Archive for February, 2010

Planespotters arrested near IGI Airport in New Delhi, India

Monday, February 22, 2010 12:14

Two British nationals arrested for ‘suspicious activities’ near Indira Gandhi International Airport in New Delhi

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Pramod Muthalik attack: Protest bandh flops

Sunday, February 14, 2010 18:53

Poor response to Karnataka bandh called in protest against blackening of Pramod Muthalik’s face

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Barack Obama to meet Dalai Lama despite China’s repeated ‘warnings’

Sunday, February 14, 2010 18:40

China has repeated its “warning” of “serious damage” to its relations with the United States if President Barack Obama does not cancel his planned meeting with the self-exiled Tibetan spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, in the White House on February 18, 2010.

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Rahul Gandhi to visit Azamgarh, interact with students of Shibli National College

Thursday, February 11, 2010 14:38

Rahul Gandhi, member of the Lok Sabha and Congress general secretary, will visit Azamgarh, in eastern Uttar Pradesh, to interact with the students of Shibli National College there.

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Sarath Fonseka arrested by Sri Lankan military; to be court-martialed

Wednesday, February 10, 2010 6:23

General Sarath Fonseka, 59, former Army chief of Sri Lanka and the main contestant against President Mahinda Rajapaksa in the recent presidential election, has been arrested by the military on charges of fraud connected to his term in the armed services, which ended in November 2009.

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India, China increase defence spending sharply in 2009 as West cuts back

Thursday, February 4, 2010 19:09

India and China raised sharply their defence expenditure in 2009 notwithstanding the global economic depression even as most European members of the NATO are facing a pinch on defence budgets owing to their big deficits.

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Bihar Assembly polls 2010: Parties getting into the act

Tuesday, February 2, 2010 5:42

Patna: Political parties have started preparing for the Assembly elections in Bihar to be held later in 2010. All major parties intending to be in the fray are getting ready to exhibit their strength and public support.

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RSS, BJP take on Shiva Sena – MNS Mumbai for Maharashtrians agenda

Monday, February 1, 2010 19:12

RSS, BJP condemn ‘divisive agenda’ of Shiv Sena, Maharashtra Navnirman Sena

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