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Telenor in talks with domestic firms to continue India service


April 20th, 2012 - 8:51 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 20 (IANS) Norwegian Telenor Group, which holds 67.25 percent stake in Uninor, Friday said it is in discussion with four to five domestic institutions to find ... Read more...

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India will continue to engage Norwegians on NRI siblings


March 29th, 2012 - 3:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 29 (IANS) The government said Thursday that it would continue to engage with Norwegian authorities on the issue of two Indian children who have been taken ... Read more...

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India discusses upping ties with Canada, Turkey


March 28th, 2012 - 1:42 am ICT by IANS
On Board Air India One, March 28 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Tuesday met his Canadian and Turkish counterparts on the sidelines of a nuclear safety conference in Seoul and ... Read more...

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Desmond Tutu calls on Meira Kumar


February 8th, 2012 - 9:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 8 (IANS) Nobel laureate Archbishop Desmond Tutu called on Lok Sabha Speaker Meira Kumar here Wednesday with the two discussing women's empowerment and other related issues.Tutu ... Read more...

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2G auction should be among 2008 licencees: Uninor (Second Lead, superseding earlier story)


February 6th, 2012 - 5:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 6 (IANS) Telecom firm Uninor, that lost all its 22 licences following the Supreme Court's verdict last week, Monday proposed that only those players who got licences ... Read more...

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2G re-auction should be among 2008 licencees: Uninor (Lead)


February 6th, 2012 - 4:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 6 (IANS) Telecom firm Uninor, that lost all its 22 licences following the Supreme Court's verdict last week, Monday proposed that only those players who got licences ... Read more...

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Norway holds memorial for twin attack victims


August 22nd, 2011 - 10:34 am ICT by IANS
Oslo, Aug 22 (IANS) Norway Sunday held a grand national memorial ceremony honouring the 77 victims of the twin attacks in the capital city of Oslo in July.Addressing over 6,000 ... Read more...

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Glenn Beck compares Norway victims to Hitler’s youth camp


July 26th, 2011 - 10:17 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington, July 26 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Glenn Beck is not new to controversy and he caused another one when he compared the youth camp where part of the massacre in Norway occurred ... Read more...

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Tibetans are close to Norwegians: Dalai Lama


July 24th, 2011 - 2:37 pm ICT by IANS
Dharamsala, July 24 (IANS) Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama condoled the deaths of over 90 people in Norway, saying the Tibetans have a "close connection" with Norwegians.The Dalai Lama ... Read more...

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UN General Assembly condemns Norway attacks


July 23rd, 2011 - 6:02 am ICT by IANS
United Nations, July 23 (IANS) UN General Assembly President Joseph Deiss has expressed shock over the deadly attacks in Norway, Xinhua reported.A statement released by his spokesperson said Deiss was ... Read more...

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11 dead in bomb and gun attack in Norway (Third Lead)


July 23rd, 2011 - 1:35 am ICT by IANS
Oslo, July 23 (IANS) A bomb attack near the office of Norwegian Prime Minister Jens Stoltenberg Friday left at least seven people dead, while four more were killed when a ... Read more...

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One dead in blast near Norwegian PM’s office (Second Lead)


July 22nd, 2011 - 10:56 pm ICT by IANS
Oslo, July 22 (IANS) At least one person was killed in a bomb attack near the office of Norwegian Prime Minister Jens Stoltenberg here Friday, BBC reported. Stoltenberg was reportedly ... Read more...

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Blast near Norwegian PM’s office, eight hurt (Lead)


July 22nd, 2011 - 9:58 pm ICT by IANS
Oslo, July 22 (IANS) A large explosion Friday damaged the office of Norwegian Prime Minister Jens Stoltenberg, BBC reported. At least eight people were injured.There were conflicting reports on whether ... Read more...

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Leaders of Finland, South Africa lead UN development panel


August 10th, 2010 - 1:42 am ICT by IANS
New York, Aug 10 (DPA) The presidents of Finland and South Africa will lead a high-level panel on global sustainability aimed at working out a "new vision" for the world's economic growth ... Read more...

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Norwegian Prime Minister Stoltenberg to co-chair UN-backed group on climate change financing


June 7th, 2010 - 5:16 am ICT by BNO News
UNITED NATIONS (BNO NEWS) -- Norwegian Prime Minister Jens Stoltenberg has accepted an invitation to co-chair the United Nations-backed advisory group on climate change financing, UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said on Sunday.Stoltenberg ... Read more...

