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Israeli attack: Arrested journalist’s son denies links to Iranians (Lead)


March 9th, 2012 - 8:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 9 (IANS) The son of Sayed Ahmed Kazmi, an Indian journalist arrested for his links with the terror attack on an Israeli diplomat's wife last month, has ... Read more...

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CBI released documents related to Bofors gun deal


May 13th, 2011 - 2:00 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 13 (IANS) A city court Thursday released the documents related to the Bofors payoff scam seized by it in 1997 from Win Chadha, an accused in the ... Read more...

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Hacker group releases US bank’s e-mails’ after WikiLeaks rumours


March 14th, 2011 - 6:31 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Mar. 14 (ANI): A group called Anonymous last night released material relating to mortgages issued by a major US bank.The release follows month of speculation that WikiLeaks has a ... Read more...

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Qatar used Al Jazeera to suit foreign policy, claims WikiLeaks expose


December 6th, 2010 - 5:14 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec.6 (ANI): American diplomatic cables leaked by the whistle blowing web site WikiLeaks have claimed that Arabic television news channel al-Jazeera changed its coverage to suit Qatar's foreign policy.US embassy memos ... Read more...

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Scribbled thoughts reveal Michelangelo was a tortured poet


December 6th, 2010 - 1:42 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 6 (ANI): He was known for his extraordinary achievements in sculpture and painting, but Michelangelo was apparently a tortured poet - a relatively unknown fact to the world.Now, a ... Read more...

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US asked Pak to ink NSA accord with India to secure civil N-cooperation deal: Cable


December 5th, 2010 - 12:58 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 5(ANI): The United States had put a major condition on Pakistan for securing nuclear cooperation with it on the lines of the US-India pact, a diplomatic cable unveiled by whistle-blower ... Read more...

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New diplomatic cables contain UFO details, says Wikileaks founder


December 4th, 2010 - 1:07 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 4 (ANI): Wikileaks founder Julian Assange has said that the new leaked diplomatic cables set to be published by the whistleblowing website will contain fresh details on UFOs.The 39 ... Read more...

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66pc of police time ‘is wasted in red tape procedures’


October 18th, 2010 - 4:50 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 18 (ANI): Should the police force run after burglars or should they complete relevant paperwork? That seems to be the dilemma most police officers feel, complaining that majority of their ... Read more...

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Leaked Wikileaks US ‘exporter of terrorism’ report ‘no blockbuster’, claims CIA


August 26th, 2010 - 12:57 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 26(ANI): The Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) has confirmed that the three-page report leaked by Wikileaks was from the agency's 'Red Cell', but said that it was "not exactly a blockbuster ... Read more...

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Drug Enforcement Administration In Search Of Efficient Ebonics Translators


August 24th, 2010 - 7:47 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Aug 24, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The federal Drug Enforcement Administration is in search of some masters of Ebonics from the Southeast region of United States who could help them in some ... Read more...

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Intelligence memos warn of Awlaki’s call to kill Americans


June 16th, 2010 - 4:30 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 16 (ANI): Anwar al-Awlaki, an American-born cleric residing in Yemen, appears to be determined to kill American civilians, according to two intelligence memos accessed by Fox News.The two documents, which ... Read more...

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Clinton Memos Of Elena Kagan Made Public


May 14th, 2010 - 6:25 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Washington, May 14, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Since Elena Kagan, the present Solicitor General of the United States, who has been nominated to the U.S. Supreme Court by President of United States ... Read more...

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Washington Times up for sale, financial troubles dictate the decision


May 1st, 2010 - 4:56 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 1 (ANI): Washington Times executives are in negotiations to sell the newspaper after founder Sun Myung Moon's family cut off most of its funding.The Myung Moon family financed the paper's ... Read more...

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Pak terror sanctuaries single greatest source of Afghan instability: Eikenberry


January 27th, 2010 - 4:41 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan.27 (ANI): Stressing on an immediate need to dismantle the terror sanctuaries in Pakistan, US Ambassador to Afghanistan Karl Eikenberry has said that until these terror hot beds are demolished, ... Read more...

