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Maoists target civil society: Human Rights Watch


July 30th, 2012 - 11:37 am ICT by IANS
Ranchi, July 30 (IANS) Both Maoists and Indian authorities have threatened and attacked civil society activists, Human Rights Watch said in a report released Monday.This has undermined basic freedoms and ... Read more...

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Rajasthan deploys spies to curb sex determination tests


January 3rd, 2012 - 2:35 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, Jan 3 (IANS) Alarmed over the state's dismal sex ratio, the Rajasthan government is building a network of professional informers to keep an eye on ultrasound clinics that conduct ... Read more...

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Militants threaten Pakistani journalists


November 27th, 2011 - 2:22 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Nov 27 (IANS) A militant outfit in Balochistan has threatened to kill four Pakistani journalists for allegedly spying for two other groups, a media report said Sunday.The Baloch Musallah ... Read more...

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Cricket South Africa chief claims his life is at risk


July 8th, 2011 - 5:47 pm ICT by IANS
Johnnesburg, July 8 (IANS) Cricket South Africa (CSA) president Mtutuzeli Nyoka, who is involved in a battle to clean up the South African board of alleged financial irregularities, ... Read more...

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‘Governments lie, allies spy’


June 16th, 2011 - 2:37 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 16 (IANS) US Secretary of Defence Robert Gates made light of Pakistan's arrest of five Pakistan CIA informers who helped in the US raid on Osama bin Laden's ... Read more...

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US defends ties with Pakistan to outraged lawmakers


June 16th, 2011 - 10:51 am ICT by IANS
Washington, June 16 (IANS) Even as US lawmakers expressed outrage over the arrest of five Pakistan CIA informers by Pakistan's spy agency, the top US military official defended ... Read more...

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No threat of mafia gang war in Mumbai: R.R. Patil


May 18th, 2011 - 10:28 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 18 (IANS) The city police is on high alert and there was no threat of an underworld gang war, Maharashtra Home Minister R.R. Patil said Wednesday, a day ... Read more...

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Mumbai Police rescue kidnapped boy from Uttar Pradesh


April 20th, 2011 - 11:10 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 20 (IANS) Mumbai Police Wednesday rescued a kidnapped five-year-old boy, Karnit Shah, from Allahabad district in Uttar Pradesh and brought him back to his parents here, police ... Read more...

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Indian hitman shoots Dawood aide inside Nepal jail (Second Lead)


March 10th, 2011 - 8:17 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, March 10 (IANS) A former Nepali minister's son, believed to be an associate of terror kingpin Dawood Ibrahim, was shot at inside Nepal's most tightly guarded prison in Kathmandu ... Read more...

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‘Indian’ hitman attacks Dawood’s aide in Nepal jail (Lead)


March 10th, 2011 - 3:22 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, March 10 (IANS) A former Nepali minister's son, believed to be an associate of terror kingpin Dawood Ibrahim and arrested last year, was shot at inside Nepal's most tightly ... Read more...

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Dawood aide shot at in Nepal jail


March 10th, 2011 - 2:43 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, March 10 (IANS) A former Nepali minister's son, believed to be an associate of terror kingpin Dawood Ibrahim and arrested last year, was shot at inside Nepal's most tightly ... Read more...

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Gujarat acts to curb illegal mining after court’s intervention


January 21st, 2011 - 11:58 pm ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, Jan 21 (IANS) Upbraided by the Gujarat High Court for its inaction in curbing illegal mining, the state government Friday told the court of the series of measures it has initiated ... Read more...

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Swiss engineers may be charged with smuggling N-technology to AQ Khan ring in Pak


December 24th, 2010 - 1:15 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 24 (ANI): A Swiss magistrate has called for the prosecution of three Swiss engineers suspected of smuggling nuclear weapons technology to scientist Dr A.Q. Khan's network in Pakistan.Swiss federal magistrate ... Read more...

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Amber Heard walks the GLAAD red carpet with lesbian partner


December 7th, 2010 - 4:30 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec 07 (ANI): 'The Informers' star Amber Heard has officially revealed that she's a lesbian.As per the RadarOnline.com reports, the blonde beauty proudly walked the red carpet with her partner ... Read more...

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Pak announces 10-million-rupee reward for spying against Taliban


November 28th, 2010 - 2:31 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Nov 28 (ANI): The Pakistan Government has announced a reward of ten million rupees to anyone providing information about the Taliban."The government will make arrangements to settle the informers and ... Read more...

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Serial killer of 25 Pakistani women arrested


September 22nd, 2010 - 6:01 pm ICT by IANS
By Awais Saleem Islamabad, Sep 22 (IANS) Police in Sialkot city of Pakistan have arrested a serial killer on charges of robbing and murdering 25 elderly women over the last year, Express ... Read more...

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Sonia mourns deaths of transparency law activists


September 16th, 2010 - 12:20 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 15 (IANS) Expressing pain over the deaths of right to information (RTI) activists working to expose corruption in government schemes, Congress president Sonia Gandhi has said that a ... Read more...

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WikiLeaks expose: Pentagon wants Afghan war files back (Lead)


August 6th, 2010 - 1:52 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 6 (IANS/RIA Novosti) US Defence Department demanded that whistle-blowing website WikiLeaks return all US secret documents on the war in Afghanistan and erase the classified data already posted on ... Read more...

