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UN peacekeeper killed in armed attack at IDP camp in South Darfur


August 13th, 2012 - 12:15 am ICT by BNO News
NYALA, SUDAN (BNO NEWS) -- A peacekeeper was killed Sunday when gunmen opened fire in a United Nations (UN) community policing center in Sudan's troubled Darfur region, the African Union-United Nations Mission ... Read more...

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Slain Pakistani reporter to be honoured in US


May 10th, 2012 - 6:02 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 10 (IANS/AKI) Slain Pakistani reporter Syed Saleem Shahzad's name will be included in a two-storey glass memorial in US that will display the names of journalists who have ... Read more...

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Gilani’s son in Rs.7 bn drug scam?


March 30th, 2012 - 3:04 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, March 30 (IANS) A Rs.7 billion ($77 million) "drug quota allotment" scam allegedly involving Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani' son has surfaced in Pakistan, Geo News reported.A three-member ... Read more...

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Kin of intelligence personnel to get more compensation


December 30th, 2011 - 1:13 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Dec 30 (IANS) Pakistan has decided to increase compensation to the families of Intelligence Bureau (IB) personnel who die on duty.Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani Thursday approved the ... Read more...

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Family waits for report on Pakistani journalist’s killing


November 30th, 2011 - 12:08 pm ICT by IANS
Lahore, Nov 30 (IANS/AKI) An investigative report on the murder of Pakistani journalist Syed Saleem Shahzad is not likely be released as planned in November, said Shahzad's brother-in-law Hamza Amer."The ... Read more...

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Ban Ki-moon arrives in Bangladesh


November 13th, 2011 - 11:33 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Nov 13 (IANS) UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon arrived here Sunday evening on a three-day visit as part of his three-nation tour that will also take him to ... Read more...

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Air chief leads Remembrance Day for troops


November 13th, 2011 - 5:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 13 (IANS) Indian Air Force (IAF) chief Air Chief Marshal Norman Anil Kumar Browne led armed forces personnel in paying tributes to martyred soldiers at an old ... Read more...

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No police deaths in Jamaica in 2011


November 9th, 2011 - 9:58 am ICT by IANS
Kingston (Jamaica), Nov 9 (IANS/CMC) The minister for national security of Jamaica has described the year 2011 as the "safest year" for the police in the small Caribbean nation as there ... Read more...

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Reservists back from war may have mental problems


August 20th, 2011 - 10:16 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 20 (IANS) British Army reserves returning from war-torn Afghanistan or Iraq are more likely to have mental health problems in comparison to full-time troops, as they have to ... Read more...

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PPP to observe Benazir’s 58th birthday Tuesday


June 20th, 2011 - 10:45 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 20 (IANS) The Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) would observe Tuesday the 58th birth anniversary of former prime minister Benazir Bhutto.The main ceremony will be held at the ... Read more...

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UN to mark day commemorating peacekeepers


May 27th, 2011 - 4:52 am ICT by IANS
United Nations, May 27 (IANS) The ninth annual international day will serve as an opportunity to highlight the work of UN peacekeeping forces around the world, while commemorating ... Read more...

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Beyonce releases song to raise fund for 9/11 victims


May 7th, 2011 - 2:38 am ICT by IANS
London, May 7 (IANS) Singer Beyonce Knowles is releasing a charity single to raise money for the victims of the 9/11 terrorist attack in New York City.The singer has ... Read more...

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From plains to Patalkot, census reaches out to interiors


February 23rd, 2011 - 3:09 pm ICT by IANS
By Anil Gulati Chhindwara (Madhya Pradesh), Feb 23 (IANS) Ranjana Soni, a teacher and a resident of Tamia, knows that census is about collecting information and data which will help in making development ... Read more...

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Bronx raid drug suspect’s dad shot


January 24th, 2011 - 8:29 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Bronx, Jan 24 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The father of a suspect was mistakenly shot at, during a raid on their home in Bronx by the police.The police was out searching for 41-year-old Alberto ... Read more...

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Two Miami police officers killed while serving warrant


January 21st, 2011 - 3:14 am ICT by BNO News
MIAMI, FLORIDA (BNO NEWS) -- Two Miami police officers on Thursday were killed as they attempted to serve an arrest warrant, the Miami Herald reported.A male and female cop attempted to serve ... Read more...

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Antony pays tribute to martyrs of Leh on Independence Day-eve


August 14th, 2010 - 9:18 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug.14 (ANI): On the eve of Independence Day, the Defence Minister, AK Antony, today paid tributes to the martyrs of Leh tragedy.In his address to the Armed Forces personnel ... Read more...

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Mangaloreans celebrate marriage of dead couple


August 4th, 2010 - 5:53 pm ICT by ANI
Mangalore, Aug 4 (ANI): Residents of a Badagabellur village in the outskirts of Karnataka's Mangalore District celebrated the marriage of a dead man and woman. As per the locals, during the Aati month, ... Read more...

