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Putin envisions Russia as Paralympic powerhouse


September 11th, 2012 - 8:04 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Sep 11 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russia must anchor its position among the leaders of the world Paralympic movement and more broadly ensure equal opportunities for all, President Vladimir Putin said ... Read more...

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Life-presidents and sit-tight leaders are in danger: Ex-Nigerian president


March 13th, 2012 - 11:51 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 13 (IANS) With the Arab uprisings causing serial upheavals in North African nations, it has rung warning bells for "the 'life presidents' and 'sit-tight leaders' of the ... Read more...

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PM to inaugurate Delhi Sustainable Development Summit Thursday


February 1st, 2012 - 7:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 1 (IANS) World leaders, environmentalists and experts from across the globe will come together on a platform during the Delhi Sustainable Development Summit (DSDS) starting Thursday ... Read more...

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Delhi Sustainable Development Summit to focus on resource protection


January 30th, 2012 - 8:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 30 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh will Feb 2 inaugurate the 12th edition of the Delhi Sustainable Development Summit (DSDS) which will focus on protection of ... Read more...

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G20 leaders agree to consolidate IMF


November 5th, 2011 - 2:17 am ICT by IANS
Cannes, Nov 5 (IANS) The Group of Twenty (G20) leaders have agreed to strengthen the resources of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), French President Nicolas Sarkozy said Friday at the ... Read more...

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G20 agrees to reap benefit from financial integration


November 4th, 2011 - 11:50 pm ICT by IANS
Cannes, Nov 4 (IANS) Leaders of the world's major developed countries and emerging economies agreed Friday to strengthen financial regulations and reap benefits from financial integration, but failed to stay on ... Read more...

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G20 leaders promise to foster global growth


November 4th, 2011 - 9:48 pm ICT by IANS
Cannes, Nov 4 (IANS) Leaders of the world's major developed and emerging economies have agreed to foster global growth in coordinated but different efforts, French President Nicolas Sarkozy said here ... Read more...

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BRICS seeks peace but doesn’t oppose Libya air strikes (Second Lead)


April 14th, 2011 - 2:28 pm ICT by IANS
Sanya (China), April 14 (IANS) Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa Thursday refrained from calling for an end to air strikes on Libya, while denouncing the use of force ... Read more...

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WikiLeaks Disclosure: Sarkozy, an emperor sans clothes, Putin, an alpha dog


November 29th, 2010 - 1:23 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov.29 (ANI): Disclosures by the secret web site WikiLeaks have revealed that the Obama administration and its representatives in various foreign capitals described French President Nicholas Sarkozy as an "Emperor ... 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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UN wants broadband for half the world by 2015


September 20th, 2010 - 9:42 am ICT by IANS
New York, Sep 20 (DPA) Half of the world's population should have access to high-speed internet within five years, the UN said Sunday. The world's governments should put internet access at the ... Read more...

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‘60 Minutes’ Reveals The Plight Of Orthodox Christians In Turkey


August 9th, 2010 - 7:59 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Aug 9, (THAINDIAN NEWS) In the latest episode of '60 minutes' the audience found themselves shocked to learn that one of the most important Christian leaders of the world feels ... Read more...

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Hindus want “net neutrality” preserved


August 7th, 2010 - 5:07 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Aug 7 (ANI): Hindus have stressed the need of preserving "net neutrality".Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada (USA) today, said that openness, freedom, and level playing field ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Ahmadinejad, The Iranian President Speaks Against Paul, The Psychic Octopus


July 29th, 2010 - 7:57 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
July 29, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): The German soccer fans now have the Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad joining them in voicing his hatred against Paul- the world famous psychic ... Read more...

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10,000 protesters run riot at G-20 summit (Lead) (With Images)


June 27th, 2010 - 12:36 pm ICT by IANS
By Gurmukh Singh Toronto, June 27 (IANS) Thousands of protesters rampaged through Canada's largest city and its financial capital, unleashing an unprecedented fury of violence as world leaders, including Indian Prime Minister ... Read more...

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G20 heads for compromise on budget cuts and growth (Lead)


June 27th, 2010 - 12:04 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, June 27 (DPA) The leaders of the world's 20 most powerful developed and developing economies (G20) looked to be heading for agreement on how to strike a balance between cutting ... Read more...

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G-8 leaders committed to mobilising five billion additional fundingby 2015


June 27th, 2010 - 5:14 am ICT by ANI
Toronto, June 27 (ANI): Group of Eight (G8) leaders on Saturday concluded their 2010 annual summit at Huntsville with a pledge to mobilize an additional five billion US dollars over the next ... Read more...

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G-8 backs Afghan strategy after McChrystal’s fall


June 27th, 2010 - 1:34 am ICT by IANS
Huntsville (Canada), June 27 (DPA) The leaders of the world's eight most powerful developed nations Saturday gave their backing to the West's strategy in Afghanistan, just days after the general who ... Read more...

