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Files sought in army chief defamation case


May 18th, 2012 - 9:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 18 (IANS) A court Friday asked the defence ministry to submit a file regarding a press release in which Army Chief General V.K. Singh had revealed that ... Read more...

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Malegaon blast: Purohit’s custodial interrogation put off


March 21st, 2012 - 9:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 21 (IANS) The Supreme Court Wednesday extended its interim order staying the Bombay High Court verdict permitting custodial interrogation by the NIA of Malegaon bomb blast accused ... Read more...

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Government objects in court to RSS chief’s Malegaon remarks


March 1st, 2012 - 12:24 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 29 (IANS) The government Wednesday objected in the Supreme Court to the Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh (RSS) chief's remarks on the Malegaon blasts when the court was hearing ... Read more...

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Release me on bail, Pragya Singh urges apex court (Lead)


August 18th, 2011 - 11:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 18 (IANS) Sadhvi Pragya Singh Thakur, the main accused in the 2008 Malegaon bombing which killed six people, told the Supreme Court Thursday that she should be ... Read more...

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Mohanlal set for 300th film


August 7th, 2011 - 6:29 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Aug 7 (IANS) Malayalam superstar Mohanlal, in the news lately over the Income Tax department raids on his house and office, completes 300 films in a career of over ... Read more...

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IT team arrives at Mohanlal’s Kochi home


July 26th, 2011 - 4:25 pm ICT by IANS
Kochi, July 26 (IANS) IT sleuths Tuesday arrived at Malayalam superstar Mohanlal's home here for the second time as part of their investigation into reports that he has amassed wealth ... Read more...

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IT raids could hold more blows for Mammootty, Mohanlal


July 24th, 2011 - 6:42 pm ICT by IANS
Kochi, July 24 (IANS) The IT raids on Malayalam filmdom's two reigning superstars Mammootty and Mohanlal could deal a blow to the former's Rajya Sabha hopes and cast a shadow ... Read more...

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Mohanlal should be stripped of honorary Lt. Colonel rank: Azhikode


July 22nd, 2011 - 4:23 pm ICT by IANS
Thrisur (Kerala) July 22 (IANS) Veteran Malayalam writer Sukumar Azhikode feels that Mohanlal should be stripped of the honorary Lt.Colonel rank following the ongoing Income Tax (IT) raid at ... Read more...

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Three LeT guerrillas killed in Kashmir gunfight (Second Lead)


July 15th, 2011 - 5:02 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, July 15 (IANS) Three separatist guerrillas have been killed Friday in the ongoing gunfight between terrorists and security forces in Jammu and Kashmir, the army said."Three terrorists have been ... Read more...

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Hostage rescued, gunfight starts in Kashmir (Lead)


July 15th, 2011 - 2:15 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, July 15 (IANS) A woman held hostage by four Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) militants in Jammu and Kashmir was rescued Friday, police said.A gunfight has now started between the security forces ... Read more...

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Jharkhand wants honorary rank of Lt Colonel for Dhoni


June 22nd, 2011 - 8:52 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, June 22 (IANS) Jharkhand Chief Minister Arjun Munda Wednesday recommended to the defence ministry that local lad and Indian cricket captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni be awarded the honorary rank ... Read more...

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Bangladesh war hero who served three armies dead


May 7th, 2011 - 5:11 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, May 7 (IANS) Qazi Nooruzzaman, a hero of Bangladesh's liberation war who served the British Indian Navy and three armies during his lifetime, is dead. He was 86, a ... Read more...

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Pak releases Indian prisoner Gopal Dass


April 7th, 2011 - 6:13 pm ICT by ANI
Amritsar, Apr 7 (ANI): Pakistan on Thursday released Gopal Dass, an Indian prisoner detained in Lahore Kot Lakpat Jail for the last 27 years.Dass was arrested in July 1984 on charges of ... Read more...

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Charges framed against teenager in hit-and-run case


December 9th, 2010 - 9:07 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Dec 9 (IANS) A local court here Thursday framed charges of rash and negligent driving and causing death by a negligent act against a teenager who crushed a youth and a ... Read more...

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MRI may hold key to improved jet engine performance


November 22nd, 2010 - 3:49 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 22 (ANI): Apart from the usual task of imaging organs and soft tissues, Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) could prove useful in improving the efficiency of jet engines, says researcher.Lt. Colonel ... Read more...

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Slain commando’s father cycles to salute 26/11 martyrs


November 19th, 2010 - 9:23 pm ICT by IANS
Pune, Nov 19 (IANS) K. Unnikrishnan, father of commando Major Sandeep Unnikrishnan who was killed in the Mumbai terror attack, is on a month-long cycle journey that will end at the Gateway ... Read more...

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Utah fires burn 3,500 acres, 1,600 homes evacuated


September 20th, 2010 - 8:22 pm ICT by BNO News
SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH (BNO NEWS) -- Around 1,600 homes have been evacuated as fires have swarmed and burned 3,500 acres of land and 4 homes in Herriman, Utah, southwest of Salt ... Read more...

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Group Captain Sachin Tendulkar wishes to fly SU-30MKI


September 3rd, 2010 - 7:31 pm ICT by ANI
By Praful Kumar SinghNew Delhi, Sep 3 (ANI): Master blaster Sachin Tendulkar, who sets the cricket field on fire with his bat, now wishes to light up the skies by ... Read more...

