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UN condemns violence against protesters in Bahrain

February 18th, 2011 - 3:51 am ICT by IANS
United Nations, Feb 18 (IANS) Condemning the crackdown on anti-government protesters in Bahrain, UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has asked authorities to respect human rights as the present situation in the country "calls ... Read more...

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Karzai backs regional energy projects

February 3rd, 2011 - 7:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 3 (IANS) Afghan President Hamid Karzai Thursday said the time has come for regional energy projects to become realities and countries should collaborate more effectively to tap renewable sources ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Sri Lanka to persuade EU against trade benefits denial (Lead)

February 17th, 2010 - 12:01 am ICT by IANS
Brussels, Feb 16 (IANS) Sri Lanka will persuade the European Union for reversal of its decision to suspend the island nation from EU's preferential trade concessions. "Sri Lanka will continue her engagement with ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

US trying to define policy on India: Steve Coll

January 24th, 2010 - 12:25 am ICT by IANS
Jaipur, Jan 23 (IANS) The US is trying to define its policy and relationship with India and would rather have a private partnership that will not be played out in public, ... Read more...

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US not to channel aid to Pak through the government sector : official

September 13th, 2009 - 5:36 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep.13 (ANI): The United States has made it clear that it would not funnel its aid to Pakistan through the government sector unless it is convinced that the funds would ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Congress poll campaign in Karnataka from April 13

April 5th, 2008 - 9:57 pm ICT by admin
Bangalore, April 5 (IANS) The Congress will begin its campaign for the May assembly election in Karnataka from April 13 in a bid to wrest power after a gap of four years. ... Read more...

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