Replica of Shirdi Sai Baba temple in Mumbai

December 14th, 2011 - 12:06 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 13 (IANS) A replica of the Sai Baba temple in Maharashtra's Shirdi town will be recreated here as part of a four-day festival starting Dec 15, an organiser ... Read more...

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Malaysian-Indian hockey star conferred higher royal title

April 21st, 2011 - 3:32 pm ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, April 21 (IANS) Malaysia's Sultan of Perak has conferred a higher royal title on N. Sri Shanmuganathan, an ethnic Indian who captained the country's World Cup hockey team ... Read more...

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ASEAN envoys visiting northeast India to boost trade, tourism

September 20th, 2010 - 7:35 pm ICT by IANS
Imphal, Sep 20 (IANS) Ambassadors of the Association of South East Asian Nations (ASEAN) member-states are visiting the northeastern states to explore prospects of tourism and trade and to enhance people to ... Read more...

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‘Mobile sex service’ making its rounds in Malaysian city

June 13th, 2010 - 2:33 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, June 13 (ANI): Flyers advertising a "mobile sex service" inside a luxury vehicle are being distributed across the Malaysian city of Miri.The leaflets in Chinese, said to have been in ... Read more...

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Malaysian PM, other leaders condemn arson attacks on three churches

January 8th, 2010 - 6:06 pm ICT by ANI
Petaling Jaya, Jan (ANI): Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Tun Razak has condemned the attacks on three churches in the Klang Valley."I condemn these actions because they will destroy our country's harmony. The ... Read more...

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Sultan breaks protocol, helps Malaysian Indian award recipient

December 13th, 2009 - 5:33 pm ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, Dec 13 (IANS) Sultan Sharafuddin Idris Shah of Selangor broke protocol to steady 84-year-old Malaysian Indian Sundraledchimy Maheswaran as she walked back to her seat after being conferred a title ... Read more...

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Title-hungry Malaysians fall for Filipino scam

May 26th, 2009 - 10:09 am ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, May 26 (IANS) Title-obsessed Malaysians are falling for offers of traditional titles and awards from an unrecognised - and possibly fictitious - Sultanate of Mindanao in the Philippines. Awards carrying ... Read more...

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Special title for Malaysian Indian doctor

April 8th, 2009 - 11:42 am ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, April 8 (IANS) Malaysian Indian anaesthesiologist Subrahmanyam Balan is among this year's recipients of the traditional title announced in conjunction with the Sultan of Johor's birthday Wednesday. Serving at Sultanah Aminah ... Read more...

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Malay Indian dancer wins trip to Mumbai

January 18th, 2009 - 5:59 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, Jan.18 (ANI): A Malay Indian, who started out as a bharat natyam dancer at 11, has won a ticket to Mumbai for winning the Siva Gopal Award here. Prakash Kandasamy, ... Read more...

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Malaysian womens groups campaign for safe sex

June 3rd, 2008 - 10:33 am ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, Jun 03 (ANI): A number of womens groups in Malaysia have come forward in support of the Health Ministry for promoting the use of condoms to combat HIV, saying ... Read more...

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