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Iceland volcano ash disrupts European air traffic (Lead)


April 15th, 2010 - 6:37 pm ICT by IANS
Oslo/London, April 15 (DPA) Ash from an erupting volcano in Iceland Thursday disrupted air traffic in several northern European countries, including Britain, Norway and Sweden. All flights to and from Norway, including the ... Read more...

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Iceland volcano ash disrupts air traffic


April 15th, 2010 - 2:37 pm ICT by IANS
Oslo/London, April 15 (DPA) Air traffic in several northern European countries including Britain, Norway and Sweden was disrupted Thursday due to ash from an erupting volcano in Iceland. Drifting ash from the ... Read more...

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UN names panel to finance climate change technology


March 5th, 2010 - 7:54 am ICT by IANS
New York, March 5 (DPA) A United Nations 19-member, high-level advisory group tasked with raising funds to help developing countries counter climate change with modern technology, was announced Thursday. The climate change ... Read more...

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UN official says preserving biodiversity vital for economic development


February 12th, 2010 - 6:29 am ICT by BNO News
UNITED NATIONS (BNO NEWS) – A United Nations official on Thursday warned that preserving the world’s biodiversity vital for economic development.Saving the world’s myriad diverse species, many of which are being lost ... Read more...

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World leaders join Manmohan Singh in backing Pachauri (Lead)


February 5th, 2010 - 6:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 5 (IANS) World leaders Friday joined Prime Minister Manmohan Singh in backing the embattled UN climate change panel co-chair R.K. Pachauri, saying global warming has the potential to ... Read more...

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World leaders rally in support of Pachauri


February 5th, 2010 - 4:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 5 (IANS) World leaders Friday rallied to the defence of beleaguered UN climate change panel co-chair R.K. Pachauri and asserted that the disclosures about the mistakes in the ... Read more...

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PM talks climate change with four European leaders


February 4th, 2010 - 11:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 4 (IANS) Climate change and diplomacy was on Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's plate Thursday, when he held separate meetings with the visiting leaders of four European countries who ... Read more...

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President Obama again expresses surprise at peace prize win (Lead)


December 10th, 2009 - 6:43 pm ICT by IANS
Oslo, Dec 10 (DPA) US President Barack Obama Thursday repeated that he had been surprised at his win of the 2009 Nobel Peace Prize, shortly before he was to accept the ... Read more...

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World Accepts Obama Nobel Peace Prize with Skepticism & Praise


October 9th, 2009 - 11:05 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar, Washington, 9 October (THAINDIAN NEWS) US President Barack Obama has won Nobel Peace Prize on Friday. According to the reports of one senior administration official, the US President was ... Read more...

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World congratulates a ‘humbled’ Obama on Nobel win (Lead)


October 9th, 2009 - 10:20 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 9 (DPA) World leaders and Nobel laureates congratulated US President Barack Obama on winning the Nobel Peace Prize Friday, after the shock announcement by the Nobel Institute in Oslo. The ... Read more...

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Climate change to AIDS, religious leaders can right many wrongs


July 1st, 2009 - 5:37 pm ICT by IANS
By Vishnu Makhijani Astana, July 1 (IANS) Religious leaders are trusted and listened to and should leverage this advantage to change what is wrong with the world, speakers at a global faith meet ... Read more...

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17-member delegation to represent India at Kazakh world religious meet


July 1st, 2009 - 12:01 pm ICT by ANI
By Praful Kumar SinghNew Delhi, July 1 (ANI): A seventeen member delegation is representing India at the Third Congress of the Leaders of World and Traditional Religions starting in Astana in Kazakhstan ... Read more...

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States sign cluster-bomb ban in Oslo


December 4th, 2008 - 4:34 am ICT by IANS
Oslo, Dec 4 (DPA) A global ban on the use of cluster bombs blamed for maiming and killing thousands of civilians moved closer to reality Wednesday with the formal signing ceremony of ... Read more...

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Ramadoss calls on Norwegian Prime Minister in Oslo


November 18th, 2008 - 7:31 pm ICT by ANI
Oslo (Norway), Nov 18 (ANI): Union Minister of Health and Family Welfare Dr Anbumani Ramadoss, who is on official visit to Norway met the Prime Minister of Norway Jens Stoltenberg at ... Read more...

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Manmohan Singh meets Norwegian, Finnish counterparts


February 8th, 2008 - 1:44 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Feb 8 (ANI): Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh met both Norwegian Prime Minister Jens Stoltenberg and Finnish Prime Minister Matti Vanhanen here last evening. On his third visit to the ... Read more...

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