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India for ‘concerted action’ against ‘terrorism syndicate’ in Afghanistan


June 28th, 2012 - 11:46 am ICT by IANS
United Nations, June 28 (IANS) India has called for concerted action to isolate and root out the syndicate of terrorism including Al Qaeda, Taliban and Lashkar-e-Taiba, saying that terrorism ... Read more...

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India, US to hold trilateral dialogue with Afghanistan


June 14th, 2012 - 9:56 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 14 (IANS) India and the United States have agreed to hold a trilateral dialogue with Kabul to support their joint efforts to prepare Afghanistan for the post-2014 scenario ... Read more...

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New South Wales Blues fired up to regain CL T20 title


September 19th, 2011 - 7:12 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sep 19 (IANS) Touted as among the favourites for the Champions League T20 title, the 2009 winners New South Wales Blues believe that they have sufficient firepower to live ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Delhi Conference wants more international aid to Least Developed Countries


February 19th, 2011 - 9:06 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 19 (ANI): The conference on Least Developed Countries organised here has underlined the need for stronger international commitment at highest political level to implement the agenda of Istanbul conference ... Read more...

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India, U.S in constant touch over Afghanistan: Nirupama Rao


November 4th, 2010 - 9:30 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov 4 (ANI): Foreign Secretary Nirupama Rao said on Thursday that both India and the United States, driven by their common goals, maintain a constant touch about all developments ... Read more...

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India, Japan express resolve to help for a stable, democratic and terror-free Afghanistan


October 26th, 2010 - 1:04 am ICT by ANI
Tokyo, Oct.25 (ANI): India and Japan on Monday expressed their resolve to assist Afghanistan in becoming a stable, democratic and pluralistic nation that is free of terrorism and extremism.Expressing their ... Read more...

Posted in World |

US, India commit to creating a stable, pluralistic Afghanistan


June 4th, 2010 - 3:24 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 4 (ANI): US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and her Indian counterpart S.M. Krishna on Thursday reiterated their countries shared interest and commitment towards creating a stable, sovereign, democratic and ... Read more...

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Holbrooke regrets Kabul comments, lauds India’s Afghan role (Lead)


March 5th, 2010 - 3:14 pm ICT by IANS
Washington/New Delhi, March 5 (IANS) US Special Envoy Richard Holbrooke Friday went on a damage control exercise saying he regretted his comments made three days ago that Indians were not targeted ... Read more...

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Holbrooke regrets ‘not Indian’ comment on Kabul attack


March 5th, 2010 - 1:09 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 5 (ANI): United State Special Representative for Afghanistan and Pakistan Richard C Holbrooke has expressed regret over the misunderstanding caused by his 'not-Indian' comment on the February 26 Kabul ... Read more...

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I did not say Indians were not targeted: Holbrooke


March 5th, 2010 - 12:29 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, March 5 (IANS) In the face of US media reports that Pakistani militant group Lashkar-i-Taiba (LeT) searched for Indians in last week's deadly attack in Kabul, a top US ... Read more...

Posted in World |

US can challenge India, China on Copenhagen goals, says Obama aide


December 21st, 2009 - 11:33 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 21 (IANS) A top White House adviser has described the limited, non-binding Copenhagen accord as "a great step forward" saying the US could challenge India and China if they don't ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

IPCC chief has little hope from Copenhagen climate summit


November 23rd, 2009 - 6:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 23 (IANS) Chairman of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) R.K. Pachauri Monday said he does not have much hope from next month's climate summit in Copenhagen. "The kind ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

India reduces expectation from Copenhagen climate summit (Lead)


November 19th, 2009 - 4:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 19 (IANS) Do not expect anything much from next month's climate summit in Copenhagen, Environment Minister Jairam Ramesh said Thursday, reiterating that India is not going to accept any ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

India won’t accept legally binding emission cuts: Jairam Ramesh


November 19th, 2009 - 3:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 19 (IANS) Do not expect anything much from next month's climate summit in Copenhagen, Environment Minister Jairam Ramesh said Thursday, reiterating that India is not going to accept any ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Students, climate activists call for reducing CO2 levels in Kolkata


October 25th, 2009 - 12:17 pm ICT by ANI
Kolkata, Oct 25 (ANI): Students and climate activists took out a march here in support of '350 Day' - a day dedicated to climate action.Activists in 170 countries gathered at ... Read more...

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It’s possible to treat rabies caused by dog bites: Scientists


March 13th, 2009 - 1:23 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, March 13 (IANS) A bite from a rabid dog claims someone's life in the developing world every 10 minutes. But elimination of this horrific disease appears to be in sight, according ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

India agrees to play five ODIs in Sri Lanka (Second Lead)


January 13th, 2009 - 4:40 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, Jan 13 (IANS) The Indian cricket team will play five One-Day Internationals (ODI) and a Twenty20 match against Sri Lanka in Colombo in January-February. The decision was taken at a meeting ... Read more...

