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Hindus join Muslims in celebrating Eid in Odisha


August 20th, 2012 - 2:27 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Aug 20 (IANS) It was a day of peace and brotherhood Monday as Hindus in many parts of Odisha joined in Eid celebrations across the state.Hindu families visited the ... Read more...

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Mamata wishes people on Eid


August 19th, 2012 - 11:44 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 19 (IANS) Greeting people on the eve of Eid-ul-Fitr, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee Sunday called for promoting universal brotherhood and strengthening the bond between individuals ... Read more...

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PM greets nation on Ravidas Jayanti


February 7th, 2012 - 12:50 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 6 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Monday greeted the nation on the occasion of Ravidas Jayanti.In a message, the prime minister said that Guru Ravidas was ... Read more...

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Pranab urges youth to follow Tagore’s ideals


October 10th, 2011 - 5:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 10 (IANS) A two-day international conference on Rabindranath Tagore opened here Monday with union Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee calling for re-affirming faith in the Nobel Laureate's ... Read more...

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President, prime minister greet nation on Eid (Lead)


August 30th, 2011 - 8:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 30 (IANS) President Pratibha Patil, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and Vice President Hamid Ansari Tuesday greeted the nation on the occasion of Eid-ul-Fitr.Wishing all 'Eid Mubarak', ... Read more...

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Pranab releases new renditions of national anthem


August 12th, 2011 - 8:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 12 (IANS) Union Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee Friday released a new audio-visual presentation of Rabindranath Tagore's poem "Jana Gana Mana" - the country's national anthem - ... Read more...

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President, PM greet nation on Buddha Purnima


May 16th, 2011 - 9:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 16 (IANS) President Pratibha Patil and Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Monday greeted the nation on the occasion of Buddha Purnima, the birth anniversary of Lord Buddha, ... Read more...

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Tibetan Buddhist monks protest against China in Delhi


May 1st, 2011 - 5:28 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, May 1 (ANI): Condemning the alleged lockdown of the Kirti Monastery in Tibet by Chinese forces, hundreds of Buddhist monks, along with Tibetan activists, undertook a peace rally here todayPraying ... Read more...

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Uphold Islamic tradition of peace in Kashmir: clerics


April 24th, 2011 - 10:34 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, April 24 (IANS) An international conference of Islamic scholars here Sunday laid emphasis on the need for unity, cohesion and preservation of the Sufi traditions among the local Muslims ... Read more...

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Kumari Selja welcomes exemption of customs duty for antiquities


February 28th, 2011 - 8:57 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 28 (ANI): Welcoming the exemption of customs duty for antiquities and works of art, Culture Minister Kumari Selja on Monday said that this will encourage more and more private, ... Read more...

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Jamia Millia Islamia to flag off cycle rally


February 26th, 2011 - 6:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 26 (IANS) The Jamia Millia Islamia will flag off its annual cycle rally from the Indo-Pak border Monday that will reach the capital March 8, a statement here said.The ... Read more...

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Manmohan Singh greets nation on Guru Ravidas Jayanti


February 17th, 2011 - 10:32 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 17 (ANI): The Prime Minister, Dr. Manmohan Singh, has greeted the nation on the auspicious occasion of Guru Ravidas Jayanti, which shall be celebrated tomorrow.Dr. Singh in his ... Read more...

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President, vice president greet nation on Milad-Un-Nabi


February 15th, 2011 - 2:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 15 (IANS) President Pratibha Patil and Vice President Hamid Ansari Tuesday greeted the nation on the eve of Milad-Un-Nabi, the birth anniversary of Prophet Mohammad, saying his teachings ... Read more...

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Storm over a cuppa? World Tea Party promises a battle


December 6th, 2010 - 2:37 pm ICT by IANS
By Madhusree Chatterjee New Delhi, Dec 6 (IANS) A battle is brewing over tea. The World Tea Party, a Unesco- ratified global cultural and public art project, is threatening to take on ... Read more...

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I will visit Golden Temple next time: Obama


November 8th, 2010 - 9:52 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Nov 8 (IANS) He may have missed visiting the Golden Temple this time, but US President Barack Obama has assured that he will do so on his next trip to ... Read more...

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Food security bill to be brought soon: Sonia Gandhi


October 15th, 2010 - 7:03 pm ICT by IANS
Nagpur, Oct 15 (IANS) Congress president Sonia Gandhi Friday said that the central government would soon bring forth a food security bill for the benefit of the poorest sections of ... Read more...

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Haryana ministers blame INLD for Jat violence


September 16th, 2010 - 6:00 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Sep 16 (IANS) The Haryana government Thursday accused the state's main opposition Indian National Lok Dal (INLD) of instigating violence during the agitation by the Jat community for reservation in ... Read more...

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Devotees celebrate Buddha Purnima in Uttar Pradesh


May 27th, 2010 - 8:52 pm ICT by ANI
Kushinagar (Uttar Pradesh), May 27 (ANI): Devotees in Uttar Pradesh's Kushinagar District celebrated Buddha Purnima, the birth anniversary of Lord Buddha on Thursday.Devotees and monks from various countries participated in a procession ... Read more...

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Nation celebrates Buddha Purnima


May 27th, 2010 - 12:48 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, May 27 (ANI): The nation is celebrating Buddha Purnima, the birth anniversary of Lord Buddha, today.In Bihar, the event is celebrated with both religious fervour and serenity. The ... Read more...

