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Putin, Obama discuss bilateral relations

May 10th, 2012 - 3:47 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, May 10 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russian President Vladimir Putin and his US counterpart Barack Obama have discussed the prospects of development of bilateral relations and personal contacts.The two leaders ... Read more...

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Indians in US, Japan back Hazare agitation (With Images)

December 27th, 2011 - 10:06 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 27 (IANS) Anna Hazare's agitation attracted a modest crowd in Mumbai but Indians in the US and Japan Tuesday lent an international touch to the fight for ... Read more...

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‘IGNOU has brought teachers-students closer’

January 9th, 2011 - 11:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 9 (IANS) The Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) has bridged the gap between teachers and students with its quality study material for the last 25 years, Vice Chancellor ... Read more...

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WikiLeaks’ Assange paid 66,000 euros in 2010

December 24th, 2010 - 10:09 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 24 (IANS) WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange was paid 66,000 euros in 2010 as the whistleblower website grappled with ballooning costs with legal battles, clamp down in donations and decision to ... Read more...

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‘Left-out-Pak’ desperate for role in ongoing Afghan-Taliban reconciliation talks

October 22nd, 2010 - 6:57 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Oct 22(ANI): Pakistan has claimed that there has been no communication from the United States or Afghanistan about the ongoing reconciliation talks between the Afghan government and the Taliban.Pakistan's chief ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

NATO facilitating Afghan-Taliban talks in Kabul: Official

October 14th, 2010 - 4:59 pm ICT by ANI
Brussels, Oct 14(ANI): The North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) forces are facilitating efforts by the Afghan government to seek a reconciliation deal with Taliban leaders in Kabul, a senior NATO official ... Read more...

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Karzai confirms ‘unofficial talks’ with Taliban

October 11th, 2010 - 5:42 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 11 (ANI): Afghan President Hamid Karzai has confirmed that contact between the Taliban and his administration has been going on unofficially "for quite some time" to try to end ... Read more...

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Unofficial talks going on with Taliban: Karzai

October 11th, 2010 - 12:03 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 11 (IANS) Afghanistan President Hamid Karzai has said unofficial negotiations are taking place with the Taliban, who are like "kids who have run away from the family".Karzai said the ... Read more...

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Canadian Tamils outraged over email from Sri Lanka

June 19th, 2009 - 11:31 am ICT by IANS
Toronto, June 19 (IANS) An email by a Sri Lanka-based Sinhala to offer his services for a fee to Tamils to find their missing relatives has outraged the community in Canada. Thousands of ... Read more...

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Mizoram gears up for Assembly polls

November 26th, 2008 - 8:31 pm ICT by ANI
By Pinaki Das Kanmun (Mizoram)/Kanchanpur (Tripura), Nov.26 (ANI): Mizoram, which is due to undergo Assembly elections for 40 seats just a few days from now, is not witnessing any posters, election ... Read more...

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Obamas supporters create iPhone Call Friends option to rope in voters

October 3rd, 2008 - 2:44 pm ICT by ANI
London, October 3 (ANI): U.S. Democratic presidential nominee Barack Obamas supporters have developed a new application for iPhone with a view to involving more and more people in their campaign, and ... Read more...

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