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Rajapaksa, Manmohan to meet for talks


September 20th, 2012 - 6:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Bhopal, Sep 20 (IANS) India Thursday will press Sri Lanka to speed up an inclusive solution to the decades-long ethnic issue when Prime Minister Manmohan Singh meets President Mahinda ... Read more...

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`China’s economic growth slowly stabilizing’


August 29th, 2012 - 1:12 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Aug 29 (IANS) Price rises have continued to be slow in China since the beginning of the year as a result of improving supply-demand relations and dropping prices for ... Read more...

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Torrential downpour leaves Delhi in traffic snarls, chaos (Lead)


August 27th, 2012 - 8:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 27 (IANS) After a muggy afternoon and sporadic drizzle in the national capital Monday, a torrential downpour caused heavy traffic snarls and flooding on roads.Traffic snarls were ... Read more...

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Bangladesh land pact likely in monsoon session


August 14th, 2012 - 10:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 14 (IANS) The Indian government is actively engaged in "internal consultations" with a view to presenting the land boundary agreement with Bangladesh during the current session ... Read more...

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‘Tuneega Tuneega’ - weak script, a big let down (Telugu Movie )


July 22nd, 2012 - 7:40 pm ICT by IANS
Film: 'Tuneega Tuneega'; Cast: Sumanth Ashwin, Rhea Chakraborty, Naga Babu, Prabhu Ganeshan, Shafi, Seetha, Sayaji Shinde, Dharmavarapu Subramanyam and M.S.Narayan; Writer and Director: M.S.Raju; Producer: Maganti Ramachandra; Music: Karthick Raja; Rating: ... Read more...

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Peace with Pakistan in our interest: Shashi Tharoor (Interview)


July 13th, 2012 - 1:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 13 (IANS) Amid Abu Jundal's revelations about the involvement of Pakistani state agencies in 26/11, former minister and MP Shashi Tharoor says that there is "a ... Read more...

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India pushes hard for 26/11 CBM, Pakistan rejects state role (Roundup)


July 5th, 2012 - 9:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 5 (IANS) With 26/11 plotter Abu Jindal's disclosures creating public outrage here, India Thursday pressed Pakistan to prosecute the 26/11 perpetrators and underlined this could be the ... Read more...

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Children’s deaths: Bihar families yet to get compensation


July 2nd, 2012 - 6:26 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, July 2 (IANS) Families of hundreds of children who died of acute encephalitis syndrome (AES) in Bihar are yet to be paid compensation announced by the state government last ... Read more...

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Act against corrupt ex-generals: Pakistani daily


July 2nd, 2012 - 1:37 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, July 2 (IANS) A probe into a financial scandal in an army-run organisation is a test case, said a leading Pakistani daily that wondered whether "high-profile targets - now ... Read more...

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NSA to go to Colombo, voice India’s concerns


June 25th, 2012 - 7:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 25 (IANS) India is set to voice its concerns over the slow pace of devolution process and seek an update on the rehabilitation of Tamils displaced ... Read more...

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Realty business hots up in Bengal


June 3rd, 2012 - 4:26 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 3 (IANS) Even as industrialists worry over the slow pace of reforms hitting industrial resurgence in West Bengal, one business is growing by leaps and bounds in the ... Read more...

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‘Janoo’ - weak, but worth one time watch (Kannada Movie Review)


June 2nd, 2012 - 7:53 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "Janoo"; Cast: Yash, Deepa Sannidhi, Rangayana Raghu, Sadhu Kokila, Shobharaj, Layendra, Madhu; Director: Preetham Gubbi; Producer: Jayanna, Bhogeendra; Music: Hari Krishna; Camera: S.Krishna; Rating: **1/2"Janoo", directed by Preetham Gubbi ... Read more...

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‘Culture sector needs priority, more funds’


May 7th, 2012 - 10:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 7 (IANS) Lamenting that the culture sector had not received the priority it deserved, a parliamentary panel Monday said adequate funds should be given to the department ... Read more...

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Apex court mocks slow pace of probes against jailed Pakistanis


May 3rd, 2012 - 10:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 3 (IANS) Mocking the investigating agencies probing cases involving foreign nationals, particularly Pakistanis, for years together, the Supreme Court Thursday said criminal justice system in India may ... Read more...

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Under flak, Chavan meets Sonia, PM


April 21st, 2012 - 7:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 21 (IANS) Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan Saturday met Congress president Sonia Gandhi to apprise her of the political situation in the state in the face ... Read more...

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Government will bring economy back on growth path: Ahluwalia


April 20th, 2012 - 7:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 20 (IANS) The Deputy Chairman of the Planning Commission, Montek Singh Ahluwalia, Friday played down the row over Chief Economic Adviser Kaushik Basu's comment on the slow ... Read more...

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PM to hold pre-lunch talks with Zardari, all issues on table


April 4th, 2012 - 7:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 4 (IANS) It' set to be more than a photo-op as Prime Minister Manmohan Singh gears up to hold one-on-one talks with Pakistani President Asif Ali ... Read more...

