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BSF officer killed in firing from Pakistan side

September 20th, 2011 - 8:32 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Sep 20 (IANS) A Border Security Force (BSF) officer leading a patrol was killed in a burst of gunfire from across the international border with Pakistan near Jammu Tuesday ... Read more...

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Two BSF men wounded in Pakistan firing, Rangers deny role (Third Lead)

September 18th, 2009 - 6:05 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Sep 18 (IANS) Two Border Security Force (BSF) personnel were seriously injured in firing from Pakistan Thursday and Friday, leading to Indian protests. But the Pakistan Rangers denied they were involved. As ... Read more...

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Lankan players agree that had they sat still, they would have died

March 6th, 2009 - 2:07 pm ICT by ANI
Colombo, Mar.6 (ANI): A majority of the Sri Lankan cricketers who were caught in the middle of a crossfire between security forces and terrorists in Lahore on Tuesday, have said that ... Read more...

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Shots fired at police in Greece

January 5th, 2009 - 12:19 pm ICT by IANS
Athens, Jan 5 (DPA) Unknown attackers fired multiple shots at a police watch post in Athens early Monday morning, leaving one police officer wounded with life threatening injuries, local radio reported.The incident ... Read more...

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Muslim rebel attacks kill 16 in Philippines

August 18th, 2008 - 1:09 pm ICT by IANS
DPA Manila, Aug 18 (DPA) Muslim separatist rebels went on a rampage in the southern Philippines Monday, killing at least 16 people as they seized towns, burned homes and looted businesses, military and ... Read more...

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Magnificent Ha Long Bay battles to keep economy afloat (Letter from Ha Long Bay)

June 9th, 2008 - 12:54 pm ICT by IANS
By Madhusree Chatterjee Ha Long Bay (Vietnam), June 9 (IANS) A heavy mist hangs over the Vietnam coast as the luxury liner Superstar Virgo wedges its way through a maze of nearly 3,000 ... Read more...

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