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Nepal snubs Indian call for second consulate


October 27th, 2011 - 4:21 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Oct 27 (IANS) Despite the apparent bonhomie during Nepalese Prime Minister Baburam Bhattarai's maiden official visit to New Delhi this month and his assertion that it created trust between ... Read more...

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Greenwich girls labelled promiscuous on Facebook ‘Smut List’


March 20th, 2011 - 4:04 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 20 (ANI): Facebook is always a hot bed of activity for students who more often use it as a means to ridicule others.The latest Facebook incident comes in the ... Read more...

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Pakistan-Multiple Crises (Part II)


January 6th, 2011 - 6:57 pm ICT by ANI
(Cont.)The MQM's Complaints The MQM crisis is somewhat different. While the world's attention has been focused on the war in FATA against the Taliban and Al Qaeda in the NWFP (Khyber-Pukhtunkhwa) ethnic ... Read more...

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Two Massage Therapists - Christina Scavo and Shannon O’Toole Sues Brett Favre


January 4th, 2011 - 7:39 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Jan 4, (THAINDIAN NEWS) After Jenn Sterger scandal, Minnesota Vikings quarterback Brett Favre has again come under scanner, when two massage therapists Christina Scavo and Shannon O'Toole filed a sexual ... Read more...

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‘Al Qaeda’s branch AQIM gaining stronghold in North Africa’


December 18th, 2010 - 3:03 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 18 (ANI): A video obtained from North African security services has revealed some of the first images of Al Qaeda's growing African branch known as Al-Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb ... Read more...

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‘India is Pakistan’s big brother when it comes to films’


September 18th, 2010 - 6:54 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Sep 18 (IANS) India is Pakistan's big brother, as far as films are concerned, a Pakistani senator said here Saturday. Nilofer Bakhtiyar, chairman of the country's senate committee on tourism and ... Read more...

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NZ becoming a hot bed for Asian sex workers


July 12th, 2010 - 12:42 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, July 12 (ANI): More and more Asian women are being lured with cash to work in New Zealand's sex industry, but in slave-like conditions , revealed a new investigation.The women, mainly ... Read more...

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Congress leader’s relative killed in Maoist attack


July 8th, 2010 - 10:28 am ICT by IANS
Raipur, July 8 (IANS) Dozens of armed Maoists attacked a Congress leader's house and a police station in Chhattisgarh's Dantewada district early Thursday, killing a close relative of the politician, police said. ... Read more...

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Pak Army claims ’sanitising’ South Waziristan


July 2nd, 2010 - 4:29 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, July 2 (ANI): The Pakistan Army has claimed that it has sanitized South Waziristan, and that the Taliban has been flushed out of the troubled tribal region.Briefing media persons at ... Read more...

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Donors’ concern over Pak’s ‘double game’ of redirecting terror funds against India


June 29th, 2010 - 5:29 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 29 (ANI): With Pakistan demanding from the international community more funds for its anti-terror efforts, the world, particularly the US, has voiced concerns over the possibility of Islamabad redirecting ... Read more...

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Pak Punjab IG’s meeting with LeT jihadi chief lays bare govt-terror outfits’ links


June 18th, 2010 - 1:06 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, June 18(ANI): A direct nexus between the Pakistan Punjab government and banned outfits in the province has come out in the open after its Inspector General met the Lashker-e-Tayyaba's jihadi ... Read more...

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Taliban expanding network in Pak’s military, political heartland- Punjab


June 17th, 2010 - 2:43 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Jun. 17 (ANI): The recent string of bloody terror attacks across the Punjab province have put a stamp on fears that militancy has deep rooted itself in the political and ... Read more...

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Karachi police arrests Taliban commanders planning attack on city


June 12th, 2010 - 12:21 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Jun.12 (ANI): The Karachi police has claimed arresting two Taliban extremists, who were said to be planning a major terror strike in the country's financial capital.The arrests were made from ... Read more...

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Pak Punjab minister rules out military operation in province


June 11th, 2010 - 5:16 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Jun.11 (ANI): Despite extremists expanding their roots in the province, Punjab Law Minister Rana Sanaullah has said that the provincial government is against any military operation in the region, as it ... Read more...

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Pak to launch offensive in N.Waziristan, discussing right time frame with US


May 31st, 2010 - 3:03 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, May 31 (ANI): Pakistan has agreed in principle to launch an offensive in the restive North Waziristan and other areas identified by the US as militant hideouts, and is currently ... Read more...

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Pak fighting for survival, no danger to Govt, Parliament: Zardari


May 30th, 2010 - 1:08 pm ICT by ANI
New York, May 30 (ANI): Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari has said that while the country is fighting a war for its survival there is no danger to the Pakistan People's ... Read more...

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Zardari wants India to behave more ‘maturely’ over ‘non-state’ actors like Kasab


May 30th, 2010 - 1:08 pm ICT by ANI
New York, May 30 (ANI): Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari has said that being the largest democracy in the world, India should behave much 'maturely' than it has done in the ... Read more...

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Wiping off militants from North Waziristan ‘hard nut to crack’: Experts


May 24th, 2010 - 4:19 pm ICT by ANI
Los Angeles, May 24 (ANI): The United States has been pestering Pakistan to launch a military offensive in the terror hot bed North Wazirstan, and Islamabad too has agreed that it would ... Read more...

