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Ex-army officer acquitted in graft case


July 24th, 2012 - 9:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 24 (IANS) A special court here has acquitted a retired officer of an army hospital in a 12-year-old cheating case allegedly involving bogus bills for supply of ... Read more...

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One dead, two injured in Agra stampede


July 14th, 2012 - 8:25 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, July 14 (IANS) One person died and two were injured during a stampede early Saturday morning at the Jeet Singh stadium here where an army recruitment rally was underway.Around ... Read more...

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Indian soldier killed in Pakistani firing


June 14th, 2012 - 3:21 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, June 14 (IANS) An Indian Army soldier was killed and three injured in firing by Pakistani troops on positions along the Line of Control (LoC) Wednesday afternoon in Poonch ... Read more...

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India, Mozambique to jointly fight piracy


June 28th, 2011 - 10:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 28 (IANS) With piracy disrupting sea trade in the Indian Ocean region, India and Mozambique Tuesday agreed to jointly fight the menace to ensure the safety and ... Read more...

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Mozambican defence minister to visit India


June 24th, 2011 - 10:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 24 (IANS) To explore opportunities to expand military relations, Mozambican Defence Minister Filipe Jacinto Nyussi will be in India on a five-day visit beginning Monday, when the ... Read more...

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Fire at Army hospital in Delhi


April 18th, 2011 - 7:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 18 (IANS) A fire broke out at the Army Hospital (Research and Referral) here Monday afternoon, an official said. No casualty has been reported.The fire was first ... Read more...

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Multifaceted sports personality P.K. Mahanand dead


January 2nd, 2011 - 9:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 2 (IANS) Wing Commander (retd) P.K. Mahanand, a multifaceted sports personality, died here Sunday morning. He was 73. He is survived by his wife and three daughters.Mahanand, who had ... Read more...

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Brits welcome 2011 nursing hangover of the decade


January 2nd, 2011 - 2:44 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 2 (ANI): New Year's Eve turned into a mess for Britain after millions drowned to gallons of wine, beer and champagne in pubs and clubs throughout the country.Things got so ... Read more...

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Stem cell transplant cheap in India, but very few centres


January 1st, 2011 - 3:52 pm ICT by IANS
By Ranjana Narayan New Delhi, Jan 1 (IANS) Stem cell transplant in India costs a fraction of what it does abroad but the country has very few centres where the procedure can be ... Read more...

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Eight-month-old gets liver transplant from father


October 4th, 2010 - 7:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 4 (IANS) Eight-month-old Akshu's parents had almost lost hope of saving their daughter who suffered from liver failure till they met doctors at the army hospital here. The baby ... Read more...

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President assures Leh of help, praises army (Third Lead)


September 1st, 2010 - 8:40 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Sep 1 (IANS) Assuring the people of flood-hit Leh that more help was on its way, President Pratibha Patil Wednesday paid handsome tributes to the Indian Army which worked tirelessly ... Read more...

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Army rescues two Austrian trekkers


August 12th, 2010 - 6:54 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Aug 12 (IANS) Two Austrian nationals who had gone for trekking in Ladakh but were stranded after meeting with an accident were rescued by the Indian army from the cold desert ... Read more...

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Army sets up relief camp for flood victims in Leh


August 12th, 2010 - 2:29 pm ICT by ANI
By Shashank ShantanuLeh, Aug 12 (ANI): Indian Army and paramilitary personnel have erected relief camps and are providing food and medical aid to locals, as they begin to rebuild their lives in ... Read more...

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Rescue operations intensified in Leh, 151 foreigners relocated (Lead)


August 10th, 2010 - 3:54 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Aug 10 (IANS) More than 150 foreign tourists trapped in Leh, where flashfloods have killed 165 people, were relocated to safer places Tuesday as the Indian Army intensified its rescue and ... Read more...

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Two more IAF planes in rescue mission in Leh


August 8th, 2010 - 3:28 pm ICT by ANI
Leh, Aug 8 (ANI): Two more IL-76 aircraft of Indian Air Force (IAF) carrying relief material and rescue workers landed in Leh on Sunday to provide aid to the people of the ... Read more...

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Army launches massive rescue operations in Leh (With Images)


August 6th, 2010 - 8:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 6 (IANS) The armed forces have launched a massive rescue and relief operation in Jammu and Kashmir's Ladakh region where flash floods triggered by a cloudburst have left ... Read more...

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44 killed, over 300 injured in Leh flash floods (Lead)


August 6th, 2010 - 11:40 am ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Aug 6 (IANS) At least 44 people have been killed and over 300 injured in flash floods triggered by a massive cloudburst in Leh town of Jammu and Kashmir's Ladakh region, ... Read more...

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Flash floods kill 18, injure over 300 in Leh


August 6th, 2010 - 10:25 am ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Aug 6 (IANS) Flash floods triggered by a massive cloudburst have killed 18 people and injured over 300 in Leh town of Ladakh region in Jammu and Kashmir, police said Friday. Reports ... Read more...

