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Gunman kills 4 at Minnesota workplace before shooting self


September 29th, 2012 - 3:47 pm ICT by BNO News
MINNEAPOLIS, MINNESOTA (BNO NEWS) -- A gunman opened fire in the state of Minnesota killing four people, before fatally shooting himself, local authorities said Friday.The incident occurred on Thursday afternoon at around ... Read more...

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Blast, gunshots rock Afghanistan’s Kandahar


October 9th, 2011 - 3:36 am ICT by IANS
Kandahar (Afghanistan), Oct 9 (IANS) A blast rocked Kandahar city, the capital of Afghanistan's Kandahar province, Saturday night followed by gun shots, officials said."It was rocket attack into the Kandahar ... Read more...

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20 civilians die in Afghan mine blast


July 1st, 2011 - 3:39 am ICT by IANS
Kabul, July 1 (IANS) Twenty civilians were killed when a landmine exploded under their bus in southwest Afghanistan, Xinhua reported Friday.The blast occurred Thursday afternoon in the Khash Rod ... Read more...

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Taliban commander killed in Afghanistan


June 14th, 2011 - 6:06 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, June 14 (IANS) A senior Taliban commander has been killed in Afghanistan's Herat province, Xinhua reported Tuesday.Based on intelligence inputs, police launched an operation to capture the commander ... Read more...

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One protester dies in Iran clashes, opposition leader detained (Second Lead)


February 15th, 2011 - 6:11 pm ICT by IANS
Tehran, Feb 15 (IANS) One person was killed and many were wounded in fierce protests in Iran, police said. Lawmakers Tuesday condemned the anti-government demonstrations, while opposition leader Mir Hossein Mousavi was ... Read more...

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One killed in Tehran protest


February 15th, 2011 - 5:44 pm ICT by IANS
Tehran, Feb 15 (IANS) One person was killed and many were wounded in protests in the Iranian capital, police said Tuesday.The man was a bystander and was shot by "Monafeghin", or the ... Read more...

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Meghalaya rebel chief surrenders


December 17th, 2010 - 10:22 pm ICT by IANS
Shillong, Dec 17 (IANS) Dimrim N. Sangma, the chairman of Liberation A'chik Elite Force (LAEF), a separatist group operating in Meghalaya, has surrendered along with arms and ammunition, police said Friday.Four of ... Read more...

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Indonesia increases security measures after Church attacks


December 8th, 2010 - 9:10 pm ICT by BNO News
JAKARTA, INDONESIA (BNO NEWS) -- Two recent attacks against churches in the Central Java province of Indonesia has prompted authorities to open investigations and step up their security measures in fear of ... Read more...

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Taleban judges order pregnant woman to be flogged, shot dead


August 10th, 2010 - 1:06 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug.10 (ANI): A pregnant woman was flogged and shot dead in public in a remote part of western Afghanistan after being convicted of having an affair.A panel of three Taleban judges ... Read more...

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Foreign fighters support Taliban in Afghanistan


August 7th, 2010 - 7:14 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, Aug 7 (IANS) About 40 foreign fighters have been supporting Taliban militants in Afghanistan's northern Kunduz province, police said Saturday. They have been fighting under Uzbek extremist commander Tahir Yaldash, provincial ... Read more...

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Malaysian man held over rape of 3-year-old niece


July 18th, 2010 - 6:16 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, July 18 (ANI): A 24-year-old Malaysian man who is suspected of raping his three-year-old niece has been detained by police.The man was arrested in the wee hours of Friday after ... Read more...

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Texas Mayor Tapes Suicide Note To The Door


July 17th, 2010 - 8:38 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
July 17, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): The normally punctual Texas Mayor had failed to attend a City Council meeting on Tuesday. This triggered off an alarm and the police ... Read more...

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40 arrested for Iran suicide bombings


July 17th, 2010 - 3:46 pm ICT by IANS
Berlin, July 17 (DPA) Police have arrested 40 suspects over two bombings at a mosque in south-east Iran which killed 27 people and injured over 160, Fars news agency reported Saturday. Two ... Read more...

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The Suicide Note Of The Mayor Of Coppell In Texas Reveals Nothing About The Killings


July 16th, 2010 - 9:20 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
July 16, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): The mayor of the city of Coppell in the US state of Texas happened to be the 55-year-old Jayne Peters. The police personnel on Wednesday ... Read more...

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Corinne Peters And Jayne Peters Shot Dead


July 15th, 2010 - 7:31 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Coppell, July 15, (THAINDIAN NEWS) On Tuesday at around 7:35 p.m. the police found the mayor of Dallas-area city Jayne Peters and her daughter Corinne Peters dead at their suburban ... Read more...

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UN driver killed in Kabul, police clash with protesters


June 29th, 2010 - 9:05 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, June 29 (DPA) A United Nations driver was shot dead Tuesday in Kabul while 20 people were injured when police clashed with a stone-throwing mob in another part of the city, ... Read more...

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Taliban behead 11 Afghan civilians


June 26th, 2010 - 6:09 am ICT by IANS
Tirinkot (Afghanistan), June 26 (IANS/AKI) Decapitated bodies of 11 people abducted by Taliban were found in Afghanistan's restive central Uruzgan province Friday, an official said. The bodies were found in the Baghchar ... Read more...

