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Chinese parents complain as kids get cassettes


September 12th, 2012 - 5:31 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Sep 12 (IANS) Parents in China are complaining that every new semester their children receive textbooks along with matching cassette tapes that have today become "antiques" as many people ... Read more...

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‘Free Pussy Riot’ murder suspect held


September 1st, 2012 - 6:52 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Sep 1 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russian police have arrested a man suspected of murdering two women whose bodies were found beneath a scrawled message, demanding the release of three ... Read more...

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PCB still hopeful about Bangladesh series


April 25th, 2012 - 5:55 pm ICT by IANS
Lahore, April 25 (IANS) The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has not given up its hope for a home series against Bangladesh.The PCB Tuesday asked the Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) to ... Read more...

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Dhaka High Court postpones Bangladesh’s cricket tour to Pakistan


April 19th, 2012 - 7:49 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, April 19 (IANS) The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) suffered a huge set-back Thursday when, citing security concerns, the Dhaka High Court ordered the Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) to postpone ... Read more...

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Man wishes death to Bangladesh PM on Facebook


January 4th, 2012 - 8:08 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Jan 4 (IANS) A Bangladeshi university teacher who allegedly "whished death" to Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Facebook has been sentenced in absentia to six months in prison ... Read more...

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Kashmir report: Separatists dismissive, common man cynical


October 11th, 2011 - 3:08 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu/Srinagar, Oct 11 (IANS) As three central interlocutors on Jammu and Kashmir submit their report to union Home Minister P. Chidambaram Wednesday, people in the state don't really believe ... Read more...

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Bengal college teachers not paid salary after June


September 5th, 2011 - 12:26 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 4 (IANS) It would be a bleak Teachers' Day Monday for most college teachers in West Bengal who are yet to receive their salary since June.The new ... Read more...

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Massive support for Hazare in Uttar Pradesh


August 17th, 2011 - 8:09 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Aug 17 (IANS) Support for Anna Hazare swelled Wednesday across Uttar Pradesh as employees of government offices, banks and public sector undertakings as well as lawyers suspended work to ... Read more...

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Farewell to college life - with love, laughter and naughtiness


July 3rd, 2011 - 12:47 pm ICT by IANS
Shanghai, July 3 (IANS) Many university students in Shanghai are trying to turn their last days of college into an unforgettable time of their campus life with love, laughter ... Read more...

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Panjab University teacher resigns


February 17th, 2011 - 10:16 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Feb 17 (IANS) A Panjab University (PU) professor, who was accused by his students of making derogatory remarks, Thursday submitted his resignation to the varsity vice chancellor. Dinesh Kumar Gupta resigned ... Read more...

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Kashmiri teacher says passage scientific, not obscene


December 24th, 2010 - 2:58 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Dec 24 (IANS) A Kashmir University teacher who has been booked for setting what police call "an obscene question paper" Friday said he did not commit any crime and simply took ... Read more...

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University teacher’s wife found dead on campus


December 14th, 2010 - 10:38 pm ICT by IANS
Greater Noida, Dec 14 (IANS) The wife of a teacher was Tuesday found murdered at their home on the Gautam Buddha University campus here, police said.Nagendra Singh, assistant professor in the bio-physics ... Read more...

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Delhi dons council ends stir, to meet Pental


May 18th, 2010 - 5:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 18 (IANS) The sit-in by Delhi University academic council members to protest "unapproved" syllabi content ended Tuesday after a meeting was arranged with Vice Chancellor Deepak Pental. Delhi University ... Read more...

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No talks till agitation ends: Delhi varsity VC


May 17th, 2010 - 6:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 17 (IANS) As Delhi University teachers continued their sit-in protest against implementation of the semester system, Vice Chancellor Deepak Pental Monday made it clear that talks cannot take ... Read more...

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Gay AMU teacher commits suicide


April 7th, 2010 - 10:12 pm ICT by IANS
Aligarh, April 7 (IANS) An Aligarh Muslim University teacher, who was suspended from the university on charges of homosexuality on the campus, has committed suicide, police said Wednesday. "S.R. Siras's neighbours complained that ... Read more...

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John David Lewis Takes A Dig At Obama’s Health Bill


August 13th, 2009 - 7:28 pm ICT by GD
A Duke University teacher, John David Lewis has brought into light the shortcomings of Obama's Health Care Bill reform, also called "America's Affordable Health Choices Act of 2009".The professor in ... Read more...

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Don’t resume talks with Pakistan: Kashmiri Pandits


June 21st, 2009 - 5:53 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, June 21 (IANS) A Kashmiri Pandit group, Panun Kashmir, has warned India against resuming talks with Pakistan under US pressure. "Linking improvement in situation in Pakistan or for that matter in ... Read more...

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‘Political’ appointees to Dhaka’s India, other key missions likely


May 24th, 2009 - 1:24 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, May 24 (IANS) Tariq A. Karim, who served in India as Bangladesh's deputy high commissioner and was later ambassador to the US and to South Africa, may return to New Delhi ... Read more...

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‘Kavita Chaudhary murder accused died unnatural death in jail’


April 14th, 2009 - 11:19 pm ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad, April 14 (IANS) Ravindra Pradhan, the main accused in Meerut University professor Kavita Chaudhary's murder, didn't die a natural death in jail last year, a medical report has revealed. The viscera report ... Read more...

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From Hawaii to the White House: Obama’s career


January 18th, 2009 - 1:40 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 18 (DPA) Barack Obama will Tuesday become the country's 44th president and its first African-American to live in the White House. Here are details of his life:- Born Aug 4, ... Read more...

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‘Delhi’s anti-terror cell misusing custodial detention’


November 18th, 2008 - 11:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 18 (IANS) Delhi Police's elite anti-terrorism wing Special Cell has gravely misused custodial detention of the accused in the Sep 13 serial blasts in the capital, a human ... Read more...

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Fear psychosis grips Islamabad residents following latest suicide blast


October 10th, 2008 - 2:25 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Oct 10 (ANI): Thursdays bomb attack inside the Police Lines has highlighted yet again that no one is safe in these troubled times, be it the law enforcers themselves or ... Read more...

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Militant body gives Dhaka 48 hours to free its leaders


September 20th, 2008 - 4:11 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Sep 20 (IANS) Banned Hizb ut-Tahrir (HuT) Bangladesh, an arm of an international Islamist militant body, has threatened to oust the government if its 10 leaders and activists arrested Thursday were ... Read more...

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Chevron blamed for destroying natural forest in Bangladesh


June 27th, 2008 - 7:06 pm ICT by IANS
DPA Dhaka, June 27 (DPA) Environmental groups in Bangladesh are up in arms against a US-based oil giant for allegedly destroying a natural forest while exploring for oil and gas near the ... Read more...

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Lucknow University teacher in Limca Book of Records


June 26th, 2008 - 6:23 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, June 26 (IANS) A Lucknow University teacher, Madhurima Lall, has made it to the Limca Book of Records 2008 as the "highest qualified woman". She has two D.Litt degrees. With that, ... Read more...

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Aligarh Muslim University teacher bags US fellowship


June 12th, 2008 - 1:00 am ICT by IANS
Lucknow, June 11 (IANS) Aligarh Muslim University professor Zuber Ahmad has bagged the prestigious fellowship of the American College of Chest Physicians, a university official said Wednesday. Ahmad teaches in the department ... Read more...

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