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No grudges at talks with Colombian government: FARC


September 4th, 2012 - 11:23 am ICT by IANS
Bogota, Sep 4 (IANS/EFE) The Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia, or FARC, will enter into peace talks with President Juan Manuel Santos's administration in Havana "without grudges or arrogance", the ... Read more...

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‘Company executives should replace foreign soldiers in Afghanistan’


June 28th, 2012 - 4:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 27 (IANS) With NATO combat forces set to withdraw from Afghanistan by the end of 2014, India Thursday suggested that their place be taken by foreign investment ... Read more...

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Pre-season overseas tour has double edges: Wenger


May 5th, 2012 - 3:45 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 5 (IANS) Arsenal Football Club manager Arsene Wenger feels there are both advantages and disadvantages in the pre-season overseas tour especially in a major tournament year.The English ... Read more...

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Troopers who thrashed Bangladeshi will be punished: Chidambaram


January 31st, 2012 - 10:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 31 (IANS) Home Minister P. Chidambaram Tuesday described as "unfortunate, condemnable and rare" the incident involving some Border Security Force (BSF) personnel beating up a Bangladesh ... Read more...

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Video of marines lip-synching Spears’ ‘Hold It Against Me’ is YouTube hit


April 23rd, 2011 - 6:20 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 23 (ANI): A video showing marines lip-synching Britney Spears' 'Hold It Against Me' has become a YouTube hit.The video comes almost a year after soldiers from the 82nd Airborne ... Read more...

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Army men to get high quality combat boots, sports shoes


April 12th, 2011 - 10:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 12 (IANS) The army's 1.13 million troops will soon get pairs of high quality and new design combat boots and comfortable sports shoes for physical training, replacing ... Read more...

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Body of Naxal found during Dantewada search operation


March 15th, 2011 - 8:13 pm ICT by ANI
Dantewada, Mar 15 (ANI): Security forces found the body of a Naxal during a search operation in Chhattisgarh's Dantewada district, where a fierce encounter with the Naxals took place on Monday."We have ... Read more...

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Is Your Biological Clock Ticking?


January 11th, 2011 - 9:02 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Jan 11, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Feeling fatigues for no reason? Getting subjected to mood swings? Becoming irritable for every single reason that had never got into your nerves until a few ... Read more...

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Jessica Simpson camp accused of cutting performance of singing soldiers


October 27th, 2010 - 6:01 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 27 (ANI): Producers for Jessica Simpson's PBS holiday special have been accused of cutting 4Troops, a musical quartet made up of four former army soldiers, from a planned performance with ... Read more...

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Remove gender bias in security forces: Chidambaram


October 16th, 2010 - 6:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 16 (IANS) Home Minister P. Chidambaram Saturday called for removing "gender bias" against women in security forces and letting them hold the highest posts in security organisations."Women can ... Read more...

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Fidel Castro urges US President Barack Obama to avoid nuclear war


August 8th, 2010 - 10:45 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Havana, Aug 8 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Cuban leader Fidel Castro made a rare appearance on Saturday and urged the US President Barack Obama to avoid nuclear war on all costs. Since ... Read more...

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Prince Harry shows off his shooting skills to American Colonel


June 26th, 2010 - 5:15 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 26 (ANI): An American Colonel praised Prince Harry's shooting skills after he joined cadets from an American military academy on a firing range.'They did well - better on the right ... Read more...

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‘Army uniforms’ worn by joint forces bought from market: Police


June 17th, 2010 - 12:56 am ICT by IANS
Lalgarh (West Bengal), June 16 (IANS) In a shocking admission, police said that the army battle fatigues worn by the joint security forces during Wednesday's gunfight with Maoists in West Midnapore district ... Read more...

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Maoists blast civilian bus in Chhattisgarh, 35 dead (Roundup)


May 18th, 2010 - 12:25 am ICT by IANS
Raipur/New Delhi, May 17 (IANS) At least 35 special police officers (SPOs) and civilians were killed when Maoist rebels detonated a landmine targeting a bus in which they were travelling in ... Read more...

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Maoists blow up bus in Chhattisgarh, 35 dead (Second Lead)


May 17th, 2010 - 9:45 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, May 17 (IANS) At least 35 special police officers (SPOs) and civilians were killed when Maoist guerrillas blew up a bus in a forested stretch in Chhattisgarh's Dantewada district, the ... Read more...

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Maoists fire at Dantewada massacre probe team (Third Lead)


April 17th, 2010 - 8:41 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, April 17 (IANS) Maoist guerrillas dressed in paramilitary fatigues Saturday fired at a team probing the Dantewada massacre in the Chintalnar forest of Chhattisgarh, near the site where 76 security personnel ... Read more...

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UN moving one-fourth of its foreign staff out of Pakistan


January 1st, 2010 - 5:35 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Jan 1 (ANI): The United Nations has decided to move a quarter of its international staff (60 employees) out of Pakistan over fears of security concerns for at least six ... Read more...

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(After 12) Outrage over killing of hippo in Colombia


July 17th, 2009 - 1:34 pm ICT by IANS
By Rodrigo Ruiz Tovar Bogota, July 17 (DPA) The killing of a hippopotamus that escaped from a private zoo once owned by slain drug lord Pablo Escobar has sparked public outrage in Colombia.Pepe, ... Read more...

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Armed Maoists stop journalists on way to Lalgarh


June 19th, 2009 - 7:52 pm ICT by IANS
Nimatala (West Bengal), June 19 (IANS) Some journalists covering the operation to flush out Maoists from West Bengal's Lalgarh area had the scare of their lives Friday when armed Maoists stopped their ... Read more...

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Post-LTTE, President Rajapaksa assumes cult status in Sri Lanka


May 26th, 2009 - 2:26 pm ICT by ANI
Colombo, May 26 (ANI): Having successfully wiped out the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Ealam (LTTE) through a sustained military offensive, President Mahinda Rajapaksa is fast emerging as a cult figure in Sri ... Read more...

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Exam pressure tempting students to cheat, stay fatigued


March 6th, 2009 - 11:18 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 6 (IANS) Competitive pressure and the fear of failure tempts nearly 30 percent of students from Class 9 upwards to cheat and an even higher percentage tries to relax ... Read more...

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Ahmedabad remains in grip of fear, toll crosses 50


July 28th, 2008 - 4:03 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, July 28 (IANS) Amid fresh security arrangements ahead of Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's visit here, fear was still palpable in the areas hit by Saturday's serial bombings as police Monday continued ... Read more...

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Apex court restores strenuous duty roster for pilots


July 10th, 2008 - 9:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) The Supreme Court Thursday restored a rather strenuous duty roster of 1992 that requires pilots to undertake up to three fights within their nine-hour daily duty schedule. ... Read more...

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Ingrid Betancourt reunited with her two children (Third Lead)


July 3rd, 2008 - 10:48 pm ICT by IANS
DPA Bogota, July 3 (DPA) With tender strokes and tears, the liberated Colombian hostage Ingrid Betancourt was reunited Thursday with her two children, Melanie and Lorenzo, their first contact in more than eight ... Read more...

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Biomass-degrading fungus can help to improve biofuel production


May 5th, 2008 - 11:47 am ICT by admin
Washington, May 5 (ANI): The genome analysis of a biomass-degrading fungus has revealed that it has capabilities for improved biofuel production.A team of government, academic, and industry researchers led by ... Read more...

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