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Maoist hawks ask Nepal PM to scrap trade pact with India


October 24th, 2011 - 4:05 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Oct 24 (IANS) The new trade pact inked by Nepal's Maoist Prime Minister Baburam Bhattarai during his just-concluded visit to India has come under fire with the hawks in ... Read more...

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Succession Planning: Some hiccups, but Indian IT shows the way (Comment)


June 16th, 2011 - 10:36 am ICT by IANS
The abrupt change in leadership in Wipro in January and the public rumblings by one of the ex-directors of Infosys about the way the company was going forward with the selection ... Read more...

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Against odds, Meghalaya’s Sangma completes a year in office


April 20th, 2011 - 5:14 pm ICT by IANS
Shillong, April 20 (IANS) In Meghalaya, that has seen four chief ministers in the last three years, incumbent Mukul Sangma Wednesday completed one-year in office even as rebel Congress legislators ... Read more...

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Controversial JFK ambulance sold for $120K at auction


January 24th, 2011 - 1:23 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 24 (ANI): A controversial ambulance has fetched 120,000 dollars at Barrett Jackson auction after people questioned whether the ambulance ever carried the body of late U.S. President John F. Kennedy. ... Read more...

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Parveen Babi: The Palatial House In Junagarh Collapses


January 12th, 2011 - 12:52 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Late Parveen Babi, the all time popular Bollywood star who expired a few years ago in Mumbai was a girl from one of the most popular families in the district ... Read more...

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Did Blake Lively play role in Johansson, Reynolds’ marriage split?


December 16th, 2010 - 3:26 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Dec 16 (ANI): Rumours are abuzz that Blake Lively was the reason behind Scarlett Johansson's spilt with hubby Ryan Reynolds.The blonde bombshell, who stars along side Reynolds in 'Green Lantern,' ... Read more...

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Christine O’Donnell seals book deal


December 3rd, 2010 - 5:24 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 03 (ANI): Christine O'Donnell has signed a deal to tell the story of her 2010 run, which drew national tea party support and the backing of the former Alaska ... Read more...

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No NATO aircraft violated Pakistan’s airspace: US embassy


November 4th, 2010 - 12:59 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Nov 4(ANI): The United States Embassy in Islamabad has denied reports that NATO aircraft had "violated" Pakistan's airspace close to the Afghan border."No NATO aircraft violated the Pakistani airspace in the ... Read more...

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NATO helicopters violate Pak airspace yet again despite formal apology


November 3rd, 2010 - 1:02 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Nov 3 (ANI): Despite assuring Pakistan of stopping further intrusions into its territory, NATO aircraft once again breached the country's airspace close to the Afghan border.According to the Daily Times, ... Read more...

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Yeddyurappa’s cabinet expansion plan facing hurdles


November 1st, 2010 - 8:11 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Nov 1 (IANS) Rumblings of discontent have again begun as Karnataka Chief Minister B.S. Yeddyurappa prepares to fill up vacancies in the ministry - nearly six weeks after cabinet changes ... Read more...

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Rumblings create quake scare in Hyderabad


October 25th, 2010 - 4:04 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Oct 25 (IANS) Strange rumbling sounds continued to cause panic among people in Vanasthalipuram area on the city outskirts for the fourth consecutive day Monday, prompting scientists to install seismic observatory ... Read more...

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All options open to defend Pak from US incursions: Malik


October 9th, 2010 - 1:04 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Oct 9 (ANI): The defence forces of Pakistan are fully capable of defending the country's borders, and will use any option to this end in case of recurrence of cross-border air ... Read more...

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Telangana by-poll results trigger rumblings in Congress, TDP


July 30th, 2010 - 8:03 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, July 30 (IANS) The crushing defeat of the ruling Congress party and the main opposition Telugu Desam Party (TDP) in the Telangana by-elections has triggered rumblings within the two parties ... Read more...

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BJP calls Jharkhand unit leaders to Delhi


April 30th, 2010 - 11:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 30 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has called its party leaders from Jharkhand to Delhi Saturday for consultations on forming an alternative government in the state after ... Read more...

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If Modi shuns council, BCCI would treat him harshly: Pataudi


April 22nd, 2010 - 7:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 22 (IANS) Former India captain Mansur Ali Khan Pataudi, an influential Indian Premier League (IPL) Governing Council member, said chairman and commissioner Lalit Modi should be given time to ... Read more...

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A nano ’stealth’ probe created to eavesdrop on cells


April 2nd, 2010 - 6:19 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 2 (IANS) Researchers have created a nano-sized probe that can be slipped stealthily into a cell wall and help it 'eavesdrop' on cellular activity. Everything from signals generated as cells communicate ... Read more...

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BJP faces rebellion over women’s bill, to issue whip (Fourth Lead)


March 12th, 2010 - 12:02 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 11 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Thursday moved swiftly to quell rumblings within the party over supporting the women's reservation bill, saying it stood united and ... Read more...

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Adebayor could Manchester City next season


March 7th, 2010 - 3:56 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar. 7 (ANI): Emmanuel Adebayor's future is looking bleak at the Manchester City, with whispers suggesting that the Togo striker could leave the club next season.The African attacker is ... Read more...

