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New Delhi, July 3 (ANI): Union Minister of Urban Development, Housing and Poverty Alleviation and Parliamentary Affairs M. Venkaiah Naidu has called for a radical shift in approaches to urban planning, development and management to effectively meet the growing challenges of urbanization being driven by liberalisation, privatisation and globalisation.
Nigel Farage hails 'extraordinary' UKIP win in European election May 26, 1:05 pm
London, May 26 (ANI): Nigel Farage has secured 'most extraordinary result in British politics' as UKIP stormed to victory in the European elections.
Saudi blogger Raif Badawi sentenced to 10 years in jail May 8, 12:40 pm
London, May 8 (ANI): A court in Saudi Arabia has reportedly sentenced blogger Raif Badawi to 10 years in jail for insulting Islam and setting up a liberal web forum.
US college offers course based on 'Theology of Harry Potter' Apr 25, 12:12 pm
Washington, Apr.25 (ANI): A religion course based on the "Theology of Harry Potter" is now being offered by a private liberal arts college in Kentucky in order to assist students to develop an understanding of theological concepts such as God, sin, and theodicy.
Washington, March 14 (ANI): President of the nonprofit research group Catholic Family and Human Rights Institute, Austin Ruse, believes that all liberal leaders of 'modern universities should be taken out and shot'.
London, Feb. 15 (ANI): Following the listing of Indian businessman Sudhir Choudhrie as an international arms dealer on the Indian fraud squad's blacklist of "undesirables", the Liberal Democrats are caught up in a fresh donor row.
Dalai Lama only supports marijuana for medical purposes Jan 30, 1:46 pm
Washington, Jan. 30 (ANI): Dalai Lama said at the national debate over liberalizing marijuana laws that he supports the use of marijuana for just medical purposes.
Japan scraps 'never wage a war' pledge Jan 20, 5:07 pm
Beijing, Jan. 20 (ANI): Japan's Liberal Democratic Party has reportedly scrapped 'never wage a war' pledge at its 81st LDP annual convention in Tokyo.
Russian Lib Dem leader Zhirinovsky tells party members to have sex four times a year Jan 15, 3:27 pm
London, Jan. 15 (ANI): Russian Liberal Democrats leader Vladimir Zhirinovsky has reportedly told his party members to have sex only four times a year.
UK minister calls for ban on humiliating 'fat phrases' Dec 23, 1:55 pm
London, Dec. 23 (ANI): British Liberal Democrat politician for equalities Jo Swinson believes that demeaning 'fat phrases', like muffin tops and thunder thighs, should be banned.
New Delhi, Dec. 22, (ANI): Union Information and Broadcasting Minister Manish Tewari on Sunday said it is irony to know that certain elements in Paksitan are opposing the move to rename a square in Lahore in the memory of Shaheed Bhagat Singh, as India and Pakistan share a common heritage.
Wellington, Nov. 26 (ANI): Google's Executive Chairman, Eric Schmidt has reportedly said that the rise of social media in China will lead to its liberalisation, and as more people go online, China's government will be powerless to halt the changes.
Liberals may not be as unique as they believe Nov 20, 1:23 pm
Washington, Nov. 20 (ANI): A new study has said that liberals "underestimate" the amount of actual agreement among those who share their ideology, while conservatives "overestimate" intra-group agreement.
Pak NGO urges India to implement visa liberalisation agreement Oct 26, 12:56 pm
Islamabad, Oct. 26 (ANI): Pakistan Institute of Labour Education and Research (PILER) Executive Director Karamat Ali has urged India's Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde to help implement the long-pending visa liberalisation agreement between the two countries.
US envoy nominee for S. Asia says Indian economy strong, liberalization would strengthen ties Sep 14, 11:47 am
Islamabad, Sept. 14 (ANI): The nominee to be the US diplomat for South Asia, Nisha Desai Biswal reportedly sees the Indian economy as strong and believes that further liberalization would strengthen relations.
Washington, Sept. 11 (ANI): Both liberals and conservatives look for a date who are like minded, a new study has suggested.
London, Sept 08 (ANI): Researchers have developed a new method of freeing the blocked zip which will guard men from certain injuries caused by a jammed trouser zipper.
Clive Palmer may sue Murdoch over article questioning his 'authenticity as businessman' Sep 5, 11:22 am
Sydney, Sept. 5 (ANI): Businessman Clive Palmer has threatened to sue Rupert Murdoch following a critical article about the businessman.
New Delhi, Sept.1 (ANI): Mandi Member of Parliament Pratibha Singh met Union Labour and Employment Minister Sis Ram Ola here recently, and requested him to provide liberal funds for the infrastructure development of the Rs. 1000 crore ESI Medical College and Hospital at Ner Chowk in Mandi.
New Delhi, Aug. 21 (ANI): Communist Party of India (CPI) leader D. Raja on Wednesday accused Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh and his government of using communalism as a cover for their defective economic policies.
Economy needs to be saved, can't be revived: D. Raja Aug 20, 12:08 pm
New Delhi, Aug. 20 (ANI): Communist Party of India leader D. Raja on Tuesday slammed the ruling Congress-led UPA Government for insisting on its neo-liberal policies, and said that the Centre has ensured that there is no scope of revival of the Indian economy.
Oz shadow treasurer Hockey 'invokes Clooney' to laugh off Abbott's sex appeal gaffe Aug 14, 11:01 am
Sydney, Aug. 14 (ANI): Australia's shadow treasurer Joe Hockey laughed off Liberal Party leader Tony Abbott's 'sex appeal' gaffe, noting that he had earlier compared him with movie star George Clooney.
Oz opposition leader Tony Abbott touts female candidate's 'sex appeal' as potential election winner Aug 13, 3:21 pm
Sydney, Aug. 13 (ANI): Australia's Opposition Leader Tony Abbott has said one of his key candidates for western Sydney has a 'bit of sex appeal'.
Wellington, August 2 (ANI): Britain's Liberal Democratic Party leader Nick Clegg and his wife Miriam have given royal parents William and Kate a big bag of coffee as a present.
Chidambaram says 'Govt. will further liberalise FDI policy' Jul 31, 7:43 pm
New Delhi, July 31 (ANI): Finance Minister P. Chidambaram, who completed one year in office today, said that the government will further liberalise the FDI policy and encourage public sector undertakings, which have strong balance sheets, to raise funds from overseas markets.
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