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52 killed in series of attacks across Iraq


September 9th, 2012 - 11:00 pm ICT by IANS
Baghdad, Sep 9 (IANS) A series of bombs and gunfire attacks across Iraq Sunday left some 52 Iraqis dead and more than 200 others injured, in what appeared to be ... Read more...

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Two die as suicide bomber targets US vehicle in Peshawar (Evening Lead)


September 3rd, 2012 - 6:19 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Sep 3 (IANS) At least two people were killed Monday when a suicide bomber rammed his car packed with explosives into a US consulate vehicle near a UN office ... Read more...

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Four die in Peshawar suicide bombing (Fourth Lead)


September 3rd, 2012 - 4:20 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Sep 3 (IANS) Four people, including two Americans, were killed Monday when a suicide bomber rammed his explosives-laden car into a US consulate vehicle near a UN office in ... Read more...

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Two Americans killed in Peshawar suicide bombing (Third Lead)


September 3rd, 2012 - 2:56 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Sep 3 (IANS) Two Americans were among four people killed Monday when a suicide bomber rammed his car packed with explosives into a US consulate vehicle near a UN ... Read more...

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LeT car-bomber module busted in Srinagar


June 14th, 2012 - 11:01 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, June 14 (IANS) A Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) car-bomber module planning to carry out explosions in the city was busted and five of its operatives were arrested, the Jammu and Kashmir ... Read more...

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11 die in Kabul attack after Obama trip (Third Lead)


May 2nd, 2012 - 3:17 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, May 2 (IANS) Taliban militants carried out an audacious attack in Kabul only hours after US President Barack Obama visited the city, leaving 11 people including all five ... Read more...

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43 killed, over 190 wounded in Iraq bomb attacks (Lead)


March 20th, 2012 - 6:26 pm ICT by IANS
Baghdad, March 20 (IANS) As many as 43 people were killed and over 190 wounded in a series of bomb attacks across Iraq Tuesday, the police said.One of the deadliest ... Read more...

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25 killed, over 170 wounded in Iraq attacks


March 20th, 2012 - 4:36 pm ICT by IANS
Baghdad, March 20 (IANS) At least 25 people were killed and over 170 wounded Tuesday in a series of bomb attacks across Iraq, the police said.The deadliest attack occurred in ... Read more...

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Nigeria: Death toll in Jos church attack reaches 19


March 13th, 2012 - 9:43 pm ICT by BNO News
JOS, Nigeria (BNO NEWS) -- A person who was injured on Sunday when a suicide car bomber targeted a Catholic church in the Nigerian city of Jos has died, raising the death ... Read more...

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Ten dead in Somalia bombing


February 9th, 2012 - 3:45 am ICT by IANS
Mogadishu, Feb 9 (IANS) A suicide car bomber Wednesday struck a hotel frequented by officials in Mogadishu, killing at least 10 people.The attacker rammed his explosives-laden car into the boundary ... Read more...

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Nine killed, several injured in car-bomb explosion in Peshawar


February 2nd, 2011 - 3:02 pm ICT by ANI
Peshawar, Feb 2(ANI): At least nine people were killed and over a dozen others injured after an explosive-laden car went off in Pakistan's northwestern city of Peshawar on Wednesday.The blast took place ... Read more...

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Five blasts rock Pakistan (Second Lead)


January 29th, 2011 - 6:35 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Nov 29 (IANS) A suicide bomber blew up a truck packed with 500 kg of explosives inside a tunnel in Pakistan's northwestern region, killing eight people early Saturday, while more ... Read more...

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Teenage car-bomber killed in Pakistan


October 19th, 2010 - 1:11 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Oct 19 (ANI): A suspected suicide bomber was killed after police opened fire on the explosives-laden jeep he was driving in northwest Pakistan, police said.A police official revealed that the teenage ... Read more...

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Two soldiers killed in Iraq violence


August 13th, 2010 - 8:28 am ICT by IANS
Baghdad, Aug 13 (IANS) Two Iraqi soldiers were killed and five security personnel wounded in three attacks, including a suicide car bombing, in central and northern Iraq, police said. A suicide car bomber ... Read more...

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Updated Taliban Code Of Conduct Unveiled


August 4th, 2010 - 7:46 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Aug 4, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Taliban extremists in Afghanistan have issued a new code of conduct that asks the fighters to evade killing the civilians. They have also been asked ... Read more...

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Times Square bomber charged with 10 terrorism and weapons counts


June 18th, 2010 - 1:53 pm ICT by ANI
New York, June 18 (ANI): Would be Times Square car bomber Faisal Shahzad, 30, has been charged with 10 terrorism and weapons counts by a federal grand jury here.According to a ... Read more...

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Nepal car bomber amassed bombs, rocket launcher


June 12th, 2010 - 4:56 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, June 12 (IANS) The man who had masterminded a car bomb blast in Kathmandu was planning more attacks with a formidable arsenal that included bombs, explosives and a rocket ... Read more...

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Shahzad’s hatred stemmed from personal failure, war on terror


May 6th, 2010 - 5:30 pm ICT by ANI
New York, May 6 (ANI): Confessed Times Square car bomber Faisal Shahzad's hatred stemmed from personal failure and the US-led Allied war on terror in Afghanistan.According to the New York Daily News, ... Read more...

