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Private capsule to launch cargo to space station

September 21st, 2012 - 2:12 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 21 (IANS) A private capsule is scheduled to fly to the International Space Station on a cargo mission Oct 7, US space agency NASA announced. The SpaceX's robotic ... Read more...

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Russia supports Annan’s mediation efforts on Syria : Putin

July 18th, 2012 - 1:16 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, July 17 (IANS) Russia will try its best to support UN-Arab League envoy Kofi Annan's mediation efforts to solve the Syrian crisis, said President Vladimir Putin Tuesday.During his meeting ... Read more...

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China state fund eyes Facebook stake

July 2nd, 2011 - 1:38 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, July 2 (IANS) A state-owned fund in China is reportedly interested in buying a stake in social network Facebook, said a media report.A source told US business magazine ... Read more...

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Karzai reaches Pakistan for two-day visit

June 10th, 2011 - 4:38 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 10 (IANS) Afghan President Hamid Karzai arrived here Friday on a two-day visit to Pakistan to discuss the reconciliation process after foreign troops withdraw from his country, ... Read more...

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Indian PM in Kabul to discuss terror, aid with Karzai (Third Lead)

May 12th, 2011 - 5:23 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, May 12 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh arrived here Thursday on his second trip to Kabul in six years, saying India and Afghanistan will discuss a range of ... Read more...

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Krishna to go to Nepal on official visit Wednesday

April 19th, 2011 - 3:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 19 (IANS) Indian External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna will be travelling to Nepal Wednesday on a three-day official visit.A press release of the ministry of external affairs ... Read more...

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School van plunges into river, four children, helper drown

February 17th, 2011 - 2:06 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Feb 17 (IANS) Four nursery children and a woman accompanying them drowned Thursday when their school van fell into a river on the outskirts of the Kerala capital, police said.The children ... Read more...

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I might make India my second home: Caterina Lopez

February 6th, 2011 - 9:43 am ICT by IANS
By Ruchika Kher Mumbai, Feb 6 (IANS) She is Hollywood star Jennifer Lopez's cousin and is all set to make a splash in Bollywood with an item number. Caterina Lopez loves being ... Read more...

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‘Huge amount of humanitarian work still remains to be done in Pak’: UN official

December 11th, 2010 - 4:59 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Dec 11(ANI): UN Under-Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs and Emergency Relief Coordinator, Valerie Amos, has said that humanitarian aid organizations have made significant headway in helping victims of the floods that ... Read more...

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Bad weather cuts short Rahul’s Orissa trip

December 9th, 2010 - 12:33 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Dec 9 (IANS) Heavy rain and thundershowers forced Congress general secretary Rahul Gandhi to cut short his trip to Orissa and fly back to New Delhi Thursday, a day after ... Read more...

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Fighting Rastogi goes down to De Voest in ITF final

May 15th, 2010 - 7:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 15 (IANS) India's Karan Rastogi had to contend with the runners-up trophy for the second successive week though not before making top seed South African Rik De Voest ... Read more...

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‘Kites’ to have US, British premiere

May 13th, 2010 - 9:44 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 13 (IANS) The much-awaited love story 'Kites', starring Hrithik Roshan and Mexican actress Barbara Mori, will have a US and British premiere May 16 and May 18 respectively. Produced by the ... Read more...

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Where exactly did Columbus set sail from?

April 6th, 2010 - 11:12 am ICT by IANS
Barcelona, April 6 (IANS/EFE) Did Christopher Columbus actually set sail for America from the Spanish port of Cadiz as the original historical version says? A researcher with the Circulo Catalan de Historia has ... Read more...

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Mark Philippoussis engaged to Jennifer Esposito

October 28th, 2009 - 3:59 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Oct 27 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Jennifer Esposito and tennis player Mark Philippoussis are engaged, a representative for the couple confirmed the news. The wedding date, is yet to be decided. However ... Read more...

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Hillary planning to visit Pakistan

September 16th, 2009 - 5:15 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Sep 16 (ANI): US State Department has said that Secretary of State Hillary Clinton is planning to visit Pakistan in near future, but nothing has been finalised yet."She looks forward ... Read more...

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Britney Spears takes kids to watch Shrek: The Musical

August 29th, 2009 - 2:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 29 (ANI): Britney Spears recently took her kids to watch Shrek: The Musical in New York.The 'Womanizer' hitmaker was snapped holding son Jayden Jameson on her way to ... Read more...

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‘Dominant power’ India, major factor in region: Holbrooke

August 13th, 2009 - 7:34 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Aug 13 (IANS) The US is keeping New Delhi informed about its policies in Afghanistan-Pakistan region as it looks at India as a "dominant power" in South Asia, ... Read more...

