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Police launch manhunt for ‘Chinese Rambo’


August 12th, 2012 - 10:09 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 12 (IANS) Chinese police have launched a massive manhunt in a mountain forest for an elusive bank-robber thought to be behind a string of deadly attacks, The Telegraph ... Read more...

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Militant killed in Tripura


July 22nd, 2012 - 10:52 pm ICT by IANS
Agartala, July 22 (IANS) A dreaded militant of outlawed National Liberation Front of Tripura (NLFT) was killed Sunday by the security forces in Tripura and some arms and ammunition were ... Read more...

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Maoist strategist held in Bengal (Third Lead)


July 17th, 2012 - 9:45 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 17 (IANS) Bikram alias Arnab Dam, a West Bengal state committee member of the banned Communist Party of India-Maoist (CPI-Maoist) and considered the party's top strategist in the ... Read more...

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Maoist strategist held in Bengal (Lead)


July 17th, 2012 - 7:48 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 17 (IANS) Bikram alias Arnab Dam, a state committee member of the banned Communist Party of India-Maoist (CPI-Maoist), considered its top strategist after the late Koteshwar Rao alias ... Read more...

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Taliban leader, five others killed in Afghanistan (Lead)


February 27th, 2012 - 6:20 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, Feb 27 (IANS) In a massive manhunt launched across Afghanistan, a key Taliban leader named Mullah Musazai responsible for killing five Polish soldiers last year was shot ... Read more...

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Bengal fishermen, abducted by Bangladeshi pirates, traced


February 3rd, 2012 - 11:58 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Feb 3 (IANS) Eleven Indian fishermen who went missing following an attack by Bangladeshi pirates in West Bengal's Sundarbans area have been located in Bangladesh and efforts are to ... Read more...

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Manhunt for Kishenji in Junglemahal, five arrested


November 23rd, 2011 - 11:09 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Nov 23 (IANS) Five Maoists were arrested by the joint security forces after they launched a massive manhunt for top Maoist leader Kishenji suspected to be hiding in ... Read more...

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Banking assistants shot at, Rs.3.25 lakh looted in Tripura


November 23rd, 2011 - 3:49 pm ICT by IANS
Agartala, Nov 23 (IANS) Armed criminals fired at and injured two banking business correspondents - who help banks take their services to people's doorstep - and looted from them Rs.3.25 ... Read more...

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Banking assistants shot at, Rs.3.25 lakh looted in Tripura


November 23rd, 2011 - 3:49 pm ICT by IANS
Agartala, Nov 23 (IANS) Armed criminals fired at and injured two banking business correspondents - who help banks take their services to people's doorstep - and looted from them Rs.3.25 ... Read more...

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10 US schools locked down after gun battle: report


October 29th, 2011 - 12:03 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 28 (IANS) Ten schools were locked down Friday after police exchanged fire with a suspect in the US state of South Carolina, local media reported.The gunfire broke out ... Read more...

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Three inmates flee Tripura jail


September 5th, 2011 - 1:22 pm ICT by IANS
Agartala, Sep 5 (IANS) Three prisoners, including two Bangladeshi convicts, scaled the walls of a Tripura jail and escaped, officials said Monday.Abu Taher, 26, Ali Ahed, 30 and Rafikul Islam, ... Read more...

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Eloped couple brought back to Delhi


July 11th, 2011 - 11:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 11 (IANS) A teenager couple who had eloped have been brought back here from Haryana, while their neighbour who had facilitated their escape has been arrested, police ... Read more...

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Bush, Clinton hail Osama killing as momentous achievement (Lead)


May 2nd, 2011 - 12:06 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 2 (IANS) US leaders across the political divide have hailed the killing of Al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden, mastermind of the Sep 11, 2001 terror attacks, in ... Read more...

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Osama’s killing momentous achievement: Bush


May 2nd, 2011 - 11:38 am ICT by IANS
Washington, May 2 (IANS) The killing of Osama bin Laden is a "momentous achievement", said former president George W. Bush, who launched a massive manhunt for the elusive ... Read more...

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Osama bin Laden killed after 10 year manhunt in Pakistan (Second Lead)


May 2nd, 2011 - 10:47 am ICT by IANS
Washington, May 2 (IANS) Nearly 10 years after the traumatic Sep 11, 2001 attacks on the World Trade Centre in New York and the Pentagon, the world's most wanted ... Read more...

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Report sought on non-action against Trinamool candidate


April 13th, 2011 - 11:22 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 13 (IANS) The Election Commission (EC) Wednesday suspended the officer-in-charge of a police station and sought a report from the North 24 Praganas district administration in West Bengal ... Read more...

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Sister held for murder of two brothers


March 8th, 2011 - 11:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 8 (IANS) The sister of two men murdered in east Delhi earlier last week has been arrested, along with two others, for the gruesome killings, police said ... Read more...

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Youth Congress leader shot dead in Rajasthan


February 24th, 2011 - 5:58 pm ICT by IANS
Bikaner, Feb 24 (IANS) President of the Bikaner unit of Youth Congress Ramkishan Siyag, 35, was shot dead by four men here Thursday morning, police said.Siyag sustained three bullet injuries on his ... Read more...

