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BSF contingent leaving for UN mission in Haiti


December 21st, 2011 - 11:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 21 (IANS) A contingent of the Border Security Force (BSF) is leaving for Haiti in the Caribbean on a United Nations stabilisation mission there.The 160-member paramilitary unit ... Read more...

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260 new graduates join Afghan National Police


December 15th, 2011 - 8:08 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, Dec 15 (IANS) More than 260 new graduates Thursday joined the Afghan National Police (ANP) after completion of training, a top official said.The graduates were trained at a police ... Read more...

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Three Afghan Taliban killed, 32 held


December 11th, 2011 - 3:11 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, Dec 11 (IANS) Three Taliban insurgents were killed and 32 arrested during a series of joint military operations carried out in various Afghan provinces over the last 24 ... Read more...

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NSG regional hub inaugurated in Hyderabad


December 6th, 2011 - 12:36 am ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Dec 5 (IANS) Union Home Minister P. Chidambaram Monday inaugurated a regional hub of the elite anti-terror National Security Guard (NSG) here. The hub has come up at a ... Read more...

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42 Taliban killed, 37 held in Afghanistan


December 4th, 2011 - 2:23 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, Dec 4 (IANS) At least 42 Taliban militants have been killed and 37 arrested in a nationwide anti-terrorism crackdown in Afghanistan, the interior ministry said Sunday.The militants were ... Read more...

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Three Taliban killed, 29 held in Afghanistan


December 1st, 2011 - 10:03 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, Dec 1 (IANS) At least three Taliban militants were killed and 29 captured in a country-wide "clean-up" operation in Afghanistan, the interior ministry said Thursday.The Afghan National Police ... Read more...

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Death toll rises to 12 after bridge collapses on Indonesia’s Borneo island


November 28th, 2011 - 5:28 pm ICT by BNO News
JAKARTA (BNO NEWS) -- The death toll after a bridge collapsed on the Indonesian island of Borneo during the weekend has risen to at least twelve, officials said on Monday. More than ... Read more...

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13 Taliban insurgents killed in Afghanistan


November 26th, 2011 - 4:40 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, Nov 26 (IANS) At least 13 insurgents were killed and 17 suspects detained by Afghan police during security operations over the last 24 hours, the Afghan interior ministry ... Read more...

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Haitian government plane makes emergency landing in Cuba


November 16th, 2011 - 3:19 pm ICT by BNO News
HAVANA, CUBA (BNO NEWS) -- A Haitian government plane carrying several officials made an emergency landing in Cuba on Tuesday, local media reported on Wednesday. There were no injuries.The turboprop aircraft was ... Read more...

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Sex with Facebook friend adds new twist to Roebuck’s death


November 14th, 2011 - 10:00 pm ICT by IANS
Cape Town, Nov 14 (IANS) The mysterious death of noted cricket columnist Peter Roebuck took an interesting twist after it was revealed that he allegedly sexually assaulted a friend ... Read more...

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Five Pakistani militants killed in Afghanistan


November 8th, 2011 - 6:35 am ICT by IANS
Kabul, Nov 8 (IANS) Five Pakistani militants have been killed in Afghanistan's Kandahar province by the Afghan National Police (ANP), the provincial government said.Another Afghan militant was also killed ... Read more...

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Chidambaram asks police officers to outsmart adversaries


November 5th, 2011 - 6:27 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Nov 5 (IANS) Union Home Minister P. Chidambaram Saturday said the police needed to equip themselves on par with their adversaries in the changing times."Policing is changing dramatically, ... Read more...

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Insurgents attack animal clinic near UN offices in southern Afghanistan


October 31st, 2011 - 7:23 pm ICT by BNO News
KANDAHAR, AFGHANISTAN (BNO NEWS) -- Six people were killed on early Monday morning when a small group of insurgents attacked an animal clinic near offices belonging to the United Nations in southern ... Read more...

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24 militants killed in Afghanistan


October 22nd, 2011 - 3:20 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, Oct 22 (IANS) As many as 24 Taliban insurgents were killed and 10 captured by security forces in Afghanistan, authorities said Saturday."Afghan National Police, Afghan army and coalition ... Read more...

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11 militants killed, 19 held in Afghanistan


October 9th, 2011 - 6:58 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, Oct 9 (IANS) At least 11 insurgents were killed and 19 detained by the Afghan police backed by the army and NATO-led coalition forces in different parts of ... Read more...

