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Khalistan activists: Canada assures India of action


September 12th, 2012 - 6:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 12 (IANS) Amid reports of stepped-up activities of Khalistan activists in Canada, Canadian Foreign Minister John Baird Wednesday assured India that his country was committed to curbing ... Read more...

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Kyrgyzstan court bans ‘extremist’ rap song


July 25th, 2012 - 7:14 pm ICT by IANS
Bishkek, July 25 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A court in the Kyrgyz city of Osh, where violent ethnic clashes claimed hundreds of lives in 2010, has banned an Uzbek-language rap song for ... Read more...

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China talks energy, power cooperation with Pakistan


June 7th, 2012 - 7:57 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, June 7 (IANS) Chinese President Hu Jintao told his Pakistani counterpart Asif Ali Zardari Thursday that Beijing encourages its enterprises to take part in energy and electricity projects in ... Read more...

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John Abraham in an LTTE Film ‘Jaffna’


February 28th, 2012 - 7:03 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 28 (IANS) Just when one thought John Abraham has left behind his experimental phase of "No Smoking" and "Kabul Express", the actor has agreed to work in ... Read more...

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Al Qaeda planning to target India: Government


August 10th, 2011 - 8:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 10 (IANS) India Wednesday said it had intelligence inputs that Al Qaeda and its commander Ilyas Kashmiri were planning to target the country."There are some intelligence inputs, ... Read more...

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China to hike anti-terrorism cooperation with Pakistan


August 3rd, 2011 - 10:45 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Aug 3 (IANS) China will step up its anti-terrorism cooperation with Pakistan to ensure regional peace and stability, Xinhua reported Wednesday."China and Pakistan have forged excellent cooperation in anti-terrorism," ... Read more...

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Be vigilant against Pakistan-trained terrorists: Chinese daily


August 2nd, 2011 - 2:08 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Aug 2 (IANS) The leaders of the group which carried out an attack that left six civilians dead in Xinjiang learned terror techniques in Pakistan, said a Chinese daily ... Read more...

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India-Pakistan talk, hope for peaceful ties (Lead)


July 27th, 2011 - 2:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 27 (IANS) Indian External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna Wednesday said he looked forward to forging "a peaceful and cooperative relationship" with Pakistan and underlined the need for ... Read more...

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India, Pakistan foreign ministers begin talks


July 27th, 2011 - 12:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 27 (IANS) Indian External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna and his Pakistani counterpart Hina Rabbani Khar Wednesday began talks that are expected to culminate in a host ... Read more...

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India, Pakistan to firm up agenda for foreign ministers Tuesday (Lead)


July 25th, 2011 - 8:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Islamabad, July 25 (IANS) The foreign secretaries of India and Pakistan will hold preparatory talks in New Delhi Tuesday to firm up details of confidence building measures (CBMs) ... Read more...

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New cross-LoC CBMs on anvil; 26/11, Fai to figure in India-Pakistan talks (Second Lead)


July 24th, 2011 - 1:00 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Thimphu, July 23 (IANS) India will raise the issue of ISI's link with Kashmir separatism and push for justice for 26/11 victims at the talks with Pakistan next week ... Read more...

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China to fight Dalai Lama’s ’separatism’


July 19th, 2011 - 4:46 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, July 19 (IANS) Chinese Vice-President Xi Jinping Tuesday vowed to fight "separatist activities" by the Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama.Xi also told a rally marking the 60th anniversary ... Read more...

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Tributes paid to YSR on birth anniversary


July 8th, 2011 - 6:36 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, July 8 (IANS) Rich tributes were paid to the late Andhra Pradesh chief minister Y.S. Rajasekhara Reddy on his 62nd birth anniversary Friday.The late leader's widow Vijaylakshmi, son ... Read more...

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People exasperated with situation in public life: Jaitley


April 9th, 2011 - 11:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 9 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Arun Jaitley said Saturday that people were exasperated with the prevailing situation in Indian public life and the responsibility ... Read more...

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Failed multiculturalism behind rise of Muslim radicalisation in Britain: Cameron


February 5th, 2011 - 2:17 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 5 (ANI): British Prime Minister David Cameron would reportedly criticise "state multiculturalism" in his first speech on radicalisation and would emphasise on the need of a stronger national identity ... Read more...

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BJP slams Centre, J-K Govt. for opposing flag hoisting plan


January 23rd, 2011 - 9:46 pm ICT by ANI
Jalandhar, Jan 23 (ANI): Bharatiya Jan Yuva Morcha (BJYM) President Anurag Thakur and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP Navjot Singh Sidhu on Sunday slammed the Congress-led United Progressive Alliance (UPA) Government ... Read more...

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Forget the past for Sri Lanka’s good, says MP


October 29th, 2010 - 6:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 29 (IANS) Sri Lanka's well-wishers should offer holistic solutions to resolve its political ills instead of harping on the past, an MP from that country said here."I urge all ... Read more...

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Jammu-Kashmir BJP unit to boycott visiting interlocutors


October 27th, 2010 - 7:55 pm ICT by ANI
Jammu, Oct.27 (ANI): Even as the Central Government appointed three-member team of interlocutors on Jammu and Kashmir is seeking to interact with all shades of opinion, the State unit of Bharatiya ... Read more...

