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Bachchan expresses desire to visit mother’s birthplace in Pakistan

December 10th, 2009 - 12:59 pm ICT by ANI
Dubai, Dec. 10 (ANI): Star of the millennium Amitabh Bachchan has expressed his desire to visit Pakistan.Talking to a private television channel here, Bachchan said he would love to visit the ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

India lends a helping hand to Mahatma’s Nepali disciple

October 2nd, 2009 - 5:12 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, Oct 2 (IANS) On the 140th birth anniversary of the father of the Indian nation, Mahatma Gandhi, India reached out to one of his disciples in Nepal to help ... Read more...

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PTI’s New York correspondent dead

July 30th, 2009 - 8:11 pm ICT by IANS
New York, July 30 (IANS) Dharam Shourie, PTI correspondent in New York who covered the United Nations for two decades, died here following a brief illness. He was 72. Shourie was editor ... Read more...

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Pak’s FIA approaches FBI for access to Dr Aafia Siddiqui

June 15th, 2009 - 1:36 pm ICT by ANI
Rawalpindi, June 15 (ANI): The US Federal Bureau of Investigation has been approached by Pakistan's Federal Investigation Agency for access to Dr Aafia Siddiqui to investigate her alleged links with any terror ... Read more...

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Interesting Facts and Figures Prithviraj Kapoor

May 28th, 2009 - 10:09 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Prithviraj was born on November 3, 1906 at Samundri,British India near the town of Lyallpur (now known as Faisalabad) in Punjab to a middle-class family belonging to the Khatri caste of ... Read more...

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Lone surviving Constituent Assembly member dead (Lead)

February 1st, 2009 - 9:22 pm ICT by IANS
Rohtak/Chandigarh, Feb 1 (IANS) The last surviving member of the Constituent Assembly of India, Ranbir Singh, died at his residence in Rohtak town of Haryana Sunday after a nearly two-month long illeness. ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

‘Buddhists not benefiting from India’s inclusive growth policy’

October 13th, 2008 - 11:50 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 13 (IANS) India's nearly eight million Buddhists are not benefiting from the government's inclusive growth policy to enhance the socio-educational status of minorities, says Lama Chosphel Zotpa, a ... Read more...

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A small time waiter to take up Civil Services

May 21st, 2008 - 8:21 pm ICT by admin
By Jayakumar (Vinnamalgalam) Vellore (Tamil Nadu), May 21 (ANI): Demonstrating how perseverance pays, a one-time waiter at a local restaurant in Tamil Nadu has cleared the prestigious Indian Administrative Exams in his ... Read more...

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