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President greets nation on Guru Nanak jayanti


November 9th, 2011 - 4:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 9 (IANS) President Pratibha Patil Wednesday greeted the nation on the occasion of Guru Nanak jayanti, the birthday of Sikhism's founder Guru Nanak, which will be ... Read more...

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Muslims join ‘Gayatri Parivar’ event


November 6th, 2011 - 10:10 pm ICT by IANS
Haridwar, Nov 6 (IANS) A large number of Muslims dressed in their traditional attire poured on to the streets here Sunday at the start of a five-day event aimed at ... Read more...

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Medvedev, Putin harvest corn at farm


October 26th, 2011 - 7:31 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Oct 26 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russian President Dmitry Medvedev and Prime Minister Vladimir Putin put on a show of unity ahead of the upcoming elections by harvesting corn together at ... Read more...

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China commemorates centenary of imperial rule’s end


October 9th, 2011 - 2:45 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Oct 9 (IANS) China held a grand ceremony at the Great Hall of the People here Sunday to commemorate the centennial of the 1911 Revolution that terminated 2,000 years ... Read more...

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President greets the nation on Durga Puja


October 3rd, 2011 - 5:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 3 (IANS) President Pratibha Patil Monday greeted the nation on Durga Puja, saying the festival inspires us to work for the unity and well-being of the ... Read more...

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India monitoring Libya situation, offers assistance


August 23rd, 2011 - 11:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 23 (IANS) With rebels advancing to take control of Tripoli, India Tuesday said the situation in the North African country should "be normalized by the people of ... 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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Now, a Miss Handicapped beauty contest in Myanmar


July 28th, 2011 - 11:44 am ICT by IANS
Yangon, July 28 (IANS) In a first of its kind, Myanmar will soon hold a Miss Handicapped beauty contest in the former capital city of Yangon.The Myanmar Physically Handicapped Association ... Read more...

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Benazir’s former guard shot, target killings erupt in Karachi (Lead)


July 17th, 2011 - 6:13 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, July 17 (IANS) At least five people were killed and over 10 injured as target killings and violence erupted in the southern port city of Karachi following the ... Read more...

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Benazir’s former security guard killed in Karachi


July 17th, 2011 - 4:58 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, July 17 (IANS) Unidentified gunmen killed a former security guard of assassinated Pakistani prime minister Benazir Bhutto, Geo News reported Sunday.Aamir Shah, who was the president of the ... Read more...

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Mayawati flays Raj Thackeray for remarks on migrants


July 15th, 2011 - 6:50 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, July 15 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati Friday hit out at Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) chief Raj Thackeray for blaming the increasing incidence of crime in ... Read more...

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All efforts to prevent Mumbai-type attacks: PM


July 14th, 2011 - 9:34 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 14 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Thursday said the government "will do everything in its power" to prevent Mumbai-type terrorist attacks.In his statement on arrival here Thursday ... Read more...

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Kerala assembly condemns Mumbai terror attack


July 14th, 2011 - 3:56 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, July 14 (IANS) The Kerala assembly Thursday stood "united" to condemn the Mumbai terror attack that left 17 dead and 131 injured.Soon after the question hour, Speaker G. Karthikeyan ... Read more...

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PM condemns Mumbai blasts, calls for calm and unity


July 14th, 2011 - 12:27 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 13 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Wednesday strongly condemned the serial blasts in Mumbai Wednesday evening and urged the people of that city to remain calm ... Read more...

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Yemeni government hails UN’s call for all-party dialogue


June 26th, 2011 - 7:32 am ICT by IANS
Sana'a, June 26 (IANS) The Yemeni government has welcomed the UN Security Council calling on the country's political rivals to "engage in a political dialogue" and observe "maximum restraint", Xinhua ... Read more...

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CPI-M banks on mass contact to rebuild base in Bengal


June 5th, 2011 - 11:29 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 5 (IANS) Over three weeks after losing power in its erstwhile citadel of West Bengal, the Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) Sunday said it will go back to ... Read more...

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Dalai Lama retires from his political role


May 31st, 2011 - 10:50 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Dharamshila, May 31 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A spokesperson for the Dalai Lama has announced that the 75-year-old has relinquished his political powers. The announcement which was made on Monday however pointed out that ... Read more...

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Delhi sets up transit camp for Urs pilgrims


May 28th, 2011 - 4:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 28 (IANS) Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit Saturday inaugurated a 20-day transit camp for pilgrims going to Ajmer in Rajasthan for the Urs (death anniversary) of Sufi ... Read more...

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Yeddyurappa’s troubles far from over (Letter from Bangalore)


May 25th, 2011 - 11:23 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, May 25 (IANS) Karnataka Chief Minister B.S. Yeddyurappa may have survived Governor H.R. Bhardwaj's recommendation to dismiss his government but he will have to overcome several problems to ... Read more...

