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Kareena mum over wedding date, converting to Islam


September 13th, 2012 - 1:38 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 13 (IANS) Kareena Kapoor is reportedly tying the knot with Saif Ali Khan Oct 16, but the actress is not confirming it and has also refused to ... Read more...

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Olympics: Putin lauds ‘brilliant’ Russian judo golds


August 3rd, 2012 - 6:28 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 3 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russian President Vladimir Putin Thursday lauded the "brilliant" performance of Russia's judo exponents at the London Olympics, where they have won three gold medals.Putin cheered ... Read more...

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Olympic judo: Kim scores revenge over Bischof for gold


August 1st, 2012 - 12:47 am ICT by IANS
London, July 31 (IANS/RIA Novosti) South Korean judoka Jae-Bum Kim gained sweet revenge over Germany's Ole Bischof to clinch gold in the men's 81 kg category at the London Olympics ... Read more...

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Yemen faces isolation over Al Qaeda war: UNSC


June 13th, 2012 - 8:08 am ICT by IANS
New York, June 13 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Yemen faces international isolation in case efforts to stabilise the situation in the country and reform its law enforcement agencies fall through, the UN ... Read more...

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Former FIFA president Havelange admitted to ICU


April 10th, 2012 - 2:48 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, April 10 (IANS) Former FIFA president Joao Havelange has been admitted to an intensive care unit with heart and breathing problems.This comes three weeks after the 95-year-old ... Read more...

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Bangladesh Sundarbans to have dolphin sanctuaries


November 3rd, 2011 - 10:23 am ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Nov 3 (IANS) Bangladesh will soon declare parts of the river area near the Sundarbans as "dolphin sanctuaries" to ensure a safe environment for the endangered freshwater mammals, officials ... Read more...

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Tiger was a true leader, great batsman: says Contractor


September 23rd, 2011 - 12:41 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 22 (IANS) Nari Contractor, who captained Tiger Pataudi in his debut Test and whose head injury propelled Mansur Ali Khan Pataudi to the hot seat of Indian cricket ... Read more...

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Pataudi was always a vocal critic of BCCI


September 22nd, 2011 - 11:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) Despite being a part of the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI), former India captain Mansur Ali Khan Pataudi never minced words when ... Read more...

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Bangladesh observes formation of provisional government


April 17th, 2011 - 2:55 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, April 17 (IANS) Bangladesh Sunday observed the formation of its provisional government when its elected leaders hoisted the flag for the first time.Those elected from then East Pakistan in ... Read more...

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Fake Afghan negotiator incident “stigma on forehead of Americans, allies”: Taliban


December 2nd, 2010 - 6:07 pm ICT by ANI
Kabul, Dec 2 (ANI): The Taliban have mocked NATO by praising the 'impostor', who reportedly duped British intelligence agents into believing that he was Mullah Akhtar Muhammad Mansur, one of the ... Read more...

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Arrested militant reveals 26/11 attackers were trained in Pakistan


November 26th, 2010 - 11:17 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Nov 26 (IANS) A Pakistani guerrilla arrested by the Jammu and Kashmir Police has made startling revelations not only about the strong terror infrastructure that is still intact in Pakistan, but ... Read more...

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Taliban impostor was “groomed by ISI to delay, counter check us”: NATO official


November 26th, 2010 - 5:10 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Nov 26 (ANI): The 'Taliban impostor', who took part in the Afghan reconciliation talks as Mullah Akhtar Muhammad Mansur, one of the most senior commanders in the Taliban movement, was ... Read more...

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Bangladesh mourns freedom fighters’ killings in 1975


November 3rd, 2010 - 5:07 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Nov 3 (IANS) Bangladesh observed "black day" Wednesday to mourn the 1975 killings in jail of four of its freedom fighters who held offices in the first government after ... Read more...

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Reliving the music and memories of Mallikarjun Mansur


September 26th, 2010 - 1:18 pm ICT by IANS
By Madhusree Chatterjee New Delhi, Sep 26 (IANS) Mallikarjun Mansur was so "full of music" that each time he opened his mouth music would flow out of him. He would often sing at ... Read more...

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More Tagore works should be translated in Hindi: Sharmila Tagore


July 17th, 2010 - 4:10 pm ICT by IANS
By Madhusree Chatterjee New Delhi, July 17 (IANS) The legacy of Rabindranath Tagore should reach the masses across the country on his 150th birth anniversary in 2011 with more translations in Hindi, says ... Read more...

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Saudi Arabian mother becomes al-Qaeda’s ‘First Lady’


June 26th, 2010 - 3:19 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 26 (ANI): A woman in Saudi Arabia, Heila al-Qusayyer, has been named the al-Qaeda's 'First Lady', who was running a cell of 60 militants and is believed to have been ... Read more...

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Indonesia bans ‘tight pants’ according to ‘Sharia Law’


May 30th, 2010 - 10:59 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Meulaboh, May 30 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Authorities in Indonesia have banned ‘tight pants’. They also went ahead and also distributed a whooping 20,000 units of long skirts amongst the inhabitants of the ... Read more...

