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Kolkata students rally on World Humanitarian Day eve


August 18th, 2012 - 5:40 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 18 (IANS) Amidst a chorus of Michael Jackson's "We are the World", around 2,000 students took to the streets here on the eve of World Humanitarian Day ... Read more...

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Car worst carnivore than beast, says Russian zoo


July 6th, 2012 - 6:16 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, July 6 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Illustrating the notion that automobiles are carnivores - and worst than beasts, at that - a zoo in central Russia has put a caged car ... Read more...

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Government apologises after Ambedkar cartoon row (Second Lead)


May 11th, 2012 - 4:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 11 (IANS) A cartoon on Dalit icon B.R. Ambedkar in an NCERT textbook rocked both houses of parliament Friday, prompting the government to apologise and order ... Read more...

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Ambedkar cartoon rocks parliament (Lead)


May 11th, 2012 - 3:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 11 (IANS) A cartoon on Dalit icon B.R. Ambedkar reportedly printed in an NCERT textbook set off a storm in both houses of parliament Friday, ... Read more...

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Hundreds march in Hyderabad for Anna Hazare


August 16th, 2011 - 4:55 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Aug 16 (IANS) Hundreds of people led by Telugu Desam Party (TDP) president N. Chandrababu Naidu marched in Hyderabad Tuesday to protest Anna Hazare's arrest in Delhi while rallies ... Read more...

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Anna’s supporters raise a storm in Delhi


August 16th, 2011 - 2:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 16 (IANS) Young and old, men and women - hundreds of supporters of Anna Hazare raised a storm here Tuesday as they shouted anti-government slogans and pleaded ... Read more...

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Congress protests remarks by BJP leaders on ministers


May 23rd, 2011 - 7:25 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, May 23 (IANS) The Congress in Madhya Pradesh Monday took out a march to protest alleged derogatory remarks by the state Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) chief against four ... Read more...

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Support to Hazare pledged through tattoos and T-shirts


April 8th, 2011 - 9:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 8 (IANS) "Wake up Youths" read the tattoo on 22-year-old Henry Vats as he chanted slogans and waved placards with his friends at Jantar Mantar Friday in ... Read more...

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TDP’s Telangana legislators squabble in Andhra assembly


March 7th, 2011 - 4:01 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, March 7 (IANS) Sharp differences among the legislators of the opposition Telugu Desam Party (TDP) from the Telangana region came to the fore in the Andhra Pradesh Monday, ... Read more...

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Brit boss has to sell home to pay off employee he forced to wear ‘thief’ sign


February 17th, 2011 - 3:35 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 17 (ANI): The head of a flooring business in Britain, who shamed an employee by forcing him to wear a "thief" sign, has revealed that he now has to sell ... Read more...

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India sends message of love to Pakistan on St. Valentine’s Day


February 14th, 2011 - 2:11 pm ICT by ANI
By Tahir Nadeem KhanJammu, Feb 14 (ANI): In the backdrop of increasing infiltration bids and cease-fire violations by Pakistan on international border and Line of Control (LoC), Indians yet again conveyed ... Read more...

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2G scam: JPC demand continues to stall Parliament proceedings


December 10th, 2010 - 3:00 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Dec 10 (ANI): The deadlock in Parliament over the 2G scam continued for the 21st working day on Friday, with the opposition remaining adamant on their demand for a ... Read more...

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Baffled Somali pirates phone ship-owner for assistance


September 10th, 2010 - 6:34 pm ICT by IANS
Berlin, Sep 10 (DPA) Baffled Somali pirates phoned a Hamburg shipping company when the crew of German container ship Magellan Star went into hiding to foil the hijackers, it was reported Friday. After ... Read more...

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U.S. President, Barack Obama, To Not Employ The Phrase, ‘Mission Accomplished’, In His Crucial Speech On Tuesday About Iraq


August 31st, 2010 - 8:05 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Washington, August 31, 2010 (Just Flashed): The bureaucrats of the White House in America have asserted that there are two terms that the American President, Barack Obama, will not employ at ... Read more...

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Bonds that shine: Sisters polish shoes for ailing brother


August 12th, 2010 - 11:35 am ICT by IANS
By Asit Srivastava Kanpur, Aug 12 (IANS) Their heads bent in concentration as they furiously polish shoes on a roadside in this Uttar Pradesh city, the two young girls are extraordinary profiles of ... Read more...

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Briton lands job standing with placard in rain


July 25th, 2010 - 3:44 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 25 (IANS) A jobless Briton who stood for hours in pouring rain with a placard saying "please give me a job" was surprised when a passing businessman offered him one ... Read more...

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Unemployed Brit man gets work after holding ‘Give me a job’ sign in rain!


July 24th, 2010 - 5:14 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jul 234 (ANI): Unemployed Mark Wheeldon, who stood in the rain with a sign pleading: "Give Me A Job", got himself one after spending three hours standing on a roundabout.Mark, 23, ... Read more...

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BP Executive Tony Hayward’s latest avatar - 12-inch ‘Inaction Man’


July 18th, 2010 - 5:21 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 18 (ANI): Adding to the list of insults BP oil spill hate figure Tony Hayward has had to bear is a new 12-inch doll dubbed the "Inaction Man".The toy, ... Read more...

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Lindsay Lohan Appears As A Nun In The Poster Of ‘Machete’


July 15th, 2010 - 8:33 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
July 15, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Lindsay Lohan has undergone a colossal amount of crises in the recent past. She has been punished by the judiciary as well for her ... Read more...

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McCartney turns down bottom signing request


June 28th, 2010 - 10:33 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 28 (IANS) Singer Paul McCartney turned down a request to autograph a fan's bottom during his performance at Hard Rock Calling festival in Hyde Park here Sunday. The former Beatles ... Read more...

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Cat Leash Law In Barre Ignites Divisions


June 18th, 2010 - 7:40 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
June 18, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): An article in a law of Barre city that necessitates cats to be on leashes has ignited a heckling contest among the admirers of ... Read more...

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I can’t use cheating tactics: Aishwarya Rai (Interview)


June 14th, 2010 - 9:41 am ICT by IANS
By Dibyojyoti Baksi Mumbai, June 14 (IANS) She did it, but without prompting. Aishwarya Rai will be seen in the Hindi as well as Tamil versions of "Raavan" that is releasing ... Read more...

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Saudi placard vandalized, climate talks slowed further


June 11th, 2010 - 9:37 pm ICT by IANS
By Joydeep Gupta Bonn, June 11 (IANS) The official placard of the Saudi Arabian delegation was vandalised at the venue of the global talks here in preparation for the next climate summit. As ... Read more...

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Atheist given Asbo for mocking Jesus


April 24th, 2010 - 4:54 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr.24 (ANI): An atheist who left leaflets mocking Jesus Christ, Islam and the Pope in an international airport's prayer room has been given an Anti-Social Behaviour Order (ASBO), a civil order ... Read more...

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“Call Barney Stinson”: Greatly Popular Ad In Super Bowl


February 8th, 2010 - 8:52 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Miami, Feb 8, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Among all the commercials that got aired during the Super Bowl, one that was really innovative and truly eye-catching was the "Call Barney Stinson" advertisement. ... Read more...

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Gowda again mouths profanity, advocates wish he gets well soon


February 5th, 2010 - 9:18 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Feb 5 (IANS) Advocates here Friday wished former prime minister H.D. Deve Gowda 'gets well soon', a day after he used abusive language against Advocate General Ashok Haranahalli for the second ... Read more...

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Dressing as a sailor, flying kites illegal under Britain’s oddest laws


January 25th, 2010 - 2:40 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 25(ANI): A new report has found that there are a handful of strange offences, like walking home from a DIY shop with a ladder, dressing as a sailor or disturbing ... Read more...

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How tattoos can reveal your lover’s personality


January 17th, 2010 - 2:41 pm ICT by ANI
London, January 17 (ANI): Body language experts have offered tips on how your partner's tattoos can help you read their personality.Judi James, in her new book The You Code, said different ... Read more...

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Indian attacked in Australia, protest in Delhi over gurdwara fire (Second Lead)


January 15th, 2010 - 6:54 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne/New Delhi, Jan 15 (IANS) An Indian taxi driver was assaulted Friday in Australia's Ballarat city, the latest in a string of attacks against Indians. The attacker was detained and sentenced ... Read more...

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Madonna’s school coming up fast in Malawi


January 10th, 2010 - 10:48 am ICT by IANS
By Devirupa Mitra Lilongwe (Malawi), Jan 10 (IANS) The white placard is rather nondescript, but it marks a unique construction site on the rolling meadows outside Malawian capital Lilongwe - a school ... Read more...

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High drama after YSR son’s antics on Telangana (Parliament Roundup)


December 15th, 2009 - 7:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 15 (IANS) There was high drama in parliament Tuesday after Congress MP Y.S. Jaganmohan Reddy made common cause with his bitter rivals, the Telugu Desam Party (TDP), to ... Read more...

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I am for united Andhra, Golden Telangana: YSR’s son (Lead)


December 15th, 2009 - 6:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 15 (IANS) The Telangana issue saw the rift among Congress MPs from Andhra Pradesh widen Tuesday as those supporting separate statehood sought action against party colleague Y.S. Jaganmohan ... Read more...

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Congress MPs seek action against YSR son


December 15th, 2009 - 4:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 15 (IANS) Congress MPs from Telangana region Tuesday sought action against against Y.S. Jaganmohan Reddy, son of late chief minister Y.S. Rajasekhara Reddy, for "colluding" in the Lok ... Read more...

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Lok Sabha adjourned as Congress MPs spar over Telangana


December 15th, 2009 - 2:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 15 (IANS) The cracks in the ranks were evident Tuesday when Congress MPs from Andhra Pradesh clashed on the decision to create a separate state of Telangana, leading ... Read more...

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Sikhs burn effigy of controversial sect leader in Amritsar during Punjab Bandh


December 7th, 2009 - 8:13 pm ICT by ANI
By Ravinder Singh RobinAmritsar, Dec.7 (ANI): Supporting the public call to observe closure across Punjab, thousands of activists of various Sikhs organizations set ablaze effigy of Ashutosh Maharaj, the controversial sect leader, ... Read more...

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