American terrorist released after 15 years in Peruvian prison

May 28th, 2010 - 2:17 am ICT by BNO News
LIMA, PERU (BNO NEWS) -- Lori Berenson, a New York native jailed in Peru since 1995 for collaborating with leftist Tupac Amaru Revolutionary Movement (MRTA), was released from prison Thursday.Berenson, sentenced to ... Read more...

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Jailed for 15 years, US woman wants to be pastry chef

May 26th, 2010 - 12:47 pm ICT by IANS
Lima, May 26 (IANS/EFE) An American woman, who spent 15 years in a Peruvian prison for helping rebels plan an attack on the parliament, has been granted parole and wants to work ... Read more...

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U.S. State Department issues travel warning for Thailand

May 15th, 2010 - 11:37 pm ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) -- The United States on Saturday issued a travel warning for Thailand as violence continues to grip the country's capital.The U.S. State Department warned U.S. citizens against traveling ... Read more...

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Hindustan Aeronautics to fly light combat chopper soon

November 21st, 2009 - 12:40 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Nov 20 (IANS) A prototype of the light combat helicopter (LCH), designed and developed by the state-run Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd (HAL), is set for its maiden flight soon, a top ... Read more...

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India, Russia agree to extend military cooperation for 10 years

October 15th, 2009 - 5:37 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct 15 (ANI): India and Russia are likely to sign two major agreements to boost defence cooperation between the two countries during Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh's visit to ... Read more...

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MRTA Governor resigns to seek position as Governor of Bangkok

September 2nd, 2008 - 9:57 am ICT by Amrit Rashmisrisethi
Governor of the Mass Rapid Transit Authority (MRTA) Prapas Jongsanguan (ประภัสร์ จงสงวน) has submitted his resignation from the position to fulfill his plan to run for governor of Bangkok. The authority's administration ... Read more...

Posted in Thailand |

India to raise 26 percent cap in defence FDI

April 23rd, 2008 - 8:50 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, April 23 (IANS) India will raise the 26 percent cap on foreign direct investment (FDI) in the defence manufacturing sector to enable the co-development with Russia of a multi-role transport ... Read more...

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