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25 killed in Pakistan bus attack (Lead)


August 16th, 2012 - 6:38 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 16 (IANS) At least 25 people were killed and 10 injured in Pakistan Thursday after unidentified gunmen attacked a passenger bus in the Gilgit-Baltistan region, reported RIA Novosti ... Read more...

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UN chief condemns Pakistan killings


February 29th, 2012 - 8:55 am ICT by IANS
United Nations, Feb 29 (IANS) UN Secretary-General Ban Ki- moon has strongly condemned an attack in Pakistan in which at least 18 people were killed and eight ... Read more...

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


February 28th, 2012 - 9:17 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 uniforms stopped a bus, ordered the ... Read more...

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Two Maoists arrested


February 9th, 2012 - 7:12 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, Feb 9 (IANS) Two Maoist guerrillas were arrested Thursday in the Jharkhand capital when they were buying army uniforms for their cadres, police said.According to police, two Maoist guerrillas ... Read more...

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Afghan military pilot kills eight NATO troops


April 28th, 2011 - 5:13 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, April 28 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Eight foreign troops from the NATO-led force in Afghanistan and a contractor were killed by an Afghan Air Force pilot at the Kabul Airport ... Read more...

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Chinese national charged in US Army recruiting scam


April 13th, 2011 - 12:22 pm ICT by ANI
Pomona, Apr 13 (ANI): A Chinese national has been arrested and charged for his role in a U.S. Army recruiting scam in which he convinced nearly 100 people to join a military ... Read more...

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42 people arrested at Egypt’s Tahrir square


April 10th, 2011 - 3:20 am ICT by IANS
Cairo, April 10 (IANS) Forty two people were arrested during turmoil at central Cairo's Tahrir square in Egypt Saturday, Xinhua quoted Egypt's Supreme Council of Armed Forces as saying.The arrested ... Read more...

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Ke$ha says no to ‘Nazi’ dancewear


November 17th, 2010 - 6:34 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Nov 17 (ANI): 'Tik Tok' girl Kesha said no to the militaristic emblems on the outfits of her X Factor backing dancers amid fears of a backlash for glorifying Nazi-style imagery.The ... Read more...

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Taliban stealing US army uniforms to “gain tactical advantage on battlefield”


November 13th, 2010 - 4:24 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 13 (ANI): Pentagon officials have warned commanders to avoid shipping uniforms through the usual U.S. supply routes in Pakistan and Afghanistan, saying that the Taliban fighters are stealing them ... Read more...

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Stolen supplies for Afghan-bound NATO forces recovered from Peshawar mill


October 21st, 2010 - 4:09 pm ICT by ANI
Peshawar, Oct 21 (ANI): Four NATO transport containers that had been stolen in Pakistan while on their way to Afghanistan have been recovered, the city police said.Khazana Police Station House Officer (SHO) ... Read more...

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‘Army uniforms’ worn by joint forces bought from market: Police


June 17th, 2010 - 12:56 am ICT by IANS
Lalgarh (West Bengal), June 16 (IANS) In a shocking admission, police said that the army battle fatigues worn by the joint security forces during Wednesday's gunfight with Maoists in West Midnapore district ... Read more...

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Gunmen kill 25 in Iraqi village


April 3rd, 2010 - 3:46 pm ICT by IANS
Baghdad, April 3 (IANS) At least 25 people were killed in Iraq when gunmen stormed houses in a village near the capital, an interior ministry source said Saturday. The attack occurred late Friday ... Read more...

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Slain Colombian governor lacked adequate security, says family


December 24th, 2009 - 12:32 pm ICT by IANS
Bogota, Dec 24 (IANS/EFE) Relatives of Luis Francisco Cuellar, a Colombian governor who was abducted and killed this week by suspected FARC rebels, have said that the politician had insufficient police protection ... Read more...

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Kidnapped Colombian politician found dead


December 23rd, 2009 - 2:39 pm ICT by IANS
Bogota, Dec 23 (IANS/EFE) The governor of the southern Colombian province of Caqueta, Luis Francisco Cuellar, was found dead a day after suspected FARC rebels snatched him from his home in the ... Read more...

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At least 26 dead in fresh Iraq violence (Lead)


November 16th, 2009 - 10:53 pm ICT by IANS
Baghdad, Nov 16 (DPA) At least 26 people were killed in fresh violence on the western outskirts of Baghdad and in the disputed northern Iraqi city of Kirkuk Monday, police and medics ... Read more...

