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No need for NCTC, says Mamata (Lead)


May 5th, 2012 - 4:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 5 (IANS) Pitching for the scrapping of the National Counter Terrorism Centre (NCTC), West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee Saturday said there was no need for ... Read more...

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Telangana shutdown Monday, rail blockade cut short


October 16th, 2011 - 11:16 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Oct 16 (IANS) The Telangana Joint Action Committee (JAC) Sunday cut short its three-day "rail blockade" and instead called for a shutdown in the region Monday to protest ... Read more...

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US condemns death sentence for Iran pastor


September 30th, 2011 - 4:15 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 30 (IANS) The US Thursday asked Iran to free an Iranian pastor sentenced to death in that country for allegedly refusing to renounce Christianity for Islam.The decision demonstrate ... Read more...

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Court pulls up pilots’ over strike and apology


July 29th, 2011 - 6:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 29 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Friday rapped Indian Commercial Pilots Association (ICPA) over its written apology for not following its direction, saying if the court accepts ... Read more...

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Only MQM can bring Pakistan out of financial crisis, corruption: Altaf Hussain


February 19th, 2011 - 5:39 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Feb 19(ANI): Muttahida Qaumi Movement is the only political party that can rescue Pakistan from problems like the financial crunch, nepotism and corruption plaguing the country, party chief Altaf Hussain has ... Read more...

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Republicans must try to aspire for Reagan mantle: Palin


February 6th, 2011 - 3:38 pm ICT by ANI
Santa Barbara (California, US), Feb.6 (ANI): Former Alaska Governor and 2008 Republican vice-presidential candidate Sarah Palin told an audience of conservatives here on Friday night that there won't be another like ... Read more...

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Delhi court defers Yamuna embankment petition


January 21st, 2011 - 11:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 21 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Friday declined to stay the construction of an embankment on the Yamuna flood plain where Delhi Transport Corporation (DTC)'s Millennium Park Bus Depot ... Read more...

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Supreme Court restrains Delhi Govt. from demolishing night shelters


December 15th, 2010 - 6:00 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Dec 15 (ANI): In the wake of media reports about demolition of night shelters by the Delhi Development Authority (DDA) and other authorities in utter disregard of the lives of ... Read more...

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Mark Hurd Joins Oracle, HP Sues Him


September 8th, 2010 - 8:08 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Sep 8, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The former CEO of Hewlett-Packard Company seemed to have landed himself in another trouble. The former CEO resigned from his post after 5 years as the ... Read more...

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PM election gives Nepal sleepless nights


August 3rd, 2010 - 1:22 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, Aug 3 (IANS) Three unsuccessful bids by Nepal's parliament to elect a new premier more than a month after Prime Minister Madhav Kumar Nepal resigned is giving the ... Read more...

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Prachanda loses Nepal PM race (Second Lead)


July 21st, 2010 - 8:26 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, July 21 (IANS) The man who had fathered a potent 10-year revolution in Nepal, Maoist chief Pushpa Kamal Dahal Prachanda, crashed out of the race for the republic's new ... Read more...

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Suneil Shetty’s Reel Meets Real Life


June 30th, 2010 - 2:55 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
June 30, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Suneil Shetty the star of the forthcoming RED ALERT-THE WAR WITHIN, recently felt a chill up his spine, when he came across newspaper images of dead ... Read more...

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Now, khap panchayat menace surfaces in Rajasthan


April 27th, 2010 - 11:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 27 (IANS) The khap panchayat menace has surfaced in Rajasthan, with many people alleging victimisation at the hands of the caste councils.The victims of khap panchayats from Rajasthan gathered ... Read more...

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Actress Angelina Jolie calls for safety in Somalia


April 20th, 2010 - 12:08 am ICT by BNO News
UNITED NATIONS (BNO NEWS) – United Nations Goodwill Ambassador and award-winning actress Angelia Jolie is calling for more international attention and assistance for thousands of Somalis trapped in the country’s ... Read more...