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Chhattisgarh Police arrest nine Maoists


May 21st, 2010 - 8:01 pm ICT by ANI
Narayanpur (Chhattisgarh) May 21 (ANI): Chhattisgarh Police have arrested nine Maoists in Narayanpur district of Chhattisgarh.According to police officer R K Patre, the Maoists were arrested on Wednesday and were presented before ... Read more...

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Obama’s top security aides to tell Pak to shun its ‘India-centric’ policies


May 19th, 2010 - 1:10 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, May 19 (ANI): Two of US President Barack Obama's top security advisors, the National Security Advisor General James Jones and the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) Director Leon Panetta, who are ... Read more...

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Pak ‘terror suspect’ students win court battle against deportation from Britain


May 18th, 2010 - 6:53 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 18 (ANI): Two of the twelve Pakistani students, who were arrested on terror charges in raids conducted across north-west Britain in April last year, have won their legal battle ... Read more...

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US asks Pak to move quickly against militants in North Waziristan


May 9th, 2010 - 1:17 pm ICT by ANI
New York, May 9 (ANI): The United States is piling up immense pressure on Pakistan to take on the militants having terror training camps in the country's ungoverned north western region, ... Read more...

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Officials urge US to send more troops to Pak following bungled Times Square bombing


May 7th, 2010 - 5:46 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 7 (ANI): In the wake of the reported confession of Faisal Shahzad, the man accused of plotting the unsuccessful Times Square bombing, that he had received bomb-making training in the ... Read more...

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Despite ban, JeM continuing its ‘jihadi’ objectives through mosques, madrassas: Report


May 7th, 2010 - 4:43 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 7 (ANI): The arrest of some men, allegedly members of the banned terror outfit Jaish-e-Muhammed (JeM) from a mosque in Karachi in connection with the failed Times Square bombing plot, ... Read more...

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Pak Army finally realising need to quash its ‘created Frankenstein’ in North Waziristan


April 30th, 2010 - 1:11 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Apr.30 (ANI): The Pakistan Army, which has been reluctant to take on the Taliban and other extremist groups operating from the terror hot bed of North Waziristan, is now ... Read more...

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After ‘non state actors’, Pak vows no terrorism against India from its ‘governable’ land


February 17th, 2010 - 1:13 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Feb.17 (ANI): First it was the 'non state' actors on its soil Pakistan blamed for terror strikes against India, and now comes a promise not to allow terror activities against ... Read more...

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India lands 8th spot in ‘20 best looking nations’ list, America tops


February 17th, 2010 - 11:23 am ICT by ANI
London, Feb 17 (ANI): India has landed the eight spot in a new list of 20 best looking nations, which concluded that Americans are the most attractive looking people in the ... Read more...

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Hakeemullah’s successor would be more ruthless, revengeful: Pak intelligence official


February 11th, 2010 - 5:07 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb.11 (ANI): While speculation still surrounds the Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) chief Hakeemullah Mehsud's death, analysts believe the extremist chieftains death would hardly have any effect on the banned extremist organisations ... Read more...

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Hakeemullah dead, Jamal acting successor, claims Taliban’s Orakzai faction


February 9th, 2010 - 2:50 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Feb.9 (ANI): The Orakzai faction of the Taliban on Tuesday confirmed the death of the Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) chief Hakeemullah Mehsud, who was believed to have been killed in a ... Read more...

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Hakeemullah may have escaped US drone strike : Pak official


February 4th, 2010 - 3:16 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Feb.4 (ANI): Pakistan Taliban chief Hakeemullah Mehsud may have survived the US drone attack in which he is believed to have been killed last month.A top Pakistani official, on condition ... Read more...

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US set to enhance drone strikes in Pak by over 75 percent despite local outrage


February 3rd, 2010 - 1:21 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb.3 (ANI): The United States is planning to increase the use of unmanned drones significantly in its war against terror, as the American defence budget for 2011 seeks more funds ... Read more...

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Volley of US drone attacks kill 16 Taliban extremists in North Waziristan


February 3rd, 2010 - 12:39 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Feb.3 (ANI): A series of drone strikes has killed at least 16 Taliban operatives in terror hot bed North Waziristan.According to sources, unmanned Predator aircraft showered over 18 missiles at ... Read more...

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CIA likely to double drone strikes after Pak’s ‘no new offensive’ snub


January 23rd, 2010 - 12:27 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan.23 (ANI): The Pakistan Army's stance to not to open any new front against extremists in the coming months has apparently angered the Central Investigation Agency (CIA), as it may double ... Read more...

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The Word ‘Negro’ Used In 2010 Census Invites Criticism


January 9th, 2010 - 7:51 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Jan 9, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The 2010 census is very much in news, and has cooked up a whirl of controversy. The form for the government officials has the word 'negro' ... Read more...

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Freed Yemeni Guantanamo Bay inmates rejoining Al-Qaeda


January 5th, 2010 - 3:55 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 5(ANI): At least 11 former Guantanamo Bay inmates have reportedly rejoined terror organisation Al-Qaeda in its operation in Yemen amid growing concern over the ability of the country's Government to ... Read more...

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