losing the battle

Keep off Manchester, Liverpool, Birmingham areas: UN official


February 28th, 2012 - 10:09 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 28 (IANS) A top UN official has asked people not to visit certain areas of Manchester, Liverpool and Birmingham as those were places where the law was losing ... Read more...

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Obama seeks pragmatic approach towards Middle East crisis


March 11th, 2011 - 6:13 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 11 (ANI): US President Barack Obama has called for a pragmatic approach towards dealing with the current unrest in the Middle East.Obama's National Security Adviser, Thomas E. Donilon, deflected ... Read more...

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Pakistan in deep economic mess, says Pakistani daily


January 23rd, 2011 - 12:57 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Jan 23 (IANS) The economic policies being pursued by Pakistan are "neither sound nor equitable", a leading Pakistani daily said, adding that this "is evident from the deep economic mess the ... Read more...

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Nevada Wolf Pack Brings An End To Boise State Broncos’ Unbeaten Season


November 27th, 2010 - 8:18 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Nov 27, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Friday night once again unfolded one more drama, this time in Reno, where the Nevada Wolf Pack reigned supreme over the Boise State Broncos. The first ... Read more...

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Bristol Palin Fails To Grab Mirror-Ball Trophy On “Dancing With The Stars”


November 24th, 2010 - 7:16 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Nov 24, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Speculations were running high after outstanding performances on Monday night in the finale of "Dancing with the Stars". The three finalists Jennifer Grey, Kyle Massey and ... Read more...

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Deathly Hallows Or Beaking Dawn: Which Film Will Set A Box Office Record?


November 23rd, 2010 - 5:20 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Since 2008, when the first 'Twilight' movie hit the big screen, it has been giving a tough competition to the 'Harry Potter' films. It can be termed as a war of ... Read more...

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Environmental activists supporting nuclear power and GM


November 1st, 2010 - 4:19 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 1 (ANI): After revolting against genetically modified foods and nuclear power for decades, leading environmental campaigners have performed a u-turn on the two key technologies.Opposing nuclear power meant encouraging use ... Read more...

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‘Britain must ban burqa to beat terrorism’


October 16th, 2010 - 7:20 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 16 (IANS) Britain must ban the burqa if it wants to win the battle against Islamic extremism, an ally of French President Nicolas Sarkozy has said.Jacques Myard, a senior ally ... Read more...

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Britain losing battle against Islamic extremists, claims French ‘burka ban architect’ MP


October 16th, 2010 - 1:39 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 16 (ANI): French MP Jacques Myard, who is the architect of the burka ban in the country, has said that Britain is 'losing the battle against Islamic extremism' by failing ... Read more...

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Oz dollar hits parity with US greenback for first time since floated in 1983


October 16th, 2010 - 1:10 pm ICT by ANI
Canberra, Oct 16 (ANI): The Australian dollar has reportedly reached parity with the US dollar for the first time since it was floated in December 1983.According to News.com.au, the Australian currency reached ... Read more...

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Actress Jackie Burroughs dies at 71 years


September 24th, 2010 - 8:11 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Sep 24 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Canadian actress Jackie Burroughs passed away. She was 71 years old. She died after losing the battle against stomach cancer.She had been acting all her life and gained ... Read more...

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Afghan war ‘lost cause’ for US: Gul


August 7th, 2010 - 3:15 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug.7 (ANI): Describing the US led war against the Taliban and Al-Qaeda in Afghanistan as a "lost cause", former Inter Services Intelligence (ISI) chief Hamid Gul has said that Washington ... Read more...

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Cameron rejects Zardari’s assertions on war against Taliban being lost


August 4th, 2010 - 12:46 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 4 (ANI): British Prime Minister David Cameron has rejected assertions made by Pakistan's President Asif Ali Zardari that "the battle of hearts and minds" is being lost in Afghanistan.Zardari, ... Read more...

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Zardari says NATO forces losing war against Taliban


August 3rd, 2010 - 7:36 pm ICT by ANI
Paris, Aug.3 (ANI): In an interview given to the French daily Le Monde, Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari has said that NATO forces are losing the battle against the Taliban because ... Read more...

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Lindsay Lohan and Samantha Ronson reunite in the wake of her jail sentence


July 13th, 2010 - 9:43 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, July 13 (THAINDIAN NEWS) These are tough times for Lindsay Lohan but her troubles seem to be bringing her some lost love. The Hollywood actress had a bitter ... Read more...

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60 Minutes: Lost children of Haiti


July 12th, 2010 - 9:51 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York City, July 12 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The earthquake in Haiti may have happened sometime ago, but its effects are still being felt by the residents of the country. The natural ... Read more...

