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Make transcripts of 5,800 Radia tapes: Apex court (Lead)


September 6th, 2012 - 10:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 6 (IANS) The Supreme Court Thursday told the Income Tax Department to prepare the transcripts of former corporate lobbyist Niira Radia's 5,800 telephone conversations tapped over allegations ... Read more...

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Notice against Kerala minister for alleged phone tapping


July 31st, 2012 - 5:14 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, July 31 (IANS) A CPI-M legislator in Kerala Tuesday filed a breach of privilege notice against the state's home minister over the police allegedly tapping phones of the party's ... Read more...

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Merkel advises Greek referendum on euro membership


May 19th, 2012 - 1:46 am ICT by IANS
Athens, May 19 (IANS) German Chancellor Angela Merkel has suggested to Greek President Karolos Papoulias to hold a referendum on the country's membership in the Eurozone during parliamentary polls, RIA ... Read more...

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Russia to keep supporting Syria peace plan


May 6th, 2012 - 4:37 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, May 6 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russia will keep backing the peaceful settlement plan in Syria, Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov has said.The Russian foreign ministry said Lavrov and UN special envoy ... Read more...

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Putin may meet Obama at G8 in May


March 22nd, 2012 - 7:04 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, March 22 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russian Prime Minister and president-elect Vladimir Putin will meet US President Barack Obama if he goes to a G8 summit at Camp David, US, ... Read more...

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Putin, Obama to meet after presidential inauguration


March 21st, 2012 - 4:34 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, March 21 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russian president-elect Vladimir Putin and US President Barack Obama have agreed to meet soon after Putin is sworn in May 7, Russian Foreign Minister ... Read more...

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Obama calls Putin


March 10th, 2012 - 6:57 am ICT by IANS
Washington, March 10 (IANS/RIA Novosti) US President Barack Obama congratulated Vladimir Putin on his victory in the Russian presidential election in a telephone call Friday.It is the first time ... Read more...

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NATO chief congratulates Putin on victory


March 9th, 2012 - 3:05 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, March 9 (IANS/RIA Novosti) NATO Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen has congratulated Russian president-elect Vladimir Putin on his return to office and said that he looks forward to continued ... Read more...

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French PM congratulates Putin


March 6th, 2012 - 11:51 pm ICT by IANS
Paris, March 6 (IANS) French Prime Minister Francois Fillon Tuesday congratulated Vladimir Putin on his victory in the Russian presidential election.In a telephone conversation, Fillon thanked Putin for Russia's efforts ... Read more...

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Chavez takes to Twitter after surgery


March 2nd, 2012 - 11:34 am ICT by IANS
Caracas, March 2 (IANS/EFE) Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez spoke out on Twitter a day after undergoing an operation in Cuba for a lesion in the same part of his body ... Read more...

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Mubarak’s wife attempted suicide over corruption charges


February 8th, 2012 - 1:37 pm ICT by IANS
Cairo, Feb 8 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The wife of ousted Egyptian president Hosni Mubarak has confessed in her memoirs about an attempt to commit suicide when she knew she would ... Read more...

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US, Chinese vice presidents discuss relations


February 8th, 2012 - 4:07 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, Feb 8 (IANS) US Vice President Joe Biden discussed bilateral ties with his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping during a telephone conversation Tuesday.Xi, who is scheduled to pay an ... Read more...

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Thackeray speaks to Hazare, sends grandson to venue


August 26th, 2011 - 7:20 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 26 (IANS) Shiv Sena chief Bal Thackeray spoke to anti-corruption crusader Anna Hazare on phone Friday and sent his grandson to meet the fasting leader in New ... Read more...

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Taslima whips up storm in Nepal’s literary cup


August 22nd, 2011 - 5:13 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Aug 22 (IANS) Exiled Bangladeshi author Taslima Nasrin has willy-nilly whipped up a storm in Nepal, with a comment on social networking site Twitter that was interpreted by some ... Read more...

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Obama congratulates Thailand’s first female prime minister


August 14th, 2011 - 3:09 pm ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON (BNO NEWS) -- U.S. President Barack Obama on Saturday congratulated Thailand's first female prime minister on her election and the Thai people on the "success of the democratic process," the White ... Read more...

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Russia resumes power supplies after Belarus pays up arrears


July 2nd, 2011 - 10:43 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, July 2 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russian President Dmitry Medvedev has ordered restoration of power supplies to Belarus after the former Soviet neighbour paid its arrears on electricity bills, the president's ... Read more...

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Never talked with Amar Singh on phone: Bipasha (Lead)


May 12th, 2011 - 8:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 12 (IANS) Bollywood actress Bipasha Basu Thursday denied she has ever talked with former Samajwadi Party leader Amar Singh on the phone, following a controversy over ... Read more...

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Biden invites Putin to visit US


April 22nd, 2011 - 4:31 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, April 22 (IANS) US Vice President Joe Biden had a telephone conversation with Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin and invited him to visit America, a spokesman said.Biden told ... Read more...