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Mayapuri radiation: Court notice to Delhi University


July 23rd, 2010 - 11:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 23 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Friday issued notice to the Delhi University on a plea filed by two people seeking compensation after being exposed to radiation from Cobalt ... Read more...

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Air Marshal Ganguly takes over as Chief of Air Force Medical Services


June 10th, 2010 - 10:30 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, June 10 (ANI): Air Marshal Dipankar Ganguly has taken over as Director General Medical Services (Air).Commissioned on 22 May 1973, Air Marshal Ganguly did his MBBS from Armed Forces Medical ... Read more...

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11 school kids rescued by army in Ladakh


May 30th, 2010 - 5:50 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, May 30 (IANS) Battling adverse weather conditions, Indian Army troops rescued 11 school children whose bus was trapped in a landslide in Jammu and Kashmir's Ladakh region, the army said Sunday. ... Read more...

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Two die in Ladakh avalanche, army rescues 73


May 20th, 2010 - 8:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 20 (IANS) An Indian Army team rescued 73 civilians trapped under an avalanche in Ladakh on Tuesday in which two people died under mounds of snow, including a tourist ... Read more...

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Radiation victims recovering in army hospital


May 14th, 2010 - 9:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 14 (IANS) The two people, who were taken ill after an accidental radiation exposure to nuclear waste at a Delhi scrap market last month, are recovering well in an ... Read more...

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Army Hospital provides proper treatment to Cobalt-60 exposed patients


May 14th, 2010 - 5:47 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, May 14 (ANI): The Army Hospital (Research and Referral) would soon discharge the two patients exposed to radiation from nuclear scrap."The two patients have shown good recovery over the ... Read more...

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Army orders inquiry into death of officer in fire


May 8th, 2010 - 12:33 am ICT by IANS
Jalandhar, May 7 (IANS) The Indian Army Friday ordered a court of inquiry into a fire incident in Hoshiarpur district in which an officer was charred to death and another sustained serious ... Read more...

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Army major commits suicide in Bhopal


January 25th, 2010 - 10:36 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, Jan 25, (IANS) An Army officer, who had come to the Madhya Pradesh capital on vacation, committed suicide, police said Monday. "Major Dheeraj Saxena, who had come here a few days ago, ... Read more...

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Army probes Jalandhar blast


December 2nd, 2009 - 2:19 pm ICT by IANS
Jalandhar, Dec 3 (IANS) Army authorities Wednesday launched an investigation into Tuesday evening's blast in an army truck that left four soldiers dead in Jalandhar cantonment in Punjab. Army officials claimed the soldiers ... Read more...

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Suspected militants lob grenade on army convoy in Manipur


November 20th, 2009 - 4:24 pm ICT by ANI
Imphal, Nov 20 (ANI): Suspected militants lobbed a grenade on an army convoy here on Thursday, injuring two soldiers.The attack took place when the convoy of four vehicles was moving from ... Read more...

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Fort Hood shooting: Obama orders review of US intelligence


November 13th, 2009 - 12:41 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Nov.13 (ANI): US President Barack Obama has ordered a review of whether the country's intelligence agencies properly handled and shared their information about the Fort Hood shootings suspect Major ... Read more...

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Fort Hood killer will pay for his crimes: Obama


November 11th, 2009 - 12:04 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 11(IANS) President Barack Obama has vowed to see that justice will be done in last week's Fort Hood massacre that left 13 dead and 42 wounded and the alleged ... Read more...

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Kabul suicide attack kills seven, wounds 91 (Third Lead)


August 15th, 2009 - 8:13 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, Aug 15 (DPA) A suicide bomber detonated an explosives-laden vehicle Saturday near the gate of the NATO military headquarters in Kabul, killing seven civilians and wounding about 91 others, just ... Read more...

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Suicide attack kills three, wounds 85 in Kabul (Second Lead)


August 15th, 2009 - 3:20 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, Aug 15 (DPA) A suicide bomber detonated an explosives-laden vehicle Saturday near the NATO military headquarters in Kabul, killing three civilians and wounding about 85 others, just five days before ... Read more...

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About 13 mn women have abortion every year in China


July 30th, 2009 - 7:13 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, July 30 (Xinhua) There are about 13 million abortions performed every year in China and inadequate knowledge about contraception among women is blamed for this high rate of pregnancy terminations, the ... Read more...

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Two soldiers, 16 Taliban killed in Afghanistan


July 26th, 2009 - 6:55 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, July 26 (DPA) Two Afghan army soldiers were killed in a roadside bomb attack in eastern Afghanistan, while Afghan troops backed by international forces killed 16 insurgents in the same ... Read more...

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Antony lauds military agreement with US


July 22nd, 2009 - 11:16 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 22(ANI): Union Defence Minister A K Antony on Wednesday said that agreement with the US on defence matters was the result of three years of tough bargaining from both ... Read more...

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