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Congress struggles to keep morale high in Chhattisgarh


May 16th, 2011 - 2:49 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, May 16 (IANS) The Congress, which has been out of power in Chhattisgarh since December 2003, is struggling hard to keep the morale of its workers high after ... Read more...

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President Obama’s statement on Osama bin Laden (Part-III)


May 2nd, 2011 - 1:09 pm ICT by ANI
Finally, let me say to the families who lost loved ones on 9/11 that we have never forgotten your loss, nor wavered in our commitment to see that we do whatever it ... Read more...

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President, Vice President greet nation ahead of Mahavir Jayanti


April 15th, 2011 - 4:46 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr 15 (ANI): President Pratibha Devisingh Patil and Vice President Mohammad Hamid Ansari have greeted the nation ahead of Mahavir Jayanti, which will be celebrated tomorrow.President Patil in her message ... Read more...

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Guard against divisive powers, cautions Hazare


April 13th, 2011 - 8:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 13 (IANS) Gandhian Anna Hazare Wednesday cautioned the people against powers working to divide the anti-graft movement and appealed for unity in the fight against corruption.In a ... Read more...

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Libya could become “new Somalia” if civil war breaks out: Koussa


April 12th, 2011 - 1:34 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 12 (ANI): Former Libyan Foreign Minister Moussa Koussa has warned that the crisis hit nation run by Colonel Muammar Gaddafi could become a "new Somalia" if a civil war breaks ... Read more...

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Prince Charles claims abuse for promoting inter-faith dialogue


April 7th, 2011 - 1:19 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr.7 (ANI): Britain's Prince Charles has complained of being "abused and ridiculed" over attempts to promote inter-faith dialogue during a visit to Morocco.Prince Charles and his wife Camilla have been in ... Read more...

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Karnataka BJP sings unity tune for bypolls


March 28th, 2011 - 9:48 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, March 28 (IANS) Karnataka's ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Monday decided to sink differences over Chief Minister B.S. Yeddyurappa's leadership and work together to win the bypolls to ... Read more...

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Wine tours - a whole new weekend getaway (With Images)


March 2nd, 2011 - 10:45 am ICT by IANS
Nashik (Maharashtra), March 2 (IANS) Imagine walking through acres of grape plantations surrounded by mountains with a glass of your favourite wine in hand...It could make you feel a ... Read more...

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Stability, development in South Asia important for global interests: Pak


February 21st, 2011 - 5:01 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Feb 21(ANI): Pakistan has said that it has reached out to the Indian and Afghanistan government to promote stability and development in the region.It came after US Secretary of State Hillary ... Read more...

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Public support has always boosted Pakistan, says Afridi


February 19th, 2011 - 5:23 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, Feb 19 (IANS) Pakistan captain Shahid Afridi has asked his countrymen to rally behind the team saying their support can propel them to win the World Cup.Not many critics are ... Read more...

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Laxman pays tribute to 2010 German Bakery blast victims in Pune


February 13th, 2011 - 8:55 pm ICT by ANI
Pune, Feb 13(ANI): Indian cricketer V.V.S Laxman on Sunday paid tribute to the victims of last year's German Bakery blast in Pune.Pune had witnessed a militant attack when the city's popular ... Read more...

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Afridi takes “sound advice” from Imran, Wasim for successful World Cup campaign


February 12th, 2011 - 4:37 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Feb 12(ANI): Pakistan's limited-overs captain Shahid Afridi turned to his idols- Imran Khan and Wasim Akram- to seek advice for a successful World Cup campaign, and learnt from them that keeping ... Read more...

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Euphoria: Song On Unity And Brotherhood Termed Abusive


January 31st, 2011 - 9:32 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
The musical band ‘Euphoria’ has recently jumped right back into the limelight with their brand new song and it is reportedly based on the flavor of unity and brotherhood.Thus the ... Read more...

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President, Vice President greet nation on Makara Sankranti, Pongal


January 13th, 2011 - 8:34 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan 13 (ANI): President Pratibha Devisingh Patil and Vice President Mohammad Hamid Ansari on Thursday greeted the nation on the auspicious occasion of Makara Sankranti and Pongal.In her message, President ... Read more...

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President, vice president greet nation on Makar Sankranti, Pongal


January 13th, 2011 - 4:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 13 (IANS) President Pratibha Patil and Vice President Hamid Ansari Thursday greeted the nation on Makar Sankranti and Pongal and wished prosperity and happiness to the people. "May ... Read more...

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Hindutva ‘terror groups’ threat to India: CPI-M


January 8th, 2011 - 3:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 8 (IANS) The Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) Saturday urged the government to pursue the investigation into bomb blasts blamed on "Hindutva terror groups", calling them a threat to ... Read more...

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