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Pakistan’s ‘most powerful military man’ for stable border with India: Mullen


September 29th, 2011 - 9:09 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 29 (IANS) Pakistan's "most powerful military man", army chief General Ashfaq Parvez Kayani, isn't "a big fan of the Haqqani network" and would prefer a stable, peaceful environment ... Read more...

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Prince Harry didn’t tell queen about his Arctic trip


August 15th, 2011 - 10:32 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 15 (IANS) Prince Harry, who went on a charity trip to the Arctic earlier this year, kept the visit secret from his grandmother Queen Elizabeth as he believed ... Read more...

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Estonia defence ministry attacked


August 11th, 2011 - 9:59 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Aug 11 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Gunshots were heard Thursday from the Estonian defence ministry building in the capital city Tallinn, police said.Witnesses said people leaped out of the building's windows. ... Read more...

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Michelle Obama to appear on iCarly


June 9th, 2011 - 12:14 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York City, June 8 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The network president of Nickelodeon, Cyma Zarghami, has revealed that US First Lady Michelle Obama is going to be on the network’s popular show “iCarly.” ... Read more...

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Former chief secretary may take on Buddhadeb in polls (Lead)


March 12th, 2011 - 10:28 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, March 12 (IANS) A former bureaucrat, who served as chief secretary under West Bengal Chief Minister Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee, is likely to be pitted against him by the Trinamool ... Read more...

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India-Pakistan dialogue will build trust, tweets Omar


February 11th, 2011 - 2:53 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Feb 11 (IANS) Calling it big news, Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah Friday said the resumption of the India-Pakistan dialogue will help build trust and perhaps lay to rest ... Read more...

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Violence erupts in Cairo as Mubarak refuses to quit for now (Fourth Lead)


February 2nd, 2011 - 11:08 pm ICT by IANS
Cairo/Washington, Feb 2 (IANS) Trouble reigned in the Egyptian capital Wednesday as violent clashes erupted between pro- and anti-government protesters, with dozens reported injured, after President Hosni Mubarak said he would ... Read more...

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Mubarak refuses to step down now, Obama says transition must begin (Third Lead)


February 2nd, 2011 - 7:47 pm ICT by IANS
Cairo/Washington, Feb 2 (IANS) Trouble reigned in the Egyptian capital Wednesday with pro and anti-government protesters clashing as President Hosni Mubarak said he would not quit till September, defying the call ... Read more...

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Mubarak ready to quit, but vows to complete term (Second Lead)


February 2nd, 2011 - 3:48 pm ICT by IANS
Cairo/Washington, Feb 2 (IANS) Embattled Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak has said he would not run for re-election but defied the call to quit - the principal demand of protesters who have ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Jolie slated to make her directorial debut soon


August 26th, 2010 - 7:26 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
August 26, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Angelina Jolie is finally stepping behind the camera as a director. According to latest reports, Angelina Jolie will make her directorial debut this fall. The Oscar-winning ... Read more...

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Shot Red-Shirts leader Gen Khattiya said “not afraid to die” a day before


May 14th, 2010 - 1:41 pm ICT by ANI
Bangkok, May 14 (ANI): Renegade Major General Khattiya who is one of the leaders of the opposition Red-Shirts, said he was not afraid to die for a cause. Speaking a day before he ... Read more...

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Pak civilian government must learn to perform: Musharraf


February 19th, 2010 - 4:32 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb.19 (ANI): Former Pakistan President Pervez Musharraf is of the view that democratically-elected governments in his country have been failing to perform the objectives of government, offering good governance, and ... Read more...

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Maguire heartbroken after meeting families of soldiers serving in Middle East


January 8th, 2010 - 2:32 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 8 (ANI): Tobey Maguire has said that researching his role for 'Brothers' was a "heartbreaking" experience because he got to meet the families of soldiers serving in the Middle East.In ... Read more...

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Sterling Hayden Revisited On Television


August 23rd, 2009 - 10:45 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey The movie buffs got an ecstatic chance to revisit one of the legendary actors of world cinema, Sterling Hayden, as Turner Classic Movies (TCM) presented a day of "Sterling Hayden ... Read more...

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Will Ferrell ate reindeer eyeball during ‘Man vs. Wild’ stint


May 30th, 2009 - 2:35 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 30 (ANI): Comedian Will Ferrell has revealed that he ate raw reindeer eyeball during his stint in Man vs. Wild.The 41-year-old star will be appearing on the series along with ... Read more...

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Megan Fox to act in comic book based film Fathom


March 4th, 2009 - 5:57 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 04 (ANI): Hollywood actress Megan Fox is all set to produce and act in the forthcoming flick Fathom, based on Michael Turners comic book.Fox is set to play the ... Read more...

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Gilani told Mullen US strikes on Pak will only help Taliban in getting tribals sympathies


September 18th, 2008 - 5:36 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad , Sept 18 (ANI): Pakistan Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani yesterday convinced US top military man Admiral Mike Mullen that American forces should desist from launching strikes on Pakistan from ... Read more...

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Drones continue to hover over N Waziristan


September 18th, 2008 - 2:22 pm ICT by ANI
Miranshah, Sept 18 (ANI): Despite the talks between top US military man Admiral Michael Mullen Mullen and his Pakistani counterpart Ashfaq Kayani to resolve the US unilateral strikes issue, spy planes ... Read more...

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US drones seen hovering over Waziristan even as USPak Army chiefs meet over strikes


September 17th, 2008 - 3:12 pm ICT by ANI
Peshawar, Sept 17 (ANI): Even as top American military man Michael Mullen is making a hurriedly planned visit to Islamabad to resolve the crisis over US unilateral strikes on Pakistans tribal ... Read more...

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Pak refutes secret pact to allow unilateral US strikes on its territory


July 4th, 2008 - 12:12 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad , July 4 (ANI): Pakistan Foreign Office has strongly reacted to top US military man Mike Mullens recent statement regarding the US having a right to strike targets inside Pakistani ... Read more...

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Goa to withdraw textbook with smoking general’s photo


June 26th, 2008 - 10:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 26 (IANS) After a weeklong campaign by anti-tobacco activists, the Goa government Thursday said it would withdraw a social sciences textbook which has a photograph of a late French ... Read more...

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Rivalry-bitten Pak politicians sabotaging democracy


May 17th, 2008 - 4:26 pm ICT by admin
Washington, May 17 (ANI): With the PML-N walking out of the ruling PPP-led alliance, hopes for national unity and revival of democracy in Pakistan, which had risen after the February 18 ... Read more...

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Former ISI chief foresees Iran-like revolution in Pakistan


February 15th, 2008 - 2:43 pm ICT by admin
By Gurmukh Singh Toronto, Feb 15 (IANS) Former chief of Pakistan's Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI), Hamid Gul, believes "an Iran-like revolution" is possible in the country if President Pervez Musharraf does not step down ... Read more...

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Snowstorm-hit areas of China recovering slowly


February 11th, 2008 - 4:30 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Feb 11 (ANI): Life in the snowstorm-hit areas of south and east China provinces, where at least 60 people were killed, is gradually returning to normal as disrupted transport and ... Read more...

Posted in World |

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