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New New York cab rules will still allow turbans
New York, Jan 21 (DPA) New York taxi drivers, many of them immigrants from dozens of countries, are notorious for being unkempt and even obnoxious.

Friday, January 21, 2011 7:05:38 AM

US stocks edge lower on China's rise
New York, Jan 21 (DPA) US stocks fell slightly Thursday on concerns that surging growth in China could force more interest rate tightening in the Asian powerhouse.

Friday, January 21, 2011 6:19:55 AM

Obama likely to seek re-election: White House
Washington, Jan 21 (IANS) US President Barack Obama is likely to run for re-election in 2012, a White House spokesman has said.

Friday, January 21, 2011 4:25:52 AM

Google's Larry Page to take over as CEO
San Francisco, Jan 21 (DPA) Google co-founder Larry Page is to take over the day-to-day operations of the web search company as chief executive, Google said Thursday.

Friday, January 21, 2011 4:05:22 AM

US sanctions 'deadliest' Pakistan Taliban leader
Washington, Jan 20 (IANS) The US has imposed sanctions on 'the deadliest' Tehrik-e Taliban Pakistan (TTP) leader Qari Hussain to stem the flow of finances to the terrorist group behind many lethal suicide bombings throughout Pakistan.

Thursday, January 20, 2011 10:27:12 PM

Unlike Manmohan, Chinese president gets cold reception in US
Washington, Jan 20 (IANS) After the pomp and glitter of a state dinner at the White House, Chinese President Hu Jintao headed for a chilly reception in the US Congress - quite unlike Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh who was warmly welcomed all the way.

Thursday, January 20, 2011 8:01:03 PM

Al Qaeda's 9/11 mastermind killed Daniel Pearl: Report
Washington, Jan 20 (IANS) Khalid Sheik Mohammed, a top Al Qaeda leader and 9/11 attack mastermind, killed US journalist Daniel Pearl and even re-staged the killing by decapitating his victim so that it could be filmed for propaganda, a new report says.

Thursday, January 20, 2011 5:45:42 PM

Indian sports trainers get Cuban exposure
Havana, Jan 20 (IANS) A delegation of 55 Indian coaches from various disciplines is on a trip to Cuba to explore ways to enhance performance of Indian sportsmen as Indian boxers trained by a Cuban coach did very well in recent international events.

Thursday, January 20, 2011 5:06:04 PM

Steal from enemy to fund terror: Al Qaeda
Washington, Jan 20 (IANS) A top Al Qaeda leader has urged extremists to steal from non-Muslims to fund their activities.

Thursday, January 20, 2011 4:49:09 PM

Hathaway to star in 'The Dark Knight Rises'
New York, Jan 20 (IANS) Actress Anne Hathaway has been signed on for director Christopher Nolan's sequel to the 'The Dark Knight'.

Thursday, January 20, 2011 2:09:58 PM

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