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Delhi Airport Express resumption date unclear

August 14th, 2012 - 10:28 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 14 (IANS) Reliance Infrastructure, which operates Delhi Metro's Airport Express line, Tuesday refused to indicate a time-frame for completing repairs that would enable resuming stalled services on the ... Read more...

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‘Lockout to continue in Maruti’s Manesar plant’

July 30th, 2012 - 11:10 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, July 30 (IANS) Twelve days after violence at carmaker Maruti's Manesar plant claimed the life of a senior executive, the culprits continue to be at large. The company is ... Read more...

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US Army apologizes for new Afghan civilian Corpses’ photos

March 29th, 2011 - 3:09 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar.29 (ANI): The US Army has issued an apology for the distress it caused after new images of US troops posing with the dead bodies of Afghan civilians, were published in ... Read more...

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Mobile phones, picnics and music banned at London Olympics

March 18th, 2011 - 7:01 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar.18 (ANI): The London Organizing Committee of the Olympic Games (Locog), has said water bottles, mobile phones and sandwiches could be banned during the Olympics for security reasons.A Locog spokesman said: ... Read more...

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Indian Australian community’s welfare important for New Delhi: Krishna

January 20th, 2011 - 7:37 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan 20 (ANI): External Affair Minister S. M. Krishna has said the welfare of the Indian community in Australia is of paramount concern to New Delhi."I have had a productive ... Read more...

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School bus torched in Srinagar to enforce shutdown

December 4th, 2010 - 11:32 am ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Dec 4 (IANS) A mob torched a school bus in Old City area here Saturday to enforce a shutdown called by hardline separatist leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani across the Kashmir ... Read more...

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MJ’s mum may hold key to doctor’s fate in mystery death case

November 11th, 2010 - 5:48 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 11 (ANI): Texas Medical Board is seeking help from late Michael Jackson's mother Katherine against King of Pop's doctor Dr. Conrad Murray, it has emerged.The Medical Board wants for ... Read more...

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China to take objective view of South Korean warship incident: Wen Jiabao

June 2nd, 2010 - 1:09 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, June 2 (ANI): Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao has averred that China will take an objective view of the Cheonan sinking incident. Currently on a visit to Tokyo, Wen maintained that ... Read more...

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India should apply pressure on Sri Lanka: CPI-M (Lead)

April 24th, 2009 - 8:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 24 (IANS) India should mobilise international opinion and apply pressure on Sri Lanka to end the humanitarian crisis in the island nation, Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) general secretary ... Read more...

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Sri Lanka must end hostilities, LTTE should give up: CPI-M

April 24th, 2009 - 5:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 24 (IANS) The Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) Friday urged Sri Lanka to end its military offensive in order to save civilian lives and called upon the Tamil Tigers ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

A jumbo issue looms in Jharkhand polls

March 28th, 2009 - 12:50 pm ICT by IANS
By Nityanand Shukla Ranchi, March 28 (IANS) With elephants claiming almost as many lives as Maoists, rampaging herds are becoming a jumbo issue in the Jharkhand parliamentary elections.In a state that ... Read more...

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Agras tourism industry hit by recession

November 24th, 2008 - 8:02 pm ICT by ANI
By Brajesh Kumar SinghAgra, Nov 24 (ANI): The ongoing global recession is taking its toll on Agras tourism industry.There has been a marked decrease in the numbers of foreigners visiting the ... Read more...

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Financial mess biggest factor behind McCains defeat

November 5th, 2008 - 4:02 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Nov 5 (ANI): The financial crisis in the United States was main concern of the voters which led to the defeat of Senator John McCain in the race for ... Read more...

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Bradman’’s son to sue over commercial exploitation of Don’’s name

August 2nd, 2008 - 10:56 am ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Aug.2 (ANI): The family of legendary Australian cricketer, Sir Donald Bradman, has decided to legally challenge the way his name has been commercially exploited over the past decade. The Australian ... Read more...

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Worlds largest particle collider poses no danger to Earth, say scientists

June 28th, 2008 - 2:58 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 28 (ANI): Microscopic black holes that might possibly be produced by the Large Hadron Collider (LHC), which is the worlds largest particle collider, will not pose any danger to ... Read more...

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Australian police defend closing Perth airport

May 4th, 2008 - 5:29 pm ICT by admin
DPA Sydney, May 4 (DPA) Australian authorities Sunday defended their decision to shut Perth's international airport terminal for 12 hours after a security alert that proved unfounded. The terminal was cleared Saturday after ... Read more...

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India rules out ban on BlackBerry services

March 14th, 2008 - 4:21 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, March 14 (IANS) India will not ban the use of BlackBerry technology, top communications ministry officials assured Friday, even as Bharti group chairman Sunil B. Mittal hoped its security concerns ... Read more...

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