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13 dead after machine-gun attack in Baghdad


November 16th, 2009 - 7:40 pm ICT by IANS
Baghdad, Nov 16 (DPA) Thirteen people were killed when men dressed in Iraqi military uniforms sprayed homes west of Baghdad with machine-gun fire early Monday morning, police and villagers said. Villagers and local ... Read more...

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New security advisory issued after Pakistani GHQ attack


October 14th, 2009 - 10:05 pm ICT by IANS
Rawalpindi, Oct 14 (IANS) A new security advisory has been issued to all corps headquarters of Pakistan on the directive of army chief Gen. Ashfaq Parvez Kayani following the militant attack on ... Read more...

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Pakistan Army HQ attack planned in South Waziristan


October 12th, 2009 - 10:06 pm ICT by IANS
Rawalpindi, Oct 12 (IANS) The Pakistan Army said Monday the deadly suicide bomb attack and the subsequent hostage drama at its headquarters in Rawalpindi were planned by the militants in South ... Read more...

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Pak needs to take a strong action against terrorists operating from its soil: Antony


October 10th, 2009 - 9:46 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct.10 (ANI): Defense Mnister A.K. Antony on Saturday said Pakistan needed to take a determined and strong action against the terrorists operating from its soil, not just to satisfy ... Read more...

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TTP group claims responsibility for Rawalpindi GHQ attack


October 10th, 2009 - 4:15 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Oct.10 (ANI): The Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan's Ajmad Farooqi group has claimed responsibility for the ghastly terror attack on the Army General Headquarters (GHQ) at Rawalpindi.The TTP group called a private television ... Read more...

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Terrorists attack Pakistan army HQ, at least four die (Third Lead)


October 10th, 2009 - 2:43 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Oct 10 (IANS) Half a dozen terrorists mounted an audacious gun and grenade attack on the Pakistan Army's headquarters in Rawalpindi Saturday, triggering heavy firing that left four militants and an ... Read more...

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Shootout, blasts near Pakistan Army headquarters (Second Lead)


October 10th, 2009 - 1:36 pm ICT by IANS
Rawalpindi, Oct 10 (IANS) A shootout took place near the Pakistan Army headquarters in the garrison town of Rawalpindi Saturday, media reports said. The firing started when security personnel tried to intercept ... Read more...

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British probe launched on Bangladeshi terror camp


March 26th, 2009 - 8:45 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 26 (IANS) The body overseeing the running of charities in Britain has launched a probe and expressed serious concern after a terrorist camp in Bangladesh was reported to have been ... Read more...

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Case registered against Rashtriya Rifles troopers for Kashmir shootout


February 22nd, 2009 - 2:34 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Feb 22 (IANS) A case was registered against troopers of the Rashtriya Rifles for a shootout in Jammu and Kashmir's Sopore town Saturday that killed two civilians. The town remained tense ... Read more...

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Two civilians killed in Kashmir firing, probe ordered (Lead)


February 22nd, 2009 - 12:01 am ICT by IANS
Baramulla (Jammu and Kashmir), Feb 21 (IANS) Two civilians were killed and one critically wounded in indiscriminate firing by unidentified assailants in army uniforms in the Kashmir Valley Saturday evening, police and ... Read more...

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Two civilians killed in Kashmir firing


February 21st, 2009 - 10:26 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Feb 21 (IANS) Two civilians were killed and one critically wounded in indiscriminate firing by unidentified assailants in army uniforms in the Kashmir Valley Saturday evening, police and eyewitnesses said. Locals alleged ... Read more...

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Amritsar students protest against recent Mumbai attacks


December 26th, 2008 - 3:12 pm ICT by ANI
Amritsar, Dec 26 (ANI): Hundreds of school children staged a demonstration in Amritsar city to voice their anguish at the recent terror attacks in Mumbai. The students dressed in army uniforms and ... Read more...

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Exhibition to showcase the Great Escape of 1918


September 22nd, 2008 - 3:15 pm ICT by ANI
London, September 22 (ANI): Though the movie The Great Escape might have dramatized on the silver screen the story of the prisoners of war who tunneled their way out of Holzminden ... Read more...

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Future soldiers might sport solar powered uniforms in the battlefield


June 20th, 2008 - 4:25 pm ICT by ANI
Canberra, June 20 (ANI): Future soldiers might sport army uniforms fitted with solar panels to allow them to generate power in the field and charge batteries for radios, phones and laptops.The ... Read more...

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NATO online - worms, wars and ethical hackers


May 22nd, 2008 - 9:35 am ICT by admin
By Ben Nimmo Mons (Belgium), May 22 (DPA) For a room capable of jumping to action stations at the touch of a button, NATO's top cyber-defence centre has remarkably comfortable seats. In a ... Read more...

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