South Korea’s foreign debts contract to $394 bn in Q3

November 22nd, 2011 - 1:15 pm ICT by IANS
Seoul, Nov 22 (IANS) South Korea's foreign debts contracted to $394.3 billion in the third quarter as a reduction in short-term external debts outnumbered an increase in long-term debts, the ... Read more...

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Police unearth CDs of Taliban like terror module in Kerala

July 10th, 2010 - 1:30 pm ICT by ANI
By Juhan SamuelAluva/Muvattupuzha (Kerala), July 10 (ANI): Kerala Police have unearthed compact discs allegedly belonging to a Taliban-like terror module in Aluva and Muvattupuzha areas of the state.Police sources said ... Read more...

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Suu Kyi furious at comrades’ new party

May 19th, 2010 - 5:58 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 19 (ANI): Burmese opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi has reportedly expressed anger over her former colleagues forming a breakaway party to contest the upcoming general elections.Suu Kyi, whose National ... Read more...

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Sri Lanka’s opposition invites Fonseka to contest polls

February 23rd, 2010 - 12:50 am ICT by IANS
Colombo, Feb 22 (IANS) Sri Lanka's main opposition party United National Party (UNP) said Monday that the door is still open for the defeated presidential candidate General Sarath Fonseka to join it ... Read more...

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Jaswant’s expulsion “painful” : Advani

August 21st, 2009 - 6:55 pm ICT by ANI
Shimla, Aug 21 (ANI) : Leader of Opposition in the Lok Sabha L. K. Advani has described the decision to expel former external affairs minister Jaswant Singh as "painful."" It was ... Read more...

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Paswans LJP likely to contest 15 seats in Uttar Pradesh

March 23rd, 2009 - 5:43 pm ICT by ANI
Lucknow, Mar 23 (ANI): The Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) spokesperson for Uttar Pradesh Rajkumar Ojha on Monday said that his party could field 15 candidates in the state for the upcoming ... Read more...

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Dalit party to use Pinki to ‘expose’ Mayawati

March 7th, 2009 - 7:52 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, March 7 (IANS) Eight-year-old Pinki Sonkar, the protagonist of Megan Mylan's Oscar-winning documentary "Smile Pinki", will publicly expose the "anti-Dalit face" of Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati, the National Dalit Front ... Read more...

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Oscar winner Pinki to be election mascot of National Dalit Front

March 7th, 2009 - 12:46 pm ICT by ANI
Mirzapur (UP), Mar. 7 (ANI): Recently floated political coalition National Dalit Front has roped in eight-year-old Pinki Sonakar, protagonist of the Oscar winning documentary ''Smile Pinky'', as their election mascot. The ... Read more...

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Kerala opposition wants all party meet on terrorism

November 4th, 2008 - 5:30 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Nov 4 (IANS) Kerala's Congress-led opposition United Democratic Front (UDF) Tuesday demanded that Chief Minister V.S. Achuthanandan call an all party meet on terrorism in the wake of three people being ... Read more...

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CPI-M activist attacked with swords in Kerala

August 12th, 2008 - 9:40 pm ICT by IANS
Kannur, Aug 12 (IANS) An activist of Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) was seriously injured Tuesday when he was attacked with swords at Pappinissery village near here. The CPI-M alleged that National ... Read more...

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CPI-M protests activist’s murder in Kerala

July 24th, 2008 - 2:07 pm ICT by IANS
Kannur (Kerala), July 24 (IANS) The Communist Party of India - Marxist (CPI-M) has called for a shutdown in Kannur district's Thalassery constituency and in adjoining Mahe town till 4 p.m. Thursday ... Read more...

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