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Deshmukh’s mortal remains consigned to flames (Second Lead)


August 15th, 2012 - 8:06 pm ICT by IANS
Latur, Aug 15 (IANS) A sea of humanity poured out on all roads leading to Babhalgaon village in this Maharashtra district as thousands paid their last tributes to their ... Read more...

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Sea of humanity pays respects to Deshmukh, funeral in evening (Lead)


August 15th, 2012 - 4:29 pm ICT by IANS
Latur, Aug 15 (IANS) A sea of humanity poured out on all roads leading to Babhalgaon village in Latur district where the body of their beloved leader Vilasrao Deshmukh ... Read more...

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Have few flight paths over populated areas: Pakistani daily


May 19th, 2012 - 12:56 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, May 19 (IANS) Few flight paths should go over densely populated areas, said a leading Pakistani daily Saturday following the death of four pilots in a mid-air collision of ... Read more...

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Pakistan Air Force aircraft crashes, pilot killed


November 14th, 2011 - 4:12 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Nov 14 (IANS) A Pakistani Air Force trainer crashed Monday morning in a hilly area some 80 km west of capital Islamabad, killing its pilot, a PAF spokesman said. Rescue ... Read more...

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‘China cannot be a factor in India-Pakistan dialogue’


June 22nd, 2011 - 8:07 pm ICT by IANS
On board special flight, June 22 (IANS) Ahead of foreign secretary-level talks with Pakistan, India Wednesday made it clear that China cannot be a factor in its dialogue on "problems ... Read more...

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Israeli strike kills two in Gaza, Israel deploys anti-missile system


March 27th, 2011 - 9:58 pm ICT by BNO News
GAZA (BNO NEWS) -- Israeli warplanes on Sunday raided Jabalya refugee camp, north of Gaza, killing two Palestinians and wounding a man critically, Palestine News and Info Agency WAFA reported.Medical sources announced ... Read more...

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Antony opens Asia’s biggest air show in Bangalore


February 9th, 2011 - 12:36 pm ICT by ANI
By Praful Kumar SinghBangalore, Feb 9 (ANI): Asia's biggest air show, Aero India 2011, was inaugurated today by Defence Minister AK Antony at Air Force Station, Yelahanka.Asia's premier air show will ... Read more...

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China Attempts To Pass ‘Top Gun’ Footage As Military Drill


January 31st, 2011 - 6:25 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Jan 31, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The state broadcaster of China, China Central Television (CCTV) has been at the receiving end of a flurry of questions after a report about the air ... Read more...

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Chinese premier given extraordinary welcome in Pakistan


December 17th, 2010 - 4:18 pm ICT by IANS
By Awais Saleem Islamabad, Dec 17 (IANS) Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao reached Islamabad from New Delhi Friday as Pakistan Air Force aircraft escorted his official plane to Chaklala airbase where his Pakistani counterpart ... Read more...

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Islamabad accuses India of violating Pak air space 20 times in 2010


December 11th, 2010 - 1:12 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Dec 11(ANI): Pakistan has claimed that Indian Air Force aircraft violated its air space twenty times in the year 2010, and 182 times since November 2007.In response to a recent ... Read more...

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US Air Force ferries security tonnage ahead of Obama visit


October 28th, 2010 - 5:00 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 28 (IANS) Hectic last-minute preparations have started in Mumbai with two US Air Force aircraft bringing in tonnes of security equipment for US President Barack Obama's visit, beginning here ... Read more...

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IAF aircraft carrying relief material reaches Leh


August 7th, 2010 - 3:16 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Aug 7 (IANS) An Indian Air Force aircraft carrying relief material from Chandigarh Saturday made a safe landing in Jammu and Kashmir's Leh town that was lashed by massive flash floods ... Read more...

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Alien object seen in Uruguay


July 22nd, 2010 - 11:13 am ICT by IANS
Montevideo, July 22 (IANS/EFE) A black spot of unknown origin was seen in the sky above the Uruguayan capital on the day people were celebrating the return of their national team from ... Read more...

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Pak Law Minister slapped with legal notice over ‘extravagant spending’ on lawyers


June 20th, 2010 - 1:50 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, June 20 (ANI): Pakistan Law Minister Babar Awan has been slapped with a legal notice for spending over 40 million rupees to please lawyers and gain their favour.According to The Daily ... Read more...

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Antony asks air force to follow procedures, cut crashes


April 26th, 2010 - 10:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 26 (IANS) Defence Minister A.K. Antony Monday asked senior officers of the Indian Air Force (IAF) to ensure that proper procedures are being followed to reduce accidents. "An issue that ... Read more...

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Australian Air Force aircraft loses two landing gear doors during training flight


April 14th, 2010 - 5:39 pm ICT by BNO News
SYDNEY (BNO NEWS) -- An Australian Air Force aircraft lost two landing gear doors during a training flight about 200 kilometers (124 miles) east of Melbourne on Wednesday morning, the country's Department ... Read more...

