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We respect CAG, says Congress after BJP complains to president


September 12th, 2012 - 10:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 12 (IANS) Two days after it attacked the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) by questioning the credibility of its report on the coal blocks allocation, the ... Read more...

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Congress questions CAG’s credibility on coal report (Lead)


September 11th, 2012 - 1:20 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 10 (IANS) The Congress Monday attacked the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG), India's official auditor, by questioning the credibility of its report on the ... Read more...

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Congress questions CAG’s credibility on coal report


September 10th, 2012 - 8:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 10 (IANS) The Congress Monday attacked the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG), India's official auditor, by questioning the credibility of its report on the coal blocks ... Read more...

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India must consolidate engagement with CELAC (Comment)


August 17th, 2012 - 11:24 am ICT by IANS
On Aug 7, Chile's Foreign Minister Alfredo Moreno, on an official visit to India, had a wider agenda than his ministry's brief. He was in Delhi representing the recently formed Community ... Read more...

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Clinton’s India visit: Afghanistan, Iran, n-deal on agenda


May 4th, 2012 - 3:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 4 (IANS) Afghanistan, Iran and progress in the nuclear deal are among the key issues that US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton is expected to discuss ... Read more...

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Two drug peddlers jailed for 10 years


April 24th, 2012 - 11:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 24 (IANS) Two men, arrested in September 2009 for possessing 58 kg of cannabis, have been sentenced to 10 years imprisonment by a court here.Special Narcotic Drugs ... Read more...

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Apex court reserves order on Chidambaram in 2G case (Lead)


April 24th, 2012 - 8:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 24 (IANS) The Supreme Court Tuesday reserved its order on whether to issue notice to union Home Minister P. Chidambaram on a plea of Janata Party ... Read more...

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Sohrabuddin case: Shah opposes apex court’s CBI probe order


November 24th, 2011 - 10:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 24 (IANS) The Supreme Court was told Thursday that its 2010 order directing the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) to probe the 2005 Sohrabuddin Sheikh staged shootout ... Read more...

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Court offers shield to life insurance agents


May 23rd, 2011 - 7:03 pm ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, May 23 (IANS) A life insurance company cannot terminate the services of its agent on the grounds of suppression of facts related to a policy seeker unless he or ... Read more...

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India to work with Kazakhstan in bringing peace, development


April 16th, 2011 - 5:11 pm ICT by ANI
Astana, Apr 16 (ANI): Emphasising that Kazakhstan has a key role to play in bringing peace and development to Central Asia, the Prime Minister, Dr. Manmohan Singh, on Saturday said India ... Read more...

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PM-Obama deep bonding visible once again (Lead)


November 8th, 2010 - 5:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 8 (IANS) Their "warmth" for each other was once again visible for all to see on Monday when both Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and visiting US President ... Read more...

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India-US to strengthen cooperation to tackle nuclear terrorism


November 8th, 2010 - 5:51 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov 8 (ANI): The Prime Minister, Dr Manmohan Singh, on Monday said both India and the United States have put forth a common vision of a world without nuclear ... Read more...

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PM calls Obama ’sincere and valued friend’


November 8th, 2010 - 3:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 8 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Monday described US President Barack Obama as a "sincere and valued" friend of India."President Obama is a sincere and valued friend of ... Read more...

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Ethnic Indians bat for Malaysian projects in India


October 29th, 2010 - 5:08 pm ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, Oct 29 (IANS) Two ethnic Indian leaders joined Malaysian deputy prime minister Muhyiddin Yassin in seeking more investments in India's infrastructure sectors when they met Prime Minister Manmohan Singh.Yassin, ... Read more...

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Graft case: Shimla court summons Virbhadra Singh, wife (Lead)


October 23rd, 2010 - 9:36 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Oct 23 (IANS) A local court Saturday asked union Steel Minister Virbhadra Singh to be present in court Nov 27 in a corruption case registered against him by the state's vigilance ... Read more...

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BJP flags fresh concerns on nuclear bill


August 19th, 2010 - 10:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 19 (IANS) A day after an ostensible meeting of minds between the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and the government on the contentious civil nuclear liability bill, the ... Read more...

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How brains help people ‘click’ in conversations


July 27th, 2010 - 4:34 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 27 (ANI): When two people "click" in a conversation, they are said to have a meeting of minds. Now science has proven the same.The evidence comes from fMRI scans of ... Read more...

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Ban, Cameron meet on global challenges


July 22nd, 2010 - 9:15 am ICT by IANS
United Nations, July 22 (IANS) UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon and British Prime Minister David Cameron have exchanged views on the current global challenges, a Downing Street spokesman said. The meeting kicked off ... Read more...

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I think it is very important for any actor to struggle before he or she is able to get a break - Dimple Kapadia


April 1st, 2010 - 5:16 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
April 1, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): On the eve of the release of her latest film Tum Milo Toh Sahi, Dimple Kapadia tells Jyothi Venkatesh over a cup of coffee at the ... Read more...

