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Six terrorists killed on Kashmir border


May 12th, 2012 - 2:41 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, May 12 (IANS) The death toll in Thursday's gunfight on Jammu and Kashmir's border has risen to six, and Indian troops are searching the area for more bodies, an ... Read more...

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‘NCTC tantamount to encroaching on state rights’


May 5th, 2012 - 6:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 5 (IANS) Tripura Chief Minister Manik Sarkar Saturday said the present form of the National Counter Terrorism Centre (NCTC) was not acceptable and it would be "tantamount ... Read more...

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CBI sets up anti-human trafficking unit


January 4th, 2012 - 5:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 4 (IANS) To keep tab on human trafficking and abductions across the country, the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has set up an anti-human trafficking unit, a ... Read more...

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Government nod to centralised database to tackle terror (Lead)


June 6th, 2011 - 9:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 6 (IANS) The Indian government Monday gave a green signal to the setting up of the controversial National Intelligence Grid (Natgrid) that will help law enforcement ... Read more...

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Did Headley’s information help locate Ilyas Kashmiri?


June 5th, 2011 - 4:47 pm ICT by IANS
Chicago, June 5 (IANS) One compelling possibility that arises in the aftermath of the drone killing of Ilyas Kashmiri is whether key Mumbai terror plotter David Coleman Headley offered actionable ... Read more...

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Osama raid: US had warned Pakistan of unilateral action


May 9th, 2011 - 5:35 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, May 9 (IANS) The US had time and again warned Pakistan that it would take action, with or without Pakistani cooperation, to take out Al Qaeda leader Osama ... Read more...

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Can India go after Mumbai masterminds in Pakistan? US not sure


May 6th, 2011 - 12:18 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 6 (IANS) Describing the commando operation that killed Osama bin Laden deep inside Pakistan as "clearly unique", the US has declined to say if India had the same ... Read more...

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Pak, India must set up counterterrorism centres for bilateral cooperation: Seminar


March 10th, 2011 - 5:01 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Mar 10(ANI): India and Pakistan should establish Counter Terrorism Centres (CTCs) in their capitals as a way to institutionalise bilateral cooperation against terrorism, a two-day strategic seminar organised under Aman Ki ... Read more...

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Better policing need of the hour: Manmohan Singh


February 1st, 2011 - 6:14 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 1 (ANI): Emphasising on the need of better policing, the Prime Minister, Dr. Manmohan Singh today said that we need to closely examine the functioning of police stations ... Read more...

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Omar concerned over J-K being ranked second among corrupt states


January 27th, 2011 - 7:41 pm ICT by ANI
Jammu, Jan 27 (ANI): Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Thursday expressed concern over his state being ranked number two in the list of most corrupt, and called on vigilance ... Read more...

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Oz govt. must agree to sell uranium to India for civilian use: Ex-diplomat to India


January 21st, 2011 - 12:58 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan 21(ANI): Australia's policy of forbidding uranium sales to India is a thorn in one of the country's crucial 21st century bilateral relationships, a former Australian diplomat to India has ... Read more...

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U.S. Army awards Lockheed Martin $142 million contract for more detection systems


June 9th, 2010 - 1:06 am ICT by BNO News
AKRON, OHIO (BNO NEWS) – Lockheed Martin announced Tuesday that it received a $142 million award from the U.S. Army to begin production of additional Persistent Threat Detection Systems (PTDS) to support ... Read more...

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Post foiled Times Square bomb plot, US deployed fed agents to prevent future attacks


May 21st, 2010 - 2:06 pm ICT by ANI
New York, May 21 (ANI): American prosecutors have revealed that hundreds of federal agents were deployed in different cities of the country to prevent future attacks, days after the arrest of ... Read more...

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Security personnel bust militant hideout in Baramullah


May 12th, 2010 - 5:34 pm ICT by ANI
Baramullah (Jammu and Kashmir), May 12 (ANI): Security personnel busted a militant hideout and recovered a huge cache of arms and explosives in Jammu and Kashmir's Baramullah District.Acting on a tip off, ... Read more...

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Militancy graph has risen in Jammu-Kashmir: Omar


May 11th, 2010 - 11:13 pm ICT by ANI
Nagrota (Jammu and Kashmir), May 11 (ANI): Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Tuesday admitted that the graph of militancy has risen in the region as compared to the last ... Read more...

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US to attack extremists on Pak soil if it doesn’t do so itself: ex-CIA official


May 10th, 2010 - 5:23 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 10 (ANI): With the US authorities almost certain that the confessed Time Square bomber Faisal Shahzad was trained by the Tehreeke-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP), and Secretary of State Hillary Clinton ... Read more...

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CIA post intercept in Karachi behind Mullah Baradar arrest


February 20th, 2010 - 4:28 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb.20 (ANI): The US Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) had set up a base in Karachi and it was the data collected by the post which played a major role in ... Read more...

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US pressure led to Afghan Taliban insurgents’ capture in Pakistan


February 19th, 2010 - 6:35 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 19 (IANS) Months of pressure by the Barack Obama administration on Pakistan's powerful security establishment to side with them led to the capture of senior Afghan Taliban leaders, ... Read more...

