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Hamas PM reshuffles cabinet


September 3rd, 2012 - 12:44 am ICT by IANS
Gaza, Spe 2 (IANS) Gaza's Hamas Prime Minister Ismail Haniyeh Sunday reshuffled his cabinet, replacing seven ministers.The new reshuffle included the ministers of agriculture, housing, finance, health, Islamic endowment, ... Read more...

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‘BJP stalling parliament a black spot for democracy’ (Lead)


August 27th, 2012 - 8:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 27 (IANS) Hitting back at the BJP for targetting the prime minister over the coal scam, the Congress-led UPA government Monday said that the opposition stalling ... Read more...

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South Africa name unchanged Test squad for England series


June 13th, 2012 - 7:11 pm ICT by IANS
Johannesburg, June 13 (IANS) Cricket South Africa (CSA) Wednesday showed faith in the Test squad that won their last series comprehensively against New Zealand when the selectors named an unchanged ... Read more...

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Flower backs out-of-sorts Strauss on eve of squad announcement


May 13th, 2012 - 4:53 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 13 (IANS/CMC) England coach Andy Flower has given out-of-form captain Andrew Strauss a vote of confidence on the eve of the announcement of the squad to face West Indies ... Read more...

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West Indies call up Shillingford for Trinidad Test


April 13th, 2012 - 5:21 pm ICT by IANS
Port of Spain (Trinidad), April 13 (IANS/CMC) Windward Islands off-spinner Shane Shillingford has been called up for the second Test against Australia, starting here Sunday, on the heels of a disappointing ... Read more...

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Bahuguna distributes portfolios, retains 24 departments


April 2nd, 2012 - 12:17 am ICT by IANS
Dehradun, April 1 (IANS) Nearly two weeks after being sworn-in and two days after winning a vote of confidence, Uttarakhand Chief Minister Vijay Bahuguna Sunday allocated portfolios to his ministers.While ... Read more...

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Bahuguna proves majority amidst walkout


March 29th, 2012 - 4:27 pm ICT by IANS
Dehradun, March 29 (IANS) The Vijay Bahuguna-led Congress government Wednesday proved its majority in the assembly amidst a walkout by the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP).The request for a vote ... Read more...

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Plea against Amar Singh dismissed (Lead)


March 1st, 2012 - 10:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 1 (IANS) A Delhi court Thursday dismissed a plea for registering an abduction case against Rajya Sabha member and former leader of Samajwadi Party Amar Singh and ... Read more...

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Kashmir Congress infighting reaches new high (Kashmir Newsletter)


February 3rd, 2012 - 1:34 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Feb 3 (IANS) A bitter war of attrition between two senior Congress leaders has exposed major chinks in the party's Jammu and Kashmir unit which continues to remain ... Read more...

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Gilani rejects trust vote as Zardari returns home (Second Lead)


January 13th, 2012 - 6:40 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Jan 13 (IANS) The day Pakistani President Asaf Ali Zardari returned home from a private visit to Dubai, embattled Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani Friday rejected out of ... Read more...

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Don’t need trust vote, not opposing any institution: Gilani (Lead)


January 13th, 2012 - 3:25 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Jan 13 (IANS) Embattled Pakistani Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani Friday said that he does not need vote of confidence and asked parliament to decide whether there would ... Read more...

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Struggling Betis coach receives club’s vote of confidence


December 6th, 2011 - 4:05 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, Dec 6 (IANS) Under-pressure Betis coach Pepe Mel has received a vote of confidence from football club's president Miguel Guillen.Mel was expected to be sacked after his club's 2-1 ... Read more...

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County stint helped me overcome pressure: Ojha


November 16th, 2011 - 10:00 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Nov 16 (IANS) India's young left arm spinner Pragyan Ojha, who captured his 50th Test wicket Wednesday, is enjoying his partnership with offie Ravichandran Ashwin and says they complement ... Read more...

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Cash-for-votes, 2G national shame: Advani


November 16th, 2011 - 8:07 pm ICT by IANS
Mandi (Himachal Pradesh), Nov 16 (IANS) Taking a dig at the central government, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader L.K. Advani Wednesday said here that securing the vote of confidence ... Read more...

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Greek PM insists on referendum on EU aid deal


November 2nd, 2011 - 1:40 pm ICT by IANS
Athens, Nov 2 (IANS) Greek Prime Minister George Papandreou insisted that a recent European aid deal for Greece will be put to referendum in early 2012, despite the political turmoil. ... Read more...

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Andhra government not reduced to minority, says governor


October 31st, 2011 - 9:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Hyderabad, Oct 31 (IANS) The Andhra Pradesh governor Monday said the Congress government in the state has not been reduced to a minority and there is no need ... Read more...

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Italian prime minister calls for confidence vote


October 14th, 2011 - 5:45 am ICT by IANS
Rome, Oct 14 (IANS) Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi Thursday called for a vote of confidence in his government, stressing that his government was stable and would move on with ... Read more...

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WWE Smackdown: Teddy Long Takes Over


October 8th, 2011 - 1:53 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Oct 8 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Things were tense in the WWE as last night's episode of 'WWE Friday Night Smackdown' began. The entire WWE roster had turned their backs on the COO of ... Read more...

