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Government gives details of Sukma shootout that killed 17


August 8th, 2012 - 9:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 8 (IANS) An intelligence report on top Maoist leaders' meeting in Sukma in Chhattisgarh had led security forces mount the June 28 operation, but the police parties ... Read more...

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Film fest on Bangladesh’s liberation war


March 22nd, 2012 - 8:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 22 (IANS) Six films centred around different aspects and effects of Bangladesh's 1971 "war of liberation" will be screened here as part of a special film festival ... Read more...

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Of dead seas and Indian independent films


October 21st, 2011 - 10:49 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 21 (IANS) "Whether we see our wives or not, we see a dead body every day," complains a policeman inspecting the body of a fisherman who has been ... Read more...

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Longoria shoots lesbian love scenes for new film


July 19th, 2011 - 5:27 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 19 (IANS) Actress Eva Longoria Parker has shot for a series of same-sex love scenes with actress Kate Del Castillo for her new film "Without Men".Director Gabriela Tagliavini ... Read more...

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Female Colombian snipers defending Gaddafi in Libya


April 15th, 2011 - 5:48 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr.15 (ANI): Female snipers suspected of belonging to the Marxist guerilla group FARC from Colombia, have joined other mercenaries fighting to keep dictator Muammar Gaddafi in power, according to the reports ... Read more...

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Colombian police seize seven tonnes explosives


April 7th, 2011 - 11:32 am ICT by IANS
Bogota (Colombia), April 7 (IANS) Colombian police have seized at least seven tonnes of explosives in the Arauca department near the border with Venezuela."Through the development of an intelligence operation ... Read more...

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Maoists desperate for repeat of Dantewada massacre: Police


March 18th, 2011 - 1:57 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, March 18 (IANS) The Maoists are desperate to carry out attacks on policemen, similar to the one carried out in Dantewada on April 6 last year in which 76 ... Read more...

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Greyhounds hunt for top Maoists in Visakhapatnam forests


December 18th, 2010 - 6:36 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Dec 18 (IANS) Andhra Pradesh's elite anti-Maoist force Greyhounds was Saturday continuing combing operations in the forests of Visakhapatnam district bordering Orissa following reports of some top Maoist leaders' presence ... Read more...

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Maoists blow up police post in Orissa


December 3rd, 2010 - 11:15 am ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Dec 3 (IANS) Maoists blew up a police post in Orissa's Keonjhar district during the weeklong anniversary celebration of their military wing, People's Liberation of Guerilla Army (PLGA), police said Friday.About ... Read more...

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US in favour of cross-border attacks to check Taliban flow from Pak


October 13th, 2010 - 5:26 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Oct 13 (ANI): US military officials are advocating cross-border attacks as part of new tactics to choke off the flow of Taliban fighters and bomb-making materials from Pakistan into key ... Read more...

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Now Jats threaten Commonwealth Games (Lead)


September 23rd, 2010 - 9:46 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Sep 23 (IANS) The Commonwealth Games starting Oct 3 now faces a new threat: Jats from Haryana. Upset that the Haryana government is not promising them quotas in jobs and educational institutions, ... Read more...

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Jats threaten to seal Delhi borders Oct 3


September 23rd, 2010 - 9:14 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Sep 23 (IANS) Leaders of Haryana's Jat community Thursday threatened to block Delhi's borders Oct 3 when the Commonwealth Games open if it was not promised jobs quotas by then. The Jats ... Read more...

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Maoists planned to replicate Jehanabad jailbreak in Jamui


September 16th, 2010 - 1:57 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Sep 16 (IANS) Maoist guerrillas in Bihar planned to replicate Jehanabad jailbreak in Jamui district last month to free their 51 cadres lodged in the jail, police said Thursday. Baro Koda, a ... Read more...

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Maoist, arms supplier held in Bengal


June 24th, 2010 - 12:27 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 23 (IANS) A Maoist guerrilla and another man who smuggled arms to the rebels were arrested in West Bengal's West Midnapore district Wednesday, police said. A top police official said that ... Read more...

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Iran summons British envoy over help for rebel group


June 17th, 2010 - 4:11 am ICT by IANS
Tehran, June 17 (IANS) Iran Wednesday summoned the British ambassador to Tehran over London's alleged support for a rebel group blamed for several terror attacks in the country, the Iranian state-run Press ... Read more...

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Cop donates blood to save injured Maoist


May 12th, 2010 - 11:58 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, May 12 (IANS) A Chhattisgarh policeman donated blood and saved the life of a Maoist guerilla who suffered bullet injuries in a gun battle with the security forces, sources said ... Read more...

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‘Troopers ignored warfare manual in Maoist den’


April 6th, 2010 - 7:36 pm ICT by IANS
By Sujeet Kumar Raipur, April 6 (IANS) It would appear that the 75 Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) troopers who were killed mercilessly Tuesday by Maoists were seized with a death ... Read more...

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Erykah Badu’s strip act in ‘Window Seat’ under fire


March 30th, 2010 - 4:14 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 30 (ANI): Singer Erykah Badu has come under fire for stripping in her latest music video 'Window Seat'.The video was shot in and around Dealey Plaza in downtown Dallas. ... Read more...

