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1962 can’t be repeated: Indian Army chief (Second Lead)


September 19th, 2012 - 9:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 19 (IANS) There can be no repeat of 1962, when China defeated India in war, army chief General Bikram Singh said Wednesday.At a media interaction here, Gen ... Read more...

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1962 can’t be repeated: Indian Army chief (Lead)


September 19th, 2012 - 6:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 19 (IANS) There can be no repeat of 1962, when China defeated India in war, army chief General Bikram Singh said Wednesday.At a media interaction here, Gen ... Read more...

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After cross-voting woes, Yeddyurappa takes on BJP, Sangma


July 23rd, 2012 - 6:47 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, July 23 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party's woes in Karnataka just keep mounting. As if the embarrassment of heavy voting by its legislators for Pranab Mukherjee was not ... Read more...

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Musharraf may be returning to his own grief: Daily


January 26th, 2012 - 1:04 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Jan 26 (IANS) Former Pakistani president Pervez Musharraf's heroics in returning to his country could prove to be another misadventure for him, a Pakistani daily said Thursday.Not ... Read more...

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BJP blames Chidambaram for Telangana crisis


September 27th, 2011 - 8:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Tuesday blamed Home Minister P. Chidambaram's "misadventure" for the Telangana crisis in Andhra Pradesh."There is a complete crisis in ... Read more...

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Prachi Desai dumps Kannada superstar’s Bollywood debut


August 20th, 2011 - 4:30 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 20 (IANS) Kannada cinema's teen idol Diganth got a taste of Bollywood's temperamental diva brigade when Prachi Desai, riding high since the success of "Once Upon A ... Read more...

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BBC music presenter George Webley death attributed to ‘meow meow party drug’


August 11th, 2011 - 9:44 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Aug 11 (THAINDIAN NEWS) An inquest into the death of BBC music presenter George Webley has revealed that he died from the effect of the banned party drug commonly known as ... Read more...

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End Siachen row, Pakistan and India urged


June 2nd, 2011 - 1:55 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 2 (IANS) Pakistan and India must resolve their conflict over the icy mountain peak of Siachen "and withdraw their forces from this futile war of attrition", a Pakistani ... Read more...

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No link between Al-Qaeda and militancy in Kashmir: Omar


May 9th, 2011 - 2:51 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, May 9 (IANS) Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah Monday said there was no credible evidence to show any link between the Al-Qaeda terror outfit and the militancy ... Read more...

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Pakistan warns US, India on raids, denies ISI-Qaeda links (Roundup)


May 5th, 2011 - 7:03 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, May 5 (IANS) Faced with American fury and domestic anger, Pakistan Thursday blew hot and cold on Osama bin Laden -- denying links with Al Qaeda and warning ... Read more...

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Pakistan warns US, India against covert operations


May 5th, 2011 - 4:49 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, May 5 (IANS) Pakistan Thursday warned the US and India against any further covert operation in Pakistani territory, saying this would lead to a "terrible catastrophe".Admitting that the US ... Read more...

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Antony asks troops to be ready to tackle any misadventure


May 2nd, 2011 - 8:22 pm ICT by ANI
Jaisalmer, May 2 (ANI): Defence Minister A. K. Antony, who reviewed the operational preparedness of the Army along the desert borders today, asked them to be prepared to tackle any 'misadventure by ... Read more...

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Kashmir government mulls action against BJP yatra


January 13th, 2011 - 1:04 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Jan 13 (IANS) The Jammu and Kashmir government is mulling a tough response to the Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) planned march to Lal Chowk in Srinagar later this month ... Read more...

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Brit man on dance drug dies after downing pint of vodka in 4 seconds


September 30th, 2010 - 5:44 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 30 (ANI): A Brit drinker who had taken the dance drug mephedrone died after downing a pint of vodka in four seconds, an inquest heard.Richard Davies swallowed the spirits in ... Read more...

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Pak favourites to win T20 World Cup : Asif


April 17th, 2010 - 6:15 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Apr.17 (ANI): Controversial Pakistan fast bowler Mohammed Asif believes that his team would successfully defend their ICC World T20 Championship title during the tournament starting on April 30 in the West ... Read more...

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Gilani admits threat of ‘dirty bombs’ more real than ever


April 14th, 2010 - 12:26 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr.14 (ANI): Admitting for the first time that the threat of extremists having nuclear bombs is more real than ever, Pakistan Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani has once again assured ... Read more...

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Naming captain for ICC T20 World Cup upto PCB boss Butt: Mohsin Khan


March 19th, 2010 - 1:22 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Mar.19 (ANI): The Pakistan Cricket Board's (PCB) chief selector Mohsin Khan has said that the final decision regarding naming the captain for the forthcoming ICC T20 World Championship would be taken ... Read more...

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Some Bangladeshi border guards attempting land grab: BSF


March 15th, 2010 - 7:16 pm ICT by IANS
Shillong, March 15 (IANS) A section of "overenthusiastic Bangladeshi border guards" are attempting to create trouble along the frontier by grabbing Indian territory, a Border Security Force (BSF) officer said here ... Read more...

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Fresh firing along India-Bangladesh border


February 28th, 2010 - 10:07 pm ICT by IANS
Shillong, Feb 28 (IANS) The Border Security Force (BSF) and Bangladesh Rifles (BDR) Sunday again traded gunfire in Muktapur along their border in Meghalaya but a BDF official called it "accidental" firing. The ... Read more...

