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18 killed in Afghan suicide bombing


June 20th, 2012 - 5:54 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, June 20 (IANS) A suicide bomber Wednesday blew himself up in Afghanistan's Khost city, killing at least 17 people and injuring 35 others, Xinhua reported.The attack took place around ... Read more...

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Delhi High Court directs DDA to take encroached land back


May 2nd, 2012 - 10:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 2 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Wednesday directed the Delhi Development Authority (DDA) to take suitable actions for taking back possession of land encroached by Delhi legislator ... Read more...

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Court notice over legislator’s encroachment of DDA land


February 23rd, 2012 - 1:10 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 22 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Wednesday issued notice to the central government and Delhi legislator Asif Mohammad Khan on a public suit seeking removal of illegal ... Read more...

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Three poachers arrested with chinkara parts


January 28th, 2012 - 11:39 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, Jan 28 (IANS) Three poachers were Saturday arrested and body remains of at least five chinkaras (Indian gazelle) recovered from them in Rajastan's Barmer district, police said. Two of ... Read more...

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Sitting, former MP owe MTNL over Rs.9 crore


November 22nd, 2011 - 10:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 22 (IANS) Sitting and former MPs from various parties owe a staggering Rs.9 crore to state-run telecom provider MTNL, over and above the free calls they ... Read more...

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Bhopal’s love affair with jeeps (Feature)


October 10th, 2011 - 1:27 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, Oct 10 (IANS) Bhopal has some of the world's oldest and finest jeeps. And these rare vehicles are not just showpieces in courtyards but actually ply on ... Read more...

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Indian, Pakistani parliamentarians push for easing visa regime


August 19th, 2011 - 8:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 19 (IANS) Calling for an "uninterrupted" dialogue between India and Pakistan, parliamentarians of the two countries Friday pushed for liberalizing the visa regime to ease travel ... Read more...

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Indian, Pakistani parliamentarians engage on people-centric issues


August 19th, 2011 - 12:47 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 18 (IANS) Seeking to expand the "constituency for peace", parliamentarians from India and Pakistan Thursday held wide-ranging discussions here on issues that focused on enhancing trust and ... Read more...

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India, Pakistan parliamentarians to hold dialogue next week


August 13th, 2011 - 5:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 13 (IANS) A 20-member multi-party parliamentary delegation from Pakistan will come here next week for a dialogue with Indian parliamentarians to explore ways to resolve humanitarian ... Read more...

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Call to protect the Taj ‘building’ in Pakistan


August 5th, 2011 - 1:10 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 5 (IANS) An imposing mansion built in 1920s, called the Taj building, in Pakistan's Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province faces threat from the construction of shops, say locals who have ... Read more...

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Afghan President Hamid Karzai’s aide shot dead in attack


July 18th, 2011 - 8:49 pm ICT by BNO News
KABUL, AFGHANISTAN (BNO NEWS) -- A close aide to Afghan President Hamid Karzai was among several people killed on Sunday during an attack on his residence, officials said on Monday.Presidential adviser and ... Read more...

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Karzai advisor, lawmaker shot dead in Kabul (Second Lead)


July 18th, 2011 - 8:17 am ICT by IANS
Kabul, July 18 (IANS) Jan Mohammad Khan, an advisor to Afghan President Hamid Karzai and a former provincial governor, was shot dead along with a visiting lawmaker during a ... Read more...

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Advisor to Afghan president shot dead (Lead)


July 18th, 2011 - 4:00 am ICT by IANS
Kabul, July 18 (IANS) Taliban militants Sunday shot dead an advisor to Afghan President Hamid Karzai along with a visiting lawmaker at his house here, Xinhua reported.Jan Mohammad Khan, ... Read more...

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Karzai’s advisor shot dead


July 18th, 2011 - 2:27 am ICT by IANS
Kabul, July 18 (IANS) Gunmen Sunday shot dead an advisor to Afghan President Hamid Karzai at his house here, Xinhua reported.Jan Mohammad Khan, former governor of Uruzgan province and ... Read more...

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Pakistan traders surprised over Osama killing


May 2nd, 2011 - 8:45 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, May 2 (IANS) Pakistani traders, who are here to participate in a "Made in Pakistan" trade show, expressed big surprise at the killing of Al Qaeda leader Osama bin ... Read more...

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Guard loots own bank in Karachi of Rs.9 million


April 15th, 2011 - 1:20 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, April 15 (IANS) A security guard reported for work at a bank in Karachi and then called in his accomplices who took away Rs.9 million in cash after holding ... Read more...

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Arjun Singh had admirers galore in BJP


March 5th, 2011 - 8:19 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, March 5 (IANS) A political adversary undoubtedly -- but veteran Congress leader Arjun Singh had a lot of admirers in the Bharatiya Janata Party who termed his death ... Read more...

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Missing US girl, 13, fled her home ‘to avoid arranged marriage in Pakistan’


March 4th, 2011 - 12:48 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 4 (ANI): A 13-year-old California girl, who had been missing for more than a week, left home as she was terrified of her mother and stepfather's alleged plan to ... Read more...