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Family photo shows Shahzad posing near scene of Times Square terror attempt


May 6th, 2010 - 1:31 pm ICT by ANI
New York, May 6 (ANI): Accused Times Square terrorist Faisal Shahzad posed for photos like a typical tourist during a 2008 visit with family and friends to the site of his ... Read more...

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Times Square bomber was equipped with wrong fertilizer, say cops


May 3rd, 2010 - 7:28 pm ICT by ANI
New York, May 3 (ANI): New York police officers have claimed that the would be car bomber at Times Square had more than 100 pounds of fertilizer, but not the kind that ... Read more...

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Seven killed in suicide attack in Pakistan


April 18th, 2010 - 11:53 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, April 18 (DPA) A suicide car bomber struck a police building in northwestern Pakistan Sunday, killing at least seven people, police said. The early morning attack at the Saddar police station, ... Read more...

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Death toll in Lahore twin blast reaches 40, over 100 injured


March 12th, 2010 - 5:39 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Mar.12 (ANI): The death toll in twin bomb blasts which rocked Lahore's cantonment area on Friday noon has reached 40 and over 100 injured as police officials confirmed that the target ... Read more...

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Serial bomb blasts in Lahore kill five, injure 40 others


March 12th, 2010 - 3:51 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Mar.12 (ANI): Lahore was once again rocked on Friday noon with a series of bomb blasts ripping apart a crowded market place in the Cantonment area of the city killing at ... Read more...

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Suicide bomber kills four Afghans in Kandahar


March 1st, 2010 - 4:53 pm ICT by ANI
Kandahar (Afghanistan), Mar. 1 (ANI): A suicide car bomber hit a NATO-led convoy in southern Afghanistan on Monday and killed four Afghan civilians.Hospital sources and witnesses said several foreign soldiers were wounded ... Read more...

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18 killed in Iraq suicide car bombing (Lead)


January 26th, 2010 - 4:51 pm ICT by IANS
Baghdad, Jan 26 (IANS) At least 18 people were killed and 80 injured when a suicide car bomber struck at a government forensics centre in central Baghdad Tuesday, authorities said. The attack ... Read more...

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US to train Pakistan police force: official


November 4th, 2009 - 1:04 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Nov 4 (IANS) The US will help train police personnel in Pakistan's Punjab province which has faced terror strikes by the Taliban, a media report said Wednesday. Carol M. Sniegowski, US ... Read more...

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22 dead as blast rocks Rawalpindi (Second Lead)


November 2nd, 2009 - 2:19 pm ICT by IANS
Rawalpindi, Nov 2 (IANS) At least 22 people were killed Monday morning when a massive explosion went off close to a hotel and a bank in this garrison city. The blast ... Read more...

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Man loses 19 relatives in Pakistan blast


October 27th, 2009 - 2:24 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Oct 27 (IANS) What did we do to deserve this, lamented Fauzi Khan whose 19 family members were killed in a landmine explosion in Pakistan's Mohmand Agency. All the 19 people who ... Read more...

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Brigadier escapes terror attack in Islamabad


October 27th, 2009 - 12:32 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Oct 27 (IANS) A Pakistani Army Brigadier and two others escaped a terror attack unhurt Tuesday when the jeep he was travelling in was fired upon in this Pakistani capital. According to ... Read more...

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Pak calls reports of ISI involvement in Kabul attack ‘baseless insinuations’


October 11th, 2009 - 1:00 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Oct.11 (ANI): Pakistan has rebuked reports that its premiere intelligence agency, Inter Services Intelligence (ISI), was involved in the terrorist attack on the Indian embassy in Kabul.A Foreign Office (FO) statement ... Read more...

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Pak needs to take a strong action against terrorists operating from its soil: Antony


October 10th, 2009 - 9:46 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct.10 (ANI): Defense Mnister A.K. Antony on Saturday said Pakistan needed to take a determined and strong action against the terrorists operating from its soil, not just to satisfy ... Read more...

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`Those attacked Indian embassy are enemies of peace,’ says Nirupama Rao


October 9th, 2009 - 8:44 pm ICT by ANI
Kabul, Oct 9 (ANI): Visiting Indian Foreign Secretary Nirupama Rao on Friday said that the people responsible for Thursday's bomb blast outside the Indian embassy here which claimed 17 lives and injured ... Read more...

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Nirupama Rao to meet Afghanistan Foreign Minister, President


October 9th, 2009 - 5:34 pm ICT by ANI
Kabul, Oct 9 (ANI): Indian Foreign Secretary Nirupama Rao is expected to meet Afghanistan Foreign Minister Rangin Dadfar Spanta and President Hamid Karzai today to assess the situation arising out of Thursday's ... Read more...

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EU condemns Kabul attack


October 8th, 2009 - 10:22 pm ICT by IANS
Stockholm, Oct 8 (Xinhua) The European Union (EU) has condemned a suicide car bomb attack that killed 17 people outside the Indian Embassy in Kabul Thursday. "The presidency is appalled by this atrocious ... Read more...

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Suicide car bomb blast kills two at Kabul airport


September 8th, 2009 - 3:32 pm ICT by ANI
Kabul, Sep 8 (ANI): At least two civilians were killed and six others were injured when a suicide car bomb exploded near Kabul's military airport on Tuesday.The windows of the city ... Read more...

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