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‘Emerging Kerala’ runs into protesting Kerala

September 12th, 2012 - 2:25 pm ICT by IANS
Kochi, Sep 12 (IANS) "Emerging Kerala", the three-day event meant to showcase the state to potential investors, ran into a wall of protest on the very day of its ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

‘Afghanistan’s future lies in strengthening democracy, checking corruption’

August 9th, 2012 - 1:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 9 (IANS) The future of Afghanistan depends upon how it strengthens its fledgling democratic institutions and arrests corruption, says Sujeet Sarkar, the author of a ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Army doesn’t have answers to Pakistan’s problems: Daily

July 14th, 2012 - 2:20 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, July 14 (IANS) An unprecedented public consensus in the country is that the army "does not have the answers to Pakistan's problems" and should stay out of governance ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Blanchett criticised over tax scheme campaign

May 30th, 2011 - 10:17 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 30 (IANS) Oscar-winning actress Cate Blanchett has attracted the wrath of Australians after agreeing to promote a controversial tax scheme in her native country.The actress appears in ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Possible Muslim Brotherhood govt “mother of all fears,” for Egypt’s Christians

February 8th, 2011 - 2:17 pm ICT by ANI
Cairo, Feb 8 (ANI): Amid massive protests across the country calling for Hosni Mubarak's resignation, Christians in Egypt, who make up about 10 percent of the population, are reportedly living in fear ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Gen. Petraeus facing resistance from Karzai over village defense forces

July 10th, 2010 - 1:52 pm ICT by ANI
Kabul, July 10 (ANI): Afghanistan President Hamid Karzai has reportedly raised objections to an American plan to create Afghan village defence forces to fight the Taliban. According to a Washington Post ... Read more...

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Big Ten Adds Nebraska Cornhuskers

June 12th, 2010 - 8:50 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Lincoln, June 12, (THAINDIAN NEWS) After on Thursday Nebraska Cornhuskers regents decided to join the Big Ten conference, the presidents and the chancellors of the Big Ten unanimously welcomed the ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Osama urges Europe to withdraw forces from Afghanistan

September 26th, 2009 - 12:30 am ICT by IANS
Cairo/Berlin, Sep 25 (DPA) A new message purported to be from Al Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden urged European nations Friday to end their alliance with the US and withdraw their forces ... Read more...

Posted in World |

States being consulted on broadcast bill: Minister

July 13th, 2009 - 7:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 13 (IANS) A broadcast bill that aims at monitoring and regulating the content of the electronic media is being examined in consultation with various stakeholders, including the state ... Read more...

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Bangladeshi experts to visit controversial Indian dam project

June 16th, 2009 - 8:53 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, June 16 (DPA) A Bangladeshi team of parliamentarians and water experts is to visit an Indian dam construction project to assess its possible ecological effects on the country, a parliamentary ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Indian Media’s incorrect reporting will backfire on us, say Indian Australians

June 2nd, 2009 - 4:44 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, June 2(ANI): Indian nationals living in Australia have expressed deep concern over the manner in which the Indian media has covered the recent Australian assaults on students and many consider ... Read more...

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Kashmiris express concern over crisis in Pakistan

March 14th, 2009 - 4:43 pm ICT by ANI
Srinagar, Mar 14 (ANI): The crisis in Pakistan has triggered concern among people in Jammu and Kashmir. According to people in Srinagar, anything happening in Pakistan has a direct impact on India ... Read more...

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Many fear Obama may be assassinated before making it to the White House

November 6th, 2008 - 1:15 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 6 (ANI): Within hours after getting elected to become the first Black US President, Brack Obama was under way a military style operation as many fear that the 44 ... Read more...

Posted in National |

One dead as strong aftershock hits China quake areas (Lead)

May 25th, 2008 - 7:47 pm ICT by admin
Xinhua Chengdu (China), May 25 (Xinhua) One person was killed and 25 people were seriously injured when an aftershock measuring 6.4 on the Richter scale jolted Qingchuan county of southwest China's Sichuan province ... Read more...

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