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Delhi sets up task force for regularization of colonies


September 11th, 2012 - 10:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 11 (IANS) The Delhi government Tuesday said it has set up a task force to deal with matters relating to regularization of 895 unauthorized colonies."The government is ... Read more...

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‘New bill takes judge’s impeachment process to logical conclusion’


August 4th, 2012 - 12:17 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug. 3 (IANS) Law Minister Salman Khurshid Friday said the Judicial Accountability Bill (JAB) would provide that once impeachment proceedings are initiated against an errant judge, they are ... Read more...

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Russia will continue to back NATO mission: Putin


August 2nd, 2012 - 7:31 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Aug 2 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russian President Vladimir Putin reaffirmed Wednesday that Russia will continue to support the NATO military operation in Afghanistan."NATO maintains a permanent presence in Afghanistan ... Read more...

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India pushes hard for 26/11 CBM, Pakistan rejects state role (Roundup)


July 5th, 2012 - 9:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 5 (IANS) With 26/11 plotter Abu Jindal's disclosures creating public outrage here, India Thursday pressed Pakistan to prosecute the 26/11 perpetrators and underlined this could be the ... Read more...

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India pushes for 26/11 CBM, Pakistan rejects state role (Evening Lead)


July 5th, 2012 - 6:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 5 (IANS) India Thursday pressed Pakistan to bring to justice those guilty of the 26/11 attack and said it could be the biggest confidence building measure (CBM) ... Read more...

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Pakistan rejects accusations on 26/11 (Afternoon Lead)


July 5th, 2012 - 3:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 5 (IANS) Islamabad Thursday rejected any involvement of state agencies in the Mumbai terror attack and offered a joint probe as India and Pakistan decided to take ... Read more...

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‘No cover-ups, army’s secular character to be maintained’ (Second Lead)


June 1st, 2012 - 8:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 1 (IANS) There would be no cover-ups and the "secular, apolitical" character of the force would be maintained, Indian Army chief Gen. Bikram Singh asserted Friday, ... Read more...

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No row will be brushed under carpet: army chief (Lead)


June 1st, 2012 - 12:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 1 (IANS) Nothing would be brushed under the carpet, Indian Army chief Gen Bikram Singh said Friday, sending out on his first day in office a strong ... Read more...

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Chinks in Mirwaiz-led Hurriyat Conference?


May 7th, 2012 - 4:59 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, May 7 (IANS) Chinks appeared in the Mirwaiz Umer Farooq-led moderate Hurriyat group Monday a day after a statement made by another senior leader of the group.A group of ... Read more...

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‘India’s full membership in export control regimes, next logical step’


April 18th, 2012 - 11:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 18 (IANS) India Wednesday pitched for simultaneous full membership of the four global export control regimes as "the logical conclusion" of its partnership with these regimes and ... Read more...

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Don’t be party to curtailing press freedom: Shanti Bhushan (Lead)


April 10th, 2012 - 11:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 10 (IANS) Do not be a party in curtailing the freedom of the press, a lawyer told the Supreme Court Tuesday.Senior counsel Shanti Bhushan, appearing for mediapersons, ... Read more...

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FIFA investigators in SA to probe match fixing


March 2nd, 2012 - 4:09 pm ICT by IANS
Cape Town, March 2 (IANS) A FIFA delegation arrived in South Africa as part of a global tour to investigate match fixing.The delegation, led by Chris Eaton, will spend four ... Read more...

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Pakistan government may sink deeper into crisis: daily


February 3rd, 2012 - 12:14 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Feb 3 (IANS) The Pakistan Supreme Court's ruling that Yousuf Raza Gilani has committed contempt of court has "significantly escalated pressure on the embattled prime minister and may ... Read more...

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Kanoria is new FICCI president


January 19th, 2012 - 7:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 19 (IANS) R.V. Kanoria, chairman and managing director of Kanoria Chemicals and Industries, has taken over as president of the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and ... Read more...

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Iran has right to develop n-energy, says India


January 10th, 2012 - 9:04 pm ICT by IANS
Jerusalem, Jan 10 (IANS) Amid mounting global pressure to follow the US sanctions against Iran, India Tuesday defended Tehran's right to develop its civil nuclear energy programme but made it ... Read more...

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Lokpal bill has many infirmities, says BJP


December 24th, 2011 - 12:52 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 23 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Friday said that the Lokpal bill introduced in the Lok Sabha was full of "infirmities" and indicated the party ... Read more...

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Jammu bar association observes strike


December 20th, 2011 - 12:42 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Dec 20 (IANS) The Bar Association of Jammu called a general strike here Tuesday to demand the rollback of the Jammu and Kashmir government's decision to transfer land and ... Read more...

