moral duty

Tainted Virbhadra Singh goes, vows to fight on (Roundup)


June 26th, 2012 - 9:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 26 (IANS) Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises Minister Virbhadra Singh vowed to fight on after resigning Tuesday, a day after a court framed corruption charges against ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

No vindictiveness in show cause notice: Army chief (Lead)


May 26th, 2012 - 12:52 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 25 (IANS) There was no vindictiveness in issuing a showcause notice to an officer who is in line to succeed the Indian Army chief-designate, incumbent Gen. V.K. ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

No vindictiveness in show cause notice: Army chief


May 25th, 2012 - 10:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 25 (IANS) There was no vindictiveness in issuing a show cause notice to an officer who is in line to succeed the Indian Army chief-designate, incumbent Gen. ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

France violated Sikh’s right to wearing turban: UN


January 13th, 2012 - 7:28 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 13 (IANS) The UN rights committee has said France violated the religious freedom of a 76-year-old Sikh when he was asked to remove his turban for his ID ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Medvedev urges Russians to vote, ‘make right choice’


December 2nd, 2011 - 6:22 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Dec 2 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russian President Dmitry Medvedev, in an address to the nation Friday, called on citizens to take part in the Dec 4 parliamentary elections and "make ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Thousands of jail inmates to be called ‘Mister’


September 14th, 2011 - 8:22 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Sept 14 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Prison guards in Britain have been told that they will have to address thousands of inmates with the title “mister.” The directive was given despite the objection ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Candlelight marches in Himachal to support Anna


August 28th, 2011 - 9:58 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Aug 28 (IANS) Hundreds of people took out candlelight marches across Himachal Pradesh Sunday in support of Anna Hazare."Annaji is a true Gandhian. He has won 50 percent ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Congress to face opposition heat over CAG report


August 5th, 2011 - 11:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 5 (IANS) With the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) pointing fingers at Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit and the Prime Minister's Office (PMO) in its report ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

CAG report on Games ignites calls for Sheila to go (Second Lead)


August 5th, 2011 - 5:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 5 (IANS) The opposition called for Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit's resignation after the Comptroller and Auditor General's (CAG) report tabled in parliament Friday alleged she ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Ahead of CAG report, BJP sharpens attack on Dikshit (Lead)


August 5th, 2011 - 1:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 5 (IANS) The opposition Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) stepped up its attack on Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit Friday as the Comptroller and Auditor General ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Aug 13 to decide Nepal PM’s fate


August 2nd, 2011 - 7:09 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Aug 2 (IANS) Though he survived a threat by his largest ally, the Maoists, to withdraw support to his five-month-old government, reprieved Nepal Prime Minister Jhala Nath Khanal now ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Nepali PM Khanal vows to step down if peace process doesn’t progress


August 2nd, 2011 - 6:23 pm ICT by BNO News
KATHMANDU (BNO NEWS) -- Nepali Prime Minister Jhala Nath Khanal said on Monday that he will step down if the government fails to make concrete progress in the peace process by August ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

India talks tough on terror - ahead of dialogue


July 23rd, 2011 - 3:52 pm ICT by IANS
Thimphu/New Delhi, July 23 (IANS) In a veiled reference to Pakistan, India Saturday said it was the legal and moral duty of the state to suppress terrorists, including non-state ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Yeddyurappa has moral responsibility to act: Soni


July 21st, 2011 - 3:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 21 (IANS) Karnataka Chief Minister B.S. Yeddyurappa had a "moral responsibility to act" in the wake of reports that the Lokayukta had named him as one ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Banerjee admonishes food department officials


June 16th, 2011 - 1:26 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 15 (IANS) On a sudden visit to the state food department headquarters, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee Wednesday admonished officials for disorganised filing and ordered them ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Man accuses Rahul of gangrape, fined Rs.50 lakh


March 7th, 2011 - 5:28 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, March 7 (IANS) The Lucknow bench of the Allahabad High Court Monday fined a petitioner Rs.50 lakh for falsely accusing Congress general secretary Rahul Gandhi of gangrape of ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

UNESCO names Special Envoy to damaged Shiva temple on Thai-Cambodia border


February 12th, 2011 - 4:16 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Feb 12 (ANI): United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) is sending Koichiro Matsuura, former UNESCO Director-General, as its Special Envoy to the damaged Preah Vihear Hindu temple on ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Hindus ask ASEAN to save Shiva temple from further damage in Thai-Cambodia clash


February 8th, 2011 - 4:13 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Feb 8 (ANI): Hindus have asked ASEAN to urgently play an effective role in protection and preservation of Preah Vihear Hindu Shiva temple complex which has reportedly suffered considerable damage ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Hindus upset at damage to landmark Hindu temple by Thai-Cambodian clashes


