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Forced disappearances negate humanity, says Pakistani daily


September 11th, 2012 - 5:58 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Sep 11 (IANS) Forced disappearances negate the very essence of humanity and cannot and should not be tolerated or justified, a Pakistani daily said Tuesday as a UN panel ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Pakistani daily slams Rehman Malik for ‘absurd’ statements


September 26th, 2011 - 6:14 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Sep 26 (IANS) The "absurdity" of Rehman Malik's statements seems to be growing at an alarming rate, a Pakistani daily said after the interior minister spoke of a likely ... Read more...

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Info-based law enforcement will enhance internal security: Study


July 12th, 2011 - 9:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 12 (IANS) Intelligence-based law enforcement aided by able information management can enhance internal security and help meet the challenges, an industry study said Tuesday.The study, jointly carried ... Read more...

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China to spend $23 mn on nuclear safety


May 15th, 2011 - 1:27 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, May 15 (IANS) China will spend 150 million yuan ($23 million) on nuclear safety, authorities said.The ministry of environmental protection said in a report for 2011 that its total ... Read more...

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Human intelligence aid drone attacks in Pakistan


December 30th, 2010 - 2:03 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Dec 30 (IANS) US drones are now having enhanced ability to hit targets in Pakistan's mountainous North Waziristan tribal region, thanks to the effectiveness of "real-time (human) intelligence", security officials ... Read more...

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Israeli drone crashes in the Gaza strip


October 21st, 2010 - 11:29 pm ICT by BNO News
JERUSALEM (BNO NEWS) -- An Israeli drone crashed on Thursday in northern Gaza and was later recovered by a military unit, the Israeli military said.According to a military spokesperson, the unmanned plane, ... Read more...

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India, Bermuda ink pact on exchanging info on tax avoidance


October 7th, 2010 - 5:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 7 (IANS) India and Bermuda Thursday signed an agreement on exchanging information on matters related to depositing of money by citizens of one country in other's banks and avoidance ... Read more...

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Russia developing laser weapons


September 22nd, 2010 - 9:33 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Sep 22 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russia is working on a military laser system which would reportedly be able to disable the enemy's information gathering missions and data processing systems, a top official ... Read more...

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US official ran private spy network in Pak, Afghanistan


March 15th, 2010 - 5:01 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar. 15 (ANI): A US Defence Department official had set up a private network to help track and kill suspected militants in Afghanistan and Pakistan under the cover of a ... Read more...

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Household robots can be security risk


October 10th, 2009 - 8:57 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 10 (IANS) People are increasingly using household robots for chores, communication, entertainment and companionship but safety and privacy risks of the information-gathering objects that move around our homes are not ... Read more...

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Security, privacy risks of household robots


October 9th, 2009 - 2:06 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 9 (ANI): While people are increasingly using household robots for chores, communication, entertainment and companionship, researchers have raised alarm over the security and privacy risks linked with these information-gathering objects ... Read more...

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Pakistan begins production of drone planes


August 20th, 2009 - 8:13 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 20 (Xinhua) Pakistan has commenced production of drone planes in the country in collaboration with an Italian company, TV reports said Thursday. The pilotless aircraft, called Falco UAV, is being produced ... Read more...

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Obama’s anti-terror policies risky, says Dick Cheney


March 15th, 2009 - 11:05 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 15 (DPA) Policy changes pursued by President Barack Obama have increased the risk of terrorist attacks for the country, former US vice-president Dick Cheney said in an interview with CNN ... Read more...

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India’s counter-terrorism centre should be a unique model (Commentary)


June 16th, 2008 - 11:40 am ICT by IANS
By Alok Rashmi Mukhopadhyay Jaipur, as usual, is fading away from the headlines of the national media, as it always does till another terror strike jerks our collective psyche with gory images, wrecked ... Read more...

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Transforming police crucial to counter-terrorism (Commentary)


May 20th, 2008 - 12:18 pm ICT by admin
By Ajay Sahni The tragedy of the Jaipur blasts - as with virtually every major terrorist outrage in India - is infinitely compounded by the utter obtuseness, the manifest incomprehension and the pervasive ... Read more...

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