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WWE Raw: WWE Superstars, Officials, Divas, and More Address Triple H


October 4th, 2011 - 1:53 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Oct 4 (THAINDIAN NEWS) History was made last night on 'WWE Monday Night Raw, when the superstar roster from both 'WW Monday Night Raw' and 'WWE Friday Night Smackdown', along with referees, ... Read more...

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Obama calls himself ‘underdog’ in 2012 poll


October 4th, 2011 - 11:17 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 4 (IANS) As a new poll suggested that a majority of Americans expect him to be a one-term president, Barack Obama called himself an "underdog" with a ... Read more...

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Advani, Jaitley meet Kulkarni, ex-MPs in Tihar


September 28th, 2011 - 7:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leaders L.K. Advani and Arun Jaitley Wednesday met two former party MPs and Advani's former aide Sudheendra Kulkarni, imprisoned in ... Read more...

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Italian prime minister slams country’s downgrading


September 20th, 2011 - 4:27 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, Sep 20 (IANS) Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi Tuesday criticised Standard & Poor's downgrading of the country's credit rating and defended the measures contained in an emergency budget ... Read more...

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Court defers Hindustani’s bail plea till Sep 20


September 16th, 2011 - 9:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 16 (IANS) A Delhi court Friday adjourned till Sep 20 hearing on the bail plea of former Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) worker Sohail Hindustani, arrested for ... Read more...

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Congress’ money before 1993 trust vote a donation: JMM MPs


September 13th, 2011 - 1:19 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 12 (IANS) In a fresh twist in the vote of confidence controversy faced by the P.V. Narasimha Rao government in 1993, the Jharkhand Mukti Morcha (JMM) MPs ... Read more...

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Cash-for-vote: Focus on money source, apex court asks cops


September 2nd, 2011 - 9:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 2 (IANS) The Supreme Court Friday asked Delhi Police to focus on the source of the cash that was displayed by BJP members in the Lok Sabha ... Read more...

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Jaitley favours conditional inclusion of PM in Lokpal bill


July 5th, 2011 - 12:36 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 4 (IANS) Favouring conditional inclusion of the prime minister within the Lokpal's ambit, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Arun Jaitley Monday criticised the ministerial draft of ... Read more...

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WIPA gives seven days to WICB to apologise to Ramnarine


June 23rd, 2011 - 9:37 pm ICT by IANS
Port of Spain, June 23 (CMC/IANS) The West Indies Players Association (WIPA) has given West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) chief executive Ernest Hilaire a seven-day ultimatum to apologise to their president ... Read more...

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Naidu challenges Jagan to show his strength


May 27th, 2011 - 6:10 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, May 27 (IANS) Telugu Desam Party (TDP) chief N. Chandrababu Naidu Friday challenged YSR Congress party leader Y.S. Jaganmohan Reddy to submit to the governor a list of Congress ... Read more...

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Deepak Obhrai re-appointed Canada’s parliamentary secretary


May 26th, 2011 - 9:32 am ICT by IANS
Toronto, May 26 (IANS) Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper Wednesday re-appointed senior-most Indo-Canadian MP Deepak Obhrai as parliamentary secretary to the minister of foreign affairs.Obhrai, who is the longest serving ... Read more...

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Indian presence in English Premier League doubles


May 23rd, 2011 - 7:39 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 23 (IANS) With Blackburn Rovers surviving relegation and Queens Park Rangers back in top-flight, Indian presence in the forthcoming season of English Premier League is all set to ... Read more...

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Rebel BJP lawmakers meet Arun Jaitley


May 14th, 2011 - 9:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 14 (IANS) A day after the Supreme Court quashed their disqualification, the 11 rebel Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) legislators from Karnataka met senior leader Arun Jaitley ... Read more...

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Congress welcomes Supreme Court decision on Karnataka


May 14th, 2011 - 12:00 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 13 (IANS) Congress general secretary Janardan Dwivedi Friday welcomed the Supreme Court order quashing the Karnataka assembly speaker's decision to disqualify 16 MLAs of the B.S. Yeddyurappa-led ... Read more...

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Pakistan debate Shoaib Akhtar recall against India


March 28th, 2011 - 3:20 pm ICT by IANS
Mohali, March 28 (IANS) Pakistan continues to debate recall of the retiring fast bowler Shoaib Akhtar in its line-up for the high-voltage World Cup semi-final clash against India here ... Read more...

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Cash-for-votes scam: Opposition targets PM in Lok Sabha


March 23rd, 2011 - 5:31 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 23 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-led Opposition continued to attack the Prime Minister, Dr. Manmohan Singh, in the Lok Sabha today over the latest WikiLeaks cable on ... Read more...

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U.S. envoy declines to comment on WikiLeaks disclosure


March 18th, 2011 - 5:26 pm ICT by ANI
Srinagar, Mar 18 (ANI): U.S. Ambassador to India, Timothy J. Roemer, on Friday declined to comment on the WikiLeaks disclosure that indicated that the Congress had paid lawmakers to survive a vote ... Read more...

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