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Top US Delegation invites Modi

A high-profile American delegation, comprising parliamentarians and businessmen, today met Gujarat chief minister NarendraModi, who was denied visa by the US over the issue of post-Godhra riots, and invited him to visit their country.

Gujarat chief minister NarendraModi
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Major Cyber Attack across the Globe

The sudden loss of speed of broadband connections across the globe has now been accounted for – and it is not a nice thing to hear about. It is due to a concerted cyber-attack, perhaps owing to a dispute between a firm specialized in anti-spam activities and a well-known Dutch server company.

Major Cyber Attack across the Globe
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Decide which side you are on, Congress attacks Mulayam

The war of words between Congress and Samajwadi Party (SP) chief Mulayam Singh Yadav sharpened on Thursday with Congress asking the Uttar Pradesh stalwart to decide which side of the secular-communal divide he is on.

Samajwadi Party (SP) chief Mulayam Singh Yadav
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Mob Attacked Muslim Owned”Fashion Bug”Clothing Establishment at Pepiliyana

The latest causality of the hate campaign against Muslims owned business establishment in Sri Lanka was the ‘Fashion Bug’ warehouse at Pepiliyana.

Mob Attacked  Muslim Owned”Fashion Bug”Clothing Establishment at Pepiliyana
Mob Attacked  Muslim Owned”Fashion Bug”Clothing Establishment at Pepiliyana
Mob Attacked  Muslim Owned”Fashion Bug”Clothing Establishment at Pepiliyana
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I Am Malala. - life story worth $3m

Malala Yousafzai, the teenage girl shot by the Taliban for promoting girls' education, is to tell her life story in a book due out later this year, the publishers said on Thursday, in a deal reportedly worth around $3m.

Malala Yousafzai, the teenage girl shot by the Taliban for promoting girls' education,
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New Ambassadors Appointed to Brazil, France & Malaysia

Sri Lanka's Ministry of External Affairs has decided on Ambassador designates for France, Malaysia and Brazil.

Mr. Raja A. Edirisuriya, former Chairman of Mihin Air has assumed duties as Ambassador to Brazil on 12 March.
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Nelson Mandela has been admitted to a hospital with lung infection

Nelson Mandela, 94-year-old South African icon has been admitted to a hospital yesterday (Wednesday) with a recurring lung infection.

Nelson Mandela - File Photo
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FCO Director For South Asia Visits Jaffna

Foreign and Commonwealth Office Director for South Asia, Neil Crompton, made an official visit to Jaffna on Wednesday, 27 March, 2013, along with the British Deputy High Commissioner, Robbie Bulloch.

Neil Crompton Robbie Bulloch and Colin Pawley
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Top US Delegation invites Modi

Members of the delegation praised the Gujarat chief minister and his efforts to transform the state's economy.Modi had been denied visa by the US since 2005 due to allegations of mishandling of the 2002 riots against his government.

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