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Angelina Jolie ‘deeply troubled’ by deaths in Somalia


April 19th, 2010 - 10:14 pm ICT by IANS
Geneva, April 19 (DPA) US actress Angelina Jolie said Monday she was concerned by the increasingly heavy impact of conflict in Somalia on civilians. "I am deeply troubled by the complete and ... Read more...

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Is US part of Pakistan’s anti-India terror, BJP asks


March 25th, 2010 - 9:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 25 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Thursday took exception to US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton saying that "Pakistan's struggles are my struggles", asking if America was ... Read more...

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Andhra Pradesh governor terms news story ‘malicious’ (Lead)


December 25th, 2009 - 10:28 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Dec 25 (IANS) Andhra Pradesh Governor N.D. Tiwari Friday denied media reports alleging his involvement in a sex scandal and termed them "malicious". Meanwhile, some women groups staged protests outside the Raj ... Read more...

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CPI-M accuses Liberhan of ‘political bias’


November 25th, 2009 - 5:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 25 (IANS) The Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) Wednesday accused the Liberhan Commission of "political bias" for giving a virtual clean chit to the Congress government of 1992 ... Read more...

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Female Islamic group seeks stay of Malaysian model’s whipping sentence


September 19th, 2009 - 1:27 pm ICT by ANI
Petaling Jaya (Malaysia), Sep.19 (ANI): A non-governmental group -- Sisters in Islam (SIS) -- has filed a petition before the Syariah High Court in Kuantan seeking a stay of the execution of ... Read more...

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Michelle Malkin Lashes Out At The Obama Government In Her Book


July 28th, 2009 - 6:11 pm ICT by GD
Not all is as rosy as it seems in the Obama government, claims author Michelle Malkin in her new book. The New York Times bestselling author is out with her new literary ... Read more...

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Varun takes on Election Commission over ‘harsh’ censure (Lead)


March 23rd, 2009 - 7:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 23 (IANS) Hitting out at the Election Commission, Varun Gandhi Monday said he was deeply disappointed "over the unseemly haste" shown by the poll panel in censuring him ... Read more...

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Gaza family that lost 29 members in offensive sues Israel


March 10th, 2009 - 6:41 pm ICT by IANS
Tel Aviv, March 10 (DPA) A Palestinian family that lost 29 members in Israel's recent offensive in Gaza filed a law suit Tuesday against the Israeli leadership, demanding $200 million in compensation, ... Read more...

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Think-tank calls on LTTE to negotiate surrender


March 10th, 2009 - 11:32 am ICT by IANS
Brussels, March 10 (IANS) The humanitarian crisis in Sri Lanka's northern Wanni region is rapidly becoming a catastrophe, the International Crisis Group (ICG) has warned and called on the Tamil rebels to ... Read more...

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Britneys dad alleges harassment by her former friends


January 31st, 2009 - 1:58 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, January 31 (ANI): Britney Spears father Jamie has obtained new restraining orders against her ex-manager Sam Lutfi, former paparazzo-beau Adnan Ghalib and an attorney, alleging harassment on their behalf against ... Read more...

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Hannah Fosters parents say 24-year jail term too less for rapist-murderer Kohli


November 26th, 2008 - 12:05 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 26 (ANI): Parents of Hanna Foster, a 17-year-old girl who was raped and murdered by a driver of India origin in 2003, have said that the convict, Maninder Pal ... Read more...

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Suicide attack kills 18 Afghans, injures 31


April 29th, 2008 - 9:37 pm ICT by admin
DPA Kabul, April 29 (DPA) At least 18 Afghans - 11 police officers and 7 civilians - were killed during a gun-battle and suicide attack by Taliban insurgents in eastern Afghanistan on Tuesday, ... Read more...

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COAI thumps DoT again on frequency allocation issue


February 25th, 2008 - 8:49 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Feb 25 (IANS) Even as the Department of Telecommunications (DoT) is gearing itself to issue telecom licenses and radio frequencies or spectrum to nine operators, the GSM cellular forum has ... Read more...

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