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Turkey rebuffs Iranian invitation to NAM summit


August 25th, 2012 - 11:04 pm ICT by IANS
Istanbul, Aug 25 (IANS) Turkey will not attend the 16th summit of the Non-Aligned Movement (NAM) in Tehran later this month, local media Saturday cited Turkish diplomatic sources as saying.... Read more...

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Putin’s limousine invites traffic complaint


July 17th, 2012 - 7:28 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, July 17 (IANS)Vladimir Putin, who dashed through the empty streets of Moscow on his inauguration day as Russian president in a black limousine without a front license plate, has ... Read more...

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Bangladesh thanks India for supporting ‘just’ war


December 16th, 2011 - 10:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 16 (IANS) Bangladesh Friday paid tribute to the Indian soldiers who fought "shoulder-to-shoulder" with the liberation forces in 1971 and thanked New Delhi for support supporting "a ... Read more...

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Indian, Bangladeshi war heroes celebrate victory day


December 16th, 2011 - 10:51 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Dec 16 (IANS) The launch of a "Race to Dhaka" and a pictorial book depicting the 1971 Bangladesh liberation war marked the 40th anniversary of 'Vijay Divas' as war ... Read more...

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Bangladesh pays tribute to martyrs on Victory Day


December 16th, 2011 - 6:14 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Dec 16 (IANS) Thousands of Bangladeshis Friday paid tributes to those who sacrificed their lives for liberating the country in 1971.The 40th Victory Day celebrations began in the ... Read more...

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Indian Army celebrates Kargil war Victory Day


July 26th, 2011 - 7:07 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, July 26 (IANS) Indian Army troops across Jammu and Kashmir, operating under the Northern Command, Tuesday paid homage to the 527 soldiers who laid down their lives during the ... Read more...

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Medvedev to meet World War II veterans


May 8th, 2011 - 12:33 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, May 8 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russian President Dmitry Medvedev will meet World War II veterans and representatives of patriotic organisations, and lay a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknown ... Read more...

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Hitler’s headquarters in Ukraine to be made tourist attraction


January 31st, 2011 - 9:08 am ICT by IANS
Kiev, Jan 31 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Ukrainian officials have unveiled a plan to turn the remains of Hitler' Eastern Front military headquarters into a tourist attraction.The museum will be established by May 9, ... Read more...

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Bangladesh to honour 226 Indians for support in 1971 ‘Liberation War’


December 17th, 2010 - 2:49 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Dec.17 (ANI): Bangladesh will honour 226 Indians for their crucial support during the country's 1971 'Liberation War', as it marks the 40th Victory Day anniversary next year.Bangladesh will honour ... Read more...

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Dhaka gets tough with Islamists on 40th Victory Day


December 16th, 2010 - 2:55 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Dec 16 (IANS) A top opposition leader was held on murder charge and a court rejected a petition of the chief of the largest Islamist party as Bangladesh Thursday celebrated ... Read more...

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Bangladesh Utsav in Kolkata from Thursday


December 16th, 2010 - 12:06 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Dec 15 (IANS) Mouth watering Hilsa from Padma river and exquisite Dhakai Jamdani sarees will on display aplenty at the five-day Bangladesh Utsav, scheduled to start here Thursday."The third Bangladesh Utshav ... Read more...

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Padgaonkar, Kumar arrive in Jammu (Lead)


October 27th, 2010 - 5:15 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Oct 27 (IANS) Two of the three central government interlocutors arrived in Jammu, the winter capital of Jammu and Kashmir, Wednesday afternoon on the second leg of their first visit ... Read more...

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Padgaonkar, Kumar to meet jailed separatists in Jammu


October 27th, 2010 - 1:42 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Oct 27 (IANS) Meeting jailed separatist leaders in Jammu tops the agenda of the two interlocutors on Kashmir who are arriving here Wednesday afternoon from Srinagar, officials say.Journalist Dileep Padgaonkar and ... Read more...

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Jammu all set to celebrate accession day


October 25th, 2010 - 7:44 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Oct 25 (IANS) Big hoardings have come up at almost all major points in Jammu as this winter capital city is all set to celebrate the 63rd anniversary of Jammu ... Read more...

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Sreeram wins ‘Indian Idol 5′


August 16th, 2010 - 1:05 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 15 (IANS) Hyderabad-based Sreeram Chandra has won the fifth season of music reality show "Indian Idol 5" and was awarded by megastar Amitabh Bachchan. The 24-year-old singer pipped Rakesh Maini ... Read more...

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BJP to observe Kargil victory day on July 26


July 21st, 2010 - 9:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 21 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Wednesday announced a nationwide programme to observe the Kargil Vijay Diwas (Kargil victory day) July 26 in memory of the soldiers ... Read more...

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England erupts as Defoe ensures last 16 slot (Lead)


June 23rd, 2010 - 11:43 pm ICT by IANS
By Venkata Vemuri London, June 23 (IANS) They waited patiently before television screens for the moment. Just as Jermain Defoe had waited since 2006 for his. It came in the 22nd minute and ... Read more...

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Sri Lanka cautions against ’sympathy for terrorism’


June 18th, 2010 - 5:53 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, June 18 (DPA) Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa Friday marked the first anniversary of the end of a thee-decade civil war by warning countries not to show sympathy for terrorism and ... Read more...

