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Bangladeshi computer wiz kid eyes Guinness records


April 30th, 2012 - 11:50 am ICT by IANS
Dhaka, April 30 (IANS) A six-year-old boy from Bangladesh who began typing as a three year-old and knew how to programme and download games at the age of four, is ... Read more...

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Dharun Ravi’s roommate monitored his Twitter account


March 7th, 2012 - 10:30 am ICT by IANS
Washington, March 7 (IANS) Two days before his death, Indian American Student Dharun Ravi's roommate suspecting Ravi had spied on him began closely monitoring Ravi's Twitter account, visiting it 38 ... Read more...

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Man sitting 2,000 miles away helps catch thief


November 20th, 2011 - 1:21 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 20 (IANS) A computer expert helped catch a thief, who was 2,000 miles away, with the help of an in-built camera in a stolen laptop. David Duffy, an ... Read more...

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Four-year-old scandal comes back to haunt NTRO


September 21st, 2011 - 5:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 21 (IANS) India's hi-tech spy agency National Technical Research Organisation (NTRO) finds itself battling revelations that one of its staffers illegally snooped on his seniors using a ... Read more...

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Closing arguments Tuesday in Mumbai terror trial (Lead)


June 7th, 2011 - 12:41 am ICT by IANS
Chicago, June 6 (IANS) The prosecution and the defence rested Monday in the Mumbai terror trial after jurors were shown the videotaped interrogation of Pakistan-born Canadian businessman Tahawwur ... Read more...

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Prosecution rests in Mumbai terror trial


June 6th, 2011 - 11:48 pm ICT by IANS
Chicago, June 6 (IANS) As the prosecution Monday rested its case against Pakistan-born Canadian businessman Tahawwur Rana, who is accused of helping Pakistan-based Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) in the Mumbai terror attack, ... Read more...

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Headley was caught with a map of Copenhagen: FBI


June 2nd, 2011 - 1:53 am ICT by IANS
Chicago, June 2 (IANS) When confessed Pakistani American terrorist David Coleman Headley was arrested at Chicago Airport, he had a map of Copenhagen, a copy of the Danish newspaper Jyllands-Posten ... Read more...

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Bangladeshi BA worker jailed for 30 years for conspiring with Al Qaeda to blow up flight


March 19th, 2011 - 11:59 am ICT by ANI
London, Mar 19 (ANI): A convicted British Airways computer expert from Bangladesh has been jailed for 30 years for plotting to launch a 9/11-style terror attack from Britain after conspiring with radical ... Read more...

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Man dupes CIA of $21 mn over anti-terror software


February 21st, 2011 - 1:27 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 21 (IANS) A computer expert was paid more than 13 million pounds (about $21 million) after he fooled the CIA that he developed software to stop Al Qaeda attacks, a ... Read more...

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British Airways employee conspired with al-Awlaki to blow up US bound flight


February 2nd, 2011 - 5:37 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 2 (ANI): An Islamic extremist, who landed a job as a British Airways computer expert, conspired with American-born radical cleric Anwar al-Awlaki to blow up a plane bound for the ... Read more...

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WikiLeaks suspect ‘designed Facebook’ as a schoolboy, say pals


December 2nd, 2010 - 2:26 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 2 (ANI): Friends of Bradley Manning, the prime suspect in the leaking of top secret documents to the WikiLeaks website, have revealed that the 23-year-old was such a computer ... Read more...

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Bangladesh-origin Briton denies terrorism charges


November 30th, 2010 - 8:26 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 30 (IANS) A Bangladesh-born computer expert in Britain, alleged to have offered himself as a suicide bomber, appeared in court Tuesday and denied terrorism charges, a media report said.Rajib Karim, ... Read more...

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Brit-Asian BA worker accused of offering to become suicide bomber, spreading terror in UK


November 30th, 2010 - 2:58 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 30 (ANI): Rajib Karim, a Bangladeshi born British Airways computer expert who is alleged to have offered himself as a suicide bomber, has denied terrorism charges against him at an ... Read more...

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US sleuths bribed suspect to limit WikiLeaks expose


August 1st, 2010 - 4:04 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 1 (IANS) US investigators probing leaks of defence secrets by whistleblowing website WikiLeaks tried to bribe a suspect to "infiltrate" its data and prevent further revealations, a media report said ... Read more...

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‘Jayahe’ just a bad rehash of many films (Kannada Film Review)


July 11th, 2010 - 4:46 pm ICT by IANS
By V.S. Rajapur Film: "Jayahe"; Director: Thriller Manju; Cast: Ayesha, Jai Akash, Gauri Pandit, Suryanarayana, Avinash, Guru Murthy and Suresh; Music: Krupakar; Rating: *Thriller Manju is a well-known action ... Read more...

