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US warns of LeT threat, asks Pakistan to act


August 1st, 2012 - 11:21 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 1 (IANS) Expressing great concern over continued threat posed by Lashkar-e-Taiba to stability in South Asia, the United States has asked Pakistan to take more action against the ... Read more...

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Al Qaeda determined to make ‘new history’: report


April 30th, 2012 - 12:43 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, April 30 (IANS) A dead Osama bin Laden is as dangerous as a living one, senior Pakistani journalist Hamid Mir has written a year after the killing of the ... Read more...

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Pakistan deports Osama family to Saudi Arabia


April 27th, 2012 - 6:16 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, April 27 (IANS) Pakistan early Friday deported slain Al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden's three widows and 11 other family members to Saudi Arabia.They had been in custody ... Read more...

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Osama’s children free to go, wives face cases, says Pakistan


March 9th, 2012 - 2:40 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, March 9 (IANS) Pakistan's Interior Minister Rehman A. Malik has said the late Al Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden's children were free to travel abroad as there were no ... Read more...

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Pakistan set to demolish Osama’s hideout?


February 26th, 2012 - 1:04 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Feb 25 (IANS) Heavy machinery was brought to Pakistan's Abbotabad city Saturday in an indication that the compound, once served as slain Al Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden's hideout, ... Read more...

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10 killed in Pakistan mine collapse


January 25th, 2012 - 9:39 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Jan 25 (IANS) At least 10 labourers were killed and several injured when a phosphate mine collapsed in Pakistan's Abbotabad city Wednesday afternoon.The incident occurred in Kali Daar area ... Read more...

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Chastain in talks for Osama movie?


January 6th, 2012 - 6:36 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 6 (IANS) Actress Jessica Chastain has reportedly been approached to play a field intelligence analyst in a movie based on the death of Al Qaeda chief Osama bin ... Read more...

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Pakistani who helped CIA track down Osama faces treason charges


October 7th, 2011 - 12:43 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Oct 6 (IANS) A Pakistani panel, investigating the US raid to kill Osama bin Laden in Abbotabad May 2, Thursday suggested registration of treason charges against a doctor who ... Read more...

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Kayani, Mullen to meet in Spain


September 15th, 2011 - 2:46 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Sep 15 (IANS) Pakistani Army chief Gen. Ashfaq Parvez Kayani and chairman of the US Joint Chiefs of Staff Admiral Mike Mullen will meet in Spain on the sidelines ... Read more...

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Bali bomb suspect Umar Petek extradited from Pakistan to Indonesia


August 11th, 2011 - 8:31 pm ICT by BNO News
JAKARTA, INDONESIA (BNO NEWS) -- Indonesia's National Police on Thursday confirmed that Bali bomb suspect Umar Petek arrived in the nation's capital after being extradited from Pakistan.National Police spokesman Inspector General Anton ... Read more...

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Judge to head Pakistan panel on Osama


June 1st, 2011 - 4:07 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 1 (IANS) A Supreme Court judge would head a five-member panel that would probe the Abbottabad incident in which Osama bin Laden was shot dead by US ... Read more...

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Taliban’s revenge: 80 killed in Pakistan suicide blasts (Third Lead)


May 13th, 2011 - 7:56 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, May 13 (IANS) Two suicide bombers blew themselves up at a training centre for Pakistani security personnel Friday, killing at least 80 people and injuring over 100. The ... Read more...

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US deployed three aircraft carriers to support Operation Geronimo


May 11th, 2011 - 11:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 11 (IANS) The US Navy deployed an unprecedented three aircraft carriers to support Operation Geronimo, and gave very strong air cover to the SEALs who hunted down ... Read more...

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India to gain from strained US-Pak ties


May 5th, 2011 - 2:14 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 5 (ANI): India is all set to gain as Washington's approach to Islamabad is surely going to change after the US military killed Osama bin Laden at his hideaway ... Read more...

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BJP asks Manmohan to review talks with Pakistan


May 4th, 2011 - 4:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 4 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Wednesday urged Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to review his decision to restore peace talks with Pakistan after Osama bin ... Read more...

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Pak military says it was not forewarned about US strike on Bin Laden


May 3rd, 2011 - 2:16 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, May 3 (ANI): Pakistan's military has said it hadn't been forewarned about the U.S. strike on a compound in Abbottabad that killed al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden.Bin Laden was ... Read more...

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Osama’s son had warned that America could face a more violent enemy after father’s death


May 3rd, 2011 - 2:07 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 3 (ANI): Omar bin Laden, the fourth son of Al-Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden, had warned that America could face a broader and more violent enemy after his father's death ... Read more...

