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Pakistan not doing enough on Mumbai attack: Clinton


May 7th, 2012 - 1:28 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 7 (IANS) Stressing that all those involved in the 2008 Mumbai attack be brought to justice, US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton Monday accused Pakistan of not ... Read more...

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Pakistan prospecting for rail engines in India


April 26th, 2012 - 6:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 26 (IANS) In a move that signals the rapid progress in normalising relations, India is considering a request from Pakistan to supply rail engines to help improve ... Read more...

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Long way to go to ensure probity: PM


February 3rd, 2012 - 4:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 3 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Friday said the government had taken several legal and administrative measures to curb corruption in the past year but there ... Read more...

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India’s Mahesh, Anaka second in world junior squash


January 11th, 2012 - 1:45 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Jan 11 (IANS) Indian squash players Mahesh Mangaonkar and Anaka Alankamony have been ranked No.2 in the world among boys and girls in the latest WSF World Junior Circuit ... Read more...

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Time right to curb corruption: PM


October 30th, 2011 - 11:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 30 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said Sunday that "the time was right to move decisively to curb corruption in public life and improve the processes ... Read more...

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BJP says its with Anna in anti-graft fight


August 28th, 2011 - 5:41 pm ICT by IANS
Nagpur/New Delhi, Aug 28 (IANS) The Bhartiya Janata Party (BJP) said Sunday it would follow the leadership of Anna Hazare in the fight against corruption. "Our party is with Anna ... Read more...

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Mahindra riders make top-15 finish in Czech Moto GP


August 14th, 2011 - 11:48 pm ICT by IANS
Brno (Cezch Republic), Aug 14 (IANS) India's Mahindra Racing bikers made top-15 finishes for the second time in the season, with Danny Webb at 12th place and Marcel Schrotter at ... Read more...

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Nepal gay MP dubs Azad sociopath


July 6th, 2011 - 3:16 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, July 6 (IANS) The outrage triggered by Indian Health Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad's statement that homosexuality was "unnatural" spread outside India with the founder of the gay rights movement ... Read more...

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Sania first Indian to reach women’s doubles Grand Slam final


June 2nd, 2011 - 6:04 pm ICT by IANS
Paris, June 2 (IANS) Sania Mirza created history by becoming the first Indian woman to enter a Grand Slam doubles final.Sania, who lifted a Grand Slam title when she won ... Read more...

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Kiwi captain Vettori and Mills ruled out against Sri Lanka


March 16th, 2011 - 6:30 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 16 (IANS) New Zealand captain Daniel Vettori and experienced fast bowler Kyle Mills will miss their World Cup Group A match against Sri Lanka here Friday. Fast ... Read more...

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Barack Obama To Address State Of The Union 2011 Tonight


January 25th, 2011 - 8:39 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Jan 25, (THAINDIAN NEWS) United States President Barack Obama on Tuesday night will be addressing the entire nation in his State of the Union which calls for an immediate concern ... Read more...

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China modernisation still a long way off: President Hu


January 17th, 2011 - 5:47 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Jan 17 (ANI): Chinese President Hu Jintao has described his country as a developing country, and being a long way off from "modernisation"."We need to make long and hard efforts ... Read more...

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PPP gives in to PML-N’s charter of demands


January 10th, 2011 - 12:41 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Jan 10 (ANI): Pakistan Prime Minister Yousaf Raza Gilani has bowed to the Pakistan Muslim League-N (PML-N) demands, thus bringing the three-day 'ultimatum' issued by the party to an end.A ... Read more...

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Buddhadeb says Trinamool is spreading anarchy


December 22nd, 2010 - 11:58 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Dec 22 (IANS) West Bengal Chief Minister Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee Wednesday attacked opposition Trinamool Congress saying it was spreading anarchy in educational institutions and hampering industrialisation in the state."We all know who ... Read more...

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India, EU welcome Seoul pact on IMF reform


December 10th, 2010 - 10:48 pm ICT by ANI
Brussels, Dec.10 (ANI): Leaders of India and the European Union (EU) on Friday welcomed the agreement on reform in the International Monetary Fund (IMF) reached at Seoul, which they hoped would strengthen ... Read more...

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Indian women balancing divine feminine with modernity


December 8th, 2010 - 2:49 pm ICT by IANS
By Madhusree Chatterjee New Delhi, Dec 8 (IANS) The emerging voice of women in India is one of strength, economic sustainability, positive energy, achievement and erudition - that strikes a fine ... Read more...

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UN Security Council calls for ‘urgent action’ for peaceful, credible referenda in Sudan


November 17th, 2010 - 1:52 am ICT by BNO News
UNITED NATIONS (BNO NEWS) -- The United Nations (UN) Security Council on Tuesday urged parties to the 2005 peace pact that ended the Sudan's long-running civil war to take urgent action to ... Read more...

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Chilean miners could be rescued by ‘end of October’


October 2nd, 2010 - 12:36 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 2 (ANI): The 33 Chilean miners trapped for almost two months could reportedly be freed by the end of October.According to Sky News, Chile's mining minister, Laurence Golborne has ... Read more...