Posted in World |

G20 to change IMF, World Bank headship rules


June 26th, 2010 - 1:15 pm ICT by IANS
Huntsville (Canada), June 26 (DPA) The leaders of the world's 20 top economies are set to end the 60-year domination by Europe and the US of the World Bank and International Monetary ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

G8 summit begins


June 26th, 2010 - 12:29 am ICT by IANS
Huntsville (Canada), June 25 (DPA) Leaders of the Group of Eight (G-8) bloc of industrial nations began a summit in Canada Friday with warnings that efforts to tackle global poverty were ... Read more...

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Obama asks G-20 leaders to boost reforms for recovery


June 19th, 2010 - 11:16 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, June 19 (IANS) US President Barack Obama has urged the world's top 20 economies to work together to boost reforms and take aggressive actions to repair the worst ... Read more...

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Queen Noor Aims To Reach The World On Nuclear Proliferation Through “Countdown To Zero”


June 13th, 2010 - 9:02 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Los Angeles, June 13, (THAINDIAN NEWS) She might be a little off-cast in Hollywood but when you come to know about her sheer dedication and love towards movies, you might ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Nuclear Summit To Be Inaugurated Today


April 12th, 2010 - 7:33 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Washington, Apr 12, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The President of USA Barack Obama is going to open the much awaited two-day nuclear security summit today which will be attended by the leaders ... Read more...

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World reaches minimalist deal on climate change (Third Lead)


December 19th, 2009 - 1:24 pm ICT by IANS
Copenhagen, Dec 19 (DPA) The leaders of the world's biggest economies reached what even its authors described as an insufficient deal aimed at slowing global warming after 11th-hour discussions in Copenhagen ... Read more...

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Manmohan’s US visit: small ticket items on high value agenda


November 20th, 2009 - 5:51 pm ICT by IANS
By Manish Chand New Delhi, Nov 20 (IANS) Moving beyond the transformational nuclear deal, India and the US are set to unveil a new template for deepening strategic partnership on key ... Read more...

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Religious leaders join hands to address global warming, nuclear armament


November 19th, 2009 - 10:40 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov 19(ANI): Apprehending the threats posed by global warming and nuclear armament, religious leaders of different faiths on Thursday came together to voice their concern over these issues which, they ... Read more...

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Black-Eyed Peas’ Will.i.am says Kevin Rudd is an inspiration


October 10th, 2009 - 2:57 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Oct 10 (ANI): American rapper will.i.am of the band Black-Eyed Peas has nothing but praise for Australian Prime Minister Kevin Rudd, saying that he is a source of inspiration.Will.i.am, 34, ... Read more...

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G20 summit begins amid massive police presence, protests


September 25th, 2009 - 1:08 pm ICT by IANS
Pittsburgh (Pennsylvania), Sep 25 (DPA) Hundreds of police and military officers patrolled the streets of the US city of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, and were on high alert behind steel and concrete barricades as ... Read more...

Posted in World |

All done to resolve India’s relations with Pakistan: PM


July 11th, 2009 - 12:24 pm ICT by ANI
By Naveen KapoorOn Board special flight, July 11 (ANI): Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh has said that all necessary measures have been taken to resolve all outstanding issues that have bedeviled ... Read more...

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Declaration of the leaders: the major economies forum on energy and climate


July 10th, 2009 - 12:12 am ICT by admin
L´AQUILA, Italy (BNO NEWS) -- "We, the leaders of Australia, Brazil, Canada, China, the European Union, France, Germany, India, Indonesia, Italy, Japan, the Republic of Korea, Mexico, Russia, South Africa, the United ... Read more...

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G8 and G5 leaders meet in Italy


July 9th, 2009 - 9:42 pm ICT by ANI
L'AQUILA, July 9 (ANI): Leaders of the world's richest nations and major developing powers met on Thursday (July 9) to discuss global issues on the second day of a G8 summit ... Read more...

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A bed in ‘Florence’ for Manmohan Singh


July 9th, 2009 - 11:50 am ICT by IANS
By Jaideep Sarin L'Aquila (Italy), July 9 (IANS) Leaders of the world's wealthiest countries gathered for the G8-G5 summit may not have the time to go sightseeing but their hosts have ensured ... Read more...

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G8 summit opens in Italian earthquake-hit town


July 8th, 2009 - 7:31 pm ICT by IANS
L'Aquila (Italy), July 8 (DPA) The leaders of the world's eight most powerful developed nations met in the Italian town of L'Aquila Wednesday for three days of talks on global issues such ... Read more...

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Tackle climate change now, top scientists urge world leaders


July 7th, 2009 - 4:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 7 (IANS) As leaders of the world's 13 major countries prepare to meet at the G8+5 summit in Italy this week, 24 leading scientists from these countries have ... Read more...

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PM heads for Italy Tuesday as India finds G8, G5 useful forums


July 6th, 2009 - 8:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 6 (IANS) With the national budget presented in parliament Monday, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh will be heading for the Italian mountain town of L'Aquila Tuesday to join ... Read more...

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