Centre, states to discuss food bill (Lead)

February 6th, 2012 - 6:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 6 (IANS) The government has convened a two-day meet of state food and agriculture ministers beginning Wednesday to iron out differences over the National Food Security ... Read more...

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Nepal awaits prime minister’s resignation

August 13th, 2011 - 2:40 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Aug 13 (IANS) Caught between an implacable opposition and a feckless ally, Nepal's Prime Minister Jhala Nath Khanal began to make last-ditch attempts to save his floundering government Saturday ... Read more...

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TDP, TRS legislators to quit again, Congress still undecided (Lead)

July 24th, 2011 - 6:52 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, July 24 (IANS) A day after the Andhra Pradesh assembly speaker rejected the resignations of 101 legislators from Telangana, those belonging to opposition Telugu Desam Party (TDP) Sunday ... Read more...

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Wen to visit Delhi this year as India, China strive for harmony (Roundup)

October 29th, 2010 - 2:52 pm ICT by IANS
By Minu Jain Hanoi, Oct 29 (IANS) China reached out to India Friday amid continuing undercurrents of tension, with Premier Wen Jiabao telling Prime Minister Manmohan Singh at the outset of their ... Read more...

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No EU enlargement without Lisbon Treaty: Sarkozy

June 20th, 2008 - 11:21 am ICT by IANS
DPA Brussels, June 20 (DPA) The European Union (EU) will not accept any new member states until its reforming Lisbon Treaty comes into force, French President Nicolas Sarkozy said Friday. "Without the Lisbon ... Read more...

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Zimbabwe opposition leader charged with treason

June 20th, 2008 - 11:14 am ICT by IANS
DPA Johannesburg/Harare, June 20 (DPA) Tendai Biti, an outspoken leader of Zimbabwe's opposition, has been officially charged with treason in a Harare court. Arrested June 12 at Harare International Airport on arrival from ... Read more...

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Green tea ingredient may inhibit breast cancer growth

April 8th, 2008 - 12:57 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Apr 8 (ANI): A major component found in green tea can significantly inhibit tumour growth in breast cancer patients, according to a new study.The study, by researchers from University of ... Read more...

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Bush confident of stimulus package amid sharp job losses

March 8th, 2008 - 7:06 am ICT by admin
DPA Washington, March 8 (DPA) US President George W. Bush defended the actions his administration has taken to bolster the lagging US economy amid a report Friday of a sharp loss of jobs ... Read more...

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