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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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‘Safe House’-a snappy, serious thriller (IANS Movie Review)


February 18th, 2012 - 6:40 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "Safe House"; Cast: Denzel Washington, Ryan Reynolds, Robert Patrick; Director: Daniel Espinosa; Rating: ***1/2As the Wikileaks expose last year - that shamed governments the world over - shows, one man's ... Read more...

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Pakistan-US ties: Sherry Rehman meets Clinton


January 12th, 2012 - 1:50 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Jan 12 (IANS) Pakistan's new ambassador to America Sherry Rehman has discussed Islamabad's troubled ties with Washington at a meeting with US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton.The hour-long ... Read more...

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Pakistan admits ties with US remained tense in 2011


December 29th, 2011 - 11:20 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Dec 29 (IANS) Pakistan admitted Thursday that its relations with the US remained tense in 2011 due to some incidents, including the US military's unilateral raid to kill ... 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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No repetition of attack on Pakistani soldiers: US


December 6th, 2011 - 12:22 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Dec 6 (IANS) The US would ensure there is no repetition of incidents like the Nov 26 attack that left 24 Pakistani soldiers dead, US Ambassador to Pakistan Cameron ... Read more...

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Zardari, US envoy discuss ties


November 30th, 2011 - 1:15 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Nov 30 (IANS) US Ambassador Cameron Munter met President Asif Ali Zardari and discussed Pakistan-US bilateral relations that have been considerably strained following Saturday's NATO airstrike that killed 24 ... Read more...

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Pakistan sends notice to US to vacate airbase


November 30th, 2011 - 12:49 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Nov 30 (IANS) Pakistan has sent a notice to the US to vacate the Shamsi airbase that is used to launch drone attacks, Foreign Minister Hina Rabbani Khar said, ... Read more...

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Eva Longoria shoots film in Dominican Republic


November 30th, 2011 - 11:50 am ICT by IANS
Santo Domingo, Nov 30 (IANS/EFE) Andy Garcia, Eva Longoria and Forest Whitaker are currently in the Dominican Rebublic to film part of the action/suspense thriller "The Truth", a media report ... Read more...

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Pakistan bars US diplomats from travel without permission


October 12th, 2011 - 8:49 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Oct 12 (IANS) Pakistani police Wednesday refused to allow American diplomats to go out of the port city of Karachi without proper travel documents, local media reported.Four vehicles of ... Read more...

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Haqqanis support could help Pakistan’s interests: Musharraf


September 29th, 2011 - 7:14 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 29 (IANS) Former president Pervez Musharraf has indicated that Pakistan's interests are helped by the support of the Haqqani network, blamed for multiple attacks in neighbouring Afghanistan.In ... 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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‘Hanna’ raises the bar for action films (IANS Movie Review)


June 5th, 2011 - 6:42 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "Hanna"; Director: Joe Wright; Cast: Saoirse Ronan, Cate Blanchett and Eric BanaRating: *** 1/2There is something extremely desirable about a female with a gun, who can punch and shoot ... Read more...

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Obama’s limousine can move on with tyres blown off!


May 23rd, 2011 - 4:26 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 23 (IANS) US President Barack Obama's limousine, nicknamed The Beast by Secret Service staff, is the most technologically advanced bulletproof vehicle on earth.It will carry Obama around ... Read more...

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Many UK royal wedding security steps would not work in US


April 22nd, 2011 - 4:35 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr. 22 (ANI): Americans may be surprised to know it would be difficult to implement many of the security preparations in the United States that are being put in place ... Read more...

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Tourist influx into Pak reduced considerably after Raymond Davis episode


February 27th, 2011 - 5:13 pm ICT by ANI
Peshawar, Feb 27(ANI): The influx of tourists into Pakistan has reduced considerably following the Raymond Davis episode, in which the CIA agent killed two Pakistani men in Lahore on January 27.A study ... Read more...

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Davis case fallout: ISI asks CIA to unmask its contractors operating in Pakistan


February 26th, 2011 - 12:34 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Feb 26(ANI): Pakistan's premier spy agency Inter-Services Intelligence has demanded an accounting by the US' Central Intelligence Agency of all its contractors working in the country as a fallout from the ... Read more...

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Naomi Watts values honesty


February 25th, 2011 - 6:28 am ICT by IANS
London, Feb 25 (IANS) Actress Naomi Watts says long-term partner Liev Schreiber knows everything about her and she always believes in being completely honest.The 42-year-old actress who has sons Sacha, three, and ... Read more...