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UAE strengthens measures to curb illegal arms trade


June 8th, 2010 - 11:02 pm ICT by IANS
Cairo, June 8 (IANS/WAM) The UAE is strengthening measures to tackle the illegal trade in small arms and light weapons, and is committed to enforce the UN mandate to control the activity, ... Read more...

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21 die in road accidents in Jammu and Kashmir (Lead)


May 21st, 2010 - 6:19 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, May 21 (IANS) At least 21 people, including a major of the Indian Army, were killed Friday and 40 injured in three road accidents in Jammu and Kashmir. Major Vasant Gaurav was ... Read more...

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16 die in road accidents in Jammu and Kashmir


May 21st, 2010 - 2:15 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, May 21 (IANS) At least 16 people, including a major of the Indian Army, were killed Friday and several others injured in two road accidents in Jammu and Kashmir. Forty people were ... Read more...

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Auto lifters’ gang headed by retired army officer busted


May 16th, 2010 - 7:07 pm ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad, May 16 (IANS) The Ghaziabad police Sunday claimed to have busted a gang of auto-lifters headed by a retired Indian Army officer, who is on the run. Lt.Colonel M.P. Singh, who ... Read more...

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Shortage of 14,448 officers in Army, Navy and Air Force


March 10th, 2010 - 3:04 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 10 (ANI): The Armed Forces are no more considered a viable career option and implementation of the Sixth Pay Commission to make the Services more attractive has not been ... Read more...

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Popular Malayali actor Mohanlal under fire


March 4th, 2010 - 7:20 pm ICT by IANS
Trissur (Kerala), March 4 (IANS) For the second day running noted critic Sukumar Azhikode blasted Malayali actor Mohanlal for using his army uniform to endorse products such as jewellery and khadi. Sukumar ... Read more...

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Officer, 16 soldiers killed in Kashmir avalanche (Fifth Lead)


February 8th, 2010 - 9:07 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Feb 8 (IANS) At least 17 Indian Army soldiers, including an officer, were killed and 17 others injured Monday when a massive avalanche struck a high altitude warfare training camp in ... Read more...

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Tough contest for Ted Kennedy’s ’safe’ Democrat seat in Massachusetts


January 14th, 2010 - 1:03 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 14 (ANI): A special election to fill Ted Kennedy's vacant Senate seat for Massachusetts has suddenly become a close contest, and opinion polls, give an outside chance to the Republican ... Read more...

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Israel developing robot army to meet battlefield needs


January 12th, 2010 - 5:57 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan 12 (ANI): To meet their battlefield needs without putting soldiers at risk, Israel is developing an army of robotic fighting machines that offers a window onto the potential future of ... Read more...

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Dhaka, Yangon play down troop build-up at border


October 22nd, 2009 - 1:58 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Oct 22 (IANS) Bangladesh and Myanmar have sought to play down the tensions along the border in the past three weeks and have calling their troop movements "routine". Myanmar's border guard ... Read more...

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Attack on GHQ has demoralised common man in Pakistan (Part I)


October 14th, 2009 - 5:50 pm ICT by ANI
By Dr Shabir ChoudhryLondon: Pakistanis are very determined people. Once they set their eyes on something they will go for it all the way. They wanted to get Jammu and ... Read more...

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BSF-CRPF to jointly fight Naxals: Srivastava


October 5th, 2009 - 9:44 pm ICT by ANI
Wagah, Oct 5 (ANI): The Director General (DG) of the BSF, Raman Srivastava, today said that the Government has decided to strengthen the Border Security Force by deploying other paramilitary soldiers along ... Read more...

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Philippine troops storm village, kill seven rebels


August 19th, 2009 - 8:50 pm ICT by IANS
Manila, Aug 19 (Xinhua) Philippine troops Wednesday retook a village from rebels in the country's western Palawan region after a gun battle in which seven militants were killed, officials said. Two rebels ... Read more...

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Six militants killed in separate encounters in Kashmir


August 5th, 2009 - 5:30 pm ICT by ANI
Srinagar, Aug 3 (ANI): Six militants, including a top Hizbul Mujahideen commander were killed in three separate encounters in Jammu and Kashmir on Wednesday.According to the Defence Ministry's PRO for the Kashmir ... Read more...

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Saudi Casanova arrested for boasting of his sexual exploits on TV


August 1st, 2009 - 5:43 pm ICT by ANI
Jeddah, Aug 1 (ANI): Mazen Abdul Jawad, the divorced Saudi father of four who appeared on Lebanese television and provoked controversy by describing his sexual exploits, has been arrested by the police.Jawad ... Read more...

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Armed forces faces shortage of nearly 15000 officers


July 15th, 2009 - 8:13 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 15 (ANI): The Indian Armed Forces is facing an acute shortage of nearly 15000 officers, specially at the level of captain, major and Lt Colonel who actually lead the ... Read more...

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Kargil inspired me to join Army, says superstar Mohan Lal


July 9th, 2009 - 4:40 pm ICT by ANI
By Praful Kumar SinghNew Delhi, July 9 (ANI): Malayalam superstar Mohan Lal, who was inducted in the Indian Army today as honorary Lt-Colonel, said the tough life faced by soldiers in Kargil ... Read more...

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