Shoot down US drones, say Pakistani groups

June 18th, 2012 - 11:36 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 18 (IANS) An alliance of religious and political parties in Pakistan has asked the government to shoot down US drones that routinely target militants, Xinhua news agency reported.They ... Read more...

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German coach thanks Mourinho for win

June 10th, 2012 - 4:00 pm ICT by IANS
Lviv (Ukraine), June 10 (IANS) Germany coach Joachim Loew thanked Real Madrid manager Jose Mourinho for playing a crucial role in developing the German players.Loew said he had a chat ... Read more...

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Australian tourist alleges rape in Himachal

May 15th, 2012 - 1:27 am ICT by IANS
Shimla, May 14 (IANS) An Australian tourist staying in Himachal Pradesh's Kullu Valley Monday lodged a complaint that she was raped by a fellow tourist, an Indian from Chandigarh, ... Read more...

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Egyptian military rulers meet US top military official

February 11th, 2012 - 11:53 pm ICT by IANS
Cairo, Feb 11 (IANS) Egypt's top military rulers held talks Saturday with visiting US Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Martin Dempsey here amid a recent row over illegal ... Read more...

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US arrests suspect in bomb plot

January 10th, 2012 - 6:34 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 10 (IANS) A 25-year-old man has been arrested for allegedly plotting to bomb sites in the US state of Florida.Sami Osmakac, arrested Saturday night, is a naturalized US ... Read more...

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Fact sheet on Norway

July 23rd, 2011 - 6:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 23 (IANS) Norway, which has played a key role in peacemaking efforts in Indonesia and Sri Lanka in the past, fell victim to its worst terrorist attack ... Read more...

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Denise Richards adopts a baby girl

June 30th, 2011 - 6:37 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 30 (IANS) Actress Denise Richards has become a mother for the third time, by adopting a daughter.The actress, who is already a mother to Sami, 7, and Lola, ... Read more...

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Syrian ambassador’s invite for royal wedding withdrawn

April 29th, 2011 - 5:05 am ICT by IANS
London, April 29 (IANS) Syrian ambassador to London Sami Khiyami has had his invitation to the royal wedding withdrawn in the light of controversy over his presence on the ... Read more...

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Royal wedding: Syrian ambassador’s invitation withdrawn

April 28th, 2011 - 6:54 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 28(ANI): Syrian Ambassador to the United Kindom Sami Khiyami's invitation to the royal wedding of Prince William and Catherine Middleton has been withdrawn, the Foreign Office has said.A Foreign ... Read more...

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University of St Andrews to review Syria funding arrangement

April 28th, 2011 - 2:10 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 28(ANI): The University of St Andrews, the third oldest university in the United Kingdom, has decided to review the work of one of its academic research centres because its funding ... Read more...

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Mubarak leaves Cairo: Report (Lead)

February 11th, 2011 - 8:31 pm ICT by IANS
Cairo, Feb 11 (IANS) The embattled Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak left Cairo for an "unknown" destination, a media report said, as anti-government protesters intensified their demand Friday for immediate power transition.While Egypt's ... Read more...

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Reliance Communications to launch 3G services in Himachal

January 25th, 2011 - 6:32 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Jan 25 (IANS)Reliance Communications Tuesday said it will launch its 3G services across 13 towns in Himachal Pradesh by the end of this week.The towns that will get the service are ... Read more...

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Soldiers open fire at Arab-Israeli man in West Bank checkpoint

January 21st, 2011 - 9:58 pm ICT by BNO News
JERUSALEM (BNO NEWS) -- Israeli Defense Forces (IDF) soldiers on Thursday night opened fire at an Arab-Israeli man in a West Bank checkpoint critically injuring him, the Jerusalem Post reported on Friday.The ... Read more...

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Mohan Veena creator to play in Pakistan festival

November 25th, 2010 - 1:54 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, Nov 25 (IANS) Grammy Award winner Vishwa Mohan Bhatt, who created the Mohan Veena, has been invited to play at a festival being organised in this city.The Tehzeeb Foundation of Pakistan ... Read more...

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No need to ban peanuts in schools, airlines: Study

November 15th, 2010 - 6:09 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 15 (ANI): An allergist has said that banning peanuts from schools and airlines was not necessary since allergists could provide an action plan to help acute peanut allergy sufferers."Highly allergic ... Read more...

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Audio Release Of Yaksha

July 30th, 2010 - 7:20 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
July 30, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): The audio album of T.P. Siddaraju's Yaksha was released by Sudeep and other dignitaries.The movie is produced under the banner of Sami associates. The function was held ... Read more...

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Real Madrid interested in Germany’s Khedira, reports

July 7th, 2010 - 3:51 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, July 7 (DPA) Spanish giants Real Madrid are interested in Germany midfielder Sami Khedira, according to sports daily AS Wednesday. Khedira, 23, has had an outstanding World Cup football as a ... Read more...

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Pak coaches must not allow pressure on them to affect team performance: Latif

May 7th, 2010 - 6:39 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, May 7 (ANI): Following two consecutive losses against Australia and England in the on going World T20 Championship in the West Indies, former Pakistan cricket captain Rashid Latif has advised incumbent ... Read more...

