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India, Germany talk terror, UN reforms and trade (Roundup)


May 31st, 2011 - 9:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 31 (IANS) Determined to expand their strategic relations, India and Germany pledged to step up their campaign for radical UN reforms while agreeing that terrorism cannot ... Read more...

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India, Germany to combat terror, discuss AfPak situation


May 31st, 2011 - 4:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 31 (IANS) Seeking to expand their strategic partnership, India and Germany Tuesday discussed the situation in Pakistan and Afghanistan and resolved to fight terrorism on all ... Read more...

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Indian e-voting researcher wins US award


October 22nd, 2010 - 10:30 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Oct 22 (IANS) Hari Prasad Vemuru, a jailed Indian e-voting researcher, is one of the four winners of the 2010 Pioneer Awards of San Francisco headquartered Electronic Frontier Foundation ... Read more...

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Independent Kiwi security report finds no fresh Delhi CWG concerns


September 16th, 2010 - 2:01 pm ICT by ANI
Auckland, Sep 16(ANI): The second report from an independent security firm engaged by Netball New Zealand (NNZ) and Hockey New Zealand (HNZ) has raised no fresh concerns ahead of next month's Delhi ... Read more...

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Move to engage ‘own security advice’ for Delhi CWG ‘defies logic’: NZOC


September 14th, 2010 - 12:55 pm ICT by ANI
Auckland, Sep 14(ANI): The New Zealand Olympic Committee (NZOC) has said that the decision of Netball New Zealand (NNZ), Hockey New Zealand (HNZ) and the New Zealand Rugby Union (NZRU) to engage ... Read more...

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Security concerns may prompt Kiwis to pull out of Delhi Commonwealth Games


September 13th, 2010 - 1:29 pm ICT by ANI
Auckland, Sep 13(ANI): New Zealand may reportedly pull out of next month's Delhi Commonwealth Games over security concerns.The security and operational systems for the Games would be confirmed over the next 10 ... Read more...

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Delhi Commonwealth Games bound Kiwi teams hiring own security consultants


September 11th, 2010 - 6:17 pm ICT by ANI
Auckland, Sep 11(ANI): Netball New Zealand (NNZ), Hockey New Zealand (HNZ) and the New Zealand Rugby Union (NZRU) have hired independent security consultants ahead of next month's Delhi Commonwealth Games.According to The ... Read more...

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Kiwi under 16 team arrives in India despite terror alert


May 2nd, 2010 - 6:26 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, Mat 2 (ANI): Despite a terror alert being sounded by the New Zealand Government, the Wellington (New Zealand) under 16 team has arrived in India to play three matches against an ... Read more...

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India’s voting machines are open to fraud, says group


April 29th, 2010 - 6:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 29 (IANS) The electronic voting machines (EVMs) used in India are vulnerable to fraud, and it is important for votes to be counted in a manner that can be ... Read more...

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Wellington sceptical of visit after Bangalore blasts


April 19th, 2010 - 9:09 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, April 19 (ANI): An under-16 Wellington side, scheduled to play three ODIs in Bangalore, is re-considering its travel plans ahead of the Bangalore blasts.Two bombs exploded earlier outside the Chinnaswamy Stadium ... Read more...

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Marsh rejects Martyn’s double standards claim over participation in IPL


February 26th, 2010 - 12:56 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Feb 26 (ANI): Former Test star Damien Martyn's charge that the Australian Cricketers Association was applying double standards in assessing the security threat for the IPL have been dismissed by the ... Read more...

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New Zealand players concerned over IPL security


February 23rd, 2010 - 4:25 pm ICT by IANS
Wellington, Feb 23 (IANS) There is concern about New Zealand cricketers "travelling to India" to participate in next month's Indian Premier League (IPL), a players association has said. Players Association chief Heath Mills ... Read more...

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New Zealand’s IPL contingent advised to pull out


February 23rd, 2010 - 1:30 pm ICT by ANI
Auckland, Feb 23(ANI): New Zealand cricketers' involvement in the Indian Premier League is in serious doubt after their players' association recommended a pull out from the tournament, which starts on March ... Read more...

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New Zealand CWG chief urged to seek independent analysis on security


February 21st, 2010 - 4:28 pm ICT by ANI
Auckland, Feb 21(ANI): New Zealand's Commonwealth Games president Mike Stanley has been urged to ignore promises of foolproof security from Indian officials ahead of this year's event in New Delhi.The New ... Read more...

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Security experts warn Australian, New Zealand IPL players


January 29th, 2010 - 11:35 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Jan 29 (IANS) Threats of potential terrorist attacks during the Indian Premier League (IPL) have put the Australian and New Zealand cricketers in a quandary. The players associations of the ... Read more...

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Twitter security breach hits Obama’s account


May 4th, 2009 - 2:20 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, May 4 (ANI): Twitter, the micro-blogging service, suffered another hole in its security after a French computer hacker got into its internal system and accessed accounts including that of US ... Read more...

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India declared winner after Australia forfeits Davis Cup tie (Intro Roundup)


April 26th, 2009 - 12:14 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 25 (IANS) The International Tennis Federation (ITF) Saturday declared India the winner of the Davis Cup Asia-Oceania Group I third round tie after Australia decided against sending its ... Read more...

