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Fear grows as Nepal church escapes bomb attack


August 29th, 2011 - 4:31 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Aug 29 (IANS) Two years after a bomb attack on a church in Kathmandu valley killed three people during mass and injured nearly a dozen, Nepal's minority Christian community ... Read more...

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Wear headscarf or face death, woman told in Britain


April 18th, 2011 - 2:43 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 18 (IANS) A non-Muslim woman in Britain, who wears Western clothes, was told to wear a hijab or face death, a media report said Monday.The Sun reported ... Read more...

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Maoist threat: Chhattisgarh reviews security


October 6th, 2010 - 11:10 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, Oct 6 (IANS) Amid latest intelligence reports of Maoists making inroads in new areas of Chhattisgarh, Chief Minister Raman Singh Wednesday held a high-level meeting to discuss the security situation. The ... Read more...

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Angelina Jolie Pleads for Help for Pakistan Flood Victims


August 18th, 2010 - 10:36 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Aug 18 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Angelina Jolie, Goodwill Ambassador to the UN, is urging everyone to join together and aid over twenty million people who were devastated by the floods ... Read more...

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Pak couple face death by stoning after adultery conviction


July 19th, 2010 - 5:47 pm ICT by ANI
Manjakot (Pakistan), July 19(ANI): A Pakistani couple have been sentenced to death by stoning for alleged adultery by a tribal court in the Khyber-Pakhtunkwa province of the country.The man involved, Zarkat ... Read more...

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What are khap panchayats?


May 11th, 2010 - 9:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 11 (IANS) Khap is a cluster of villages united by caste and geography. The khaps vehemently oppose marriages within the same 'gotra' or ancestral lineage. Originally the reason was ... Read more...

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Sons face death in UAE, families clutch at hope


April 23rd, 2010 - 11:54 am ICT by IANS
By Alkesh Sharma Chandigarh, April 23 (IANS) Even as 17 Indian youths face the gallows in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), their families in Punjab - poor, illiterate and helpless - have placed ... Read more...

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Movie Review : Ishqiya (2010)


January 29th, 2010 - 1:24 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Ishqiya: Wickedly funnyRating: 3.5 out of 5*Starring: Naseeruddin Shah, Vidya Balan, Arshad Warsi and Salman ShahidDirector: Abhishek ChaubeyTwo crooks on the run, Khaalujaan (Naseer) and Babban (Arshad) arrive at beautiful widow ... Read more...

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SYNOPSIS: ROAD, MOVIE (2009)


September 15th, 2009 - 2:27 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
Vishnu (Abhay Deol), a restless young man, itches to escape his father's faltering hair oil business. An old truck beckons, which Vishnu sees as his ticket to freedom. He offers to drive ... Read more...

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Movie Review: Sankat City (2009)


July 10th, 2009 - 1:32 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Sankat City: Go enjoy the rideRating: 3.5 out of 5*Starring: Kay Kay Menon, Rimi Sen, Anupam Kher, Chunky Pandey, Yashpal Sharma and Dilip PrabhawalkarDirector: Pankaj AdvaniGuru (Kay Kay Menon) is a ... Read more...

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Over 49,000 flee LTTE-held area as deadline to surrender ends (Third Lead)


April 21st, 2009 - 7:02 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, April 21 (IANS) Men, women and children, some sick and some too old to even walk... It was a mass exodus from the Tamil Tigers held area in Sri Lanka's north ... Read more...

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LTTE fails to meet Sri Lanka’s ultimatum to surrender (Lead)


April 21st, 2009 - 2:24 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, April 21 (IANS) Tamil Tigers Tuesday failed to meet the noon deadline set by Colombo to surrender, as the terror outfit faces an unprecedented military thrust in its last stronghold in ... Read more...

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Sri Lanka asks Prabhakaran to surrender by Tuesday noon (Lead)


April 20th, 2009 - 8:48 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, April 20 (IANS) Closing in on the last Tamil Tiger stronghold, Sri Lanka Monday ordered elusive rebel chief Velupillai Prabhakaran and his fighters to surrender by Tuesday noon or face death. "We ... Read more...

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LTTE asked to surrender by Tuesday noon


April 20th, 2009 - 7:56 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, April 20 (IANS) Closing in on the last Tamil Tiger base, Sri Lanka Monday ordered rebel chief Velupillai Prabhakaran and his fighters to surrender by Tuesday noon or face death. "We ... Read more...

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LTTE intensifies forcible child recruitment: UNICEF


February 17th, 2009 - 6:23 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, Feb 17 (IANS) The UN Tuesday expressed its "gravest concern" for Sri Lankan children, saying a growing number of them were being recruited by the Tamil Tigers while scores were being ... Read more...

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Taliban ready to attack Islamabad for Swat military offensive


February 11th, 2009 - 1:24 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Feb.11 (ANI): The Taliban has warned that it will attack Islamabad if the military offensive in the tribal areas, including the Swat Valley is not halted Graffiti on walls across Islamabad ... Read more...

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66 farmers missing, say mourning Ghori Bachhera villagers


August 14th, 2008 - 10:32 pm ICT by IANS
Greater Noida, Aug 14 (IANS) Ghori Bachhera village of Greater Noida sunk into mourning and anger Thursday, a day after at least four agitating farmers were killed in clashes with police, as ... Read more...

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Bollywood unites behind Muslim actors


July 28th, 2008 - 8:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 28 (IANS) Outright condemnation or tight-lipped silence. India's film fraternity Monday united behind its Muslim actors -- including the four Khans Shah Rukh, Aamir, Salman and Saif -- who ... Read more...

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After terror threats, barbers in Dir stop trimming, shaving beards


July 7th, 2008 - 1:07 pm ICT by ANI
Peshawar , July 7 (ANI): Following threats from a terrorist group affiliated to the Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP), the barbers in the Dir district of NWFP have reportedly stopped trimming beards or ... Read more...

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Maoists ask villagers to surrender arms


May 10th, 2008 - 4:17 pm ICT by admin
Ranchi, May 10 (IANS) Maoist guerrillas have ordered villagers supporting Shanti Sena, a private army opposed to the rebels, to surrender their arms or face death. The Communist Party of India-Maoist (CPI-Maoist) ... Read more...

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