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Chinese tightrope walker survives high wire fall


July 9th, 2012 - 9:14 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Hunan, July 9 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Chinese stuntman Aisikaier Wubulikasimu ought to thank his lucky stars that he survived after a high wire fall, above a gorge.Aisikaier Wubulikasimu was walking 650 feet above ... Read more...

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Kenyan forces in shootout with French woman’s abductors


October 2nd, 2011 - 12:01 am ICT by IANS
Nairobi, Oct 1 (IANS) Kenya's security forces were engaged in a fierce shootout with abductors of the French woman who was kidnapped early on Saturday from a resort island in ... Read more...

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Sikh MP’s fury over Canadian political party’s parliamentary ban on kirpans demand


January 20th, 2011 - 4:45 pm ICT by ANI
Montreal, Jan 20(ANI): The Bloc Quebecois (BQ), a federal political party in Canada, has sought a parliamentary ban on the kirpan after four Sikhs, who refused to surrender their ceremonial daggers, were ... Read more...

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Cool Grey 11 Shoes Debuting Today


December 23rd, 2010 - 8:26 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Dec 23, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The fans of ace former basketball player have reasons to feel happy about. The much touted Cool Grey Air Jordon 11 shoes will go on sale ... Read more...

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Notification issued for fifth phase of Bihar polls


October 15th, 2010 - 3:15 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Oct 15 (IANS) The Election Commission Friday issued the notification for the fifth phase of the six-phase Bihar assembly elections.In the fifth round due Nov 9, polling will be held ... Read more...

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Don’t foresee problem after Ayodhya verdict: Chidambaram (Lead)


September 29th, 2010 - 7:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 29 (IANS) A day before the Allahabad High Court's verdict on the Ayodhya dispute, Home Minister P. Chidambaram Wednesday said the government did not foresee any problems after ... Read more...

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Don’t foresee problem after Ayodhya verdict: Chidambaram


September 29th, 2010 - 6:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 29 (IANS) A day before Allahabad High Court's verdict on the Ayodhya dispute, Home Minister P. Chidambaram Wednesday said the government didn't foresee any problems after the announcement ... Read more...

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Security tightened in Bengal ahead of Independence Day


August 14th, 2010 - 9:25 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 14 (IANS) Exit and entry points to Kolkata have been kept under intense vigil as part of enhanced security across West Bengal ahead of the country's 64th Independence Day Sunday, ... Read more...

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Amarnath Yatra suspended temporarily at Udhampur


June 30th, 2010 - 3:57 pm ICT by ANI
Jammu, June 30 (ANI): The annual Amarnath Yatra has been temporarily halted in Jammu and Kashmir's Udhampur district due to the turbulent situation in the state.The Yatra is expected to resume ... Read more...

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Amaranth Yatra commences under tight security


June 30th, 2010 - 1:35 pm ICT by ANI
By Tahir Nadeem KhanJammu, June 30 (ANI): The annual Amarnath Yatra began on Wednesday with the first batch of 557 pilgrims leaving for the Himalayan cave shrine of Amarnath from here.Jammu and ... Read more...

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Qaeda threat to keep football fans away from greeting World Cup teams in South Africa


May 27th, 2010 - 12:25 pm ICT by ANI
Cape Town, May 27(ANI): Football fans have been told that they will not be allowed to greet their team when they arrive in South Africa for next month's World Cup.The South African ... Read more...

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Musharraf govt. ‘deliberately’ failed to provide security cover to Benazir: UN report


April 16th, 2010 - 11:56 am ICT by ANI
New York, Apr.16 (ANI): The much awaited United Nations (UN) enquiry commission's report over former Pakistan Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto's assassination has blamed the then Musharraf government of 'deliberately' failing to ... Read more...

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Gilchrist happy with IPL security, says Oz cricket bosses apply double standards


March 11th, 2010 - 1:48 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Mar 11 (ANI): Adam Gilchrist has backed comments by Damien Martyn that suggest Australian cricket bosses are applying double standards when it comes to assessing security threats on the subcontinent. He ... Read more...

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Pak-Afghan border disputes harming terror war: Sources


March 8th, 2010 - 12:45 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Mar 8(ANI): The lingering small-scale border disputes between Pakistan and Afghanistan are reportedly making it difficult for the security forces in the country to fight terrorism and eliminate cross-border movements.Well-placed military ... Read more...

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26/11 victims’ families go to apex court over hotel security


January 8th, 2010 - 8:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 8 (IANS) Four Mumbaikars who lost their family members in 26/11 have approached the Supreme Court seeking direction for enactment of laws for adequate security measures in luxury hotels ... Read more...

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Ayodhya Muslims recall horror of Babri mosque demolition


December 5th, 2009 - 2:55 pm ICT by ANI
Ayodhya, Dec 5 (ANI): On the eve of the 17th anniversary of the demolition of Babri mosque in Ayodhya, some Muslims organizations here recalled the event that resulted in horror in various ... Read more...

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Home Ministry issues high alert on the eve of Babri mosque demolition anniversary


December 4th, 2009 - 10:49 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Dec 4(ANI): Union Home Ministry on Friday advised all the states to be on high alert on the eve of the 17th anniversary of the demolition of Babri mosque.The ... Read more...

