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Martyrs` Day Rally: Mamata Brushes off Congress

The political indifferences between UPA allies, Tirnamool Congress and Congress, are looming large as the West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee brushed off the latter in rally organised by her on Saturday. Jul 21, 2012

Sea Pollution Control Ship Commissioned Into Indian Coast Guard

Advanced and sophisticated sea pollution control ship 'Samudra Paheredar' was commissioned into the Indian Costal Guard fleet by Navy chief Nirmal Verma, on Friday at Gujarat's Hazira port near Surat. This is the second of the series of three Pollution Control Vessels (PCVs) being built by ABG Shipyard, Surat. Jul 21, 2012
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Outlook Pulls Time Magazine Stunt, Brands Obama ‘The Underachiever': India Goes Tit-for-Tat?

Popular weekly Outlook India launched an all-out attack on US, with its latest edition brandishing President Barack Obama on its cover calling him "The Underachiever". The magazine's point-blank move was in direct response to Time magazine's recent wisecrack at Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, who was labeled with the same tag by the US-based publication a week earlier. Jul 20, 2012
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US Navy Ship Firing Kills Indian Fisherman; India Urges UAE to Investigate

A security team from a US Navy ship fired on a small boat off the coast of Dubai on Monday, killing one Indian fisherman and injuring three others, a United Arab Emirates official said. The USNS Rappahannock fired on the small boat after it ignored warnings and rapidly approached the ship near Jebel Ali, the US Navy said in a statement. Jul 17, 2012