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No report of Chinese incursion in Kashmir: Antony


September 5th, 2012 - 9:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 5 (IANS) Defence Minister A.K. Antony Wednesday said there was no report of any Chinese incursion in Jammu and Kashmir but stressed that the areas along the ... Read more...

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One killed as drug plane makes forced landing in Honduras


July 4th, 2012 - 12:43 pm ICT by IANS
Tegucigalpa, July 4 (IANS/EFE) One person was killed and another injured Tuesday when their small plane loaded with cocaine made a forced landing near the eastern Honduran town of Catacamas, ... Read more...

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BJP supporters burn Chinese flag


March 21st, 2012 - 9:00 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, March 21 (IANS) The youth wing of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in Assam Wednesday burnt a Chinese flag, protesting against Chinese military incursion into India's northeast.The protesters ... Read more...

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India, China seal new border mechanism to enhance trust (Second Lead)


January 17th, 2012 - 11:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 17 (IANS) Seeking to step up bilateral ties amid hiccups, India and China Tuesday decided to set up a new mechanism to maintain peace on their border, ... Read more...

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India, China seal border mechanism to keep peace (Lead)


January 17th, 2012 - 10:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 17 (IANS) Seeking to step up bilateral ties amid hiccups, India and China Tuesday decided to set up a mechanism to maintain peace on their border as ... Read more...

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Cyclone threat along Andhra Pradesh, Tamil Nadu coasts


December 27th, 2011 - 2:13 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Dec 27 (IANS) The south Andhra and north Tamil Nadu coast is facing the threat of a cyclone later in the week with a cyclonic storm formation in the ... Read more...

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Iran urges neighbours to prevent their airspace’s misuse


December 16th, 2011 - 7:13 am ICT by IANS
Tehran, Dec 16 (IANS) Iran has called upon its neighbouring countries to disallow their airspace to be misused against it.Iranian Foreign Minister Ali-Akbar Salehi Thursday gave a call to its ... Read more...

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Pakistan army chief, PM discuss national security


December 10th, 2011 - 12:56 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Dec 10 (IANS) Pakistan's powerful army chief General Ashfaq Parvez Kayani discussed matters of national security with Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani following a NATO airstrike that left ... Read more...

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NATO soldier killed in Afghan insurgent attack


November 12th, 2011 - 12:32 am ICT by IANS
Kabul, Nov 11 (IANS) A NATO soldier was killed in an insurgent attack in Afghanistan's southern region Friday, Xinhua reported."An International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) service member died ... Read more...

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Indian chopper incursion like a CBM: Pakistani daily


October 25th, 2011 - 12:14 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Oct 25 (IANS) The lesson to be learnt from the Indian helicopter that entered Pakistani airspace is that "a drama need not be turned into a crisis", said ... Read more...

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Unilateral incursion into Pakistan will be disastrous: daily


October 20th, 2011 - 12:18 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Oct 20 (IANS) The unilateral incursion of foreign troops into Pakistan would have "disastrous consequences for regional stability", a leading daily said Thursday as tension escalated with the US ... Read more...

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Chinese incursion issues are resolved amicably: India


September 29th, 2011 - 3:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 29 (IANS) India Thursday downplayed reported Chinese intrusions into its territory, saying these happen due to a difference in perception about the Line of Actual Control ... Read more...

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Lokpal bill alone can’t end corruption: Rahul Gandhi


August 26th, 2011 - 3:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 26 (IANS) As uncertainty continued on whether Anna Hazare would end his 11-day fast for a strong Lokpal bill, Congress MP Rahul Gandhi said Friday that ... Read more...

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Pakistan fires at Indian border post


August 15th, 2011 - 3:19 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Aug 15 (IANS) Pakistani troops Monday opened "unprovoked" fire on an Indian post along the international border near here in Jammu and Kashmir, security officials said.Border Security Force sources ... Read more...

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ISI has reactivated terror camps in Pakistani Kashmir: India


August 9th, 2011 - 9:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 9 (IANS) India Tuesday said Pakistan's spy agency, the ISI, has "reactivated" terror camps in Pakistani Kashmir with some 2,500 terrorists present there."The government is aware that ... Read more...

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Four infiltration bids foiled in eight days in Kashmir


August 6th, 2011 - 3:23 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Aug 6 (IANS) Search operations are on along the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir's Kupwara district where the army has repelled four infiltration attempts during the ... Read more...

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Kashmir peaceful, but vigil on: Chidambaram


July 6th, 2011 - 8:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 6 (IANS) Union Home Minister P. Chidambaram Wednesday said the past six months have been the most peaceful in Jammu and Kashmir during the past decade ... Read more...

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Pakistan expresses concern over incursions NATO, Afghan militants


June 18th, 2011 - 9:11 am ICT by BNO News
ISLAMABAD (BNO NEWS) -- Pakistan on Friday said it has lodged a protest with the United States and Afghanistan over border incursions by NATO aircraft and Afghan militants, the Foreign Ministry said.The ... Read more...

