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Indian-American businessman joins Georgia Senate race


June 18th, 2012 - 1:45 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, June 18 (IANS) Indian-American entrepreneur Bikram Kumar Mohanty has been chosen as the candidate of President Barak Obama's Democratic Party for Georgia state's Senate elections slated later this year.Migrating ... Read more...

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‘Repentant’ Manu Sharma donates Rs.5 mn to Missionaries of Charity


December 25th, 2011 - 8:43 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Dec 25 (IANS) Special prayers were offered at Chandigarh's biggest church in Sector 19 Sunday morning after Siddhartha Vashishtha, alias Manu Sharma, who is serving a life term for ... Read more...

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Mother Teresa shelter razed in Moscow


September 20th, 2011 - 12:09 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Sep 20 (IANS/RIA Novosti) As Moscow prepares to unveil a bronze monument of Mother Teresa, city authorities here have demolished a shelter owned by her Catholic order, citing lack ... Read more...

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Argentine players visit Mother House, Messi skips


September 4th, 2011 - 1:01 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 3 (IANS) Six Argentine players including Jonas Gutierrez and Diego Mradona's son-in-law Sergio Aguero paid a visit to Mother House, global headquarters of Mother Teresa-founded Missionaries of Charity ... Read more...

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Kolkata Metro station to be named after Mother Teresa


January 15th, 2011 - 10:51 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Jan 15 (IANS) Railway Minister Mamata Banerjee Saturday announced that a proposed Metro railway station in New Barrackpore municipality of West Bengal's North 24 Parganas district will be named after ... Read more...

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Bhopal’s unprivileged children meet Santa Claus


December 19th, 2010 - 6:45 pm ICT by ANI
By Ram Chandra SahuBhopal, Dec.19 (ANI): Thousands of unprivileged children congregated at the Lal Parade Grounds in Bhopal, to meet Santa Claus on Saturday.Twenty-six years ago, Mother Teresa had initiated the practice ... Read more...

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Patil interacts with Syrian parliamentarians


November 29th, 2010 - 12:54 pm ICT by ANI
By Praful Kumar SinghDamascus, Nov.29 (ANI): Visiting Indian President Pratibha Devisingh Patil visited the Syrian Parliament on Sunday and met the Speaker, Mahmoud Al Abrash.Five members of the People's Assembly, Minister ... Read more...

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US honours Mother Teresa with a stamp


September 6th, 2010 - 10:18 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 6 (IANS) The United States has issued a postal stamp honouring Mother Teresa "the diminutive Roman Catholic nun and honorary US citizen who served the sick and destitute of India ... Read more...

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Special prayers mark Mother Teresa’s 13th death anniversary


September 6th, 2010 - 12:17 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 5 (IANS) Special prayers and masses Sunday marked the 13th death anniversary of Mother Teresa. Nuns of Missionaries of Charity, a Catholic Order founded by Mother Teresa to minister to the ... Read more...

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Mother Teresa remembered on her 13th death anniversary


September 5th, 2010 - 3:25 pm ICT by ANI
Kolkata, Sep 5 (ANI): Special prayers were held at the Missionaries of Charity in Kolkata today to mark Mother Teresa's 13th death anniversary.Prayers and floral tributes were offered at the grave of ... Read more...

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13 years on, Mother Teresa still draws foreign tourists to Kolkata


September 3rd, 2010 - 1:35 pm ICT by IANS
By Aparajita Gupta Kolkata, Sep 3 (IANS) Be it soccer legend Diego Maradona, tennis star Martina Hingis or football World Cup hero Diego Forlan - they have all visited the plain two-storey Missionaries ... Read more...

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Teresa’s peace prayer finds echo at centenary celebration


August 28th, 2010 - 5:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 28 (IANS) "Where there is hatred, let me sow love...", the prayer Mother Teresa recited daily, found mention Saturday in the speeches of President Pratibha Patil and other ... Read more...

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Honour Mother Teresa by caring for the unloved: Patil


August 28th, 2010 - 5:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 28 (IANS) President Pratibha Patil led the nation Saturday to pay tributes to Mother Teresa on her birth centenary and said there was an urgent need to attend ... Read more...

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Two Mother Teresa coins to be released


August 27th, 2010 - 10:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 27 (IANS) Two coins will be released Saturday to mark the birth centenary of Mother Teresa. Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee will release the coins - of Rs.100 and Rs.5 ... Read more...

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Exhibition of Mother Teresa’s photos on in Delhi


August 27th, 2010 - 10:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 27 (IANS) Her compassion-filled eyes, divine smile with hands folded in greeting, and a healing touch - photographs of Mother Teresa are on display at an arts gallery in ... Read more...

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Mother Teresa demonstrated power of compassion: Navin Chawla


August 27th, 2010 - 9:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 27 (IANS) Navin Chawla, former chief election commissioner and biographer of Mother Teresa, Friday said that she will be remembered for demonstrating the "power of compassion in a ... Read more...

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Birth Centenary Celebrations Of Mother Teresa Commences With Holy Mass


August 27th, 2010 - 7:38 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Kolkata, Aug 27, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The birth centenary celebrations of Mother Teresa commenced with a holy mass that spanned across two hours in the global headquarters of Missionaries of Charity ... Read more...

