Aizawl, July 26 (IANS) Christian clerics from India's northeastern state of Mizoram are much in demand in Britain to meet an increasing shortage of ordained priests, besides trying to make people attend church congregations.
Thursday, July 26, 2007 10:46:33 AM
Patna, July 25 (IANS) Bihar is ready to market its Bhojpuri brand to woo Mauritians of Indian origin, most of them from Bihar itself.
Wednesday, July 25, 2007 6:26:09 PM
Kolkata, July 24 (IANS) India-born American scientist Kunal Saha has urged president elect Pratibha Patil to take action on 'defective' HIV testing kits provided by a government body.
Tuesday, July 24, 2007 5:01:15 PM
Bangalore, July 22 (IANS) Firdous Arshiya, wife of detained British terror plot suspect Mohammad Haneef, Sunday said she was against Australia's reported move to deport him without dropping the charges against him.
Sunday, July 22, 2007 3:46:06 PM
Bangalore/Sydney, July 21 (IANS) Imran Siddiqi, a relative of detained Bangalore doctor Mohammad Haneef, flew to Brisbane Saturday to assist him in his legal battle even as the Australian police refused to comment on reports that 'incorrect information' had been given over his alleged involvement in the failed UK terror bombings.
Saturday, July 21, 2007 6:04:08 PM
New Delhi, July 20 (IANS) Back from her record-making 195-day space odyssey, Indian-American astronaut Sunita Williams said Friday the Bhagavad Gita and Lord Ganesha took care of her during the journey and said she will come to India this year to share her experiences.
Friday, July 20, 2007 9:13:08 PM
New Delhi, July 20 (IANS) Maninder Pal Singh Kohli, charged with killing British teenager Hannah Foster four years ago, Friday withdrew from the Supreme Court a petition challenging his impending extradition to Britain after observations made by the court in this regard.
Friday, July 20, 2007 3:45:57 PM
New Delhi, July 19 (IANS) As India intensified diplomatic pressure over fair treatment of Mohammed Haneef, a suspect in the foiled UK bombings, Australia Thursday sought details of bank transactions and telephone calls of the Indian doctor charged with providing 'reckless' support to terrorists.
Thursday, July 19, 2007 11:23:48 PM
Sydney/New Delhi/Bangalore, July 17 (IANS) India Tuesday intensified diplomatic pressure on Australia over 'fair and just' treatment of Muhammad Haneef, the Indian doctor charged with 'reckless support' to the foiled British bombings, even as Canberra made it clear a day after his visa was revoked that Haneef would be deported.
Tuesday, July 17, 2007 8:41:54 PM
New Delhi, July 17 (IANS) Indian workers will now have an opportunity to improve their skills before emigrating abroad for job, thanks to a countrywide skill upgrade programme the government will roll out soon.
Tuesday, July 17, 2007 7:35:09 PM
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