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Katie Price dismisses second Ibiza trip to win kids’ custody

July 25th, 2009 - 3:10 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 25 (ANI): Katie Price has cancelled plans of a second trip of partying to the blowout island of Ibiza after estranged hubby Peter Andre's lawyers threatened to launch legal action ... Read more...

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Princes William, Harry planning second motorcycle trip abroad

July 13th, 2009 - 2:28 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 13 (ANI): Princes William and Harry are reportedly drawing plans about their second motorcycle trip abroad.The royal brothers made headlines during their 1000-mile African motorbike rally for a charity event ... Read more...

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Indian Coast Guard rescues a police boat off Mumbai coast

July 1st, 2009 - 10:48 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, July 1 (ANI): The Coast Guard on Wednesday rescued nine persons from a police patrol boat that got entangled in a fishing net under the newly opened Bandra-Worli Sea Link ... Read more...

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Sri Lankan cricketers ’savior’ driver praying for Pak win

June 30th, 2009 - 3:37 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, June 30 (ANI): The bus driver of the Sri Lankan cricket team, Meher Mohammad Khalil, who by his presence of mind and prompt action saved the lives of the Lankan cricketers ... Read more...

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Spain backs African bid for UN Security Council seat

June 24th, 2009 - 4:24 am ICT by IANS
Abuja, Jun 24 (EFE) Spain's Prime Minister Jose Luis Rodriguez Zapatero said around 30 percent of the issues discussed in the UN Security Council are related to Africa, and yet no country ... Read more...

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‘Lukewarm’ welcome awaits British PM in Pakistan

April 26th, 2009 - 1:53 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, April 26 (IANS) British Prime Minister Gordon Brown who is to arrive in Pakistan Monday "is likely to get a lukewarm reception" amid an aggravating diplomatic row between London and ... Read more...

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Amy Winehouse romancing waiter on Caribbean holiday

April 18th, 2009 - 1:14 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 18 (ANI): Amy Winehouse is reportedly back to her wild lifestyle, and is romancing a local waiter on her holiday in the Caribbean.The 'Rehab' singer made a second trip ... Read more...

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Sprinter Freeman walks down the aisle

April 11th, 2009 - 5:09 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Apr.11 (ANI): Olympic champion Cathy Freeman married Melbourne stockbroker James Murch in a private ceremony on Victoria's Bellarine Peninsula on Saturday.Under a sea of umbrellas put up to foil the long ... Read more...

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Soyuz leaves space station with astronauts, tourist

April 8th, 2009 - 12:14 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, April 8 (DPA) Two astronauts from the US and Russia and a space tourist left the International Space Station (ISS) Wednesday morning on board a Soyuz space capsule to return to ... Read more...

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Sudan’s president to visit Egypt despite arrest warrant

March 25th, 2009 - 12:04 pm ICT by IANS
Cairo, March 25 (DPA) Sudan President Omar al-Bashir will visit Egypt Wednesday despite an arrest warrant issued against him by the International Criminal Court (ICC), an Egyptian official said. The official, who spoke ... Read more...

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Bangalore youths to arrange homes for Bihar flood victims

March 12th, 2009 - 10:51 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, March 12 (IANS) A group of youth from Bangalore will approach corporate houses to finance plans to provide permanent shelters to over 3,000 people living in relief camps in Bihar's Madhepura ... Read more...

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Tell-all documentary claims Princess Margaret did romance 60s gangster

February 9th, 2009 - 12:05 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 9 (ANI): A new documentary claims that Princess Margaret, the party-loving sister of the Queen, did have an affair with gangster John Bindon. Titled ''The Princess And The Gangster'', the ... Read more...

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Slain terrorists sneaked into India from Nepal: police

January 27th, 2009 - 11:58 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Jan 27 (IANS) The two suspected Pakistani terrorists whom the police gunned down near New Delhi on the eve of Republic Day had sneaked into India via Nepal, officials said ... Read more...

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Brangelina donate $1m to U.S., Iraqi kids

June 26th, 2008 - 1:51 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 26 (ANI): Hollywood star couple Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie have donated 1 million dollars to help children affected by the Iraq war.The Jolie-Pitt Foundation has given 500,000 ... Read more...

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UPA will never ignore voice of the poor and deprived: Rahul Gandhi

May 13th, 2008 - 7:48 pm ICT by admin
Angul(Orissa), May 13 (ANI): The UPA Government will never ignore the voice of poor while moving on the path towards growth and development. The voice of poor will always be heard, ... Read more...

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Britney more comfortable with second hospital trip

February 1st, 2008 - 1:11 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Feb 1 (ANI): Unlike her first trip to the hospital, Britney Spears is more comfortable receiving medical care in her second hospital.A source revealed that the troubled star went willingly to ... Read more...

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