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Pak army fully prepared to answer any ‘misadventure’ from India: Kayani


February 24th, 2010 - 5:07 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Feb.24 (ANI): Pakistan Army Chief General Ashfaq Parvez Kayani has said that the Pakistani forces are fully prepared to give a befitting reply to any 'misadventure' from India.Speaking during a briefing ... Read more...

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PAF capable of responding to any threat with full force: Suleman


February 22nd, 2010 - 5:39 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Feb.22 (ANI): The Pakistan Air Force (PAF) is capable of responding to any threat with full force, PAF chief Air Chief Marshal Rao Qamar Suleman has said.Addressing the closing ceremony of ... Read more...

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Meghalaya villagers flee as Bangladesh guards open fire


February 18th, 2010 - 8:33 pm ICT by IANS
Shillong, Feb 18 (IANS) Several schools along the India-Bangladesh border have been closed and around 500 people fled their villages in Meghalaya due to "intermittent and unprovoked firing" by Bangladesh ... Read more...

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BSF tightens security on Bangladesh border after firing


February 16th, 2010 - 1:35 pm ICT by IANS
Shillong, Feb 16 (IANS) The Border Security Force (BSF) has tightened security along the India-Bangladesh border after Bangladesh's border guards have been resorting to "intermittent unprovoked firing" in south-western Meghalaya, officials said ... Read more...

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Ghosts come knocking on Vatsal Sheth’s door! Vatsal Sheth gets up and close to a ghost!


February 13th, 2010 - 3:37 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
February 13, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Chocolate boy Vatsal Sheth had an up, close and personal misadventure with none other than a ghost on the sets of his comedy film "Toh Baat ... Read more...

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Barbed wire cut on India-Pakistan border, red alert in Jammu and Kashmir


January 23rd, 2010 - 7:39 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Jan 23 (IANS) A red alert was sounded all across Jammu and Kashmir Saturday after a long stretch of the barbed wire fence on the India-Pakistan border was found cut. There ... Read more...

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‘Sherlock Holmes’ at elementary best yet again (IANS Film Review; Rating ***)


January 9th, 2010 - 2:56 pm ICT by IANS
By Joginder Tuteja Film: "Sherlock Holmes"; Cast: Robert Downey Jr., Jude Law, Rachel McAdams, Mark Strong;Director: Guy Ritchie; Rating: ***Trust filmmaker Guy Ritchie to keep reinventing himself with each outing. For someone ... Read more...

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South Dakota Woman Sets Blood Alcohol Record


January 3rd, 2010 - 8:26 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Rapid City, S.D., Jan 3, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Marguerite Engle has set a unique record, which she is surely not going to be very proud of in future. The 45 year ... Read more...

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US official quits over ‘cavalier, politically expedient’ Afghan war


October 28th, 2009 - 2:36 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Oct 28 (IANS) Differences within the Obama administration over America's war in Afghanistan have come to the fore with the resignation of a State Department official in protest ... Read more...

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Butt justifies Pak cricket coach being at mercy of captain, board


October 23rd, 2009 - 3:30 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Oct.23 (ANI): Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chief Ijaz Butt has said that the board has every right to sack the coach of the national squad if he is not liked by ... Read more...

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PCB seeking ICC assistance to facilitate Asif’s Dubai tour


October 14th, 2009 - 3:01 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Oct.14 (ANI): The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) is trying hard to help tainted fast bowler Mohammad Asif obtain clearance from the Dubai authorities to enable him to play in the one-day ... Read more...

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BSF-CRPF to jointly fight Naxals: Srivastava


October 5th, 2009 - 9:44 pm ICT by ANI
Wagah, Oct 5 (ANI): The Director General (DG) of the BSF, Raman Srivastava, today said that the Government has decided to strengthen the Border Security Force by deploying other paramilitary soldiers along ... Read more...

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Dope tests conducted on Afridi, Malik


September 29th, 2009 - 4:52 pm ICT by ANI
Johannesburg, Sep.29 (ANI): Pakistan all rounders Shahid Afridi and Shoaib Malik underwent regular dope tests here.This was the second such test conducted on Malik in the ongoing ICC Champions Trophy, The News ... Read more...

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Nepal ignores UN call on Charles Sobhraj


September 28th, 2009 - 3:57 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, Sep 28 (IANS) Even as Nepal's Prime Minister Madhav Kumar Nepal returned to Kathmandu Monday after assuring the UN General Assembly that his government was "fully committed to the ... Read more...

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Mohammad Asif undergoes dope test in Jo’burg ahead of India-Pak clash


September 25th, 2009 - 2:26 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Sep.25 (ANI): Disgraced Pakistani fast bowler Mohammad Asif underwent a dope test during a practice session in Johannesburg ahead of Pakistan's encounter with India in the ICC Champions Trophy."Asif has been ... Read more...

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Mohammad Asif set to return to international cricket


September 23rd, 2009 - 1:34 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Sep.23 (ANI): Tainted Pakistan fast bowler Mohammad Asif is set to return to international cricket on Wednesday in the Champions Trophy match against the West Indies.The Pakistani team is yet to ... Read more...

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