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Chinese women fly most advanced fighter jet


August 18th, 2012 - 6:19 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, Aug 18 (IANS) Five female pilots have become China's first women to fly the J-10 combat aircraft, the country's most advanced fighter jet, a media report said.J-10, also called ... Read more...

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Russia could deploy unmanned bomber after 2040


August 3rd, 2012 - 12:00 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Aug 2 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russia could deploy a sixth-generation" pilotless strategic bomber aircraft after 2040, Lt. Gen. Anatoly Zhikharev, chief of the Long-Range Aviation Command, said Thursday."That ... Read more...

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Israeli embassy car bombing has foreign links: Police


July 19th, 2012 - 10:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 19 (IANS) The conspiracy behind the Feb 13 Israeli embassy car bombing here has an international link, Delhi Police told a city court Thursday while seeking additional ... Read more...

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Medvedev orders to build new aircraft plant


June 10th, 2012 - 9:50 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, June 10 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev has ordered for construction of an aircraft manufacturing plant for producing tactical transport aircraft in Kazan city, said Defence Minister ... Read more...

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Russia to build fifth-generation bombers


June 9th, 2012 - 10:19 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, June 9 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev Saturday reiterated plans to develop a fifth-generation strategic bomber aircraft."Alongside a fifth-generation fighter, there are also plans to develop an ... Read more...

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ATM bombings continue unabated in South Africa


June 6th, 2012 - 9:11 am ICT by IANS
Cape Town, June 6 (IANS) Attacks on Automated Teller Machines (ATMs) have gone up rapidly in South Africa this year, with 18 cash machines being blown up in a single ... Read more...

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Release bombers’ bodies: Amnesty urges Belarus


March 21st, 2012 - 10:29 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, March 21 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The remains of two bombers executed in Belarus should be returned to their families for proper burial, Amnesty International said in a statement."Despite publicly stating ... Read more...

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Belarus executes Minsk subway bombers


March 18th, 2012 - 2:25 pm ICT by IANS
Minsk, March 18 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Belarus has executed two men convicted for a deadly subway bombing in the capital Minsk last year, Belarusian news agency Belta reported.The mother of one ... Read more...

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ATM attacks on the rise in South Africa


February 5th, 2012 - 11:00 am ICT by IANS
Cape Town, Feb 5 (IANS) Attacks on Automated Teller Machines (ATMs) have increased rapidly in South Africa over the past one year partly due to poor policing, a report said.A ... Read more...

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Al-Qaeda says it is holding US hostage (Second Lead, Changing dateline)


December 2nd, 2011 - 8:59 am ICT by IANS
London, Dec 2 (IANS) A US aid worker has been held hostage by Al-Qaeda, the terror group's chief Ayman al-Zawahiri stated Thursday in a video.Warren Weinstein was kidnapped from ... Read more...

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Al-Qaeda says it is holding US hostage (Lead)


December 2nd, 2011 - 8:47 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 2 (IANS) A US aid worker has been held hostage by Al-Qaeda, the extremist group's chief Ayman al-Zawahiri stated Thursday in a video.Warren Weinstein was ... Read more...

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Al-Qaeda holding US aid worker hostage in Pakistan


December 2nd, 2011 - 7:46 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 2 (IANS) A US aid worker has been held hostage by Al-Qaeda, the extremist group's leader Ayman al-Zawahiri said Thursday in a statement seen by US website monitors.He ... Read more...

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Belarus court gives death to Minsk metro bombers


November 30th, 2011 - 10:20 pm ICT by IANS
Minsk, Nov 30 (IANS) A court in Belarusian capital Minsk Wednesday sentenced two men to death for carrying out a bomb attack that killed 15 people and injured 200 in ... Read more...

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Two ULFA rebels killed by their own bomb


November 21st, 2011 - 1:53 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, Nov 21 (IANS) Two members of the outlawed United Liberation Front of Asom (ULFA) were killed Monday in Assam when the bomb they were trying to plant on a ... Read more...

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Terrorists blow up school in Pakistan


November 11th, 2011 - 6:38 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Nov 11 (IANS) Unidentified terrorists in Pakistan blew up a boys' school in a district of the Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA) while a security checkpost was also attacked.The ... Read more...

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Girls school blown up in Pakistan


November 10th, 2011 - 5:07 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Nov 10 (IANS) Unidentified bombers blew up a government school for girls in Pakistan's Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province. No person was hurt in the incident, a media report said ... Read more...

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US deploys more missiles than Russia


October 26th, 2011 - 10:56 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 26 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The US has deployed some 300 more missiles than Russia, according to data published by the Department of State.According to the facts-sheet of the New ... Read more...

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Day, site chosen carefully by bombers?


September 7th, 2011 - 9:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 7 (IANS) The day - Wednesday - and the site - Delhi High Court - were chosen purposefully by the bombers for maximum casualties, it would seem. ... Read more...

