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Mexicans paint murals to highlight crime problem


September 11th, 2012 - 6:03 pm ICT by IANS
Guadalajara (Mexico), Sep 11 (IANS/EFE) Around 100 inhabitants of a crime-ridden neighbourhood of this metropolis in western Mexico have painted murals as a plea for greater security for their families.The ... Read more...

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India, China agree to work closely in Asia-Pacific region


September 7th, 2012 - 11:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 7 (IANS) In an important confidence-building step to ease their ties, India and China have agreed to work closely for stability in the Asia-Pacific region, widely seen ... Read more...

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12-hour shurdown in Manipur, Meghalaya, Nagaland


September 6th, 2012 - 3:05 pm ICT by IANS
Shillong, Sep 6 (IANS) Vehicles went off the roads, schools, banks and government offices remained shut and commercial establishments downed shutters in all the northeastern states, except Assam, Thursday in ... Read more...

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Al Qaeda leaders leaving Pakistan, moving to Africa: Report


December 26th, 2011 - 1:23 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 26 (IANS) The Al Qaeda leadership, which has been weakened in Pakistan following the killing of many of its senior members -- including Osama bin Laden -- ... Read more...

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Development master remedy against Maoists: PM


June 30th, 2011 - 10:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 30 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh has said police and intelligence gathering needed to be strengthened to fight Maoist guerrillas but development was the "master remedy" ... Read more...

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Lindsay Lohan – Who Is Her Mystery Caller?


December 18th, 2010 - 2:08 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Lindsay Lohan finally discovers the man behind all the harassing text messages and phone calls that she received while she was at Betty Ford Centre, the rehab. The trouble maker ... Read more...

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Americans see Al-Qaeda as greatest security threat, North Korea next: Poll


December 9th, 2010 - 3:12 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 9(ANI): A new poll has found that nearly two-thirds of Americans consider Al-Qaeda as a greater security threat to the United States, than North Korea or Iran.When asked in recent ... Read more...

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Obama will ‘try his level best to avoid taboo ‘K-word’ during India trip’: WSJ


October 30th, 2010 - 4:33 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 30 (ANI): United States President Barack Obama is expected to "try his level best to avoid the 'K-word'- Kashmir"- during his three-day trip to India that starts next week, ... Read more...

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‘Pace, scope and character of dialogue, something only India, Pak can shape’, says US


October 29th, 2010 - 6:47 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 29 (ANI): The United States will continue to back dialogue between India and Pakistan towards the resolution of their bilateral issues, but the "pace, scope and character" have 'obviously' to ... Read more...

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Legislator seeks security after utterances against Badals


October 9th, 2010 - 5:25 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Oct 9 (IANS) Punjab Congress legislator Sukhpal Singh Khaira Saturday sought greater security for himself, citing a threat to his life after his utterances against Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal, ... Read more...

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In spite of war log leak, US will need to depend on Pak in Afghanistan


July 29th, 2010 - 3:44 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 29 (ANI): The massive disclosure of war-related documents this week by Wikileaks may have raised a number of questions, even as the Obama administration plays down its impact, but ... Read more...

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US Congress approves financial overhaul


July 16th, 2010 - 5:17 am ICT by IANS
Washington, July 16 (DPA) The US Congress Thursday approved the most sweeping overhaul of the financial sector since the 1930s, hoping to end Wall Street's riskiest practices and handing a major ... Read more...

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‘One sex complaint a week’ against Oz cabbies


July 4th, 2010 - 4:59 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, July 04 (ANI): An average of one sex complaint against a taxi driver is lodged every week, according to figures from Transport NSW.Transport NSW is now introducing three compulsory cameras in ... Read more...

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One sex abuse a week in Australian taxis


July 4th, 2010 - 11:08 am ICT by IANS
Sydney, July 4 (IANS) At least one complaint of a "sexual nature" is lodged every week against a taxi driver in Australia's southeastern state of New South Wales despite the cabs being ... Read more...

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Petraeus rules out drastic changes in Afghan war policy


July 2nd, 2010 - 2:19 pm ICT by ANI
Brussels (Belgium), July 2 (ANI): NATO's newly appointed Afghan war commander General David Petraeus has ruled out any drastic changes in the counterinsurgency policies which were implemented by his sacked predecessor ... Read more...

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Indian Cultural Centre in Nepal in drinks row


May 13th, 2010 - 1:29 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, May 13 (IANS) The newly opened Indian Cultural Centre (ICC) here, an Indian initiative to strengthen the subcontinent's cultural ties abroad, has hit the headlines in Nepal for a different reason: ... Read more...

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President Obama at the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty review conference


May 4th, 2010 - 3:44 am ICT by BNO News
NEW YORK CITY (BNO NEWS) – President Barack Obama on Monday expressed his concern for the spread of nuclear weapons at the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT) review conference at the United Nations ... Read more...