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From PM to commoner, all welcome bin Laden killing (Roundup)


May 2nd, 2011 - 10:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 2 (IANS) Indians across the spectrum - from Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to the 'aam aadmi' on the street - Monday welcomed the killing of Al ... Read more...

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US erupts in joy over Osama killing


May 2nd, 2011 - 4:48 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 2 (IANS) US erupted in joy as news broke that Al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden has been killed in Pakistan.There was jubilation outside the White House ... Read more...

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Time to remember those killed by Osama: Cameron


May 2nd, 2011 - 4:40 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 2 (IANS) British Prime Minister David Cameron Monday welcomed the news of the death of Al Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden and said it was "time to ... Read more...

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Australian PM congratulates US on Osama’s death


May 2nd, 2011 - 4:37 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 2 (IANS) Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard has congratulated the US on the operation that led to Osama bin Laden's death in Pakistan, CNN reported."Our fight against terrorism ... Read more...

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Did Pakistan know of US raid to kill Osama?


May 2nd, 2011 - 4:37 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 2 (IANS) There was intense speculation Monday on whether the US had kept Islamabad in the know when it decided to stage a daring assault on Pakistan's ... Read more...

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Pakistanis shocked over Osama death, angry at US


May 2nd, 2011 - 4:36 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, May 2 (IANS) "I don't think it's genuine" said one on Facebook. "Why do I get the sinking feeling that all hell is about to break loose in ... Read more...

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Osama’s body buried at sea


May 2nd, 2011 - 3:23 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 2 (IANS) The body of Al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden has been buried at sea after he was killed by US forces in Pakistan, a media ... Read more...

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Osama resisted assault, was shot in the head


May 2nd, 2011 - 3:08 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 2 (IANS) Al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden was shot in the head during the assault by US forces at a mansion in Pakistan's Abbotabad city, a ... Read more...

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Osama’s killing underlines concern about Pakistan: India (Lead)


May 2nd, 2011 - 2:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 2 (IANS) India Monday called Al Qaida founder Osama bin Laden's killing a "milestone", with External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna and Home Minister P. Chidambaram saying ... Read more...

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World must keep eliminating terror havens: India


May 2nd, 2011 - 1:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 2 (IANS) Indian External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna Monday called the killing of Osama bin Laden a "historic development, but urged the international community to continue to ... Read more...

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Bush congratulates Obama on Bin Laden killing


May 2nd, 2011 - 1:10 pm ICT by ANI
Dallas (Texas), May 2 (ANI): Former US president George W. Bush has congratulated President Barack Obama and the members of the military for the successful elimination of Al Qaeda chief Osama ... Read more...

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Osama’s son killed in Pakistan


May 2nd, 2011 - 12:23 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, May 2 (IANS) A son of Al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden has been killed in Pakistan, a media report said.Xinhua quoted Duniya TV as saying that one ... Read more...

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Army chopper shot down in city where Osama killed


May 2nd, 2011 - 11:55 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, May 2 (IANS) An army helicopter was shot down early Monday morning in Pakistan's Abbotabad city where Al Qaeda founder Osama bin Laden was killed, a media report said.Geo ... Read more...

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Osama bin Laden killed in Pakistan: Obama (Third Lead)


May 2nd, 2011 - 11:18 am ICT by IANS
Washington, May 2 (IANS) The world's most wanted terrorist and Al Qaeda founder Osama bin Laden has been killed in Pakistan, US President Barack Obama announced, describing it as ... Read more...

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Pak’s discarded Test fast bowler Sami fined, banned again in Quaid Trophy


December 25th, 2010 - 4:54 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Dec 25 (ANI): Mohammad Sami, Pakistan's discarded Test fast bowler, has been slapped with yet another fine and ban in the ongoing Quaid-e-Azam Trophy Tournament for excessive appealing.Semi, who was ... Read more...

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Musharraf will be ‘welcomed’ by chief justice: Gilani


September 13th, 2010 - 8:15 pm ICT by IANS
By Awais Saleem Islamabad, Sep 13 (IANS) Former Pakistani president Pervez Musharraf, who has hinted at his return after spending two years abroad, would be "welcomed" by a clutch of cases pending ... Read more...

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Pak police registers murder, kidnapping case against Musharraf


May 20th, 2009 - 11:59 am ICT by ANI
Lahore, May 20 (ANI): The Abbottabad Police has registered a case against former President General Pervez Musharraf on charges of murder, attempt to murder and kidnapping.The case has been filed on ... Read more...

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Kayani meets PM as confrontation looms over sacked judges (Third Lead)


March 11th, 2009 - 10:08 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, March 11 (IANS) Pakistan Army chief Gen. Ashfaq Parvez Kayani Wednesday met Prime Minister Yusuf Raza Gilani against the backdrop of a confrontation looming over restoring Supreme Court judges sacked two ... Read more...

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