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Pentagon demands Afghan war files back, erased


August 6th, 2010 - 10:20 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 6 (IANS/RIA Novosti) US Defence Department demanded that whistle-blowing website WikiLeaks return all US secret documents on the war in Afghanistan and erase the classified data already posted on ... Read more...

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We’ll punish WikiLeaks informers: Taliban


July 30th, 2010 - 3:36 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 30 (IANS) The Taliban in Afghanistan has threatened to behead informers who have been revealed following the explosive disclosure by WikiLeaks. WikiLeaks has put out over 90,000 uncensored intelligence ... Read more...

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India to UN: Maoist problem not an armed conflict


June 18th, 2010 - 7:34 pm ICT by IANS
New York, June 18 (IANS) India has voiced its strong protest against the inclusion of the Maoist guerrilla issue as an "armed conflict" in a UN report and clarified that the violence ... Read more...

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Machil staged shootout raises doubts about previous operations: Omar


June 6th, 2010 - 2:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 6 (IANS) Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah says the killing of three civilians in an alleged staged shootout in Nadihal village April 30 has raised doubts ... Read more...

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Fake shootout case: Police to seek army officer’s custody (Lead, superseding previous story)


June 3rd, 2010 - 3:32 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, June 3 (IANS) The Jammu and Kashmir Police will seek the custody of an Indian Army major accused of killing three villagers April 30 in a staged shootout in the Machil ... Read more...

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Yasin Malik on hunger strike in Kashmir


June 3rd, 2010 - 1:51 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, June 3 (IANS) Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) chief Yasin Malik Thursday went on a daylong hunger strike, along with 30 party activists, in north Kashmir's Nadihal village to protest ... Read more...

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Police to seek custody of army officer in fake shootout case


June 3rd, 2010 - 1:23 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, June 3 (IANS) The Jammu and Kashmir Police will seek the custody of an army officer accused of killing three villagers on April 30 in a staged shootout in Machil sector ... Read more...

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Chhattisgarh CM to discuss Maoist, paramilitary forces issue with Chidambaram


June 1st, 2010 - 11:52 pm ICT by ANI
Raipur (Chhattisgarh), June 1 (ANI): Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Raman Singh on Tuesday said he would discuss various issues including the Maoist problem and deployment of paramilitary forces, in his meeting with Union ... Read more...

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Two poachers arrested near Corbett sanctuary with leopard skin


May 16th, 2010 - 3:14 pm ICT by ANI
Udham Singh Nagar (Uttarakhand), May 16 (ANI): The police arrested two persons near Corbett sanctuary in Uttarakhand's Udham Singh Nagar District for possessing leopard skin.Police said the duo was coming from Champawat ... Read more...

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15 killed as Pakistani jets pound militant hideouts


May 16th, 2010 - 3:10 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, May 16 (DPA) Pakistani military jets Sunday pounded Taliban positions in the tribal district of Orakzai, killing at least 15 rebels, security officials said. The airstrikes came as the Islamist insurgents ... Read more...

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Mickey Rourke’s ‘pain in the ass’ experience with a Hollywood star actress!


April 28th, 2010 - 1:44 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, April 28(ANI): Mickey Rourke has said that it was "a pain in the ass" working with one of the top Hollywood actresses in a new film.However, 'The Wrestler' star did not ... Read more...

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Maoists training cadres in Guerrilla warfare in Chhattisgarh


March 3rd, 2010 - 10:57 pm ICT by ANI
Narayanpura (Chhattisgarh), March 3 (ANI): Maoists are training their cadres in the usage of modern arms and ammunitions in the thick forest area of Chhattisgarh's Narayanpur District.The huge forest areas of Bastar ... Read more...

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Colombia’s plan to hire students as army informers faces flak


January 29th, 2010 - 1:08 pm ICT by IANS
Bogota, Jan 29 (IANS/EFE) The Colombian government's plan to recruit college students as military informers has evoked criticism across the country. President Alvaro Uribe's decision to turn university students in the crime-ridden northwestern ... Read more...

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Colombians reject plans to enlist students as army informers


January 29th, 2010 - 7:53 am ICT by IANS
Bogota, Jan 29 (IANS/EFE) Colombian President Alvaro Uribe's decision to turn college students into army informants to tackle crimes in northwestern Medellin city has been criticised by people from across the political ... Read more...

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Nobel winner demands Germany uncover Romanian ex-spies


January 12th, 2010 - 3:26 am ICT by IANS
Mainz (Germany), Jan 12 (DPA) Herta Mueller, winner of the latest Nobel Prize for Literature, called on Germany Monday to find and prosecute former agents of Romania's Securitate communist secret police. In remarks ... Read more...

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Mumbai ‘encounter’ specialist, 5 others jailed till Jan 14 (Second Lead)


January 8th, 2010 - 9:07 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 8 (IANS) A Mumbai court Friday remanded former high-profile police 'encounter' specialist Pradeep Sharma and five others in police custody till Jan 14 after they were arrested for a killing ... Read more...

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Online porn tip-offs surge as China offers cash rewards


December 7th, 2009 - 1:15 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Dec.7 (ANI): Tip-offs on Internet and mobile WAP sites containing pornographic contents have surged in China, and the authorities have announced that they will give each qualified informer with up to ... Read more...

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