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Cleopatra died from lethal drug cocktail


June 30th, 2010 - 11:45 am ICT by IANS
London, June 30 (IANS) Legendary Egyptian queen Cleopatra did not die of a snake bite as is believed but died of a drug cocktail instead, a researcher has claimed. The lethal drug ... Read more...

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Tiger Woods losing battle to save his marriage, say friends


April 15th, 2010 - 9:30 am ICT by ANI
Los Angeles (US), Apr.15 (ANI): Golfing great Tiger Woods is losing the battle to save his marriage and his wife Elin Nordegren may file for divorce soon, according to friends.According ... Read more...

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Death toll in suicide attack during volleyball match in Pak mounts to 90


January 2nd, 2010 - 12:26 pm ICT by ANI
Peshawar, Jan.2 (ANI): The death toll in Friday's suicide attack in Shah Hassankhel town of Laki Marwat in the North West Frontier Province (NWFP), which occurred during a volley ball match, has ... Read more...

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Alaina Reed Amini Dies At 63


December 22nd, 2009 - 6:42 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri, Dec.22, (THAINDIAN NEWS) A day after the world lost Brittany Murphy, comes the news of the death of Alaina Reed Amini of the 'Sesame Street'. The 63-year-old Broadway star succumbed ... Read more...

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Indian Government says it has a plan to deal with Maoist violence


November 22nd, 2009 - 2:31 am ICT by ANI
By Smita PrakashGeneva, Nov.21 (ANI): The Indian Government has said that it has a plan in place to deal with the vexed issue of Maoist violence.According to sources accompanying the Prime ... Read more...

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Centre signs tripartite agreement with Rajasthan and NTCA to conserve Tigers


July 26th, 2009 - 1:36 pm ICT by ANI
Sariska (Rajasthan), July 26 (ANI): The Union Government, has signed a tripartite agreement with the Rajasthan Government and the National Tiger Conservation Authority (NTCA) for the conservation of tiger in the Sariska ... Read more...

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US, NATO losing in Afghanistan, says former British diplomat


July 1st, 2009 - 7:57 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 1 (IANS) The foreign troops in Afghanistan are losing the battle against militants because their leaders don't know how to handle the war, a former British diplomat has said. "We're ... Read more...

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Chelsea’s Ancelotti fishing for striker Aguero


June 10th, 2009 - 7:59 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 10 (IANS) After losing the battle to sign Kaka, Chelsea manager Carlo Ancelotti is now eyeing Atletico Madrid striker Sergio Aguero for 45 million pounds. The 21-year-old Argentina international scored ... Read more...

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Out of power, Nepal Maoists to wage new war in parliament


May 5th, 2009 - 1:48 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, May 5 (IANS) Losing the battle against the army chief and compelled to quit after being deserted by its allies, Nepal's Maoist party Tuesday said it would now take ... Read more...

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Egyptian dig may reveal tombs of Anthony and Cleopatra


April 16th, 2009 - 12:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 16 (ANI): Archaeologists are all set to search three sites in Egypt that they say may contain the tomb of doomed lovers Anthony and Cleopatra.According to a report ... Read more...

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Carbon sinks losing the battle with rising emissions


March 18th, 2009 - 12:46 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 18 (ANI): Scientists at the international Copenhagen Climate Change Conference have determined that the stabilizing influence that land and ocean carbon sinks have on rising greenhouse gas emissions is ... Read more...

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World is fast losing battle over tropical habitat loss


June 26th, 2008 - 1:28 pm ICT by ANI
Canberra, June 26 (ANI): A new review by University of Adelaide researchers has shown that the world is losing the battle over tropical habitat loss, with potentially disastrous implications for biodiversity ... Read more...

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US comfortable with new Pak govts tolerance over unilateral strikes against Qaeda


May 31st, 2008 - 4:16 pm ICT by admin
Washington , May 31 (ANI): US intelligence agency CIA chief Michael V Hayden has said that they were comfortable with the new administration in Islamabad in as far as being as ... Read more...

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Bollywood actors come together to save tigers


May 19th, 2008 - 3:52 pm ICT by admin
Mumbai, May 19 (ANI): Bollywood actors have joined hands with World Wildlife Fund (WWF), to create awareness in the country about the need to save the tiger. Actor Farooq Sheikh stressed on ... Read more...

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Scepticism growing in US over Musharraf


November 16th, 2007 - 4:24 pm ICT by admin
Islamabad, Nov.16 (ANI): Western diplomats have said that there is growing scepticism in Washington about President General Musharrafs hopes of ending the political crisis engulfing Pakistan for the last several months. A ... Read more...

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