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Focussed on welfare schemes for SC, ST: PM


August 15th, 2012 - 9:40 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 15 (IANS) The government was giving special attention to the welfare of the Scheduled Castes, Scheduled Tribes and other weaker sections by coming out with programmes ... Read more...

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Central Railway turns 60 Saturday


November 4th, 2011 - 7:38 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 4 (IANS) Steeped in rich history synonymous with the development of Mumbai as the country's commercial capital, the Central Railway, headquartered here but catering to a large part ... Read more...

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Two great traditions merge at 14th century fort (Theatre Review)


October 18th, 2011 - 3:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 18 (IANS) An iridescent orange glow casts eerie shadows on the 14th century ruins of Ferozeshah Kotla fort... Two armoured guards patrol the ramparts as the sound ... Read more...

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Cyndi Lauper forgets the words of the US national anthem


September 12th, 2011 - 8:04 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Sept 12 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Singer Cyndi Lauper over the weekend had someone to take over from her when she fluffed part of the US National Anthem. The 58-year-old singer was ... Read more...

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A perky Jai Hind; a speech sans applause (I-Day sidelights)


August 15th, 2011 - 3:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 15 (IANS) Most people have got used to the rather dour manner in which Prime Minister Manmohan Singh delivers his speeches, except when he consciously chooses ... Read more...

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Freebies important for a welfare government: Jayalalithaa


August 15th, 2011 - 1:29 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 15 (IANS) It is the duty of a welfare government to provide essential items free to the poor and these should not be considered as doles, Tamil Nadu ... Read more...

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Text of PM’S Independence Day Speech


August 15th, 2011 - 11:20 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 15 (IANS) The following is the text of Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's Independence Day speech from the ramparts of the Red Fort here Monday:My dear countrymen, ... Read more...

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PM hails Indian press


August 15th, 2011 - 10:50 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 15 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Monday hailed the Indian press, saying that "an alert press" is helpful in the fight against corruption."An alert press and ... Read more...

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PM asks Anna not to fast (Lead)


August 15th, 2011 - 10:12 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 15 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Monday obliquely appealed to Gandhian Anna Hazare, who will fast from Tuesday in support of a strong Lokpal, not to ... Read more...

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Fair, transparent land acquisition law soon: PM


August 15th, 2011 - 9:35 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 15 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Monday promised a new law on land acquisition soon that will be fair and transparent to protect the interests of ... Read more...

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Want strong Lokpal, don’t fast: PM


August 15th, 2011 - 9:35 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 15 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Monday said the government wants a "strong Lokpal" and those who don't agree with some aspects of a proposed legislation ... Read more...

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Corruption a deep concern for all: PM


August 15th, 2011 - 9:35 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 15 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Monday said that corruption was a deep concern for all and needs simultaneous action on many fronts."In the last few ... Read more...

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Britain persuades Gaddafi loyalists to defect


February 26th, 2011 - 5:50 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 26 (IANS) British officials are trying to persuade key figures of the Libyan regime to defect from their leader Muammar Gaddafi and thus evade trial for crimes against humanity alongside ... Read more...

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Fergie Defends Christina Aguilera’s National Anthem Gaffe


February 8th, 2011 - 8:10 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Feb 9, (THAINDIAN NEWS) After mangling the words of national anthem, Christina Aguilera has become the center of controversies. The media outlets and all the critics have put the singer ... Read more...

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Christina Aguilera Apologizes For Mangling National Anthem At Super Bowl


February 8th, 2011 - 7:24 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Feb 8, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Though blonde singer Christina Aguilera hit all the right notes while singing national anthem at Super Bowl but certainly she did not sing the right lyrics. ... Read more...

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Christina Aguilera gets the US National Anthem wrong


February 8th, 2011 - 12:35 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Feb 7 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Christina Aguilera told the Associated Press that she messed up with a line of the US National Anthem because of her love for the country.The singer ... Read more...

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Christina Aguilera Offers Apology For Botching Up National Anthem


February 7th, 2011 - 8:52 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Feb 7, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The American recording artist and actress Christina Aguilera was given the fantastic opportunity to sing the national anthem of America in-front of 100 millions of audiences ... Read more...

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Christina Aguilera National Anthem Super Bowl


February 7th, 2011 - 2:14 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Feb 7, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Last night was the grand opening ceremony of the Super Bowl XLV where many notable celebrities and musicians performed on stage to entertain the audience and ... Read more...

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Christina Aguilera ‘messes up US National anthem at Superbowl’


February 7th, 2011 - 12:31 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Feb 7 (ANI): Pop star Christina Aguilera botched up the US national anthem at the start of the Super Bowl.She was supposed to sing the line "O'er the ramparts we ... Read more...