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Delhi blast: Suspects’ sketches released


September 7th, 2011 - 9:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 7 (IANS) Delhi Police Wednesday released sketches of two men suspected to have placed the suitcase bomb at the Delhi High Court that claimed the lives of ... Read more...

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Six killed, five injured in Kabul attack (Second Lead)


August 19th, 2011 - 12:11 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, Aug 19 (IANS) Six people, including two police officers, were killed and five others were injured Friday in two suicide bombings and a shootout near the house of Afghanistan's ... Read more...

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Two blasts in Peshawar, three injured


August 11th, 2011 - 12:30 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 11 (IANS) Three people were injured in a suicide blast at a checkpost in northwest Pakistan's Peshawar city Thursday, Xinhua reported. This followed another blast near the same ... Read more...

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Hitler’s bomber turns up in a Somerset home garden


July 20th, 2011 - 3:19 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 20 (IANS) One of Hitler's bombers was found buried in the garden of a British couple's home, a media report said.Andy and Betty Jennings had no idea their ... Read more...

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‘Terrorists may have used safe house near blast sites’


July 16th, 2011 - 1:06 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai/New Delhi, July 16 (IANS) Investigators probing the Mumbai blasts believe the terrorists who planted the bombs may have used a "safe house" somewhere near the blast sites to ... Read more...

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‘Terrorists behind bombings may not have been locals’


July 15th, 2011 - 11:34 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai/New Delhi, July 15 (IANS) The terrorists who planted bombs at three sites in Mumbai may not have been locals, an examination of the CCTV footage collected from the sites ... Read more...

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13 killed in two suicide bombings in Afghanistan


May 18th, 2011 - 9:44 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, May 18 (IANS) At least 13 people were killed and 20 were injured in two suicide bombings in Afghanistan's Nangarhar province Wednesday, an official said."Till now, 13 people, including ... Read more...

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US hardens stance against ‘ally’ Pakistan after Osama killing (Lead)


May 4th, 2011 - 6:15 pm ICT by IANS
Washington/Islamabad/New Delhi, May 4 (IANS) Two days after Osama bin Laden's dramatic killing deep inside Pakistan, the US described its ties with Islamabad as "complicated" and said it will take ... Read more...

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Sharing intel with ISI would have jeopardised ‘Operation Geronimo’: CIA chief


May 4th, 2011 - 11:57 am ICT by ANI
Washington, May 4(ANI): The Central Intelligence Agency did not keep Pakistan in the loop about 'Operation Geronimo', because US officials feared that Islamabad could have jeopardised the operation by leaking word to ... Read more...

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Pakistan would have jeopardised Osama raid: CIA chief


May 4th, 2011 - 11:30 am ICT by IANS
Washington, May 4 (IANS) Pakistan was not included in the mission to kill Osama bin Laden as US officials feared it could have undermined the operation by leaking word ... Read more...

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Freed 7/7 bombers’ helper supported killings of Americans


March 10th, 2011 - 4:23 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar.10 (ANI): Pakistani origin American terrorist Mohammed Junaid Babar expressed his support for violence against the United States in "occupied" Muslim countries at the time of his early release in ... Read more...

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Qaeda Brit martyr’s online video heightens fears of terror attack on UK


March 2nd, 2011 - 5:57 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 2 (ANI): British Intelligence outfit MI5 is looking out for a British Muslim who has appeared in an online video released by al-Qaeda.The new video projects a man, identified only ... Read more...

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MI5 missed opportunity to identify 7/7-terror ringleader over poorly edited picture


February 22nd, 2011 - 1:53 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 22 (ANI): British Intelligence outfit MI5 missed an opportunity to identify the ringleader of the July 7 bombers as terrorists because a surveilance photograph of him that could have been ... Read more...

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Two die in suicide attack at Kabul shopping mall (Second Lead)


February 14th, 2011 - 6:24 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, Feb 14 (IANS) Two people were killed Monday in a massive suicide bombing at a shopping mall that is frequented by foreigners in this Afghan capital, officials said.The blast happened in ... Read more...

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Bye-bye sniffer dogs! Now, trained mice to sniff out terrorists at airports!


February 3rd, 2011 - 1:42 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 3 (ANI): Israeli researchers have developed a new detector where trained teams of mice will sniff would-be bombers and drugs at airports.Researchers say it is more accurate than using ... Read more...

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New Year spam text message triggered ‘Black Widow’ suicide bomber explosives early


January 30th, 2011 - 4:46 pm ICT by ANI
Moscow, Jan 30 (ANI): A 'Black Widow' suicide bomber, who intended to detonate her explosives in central Moscow, was killed immediately after a spam text message from her mobile phone company triggered ... Read more...

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UK hate cleric urges Muslims to ‘issue fatwas’ against Cameron, May


January 23rd, 2011 - 2:16 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 23 (ANI): London based hate cleric Anjem Choudary has urged Muslims to issue a 'fatwa' against British Prime Minister David Cameron and Home Secretary Theresa May.Choudary branded both ... Read more...

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