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No compromise on discipline, fitness, performance: Pak selector

April 19th, 2010 - 12:46 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Apr 19(ANI): Pakistan's cricket chief selector, Mohsin Khan, has said no compromise would be entertained on discipline, fitness and performance for the Twenty World Cup to be held in the West ... Read more...

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100 Indian fishermen in Pakistani jails to be freed soon

December 23rd, 2009 - 12:29 am ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, Dec 22 (IANS) Hundred of the over 600 Indian fishermen held in Pakistani jails will be released soon, a fishermen's forum official said here Tuesday. Manish Lodhari, secretary of the National ... Read more...

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Fast Forward Team Puts Their Best Foot Forward

September 23rd, 2009 - 5:11 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
Yes that's what they were upto in the weekend that past by. The enthusiastic team of dance-based movie Fast Forward celebrated a pre release bash at Vie Lounge amongst all members ... Read more...

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Taliban commander surrenders in Afghanistan

September 15th, 2009 - 1:48 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, Sep 15 (Xinhua) A Taliban commander Mullah Abdul Salam has surrendered to the authorities in Afghanistan's northwest Badghis province, a media report said Tuesday. "Mullah Abdul Salam along with one of ... Read more...

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Full strength Germany for South Africa friendly

September 3rd, 2009 - 9:34 pm ICT by IANS
Cologne, Sep 3 (DPA) Germany will have a full 23-man squad for Saturday's friendly international against South Africa in Cologne. Striker Lukas Podolski, who had been labouring under a calf injury, and midfielder ... Read more...

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Denise Richards upset with daughters going to school

August 25th, 2009 - 11:44 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 25 (IANS) Hollywood actress Denise Richards is upset her daughters are going to school because it means they are no longer babies. The "Wild Things" actress who has two girls, ... Read more...

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Denise Richards feels sad about sending daughter to school

August 25th, 2009 - 5:15 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 25 (ANI): American actress Denise Richards, 38, has revealed that she feels sad about sending her daughter Sam, 5, to school.Richards has two daughters with ex-husband Charlie Sheen, and they ... Read more...

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AIFF rejects Palestine entry for Nehru Cup (Lead)

August 11th, 2009 - 12:20 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 10 (IANS) The All India Football Federation (AIFF) Monday rejected Palestine's entry in the Nehru Cup Football Tournament, which will now be a five-nation affair. The Palestine Football Association (PFA) ... Read more...

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After Thailand, Palestine throws up a Nehru Cup spanner

August 10th, 2009 - 8:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 10 (IANS) Palestine's decision to send the Jerusalem Elite team for the Nehru Cup football tournament has put the All India Football Federation (AIFF) in a fix after it ... Read more...

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Music Launch of Fast Forward

July 30th, 2009 - 4:16 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Well the movie has all the dance moves, so the music was surely something to look forward to and well, we were surely left impressed! One got to witness the new sound ... Read more...

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Pak security officials abandoned us during terror attack: Peter Manuel

March 9th, 2009 - 2:04 pm ICT by ANI
Colombo, Mar, 9 (ANI): The umpires minivan which was traveling behind the bus carrying the Sri Lankan cricket team, was virtually abandoned by the security personnel when bullets rained from all ... Read more...

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Ex ”Face of Asia” model falls to death after splitting with beau

December 23rd, 2008 - 4:43 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 23 (ANI): A model crowned the Face of Asia has fallen 150ft to her death from a luxury block of flats in Greater Manchester after finding out her boyfriend ... Read more...

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Corruption main issue in Madhya Pradesh polls: Congress

June 5th, 2008 - 1:18 am ICT by IANS
Bhopal, June 4 (IANS) Corruption would be the main issue in the upcoming Madhya Pradesh assembly polls, Congress general secretary V. Narayan Sami said here Wednesday. Sami, in-charge of party affairs in ... Read more...

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Indian community has lost faith in Malaysian Indian Congress, says its chief

May 24th, 2008 - 11:01 am ICT by admin
Kuala Lumpur, May 24 (ANI): Malaysian Indian Congress president and former Cabinet Minister S.Sami Vellu has expressed concern over the Indian community in Malaysia not supporting his party like before. Suggesting ... Read more...

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Recycling rubbish may do more harm than good: Study

April 17th, 2008 - 4:38 pm ICT by admin
Melbourne, Apr.17 (ANI): Recycling rubbish could do more harm than good to the environment, a new research has revealed. RMIT environmental engineering expert Tim Grant was quoted by as saying that ... Read more...

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Former envoy opens ‘new chapter’ in IndoPak ties with book

February 29th, 2008 - 12:26 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Feb 29 (IANS) He is a former pilot, ambassador and had a unique ringside view to developments in Pakistan as aide to not one or two but three rulers - ... Read more...

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When Arafat almost kissed Benazir Bhutto!

February 27th, 2008 - 12:28 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Feb 27 (IANS) A book dedicated to Benazir Bhutto by a former aide says that the slain Pakistani former premier was paranoid about shaking hands with men, but Palestinian icon ... Read more...

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