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Cannot ban news as it is perishable, SC told (Lead)


March 28th, 2012 - 9:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 28 (IANS) As Supreme Court Wednesday explored the option of postponing the publication of court proceedings in sensitive matters, including criminal cases, it was told that news ... Read more...

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Cannot ban news as it is perishable, SC told


March 28th, 2012 - 8:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 28 (IANS) As Supreme Court Wednesday explored the option of postponing the publication of court proceedings in sensitive matters, including criminal cases, it was told that news ... Read more...

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PM returns home from Russia


December 17th, 2011 - 7:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 17 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Saturday returned home from a three-day visit to Russia which saw a major breakthrough on sensitive matters such as opening ... Read more...

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‘Big-ticket reforms can alter perception of policy paralysis’


November 20th, 2011 - 4:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 20 (IANS) Some big-ticket reforms proposed over the next couple of months, such as foreign investment in multi-brand retail, pension fund and aviation, will help fend widespread ... Read more...

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Gadkari invites British, EU investments in BJP-ruled states


July 20th, 2011 - 10:10 am ICT by IANS
London, July 20 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party president Nitin Gadkari has invited British and European Union investments in the BJP-ruled states in India in the field of green technologies ... Read more...

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Senior army officer held in Pakistan over militant links (Lead)


June 21st, 2011 - 9:10 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 21 (IANS) A senior Pakistani army officer has been taken into custody for his alleged links with a banned militant group, Xinhua reported Tuesday.Brigadier Ali Khan had ... Read more...

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A.Q.Khan’s security demands curbs on his movements


June 8th, 2011 - 5:10 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 8 (IANS) The Islamabad High Court (IHC) has asked Abdul Qadeer Khan, the disgraced scientist considered the father of Pakistan's nuclear programme, for his response to ... Read more...

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Gadkari slams Centre over appointment of Thomas as CVC


January 18th, 2011 - 5:03 pm ICT by ANI
Bhubaneswar, Jan 18 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) President Nitin Gadkari on Tuesday slammed the Congress-led United Progressive Alliance (UPA) Government at the Centre for defending the appointment of P.J. Thomas ... Read more...

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Pak officials sharing sensitive matters with foreign diplomats breach of ‘oath of office’?


December 7th, 2010 - 5:34 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Dec 7 (ANI): The sensitive matters discussed by President Asif Ali Zardari and ministers with foreign diplomats, as revealed by whistle-blower website WikiLeaks, do not amount to breach of their oath ... Read more...

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‘US hopes to find more common ground with growing world power India’


March 6th, 2010 - 11:06 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, March 6 (IANS) With national interests converging, the US hopes to find more common ground with India, a growing world power that has a significant role to play on ... Read more...

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‘Zardari’s media advisory team an utter failure’


September 15th, 2009 - 6:10 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Sep. 15 (ANI): Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari's media advisory team has drastically failed to counter the negative publicity against him.According to The Nation, the team of politicians looking ... Read more...

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Qureshi says only dialogue can improve Indo-Pak relations


August 5th, 2009 - 2:08 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Aug. 5 (ANI): Pakistani Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi has said that dialogue is the only way to improve Indo-Pak relations, and added that Pakistan is committed to engaging India in ... Read more...

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Subcontinental dialogue the only way forward: Pakistan


August 4th, 2009 - 9:12 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 4 (IANS) Reiterating Pakistan's commitment to resuming the dialogue process with India, Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi Tuesday said this was the only way forward to improving subcontinental ties. "We ... Read more...

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Nirmala Venkatesh was a flaw in the system: Renuka Chowdhury


February 28th, 2009 - 9:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 28 (IANS) Women and Child Development Minister Renuka Chowdhury Saturday said Nirmala Venkatesh, the sacked member of National Commission for Women (NCW), was a "flaw in the system". Venkatesh ... Read more...

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Save Aravallis, save north India, plead environmentalists


January 24th, 2009 - 11:57 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 24 (IANS) North India will become a big desert if the Aravalli range - one of the oldest mountain ranges in the world - is not protected, say environmentalists, ... Read more...

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Durrani sacking dominates Pakistani media (Lead)


January 8th, 2009 - 6:20 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Jan 8 (IANS) The sacking of Pakistani National Security Adviser Mehmud Ali Durrani for admitting that Ajaml Amir Kasab, the sole terrorist arrested during the Mumbai mayhem, belonged to this country ... Read more...

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Shoaib Malik says team united under his command


November 10th, 2008 - 3:45 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Nov 10 (ANI): Pakistan cricket captain Shoaib Malik has said that his entire team was united under his command ahead of the forthcoming ODI series against West Indies, from November ... Read more...

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