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Nine militants killed in Pakistan air base attack (Third Lead)


August 16th, 2012 - 10:14 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 16 (IANS) Nine militants were killed Thursday in Pakistan's Punjab province after they attacked a key airbase of the country. Banned outfit Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) later claimed ... Read more...

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Nine die in terror attack at Pakistan’s key airbase (Second Lead)


August 16th, 2012 - 4:16 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 16 (IANS) At least eight militants, wearing military uniform and lugging sophisticated weapons, were killed when they launched a brazen attack on a key Pakistani airbase in Punjab ... Read more...

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96 dead in Yemen military parade bombing (Lead)


May 21st, 2012 - 6:13 pm ICT by IANS
Sana'a, May 21 (IANS) At least 96 soldiers were killed and 300 others injured when a suicide bomber blew himself up during a rehearsal Monday for a military parade in ... Read more...

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50 killed at Yemen military parade


May 21st, 2012 - 5:03 pm ICT by IANS
Sana'a, May 21 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A suicide bomber killed at least 50 soldiers during a rehearsal Monday for a military parade in Yemen's capital city of Sana'a, Al Arabiya news ... Read more...

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Colombian rebels set condition for freeing French reporter


May 8th, 2012 - 12:26 pm ICT by IANS
Bogota, May 8 (IANS/EFE) Colombia's FARC rebels said they are prepared to release a French journalist they have been holding since April 28 only in the context of a debate ... Read more...

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Colombian rebels say they are holding French reporter


May 7th, 2012 - 12:17 pm ICT by IANS
Bogota, May 7 (IANS/EFE) French journalist Romeo Langlois is being held as a "prisoner of war", the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia, or FARC, said in a video released Sunday.A ... Read more...

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American held captive in Iraq released


March 18th, 2012 - 8:11 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 18 (IANS) An American national reportedly held captive for around nine months in Iraq has been handed over to the US embassy, CNN reported.The man had earlier been ... Read more...

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France to withdraw troops from Afghanistan in 2013


January 28th, 2012 - 1:58 pm ICT by IANS
Paris, Jan 28 (IANS/RIA Novosti) France plans to withdraw its military contingent from Afghanistan in 2013, French President Nicholas Sarkozy has said."We have decided in a common accord with President ... Read more...

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Chavez says he’s free of cancer


October 21st, 2011 - 12:14 pm ICT by IANS
Caracas, Oct 21 (IANS/EFE) Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez said Thursday that the tests he underwent in recent days in Cuba detected no "malignant cells".Dressed in a military uniform upon his ... Read more...

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Gaddafi’s ‘dead’ son appears on Libyan TV


August 10th, 2011 - 9:03 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 10 (IANS) Libyan ruler Muammar Gaddafi's son Khamis Gaddafi, who was said to have been killed a few days ago, has appeared on Libyan state television, the Telegraph ... Read more...

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‘Foreign troops’ killed in Kabul airport shooting


April 27th, 2011 - 5:48 pm ICT by ANI
Kabul, Apr 27(ANI): Foreign troops were among a number of people killed and wounded when a man wearing military uniform opened fire at the military part of Kabul airport today."We can ... Read more...

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Prince William to wear military uniform for wedding


February 1st, 2011 - 1:19 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 1 (ANI): Prince William is expected to follow royal tradition and walk down the aisle in military dress - like his father Prince Charles and uncle Prince Andrew - ... Read more...

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PML-N, MQM exchange barbs in Pak National Assembly


January 26th, 2011 - 6:07 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Jan 26(ANI): The Pakistan Muslim League (Nawaz) and the Muttahida Qaumi Movement indulged in a nasty blame game in the National Assembly, accusing each other of point-scoring in the wake ... Read more...

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‘I won’t mind returning with ‘military uniform on’ to make Pakistan sovereign’: Altaf


January 25th, 2011 - 6:58 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Jan 25(ANI): Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) chief Altaf Hussain has said he will return to Pakistan clad in military uniform, if needed, for the sovereignty of the country.In his telephonic address ... Read more...

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Hollywood Fashion Blunders Of 2010


December 27th, 2010 - 4:49 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Hollywood stars and musicians are always looked upon as fashion and style icons and fans try to follow them blindly. However, these celebrities are also human beings and they can ... Read more...

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South Carolina lawmaker Glenn McConnell defends ’slave garb’ picture


September 17th, 2010 - 8:14 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Sep 17 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The president of the South Carolina senate says that a photograph he took while wearing a military uniform used around the time of the US Civil War ... Read more...

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South Carolina’s Most Powerful Lawmaker Defends His Picture With People In ‘Slave Garb’


September 17th, 2010 - 8:02 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
September 17, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): A picture of the Senate President Pro Tem, Glenn McConn of South Carolina has attracted media attention after it was posted on the ... Read more...

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“Slave Garb” Picture Reminds People Of Slavery, South Carolina Lawmaker Defends His Action


September 17th, 2010 - 7:49 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Sep 17, (THAINDIAN NEWS) South Carolina senate President is facing the heat as a result of a photograph that has caught the attention of the national media. It is a ... Read more...

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Thalassemic teenager ‘joins’ Pakistan Army


August 15th, 2010 - 6:45 pm ICT by IANS
By Awais Saleem Islamabad, Aug 15 (IANS) A 15-year-old boy suffering from thalassemia made history on the 64th independence day of Pakistan by joining the armed forces for one day, media reports ... Read more...