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Not seeking Tibet’s freedom but autonomy: Dalai Lama


October 15th, 2010 - 5:53 pm ICT by IANS
Dharamsala, Oct 15 (IANS) Tibetan leader the Dalai Lama has asserted once again that he was not seeking Tibet's independence and said Beijing continued to make baseless charges of separatism against him. ... Read more...

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Congress abusing patriotism of Muslims: BJP


July 13th, 2010 - 9:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 13 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Tuesday accused the Congress party of "abusing the patriotism" of millions of Muslims by "branding the voices against terrorism as voices ... Read more...

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Tibetan environmentalist jailed for five years in China


July 4th, 2010 - 4:57 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jul 4 (ANI): China has sent a Tibetan environmentalist to jail for five years on a charge of inciting separatism in the country, in the latest sign of what human rights ... Read more...

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Sri Lanka cautions against ’sympathy for terrorism’


June 18th, 2010 - 5:53 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, June 18 (DPA) Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa Friday marked the first anniversary of the end of a thee-decade civil war by warning countries not to show sympathy for terrorism and ... Read more...

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Dalai Lama arrives in Japan to give lectures


June 18th, 2010 - 4:09 pm ICT by IANS
Tokyo, June 18 (DPA) Tibetan exiled spiritual leader the Dalai Lama arrived in Japan Friday to attend religious events and give lectures. The Dalai Lama is to deliver a Buddhist sermon at Zenkoji ... Read more...

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Growers oppose natural rubber import duty cuts


June 6th, 2010 - 2:56 pm ICT by IANS
By Lakshmi Krishnakumar New Delhi, June 6 (IANS) Young farmers in northeast India are a concerned lot after the Delhi High Court asked the government to "consider carefully" the user industry's demand ... Read more...

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VHP meet to restart Ram Mandir movement


May 8th, 2010 - 10:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Lucknow, May 8 (IANS) The Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) has convened a meeting of its central managing committee July 12 in Ayodhya to restart the Ram Mandir movement. The outcome of ... Read more...

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China accuses Dalai Lama of `separatism’ in anniversary speech


March 11th, 2010 - 6:36 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, March 11 (DPA) China Thursday accused the Dalai Lama of showing "his nature of separating the nation" in a speech to mark the 51st anniversary of the Tibetan uprising against Chinese ... Read more...

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Pakistan PM reiterates support to Kashmir separatism


February 4th, 2010 - 10:00 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Feb 4 (IANS) Pakistan Prime Minister Yusuf Raza Gilani Thursday reiterated that his government will "continue extending political, moral and diplomatic support" to the separatist campaign in Jammu and Kashmir. "We will ... Read more...

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We tried to dispel China’s doubts: Dalai Lama’s envoys (Lead)


February 2nd, 2010 - 7:37 pm ICT by IANS
Dharamsala/Beijing, Feb 2 (IANS) The Tibetan government-in-exile has submitted an "explanatory" note to the Chinese leadership to clarify its stand on autonomy and requested them to stop accusing the spiritual leader, ... Read more...

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UPA promoting politics of separatism, says RSS chief


January 3rd, 2010 - 11:33 pm ICT by IANS
Allahabad, Jan 3 (IANS) Accusing the Congress-led United Progressive Alliance (UPA) government of promoting "politics of separatism", Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) chief Mohan Bhagwat Sunday said the decision to carve out ... Read more...

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Chinese leader says fight against Tibetans remains ‘very serious’


October 27th, 2009 - 9:27 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Oct 27 (ANI): Reacting to comments made by overseas activist groups that Chinese soldiers had executed up to four Tibetans for their role in anti-Chinese riots in the region in March ... Read more...

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Australian premier criticised for snubbing Dalai Lama


October 3rd, 2009 - 2:58 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Oct 3 (DPA) Prime Minister Kevin Rudd was Saturday accused of kowtowing to China over his decision not to meet the Dalai Lama when the exiled Tibetan leader visits Australia ... Read more...

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China publishes white paper on Xinjiang


September 21st, 2009 - 6:14 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Sep 21 (Xinhua) The Chinese government Monday published a white paper on the development and progress in northwest China's Xinjiang Uyghur autonomous region. The paper termed national unification, ethnic unity and social ... Read more...

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Xinjiang conflict fanned by ‘hidden hands’: PML-Q


September 20th, 2009 - 2:33 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Sep.20 (ANI): Expressing solidarity with the Chinese Government over the recent communal conflict in Xinjiang, the Pakistan Muslim League-Quaid (PML-Q) has said that the unrest was an attempt to destabilize China, ... Read more...

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Xinjiang separatists are doomed to fail, says Chinese President


August 26th, 2009 - 5:26 pm ICT by ANI
Uygur (China), Aug. 26 (ANI): Chinese President Hu Jintao, who made his first trip to the Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region since last month's deadly riot, has warned the separatists that they are ... Read more...

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Chanakya completes half-century run and raring for more!


August 13th, 2009 - 5:44 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
A Historical Play in Hindi. Love for one's society and nation is the greatest virtue. Nationalism elevates an individual from his mundane existence and alleviates his quality of life. Patriotism binds an individual ... Read more...

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