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Warrant issued for Bihar legislator’s arrest


April 25th, 2012 - 2:35 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, April 25 (IANS) A local court in Bihar Wednesday issued a non-bailable arrest warrant against Janata Dal-United (JD-U) legislator Sarfaraz Alam in connection with a 10-year-old assault and loot ... Read more...

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Mamata announces revised sops for surrendering Maoists


August 12th, 2011 - 11:37 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 12 (IANS) The West Bengal government has revised its surrender-cum-rehabilitation policy for Left-wing extremists and enhanced the compensation to be paid for depositing arms, Chief Minister ... Read more...

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Syrian troops shoot unarmed civilians : Al Arabiya


June 3rd, 2011 - 11:09 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, June 3 (IANS) Government troops in Syria shot dead at least two unarmed civilians in the city of Ankahal Friday, as President Bashar Assad's regime continued its violent ... Read more...

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Seven killed in Netherlands shooting


April 10th, 2011 - 1:08 am ICT by IANS
The Hague, April 9 (IANS) Seven people were killed and 16 others were injured Saturday when a gunman opened fire with a machinegun at a crowded shopping mall in a ... Read more...

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Clashes along Thai-Cambodian border resume


February 17th, 2011 - 2:36 am ICT by BNO News
BANGKOK (BNO NEWS) -- New skirmishes between Thailand and Cambodia were reported on Wednesday after the United Nations Security Council proposed a permanent ceasefire on Monday.Cambodian soldiers attacked a Thai outpost at ... Read more...

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New terror alert hits trains, airports in London


January 7th, 2011 - 4:18 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 7 (IANS) A fresh terror alert has been issued in London amid fears of a Mumbai-style attack on airports and transport system, a media report said Friday.Thursday's alert meant that ... Read more...

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Pakistani troops fire at six Indian posts (Second Lead)


October 27th, 2010 - 8:39 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Oct 27 (IANS) Pakistani troops fired rockets and mortar shells at six Indian posts in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch district Wednesday, officials said and added that Indian troops retaliated, leading to ... Read more...

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Pakistani troops fire rockets at Indian posts (Lead)


October 27th, 2010 - 6:40 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Oct 27 (IANS) Pakistani troops fired rockets and mortar shells at Indian border posts in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch district Wednesday, officials said and added that Indian troops retaliated, leading to ... Read more...

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Pakistani troops fire at Indian posts


October 27th, 2010 - 6:13 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Oct 27 (IANS) Pakistani troops once again violated the ceasefire by firing at Indian posts in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch sector Wednesday, defence sources said.Pakistani troops opened machinegun fire at Indian ... Read more...

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Al Pacino’s machinegun to be auctioned


September 4th, 2010 - 1:07 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 4 (IANS) The machinegun used by Al Pacino's gangster character in the mafia movie "Scarface" is likely to fetch 100,000 pounds at an auction in the US. The Sun Saturday ... Read more...

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BSF trooper injured in firing on LoC


May 2nd, 2010 - 12:56 am ICT by IANS
Jammu, May 1 (IANS) A Border Security Force (BSF) trooper was injured as Pakistani forces opened fire on Saturday in Krishna Ghati along the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir's ... Read more...

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Oz Supreme Court frees three LTTE supporters


March 31st, 2010 - 5:32 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Mar. 31 (ANI): An Australian Supreme Court has allowed three Australian-based backers of the Tamil Tigers to walk free after they admitted supporting the LTTE monetarily.Tamil community newspaper editor Sivarajah Yathavan, ... Read more...

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New sub-machinegun can pierce bullet-proof jackets: DRDO


February 17th, 2010 - 3:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 17 (IANS) India's Defence Research and Development Organization (DRDO) says it has developed a modern sub-machinegun (SMG) that will be extremely useful in anti-terror operations as its ammunition is ... Read more...

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India lodges protest against Pakistani ceasefire violations


January 22nd, 2010 - 11:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 22 (IANS) India has lodged a "strong protest" with Pakistan over the recent firing from across the border, including of rockets in northern Punjab. The Ministry of External Affairs spokesperson ... Read more...

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Pakistani troops again open heavy fire at Indian posts


January 20th, 2010 - 12:21 am ICT by IANS
Jammu, Jan 19 (IANS) In what could be the most serious violation of ceasefire on the Line of Control (LoC) that divides Jammu and Kashmir between India and Pakistan, Pakistani troops have ... Read more...

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Adebayor in no hurry to return to England


January 14th, 2010 - 5:37 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 14 (DPA) Togo captain Emmanuel Adebayor said that he is in no hurry to return to his Premier League club Manchester City after being in the team bus that came ... Read more...

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Rihanna gets dirty in new video


December 6th, 2009 - 2:12 pm ICT by ANI
London, December 06 (ANI): Rihanna will be seen getting down and dirty in her new music video 'Hard'.The pop sensation portrayed as Ri-I Joe wears a chain of machinegun ammo and ... Read more...

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Brit survivors recount the horror of Mumbai terror attacks


November 1st, 2009 - 5:03 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov. 1 (ANI): Nearly a year after the Mumbai terror attacks, British survivors of the tragedy recounted the tale of horror, lost hopes and shattered dreams.London-based filmmaker Will and his girlfriend, ... Read more...

