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PM Modi extends greetings on <strong>United</strong> <strong>Nations</strong> Day

PM Modi extends greetings on United Nations Day

24 Oct 2014

New Delhi: On the United Nations Day on Friday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi greeted the world body and said it was time for its member nations to further the cause of world peace and prosperity.

Prime Minister,   Narendra Modi,   UN,   United Nations Day,   ,  
Protesters in Hong Kong to vote on government proposals

Protesters in Hong Kong to vote on government proposals

24 Oct 2014

Hong Kong: Pro-democracy protesters in Hong Kong say they will hold a straw poll on government proposals they had rejected earlier in  the week as the campaign in the Chinese-controlled city entered the fifth week on Friday. With crowds likely to swell at the weekend, student leaders late on Thursday announced a plan for an electronic poll of protesters on reform proposals tabled by senior city government officials in talks on Tuesday that failed to break the deadlock.

Hong Kong,   China,  United Nations Human Rights Committe,   Chinese Central Government,  
India wins re-election to UN Human Rights Council

India wins re-election to UN Human Rights Council

22 Oct 2014

United Nations: In a significant victory, India was re-elected to the UN's main human rights body for the period of 2015-17, receiving the highest number of votes in the Asia-Pacific group.

UN Human Rights Council,   UNHRC,   India,   UN,   United nations,   UN General Assembly ,  
NorthEast stun 9-man Mumbai 2-0 in ISL match

NorthEast stun 9-man Mumbai 2-0 in ISL match

24 Oct 2014

Mumbai: NorthEast United struck twice in the second half in a remarkable turnaround to stun Mumbai City FC 2-0 in a Hero Indian Super League match which saw the home side reduced to nine men in the end here on Friday.

NorthEast United,   Mumbai City FC,   Indian Super League,   ISL ,  
Free agent Valdes to train with Manchester <strong>United</strong>

Free agent Valdes to train with Manchester United

24 Oct 2014

London: Former Barcelona goalkeeper Victor Valdes will continue his rehabilitation from a knee injury at Manchester United, the Premier League club said on Thursday.

Victor Valdes,   Manchester United,   goalkeeper,   Barcelona,   training,   injury,   Spanish goalie,  
India initiates efforts at UN for 'International Yoga Day'

India initiates efforts at UN for 'International Yoga Day'

21 Oct 2014

United Nations: India has initiated efforts to have June 21 commemorated each year as the 'International Day of Yoga' at the United Nations, aiming to bring to fruition the idea floated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi in his maiden address to the UN General Assembly last month.

International Yoga Day,   India,   June 21,   United Nations,   UN General Assembly,   Prime Minister,   Narendra Modi,   Modi US visit,  
Resolution of disputes among SAARC <strong>nations</strong> key for progress: Nawaz Sharif

Resolution of disputes among SAARC nations key for progress: Nawaz Sharif

24 Oct 2014

Islamabad: The resolution of disputes between SAARC countries is important for the progress of the grouping, Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif said, amid Indo-Pak border tensions.

SAARC,   Indo-Pak border tensions,   Nawaz Sharif ,   18th SAARC summit,   Ceasefire violations,   Ceasefire violations in Jammu,   Ceasefire violations near IB ,  
New scheme in Mizoram to help poor earn livelihood

New scheme in Mizoram to help poor earn livelihood

18 Oct 2014

Aizawl: Mizoram has launched a Rs 26 crore project to increase livelihood opportunities for the poor and protect the eco-system, an official said here on Saturday.

Mizoram,   livelihood opportunities,   eco-system,   Joint United Nations Initiative Project,   Chief Minister,   Lal Thanhawla,  
Australia, Indonesia, South Korea absent as China launches World Bank rival in Asia

Australia, Indonesia, South Korea absent as China launches World Bank rival in Asia

24 Oct 2014

Shanghai: Australia, Indonesia and South Korea skipped the launch of a China-backed Asian infrastructure bank on Friday as the United States said it had concerns about the new rival to Western-dominated multilateral lenders.

Australia,   Indonesia,   South Korea,   absent nations,   China,   launch,   World Bank rival,   Asia,   World Bank,   WB,  
Chelsea striker Costa released from hospital: Reports

Chelsea striker Costa released from hospital: Reports

24 Oct 2014

London: Chelsea striker Diego Costa has been released from hospital following treatment for an illness, British media reported on Thursday.

Diego Costa,   hospital,   injury,   Chelsea,   Manchester United,   Old Trafford,  

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