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Roof collapse in northern Pakistan kills 5, injures 3


September 5th, 2012 - 8:19 pm ICT by BNO News
PESHAWAR, PAKISTAN (BNO NEWS) -- The roof of a residential building collapsed in the northwestern Pakistani city of Peshawar on Tuesday morning, killing a couple and three of their children, local media ... Read more...

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Chinks in Mirwaiz-led Hurriyat Conference?


May 7th, 2012 - 4:59 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, May 7 (IANS) Chinks appeared in the Mirwaiz Umer Farooq-led moderate Hurriyat group Monday a day after a statement made by another senior leader of the group.A group of ... Read more...

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Judicial custody of high court blast accused extended


March 28th, 2012 - 9:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 28 (IANS) A special National Investigation Agency (NIA) court Wednesday extended judicial custody of two accused in the 2011 Delhi High Court blast and deferred the hearing ... Read more...

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Pakistani daily laments fate of acid attack victim


March 27th, 2012 - 12:29 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, March 27 (IANS) Pakistan should "save face" following the suicide of a Pakistani acid attack victim in Italy by ensuring that more women don't have to choose this way ... Read more...

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Salman supports Saif, says media was biased


February 24th, 2012 - 6:54 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 24 (IANS) Salman Khan, who is back here after the shooting of "Ek Tha Tiger" in Cuba, Friday came out in support of his fellow actor Saif ... Read more...

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Bollywood mum over Saif-Sharma brawl


February 23rd, 2012 - 8:53 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 23 (IANS) A day after Saif Ali Khan's brawl with an NRI businessman, Bollywood celebrities chose to keep their opinions on the incident to themselves. Only composer ... Read more...

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My friends were abused, I was assaulted: Saif


February 22nd, 2012 - 11:37 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 22 (IANS) Bollywood star Saif Ali Khan, who was arrested Wednesday evening after being embroiled in a scuffle with an NRI businessman and later released on bail, ... Read more...

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‘Benazir killed for backing Lal Masjid operation’


February 12th, 2012 - 4:45 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Feb 12 (IANS) Former Pakistani prime minister Benazir Bhutto was assassinated for supporting the Lal Masjid operation, an anti-terrorism court has been told.Dawn quoted Magistrate Taufiq Ahmed, ... Read more...

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Pakistani blind cricket team to visit India


January 12th, 2012 - 11:07 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Jan 12 (IANS) A 16-member national blind cricket team from Pakistan will tour India in February.Bilal Sati, a senior official of the Pakistan Blind Cricket Council, said the team ... Read more...

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Kaskar attack: Seven booked under stringent law


September 14th, 2011 - 9:25 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 14 (IANS) Seven people named in the killing of an aide of Dawood Ibrahim's younger brother Iqbal Kaskar in May this year have been booked under the stringent ... Read more...

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Chinese journalist detained in Pakistan


September 9th, 2011 - 12:49 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Sep 9 (IANS) A Chinese journalist and two Pakistani journalists were detained in Pakistan's Abbottabad city where Al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden was shot dead.The detention took place ... Read more...

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Man jailed in Britain for hate rant over Iraq war


July 30th, 2011 - 6:58 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 30 (IANS) A man in Britain has been sentenced to 12 years in prison for calling upon Muslims to attack MPs who voted for the Iraq war.Bilal Zaheer ... Read more...

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Zardari’s chief security officer attacked


May 29th, 2011 - 12:54 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, May 29 (IANS) Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari's chief security officer was fired at here and two of his securitymen were injured in the shooting, a media report said ... Read more...

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CBI to review its list of Most Wanted fugitives (Roundup)


May 20th, 2011 - 10:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 20 (IANS) Amid embarrassing errors in the list of terrorists hiding in Pakistan, more bloopers have surfaced in the Central Bureau of Investigation's (CBI) overall list ... Read more...

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CBI withdraws Most Wanted list of goof-ups galore (Lead)


May 20th, 2011 - 9:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Hyderabad, May 20 (IANS) The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) Friday withdrew from its website the list of Most Wanted criminals after some blunders came to light.Embarrassed ... Read more...

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Dawood brother was not attacked, say police (Second Lead)


May 18th, 2011 - 2:37 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 18 (IANS) In a surprise announcement, police Wednesday said Iqbal Kaskar, the brother of India's most wanted mafia don Dawood Ibrahim, was not fired at by gunmen in ... Read more...

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Two more detained for attack on Dawood’s brother


May 18th, 2011 - 12:10 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 18 (IANS) Two more people were detained Wednesday in connection with the sensational attack on businessman Iqbal Kaskar, the younger brother of India's most wanted mafia don Dawood ... Read more...

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Omlettes, guns and stunts for Bhopal’s wonder boys (With Image)


April 20th, 2011 - 10:45 am ICT by IANS
Bhopal, April 20 (IANS) Shooting blindfolded while on skates, flipping omelettes over a hundred times in a minute and doing stunts on the cycle, three daring teenagers of Bhopal have ... Read more...

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Pakistan likely to host blind cricket series against India in 2011


April 17th, 2011 - 5:28 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, April 17(ANI): Pakistan's Blind Cricket Council (PBCC) is likely to host a bilateral series against India in Dubai at the end of this year."As the nation is working to improve Pakistan-India ... Read more...

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Happy next-door-brother India has won: Pakistan


April 3rd, 2011 - 2:05 pm ICT by IANS
Lahore, April 3 (IANS) It would have been wonderful if Pakistan had won the cricket World Cup but the Indian team deserved to win, said many Pakistanis who avidly ... Read more...

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Euphoric in Lahore for India-Pakistan match


March 28th, 2011 - 6:32 pm ICT by IANS
Lahore, March 28 (IANS) As I removed my shoes to enter Badshahi Mosque in the old city here, our guide Bilal Ahmad asked in excitement: "Are you ready for ... Read more...

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List of 31 convicted in Godhra case


February 22nd, 2011 - 7:00 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, Feb 22 (IANS) The following is the list of 31 people convicted in the Godhra train burning case: 1. Haji Bilal 2. Razzak Kurkur 3. Shauqat Pitadi 4. Salim Zarda 5. Jabir Binyamin Behra 6. Abdul ... Read more...

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Not “a single piece of evidence” found against Qadir Gilani in Haj scam: FIA Chief


February 22nd, 2011 - 5:16 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Feb 22 (ANI): Federal Investigation Agency's (FIA) Director General Waseem Ahmed has claimed that his department has not found "a single piece of evidence" against Pakistan Prime Minister Yousuf Raza ... Read more...

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After Twitter comment, Omar drives to Handwara (Lead)


February 5th, 2011 - 6:15 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Feb 5 (IANS) In a powerful message of being with his own people, Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah Saturday did not wait even for the weather to clear and ... Read more...

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Murder over screwdriver in capital


January 11th, 2011 - 10:31 pm ICT by IANS
Delhi, Jan 11 (IANS) Enraged over being denied a screwdriver at a mobile phone shop, four people stabbed a 17-year-old teenager to death and injured his brother in north Delhi, police said ... Read more...

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Snowfall in Kashmir brings slight rise in temperature


January 11th, 2011 - 12:21 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Jan 11 (IANS) A light snowfall began in the valley early Tuesday, leading to marginally warmer temperature in this Jammu and Kashmir summer capital compared to a day earlier."Srinagar recorded 0.6 ... Read more...

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Srinagar warmer at minus 2.2 degrees, expects snowfall


January 7th, 2011 - 1:53 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Jan 7 (IANS) Srinagar got a slight respite from the cold wave conditions as a nightlong cloud cover brought up the minimum temperature to minus 2.2 degrees Celsius Friday. The weather ... Read more...

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Pakistan Army and ISI is kidnapping and killing people of Gilgit Baltistan (Part-2)


December 18th, 2010 - 10:43 pm ICT by ANI
By Dr. Shabir ChoudhryLondon, Dec 18 (ANI): Mirza Wajahat Hassan Khan left for Dubai unaccompanied on October 28 2010, for a family business venture.It should be noted that the kidnapping, ... Read more...

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Parliamentarians, civil society members meet Mirwaiz


December 4th, 2010 - 4:27 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Dec 4 (IANS) A 10-member parliamentarian and civil society delegation on a three-day visit to the Kashmir Valley Saturday called on moderate Hurriyat leader Mirwaiz Umer Farooq.The delegation comprising parliamentarians ... Read more...

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Kashmir Journalists Guild (KJG) holds election in Srinagar


November 11th, 2010 - 10:37 pm ICT by ANI
Srinagar, Nov.11 (ANI): The Kashmir Journalists Guild (KJG), an apex body of broadcast journalists in Kashmir, representing various national TV News channels held its annual election here on Thursday.In the election to ... Read more...

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Cop dies, four injured in Kashmir road mishap


November 1st, 2010 - 1:17 pm ICT by ANI
Srinagar, Nov.1 (ANI): A police constable died and four policemen were injured in two different road accidents across the Kashmir Valley on Sunday.Javaid Ahmad Mir, police constable and a resident of Dooru, ... Read more...

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Two TTP terrorists, would-be teen suicide bomber, arrested in Karachi


October 26th, 2010 - 3:08 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Oct 26 (ANI): Police have arrested two Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) militants, and also recovered a teenage boy, who was being trained to be a suicide bomber during a raid in ... Read more...

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BJP protests Pune lawyer’s move to defend terror accused


September 19th, 2010 - 4:01 pm ICT by IANS
Pune, Sep 19 (IANS) A group of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) activists Sunday staged a demonstration outside the residence of lawyer Sushil Mancharkar, who plans to represent the two accused in ... Read more...

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Pune lawyer to represent German Bakery blast accused


September 18th, 2010 - 9:47 pm ICT by IANS
Pune, Sep 18 (IANS) Defying a diktat by the local bar association, a Pune lawyer has come forward to represent Himayat Mirza Baig, the main accused in the Germany Bakery blast, saying ... Read more...

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Maharashtra cops differ on Pune blast accused’s role


September 16th, 2010 - 10:55 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 16 (IANS) In an embarrassing development for the Maharashtra government, top officials of the state police Thursday appeared to differ over the role of Mirza Himayat Baig, nabbed in connection ... Read more...

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