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Indonesia Impose Ban On Tight Pants


May 30th, 2010 - 7:43 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Meulaboh, May 30, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Aceh which happens to be a pious Islamic province of Indonesia witnessed a ban on selling and wearing of tight pants. Reportedly, the authorities of ... Read more...

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Pakistani journalist linked to ex-ISI officer’s killing


May 18th, 2010 - 9:33 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, May 18 (IANS) One of Pakistan's best known journalists, Hamid Mir, has denied telling the Taliban that a former intelligence officer who was abducted was a CIA agent. The officer ... Read more...

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If Modi shuns council, BCCI would treat him harshly: Pataudi


April 22nd, 2010 - 7:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 22 (IANS) Former India captain Mansur Ali Khan Pataudi, an influential Indian Premier League (IPL) Governing Council member, said chairman and commissioner Lalit Modi should be given time to ... Read more...

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Waterbury, CT resident sentenced for illegal money transfer scheme


January 21st, 2010 - 5:01 am ICT by BNO News
HARTFORD, CONNECTICUT (BNO NEWS) – A Waterbury, Connecticut resident on Wednesday was sentenced for his role in a multimillion dollar illegal money remitting scheme.Marcio Mansur, 53, was sentenced to 30 months of ... Read more...

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Militant network in Bangladesh has collapsed: Dhaka police


October 3rd, 2009 - 2:46 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Oct 3 (IANS) Islamist militant activities in Bangladesh have "collapsed" following a series of arrests of suspected Indian militants, a police official here has claimed. The Detective Branch of Dhaka Police ... Read more...

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‘Pakistan-based militants supported attack on Sheikh Hasina’


August 1st, 2009 - 2:39 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Aug 1 (IANS) An Indian militant nabbed here has disclosed that two Pakistan-based Islamist militant groups supplied grenades that were used to attack a 2004 rally addressed by Bangladesh's current ... Read more...

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Indian with terror links nabbed in Dhaka


July 22nd, 2009 - 12:38 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, July 22 (IANS) Maulana Mansur Ali alias Habibullah, an Indian national suspected of being an organiser of the banned Pakistan-based militant outfit Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT), has been nabbed from Dhaka. The arrest ... Read more...

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FBI may use jihadist video to solve Somali-American terror case


April 3rd, 2009 - 1:55 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 3 (ANI): A 30-minute video posted this week on a jihadist Web site may be used by the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) to solve a terror-related case involving Somali-Americans.According ... Read more...

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Two US soldiers charged with murder in Iraq


August 3rd, 2008 - 4:54 pm ICT by IANS
DPA Baghdad, Aug 3 (DPA) Two US soldiers have been charged with the murder of an Iraqi detainee, the US military in Iraq said here Sunday. Staff Sergeant Hal M. Warner and 1st ... Read more...

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India asks US for ‘detailed’ probe into workers’ plea


April 17th, 2008 - 10:54 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, April 17 (IANS) India has asked the US government to conduct a 'detailed' probe into Indian shipyard workers' allegations of maltreatment and that they paid money to their recruiters for ... Read more...

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Soha to be questioned in Pataudi’s black buck shooting


March 18th, 2008 - 11:05 pm ICT by admin
Gurgaon, March 18 (IANS) Bollywood actress Soha Ali Khan, daughter of cricketer Mansur Ali Pataudi and actor Sharmila Tagore, is likely to face legal trouble for concealing facts when she renewed her ... Read more...

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Indian workers were not promised green card, says Signal


March 12th, 2008 - 10:21 pm ICT by admin
By Devirupa Mitra New Delhi, March 12 (IANS) Signal International, the US firm facing charges of human trafficking, has said the protesting Indian workers were never promised permanent residency as they claimed. N.B. ... Read more...

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Indian dock workers protest in US; embassy sends probe team


March 12th, 2008 - 12:02 am ICT by admin
(Lead)New York/New Delhi, March 11 (IANS) Some of the 500 Indian dock workers who filed a lawsuit accusing their US employer and recruiters of human trafficking held a rally in New Orleans, ... Read more...

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US job racket agents’ licences suspended


March 11th, 2008 - 6:33 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, March 11 (IANS) The ministry of overseas Indian affairs has suspended the licences of two Mumbai-based recruiting agents who sent Indian workers to a US marine construction company and have ... Read more...

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MOIA probes recruitment of Indian workers for US shipyard


March 10th, 2008 - 5:35 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, March 10 (IANS) The Ministry Of Overseas Indian Affairs has initiated an inquiry against two agents who had recruited workers for the Signal International shipyard in the US after the ... Read more...

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Saudi security force arrest Qaeda operatives with Hajj disruptive plan


December 22nd, 2007 - 10:02 pm ICT by admin
Riyadh, Dec 22 (ANI): The Saudi security forces have arrested suspected al Qaeda operatives, who were planning to carry out a terror attack on the occasion of Hajj.The authorities have arrested ... Read more...

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Saudi authorities foil al Qaedas attempt to disrupt Haj


December 22nd, 2007 - 2:56 pm ICT by admin
Riyadh, Dec 22 (ANI): Saudi Arabias Interior Ministry has said that security forces have arrested suspected al-Qaeda operatives, who had plans to disrupt this years Haj pilgrimage. "The authorities have arrested a ... Read more...

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