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US encouraging Russian opposition, says Putin

December 8th, 2011 - 10:28 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Dec 8 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin Thursday accused the US authorities of sponsoring the opposition in Russia and urged harsher punishment for those acting on orders ... Read more...

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Russia terms US comments about polls ‘unacceptable’

December 7th, 2011 - 2:37 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Dec 7 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The Russian foreign ministry has said that comments by senior White House officials about Russian parliamentary elections were "unacceptable".US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton said ... Read more...

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Russia makes list of ‘undesirable’ US officials

October 23rd, 2011 - 8:35 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Oct 23 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russia has completed a list of "undesirable" American individuals who will be refused entry into the country in response to a similar list by the ... Read more...

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Pranab says he will comment on 2G issue only in India

September 24th, 2011 - 7:22 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Sep 24 (IANS) Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee is arriving here Saturday night to meet Prime Minister Manmohan Singh amid a raging controversy back home over a note ... Read more...

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US reveals ‘credible but unconfirmed’ terror threat

September 9th, 2011 - 9:36 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 9 (IANS) US officials say they have "specific, credible but unconfirmed" information about a potential Al Qaeda threat against the country coinciding with the 10th anniversary of the ... Read more...

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Obama’s speechwriter leaves for Hollywood

September 3rd, 2011 - 5:51 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Sep 3 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A speechwriter for US President Barack Obama is quitting the White House to move to Hollywood and take up TV comedies, the Washington ... Read more...

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Yemen tribal leaders not playing ball with govt. in handing over Qaeda operatives

November 13th, 2010 - 3:18 pm ICT by ANI
Sanaa, Nov 13 (ANI): Yemeni tribal leaders are reportedly refusing to support their government to root out terrorism, claiming that handing over local al-Qaeda operatives and their American born spiritual leader, Anwar ... Read more...

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Claims of Illegal Foreclosures Causes Investigation and Freeze

October 1st, 2010 - 11:51 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Oct 1 (THAINDIAN NEWS) In an announcement which was made on Wednesday, JP Morgan stated that they are freezing around 56,000 foreclosures after discovering mistakes in the way the documents were filed.Homeowners ... Read more...

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Jimmy Carter Visits North Korea With A Mission To Free American Prisoner

August 26th, 2010 - 7:56 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Aug 26, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Early on Wednesday morning, Jimmy Carter reached North Korea with a humanitarian mission to free an American prisoner who has been sentenced to eight years hard ... Read more...

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Red light cameras at traffic intersections to spot out uninsured vehicles

March 28th, 2009 - 4:32 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 28 (ANI): A fresh proposal by Chicago Alderman Edward Burke may lead to the traffic controllers getting out even more information from errant motorists with the help of the cameras ... Read more...

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Poland, US agree on missile shield terms

July 3rd, 2008 - 8:05 pm ICT by IANS
RIA Novosti Warsaw, July 3 (RIA Novosti) Poland and the US have reached an agreement on the deployment of an American missile base in Poland, a Polish TV channel reported. Both the countries ... Read more...

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