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ISI considers US its worst enemy, says jailed doctor


September 11th, 2012 - 5:58 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 11 (IANS) Pakistan's powerful spy agency ISI considered the US its "worst enemy" and Islamabad's cooperation with Washington was just a sham to extract billions of dollars in ... Read more...

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Syrian troops kill 40 insurgents


August 4th, 2012 - 12:23 am ICT by IANS
Damascus, Aug 3 (IANS) At least 40 insurgents have been killed in the Syrian province of Homs and many others injured, a pro-government radio report said Friday.According to the ... Read more...

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Couple arrested for killing film producer in Delhi


June 20th, 2012 - 10:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 20 (IANS) A 24-year-old woman and her husband have been arrested for killing a film producer after he made advances towards the woman, police said here Wednesday.Shama ... Read more...

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US helping India to establish community colleges


April 25th, 2012 - 11:14 am ICT by IANS
Washington, April 25 (IANS) The United States is working with India to flesh out an initiative to set up hundreds of community colleges in India on the American pattern, ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Farooq Abdullah orders in-house probe into JKCA fund scam


April 12th, 2012 - 10:08 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, April 12 (IANS) An in-house probe by a four-member team was ordered Thursday by Jammu and Kashmir Cricket Association (JKCA) president Farooq Abdullah into the multi-crore fund scam in ... Read more...

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Syrian President al-Assad signs draft constitution


February 28th, 2012 - 6:04 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Feb 28 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Syrian President Bashar al-Assad Tuesday signed a draft constitution that was approved a day earlier by nearly 90 percent of voters, the state-run SANA news ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

11 killed in Syria bus attack


January 23rd, 2012 - 3:33 am ICT by IANS
Damascus, Jan 23 (IANS) At least 11 people were killed Sunday when armed groups attacked a bus in Syria, Xinhua reported.The bus was transporting 14 passengers, including military personnel, when ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Kim Kardashian breaches Australian visa rules


December 3rd, 2011 - 12:04 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Sydney, Dec 2 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Australia’s immigration officers are reportedly investigating US reality star Kim Kardashian after she reportedly breached her visa rules. The 32-year-old was reportedly issued with a tourist visa ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Sports journalist S.K.Sham dead


November 28th, 2011 - 9:53 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 28 (IANS) Veteran sports journalist S. K. Sham passed away here Monday. He was 71 and is survived by his wife.Sham, a former president of the Mumbai Press ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Chandigarh man on MCD rolls surprises court (Lead)


November 9th, 2011 - 10:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 9 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Wednesday was surprised to learn that a Chandigarh resident was getting a salary from the Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) as ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

50 protesting students, two legislators arrested in Jammu


November 9th, 2011 - 3:31 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Nov 9 (IANS) More than 50 students were arrested from different parts of Jammu Wednesday while protesting the new recruitment policy of the state which slashes the salaries ... Read more...

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Kim Kardashian mocked on SNL


November 7th, 2011 - 10:57 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Nov 7 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Reality star Kim Kardashian was the subject of Saturday Night Live. The last spoof of the comedy was titled “Kim's Fairytale Divorce.” The entire Kardashian family ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

US working on plight of Tri-valley students


October 27th, 2011 - 11:30 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 27 (IANS) The United States has assured India that it was "continuing to work" on the issue of hundreds of Indian students affected by the "horrible visa scam" ... Read more...

Posted in World |

435 Indian students of Tri-valley get transfers to other schools


October 22nd, 2011 - 11:19 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 22 (IANS) US authorities have approved the transfer of 435 Indian students of the Tri-Valley University to other institutions, indicating some progress in addressing the plight of nearly ... Read more...

Posted in World |

India, US education partnership to meet challenges ahead


October 13th, 2011 - 10:27 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 13 (IANS) India and the United States Thursday set out to forge a new collaborative relationship in education with Secretary of State Hillary Clinton calling it a "driving ... Read more...

Posted in World |

US assures Indian students all help to sort out sham varsities


October 13th, 2011 - 9:45 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 13 (IANS) Secretary of State Hillary Clinton Thursday assured potential Indian students that the United States would to do everything possible to help them sort out real and ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Mayawati says ‘no’ to CBI probe in girl’s murder (Second Lead)


June 15th, 2011 - 2:44 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, June 15 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati Wednesday vowed to bring to book the killers of a 14-year-old girl who was found hanging in a police compound five ... Read more...

