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Shimla’s green belts in peril


April 28th, 2012 - 2:41 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, April 28 (IANS) Shimla's last few sprawling green belts are in peril. A political decision to allow construction in the green zones -- the only surviving lungs in the ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Bukhari calls on Mulayam, seeks more Muslim say in governance


April 13th, 2012 - 1:20 am ICT by IANS
Lucknow, April 12 (IANS) An upset Imam Bukhari of the Delhi Jama Masjid met Samajwadi Party (SP) supremo Mulayam Singh Yadav and Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav Thursday to voice his ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

India says UN reform delay ‘at own peril’


April 11th, 2012 - 10:46 am ICT by IANS
United Nations, April 11 (IANS) India has reiterated that reform and expansion of the UN Security Council are essential if it is to reflect contemporary reality, warning any delay would ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Indian democracy in peril as Kani denied bail: Karunanidhi


November 10th, 2011 - 9:58 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Nov 10 (IANS) DMK president and former Tamil Nadu chief minister M. Karunanidhi Thursday said justice is being delayed to his daughter Kanimozhi by not letting her out on ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Marriage put my sobriety in peril: Baldwin


November 2nd, 2011 - 4:48 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 2 (IANS) Actor Daniel Baldwin has spoken out about his split from wife Joanne saying that the troubled marriage was threatening his sobriety.The 51-year-old, who filed for divorce ... Read more...

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Experts rule out fresh killer quake in Nepal, Sikkim


September 19th, 2011 - 1:14 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Sep 19 (IANS) There is no further danger of another immediate major trembler, seismological experts in Nepal said Monday, after a quake killed 39 people in Nepal and India ... Read more...

Posted in World |

My book drumming support for father’s killer: Aatish Taseer


August 20th, 2011 - 1:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 20 (IANS) Writer Aatish Taseer, son of slain Pakistani politician Salmaan Taseer, says the description of his father as "not a man of religion, but a brilliant ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Holmes discovered inner strength after becoming mom


July 13th, 2011 - 4:07 am ICT by IANS
London, July 13 (IANS) Actress Katie Holmes says she discovered her inner strength after becoming mother.The 32-year-old has a five-year-old daughter, Suri, with husband Tom Cruise."I think a tremendous ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Freedom at last - thanks to state-backed legal aid


June 29th, 2011 - 12:28 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, June 29 (IANS) He was acquitted but Ravi Kumar, incarcerated in Burail jail here on charges of reckless driving, had no clue. Not till the State Legal Service Authority ... Read more...

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People have right to question their leaders: Anna Hazare


June 14th, 2011 - 5:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 14 (IANS) A day after the Congress slammed civil society campaigners as "unelected tyrants", veteran Gandhian Anna Hazare Tuesday said people were the masters of the ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Threat to democracy is from unelected tyrants, says Congress (Lead)


June 13th, 2011 - 10:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 13 (IANS) Coming out hard against Team Anna Hazare, the Congress Monday accused it of being undemocratic in talks with the government on the proposed Lokpal ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Threat to democracy is from unelected tyrants, says Congress


June 13th, 2011 - 8:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 13 (IANS) Coming out hard against Team Anna Hazare, the Congress Monday accused it of being undemocratic in talks with the government on the Lokpal ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

World not buying Pakistan’s bellicosity: Congress


May 16th, 2011 - 10:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 16 (IANS) The Congress Monday slammed Pakistan for its "fluster, bellicosity and brazenness" in threatening a reprisal attack on India if an operation is attempted similar to ... Read more...

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We are doing everything possible for a peaceful summer: Omar Abdullah


April 27th, 2011 - 7:23 pm ICT by ANI
Jammu, Apr.27 (ANI): In an expansive television interview to ANI (part 1), the Chief Minister of Jammu and Kashmir, Omar Abdullah, said that his administration was leaving no stone unturned to ensure ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Al Qaeda may capitalize on ‘Arab Spring’ to build power, shore up weaknesses


April 9th, 2011 - 6:44 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr.9 (ANI): Stunned by the secular Arab rebellions that have toppled some of the Middle East's most enduring dictators, Al Qaeda and other violent Muslim extremists are struggling to capitalize on ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Bangladesh cricket develops on Australian model


March 21st, 2011 - 11:50 am ICT by IANS
Dhaka, March 21 (IANS) Bangladesh may have left their supporters heartbroken by crashing out of the cricket World Cup, but no one can doubt the team's improved performance over the ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Elephants really do have long memories


March 16th, 2011 - 11:50 am ICT by ANI
London, Mar 16 (ANI): Scientists have discovered that elephants really do have the long memories they are credited with - especially when it comes to danger.A study of African elephants found that ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Eden track bit two-paced, but full of runs


March 15th, 2011 - 9:28 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, March 15 (IANS) The Eden Gardens pitch, that played the villain at the last World Cup game here 15 years ago, seemed a bit two-paced but was overall full ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Coca-Cola is ‘Britain’s biggest brand’


March 13th, 2011 - 12:51 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 13 (ANI): Coca-Cola has once again been named the biggest brand in Britain, with sales rising to almost 1.1 billion pounds last year .It has landed the first place in ... Read more...

