international delegations

Eliminate death penalty, says Pope

December 1st, 2011 - 4:58 pm ICT by IANS
Vatican City, Dec 1 (IANS/AKI) Pope Benedict XVI Wednesday appealed to politicians to eliminate capital punishment, saying it is a violation of human dignity.Speaking at the the Vatican to international ... Read more...

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Dalai Lama hands a democracy prescription to China

March 10th, 2011 - 5:30 pm ICT by IANS
Dharamsala (Himachal Pradesh), March 10 (IANS) After having dissuaded exiled Tibetans from taking any harsh stand or action against China, Tibetan spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, Thursday took Beijing and ... Read more...

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UAE to hold defence expo

February 10th, 2011 - 12:40 am ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Feb 9 (IANS/WAM) The United Arab Emirates (UAE) will hold a defence exhibition from Feb 20 to showcase the country's military capabilities.A total of 151 UAE firms will exhibit their ... Read more...

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India invites aerospace majors for partnerships, outsourcing

February 9th, 2011 - 3:53 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Feb 9 (IANS) India Wednesday invited leading international aerospace firms to partner with its strong defence organisations, state-run enterprises and the emerging private sector for the all-round development of its aerospace ... Read more...

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Modi seeks sops for Gujaratis to buy diamond mines globally

January 7th, 2011 - 12:36 am ICT by IANS
Surat (Gujarat), Jan 6 (IANS) Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi Thursday urged the central government to announce a proactive policy to encourage Gujaratis buy diamond mines across the globe. Inaugurating an ... Read more...

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Agro Tech-2008 to draw increased foreign participation

November 27th, 2008 - 9:34 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Nov 27 (IANS) The eighth edition of the biennial agro-technology and business fair, 'Agro Tech 2008', slated to start here Nov 28 will witness an increased international participation this year, organisers ... Read more...

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One day in the life of Gordon Brown

June 25th, 2008 - 12:19 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 25 (IANS) Prime Minister Gordon Brown is slipping on the popularity charts - in fact, a poll published Wednesday claims the majority thinks Labour cannot win under him next year. ... Read more...

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Nepal PM unwell ahead of crucial poll

April 8th, 2008 - 12:43 pm ICT by admin
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, April 8 (IANS) Nepal's octogenarian Prime Minister Girija Prasad Koirala, whose Nepali Congress party appears to have the tacit backing of the Indian government for Thursday's critical election, is ... Read more...

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