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UAE calls for n-weapons free Middle EAst


September 21st, 2012 - 1:22 am ICT by IANS
Vienna, Sep 20 (IANS/WAM) The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has called on all countries in the Middle East to make a positive commitment to contribute to the establishment of a ... Read more...

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Reang refugees’ return to Mizoram stalled again


May 16th, 2012 - 6:24 pm ICT by IANS
Agartala/Aizawl, May 16 (IANS) The repatriation of 36,000 Reang refugees from Tripura to Mizoram is hanging in the balance again as most of the tribals are unwilling to return ... Read more...

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‘India to stress on n-safety, security interface’


March 26th, 2012 - 10:26 pm ICT by IANS
Seoul, March 26 (IANS) Indian Prime Minister Manmohan will stress on the interface between nuclear safety and security at the Nuclear Security Summit here Tuesday to address threats by ... Read more...

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Stress on safety, security, punctuality: Mukul Roy


March 26th, 2012 - 4:29 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, March 26 (IANS) New Railway Minister Mukul Roy, while parrying queries on whether the railways will roll back the freight fare hike, said Monday he hoped to improve ... Read more...

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Train passengers’ safety to be enhanced


March 14th, 2012 - 8:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 14 (IANS) Indian Railways proposes to complete installing integrated security systems at all the 202 identified stations and increase number of trains escorted by security forces in ... Read more...

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Construction near monuments in public interest only: Apex court


January 21st, 2012 - 6:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 21 (IANS) The Supreme Court has said that construction of buildings in the vicinity of a protected monument could only be permitted in "exceptional" circumstances if public ... Read more...

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‘New immigration law, online platform on the way’


November 25th, 2011 - 10:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 25 (IANS) To transform the imigration process, the government Friday promised to provide within a year an electronic platform to link Indian missions abroad and the concerned ... Read more...

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Obama meets Karzai


September 21st, 2011 - 4:00 am ICT by IANS
New York, Sep 21 (IANS) US President Barack Obama met his Afghan counterpart Hamid Karzai, their first meeting since the US laid out plans in June for a transition ... Read more...

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India, Sri Lanka for better ties over fishing


March 30th, 2011 - 3:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 30 (IANS) India and Sri Lanka have called for better relations among their fishing communities, and agreed that there should be no use of force in the ... Read more...

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India, Sri Lanka agree to avoid use of force against fishermen


March 29th, 2011 - 6:02 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 29 (ANI): To ensure the safety and security of fishermen, India and Sri Lanka on Tuesday agreed that the use of force cannot be justified under any circumstances.The decisions ... Read more...

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Nigerian chef de mission happy with Games facilities


September 28th, 2010 - 5:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) Nigerian chef de mission Elias Usman Gora Tuesday said his country's participants are "very happy and impressed" with the Commonwealth Games facilities, have started training there and ... Read more...

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Nigerian chef de mission raises security concerns, praises Village


September 27th, 2010 - 8:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) Nigerian chef de mission Elias Usman Gora Monday said there was need for "better coordination" in the respect of security for the Games but praised the rooms ... Read more...

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Uganda concerned at ’slow progress’ in CWG preparations


September 24th, 2010 - 7:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 24 (IANS) With just eight days to go for the Commonwealth Games, Uganda Friday expressed its concern about safety and disappointment at the "slow progress" in the completion of ... Read more...

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Shimla workshop for hospitality industry to cater to Commonwealth Games


September 9th, 2010 - 1:31 pm ICT by ANI
Shimla, Sep 9 (ANI): Hospitality industry has organised a-three day special safety training workshop in Shimla to offer better service to the guests visiting the State during the Commonwealth Games.Shimla Hoteliers Association ... Read more...

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Work on first fast-breeder fuel cycle facility next year


September 6th, 2010 - 1:07 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sep 6 (IANS) Work on India's first fast-breeder fuel cycle facility (FRFCF) is expected to start next year with the project's regulatory clearances reaching the final leg. "Construction work on the ... Read more...

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Delhi hotels equipped to foil terror attacks


August 26th, 2010 - 9:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 26 (IANS) Hotels in and around Delhi are equipped to handle a repeat of the Mumbai terror attacks during the coming Commonwealth Games, a Fire and Security Association of ... Read more...

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New Zealand ranked “World’s Most Peaceful” nation second year in a row


June 8th, 2010 - 5:20 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, June 8 (ANI): New Zealand has acquired the distinction of being the world's most peaceful nation for the second year running.Global think tank Institute for Economics and Peace compiles global rankings ... Read more...

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Special police units for juveniles in Bihar


May 15th, 2010 - 3:44 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, May 15 (IANS) Special police units were Saturday constituted in all 37 districts of Bihar to exclusively deal and work with juveniles, an official said. "The state government has constituted special juvenile ... Read more...

