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Karnataka is political theatre for the Reddy brothers (News Analysis)


December 10th, 2011 - 2:34 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Dec 10 (IANS) Karnataka, reeling under corruption scandals and political instability, seems destined to remain a misgoverned state, hostage to the powerplay of the notoriously rich Reddy brothers ... Read more...

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Israeli play gets an Indian avatar


September 23rd, 2011 - 3:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 23 (IANS) Israel top's contemporary playwright, Motti Lerner, has a slice of India in his heart. One of his Hebrew plays has been given an Indian avatar ... Read more...

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Nepal PM candidate slapped as public patience snaps


January 20th, 2011 - 5:11 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, Jan 20 (IANS) The mounting public anger against Nepal's top politicians for remaining locked in power games and failing to form a consensus government found expression in violence Thursday ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Kayani considered plans to oust Zardari, send him into exile


December 1st, 2010 - 12:28 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 1 (ANI): Pakistan's Army Chief General Ashfaq Kayani considered plans to oust President Asif Ali Zardari from office to prevent opposition leader Nawaz Sharif coming to power, according to ... Read more...

Posted in World |

India urges US to ease high-tech sanctions, airs Afghan concerns (Lead)


July 14th, 2010 - 9:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 14 (IANS) In the run-up to US President Barack Obama's visit here in November, India Wednesday pressed the US for easing trade in dual-use technologies and conveyed its ... Read more...

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‘Rann’ is a men’s film: Ram Gopal Varma


January 5th, 2010 - 10:11 am ICT by IANS
By Joginder Tuteja Mumbai, Jan 5 (IANS) Director Ram Gopal Varma describes his forthcoming movie as a "men's film" and says it was natural for Amitabh Bachchan to spearhead the show in ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

India should aim for meaningful relations with Japan PM Hatoyama: Fernandes


October 21st, 2009 - 6:37 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct.21 (ANI): With international relations steadily becoming significant former Defence Minister and Rajya Sabha member George Fernandes has said the Government of India should build meaningful relations with Japan's new ... Read more...

Posted in National |

State of the art US military goods openly for sale in Peshawar


February 7th, 2009 - 4:53 pm ICT by ANI
Peshawar, Feb. 6 (ANI): US military equipment including Night-Vision Gear, high-power binoculars, boots and camouflage are openly being sold in Pakistans border town, Peshawar, posing a risk of making the Taliban ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Uttar Pradesh police flex muscles to tackle goons


August 19th, 2008 - 6:14 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Aug 19 (IANS) A special team, consisting of well built and athletic policemen, has been formed in the state capital to check local toughies and eve teasers, officials said Tuesday.Consisting of ... Read more...

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Trust vote behind, Pranab heads to Tehran


July 24th, 2008 - 5:33 pm ICT by IANS
By Manish Chand New Delhi, July 24 (IANS) In an attempt to juggle India's growing relations with the US with its centuries-old ties with Iran, External Affairs Minister Pranab Mukherjee goes to Tehran ... Read more...

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Psychiatrist brands Josef Fritzl Dr. Frankenstein


May 13th, 2008 - 12:00 pm ICT by admin
London, May 13 (ANI): Sex beast Josef Fritzl has been branded Dr. Frankenstein as medics began tests to determine whether he is mad.According to the 73-year-old electrical engineers lawyer Rudolf Mayer, ... Read more...

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