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We won’t tolerate Pakistani safe havens: Hillary Clinton


October 21st, 2011 - 10:50 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 21 (IANS) Making clear the United States was not buying Pakistan's explanation of hedging against India, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has bluntly told its key ally ... Read more...

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Pakistan Navy committed to global peace: Gilani


October 7th, 2011 - 12:47 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Oct 7 (IANS) The Pakistan Navy's collaboration with the international community has reflected its commitment for global peace and stability in the region and beyond, Prime Minister Yousuf ... Read more...

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Train citizens in anti-terror acts: Amitabh


July 15th, 2011 - 3:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 15 (IANS) Megastar Amitabh Bachchan has urged people to act as policemen and suggested initiating an anti-terror training programme that would help them to fight terrorism ... Read more...

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IGNOU to award skill-recognition degrees to Indian Navy sailors


June 24th, 2011 - 8:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 24 (IANS) To improve second-career opportunities, the Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) Friday launched a programme in association with the Indian Navy to award educational degrees ... Read more...

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Gaddafi’s “eyes and ears” air force no longer exists as a fighting force: RAF commander


March 24th, 2011 - 1:03 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 24(ANI): The United States-led military campaign has wiped out Libyan dictator Muammar al-Gaddafi's air force, RAF Air Vice-Marshal Greg Bagwell, who commands the United Kingdom's air operations, has said.Speaking at ... Read more...

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Youngest Guantanamo Bay inmate Omar Khadr to serve only 8 of his 40-yr sentence


November 1st, 2010 - 4:39 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 1 (ANI): A US military tribunal has sentenced the self-confessed Islamist militant, Omar Khadr, to 40 years in jail on charges that include murdering a US soldier and conspiring to ... Read more...

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India-Botswana joint military exercise begins Sunday


September 30th, 2010 - 10:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 30 (IANS) A 15-member delegation of the Botswana Defence Force (BDF) will be in India from Oct 2 to participate in a joint logistics exercise with the Indian Army.The ... Read more...

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Michael Bay To Bring Back “Shockwave” In “Transformers 3″


June 14th, 2010 - 7:17 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri New York, June 14, (THAINDIAN NEWS) In all probability, director Michael Bay is headed to offer a deadly ending to the trilogy of "Transformers". The director has taken the ... Read more...

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Critics say Obama war cabinet talks on Afghanistan could put troops in danger


October 9th, 2009 - 2:43 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 9 (ANI): Though the U.S. has a distinct fighting advantage in fighting the global war on terrorism in Afghanistan, possessing more firepower, superior weapons and a larger fighting force, ... Read more...

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Scientists isolate master gene that turns cells into bug killers


September 14th, 2009 - 2:45 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 14 (IANS) Scientists have isolated a master gene that causes blood stem cells to turn into disease-fighting 'natural killer' (NK) cells. The discovery could potentially help boost the body's production ... Read more...

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“Citizen Jane”: The Life Of Jane Alexander


September 14th, 2009 - 7:05 am ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez On Saturday night, the Hallmark Channel aired the movie "Citizen Jane" at 9 p.m.. The movie is based on the real life story of Jane Alexander, who is the founding ... Read more...

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Flood fears return to haunt Bihar


July 28th, 2009 - 1:28 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, July 28 (IANS) A record water discharge into the Kosi river from Nepal has revived fears of a repeat of last year's devastating floods in Bihar. The state government has sounded ... Read more...

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UN Nepal mission rejects criticism over Maoist verification


May 20th, 2009 - 1:59 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, May 20 (DPA) The United Nations Mission in Nepal (UNMIN) defended itself late Tuesday against criticism from Nepalese political parties over its role in the verification process of Maoist combatants. The verification ... Read more...

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Pakistani military makes significant advances against Taliban: Media (Lead)


May 14th, 2009 - 5:18 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, May 14 (IANS) The Pakistani military has made "significant advances" against the Taliban in the troubled northwest, an editorial in a leading English daily said Thursday, as another noted that ... Read more...

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Baitullah Mehsud getting tough competition from tribal rival


May 11th, 2009 - 2:05 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 11 (ANI): Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan chief Baitullah Mehsud faces an emerging rival from his local tribe in northwestern Pakistan and the power struggle could distract his Taliban militants along the ... Read more...

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Military Monitors Swine Flu With Focus on Protecting Force


April 28th, 2009 - 8:07 pm ICT by admin
By Donna Miles American Forces Press ServiceThe Defense Department is monitoring the swine flu situation closely, with its primary focus on protecting the military population, a senior Pentagon official said today.As the Department ... Read more...

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Oz media hails Arthur for turning Proteas into fierce fighting force


December 27th, 2008 - 12:51 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec 27 (ANI): South Africa have a long history of mental wobbles while playing Australia, but coach Mickey Arthur must receive enormous praise for turning his team from a bunch ... Read more...

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Iraqi PM asks Brit forces to leave as they are no more needed to maintain security there


October 13th, 2008 - 2:16 pm ICT by ANI
Baghdad , Oct 13 (ANI): Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki has asked the British forces to leave the country as they were no longer needed to maintain security there. He also ... Read more...

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Antony favours armed forces, wants anomalies in Sixth CPC sorted out


September 19th, 2008 - 9:29 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Sep 19 (ANI): Defence Minister A K Antony has strongly favoured sorting out of anomalies in the Sixth Central Pay Commission (CPC) notification raised by the three services chiefs ... Read more...

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Nepal parties agree to recruit rebel fighters into army


June 19th, 2008 - 3:34 pm ICT by IANS
DPA Kathmandu, June 19 (DPA) Nepal's major political parties reached a deal Thursday to integrate former Maoist rebel fighters into the army and other security bodies, ending months of differences that have prevented ... Read more...

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Blazing fires still threaten Nilgiris forests


March 13th, 2008 - 5:16 pm ICT by admin
Coimbatore, March 13 (IANS) Over 6,000 sq km of the precious Nilgiris forests, a heritage ecosystem, is threatened by forest fires that are still blazing, wildlife department officials said here Thursday. The ... Read more...

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Germany, US to send more troops to Afghanistan by April


January 18th, 2008 - 1:04 pm ICT by admin
London, Jan.18 (ANI): With violence in Afghanistan on the rise, NATO is struggling to fill holes in its fighting force. Given this scenario, the United States and Germany have announced that both ... Read more...

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Aziz says Pakistan against arms race in the region


November 14th, 2007 - 2:36 am ICT by admin
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