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Telenor plans Rs.2,000 crore investment in India


April 21st, 2012 - 7:57 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, April 21 (IANS) Norwegian Telenor Group, which is looking for a new partner to continue its telecom services in India, plans to invest up to Rs.2,000 crore more even ... Read more...

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Formal Manmohan-Gilani meeting not scheduled (Lead)


March 25th, 2012 - 12:34 pm ICT by IANS
Seoul, March 25 (IANS) Prime ministers of India and Pakistan could interact on the sidelines of the March 26-27 Nuclear Security Summit but no structured meeting is planned between ... Read more...

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No structured Manmohan-Gilani meeting: Pakistan envoy


March 25th, 2012 - 9:24 am ICT by IANS
Seoul, March 25 (IANS) No structured meeting is planned between the prime ministers of India and Pakistan on the sidelines of the Nuclear Security Summit March 26-27, Pakistan's envoy ... Read more...

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‘Major strides in reducing trust deficit with Pakistan’


March 9th, 2012 - 7:01 pm ICT by IANS
Singapore, March 9 (IANS) Ahead of his visit to Islamabad later this year, External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna Friday said that although terrorism posed a continuing threat to the region ... Read more...

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India, Japan to discuss reviving n-cooperation talks


December 26th, 2011 - 6:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 26 (IANS) The prime ministers of India and Japan will Wednesday discuss the prospects of reviving civil nuclear cooperation negotiations and explore trade and investment in ... Read more...

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Talks conveyed ’seriousness of purpose’: Pakistan foreign minister


November 11th, 2011 - 3:25 pm ICT by IANS
Addu (Maldives), Nov 11 (IANS) Talks between the prime ministers of India and Pakistan has imparted a "seriousness of purpose" to bilateral ties, with both sides deciding to carry ... Read more...

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Manmohan, Gilani want ‘new chapter’ in relations


November 10th, 2011 - 1:04 pm ICT by IANS
Addu Atoll (Maldives), Nov 10 (IANS) The prime ministers of India and Pakistan Thursday hoped that the next round of bilateral talks would be more productive and agreed to ... Read more...

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India Post inaugurates National Philatelic Museum


July 11th, 2011 - 8:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 11 (IANS) The Department of Posts (DoP) Monday inaugurated the National Philatelic Museum which will exhibit rare postage stamps from across the world and also provide a ... Read more...

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Cricket diplomacy: New Zealand to bat for FTA with India


June 26th, 2011 - 10:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 26 (IANS) Bollywood and cricket will blend with diplomacy when the prime ministers of India and New Zealand hold talks Tuesday to push a free trade ... Read more...

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Pak releases 89 Indian fishermen


April 15th, 2011 - 10:33 pm ICT by ANI
By Ravinder Singh RobinWagah, Apr 15(ANI): Pakistani Rangers on Friday handed over 89 Indian fishermen to Border Security Force (BSF) officials at Attari Wagah land route, as a goodwill gesture aimed at ... Read more...

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Don’t club cricket with diplomacy, says Sushma Swaraj


March 31st, 2011 - 5:49 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, March 31 (IANS) Cricket should be treated as a game, and sports and diplomacy should not be mixed, senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Sushma Swaraj said here ... Read more...

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Sport and diplomacy should not be clubbed: Sushma Swaraj


March 31st, 2011 - 5:08 pm ICT by ANI
Chennai, Mar 31 (ANI): Leader of Opposition in the Lok Sabha, Sushma Swaraj, said Thursday sport and diplomacy should not be clubbed.She was commenting on the meeting held between the Prime Ministers ... Read more...

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Sonia, Rahul mingle with spectators at Mohali


March 31st, 2011 - 12:49 am ICT by IANS
Mohali (Punjab), March 30 (IANS) While the prime ministers of India and Pakistan watched the India-Pakistan World Cup semifinal in the secure environs of the pavilion, Congress president Sonia ... Read more...

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At half-way stage, Tendulkar half ton takes India to 141 for four


March 30th, 2011 - 6:01 pm ICT by ANI
Mohali, Mar. 30 (ANI): Sachin Tendulkar scored his 94th half century in one-day internationals took India to 141 for the loss four wickets at the half-way stage of the second World ... Read more...

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WC semi-final: Nehra comes in for Ashwin


March 30th, 2011 - 4:36 pm ICT by ANI
Mohali, Mar. 30 (ANI): India made one change to the team, including left-arm fast bowler Ashish Nehra in place of offspinner Ravichandra Ashwin, while Pakistan fielded an unchanged squad for Wednesday's ... Read more...

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Don’t delink terrorism from talks: BJP


March 29th, 2011 - 8:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 29 (IANS) Ahead of the talks between the prime ministers of India and Pakistan Wednesday, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) said Tuesday that the government should ... Read more...

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No impact of cricket match result on talks: Omar


March 29th, 2011 - 6:17 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, March 29 (IANS) Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah is excited about the World Cup semifinal between India and Pakistan but does not think the outcome of ... Read more...

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WC semi-final: Mohali converted into armed fortress


March 28th, 2011 - 2:44 pm ICT by ANI
Chandigarh, Mar. 28 (ANI): With the Prime Ministers' of India and Pakistan announcing their intentions to watch the World Cup semi-final match between the teams of the two countries here on Wednesday ... Read more...

