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Bangladesh Army officer caught with banned drug


September 7th, 2010 - 3:17 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Sep 7 (IANS) A Bangladesh Army officer, returning from India after medical treatment, has been caught with bottles of a banned medicinal drug. Major Shabbir Ahmed Bipu, posted at Chittagong Cantonment, ... Read more...

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Tete’s family blames Bihar government for his death


September 6th, 2010 - 10:29 pm ICT by ANI
Simdega (Jharkhand), Lakhisarai (Bihar), Sep. 6 (ANI): Family members of Tete, one of the four captives who was killed by the rebels on Monday has blamed the Bihar Government for inefficiency in ... Read more...

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Cop Lucas Tete belonged to poor Jharkhand tribal family


September 3rd, 2010 - 2:03 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, Sep 3 (IANS) Lucas Tete, the policeman whose body was found in Bihar Friday, five days after he was abducted along with three other cops by Maoists, hailed from a poor ... Read more...

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Bihar transfers police officers (Lead)


September 1st, 2010 - 9:59 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Sep 1 (IANS) Bihar Wednesday transferred Lakhisarai Superintendent of Police Ashok Kumar Singh and Deputy Superintendent of Police Ramadhar Singh for irregularity and negligence during a gunfight with Maoists in which ... Read more...

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Maoists release kidnapped Bihar government officer


August 31st, 2010 - 6:18 pm ICT by ANI
Muzaffarpur/Patna (Bihar), Aug 31 (ANI): Maoists set Block Development Officer (BDO) Manoj Kumar Singh free on Tuesday, two days after his abduction from Bihar's Sheohar District where he had gone on an ... Read more...

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Maoists kill six security men in Bihar gunfight


August 30th, 2010 - 11:23 am ICT by IANS
Patna, Aug 30 (IANS) At least six security personnel were killed by Maoists in a gunfight in a forested area in Bihar's Lakhisarai district, police said Monday. Additional Director General of Police (Headquarters) ... Read more...

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More evacuations in flooded Pakistan


August 21st, 2010 - 5:35 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 21 (DPA) Authorities in Pakistan moved tens of thousands of people to safe areas as floods threatened dozens more villages in the south of the country Saturday. Floods triggered by heavy ... Read more...

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Israeli troops held for thefts from Gaza aid flotilla


August 20th, 2010 - 2:07 pm ICT by IANS
Jerusalem, Aug 20 (IANS) Three Israeli soldiers have been arrested on suspicion of selling equipment stolen from passengers on board the Gaza-bound aid flotilla which the navy intercepted in a deadly May ... Read more...

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Former general in army custody for court martial


August 6th, 2010 - 2:12 pm ICT by IANS
Jalandhar, Aug 6 (IANS) Army authorities at the 11 Corps here Friday took a top retired army officer in custody ahead of his court martial over corruption charges in a ration scam. Lt. ... Read more...

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Army soldier arrested on molestation charge


August 4th, 2010 - 3:28 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 4 (IANS) An army soldier has been arrested for allegedly molesting a woman green police volunteer here, police said Wednesday. Lance Naik Pradeep Jagdale, attached to the Eastern Command headquarters at ... Read more...

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Former Afghan commander charged over alleged affair


July 13th, 2010 - 5:59 pm ICT by ANI
Toronto, July 13 (ANI): Canada's former top soldier in Afghanistan has been charged with criminal and military offences in relation to allegations that he had an affair with a subordinate.According to ... Read more...

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‘Vuvuzela hater’ arrested for threatening to chop off neighbors’ heads


June 27th, 2010 - 7:00 pm ICT by ANI
Weiden (Germany), June 27(ANI): A 45-year-old American working for the US Army has been arrested in Germany for threatening to chop off his neighbors' heads with an ax over their nonstop blaring ... Read more...

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$1BN Major Cocaine Bust Made in Gambia, UK Bound!


June 9th, 2010 - 1:00 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Gambian authorities recently made a bust worth one billion dollars and arrested at least a dozen suspected drug traffickers, as well as collecting large quantities of cash and weapons in a huge ... Read more...

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Indian Army Military Police help line launched


May 20th, 2010 - 6:52 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, May 20 (ANI): The Indian Army has launched the Military Police help line here.Army Chief General VK Singh inaugurated the facility on Wednesday during the biannual Army Commanders Conference.Common ... Read more...

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Maoists kill four BMP soldiers in Bihar


May 3rd, 2010 - 5:51 pm ICT by ANI
Aurangabad (Bihar), May 3 (ANI): Around four Bihar Military Police (BMP) soldiers were killed and one injured, when the Maoists opened fire on a police patrol party in Bihar's Aurangabad District on ... Read more...

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Sri Lankan parliament dissolved


February 10th, 2010 - 12:12 am ICT by IANS
Colombo, Feb 9 (DPA) Parliament in Sri Lanka has been dissolved with effect from midnight Tuesday ahead of new elections, officials said. The vote for the 225-seat legislature is likely to be held ... Read more...

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Former Sri Lankan Army chief arrested, to be court-martialled (Second Lead)


February 9th, 2010 - 12:37 am ICT by IANS
Colombo, Feb 8 (IANS) Former Sri Lankan Army chief Sarath Fonseka was arrested Monday and will be court-martialled for military crimes, an official said. Lakshman Hullugala, director general of the Media Centre for ... Read more...

