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Indian American Geeta Pasi is new US envoy to Djibouti (Lead)


April 6th, 2011 - 3:03 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 6 (IANS) US President Barack Obama has named Indian American Geeta Pasi, a career foreign service official who once served in New Delhi, as US ambassador to ... Read more...

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Geeta Pasi is new US envoy to Djibouti


April 6th, 2011 - 11:22 am ICT by IANS
Washington, April 6 (IANS) Yet another Indian American has become President Barack Obama's preferred choice for a government posting. Obama named Geeta Pasi, a career senior foreign service official, ... Read more...

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MI5 dismissed 7/7 ringleader as Jihadi ‘tourist’, inquest hears


February 23rd, 2011 - 3:07 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 23 (ANI): British Intelligence outfit MI5 had dismissed the July 7 ringleader as a Jihadi 'tourist' when he had travelled to Pakistan in 2003 to attend a terrorist training camp, ... Read more...

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MI5 missed opportunity to identify 7/7-terror ringleader over poorly edited picture


February 22nd, 2011 - 1:53 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 22 (ANI): British Intelligence outfit MI5 missed an opportunity to identify the ringleader of the July 7 bombers as terrorists because a surveilance photograph of him that could have been ... Read more...

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Oregon police detective arrested for domestic violence


February 18th, 2010 - 1:21 am ICT by BNO News
PORTLAND, OREGON (BNO NEWS) – An Oregon police detective was arrested for domestic violence, local police said Wednesday.Thomas E. Garrett, age 36 who resides in Portland, Oregon and works for the Milwaukie ... Read more...

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Bolivia expels US envoy, alleging anti-government activities


September 11th, 2008 - 11:18 am ICT by IANS
La Paz, Sep 11 (IANS) Bolivia has expelled US envoy Philip Goldberg for anti-government activities, Spain's EFE news agency reported.Goldberg is accused of conspiring with “separatist-minded” provincial governors and instigating anti-government protests ... Read more...

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Even the Queens fav aide cant enter Buckingham Palace without security pass!


July 5th, 2008 - 4:56 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 5 (ANI): The Queens closest friend and aide was refused entry into Buckingham Palace after she forgot her security pass, it has emerged.Angela Kelly, Her Majestys favourite aide, was ... Read more...

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I am still committed to police, prison reforms, says ex-cop Kiran Bedi


December 23rd, 2007 - 9:10 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Dec 23 (ANI): The countrys first woman IPS officer Kiran Bedi, who took voluntary retirement two years ahead of her retirement, on Sunday said that she is committed to police ... Read more...

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Washington brass plays down potential for Bhutto-Musharraf rift following Karachi blasts


November 14th, 2007 - 2:34 am ICT by admin
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