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Juliette Lewis guest stars on Memphis Beat


July 4th, 2010 - 3:52 pm ICT by admin
By Anita Thomas Protecting the birthplace of the Blues Detective Dwight Hendricks played by Jason Leigh not only upholds the law, but moonlights singing the music he grew up listening to his whole ... Read more...

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Memphis Beat Premiere


June 23rd, 2010 - 11:04 pm ICT by admin
By Anita ThomasJason Leigh’s character is Detective Dwight Hendricks, a southern boy who loves the music that the town is famous for. Dwight is the son of a former police officer who ... Read more...

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UK confirms death of 300th soldier in Afghanistan


June 21st, 2010 - 5:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 21 (ANI): The British Ministry of Defence has confirmed the death of its 300th soldier in Afghanistan.According to a Sky News report, the dead soldier is a marine from ... Read more...

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Prince Harry eyes North Pole trek to help injured service personnel


March 20th, 2010 - 2:45 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 20 (ANI): Prince Harry is set to undertake an expedition to the North Pole to help raise funds for injured service personnel.The 25-year-old royal will join a team of amputees ... Read more...

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UK bomb Disposal experts awarded George Cross


March 18th, 2010 - 9:47 pm ICT by BNO News
LONDON (BNO NEWS) Two British military bomb disposal experts, one of whom gave his life in the line of duty, have been awarded one of the UK's highest awards for gallantry, the ... Read more...

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Special aircraft to leave for Kabul to bring killed Indians in Kabul attack


February 26th, 2010 - 9:52 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb.26 (ANI): Following instruction of External Affairs Minister S.M.Krishna, a special aircraft will leave tonight for Kabul to bring back the bodies of Indians died in the Kabul attack today ... Read more...

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After Maoist attack, surviving Bengal troopers face trauma


February 19th, 2010 - 6:13 pm ICT by IANS
By Pradipta Tapadar Kolkata, Feb 19 (IANS) The security personnel who survived Monday's Maoist attack at the Silda camp in West Bengal should go through individual counselling and be kept away from the ... Read more...

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Australia proposes anti-violence laws


November 12th, 2009 - 12:22 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Nov 12 (IANS) New laws providing more teeth to the police to tackle street violence have been introduced in the Australian state of Victoria following a string of attacks, including on ... Read more...

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Yeddyurappa in denial and apologetic mode


November 11th, 2009 - 6:51 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Nov 11 (IANS) Having weathered a political storm, Karnataka Chief Minister B.S. Yeddyurappa seems busy these days either denying his combative statements or apologising to people for the mess in ... Read more...

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Uttar Pradesh recruiting 200,000 policemen: Mayawati


October 21st, 2009 - 5:45 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Oct 21 (IANS) Chief Minister Mayawati Wednesday announced the government is recruiting over 200,000 policemen to strengthen the existing police force in Uttar Pradesh, India's most populated state. "The process of recruiting ... Read more...

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Jim Jones And The Jonestown Massacre Still Echoes In Mind Almost After 30 Years


October 11th, 2009 - 6:15 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Oct. 11, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Almost thirty years have passed since the day that almost 900 people had died in a single incident that has forever clouded the history in US ... Read more...

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MJ’s concert promoters donate $90,000 to memorial cost


August 1st, 2009 - 3:14 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 1 (ANI): Michael Jackson's concert promoters have donated a whopping 90,000 dollars to the police, as part of their promise to contribute to the cost of controlling the inundation ... Read more...

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James Von Brunn Identified as Holocaust Museum Shooter


June 11th, 2009 - 9:17 pm ICT by GD
James Von Brunn, an octogenarian white supremacist from Maryland, well known on the Internet for his hatred for Jewish and black people, has been identified as the shooter behind the incident at ... Read more...

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Officer dies after shooting at U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum


June 11th, 2009 - 3:51 am ICT by admin
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) -- The U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum has confirmed that security officer Stephen Tyrone Johns has died after being shot in the line of duty on Wednesday afternoon."Officer Stephen ... Read more...

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Major Mohit Sharma cremated with full military honours


March 23rd, 2009 - 8:26 pm ICT by ANI
Ghaziabad, Mar 23 (ANI): Army Major Mohit Sharma, who lost his life while fighting terrorists in Kupwara, was cremated here with full military honours on Monday.Sharma was killed along with three ... Read more...

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Four Oakland, California police officers die after shootings


March 22nd, 2009 - 12:12 pm ICT by admin
Oakland, CALIFORNIA (BNO NEWS) -- Four Oakland, California police officers were killed in the line of duty on Saturday in two separate shootings, officials tell BNO News.Shortly before 9 p.m., California ... Read more...

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The moonlit road mystery murder


February 28th, 2009 - 5:44 pm ICT by David M N James
On a Friday Dateline feature, a young woman was shocked to find out that a close friend was going to jail after being connected to the death of her father. Actually, ... Read more...

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Pakistani journalists protest colleague’s killing


February 19th, 2009 - 7:44 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Feb 19 (DPA) Pakistani journalists Thursday held rallies across the country to protest the overnight killing of a local reporter in the troubled Swat district of North-West Frontier Province (NWFP). Musa Khankhel, ... Read more...

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