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RBI keeps key rates unchanged, cuts SLR by 1 percent (Roundup)


July 31st, 2012 - 9:32 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 31 (IANS) The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Tuesday kept key policy rates unchanged for the second time since June saying lowering them would raise inflationary pressure without ... Read more...

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MNS bags Nashik mayor’s post - with BJP support


March 15th, 2012 - 3:20 pm ICT by IANS
Nashik, March 15 (IANS) The Raj Thackeray-led Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) Thursday bagged the prestigious post of mayor in the Nashik Municipal Corporation (NMC) with the unexpected support of ... Read more...

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Peace Dialogue - PM bats on front foot (ANI Exclusive)


March 26th, 2011 - 6:58 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar. 26 (ANI): For months, the Prime Minister, Dr Manmohan Singh, was batting on the back foot. Now, when the budget session, with all the cynicism generated by the ... Read more...

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Egypt Internet Shutdown Stuns World, Economic Impact Yet To Be Measured


January 29th, 2011 - 8:05 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Jan 29, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The stand taken by the government in Egypt to thwart the protesters demanding the end of Hosni Mubarak's reign has stunned the political circles globally. Amidst ... Read more...

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Concept 1 Shoes Now Banned By NBA


October 20th, 2010 - 8:42 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Oct 20, (THAINDIAN NEWS) In a latest development the NBA has imposed a ban on the use of Concept 1 shoes for the 2010-11 Season. The footwear has been created ... Read more...

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Plans for mosque near New York’s ‘Ground Zero’ intensifying national debate


July 31st, 2010 - 12:52 pm ICT by ANI
New York, July 31 (ANI): Plans for building a Islamic center and mosque two blocks north of "Ground Zero" (the 9/11 attack site) in Lower Manhattan, has intensified the national debate ... Read more...

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Mumbai attack victims demand capital punishment for Kasab


May 5th, 2010 - 1:32 pm ICT by ANI
Kakra Dubawal (Uttar Pradesh), May 5 (ANI): Family members of Phool Chand, the Mumbai taxi driver who was shot dead by the 26/11 attackers after they hired his cab to reach their ... Read more...

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Kasab’s quantum of punishment to be decided on May 6


May 4th, 2010 - 7:38 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, May 4 (ANI): A Mumbai Special Court on Tuesday fixed May 6 as the date to announce the quantum of punishment to Ajmal Amir Kasab, the lone surviving terrorist of the ... Read more...

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Mumbai prosecutor Nikam demands death sentence for Kasab


May 4th, 2010 - 5:01 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, May 4 (ANI): Mumbai Special Public Prosecutor Ujjwal Nikam on Tuesday formally demanded the death penalty for the lone surviving terrorist of the 26/11 attacks, Ajmal Amir Kasab, who was ... Read more...

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Mumbai court to hear arguments, may sentence Kasab today


May 4th, 2010 - 11:55 am ICT by ANI
New Delhi, May 4 (ANI): A special trial court in Mumbai will hear arguments today from the prosecution and the defence on the lone surviving terrorist of the 26/11 attacks, Ajmal Amir ... Read more...

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26/11 case: Nikam says he will challenge acquittal of co-accused


May 3rd, 2010 - 6:46 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, May 3 (ANI):Mumbai's Chief Public Prosecutor, Ujjwal Nikam who argued the mammoth 26/11 case for over 271 working days, on Monday gave a mixed reaction to the Special Court's verdict on ... Read more...

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Mumbai court charges Kasab with waging war against India


May 3rd, 2010 - 5:32 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, May 3 (ANI): A Mumbai Special Court on Monday found the lone surviving terrorist of the 26/11 attacks, Ajaml Amir Kasab, guilty of waging war against India, but acquitted the two ... Read more...

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Byron Dorgan Will Not Seek Re-election


January 6th, 2010 - 9:13 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Jan 6, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The unexpected move of veteran Democrat Senator Byron Dorgan has given the Republican party members a wonderful opportunity to reserve his Senate seat in the coming ... Read more...

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NATO reaching turning point in Afghan war


December 31st, 2009 - 1:04 pm ICT by IANS
By Farhad Peikar Kabul, Dec 31 (DPA) For retired army colonel Gholam Rabani, the troop timetable set by US President Barack Obama is a clear sign that NATO forces will abandon Afghanistan ... Read more...

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Arlen Specter changes political affiliations


April 29th, 2009 - 11:31 pm ICT by GD
The noted Republican, Senator Arlen Specter announced one of the most unexpected twists in the history of American politics. Specter has announced that he would chance political affiliations because he was doubtful ... Read more...

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Malik opts out, Misbah takes over as Pakistan captain


July 2nd, 2008 - 6:41 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, July 2 (IANS) Less than 24 hours after declaring himself fully fit, Pakistan captain Shoaib Malik opted out of his team's must-win Asia Cup game against India here at the National ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Nepal Maoists quit government yet again


June 20th, 2008 - 11:30 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, June 20 (IANS) Nepal's former Maoist guerrillas Friday pulled out of the coalition government - for the second time this month - after power negotiations with Prime Minister ... Read more...

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Revision of Pakistan by-polls schedule raises eyebrows


April 20th, 2008 - 3:50 pm ICT by admin
Islamabad, April 20 (IANS) The Election Commission's unexpected move to revise the by-election schedule "continues to be discussed in political circles as this is a unique instance in the commission's history", a ... Read more...

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3000-year-old architectural remains destructed in Iran to construct road


November 14th, 2007 - 8:18 am ICT by admin
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