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NIA seeks stricter charges against Delhi blast accused


September 18th, 2012 - 9:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 18 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Tuesday issued notice to Wasim Akram Malik, an accused in the 2011 blast near the court's gate, on a plea that ... Read more...

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One more terror suspect held in Bangalore, total now 13


September 2nd, 2012 - 8:25 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Sep 2 (IANS) Karnataka Police have arrested one more person with alleged links to Pakistan-based terror outfits LeT and HuJI, taking the number of people detained in the state ... Read more...

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Delhi court blast accused killed in Kishtwar (Lead)


August 6th, 2012 - 5:37 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Aug 6 (IANS) A 2011 Delhi High Court blast accused, Amir Ali Kamal, was among two Hizb-ul-Mujahideen (HM) militants killed Monday in a shootout with security forces in the ... Read more...

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Delhi court blast accused killed in Kishtwar


August 6th, 2012 - 4:30 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Aug 6 (IANS) A 2011 Delhi High Court blast accused, Amir Kamal, was among two Hizb-ul-Mujahideen militants killed Monday in a shootout with security forces in the mountainous Kishtwar ... Read more...

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Bengal students develop oxygen saving device


June 26th, 2012 - 10:03 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 26 (IANS) Three students of a Howrah engineering college claim to have designed a device which reduces wastage of oxygen during ventilation and acts as a non-invasive ventilator.The ... Read more...

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Blast case accused Kashmiri boy released for exam


February 16th, 2012 - 11:35 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Feb 16 (IANS) A Jammu and Kashmir schoolboy accused of sending an email claiming responsibility for the Sep 7, 2011 blast outside the Delhi High Court was released by ... Read more...

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Tips from Akram helped against India: Starc


January 14th, 2012 - 9:08 pm ICT by IANS
Perth, Jan 14 (IANS) Australia's young left-arm quick Mitchell Starc Saturday said tips from legendary Pakistan fast bowler Wasim Akram helped him to swing the ball well in the ... Read more...

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Pakistan commission orders visa, security for Ijaz (Roundup)


January 9th, 2012 - 8:52 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Jan 9 (IANS) Pakistani-American businessman Mansoor Ijaz Monday agreed to appear before the Supreme Court-appointed memo commission after the attorney general was directed to ensure that he gets ... Read more...

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12,000 join Dubai walkathon to beat diabetes


November 19th, 2011 - 11:37 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, Nov 19 (IANS/WAM) More than 12,000 people took part in a walkathon here to raise awareness about diabetes.It was organised at the Oasis Centre by the Landmark Group.Former Pakistani ... Read more...

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NIA raids suspects’ residences in Jammu, Kishtwar


October 19th, 2011 - 11:14 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Oct 19 (IANS) The National Investigation Agency probing the Sep 7 Delhi blast Wednesday searched the residences of one of the suspects, Wasim Malik, both at Jammu and his ... Read more...

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ETV reporter’s murder case solved


August 10th, 2011 - 9:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 10 (IANS) Cracking the murder case of an ETV reporter, Delhi Police said Wednesday they have arrested six people for robbing and murdering the journalist last week.The ... Read more...

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Not fair to judge Dhoni after two defeats, says Akram


August 3rd, 2011 - 9:30 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 3 (IANS) Bowling legend Wasim Akram feels it is too early to write off the captaincy skills of M.S. Dhoni, who is at the receiving end after ... Read more...

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Man held for cheating young cricketer of Rs.3 lakh


May 24th, 2011 - 12:48 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 23 (IANS) A man has been arrested for allegedly cheating a young cricketer of Rs.3 lakh on the pretext of getting him an opportunity to play county ... Read more...

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Imran disagrees with Afridi’s ‘Pak doesn’t want to play in India until finals’ statement


March 9th, 2011 - 2:01 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Mar 9(ANI): Pakistan should refrain from voicing their views publicly that they do not want to play the 2011 World Cup quarterfinals and semifinals in India, as it sends out a ... Read more...

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Pakistani leader’s son abducted, released


March 7th, 2011 - 4:46 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, March 7 (IANS) The son of Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) leader Fauzia Wahab was abducted from Karachi by unidentified gunmen Sunday night but later released, media reports said Monday.Barrister ... Read more...

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Muslim teaching asst. ‘felt like jumping in front of bus’ after being racially abused at UK school


February 28th, 2011 - 3:43 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 28 (ANI): A Muslim teaching assistant in Britain has claimed that he 'felt like jumping in front of a bus' after being racially abused by his pupils, and was forced ... Read more...

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Musharraf’s plea for shifting 2003 suicide attacks case to military court rejected


February 26th, 2011 - 5:48 pm ICT by ANI
Rawalpindi, Feb 26(ANI): An anti-terrorism court (ATC) in Pakistan has dismissed an appeal for shifting the case of suicide attacks on former president Pervez Musharraf to a military court.Musharraf's counsel had ... Read more...

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Symonds essays role in Bollywood flick ‘Patiala House’


February 10th, 2011 - 3:15 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Feb.10 (ANI): Semi-retired Australian all-rounder Andrew Symonds, it seems, is truly embracing India.He has essayed a role in a Bollywood film - Patiala House - which features noted actor Akshay ... Read more...

