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The Economic Times
PMO sore with CIC for order on PM Narendra Modi's degreesNEW DELHI: Though prepared to disclose information about the educational degree
PMO sore with CIC for order on PM Narendra Modi's degrees
The Economic Times / Posted 4 hours ago
NEW DELHI: Though prepared to disclose information about the educational degrees held by PM Narendra Modi, the Prime Minister's Office (PMO) is deeply unhappy over the Central Information Commission's (CIC) order, which it feels is legally flawed and... Read more
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The Economic Times
Swachh Bharat Mission: Government plans to 'totally clean' 50 cities by March 2017for achieving 100% progress on all mission components of PM's pet project is Oc
Swachh Bharat Mission: Government plans to 'totally clean' 50 cities by March 2017
The Economic Times / Posted 10 hours ago
for achieving 100% progress on all mission components of PM's pet project is October 2, 2019. But, following a push by Prime Minister's office, the Group of Secretaries (GoS) fixed the new ambitious target of March 2017 in a presentation to the... Read more
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Business Standard India
Ashok K Lahiri: Fifty years ago: sharp turn Leftand (vi) abolition of princely privileges. A clear shift to the Left. There we
Ashok K Lahiri: Fifty years ago: sharp turn Left
Business Standard India / Posted 15 hours ago
and (vi) abolition of princely privileges. A clear shift to the Left. There were important changes in the Cabinet and prime minister's office (PMO). C Subramaniam was out when he lost the 1967 Lok Sabha election from Gobichettipalayam in Tamil... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
TBL's Working Environ Wins Praisefor maintaining crisis free working environment that has increased industry pro
TBL's Working Environ Wins Praise
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 hours ago
for maintaining crisis free working environment that has increased industry productivity. Minister of State in the Prime Minister's Office Policies, Parliament, Labour, Youth, Employment and People with Disabilities Jenista Mhagama... Read more
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New Kerala
AgustaWestland deal: CBI to grill ex IAF chief SP Tyagi again today - newkerala.com #58032AgustaWestland in the bids. However, this decision was reportedly taken in con
AgustaWestland deal: CBI to grill ex IAF chief SP Tyagi again today - newkerala.com #58032
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
AgustaWestland in the bids. However, this decision was reportedly taken in consultation with the officials of SPG and the Prime Minister's Office including then National Security Advisor M K Narayanan. CBI has alleged that the reduction of the... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Beaten British family heads home, won't be backblight on a city otherwise known as a safe place for tourists. Before arriving
Beaten British family heads home, won't be back
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted yesterday
blight on a city otherwise known as a safe place for tourists. Before arriving at the court, the couple was paid a visit by Prime Minister's Office permanent secretary ML Panadda Diskul at Bangkok Hua Hin Hospital. ML Panadda gave a garland of... Read more
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The Economic Times
Urban Ministry monitoring progress of Swachh Bharat in PM Modi’s constituency Varanasitardy works progress in Prime Minister's constituency has become the focus of t
Urban Ministry monitoring progress of Swachh Bharat in PM Modi’s constituency Varanasi
The Economic Times / Posted yesterday
tardy works progress in Prime Minister's constituency has become the focus of the Centre. Working on the directives of the Prime Minister's Office, the urban development ministry has stepped in to speed up development works especially under... Read more
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Owen Sound Sun Times
Lawyer: Harper didn't impact Duffy chargesin a politically charged, high-profile trial during an election year. The tria
Lawyer: Harper didn't impact Duffy charges
Owen Sound Sun Times / Posted yesterday
in a politically charged, high-profile trial during an election year. The trial peeled away the veil of secrecy around the Prime Minister's Office and revealed how much power and influence the officials of Harper's PMO wielded in the halls of... Read more
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The Economic Times
Fast-tracking redressel: Officials to get reminders for public complaints via text messageThis is a big jump from 2.21 lakh and 1.58 lakh complaints in 2014 and 2013, re
Fast-tracking redressel: Officials to get reminders for public complaints via text message
The Economic Times / Posted yesterday
This is a big jump from 2.21 lakh and 1.58 lakh complaints in 2014 and 2013, respectively, under UPA. Minister of State in Prime Minister's Office and Personnel Jitendra Singh, however, said the increase in the number of complaints is due to rising... Read more
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dna
Two more days to put out forest fire in Uttarakhand, says Prakash Javadekarsaid that the federal and state government was working together to solve the pr
Two more days to put out forest fire in Uttarakhand, says Prakash Javadekar
dna / Posted yesterday
said that the federal and state government was working together to solve the problem. "In the Uttarakhand calamity, the Prime Minister's office and the interior minister worked in tandem and we got help from the Defence Ministry, the NDRF... Read more
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Calgary Sun
British family recounts brutal attack during Thai vacation in courtfor the perpetrators. Editor's Note: The below video contains graphic content.
