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US assured me support during Pakistan visit, says Ijaz


January 21st, 2012 - 12:38 am ICT by IANS
London, Jan 20 (IANS) Pakistani-American businessman Mansoor Ijaz has said that the US government assured him of its support during his forthcoming visit to the country. He said he has ... Read more...

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Stem-cell treatment helps American see again, view Taj Mahal


December 6th, 2011 - 2:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 6 (IANS) Seven years after he lost his sight following acute illness, it was no less than a miracle for 62-year-old Carl Stevens when he was able ... Read more...

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India and Pakistan have to talk, says Gilani


July 22nd, 2011 - 4:51 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 22 (IANS) India and Pakistan have no option but to talk, Pakistan Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani has said, days before foreign ministers of the two countries ... Read more...

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Separatists flay Fai arrest, locals don’t care


July 21st, 2011 - 4:41 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, July 21 (IANS) The arrest of Kashmiri American lobbyist Ghulam Nabi Fai in the US has been denounced by separatists here, but the man on the street does not ... Read more...

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North Korea to release US citizen held for six months


May 27th, 2011 - 9:53 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 27 (IANS) North Korea has said it would releasing an American citizen it has been holding for six months on unspecified charges, BBC reported.Eddie Jun Yong-su would be ... Read more...

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North Korea releases U.S. citizen after more than 6 months


May 27th, 2011 - 8:06 pm ICT by BNO News
PYONGYANG (BNO NEWS) -- North Korean state media on Friday reported that American citizen Young-su Jun, who is also known as Eddie Jun, has been released on humanitarian grounds after more than ... Read more...

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US urges Green Card holders to become citizens


May 27th, 2011 - 12:27 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, May 27 (IANS/EFE) US Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) has launched a campaign emphasising the benefits of being a US citizen with the goal of convincing more than ... Read more...

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After Osama’s elimination, FBI updates its most wanted list


May 2nd, 2011 - 8:06 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 2 (ANI): The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) has updated its most wanted list. The list now shows Osama bin Laden, the leader of Al Qaeda, the number one wanted ... Read more...

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Obama birth controversy row, a debasing low in US political life: NYT


April 28th, 2011 - 5:59 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr.28 (ANI): The demand that President Barack Obama prove he is an American citizen by birth and was, therefore, a rightful occupant of the White House, must be seen as ... Read more...

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Drop ‘birther issue’, says Mayor Bloomberg to Trump


April 25th, 2011 - 2:22 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 25 (ANI): New York city mayor Michael Bloomberg has asked Donald Trump to stop raising the 'birther' issue and to focus on other important issues.Businessman Trump has become famous for ... Read more...

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North Korea detains another US citizen


April 14th, 2011 - 2:42 pm ICT by ANI
Seoul, Apr.14 (ANI): An American citizen, Jun Young Su has been detained in North Korea for his involvement in illegal missionary work in that country.Prongyang has informed Washington. Jun is reportedly being ... Read more...

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Gilani rules out any “back-door solution” between Pak, US on Davis’ immunity row


March 8th, 2011 - 11:51 am ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Mar 8(ANI): Pakistan Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani has ruled out any 'back-door solution' to the case of double murder-accused CIA contractor Raymond Davis, for whom the United States is ... Read more...

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US citizen held in Pakistan on ‘illegal stay’ charges remanded to 14-day judicial custody


February 26th, 2011 - 4:27 pm ICT by ANI
Peshawar, Feb 26(ANI): US citizen Aaron Mark De Haven, who had been arrested by police in Pakistan's northwestern city of Peshawar on 'illegal stay' charges, has been sent to jail on a ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

US seeks consular access to American held in Pakistan on ‘illegal stay’ charges


February 26th, 2011 - 11:48 am ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Feb 26(ANI): The US Embassy in Islamabad has approached Pakistan's Ministry of Foreign Affairs, seeking consular access for an American citizen named Aaron Mark De Haven who has been detained by ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

US aborted drone attack on Sirajuddin Haqqani in Pak over fear of civilian deaths


February 23rd, 2011 - 5:46 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Feb 23(ANI): The United States had reportedly passed up a chance to kill Haqqani network leader Sirajuddin Haqqani last year, when CIA authorities chose against firing a missile from a predator ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

David Beckham’s sex-scandal has another ‘witness’


February 21st, 2011 - 5:45 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 21 (ANI): There's another witness in the David Beckham's sex scandal case, it has emerged.Irma Nici's former boss Kristin Davis said an unnamed woman was prepared to give testimony ... Read more...

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Pak will handle Raymond Davis case based on its own interests: Gilani


February 21st, 2011 - 5:44 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Feb 21(ANI): Pakistan Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani has said that the government would handle double-murder accused Raymond Davis' case keeping in view Pakistan's interests."We have to put our country ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Pak doctor claims Raymond Davis was chasing him in Lahore


February 21st, 2011 - 3:05 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Feb 21(ANI): A Pakistani doctor has alleged that the killing of two men by American citizen Raymond Davis in Lahore was staged to force him to withdraw a case he filed ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Five militants killed in US drone attack in South Waziristan


February 21st, 2011 - 1:46 pm ICT by ANI
Peshawar, Feb 21(ANI): At least five militants were killed in a suspected US drone strike in northwest Pakistan's South Waziristan tribal district, officials have said.According to reports, an unmanned US Predator drone ... Read more...

