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Golden Triangle nations still major drug source: China

June 26th, 2012 - 6:42 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, June 26 (IANS) Golden Triangle, an area between Myanmar, Laos and Thailand, is still a major source of drugs in China, the government said Tuesday.The revelation was made in ... Read more...

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China needs own space laws: Official

March 12th, 2012 - 5:24 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, March 12 (IANS) China needs its own law to protect its rights in outer space as well as regulate its domestic space activities, a top official has said."China is ... Read more...

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Texas Governor Rick Perry Does Cameo In “Deep In The Heart”

January 16th, 2011 - 8:29 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Jan 16, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Texas Governor Rick Perry will very soon be seen on the silver screen! The Texas Governor who is believed to be one of the key figures ... Read more...

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No Solution To Indiana Unemployment

January 3rd, 2011 - 9:19 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Jan 3, (THAINDIAN NEWS) It is tragic that The Indiana Unemployment fund is running short of cash and it is getting all the more difficult for the lawmakers to come ... Read more...

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Californian Policymakers Discard A Proposal To Ban The Carrying Of Unloaded Guns Publicly

September 1st, 2010 - 4:16 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Washington, September 1, 2010 (Just Flashed): The Californian policymakers have refrained from ratifying a bill that would have criminalized the transportation of unloaded guns in public. The Californian Senate had endorsed the ... Read more...

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China removes 13 economic crimes from capital punishment list

August 24th, 2010 - 11:59 am ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug.24 (ANI): The National People's Congress (NPC) Standing Committee in China has reportedly dropped the death penalty for 13 economy-related non-violent crimes."The amendment focuses on limiting the death penalty by ... Read more...

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Lawsuit Filed Against The Internet Sales Tax Bill

July 12th, 2010 - 7:53 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
July 12, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Almost everyone wants quick and quality service, products delivered at their doorsteps and online stores like amazon.com and others have made it easier. ... Read more...

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Mexico Emits Travel Warning Due to The Litigious Arizonian Law On Immigration

May 1st, 2010 - 8:16 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
May 1, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): The Mexican government on Tuesday discharged a travel warning for its nationals intent on journeying to the American state of Arizona. The journey admonition has ... Read more...

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Kansas Governor signs two new bills

March 2nd, 2010 - 3:20 am ICT by BNO News
TOPEKA, KANSAS (BNO NEWS) – Kansas Governor Mark Parkinson signed on Monday two new bills, one related to the Beloit Juvenile Correctional Facility and the other about maintenance and certification of electronic ... Read more...

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Brazil includes food security as constitutional right

February 5th, 2010 - 12:24 pm ICT by IANS
Brasilia, Feb 5 (IANS/EFE) The Brazilian Congress has proclaimed food security as a new constitutional right of all citizens, along with health, housing, work, social security, and child protection. The inclusion of food ... Read more...

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NY Governor Paterson announces a special legislative session for education bill

January 18th, 2010 - 2:35 pm ICT by BNO News
ALBANY, NEW YORK (BNO NEWS) – Governor Paterson announced Sunday a special legislative session to pass a key education bill.“As public officials, we have an obligation to put our state in the ... Read more...

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South Korea approves economist as new premier

September 28th, 2009 - 8:12 pm ICT by IANS
Seoul, Sep 28 (DPA) South Korea's National Assembly Monday approved the appointment of economist Chung Un Chan as prime minister despite protests from the opposition. The assembly approved Chung's appointment by President Lee ... Read more...

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Andrew Luster caught by the bounty hunters

June 7th, 2009 - 8:21 pm ICT by GD
The bill has already been passed by the House. Now it awaits a full Senate hearing. The state of Oregon plans on bringing back the tradition of Bail Bondsmen. Since 1974, Bail ... Read more...

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Some parties in Nepal trying to topple government

February 10th, 2009 - 4:01 pm ICT by ANI
Kathmandu, Feb 10 (ANI): Nepal Minister for Information and Communications Krishna Bahadur Mahara today accused some among the 18 political parties represented in the Constituent Assembly (CA) of trying to topple ... Read more...

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Jammu and Kashmir may opt for vote-on-account

February 6th, 2009 - 6:49 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Feb 6 (IANS) The National Conference (NC)-Congress coalition government in Jammu and Kashmir will have to go for vote-on-account for three months rather than a full-fledged annual budget during the legislative ... Read more...

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Economic development Beijing’s top priority: official

January 12th, 2009 - 12:48 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Jan 12 (Xinhua) Beijing government's top priority is to maintain a "steady and relatively fast" economic development, Mayor Guo Jinlong said here Monday, adding international financial crisis has affected its economy.Guo ... Read more...

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Nepali Congress again boycotts Constituent Assembly session

December 25th, 2008 - 6:07 pm ICT by ANI
Kathmandu, Dec 25 (ANI): Nepali Congress (NC) has boycotted the Constituent Assembly (CA) meeting held in the capacity of legislative assembly for the third consecutive time. Chief whip of NC parliamentary party ... Read more...

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Jailed BSP lawmaker denied permission to attend session

August 19th, 2008 - 11:25 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Aug 19 (IANS) A Faizabad court Tuesday denied Bahujan Samaj Party legislator Anand Sen permission to attend the ongoing legislative session of the state assembly, an official said.Anand, accused of involvement ... Read more...

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Ahmadinejad inaugurates new legislative session in Iran

May 28th, 2008 - 12:21 am ICT by admin
DPA Teheran, May 27 (DPA) President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad inaugurated Tuesday the new legislative session of the Iranian parliament which will once again be dominated by conservatives. Conservative factions won almost 70 percent of ... Read more...

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China greets Cuba’s new leader Raul Castro

February 26th, 2008 - 6:47 pm ICT by admin
Xinhua Beijing, Feb 26 (Xinhua) China Tuesday congratulated Cuba's new leader Raul Castro, the younger brother of Fidel Castro who stepped down last week after 49 years in power. "China and Cuba are ... Read more...

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