British family recounts brutal attack during Thai vacation in court
Calgary Sun / Posted yesterday
for the perpetrators. Editor's Note: The below video contains graphic content. Panadda Diskul, a minister in the Thai Prime Minister's Office, visited the couple in a Hua Hin hospital Monday. Thai media reported that he apologized on behalf of... Read more
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Business Standard India
Up, close & pedestrianreading the 270-odd pages in the book, it will be largely because he offers har
Up, close & pedestrian
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
reading the 270-odd pages in the book, it will be largely because he offers hardly any fresh insight into his stint in the Prime Minister's Office (PMO) when Chandra Shekhar-led a minority government at a time India was going through its worst... Read more
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New Kerala
AgustaWestland case: CBI questions ex-IAF chief S.P. Tyagi - newkerala.com #57946maintains the decision was reportedly taken in consultation with officials of t
AgustaWestland case: CBI questions ex-IAF chief S.P. Tyagi - newkerala.com #57946
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
maintains the decision was reportedly taken in consultation with officials of the Special Protection Group (SPG) and the Prime Minister's Office. Twelve helicopters were to be bought by India. The CBI says the reduction of the service ceiling,... Read more
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New Kerala
Two more days to put out forest fire in Uttarakhand, says Javadekar - newkerala.com #57953said that the federal and state government was working together to solve the pr
Two more days to put out forest fire in Uttarakhand, says Javadekar - newkerala.com #57953
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
said that the federal and state government was working together to solve the problem. "In the Uttarakhand calamity, the Prime Minister's office and the interior minister worked in tandem and we got help from the Defence Ministry, the NDRF... Read more
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CBS News
Elderly tourist couple testifies over brutal beating caught on tapehaven and has prompted officials to vow swift punishment for the perpetrators.
Elderly tourist couple testifies over brutal beating caught on tape
CBS News / Posted yesterday
haven and has prompted officials to vow swift punishment for the perpetrators. Panadda Diskul, a minister in the Thai Prime Minister's Office, visited the couple in a Hua Hin hospital Monday. Thai media reported that he apologized on behalf of... Read more
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New Kerala
Tyagi's visit to Italy after retirement under scanner - newkerala.com #57918maintains the decision was reportedly taken in consultation with officials of t
Tyagi's visit to Italy after retirement under scanner - newkerala.com #57918
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
maintains the decision was reportedly taken in consultation with officials of the Special Protection Group (SPG) and the Prime Minister's Office. Twelve helicopters were to be bought by India. The CBI says the reduction of the service ceiling,... Read more
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Business Standard India
Uttarakhand fires to be doused in two days: Prakash Javadekarto assist the local administration," a ministry statement said. The fire start
Uttarakhand fires to be doused in two days: Prakash Javadekar
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
to assist the local administration," a ministry statement said. The fire started some 88 days ago and has so far destroyed nearly 3,000 acres of forest cover. The Prime Minister's Office has earmarked Rs 5 crore for the fire-fighting o... Read more
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New Kerala
Fire in almost all areas in Uttarakhand coming down: Shatrughna Singh - newkerala.com #57771the front for the past two days," he said, adding that t6he government has alre
Fire in almost all areas in Uttarakhand coming down: Shatrughna Singh - newkerala.com #57771
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
the front for the past two days," he said, adding that t6he government has already sanctioned the required amount. "The Prime Minister's Office (PMO), National Disaster Response Force (NDRF), and Indian Air Force are working in tandem, and I am... Read more
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Business Standard India
Sugar season may end with surplus despite falling output: ISMAto worries about hoarding. Praful Vithalani, Chairman, All India Sugar Trade As
Sugar season may end with surplus despite falling output: ISMA
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
to worries about hoarding. Praful Vithalani, Chairman, All India Sugar Trade Association, recently took a delegation to the Prime Minister's Office (PMO) and represented that stock-in-trade is around 1.2 million tonnes, which is equivellent to 15-20... Read more
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New Kerala
Uttarakhand fires to be doused in two days: Javadekar - newkerala.com #57740to assist the local administration," a ministry statement said. The fire start
Uttarakhand fires to be doused in two days: Javadekar - newkerala.com #57740
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
to assist the local administration," a ministry statement said. The fire started some 88 days ago and has so far destroyed nearly 3,000 acres of forest cover. The Prime Minister's Office has earmarked Rs.5 crore for the fire-fighting o... Read more