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Cameron White doesn’t like being called `Roy’


January 26th, 2010 - 1:46 pm ICT by ANI
Adelaide, Jan.26 (ANI): Victorian Cameron White has this summer becomes Ricky Ponting's new saviour and there is a view that he is Australia's rock in the middle order, but there is one ... Read more...

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Rumblings in Goa government, Congress says all is well


January 15th, 2010 - 12:43 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Jan 15 (IANS) Some legislators and ministers in the Congress-led coalition government in Goa are unhappy with the way the administration is being run and a few are even tentatively ... Read more...

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Thousands spend Christmas away from home and rumbling volcano


December 25th, 2009 - 4:49 pm ICT by IANS
Manila, Dec 25 (DPA) Nearly 50,000 people Friday celebrated Christmas in cramped evacuation centres amid persistent rumblings of a volcano in the eastern Philippines. The evacuees were given food packages by the government ... Read more...

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Murphy was pressured to be a certain body type: ‘Clueless’ director


December 23rd, 2009 - 3:07 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Dec 23 (ANI): With rumours linking Brittany Murphy's frail frame to her death, 'Clueless' director Amy Heckerling has said that she believes Hollywood played a large role in transforming ... Read more...

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Pak Army seeking Haqqani’s sack with aim to toppling civilian govt: Expert


November 5th, 2009 - 3:34 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov.5 (ANI): Pakistan's Ambassador to the US Hussain Haqqani's days in office may well be numbered, as experts believe that the military is hell-bent upon his removal, which may ultimately be ... Read more...

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Attention lights up brain’s sensory signals even in background noise


September 24th, 2009 - 1:00 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 24 (ANI): When we pay attention on something, the sensory signals in our brains make themselves heard even in background noise, according to a new study by researchers at the ... Read more...

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Cracks appear in Third Front ahead of Maharashtra polls


September 16th, 2009 - 10:14 pm ICT by IANS
Nagpur, Sep 16 (IANS) Rumblings of discontent rattled the 18-party strong Third Front with Republican Party of India (RPI) leader Rajendra Gavai raising a banner of revolt against party colleague Ramdas ... Read more...

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Killer whales have to raise their voices to be heard over ship noise


September 11th, 2009 - 2:10 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, September 11 (ANI): A new research has determined that killer whales have to raise their voices to be heard over ship noise, and the effort may be wearing the whales ... Read more...

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BJP, Shiv Sena tie up for Maharashtra assembly polls


August 31st, 2009 - 1:07 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 31 (IANS) The rumblings at the top level of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) notwithstanding, the state unit of the party has quietly worked out an understanding to fight ... Read more...

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Winehouse’s Miami trip may unite her and Fielder-Civil


August 18th, 2009 - 5:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 18 (ANI): British singer Amy Winehouse's trip to Miami has reportedly sparked rumours that she might reunite with ex-hubby Blake Fielder-Civil.Winehouse is going to Miami to finish off her ... Read more...

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We have to change image of ugly Indian politician: Advani


August 17th, 2009 - 11:45 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Aug 17 (IANS) Senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader L.K. Advani Monday strongly emphasised on the need to change the image of Indian politicians. "The image of a politician in the ... Read more...

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Senior Labour MP says Brown must consider his role as PM, party leader


July 26th, 2009 - 1:16 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 26 (ANI): A senior Labour MP has said that Prime Minister Gordon brown needs to seriously consider his position over the summer amid fresh rumblings about his leadership. Barry Sheerman, ... Read more...

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Why certain arterial plaques result in deadly heart attack, stroke


May 6th, 2009 - 2:40 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 6 (ANI): Scientists at Columbia University Medical Center say that they have gained significant insights into why certain arterial plaques in any given individual eventually lead to an acute blood ... Read more...

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Are gods turning against Nepal’s Maoist government?


May 4th, 2009 - 3:00 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, May 4 (IANS) When King Gyanendra's army-backed reign ended three years ago followed by the abolition of monarchy in the world's only Hindu kingdom, it did not come as a surprise ... Read more...

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With no Telangana sentiment, TRS is on sticky wicket


April 12th, 2009 - 4:34 pm ICT by IANS
By Mohammed Shafeeq Hyderabad, April 12 (IANS) With only four days to go for the first phase of elections in Andhra Pradesh, separate statehood to Telangana seems no longer a key poll issue ... Read more...

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Springsteen’s ‘romance’ with NJ woman was ‘talk of town’


April 12th, 2009 - 10:48 am ICT by ANI
New York, April 12 (ANI): Bruce Springsteen's alleged romance with a New Jersey woman had not gone unnoticed amongst townspeople, according to a source.The rocker was accused of cheating on his wife ... Read more...

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Congress, Trinamool exhort workers to keep aside differences


March 24th, 2009 - 11:01 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, March 24 (IANS) After days of rumblings among the grassroot workers of the Congress and Trinamool Congress about the alliance between the two parties, leaders of both outfits Tuesday called for ... Read more...

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