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Polling in Maharashtra, Haryana and Arunachal Pradesh begins


October 13th, 2009 - 10:55 am ICT by ANI
Mumbai / Chandigarh / Itanagar, Oct 13 (ANI): Polling to elect new assemblies in Maharashtra, Haryana and Arunachal Pradesh began on Tuesday.The voting is being held in a single phase in ... Read more...

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EC deploys unprecedented security for assembly polls in three states


October 12th, 2009 - 3:17 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai / Chandigarh / Itanagar, Oct 12 (ANI): The Election Commission of India (ECI) has made elaborate security arrangements to ensure free and fair polls in Maharashtra, Haryana and Arunachal Pradesh ... Read more...

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Tripura celebrates 63rd Independence Day amidst tight security


August 15th, 2009 - 8:56 pm ICT by ANI
Agartala, Aug. 15 (ANI): As the nation celebrated the 63rd Independence Day with a joyous mood on Saturday, the I-Day function was held under tight security in Tripura.Security had been beefed ... Read more...

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Nepal strike cripples vehicular traffic in Siliguri


June 7th, 2009 - 12:49 pm ICT by ANI
Siliguri, June 7 (ANI): A shutdown by Maoists in Nepal to protest over their demand for the sacking of Army Chief General Rookmangud Katawal, crippled normal life in Siliguri on Saturday as ... Read more...

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NALCO to resume full-capacity bauxite production at Orissa mine


May 12th, 2009 - 4:13 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, May 12 (IANS) State-run National Aluminium Co Ltd (NALCO) will resume bauxite production at full capacity at its Panchpatmali mine in Orissa Tuesday, more than a month after the mine was ... Read more...

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Sri Lankan Tamils vandalise Indian High Commission in London


April 27th, 2009 - 7:46 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 27 (IANS) Sri Lankan Tamil protesters smashed windows of the Indian High Commission and some forced their way inside the building during a demonstration here Monday. The High Commission has ... Read more...

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Adequate security in Maoist affected areas: poll panel


April 22nd, 2009 - 7:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 22 (IANS) The Election Commission says tight security arrangements have been made in Maoist violence affected Lok Sabha constituencies in Jharkhand and Madhya Pradesh that go to polls Thursday, ... Read more...

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High alert in Kashmir ahead of general elections


March 28th, 2009 - 5:09 pm ICT by ANI
Srinagar/New Delhi, Mar 28 (ANI): In the wake of upcoming elections to the Lok Sabha and recent instances of infiltration bids by the anti-national forces, a high alert has been sounded in ... Read more...

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Malls lack proper security, says police chief


February 21st, 2009 - 9:03 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Feb 21 (IANS) Shopping malls and multiplexes in Kolkata have not taken adequate security measures despite the Mumbai terror attack, Police Commissioner Gautam Mohan Chakraborty said Saturday. "I am not fully satisfied ... Read more...

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West Bengal cops on toes over PM, Maradona visits


December 6th, 2008 - 8:36 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Dec 6 (IANS) Security was beefed up in West Bengal as Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and Argentinean football legend Diego Maradona arrived Saturday, an official said."Watertight security has been arranged at ... Read more...

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Group of Ministers to monitor Commonwealth Games preparations


December 4th, 2008 - 7:33 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Dec.4 (ANI): The Central Government has constituted a Group of Ministers (GOM) to ensure that preparations for Commonwealth Games progresses as per schedule. The Group of Ministers will report back ... Read more...

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Security beefed up at Tata’s Nano plant site


August 23rd, 2008 - 6:14 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 23 (IANS) Security arrangements around Tata Motors' Nano project site at Singur have been strengthened ahead of an indefinite agitation against the project from Sunday. Group chairman Ratan Tata has ... Read more...

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Two killed in Assam clashes over Bangladeshi migrants issue


August 18th, 2008 - 11:25 am ICT by IANS
Guwahati, Aug 18 (IANS) Two people were killed and six others injured when miscreants set ablaze dozens of huts in Assam in clashes between two communities over the issue of harassing genuine ... Read more...

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States advised to step up security, police patrolling


July 28th, 2008 - 10:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 28 (IANS) The union home ministry Monday asked states and union territories to increase police patrolling and take adequate security measures in the wake of the terror strikes in ... Read more...

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Tribal dancers to debut at Ahmedabad’s 131st Jagannath chariot procession


June 30th, 2008 - 10:03 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, June 30 (IANS) Ahmedabad's 131-year-old Lord Jagannath chariot procession will have a new feature this year: tribal dancers will join music bands, gymnasts' teams and beautifully caparisoned elephants when the three ... Read more...

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Kashmir relatively calm, Jammu protests U-turn on land row (Roundup)


June 30th, 2008 - 5:39 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar/Jammu, June 30 (IANS) Tension in the Muslim-dominated Kashmir Valley was less heightened Monday but the Hindu-majority Jammu strongly protested the government's "U-turn" on the Amarnath land row as some angry youths ... Read more...

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Severe shortages hit Valley as shutdown enters seventh day


June 30th, 2008 - 4:05 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, June 30 (IANS) Life in the Kashmir Valley remained crippled due to a shutdown for the seventh day Monday against the forest land row even after the Shri Amarnath Shrine Board ... Read more...

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‘Pakistan must apologise if reasons for truce violation invalid’


May 27th, 2008 - 2:26 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, May 27 (IANS) The defence ministry Tuesday said unprovoked firing from Pakistan across the Line of Control (LoC) has come as a surprise after five years of ceasefire and that ... Read more...

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