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Gurdwara shooting: FBI hunts for motive (Second Lead)


August 6th, 2012 - 11:57 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 6 (IANS) The FBI has begun investigating Sunday's attack on a gurdwara in a Milwaukee suburb that left seven people dead, including the shooter, as an act ... Read more...

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Obama denounces Sikh Gurudwara shooting


August 6th, 2012 - 8:49 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 6 (IANS) US President Barack Obama has denounced the shooting incident at a Sikh temple in Oak Creek, Wisconsin as a "senseless act of violence" and expressed ... Read more...

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Wanting to fight Nazis, Hitler’s nephew wrote to Roosevelt


August 2nd, 2012 - 5:46 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 2 (IANS) A nephew of Adolf Hitler wrote a letter to then US president Franklin D. Roosevelt in 1942 in which he begged to be allowed to enlist ... Read more...

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NCTC controversy: Playing politics with terrorism (Comment)


February 25th, 2012 - 3:34 pm ICT by IANS
Considering that P. Chidambaram, according to Wikileaks, told FBI director Robert Mueller that the National Investigation Agency (NIA) could supersede the states in its probes and trials and that the ... Read more...

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Moroccan planned to kill 30 in US suicide attack


February 20th, 2012 - 4:30 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 20 (IANS/EFE) A 29-year-old Moroccan national detained for trying to attack the US Capitol planned to kill around 30 people in a suicide bombing, sources said.Amine Khalifi considered ... Read more...

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New York police arrest ‘al-Qaeda sympathizer’ who plotted bombing campaign


November 21st, 2011 - 5:25 pm ICT by BNO News
NEW YORK (BNO NEWS) -- New York City police officers on Saturday afternoon arrested an 'al-Qaeda sympathizer' who was allegedly plotting to bomb police patrols and American soldiers, officials announced during a ... Read more...

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FBI probes News Corp activities in US


July 15th, 2011 - 12:05 pm ICT by IANS
New York, July 15 (IANS/EFE) The FBI said Thursday that it is looking into the US activities of Rupert Murdoch's News Corporation amid the scandal over phone-hacking by one of ... Read more...

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Obama proposes extending Mueller’s mandate at FBI helm


May 13th, 2011 - 11:54 am ICT by IANS
Washington, May 13 (IANS/EFE) President Barack Obama Thursday proposed extending by two more years the 10-year mandate of Robert Mueller as FBI chief."Given the ongoing threats facing the United ... Read more...

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FBI believed Hitler ‘faked his own death with a bogus suicide’ in 1945


April 10th, 2011 - 1:54 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 10 (ANI): America's FBI is set to reveal its secret files on Nazi leader Adolf Hitler, which details the agency's attempts to find him despite reports of his suicide in ... Read more...

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US ‘on guard’ for terror attacks from Libya: FBI chief


April 7th, 2011 - 6:15 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 7(ANI): The United States is "on guard" for terrorist attacks "emanating" out of war-torn Libya, FBI Director Robert Mueller has said.The assessment came a day after the FBI confirmed ... Read more...

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US turns down Pak Govt’s offer to trade terror-suspect Aafia for CIA contractor Davis


March 1st, 2011 - 11:56 am ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 1(ANI): The Pakistan Government offered to trade double murder-accused CIA contractor Raymond Davis with Pakistani neuroscientist Aafia Siddiqui, who is suspected by US intelligence to be an al Qaeda operative ... Read more...

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Dame Judi Dench breaks her toes on ‘J. Edgar’ set


February 17th, 2011 - 6:12 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 17 (ANI): British actress Dame Judi Dench reportedly broke two of her toes while shooting for her new movie 'J. Edgar'.The veteran actress is starring alongside Leonardo DiCaprio and Naomi ... Read more...

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Dame Judi Dench breaks her toes


February 17th, 2011 - 7:42 am ICT by IANS
New York, Feb 17 (IANS) Veteran actress Dame Judi Dench has injured her feet while shooting for her new movie "J. Edgar".The British actress is working alongside Leonardo DiCaprio and Naomi Watts ... Read more...

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Domestic terrorism number one priority for US intelligence


February 11th, 2011 - 2:19 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb.11 (ANI): Intelligence agency chiefs in the United States have unveiled the annual National Threat Assessment, and said that success against Al Qaeda means that domestic terrorism is now their 'priority ... Read more...

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Iranian book eulogizing Islamic suicide bombers, militants found in Arizona desert


January 28th, 2011 - 2:58 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 28 (ANI): A book published in Iran containing short biographies of Islamic suicide bombers and other Islamic militants who died carrying out attacks has been reportedly discovered in the Arizona ... Read more...

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Dame Judi Dench hopes to star in Bond movies until she dies


January 26th, 2011 - 4:22 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 26 (ANI): Legendary British actress Dame Judi Dench says she wants to continue playing secret service agent M in the 007 franchise until she dies.Speaking at the South Bank ... Read more...

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Dame Judi Dench always wanted to work with Clint Eastwood


January 26th, 2011 - 4:18 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 26 (ANI): Dame Judi Dench has revealed that she always wanted to work with Clint Eastwood.The legendary British actress is preparing to start filming 'J. Edgar' - the biopic ... Read more...