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Security was reduced in Lahore, says Lanaka coach Bayliss


March 10th, 2009 - 12:12 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Mar.10 (ANI): Sri Lanka cricket team coach Trevor Bayliss claimed on Tuesday that security was less than it had been on previous occasions in Pakistan. It was certainly less than when ... Read more...

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Players should take their own decision on IPL, says Vettori


March 7th, 2009 - 8:06 pm ICT by IANS
Christchurch, March 7 (IANS) Skipper Daniel Vettori has said that New Zealand players should take their own decisions on going to India to play in the Indian Premier League (IPL) next month. Overseas ... Read more...

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Weakness in Internet security uncovered


December 31st, 2008 - 1:10 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, December 31 (ANI): The Internet digital certificate infrastructure has a weakness that may be exploited by attackers to forge certificates that are fully trusted by all commonly used web browsers, ... Read more...

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ICC discusses Future Tours post 2012, anti-racism code


December 9th, 2008 - 10:59 am ICT by ANI
Cape Town (South Africa), Dec.9 (ANI): The ICC Chief Executives Committee met here on December 7 and 8 and discussed a range of issues relating to the playing and the business ... Read more...

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ICC Chief Executives Committee to meet in Cape Town next week


December 5th, 2008 - 2:53 pm ICT by ANI
Dubai, Dec.5 (ANI): The ICC Chief Executives Committee (CEC) will convene in Cape Town on Sunday for one of its four meetings per year. The two-day gathering, held at the Westin Grand ... Read more...

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Flintoff, Harmison likely to pull out of India Test series


November 30th, 2008 - 5:52 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 30 (IANS) England all-rounder Andrew Flintoff and pacer Steve Harmison are likely to pull out of the two Test series against India following the terrorist attacks in Mumbai.And with skipper ... Read more...

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Ponting says security situation in India much safer than Pak


September 18th, 2008 - 1:58 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney , Sept 18 (ANI): Defending Cricket Australia s decision to go ahead with India tour despite Saturdays serial blasts, the countrys Test captain Ricky Ponting has said that there was ... Read more...

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No double standards in touring India, says ACA


September 15th, 2008 - 6:12 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Sep 15 (IANS) Australian Cricketers Association (ACA) feels the security threat in India is not as alarming as Pakistan, but fears it will have to cope with a fair bit of ... Read more...

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Noel Gallagher’’s stage attack video emerges


September 14th, 2008 - 5:49 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 14 (ANI): A video of the moment when a crazed drunk stormed the stage at an Oasis gig, attacking Noel Gallagher and lunging for Liam has emerged. The footage shows ... Read more...

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‘US sovereign rights over Iraq unacceptable’


July 10th, 2008 - 6:42 pm ICT by IANS
DPA Baghdad, July 10 (DPA) Iraqi Vice-President Adel Abdel-Mahdi, reflecting his country's increasing confidence and desire to be sovereign, said the US military presence in the country should be brought under Iraqi control, ... Read more...

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New US-Iraq pact spells doom for American security firms


July 10th, 2008 - 3:06 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 10 (ANI): A new agreement between the U.S. and Iraq is likely to take away the immunity enjoyed so far by American security contractors under Iraqi law. According to The ... Read more...

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Iraqi premier confirms differences over US security deal


June 13th, 2008 - 11:26 am ICT by IANS
DPA Amman, June 13 (DPA) Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki has said there are "differences" between Baghdad and Washington over the long-term security agreement for stationing of US troops in Iraq. "We have ... Read more...

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Kiwis apprehensive about touring Pak in late August


June 6th, 2008 - 3:11 pm ICT by ANI
Nottingham, June 6 (ANI): Ahead of their three-mach tour to Pakistan in late August, some of the senior New Zealand cricketers are said to be apprehensive about playing in the strife-torn ... Read more...

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PCB threatens to cancel Australia tour in 2009 if CA doesnt play in Pak in April


March 27th, 2008 - 2:19 pm ICT by admin
Lahore, Mar 27 (ANI): The PCB has threatened to cancel the team's tour to Australia in late 2009 if the world champions did not play their postponed series in Pakistan in ... Read more...

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India to take on Australia in Champions Trophy


March 23rd, 2008 - 3:46 pm ICT by admin
Karachi, March 23 (IANS) India will clash with defending champions and top seed Australia in their first match of the Champions Trophy at Gadaffi stadium in Lahore Sep 13. The International Cricket ... Read more...

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ICC announces Champions Trophy 2008 schedule


March 23rd, 2008 - 9:49 am ICT by admin
Lahore, Mar.23 (ANI): The International Cricket Council ICC) on Saturday announced the schedule and venues for this years ICC Champions Trophy 2008 in Pakistan from September 11 to 28. According to ... Read more...

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Oz players ready to boycott tour of Pakistan


February 14th, 2008 - 1:21 pm ICT by admin
Melbourne, Feb.14 (ANI): Australia's cricketers have privately revealed that they are not interested in touring Pakistan from next month. Fox Sports reveals that Cricket Australia could face a player revolt if it proceeds ... Read more...

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