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Obama’s blunt warning forced Pak to go after Afghan Taliban


February 19th, 2010 - 12:31 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Feb.19 (ANI): A blunt warning sent by US President Barack Obama in November last year prompted Pakistan to go after the Afghan Taliban leadership, and is being cited as the ... Read more...

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Five killed in US drone strike in North Waziristan


January 30th, 2010 - 12:34 pm ICT by ANI
Peshawar, Jan.30 (ANI): US drones continue to strike militant hideouts in the tribal region along the Pakistan-Afghanistan border, as five more extremists were reportedly killed in a drone strike in North ... Read more...

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Pak, US should bridge trust deficit: Gilani


January 12th, 2010 - 4:06 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Jan 12(ANI): Pakistan Prime Minister Yousaf Raza Gilani has underscored the need to bridge the existing trust deficit with the United States.Talking to a US delegation led by Senator Carl Levin, ... Read more...

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U.S not in favour of direct military intervention in Pakistan: Mike Mullen


January 7th, 2010 - 6:22 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 7(ANI): Chairman of the US Joint Chiefs of Staff Admiral Mike Mullen has said that there would be no direct military intervention of the United States in countries like ... Read more...

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Suicide bomber who attacked CIA post in Afghanistan was trusted Jordanian informant


January 5th, 2010 - 6:00 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 5(ANI): Former U.S. Government officials have revealed that the suicide bomber, who killed seven CIA officers in Afghanistan last week, was a Jordanian informant who lured the officers into a ... Read more...

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Four suspected extremists killed in US drone attack in North Waziristan


January 1st, 2010 - 11:37 am ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Jan. 1 (ANI): At least four suspected extremists were killed in a US Drone in North Waziristan, security officials said."A US drone fired two missiles, which hit a compound of ... Read more...

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Three suspected militants killed in US drone attack in N.Waziristan


December 27th, 2009 - 12:06 pm ICT by ANI
Miranshah, Dec.27 (ANI): At least three extremists were killed and two others injured in a US drone attack on a suspected militant hideout in North Waziristan, late on Saturday evening.According to ... Read more...

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Top Qaeda commander among 17 killed as US drone strikes rain down in Waziristan


December 18th, 2009 - 12:34 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Dec. 18 (ANI) : At least 17 suspected militants, including a key Al-Qaeda commander were killed in two separate drone attacks in the Datta Khel area of North Waziristan.According to ... Read more...

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US will bomb Quetta if it gets actionable intelligence: Obama


December 15th, 2009 - 2:02 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec. 15 (ANI): Even as the Pakistani political and military leadership has reacted strongly to the proposed US drone strikes inside the country, President Barack Obama has warned that America ... Read more...

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End of road if US attacks Quetta as Pak not a banana republic: Official


December 15th, 2009 - 1:32 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Dec. 15 (ANI): A senior Pakistani official has said that the US should stop dictating terms to the country, as Pakistan is not a 'banana republic', and warned that ... Read more...

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Laden not in Pakistan : Gilani


December 4th, 2009 - 2:35 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec.4 (ANI): Pakistan Prime Yousuf Raza Gilani has rejected US President Barack Obama's claims regarding the presence of Al-Qaeda leadership in the country, saying there is no 'credible' information' about ... Read more...

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US reluctant to share intelligence inputs with Pak fearing leaks from ISI


October 12th, 2009 - 3:07 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct.12 (ANI): Pakistan has long been demanding from the United States to share the real time intelligence inputs regarding the Al-Qaeda and the Taliban so that it could take action ... Read more...

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US will now be seeking ‘quid pro quo’ from Pak after killing Mehsud


August 8th, 2009 - 12:49 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Aug 8 (ANI): After the killing of dreaded militant commander Baitullah Mehud, the US may now seek to get more cooperation from the Pakistan Government in hunting down Taliban leaders ... Read more...

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Pak to US: Provide latest military technology, real time intelligence


July 23rd, 2009 - 2:20 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, July 23 (ANI): Pakistan has urged the United States to provide the latest military technology and real time intelligence inputs to help it to counter the terror threat.During his meeting ... Read more...

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Chidambaram outlines Congress’ plan to tackle terror (Lead)


April 7th, 2009 - 6:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 7 (IANS) Home Minister P. Chidambaram Tuesday announced a "comprehensive action plan" by the Congress party to tackle terrorism and said only the Congress could effectively deal with ... Read more...

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Crisis management group to handle outcome of terror attacks: Manmohan


January 6th, 2009 - 5:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 6 (IANS) With India having revamped the Multi-Agency Centre for collecting and analyzing intelligence, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Tuesday announced the setting up of a permanent Crisis Management Group ... Read more...

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Troop redeployment is Pakistan’s not-so-subtle message to Obama


December 27th, 2008 - 1:59 pm ICT by IANS
Chicago, Dec 27 (IANS) Away from Chicago's intensely cold winter and vacationing in the salubrious climes of his birth state Hawaii, President-elect Barack Obama is being delivered a not-so-subtle message by Pakistan.The ... Read more...

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