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President attends poignant tribute for Indians killed in Kabul


February 27th, 2010 - 11:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 27 (IANS) With the headlights of military trucks illuminating the area and President Pratibha Patil looking on solemnly, six tricolour-draped coffins carrying the bodies of the Indians killed ... Read more...

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Fog lifts for R-Day flypast, flower shower cancelled (Lead)


January 26th, 2010 - 1:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 26 (IANS) As the sky turned blue after a dense fog in the morning, Indian Air Force aircraft were able to carry out the customary flypast during the Republic ... Read more...

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UAE aircraft with arms resume flight from Kolkata


September 7th, 2009 - 1:29 pm ICT by IBNS
Kolkata, Sept 7 (IBNS) A United Arab Emirates (UAE) Air Force aircraft that was detained along with its nine crew members at the Kolkata airport after customs officers found a large cache ... Read more...

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No emergency signals received from YSR’s missing chopper


September 3rd, 2009 - 3:48 am ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Sep 3 (IANS) With the helicopter carrying Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Y.S. Rajasekhara Reddy, which went missing Wednesday morning, not emitting emergency signals, the authorities here are hoping that he is ... Read more...

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Possible Air France AF447 2009 crash debris sighted


June 2nd, 2009 - 7:27 pm ICT by John Le Fevre
The crew of a French freighter have spotted debris floating on the Atlantic Ocean in an area where missing Air France flight AF447 is suspected of crashing. The sighting by the crew ... Read more...

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Probe into near-disaster at Mumbai airport begins


February 10th, 2009 - 3:04 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 10 (IANS) The Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) has begun a probe into Monday's incident where an Air India aircraft escaped crashing into President Pratibha Patil's entourage of helicopters ... Read more...

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Militants declare limited Gaza ceasefire


January 18th, 2009 - 10:56 pm ICT by IANS
Tel Aviv/Gaza, Jan 18 (DPA) Palestinian militant groups fighting Israel in the Gaza Strip declared a one-week limited lull Sunday, hours after Israel also implemented a limited ceasefire after a massive three-week-long ... Read more...

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Patil in Chhattisgarh on two-day trip


September 28th, 2008 - 9:58 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, Sep 28 (IANS) President Pratibha Patil arrived here Sunday evening by a special Indian Air Force aircraft on a two-day visit to Chhattisgarh.Governor E.S.L. Narasimhan, Chief Minister Raman Singh, several of ... Read more...

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India sends a high level team to Kabul


July 7th, 2008 - 6:47 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 7 (ANI): A special team headed by secretaryin the External Affairs Ministry, Nalin Surie is leaving for Kabul in the wake of the blast this morning at the ... Read more...

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Patil wishes peace, prosperity for Kashmir; concludes visit (Lead)


May 27th, 2008 - 5:47 pm ICT by admin
Jammu, May 27 (IANS) President Pratibha Patil Tuesday concluded her visit to Jammu and Kashmir, conveying her best wishes for "peace and prosperity" for this trouble-torn state. Before boarding an Indian Air ... Read more...

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India dispatches earthquake relief to China


May 18th, 2008 - 10:01 am ICT by admin
Guwahati, May 17 (ANI): India on Saturday dispatched the first trance of its pledged five million dollar humanitarian assistance to China for the earthquake victims.The total death toll in Sichuan province ... Read more...

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India flies in more relief for cyclone-hit Myanmar


May 7th, 2008 - 11:35 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, May 7 (IANS) As the death toll continued to mount in Myanmar, India Wednesday sent two plane loads of relief material for the cyclone-hit people in that country. "Two Indian ... Read more...

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Pranab Mukherjee meets Saudi Arabia’s King Abdullah


April 19th, 2008 - 10:31 pm ICT by admin
(Lead) By Aroonim Bhuyan Riyadh, April 19 (IANS) India's External Affairs Minister Pranab Mukherjee called on Saudi Arabia's King Abdullah Bin Abdul Aziz within a few hours of his arrival here Saturday. The meeting ... Read more...

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Avalanche in Kashmir kills 3, hundreds stranded along snow bound highway


February 8th, 2008 - 3:26 pm ICT by admin
Srinagar, Feb 8 (ANI): At least three people have been killed and fifteen others trapped in a snow avalanche in Kazigund of Jammu and Kashmir on Friday. According to official sources, the mishap ... Read more...

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ITBP guards bodies arrive home from Afghanistan


January 10th, 2008 - 2:23 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Jan 10 (ANI): The bodies of two Indian soldiers who were killed in a suicide bomb attack in Afghanistan were brought home on Wednesday evening. The bodies were first taken ... Read more...

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