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Trapped Chilean miners could be freed in two weeks


September 29th, 2010 - 5:46 am ICT by IANS
Santiago, Sep 29 (IANS/EFE) Thirty-three miners trapped in a Chilean mine since Aug 5 may be freed within two weeks as officials get set to launch the final phase of the rescue ... Read more...

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S. Korea gearing up for G-20 Summit


September 23rd, 2010 - 1:30 pm ICT by ANI
Seoul (S. Korea), Sep 23 (ANI): With only 50 days left for the G-20 Seoul Summit, Korea is making conscientious efforts to gather a consensus in putting development as one of the ... Read more...

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Richard Edwards who underwent double hand transplant shows off his ‘fist’


September 4th, 2010 - 12:56 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Sep 3 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Richard Edwards who had undergone a double hand transplant showed off to the world that he could make a ‘fist’. In his first public appearance he ... Read more...

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Injured Gul doubtful for fourth Test against England


August 25th, 2010 - 2:56 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Aug.25 (ANI): Pakistan fast bowler Umar Gul, who missed the third Test against England at The Oval due to a hamstring injury, is doubtful for the fourth Test starting Thursday at ... Read more...

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Becks’ get-well soon note gave amputated soldier an ‘incredible morale boost’


August 23rd, 2010 - 11:58 am ICT by ANI
London, Aug 23 (ANI): A teenage soldier whose legs were blown off weeks after meeting David Beckham has said that the footie ace gave him an "incredible morale boost" which is ... Read more...

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Myanmar’s ruler visits IT hub in Hyderabad


July 28th, 2010 - 11:03 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, July 28 (IANS) The head of Myanmar's military regime Senior General Than Shwe Wednesday visited Hitec City, the Information Technology hub, here. Accompanied by his wife Daw Kyaing Kyaing, along with an ... Read more...

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Assam’s Jokai, Khanikar villages cherish a transformed life with peace


July 26th, 2010 - 10:50 pm ICT by ANI
Dibrugarh (Assam), July 26 (ANI): People in Jokai and Khanikar villages in upper Assam that was once affected by militancy and violence, are now enjoying peace.A visit to these villages astonishes when ... Read more...

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Plan to begin Afghan security handover by end of 2010 dropped


July 21st, 2010 - 3:41 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 21 (ANI): The United State's plans to begin handing control of provinces in Afghanistan to Afghan security forces by the end 2010 have been quietly dropped amid European countries fears ... Read more...

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Money Magazine Reveals The Best Places To Live In The United States


July 13th, 2010 - 6:53 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez July 13, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Money Magazine has just revealed its list of the best places to live in in the United States and Eden Prairie in Minnesota has received ... Read more...

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Why some termites become queens and others don’t


July 9th, 2010 - 5:02 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 9 (ANI): A new research explains which specific chemicals are used by some termite queens to prevent other termites in the colony from becoming mommies like themselves.NC State's Dr. Ed ... Read more...

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Swift and credible steps are must to eliminate terrorists’ safe havens: Ansari


June 10th, 2010 - 11:02 pm ICT by ANI
Zagreb (Croatia), June 10 (ANI): Stating scourge of terrorism is disruptive of all civilized life, the Vice-President Hamid Ansari on Thursday said swift and credible steps are needed to eliminate terrorists' safe ... Read more...

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India will have to rough it out in Asian Five rugby


June 1st, 2010 - 10:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 1 (IANS) India have their task cut out when they open against favourites China in the HSBC Asian Five Nations 2010 Division II rugby that kicks off at the ... Read more...

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Gujarat to set up two more power projects soon


May 31st, 2010 - 10:11 pm ICT by IANS
Surat, May 31 (IANS) Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi announced Monday that two more power projects of 500 MW capacity would be set up in the southern part of the state ... Read more...

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Faction feud dominated four years of Left rule in Kerala


May 18th, 2010 - 5:40 pm ICT by IANS
By Sanu George Thiruvananthapuram, May 18 (IANS) Velikkakathu Sankaran Achuthanandan was hailed a 'messiah' four years back as he led the Left Democratic Front (LDF) to a landslide win in the assembly polls. ... Read more...

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Time running out for Nepal, warns UN


May 14th, 2010 - 5:31 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, May 14 (IANS) With less than a fortnight left for Nepal's parliament to be dissolved and the major parties still unable to agree on the future course of action, ... Read more...

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India, China growth helping developing nations: World Bank


April 24th, 2010 - 10:43 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, April 24 (IANS) But for the rapid progress made by India and China, the pace of poverty reduction in developing countries would have been still slower after the global ... Read more...

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Rookie Pak spinner admits of being inspired by Muralidharan


March 1st, 2010 - 4:38 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Mar 1(ANI): Pakistan left-arm spinner Raza Hasan, who has been named in the probables list for the ICC T20 World Championship to be held in April, has said that he likes ... Read more...

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