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Russia and Britain Celebrate Victory Day on the HMS Belfast in London


May 14th, 2010 - 4:09 am ICT by BNO News
LONDON, ENGLAND (BNO NEWS) – Russo-British 65th Anniversary Victory Day celebration took place on board HMS Belfast in London last Sunday, Finance & Investment Markets Players Club (KIFIR) said Thursday.Yury Fedotov, the ... Read more...

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US troops were also a part of the ‘Victory Day’ parade on the Red Square


May 11th, 2010 - 1:30 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Moscow, May 10 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The troops of US, France and Britain were also part of the ‘Victory Day’ parade on the Red Square for the very first time. The Russian ... Read more...

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Victory Day parade held on Moscow’s Red Square


May 9th, 2010 - 7:15 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, May 9 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A military parade involving over 10,000 personnel and 150 tracked and wheeled military vehicles, as well as 127 aircraft overhead, was staged Sunday on Moscow's Red Square ... Read more...

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Russia hosts spectacular 65th `V-Day’ parade in Red Square


May 9th, 2010 - 6:31 pm ICT by ANI
Moscow, May 9 (ANI): Russia on Sunday played host to a spectacular `Victory Day' parade that marked the 65th anniversary of its victory over Nazi Germany.The military parade took place in the ... Read more...

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Chinese president meets Russian WWII veterans


May 8th, 2010 - 10:44 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, May 8 (IANS) Visiting Chinese President Hu Jintao Saturday met the representatives of the Russian war veterans who helped China battle Japanese troops in the World Anti-Fascist War. The Chinese president arrived ... Read more...

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Russian president unveils WWII memorial


May 8th, 2010 - 10:02 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, May 8 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russian President Dmitry Medvedev Saturday opened a monument to the 'cities of military glory' in Moscow, launching celebrations to mark the 65th anniversary of victory over Nazi ... Read more...

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Stalin statue to be installed in Russia


April 29th, 2010 - 12:18 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, April 29 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A bust-size statue of Soviet leader Joseph Stalin will be erected in the Russian city of Tambov ahead of the World War II Victory Day celebrations. "The republican ... Read more...

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Russia may free 45,000 prisoners of second world war


February 26th, 2010 - 3:00 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Feb 26 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russia could release 45,000 people imprisoned in the country since the second world war and grant amnesty to 300,000 convicts to mark the 65th anniversary of its ... Read more...

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No confirmation of Taliban’s presence in Jammu-Kashmir: Lt. General Roy


December 16th, 2009 - 8:07 pm ICT by ANI
Jammu, Dec.16 (ANI): "There is absolutely no confirmed report of any Taliban footprint in J&K and elsewhere. As regards future, if at all any such thing happens we are quite capable ... Read more...

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Preserve graves of our liberation heroes, Dhaka tells Delhi


December 16th, 2009 - 1:16 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Dec 16 (IANS) Bangladesh has asked India to preserve the graves of those who died fighting Pakistani forces during its 1971 freedom struggle. Several graves, some of them part of mass burials, ... Read more...

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Muslim, Hindu groups stage demonstrations on Babri mosque demolition anniversary


December 6th, 2009 - 9:04 pm ICT by ANI
Coimbatore, Dec.6 (ANI): The 17th anniversary of Babri mosque demolition in Ayodhya, which occured on Dec.6, 1992, saw demonstrations being staged by Muslim and Hindu groups at different places in Coimbatore city ... Read more...

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We are committed to Ram temple: BJP on Babri anniversary (Lead)


December 6th, 2009 - 7:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 6 (IANS) On the 17th anniversary of the Babri Masjid demolition, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Sunday reiterated that building a temple to Lord Ram at the mosque ... Read more...

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Protests, celebrations mark Babri demolition anniversary


December 6th, 2009 - 1:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 6 (IANS) The 17th anniversary of the Babri mosque demolition saw both protests as well as celebratory marches by different groups in the capital Sunday. Staging a protest at ... Read more...

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Katiyar to make ‘revelations’ about Babri demolition Dec 6


December 3rd, 2009 - 7:30 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Dec 3 (IANS) Bhartiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Vinay Katiyar Thursday said he will make certain "startling revelations" about the razing of the Babri Mosque in Ayodhya Dec 6, ... Read more...

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Families of Kargil martyrs prevented from paying homage in Hyderabad


July 26th, 2009 - 11:32 pm ICT by ANI
By RanjeetHyderabad, July 26 (ANI): While the country paid homage to the martyrs of the Kargil War on Sunday, their family members of the war heroes, who laid down their lives fighting ... Read more...

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Nuke submarine launch, Kargil - both success for India: Narayanan


July 26th, 2009 - 6:50 pm ICT by IANS
Visakhapatnam, July 26 (IANS) India's first indigenous nuclear-powered submarine was launched here Sunday as the country marked the 10th anniversary of the victory over the Pakistani intruders in Kargil - and the ... Read more...

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PM to launch India’s first indigenous nuclear sub


July 26th, 2009 - 12:11 pm ICT by IANS
Visakhapatnam, July 26 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh will launch the country's first indigenously designed and built nuclear-powered attack submarine - INS Arihant, here Sunday. The submarine will be commissioned in the ... Read more...

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