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Demonstrators Protest Outside Empire State Building For Its Refusal To Mark Mother Teresa’s Birth Centenary


August 27th, 2010 - 7:37 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez New York, Aug 27, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Mother Teresa who is known across the world as the symbol of love and peace for her unconditional support and service to the poor ... Read more...

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New Yorkers protest outside Empire State Building for Mother Teresa snub on 100th birth anniversary


August 27th, 2010 - 3:53 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Aug 27 (ANI): New Yorkers staged a protest outside Empire State Building over a decision not to honour Mother Teresa on her 100th birth anniversary.Demonstrators led by the Catholic ... Read more...

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Mamata flags off ‘Mother Express’ train from Kolkata


August 27th, 2010 - 1:35 pm ICT by ANI
By Sankha GhoshKolkata, Aug 27 (ANI): Railway Minister Mamata Banerjee flagged off the 'Mother Express', a train named after Mother Teresa on the occasion of her birth centenary from Sealdah station ... Read more...

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Kolkatans shower Mother Teresa with love on centenary (Roundup)


August 26th, 2010 - 11:55 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 26 (IANS) Slumdwellers and admirers from abroad were among the thousands who poured into the Missionaries of Charity (MoC) headquarters here Thursday to celebrate Mother Teresa's birth centenary. The ... Read more...

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Mamata inaugurates ‘Mother Express’


August 26th, 2010 - 11:25 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 26 (IANS) An exhibition train showcasing the life and works of Nobel laureate Mother Teresa was inaugurated Thursday by Railway Minister Mamata Banerjee to mark her birth centenary. "The ... Read more...

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Mother was for immediate relief of poor, neglected: Reaseachers


August 26th, 2010 - 10:43 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 26 (IANS) Mother Teresa believed in providing immediate relief to the poor and wanted to rub off the sufferings of the deprived and ailing, say researchers, rubbishing the claim that ... Read more...

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US envoy pays homage to Mother Teresa


August 26th, 2010 - 10:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 26 (IANS) US envoy to India Timothy J. Roemer Thursday paid homage to India's "saint of the gutters" Mother Teresa on her birth centenary and said her work "inspires" ... Read more...

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Outpouring of love, Papal message mark Mother Teresa centenary (Lead)


August 26th, 2010 - 6:59 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 26 (IANS) Slumdwellers and admirers from abroad were among the thousands who poured into the Missionaries of Charity (MoC) headquarters here to celebrate Mother Teresa's birth centenary Thursday. The ... Read more...

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President Patil unveils centenary edition of Mother Teresa’s biography


August 26th, 2010 - 6:53 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug 26 (ANI): President Pratibha Patil unveiled an updated edition of Mother Teresa's biography on the occasion of her 100th birth anniversary here on Thursday.The book, which was ... Read more...

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Mother Teresa’s visual biography opens film festival


August 26th, 2010 - 6:01 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 26 (IANS) A visual biography "Mother Teresa", shot over a period of five years in 10 countries capturing various moods of the Nobel Peace Prize winner, opened the four-day international ... Read more...

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President to inaugurate Mother Teresa centenary function


August 26th, 2010 - 5:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 26 (IANS) President Pratibha Patil will inaugurate a commemorative meeting here to mark Mother Teresa's birth centenary Saturday. Sister Prema, the superior general of Missionaries of Charity (the religious ... Read more...

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14, Creek Lane all but forgotten on Mother Teresa’s birthday


August 26th, 2010 - 5:40 pm ICT by IANS
By Sirshendu Panth Kolkata, Aug 26 (IANS) As the world saluted Mother Teresa on her birth centenary Thursday, the three-storey house in Kolkata from where the selfless nun's Missionaries of Charity began its ... Read more...

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Special prayers in Kolkata to mark Mother Teresa’s birth centenary


August 26th, 2010 - 2:40 pm ICT by ANI
By SankhoKolkata, Aug 26 (ANI): Thousands of devotees thronged the headquarters of Missionaries of Charity here on Thursday, to mark the 100th birth anniversary of Mother Teresa with a special mass.The ... Read more...

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Mass begins Mother Teresa’s birth centenary celebrations


August 26th, 2010 - 2:39 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 26 (IANS) A two-hour holy mass attended by around 1,000 nuns, priests and commoners at the Missionaries of Charity global headquarters here formally began Mother Teresa's birth centenary ... Read more...

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Nepal prays for Mother Teresa


August 26th, 2010 - 2:03 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, Aug 26 (IANS) There were no film festivals, exhibitions or special trains named after her. But the sisters at the Missionaries of Charity in Nepal remembered their founder, ... Read more...

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Pope sends blessings on Mother Teresa’s birth centenary


August 26th, 2010 - 12:22 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 26 (IANS) Describing Mother Teresa as an "exemplary model of Christian virtue", Pope Benedict XVI has urged everyone to draw constantly from her spirituality and example in the service of ... Read more...

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Kolkata gears up to salute Mother Teresa Thursday (Lead)


August 25th, 2010 - 11:57 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 25 (IANS) Mass prayers, film festivals, cultural programmes, a special train and exhibitions will mark the birth centenary celebrations of Mother Teresa Thursday in Kolkata, the epicentre of the ... Read more...

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Kolkata prepraes to salute Mother Teresa


August 25th, 2010 - 9:34 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 25 (IANS) Mass prayers, film festivals, cultural programmes and exhibitions will mark the birth centenary celebrations of Mother Teresa Thursday in Kolkata, the epicentre of the nun's work among the ... Read more...

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