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President, PM greet nation on Buddha Purnima (Lead)


May 26th, 2010 - 9:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 26 (IANS) President Pratibha Patil and Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Wednesday greeted the nation on the eve of Buddha Purnima, the birth anniversary of Lord Buddha to be ... Read more...

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President, vice president greet nation on Buddha Purnima


May 26th, 2010 - 8:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 26 (IANS) President Pratibha Patil and Vice President Hamid Ansari Wednesday greeted the nation on the occasion of Buddha Purnima Thursday. "On the auspicious occasion of Buddha Purnima, ... Read more...

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Meira Kumar greets nation on Buddha Purnima


May 26th, 2010 - 3:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 26 (IANS) Lok Sabha Speaker Meira Kumar has greeted the nation on the auspicious occasion of Buddha Purnima that India celebrates Thursday. In her message, the speaker Wednesday reminded ... Read more...

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To commemorate Tagore, creat cultural institutions of lasting value: PM


May 20th, 2010 - 8:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 20 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Thursday said the 150th birth anniversary of Nobel Laureate Rabindranath Tagore should place emphasis on spreading his values of pluralism, secularism, universal ... Read more...

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President Patil greets nation on Milad-un-Nabi


February 26th, 2010 - 9:27 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 26(ANI): President Pratibha Devisingh Patil on Friday greeted the people of the country on the occasion of Milad-un-Nabi, to be marked on Saturday.In her message, President Patil said: "On ... Read more...

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President, PM greet nation on Prophet’s birthday (Lead)


February 26th, 2010 - 8:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 26 (IANS) President Pratibha Patil and Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Friday greeted the nation on the eve of Milad-un-Nabi, the birthday of Prophet Mohammed to be celebrated Saturday. Patil ... Read more...

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Hindu, Muslims to celebrate Prophet’s birth anniversary


February 14th, 2010 - 6:28 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 14 (IANS) People from all communities gathered here Sunday afternoon to resolve to jointly celebrate Prophet Mohammed's birth anniversary and pray for the victims of Saturday night's Pune terror attack. After ... Read more...

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President Patil greets nation ahead of Guru Ravidas Jayanti


January 29th, 2010 - 2:48 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan 29 (ANI): President Pratibha Devisingh Patil has greeted fellow citizens ahead of Guru Ravidas Jayanti, which will be celebrated tomorrow.In her message, the President said, "On the occasion of ... Read more...

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RSS chief wary of China’s friendship stance with India


November 23rd, 2009 - 12:01 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Nov 22 (IANS) Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) chief Mohan Bhagwat Sunday cautioned the Indian government to beware of China's smooth talk of friendship while it makes claim to Indian territory. "China ... Read more...

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Tawang monks criticise China’s reaction to Dalai Lama visit


November 10th, 2009 - 3:04 pm ICT by IANS
By Syed Zarir Hussain Tawang (Arunachal Pradesh), Nov 10 (IANS) Monks attending the Dalai Lama's discourse here criticised China's reaction to his visit to India's northeastern border state of Arunachal Pradesh ... Read more...

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From California to Tawang for the Dalai Lama


November 9th, 2009 - 5:27 pm ICT by IANS
By Syed Zarir Hussain Tawang (Arunachal Pradesh), Nov 9 (IANS) Belize Lane, a 20-year-old student from San Francisco, California, is overwhelmed after attending a religious discourse by the Dalai Lama Monday."I ... Read more...

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Dalai Lama stresses on peace as 30,000 attend Tawang discourse


November 9th, 2009 - 12:47 pm ICT by IANS
By Syed Zarir Hussain Tawang (Arunachal Pradesh), Nov 9 (IANS) Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama Monday called for universal brotherhood and peace among all communities as he addressed more than 30,000 ... Read more...

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I am not encouraging separatist movement in China: Dalai Lama(Third Lead)


November 8th, 2009 - 5:43 pm ICT by IANS
By Syed Zarir Hussain Tawang (Arunachal Pradesh), Nov 8 (IANS) The Dalai Lama, who arrived in this strategic Indian border state on a much-watched visit Sunday to a rousing welcome by hundreds ... Read more...

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My Tawang visit is non-political: Dalai Lama (Second Lead)


November 8th, 2009 - 3:39 pm ICT by IANS
Tawang (Arunachal Pradesh), Nov 8 (IANS) Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama, who arrived in Arunachal Pradesh Sunday to a rousing reception by hundreds of monks, rejected Chinese claims that he was ... Read more...

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Guradas Maan comes up with ‘Mini Punjab’


April 24th, 2009 - 7:05 pm ICT by ANI
By Karan KapoorLudhiana, April 24 (ANI): Having won millions of hearts across the country and abroad, Punjab's legendary singer Gurdas Maan has come up with 'Mini Punjab', whose music was ... Read more...

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Mumbai attacks: Amla says no right thinking Muslim should be doing that


December 10th, 2008 - 7:33 pm ICT by ANI
Perth/Dubai, Dec.10 (ANI): Bearded Muslim South African cricketer Hashim Amla has said that any man perpetrating or involved with last months terror attacks in Mumbai, which claimed nearly 200 lives, would ... Read more...

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