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Bangladesh’s cooperation on terror crucial to India: US


April 23rd, 2010 - 12:11 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, April 23 (IANS) The issue of counter terrorism and Bangladesh's cooperation on it were "crucial to India", US Deputy Secretary of State James B. Steinberg has said. Steinberg said: "It seems ... Read more...

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7 out of 10 Aussies ready for full body scans prior to flying


April 14th, 2010 - 2:04 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Apr.14 (ANI): Seven out ten Australian travellers taking part in a survey, have said that they support full body scans at airports.Seventy per cent of adults are in favour of the ... Read more...

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Obama praises South Africa for dismantling N-weapons


April 12th, 2010 - 8:03 am ICT by IANS
Washington, April 12 (DPA) US President Barack Obama Sunday praised South Africa for voluntarily dismantling its nuclear weapons programme as he met with South African President Jacob Zuma on the eve ... Read more...

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Australians call for calm over Indian boy’s death


March 6th, 2010 - 2:10 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, March 6 (DPA) Melbourne police Saturday urged the Indian community not to jump to conclusions over the death of a three-year-old Indian boy whose body was found in a Melbourne street ... Read more...

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India Inc seeks greater role in defence supplies


January 13th, 2010 - 4:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 13 (IANS) The government Wednesday released a report that says industry wanted India's defence order book to be more visible, and that more tenders be issued for domestic ... Read more...

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US focusing on Pakistan, Afghanistan in terror war: White House


December 28th, 2009 - 10:33 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Dec 28 (IANS) Drawing down in Iraq and reorienting its priorities in the war on terror, the US is now focusing on Pakistan and Afghanistan where the 9/11 ... Read more...

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Obama unveils strategy against biological weapons


December 10th, 2009 - 5:37 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 10 (DPA) US President Barack Obama unveiled his strategy for preventing the spread of biological weapons that includes increasing cooperation among countries to ensure potentially dangerous material is properly ... Read more...

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Manmohan Singh hopes to build enduring partnership with Obama


November 22nd, 2009 - 10:27 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Nov 22 (IANS) Ahead of his Tuesday summit with President Barack Obama, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh has expressed the hope that the two sides can work together to ... Read more...

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How to make outer space a safer place


November 16th, 2009 - 7:56 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, November 15 (ANI): A new report has flagged a series of recommendations to help address the orbital debris concern, and other issues that can assure enhanced security in space for all.The ... Read more...

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India, Nepal home ministers to discuss security cooperation


November 12th, 2009 - 5:16 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Nov 12 (IANS) The home ministers of India and Nepal would discuss greater security cooperation to combat cross-border terrorism in South Asia next week when Nepal's Home Minister Bhim Rawal ... Read more...

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US Senator says sorry for ‘mistakenly’ calling India a threat


July 27th, 2009 - 10:21 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, July 27 (IANS) An influential American senator, who played a key role in getting the India-US civilian nuclear deal passed, has apologised for "mistakenly" suggesting "a rising" India ... Read more...

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Last VVIP flight by `Tanjore’


March 31st, 2009 - 2:09 pm ICT by ANI
By Smita PrakashOnboard Air India One, Mar.31 (ANI): As Prime Minister Manmohan Singh boards the last commercial jet commissioned by Air India for VVIP flights, one can't help but get nostalgic. ... Read more...

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Obama sends Iran New Year greetings


March 20th, 2009 - 2:57 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar.20 (ANI): President Barack Obama congratulated the Iranians on their New Year early on Friday, hinting that the United States might be willing to ease trade sanctions against Tehran if ... Read more...

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Translators don”t want personal details handed over to Iraq Government


January 31st, 2009 - 2:12 pm ICT by ANI
Baghdad (Iraq), Jan.31 (ANI): Iraqi translators could soon be exposed to greater security risk when their personal information is handed over to the Iraqi government. According to Fox News, these translators who ... Read more...

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Tribal areas in Pakistan are a breeding ground for Taliban activity


December 8th, 2008 - 2:33 pm ICT by ANI
Peshwar, Dec.8 (ANI): The lawless tribal belt of Pakistan has certainly developed into a breeding ground for the militants of Taliban. The tribal areas are creating mayhem in their own country, Pakistan ... Read more...

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Bangladesh’s minority Hindus seek security before polls


December 6th, 2008 - 6:27 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Dec 6 (IANS) Most of the minority Hindus in Bangladesh, in a survey, said they faced "repression" during the 2001 poll and want greater security for the elections scheduled for Dec ... Read more...

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Sri Lanka lauds India for securing Indian Ocean


July 31st, 2008 - 10:31 pm ICT by ANI
By Naveen KapoorColombo, July 31 (ANI): Hailing Indias cooperation in the political and economic sphere, Sri Lankas Foreign Minister Rohita Bolagana today lauded India''s role in providing security in the Indian ... Read more...

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Mills tells Macca to pay up


November 14th, 2007 - 2:27 am ICT by admin
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