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Firm on pro-people decision, Mamata posts on Facebook (Lead)


September 19th, 2012 - 8:15 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 19 (IANS) West Bengal Chief Minister and Trinamool Congress supremo Mamata Banerjee Wednesday said she and her party stood firm on the "pro-people" decision of withdrawing support to ... Read more...

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Proud to coach Inter Milan, says Ranieri


September 23rd, 2011 - 1:52 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, Sep 23 (IANS) Inter Milan's new coach Claudio Ranieri said he is very proud to manage the football club, according to his interview released by the club's official website ... Read more...

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Google to buy Motorola Mobility for $12.5 bn


August 16th, 2011 - 2:52 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 16 (IANS) Google Inc. Monday announced that it has agreed to buy Motorola Mobility Holdings Inc. for about $12.5 billion, the largest purchase for the Internet search giant ... Read more...

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On Africa Day, India pledges $5.7 billion, gets UN seat support (Roundup)


May 25th, 2011 - 10:29 pm ICT by IANS
Addis Ababa, May 25 (IANS) India Wednesday announced a $5.7 billion gift package for Africa as part of its growing engagement with the 53-nation continent as the curtains came ... Read more...

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India pledges $5.7 billion, Africa backs India for UN seat (Lead)


May 25th, 2011 - 6:21 pm ICT by IANS
Addis Ababa, May 25 (IANS) The curtains came down on India's second summit with Africa, with New Delhi pledging $5.7 billion for 80 capacity-building institutions across the continent and ... Read more...

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India has commited $2 bn to Afghanistan: Manmohan


May 13th, 2011 - 1:49 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, May 13 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Friday said India has committed an additional $ 500 million dollars to Afghanistan for various developmental works, taking the total Indian ... Read more...

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Indian players need to give squash top priority: Coach


December 17th, 2010 - 8:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 17 (IANS) Indian squash players are loaded with talent but they need to give more time to the sport to become a force on the world circuit, feels coaching ... Read more...

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Minister asked for Rs 15 crores as bribe: Ratan Tata


November 15th, 2010 - 9:00 pm ICT by ANI
Dehradun, Nov 15 (ANI): Tata Group Chairman Ratan Tata on Monday made an astonishing disclosure that a Union Minister had asked his company for a bribe of Rs 15 crores when he ... Read more...

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Australia doubles Pak flood aid to 75 million dollars


September 17th, 2010 - 3:02 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Sep 17(ANI): The Australian government has decided to raise its aid to flood-ravaged Pakistan by 40 million dollars to bring its total commitment to 75 million dollars.Foreign Minister Kevin Rudd ... Read more...

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UK doubles Pak flood aid to 64.3 million pounds


August 20th, 2010 - 4:10 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 20(ANI): The United Kingdom has decided to raise its aid to flood-ravaged Pakistan by 33 million pounds to bring its total commitment to 64.3 million pounds.The International Development Secretary Andrew ... Read more...

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Australia triples Pak flood aid to 35 million dollars


August 17th, 2010 - 2:58 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Aug 17(ANI): Australian has decided to raise its aid to flood-ravaged Pakistan by 24 million dollars to bring its total commitment to 35 million dollars.Prime Minister Julia Gillard announced that the ... Read more...

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Half million people affected in Pakistan floods (Lead)


August 6th, 2010 - 5:06 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 6 (IANS) More than 500,000 people have been evacuated in Pakistan's Sindh province as floods continue to wreak havoc in the country, killing at least 1,600 people, a media report ... Read more...

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US pledges extra $25 mn for Pakistan flood victims


August 6th, 2010 - 8:41 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 6 (DPA) The US Thursday announced an additional $25 million in aid to help Pakistan deal with the worst floods in the country's 63-year existence. The US, which sees Pakistan as ... Read more...

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Veto-wielding China not fully onboard for crackdown on Iran nuke program: Obama


April 14th, 2010 - 1:51 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr.14 (ANI): US President Barack Obama said Tuesday that while there is solid UN support for imposing tougher sanctions on Iran, veto-wielding China is not fully onboard for a fresh ... Read more...

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Pak to bank on spinners for defending World T20 title: Waqar


April 7th, 2010 - 1:39 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Apr.7 (ANI): Defending champions Pakistan would be banking upon its spinners to retain the ICC T20 World Championship, coach Waqar Younis has said.Waqar said he believed that the team had spinners ... Read more...

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Counter-terrorism experts say Jihad Jane represents a threat from online ‘jihobbyists’


March 20th, 2010 - 2:56 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar.20 (ANI): Counter terrorism experts have expressed the view that people like Colleen LaRose, who is known by her online moniker as `Jihad Jane' are essentially 'Jihobbyists' or people drawn to ... Read more...

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Centre approves water supply project for Jaisalmer and Barmer military stations


March 19th, 2010 - 7:13 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 19 (ANI): The Union Cabinet on Friday approved a proposal relating to provision of long term water supply scheme for Army and Air Force stations in Jaisalmer and Barmer ... Read more...

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Dhaka’s Padma Bridge gets hefty international funding


December 22nd, 2009 - 3:03 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Dec 22 (IANS) Buoyed by international donors that have committed almost cent percent funding, Bangladesh is to launch the construction of its $2.4 billion Padma Bridge by inviting tenders next ... Read more...

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Mayawati expels Shahid Siddiqui from BSP


December 14th, 2009 - 6:32 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Dec 14 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati Monday expelled her Bahujan Samaj Party's (BSP) general secretary Shahid Siddiqui from the party. Siddiqui's exit came within hours of the publication of ... Read more...

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Chelsea reject second City bid for captain Terry


July 3rd, 2009 - 2:55 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 3 (DPA) Chelsea confirmed Friday that they have rejected an offer from Manchester City to sign central defender John Terry. City were also knocked back in an effort to sign ... Read more...

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LTTE chief Prabhakaran dead, claims Lankan army


May 17th, 2009 - 5:05 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, May 17 (ANI): Sources in the Sri Lankan army have claimed that Liberation Tiger of Tamil Eelam (LTTE) chief V Prabhakaran has been killed.According to a news channel report, Prabhakaran ... Read more...

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Sri Lankan President says Tamil rebels defeated


May 16th, 2009 - 9:49 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, May 16 (DPA) Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa Saturday declared that the Tamil rebels have been defeated militarily. "I am proud to announce that my government with the total commitment of our ... Read more...

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Venables turned down Newcastle offer because it was short term


September 26th, 2008 - 1:15 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept.26 (ANI): Former England football coach Terry Venables turned down the role of caretaker manager at Newcastle because it was only for the short term. Newcastle United means too much ... Read more...

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ManU may make Ronaldo majority of his career offer


July 2nd, 2008 - 4:18 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 2 (ANI): Ace Portuguese striker Cristiano Ronaldo will be offered the chance to prove his total commitment to Manchester United by signing up for the majority of his career.European ... Read more...

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Heath Ledgers Joker worth an Oscar: Critic


June 27th, 2008 - 3:49 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 27 (ANI): A leading film critic in America has started backing Heath Ledger for a posthumous Oscar in his review of the late actor's last completed film, The Dark ... Read more...

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