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Lokpal bill with PM in but CBI out approved, Hazare furious (Roundup)


December 21st, 2011 - 12:58 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 20 (IANS) Anna Hazare and the government were set for a showdown after the cabinet Tuesday finalised its Lokpal bill bringing the prime minister under its ... Read more...

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Obama unlikely to push India on Pakistan:NYT (Lead)


November 6th, 2010 - 5:06 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 6 (IANS) American military commanders want India to "disavow" an operational strategy they say is fuelling tensions with Pakistan and hindering the American war in Afghanistan, the New York ... Read more...

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Obama not likely to push India hard on Pakistan: NYT


November 6th, 2010 - 3:09 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 6 (IANS) American military commanders want India to formally reject an Indian military doctrine they say is fuelling tensions with Pakistan and hindering the American war in Afghanistan, the ... Read more...

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India expresses concern over China supplying nuclear reactors to Pak


October 11th, 2010 - 3:12 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct 11 (ANI): Minister of State for Science and Technology Prithviraj Chavan has expressed concern over China supplying nuclear reactors to Pakistan, and urged the global community to look at ... Read more...

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Gates rules out change in US’ ‘considered’ Afghan war policy


September 24th, 2010 - 5:53 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 24 (ANI): While expressing full confidence in the strategy in Afghanistan, US Defense Secretary Robert M. Gates has reportedly rejected assertions that a fractious internal debate had hobbled policy ... Read more...

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Advani took decision to expel Jaswant Singh


August 19th, 2009 - 7:35 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Aug 19 (IANS) "Expel Jaswant Singh from primary membership of the party". With these words, L.K. Advani sealed the fate of the veteran Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader as ... Read more...

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Jaswant a victim of party intrigues? Many think so (News Analysis)


August 19th, 2009 - 6:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 19 (IANS) Was Jaswant Singh the victim of high-level intrigue in his Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) that used him to deflect attention from its own shortcomings to avoid ... Read more...

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Liberhan report will hurt Advani the most (Comment)


July 4th, 2009 - 9:48 am ICT by IANS
By Amulya Ganguli The M.S. Liberhan report on the Babri Masjid demolition could not have come at a worse time for the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP).First, the party is still reeling from ... Read more...

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BJP’s Muslim members set off internal debate on Hindutva (Comment)


June 27th, 2009 - 1:33 pm ICT by IANS
By Amulya Ganguli An idea of the seriousness of the crisis faced by the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) following its electoral setback can be gauged from the stirrings among its Muslim members.Normally, ... Read more...

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Cuban regime ‘ending’, Clinton tells Congress


April 23rd, 2009 - 7:17 am ICT by IANS
Washington, April 23 (EFE) US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton said Wednesday that Cuba's current communist regime "is ending" and that the US must prepare to deal with a new reality ... Read more...

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Taliban website used US host, says Washington Post


April 9th, 2009 - 9:39 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 9 (IANS) A Taliban website used a US-based host for over a year to boast of attacks on coalition forces in Afghanistan before the deception was uncovered and the ... Read more...

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Peshawar heading on Beiruts path


December 8th, 2008 - 1:49 pm ICT by ANI
Peshawar, Dec.8 (ANI): Peshawar is once again in the news, but for all the wrong reasons. Last week, a car blast rocked the historic Qisakhawani bazaar killing three people and injuring several ... Read more...

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EU to discuss diplomatic hot spots


March 26th, 2008 - 2:12 pm ICT by admin
DPA Brussels, March 26 (DPA) Syria, Russia and Kosovo are set to dominate the agenda Friday when the European Union's foreign ministers hold an informal meeting in Slovenia. The traditional meeting, aimed at ... Read more...

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Gujarat poll effect: Sonia lambasts BJP at AICC


November 17th, 2007 - 4:15 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Nov 17 (ANI): With Assembly elections in Gujarat scheduled for the middle of next month, UPA Chairperson Sonia Gandhi today targeted the BJP, saying Gandhian ideas, ideals and institutions are ... Read more...

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