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PM to hold pre-lunch talks with Zardari, all issues on table


April 4th, 2012 - 7:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 4 (IANS) It' set to be more than a photo-op as Prime Minister Manmohan Singh gears up to hold one-on-one talks with Pakistani President Asif Ali ... Read more...

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BRICS voices concern over slow pace of IMF reforms


March 29th, 2012 - 9:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 29 (IANS) The BRICS group of five emerging economies Thursday voiced concern over the slow pace of governance and quota reforms in the International Monetary Fund ... Read more...

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BRICS to set up joint bank, for dialogue on Iran, Syria (Lead)


March 29th, 2012 - 7:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 29 (IANS) Seeking to reinforce their growing economic heft with diplomatic clout, the BRICS grouping Thursday pitched for a bigger say in global governance institutions, including ... Read more...

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Will India’s vote drive Sri Lanka closer to China?


March 23rd, 2012 - 5:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 23 (IANS) India has made it clear to Sri Lanka that its vote on the US-backed resolution was aimed at speeding up the reconciliation process in the ... Read more...

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High Court frowns at slow probe in Maval firing case


March 21st, 2012 - 11:15 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 21 (IANS) The Bombay High Court Wednesday slammed the Maharashtra government for going slow on police officials who opened fire last year at protesting farmers at Maval, near ... Read more...

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China may cut interest rates


February 27th, 2012 - 1:39 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Feb 27 (IANS) An uncertain outlook for overseas markets could lead to a cut in Chinese interest rates, according to a report.The report was jointly released by Xiamen University, ... Read more...

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Rajasthan retain Ranji Trophy


January 23rd, 2012 - 9:07 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Jan 23 (IANS) There was no drama or theatrics on the last day of the Ranji Trophy cricket final as Rajasthan retained the trophy on the basis of their ... Read more...

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Ranji Trophy Final: Saxena strikes double ton as Rajasthan crawl


January 20th, 2012 - 10:09 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Jan 20 (IANS) Riding on Vineet Saxena's double century, holders Rajasthan showed their intent to wear down Tamil Nadu, piling up 404 for two in the first innings on ... Read more...

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US consumer spending goes up in November


December 24th, 2011 - 2:09 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 23 (IANS) US families slightly boosted their spending in November with their take-home income rising at a slow pace, authorities said Friday.Real personal consumption expenditures (PCE), consumption after ... Read more...

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US economic growth to remain slow in 2012: Experts


December 20th, 2011 - 3:15 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 20 (IANS) The US economy is projected to grow at a slow pace because of ongoing challenges, American experts said Monday. The housing market will probably remain relatively ... Read more...

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Fitch maintains Brazil’s investment rating at BBB


October 26th, 2011 - 1:50 pm ICT by IANS
Rio De Janeiro, Oct 26 (IANS) Fitch Ratings said it had decided to maintain Brazil's BBB investment grade credit rating and predicted the outlook for the South American country would ... Read more...

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Court demands report on missing nurse case every other day


October 11th, 2011 - 11:39 pm ICT by IANS
Jodhpur, Oct 11 (IANS) The Rajasthan High Court Tuesday asked police to submit every alternative day the investigation report in the case of missing nurse Bhanwari Devi, who allegedly figured ... Read more...

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Euro zone crisis clouds recovery in Europe, Central Asia


September 24th, 2011 - 6:41 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 24 (IANS) The ongoing economic recovery in the emerging Europe and Central Asian region is advancing at a slow pace and is at risk from the euro zone ... Read more...

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PDP to vote for Afzal Guru clemency resolution


September 23rd, 2011 - 6:36 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Sep 23 (IANS) Jammu and Kashmir's People's Democratic Party (PDP) Friday decided to vote for the resolution seeking clemency for Dec 13, 2001, parliament attack convict Afzal Guru, which ... Read more...

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Bihar allowed to construct rural roads under central scheme


September 16th, 2011 - 6:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 16 (IANS) Union Rural Development Minister Jairam Ramesh has allowed road projects worth Rs.935 crore to be undertaken by state government agencies in Bihar, which has been ... Read more...

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Chandy upset over slow pace of official work


September 12th, 2011 - 11:28 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 12 (IANS) Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy, who completed a 100-day programme in office Monday, expressed dissatisfaction at the manner and pace at which "files" move both in ... Read more...

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Auto component sector demands labour reforms


August 30th, 2011 - 6:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 30 (IANS) Delay in labour reforms hampers employment generation in the automobile component sector, the nodal agency for the Indian auto component industry said Tuesday."We believe that ... Read more...

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Concern remains at slow 26/11 trial in Pakistan: India


July 28th, 2011 - 8:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 28 (IANS) A day after their foreign minister-level talks, India Thursday said it had been raising its "concern and disappointment" over the slow pace of the Mumbai ... Read more...

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