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Iran overturns death sentence for CIA ’spy’


March 6th, 2012 - 12:35 am ICT by IANS
Tehran, March 5 (IANS) The Iranian Supreme Court has overturned the death penalty given to an Iranian-American CIA "spy" by a lower court, an official said Monday."The case of the ... Read more...

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Gilani blows hot and cold at US over Osama affair (Lead)


May 9th, 2011 - 9:58 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, May 9 (IANS) Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani Monday said Pakistan had "serious differences" with the US over the war on terror, but quickly added that both countries ... Read more...

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Pakistan accepts intelligence failure on Osama


May 9th, 2011 - 8:36 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, May 9 (IANS) Pakistan Monday accepted "intelligence failure" over the presence of Osama bin Laden in its territory and said it also had "serious differences" with the US ... Read more...

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US authorities describe Pakistan’s ISI as terror group


April 25th, 2011 - 6:27 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 25 (IANS) US authorities have, in secret files to interrogators at Guantánamo Bay, described Pakistan's Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) as a terrorist organisation, a media report said Monday.Recommendations ... Read more...

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Pakistan boycotts talks with US over drone attack


March 19th, 2011 - 7:46 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, March 19 (IANS/AKI) Pakistan has said it will boycott talks with the US on Afghanistan following a drone attack that killed about 40 people.The three-way talks between Pakistan, the ... Read more...

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Pakistanis protest against Davis’ release (Second Lead)


March 17th, 2011 - 9:06 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, March 17 (IANS) Street protests erupted in Pakistan for a second day Thursday against the release of American Raymond Davis, whose arrest after he shot dead two Pakistani men ... Read more...

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ISI-CIA deal clinched Davis release, US denies paying blood money (Lead)


March 17th, 2011 - 5:06 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad/Washington, March 17 (IANS) The release of Raymond Davis, an American who killed two men in Lahore, was based on a clandestine deal struck between Pakistan's spy agency ISI ... Read more...

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Former ISI officer killed by Taliban (Lead)


January 23rd, 2011 - 5:29 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Jan 23 (IANS) "Colonel Imam", a former officer of Pakistan's Inter-Service Intelligence (ISI) abducted in March 2010, was Sunday killed by the Pakistani Taliban in North Waziristan, media reports said.The ... Read more...

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CIA’s country head leaves Pakistan


December 18th, 2010 - 3:43 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Dec 18 (IANS) The country head of American CIA in Pakistan, Jonathan Banks, is believed to have left the country after receiving security threats, Samaa TV reported Saturday. "Banks was ... Read more...

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Congress seeks apology from former RSS chief for remark “Sonia, a CIA agent”


November 11th, 2010 - 8:36 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov.11 (ANI): The Congress on Thursday demanded apology from the former Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh (RSS) chief K S Sudarshan for his remarks against Congress president Sonia Gandhi.Sudarshan reportedly called ... Read more...

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Three children among seven killed in Pakistan


May 13th, 2010 - 5:08 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, May 13 (DPA) Three boys died and two people were injured Wednesday when a bomb exploded in a camp of Afghan refugees in northwestern Pakistan, police said. Separately, Taliban militants killed ... Read more...

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Al Qaeda video shows bomber before strike at CIA men


March 1st, 2010 - 1:01 am ICT by IANS
Cairo, Feb 28 (DPA) A Jordanian Al Qaeda double-agent who in December killed himself and seven CIA agents in a suicide attack in Afghanistan, blamed US and Israeli "crimes" for his act, ... Read more...

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India becoming a Pakistan vis-a-vis US: CPI-M


March 20th, 2009 - 4:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 20 (IANS) India is fast becoming a Pakistan, the Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) said Friday while describing CIA chief Leon E. Panetta's meeting with Home Minister P. ... Read more...

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Mumbai attacks: Pak tells Mullen it will move troops if India heightens aggression


December 4th, 2008 - 3:23 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Dec.4 (ANI): Pakistan has told the Unites States that it is not involved in the Mumbai terror attacks, directly or indirectly, and warned that any aggression from India will compel ... Read more...

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Pakistan was not involved in Mumbai attacks, says Zardari


December 3rd, 2008 - 1:16 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 3 (ANI): Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari has said that Pakistan is not responsible for last week''s Mumbai attacks. ""The state of Pakistan is in no way responsible. Even ... Read more...

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Zardari blames ’stateless actors’ for Mumbai attacks


December 3rd, 2008 - 12:59 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 3 (IANS) Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari has blamed "stateless actors" for last week's terror attacks on Mumbai and said he is willing to let Pakistani security officials participate in ... Read more...

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