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Iran’s Al-Mustafa varsity plans branch in Hyderabad


March 1st, 2012 - 9:14 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, March 1 (IANS) Iran's Al-Mustafa International University proposes to set up its branch here and has sought allotment of land for the purpose.Iranian consul general in Hyderabad Mahmoud Safari ... Read more...

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Israeli technology minimizes bird hits in flight


February 8th, 2012 - 6:45 pm ICT by IANS
Tel Aviv, Feb 8 (IANS) Bird hits can be particularly nasty for an airplane, forcing it to land or send it crashing to the ground, often with devastating consequences. Now, ... Read more...

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‘Paan Singh Tomar’ to be premiered at Abu Dhabi film fest


September 27th, 2010 - 5:47 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Sep 27 (IANS) UTV's production venture "Paan Singh Tomar", about the soldier-athlete who went on to become a bandit, will have its world premiere at the Abu Dhabi Film Festival, ... Read more...

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Women-driven taxis are popular in Middle East


March 29th, 2010 - 10:13 am ICT by IANS
By Cam McGrath Cairo, March 29 (DPA) Fleets of "pink" taxis, driven by women, are cruising the streets of Middle East cities, providing a safe and comfortable ride for women wary of getting ... Read more...

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Under Secretary Bill Burns to travel to Lebanon, Syria, Turkey and Azerbaijan


February 13th, 2010 - 4:56 am ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON D.C. (BNO NEWS) – Under Secretary of State for Political Affairs Bill Burns will travel to Lebanon, Syria, Turkey and Azerbaijan from February 16 to 19, a spokesman said on Friday.Under ... Read more...

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70,000 Arab graduates migrate for overseas jobs annually


September 6th, 2009 - 8:50 am ICT by IANS
Dubai, Sep 6 (IANS) Some 70,000 Arab university graduates migrate annually to foreign countries for jobs, while 54 percent of Arab students studying abroad do not return to their native places, resulting ... Read more...

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Lebanon marks fourth anniversary of Hariri killing


February 14th, 2009 - 7:58 pm ICT by IANS
Beirut, Feb 14 (DPA) Amid tightened security measures, hundreds of thousands of Lebanese rallied Saturday at the Martyrs Square in central Beirut to mark the fourth anniversary of the assassination of former ... Read more...

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Heavy clashes in Gaza City, 60 targets struck from the air


January 13th, 2009 - 2:03 pm ICT by IANS
Gaza/Tel Aviv, Jan 13 (DPA) Israeli soldiers fought heavy battles with militants early Tuesday as ground troops on Gaza City's outskirts pushed deeper into a southern neighbourhood.Israeli fighter jets and helicopters also ... Read more...

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Ancient Phoenician harbour discovered off Sardinian coast


September 29th, 2008 - 1:33 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, September 29 (ANI): Archaeologists in Sardinia have claimed to have found the port of the Phoenician city of Tharros, held by some to be the ancient peoples most important colony ... Read more...

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UAE charity to work more in Iraq, Palestine during Ramadan


September 2nd, 2008 - 6:21 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Sep 2 (IANS) The United Arab Emirates’ (UAE) Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan Charity Foundation will intensify its charity programmes in Iraq and Palestine during the Islamic holy month of ... Read more...

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Lebanon, Syria agree to establish diplomatic relations


August 14th, 2008 - 2:43 am ICT by IANS
DPA Damascus, Aug 14 (DPA) Lebanon and Syria agreed Wednesday to establish diplomatic relations at the outset of a two-day summit in Damascus between Lebanese President Michel Suleiman and Syrian President Bashar al-Assad. ... Read more...

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Palestinians clash with Israeli troops in anniversary protests


May 14th, 2008 - 10:28 pm ICT by admin
DPA Ramallah/Gaza, May 14 (DPA) Marking the 60th anniversary of the loss of their villages in what is now Israel, hundreds of Palestinian refugees clashed with Israeli soldiers at military checkpoints in the ... Read more...

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The first human group to leave Africa may have been a subspecies of modern human


March 15th, 2008 - 3:48 pm ICT by admin
Washington, March 15 (ANI): A new study has suggested that the first human group to leave Africa may well have been a separate subspecies of modern human.The study points out that ... Read more...

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Israeli forces cross Lebanese border


March 6th, 2008 - 9:10 pm ICT by admin
(Lead) Xinhua Beirut, March 6 (Xinhua) Israeli forces Thursday crossed the Lebanese border in the south and advanced one km, but kept away from the UN demarcated "Blue Line" Future TV reported. Earlier reports ... Read more...

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