softer approach

Chinese daily wants re-look at family planning policy


August 9th, 2012 - 3:38 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Aug 9 (IANS) A state-run Chinese daily Thursday warned that the existing family planning policy needs to be rejigged to meet the "wave of change" since a staggering 248 ... Read more...

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Mobile phone firms go all out to woo other’s customers


January 25th, 2011 - 1:05 pm ICT by IANS
By Priyanka Sahay New Delhi, Jan 25 (IANS) Telcom firms have launched a major advertising, marketing and promotional blitz to attract new and existing customers after the government launched a pan-India scheme that ... Read more...

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American Idol: Top 9 Perform


April 7th, 2010 - 2:43 pm ICT by admin
By Anita Thomas Nine contestants remain in the American Idol singing competition after Didi Benami went home last week. This week the contestants will perform songs written by Paul McCartney and John ... Read more...

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BJP chief backs Varun’s statement on population control, criticism of Mayawati


May 11th, 2009 - 1:37 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, May 11 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Rajnath Singh on Monday backed the party's Pilibhit candidate Varun Gandhi's verbal criticism of Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati as also ... Read more...

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No ‘nasbandi’, says Varun Gandhi


May 10th, 2009 - 7:18 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 10 (IANS) Varun Gandhi, the Bharatiya Janata Party candidate for the Lok Sabha polls from the most-populated Uttar Pradesh, says he wants to control India's population by a "softer ... Read more...

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Russia believes Iran not able to build nuke bomb


December 10th, 2008 - 2:43 pm ICT by ANI
London, dec.10 (ANI): A top Russian diplomat has hinted that his country''s extensive spying network believes Iran is not yet able to build a nuclear bomb. "One cannot say today that ... Read more...

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Taiwan seeks to join UN agencies, not full membership


September 17th, 2008 - 1:03 pm ICT by IANS
Taipei, Sep 17 (DPA) Taiwan is taking a softer approach at this year's UN General Assembly by attempting to join UN agencies instead of seeking full UN membership, a Taiwanese official said ... Read more...

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Taiwan seeks to join UN agencies


August 15th, 2008 - 2:23 pm ICT by IANS
DPA Taipei, Aug 15 (DPA) Taiwan said Friday it has changed tact in its UN membership bid by seeking to access special organisations of the global body instead. "The motion raised by our ... Read more...

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