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Tropical storm forces delay of 9/11 trial

August 24th, 2012 - 12:26 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 23 (IANS) A military commission hearing of suspects of 9/11 terrorist attacks, including alleged mastermind Khaled Sheikh Mohammad, that was set to begin Thursday has been postponed because ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Indian-American woman murdered in California motel

July 12th, 2012 - 10:38 am ICT by IANS
Washington, July 12 (IANS) A US Army veteran has been charged in the brutal sexual assault and murder of a 62-year-old Indian American woman at a motel in California run ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Supply route talks with Pakistan continuing: Pentagon

June 13th, 2012 - 4:20 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 13 (IANS) The US has said it is continuing scaled-down discussions with Pakistan on the re-opening of NATO supply routes to Afghanistan."The team that negotiated directly with Pakistan ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Four U.S. troops killed in Afghanistan helicopter crash

April 21st, 2012 - 5:08 am ICT by BNO News
KABUL, AFGHANISTAN (BNO NEWS) -- Four American service members were killed on late Thursday evening when a helicopter belonging to the NATO-led International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) crashed in southern Afghanistan, officials ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

US wants Pakistan to snap ISI ties with Taliban

February 2nd, 2012 - 11:44 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 2 (IANS) Amid credible reports that the Pakistan's spy agency ISI was secretly supporting Taliban insurgents to recover lost ground in Afghanistan, the United States has asked ... Read more...

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WikiLeaks leaker faces life sentence

March 3rd, 2011 - 7:26 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 3 (IANS) The US military has slapped the 23-year-old soldier, accused of having leaked thousands of secret documents to whistle-blower WikiLeaks, with 22 additional charges including the one ... Read more...

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Mummified Body Found Under El Monte Residence

July 17th, 2010 - 7:54 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey El Monte, July 17, (THAINDIAN NEWS) A mummified body of a man was discovered from under an empty home on Los Angeles on Wednesday. The Los Angeles County authorities have ... Read more...

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US Marine says Oz women’s outrageous dressing sense fails to lure ‘nice men’

January 6th, 2010 - 5:14 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan 6 (ANI): A US Marine Captain has criticised the dressing style of Australian women, claiming that they wear too little to attract "nice men".After a night out on Mitchell St. ... Read more...

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Brittany Murphy suffered flu-like symptoms before death: Family

December 22nd, 2009 - 4:16 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Dec 22 (ANI): Actress Brittany Murphy showed flu-like symptoms before she died last Sunday, says her family."The family reported to us some flu-like symptoms leading up to her death. ... Read more...

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Pakistan launches offensive against Taliban in Buner (Intro Roundup)

April 28th, 2009 - 7:57 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, April 28 (IANS) Saying it had run out of options, Pakistan Tuesday sent its ground forces into action against the Taliban in Buner district in the country's restive northwest, just ... Read more...

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Enough is enough, Pakistan tells Taliban (Roundup)

April 28th, 2009 - 6:14 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad/Washington, April 28 (IANS) Saying that "enough is enough", Pakistan Tuesday warned the Taliban of "strict action" if it attempted to challenge the government's writ, even as the top US military ... Read more...

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