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Yemen’s consulate to boost historic ties with Hyderabad


June 7th, 2012 - 3:33 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, June 7 (IANS) Yemen's historic ties with Hyderabad are set to get a boost with the Arab nation planning to set up an honorary consulate in the city.Ausaf Sayeed, ... Read more...

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Sweden suicide bomber studied in British university


December 13th, 2010 - 4:32 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 13 (IANS) The suicide bomber who blew himself up in a terror attack in Sweden Saturday was based in Britain and studied sports therapy at Bedford University, a media ... Read more...

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UAE ministry issued 139,000 certificates of origin in 2009


April 6th, 2010 - 3:58 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, April 6 (IANS/WAM) The economy ministry of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) issued 139,039 certificates of origin in 2009, covering seven emirates as well as certificates issued for the Gulf, Arab ... Read more...

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US airstrike kills 10 in Pakistan (Lead)


January 14th, 2010 - 11:54 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Jan 14 (DPA) A suspected US missile strike Thursday killed at least 10 militants, including two Al Qaeda terrorists, in Pakistan's restive tribal region, intelligence officials said. Pakistan television channels aired ... Read more...

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US drone, Pakistani troops kill 28 militants in Pakistan (Lead)


July 3rd, 2009 - 9:21 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, July 3 (DPA) At least 28 militants were killed in a suspected US drone attack and clashes with Pakistani troops in the country's northwest, officials said Friday. The suspected US drone ... Read more...

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US drone attack kills 15 in Pakistan


July 3rd, 2009 - 1:58 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, July 3 (DPA) A suspected US drone aircraft fired three missiles at a militant hideout in Pakistan's restive tribal district of South Waziristan on the Afghan border Friday, killing at ... Read more...

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Pakistani Taliban invite Osama bin Laden to settle in Swat


April 22nd, 2009 - 12:00 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, April 21 (IANS) The Taliban in Pakistan's Swat Valley say they would welcome militants from Saudi Arabia and other Arab countries who intend to settle in the region, a media ... Read more...

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Suspected US missile strike kills seven militants in Pakistan (Lead)


March 26th, 2009 - 12:59 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, March 25 (DPA) A suspected US missile strike in Pakistan's troubled northwestern tribal region near Afghanistan killed at least seven Al Qaeda-linked militants Wednesday, a security official said. The attack took ... Read more...

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Pakistan demands Obama administration halt drone attacks (Lead)


January 24th, 2009 - 11:28 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Jan 24 (DPA) Pakistan on Saturday expressed grave concern over the two US drone attacks that killed 22 people a day ago in its restive tribal region bordering Afghanistan."With the advent ... Read more...

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17 killed in US drone attacks in Pakistan


January 24th, 2009 - 5:16 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Jan 24 (DPA) At least six suspected Al Qaeda members and 11 local militants were killed Friday as US drones fired around a half dozen missiles at two militant hideouts in ... Read more...

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US airstrike kills 13 militants in northwest Pakistan (Lead)


November 7th, 2008 - 9:00 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Nov 7 (DPA) At least 13 people were killed Friday in a suspected US aerial strike in northwest Pakistan's tribal region close to the Afghan border, officials said.Two missiles believed fired ... Read more...

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US missile strike kills six in Pakistan


August 31st, 2008 - 11:50 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 31 (DPA) At least six people were killed and eight injured Sunday when a US missile hit a house in Pakistan's tribal region along the Afghan border, officials said.A single ... Read more...

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Muslim groups outrage over Warner Bros ”Towelhead” movie title


August 26th, 2008 - 5:55 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 26 (ANI): An Islamic civil rights advocacy group has urged Warner Bros. to change the title of their new movie Towelhead because the word is "offensive and exploitative".Los Angeles ... Read more...

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Al Qaeda chemical expert believed killed in Pakistan (Lead)


July 29th, 2008 - 1:49 pm ICT by IANS
DPA Peshawar, July 29 (DPA) Al Qaeda's senior leader and chemical weapon expert, Midhat Mursi al-Sayid Umar, is believed to have died in a suspected US missile strike Monday in Pakistan's north-western tribal ... Read more...

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Al Qaeda chemical expert ‘believed killed in Pakistan’


July 29th, 2008 - 2:39 am ICT by IANS
DPA Peshawar, July 29 (DPA) Al Qaeda's senior leader and chemical weapon expert, Midhat Mursi al-Sayid Umar, is believed to have died in a US missile strike Monday in Pakistan's northwestern tribal region, ... Read more...

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Amazigh claim their rights in ‘Arab’ Morocco


June 23rd, 2008 - 11:11 am ICT by IANS
DPA Rabat, June 23 (DPA) Some years ago, a visitor to the Moroccan capital Rabat was unlikely to be reminded of the nation's Amazigh (Berber) population by other than details of tourism interest, ... Read more...

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Missile kills 13 suspected militants in Pakistan


February 28th, 2008 - 11:11 pm ICT by admin
(Lead) DPA Islamabad, Feb 28 (DPA) Up to 13 people were believed killed Thursday in a pre-dawn missile strike on suspected Al Qaeda militants in northwest Pakistan, a local witness and media reports said. ... Read more...

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New centre to boost Middle East-Latin America investments


February 23rd, 2008 - 8:28 pm ICT by admin
Dubai, Feb 23 (IANS) Brazil and other Latin American countries are planning to set up a permanent commercial centre in the UAE and establish a gateway for mutual investments in various sectors ... Read more...

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