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UN gaffe no big deal, says Indian Minister Krishna

A day after he inadvertently read out bits of the Portuguese foreign minister's speech at a Security Council debate, , India’s External Affairs Minister SM Krishna on Sunday said that these things happen because many of these speeches make the same initial points.

Arabs’ Got Talent

The Arab version of the Got Talent series, Arabs’ Got Talent, kicked off on MBC 4 from mid-January, featuring on every Friday (18.00 Hrs. KSA Time). Got Talent is a British TV format conceived and owned by the ‘American Idol’ fame Simon Cowell.

Commonwealth Parliamentary Association’s role in promoting democracy hailed

It is essential to ensure an equitable distribution of resources and benefit of the growth, provide job security for the youth, hope for the younger generation and social support for the old. This was stated by the Sri Lankan Prime Minister D M Jayaratne addressing the Commonwealth Parliamentary Association’s 3rd Asia Regional Conference held at Hotel Hilton, Colombo. He said in addressing the social issues measures should be taken to narrow the growing gap between the rich and poor.