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Christians want next vice-president from community


June 18th, 2012 - 9:09 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 18 (IANS) Hours after the Congress hinted at a second term for Vice-President M. Hamid Ansari, some Christian organisations here Monday demanded considering a person from the ... Read more...

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Malhotra hails Randhir’s ANOC nomination


April 23rd, 2012 - 9:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 23 (IANS) Vijay Kumar Malhotra, acting president of the Indian Olympic Association (IOA), Monday hailed the nomination of six times Olympian and sports administrator Randhir Singh as ... Read more...

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Arrest warrant issued for Iraq’s vice president: official


December 20th, 2011 - 8:59 am ICT by IANS
Baghdad, Dec 20 (IANS) The Iraqi Supreme Judicial Council, which is country's highest judicial body, has issued an arrest warrant for Vice President Tariq al-Hashimi, said an interior ministry ... Read more...

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Saleh’s family preventing vice-president from taking full power


June 6th, 2011 - 7:15 pm ICT by IANS
Riyadh, June 6 (IANS/AKI) Yemeni president Ali Abdullah Saleh's family is working to prevent the country's vice president from taking full power while he is in neighbouring Saudi Arabia recovering ... Read more...

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Sunil Gavaskar dropped from IPL Governing Council


September 29th, 2010 - 4:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 29 (IANS) The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) Wednesday dropped former captain Sunil Gavaskar from the governing council of the Indian Premier League (IPL) but retained ... Read more...

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Srinivasan set to be BCCI president-elect


September 28th, 2010 - 10:43 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sept 28 (IANS) The ouster of suspended Indian Premier League (IPL) chairman Lalit Modi from his post of the Indian cricket board's vice president and the unanimous elevation of current secretary ... Read more...

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ICC confirms nomination of Alan Isaac as ICC Vice-President


August 9th, 2010 - 6:08 pm ICT by ANI
Dubai, Aug.9 (ANI): The International Cricket Council (ICC) today confirmed the nomination of Alan Isaac as the ICC Vice-President from 2010-12.Isaac was the nomination of Cricket Australia and New Zealand ... Read more...

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ICC receives Alan Isaac’s nomination for vice president


August 2nd, 2010 - 6:26 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, Aug 2 (IANS) The International Cricket Council (ICC) Monday confirmed that it has received the joint nomination of Alan Isaac from New Zealand Cricket (NZC) and Cricket Australia (CA) for the ... Read more...

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Vijay Setia elected rice exporters association president


June 3rd, 2010 - 4:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 3 (IANS) Vijay Setia, managing director of Chamanlal Setia Exports Ltd, was Thursday elected unanimously as president of All India Rice Exporters Association (AIREA). "Setia was elected for a two-year ... Read more...

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Bhairon Singh Shekhawat cremated with full State honours


May 16th, 2010 - 11:04 pm ICT by ANI
Jaipur, May 16 (ANI): Thousands of people converged to bid adieu to former Vice-President and Bharatiya Janata Party leader Bhairon Singh Shekhawat at Jaipur's Chandpol Maidan on Sunday. He was cremated ... Read more...

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Former vice president Shekhawat dies at 86 (Second Lead)


May 15th, 2010 - 8:39 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, May 15 (IANS) Former vice president Bhairon Singh Shekhawat, who made an unsuccessful bid at becoming president two years ago, died at a hospital here Saturday. He was 86. Shekhawat, who ... Read more...

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Former vice president Bhairon Singh Shekhawat is dead (Lead)


May 15th, 2010 - 3:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 15 (IANS) Former vice president Bhairon Singh Shekhawat died at a hospital here Saturday, Bharatiya Janata Party officials said. He was 86. Shekhawat, who was three-time Rajasthan chief minister, ... Read more...

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Modi got into BCCI politics through Himachal


April 26th, 2010 - 8:57 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, April 26 (IANS) Suspended Indian Premier League (IPL) chairman Lalit Modi had taken the Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association (HPCA) route to gain entry into the big league of Board of Control ... Read more...

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Former US vice president Cheney in hospital with chest pain


February 23rd, 2010 - 12:30 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 23 (DPA) Former vice president Dick Cheney, 69, suffered chest pain and was hospitalised Monday, his office said. "His doctors are evaluating the situation, and he is resting comfortably," the ... Read more...

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Former president R. Venkataraman dead (Lead)


January 27th, 2009 - 8:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 27 (IANS) Former president R. Venkataraman, who ushered in the country's first coalition government in 1989, died here Tuesday after a prolonged illness, officials said. He was 98.Venkataraman breathed ... Read more...

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Biden to restore Vice-President’’s `historical role” as advisor


December 7th, 2008 - 2:24 pm ICT by ANI
Chicago, Dec.7 (ANI): U.S. Vice President-elect Joe Biden says that he plans on "restoring the Office of the Vice President to its historical role" as adviser to the president and tie-breaker ... Read more...

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Former vice president Gore endorses Obama


June 17th, 2008 - 11:40 am ICT by IANS
DPA Washington, June 17 (DPA) Former vice president Al Gore has endorsed Illinois senator Barack Obama at a rally in Detroit for the Democratic Party's presidential candidate. "I speak to you as a ... Read more...

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