Syria’s Assad not ready to stand down

July 20th, 2012 - 6:23 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, July 20 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Syrian authorities Friday denied reports that said President Bashar al-Assad was preparing to leave office "in an orderly way".A statement on Syrian state television said ... Read more...

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Plan panel’s poverty line not to impact socio-economic census

September 27th, 2011 - 10:51 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) The ongoing enumeration for a socio-economic census in the country will not be affected by the poverty line cut-off spelled out by the Planning Commission, ... Read more...

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Now, sports ministry notice to Badminton Association of India

August 4th, 2010 - 11:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 4 (IANS) After Hockey India (HI), the sports ministry has now asked the Badminton Association of India (BAI) to explain why its registration certificate should not be withdrawn for ... Read more...

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Sports ministry paid Rs.2.2 million to Shiva Keshavan

February 16th, 2010 - 6:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 16 (IANS) The sports ministry Tuesday hit back at claims made by Olympian Shiva Keshavan, and revealed that the sportsperson was paid Rs.2.2 million for his training for the ... Read more...

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Coming soon, Sapru House papers from MEA’s own think-thank (With Image)

September 6th, 2009 - 4:29 pm ICT by IANS
By Devirupa Mitra New Delhi, Sep 6 (IANS) The Indian Council of World Affairs (ICWA), the internal think-tank of the minstry of external affairs, is turning a corner by becoming a research body, ... Read more...

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Centre seeks detailed report on Bajrang Dal, other communal organisations

November 13th, 2008 - 3:56 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov 13 (ANI): The Union Home Ministry has asked States to compile a list of incidents of communal violence in recent times and the names of people who had ... Read more...

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