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Civil Rights Group Criticise The Seattle Cop’s Punching Of A Woman


June 17th, 2010 - 7:51 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Seattle, June 17, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The cell phone video of the Seattle police officer Ian P. Walsh punching a 17-year-old girl that has gone viral on the web and also ... Read more...

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Seattle Cop Punches Woman On Face


June 16th, 2010 - 11:07 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Seattle, June 16, (THAINDIAN NEWS) A cell phone video that has captured a cop using excessive force and punching a 17 year-old girl for allegedly "jaywalking" has enraged many Americans ... Read more...

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73 killed in Jamaican drug violence


May 28th, 2010 - 1:15 pm ICT by IANS
Kingston, May 28 (IANS/EFE) At least 73 people were killed and dozens wounded in clashes between security forces and drug gangs in Jamaica, authorities said. Clashes erupted during raids Thursday to capture crime ... Read more...

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Chinese cop’s death sentence for rape, bribery upheld


May 22nd, 2010 - 2:03 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, May 22 (ANI): A former Chinese deputy police chief has been sentenced to death, after his appeal to escape capital punishment was rejected by the court.Wen Qiang was convicted ... Read more...

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Police In Jersey City Foil Pizzeria Bomb Plot


May 18th, 2010 - 3:36 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
May 17 (THAINDIAN NEWS) According to reports from 'The Associated Press', a primitive bomb was diffused by the police inside of a pizzeria on Monday. The pizzeria was vacant, ans the police ... Read more...

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Pizzeria bomb plot foiled by the New Jersey police


May 18th, 2010 - 2:54 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Jersey City, May 17 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The New Jersey police were instrumental in foiling a bomb plot in a vacant pizzeria on Monday. They said that the bombing plot could have turned ... Read more...

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Chinese court sentences ex-police chief to death


April 15th, 2010 - 8:06 am ICT by IANS
Chongqing (China), April 15 (IANS) A Chinese court has sentenced a former deputy police chief to death after he was found guilty of protecting organised crime gangs, accepting bribes and rape, a ... Read more...

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Man who held ex-wife hostage for three days surrenders


February 17th, 2010 - 11:57 am ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, Feb 17 (IANS/EFE) A security guard who held his ex-wife hostage for three days in the southern Brazilian city of Canoas set her free and surrendered to the police, ... Read more...

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Another church attacked as Malaysia in damage control mode (Lead)


January 11th, 2010 - 4:22 pm ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, Jan 11 (IANS) A church was attacked Monday in Malaysia - the eighth such incident in a fortnight - as it sought to launch a damage control exercise by telling ... Read more...

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Imam in Malaysia remanded for molesting man


December 10th, 2009 - 5:41 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, Dec 10 (ANI): An imam in Malaysia is said to have been remanded by the police for four days after he was accused of molesting a 22-year-old man while performing ... Read more...

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10 civilians killed in Afghan suicide bomb attack


November 19th, 2009 - 9:40 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, Nov 19 (IANS) Ten civilians were killed and many others injured Thursday when a suicide bomber blew himself up in Uruzgan province in southern Afghanistan, the police said. Nearly two dozen people ... Read more...

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Robert Maday: Escaping Convict Nabbed Again


September 19th, 2009 - 7:29 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Robert Maday, a convict who traumatized the police department after reportedly escaping from their grab, which led the entire police department in a state of haze and they went for ... Read more...

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Body of Malaysian marathon runner found day after race


August 4th, 2009 - 1:01 pm ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, Aug 4 (DPA) Malaysian police discovered the body of a marathon runner a day after he failed to return home after finishing the race, news reports said Tuesday. A police canine ... Read more...

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Lockdown after Florida Atlantic University shooting


July 25th, 2009 - 1:09 am ICT by John Le Fevre
Florida Atlantic University (FAU) in Boca Raton went into lockdown mode early Wednesday morning after two shots were fired at about 1.15am at a party in the University Village Apartments.FAU deputy police ... Read more...

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Five militants killed in Karachi


June 27th, 2009 - 6:41 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 27 (DPA) Five militants loyal to Taliban chief Baitullah Mehsud were killed Saturday in a shootout in Karachi, the Pakistani police said. The gunfight broke out in the early hours ... Read more...

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Death toll in Pakistan hotel blast rises to 16


June 10th, 2009 - 1:48 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 10 (DPA) The death toll from a suicide car bombing at a luxury hotel in Pakistan's northwestern city of Peshawar rose Wednesday to 16, which included two foreign UN officials ... Read more...

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11 dead, 34 injured in blast at Pakistan hotel


June 10th, 2009 - 2:24 am ICT by IANS
Peshawar, June 10 (DPA) At least 11 people were killed and 34 injured Tuesday as a huge explosion ripped through the five-star Pearl Continental Hotel in Peshawar, the capital of Pakistan's ... Read more...

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Mass murder, says Rudd, as Australia hunts its arsonists


February 9th, 2009 - 11:28 am ICT by IANS
Sydney, Feb 9 (DPA) To some, it's just fun. To others, it's psychopathic behaviour they can't control. To Australian Prime Minister Kevin Rudd, deliberately starting fires on scorching days in the wooded ... Read more...

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