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Former Sri Lankan Army chief arrested (Lead)


February 9th, 2010 - 12:04 am ICT by IANS
Colombo, Feb 8 (IANS) Former Sri Lankan Army chief and defeated presidential poll candidate Sarath Fonseka has been arrested, his family told reporters here Monday. Fonseka was arrested by the military police, ... Read more...

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Former Sri Lankan Army chief arrested


February 8th, 2010 - 11:50 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, Feb 8 (IANS) Former Sri Lankan Army chief and defeated presidential candidate Sarath Fonseka was arrested, his family told reporters here Monday. Fonseka was arrested by the military police, sources said, Xinhua ... Read more...

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Maoists blow up railway tracks; kill officials ahead of shutdown


February 7th, 2010 - 11:57 am ICT by ANI
Jharkhand/ Bihar/ West Bengal/ Orissa, Feb 7 (ANI): Maoists attacks have been reported ahead of a 72-hour shutdown call given by them from Sunday across the four states of Jharkhand, Bihar, Orissa ... Read more...

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12 Children killed in bus-truck crash in Brazil


February 2nd, 2010 - 11:33 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, Feb 2 (IANS/EFE) Twelve children were killed and 25 injured when a school bus collided with a truck in central Brazil. The children, aged from six to 14, were returning ... Read more...

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5 killed in Brazil prison clash


January 17th, 2010 - 2:27 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, Jan 17 (IANS/EFE) Five people were killed and 11 injured in a clash between two groups of inmates in a Brazilian jail, authorities said. Three of those killed were burned ... Read more...

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Four injured in Maoist attack on Bihar police camp


January 10th, 2010 - 9:38 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Jan 10 (IANS) Four policemen were injured as a group of Maoist rebels attacked a camp of the Bihar Military Police (BMP) in the state's Bhagalpur district Sunday and looted arms, ... Read more...

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Nepal major fired by UN arrested for killing girl


December 12th, 2009 - 9:39 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, Dec 12 (IANS) In a sensational turn of events, Nepal's military police Saturday arrested an army major expelled last week by the UN for the tortured death of a ... Read more...

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Candidates claiming ’success’ in police recruitment test protest in Patna


November 16th, 2009 - 11:08 pm ICT by ANI
Patna, Nov 16(ANI): Scores of candidates claiming success in a police recruitment test held in 2004, protested in Patna on Monday demanding jobs in the department.According to reports, the protestors had ... Read more...

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Sri Lanka may face fuel shortage as strike continues


November 15th, 2009 - 7:01 am ICT by IANS
Colombo, Nov 15 (IANS) Sri Lanka may face fuel shortages in the coming days as the petroleum sector trade unions vowed to continue their strike after politicians threatened to take action against ... Read more...

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Polish soldiers charged with faking Afghan patrols


November 2nd, 2009 - 7:50 pm ICT by IANS
Warsaw, Nov 2 (DPA) Military prosecutors have brought charges against six Polish officers for claiming they had gone on patrols in Afghanistan when in reality they did not leave their base, ... Read more...

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India advises pilgrims not to travel to Pakistan


October 27th, 2009 - 1:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 27 (IANS) The government Tuesday advised Indian pilgrims to avoid visiting Pakistan in view of deteriorating security situation there following a string of militant attacks on military, police and ... Read more...

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Pakistan remains the geographic crossroads for terrorism: US


October 22nd, 2009 - 8:53 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Oct 21 (IANS) If increasingly bold attacks on well guarded targets in Pakistan remain unchecked, it could help Al Qaeda develop and use a biological weapon or a ... Read more...

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South Punjab residents fear Taliban infiltration post offensive


October 20th, 2009 - 5:20 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Oct. 20 (ANI): Following the launch of the Pakistani Army's offensive against militants in South Waziristan, people living in the tribal region of Southern Punjab are panic-stricken over the prospects ... Read more...

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Taliban threatens to turn its guns on India


October 16th, 2009 - 10:17 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Oct 16 (IANS) The Taliban, which has staged two audacious attacks in Pakistan in five days, has said it will turn its guns on India after turning this country into ... Read more...

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19 nabbed for massacre of 16 people in Bihar


October 8th, 2009 - 2:34 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Oct 8 (IANS) Nineteen people have been arrested for the massacre last week of 16 people, including five children, in Bihar's Khagaria district, police said Thursday. While 12 people had been ... Read more...

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Two senior police officials suspended over Bihar massacre


October 4th, 2009 - 11:49 am ICT by IANS
Patna, Oct 4 (IANS) Two senior police officials in Bihar have been suspended following Thursday night's massacre of 16 people, including five children, by suspected Maoists in Khagaria district, an official said ... Read more...

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Mastermind of Bihar massacre, 10 others arrested (Lead)


October 3rd, 2009 - 5:09 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Oct 3 (IANS) Bihar police said Saturday they have arrested 11 people, including the mastermind behind the massacre of 16 people, including five children, in Khagaria district two days ago and ... Read more...

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Peshawar, Bannu attacks reminds extremism still a threat for Pak: US


September 27th, 2009 - 2:04 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Sep.27 (ANI): The United States has said that extremism remains a threat for the Pakistanis and the country's democratic set-up.Referring to Saturday's terror attacks in Peshawar and Bannu, a statement ... Read more...

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