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17 state-run firms to invest Rs.140,000 crore: PM


January 31st, 2012 - 10:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 31 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Tuesday said 17 central public sector undertakings (CPSUs) will invest Rs.140,000 crore in the coming year."I am extremely happy to ... Read more...

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Support forces against terror groups in Pakistan: Norway minister


April 4th, 2011 - 8:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 4 (IANS) The threat of terror groups taking over Pakistan is "a very big issue," Norwegian Deputy Foreign Minister Espen Barth Eide said Monday. He called for ... Read more...

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Wounded Iraqi war vet heckled at Columbia University over ROTC issue


February 22nd, 2011 - 1:48 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Feb 21 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The New York Post has reported that a wounded Iraqi war veteran has been heckled at the Columbia University during a debate on whether ROTC should ... Read more...

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Tehmina Janjua replaces Basit as Pak Foreign Office spokesperson


February 17th, 2011 - 11:09 am ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Feb 17(ANI): Following the ouster of Pakistan's Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi just a few days back, now the Foreign Office spokesperson has also been replaced.Tehmina Janjua has been appointed as ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Abu Dhabi to monitor animal health


December 24th, 2010 - 11:13 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Dec 24 (IANS/WAM) The Abu Dhabi authorities have launched an "Animal Identification Registration System" (AIRS) to keep data of all the livestock and monitor their health so as to ensure ... Read more...

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Pakistani Taliban hold secret meeting, plan fresh strikes


November 28th, 2010 - 2:59 pm ICT by IANS
Lahore, Nov 28 (IANS) The Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) has held a secret meeting at which they decided to set up two units to carry out strikes on foreigners and security forces, ... Read more...

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Army organizes cycle expedition in Srinagar


November 21st, 2010 - 10:15 pm ICT by ANI
Srinagar, Nov.21 (ANI): The Indian Army on Sunday organized a cycle expedition from Srinagar to the Poonch District to commemorate the Poonch Link Up Day.General Officer Commanding 15 Corps, Lt. Gen N. ... Read more...

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‘Tough talking’ Munter vows to combat Pak’s “historical scepticism” against US


September 24th, 2010 - 5:22 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 24 (ANI): Dr Cameron Munter, nominated as the new US ambassador to Pakistan, has pledged "ceaseless engagement" to combat the country's anti-Americanism, saying Washington needs to do a better job ... Read more...

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‘Tough talking’ Munter nominated new US ambassador to Pakistan


September 14th, 2010 - 12:55 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Sept 14 (ANI): US President Barack Obama has announced the nomination of Dr Cameron Munter, who was earlier posted in Baghdad as the political-military adviser to the US ambassador, as ... Read more...

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‘Tough talking’ ‘Munter’ to be new US ambassador to Pakistan


September 8th, 2010 - 2:06 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Sept8 (ANI): Cameron Munter, who was earlier posted in Baghdad as the political-military adviser to the US ambassador, is set to replace Anne Patterson as the next United States' ambassador ... Read more...

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Afghanistan’s ‘de facto’ partition best available option for ‘failing’ US: Ex-diplomat


July 9th, 2010 - 3:49 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 9 (ANI): Former US Ambassador to India Robert Blackwill has warned that President Obama's Afghan strategy is heading towards a 'failure', adding that the best option available with the ... Read more...

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Robert Gates warns India about more terror attacks


January 21st, 2010 - 10:19 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New Delhi, Jan 21 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The US Defense Secretary Robert Gates has warned India that it could probably face some more terrorist attacks from terror outfits such as Al-Qaeda and ... Read more...

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Pak’s nukes in safe custody: Gilani


January 16th, 2010 - 2:58 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Jan.16 (ANI): Pakistan Prime Minister has stressed that the country's nuclear assets are in safe custody.Speaking during a meeting of the Strategic Planning Division's (SPD) here, Gilani said Pakistan is a ... Read more...

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President Obama To Appoint Ron Bloom As Manufacturing Adviser


September 7th, 2009 - 11:32 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez According to the latest emerging reports from the White House, it has being said that President Barack Obama is going to announce the appointment of Ron Bloom as the administration's ... Read more...

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Fotokem buys Spy Post


August 11th, 2009 - 7:23 pm ICT by IBNS
Aug 11 (IBNS) Burbank based post-production company Fotokem has bought San Francisco's Spy Post.Executives at Fotokem said that the company will make significant investment in the facility, and will also make a ... Read more...

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India, Germany form panel on automotive sector


February 6th, 2009 - 6:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 6 (IANS) India and Germany have set up a joint working group (JWG) for the automotive sector for increased cooperation in the field of technology, skill development and framework ... Read more...

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Helmands senior most Taleban leader arrested in Quetta


July 24th, 2008 - 12:22 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, July 24 (ANI): Pakistani security forces have arrested a senior Afghan Taleban commander in Quetta. Mullah Rahim is said to be the senior most Taleban leader in Afghanistans Helmand province. The Times ... Read more...

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Marg Ltd to build fishing harbour in Tamil Nadu


May 23rd, 2008 - 2:08 am ICT by admin
Chennai, May 22 (IANS) Joining hands with Rajakkamangalam Thurai fishing folks near Kanyakumari, the city-based Marg Limited will build a fishing harbour with an outlay of Rs.450 million, said a top company ... Read more...

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