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A candid post-mortem of the LTTE (Book Review)

July 16th, 2012 - 10:36 am ICT by IANS
Book: "The Prabhakaran Saga"; Author: S. Murali; Publisher: Sage Publishers;Pages: 362; Price: Rs.425This is a cold-blooded yet comprehensive post-mortem of the rise and fall of the LTTE and its boss Velupillai ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Egyptian revolution will deeply impact other Middle-East nations: Jamaat-e-Islami chief

February 21st, 2011 - 4:56 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Feb 21(ANI): Jamaat-e-Islami (JI) Pakistan chief Syed Munawar Hasan has termed the Egyptian revolution as the first drop of rain, saying that it would deeply impact other countries of the region.Hasan ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Mayawati: Will her garland turn into noose? (Comment)

March 20th, 2010 - 10:00 am ICT by IANS
By Amulya Ganguli The apparently bizarre nature of Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati's politics can be understood by remembering that she is driven by an intense desire to make a mark in ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

New Sino-India border talks to boost ties, says Chinese spokesman

August 7th, 2009 - 2:59 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug.7 (ANI): China believes that the new round of China-India Boundary Talks to be held on August 7 and 8 in New Delhi will play a positive role in pushing ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Manmohan Singh: Another shot to implement his ‘idea of India’

May 21st, 2009 - 4:47 pm ICT by IANS
By Tarun Basu New Delhi, May 21 (IANS) Exactly five years after he first took over as India's prime minister, Manmohan Singh gets another shot at running the country for a second ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Not just parties, regional issues too fight for national space

April 21st, 2009 - 11:35 am ICT by IANS
By Darshan Desai New Delhi, April 21 (IANS) Regional issues formed a large percentage of questions raised in parliament in the last four years.A study by the independent PRS Legislative Research has ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Sarkozy meeting with Dalai Lama has undermined Sino-French ties: China

December 7th, 2008 - 2:17 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Dec.7 (ANI): China has described as unwise French President Nicolas Sarkozy insistence on meeting Tibetan spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, on Saturday, adding that it has undermined Sino-French ties.A Xinhua ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Time to move beyond Musharraf: Pakistani media

August 19th, 2008 - 2:39 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 19 (IANS) With Pervez Musharraf having stepped down as Pakistan's head of state, the country's ruling coalition should now move ahead instead of harking back to the past, editorials in ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Sonia Gandhi becomes ‘Soniaji’ for Samajwadi Party(Political Prattle)

July 2nd, 2008 - 9:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 2 (IANS) If politics is the art of nuance, then Samajwadi Party's much debated future strategy can perhaps be gleaned by simply listening to its general secretary Amar Singh. ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |