McCarthy today said that Prime Minister Kevin Rudd's Government would consider ... Read more...

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