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Land for Ambedkar memorial soon


March 30th, 2012 - 3:55 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 30 (IANS) The long-pending contentious issue of providing land for the proposed B.R. Ambedkar memorial here has moved forward with the central government agreeing to transfer a ... Read more...

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Dalit party threat to recapture Indu Mills land


March 6th, 2012 - 12:46 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 6 (IANS) The Republican Party of India (RPI) Tuesday threatened to 'capture' the Indu Mills land in Dadar if the central government does not take steps to ... Read more...

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Indian hospitals to treat injured Libyans


January 31st, 2012 - 8:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 31 (IANS) After initial dilly-dallying in recognising the new regime in Libya, India is now helping the north African country recover from its civil war by offering ... Read more...

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Deputy head of Libyan NTC resigns after protests


January 23rd, 2012 - 4:33 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Jan 23 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The deputy head of Libya's ruling National Transitional Council (NTC) has announced his resignation after the national wave of mass protests against the new government, ... Read more...

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Gaddafi killing smacks of war crime: Prosecutor


December 16th, 2011 - 7:20 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 16 (IANS) The killing of former Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi by rebel forces "creates suspicions" of war crimes, the chief prosecutor of the International Criminal Court (ICC) has ... Read more...

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Gaddafi’s youngest son Khamis still alive?


November 22nd, 2011 - 11:16 am ICT by IANS
Tripoli, Nov 22 (IANS) Slain Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi's youngest son Khamis, whose death was announced several times since the Libyan conflict erupted, is reportedly still alive, a defence ministry ... Read more...

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Libya reinstated to UN Human Rights Council


November 19th, 2011 - 9:31 am ICT by IANS
United Nations, Nov 19 (IANS) The UN General Assembly has reinstated Libya to the UN Human Rights Council, Xinhua reported Saturday.The UN General Assembly Friday voted to reinstate Libya's membership ... Read more...

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Libyan fighters demand salary from NTC


November 6th, 2011 - 10:57 am ICT by IANS
Tripoli, Nov 6 (IANS) Hundreds of Libyan fighters protested outside a hotel in the capital Tripoli Saturday evening, asking for salary from the ruling National Transitional Council (NTC), Xinhua reported.The ... Read more...

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Pakistan formally recognises Libyan government


November 3rd, 2011 - 9:36 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Nov 3 (IANS) Pakistan Thursday formally recognised the new government in Libya, the foreign ministry said in a statement."We recognise the state and government of Libya," Foreign Office spokesperson ... Read more...

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UN chief, General Assembly president visit Libya


November 2nd, 2011 - 11:19 pm ICT by IANS
United Nations, Nov 2 (IANS) UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon and president of the General Assembly Nassir Abdulaziz Al-Nasser paid a surprise visit to Libya Wednesday, a UN spokesman said.The top ... Read more...

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UN: Elections and security a top priority after Libya’s liberation


October 28th, 2011 - 3:45 am ICT by BNO News
NEW YORK (BNO NEWS) -- The United Nations (UN) has stressed that organizing an electoral process and establishing public security in war-torn Libya are the country's top prioritiesUN Special Representative for Libya, ... Read more...

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NATO may stay in Libya longer than planned: US


October 26th, 2011 - 9:38 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 26 (IANS) NATO may not end its mission in Libya as early as planned, US Defence Secretary Leon Panetta has said.NATO chief Anders Fogh Rasmussen had said the ... Read more...

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Libya exhibits Gaddafi’s belongings


October 25th, 2011 - 2:10 pm ICT by IANS
Cairo, Oct 25 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Libya's new authorities have organised an exhibition of personal belongings of late Libyan ruler Muammar Gaddafi, Egypt's MENA agency said Tuesday.Gaddafi, who ran the country ... Read more...

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Autopsy says that Gadhafi died from shot to the head


October 24th, 2011 - 8:16 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Tripoli, Oct 24 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The mystery surrounding the final moments of former Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi was not solved after the autopsy result was announced on Sunday. The country’s top doctors ... Read more...

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Libya to form interim government in 8 months


October 22nd, 2011 - 5:43 pm ICT by IANS
Amman, Oct 22 (IANS) The Libyan authorities should be allowed to form an interim government after a national congress is elected within eight months, said a top leader of Libya's ... Read more...

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Vatican recognises Libya’s NTC


October 22nd, 2011 - 4:04 am ICT by IANS
Vatican City, Oct 22 (IANS/AKI) The Vatican Friday recognised Libya's National Transitional Council (NTC) as the legitimate representative of the Libyan people and wished it success, a day after the ... Read more...

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Gaddafi’s son Seif al-Islam held: Report


October 21st, 2011 - 9:49 pm ICT by IANS
Cairo, Oct 21 (IANS) Former Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi's second son Seif al-Islam was captured Friday in Libya's Zeltin city, 160 km east of the Libyan capital, Egypt's Middle ... Read more...

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With Gaddafi gone, NATO operations can end: France


October 21st, 2011 - 6:30 pm ICT by IANS
Paris, Oct 21 (IANS) NATO's military operations in Libya can end, now that Muammar Gaddafi is dead, French Foreign Minister Alain Juppe said Friday."I think the military operation is finished, ... Read more...

