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Russia condemns attacks on journalists in Syria


August 15th, 2012 - 10:29 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Aug 15 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russia has strongly condemned attacks on journalists in Syria and has called on countries that have influence on Syrian rebels to take steps to ensure ... Read more...

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Hindu groups demand ban on Muslim bodies


August 13th, 2012 - 10:02 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 13 (IANS) Several pro-Hindu groups Monday demanded a ban on "fanatical" Muslim bodies and the arrest of their leaders whose fiery speeches sparked violence leaving two dead ... Read more...

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9/11 attack mastermind on trial in Guantanamo


May 6th, 2012 - 2:36 am ICT by IANS
Washington, May 6 (IANS) Khalid Sheikh Mohammed, the alleged mastermind behind the 9/11 terror attack, and four other suspects Saturday appeared at a US military tribunal at Guantanamo Bay.The arraignment ... Read more...

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Ban arrives in Myanmar


April 29th, 2012 - 4:46 pm ICT by IANS
Yangon, April 29 (IANS) UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon arrived here Sunday on a three-day official visit to Myanmar.Ban will meet President U Thein Sein in Nay Pyi Taw ... Read more...

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Norway judge dismissed over call to execute killer


April 18th, 2012 - 10:18 am ICT by IANS
Oslo, April 18 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A judge in the trial of Norwegian mass killer Anders Breivik was dismissed for his online comment that the anti-Muslim extremist who murdered 77 ... Read more...

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Media can battle evil of paid news on its own: PM (Second Lead)


January 2nd, 2012 - 8:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 2 (IANS) Expressing concern over the practice of paid news in the Indian media, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Monday said there should be no "external control" ... Read more...

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Syria suspended from Arab League


November 13th, 2011 - 12:22 am ICT by IANS
Cairo, Nov 12 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The Arab League Saturday suspended Syria, Qatari Prime Minister Hamad bin Jassim Al Thani announced.The regional body will impose harsh economic and political sanctions against ... Read more...

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Apple to hold Steve Jobs memorial Sunday


October 15th, 2011 - 8:50 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Oct 15 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Apple Inc. has extended invitations to Silicon Valley's big names to attend a private memorial service for late Steve Jobs Sunday, the Wall Street Journal ... Read more...

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Slain journalist cremated in Mumbai (Lead)


June 12th, 2011 - 3:59 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 12 (IANS) Veteran journalist Jyotirmoy Dey, who used to report on the Mumbai mafia and was apparently shot dead by the underworld a day earlier, was cremated here ... Read more...

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Russia to regulate internet


April 30th, 2011 - 10:55 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, April 30 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russia will "make the right choice" on regulating the internet, President Dmitry Medvedev has said, hinting that the government did not intend to impose bans ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Reopening Zulfikar Ali Bhutto case will strengthen Pak judiciary: Awan


April 2nd, 2011 - 5:19 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, April 2(ANI): The reopening of the Zulfikar Ali Bhutto case will strengthen Pakistan's judiciary, Law Minister Babar Awan has said.On Friday, President Asif Ali Zardari signed the reference seeking to reopen ... Read more...

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Malaysian Police confirms sex video featuring top politician as genuine


April 2nd, 2011 - 1:41 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, Apr.2 (ANI): Malaysian Inspector-General of Police Ismail Omar has said experts have confirmed that the sex video clip featuring top opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim has not been doctored.The Datuk ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Mizoram forms ethnic committee to oversee performance


March 19th, 2011 - 3:52 pm ICT by IANS
Aizawl, March 19 (IANS) An ethnic committee comprising people from all walks of life has been formed to oversee the performance of the Mizoram government and its various administrative actions, ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Mizoram annual plan 2011-12 finalized


March 18th, 2011 - 8:16 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 18(ANI): The annual plan for Mizoram for the year 2011-12 was finalized here today at a meeting between Deputy Chairman of Planning Commission Montek Singh Ahluwalia and Mizoram Chief ... Read more...

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Lara-Mahesh wedding: Time to highlight Goa’s disappeared beach


February 18th, 2011 - 6:00 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Feb 18 (IANS) A walk on the Sinquerim beach may be what Bollywood heart-throb Lara Dutta and tennis pro Mahesh Bhupathi look forward to after their wedding here Saturday. But ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Gilani most corrupt person in Pakistan’s history: Azam Khan Swati


January 6th, 2011 - 6:16 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Jan 6(ANI): Former Minister for Science and Technology Azam Khan Swati has called Pakistan Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani as the most corrupt person in the country's 63-year history.Speaking to ... Read more...

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Kashmir dispute between India-Pak continues to hold international relevance: Qureshi


November 17th, 2010 - 5:28 pm ICT by ANI
Multan, Nov 17 (ANI): Despite the US-India ties, the Kashmir issue continues to hold international relevance, Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi has said.Speaking to media representatives after the Eidul Azha prayer ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Is there a China-India race in Africa? (Comment)


November 14th, 2010 - 3:18 pm ICT by IANS
By Rajiv Bhatia Once again Prime Minister Manmohan Singh asserted recently, while answering a journalist, that the world was large enough to accommodate the growth ambitions of both India and China. In ... Read more...