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Rains likely in Uttar Pradesh


June 8th, 2011 - 12:19 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, June 8 (IANS) Parts of Uttar Pradesh, including the state capital, could witness bouts of rain Wednesday, the Met office predicted saying the monsoon was expected to arrive by ... Read more...

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Pakistan Army protests NATO incursion


May 17th, 2011 - 6:32 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, May 17 (IANS) The Pakistan Army has lodged a strong protest with NATO forces over an incursion by allied helicopters with which its troops exchanged fire at Admi Kot ... Read more...

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US, Pakistan struck deal on Osama raid in 2001


May 10th, 2011 - 12:32 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 10 (IANS) Pakistan had given the US permission to carry out unilateral assault inside its territory if Osama bin Laden's hideout was found, a media report said ... Read more...

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Pakistan mistook US incursions as an attack from India: Envoy (Lead)


May 5th, 2011 - 5:52 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 5 (IANS) Pakistani fighter jets scrambled into the skies early Monday after incursions of its airspace were detected, thinking there was an attack from India, with its ... Read more...

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‘Pakistan might have gotten very, very lucky on Sunday’


May 4th, 2011 - 10:15 am ICT by IANS
Toronto, May 4 (IANS) Pakistan was lucky not to have intervened in Sunday night's US military operation to kill Al-Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden as Americans had armed jets on ... Read more...

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79 commandos in four choppers killed Osama bin Laden


May 3rd, 2011 - 1:11 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 3 (IANS) As many as 79 crack US commandos in four helicopters flew into Pakistan's Abbottabad city on a moonless night to take out Al Qaeda leader Osama ... Read more...

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Resolve China boundary row for development: Kashmir minister


January 14th, 2011 - 3:59 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Jan 14 (IANS) The boundary row with China should be resolved at the earliest so that development work doesn't suffer, a Jammu and Kashmir minister urged the central government Friday, confirming ... Read more...

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China denies Indian border incursion


January 11th, 2011 - 10:07 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing/New Delhi, Jan 11 (IANS) China Tuesday denied its troops had crossed into Indian territory in Jammu and Kashmir's frontier region of Ladakh and said it has been "respecting" the peace agreements ... Read more...

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Himachal steps up vigil along China border


January 11th, 2011 - 3:16 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Jan 11 (IANS) Even as the government termed as "baseless" reports of Chinese troop incursion in Leh, a Himachal Pradesh official Tuesday said vigil along the China border has been stepped ... Read more...

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Reports of Chinese incursion in Ladakh baseless: MEA (Lead)


January 10th, 2011 - 10:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 10 (IANS) The government Monday termed as "baseless" reports of a Chinese troop incursion in Leh and said there were "differences in perception" on the Line of Actual Control ... Read more...

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Indian Army chief plays down Chinese incursion


January 10th, 2011 - 7:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 10 (IANS) Indian Army chief General V.K. Singh Monday played down reports of a Chinese incursion in Jammu and Kashmir's frontier area of Ladakh saying it was due the ... Read more...

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Army chief plays down Chinese troop incursion in Ladakh


January 10th, 2011 - 7:01 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan.10 (ANI): Chuief of Army Staff, General V K Singh on Monday played down reports of Chinese troops enterring Indian territory in Ladakh and warning contractors to stop construction work.General ... Read more...

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China betrayed friendship, says Farooq on reported Chinese incursion


January 10th, 2011 - 3:13 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Jan 10 (IANS) China had "betrayed the concept of friendship", union minister Farooq Abdullah has said amid reports of "incursions" into Indian territory in Jammu and Kashmir's Ladakh region. "China has ... Read more...

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Begin 2011 with politics, terror on bookshelf (IANS Books This Week)


January 6th, 2011 - 5:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 6 (IANS) The year begins with hard-hitting tales of politics, terror and mind-numbing Punjabi short stories on partition. Here are five books that stimulate the mind:1. Book: "Invitation"; Written ... Read more...

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Congress book mentions Pakistan wars, silent on China


January 2nd, 2011 - 11:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 2 (IANS) The Congress has highlighted the role of former prime ministers Lal Bahadur Shastri and Indira Gandhi in the India-Pakistan conflicts in its book marking 125 years ... Read more...

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NATO choppers violate Pak airspace again


November 24th, 2010 - 12:50 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Nov 24 (ANI): Two NATO helicopters again violated Pakistan's airspace in Khyber Agency, a TV channel reported on Tuesday.According to the report, the NATO helicopters flew about 400 yards into Pakistan ... Read more...

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Pakistan has never had it so bad (Comment)


November 13th, 2010 - 11:31 am ICT by IANS
By Amulya Ganguli Pakistan is evidently passing through the worst period of its 63-year-old history. Although democracy never struck roots in the country, it at least had a semblance of stability earlier. ... Read more...

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