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U.S. Government Files Charges Against Jared Lee Loughner


January 10th, 2011 - 8:48 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Jan 10, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The law enforcement officials of United States charged the 22 year old man Jared Lee Loughner on his attempted assassination in the Arizona shooting. The government ... Read more...

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Arizona Shooting Victim Gabrielle Giffords Responding To Commands, Doctors Say


January 10th, 2011 - 8:39 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Tucson, Jan 10, (THAINDIAN NEWS) On Saturday, a shooting rampage at a meeting in supermarket in Arizona claimed the lives of 6 people and nearly 17 were injured. U. S. ... Read more...

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Congresswoman’s attacker to appear in court today, charged on five federal counts


January 10th, 2011 - 11:54 am ICT by ANI
Tucson (Arizona, US), Jan.10 (ANI): Twenty-two-year-old college drop-out Jared L. Loughner was charged with five federal counts on Sunday, including the attempted assassination of a member of Congress, for his role in ... Read more...

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Why Tom Jones and Elvis Presley wanted to beat up John Lennon


January 7th, 2011 - 3:20 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 7 (ANI): Tom Jones and Elvis Presley's was a friendship that went beyond their mutual admiration for each other's talent.When Jones and Presley first met in 1965 in Hawaii, ... Read more...

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WikiLeaks: Headley wasn’t acting alone, said Chidambaram


December 18th, 2010 - 6:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/London, Dec 18 (IANS) Home Minister P. Chidambaram had insisted on having access to Pakistani-American Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) operative David Coleman Headley, who scouted for targets for the 26/11 terror attack. ... Read more...

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FBI chief regrets remarks about Sikh Americans


December 11th, 2010 - 2:04 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Dec 11 (IANS) FBI director Robert S. Mueller has apologised to a Sikh American civil rights and advocacy organization for remarks linking Sikh Americans to terrorism at an intelligence ... Read more...

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‘US diplomats harassed in Pakistan for backing India’s n-programme’


December 1st, 2010 - 12:23 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Dec 1 (IANS) Pakistan's security services harassed US diplomats in Islamabad, delayed visas, clogged customs clearance and sabotaged security contracts as punishment for American support for Pakistan's civilian government ... Read more...

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Not aiming at acting return: Clint Eastwood


October 14th, 2010 - 1:37 am ICT by IANS
London, Oct 13 (IANS) Filmmaker Clint Eastwood says he has no desire to come back in front of the camera, but could reconsider if the right role came his way.The actor-turned-director hasn't ... Read more...

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Americans warned of home grown extremism


September 24th, 2010 - 3:15 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 24 (IANS) Citing the cases of two Pakistani Americans involved in the Mumbai terror attacks and the failed Times Square bombing, the Federal Bureau of Investigation has warned of ... Read more...

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Homegrown radicals changing terrorism threat in U.S.


September 22nd, 2010 - 6:29 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept.22 (ANI): The rising threat from homegrown radicals makes terrorist plots against the U.S. harder to detect and more likely to succeed, top administration officials are scheduled to tell Congress on ... Read more...

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‘WikiLeaks’ founder has ‘blood of soldiers on his hands’, says Mullen


July 30th, 2010 - 3:36 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 30 (ANI): United States has asked for FBI's help to inquiry into the leaking of more than 90,000 classified military records on the Afghan war by 'WikiLeaks' website, and accused ... Read more...

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KGB bugged Profumo, Keeler pillow talk to steal nuke secrets


July 25th, 2010 - 9:27 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 25 (ANI): Russian spy agency KGB planted bugs to eavesdrop on former British War Minister John Profumo's pillow talk with his lover Christine Keeler.According to newly released top-secret files, the ... Read more...

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485 Arrests Made In Mortgage Fraud, FBI Reveals


June 18th, 2010 - 8:02 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Washington, June 18, (THAINDIAN NEWS) On Thursday, the Department Of Justice declared the launch of an interagency plan to track down all costly mortgage scams all over the nation.Eric ... Read more...

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FBI & Urban Development target 485 mortgage frauds


June 18th, 2010 - 7:49 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington DC, Jun 18 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The United States Justice Department has reiterated its efforts to clamp down on mortgage fraud practices in the United States. The Justice Department has announced that ... Read more...

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The American Government Attacks 485 Mortgage Frauds


June 18th, 2010 - 7:49 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
June 18, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): The American Justice Department on Thursday sounded off about its endeavors to demolish the practice of mortgage fraud. The Department has mentioned that it has ... Read more...

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Krishna heads for first India-US strategic dialogue (Lead)


May 30th, 2010 - 8:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Washington, May 30 (IANS) External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna Sunday left for Washington for the first India-US strategic dialogue that will prepare the ground for the visit of President Barack ... Read more...

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FBI honours Indian-American for community leadership


March 20th, 2010 - 10:54 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, March 20 (IANS) Manohar "Mike" Vaswani, an Indian-American who has worked for integrating all Asian communities into one strong and cohesive entity, has received Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) ... Read more...

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Al Qaeda websites present growing threat: FBI chief


March 18th, 2010 - 2:41 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar.18 (ANI): Al Qaeda may be using the Internet to recruit and radicalize, FBI Director Robert Mueller testified Wednesday before a House Appropriations subcommittee.Mueller said Wednesday that the United States faces ... Read more...

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