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DPS asked to compensate teachers in sexual harassment case


October 12th, 2009 - 10:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 12 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Monday asked the Delhi Public School (DPS) Society to compensate three of its teachers, who had alleged sexual harassment by the principal of ... Read more...

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Ration shopkeeper fined for cheating cardholders - 28 years later


September 29th, 2009 - 5:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 29 (IANS) Terming a ration shop dealer's offence of denying cardholders their quota of rice and selling adulterated food as "a crime against society", Delhi High Court Tuesday slapped ... Read more...

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Powell not sure whether torture of extremists works


May 25th, 2009 - 1:28 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 25 (ANI): Former US Secretary of State Colin Powell has said that he has "no idea" if the enhanced interrogation techniques used during the Bush administration were effective."I have ... Read more...

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Bill Clinton believes US foreign policy is doing well under Obama


May 14th, 2009 - 12:16 pm ICT by ANI
Virginia (US), May 14 (ANI): Former US President Bill Clinton believes American foreign policy is being managed well by the Obama administration, and does not give much value to criticisms of ... Read more...

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Justice Department memos will have a chilling effect on US counter terrorism: Stratfor


April 30th, 2009 - 12:30 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr. 30 (ANI): The release of the four Department of Justice classified memos that reveal the controversial approval given by the Bush administration to torture and interrogation techniques used on GITMO ... Read more...

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Majority Americans believe Obama’s foreign policies are good


April 25th, 2009 - 5:06 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 25 (ANI): Few Americans are actually at odds with many of President Barack Obama's specific positions, despite majority of them believing that the Obama Administration has performed its best ... Read more...

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Jordan King accuses US of engaging in torture


April 25th, 2009 - 3:24 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr.25 (ANI): Jordan's King Abdullah II has said in an American TV interview that there is enough evidence available to suggest that the United States had engaged in torture, a ... Read more...

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Justice Department memos prove US did not torture


April 18th, 2009 - 4:46 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr.18 (ANI): A high-profile attorney has claimed that the declassified Department of Justice memos detailing interrogation techniques prove the U.S. did not torture, even as the ACLU and some lawmakers claim ... Read more...

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Statement of President Obama on the release of Bush presidency memos


April 17th, 2009 - 2:01 am ICT by admin
Washington, D.C. (BNO NEWS) – President Barack Obama released the following statement on Thursday."The Department of Justice will today release certain memos issued by the Office of Legal Counsel between 2002 ... Read more...

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CBI collects specimen signatures of Satyam accused


April 9th, 2009 - 6:41 pm ICT by ANI
Hyderabad, Apr 9 (ANI): The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Thursday collected the specimen signatures of Satyam Computers Chairman B Ramalinga Raju and four other accused in connection with the ... Read more...

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Narcotics Bureau probes tainted cop’s operations in Chandigarh


January 27th, 2009 - 11:38 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Jan 27 (IANS) A Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) team from Delhi visited here Tuesday to examine the drug seizures made by tainted Indian Police Service officer Shajji Mohan, who was arrested ... Read more...

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Children write to Obama, with advice and to-do lists


January 17th, 2009 - 12:47 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 17 (IANS) President-elect Barack Obama is getting unsolicited advice and memos from think tanks left, right and centre. For a change, he could turn to children, one of whom has ... Read more...

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Letters of Frankenstein-inspiring scientist go on public display


December 9th, 2008 - 2:29 pm ICT by ANI
London, December 9 (ANI): Letters of a 19th century scientist that are believed to have inspired Mary Shelleys immensely popular novel Frankenstein have been made available for public view.The two memos ... Read more...

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How Brit political correctness went horribly wrong during brainstorming!


June 20th, 2008 - 4:08 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 20 (ANI): A local council in Britain has barred the use of the term brainstorming and replaced it with Thought Showers- after fearing that the phrase may offend epileptics ... Read more...

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