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40 people injured in clashes between protesters and security forces in northern Iraq


April 19th, 2011 - 2:27 am ICT by BNO News
ARBIL, IRAQ (BNO NEWS) -- At least 40 people on Monday were injured in clashes between protesters and security forces in two northern Iraqi cities, Aswat al-Iraq news agency reported.In Arbil, a ... Read more...

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NASA astronaut hopes to stage ‘out of this world’ concert


February 11th, 2011 - 4:16 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 11 (ANI): A NASA astronaut is hoping to stage a concert that is literally out of this world, and plans on doing it with the help of Irish band The ... Read more...

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Baloch rebel chief Brahmdagh Bugti seeks political asylum in Switzerland


February 2nd, 2011 - 5:13 pm ICT by ANI
Quetta, Feb 2(ANI): Brahmdagh Bugti, chief of an outlawed Baloch rebel group, is seeking political asylum in Switzerland, the party's spokesperson has said."Brahmdagh Bugti, who leads the banned Baloch Republican Party (BRP), ... Read more...

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Gangtok locals celebrate Pang Lhabsol festival


August 25th, 2010 - 6:34 pm ICT by ANI
By Tashi PradhanGangtok, Aug 25 (ANI): Residents of Gangtok are celebrating Pang Lhabsol, one of the state's biggest festivals, that marks a pact of brotherhood inked between the Lepcha and Bhutia chieftains, ... Read more...

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Edgy 3-D Remake Of ‘Snow White’ To Be Produced By Brett Ratner


June 6th, 2010 - 8:30 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
June 6, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Snow White is on course for a Hollywood renovation. Movie chieftains are readying a big-budget blockbuster anchored in the archetypal fairytale.The story was made well-known ... Read more...

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Taliban guns down outspoken Afghan tribal chief


April 29th, 2010 - 2:57 pm ICT by ANI
Kandahar, Apr 29 (ANI): Taliban militia have gunned down Afghan tribal chief Abdul Rahman in Kandahar.Rahman had attended a tribal shura a few days prior to his death. The gathering ... Read more...

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Misuse Of Technology : Facebook Eradicates ‘Account Of Osama Bin Laden’


April 24th, 2010 - 7:32 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
April 24, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Terrorists have unearthed in Facebook a fresh medium for the dissemination of their vitriolic ideology. The terrorist outfits and their chieftains are diligently utilizing ... Read more...

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Osama Bin Laden’s Facebook Page Immobilized


April 19th, 2010 - 7:31 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
April 19, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): The Al-Qaeda director, Osama bin Laden's profile on the social networking website, Facebook, has been blacked out. This was subsequent to a security specialist ... Read more...

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Women’s bill: government calls all-party meet, rebellion in BJP (Roundup)


March 11th, 2010 - 8:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 11 (IANS) The fate of the landmark women's quota bill Thursday appeared uncertain as the government, yielding to the bitter critics - the Yadav troika, offered ... Read more...

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Yadav chieftains stifle women’s aspirations


March 8th, 2010 - 8:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 8 (IANS) Two Yadav chieftains, with a combined strength of 15 in the Rajya Sabha, succeeded Monday to prevent voting on a historic legislation that seeks to reserve ... Read more...

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Omar, bin Laden in ’safe havens’ in Pak under patronage of political parties: Burney


February 22nd, 2010 - 5:03 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Feb.22 (ANI) : Former Pakistan Human Rights Minister Ansar Burney has once again raised concerns over terrorists taking refuge in the country's financial capital, Karachi, and said that extremist leaders ... Read more...

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Hakeemullah’s successor would be more ruthless, revengeful: Pak intelligence official


February 11th, 2010 - 5:07 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb.11 (ANI): While speculation still surrounds the Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) chief Hakeemullah Mehsud's death, analysts believe the extremist chieftains death would hardly have any effect on the banned extremist organisations ... Read more...

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Mystery still surrounds Pak Taliban chief Hakeemullah’s death


February 10th, 2010 - 6:28 pm ICT by ANI
Peshawar, Feb.10 (ANI): Despite the Taliban in the restive Orakzai agency confirming the Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) chief Hakeemullah Mehsud's death, mystery still surrounds the extremist chieftains fate, who is believed to ... Read more...

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Militants kill anti-Taliban militiamen in Pakistan (Lead)


September 24th, 2009 - 6:41 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Sep 24 (DPA) Suspected Islamist militants targeted a group of pro-government tribesmen near Pakistan's northwestern Bannu town Thursday, triggering a gunfight that left at least 18 people dead, police and ... Read more...

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Godmothers fill in for incarcerated godfathers in Italian mafia


August 25th, 2009 - 2:05 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 25 (ANI): The Italian underworld, which has for a long time been the domain of men, is now seeing women taking up top mafia ranks as godmothers in order to ... Read more...

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Imran cannot run with the Taliban and disco in London at the same time : Pak editorial


June 27th, 2009 - 6:51 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, June 27 (ANI): Cricketer-turned-politician, Imran Khan may have vehemently opposed the military offensive against the Taliban and other extremists in Pakistan's North West Frontier Province (NWFP) terming the offensive as ... Read more...

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Zardari orders law-enforcement agencies not to allow Taliban chieftains escape Pakistan


June 27th, 2009 - 3:28 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, June 27 (ANI): Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari has directed the law-enforcement agencies to ensure that Pak-Taliban chieftains don't escape to other countries.Zardari is reported to have issued the directive ... Read more...

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India’s opposition counts its losses after Congress sweep


May 17th, 2009 - 4:51 pm ICT by IANS
By M.R. Narayan Swamy New Delhi, May 17 (IANS) India's divided opposition licked its wounds Sunday, a day after the Congress party dramatically returned to power with a thumping majority leaving its ... Read more...

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Musharraf says US needs dialogue for resolution of Afghan issue


March 2nd, 2009 - 5:35 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Mar 2 (ANI): A troop surge will not solve the Afghanistan issue, and the US will have to initiate dialogue to achieve peace, former Pakistan President Pervez Musharraf has said. ... Read more...

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Maya warns Mulayam, Lalu Prasad


August 9th, 2008 - 9:36 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Aug 9 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister and Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) supremo Mayawati Saturday issued a stern warning to Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav and Railway Minister Lalu Prasad ... Read more...

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500 workers of Islamic party arrested in Tamil Nadu


May 9th, 2008 - 5:35 pm ICT by admin
Vellore (Tamil Nadu), May 9 (IANS) About 500 workers of the Tamil Nadu Muslim Munnetra Kazhagam (TMMK) attempting to pray in a disused 200-year-old mosque inside the fort here were arrested Friday, ... Read more...

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Archaeologists discover 1,200 yr old Irish Viking trade centre


May 8th, 2008 - 7:40 pm ICT by admin
London, May 8 (ANI): Archaeologists have discovered one of the Vikings most important trading centres in Ireland, which is estimated to be 1,200 years old.According to a report in BBC News, ... Read more...

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