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Kids rescued from Russian Muslim sect’s bunker

August 9th, 2012 - 9:07 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 9 (IANS) Dozens of children have been rescued from an underground bunker of a Russian Islamist sect where they were living without daylight for a decade, Sky News ... Read more...

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11 survive Russian plane crash (Lead)

April 2nd, 2012 - 1:05 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, April 2 (IANS) Eleven people were injured and 32 people were killed when their aircraft crashed Monday near a city in Siberia, Russian authorities said.A UTair ATR-72 plane bound ... Read more...

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‘Ban Gita’ court battle restarts in Russia (Lead)

February 16th, 2012 - 10:05 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow/New Delhi, Feb 16 (IANS) Hindus in Russia are bracing for a fresh court battle against attempts in the Siberian city of Tomsk to get their sacred 'Bhagavad Gita' branded ... Read more...

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Ban only Russian comment in Bhagvad Gita: Prosecutors

February 16th, 2012 - 5:57 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Feb 16 (IANS/RIA Novosti) After a Siberian district court in late 2011 rejected a petition seeking a ban on a Russian translation of the Hindu scripture the Bhagavad Gita, ... Read more...

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Pak court extends double murder-accused US diplomat’s remand till Feb 11

February 3rd, 2011 - 12:03 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Feb 2(ANI): The Lahore High Court (LHC) has extended the physical remand of double murder-accused US diplomat Raymond Davis till February 11.Davis, who had shot two Pakistani persons to death ... Read more...

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No diplomatic immunity for murder-accused US consulate worker: Pak official

January 30th, 2011 - 4:47 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Jan 30(ANI): The US diplomat charged with double murder in Pakistan does not enjoy diplomatic immunity, Punjab's Deputy Prosecutor General Rana Bakhtiar has said.US national Raymond Davis, who shot two persons ... Read more...

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Pak SC throws out govt’s NRO beneficiaries’ list in absence of Zardari’s name

September 28th, 2010 - 3:15 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Sep 28 (ANI): The Supreme Court of Pakistan has rejected the list of 36 beneficiaries of the National Reconciliation Ordinance (NRO) presented by the government, and ordered it to submit ... Read more...

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SC gives veiled threat to Pak govt over non-implementation of NRO verdict

September 25th, 2010 - 3:59 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Sep 25 (ANI): The Supreme Court of Pakistan has warned the federal government that if it fails to implement the SC's verdict annulling the National Reconciliation Ordinance (NRO) "in letter ... Read more...

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Crimes by women increase in Russia

April 7th, 2010 - 10:12 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, April 7 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Crimes committed by women, particularly theft and crimes of passion, have risen sharply in Russia, reflecting an alarming trend, a top law official has said. About 49,000 women ... Read more...

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Laura Silsby And Nine Other Missionaries Charged With Smuggling Haitian Children

February 5th, 2010 - 9:05 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Feb 5, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Laura Silsby and nine other American missionaries have been charged with attempting to smuggle out 33 children from the earthquake ravaged island nation of Haiti. It ... Read more...

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NRO fallout: Malik barred from leaving country

December 18th, 2009 - 12:33 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Dec. 18 (ANI): The repercussions of the Pakistan Supreme Court's verdict declaring the amnesty law as 'unconstitutional' has started showing effects with the Interior Ministry placing the names of 253 beneficiaries ... Read more...

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Gang that robbed 13 branches of same bank nabbed

October 18th, 2009 - 12:41 pm ICT by IANS
Mexico, Oct 18 (EFE) Four members of a Mexican gang suspected of robbing 13 branches of the same bank have been arrested, authorities said. Veronica Rocha Rodriguez was arrested in the municipality of ... Read more...

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Russian security forces kill four militants

September 12th, 2009 - 5:10 pm ICT by IANS
Makhachkala (Russia), Sep 12 (RIA Novosti) Four militants were killed Saturday in a counter-terrorist operation on the outskirts of Makhachkala, the capital of Russia's North Caucasus republic of Dagestan, a police spokesman ... Read more...

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Iran puts 25 more people on trial over protests

August 16th, 2009 - 10:13 pm ICT by IANS
Tehran, Aug 16 (Xinhua) Iran Sunday put 25 more people on trial for participating in the demonstrations over alleged irregularities in the June 12 presidential elections, a media report said. "A number of ... Read more...

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Malaysian model ready to be caned for drinking beer in public

July 22nd, 2009 - 5:28 pm ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, July 22 (IANS) A part-time model, who is set to become the first woman in Malaysia to be caned under Islamic law for being found drinking beer in public, has ... Read more...

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US concerned over journalist’s jail sentence by Iran (Lead)

April 19th, 2009 - 12:35 am ICT by IANS
Washington/Tehran, April 18 (DPA) The US expressed deep concern Saturday over an eight-year prison sentence imposed by the Iranian judiciary on Iranian-American journalist Roxana Saberi for spying. "I am deeply disappointed," Secretary of ... Read more...

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Iran sentences US journalist to eight years in prison

April 18th, 2009 - 6:12 pm ICT by IANS
Tehran, April 18 (DPA) The Iranian judiciary issued an eight-year prison term for an Iranian-American journalist on charges of spying for the US, her lawyer told reporters here Saturday. The court has not ... Read more...

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PPP, PML-N again on warpath as NAB cases against Nawaz reopened

September 3rd, 2008 - 2:25 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad , Sept 3 (ANI): The decades-old political rivalry between the PPP and PML-N has once again come to the fore, even as the federal law ministry has reopened three NAB ... Read more...

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Human-rights groups demand release of Iranian AIDS experts

August 5th, 2008 - 10:31 am ICT by IANS
DPA Mexico City/Washington, Aug 5 (DPA) A coalition of human-rights and AIDS activists have demanded the release of two AIDS experts detained in Iran. The men, brothers Arash and Kamiar Alaei, were detained ... Read more...

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Swiss Bank case against Zardari disposed off

May 7th, 2008 - 1:08 pm ICT by admin
Lahore, May 7 (ANI): The Sindh High Court is learnt to have disposed off the infamous Swiss Bank case in which PPP Co-Chairman Asif Ali Zardari and his late wife Benazir ... Read more...

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Armenian state officials ‘planned post-election coup’

February 24th, 2008 - 9:53 pm ICT by admin
DPA Yerevan, Feb 24 (DPA) Several high state officials loyal to former president Levon Ter-Petrosian planned a coup in Armenia after the defeat of the opposition there in last week's presidential election, the ... Read more...

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Benazir will not be arrested on arrival in Karachi: Pak DAG

November 14th, 2007 - 1:57 am ICT by admin

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