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Let CBI chief probe Sohrabuddin killing, apex court told


December 7th, 2011 - 11:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 7 (IANS) The Supreme Court was told Wednesday that the CBI chief should be made personally accountable to it for taking the probe into the 2005 Sohrabuddin ... Read more...

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FIH to continue recognising Hockey India


November 12th, 2011 - 9:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 12 (IANS) In a major breather for hockey in the country, International Hockey Federation (FIH) has decided to continue with its recognition of Hockey India (HI) and ... Read more...

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Manmohan meets Bhattarai, pushes for tax pact


November 11th, 2011 - 4:33 pm ICT by IANS
Addu (Maldives), Nov 11 (IANS) Nearly three weeks after they met in New Delhi, India's Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and his Nepali counterpart Baburam Bhattarai Friday held bilateral talks ... Read more...

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Indian prisoners in Sri Lanka send SOS to Jayalalithaa


November 3rd, 2011 - 10:44 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 3 (IANS) Anguished by what they say is New Delhi's apathy, Indians jailed in Sri Lanka want Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa to intervene and seek ... Read more...

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Government rejects Azim Premji’s criticism


November 1st, 2011 - 4:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 1 (IANS) The government Tuesday rejected Wipro chairman Azim Premji's criticism that there was "complete absence of decision making", and said the comment "does not ... Read more...

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Pakistan urges US to avoid hostile statements


October 14th, 2011 - 3:34 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Oct 14 (IANS) Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari Thursday urged the US to exercise restraint in making public statements that were adverse to bilateral relationship, Xinhua reported.Zardari, during a ... Read more...

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Help us make youths shun terror: Zardari


October 5th, 2011 - 2:59 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Oct 5 (IANS) Pakistan seeks support to overcome poverty and other economic disparities to wean away the young from terrorist mindset, President Asif Ali Zardari has said.Poverty, lack of ... Read more...

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No time-frame for return to India: Madhuri Dixit


September 21st, 2011 - 12:14 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 20 (IANS) Bollywood diva Madhuri Dixit says her decision to return to India was taken a while ago and was based on a belief that they could do ... Read more...

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India must take lead to conclude global trade talks: Pascal Lamy


September 11th, 2011 - 2:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 11 (IANS) Failure of the 10-year old Doha development round will weaken the legitimacy of the World Trade Organisation (WTO) and countries like India must take the ... Read more...

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Zardari discusses anti-terror with US senators


August 28th, 2011 - 2:59 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 28 (IANS) A delegation of US senators has met Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari to discuss matters related to mutual cooperation and the fight against terrorism, an ... Read more...

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Protests spread across Karnataka against Hazare’s arrest (Lead)


August 16th, 2011 - 9:30 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Aug 16 (IANS) Thousands of people, including college and school students, came out on the streets Tuesday across cities and towns in Karnataka protesting the arrest of civil ... Read more...

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Cash-for-votes scandal: Apex court rebukes Delhi Police (Lead)


August 5th, 2011 - 10:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 5 (IANS) The Supreme Court Friday rebuked Delhi Police for its tardy probe into the cash-for-votes scandal of 2008, when the Congress-led central government was accused of ... Read more...

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Zardari to US: Need clear terms of engagement on terror war


August 2nd, 2011 - 12:37 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 2 (IANS) The terms of engagement between the US and Pakistan in the war against terror should be clearly defined so that conflicting positions and unilateral actions ... Read more...

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HI, IHF talks suspended over contentious issues


July 15th, 2011 - 11:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 15 (IANS) The talks between the officials of Hockey India (HI) and the Indian Hockey Federation (IHF) were suspended Friday over three contentious issues which they feel ... Read more...

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Child rights panel mulls action on girl’s blinding


June 19th, 2011 - 8:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 19 (IANS) National Commission for Protection of Child Rights (NCPCR) Chairperson Shantha Sinha Sunday condemned the blinding of a minor Dalit girl in Uttar Pradesh when she ... Read more...

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Deep shame over Osama’s killing in Pakistan, says daily


May 4th, 2011 - 12:24 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, May 4 (IANS) The fact that Osama bin Laden was living right under the "military's nose" added to the way in which he was killed were matters of deep ... Read more...

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India to work closely with Malaysia: Krishna


May 3rd, 2011 - 2:41 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, May 3 (ANI): Emphasising the need for reforming UN Security Council, External Affairs Minister S.M Krishna said India will work closely with Malaysia and other UN members in taking the ... Read more...

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Sports minister asks IOA to elect new president (Lead)


April 25th, 2011 - 7:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 25 (IANS) Sports Minister Ajay Maken Monday directed the Indian Olympic Association (IOA) to select a new president after the CBI arrested Suresh Kalmadi, former chairman of ... Read more...

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