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Mayawati assures justice in girl’s murder (Lead)


June 15th, 2011 - 1:32 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, June 15 (IANS) Chief Minister Mayawati Wednesday said the culprits in the murder of a 14-year-old girl, found hanging in a police compound in Uttar Pradesh, would be brought ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Ramdev’s agitation shuts petrol pump


June 4th, 2011 - 8:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 4 (IANS) Yoga guru Baba Ramdev's agitation against black money at the Ramlila Ground here has cost a petrol pump dear. Situated bang opposite the protest site, ... Read more...

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Ramdev an attention seeker, fast a sham: Netizens


June 4th, 2011 - 5:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 4 (IANS) From calling him "distrustful" to an "attention seeker", and his fast against corruption a "sham", voices against yoga guru Baba Ramdev in the virtual ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

War erupts in Kashmir’s BJP unit


May 31st, 2011 - 3:00 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, May 31 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is at war with itself in Jammu and Kashmir.Former BJP legislature party leader Chaman Lal Gupta, one of seven legislators ... Read more...

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Goa tribal deaths: No witnesses come forward


May 28th, 2011 - 2:28 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, May 28 (IANS) The magisterial enquiry ordered by the Goa government into the death of two tribal youngsters has come a cropper with not a single civilian coming ... Read more...

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Russian spy Anna Chapman pours her heart out


April 17th, 2011 - 1:00 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 17 (IANS) Former Russian spy Anna Chapman, who was involved in a high-profile spy swap with the US, has finally broken her silence over her life as a ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Kazakh president calls election fair, opposition cries foul


April 4th, 2011 - 11:18 am ICT by IANS
Astana, April 4 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev has called Sunday's presidential polls "open and fair" whereas the opposition denounced them as a sham."Exit polls said the Kazakhs approve ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Kalmadi-led CWG organising committee a sham: Shunglu panel(Lead)


April 2nd, 2011 - 12:37 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 1 (IANS) The V.K. Shunglu committee has severely indicted former Commonwealth Games Organising Committee (OC) chief Suresh Kalmadi for running the OC "like a club" with ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Kalmadi-led CWG Organising Committee a sham: Shunglu panel


April 1st, 2011 - 10:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 1 (IANS) The V.K. Shunglu committee has severely indicted former Commonwealth Games Organising Committee (OC) chief Suresh Kalmadi for running the OC "like a club" with very ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Book bazaar at Delhi University


March 24th, 2011 - 7:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 24 (IANS) The Delhi Weekend Book Bazaar, a literary carnival designed to give book lovers, particularly students, an opportunity to browse and buy their favourite books at ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Telugu group to protest outside White House


March 21st, 2011 - 5:24 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, March 21 (IANS) North America Telugu Society (NATS), a group representing Telugus living in North America, will organise a peaceful protest outside the White House in Washington March 29 ... Read more...

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Radio collars removed from 12 students of fake US university


March 15th, 2011 - 7:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 15 (IANS) Radio collars have been removed from 12 out of 18 students of the sham Tri Valley University in California, said the National Human Rights ... Read more...

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How Berlusconi’s escort girls helped Gaddafi get top African job


March 7th, 2011 - 12:35 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 7 (ANI): Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi sent two escort women to an opponent of Libyan dictator Colonel Muammar al Gaddafi as a favour to the Libyan leader, it has ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Tri-Valley won’t affect Indian enrolment in US: Experts


March 7th, 2011 - 10:57 am ICT by IANS
New York, March 7 (IANS) As another season of US education fairs comes around, educatioin experts say the Tri-Valley University incident will not deter Indian students from coming to ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Homeland Security ponders fate of Tri-Valley students


March 5th, 2011 - 11:31 am ICT by IANS
Washington, March 5 (IANS) The fate of hundreds of Indian students of a sham US university not implicated in the investigation of visa fraud by the closed school is under ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Placebos can work both ways


February 28th, 2011 - 1:27 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 28 (IANS) Poor expectations of treatment can override all the effect of a potent pain-relieving drug, a brain imaging study has shown.Conversely, positive expectations of treatment doubles the natural physiological ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

US assures ‘fair’ treatment to Indian students of sham varsity


February 26th, 2011 - 11:10 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Feb 26 (IANS) The US has assured that hundreds of Indian students affected by the closure of a sham US university on charges of visa fraud would be given ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Four more Indian students freed of radio tags in US


February 25th, 2011 - 9:14 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Feb 25 (IANS) US authorities have removed radio tags of four more Indian students of the sham Tri Valley University (TVU) in California closed on charges of immigration visa ... Read more...

Posted in World |

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