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UN condemns Somalia suicide attack

October 5th, 2011 - 6:45 am ICT by IANS
Nairobi, Oct 5 (IANS) The UN has strongly condemned Tuesday's suicide attack in Somalia's capital city Mogadishu that killed at least 70 people and injured 150 others.The attack occurred when ... Read more...

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WHO urges countries to tackle tobacco epidemic

May 30th, 2011 - 3:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 30 (IANS) The World Health Organisation (WHO) Monday urged countries to commit necessary resources to tackle the epidemic of tobacco use, which kills nearly six million people ... Read more...

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World Bank approves 125-mn-dollar support for Pakistan flood victims

March 31st, 2011 - 5:19 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Mar 31(ANI): The World Bank has approved a 125-million-dollar credit for the Flood Emergency Cash Transfer Project designed to support the Pakistan Government's Citizen's Damage Compensation Programme (CDCP) for providing cash ... Read more...

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Court orders halt to construction in Israeli settlement

January 24th, 2011 - 11:01 pm ICT by BNO News
WEST BANK (BNO NEWS) -- An Israeli court on Monday ordered the halt of the construction of five apartment buildings in the Israeli settlement of Beit El, the Jerusalem Post reported.The High ... Read more...

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Indian state will not allow its authority to be challenged: PM on naxalism

October 22nd, 2010 - 11:31 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct.22 (ANI): Describing naxalism as a grave threat to national security, Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh today asserted that the Indian State cannot and will not allow its authority ... Read more...

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Now Parents Can Get Free Bullying Tips Online

October 16th, 2010 - 8:38 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
October 16, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): In response to ever growing number of cases and reports of kids being bullied at school, in their neighborhoods, and even online, the creators of ... Read more...

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Government questioned on special fund for courts

July 12th, 2010 - 11:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 12 (IANS) The Supreme Court Monday issued notice to the central and state governments and the high courts on a report seeking to create a separate "infrastructure fund" for ... Read more...

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Cuba slashes tobacco crop by 30 percent

October 7th, 2009 - 12:42 pm ICT by IANS
Havana, Oct 7 (EFE) Cuba has reduced the area of its 2009 tobacco crop by almost 30 percent and the harvest forecast by 16 percent due to global recession, officials said. The cutbacks ... Read more...

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G-20 meeting very productive, says Manmohan Singh

September 26th, 2009 - 6:21 pm ICT by ANI
Pittsburgh, Sep 26 (ANI): Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Saturday described the G-20 meeting as very productive and said that a comprehensive discussion was held among the leaders on wide range ... Read more...

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Pakistan Air Force assured of latest equipment

May 7th, 2009 - 8:06 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, May 7 (IANS) Pakistan will focus on ramping up indigenous capabilities and entering joint ventures with foreign manufacturers to ensure its air force acquires the latest equipment, Prime Minister Yousuf ... Read more...

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Nuclear Power Corp, BHEL sign deal with GE-Hitachi

March 23rd, 2009 - 5:56 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 23 (IANS) Nuclear Power Corp of India Ltd (NPCIL) and Bharat Heavy Electricals Ltd (BHEL) Monday inked two separate deals with GE-Hitachi to build nuclear reactors for power generation in ... Read more...

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Top 7 promising alternative energies

January 15th, 2009 - 3:56 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 15 (ANI): A new study has listed the most promising types of alternative energies, based on their total ecological footprint and their benefit to human health.According to a report ... Read more...

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Child rights commission wants rehabilitation policy changed

June 14th, 2008 - 1:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 14 (IANS) Noting that development programmes in disaster and conflict zones don't take into account the impact of tragedies on children, the National Commission for Protection of Child Rights ... Read more...

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A terror monger elephant die in Ranchi

January 27th, 2008 - 12:50 pm ICT by admin
Gola Block (Jharkhand), Jan 27 (ANI): A killer elephant that had frequently been on a rampage in two villages of Ranchi district was found dead on Saturday.The elephant's body was found on ... Read more...

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No country will be allowed to strike inside Pakistan

January 8th, 2008 - 2:20 pm ICT by admin
Islamabad, Jan 8 (ANI): Pakistans caretaker Prime Minister Muhammadmian Soomro has rejected the possibility of a military operation inside Pakistan by forces of any country. "The armed forces are fully capable of defending ... Read more...

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Musharraf won’t extend tenure of National Assembly

November 14th, 2007 - 10:28 am ICT by admin

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Aziz says Pakistan against arms race in the region

November 14th, 2007 - 2:36 am ICT by admin

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PM suggests 8-point Social Development Strategy for IBSA

November 14th, 2007 - 2:25 am ICT by admin

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