February 7th, 2011 - 12:01 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Feb 7 (ANI): Hindus are shocked and upset at the reported damage to 11th century Preah Vihear Hindu Shiva temple complex because of Thai-Cambodian crossfire at their border.Notable Hindu statesman ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Hindus want disputed Thai-Cambodia Hindu Shiva temple be transferred to UN control


February 6th, 2011 - 2:04 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Feb 06 (ANI): Hindus have asked that landmark Preah Vihear Hindu temple complex, cause of border dispute between Thailand and Cambodia, should be turned over to United Nations (UN) control.Notable ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Plea for UNESCO to save Indonesian temples


January 23rd, 2011 - 12:10 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Jan 23 (ANI): UNESCO has been asked to urgently help save ancient Hindu temples, which are reportedly threatened by volcanic ash flows from Mount Merapi on an Indonesian island.Hindu statesman ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Secrecy vital for Britain’s safety, says MI6 chief


October 28th, 2010 - 10:18 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 28 (IANS) Britain will be at risk if its secrets are compromised, the chief of the country's Secret Intelligence Service MI6 said Thursday in a veiled attack on the courts, ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Iraq abuse allegations must be probed: Britain


October 24th, 2010 - 7:59 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 24 (IANS) Britain Sunday said allegations of killing of civilians and torture of detainees in Iraq made in leaked US documents posted on WikiLeaks must be properly probed, a media ... Read more...

Posted in World |

After Peepli LIVE comes another brilliant film”ANTARDWAND” - Winner of National Film Award. Releasing 27th AUGUST


August 17th, 2010 - 8:15 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
August 17, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): "Antardwand', a National Award winning film based on Groom Kidnapping is based on a true story of the Director Sushil Rajpal's closest friend, who still suffers ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Compensate tax shortfall: Delhi civic agency to state government


June 10th, 2010 - 11:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 10 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Thursday asked the Delhi government to compensate the Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) Rs.1,286 crore for the shortfall in property tax ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Private hospitals in Bengal told not to refuse accident cases


June 10th, 2010 - 3:46 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 10 (IANS) The West Bengal government has told private healthcare service providers that it is their primary and moral duty to treat people injured in road accidents and make them ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Failure to eradicate polio worldwide is ‘violation of ethical obligation’


April 16th, 2010 - 2:44 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 16 (ANI): Experts have commented that failure to pursue eradication of polio worldwide, even with the capability and resources provided, is a violation of ethical principles.According to ethicists, foremost among ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Pak chief selector says decision to quit is final


February 1st, 2010 - 8:43 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, Feb 1 (IANS) Pakistan cricket chief selector Iqbal Qasim Monday refused to reconsider his decision to resign following the team's poor showing on the current tour of Australia. Ijaz Butt, the Pakistan ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

About 70 pct of world population lives under high religious restrictions: Study


December 28th, 2009 - 4:38 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Dec 28 (ANI): Nearly 70 percent of the world's 6.8 billion people live in countries with high restrictions on religion, the brunt of which often falls on religious minorities, according ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Hindus urge Bosnia-Herzegovina for constitution reform reflecting complete equality


December 23rd, 2009 - 6:11 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Hindus have urged Bosnia-Herzegovina to urgently modify its constitution to reflect that all its citizens are treated equally.European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) in Strasbourg (France) reportedly ruled on Tuesday that Bosnia's ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Tiger Woods to enter rehab in New Year ?


December 21st, 2009 - 2:32 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Florida, Dec 20 (THAINDIAN NEWS) According to UK’s Daily Mail newspaper, Tiger Woods is all set to go into rehabilitation in Arizona in the New Year to be treated for ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Las Vegas casinos spoiled the adulterous Tiger Woods


December 21st, 2009 - 12:54 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Florida, Dec 20 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Las Vegas is not called the sin city for nothing. It’s culture of betting, gambling and available hot girls spoiled Tiger Woods, it has emerged according ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Tiger Woods’ mother Kultida Woods disappointed by his behavior


December 20th, 2009 - 11:13 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Florida, Dec 20 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Tiger Woods mother Kultida Woods is hurt and disappointed over her darling son’s actions and behavior. She is very hurt and angry over his adulterous ways. ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Citizens reiterate their determination to fight terror in Delhi


November 30th, 2009 - 2:09 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov 30 (ANI): A cross-section of citizens of Delhi reiterated their determination to fight terror at the lawns of India Gate.Organised by the Ministry of Home Affairs, the ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Ghost producer: Sanjay Dutt gets behind the scene in All The Best


October 16th, 2009 - 2:03 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
By Subhash K JhaWhile Sanjay Dutt's unhappiness with his other recent films is well known he has come out of All The Best grinning ear to ear, and not just because ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

« Previous Entries

Subscribe