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‘Tum Milo Toh Sahi’ about timeless love (IANS Preview)


March 30th, 2010 - 3:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 30 (IANS) Love knows no age or time - this is the theme of director Kabir Sadanand's romantic comedy "Tum Milo Toh Sahi", which is releasing Friday. Produced by ... Read more...

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India, Germany discuss anti-terror pact, financial crisis


February 2nd, 2010 - 2:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 2 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Tuesday held talks with German President Horst Koehler to scale up economic ties and enhance bilateral cooperation in combating terrorism. The two ... Read more...

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India hopes Rajapaksa win will give stability to Sri Lanka


January 28th, 2010 - 4:27 pm ICT by IANS
By M.R. Narayan Swamy New Delhi, Jan 28 (IANS) Quietly happy over Sri Lanka's electoral outcome, India hopes that the victory of President Mahinda Rajapaksa will lead to political stability in a country ... Read more...

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Manmohan Singh invites Indians abroad to join country’s growth story


November 26th, 2009 - 11:03 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Nov 26 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh has invited people of Indian origin abroad to take advantage of modern technology and flexible policies to build a "true intellectual ... Read more...

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Vibrant Indian-Americans can contribute to solving 21st century challenges: PM


November 26th, 2009 - 9:12 am ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov.26 (ANI): Expressing deep appreciation for the enormous contribution the Indian-American community's creativity, hard work and good citizenship in bringing India and America together, Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh said ... Read more...

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India, US at last getting to more deal making than deal breaking


November 23rd, 2009 - 7:53 am ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov. 23 (ANI): Even if it is only the climate change issue, it seems like Indo-US relations are making a paradigm shift from deal breaking to deal making.Sources said that ... Read more...

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Pakistani PM lauds Manmohan’s ’statesmanship’ (Lead)


July 30th, 2009 - 3:11 pm ICT by IANS
Indo-Asian News Service Islamabad, July 30 (IANS) Pakistani Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani has lauded the "statesmanship" of his Indian counterpart, terming Manmohan Singh's statement in parliament on subcontinental ties a "bold ... Read more...

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Gilani endorses Manmohan Singh’s view, says talks only way forward


July 30th, 2009 - 1:16 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, July 30 (ANI): Commending his Indian counterpart Dr. Manmohan Singh's 'bold vision' for peace and stability for the region, Pakistan Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani has said both he and ... Read more...

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Gilani praises Manmohan Singh’s ‘bold vision of peace’


July 30th, 2009 - 1:15 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, July 30 (IANS) Pakistan's Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani has lauded his Indian counterpart Manmohan Singh after positive remarks by the Indian premier in parliament on the peace process with ... Read more...

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Rushdie’s new woman Glenn explains falling for him


February 15th, 2009 - 12:37 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 15 (IANS) The 32-year-old actress Pia Glenn explains her relationship with the acclaimed 61-year-old author Salman Rushdie as a "meeting of the minds".According to dailymail.co.uk, Glenn in her first interview ... Read more...

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This time, SAARC literature fest will be peace pilgrimage


February 8th, 2009 - 1:37 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, Feb 8 (IANS) With the Mumbai terror attacks scarring people's sensibilities, the 29th SAARC Festival of Literature here next month could well turn into a peace pilgrimage for the 100-plus literary ... Read more...

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PM arrives in Beijing to attend ASEM-7


October 23rd, 2008 - 8:47 pm ICT by ANI
By Naveen KapoorBeijing, Oct 23 (ANI): Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh on Thursday arrived in Beijing to attend the seventh Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM-7) scheduled from Friday after his three-day visit to ... Read more...

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South African minister lauds India’s efforts in apartheid struggle


August 16th, 2008 - 3:11 pm ICT by IANS
By Fakir Hassen Pretoria, Aug 16 (IANS) South African Minister of Arts and Culture Pallo Jordan has lauded the pioneering efforts of India in the country's fight against apartheid. He also said India ... Read more...

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Pakistani media underplays peace talks


May 22nd, 2008 - 1:59 pm ICT by admin
Islamabad, May 22 (IANS) The Pakistani media Thursday underplayed the fourth round of the composite dialogue between India and Pakistan that concluded with the signing of an agreement for consular access to ... Read more...

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Exercise Aman Sena begins at College of Defence Management


May 21st, 2008 - 8:09 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, May 21(ANI) : Exercise Aman Sena, an international exercise on United Nations mandated, multidimensional, integrated and peace support operations commenced at the College of Defence Management (CDM), Secunderabad today. ... Read more...

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First India-Bhutan rail link soon: PM (Lead)


May 17th, 2008 - 9:34 pm ICT by admin
By Murali Krishnan Thimphu, May 17 (IANS) The first rail link between India and Bhutan will be built soon, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh announced Saturday as he pledged Rs.100 billion ($2.5 billion) over ... Read more...

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