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Sri Lanka’s national anthem now only in Sinhala; Tamil version out


December 12th, 2010 - 9:46 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, Dec 12 (IANS) The Sri Lankan cabinet has mandated the Sinhala version of the national anthem instead of a Tamil version used in some parts of the country, a media report ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Tamil activists seek arrest of Rajapaksa during Britain visit over last year’s war crimes


December 1st, 2010 - 12:33 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 1 (ANI): Lawyers working for Tamil activists are reportedly trying to obtain an arrest warrant against Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa and one of his senior associates, who have arrived ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Oxford Union members ‘treated’ with discount at sex shop


September 22nd, 2010 - 5:46 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 22 (ANI): Members at Oxford Union can get up to 10 per cent discount on raunchy toys at a local sex shop in the heart of the university town as ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Present day South Asian woes legacy of British Raj: Pak UK envoy


February 13th, 2010 - 5:04 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Feb.13 (ANI): Criticizing Britain for the colonization of India and Pakistan, Pakistan High Commissioner to Britain Wajid Shamsul Hasan has blamed English rule for various problems confronting the region at present.Speaking ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

I’m no Mother Teresa, says Shakira


December 8th, 2009 - 5:24 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 8 (ANI): Colombia born singer Shakira spoke of her shock as she took to the Oxford Union stage.The 32-year-old told 400 Oxford University students that it was a 'privilege' ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Shakira to talk about charity work in Oxford


December 2nd, 2009 - 2:07 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 2 (ANI): Shakira is all set to enter Oxford to talk about her charity work in South America.The Colombian artist is due to appear at the Oxford Union on ... Read more...

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50 Cent pens book on how to get rich


July 25th, 2009 - 5:08 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 25 (ANI): American rapper 50 Cent has, along with business guru Robert Greene, written a book on how to become rich.The book, entitled 'The 50th Law', promises to reveal ... Read more...

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Kerry Katona thought she was an alien


April 29th, 2009 - 12:42 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 29 (ANI): Former Atomic Kitten Kerry Katona thought she was an alien during her five-year struggle with bipolar disorder.The singer, who was at the Oxford Union with hubby Mark Croft ... Read more...

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Karl Rove goes in overdrive to give clean chit to George Bushs legacy


December 7th, 2008 - 12:21 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Dec.7 (ANI): U.S. President George W Bush would not have ordered the invasion of Iraq had intelligence shown that Dictator Saddam Hussein did not possess weapons of mass destruction, ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Benazir Bhutto’s profile


December 27th, 2007 - 8:58 pm ICT by admin
Islamabad, Dec.27 (ANI): Benazir Bhutto, who was assassinated on Thursday afternoon in Rawalpindis Liaquat Bagh area, was fifty-four. Born on June 21, 1953, Bhutto was the first woman Prime Minister elected to ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

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