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US military seeks greater engagement with India


June 8th, 2012 - 10:46 am ICT by IANS
Washington, June 8 (IANS) The United States aspires to have greater engagement with India sitting on an enormously important geostrategic location on the sea lines of communication from the ... Read more...

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UOR Hotel to set up Indian restaurants in US and Mideast


December 23rd, 2011 - 5:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 23 (IANS) Under One Roof (UOR) Hotel Consultants Friday said it is setting up more than three restaurants in the Middle East and another two in the ... Read more...

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We face an historic opportunity in Mideast: Obama


May 20th, 2011 - 12:46 am ICT by IANS
Washington, May 19 (IANS) Laying out his vision for America's role in the Middle East, President Barack Obama Thursday pledged US support for fledgling democracies across the region, saying: ... Read more...

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President Obama discusses Middle East situation with Canadian PM Harper


June 1st, 2010 - 5:44 am ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON D.C. (BNO NEWS) – U.S. President Barack Obama discussed with Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper about the Middle East situation on Monday, the White House announced.Obama spoke with PM Harper about ... Read more...

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Half of Egyptian children below poverty line: Unicef


February 19th, 2010 - 1:33 am ICT by IANS
Cairo, Feb 19 (DPA) Nearly half of Egypt's children live on less than $2 a day, a new study by Unicef, the UN agency for children, said in a report published Thursday. Despite ... Read more...

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Obama scores on foreign policy, loses on budget issues


June 9th, 2009 - 1:48 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, June 9 (IANS) Americans give President Barack Obama high marks on handling foreign affairs, the economy, terrorism and the situation in the Mideast, but the deficit mounting and ... Read more...

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Obamas eye sightseeing weekend in Paris


June 5th, 2009 - 12:22 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 5 (ANI): The Obamas are set to say hello to the Eiffel Tower, for the US First Family is planning a weekend sightseeing trip to Paris.First Lady Michelle along ... Read more...

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Mideast status quo benefits extremists: Sarkozy


March 2nd, 2009 - 4:30 pm ICT by IANS
Sharm al-Sheikh (Egypt), March 2 (DPA) French President Nicolas Sarkozy, speaking at the opening of an international donors conference in the Egyptian resort city of Sharm al-Sheikh Monday, urged a swift and ... Read more...

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‘World air traffic to fall in 2009′


January 26th, 2009 - 12:54 am ICT by IANS
Amman, Jan 25 (DPA) The world's air traffic is expected to shrink "tangibly" in 2009 due to the global financial crisis and the deepening recession, a senior official of the International Air ... Read more...

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New US envoys to Mideast, Afghanistan and Pakistan announced


January 23rd, 2009 - 3:35 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 23 (Xinhua) New US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton Thursday announced the country's new envoys to Middle East, and Afghanistan and Pakistan.Richard Holbrook, the former US Ambassador to UN, was ... Read more...

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Obama committed to peace in Middle East


December 29th, 2008 - 3:46 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 29 (ANI): In a statement given to a news channel, Obamas senior White House advisor David Axelrod has said that the renewed conflict in the Mideast is now a ... Read more...

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Zenit carrier rocket launch postponed until April 25


April 24th, 2008 - 2:07 pm ICT by admin
RIA Novosti Moscow, April 24 (RIA Novosti) The launch of a modified Zenit carrier rocket with an Israeli communications satellite on board from the Baikonur space centre in Kazakhstan has been postponed, a ... Read more...

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Al Qaeda leaving Iraq to establish cells in other countries: US


February 6th, 2008 - 10:35 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Feb 6 (ANI): The US intelligence chief has said that the al Qaeda is leaving Iraq to establish its cells in other countries.The al Qaeda is using tribal regions of Pakistan ... Read more...

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