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Scarred and scared, these Pakistani Hindus seek refuge in India


November 27th, 2011 - 3:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 27 (IANS) Sitting hunched with his face cupped in his hands, 42-year-old Shobhamal dreads going back to Pakistan's Sindh province where he has earned the status ... Read more...

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Mumbai to host flamingo festival


April 12th, 2011 - 10:09 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 12 (IANS) In order to create awareness about winged visitors and the danger posed to wetlands by encroachments and dumping of debris, the Bombay Natural History Society ... Read more...

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For ethnic Indians, Malaysia makes changes to textbook


March 25th, 2011 - 1:53 pm ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, March 25 (IANS) References to the Hindu caste system have been removed from a novel prescribed for school students that offended sections of Malaysia's ethnic Indian community, says ... Read more...

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Consider views of Indian panelists on ‘Interlok’ issue: MIC Chief


March 19th, 2011 - 6:00 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, Mar.19 (ANI): Malaysian Indian Congress President G. Palanivel has asked the government to take the views of the three Indian representatives on the Interlok panel seriously.He said in a statement ... Read more...

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India-US nuclear deal was win-win: ElBaradei


March 19th, 2011 - 12:07 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 18 (IANS) Former head of UN's atomic energy agency Mohamed ElBaradei Friday said the India-US nuclear deal was "win-win" and was important to bring India into the ... Read more...

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Book row: Malaysian-Indians to stay in review panel


March 18th, 2011 - 3:28 pm ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, March 18 (IANS) Three Malaysian-Indian members of a panel, looking into the contents of a controversial novel detailing the Hindu caste system, will remain part of the team ... Read more...

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Malaysian parliament shuns debate on novel opposed by Indians


March 17th, 2011 - 4:18 pm ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, March 17 (IANS) The Malaysian parliament has rejected a motion to debate a controversial book that has upset sections of ethnic Indian community for having references to the ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Post-Adarsh scam, Chavan reassures builders


February 4th, 2011 - 11:25 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 4 (IANS) With the builders in Maharashtra running scared in the aftermath of the Adarsh Housing Society scam, Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan Friday sought to assure that those who came ... Read more...

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Book row: Malaysian government to talk to MIC leaders


January 25th, 2011 - 2:16 pm ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, Jan 25 (IANS) The Malaysian government will talk to Malaysian Indian Congress (MIC) leaders this week to resolve the controversy over a school text book that has references to the ... Read more...

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Charlie Sheen should confront his problems: Experts


October 27th, 2010 - 6:47 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Oct 27 (ANI): Experts believe that Charlie Sheen needs to speak his heart out about the problems he faces, if he wants to avoid a tragic end.Patrick Wanis, a ... Read more...

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Is Mel Gibson’s film career in danger?


July 3rd, 2010 - 2:45 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 3 (ANI): Mel Gibson's film career seems to be in danger after he spouted vile racist abuse at his ex-lover.Hollywood bosses say that his outburst against Oksana Grigorieva - ... Read more...

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Chavan asked to explain Bachchan’s presence at Mumbai Sea Link function


March 25th, 2010 - 2:18 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Mar 25 (ANI): Maharashtra Chief Minister Ashok Chavan is in hot water over being seen with Bollywood superstar Amitabh Bachchan at the inaugural function of the second phase of Worli-Bandra ... Read more...

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World held its breath as swine flu grew into pandemic (Flashback 2009)


December 30th, 2009 - 12:39 pm ICT by IANS
Berlin, Dec 30 (DPA) Latin cultures have made physical proximity one of their trademarks: people regularly kiss each other hello and goodbye. For a time in 2009, however, both kissing and handshakes became ... Read more...

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Rathore ‘abandoned’ by his buddies


December 29th, 2009 - 1:24 pm ICT by IANS
By Jaideep Sarin Chandigarh, Dec 29 (IANS) Once a popular officer in Haryana's administrative and police circles for his social and golfing skills, disgraced former Haryana director general of police (DGP) S.P.S. Rathore ... Read more...

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Celina to judge beauty contest for eunuchs!


December 9th, 2009 - 3:45 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Celina Jaitley proves that her support towards the upliftment of the pariah section of the society go beyond words, as she confirms to be one of the jury members of the ... Read more...

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Vir Das treated as pariah on the sets of Yash Raj!


October 2nd, 2009 - 6:57 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Vir Das, India's answer to popular western stand-up comic Russell Peters, is finding himself isolated these days on the sets of Yash Raj.A source from the sets says, "The entire team ... Read more...

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Pakistan to host one-day series against NZ in UAE


September 14th, 2009 - 7:57 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, Sep 14 (IANS) The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) announced Monday that it has struck a deal to host its one-day series against New Zealand in the United Arab Emirates(UAE) next month. Ijaz ... Read more...

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World Twenty20 title a gift to Pakistan: Younis


June 22nd, 2009 - 1:58 am ICT by IANS
London, June 22 (IANS) Pakistan captain Younis Khan said their World Twenty20 title was a 'gift' to their strife-torn nation. The talented Pakistani team, which entered the tournament as underdogs, made a mockery ... Read more...

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Dungeon dad turns total recluse in Austrian jail


March 10th, 2009 - 5:28 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 10 (ANI): Josef Fritzl, the Austrian incest fiend who held his daughter as a sex slave for 24 years, has become a pariah at Austrias Sankt Poelten jail, say ... Read more...

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Pakistan media slam ICC for relocating Champions Trophy


February 2nd, 2009 - 8:16 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, Feb 2 (IANS) A leading Pakistani newspaper Monday hit out at the International Cricket Council (ICC) for moving the Champions Trophy out of Pakistan and accused it of indulging in double ... Read more...

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Elizabeth Edwards stayed with cheating John for kids sake


August 14th, 2008 - 1:01 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Aug.14 (ANI): An anguished Elizabeth Edwards decided to stay with her cheating husband, John, because she is dying and worried about their two young children, one of her close ... Read more...

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