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11 Turkish generals held for 1997 coup

May 10th, 2012 - 11:57 pm ICT by IANS
Ankara, May 10 (IANS) Police in Turkey Thursday detained 11 army generals - four retired and seven in service - for their alleged involvement in a coup in 1997, a ... Read more...

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Musharraf aide seeks FIR against Bugti over ‘billion rupee bounty on his head’ bid

October 26th, 2010 - 12:57 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Oct 26 (ANI): Dr Sher Afgan Niazi, a noted leader of the former Pakistan President Pervez Musharraf's newly formed party All Pakistan Muslim League (APML), has filed an application to ... Read more...

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Talal Bugti announces bounty on Musharraf’s head

October 10th, 2010 - 3:38 pm ICT by ANI
Quetta, Oct 10 (ANI): Jamhoori Watan Party (JWP) President Talal Bugti has announced a bounty of one billion rupees and a hundred acres of farmland on former President Pervez Musharraf for ... Read more...

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Bangladesh frees 1,000 prisoners to ease overcrowding in jails

August 21st, 2010 - 2:43 pm ICT by ANI
Dhaka, Aug.21 (ANI): Bangladesh has freed nearly 1,000 prisoners to ease pressure on the country's crammed jails. The nation's 67 prisons currently accommodate three times their capacity, with 77,000 prisoners in facilities ... Read more...

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Chinese objections to Ladakh road due to differing perceptions: India

December 5th, 2009 - 11:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 5 (IANS) India Saturday ascribed Chinese objections to the construction of a road in Ladakh to the "differing perceptions" on the Line of Actual Control (LAC) in Jammu and ... Read more...

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