Posted in World |

India to play five one-dayers in Sri Lanka (Lead)


January 13th, 2009 - 3:26 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, Jan 13 (IANS) The Indian cricket team will play five One-Day Internationals (ODI) and a Twenty20 match against Sri Lanka in Colombo in January-February. The decision was taken at a meeting ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

India to play 5 ODIs and a Twenty20 in Sri Lanka


January 13th, 2009 - 3:13 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, Jan 13 (IANS) India's cricket team will play five One-Day Internationals (ODI) and a Twenty20 match against Sri Lanka in Colombo in January-February. This was decided here Tuesday morning at a ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

2011 World Cup too far to even think about, says BCCI


December 1st, 2008 - 5:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 1 (IANS) As Cricket Australia (CA) gears up to raise security concerns with the International Cricket Council (ICC) over hosting of the 2011 World Cup in the terror-prone subcontinent, ... Read more...

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Business leaders provide five point agenda for G-20 summit


November 15th, 2008 - 4:56 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov.15 (ANI): In a joint statement issued here,business Leaders from G-20 countries have come together to provide a five-point agenda for political leaders at the summit at Washington DC. ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Americas new space program to cost less and have international outlook


November 14th, 2008 - 5:26 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 14 (ANI): The Planetary Society has outlined a vigorous new approach to space exploration for the consideration of the new U.S. Administration and Congress to develop a flexible space ... Read more...

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18 Taliban militants killed in clash with Afghan troops


October 15th, 2008 - 6:34 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, Oct 15 (Xinhua) At least 18 Taliban militants were killed when the Afghan National Army (ANA) and the police repulsed a pincer attack by the insurgents on Lashkar Gha city in ... Read more...

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‘Taliban is now a threat to region’


October 15th, 2008 - 12:13 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Oct 15 (DPA) The Afghan government has told the UN Security Council that the former Taliban rulers have become a threat to the country seven years after they were toppled ... Read more...

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Quandragular Canada T20 event now from October 10


August 17th, 2008 - 1:09 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Aug.17 (ANI): A quadrangular T20 competition involving Pakistan and the West Indies has been rescheduled and will now be played in Toronto from October 10 to 13. The four-nation tournament was ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Obama, McCain urge focus on Afghanistan


July 16th, 2008 - 6:07 am ICT by IANS
DPA Washington, July 16 (DPA) Democratic presidential hopeful Barack Obama on Tuesday said the US must broaden its foreign policy focus beyond Iraq, as he pledged to end the war and focus on ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Pranab opts out, Anand Sharma to attend ARF meet


July 15th, 2008 - 5:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 15 (IANS) With a trust vote looming in parliament next week, External Affairs Minister Pranab Mukherjee, who is also a leading political manager of the ruling coalition, has decided ... Read more...

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PCB not to permit players to play in IPL if it clashes with Oz series


July 14th, 2008 - 1:45 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore , July 14 (ANI): The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has announced that it wont allow its players to participate in the next years edition of Indian Premier League (IPL) if ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

PM’s G8 trip to Japan uncertain


June 26th, 2008 - 2:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 26 (IANS) The Communists' stubborn refusal to allow the government to go ahead with the India-US nuclear deal has cast doubts over an important international commitment of Prime Minister ... Read more...

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Russia to enact law limiting emissions


June 3rd, 2008 - 7:51 pm ICT by IANS
RIA Novosti Moscow, June 3 (RIA Novosti) Russian President Dmitry Medvedev said Tuesday the draft of a proposed bill on permissible level of industrial emissions would be tabled in the lower house of ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Court issues fresh warrant for Abu Salem


April 24th, 2008 - 10:01 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, April 24 (IANS) A city court Thursday issued a fresh warrant against underworld don Abu Salem after Mumbai Police failed to bring him before the court for hearing in a ... Read more...

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PCB confident of IPL not affecting home series against Australia next year


April 24th, 2008 - 2:00 pm ICT by admin
Lahore, Apr 24 (ANI): The PCB has said that the BCCIs Indian Premier League (IPL) will not affect the Pakistan teams planned home series against Australia to be held in 2009-10.There ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Chinese tense as men in khaki swamp Olympic torch relay route


April 15th, 2008 - 10:21 pm ICT by admin
(Intro Roundup)New Delhi, April 15 (IANS) A dramatic mock Olympic torch relay run by Tibetans here Tuesday afternoon stunned the authorities even as they promised a Chinese delegation that the real torch ... Read more...

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Australia pledges to keep troops in Afghanistan


February 22nd, 2008 - 4:58 pm ICT by admin
Xinhua Canberra, Feb 22 (Xinhua) Australia Friday stated that it would keep its troops in Afghanistan for a long term, despite its decision to withdraw forces from Iraq, the defence minister said. "We've ... Read more...

Posted in World |

WHO calls for global action to “protect health from climate change”


November 14th, 2007 - 2:43 am ICT by admin
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Posted in Health |

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