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Road ahead challenging, want meaningful solution: Rajkhowa


January 3rd, 2011 - 3:47 pm ICT by IANS
By Syed Zarir Hussain Lakwa (Assam), Jan 3 (IANS) The euphoria and the sense of jubilation is beginning to die down as one of India's most wanted terrorists until recently and chairman of ... Read more...

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PM to take political leaders to see Games venues


August 22nd, 2010 - 7:33 pm ICT by IANS
By George Joseph New Delhi, Aug 22 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh is likely to ask leaders of other political parties to accompany him to visit the Commonwealth Games venues as he ... Read more...

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Dialogue, mutual understanding key to ending violence in J-K: Sonia


August 19th, 2010 - 5:24 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug 19 (ANI): Congress President Sonia Gandhi on Monday said dialogue and mutual understanding is the key to ending the ongoing cycle of violence in Jammu and Kashmir."The Prime ... Read more...

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Manmohan appeals to Maoists, warns Pakistan on terror (Intro Roundup)


August 15th, 2010 - 6:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 15 (IANS) India's 64th Independence Day went off peacefully Sunday, with Prime Minister Manmohan Singh asking Maoists to talk to the government and warning that the peace process ... Read more...

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Govt. taking all measures to control inflation: Manmohan Singh


August 15th, 2010 - 1:42 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug 15 (ANI): Prime Minister Dr Manmohan Singh said the Central Government is taking all measures to control inflation, which is hovering around 10 percent for the last several ... Read more...

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CWG will be a success: Manmohan Singh


August 15th, 2010 - 1:16 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug 15 (ANI): Prime Minister Dr Manmohan Singh on Sunday asked the countrymen to treat the 2010 Commonwealth Games as a national festival, and said the upcoming mega event ... Read more...

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PM announces Bill to accelerate higher education and health


August 15th, 2010 - 1:15 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug 15 (ANI): Prime Minister Dr Manmohan Singh said that improvement in the areas of education and health is an important strategy for inclusive growth, and announced that the ... Read more...

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PM asks Maoists to talk, warns Pakistan on terror


August 15th, 2010 - 12:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 15 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Sunday asked Maoists to talk to the government and warned that the peace process with Pakistan will not go far if it ... Read more...

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Prime Minister asks Maoists to abjure violence, come forward for talks


August 15th, 2010 - 12:20 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug 15 (ANI): Prime Minister Dr Manmohan Singh made a fresh appeal to the Maoists to abjure violence, come forward for talks and join hands with the Government for ... Read more...

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Govt. ready for talks in J-K: Manmohan Singh


August 15th, 2010 - 12:02 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug 15 (ANI): Prime Minister Dr Manmohan Singh on Sunday said Jammu and Kashmir is an integral part of India, and the Central Government is ready to move forward ... Read more...

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Differences with Pak can be resolved through dialogue: Manmohan Singh


August 15th, 2010 - 12:02 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug 15 (ANI): The Prime Minister, Dr Manmohan Singh, on Sunday said the differences with Pakistan can be resolved through dialogue, and emphasised that Pakistan would not allow its ... Read more...

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Government will maintain communal peace: PM


August 15th, 2010 - 9:27 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 15 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Sunday said his government would always maintain communal peace and harmony and protect the minorities. "Our government is committed to maintain communal peace ... Read more...

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Will do everything for rehabilitation of Ladhakh: PM


August 15th, 2010 - 9:11 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 15 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Sunday condoled the deaths of people in the devastating flash floods caused by sudden cloudburst and said the government "will do everything" ... Read more...

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Snakes invade British prison


June 26th, 2010 - 5:41 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 26 (IANS) A British prison is being invaded by snakes, which are scaling up the prison walls to "soak up some sun", a media report said Saturday. One inmate was bitten ... Read more...

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Gen Next in Assam rejects gun culture


March 8th, 2010 - 3:59 pm ICT by IANS
By Syed Zarir Hussain Sivasagar (Assam), March 8 (IANS) Three college students skipped classes and mingled with a crowd Saturday to have a close look at Pradip Gogoi, vice chairman of the ... Read more...

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I hope for meaningful talks: ULFA’s Pradip Gogoi (Interview)


March 7th, 2010 - 1:43 pm ICT by IANS
By Syed Zarir Hussain Sivasagar (Assam), March 7 (IANS) A free man after 12 years, outlawed United Liberation Front of Asom (ULFA) founder member and vice chairman Pradip Gogoi is hoping for "meaningful ... Read more...

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