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Take minnows lightly at your own peril, says Kenyan captain


February 19th, 2011 - 4:44 pm ICT by IANS
By Anand Philar Chennai, Feb 19 (IANS) Kenya skipper Jimmy Kamande has warned that if anybody wants to take Kenya or a lower-ranked team lightly, then it will be at their own peril, ... Read more...

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Ponting ’selfish’ in batting at No.3 in World Cup warm-up game against Proteas: Hogg


February 17th, 2011 - 1:06 pm ICT by ANI
Bangalore, Feb 17(ANI): Australian captain Ricky Ponting was "selfish" in batting at No.3 when his struggling middle-order needed runs in the World Cup warm-up game against South Africa, according to former Australian ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Israelis react cautiously to ally Mubarak’s exit


February 12th, 2011 - 8:19 am ICT by ANI
Tel Aviv (Israel), Feb.12 (ANI): Israel has reacted with quiet and deep concern over the exit of long-term ally Hosni Mubarak as the president of Egypt.The government of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Charlotte Church and kids ‘nearly killed by gas leak’


February 9th, 2011 - 6:31 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 9 (ANI): Welsh singer Charlotte Church and her two children were nearly killed by a dodgy boiler at her new 1.3-million-pound mansion, it has emerged.The 24-year-old beauty has revealed how ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Asia, cyber attacks headline list of growing threats to US, military says


February 9th, 2011 - 5:45 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb.9 (ANI): The US military in its first revision of the National Military Strategy since 2004, has singled out Asia as a region of rising power and concern, and pointed to ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Roar of tiger at Rajpath!


January 26th, 2011 - 1:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 26 (IANS) Tigers roared at Rajpath Wednesday, as a tableau rolled in at the Republic Day parade with the message to save India's national animal.The tableau by the Central ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

‘Axing of terror law could give rise to 7/7-style terror attack in UK’


January 3rd, 2011 - 5:37 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 3 (ANI): Britain's terror law watchdog has warned the Lib Dem coalition that it would never be forgiven if it 'turns a blind eye' on the crackdown on suspects, ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Australia has suffered its worst cricketing day for 100 years: Roebuck


December 27th, 2010 - 3:35 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Dec. 27 (ANI): After Australia scored a shocking 98 in their first innings in the Boxing Day Test, noted cricket columnist Peter Roebuck believes that the Ashes is in England's pocket.With ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Behave, Supreme Court tells media


December 13th, 2010 - 10:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 13 (IANS) The Supreme Court Monday cautioned the media not to distort the judicial proceedings and not to tarnish the image of people by crossing the 'Lakshman Rekha'."Don't take ... Read more...

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England must charm locals to win Ashes Down Under: Arthur


November 5th, 2010 - 4:13 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 5 (ANI): Former South Africa coach Mickey Arthur, who plotted the Proteas victory Down Under, has said that England must charm the locals if they want to beat Australia.Arthur, now ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Website gives personal details of Shanghai firms’ bosses


October 25th, 2010 - 11:45 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Oct 25 (IANS) The privacy of over 60,000 company bosses in China's Shanghai city is in peril after their personal details were displayed on a website.By typing the words "Shanghai company ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Oz conqueror Arthur backs Aussies to win Ashes


October 18th, 2010 - 1:18 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Oct 18 (ANI): Former Proteas coach Mickey Arthur, who guided South Africa to a Test series win in Australia, believes that the Australian team will win the Ashes.He further said that ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Perpetually ignored Misbah says he wanted to burn his cricket kit in frustration!


October 13th, 2010 - 5:19 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Oct 13 (ANI): Before the sudden turn of events in which he was recently made the Pakistan Test team's captain, Misbah-ul-Haq was reportedly so frustrated by the national selectors' decision to ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

French rogue trader Jerome Kerviel gets three years in prison


October 5th, 2010 - 10:18 pm ICT by BNO News
PARIS (BNO NEWS) -- A former trader for Société Générale, one of Europe's leading financial services company, has been sentenced to 36 months in prison and ordered to repay the company 4.9 ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Paranormal Activity 2 New Trailer Out


October 3rd, 2010 - 10:20 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
October 3, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Not leaving any chances to promote their upcoming sequel, Paramount Pictures has released a new 30-second long “Fan Clip” along with a brand spanking ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Sounds of history ‘in grave danger of disappearing’, say US experts


October 1st, 2010 - 3:07 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 1 (ANI): Sound recordings which form a part of our cultural history are at the peril of disappearing, warns a comprehensive report from the US Library of Congress.The report has ... Read more...

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