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PMANE leaders ‘abducted’ by fishermen


September 12th, 2012 - 12:57 am ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sep 11 (IANS) High drama prevailed at Tamil Nadu's Idinthakarai village - the hub of the anti-Kudankulam protests - Tuesday night with the leaders of People's Movement Against Nuclear ... Read more...

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US not to negotiate with Al-Qaeda over hostage


May 8th, 2012 - 4:01 am ICT by IANS
Washington, May 8 (IANS) The White House has declined to negotiate with Al-Qaeda about an elderly US hostage, kidnapped from Pakistan and being held by the militant group since last ... Read more...

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11 killed, 88 abducted by Maoists till April


April 26th, 2012 - 8:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 26 (IANS) A total of 88 people were abducted and 11 of them killed in six Maoist affected states till April 17 this year, parliament was informed ... Read more...

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Cops rescue abducted NRI in Kurukshetra


April 11th, 2012 - 12:36 am ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, April 10 (IANS) The Chandigarh Police, with the assistance of the Kurukshetra police in Haryana, Tuesday rescued a young non-resident Indian (NRI) from his abductors within hours of him ... Read more...

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Maoists abduct two Italians in Odisha (Third Lead)


March 18th, 2012 - 4:18 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, March 18 (IANS) Maoists have abducted two Italian male tourists in Odisha's Kandhamal district, an official said Sunday in what appears to be the first case of foreigners being ... Read more...

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Two Italians abducted in Odisha (Second Lead)


March 18th, 2012 - 2:47 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, March 18 (IANS) Two Italian tourists in Odisha have been abducted by Maoists in Kandhamal district, an official said Sunday. This appears to be the first case of foreigners ... Read more...

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Take up atrocities against Hindus with Pakistan: BJP to government


March 14th, 2012 - 7:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 14 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Wednesday urged the government to take up with Pakistan the alleged atrocities against Hindus in that country. Party spokesman ... Read more...

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Garo terrorists treated us well, say released engineers


February 6th, 2012 - 12:56 pm ICT by IANS
Shillong, Feb 6 (IANS) The two Meghalaya government engineers who were held hostage by Garo National Liberation Army (GNLA) terrorists describe their 11 days in captivity as "fearful", but say ... Read more...

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To avoid abduction, Israeli troops to carry tear gas


November 24th, 2011 - 12:43 pm ICT by IANS
Jerusalem, Nov 24 (IANS) The Israeli military plans to issue tear gas dispensers to all its non-combat personnel as part of efforts to prevent them from being abducted by militants.The ... Read more...

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Maoists release 15 abducted in Bihar


November 5th, 2011 - 4:21 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Nov 5 (IANS) Five days after being abducted, 15 people, including 12 labourers, were set free by Maoists in Bihar's Jamui district Saturday, police said.They were freed near Batia ... Read more...

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Karachi violence toll climbs to 47 (Lead)


August 19th, 2011 - 12:28 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 18 (IANS) The unabated violence in Pakistan's port city of Karachi has claimed 47 lives in the last two days, a media report said.Firing continues in the old ... Read more...

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‘Fuelled by Viagra’ Gaddafi forces using rape as weapon against rebel children, women


April 26th, 2011 - 1:59 pm ICT by ANI
Tripoli, Apr 26 (ANI): Fuelled by Viagra, the forces of Libyan leader Colonel Muammar Gaddafi, are reportedly using rape as a weapon of war against rebels, including children as young as eight ... Read more...

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UN rights body calls on China to release rights lawyer


March 28th, 2011 - 4:01 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Mar. 28 (ANI): The UN Working Group on Arbitrary Detention has called on China to release that country's best known rights lawyer, Gao Zhisheng, who has been declared missing ... Read more...

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Parsi businesswoman kidnapped in Pakistan (Lead)


March 9th, 2011 - 5:30 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, March 9 (IANS) A Parsi businesswoman has been kidnapped in Pakistan's Quetta city, about 10 years after her politician-husband went missing after also being abducted.Nilofar Abadan, wife of former ... Read more...

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I was sold every few months, recounts Pakistani woman


February 2nd, 2011 - 3:02 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Feb 2 (IANS) Recounting a harrowing tale of rape, torture and exploitation, a Pakistani woman who escaped after a year in captivity says she was sold to someone new every few ... Read more...

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Unease after ex-official’s death in Taliban captivity


January 25th, 2011 - 12:08 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Jan 25 (IANS/AKI) The death in captivity of former Pakistani intelligence official Sultan Amir Tarar almost a year after he was kidnapped by militants has caused unease among officials and ... Read more...

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18-year-old gangraped in Delhi, four held (Night Lead)


December 12th, 2010 - 11:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 12 (IANS) An 18-year-old girl was allegedly abducted and raped in a moving vehicle by four youths, including a minor, after she protested their lewd remarks in the Sultanpuri ... Read more...

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I didn’t kill her, says husband of slain Indian-origin woman


November 23rd, 2010 - 2:07 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 23 (IANS) The husband of the Indian-origin woman who was killed while honeymooning in South Africa after being abducted Nov 14 has denied his involvement in the murder and said ... Read more...