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49 killed, 100 injured in Pakistan bomb blast (Intro Roundup)


October 9th, 2009 - 8:38 pm ICT by IANS
Peshawar, Oct 9 (IANS) At least 49 people were killed and more than 100 injured Friday in a massive suicide bomb attack in Peshawar city in northwest Pakistan, a minister said. ... Read more...

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Two BSF troopers injured in Pakistan firing near Jammu


September 18th, 2009 - 12:33 am ICT by IANS
Jammu, Sep 17 (IANS) Two Border Security Force (BSF) troopers were injured in firing from the Pakistan side on a border post on International Border (IB) in Pargwal sector near Jammu Thursday ... Read more...

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Fascist rocker whips up racist football fans in Croatia


September 8th, 2009 - 2:44 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep.8 (ANI): Croatian football chiefs are using a sick fascist hatemonger to whip up a vile racist frenzy among fans ahead of the national team's match against England at the Wembley ... Read more...

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Brit weapons may have been used against Lanka Tamils, says report


August 19th, 2009 - 3:09 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug.19 (ANI): A report prepared by the Commons Committee on Arms Export Controls has revealed that British weapons may have been used against Tamil civilians in Sri Lanka, and now, ... Read more...

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One killed in Lebanon clashes


June 29th, 2009 - 2:43 am ICT by IANS
Beirut, June 29 (DPA) At least one woman was killed and three wounded Sunday when clashes erupted in Beirut between followers of the Western-backed ruling majority and those of the Hezbollah-led opposition, ... Read more...

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Britain sold weapons to help Lankan army defeat LTTE


June 2nd, 2009 - 1:26 pm ICT by ANI
London/Colombo, June 2 (ANI): Britain approved commercial weapon sales of over 13.6 million pounds, including armoured vehicles, machinegun components and semi-automatic pistols to the Sri Lanka Army, official records show.According to The ... Read more...

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Were LTTE leaders killed as they sought to surrender?


May 24th, 2009 - 1:01 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 24 (ANI): A Sunday Times report has claimed that two senior leaders of the rebel Liberation Tigers of Tamil Ealam had begged their correspondent to initiate moves for their surrender ... Read more...

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Security beefed up for Australians in South Africa


March 6th, 2009 - 9:52 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, March 6 (IANS) The attack on Sri Lankan cricketers in Lahore has prompted the South African cricket authorities to beef-up the security for the visiting Australian team. Guards and ... Read more...

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EU MP recalls miraculous escape from Mumbai hotel


November 29th, 2008 - 12:53 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Nov 29 (IANS) Sajjad Karim, a British member of the European Union (EU) parliament who was staying at Mumbai's Taj Mahal Palace and Tower Hotel, miraculously managed to survive the ... Read more...

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British troops in Iraq and Afghanistan to get new hi-tech body armour


November 3rd, 2008 - 3:45 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 3 (ANI): British troops serving in the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan would be provided with a new hi-tech combat outfit and hundreds of better-armoured vehicles by the Ministry ... Read more...

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70 insurgents killed in Afghanistan


July 28th, 2008 - 6:38 pm ICT by ANI
Khost (Afghanistan), July 28 (ANI): At least 70 insurgents were killed near the Pakistan border in Afghanistan, when helicopter gunships and ground-fighting forces repulsed an attack by Taliban-led insurgents.The North Atlantic ... Read more...

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Obamas staff blasts tasteless New Yorker cartoon


July 14th, 2008 - 2:59 pm ICT by ANI
New York, July 14 (ANI): A cartoon appearing in the New Yorker magazine, which depicts Democratic presidential nominee Barack Obama and his wife Michelle celebrating their entry into the Oval Office ... Read more...

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Cautious calm retuns to Mount Lebanon, as army deploys


May 12th, 2008 - 4:56 am ICT by admin
DPA Choufayet (Lebanon), May 12 (DPA) A cautious calm prevailed Sunday night in Mount Lebanon following fierce clashes between followers of the Druze leader Walid Jumblatt and opposition followers. A ceasefire was under ... Read more...

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Opposition gunmen seize control of key points (Lead)


May 9th, 2008 - 9:16 pm ICT by admin
DPA Beirut, May 9 (DPA) The Lebanese Shia movement Hezbollah and its ally Amal Friday seized control of key western part of the Lebanese capital in the third day of armed clashes with ... Read more...

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Two Israelis killed as militants infiltrate border point


April 9th, 2008 - 10:26 pm ICT by admin
DPA Tel Aviv, April 9 (DPA) Palestinian militants infiltrated a crossing point on the Israel-Gaza Strip border Wednesday afternoon and fired mortars, killing two Israelis, authorities said. It was unclear how many militants ... Read more...

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Bomb blast kills two in Nepal


March 30th, 2008 - 8:58 pm ICT by admin
Kathmandu, Mar 30 (ANI): At least two persons were killed on Saturday evening in Nepal when a bomb allegedly left behind by the Maoists exploded.According to reports, the 'accidental' blast occurred ... Read more...

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