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Uttar Pradesh first phase poll shifted to March 3, counting March 6 (Lead)


January 9th, 2012 - 10:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 9 (IANS) Counting for the assembly polls in five states will be held March 6 instead of March 4, the Election Commission announced Monday after rescheduling the ... Read more...

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Counting in five poll-bound states on March 6


January 9th, 2012 - 9:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 9 (IANS) Counting for the assembly polls in five states will be held March 6 instead of March 4 after the date of Uttar Pradesh's first phase ... Read more...

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Feb 4 Uttar Pradesh poll to be rescheduled


January 9th, 2012 - 12:25 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 8 (IANS) Uncertainty over whether 'Barawafat' will fall on Feb 4, the Election Commission Sunday decided that the notification for polling in 60 assembly constituencies in Uttar ... Read more...

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Prayers for rain performed across UAE


December 31st, 2011 - 8:09 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Dec 31 (IANS/WAM) Thousands of citizens of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) as well as the rulers of the various emirates have offered prayers for rain.In Sharjah, crown ... Read more...

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Summons to 21 websites for hosting objectionable content


December 23rd, 2011 - 10:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 23 (IANS) Days after a civil court asked various websites to remove objectionable content, a Delhi court Friday issued summons to 21 websites and social networking ... Read more...

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Rehman Malik thanks Taliban for not attacking Shias


December 7th, 2011 - 9:25 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Dec 7 (IANS) Pakistani Interior Minister Rehman Malik has thanked the Taliban for not attacking Shia Muslims during their religious rituals Tuesday."I am thankful to the Taliban who ... Read more...

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Restrictions in some Srinagar areas to prevent trouble


December 6th, 2011 - 2:24 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Dec 6 (IANS) Authorities imposed restrictions in city centre Lal Chowk and some adjacent areas in Srinagar to maintain law and order as many mourners' processions are scheduled to ... Read more...

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South Park spoofs the Penn state situation


November 18th, 2011 - 12:34 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Nov 17 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Penn State scandal became the latest addition to the topics that South Park spoofs. Matt Stone and Trey Parker showed their creative side when they ... Read more...

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19 Indian Haj pilgrims die in Saudi Arabia


October 15th, 2011 - 11:10 pm ICT by IANS
Jeddah, Oct 15 (IANS) Ninteen Indian pilgrims have died in Saudi Arabia while undertaking the annual Haj pilgrimage, an official statement said Saturday.A total of 61,847 pilgrims have arrived from ... Read more...

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16 Indian Haj pilgrims die in Saudi Arabia


October 14th, 2011 - 7:54 pm ICT by IANS
Jeddah, Oct 14 (IANS) Sixteen Indian pilgrims have died in Saudi Arabia while undertaking the annual Haj pilgrimage, an official statement said Friday.Also, the first child birth for an Indian ... Read more...

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13 Indian Haj pilgrims die in Saudi Arabia


October 12th, 2011 - 9:28 pm ICT by IANS
Jeddah, Oct 12 (IANS) Thirteen Indian pilgrims have died in Saudi Arabia while undertaking the annual Haj pilgrimage, an official statement said Wednesday. "As of today, 13 pilgrims have expired, out ... Read more...

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Over 34,000 Indian Haj pilgrims in Saudi Arabia


October 8th, 2011 - 8:49 pm ICT by IANS
Jeddah, Oct 8 (IANS) Over 34,000 Haj pilgrims from India have arrived here for the annual pilgrimage.According to a statement issued from the Consulate General of India, a total of ... Read more...

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Three Indian Haj pilgrims die


October 7th, 2011 - 10:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Jeddah, Oct 7 (IANS) The cabinet Friday decided that 125,000 pilgrims from India will go on Haj under a subsidized scheme even as three of the 30,177 Indians ... Read more...

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Over 23,000 Indians arrive in Saudi Arabia for Haj


October 5th, 2011 - 8:06 pm ICT by IANS
Jeddah, Oct 5 (IANS) Over 23,000 Indian Haj pilgrims have arrived in Saudi Arabia for the annual pilgrimage. According to a release of the Consulate General of India here, a total ... Read more...

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Kashmir’s suffering is my suffering too: Rahul Gandhi


September 26th, 2011 - 6:41 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Sep 26 (IANS) "I am a Kashmiri. I have not come here to talk politics. The pain and suffering of this place is my suffering as well," Rahul ... Read more...

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Quran exhibition called off after protests


September 24th, 2011 - 7:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 24 (IANS) An exhibition on Quran and the message of Islam being held here was called off Saturday mid-way through its schedule after facing protests from other ... Read more...

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Farooq Abdullah clarifies on Gujarat remarks


August 29th, 2011 - 8:05 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Aug 29 (IANS) Union Minister of New and Renewable Energy Farooq Abdullah Tuesday said his remarks made in Gujarat were secular and meant no disrespect to Islam.In a statement ... Read more...

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Rana cleared in Mumbai attack, held guilty of aiding terror groups (Lead)


June 10th, 2011 - 5:44 am ICT by IANS
Chicago, June 10 (IANS) A US Federal jury has cleared Pakistan-born Canadian businessman Tahawwur Rana in the 26/11 Mumbai terror attack, but found him guilty on charges of supporting terrorist ... Read more...