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Alexander Piggee Arrested For Setting Mall On Fire


October 22nd, 2010 - 7:22 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez, Oct 22, (THAINDIAN NEWS) A mall in Roseville, California was set on fire yesterday by a man named Alexander Piggee. At about 10:30 am, Alexander Piggee entered a video game ... Read more...

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Sepahipara village in Tripura benefits from peace


September 16th, 2010 - 9:39 pm ICT by ANI
By Pinaki Das Sepahipara village (Tripura), Sep.16 (ANI): Memories of problems caused by militancy are rapidly fading away from people's minds in Tripura, as transformation in general life cheers everyone here, especially ... Read more...

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UK residents called 999 dozens of times over ‘ghost and UFO worries’


September 4th, 2010 - 5:44 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 4 (ANI): Worried UK residents phoned 999 dozens of times to report sightings of ghosts and UFOs, a force has disclosed.The calls range from reporting ghosts of 'two old ladies ... Read more...

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Al Arabiya: Jordanian U.N. peacekeepers abducted in South Darfur released


August 17th, 2010 - 6:10 pm ICT by BNO News
NYALA, SOUTH DARFUR (BNO NEWS) -- Arabic-language television station Al Arabiya on Tuesday reported that two Jordanian United Nations - African Union peacekeepers have been freed after being abducted in South Darfur ... Read more...

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Man claims jumped out of car after being abducted


August 3rd, 2010 - 12:58 am ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Aug 2 (IANS) A man Monday alleged that he was abducted by four youth from outside the Punjab and Haryana High Court and was pushed into a car but jumped out ... Read more...

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Chinese father tries to auction off chained son


May 27th, 2010 - 5:45 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 27 (ANI): A Chinese man has been revealed to have chained his eight-year-old son to a lamppost and tried to auction him off to strangers.Yong Tsui offered the terrified child ... Read more...

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UFO caught on tape beaming ‘buffalo into spaceship’!


November 2nd, 2009 - 5:00 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 2 (ANI): A UFO has reportedly been caught on tape beaming up a buffalo into their spaceship.Pensioner Derek Bridges, 69, filmed the entire scene from his window after spotting pulsating ... Read more...

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“Rodrigo Karolys LiveJournal” Gives Clue To Missing Child


October 31st, 2009 - 6:31 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Oct.31, New York (THAINDIAN NEWS) Lenora Karolys was restored to her mother on Thursday, 29th of October after being abducted nearly two years back by her father. She was found ... Read more...

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Kidnapped girl spent 18 years as US Fritzl’s sex slave


August 28th, 2009 - 12:55 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 28 (ANI): A California woman found after being abducted 18 years ago had two children by her alleged kidnapper, police say.Jaycee Lee Dugard was kidnapped in 1991 while waiting for ... Read more...

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‘Taliban consolidating in Malakand again’


August 16th, 2009 - 5:14 pm ICT by ANI
Peshawar, Aug.16 (ANI): Even as thousands of refugees have started returning to their home in the Swat and Malakand divisions after the Pakistan Army declared the region free from Taliban control, ... Read more...

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Jharkhand Congress legislator’s son arrested on abduction charges


July 17th, 2009 - 1:32 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, July 17 (IANS) The son of a Congress legislator in Jharkhand has been arrested on charges of abducting a businessmen, police said Friday. Vishal Tirkey, son of Congress legislator Niel Tirkey, ... Read more...

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UK man makes up kidnap story to avoid wife’s nagging


July 4th, 2009 - 5:26 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jul 4 (ANI): A man, who was weary of his wife's nagging, made up a story that he had been kidnapped at knifepoint as he dared not tell her he had ... Read more...

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Children ‘being kidnapped from Sri Lanka refugee camps’


May 21st, 2009 - 1:42 pm ICT by ANI
Colombo, May 21 (ANI): Children are reportedly being abducted from refugee camps in Sri Lanka, apparently with the tacit approval of the Rajapaksa government, human rights groups have claimed.The Telegraph quoted ... Read more...

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UN urged to probe child abuse in Sri Lanka


May 20th, 2009 - 9:20 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 20 (IANS) Children under 18 years are being abducted from refugee camps and from Vavuniya town in northern Sri Lanka by paramilitary groups who enjoy the tacit support of the ... Read more...

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Taliban intrudes Buner, 12 killed in clashes


April 8th, 2009 - 6:07 pm ICT by ANI
Peshawar, Apr. 8 (ANI): Around a dozen people have been killed in violent clashes between locals and Taliban militants, who invaded Gokand area of Buner District, authorities have confirmed.The violence broke ... Read more...

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Male rape victim in Pakistan under trauma


February 13th, 2009 - 6:35 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Feb 13 (ANI): The Pakistani man, who alleged being abducted and sexually assaulted by three women from Clifton, Karachi, says that the incident has ruined his social life as well ... Read more...

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Todays marshmellow generation” too safe to handle risks, says expert


October 19th, 2008 - 12:00 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Oct 19 (ANI): Parents, who constantly try to bubble-wrap their children to keep them safe might be putting them at an increased risk of behavioural problems in adolescence, warns an ... Read more...

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