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Business Standard India
VVIP chopper deal: CBI questions former IAF chief SP Tyagiwas included in the bids. However, this decision was reportedly taken in consu
VVIP chopper deal: CBI questions former IAF chief SP Tyagi
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
was included in the bids. However, this decision was reportedly taken in consultation with the officials of SPG and the Prime Minister's Office including then NSA M K Narayanan. CBI has alleged that the reduction of the service ceiling--maximum... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Special Authority to Combat Illicit Drugs in Offingis set to establish an executive authority to combat and prevent illicit drugs
Special Authority to Combat Illicit Drugs in Offing
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
is set to establish an executive authority to combat and prevent illicit drugs in the country, Minister of State in the Prime Minister's Office (Policy, Parliamentary Affairs, Labour, Employment, Youth and the Disabled) Ms Jenista Mhagama has... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Legislators Compete to Impress Publicstanding orders do not allow MP to ask for the guidance while another MP making
Legislators Compete to Impress Public
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
standing orders do not allow MP to ask for the guidance while another MP making contribution. Deputy Minister in the Prime Minister's Office responsible for People with Disabilities, Dr Abdallah Possi was also attacked by the opposition for... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Press Freedom in Tanzania Highest in EAis interfering in the operation in the Parliament are pure false," Mr Nape said
Press Freedom in Tanzania Highest in EA
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
is interfering in the operation in the Parliament are pure false," Mr Nape said. When debating budget estimates on the Prime Minister's Office presented House last week, the minister defended the decision by the Parliament to establish a... Read more
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The Telegraph
AgustaWestland scam: CBI questions former IAF chief SP Tyagiwas included in the bids. However, this decision was reportedly taken in consu
AgustaWestland scam: CBI questions former IAF chief SP Tyagi
The Telegraph / Posted yesterday
was included in the bids. However, this decision was reportedly taken in consultation with the officials of SPG and the Prime Minister's Office including then National Security Advisor M.K. Narayanan. CBI has alleged that the reduction of the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Pension Funds Urged to Invest in Profit-Generating Projectsalso agreed to reduce the number of pension funds, promising to complete the wo
Pension Funds Urged to Invest in Profit-Generating Projects
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
also agreed to reduce the number of pension funds, promising to complete the work by 2017, directing the Minister in the Prime Minister's Office (Parliamentary Affairs, Policy, Labour, Employment, Youth and the Disabled), Ms Jenista Mhagama, to... Read more
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dna
Uttarakhand forest fire: Four people arrested, situation under controlland have been destroyed with Pauri, Nainital, Rudraprayag, Tehri and Almora di
Uttarakhand forest fire: Four people arrested, situation under control
dna / Posted 2 days ago
land have been destroyed with Pauri, Nainital, Rudraprayag, Tehri and Almora districts bearing most of the brunt. The Prime Minister's Office (PMO), National Disaster Response Force (NDRF), and Indian Air Force are working in tandem to douse... Read more
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dna
Former Air Chief SP Tyagi questioned by CBI in AgustaWestland dealwas included in the bids. However, this decision was reportedly taken in consu
Former Air Chief SP Tyagi questioned by CBI in AgustaWestland deal
dna / Posted 2 days ago
was included in the bids. However, this decision was reportedly taken in consultation with the officials of SPG and the Prime Minister's Office including then NSA M K Narayanan. CBI has alleged that the reduction of the service ceiling--maximum... Read more
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dna
Jharkhand: MGNREGS workers send Rs 5 to PM Modi, ask how 'acche din' will come with such measly wage hikesmere hike of Rs 5 in the MGNREGS wage announced this year, by sending envelopes
Jharkhand: MGNREGS workers send Rs 5 to PM Modi, ask how 'acche din' will come with such measly wage hikes
dna / Posted 2 days ago
mere hike of Rs 5 in the MGNREGS wage announced this year, by sending envelopes, each containing a five rupee note, to the Prime Minister's Office (PMO). Shouting slogans like 'panch rupaiye mein kaise ayenge achhe din', the workers took out a... Read more
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The Economic Times
Chopper deal: CBI questions former IAF chief SP Tyagiwas included in the bids. However, this decision was reportedly taken in consu
Chopper deal: CBI questions former IAF chief SP Tyagi
The Economic Times / Posted 2 days ago
was included in the bids. However, this decision was reportedly taken in consultation with the officials of SPG and the Prime Minister's Office including then NSA M K Narayanan. CBI has alleged that the reduction of the service ceiling--maximum... Read more
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Business Standard India