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Lashkar-i-Jhangvi behind Karachi CID building attack: Rehman Malik


November 12th, 2010 - 5:57 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Nov 12 (ANI): The Lashkar-i-Jhangvi (LJ) was behind the terror attack on the Crime Investigation Department (CID) office building in Karachi on Thursday night, Pakistan Interior Minister Rehman Malik has ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Pak Law Minister’s ‘1 million rupees cheque’ too hot for SCBA President to handle!


October 19th, 2010 - 5:37 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Oct 19 (ANI): Pakistan Supreme Court Bar Association (SCBA) President Qazi Anwar has returned the one million-rupees cheque given to the association by Law Minister Babar Awan.Speaking to media representatives outside ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Musharraf has the right to enter politics: Zardari


October 8th, 2010 - 4:23 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Oct 8 (ANI): Former military ruler Pervez Musharraf has a right to take part in politics, Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari has stated.During an interaction with media representatives, Zardari said ... Read more...

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Indian, Lankan fishermen bodies discuss trans-border fishing options


August 21st, 2010 - 12:41 pm ICT by ANI
Chennai, Aug.21 (ANI): Representatives of fisherman's associations from India and Sri Lanka are currently engaged in a dialogue from August 20 to 22 here, and, issues such as trans-border fishing and the ... Read more...

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Chinese officials to crackdown on age cheats


July 29th, 2010 - 5:45 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, July 29 (ANI): Ahead of the 2010 Youth Olympics, the Chinese athletics officials are resolute that there should be no more under-age scandal issues, which witnessed Chinese gymnast Dong Fangxiao stripped ... Read more...

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Unlike Guangzhou, New Delhi still not prepared for media accreditation of CWG


July 28th, 2010 - 6:20 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 28 (ANI): The 16th Asian Games to be held in the Chinese city of Guangzhou will see July 31 as the close of media accreditation for the Games, but ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Editors Guild disappointed over media accreditation for Commonwealth


July 12th, 2010 - 9:16 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 12 (ANI): The Editors Guild of India has noted with dismay the manner in which media accreditation is being done for the 2010 Commonwealth Games.Four print media representatives ... Read more...

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Nawaz tried to befool Pak with resolution against media: Awan


July 12th, 2010 - 6:07 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, July 12(ANI): Referring to the Punjab Assembly's resolution against the media, Federal Minister for Law, Justice and Parliamentary Affairs Babar Awan has said that Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) chief Nawaz ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Mindy Lawton Reveals New Information About Her Affair With Tiger Woods


April 1st, 2010 - 7:10 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Apr 1, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The already affected image of the world's number one golfer, Tiger Woods has received one more blow from his mistress Mindy Lawton. According to the reports, ... Read more...

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Water Damages Ceiling Of Nero’s Golden Palace


March 31st, 2010 - 9:49 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Rome, Mar 31, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The recent news that the ceiling of Nero's Golden Palace in Rome, which is known as Domus Aurea, has been damaged on Tuesday has once ... Read more...

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Michael Jackson’s Dad To File Legal Case On Physician


March 31st, 2010 - 9:13 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Mar 31, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Michael Jackson, the legendary singer, who was known as the "King Of Pop" had left the world last year. The death of this legendary pop singer ... Read more...

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Dwight Gooden Arrested With DUI Charges


March 25th, 2010 - 9:20 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Mar 25, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Dwight Gooden, who happened to be one of the most talented pitchers of the National League baseball games, failed to make some glorious records in the ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Dennis Hopper’s Attorney Files Declaration: The Actor Is ‘Terminally Ill’


March 25th, 2010 - 8:47 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Los Angeles, Mar 25, (THAINDIAN NEWS) It appears the veteran actor, Dennis Hopper who will be always remembered for his outstanding role in the movie "Easy Rider" is experiencing some ... Read more...

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Woman Who Faked Breast Cancer Pleads Guilty


March 10th, 2010 - 8:36 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Tennessee, Mar 10, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Breast cancer is one of the most critical diseases in women. Though proper diagnosis of the disease can save the life of a person, reports ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Julius Peppers Enters Six Years Deal With Chicago Bears


March 6th, 2010 - 8:56 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Chicago, Mar 6, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Chicago Bears fans have some reasons to be happy as the management of the team has decided to sign some of the best players of ... Read more...

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Afghanistan plans ban on live coverage of Taliban attacks


March 3rd, 2010 - 6:09 am ICT by IANS
Kabul, March 3 (DPA) The Afghan government intends to ban live media coverage of Taliban attacks because it has evidence that militants have used live footage to direct their fighters on ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Media walks out of hockey World Cup promotional event (Lead)


February 24th, 2010 - 6:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 24 (IANS) The media Wednesday staged a boycott at a promotional event of the forthcoming hockey World Cup here over the strict restrictions imposed by the International Hockey Federation ... Read more...

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