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Erykah Badu strips in her new video to protest against ‘groupthink’


March 30th, 2010 - 2:04 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Dallas, Mar 29 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Singer Erykah Badu dropped her clothes for a new video that she shot as she was walking along the sidewalk in Dallas. She continued stripping away, until ... Read more...

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UN mission in Nepal extended by nearly four months (Lead, Changing dateline)


January 22nd, 2010 - 7:46 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Jan 22 (DPA) The United Missions Security Council extended the mandate of its mission in Nepal (UNMIN) by nearly four months to supervise the completion of the peace process in the ... Read more...

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Dawn Of The Dead: Coming Soon To Your iPhone


January 16th, 2010 - 7:32 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Jan 16, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The developer Byte Mark, recently announced that iPhone will be launching a new game - Dawn of the Dead. The game is reported to have been ... Read more...

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NMDC resumes full supply after Maoists’ ‘celebrations’


December 10th, 2009 - 11:12 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, Dec 10 (IANS) State-run National Mineral Development Corp (NMDC) has resumed full supply of iron ore after its dispatches were hit for a week becausde of Maoists' celebrations that affected ... Read more...

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Maoists kill CPI-M activist, torch another’s house


December 7th, 2009 - 9:54 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Dec 7 (IANS) Suspected Maoists shot dead a Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) activist in West Bengal's troubled West Midnapore district Monday, police said. The body of Sanatan Pratihar, 44, was found ... Read more...

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Maoists set ablaze Chhattisgarh rest house (Lead)


December 6th, 2009 - 6:34 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, Dec 6 (IANS) Members of the outlawed Communist Party of India-Maoist (CPI-Maoist), which is celebrating the anniversary of its military wing, raided a rest house in an interior village of Chhattisgarh ... Read more...

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Maoists’ anniversary hits life in Chhattisgarh


December 2nd, 2009 - 10:56 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, Dec 2 (IANS) Normal life was hit hard in the interiors of Chhattisgarh Wednesday, the first day of the weeklong anniversary celebrations of the People's Liberation of Guerilla Army (PLGA), the ... Read more...

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Chhattisgarh sounds alert ahead of Maoist army anniversary


November 30th, 2009 - 1:04 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, Nov 30 (IANS) The Chhattisgarh government sounded an alert Monday ahead of the weeklong anniversary celebrations of the People's Liberation of Guerilla Army (PLGA), the military wing of the outlawed Communist ... Read more...

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Suspected Maoist arrested in West Bengal


November 4th, 2009 - 11:55 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Nov 4 (IANS) A suspected Maoist guerilla was arrested from West Bengal's West Midnapore district Wednesday, police said. "Sunil Kisku was arrested from Belpahari region, a Maoist stronghold in the district. He ... Read more...

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Venezuela sends envoy back to Colombia


August 8th, 2009 - 11:28 pm ICT by IANS
Buenos Aires, Aug 8 (RIA Novosti) Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez has instructed his ambassador to Colombia to return to Bogota amid signs that the diplomatic spat between the two countries is thawing, ... Read more...

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Chhattisgarh cops ignoring jungle warfare basics: expert


July 13th, 2009 - 4:32 pm ICT by IANS
By Sujeet Kumar Raipur, July 13 (IANS) A day after Maoists struck thrice in Chhattisgarh, killing at least 29 policeman, including a superintendent of police (SP), a counter terrorism expert Monday said ... Read more...

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Six soldiers, 26 rebels killed in Sri Lanka


March 28th, 2009 - 5:02 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, March 28 (DPA) The military said Saturday that it had killed at least 26 Tamil rebels and lost six soldiers in northern Sri Lanka as it fights to capture the last ... Read more...

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Lion used for debt recovery seized in Colombia


March 15th, 2009 - 4:11 am ICT by IANS
Bogota, March 15 (IANS) A lion used by an ex-militia chief to threaten people for the recovery of old debts was seized from a cattle farm in northwestern Colombia, EFE reported. The local ... Read more...

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Two policemen, ULFA militant killed in Assam


January 30th, 2009 - 12:03 am ICT by IANS
Guwahati, Jan 29 (IANS) Two policemen and a separatist guerilla were killed and a six-year-old child injured in a gun battle between security forces and militants in Assam Thursday, officials said.A police ... Read more...

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28 NLFT militants surrender in Tripura


January 12th, 2009 - 7:06 pm ICT by ANI
Agartala, Jan.12 (ANI): Twenty-eight hardcore militants of the outlawed National Liberation Front of Tripura (NLFT) officially laid down arms during a surrender ceremony at the 21 Assam Rifles range head quarters ... Read more...

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Pakistani Taliban leader dead: Report


October 1st, 2008 - 11:50 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Oct 1 (DPA) Baitullah Mehsud, leader of Pakistan's Taliban militants died from illness, news reports said Wednesday.Mehsud, believed to be in his 30s, suffered from high blood pressure and kidney ... Read more...

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Israel keeps eye on strengthening of Hezbollah


August 12th, 2008 - 7:24 pm ICT by IANS
Xinhua Jerusalem, Aug 12 (Xinhua) Israel has admitted that the Lebanese guerilla group Hezbollah, with which it held a prisoners swap last month, has gained significant strength in the past couple of years. ... Read more...

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