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‘Kin want blood for blood, not payoff over double murder-accused Raymond Davis’


February 21st, 2011 - 1:00 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Feb 21(ANI): The brothers of two Pakistani men shot dead by Raymond Davis, an American citizen, in Lahore have rejected the idea of a financial settlement, with one brother insisting ... Read more...

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American citizen attempts suicide at airport


February 10th, 2011 - 10:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 10 (IANS) An American man allegedly tried to commit suicide Thursday by jumping from the departure ramp at the Indira Gandhi International airport here but he was persuaded to ... Read more...

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We need time to decide US official’s case: Islamabad


February 5th, 2011 - 4:33 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Feb 5 (IANS) Islamabad has told Washington that it needs time to decide the case of Raymond Davis who shot dead two Pakistanis in Lahore late last month.The government, which is ... Read more...

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Gilani declines to comment on US ‘diplomat’s’ arrest


January 31st, 2011 - 4:37 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Jan 31(ANI): Pakistan Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani has declined to comment on the arrest of American citizen Raymond Davis, who is charged with killing two Pakistani men in Lahore, ... Read more...

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Pakistan rejects US demand for Raymond Davis’s release


January 31st, 2011 - 12:52 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Jan 31(ANI): The Pakistan government has reportedly rejected the United States' calls for the release of a US consular employee charged of killing two Pakistani men in Lahore.Raymond Davis, an ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Democrats Submit Bill to Sell Hawaii Obama Birth Certificate $100


January 29th, 2011 - 1:47 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Jan 28 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A new bill which has been concocted by the Democrats would charge citizens a hundred dollars for copies of the alleged birth certificate of Unites States President Barack ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Drunk pilot jailed for forgetting where he was flying


January 24th, 2011 - 7:39 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 24 (IANS) A pilot has been jailed after he was so drunk at London's Heathrow airport he could not remember where he was flying to when asked by security officials.George ... Read more...

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Awlaki’s latest fatwa calls for destruction of buildings


January 18th, 2011 - 2:37 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Jan.18 (ANI): The latest edition of al Qaeda's English-language web magazine "Inspire" offers readers a new fatwa from American-born jihadi leader Anwar al-Awlaki on how to destroy buildings using gas ... Read more...

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Authorities Seize $1.4m in Crystal Meth at Arizona-Mexican Border


December 18th, 2010 - 1:40 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Dec 17 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Authorities on the border between the state of Arizona and the country of Mexico have seized over 13.6 kg of crystal meth which was being smuggled across the ... Read more...

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Birther, Lt. Col. Terrence Lakin, Sentenced To Six Months In Jail For Disrespecting Military Command


December 17th, 2010 - 11:46 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
December 17, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): A doctor of the American Army, Lt. Col. Terrence Lakin, had been found guilty of dishonoring the military command to deploy to Afghanistan on ... Read more...

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Arrested Somali teen spent six months setting up sting operation: FBI


November 28th, 2010 - 7:50 pm ICT by ANI
Portland (Oregon, US), Nov.28 (ANI): Federal agents have said that the Somali teenager they arrested on Friday while he was trying to detonate a car bomb at a packed annual Christmas tree-lighting ... Read more...

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Magazine details al Qaeda’s “Operation Hemorrhage” involving parcel bombs


November 21st, 2010 - 5:31 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 21 (ANI): A terror operation involving parcel bombs on UPS and FedEx flights in September and October cost a "total bill of 4,200" dollars, according to a report in ... Read more...

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Hollywood Star Pamela Anderson Sways Her Way In The Bigg Boss House


November 18th, 2010 - 1:31 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
November 18, 2010 (Showbiz PR Wire): International Model, Baywatch Star and Social activist Pamela Anderson is all set to make her grand entry as a celebrity guest in Vodafone Presents Bigg Boss Season ... Read more...

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Traveller claims she was sexually assaulted during US airport pat down


November 17th, 2010 - 3:09 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Nov 17 (ANI): A traveller in the US has revealed how she was left shocked and humiliated by airport officials, who patted her down in a way that made her feel ... Read more...

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Bomb discovery underscores threat from Yemen, al-Qaeda: US offficial


October 30th, 2010 - 12:53 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Oct. 30 (ANI): The discovery of two bombs on planes bound for the United States from Yemen has underscored once again the threat from Yemen and Al Qaeda in the ... Read more...

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Escaped Jaguar Kills Man in Belize


October 28th, 2010 - 8:46 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Oct 28, (THAINDIAN NEWS) An American citizen was killed by a jaguar who escaped from a rescue center in the wake of Hurricane Richard that wrecked a havoc in the ... Read more...

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