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  • US stops UNESCO funding

    Washington, Nov 1 (): The United States on Monday froze funding to UNESCO, the UN cultural agency, after it became the first UN organization to recognize Palestine as an independent state. In a dramatic move that inched the Palestinian Authority closer to its bid for unilateral statehood, the UN Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO)…

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  • Ilayaraja’s wife Jeeva dead

    Chennai, Nov 1 (): Music Maestro Ilayaraja’s wife Jeeva passed away yesterday following a massive cardiac arrest. According to family sources, Jeeva complained of chest pain and was taken to Apollo Hospital at 9.30pm. Hospital sources said she died of a heart attack around 11pm. The 60-year-old Jeeva is survived by husband Ilayaraja, sons Karthik…

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  • Aishwarya Rai’s birthday today

    Mumbai, Nov 1 (): Today is Aishwarya Rai’s Birthday. We wish her a happy thirty-eighth birthday. Mum-to-be, actress Aishwraya Rai-Bachchan is turning a year older today and is glowing with happiness with all the pampering she has been treated to in the past few months. Mid-November is the due-date for Ash and Abhishek’s little one,…

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  • US targeting top Yemen Al-Qaeda bomb maker

    Washington, Nov 1 (ANI): US counter terrorism officials have targeted a top bomb maker of al Qaeda’s Yemeni branch, identifying him as the central figure in at least three new potential terror threats. Ibrahim Hassan Tali al-Asiri, the bomb maker, poses more danger to the S than the group’s prominent propagandist Anwar al-Awlaki, who was…

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  • US media says Imran Khan’s rally signals political shift in Pakistan

    Washington, Nov 1 (ANI): American media has given wide coverage to Pakistan cricketer turned politician Imran Khan’s anti-government rally in Lahore on Sunday, suggesting that it marks a political shift in Pakistan. Khan’s rally capped a weekend of demonstrations that started on Friday when the Pakistan Muslim League-N (PML-N) of former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif…

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  • Harris puts beer on ice to prolong Test career

    Johannesburg (S. Africa), Nov.1 (ANI): Australian fast bowler Ryan Harris likes to enjoy a beer with his teammates, but is perfectly willing to make the sacrifice of not having a swig if it enables him to prolong his Test career. A broken ankle that cut short his Ashes campaign last summer forced him to put…

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  • Digvijay Singh now accuses Team Anna of misusing funds

    New Delhi, Nov. 1 (ANI): Congress General Secretary Digvijay Singh has hit out again at Team Anna, accusing its members of misusing funds during the anti-graft movement. Responding to a question that the India Against Corruption has put out details of all its expenses on its website, Digvijay Singh said “The details about our (politicians)…

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  • Arunachal CM Tuki assures to bring back normalcy in state

    Itanagar, Nov. 1 (ANI): Nabam Tuki after taking over as the seventh chief minister of Arunachal Pradesh today in his first message to the citizens of the state assured to bring back normalcy as soon as possible taking views of all affected parties into consideration. He assured that his government would respect all issue-based agitations…

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  • 2G scam :Congress in the dock over PAC meet

    New Delhi, Nov 1 (): Congress has come in for criticism over stalling Parliamentary Accounts Committee (PAC) meeting which was to discuss the 2G losses. It was postponed after opposition parties demanded that ex-DG (audit) R P Singh be questioned since he was not in agreement with the CAG report. Congress opposed the move. The meeting…

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