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PM expresses shock over US gurudwara killing


August 6th, 2012 - 2:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 6 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Monday expressed deep shock and sadness over the shooting at a US gurudwara in which six people were killed. He ... Read more...

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Impounded plane stolen in Colombia


June 12th, 2012 - 11:44 am ICT by IANS
Bogota, June 12 (IANS/EFE) A small plane impounded by Colombian authorities last December after entering the country illegally has been stolen from an airport in the northwestern region of Uraba, ... Read more...

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India takes up visa rejection issue with US


March 26th, 2012 - 7:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 26 (IANS) India Monday expressed concern over the rise in rejection of US visa to its professionals, and asked American authorities not to resort to such protectionist ... Read more...

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Woman accused of burning one of world’s oldest trees


March 1st, 2012 - 12:22 pm ICT by IANS
Miami, March 1 (IANS/EFE) American authorities announced Wednesday that they had arrested a 26-year-old woman for burning down The Senator, one of the world's most ancient trees at some 3,500 ... Read more...

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Occupying Wall Street will topple capitalism: Iranian leader


October 13th, 2011 - 11:59 am ICT by IANS
Tehran, Oct 13 (IANS/AKI) Demonstrations against Wall Street will "topple Western capitalism", Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said Wednesday."The anti Wall Street protests are very important and their significance ... Read more...

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Pakistan and its mango diplomacy


August 2nd, 2011 - 12:57 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 2 (IANS) The arrival of Pakistani mangoes in the US is an example of successful collaboration between Islamabad and Washington that used "diplomacy to achieve tangible results", said ... Read more...

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NIA to finalise charges against Rana after US trial


May 16th, 2011 - 8:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 16 (IANS) India's main terror probe wing, the National Investigation Agency (NIA), would soon file charges against David Headley and Tahawwur Rana after the latter's trial concludes ... Read more...

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Osama was wearing shalwar kameez when he was killed: NYT


May 3rd, 2011 - 1:12 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 3 (IANS) When US commandos found Osama bin Laden in the house in Abbottabad in Pakistan, he was wearing a "shalwar kameez" or what is known as a ... Read more...

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GITMO detainees were radicalised in London to attack Western targets


April 26th, 2011 - 1:21 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr. 26 (ANI): At least 35 terrorists incarcerated at Guantánamo Bay were indoctrinated by extremist preachers in Britain to fight against the West, secret files obtained by The Daily Telegraph can ... Read more...

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US police saw UFO explode in 1949: FBI secret files


April 11th, 2011 - 6:04 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 11 (IANS) Secret FBI files that have been made public for the first time reveal that US police and army officers saw a UFO explode over Utah state ... Read more...

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Pak Foreign Ministry has no records on Davis’ diplomatic immunity status: DAG


March 15th, 2011 - 11:43 am ICT by ANI
Lahore, Mar 15(ANI): Pakistan's Foreign Ministry has informed the Lahore High Court that double murder-accused US official Raymond Davis came to Pakistan on an official business visa issued on the request made ... Read more...

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CPI-M targets PM for US radio-tagging Indian students


February 2nd, 2011 - 10:23 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Feb 2 (IANS) The CPI-M Wednesday condemned the US for using radio tags to keep track of Indian students and took potshots at Prime Ministyer Manmohan Singh, saying the ... Read more...

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Davis holds diplomatic passport, says Malik


February 2nd, 2011 - 7:12 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Feb 2 (IANS) Amid uncertainty over claimed diplomatic immunity of Raymond Davis, arrested for gunning down two Pakistanis in Lahore, Interior Minister Rehman Malik said Wednesday that the US citizen ... Read more...

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US university closure: India says students hold valid visas


January 28th, 2011 - 10:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 28 (IANS) Voicing concern over the welfare of Indian students affected by the closure of a California-based university, India Friday asserted that students had valid visas and conveyed to ... Read more...

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Ban Ki-moon condemns UN HR official for ‘US orchestrated 9/11 terror attacks’ claim


January 26th, 2011 - 2:18 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 26 (ANI): United Nations (UN) Secretary General Ban Ki-moon has condemned one of the organisation's human rights officials for suggesting that the US had masterminded the 9/11 terrorist attacks.Richard ... Read more...

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US, UK in crisis talks over man smuggling 80 guns on flights from US


January 25th, 2011 - 1:32 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan.25 (ANI): British and American authorities have reportedly had crisis talks after dozens of handguns were smuggled into the UK on passenger flights from the United States.Serious flaws in trans-atlantic ... Read more...

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Newark airport reopens again after a bomb scare


December 21st, 2010 - 1:20 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Newark, Dec 20 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Terminal “A” of Newark Airport was shut and bomb squad was deployed to the place on Monday morning.As it later turned out, the bomb scare was caused ... Read more...

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WikiLeaks faces ‘very aggressive’ investigation by US: Assange


December 18th, 2010 - 4:27 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 18(ANI): WikiLeaks faces a "very aggressive" and secretive investigation by American authorities stung by a perceived loss of face following the release of thousands of classified US diplomatic cables, the ... Read more...

