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Over 40 killed in Iraq violence (Lead)


July 23rd, 2012 - 9:06 pm ICT by IANS
Baghdad, July 23 (IANS) A series of bomb and gun attacks struck Iraq early Monday, killing at least 44 people and wounding dozens more, the interior ministry said.The deadliest attack ... Read more...

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50 killed, hundreds injured in Iraq attacks (Lead)


February 23rd, 2012 - 6:50 pm ICT by IANS
Baghdad, Feb 23 (IANS) At least 50 people were killed and hundreds wounded Thursday in a series of bomb and gun attacks across the Iraqi capital, police said.The violence targeted ... Read more...

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20 killed, 64 wounded in attacks in Baghdad


February 23rd, 2012 - 3:41 pm ICT by IANS
Baghdad, Feb 23 (IANS) Twenty people were killed and 64 wounded Thursday in a series of bomb and gun attacks across the Iraqi capital, authorities said.A booby-trapped car exploded near ... Read more...

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Two Chhattisgarh cops killed in Maoist ambush (Lead)


February 9th, 2012 - 10:58 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, Feb 9 (IANS) Two policemen were killed and two, including an Additional Superintendent of Police, seriously injured when Maoists ambushed a jeep carrying six personnel in Bastar region Thursday, ... Read more...

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69 die in Nigeria attacks, UN condemns it (Lead)


November 6th, 2011 - 5:35 pm ICT by IANS
Accra/United Nations, Nov 6 (IANS) At least 69 people have been killed in bomb and gun attacks, blamed on an Islamist militant group, in two towns in Nigeria, the Red ... Read more...

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Seven killed in Kabul attack (Third Lead)


August 19th, 2011 - 7:56 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, Aug 19 (IANS) Seven people, including two foreign nationals, were killed and five others were injured Friday in bomb and gun attacks at the British Council in Kabul ... Read more...

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Indian trader’s killing causes uproar in Nepal (Lead)


April 11th, 2011 - 7:02 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, April 11 (IANS) An Indian trader was shot dead in the latest incident in a series of gun attacks in Nepal's capital, prompting businessmen to stage protests here Monday.Anjani ... Read more...

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Uproar in Nepal after gunmen kill Indian trader


April 11th, 2011 - 3:33 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, April 11 (IANS) Businessmen staged protests here Monday after unidentified assailants shot dead an Indian trader in the latest incident in a series of gun attacks in Nepal's capital.Anjani ... Read more...

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Khyber Pakhtunkhwa will continue fighting against terrorism: Bashir Bilour


January 31st, 2011 - 5:06 pm ICT by ANI
Peshawar, Jan 31(ANI): A senior minister of Pakistan's Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province, Bashir Bilour, has said that militants were "targeting police to pressure and dishearten them".Bilour however stressed that such attacks would ... Read more...

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Europe facing credible ‘Mumbai-style’ al Qaeda terror attacks threat, says leaked memo


January 8th, 2011 - 1:41 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 8 (ANI): A 'restricted' memo of UK's Department for Transport has revealed that al Qaeda's 'international operations wing' is plotting one or more Mumbai-style terror attacks in Europe, including the ... Read more...

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NYPD trains personnel to anticipate, counter Mumbai type terror attack


December 21st, 2010 - 4:39 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Dec. 21 (ANI): The New York Police Department recently ran an anti-terrorism exercise that deliberately mirrored the November 2008 terror massacre on the city of Mumbai.According to the Wall ... Read more...

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New York cops simulate 26/11 Mumbai terror attack


December 21st, 2010 - 12:34 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Dec 21 (IANS) The New York Police Department (NYPD) has conducted a simulated militant attack similar to the terror unleashed in Mumbai two years ago, a media report said ... Read more...

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Lack of cohesion led to 26/11: Navy chief


December 2nd, 2010 - 5:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 2 (IANS) Navy chief Admiral Nirmal Verma Thursday said India has "come a long way" to secure its maritime boundaries, post the 2008 Mumbai terror attack which was a ... Read more...

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Al Qaeda planning Mumbai-style attacks in Europe, US: CNN


November 11th, 2010 - 10:32 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Nov 11 (IANS) Al Qaeda is still planning Mumbai-style attacks in Europe, with the United States also possibly being targeted, CNN reported citing counter-terrorism officials in Europe and the ... Read more...

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Pakistani forces report killing 15 Taliban militants


May 30th, 2010 - 7:11 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, May 30 (DPA) Pakistani jet fighters and artillery Sunday pounded militants' positions in the country's lawless tribal region, killing at least 15 rebels, a security official said. A local intelligence official ... Read more...

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Manipur University executive engineer’s residence attacked by militants


May 13th, 2009 - 7:09 pm ICT by ANI
Imphal, May 13 (ANI): Various social organizations in Manipur recently criticised the incident of bomb attack at the residence of an executive engineer of Manipur University.Militants targeted residence of Shyamchandra, who ... Read more...

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Terror expert says Mehsud’s New York killings claim opportunistic


April 4th, 2009 - 7:37 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr.4 (ANI): A leading terror expert has rubbished Pakistan Taliban chief Baitullah Mehsud's claim that he was behind Friday's shootout in upstate New York.Fourteen people, including the gunman, died in ... Read more...

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Chinese envoy condemns attack on Sri Lankan cricketers


March 4th, 2009 - 7:43 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar.4 (ANI): Chinas Ambassador to India Zhang Yan on Wednesday condemned Tuesdays attack on the Sri Lankan cricket team in Lahore. Speaking to reporters here on the sidelines of an ... Read more...

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