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Fidel Castro addresses Cuban parliament


August 8th, 2010 - 12:12 am ICT by IANS
Havana, Aug 7 (IANS) Cuba's revolutionary leader Fidel Castro Saturday delivered a speech on the Iranian nuclear issue before country's parliament, his first official appearance in four years. Dressed in his ... Read more...

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Chairman Mao’s grandson becoming a major general invites ridicule from critics


August 4th, 2010 - 5:03 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Aug.4 (ANI): The Chinese Government's move to make Mao Ze Dong's grandson, Mao Xinyu, a major general in the People's Liberation Army (PLA), has been greeted with both curiosity and ridicule.Instead ... Read more...

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No ‘monkey terrorists’ in Afghanistan, says scientist


July 27th, 2010 - 5:22 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, July 27 (ANI): American soldiers in Afghanistan can heave a sigh of relief - they won't be fighting armed monkeys.Citing a "British press agency" two weeks ago, the Chinese People's ... Read more...

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48 years after death, soldier’s remains consigned to flames


July 15th, 2010 - 3:50 pm ICT by IANS
Agochar (Himachal Pradesh), July 15 (IANS) Forty-eight years after an unsung soldier of the Indian Army was killed in the Sino-Indian war, his mortal remains - found in Arunachal Pradesh this month ... Read more...

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48 years after death, soldier’s remains sent home


July 10th, 2010 - 8:13 pm ICT by IANS
Tinsukia (Assam), July 10 (IANS) Forty-eight years after he fell to the advancing Chinese army in the dizzy Himalayan heights of Arunachal Pradesh, the remains of 'sepoy' (soldier) Karam Chand were Saturday ... Read more...

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California man charged for falsely claiming to be an Army General


April 17th, 2010 - 3:48 am ICT by BNO News
RIVERSIDE, CALIFORNIA (BNO NEWS) – A California man was charged with a felony offense for claiming to be an Army General, prosecutors said Friday.Carmine Alexander “Bud” Cannarella, 64, from Big Bear Lakes, ... Read more...

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Maoists blow up liquor shops in West Bengal


February 28th, 2010 - 12:07 am ICT by ANI
Purulia (West Bengal), Feb 27(ANI): Maoists launched a series of attacks and blew up liquor shops in West Bengal's Purulia district on Saturday.The rebels attacked liquor shops in Kotshila police ... Read more...

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Prince Harry thinks William was not painted bald enough in royal portrait!


February 2nd, 2010 - 1:15 pm ICT by ANI
London, February 2 (ANI): Prince Harry continued to reveal his lighter side after joking his elder brother William was not painted bald enough in the first portrait of the siblings together.The 25-year-old ... Read more...

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Taliban besieges Lahore, strikes at three police establishments (Afternoon Lead)


October 15th, 2009 - 2:59 pm ICT by IANS
Lahore, Oct 15 (IANS) Five days after striking at the heart of the Pakistani military headquarter, the Taliban laid siege to this cultural capital of the country Thursday, staging simultaneous and ... Read more...

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19 die as Pakistan Army HQ siege ends, 39 hostages freed (Roundup)


October 11th, 2009 - 6:54 pm ICT by IANS
Rawalpindi, Oct 11 (IANS) Pakistani troops stormed the army headquarters here at dawn Sunday to end a siege by Islamists, with the stunning two-day drama leaving 19 people dead and the ... Read more...

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Terrorists attack Pakistan army HQ, at least four die (Third Lead)


October 10th, 2009 - 2:43 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Oct 10 (IANS) Half a dozen terrorists mounted an audacious gun and grenade attack on the Pakistan Army's headquarters in Rawalpindi Saturday, triggering heavy firing that left four militants and an ... Read more...

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PPP forced Musharraf to doff military uniform: Fauzia Wahab


September 16th, 2009 - 4:03 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Sep.16 (ANI): In a bid to protect President Asif Ali Zardari from the political backlash over his statement that he was part of a deal allowing a safe exit to ... Read more...

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MJ’s 1984 portrait up for grabs


August 2nd, 2009 - 12:02 pm ICT by ANI
New York, August 2 (ANI): A "Michael Jackson" painting created by King of Pop Art Andy Warhol in 1984 has been under the hammer at the Vered Gallery of East Hampton.The ... Read more...

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Jackson’s 1984 portrait up for grabs


July 4th, 2009 - 6:31 pm ICT by ANI
New York, July 4 (ANI): A "Michael Jackson" painting created by King of Pop Art Andy Warhol in 1984 has been under the hammer at the Vered Gallery of East Hampton.The ... Read more...

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Suicide bombing kills 18 in Iraq military base (Second Lead)


April 16th, 2009 - 9:02 pm ICT by IANS
Ramadi (Iraq), April 16 (Xinhua) The death toll from a suicide bombing inside a military base in central Iraq Thursday rose to 18 with 53 soldiers injured, a military source said. "The latest ... Read more...

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16 killed in Iraq suicide bombing (Lead)


April 16th, 2009 - 7:30 pm ICT by IANS
Ramadi (Iraq), April 16 (Xinhua) At least 16 people were killed and more than 50 injured Thursday when a suicide bomber blew himself up near a military base in central Iraq, a ... Read more...

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