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Advani’s blog adds to BJP troubles in the state (Karnataka Newsletter)


August 10th, 2012 - 1:07 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Aug 10 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader L.K. Advani's honest assessment of his party's scandalous rule in Karnataka is a bitter pill to swallow for many of ... Read more...

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Romney collects more money than Obama in May


June 8th, 2012 - 11:54 am ICT by IANS
Washington, June 8 (IANS/EFE) Presumptive Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney last month collected almost $77 million for his campaign, some $17 million more than President Barack Obama.The Republican National ... Read more...

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India ranks high in corruption-hit nations: Court


February 12th, 2012 - 6:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 12 (IANS) India ranks prominently high in the list of countries plagued by corruption, a Delhi court has said while handing down one year imprisonment to ... Read more...

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British police pay one mn pounds for customer surveys


May 15th, 2011 - 8:59 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 15 (IANS) County police departments in Britain are reportedly paying marketing companies nearly one million pounds every year to carry out "customer satisfaction" surveys, a daily has revealed.Data ... Read more...

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Corrupt practices account for bulk of quake deaths


January 13th, 2011 - 4:36 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 13 (IANS) Eighty-three percent of deaths in building collapses during earthquakes occur in countries where corrupt practices are rampant, says a research.The findings are based on an analysis of global ... Read more...

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83 pc of deaths from earthquakes occurred in corrupt nations: Study


January 13th, 2011 - 2:58 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 13 (ANI): A new study has shown that 83 percent of all deaths caused by the collapse of buildings during earthquakes occurred in countries considered to be unusually corrupt.The new ... Read more...

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Barack Obama Intends To Execute A Substantial Speech On Iraq In The Near Future


August 23rd, 2010 - 3:50 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Washington, August 23, 2010 (Just Flashed): The last American combat troops are gearing themselves up to depart from Iraq. Obviously, this would be a momentous development coming as it does ... Read more...

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The American Senate Transports The Afghan ‘War Finances’ Legislation Back To The House


July 23rd, 2010 - 7:43 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Washington, July 23, 2010 (Just Flashed): The American Senate on Thursday endorsed the finances for President Barack Obama's tactic of augmenting the American military presence in Afghanistan. Nonetheless, the Senate declined ... Read more...

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No winner in Polish presidential elections: Exit poll


June 21st, 2010 - 5:07 am ICT by IANS
Warsaw, June 21 (DPA) Exit polls suggested that there would be no clear winner in Sunday's Polish presidential election, requiring a second round of voting. None of the candidates got above 50 percent ... Read more...

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US President Barack Obama Disparages BP CEO, Tony Hayward, For His Uncaring Observations On The Gulf Of Mexico Oil Spill


June 9th, 2010 - 6:57 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
President Barack Obama of America, while being interviewed by the Today Show of NBC, expressed condemmed the recent declarations of the CEO of British Petroleum (BP), Tony Hayward.In those declarations pertaining ... Read more...

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Chinese public relations policies leave much to be desired: Communication expert


April 28th, 2010 - 3:56 pm ICT by ANI
Columbia, Apr 28 (ANI): The public relations policies of China leave much to be desired, said Ernest Zhang, the China program coordinator at the University of Missouri School of Journalism and an ... Read more...

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Majority of Indians, Pakistanis want peace between both countries


January 2nd, 2010 - 4:49 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Jan.2 (ANI): Despite the continuous hostility between the two countries, a majority of the billion and a half people of India and Pakistan want to live as peaceful and friendly neighbours, ... Read more...

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Former leftist guerrilla wins Uruguayan presidency


November 30th, 2009 - 9:59 pm ICT by IANS
Montevideo, Nov 30 (DPA) Jose Mujica, a former leftist guerrilla who spent 15 years in prison, has won a presidential run-off in Uruguay, results showed Monday. With nearly all the votes counted, results ... Read more...

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Poll body can regulate exit polls: Supreme Court (Lead)


January 19th, 2009 - 7:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 19 (IANS) The Supreme Court Monday clarified that it never stopped the Election Commission from regulating exit polls and opinion surveys during elections, and said the panel is free ... Read more...

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Poll panel can decide on exit polls: Supreme Court


January 19th, 2009 - 3:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 19 (IANS) The Supreme Court Monday clarified that it had never prevented the Election Commission from banning exit polls and opinion surveys during elections."The Election Commission is free to ... Read more...

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Obama wins New Mexico, US networks project


November 5th, 2008 - 10:42 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 5 (DPA) Democrat Barack Obama has defeated Republican John McCain in New Mexico, major US television networks projected late Tuesday.A southwestern state with five votes in the decisive electoral college, ... Read more...

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US army asked to win hearts and minds through ecology


September 26th, 2008 - 1:15 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 26 (IANS) US army units can gain strategic advantages by addressing environmental concerns in the country of occupation, that will help manage combat and post-conflict operations, besides boosting overall mission ... Read more...

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Corruption a ‘humanitarian disaster’ in poor countries: report


September 23rd, 2008 - 4:29 pm ICT by IANS
Berlin, Sep 23 (DPA) Persistently high corruption in low-income countries amounts to an "ongoing humanitarian disaster," global watchdog Transparency International said Tuesday."In the poorest countries, corruption levels can mean the difference between ... Read more...

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India, China ranked 72 out of 180 in corruption rankings


November 14th, 2007 - 1:48 am ICT by admin
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