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Northeast ignored in rail budget: Tripura minister


February 27th, 2011 - 12:59 am ICT by IANS
Agartala, Feb 26 (IANS) Railway Minister Mamata Banerjee ignored the northeast in the rail Budget and focussed only on her home state West Bengal, a minister in Tripura's Left Front government ... Read more...

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India, Pakistan to resume dialogue on all issues


February 10th, 2011 - 6:52 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 10 (ANI): Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi will visit India by July 2011 to review progress in the dialogue process with his Indian counterpart S M Krishna made ... Read more...

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Gadkari in China on ‘first ever goodwill visit’ (Lead)


January 20th, 2011 - 3:45 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Jan 20 (IANS) Nitin Gadkari, the first BJP president to visit China, said Wednesday that New Delhi's relationship with Beijing "has evolved, has grown, has matured, and it has become ... Read more...

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Gadkari in Beijing for five-day visit


January 20th, 2011 - 12:49 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Jan 20 (IANS) There is "consensus across the political spectrum in India for cooperative and cordial ties with China", said BJP president Nitin Gadkari, who is here on a five-day ... Read more...

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India conveys its concern to China over terrorism emanating from Pakistani soil


December 17th, 2010 - 3:21 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Dec. 17 (ANI): The Centre has conveyed serious concern over terrorism emanating from Pakistani soil to the Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao who will be reaching Islamabad today.Wen Jiabao was ... Read more...

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Chinese leader meets PM, calls for mutual understanding (Second Lead)


November 1st, 2010 - 9:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 1 (IANS) Ahead of Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao's visit here in December, senior Chinese Communist Party leader Zhou Yongkang Monday called on Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and conveyed ... Read more...

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India, China PMs’ begin meeting, stapled visa, economic and strategic ties in focus


October 29th, 2010 - 10:32 am ICT by ANI
Hanoi, Oct. 29 (ANI): The Prime Ministers of India and China - Dr. Manmohan Singh and Wen Jiabao - have begun a bilateral meeting on the sidelines of the ASEAN and ... Read more...

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India, Malaysia ink six pacts to take bilateral ties forward (Part II)


October 27th, 2010 - 4:26 pm ICT by ANI
Malaysia is the tenth largest source country for foreign tourists visiting India with 115,794 Malaysians visiting India in 2008.The trend is expected to continue in view of the improved connectivity between ... Read more...

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India, Japan to work together for success at UNFCCC conference in Mexico


October 26th, 2010 - 1:05 am ICT by ANI
Tokyo, Oct.25 (ANI): While discussing the importance of a positive result during the current climate change negotiations at the forthcoming conference of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) ... Read more...

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India, Japan hail negotiations for cooperation in peaceful use of nuclear energy


October 25th, 2010 - 11:21 pm ICT by ANI
Tokyo, Oct.25 (ANI): Prime Ministers of India and Japan on Monday welcomed commencement of negotiations between their countries on an Agreement for Cooperation in the Peaceful Uses of Nuclear Energy in ... Read more...

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India, Japan welcome cooperation in new and renewable energy, clean coal technology


October 25th, 2010 - 10:33 pm ICT by ANI
Tokyo, Oct.25 (ANI): Prime Ministers of India and Japan on Monday welcomed their countries' cooperation in development of new and renewable energy, and clean coal technology and enhancing energy efficiency in ... Read more...

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Indian enclave attacked after Bangladeshi killed


October 17th, 2010 - 3:08 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Oct 17 (IANS) Police detained three people who burnt over 200 houses at an Indian enclave on the border after a group of Indians killed a Bangladeshi, a media report said ... Read more...

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Dialogue only way to resolve India-Pak disputes: Qureshi


July 30th, 2010 - 6:14 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, July 30(ANI): Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi has said that the Prime Ministers of India and Pakistan had agreed to resume dialogue because they saw it as the only way ... Read more...

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Amid hopes, India and Pakistan extend talks (Evening Lead)


July 15th, 2010 - 5:25 pm ICT by IANS
By M.R. Narayan Swamy Islamabad, July 15 (IANS) The foreign ministers of India and Pakistan met here Thursday for the first time after the Mumbai terror attack, with their talks getting extended ... Read more...

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Krishna heads to Pakistan Wednesday


July 12th, 2010 - 6:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 12 (IANS) In the first visit by an Indian foreign minister to Pakistan since the 26/11 attack, S.M. Krishna goes to Islamabad Wednesday on a three-day visit that ... Read more...

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Krishna to visit Islamabad for talks with Pak counterpart


July 12th, 2010 - 4:16 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 12 (ANI): External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna will undertake a three-day visit to Pakistan from July 14 to 16.A statement released by the Ministry of External Affairs said Krishna ... Read more...

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India signs MoU with Canada’s Ontario province (With Image)


July 9th, 2010 - 12:50 pm ICT by IANS
By Gurmukh Singh Toronto, July 9 (IANS) Just over a week after the prime ministers of India and Canada signed nuclear and mining agreements, India Thursday signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with ... Read more...

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