public pronouncements

Sanctions on India over Iran? US says reports highly speculative (Lead)

March 16th, 2012 - 7:18 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 16 (IANS) Describing media reports that America has threatened India with sanctions if it does not reduce its Iranian oil imports by June-end as "highly speculative", US ... Read more...

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Britain advised Libya on Lockerbie bomber’s release: WikiLeaks

February 1st, 2011 - 8:57 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 1 (IANS) British government ministers secretly advised Libya on securing the successful early release of the Lockerbie bomber from a Scottish prison, according to the US documents released by ... Read more...

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Talking with the Dalai Lama: How serious is China? (Comment)

January 29th, 2010 - 11:49 am ICT by IANS
By Mayank Chhaya It is hard to tell whether their accuracy is lost in the translation or not but it is always amusing to read the way China frames its public pronouncements ... Read more...

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US-Pakistanis ask Obama to tone down bombing Pak rhetoric

October 11th, 2008 - 2:05 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore , Oct 11 (ANI): Pakistani-Americans have reportedly urged upon Democratic presidential nominee Barack Obama to tone down his bombing Pakistan rhetoric.During his presidential debate with Republican rival John McCain, ... Read more...

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Somnath issue not on CPI-M meeting agenda

July 18th, 2008 - 4:14 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 18 (IANS) The much debated issue of Somnath Chatterjee's resignation from the post of Lok Sabha speaker finds no mention on the agenda of the two-day central committee meeting of ... Read more...

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It won’t be right to vote against UPA: Subhas Chakraborty

July 16th, 2008 - 10:54 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 16 (IANS) West Bengal Left leader Subhas Chakraborty Wednesday once again indicated that it would not be correct to vote against the Congress-led government along with the Bharatiya Janata Party ... Read more...

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