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Bruce Willis to star in ‘American Assassin’


September 8th, 2012 - 2:47 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Sep 8 (IANS) Actor Bruce Willis is in talks to star in Jeffrey Nachmanoff's new film "American Assassin".According to variety.com, Willis is likely to play the role ... Read more...

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Jennifer Garner plans to return to action genre


August 8th, 2012 - 3:41 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 8 (IANS) Actress Jennifer Garner wants to return to action films after her personal trainer suggested it was "time" to give the genre another go.The "Juno" actress shot ... Read more...

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Pakistan spy chief to visit US


July 29th, 2012 - 2:33 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, July 29 (IANS) Pakistan's spy chief Lt. Gen. Muhammad Zahirul Islam will visit the US Aug 1-3.This will be the Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) head's first official trip to Washington ... Read more...

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CIA, ISI chiefs to meet in August


July 22nd, 2012 - 4:55 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, July 22 (IANS) The chiefs of the the spy agencies of Pakistan and the US will meet in August at Langley, Geo News reported Sunday.ISI Director General Lt. Gen. ... Read more...

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Bilawal says he can defuse US-Pakistan tension


June 4th, 2012 - 12:32 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 4 (IANS) Pakistan Peoples Party chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari has said that he can help defuse the tension between Pakistan and the US.Bilawal said he can bridge the ... Read more...

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Al Qaeda determined to make ‘new history’: report


April 30th, 2012 - 12:43 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, April 30 (IANS) A dead Osama bin Laden is as dangerous as a living one, senior Pakistani journalist Hamid Mir has written a year after the killing of the ... Read more...

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Al Qaeda had planned major attacks in Pakistan: CIA


April 27th, 2012 - 2:38 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, April 27 (IANS) Al Qaeda had planned to carry out major attacks in Pakistan, show documents that US Marine commandos took away from the residence of Osama bin Laden, ... Read more...

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Tim Allen tight-lipped about ‘Toy Story’ role


April 7th, 2012 - 4:06 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, April 7 (IANS) Actor Tim Allen admits he is not allowed to talk about his role in "Toy Story" as Disney is planning a surprise for the audience."Working ... Read more...

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‘Jealous wife betrayed Osama’


March 11th, 2012 - 8:40 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 11 (IANS) Late Al Qaeda chief Osama Bin Laden was betrayed by one of his wives, who revealed the location of his hideaway in Pakistan because she ... Read more...

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Iran overturns death sentence for CIA ’spy’


March 6th, 2012 - 12:35 am ICT by IANS
Tehran, March 5 (IANS) The Iranian Supreme Court has overturned the death penalty given to an Iranian-American CIA "spy" by a lower court, an official said Monday."The case of the ... Read more...

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CIA website hacked


February 11th, 2012 - 1:48 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 11 (IANS) Hacker group Anonymous Friday night took down the website of the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA), media reports said Saturday.Citing online publication PC Magazine, RIA Novosti said ... Read more...

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Himachal plea to environment ministry on river study


January 10th, 2012 - 10:05 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Jan 10 (IANS) Himachal Pradesh has asked the central government to waive its condition of cumulative impact assessment (CIA) study of the Chenab river as it is delaying execution ... Read more...

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US condemns Iran death verdict to ‘CIA spy’


January 10th, 2012 - 6:57 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 10 (IANS) The US Monday condemned the death sentence given to an alleged "CIA spy" by an Iranian court, Xinhua reported."If true, we strongly condemn such a verdict ... Read more...

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Iran sentences CIA ’spy’ to death


January 9th, 2012 - 7:19 pm ICT by IANS
Tehran, Jan 9 (IANS) An Iranian court has sentenced a CIA "spy", Amir Hekmati, to death, Iran's Fars news agency reported Monday.Hekmati was charged with "cooperating with hostile government of ... Read more...

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Twitter fuels Fidel Castro death rumor


January 5th, 2012 - 7:26 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Havana, Jan 5 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Cuban leaders do not find Fidel Castro’s death rumor on Twitter funny. The country’s administration has spoken against the rumor which spread over the miniblog this week.... Read more...

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Iran holds first trial of ‘CIA agent’


December 29th, 2011 - 3:31 am ICT by IANS
Tehran, Dec 29 (IANS) Iran has held the first trial session of Amir Mirza Hekmati, who was arrested on charges of spying for the CIA, a media report said Wednesday.An ... Read more...

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Pakistan right to be angry over NATO airstrike, says daily


November 28th, 2011 - 12:37 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Nov 28 (IANS) Pakistanis have every right to express their rage over the NATO airstrike that killed 25 soldiers, an incident that has plunged the frosty Pakistan-US ties into ... Read more...

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Spaniard to sue FBI for using his image in Osama poster


October 12th, 2011 - 11:50 am ICT by IANS
Madrid, Oct 12 (IANS/EFE) Spanish lawmaker Gaspar Llamazares, spokesman for the United Left coalition, plans to sue the US Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) for using his image to create ... Read more...