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Mosque demolition: Contempt plea filed against Dikshit


January 15th, 2011 - 8:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 15 (IANS) People from a south Delhi neighbourhood Saturday moved the Delhi High Court seeking initiation of contempt of court proceedings against Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit and Shahi Imam ... Read more...

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Journalist shot dead in Pakistan


December 15th, 2010 - 1:29 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Dec 15 (IANS) A journalist was shot dead in Khuzdar town in Pakistan's Balochistan province, police said Wednesday.Mohammad Khan Sasoli, who was president of Khuzdar Press Club, was gunned down ... Read more...

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Asian Games billiards: Advani sneaks into semis, Sethi knocked out (Roundup)


November 13th, 2010 - 9:36 pm ICT by IANS
Guangzhou, Nov 13 (IANS) India had a successful day in cue sports with Pankaj Advani looking good for his title defence as he edged past Praput Chaithanasakun of Thailand 3-2 to enter ... Read more...

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PCB chief Butt to skip NA’s grilling session


October 10th, 2010 - 6:05 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Oct 10 (ANI): Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Chairman Ijaz Butt will not be attending the meeting called by the National Assembly Standing Committee on Sports in Islamabad on October 12, as ... Read more...

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Shia cleric comes to Mahmoodabad ex-royal’s rescue


August 6th, 2010 - 12:24 am ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Aug 5 (IANS) Prominent Shia scholar and cleric Maulana Kalbe Jawaad Thursday sprung a surprise by coming out in support of the erstwhile royal of Mahmoodabad who was suddenly deprived ... Read more...

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Afghan president’s advisor survives attack


August 4th, 2010 - 9:12 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, Aug 4 (DPA) A senior Afghan official Wednesday survived an attack in southern Afghanistan, but another explosion in the region killed five private security guards, officials said. Jan Mohammad Khan, President ... Read more...

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Heart of Indian culture lies in Islam: Khurshid


July 26th, 2010 - 10:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 26 (IANS) Minority Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid Monday said Islam has played a "great role" in shaping the country's "Indianness" in terms of art, culture and social behaviour. "Islam stands ... Read more...

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Islam stands for peace, brotherhood and prosperity: Salman Khurshid


July 26th, 2010 - 10:06 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 26 (ANI): Minister of State for Corporate and Minority Affairs Salman Khurshid on Monday said Islam stands for peace, brotherhood and prosperity.Khurshid stressed Islam has played a great role ... Read more...

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Pak National Assembly committee chairman slams PCB policies


June 1st, 2010 - 2:21 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, June 1(ANI): The chairman of the Pakistan National Assembly (NA) Standing Committee on Sports, Iqbal Mohammad Khan, has slammed the Pakistan Cricket Board's (PCB) decision to revoke the one-year ban on ... Read more...

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Butt claims he was ‘under pressure’ to pardon Malik


May 25th, 2010 - 1:05 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, May 25(ANI): Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Chairman Ijaz Butt has revealed that he was under pressure to pardon all-rounder Shoaib Malik, but he thwarted the efforts as it would be unjust ... Read more...

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Pak legal experts oppose ‘release of terror suspects on bail’


April 26th, 2010 - 4:34 pm ICT by ANI
Peshawar, Apr 26(ANI): Pakistan's legal experts have said that the Anti-Terrorism (Amendment) Ordinance 2009 will become ineffective if courts in the country begin ordering the release of terror suspects on bail under ... Read more...

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JKLF chairman Yasin Malik detained


April 19th, 2010 - 1:53 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, April 19 (IANS) Muhammad Yasin Malik, chairman of the Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF), was detained by the police while he was on his way to Kupwara in north Kashmir's ... Read more...

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Body of 70 year ‘militant’ exhumed, handed to family (Lead)


April 17th, 2010 - 10:13 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, April 17 (IANS) The body of a 70-year-old "terrorist" killed by the army in north Kashmir's Kupwara district was exhumed Saturday after his family refuted claims that he was a separatist ... Read more...

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Kashmir man claims slain father was no terrorist


April 17th, 2010 - 3:43 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, April 17 (IANS) The family of a 70-year-old man killed by the army on April 14 in north Kashmir's Kupwara district has refuted claims that he was a separatist guerrilla. "Raj Mohammad ... Read more...

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Audit reports unearths massive 500 m rupee financial scam in PCB


March 20th, 2010 - 1:01 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Mar.20 (ANI): An audit report of the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has revealed massive financial irregularities in the board amounting to over 500 million rupees.According to a report of the ... Read more...

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Supporters of MP, legislator clash in Delhi


March 15th, 2010 - 9:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 15 (IANS) Supporters of Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) legislator Asif Mohammad Khan and Congress MP Parvez Hashmi clashed outside a police station following an altercation late Sunday, police said ... Read more...

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Pakistan ’s Domestic Violence Bill lapses


December 25th, 2009 - 5:03 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Dec 25(ANI): The Pakistan National Assembly's unanimously passed bill against domestic violence to protect women, children and families vulnerable to crimes at home has not become a law, as the Government ... Read more...

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