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Indian boxing team to participate in Youth and Junior World meets


April 21st, 2011 - 6:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 21 (IANS) A sixteen-member Indian team left for Turkey to participate in the 1st AIBA Women's Youth and Junior World Championships in Antalya starting Thursday.The event will ... Read more...

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Raja, aides sent to custody for five days, DMK backs its man (Roundup)


February 3rd, 2011 - 8:56 pm ICT by IANS
By Minu Jain New Delhi, Feb 3 (IANS) Former communications minister A. Raja and two of his aides will spend the next five days in the custody of the Central Bureau of ... Read more...

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Barack Obama - battling mystique and realpolitik (Profile)


November 4th, 2010 - 4:14 pm ICT by IANS
By Minu Jain New Delhi, Nov 4 (IANS) The romanticism of being the first African American president who rose from a middle class, mixed racial upbringing to occupy the White House is ... Read more...

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PM likely to meet Clinton


October 29th, 2010 - 8:23 pm ICT by IANS
By Minu Jain Hanoi, Oct 29 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh is likely to meet US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton here Saturday to discuss President Barack Obama's visit to India ... Read more...

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Chinese PM says he will visit India this year (Lead)


October 29th, 2010 - 11:58 am ICT by IANS
By Minu Jain Hanoi, Oct 29 (IANS) Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao said he would be visiting India this year in his opening remarks ahead of his meeting with Prime Minister Manmohan Singh ... Read more...

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Manmohan meets Wen in Hanoi (Lead)


October 29th, 2010 - 11:05 am ICT by IANS
By Minu Jain Hanoi, Oct 29 (IANS) Prime Ministers Manmohan Singh of India and Wen Jiabao of China met here Friday on the sidelines of the East Asia Summit, setting the stage ... Read more...

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Manmohan, Wen meet in Hanoi


October 29th, 2010 - 10:47 am ICT by IANS
By Minu Jain Hanoi, Oct 29 (IANS) Prime Ministers Manmohan Singh of India and Wen Jiabao of China met here Friday on the sidelines of the East Asia Summit.The two leaders are ... Read more...

Posted in World |

India considering proposal from Swedish firm Ikea: Sharma


October 28th, 2010 - 10:26 pm ICT by IANS
By Minu Jain Hanoi, Oct 28 (IANS) India is looking at a proposal to allow foreign equity in the multi-brand retail industry, including a proposal from Swedish home furnishing giant Ikea for ... Read more...

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India for economic pacts with Indonesia, Thailand


October 28th, 2010 - 6:24 pm ICT by IANS
By Minu Jain Hanoi, Oct 28 (IANS) India is negotiating comprehensive economic agreements with Indonesia and Thailand on the lines of those just signed with Japan and Malaysia, official sources said Thursday.The ... Read more...

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Manmohan Singh arrives in Vietnam


October 28th, 2010 - 5:38 pm ICT by IANS
By Minu Jain Hanoi, Oct 28 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh arrived here Thursday on the third and final leg of his three-nation Asia trip which has already taken him to Japan ... Read more...

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Reform the UN, say India, Malaysia


October 27th, 2010 - 3:25 pm ICT by IANS
By Minu Jain Kuala Lumpur, Oct 27 (IANS) India and Malaysia Wednesday said a comprehensive reform of the UN was needed to address today's global challenges.A joint statement on India-Malaysia Strategic Partnership ... Read more...

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Politicians must have some theoretical construct, says PM


October 27th, 2010 - 2:53 pm ICT by IANS
By Minu Jain Putrajaya, Oct 27 (IANS) Politicians who seek to influence the "course of economic policy and history" must have some theoretical construct at the back of their minds, India's technocrat-academic ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Multi-cultural Malaysia can handle ethnic issues: PM (Lead)


October 27th, 2010 - 2:44 pm ICT by IANS
By Minu Jain Kuala Lumpur, Oct 27 (IANS) Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said Wednesday he was confident that Malaysia, a multi-cultural and multi-ethnic country and home to 2.1 million people of ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Malaysia can handle its ethnic issue, says PM


October 27th, 2010 - 11:25 am ICT by IANS
By Minu Jain Kuala Lumpur, Oct 27 (IANS) Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said Wednesday he was confident that Malaysia had the ability to handle its ethnic issue."Like India, Malaysia is multi-cultural ... Read more...

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Sharp reaction to China’s comment on Kashmir visas


October 26th, 2010 - 11:27 pm ICT by IANS
By Minu Jain Kuala Lumpur, Oct 26 (IANS) Jammu and Kashmir was an integral part of India and there should be a uniform practice of issuing visas regardless of ethnicity or domicile, ... Read more...