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CD row: Anna Hazare leaves onus on Bhushans


April 21st, 2011 - 5:53 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr 21 (ANI): Leaving the onus of getting out of the CD controversy on the Bhushans, veteran social activist Anna Hazare on Thursday said he would speak only on the ... Read more...

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India, Pak staffers’ brief detentions dampen renewed Indo-Pak peace process


April 2nd, 2011 - 2:00 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, April 2(ANI): The recent incident of brief detentions of each other's High Commission employees by Pakistan and India threatens to hamper the renewed peace process between the two nations, just ... Read more...

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British girl with one leg told she’s not disabled enough


March 25th, 2011 - 3:43 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 25 (IANS) A 10-year-old British girl, whose one leg was amputated due to meningitis, has been told that benefits given to her would be stopped because she was ... Read more...

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Taped call suggests Rajat Gupta told Rajaratnam about Goldman plans


March 16th, 2011 - 12:29 pm ICT by IANS
New York, March 16 (IANS) Rajat Gupta, a former Indian American Goldman Sachs director, told hedge fund tycoon Raj Rajaratnam the investment bank was considering buying a commercial bank, according ... Read more...

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Dreaded Pak Taliban Chief claims to create suicide bombers in just half-an-hour


February 5th, 2011 - 4:00 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Feb 5 (ANI): The Taliban's "master recruiter" has boasted of his expertise at swaying people to terror, saying he can turn a young man into a suicide bomber in just ... Read more...

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Venezuela’s Chavez threatens to seize bank


January 27th, 2011 - 12:07 pm ICT by IANS
Caracas, Jan 27 (IANS/EFE) President Hugo Chavez threatened to expropriate the Venezuelan subsidiary of Spanish banking giant BBVA in a tense telephone conversation Wednesday with the bank's CEO that was broadcast live ... Read more...

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Lowry Dairsley’s 3 children born at 7:43


January 24th, 2011 - 11:03 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Jan 24 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The time 7:43 on both sides of the clock is a very important time for a couple.Matt Rigby and partner Lowry Dairsley have three children and there ... Read more...

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Uma Thurman’s stalker sent to jail for more creepy calls


December 18th, 2010 - 1:55 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Dec 18 (ANI): Uma Thurman's stalker has been sent to jail by a New York judge over more creepy calls to the actress.Jack Jordan was dispatched to Rikers Island after ... Read more...

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Manmohan Singh says tapping of phone must be done with utmost care


December 14th, 2010 - 1:15 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Dec 14 (ANI): Defending the government's use of phone taps, Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh on Tuesday said these powers were necessary to deal with issues like tax evasion ... Read more...

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BJP denies poaching any Karnataka opposition members


October 22nd, 2010 - 7:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 22 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Friday denied that it has launched "Operation Kamal" in Karnataka to lure away opposition legislators in the face of its dwindled ... Read more...

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Recorded conversation between alleged drug lord and Mexican legislator released


October 14th, 2010 - 11:09 pm ICT by BNO News
MEXICO CITY (BNO NEWS) -- A recorded telephone conversation between an alleged Mexican drug lord and a lawmaker who is being accused of having ties with a drug cartel, was unveiled by ... Read more...

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Missing Malay-Indian businessman’s second wife accuses in-laws of ‘coveting’ his wealth


September 25th, 2010 - 1:28 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, Sept 25 (ANI): Tired of being called a gold digger, S. Usharani, the second wife of missing Malay-Indian businessman A. Muthuraja has accused her in-laws of coveting her husband's wealth."They ... Read more...

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Missing Indian millionaire’s second wife plays recording of demand for ransom


September 24th, 2010 - 2:44 pm ICT by ANI
Klang (Malaysia), Sept.24 (ANI): S. Usharani, the second wife of Indian millionaire A. Muthuraja, has produced a recorded telephone conversation which she had with a man who demanded a RM1mil ransom from ... Read more...

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Nepal parties call for probe into Maoist bribe tape


September 5th, 2010 - 2:37 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, Sep 5 (IANS) Nepal's largest ruling party is asking for an investigation into a taped telephone conversation that purportedly records a prominent Maoist leader seeking NRS 500 million from ... Read more...

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Mumbai attack trial ’stuck’, admits Pakistan


September 4th, 2010 - 4:11 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Sep 4 (IANS) Pakistan Saturday admitted that the trial in the Mumbai attacks case was stuck and said the formation of a commission to record the testimony of two key ... Read more...

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Badal calls up counterpart in Pakistan, offers help


August 27th, 2010 - 7:23 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Aug 27 (IANS) Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal Friday called up Shahbaz Sharif, chief minister of Pakistani Punjab, and offered help to flood victims in that country. The offer was made ... Read more...

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Laurence Fishburne cuts ties with daughter


August 18th, 2010 - 12:47 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Aug 17 (IANS) Actor Laurence Fishburne has reportedly cut ties with his daughter Montana after she decided to step into the adult movie market. Montana, 19, recently moved out of the ... Read more...

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