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Gangster escapes from custody in Goa


February 23rd, 2011 - 12:07 am ICT by IANS
Panaji, Feb 22 (IANS) A gangster who had been hired to kill Goa Home Minister Ravi Naik and his kin escaped from judicial custody Tuesday, police said.Michael Fernandes had confessed to the ... Read more...

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Lalu gives Bihar a crash course on poll machine functioning


November 6th, 2010 - 1:20 pm ICT by ANI
Patna, Nov 6 (ANI): Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) chief Lalu Prasad Yadav on Friday took it upon himself to demonstrate the functioning of EVMs while campaigning for his close aide and minister ... Read more...

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Five CPI-M supporters shot dead in West Bengal


September 13th, 2010 - 12:17 pm ICT by ANI
West Midnapore, Sep 13 (ANI): West Bengal Police on Monday said the Maoists shot dead five Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) supporters at Nachupatina village in West Midnapore District.It has been reported ... Read more...

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Bihar Hostage Crisis: Two Maoists taken into custody


September 4th, 2010 - 5:56 pm ICT by ANI
Patna, Sep 4 (ANI): Bihar Police on Saturday arrested two Maoist leaders linked with the encounter and abduction of four policemen in Lakhisarai from the Gurmaha forest area under Barhat police station ... Read more...

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Madan Tamang murder: prime accused flees police custody


August 22nd, 2010 - 1:25 pm ICT by IANS
Darjeeling, Aug 22 (IANS) Gorkha Janamukti Morhca central committee member Nicol Tamang, one of the prime accused in the murder of Akhil Bharatiya Gorkha League (ABGL) chief Madan Taman, fled from ... Read more...

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Russian spy suspect admits guilt in US court


July 2nd, 2010 - 7:12 am ICT by IANS
Washington, July 2 (DPA) One of the individuals accused of participating in a Russian spy ring in the US has admitted to his role as several of the suspects made court appearances ... Read more...

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Two convicts escape from Kerala jail


June 14th, 2010 - 1:35 pm ICT by IANS
Kannur (Kerala), June 14 (IANS) Two convicts have escaped from the high-security jail here in Kerala after leaving behind two dummies in their cell, police said Monday. Jayanandan, serving a life term for ... Read more...

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Tribals demand release of detained villagers in Midnapore


March 7th, 2010 - 10:52 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, March 7 (IANS) Hundreds of tribal women Sunday staged a protest at a police station in West Bengal's West Midnapore district to demand release of 37 villagers detained during the joint ... Read more...

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18 prisoners flee after attacking police in Haryana (Lead)


February 27th, 2010 - 10:40 pm ICT by IANS
Palwal, Feb 27 (IANS) Eighteen prisoners who were being brought here for a court hearing escaped Saturday after attacking the police party that was escorting them, the authorities said. Two were later ... Read more...

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18 prisoners flee after attacking police in Haryana


February 27th, 2010 - 3:43 pm ICT by IANS
Palwal (Haryana), Feb 27 (IANS) Eighteen prisoners who were being taken for a court hearing here escaped after attacking a police party here Saturday, authorities said. The Haryana police have launched a massive ... Read more...

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Kashmiri-origin Nepali media mogul shot dead


February 7th, 2010 - 6:25 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, Feb 7 (IANS) A Nepali media mogul of Kashmiri-origin, alleged to have links with Pakistan's intelligence agency the ISI, was killed in an audacious day-light attack in the capital ... Read more...

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Magisterial inquiry into escape of terrorists in Delhi


January 4th, 2010 - 6:26 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan 4 (ANI): Delhi Lt. Governor Tejinder Khanna on Monday ordered a magisterial inquiry into the escape of three Pakistani terrorists from the police custody.Three Pakistani terrorists -- Abdul Razzaq, ... Read more...

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Missing? Andhra MP surfaces at Hyderabad hospital (Second Lead)


December 21st, 2009 - 5:00 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Dec 21 (IANS) Nearly 15 hours after making a dramatic escape from a hospital in Vijayawada, Congress MP Lagadapati Rajagopal reached Nizam's Institute of Medical Sciences (NIMS) in Hyderabad. The Vijayawada ... Read more...

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“Missing” Nicholas Francisco Reapppears With New Identity


November 10th, 2009 - 7:57 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Nov. 10, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Nicholas Francisco, a former SeaTac man who had disappeared more than a year back, turned up safe and sound, but with a completely different identity. Nicholas' ... Read more...

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Massive manhunt launched to catch ‘killer’ Afghan police officer


November 6th, 2009 - 12:31 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov. 6 (ANI): The British Army has launched a massive search operation to catch the Afghan police officer who shot five UK soldiers dead in Afghanistan.M16 intelligence officers, special ... Read more...

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Police Looking For Boat Named Sea Dolphin II After Mayday Call


October 18th, 2009 - 6:53 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Perth, Oct. 18, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The sea police in Perth are reportedly on the look out for a boat named Sea Dolphin II in and around the expanse of water ... Read more...

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Maharashtra, Chattisgarh police launch manhunt for Naxals


October 9th, 2009 - 1:16 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Oct 9 (ANI): The Maharashtra Government has launched a massive manhunt for Naxals along the state's border with Chattisgarh.On Thursday, Naxals killed between 17 and 20 policemen in Maharashtra's Gadchiroli district, ... Read more...

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