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EU court halts extradition of UK terror suspects to US


July 8th, 2010 - 5:15 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 8 (ANI): The European Court of Human Rights has halted the extradition of radical preacher Abu Hamza and Babar Ahmad to the United States on terror charges.According to Sky News, ... Read more...

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Times Square plot: US embassy caterer, five others arrested in Pakistan (Lead)


May 22nd, 2010 - 6:26 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, May 22 (DPA) Pakistani authorities have nabbed at least six collaborators of New York bombing suspect Faisal Shehzad, including the co-owner of a catering company that organised events for the ... Read more...

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Christian centre worker’s ’sexy knickers’ emails to married boss gets him sacked


February 24th, 2010 - 6:06 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 24 (ANI): A Welsh woman working at a Christian centre sent sexy emails describing her lacy underwear to a married IT manager leading to him getting sacked by his company.Office ... Read more...

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Briton abducted in Iraq, released after two years


December 31st, 2009 - 12:08 am ICT by IANS
London, Dec 30 (DPA) British national Peter Moore, who had been taken captive in Iraq in May 2007, has been freed, British Foreign Secretary David Miliband said Wednesday. Miliband went before the TV ... Read more...

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Counterfeit money racket busted in Agra


October 30th, 2009 - 12:28 am ICT by IANS
Agra, Oct 29 (IANS) Police Thursday busted a fake currency racket, seizing notes amounting to hundreds of thousands of rupees, along with printers, water mark papers, scanners and computers from a house ... Read more...

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Nabbed LeT militant was to tasked to recruit youth from metros


June 5th, 2009 - 8:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 5 (IANS) Mohammed Umer Madni, the key Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) operative arrested here Thursday, had been tasked with recruiting educated and computer-savvy youngsters from the metros for terrorist training in ... Read more...

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Robots to put together wardrobe only 5yrs away, say experts


April 17th, 2009 - 3:31 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 17 (ANI): Looking for help to assemble that flatpack furniture, including those wardrobes, beds and chairs? Well, robots to do all this and more are just five years away, according ... Read more...

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Dawn Fraser daughter in racist email scandal


January 29th, 2009 - 6:28 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan.29 (ANI): The daughter of swimming legend Dawn Fraser is investigating how a racist email urging immigrants to leave if they fail to assimilate was circulated from her address. When ... Read more...

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Interpol alerted on main suspect in Delhi blasts


September 16th, 2008 - 1:19 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Sept 16 (ANI): Abdul Subhan Qureshi, the main suspect in Delhi serial blasts that killed at least 20 and injured over 90 on Saturday evening, has been named as ... Read more...

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Intelligence agencies are not working upto expectations: Lalu Prasad


September 15th, 2008 - 5:13 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Sept 15 (ANI): Railway Minister Lalu Prasad Yadav today accused Intelligence agencies of not being upto the mark and urged them to strengthen their network.Following the serial blasts that ... Read more...

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Charlie Sheens I hope you get cancer sms has Denise Richards fuming


May 24th, 2008 - 1:44 pm ICT by admin
Washington, May 24 (ANI): The feud between Charlie Sheen and Denise Richards just got uglier with the actor sending his ex-wife a text message hoping that she gets cancer.Richards made the ... Read more...

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Two SIMI activists nabbed near Mumbai


April 10th, 2008 - 9:51 pm ICT by admin
Mumbai, April 10 (IANS) Two well educated activists of the outlawed Students Islamic Movement of India (SIMI), who were close to their top leader and ideologue Safdar Nagori, were arrested from Thane ... Read more...

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Genes previously believed to be silent may hold key clues on disease, aging


March 30th, 2008 - 11:39 am ICT by admin
Washington, Mar 30 (ANI): A new research from Colorado State University has suggested that genes, which were previously thought to be non-functional, are in fact working at a low level.According to ... Read more...

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Meet the seven-year-old computer expert!


March 2nd, 2008 - 1:41 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Mar 2 (ANI): He can repair computers and install software without any hassle, all at a tender age of seven. Meet Niu Zai, a computer expert in Nanning, Guangxi Zhuang ... Read more...

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Gujarat CM Modi is now available on Orkut


December 10th, 2007 - 1:13 pm ICT by admin
Ahmedabad, Dec.10 (ANI): For the first time, the election campaign in Gujarat is witnessing the participation of over 100 IT professionals, most of whom have taken to the streets to support Chief ... Read more...

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