decisive phase

Taliban won’t attack Pakistani security forces: Report


January 2nd, 2012 - 4:42 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Jan 2 (IANS) Pakistani Taliban factions have announced they will not attack security forces in the country and instead focus their attention against the US-led forces in Afghanistan, ... Read more...

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Maturity behind improved form, says Samuels


October 16th, 2011 - 3:16 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Oct 16 (IANS/CMC) West Indies batsman Marlon Samuels has pointed to his new found maturity as the reason behind his form, since returning to international cricket following a two-year ban. ... Read more...

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Bus employees to continue strike for Telangana


October 9th, 2011 - 6:15 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Oct 9 (IANS) Employees of state-owned Road Transport Corp (RTC) buses Sunday decided to continue their indefinite strike for a separate Telangana state, as the buses remained off ... Read more...

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Security scenario in India’s neighbourhood volcanic: IAF chief


October 8th, 2010 - 4:03 pm ICT by IANS
Hindon (Uttar Pradesh), Oct 8 (IANS) The security scenario in India's neighbourhood is "volcanic" and could blow up anytime, a top military commander said Friday."The current security scenario is like a ... Read more...

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Up above the world so high, IAF in the sky (Oct 8 is the IAF’s 78th anniversary)


October 7th, 2010 - 11:13 am ICT by IANS
By Sarwar Kashani New Delhi, Oct 7 (IANS) Starting out as a tactical force on Oct 8, 1932, with six aircraft, an equal number of officers and 19 airmen, the Indian Air ... Read more...

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Fans hope that Barca will increase offer for Fabregas


June 3rd, 2010 - 8:04 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, June 3 (DPA) The fans of Barcelona are keen to see their club increase their offer for Arsenal captain Cesc Fabregas. On Wednesday Arsenal rejected a first formal offer from Barca ... Read more...

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60 percent of India’s drug hauls from Punjab


January 24th, 2010 - 1:11 am ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Jan 23 (IANS) Punjab accounts for 60 percent - roughly Rs.900 crore - of the total drug seizures worth Rs 1,500 crore in the country in the last six months, Deputy ... Read more...

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Army’s South Waziristan offensive has ‘broken the back of militants’: Kayani


November 3rd, 2009 - 1:43 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Nov.3 (ANI): Pakistan Chief of Army Staff General Ashfaq Parvez Kayani has said that the on-going military offensive against the Taliban, in its stronghold South Waziristan, has been successful as ... Read more...

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Stage 15 gets underway as Tour de France heads into the Alps


July 19th, 2009 - 6:34 pm ICT by IANS
Pontarlier (France), July 19 (DPA) The 15th stage of the 2009 Tour de France got underway Sunday in the city of Pontarlier, as the race began its decisive phase in the Alps ... Read more...

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Iran’s opposition candidate Rezaei withdraws poll complaint


June 24th, 2009 - 7:09 pm ICT by IANS
Tehran, June 24 (IANS) Mohsen Rezaei, an opposition candidate in Iran's June 12 presidential elections, has withdrawn his complaint to the Guardian Council regarding irregularities in the election process, Iranian media ... Read more...

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Rajapaksa to discuss political situation with parties


March 24th, 2009 - 3:42 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, March 24 (IANS) Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa has invited all Tamil and Muslim political parties, including the pro-LTTE Tamil National Alliance (TNA), for an interaction this week on the prevailing ... Read more...

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India’s 59-hour terror seige ends (Lead)


November 29th, 2008 - 12:12 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 29 (IANS) India's longest terror drama that lasted just short of 59 hours ended dramatically Saturday as commandos from three agencies combined with clinical precision to eliminate three militants who ... Read more...

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Gunbattle with militants intensifies at Mumbai’s Taj hotel (Second Lead)


November 29th, 2008 - 9:49 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 29 (IANS) A handful of heavily-armed militants continued to hold out Saturday as Indian security forces went into action to end the country's longest terror drama that has killed 148 ... Read more...

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Sri Lanka urges India to view the war in correct light


October 7th, 2008 - 9:23 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, Oct 7 (IANS) Sri Lanka Tuesday asked "all those concerned" about the situation in the island nation to see the marginalisation of the Tamil Tigers "in the correct light" and not ... Read more...

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Zardaris strategy lauded for winning over Opposition members in Sindh Assembly


August 14th, 2008 - 12:49 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad , Aug 14 (ANI): PPP Co-chairman Asif Ali Zardari has been credited for winning over the Opposition members and mustering enough support for unanimously passing a resolution in the Sindh ... Read more...

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Last round of talks between Gujjars, Rajasthan govt today


June 17th, 2008 - 10:27 am ICT by ANI
Jaipur, June 17 (ANI): The last round of talks between the Gujjars and the Rajasthan government will begin here today.Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje is expected to participate in the final ... Read more...

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Bainsla hold talks with Rajasthan govt.


June 17th, 2008 - 12:09 am ICT by ANI
Jaipur, June 16 (ANI): Top Gujjar leader Kirori Singh Bainsla is now holding talks with the representatives of the Rajasthan Government led by MP Ram Das Aggarwal to resolve the issue. ... Read more...

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Gujjars, Rajasthan govt talks end on a positive note


June 17th, 2008 - 12:00 am ICT by ANI
Jaipur, June 16 (ANI): Fourth round of talks between the State Government and top Gujjar leader Colonel Kirori Singh Bainsla ended in Jaipur a shortwhile ago on a positive note.Addressing a ... Read more...

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55 percent voting in Karnataka’s decisive phase (Second Lead)


May 23rd, 2008 - 1:45 am ICT by admin
Bangalore, May 22 (IANS) About 55 percent of an estimated 11.7 million voters Thursday exercised their franchise in 69 constituencies in eight Karnataka districts in the decisive third and final phase of ... Read more...

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20 percent voting till noon in Karnataka’s decisive phase (Lead)


May 22nd, 2008 - 2:07 pm ICT by admin
Bangalore, May 22 (IANS) About 20 percent polling was reported till noon in the third and final phase of the Karnataka assembly elections Thursday, with voters queuing up early to avoid the ... Read more...

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Congress sweats to regain north Karnataka


May 21st, 2008 - 1:03 pm ICT by admin
By Fakir Balaji Gulbarga (Karnataka), May 21 (IANS) The Congress is sweating it out to regain its hold in north Karnataka to return to power in the third and final phase of polling ... Read more...

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Is Tibet reaching a decisive phase?


March 17th, 2008 - 10:53 am ICT by admin
(News Analysis) By Mayank Chhaya Fractures in Lhasa and elsewhere in Tibet run far deeper than not just what China would have the world believe but had probably convinced itself about. It is more ... Read more...

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