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Man in Afghan army uniform kills three NATO soldiers


August 30th, 2012 - 12:39 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, Aug 30 (IANS) A man wearing a uniform of the Afghan National Army (ANA) shot dead three NATO soldiers in southern Afghanistan Wednesday, the coalition confirmed Thursday. Wednesday's attack ... Read more...

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Dhoni meets soldiers on Kashmir border (Lead,With Image)


June 2nd, 2012 - 3:40 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, June 2 (IANS) Indian cricket captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni Saturday met soldiers on the Line of Control (LoC) on Jammu and Kashmir's border with Pakistan, an official said."He ... Read more...

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Dhoni visits border areas in Kashmir


June 2nd, 2012 - 2:00 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, June 2 (IANS) Indian cricket captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni Saturday visited the Line of Control (LoC) on the Jammu and Kashmir border to interact with soldiers, an official said.Dhoni, ... Read more...

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Two NATO troops killed in Afghanistan


March 26th, 2012 - 10:22 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, March 26 (IANS) A man wearing an Afghan army uniform killed two NATO-led International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) soldiers in Afghanistan Monday."An individual wearing an Afghan National Army uniform ... Read more...

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Militants gun down 18 bus passengers in Pakistan (Second Lead)


February 28th, 2012 - 7:02 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Feb 28 (IANS) At least 18 people were killed Tuesday in a suspected sectarian attack in Pakistan when gunmen dressed in army uniform stopped a bus, ordered the passengers ... Read more...

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Seven killed in Afghan clashes against Quran burning


February 24th, 2012 - 12:22 am ICT by IANS
Kabul, Feb 23 (IANS) Seven people were killed in Afghanistan in continuing clashes between Afghan security forces and protesters over the burning of the Quran by US soldiers, the ... Read more...

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Man in Afghan army uniform kills NATO soldier


February 1st, 2012 - 2:57 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, Feb 1 (IANS) A man in Afghan army uniform shot dead a NATO soldier in restive southern Afghanistan, authorities said Wednesday."An individual wearing an Afghan National Army uniform ... Read more...

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Malayalam actor denies his film mocks superstar Mohanlal


January 22nd, 2012 - 6:53 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Jan 22 (IANS) Malayalam actor-cum-script writer Sreenivasan has refuted media reports that his latest film "Padmasree Bharath Dr Saroj Kumar" shows superstar Mohanlal in poor light.Sreenivasan plays the lead ... Read more...

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Karachi Police arrest fake army general


January 20th, 2012 - 8:14 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Jan 20 (IANS) A Pakistani man who grabbed land and solicited favours from officials by posing as an army general for three years has been arrested in Karachi, a ... Read more...

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Man in Afghan army uniform kills four soldiers


January 20th, 2012 - 4:32 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, Jan 20 (IANS) A man in Afghan army uniform opened fire and killed four foreign soldiers in Kapisa province Friday, a media report said."An Afghan soldier shot dead four ... Read more...

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Actor Mohanlal under Indian Army scanner for uniform misuse


October 11th, 2011 - 12:41 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 10 (IANS) Two years after feting him with honorary Lieutenant Colonel's rank, the Territorial Army has taken serious note of reports that Malayalam movie star Mohanlal ... Read more...

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Man disguised as Afghan armyman kills NATO soldier


July 17th, 2011 - 12:11 am ICT by IANS
Kabul, July 16 (IANS) A man dressed as an Afghan armyman killed a soldier with the NATO-led International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) Saturday, Xinhua reported."An individual wearing an Afghan National ... Read more...

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Indo-Canadian honcho dons army fatigues (With Image)


May 21st, 2011 - 1:31 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, May 21 (IANS) In a first for the million-strong community, a top Indo-Canadian honcho has donned military fatigues by joining the Canadian armed forces as an honorary lieutenant colonel.Hari ... Read more...

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140 officers commissioned into Afghan army


May 19th, 2011 - 6:45 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, May 19 (IANS) A total of 140 officers, including 20 women, graduated from the Kabul Military Training Centre (KMTC) Thursday and were commissioned into the Afghan National ... Read more...

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Dhoni to don army uniform


April 5th, 2011 - 10:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 5 (IANS) Indian captain M.S. Dhoni will soon don the Indian Army's olive greens after accepting an offer of honorary commission in the Territorial Army here Tuesday.Army ... Read more...

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US Figure Skating Championships 2011 Witnesses Stellar Performance By Ryan Bradley


January 29th, 2011 - 8:06 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Jan 29, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Ryan Bradley was the main show stealer in the US Figure Skating Championships 2011 yesterday, where he participated in the short program category. His participation came ... Read more...

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PML-N files charge sheet against Musharraf, demands trial for treason


October 12th, 2010 - 12:25 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Oct 12 (ANI): The Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) has issued a 16-point charge sheet against former President Pervez Musharraf, demanding that the former president be brought back through Interpol and ... Read more...

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Swaziland minister quits over rumours he had affair with one of king’s wives


August 7th, 2010 - 1:46 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 7 (ANI): A Swaziland government minister has been forced to resign amid rumours that he had an affair with one of the 14 wives of King Mswati III.Ndumiso Mamba, the ... Read more...

