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‘Dalai Lama deserves Bharat Ratna’


June 11th, 2012 - 8:14 pm ICT by IANS
Dharamsala, June 11 (IANS) India should confer its highest civilian award - Bharat Ratna - on Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama in recognition of his services to humanity, a ... Read more...

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Three years after 26/11, India, Pakistan talk of new chapter


November 25th, 2011 - 2:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 25 (IANS) Three years after Pakistani terrorists unleashed mayhem in Mumbai, India and Pakistan are cautiously inching ahead to write "a new chapter" in their accident-prone ... Read more...

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Indian alumni call for national institutional reforms on Harvard’s 375th anniversary


April 24th, 2011 - 8:44 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr 24(ANI): Marking the 375th foundation day of the world-renowned Harvard University, a stream of eminent Indian alumni, including Union Telecom Minister Kapil Sibal and former Foreign Secretary Lalit Mansingh, ... Read more...

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China may match Obama support for India for UN seat


November 10th, 2010 - 8:31 pm ICT by IANS
By Manish Chand New Delhi, Nov 10 (IANS) With US President Barack Obama declaring support for India's bid for a permanent seat, China may move beyond its stated position by announcing a ... Read more...

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Obama, Singh personal bond, rapport will take India-US ties forward: NYT


November 9th, 2010 - 1:26 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov.9 (ANI): The long and complicated relationship between the United States and India has veered from warm embrace long before independence to the uneasy frostbite of the Cold War ... Read more...

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Track II initiative led to US backing India for NSG


November 7th, 2010 - 8:48 pm ICT by IANS
By Manish Chand New Delhi, Nov 7 (IANS) The US decision to support India for full membership of the top four nuclear clubs, including the Nuclear Suppliers' Group, emanated from a ... Read more...

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‘Night jobs may have exposed Indians to attacks in Australia’


March 29th, 2010 - 11:34 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, March 29 (IANS) Attacks on Indian students in Australia could be a result of night jobs and rough neighbourhoods they live in, an external affairs ministry official said Monday. Navneet Suri, ... Read more...

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IPL in South Africa did diplomatic wonders for India: Envoy


March 29th, 2010 - 8:55 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, March 29 (IANS) The second edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) held in South Africa in April last year proved to be one of the biggest diplomatic exercises in that ... Read more...

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Former diplomat says India should not be complacent over US snub to Pak


March 25th, 2010 - 4:05 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar. 25 (ANI): Former Indian Foreign Secretary Lalit Mansingh has said that while the US might have turned down Pakistan's quest for a civil nuclear deal akin to the ... Read more...

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Himachal to get piped gas by next year: Dhumal


June 4th, 2009 - 9:08 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, June 4 (IANS) Himachal Pradesh will be connected to the gas pipeline by next year, Chief Minister Prem Kumar Dhumal said here Thursday. "The industrial hub of the state, the Baddi-Barotiwala-Nalagarh area, ... Read more...

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Left-free, new government to focus on volatile neighbours


May 17th, 2009 - 6:32 pm ICT by IANS
By Manish Chand New Delhi, May 17 (IANS) Armed with a renewed electoral mandate that liberates it from the pressure tactics of the anti-US Left parties, the Congress-led United Progressive Alliance ... Read more...

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When Indian and American dreams intersect


February 24th, 2009 - 11:27 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 24 (IANS) It's not often the Great Indian Dream intersects with the Great American Dream. The spectacular Oscar haul of "Slumdog Millionaire" is one such moment, mingling Hollywood and ... Read more...

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Slumdog success: It all started in Allahabad


January 13th, 2009 - 2:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 13 (IANS) Not many know that the story of "Slumdog Millionaire", the movie about a Mumbai slum kid winning a million-dollar quiz show that has become a global rage, ... Read more...

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Retired diplomats appeal for ‘closing ranks’ over n-deal (Lead)


October 11th, 2008 - 6:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 11 (IANS) Hailing the 123 agreement as an "extraordinary achievement" of India's foreign policy, a group of retired Indian ambassadors has called for "closing ranks" over the nuclear deal ... Read more...

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Retired diplomats hail achievements of India’s foreign policy


October 11th, 2008 - 4:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 11 (IANS) A group of retired Indian ambassadors has praised the "extraordinary achievements" of India's foreign policy that led to the signing of the landmark India-US civilian nuclear accord.The ... Read more...

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Re-establish traditional consensus on independent foreign policy: Ambassadors Forum


October 10th, 2008 - 6:20 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct.10 (ANI): The newly formed Ambassadors''Forum has appealed to all to close ranks and re-establish the traditional consensus on India''s independent foreign policy. The forum of senior and active retired ... Read more...

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Australia urged to sell uranium to India


March 26th, 2008 - 9:10 pm ICT by admin
By Neena Bhandari Sydney, March 26 (IANS) The Kevin Rudd-led government's firm resolve not to export uranium to India will put Australia out of step with the approach of the other leading nations, ... Read more...

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