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US issues worldwide alert after Al-Awlaki’s killing


October 2nd, 2011 - 8:21 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 2 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The Department of State has warned US citizens worldwide about possible retaliation attacks after the death of a radical US-born cleric in Yemen.Anwar al-Awlaki, along ... Read more...

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Three Al Qaeda leaders arrested in Pakistan


September 6th, 2011 - 4:33 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Sep 6 (IANS/AKI) Three Al Qaeda leaders have been arrested near Pakistan's Quetta city, the Pakistani military said in a statement.Younis Al Mauritania was apprehended together with Abdul Ghaffar ... Read more...

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16 die in US drone strike in Pakistan


August 10th, 2011 - 12:32 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 10 (IANS) Sixteen people were killed Wednesday in a US drone attack in Pakistan's northwest tribal area, media reports said.A US unmanned aircraft fired two missiles at ... Read more...

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CIA plotted to nab Osama bin Laden with fake vaccination drive


July 12th, 2011 - 10:05 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Abbottabad, Pakistan, July 12 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Almost three months after the raid at Osama bin Laden’s hideout in Pakistan resulted in the death of the world’s most wanted man, details about the ... Read more...

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US wants India, Pakistan to keep up dialogue


July 2nd, 2011 - 11:19 am ICT by IANS
Washington, July 2 (IANS) Even as the US talks with Pakistan about its relationship with Islamabad since the US raid on Osama bin Laden's hideout, the US considers it important ... Read more...

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‘Burn Notice’ Season 5 premieres


June 24th, 2011 - 11:47 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, June 24 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The 5th season of Burn Notice premiered with a flashback that recapped the images of the very group, which had burned Jeffrey Donovan’s character. Then the ... Read more...

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Pakistan issues over 60 visas to CIA officials


June 23rd, 2011 - 2:40 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 23 (IANS) Pakistan has issued five dozen visas to CIA officials with the understanding that all intelligence postings in the country would be "fully disclosed", it was reported ... Read more...

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Pakistan’s refusal to US may help ties: daily


June 13th, 2011 - 3:44 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 13 (IANS) Pakistan's refusal to the US to undertake joint military operations against Islamists can actually bring about a more meaningful bilateral cooperation, a newspaper said Monday.This "would ... Read more...

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Congress has RSS phobia, says BJP (Lead)


June 11th, 2011 - 8:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 11 (IANS) The Bhartatiya Janata Party (BJP) Saturday said the Congress was suffering from "RSS phobia" as it accuses fasting yoga guru Baba Ramdev of being backed ... Read more...

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Jolie to return for ‘Salt’ sequel?


June 8th, 2011 - 1:57 am ICT by IANS
London, June 8 (IANS) Actress Angelina Jolie will reportedly reprise her role as Evelyn Salt for the sequel of "Salt" after Sony Pictures commissioned writer Kurt Wimmer to press ... Read more...

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Relations between ISI, CIA have improved: Gilani


May 30th, 2011 - 2:56 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, May 29 (IANS) Relations between Pakistan's Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) and US spy agency CIA - that were strained after the secret mission in Abbottabad that killed Osama bin ... Read more...

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CIA team gets permission to see Osama compound


May 27th, 2011 - 12:30 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 27 (IANS) A CIA team has received permission from Islamabad to examine the compound where Osama bin Laden was gunned down by US commandos in Pakistan's Abbottabad ... Read more...

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Osama raid: ISI stops intelligence sharing with CIA


May 15th, 2011 - 1:16 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 15 (IANS) Pakistan's spy agency has stopped sharing intelligence with the CIA following the unilateral US operation to kill Osama bin Laden, it was reported here.Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) ... Read more...

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US seeks access to Osama three widows


May 9th, 2011 - 10:54 am ICT by IANS
Washington, May 9 (IANS) As it seeks answers from Pakistan whether government or security officials were complicit in hiding Osama Bin Laden, the US has asked for access to the ... Read more...

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Incompetence aspect being looked into: Salman Bashir


May 5th, 2011 - 5:08 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, May 5 (IANS) The issue of whether Pakistan had been "incompetent" in the Osama bin Laden affair was being looked into, Foreign Secretary Salman Bashir said Thursday.He was ... Read more...

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US officials justify Osama killing; put more on terrorist watch


May 5th, 2011 - 11:03 am ICT by IANS
Washington, May 5 (IANS) The US would add more names to its terrorist watch lists as law enforcement agencies review the evidence gathered in Pakistan after the raid on Osama ... Read more...

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‘Bin Laden hunter’ Gary Faulkner wants piece of 27 million dollar reward


May 4th, 2011 - 4:29 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 4 (ANI): Gary Faulkner, an American who gained fame as the "Osama bin Laden hunter", wants a chunk of the 27 million dollar reward following terrorist's death.The U.S. State Department's ... Read more...

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