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Big B on nostalgia trip


May 24th, 2010 - 3:42 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 24 (IANS) Amitabh Bachchan, who visits the National Defence Academy (NDA)near Pune Monday after 14 years to deliver a lecture, describes it as a "trip in nostalgia". "Most of ... Read more...

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Popular Malayali actor Mohanlal under fire


March 4th, 2010 - 7:20 pm ICT by IANS
Trissur (Kerala), March 4 (IANS) For the second day running noted critic Sukumar Azhikode blasted Malayali actor Mohanlal for using his army uniform to endorse products such as jewellery and khadi. Sukumar ... Read more...

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Prachanda and Gyanendra become friends - on Facebook


November 30th, 2009 - 1:39 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, Nov 30 (IANS) Once, politics used to create strange bed fellows. Now social networking website Facebook is bringing together even more diverse people.Nepal's last king Gyanendra Bir ... Read more...

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Pak Punjab CID had warned of GHQ attack in July


October 11th, 2009 - 12:59 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Oct.11 (ANI): An intelligence report of the Criminal Investigation Department (CID) has revealed that the Punjab Police had warned concerned authorities on July 15 that terrorists might launch an attack on ... Read more...

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Four militants killed, two nabbed for attacking Pak Army GHQ


October 10th, 2009 - 2:14 pm ICT by ANI
Rawalpindi, Oct.10 (ANI): Pakistani security forces killed four militants and nabbed two others following an hour-long commando operation in Rawalpindi on Saturday.The extremists, who arrived in a white car, opened firing near ... Read more...

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Expedition fails to find bodies of 1968 plane crash victims


September 1st, 2009 - 2:06 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Sep 1 (IANS) An army expedition to retrieve the bodies of 98 victims of an Indian Air Force plane crash in 1968 has failed due to hostile climatic condition in ... Read more...

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Young MPs to train as soldiers of Territorial Army


August 4th, 2009 - 6:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 4 (IANS) Donning the olive green uniform was a childhood dream for some. For others, weapons training was the main attraction. Whatever their reasons, many of India's young MPs ... Read more...

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Grey’s Anatomy Season finale leaves fans in suspense


May 15th, 2009 - 7:26 pm ICT by John Le Fevre
The fifth season finale of the popular American prime-time medical drama Grey’s Anatomy has ended in a cliffhanger, with two of the shows regular cast members flat-lining in the shows ... Read more...

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U.S. soldiers killed by Iraqi dressed as soldier


May 3rd, 2009 - 1:09 am ICT by admin
Mosul, IRAQ (BNO NEWS) – Two U.S. soldiers from the Multi-National Division North were killed when an Iraqi dressed as soldier opened fire on coalition forces on Saturday, a spokesman for the ... Read more...

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Surrender arms, or I’ll take steps: Sheikh Hasina


February 26th, 2009 - 6:24 pm ICT by admin
Dhaka, Feb 26 (ANI): Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today urged Bangladesh Rifles (BDR) mutineers to surrender their arms, otherwise action would be taken against them in the interest of the country. ... Read more...

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Bangladesh mutiny spreading, over 50 dead


February 26th, 2009 - 4:08 pm ICT by ANI
Dhaka, Feb 26 (ANI): The mutiny by paramilitary troops in Bangladesh was reportedly spreading to other parts of the country on Thursday. Nearly 50 people are feared dead after paramilitary troops staged a ... Read more...

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Biden played key-role in getting Musharraf out of uniform: Gilani


January 12th, 2009 - 5:15 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Jan.12 (ANI): Pakistan Prime Minister Syed Yusuf Raza Gilani on Monday claimed that incoming US Vice-President Joe Biden played a key role in concincing former President Pervez Musharraf to take ... Read more...

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Five gunned down by militants in Manipur


November 27th, 2008 - 6:30 pm ICT by ANI
Imphal,Nov.27(ANI):Five laborers were shot dead and some seriously injured by suspected Naga militants at Maphou dam area located near the border of Ukhrul and Thoubal districts in Manipur. The militants in ... Read more...

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Searching for Schindler: A memoir


November 1st, 2008 - 8:41 pm ICT by Amrit Rashmisrisethi
A book by Thomas Keneally.An epic story of a man who kept several hundred Jewish slave labourers alive close by Plaszow, one of the brutal Nazi concentration camps, during the Second World ... Read more...

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Kapil Dev joins Territorial Army


September 25th, 2008 - 1:28 am ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Sept.24 (ANI): Former Indian cricket captain and all-rounder Kapil Dev, was on Wednesday commissioned into the Territorial Army (TA) as an honorary lieutenant colonel.Indian Army chief General Deepak Kapoor ... Read more...

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Cricketer Kapil Dev now a honorary army officer


September 24th, 2008 - 9:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 24 (IANS) Cricketer Kapil Dev, who scripted history by leading the Indian team to victory the 1983 World Cup, was Wednesday commissioned into the Territorial Army (TA) as ... Read more...

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US hopes Pakistan coalition holds together after Musharraf exit


August 21st, 2008 - 10:10 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 21 (IANS) The US has offered support to Pakistan's ruling coalition to curb militancy and extremism threatening US, Afghanistan and Pakistan, while hoping it holds together even after the exit ... Read more...

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