Uttarakhand forest fire to be put out in 2-3 days: Prakash Javadekarhas already sanctioned the required amount. Read more from our special coverag
Uttarakhand forest fire to be put out in 2-3 days: Prakash Javadekar
Business Standard India / Posted 2 days ago
has already sanctioned the required amount. Read more from our special coverage on "UTTARAKHAND FOREST FIRE" "The Prime Minister's Office (PMO), National Disaster Response Force (NDRF), and Indian Air Force are working in tandem, and I am... Read more
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New Kerala
Uttarakhand forest fire to be put out in 2-3 days: Javadekar - newkerala.com #57446the front for the past two days," he said, adding that t6he government has alre
Uttarakhand forest fire to be put out in 2-3 days: Javadekar - newkerala.com #57446
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
the front for the past two days," he said, adding that t6he government has already sanctioned the required amount. "The Prime Minister's Office (PMO), National Disaster Response Force (NDRF), and Indian Air Force are working in tandem, and I am... Read more
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dna
Uttarakhand loses 1,900 hectares of forests to fire; role of timber mafia being investigatedsources. Javadekar said on Sunday that the Centre has taken a "very serious no
Uttarakhand loses 1,900 hectares of forests to fire; role of timber mafia being investigated
dna / Posted 2 days ago
sources. Javadekar said on Sunday that the Centre has taken a "very serious note" of the fire and everyone, including the prime minister's office and the home and defence ministries, has been cooperating with the state to control the situation.... Read more
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Business Standard India
If innocent, welcome probe: BJP tells Congress on AgustaWestlandCongress leaving no stones unturned to target each other on the AgustaWestland
If innocent, welcome probe: BJP tells Congress on AgustaWestland
Business Standard India / Posted 2 days ago
Congress leaving no stones unturned to target each other on the AgustaWestland chopper scam, Union Minister of State in the Prime Minister's Office Jitendra Singh on Sunday asked the grand old party not to be afraid of the probe if they feel they... Read more
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Daily News
PM calls for special meeting todaytoday to inquire into the press communique issued on the use of the term “Joint
PM calls for special meeting today
Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
today to inquire into the press communique issued on the use of the term “Joint Opposition”. A press release issued by the Prime Minister's Office said the government had no intention of censoring or restricting the use of the term ‘Joint... Read more
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The Economic Times
Uttarakhand fire: Centre rushes help to stop political damageRemote Sensing Centre. The central government and the Ministry of Environment,
Uttarakhand fire: Centre rushes help to stop political damage
The Economic Times / Posted 2 days ago
Remote Sensing Centre. The central government and the Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change, along with the Prime Minister's Office, have taken the forest fire of Uttarakhand very seriously, according to an official statement on... Read more
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The Telegraph
Rural job workers fire letter jibe at PMORanchi, May 1: Around 300 workers in Latehar shot letters, each envelope conta
Rural job workers fire letter jibe at PMO
The Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
Ranchi, May 1: Around 300 workers in Latehar shot letters, each envelope containing a Rs 5 note, to the Prime Minister's Office (PMO) to mark Labour Day, voicing their protest against the measly increase - from Rs 162 to Rs 167 - in MGNREGS wage in... Read more
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New Kerala
IAF choppers, NDRF fight Uttarakhand forest fires - newkerala.com #57254be seen if timber mafia was behind the blaze. "But our first priority is to dou
IAF choppers, NDRF fight Uttarakhand forest fires - newkerala.com #57254
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
be seen if timber mafia was behind the blaze. "But our first priority is to douse the fire and give relief to people." The Prime Minister's Office has earmarked Rs.5 crore for the fire-fighting operation. The home ministry is monitoring the... Read more
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The Economic Times
PM Narendra Modi got a first class in MA from Gujarat Universityabout how Modi fared as a student of Delhi University, his official web site cl
PM Narendra Modi got a first class in MA from Gujarat University
The Economic Times / Posted 3 days ago
about how Modi fared as a student of Delhi University, his official web site claims he cleared his BA from DU in 1978. The Prime Minister's Office has consistently refused to furnish details of PM's educational qualifications demanded under RTIs so... Read more
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New Kerala
If innocent, welcome probe: BJP tells Congress on AgustaWestland scam - newkerala.com #57159Congress leaving no stones unturned to target each other on the AgustaWestland
If innocent, welcome probe: BJP tells Congress on AgustaWestland scam - newkerala.com #57159
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