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John Travolta Sports “Rugged Bald Look” on Vacation


February 23rd, 2011 - 2:34 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Feb 22 (THAINDIAN NEWS) John Travolta is a Hollywood icon who was once known for his thick, wavy head full of hair. The actor has undergone many tragedies since his ... Read more...

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Davis was providing security for a CIA team-tracking militants: Report


February 22nd, 2011 - 4:50 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Feb 22 (ANI): US national Raymond Davis, who has been accused of murdering two Pakistani citizens, was assigned to protect a CIA team tracking militants in Pakistan, according to a British ... Read more...

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Raymond Davis is a CIA spy, says British daily


February 21st, 2011 - 2:03 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 21 (IANS) Raymond Davis, who gunned down two men in Lahore, sparking a diplomatic crisis between Islamabad and Washington, is a CIA agent, a media report here said.The Guardian has ... Read more...

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Raymond Davis was CIA agent deployed in Pak ‘beyond shadow of doubt’: Intelligence


February 21st, 2011 - 11:53 am ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 21(ANI): Raymond Davis, the American who shot dead two men in Lahore, triggering a diplomatic crisis between the United States and Pakistan, is a CIA agent who was on assignment ... Read more...

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Cuba raps Facebook, YouTube


January 16th, 2011 - 4:49 pm ICT by IANS
Havana, Jan 16 (IANS) Cuba has denounced online social network Facebook and Google-owned video sharing network YouTube for closing its account and censoring video links from the two websites.YouTube censored the ... Read more...

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‘Fair Game’ - a brilliant political thriller (IANS Movie Review)


January 7th, 2011 - 5:49 pm ICT by IANS
By Satyen K. Bordoloi Film: "Fair Game"; Cast: Naomi Watts, Sean Penn; Director: Doug Liman; Rating: **** 1/2What do you do when you know an indisputable truth, but everyone around believes ... Read more...

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Jake Gyllenhaal opens up about his Viagra-selling role in new movie


December 6th, 2010 - 2:04 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec 06 (ANI): Jake Gyllenhaal, who plays a Viagra-selling character in his upcoming flick 'Love and Other Drugs', feels that it is difficult to get information about Viagra than the ... Read more...

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Lalu Yadav condemns Sudarshan’s anti-Sonia Gandhi remarks


November 13th, 2010 - 4:29 pm ICT by ANI
Patna, Nov 13 (ANI): Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) chief and former Bihar Chief Minister Lalu Prasad Yadav on Saturday condemned the insulting remarks made by former Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh (RSS) chief ... Read more...

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Sudarshan’s anti-Sonia remarks provoke youth Congress protest


November 12th, 2010 - 10:12 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov.12 (ANI): The Congress youth wing party workers on Friday demonstrated at the Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh (RSS) headquarters in New Delhi against former RSS chief K. S. Sudarshan's anti-Sonia ... Read more...

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Madhya Pradesh Congress protests Sudarshan’s remarks


November 12th, 2010 - 6:45 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, Nov 12 (IANS) Madhya Pradesh Congress leaders finally woke up and came out on to the roads here Friday to protest against the derogatory remarks made by former Rashtriya Swayamsevak ... Read more...

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Rosaiah, other Congress leaders hold anti-RSS protest


November 12th, 2010 - 3:10 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Nov 12 (IANS) Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister K. Rosaiah, state Congress chief D. Srinivas, party MPs and other leaders Friday participated in a massive protest here against RSS leader K.S. ... Read more...

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Congress seeks apology from former RSS chief for remark “Sonia, a CIA agent”


November 11th, 2010 - 8:36 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov.11 (ANI): The Congress on Thursday demanded apology from the former Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh (RSS) chief K S Sudarshan for his remarks against Congress president Sonia Gandhi.Sudarshan reportedly called ... Read more...

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Charlie Sheen ‘to play CIA agent in Expendables 2′


November 3rd, 2010 - 5:15 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 3 (ANI): 'Scary Movie' actor Charlie Sheen has reportedly been offered a role in 'The Expendables' sequel.Sylvester Stallone apparently wants Sheen to play a C.I.A. agent chasing Bruce Willis' ... Read more...

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Charlie Sheen may feature in ‘The Expendables 2′


November 3rd, 2010 - 1:58 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 3 (IANS) Actor Charlie Sheen may get a chance to revive his movie career by appearing in the sequel to "The Expendables".Sheen, who has been battling legal woes and ... Read more...

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Naomi Watts hopes new movie will expose Americans to ex-CIA agent’s life


November 2nd, 2010 - 6:39 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 02 (ANI): Actress Naomi Watts, who plays an ex-CIA agent in a new movie, is hoping that her role will help educate Americans on the events that took place ... Read more...

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