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Fight against piracy needs global effort: India

February 27th, 2012 - 5:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 27 (IANS) With incidents of piracy on the rise in the Indian Ocean region, India Monday stressed the need for an international cooperative effort to contain the ... Read more...

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Nod for Kolkata gas distribution MoU

October 20th, 2011 - 12:16 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Oct 19 (IANS) The West Bengal government Monday approved a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between the Greater Calcutta Gas Supply Corporation Ltd (GCGSCL), Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Limited (HPCL) and ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

South Africa launches space agency

December 9th, 2010 - 11:07 pm ICT by IANS
Pretoria, Dec 9 (IANS) South Africa Thursday launched its space agency on what has been described as a historic day for the country.Science and Technology Minister Naledi Pandor and experts from the ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

High courts’ bid to curb litigation worries government

June 6th, 2010 - 2:40 pm ICT by IANS
By Rana Ajit New Delhi, June 6 (IANS) High courts may be referring inter-governmental disputes to central panels for resolution in order to reduce litigation, but this is giving rise to constitutional problems, ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Rise of malevolent non-state actor worrying: Navy chief

August 11th, 2009 - 12:25 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 10 (IANS) In an apparent reference to Pakistan, Indian Navy chief Admiral Sureesh Mehta Monday said that 26/11 was the result of the merging of the "state" with the ... Read more...

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India inconsistent on Mumbai probe: Pakistan (Roundup)

January 17th, 2009 - 10:08 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad/Mumbai, Jan 17 (IANS) Pakistan Saturday accused India of inconsistency on the probe into the Mumbai terror strikes, even as it said it would share with New Delhi the result of its ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Cuba braces for more austerity to face global recession

December 29th, 2008 - 3:35 pm ICT by IANS
Havana, Dec 29 (IANS) Cuba, reeling under three devastating hurricanes in recent months and a 50-year old US embargo, is bracing for more austerity measures in the wake of the global economic ... Read more...

Posted in World |

‘Colombia’s rights victims have no access to justice’

August 30th, 2008 - 3:41 pm ICT by IANS
Bogota, Aug 30 (IANS) The victims of human rights abuses in Colombia are unable to seek justice, as their lawyers are constantly intimidated or prevented from accessing the due process of law ... Read more...

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Tibet monks attempt suicide as China intensifies siege

March 14th, 2008 - 1:35 pm ICT by admin
London, Mar.14 (ANI): With Beijing having imposed tighter controls across Tibet to halt anti-Chinese demonstrations, Tibetan monks have started attempting suicide to counter it. According to The Times, two monks at the ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |