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Former US soldier held for trying to join terror outfit


January 11th, 2012 - 3:46 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 11 (IANS) A former US Army soldier has been arrested and charged with attempting to travel to Somalia to join terrorist group Al Shabaab.Craig Benedict Baxam, 24, was ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Congress Working Committee condoles Dorjee Khandu’s death


May 5th, 2011 - 5:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 5 (IANS) Congress Working Committee (CWC) Thursday condoled the "sudden and untimely" demise of Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Dorjee Khandu in a helicopter crash and said ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

‘The Bodyguard’ remake to have a new Whitney Houston


February 25th, 2011 - 5:46 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 25 (ANI): Movie chiefs are planning to remake 'The Bodyguard' - and use it as a launch pad for a new chart sensation.Whitney Houston starred as a pop singer in ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

‘The Bodyguard’ remake in the pipeline


February 25th, 2011 - 5:21 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 25 (ANI): Movie chiefs are planning to remake 'The Bodyguard' - and use it as a launch pad for a new chart sensation.Whitney Houston starred as a pop singer in ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Drew Carey speaks about his weight loss


September 27th, 2010 - 5:02 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 27, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): "The Price is Right' host Drew Carey is barely recognizable these days, the guy has lot a ton of weight and looks fabulous. The former ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Indian Army still facing a dearth of officers


November 12th, 2009 - 5:37 pm ICT by IANS
By Ritu Sharma New Delhi, Nov 12 (IANS) The Indian Army is grappling with an acute shortage of officers. Despite the recession, it has been unable to attract more talent and contain their ... Read more...

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Helen Mirren lands best actress honour at Rome Film Fest


October 24th, 2009 - 1:34 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 24 (ANI): Veteran actress Helen Mirren walked away with the Best Actress gong at the Rome International Film Festival for her movie 'The Last Station'.The 64-year-old star has been awarded ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Women army officers battle in court for equality


May 4th, 2009 - 3:39 pm ICT by IANS
By Kanu Sarda New Delhi, May 4 (IANS) Major Leena Grover will have to quit the army in August. She doesn't have a choice. As a woman, she's entitled to just 14 years ... Read more...

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Job crunch may turn more youth to forces: Army chief


January 14th, 2009 - 8:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 14 (IANS) There might be a silver lining to the global economic meltdown. The Indian Army hopes the the job crunch due to the financial crisis would help in ... Read more...

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Gurkha dies waiting for right to live in Britain


July 18th, 2008 - 1:34 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 18 (IANS) Blood pressure finally accounted for a Gurkha ex-corporal as he waited for years to get permission to live indefinitely in Britain, whose army he served for 15 years. ... Read more...

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Gurkhas want their retired army heroes to stay in the UK


April 16th, 2008 - 4:37 pm ICT by admin
London, Apr 16 (ANI): A large number of Gurkhas staged a demonstration here on Tuesday to demand their war heroes be allowed to stay in Britain. The demonstration took place ahead of ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

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