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Time not yet ripe for third front: CPI


April 20th, 2012 - 11:01 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 20 (IANS) The Communist Party of India (CPI) Friday said the time was not yet ripe for giving call for a third alternative comprising non-Congress and non-BJP parties, ... Read more...

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China to modernise military: Defence minister


August 1st, 2011 - 1:59 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Aug 1 (IANS) China will "steadily" reform its national defence and modernise its military forces, the defence minister said on the occasion of the Army Day which is observed ... Read more...

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China will set 7% annual growth from 2011 to 2015: Jiabao


February 27th, 2011 - 1:14 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Feb.27 (ANI): The Chinese government plans to set its annual Gross Domestic Product target at seven percent for the period of 2011-2015, to raise the quality of growth and to improve ... Read more...

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Star Of ‘New Kids On The Block’, Jonathan Knight, Divulges That He Is A Homosexual


January 31st, 2011 - 10:13 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Jonathan Knight, an American vocalist, who is a portion of the ‘boy band’, New Kids On The Block (NKOTB), has come out as gay subsequent to the inadvertent outing of ... Read more...

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South Korea says North’s statement “unhelpful” for better inter-Korean ties


January 28th, 2011 - 4:52 pm ICT by ANI
Seoul, Jan 28(ANI): South Korea has criticized a statement issued by North Korea, calling it a "propaganda offensive" that is "unhelpful" for mending strained ties between the two countries.In a statement, ... Read more...

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Scarlett Johansson Reportedly Undergoing Betrayal Over Sandra Bullock’s Blossoming Romance …


January 16th, 2011 - 12:47 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
The breakage of the matrimony between 34-year-old Ryan Reynolds and 26-year-old Scarlett Johansson had been pronounced in December, with the reports of his heightening coziness with his ‘Proposal’ co-star, Sandra ... Read more...

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North Korea proposes unconditional dialogue with South Korea


January 6th, 2011 - 6:37 pm ICT by ANI
Pyongyang (North Korea), Jan 6(ANI): North Korea has reportedly proposed unconditional dialogue with South Korea as soon as possible.According to Xinhua news agency, the North Korean government issued a statement on ... Read more...

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Georgia sends peace proposals for Abkhazia and South Ossetia


December 8th, 2010 - 1:04 am ICT by BNO News
TBILISI, GEORGIA (BNO NEWS) -- Georgia on Tuesday announced that President Mikheil Saakashvili officially sent peace proposals for Abkhazia and South Ossetia to the international community."The Georgian president has recently sent official ... Read more...

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Top Chinese foreign official travels to N. Korea to ease tensions over WikiLeaks release


December 1st, 2010 - 3:00 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Dec 1 (ANI): Chinese State Councillor Dai Bingguo is rushing to North Korea to deal with concerns that surfaced after WikiLeaks disclosed reports that Beijing was ready to support Korean unification. ... Read more...

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N. Korea will use nuke arsenal if attacked by US, S. Korea: Envoy


August 28th, 2010 - 1:46 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Aug 28 (ANI): North Korea's Ambassador to Cuba, Kwon Sung Chol, has warned that his country would use its nuclear arsenal if attacked by either the United States or South Korea."If ... Read more...

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South Korea proposes three-stage reunification plan with North


August 15th, 2010 - 3:28 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug 15 (ANI): A three-stage reunification with the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) has been proposed by South Korean President Lee Myung-bak on Sunday.proposed a three-stage reunification with the ... Read more...

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China to enhance its armed forces capabilities


August 1st, 2010 - 6:50 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug 1 (ANI): China's Defense Minister Liang Guanglie has said that the Chinese armed forces will continue to enhance its capabilities and military readiness to safeguard sovereignty, security and development ... Read more...

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North Korea offers three principles to ease tension on Korean Peninsula


June 15th, 2010 - 4:22 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi,June 15 (ANI): The reclusive Government of North Korea and the country's political parties and organizations have reportedly offered three principles, which they believe can ease the tension on the Korean ... Read more...

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Mother finds her kidnapped daughter on Facebook


June 4th, 2010 - 5:29 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
San Bernardino, Jun 4 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A mother has been reunited with her daughters after 15 years. According to the mother, the father of the children - Faustino Utera abducted the children ... Read more...

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Taiwan protests its exports labelled ‘Made in Taiwan, China’


May 23rd, 2010 - 8:17 am ICT by IANS
Taipei, May 23 (DPA) Taiwan was to persuade China to drop its demand that all Taiwanese goods exported to China must be marked "Made in Taiwan Province of China," it was reported ... Read more...

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Taiwan bets on trade pact to avert China invasion


May 19th, 2010 - 4:36 pm ICT by IANS
By Manish Chand Taipei, May 19 (IANS) Building upon two years of warming ties, Taiwan's President Ma Ying-jieou Wednesday said the landmark economic pact that his country plans to sign with China next ... Read more...

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Theatre operators change ‘Vinnaithandi Varuvaaya’ climax


March 9th, 2010 - 1:28 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
March 9, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Gone are those days when filmmakers and technicians used to decide a film's output before sending prints to theatres. Now, the theatre operators themselves have picked ... Read more...

