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Charlie Sheen to give $1million as donation to USO


July 17th, 2012 - 7:48 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, July 17 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Actor Charlie Sheen is all set to give $1milllion as a donation to a military aid organization USO.Charlie Sheen is presently the star of the show ... Read more...

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Obama warns Pakistan on ties with militant groups (Lead)


October 7th, 2011 - 1:29 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 6 (IANS) US President Barack Obama Thursday warned Pakistan on its alleged ties with some militant groups, saying Washington will not accept a long-term relationship in which ... Read more...

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Senior Haqqani leader captured in Afghanistan: NATO


October 1st, 2011 - 7:07 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, Oct 1 (IANS) A senior leader of the Haqqani network has been arrested in Afghanistan by the NATO-led International Security Assistance Force (ISAF), the military alliance said in ... Read more...

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Pak Govt to issue 7,000 arms licences despite ban


April 20th, 2011 - 4:26 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, April 20(ANI): The Pakistan Government has sent a list of names and other particulars to the National Database and Registration Authority (NADRA) for the issuance of 7,000 arms licences despite ... Read more...

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‘Pakistan should resist US call for North Waziristan operation’


October 16th, 2010 - 6:20 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Oct 16 (IANS) Pakistan's political and military leadership must rebuff the US demand for an operation against militants in North Waziristan, a Pakistani paper said Saturday, terming it an "American ... Read more...

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US remains committed to hunt down Osama, Zawahiri: Mullen


October 8th, 2010 - 12:14 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 8 (ANI): The United States remains committed to tracking down Al Qaeda leader, Osama bin Laden, and his deputy, Ayman al-Zawahiri, US Joint Chief of Staff Chairman Admiral Mike Mullen ... Read more...

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‘US making sure military aid to Pak is not used against India’


July 28th, 2010 - 1:31 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 28(ANI): The United States has said that it has been using 'systems of accountability' to monitor the military aid being provided to Pakistan, and to make sure that it ... Read more...

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Centre to provide all assistance to protect every inch of country: Antony


July 26th, 2010 - 2:24 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 26 (ANI): Defence Minister A. K. Antony on Monday said the central government would provide all assistance to the armed forces to protect every inch of the country.Stating ... Read more...

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India asks US to monitor arms supply to Pakistan


July 24th, 2010 - 3:13 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 24 (ANI): India has conveyed to the US its concern over the misuse of American arms aid by Pakistan.During his meeting with the US Joint Chief of Staff ... Read more...

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DADT Repeal Likely To Take Some Time


May 31st, 2010 - 6:23 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Washington, May 31, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Although they have voted or it, the Congress has recently announced that it would take it months, possibly more, to actually bring into effect the ... Read more...

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Kayani meets General Patreaus to discuss security on Pak-Afghan border


February 23rd, 2010 - 8:34 pm ICT by ANI
Rawalpindi, Feb 23 (ANI): Pakistan's Army Chief General Ashfaq Pervez Kayani met Centcom Chief General David Patreaus to discuss security scenario along the Pak-Afghan border.General Kayani said on Tuesday that militancy along ... Read more...

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Pak Army expresses reservation over new Af-pak policy


September 17th, 2009 - 6:02 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Sep 17 (ANI): The Obama Administration has been informed by the Pakistan Army that the US' new Af-Pak policy will yield negative results if it is applied in the same manner ... Read more...

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Gilani says minimum nuclear deterrence will be maintained at all costs


August 29th, 2009 - 6:28 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Aug. 29 (ANI): Pakistan Prime Minister Syed Yousaf Raza Gilani has expressed optimism over the capability of the country's military thwarting any challenge to its security and sovereignty, and urged minimum ... Read more...

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US military expert says war in Afghanistan ”could be lost by summer”


February 11th, 2009 - 5:06 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb.11 (ANI): A leading US military expert has warned that the war against the Taliban and al-Qaeda in Afghanistan will be lost by the end of the summer, if dramatic ... Read more...

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Pak-Afghan border terror threat top of Obama Biden agenda


December 22nd, 2008 - 4:22 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec. 22(ANI): The US Vice President elect Josep Biden has described tackling terror safe-havens in the lawless Pak-Afghan tribal areas as the top challenge for the Obama administration in the ... Read more...

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US Drone attacks will harm anti-terror cooperation: Pakistan


December 4th, 2008 - 1:00 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Dec 4 (IANS) Pakistan has warned that missile attacks by US Drone pilotless aircraft in the tribal belt of the country's northwest could harm cooperation in the anti-terror campaign, Online news ... Read more...

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Pak pins hope on France in quest of nuclear technology for energy requirements


October 7th, 2008 - 2:37 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad , Oct 7 (ANI): Pakistan has pinned hopes of getting nuclear help from France after the French governments statement that every country had the right to use nuclear energy for ... Read more...

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Pakistan decries US claim on cross-border operation


July 3rd, 2008 - 8:35 pm ICT by IANS
Xinhua Islamabad, July 3 (Xinhua) Pakistan Thursday said its army has the sole responsibility of fighting terrorism on its soil and it would not allow cross-border operations by foreign troops in pursuit of ... Read more...

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US can act unilaterally to strike at terrorists in Pak: Gates


December 13th, 2007 - 1:00 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Dec 13 (ANI): The US Secretary of Defence, Robert Gates, has said that the United States can act unilaterally to strike at terrorists hiding inside Pakistans tribal areas bordering Afghanistan, but ... Read more...

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