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China assures Pak to back its demand for civil nuke deal with US


April 8th, 2010 - 12:54 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Apr.8 (ANI): China has assured Pakistan that it would support the latter during the forthcoming nuclear summit in Washington on all issues, including Islamabad's long standing demand for a civil-nuclear ... Read more...

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Iraqi forces arrest suspected al-Qaeda cell leader


March 14th, 2010 - 5:45 pm ICT by BNO News
BAGHDAD (BNO NEWS) -- Iraqi forces on Friday arrested a suspected leader of an al-Qaeda cell in Al Fadil, the U.S. military said on Sunday.The identity of the suspected terrorist was not ... Read more...

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India conveys concern over racial attacks, Australia assures all possible measures


November 12th, 2009 - 11:53 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov.12 (ANI): India on Thursday conveyed its concern over the racial attacks on Indian students and other members of the community in Australia and stressed upon the need to ... Read more...

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Attack on Indian Embassy aimed to foil India-Afghanistan friendship: Rao


October 10th, 2009 - 11:12 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct.10 (ANI): Foreign Secretary Nirupama Rao, who was on a two day visit to Afghanistan in the wake of recent bomb-attack on the Indian Embassy, on Saturday said the attack ... Read more...

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US praises UAE for nuclear safety efforts


August 25th, 2009 - 10:55 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 25 (IANS) The US has praised the efforts made by the United Arab Emirates (UAE) in the field of nuclear safety, WAM news agency reported Tuesday. US Commerce Secretary Gary Locke ... Read more...

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Ensure more safety, security in railway operations: Mamata


July 29th, 2009 - 8:34 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 29 (ANI): Railway Minister Mamata Banerjee called upon the general managers of all the zones to be more active in ensuring the safety and security of the passengers ... Read more...

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India is in constant touch with Australia, says Shashi Tharoor


June 1st, 2009 - 4:19 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, June 1 (ANI): Minister of State for External Affairs Shashi Tharoor today said that India is in constant touch with Australia in the wake of attacks on Indian students ... Read more...

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India striving to prevent Mumbai-style terror strike: Antony (Roundup)


February 11th, 2009 - 8:47 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Feb 11 (IANS) India is making concerted efforts to prevent another Mumbai-style terror attack by adequately equipping its security forces and beefing up the intelligence network, Defence Minister A.K. Antony said ... Read more...

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India bracing to prevent another terror strike: Antony


February 11th, 2009 - 6:42 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Feb 11 (IANS) India is making all-out efforts to prevent another Mumbai-style terror attack by adequately equipping its security forces and beefing up the intelligence network, Defence Minister A.K. Antony said ... Read more...

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Pakistan envoy gets death threat, says high commission (Lead)


January 25th, 2009 - 2:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Islamabad, Jan 25 (IANS) Security has been stepped up for Pakistan's envoy to India, Shahid Malik, after he received a death threat, an official of the high commission said Sunday. The ... Read more...

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‘Pakistan’s envoy to India gets death threats’


January 25th, 2009 - 1:59 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Jan 25 (IANS) Pakistan's high commissioner to India has received death threats from a hitherto unknown extremist group that has also threatened to strike at the diplomatic mission in New Delhi ... Read more...

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General Motors Corporation launches automatic Chevrolet Captiva in India


January 24th, 2009 - 2:56 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan 24 (ANI): Indian unit of General Motors Corporation (GM Corp), which has two assembly plants in the country, launched a four-wheel drive, automatic transmission Chevrolet Captiva in New ... Read more...

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General Motors launches new Chevrolet Captiva


January 23rd, 2009 - 4:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 23 (IANS) Auto major General Motors India (GM) Friday launched the automatic version of its Chevrolet Captiva sports utility vehicle (SUV), priced at Rs.2.03 million (ex-showroom Delhi). The SUV ... Read more...

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VVIP security arrangements in place for the Sri Lanka series: PCB


January 4th, 2009 - 3:22 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Jan.04 (ANI): As Sri Lanka continues to delay the announcement of the tour itinerary, the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has once again assured that security will not be a problem ... Read more...

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ICC discusses Future Tours post 2012, anti-racism code


December 9th, 2008 - 10:59 am ICT by ANI
Cape Town (South Africa), Dec.9 (ANI): The ICC Chief Executives Committee met here on December 7 and 8 and discussed a range of issues relating to the playing and the business ... Read more...

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ICC Chief Executives Committee to meet in Cape Town next week


December 5th, 2008 - 2:53 pm ICT by ANI
Dubai, Dec.5 (ANI): The ICC Chief Executives Committee (CEC) will convene in Cape Town on Sunday for one of its four meetings per year. The two-day gathering, held at the Westin Grand ... Read more...

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Conscious thinking better for decision making than snap judgements


August 11th, 2008 - 5:53 pm ICT by ANI
Washington , Aug 11 (ANI): If you have to take a complex decision, dont go for a snap judgement or sleep over the problem because it is that constant mulling over ... Read more...

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