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Manmohan Singh arrives in Malaysia


October 26th, 2010 - 6:15 pm ICT by IANS
By Minu Jain Kuala Lumpur, Oct 26 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh arrived here Tuesday from Tokyo on the second leg of his three-nation Asian tour during which he will hold talks ... Read more...

Posted in World |

No Headley but counter terror on Obama-Manmohan agenda


October 24th, 2010 - 9:16 pm ICT by IANS
By Minu Jain Tokyo, Oct 24 (IANS) Pakistani American terror suspect David Coleman Headley's name might not crop up in discussions between Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and US President Barack Obama ... Read more...

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PM in Japan to give new edge to ‘old relationship’ (Lead)


October 24th, 2010 - 8:58 pm ICT by IANS
By Minu Jain Tokyo, Oct 24 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh arrived here on a rain-splattered Sunday evening for a three-day visit to further India's strategic interests with Japan straddling the twin ... Read more...

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Gill gives Village ‘all clean’ chit, Australia issues fresh alert (Afternoon Lead)


September 29th, 2010 - 3:54 pm ICT by IANS
By Minu Jain New Delhi, Sep 29 (IANS) The Commonwealth Games Village buzzed with activity Wednesday as Sports Minister M.S. Gill and Organising Committee (OC) chief Suresh Kalmadi toured the complex to ensure ... Read more...

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Santosh Trophy: Punjab, Manipur score big wins


July 16th, 2010 - 10:59 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 16 (IANS) There were goals galore on the second day of the 64th Santosh Trophy interstate national football championship as former champions Manipur pummeled Rajasthan 13-0 while Punjab spanked Pondicherry ... Read more...

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Rape accused BSP legislator declared absconder


July 13th, 2010 - 12:00 am ICT by IANS
Lucknow, July 12 (IANS) A court in Uttar Pradesh's Badaun district Monday declared as absconders a Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) legislator and his two aides, accused in a 2008 rape case. ... Read more...

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In Mangalore crash, tragedy revisits Chandigarh family


May 23rd, 2010 - 1:17 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, May 23 (IANS) The Air India Express plane crash in Mangalore Saturday morning saw tragedy revisiting the family of an elderly woman in Chandigarh as she lost her Dubai-based daughter in ... Read more...

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159 dead as AI plane overshoots runway, hurtles down cliff at Mangalore (Roundup)


May 22nd, 2010 - 8:35 pm ICT by IANS
By V.S. Karnic and Minu Jain Mangalore (Karnataka), May 22 (IANS) At least 159 people were killed when a packed to capacity Air India Express flight from Dubai crashed Saturday while landing ... Read more...

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Iran Allows Moms of Detained US Hikers To Visit in Tehran


May 20th, 2010 - 11:47 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
May 20 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The three US hikers which were arrested after accidentally crossing the border into Iran have been held ever since July of 2009. The Iranian government has refused to ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

30 minutes of daily exercise ensures healthier 2010, says expert


December 26th, 2009 - 5:37 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 26 (ANI): Just add 30 minutes of physical activity to your daily regime and ensure a healthier 2010, according to an expert.Peter Brubaker, professor of health and exercise science at ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Folk singer Minu Bakshi launches her music album


December 17th, 2009 - 5:00 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Dec 17 (ANI): Folk singer Minu Bakshi launched her music album at a glittering ceremony here on Wednesday (December 16).Her new album is a compilation of ten Hindi wedding songs, ... Read more...

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Phelps happy with his swim as records fall


July 28th, 2009 - 7:55 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, July 28 (DPA) An astonishing eight swimmers managed to swim under the championship record in the heats of the men's 50m breaststroke, as the third day of swimming got underway ... Read more...

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Manmohan Singh, Gilani begin talks in Egypt


July 16th, 2009 - 3:06 pm ICT by IANS
By Minu Jain Sharm-el-Sheikh, July 16 (IANS) The much anticipated meeting between Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and his Pakistani counterpart Yousuf Raza Gilani began here Thursday amid expectations that the two ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Durable peace in South Asia ‘achievable’: Pakistan PM


July 15th, 2009 - 7:59 pm ICT by IANS
By Minu Jain Sharm-el-Sheikh, July 15 (IANS) Pakistan believes in "durable peace" in South Asia facilitated by the resolution of all disputes with India, including Jammu and Kashmir, its Prime Minister Yousuf ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Manmohan Singh arrives in Egypt


July 15th, 2009 - 12:28 am ICT by IANS
By Minu Jain Sharm el-Sheikh, July 14 (IANS) Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and his delegation arrived at this Egyptian town Thursday evening, just in time for Foreign Secretary Shivshankar Menon to ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Girl commits suicide after failing DU exams twice


February 10th, 2009 - 8:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 10 (IANS) A 21-year-old Delhi University student hanged herself from a ceiling fan in her home in northwest Delhi after she failed for the second time in her exams, ... Read more...

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