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  • Afghan: Hamid Karzai alleges US, Taliban are colluding March 11, 2013

    Kabul: Afghan President Hamid Karzai is accusing the Taliban and the US of working in concert to convince Afghans that violence will worsen if foreign troops leave. Karzai says two deadly suicide bombings on Saturday show the insurgent group is conducting attacks "at the service of America" to help show that...
  • News 360: Arvind Kejriwal targets corporate czars, Congress MP November 9, 2012

    Activist-turned-politician Arvind Kejriwal on Friday alleged that Rs 6,000 crore in black money was stashed away in 700 HSBC accounts in Geneva, Switzerland. ...
  • Diageo to acquire 53.4 pc in Mallya's United Spirits November 9, 2012

    New Delhi: Vijay Mallya owned United Breweries on Friday signed a $2 billion deal with Diageo group and sold controlling stake of 53.4 per cent in United Spirits Limited (USL). Announcing the deal, Mallya said, "The cash infusion will help USL de-leverage itself. It is a win-win situation for both...
  • Diageo to buy stake in Mallya's USL for $ 1 bn November 9, 2012

    New Delhi: Vijay Mallya-owned United Breweries has reached a deal with the world's largest producer of spirits Diageo and the deal close to a billion dollars is expected to be announced on Friday. Diageo is likely to take the management control post the deal, while Mallya will continue to remain...
  • USL stake sale: UB Group, Diageo reach agreement November 8, 2012

    New Delhi: The UB Group and Diageo have finally agreed to sign a term-sheet for the United Spirits Limited stake sale on Friday. Sources say that Diageo will likely take management control of the USL. However, Vijay Mallya will remain the chairman of the USL, post the UB Group-Diageo deal. The...
  • NATO takes command in Afghanistan October 5, 2006

    Kabul (Afghanistan): NATO has assumed responsibility for security across the whole of Afghanistan, taking over from US-led forces that toppled the Taliban regime five years ago. The military alliance's International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) already led forces in the north, west and south, as well as in the Capital, Kabul....
  • Iraqis back attacks on US troops: Poll September 28, 2006

    Washington: About six in 10 Iraqis say they approve of attacks on US-led forces, and slightly more than that want their government to ask US troops to leave within a year, a poll finds. The Iraqis also have negative views of Osama bin Laden, according to the early September poll of...