Congress leaving no stones unturned to target each other on the AgustaWestland chopper scam, Union Minister of State in the Prime Minister's Office Jitendra Singh on Sunday asked the grand old party not to be afraid of the probe if they feel they... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Security in Baghdad 'under control' after parliament break-in, says Iraq PMPM vid twitter Besides the parliament compound, the restricted area in central
Security in Baghdad 'under control' after parliament break-in, says Iraq PM
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 3 days ago
PM vid twitter Besides the parliament compound, the restricted area in central Baghdad houses the presidential palace, the prime minister's office and several embassies, including those of the United States and Britain. Protesters pulled down... Read more
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dna
How Tyagi brothers lobbied for AgustaWestland after its disqualification in 2002with Guido Hashke and Carlo Gerosa, were not going down without a fight. On No
How Tyagi brothers lobbied for AgustaWestland after its disqualification in 2002
dna / Posted 3 days ago
with Guido Hashke and Carlo Gerosa, were not going down without a fight. On November 19, 2003, in a note from the Prime Minister's Office, it was stated that framing of mandatory requirements have led to single vendor situation suggesting... Read more
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Rappler
Protesters storm parliament in Iraq's Green Zonebroke in. Besides the parliament compound, the restricted area in central Bagh
Protesters storm parliament in Iraq's Green Zone
Rappler / Posted 3 days ago
broke in. Besides the parliament compound, the restricted area in central Baghdad houses the presidential palace, the prime minister's office and several embassies, including those of the United States and Britain. Protesters pulled down... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Protesters storm parliament in Iraq's Green Zonebroke in. Besides the parliament compound, the restricted area in central Bagh
Protesters storm parliament in Iraq's Green Zone
News 24 South Africa / Posted 3 days ago
broke in. Besides the parliament compound, the restricted area in central Baghdad houses the presidential palace, the prime minister's office and several embassies, including those of the United States and Britain. Protesters pulled down... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Protesters storm parliament in Iraq's Green Zonebroke in. Besides the parliament compound, the restricted area in central Bagh
Protesters storm parliament in Iraq's Green Zone
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
broke in. Besides the parliament compound, the restricted area in central Baghdad houses the presidential palace, the prime minister's office and several embassies, including those of the United States and Britain. Protesters pulled down... Read more
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The China Post
Thousands of protesters storm Iraqi parliamentpilgrims near the Iraqi capital earlier in the day, killing at least 23 people.
Thousands of protesters storm Iraqi parliament
The China Post / Posted 3 days ago
pilgrims near the Iraqi capital earlier in the day, killing at least 23 people. The Green Zone is the most secure part of Baghdad, housing the parliament, the prime minister's office and embassies including those of the United States and... Read more
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dna
VVIP Chopper scam: CBI examines former Deputy Air Force Chief JS Gujralcould be included in the bids. However, this decision was taken in consultation
VVIP Chopper scam: CBI examines former Deputy Air Force Chief JS Gujral
dna / Posted 3 days ago
could be included in the bids. However, this decision was taken in consultation with the officials of SPG and the Prime Minister's Office. CBI has alleged reduction of the service ceiling--maximum height at which a helicopter can perform... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Thousands of protesters break into Baghdad 'Green Zone'one protester as thousands broke into the area in central Baghdad that houses p
Thousands of protesters break into Baghdad 'Green Zone'
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 3 days ago
one protester as thousands broke into the area in central Baghdad that houses parliament, the presidential palace, the prime minister's office as well as the US and several other embassies. Protesters pulled barbed wire across a road leading... Read more
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dna
VVIP chopper scam: Former Deputy Chief of Indian Air Force JS Gujral questioned by CBIwas included in the bids. However, this decision was taken allegedly in consul
VVIP chopper scam: Former Deputy Chief of Indian Air Force JS Gujral questioned by CBI
dna / Posted 3 days ago
was included in the bids. However, this decision was taken allegedly in consultation with the officials of SPG and the Prime Minister's Office including then NSA M K Narayanan. CBI has alleged reduction of the service ceiling--maximum height at... Read more
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Business Standard India
VVIP chopper deal: CBI examines former Deputy Chief of IAF JS Gujralwas included in the bids. However, this decision was taken allegedly in consul
VVIP chopper deal: CBI examines former Deputy Chief of IAF JS Gujral
Business Standard India / Posted 3 days ago
was included in the bids. However, this decision was taken allegedly in consultation with the officials of SPG and the Prime Minister's Office including then NSA M K Narayanan. CBI has alleged reduction of the service ceiling--maximum height... Read more
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