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Don’t use Taiwan to interfere in internal affairs, says China to US


March 4th, 2010 - 2:41 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Mar 4(ANI): Li Zhaoxing, the chairman of the National People's Congress (NPC) Foreign Affairs Committee, has said the use of the Taiwan issue by certain country to interfere into China's internal ... Read more...

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Separatists seek troop withdrawal from Pakistani Kashmir


January 19th, 2010 - 10:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 19 (IANS) A group of separatists has sought withdrawal of troops from Pakistani Kashmir in the wake of a series of suicide bombings there. "Pakistan must move out its troops ... Read more...

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Germany still paying World War I reparations


December 2nd, 2009 - 12:01 pm ICT by IANS
Berlin, Dec 2 (DPA) Germany is still paying World War I reparations, more than 90 years after that conflict ended with a peace treaty at Versailles in 1919. The country is expected to ... Read more...

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German parliament commemorates fall of the Berlin Wall


November 9th, 2009 - 4:11 am ICT by IANS
Berlin, Nov 9 (DPA) The German parliament Sunday celebrated the 20th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall, commemorating the efforts of European civil rights activists which helped end the divide ... Read more...

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UN renews sanctions against Ivory Coast


October 30th, 2009 - 4:16 am ICT by IANS
New York, Oct 30 (DPA) The UN Security Council renewed Thursday for another year its arms embargo and financial and travel sanctions against Ivory Coast, citing the persistence in human rights violations. The ... Read more...

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Conflict over, but Tamil civilians languish in camps


July 14th, 2009 - 2:34 pm ICT by IANS
By Anthony David Colombo, July 14 (DPA) Thirteen-year-old Sopika Surendranathan was injured in a December mortar attack in northern Sri Lanka and remains in a camp meant for tens of thousands of displaced ... Read more...

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Finding A Worthy Home For The Elgin Marbles


June 22nd, 2009 - 12:17 am ICT by GD
A dispute has crept up between Greek and UK governments over the possession of the much debated Elgin Marbles.The dispute rose when the much-awaited Acropolis Museum in Athens was opened ... Read more...

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Sharif to campaign in Sindh despite Murree declaration


January 21st, 2009 - 3:00 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Jan 21 (ANI): PML-N chief Nawaz Sharif has decided to tour the PPPs strongholds in Sindh in February, setting aside an understanding reached under the Murree Declaration that the later ... Read more...

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Chinese Army not interested in engaging in an arms race


January 16th, 2009 - 1:37 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Jan.16 (ANI): The People''s Liberation Army (PLA) will not engage in any arms race and its development does not pose a threat to any country, a senior military official has ... Read more...

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Sharif should prefer national interest to personal ego: PML-Q


January 13th, 2009 - 2:22 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Jan 13 (ANI): PML-Q president Chaudhry Shujaat Hussain has said the political situation of the country would have been entirely different had PML-N chief Nawaz Sharif shown flexibility in his ... Read more...

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South Ossetian president denies plan to join Russia


September 11th, 2008 - 8:05 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Sep 11 (DPA) South Ossetia's President Edouard Kokoity Thursday denied reports that the separatist region of Georgia hoped to join Russia, news agency Interfax reported."Obviously, I was misunderstood," Kokoity said less ... Read more...

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Tsvangirai skips Mbeki-Mugabe meeting with MDC faction


July 6th, 2008 - 3:38 am ICT by IANS
DPA Johannesburg, July 6 (DPA) Zimbabwe's opposition leader Morgan Tsvangirai appeared marginalized Saturday after South African President Thabo Mbeki held talks in Harare with President Robert Mugabe and members of a smaller faction ... Read more...

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China cherishes French ties: Wen


April 24th, 2008 - 9:43 pm ICT by admin
Xinhua BEIJING, April 24 (Xinhua) Chinese Prime Minister Wen Jiabao Thursday urged France to work together to strengthen bilateral relations. Wen made the remark while meeting former French prime minister Jean-Pierre Raffarin and ... Read more...

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Yemen closes opposition paper for harming national unity


April 6th, 2008 - 4:34 am ICT by admin
DPA Sanaa, April 6 (DPA) The Yemeni government closed one of the country's top opposition newspapers Saturday, citing violations against "national unity". Minister of Information Hassan al-Lawzi issued a decree cancelling the licence ... Read more...

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Ledra Street in divided Nicosia reopens after 45 years


April 5th, 2008 - 9:48 am ICT by admin
Nicosia, Apr 5 (ANI): For the first time in 45 years, the inhabitants of the divided city of Nicosia in the Eastern Mediterranean island of Cyprus, walked freely the full length ... Read more...

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Hu sees bigger role for overseas Chinese


March 7th, 2008 - 10:32 pm ICT by admin
Xinhua Beijing, March 7 (Xinhua) Chinese President Hu Jintao Friday said overseas Chinese can contribute more to the country's modernisation and reunification process. It is important to pool the wisdom of overseas Chinese ... Read more...

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Can new Cypriot president unite his divided island?


February 26th, 2008 - 9:51 am ICT by admin
DPA Nicosia (Cyprus), Feb 26 (DPA) Past Cypriot leaders have been unable to guide their island toward reunification. Now the question on everyone's lips as the divided city of Nicosia celebrates the election ... Read more...

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