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Kenyan police nab over 130 immigrants

July 10th, 2012 - 9:49 am ICT by IANS
Nairobi, July 10 (IANS) A total of 133 foreigners, including two Pakistanis and a Briton, have been arrested by Kenyan police in a major security swoop, as the east ... Read more...

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Pirates free Briton after six months

March 21st, 2012 - 8:14 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 21 (IANS) A British woman who was kidnapped from a resort island on the Kenyan coast six months ago has been released, The Telegraph reported Wednesday.Judith Tebbutt, 56, ... Read more...

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Somalian pirates attack US ship for second time in seven months

November 19th, 2009 - 3:11 pm ICT by ANI
Nairobi (Kenya), Nov.19 (ANI): Somali pirates have attacked the US ship Maersk Alabama for the second time in seven months, but were thwarted by private guards on board.A U.S. surveillance plane was ... Read more...

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NRI woman sailed the world with boyfriend while claiming disability allowance

February 25th, 2009 - 4:39 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 25 (IANS) An Indian-origin woman faces jail along with her partner after sailing around the world in a 100,000 pound yacht while claiming government aid meant for the disabled and ... Read more...

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Somali pirates seize three Indians, navy to take action

January 16th, 2009 - 5:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 16 (IANS) Three Indians are being held hostage by Somali pirates on board a Kenyan fishing vessel in the Gulf of Aden since Jan 9, the Indian Navy said ... Read more...

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Hijacked Chinese ship crewmembers fine: Pirate leader (Lead)

November 14th, 2008 - 10:37 pm ICT by IANS
Mogadishu, Nov 14 (Xinhua) All the 24 crewmembers on board the Chinese fishing ship, which has been hijacked by pirates off southern Somalia, are "fine", a pirate leader told a radio station ... Read more...

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Gunmen hijacks Chinese ship off Kenyan coast

November 14th, 2008 - 4:08 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Nov 14 (Xinhua) A group of gunmen suspected to be Somali pirates Friday hijacked a Chinese fishing ship off the Kenyan coast, a source with China's transport ministry said. According to ... Read more...

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