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Midnight tryst with peace - on India-Pakistan (Lead)


August 15th, 2012 - 4:45 pm ICT by IANS
Attari (Punjab), Aug 15 (IANS) As the midnight hour approached, Indians and Pakistanis faced each other across the border holding candles to reinforce the spirit of harmony and shared heritage ... Read more...

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Midnight tryst with peace - on India-Pakistan border


August 15th, 2012 - 1:06 pm ICT by IANS
Attari (Punjab), Aug 15 (IANS) As the midnight hour approached, Indians and Pakistanis faced each other across the border holding candles to reinforce the spirit of harmony and shared heritage ... Read more...

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Censoring takes 3D ‘Titanic’ fun out for Chinese


April 11th, 2012 - 9:23 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, April 11 (IANS) While moviegoers flocked to cinemas in China to see the latest 3D version of James Cameron's epic movie "Titanic", many said they were disappointed that they ... Read more...

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BJP, Congress seek to pin down each other on Lokpal bill fiasco (Intro-Roundup)


December 31st, 2011 - 12:45 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 30 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and the Congress-led UPA government unleashed a barrage of attacks on each other Friday over the Lokpal bill fiasco, ... Read more...

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Lokpal bill now in freeze, but discourse gets hotter (Roundup)


December 30th, 2011 - 7:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 30 (IANS) The Lokpal bill, which dominated public discourse for much of the year, appeared to have gone into cold storage Friday but the rhetoric got ... Read more...

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Government acted undemocratically on Lokpal: BJP


December 30th, 2011 - 6:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 30 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Friday slammed the ruling United Progressive Alliance (UPA), accusing it of acting undemocratically in the Rajya Sabha and not ... Read more...

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New Year celebrations begin in Australia, New Zealand


December 31st, 2010 - 6:38 pm ICT by ANI
Auckland/ Sydney, Dec. 31 (ANI): The countdown for New Year celebrations has begun in Australia and New Zealand.New Zealand has become the first country in the world to welcome the New Year ... Read more...

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Jaya makes this Christmas special for Big B


December 25th, 2010 - 5:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 25 (IANS) This Christmas was made special for Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan as his wife Jaya decorated a Christmas tree with gifts for the family and their friends."For ... Read more...

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Security beefed up in temples ahead of Janmashtami


August 31st, 2010 - 8:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 31 (IANS) Security arrangements have been beefed up in and around the big temples and markets in the capital on the eve of Janmashtami - the birth anniversary of ... Read more...

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Doomsday Clock moved a minute back due to hopeful state of world affairs


January 15th, 2010 - 1:51 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Jan. 15 (ANI): The Doomsday Clock, which symbolically represents the time remaining until civilization is destroyed in a nuclear war, has been moved a minute back because of a more ... Read more...

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Devotees in Srinagar offered prayers to save Kashmir from swine flu


August 14th, 2009 - 8:12 pm ICT by ANI
Srinagar, Aug. 14 (ANI): Devotees celebrating Janmashtami in Srinagar offered special prayers to save Kashmir from the deadly H1N1 virus.Large number of Kashmir Hindus converged at the temples here to celebrate the ... Read more...

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Utmost security at temples on ‘Janmashtami’


August 14th, 2009 - 2:15 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug 14 (ANI): Temples here have made elaborate security arrangements on the occasion of Janmashtami on Friday.Devotees are being frisked thoroughly and a strict vigil is being maintained outside and ... Read more...

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Lone surviving member of Constituent Assembly too unwell to watch parade


January 25th, 2009 - 10:32 am ICT by IANS
Rohtak (Haryana), Jan 25 (IANS) The sole surviving member of India's Constituent Assembly which framed the country's constitution will not be able to watch this year's Republic Day parade. Chaudhry Ranbir Singh, ... Read more...

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