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Wartsila India to add 500 MW power in O&M; division

June 27th, 2012 - 6:44 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, June 27 (IANS) Energy and marine power solutions company Wartsila India Ltd. will shortly beef up its operations and maintenance (O&M;) portfolio by adding another 500 MW capacity, taking ... Read more...

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China deletes 400,000 weblinks for copyright violation

November 10th, 2011 - 12:19 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, Nov 9 (IANS) As part of the country's efforts to crackdown on rampant infringements, the Copyright Protection Center of China has deleted over 400,000 unauthorised internet audio video links ... Read more...

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Osama’s son threatens to sue US

May 11th, 2011 - 8:46 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 11 (IANS) Osama Bin Laden's son Omar has condemned the killing of his father and threatened to take legal action against the US, a media report said Wednesday.Omar, ... Read more...

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Smartphone apps leak sensitive info to advertisers

September 30th, 2010 - 5:48 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 30 (ANI): Open-to-all smartphone applications from various sources are leaking consumers' private information to online advertisers, according to a joint study by Intel Labs, Penn State, and Duke University.Researchers ... Read more...

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Smartphone applications circulate private information

September 30th, 2010 - 4:09 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 30 (IANS) A research has found that publicly available cell-phone applications are releasing customers' personal information to online advertisers.Researchers from Intel Labs, Penn State and Duke Universities have developed ... Read more...

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Don’t send troops to Afghanistan, Taliban warns Bangladesh

September 28th, 2010 - 4:03 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Sep 28 (IANS) The Taliban has warned Bangladesh against sending its troops to Afghanistan after the US asked Dhaka to send its forces to the war-ravaged country. The Taliban Monday told ... Read more...

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Al-Qaeda magazine urges killing of ‘anyone who commits blasphemy’

July 12th, 2010 - 6:09 pm ICT by ANI
Dubai, July 12(ANI): An Al-Qaeda magazine article, written by US-born Yemeni cleric Anwar al-Awlaki, has called for the execution of anyone who commits blasphemy."The proper solution to this growing campaign of ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Mystery looms over LiLo’s sobriety at MTV Awards

June 19th, 2010 - 1:48 pm ICT by ANI
New York, June 19 (ANI): Was Lindsay Lohan drunk at the MTV awards? Well, that still remains a mystery amidst mixed reports.According to, Lohan's alcohol level ranged from .03 to ... Read more...

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Pak downplays involvement of Tehreek-e-Taliban in Times Square bomb attempt

May 3rd, 2010 - 12:21 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 3 (ANI): The claim made by the Tehreek-e-Taliban of being involved in an attempted car bomb attack in New York's Times Square has been downplayed by Pakistani intelligence officials, ... Read more...

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39 migrants rescued off Spanish coast

April 26th, 2010 - 10:43 am ICT by IANS
Madrid, April 26 (IANS/EFE) At least 39 migrants, including a few from Bangladesh, have been rescued off the coast of Granada province in southern Spain, officials have said. The majority of the migrants ... Read more...

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12 killed in Iraq blast (Lead)

February 19th, 2010 - 12:05 am ICT by IANS
Baghdad, Feb 18 (DPA) At least 12 people were killed and 20 injured when a suicide bomber struck in the western Iraqi city of Ramadi Thursday, police told DPA. The attack took place ... Read more...

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Al Qaeda owns triple Baghdad bombings

January 27th, 2010 - 9:31 pm ICT by IANS
Baghdad, Jan 27 (DPA) An umbrella Islamist group that includes Al Qaeda's Iraqi wing has claimed responsibility for Monday's triple car bombing that killed 38 people in central Baghdad, a monitoring service ... Read more...

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Taliban releases video of captured US soldier

December 25th, 2009 - 4:59 pm ICT by IANS
Cairo, Dec 25 (DPA) The Taliban Friday released a video purporting to show US soldier Bowe Bergdahl, who was captured in Afghanistan nearly six months ago. The US military has not yet ... Read more...

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YouTube videos, sex, porn top children’s Internet searches

August 12th, 2009 - 2:47 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Aug 12 (ANI): A new survey has revealed that watching YouTube videos, looking up "sex", socialising and searching for search engines are the popular activities children perform on the Internet. The ... Read more...

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Al Qaeda threatens to attack France over burqa ‘ban’ issue

July 1st, 2009 - 5:50 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 1 (ANI): Al-Qaeda has asked Muslims to retaliate against France for its opposition to the burqa, and threatened to attack the country, according to SITE Intelligence, the US monitoring service. ... Read more...

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Jihadist calls for launching Islamic propaganda on Facebook

December 11th, 2008 - 2:18 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec.11 (ANI): An Islamic jihadist forum member who urged supporters to upload propaganda videos onto YouTube has called for a similar "Facebook invasion". US-based monitoring service SITE Intelligence Group reported that ... Read more...

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Member of Jihadist forum calls for YouTube Invasion

December 4th, 2008 - 5:27 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 4 (ANI): A member of a jihadist forum has urged supporters to wage a ''YouTube Invasion'' by uploading propaganda videos to the Google-owned website.The SITE Intelligence Group, a US-based ... Read more...

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Al Qaeda in North Africa issues new threats

September 23rd, 2008 - 1:05 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 23 (Xinhua) The Al Qaeda terror network in North Africa has issued new threats against Western targets, a US terrorism monitoring service said."Unite around the jihad that is the only ... Read more...

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Saudi diplomat-turned cleric says Mickey Mouse must die

September 16th, 2008 - 1:16 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept.16 (ANI): A former Saudi diplomat-turned cleric, Sheikh Muhammad Munajid, has described Walt Disney cartoon character Mickey Mouse as "one of Satan''s soldiers" who turns everything around it impure. The cleric, ... Read more...

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World has conducted over 700 n-tests in 50 years: Russia

May 13th, 2008 - 5:51 pm ICT by admin
RIA Novosti Moscow, May 13 (RIA Novosti) Up to 730 nuclear tests have been conducted in the past 50 years by the US, China, France, India, and Pakistan, a Russian defence ministry official ... Read more...

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