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India offers assistance to Libya for political transition


October 20th, 2011 - 11:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 20 (IANS) Reacting to the killing of Libya's long-standing ruler Muammar Gaddafi, India Thursday hoped for return of stability to the North African country and offered assistance ... Read more...

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Finally, a hunted Gaddafi bleeds to death


October 20th, 2011 - 9:39 pm ICT by IANS
Tripoli, Oct 20 (IANS) Muammar Gaddafi, who ruled Libya with an iron fist for over 40 years, was killed Thursday after being on the run for some two months when ... Read more...

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Bangladesh recognises NTC as Libya’s interim authority


October 14th, 2011 - 2:43 am ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Oct 14 (IANS) Bangladesh Thursday officially recognised the National Transitional Council (NTC) as Libya's interim authority."Bangladesh believes that Libya's people will decide its future," a Bangladesh Foreign Ministry release ... Read more...

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Gaddafi hiding in western border area: Rebels


September 28th, 2011 - 11:01 pm ICT by IANS
Tripoli, Sep 28 (IANS) Ousted Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi is hiding near the western town of Ghadamis under the protection of African nomadic fighters, a rebel official told CNN."We have ... Read more...

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Libya’s NTC thanks UAE charity


September 28th, 2011 - 12:06 am ICT by IANS
Dubai, Sep 27 (IANS/WAM) Libya's National Transitional Council (NTC), which is now the ruling authority in the country, has thanked a charity from the United Arab Emirates (UAE) for helping ... Read more...

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Gaddafi kin leave Algeria for Egypt: Report


September 26th, 2011 - 7:35 pm ICT by IANS
Cairo, Sep 26 (IANS) Eight family members of ousted Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi have left Algeria for the Egyptian capital Cairo, a media report said Monday.Algeria's Arabic daily El Khabar, ... Read more...

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Mass grave of 1,270 found in Libya


September 26th, 2011 - 5:01 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Sep 26 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A mass grave containing the bodies of over 1,270 people killed by Muammar Gaddafi's forces has been found near Abu Salim prison in Tripoli, local ... Read more...

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UN pledges key role in Libya reconstruction


September 21st, 2011 - 8:33 am ICT by IANS
United Nations, Sep 21 (IANS) The UN will play a key role in the political transition and reconstruction in Libya, said Nassir Abdulaziz Al-Nasser, president of the 66th UN General ... Read more...

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NATO operation in Libya to continue: Obama


September 21st, 2011 - 6:31 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 21 (IANS/RIA NOvosti) The NATO-led operation in Libya will continue until the forces loyal to Muammar Gaddafi are defeated, US President Barack Obama has said."So long as the ... Read more...

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Libya’s NTC fails to agree on interim government


September 19th, 2011 - 3:36 am ICT by IANS
Tripoli, Sep 19 (IANS) Libya's National Transitional Council (NTC) has failed to reach an agreement on an interim government, as some members could not solve their differences, Xinhua reported.The NTC ... Read more...

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China to play active role in Libyan reconstruction


September 17th, 2011 - 12:11 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Sep 17 (IANS) China has pledged to play an active role in the post-conflict reconstruction in Libya, the foreign ministry said."China believes the relationship between China and Libya will ... Read more...

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China recognises Libya’s NTC as ruling authority


September 12th, 2011 - 10:25 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Sep 12 (IANS) China Monday officially recognised Libya's rebel National Transitional Council (NTC) as the ruling authority and representative of the Libyan people."China respects the choice of the Libyan ... Read more...

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IMF formally recognises Libyan rebel group


September 10th, 2011 - 10:37 pm ICT by IANS
Paris, Sep 10 (IANS) Libya's rebel-led group, the National Transitional Council, has been formally recognised by the International Monetary Fund (IMF), the global body's chief Christine Lagarde said Saturday."I'm very ... Read more...

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British diplomatic team reaches Tripoli


September 6th, 2011 - 8:34 am ICT by IANS
London, Sep 6 (IANS) British Foreign Secretary William Hague has confirmed that Britain has sent a team on a diplomatic mission to Libyan capital Tripoli.A diplomatic team, led by acting ... Read more...

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Britain to continue its support to Libya: Cameron


September 6th, 2011 - 6:33 am ICT by IANS
London, Sep 6 (IANS) British Prime Minister David Cameron has said that though the future of Libya belongs to its people, Britain would continue its support to the North ... Read more...

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Libyan rebels to negotiate with Russia on economic issues


September 5th, 2011 - 9:09 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Sep 5 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Libya's rebel National Transitional Council (NTC) is ready to send its representatives to Moscow to hold talks with Russia on economic issues, Russia's foreign minister ... Read more...

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Libyan rebels confirm Gaddafi’s son’s death


September 5th, 2011 - 3:42 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Sep 5 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Libya's rebel-led National Transitional Council (NTC)has confirmed the death of Muammar Gaddafi's younger son Khamis.Rebel military spokesman Ahmed Bani said Sunday that 28-year-old Khamis died ... Read more...

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