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  • Seattle: Indian origin Kshama Swant takes oath as City Council member 07-01-2014 09:12 PM

    Seattle: It is a story of yet another person of Indian origin raising to a top post in America. Kshama Sawant, a former community college professor who won a citywide election last year was sworn in on Monday as the first socialist City Council member in Seattle's history. Kshama Sawant...
  • Vietnamese leader Nguyen Phu Trong to visit India 15-11-2013 09:48 PM

    India and Vietnam will seek to further boost their close ties with the visit of Nguyen Phu Trong, general secretary of the Communist Party of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam, to India Nov 19-22. General Secretary Phu Trong is coming at the invitation of Prime Minister Manmohan Singh. Both will...
  • Sushma backs demand for returning remains of Bahadur Shah 09-05-2013 01:43 AM

    New Delhi: BJP leader Sushma Swaraj has welcomed the demand for bringing back the mortal remains of last Mughal Emperor Bahadur Shah Zafar from Rangoon in Myanmar for its burial in Delhi. Supporting the demand, the Leader of the Opposition in Lok Sabha said this will be a befitting tribute...
  • Centre-right roars to victory in Spain election 21-11-2011 07:24 AM

    Madrid: Spain's center-right opposition stormed to a crushing election victory on Sunday as voters punished the outgoing Socialist government for the worst economic crisis in generations. The People's Party, led by former Interior Minister Mariano Rajoy, won an absolute majority in Parliament and is expected to push through drastic measures...
  • Left activists protest against fuel price hike 27-06-2011 10:50 PM

    New Delhi: Left Front activists led by CPI-M leader Brinda Karat on Monday marched from Jantar Mantar towards the Parliament to protest the 'anti-people' price hike in petroleum products. The protesters vowed to intensify their agitation against the UPA government before they were stopped at the Parliament Street by the...
  • Battle over Fernandes' custody gets ugly 30-06-2010 09:23 PM

    Ironically, the once revolutionary Fernandes is suffering from Alzhymer's and can't be told of the bitter fight. ...
  • 10 months into office, Sarkozy's popularity dips 17-03-2008 09:26 AM

    Karachi: Pakistan's senior judges, who conducted match-fixing inquiries in the past, on Sunday said their recommendations to check corruption in cricket were ignored and that led to the latest betting scandal. A British judge on Thursday sentenced former captain Salman Butt to 30 months, fast bowler Mohammad Asif to one...
  • Socialist Party returns to power in Spain 10-03-2008 08:02 PM

    India innings: Over No. 37: India win! The unbroken 209-run stand for the fourth wicket between Gambhir and Kohli helped India register a thumping 8-wicket win over England in the second one day international at the Feroz Shah Kotla Stadium in New Delhi on Monday. Over No. 35: Kohli's century!...
  • Hu Jintao calls for socialist democracy in China 15-10-2007 02:01 PM

    Centurion: The Indian cricket platter – which of late has been full of Sri Lankan cuisine – will be served a fresh island delicacy garnished with Twenty20 flavour on Wednesday, when the Chennai Super Kings take on the Wayamba Elevens at the SuperSport Park here on Wednesday. The Asian neighbours'...
  • It's Royal vs Sarkozy in French runoff 23-04-2007 04:06 PM

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