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Afridi right man to lead Pakistan, says Akram


February 5th, 2011 - 3:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 5 (IANS) Former captain and legendary fast bowler Wasim Akram feels that Shahid Afridi is the right man to lead the Pakistan team in the cricket World Cup."The Pakistan ... Read more...

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American media crew carjacked, threatened with beheading in Egypt


February 4th, 2011 - 1:39 pm ICT by ANI
Cairo, Feb 4(ANI): A group of angry Egyptian men carjacked an ABC News crew and threatened to behead them in the latest and most menacing attack on foreign reporters trying to cover ... Read more...

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Pak NA body categorically rejects bill implying country’s sovereignty needs protection


January 22nd, 2011 - 6:57 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Jan 22(ANI): The National Assembly's Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs has categorically rejected the "Sovereignty of Pakistan Act 2010" bill, expressing confidence over the sovereignty of the country.The Pakistan Muslim League-Quaid ... Read more...

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Pak asks Obama to make good his ‘promise to facilitate solution to Kashmir dispute’


January 15th, 2011 - 4:28 pm ICT by ANI
Geneva, Jan 15(ANI): The United States can play a key role in allaying Pakistan's fears about India by getting involved in a solution to the longstanding Kashmir dispute, a senior Pakistani diplomat ... Read more...

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Being part of Afghanistan’s political solution “absolutely essential” for Pak: Akram


January 15th, 2011 - 1:11 pm ICT by ANI
Geneva, Jan 15(ANI): Pakistan must be part of the attempts to forge a political solution in Afghanistan rather than simply be urged to kill extremists on its soil, a senior Pakistani ... Read more...

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Knight Riders have gambled by picking Lee, says Akram


January 11th, 2011 - 6:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 11 (IANS) Pakistan's legendary fast bowler and Knight Riders bowling consultant Wasim Akram said the Kolkata outfit has gambled by picking Australian fast bowler Brett Lee in the ... Read more...

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Salman Taseer’s killer remanded to five-day police custody


January 7th, 2011 - 1:45 pm ICT by ANI
Rawalpindi, Jan 7(ANI): Malik Mumtaz Hussain Qadri, the bodyguard who assassinated Punjab Governor Salman Taseer, has been sent on a five-day physical remand to police custody.The Anti-Terrorism Court Judge, Malik Akram Awan, ... Read more...

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Afridi can turn it around for Pakistan in World Cup, says Imran


December 9th, 2010 - 6:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 9 (IANS) Cricket legend Imran Khan said Thursday that maverick all-rounder Shahid Afridi is the best man, who can pull Pakistan out from the depths of despair to the ... Read more...

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Afridi backs Akram’s call for early announcement of 2011 Pak World Cup squad


December 8th, 2010 - 1:36 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Dec 8(ANI): Pakistan's ODI captain Shahid Afridi has backed Wasim Akram's views that the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) must announce the 2011 World Cup squad as soon as possible."We need to ... Read more...

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Ban on production of fissile material ‘unacceptable’: Pakistan


October 14th, 2010 - 5:12 pm ICT by ANI
United Nations, Oct 14 (ANI): Pakistan opposes the Fissile Material Cut-off Treaty (FMCT) that banned production of fissile material used as fuel for nuclear weapons, the Asian nation has told the world ... Read more...

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Misbah’s appointment as Pak Test captain shocking: Akram


October 10th, 2010 - 5:31 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Oct 10(ANI): Former skipper Wasim Akram has slammed Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB)'s decision to appoint Misbah-ul-Haq as the captain for the two-Test series against South Africa."I was surprised when I heard ... Read more...

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Two killed in Kolkata as rival groups clash


October 5th, 2010 - 5:24 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Oct 5 (IANS) Two people were killed and four injured in a clash between two rival gangs in Chitpur area of the city Tuesday, police said.The clash occurred between the supporters ... Read more...

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Two teenaged sisters held for cousin’s abduction


October 3rd, 2010 - 12:05 am ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad, Oct 2 (IANS) Two teenaged sisters and two others in Uttar Pradesh's Ghaziabad district were taken in custody Saturday for kidnapping their uncle's three-year-old boy for ransom, police said.The two sisters, ... Read more...

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Former Pak captains blast PCB for poor management during England tour


October 2nd, 2010 - 5:54 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Oct 2 (ANI): Former Pakistan Test captains, Wasim Akram and Ramiz Raja, have slammed the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) for its poor management during the England tour.Akram said that he would ... Read more...

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Former greats to play in ‘Sixes’ tournament in Dubai


September 17th, 2010 - 6:35 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Sept 17 (ANI): Cricket fans will get to see former top cricketers in action, as they are all set to take part in Dubai Super Sixes Corporate Cricket League, scheduled to ... Read more...

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Indian TV helps solve Nepali woman’s murder


September 7th, 2010 - 2:10 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Sep 6 (IANS) A woman gangraped for nearly three days before being strangled to death in a hotel in an Indian city has been identified as a 35-year-old Nepali housewife and ... Read more...

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Ex-Kiwi cricketer Young angry over rumours of wrong doing in historic win against Pak


September 6th, 2010 - 5:37 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, Sep 6 (ANI): Bryan Young, who led New Zealand to a historic victory in the third Test against Pakistan in 1994, is angered over rumours of wrong doing casting aspersions on ... Read more...

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