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Obama Administration Sues BP And The Other Entities For The Catastrophic Oil Spill In April


December 16th, 2010 - 9:41 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
December 16, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Divisions of BP Plc (British Petroleum) and four other businesses have been sued by the Obama government over accusations that the companies infringed American ecological ... Read more...

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Bombardier ordered to pay Pakistani-origin pilot for discrimination


December 9th, 2010 - 12:39 pm ICT by IANS
By Gurmukh Singh Toronto, Dec 9 (IANS) Global metro and corporate aviation giant Bombardier has been ordered to pay $319,000 to a Pakistani-origin man for denying him pilot training because he was listed ... Read more...

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Russian ‘double agent’ named by Moscow newspaper


November 11th, 2010 - 9:47 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Moscow, Nov 11 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Russian newspaper, Kommersant has named the “double” spy who aided the American authorities to break the ring of 10 Russian spies that were rounded up in ... Read more...

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No sniffer dogs at Rajghat, says trustee


November 3rd, 2010 - 6:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 3 (IANS) No "sniffer" dog will be allowed into Rajghat before US President Barack Obama visits the Mahatma Gandhi memorial, a mistake committed during then president George W. ... Read more...

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Australia on alert after bomb packages found on US-bound cargo jets


October 30th, 2010 - 12:27 pm ICT by ANI
Townsville (Queensland, Australia), Oct. 30 (ANI): Australian authorities are on alert after American authorities intercepted two bombs meant for Jewish organizations in Chicago.The Courier Mail quoted acting Prime Minister Wayne Swan ... Read more...

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Investigators investigating the suspicious UPS package in the Philadelphia airport bomb case


October 29th, 2010 - 10:45 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Philadelphia, Oct 29 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The FBI quickly moved in to investigate a suspicious package that was on board a UPS plane that arrived at the Philadelphia International Airport on Friday. Authorities ... Read more...

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US says shared information with India after Headley’s another wife’s terror link expose


October 17th, 2010 - 1:34 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 17 (ANI): The United States said on Sunday said that the threat information of general nature was shared with India after it appeared that another wife of David Headley, the ... Read more...

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Covert op charge: US embassy scraps land plan in Islamabad


September 21st, 2010 - 4:54 pm ICT by IANS
By Awais Saleem Islamabad, Sep 21 (IANS) The US has scrapped plans to procure additional land from the Pakistan government in the high-security diplomatic enclave to expand its embassy in Islamabad amid ... Read more...

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Afghans Remonstrate Fiercely In Their Lanes Against The Inflammatory DWOC


September 6th, 2010 - 5:55 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Washington, September 6, 2010 (Just Flashed): The "Dove World Outreach Center' (DWOC) happens to be a church located at Gainesville in Florida. It had recently enunciated its deeply inflammatory strategy to smolder ... Read more...

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Detention of American-Yemeni over terror plot may be a false alarm


September 1st, 2010 - 5:10 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 1 (ANI): Two American-Yemeni men who flew from Chicago to Amsterdam and were detained on Monday in the Netherlands on suspicion of being on a dry run for a future ... Read more...

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Dutch police question Arab duo after US terrorist warning


August 31st, 2010 - 5:27 pm ICT by IANS
Amsterdam/Washington, Aug 31 (DPA) Dutch police were Tuesday questioning two Arabs detained at Amsterdam's airport following a terrorist warning by the US Home Security Department. Dutch TV network NOS reported the circumstances of ... Read more...

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American-Yemeni passengers detained in Netherlands over terrorist plot fears


August 31st, 2010 - 2:32 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Aug 31 (ANI): Two United States residents of Yemeni descent, who flew from Chicago to Amsterdam on Sunday night, have been detained at Schiphol Airport by Dutch Police after landing ... Read more...

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ABC: Men arrested at Amsterdam Schiphol Airport were preparing terrorist attack


August 31st, 2010 - 4:29 am ICT by BNO News
AMSTERDAM (BNO NEWS) -- Two men were arrested aboard a United Airlines flight after landing at Amsterdam Schiphol Airport on Monday, ABC News reported.The network, citing Dutch public prosecutor Ernst Koelman, said ... Read more...

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ACLU Initiates A Lawsuit Against The FBI And CIA


August 19th, 2010 - 5:15 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Washington, August 19, 2010 (Just Flashed): The legal representatives for the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) launched a lawsuit on Wednesday against the FBI, CIA and other federal espionage bureaus. The plaintiff ... Read more...

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Dry pet food now being linked to Salmonella outbreak


August 10th, 2010 - 9:10 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Aug 10 (THAINDIAN NEWS) American authorities and pet food manufacturers are worried about the link between dry pet food and the suspected salmonella outbreak in humans. It may be recalled ... Read more...

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Spike Lee denounces the Gulf Report


August 9th, 2010 - 8:17 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
California, Aug 9 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Spike Lee has called the announcement by scientists that most of the oil in the Gulf of Mexico has disappeared as a 'Lie'.It ought to ... Read more...

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$1.7 Billion Worth Of Pot Seized By The Californian Police Officers


July 30th, 2010 - 7:46 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
July 30, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): The police personnel in California have uttered that they have seized $1.7 billion worth of marijuana plants in the mountains of Sierra Nevada. The policemen ... Read more...

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