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Rana found guilty of aiding terror outfits, cleared in Mumbai attack


June 10th, 2011 - 5:36 am ICT by IANS
Chicago, June 10 (IANS) A US Federal jury has found Pakistani Canadian businessman Tahawwur Rana guilty on two of three charges, but cleared him of the charge of helping plot ... Read more...

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South Park spoof on royal wedding


May 11th, 2011 - 9:49 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, May 11 (THAINDIAN NEWS) South Park creators Trey Parker and Matt Stone have added the Royal Wedding to their list of spoofs. An upcoming episode of the show will tell ... Read more...

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Lakhs throng Deoband for prayers led by Saudi cleric


March 25th, 2011 - 11:56 pm ICT by IANS
Deoband (Uttar Pradesh), March 25 (IANS) Lakhs of Muslims from different parts of the country thronged the prestigious Darul-Uloom seminary in this Uttar Pradesh town to participate in the Friday ... Read more...

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Thousands march in Moroccan cities


February 21st, 2011 - 12:23 am ICT by IANS
Rabat, Feb 20 (IANS) Thousands of people marched in Moroccan cities Sunday demanding King Mohammed VI give up some of his powers. In Moroccan capital Rabat, police allowed protesters, raising slogans ... Read more...

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Thousands offer prayers at Valley’s Hazratbal shrine


February 16th, 2011 - 5:40 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Feb 16 (IANS) Thousands of people braved the cold and inclement weather Wednesday to offer prayers at Kashmir Valley's holiest Muslim shrine of Hazratbal in summer capital Srinagar to celebrate the ... Read more...

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Security beefed up in Uttar Pradesh for Barawafat festival


February 15th, 2011 - 10:29 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Feb 15 (IANS) Security has been beefed up across Uttar Pradesh in view of Barawafat, the birth anniversary of Prophet Mohammad on Wednesday, police said Tuesday."As many as 40 additional companies ... Read more...

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Manmohan Singh greets nation on Milad-Un-Nabi


February 15th, 2011 - 9:55 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 15 (ANI): The Prime Minister, Dr. Manmohan Singh, on Tuesday greeted the nation on the occasion of Milad- un- Nabi, which is being observed tomorrow to mark the ... Read more...

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President, vice president greet nation on Milad-Un-Nabi


February 15th, 2011 - 2:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 15 (IANS) President Pratibha Patil and Vice President Hamid Ansari Tuesday greeted the nation on the eve of Milad-Un-Nabi, the birth anniversary of Prophet Mohammad, saying his teachings ... Read more...

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UAE firms to shut on Prophet’s birthday Feb 17


February 7th, 2011 - 11:33 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Feb 7 (IANS/WAM) All private sector companies in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) will close Feb 17 to mark Prophet Mohammad's birth anniversary, a government announcement said Monday.A circular issued ... Read more...

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Pakistani imam, son jailed on blasphemy charges


January 12th, 2011 - 1:06 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Jan 12 (IANS) A Pakistani court has sentenced to life imprisonment a mosque's chief clergy and his son for violating the country's blasphemy law, days after Punjab province governor Salmaan Taseer ... Read more...

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‘Heroic’ Salmaan Taseer lived and died for secular Pakistan, says daughter


January 10th, 2011 - 5:54 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Jan 10 (ANI): Punjab Governor Salmaan Taseer, who was assassinated by his own bodyguard last Tuesday, "lived and died for Pakistan", his daughter Shehrbano Taseer has said."Everything he had, he invested ... Read more...

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Peace Mumbai condemns Salman Taseer killing


January 8th, 2011 - 5:24 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 8 (IANS) India-Pakistan friendship activists here Saturday strongly condemned the assassination of Salman Taseer, governor of Pakistan's Punjab Province. In a statement, Peace Mumbai said: "Taseer was shot dead by ... Read more...

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Taseer’s killing signals rising intolerance in Pakistan: Former envoys


January 4th, 2011 - 10:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 4 (IANS) The assassination of Salman Taseer, the governor of Pakistan's Punjab province, signals increasing intolerance in that country and should be worrying for India and the world, ... Read more...

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Sweden suicide bomber’s abridged audio message


December 13th, 2010 - 8:35 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec.13 (ANI): Following is an abridged text of an audio message attached to an e-mail sent to Swedish news agency TT shortly before two explosions in Stockholm on Saturday. "In the ... Read more...

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Mahatma Gandhi’s message still relevant: Vayalar Ravi


October 3rd, 2010 - 12:39 am ICT by IANS
By Lakshmi Krishnakumar Durban, Oct 2 (IANS) Mahatma Gandhi's message is still relevant today with discrimination on basis of race, caste, tribe, language and gender being current issues globally, Overseas Indian ... Read more...

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Kerala HC rejects bail plea of 7 PFI activists in lecturer attack case


September 8th, 2010 - 7:41 pm ICT by ANI
Kochi (Kerala), Sept.8 (ANI): The Kerala High Court dismissed the bail applications of seven Popular Front of India (PFI) activists, who had been arrested for the brutal attack on a college lecturer ... Read more...

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NHRC notice to Kerala Police on harassment of Muslim families


July 20th, 2010 - 10:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 20 (IANS) The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has issued notice to the Kerala police chief on a complaint that Muslim families are being harassed, an official said Tuesday. ... Read more...

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