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Two shot dead in beauty parlour


September 28th, 2011 - 11:50 am ICT by IANS
Guatemala City, Sep 28 (IANS/EFE) Two women were fatally shot at a beauty parlour in the Guatemalan capital, a police official said.Jaime Otzin, head of the national police, said the ... Read more...

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35 cyber criminals held in Indonesia


September 28th, 2011 - 12:06 am ICT by IANS
Jakarta, Sep 27 (IANS/AKI) At least 35 Chinese and Taiwanese have been arrested in Indonesia for their involvement in cyber crime, police said Tuesday.The suspects were arrested in the capital ... Read more...

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High-tech drug submarine seized in Colombia


September 27th, 2011 - 11:38 am ICT by IANS
Bogota, Sep 27 (IANS/EFE) Colombian police seized a drug-smuggling submarine equipped with GPS navigation, external cameras and satellite telephones, authorities said Monday.The submarine has capacity to carry four tonnes of ... Read more...

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14 militants killed in Afghanistan


September 10th, 2011 - 6:45 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, Sep 10 (IANS) At least 14 suspected Taliban militants have been killed and 21 arrested in police operations across Afghanistan, the interior ministry said Saturday.The Afghan National Police ... Read more...

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Pakistani woman police officer wins UN award


August 28th, 2011 - 2:38 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 28 (IANS) A Pakistani woman police officer has won the International Female Police Peacekeeper Award 2011 instituted by the UN.Shahzadi Gulfam, a deputy superintendent of police in Punjab ... Read more...

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18 Taliban killed in Afghanistan


August 13th, 2011 - 11:52 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, Aug 13 (IANS) At least 18 Taliban militants were killed and 31 detained in a day-long operation in Afghanistan, the interior ministry said Saturday.The Afghan National Police, in ... Read more...

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Bali bomb suspect Umar Petek extradited from Pakistan to Indonesia


August 11th, 2011 - 8:31 pm ICT by BNO News
JAKARTA, INDONESIA (BNO NEWS) -- Indonesia's National Police on Thursday confirmed that Bali bomb suspect Umar Petek arrived in the nation's capital after being extradited from Pakistan.National Police spokesman Inspector General Anton ... Read more...

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13 insurgents killed in Afghanistan


August 4th, 2011 - 6:54 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, Aug 4 (IANS) At least 13 Taliban militants have been killed and 16 detained by Afghan police, said Afghanistan's interior ministry Thursday."Afghan National Police (ANP), with the assistance ... Read more...

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Journalist slain in Dominican Republic


August 3rd, 2011 - 12:17 pm ICT by IANS
Santo Domingo, Aug 3 (IANS/EFE) A Dominican journalist who reported on alleged ties between a prosecutor and drug traffickers was kidnapped and killed in the eastern city of La Romana, ... Read more...

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Suitcase containing $600,000 seized in Panama


August 2nd, 2011 - 11:20 am ICT by IANS
Panama City, Aug 2 (IANS/EFE) Drug enforcement agents seized a suitcase containing $600,000 in cash at Panama City's Tocumen International Airport that apparently belonged to drug traffickers, officials said.The suitcase ... Read more...

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Norway gunman says he acted alone (Second Lead)


July 24th, 2011 - 7:24 pm ICT by IANS
Oslo, July 24 (IANS) The gunman who peppered a youth camp in Norway with bullets and is linked to a massive bombing in the capital that claimed 92 lives, says ... Read more...

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Thailand places 25 provinces under close watch before general election


June 29th, 2011 - 7:32 am ICT by BNO News
BANGKOK (BNO NEWS) -- Thailand's National Police Bureau on Tuesday put 25 provinces nationwide under close watch before the general election on July 3.Thai News Agency MCOT reported that commandos have been ... Read more...

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25 percent of Britons to be added to police database


June 17th, 2011 - 2:39 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 17 (IANS) The identities of 25 percent of the British population will now be added to the national police database.The database run by the National Policing Improvement Agency ... Read more...

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2002 Bali bombing suspect arrested


June 14th, 2011 - 8:38 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, June 14 (IANS) Police in Indonesia said Tuesday they have arrested a suspected terrorist for his role in the 2002 bombing on Bali island that killed 202 people, it ... Read more...

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16 terror suspects held in Indonesia


June 13th, 2011 - 9:29 pm ICT by IANS
Jakarta, June 13 (IANS/AKI) Indonesian police Monday claimed to have arrested 16 people, suspected to be involved in terrorist activities.The arrests were made in five provinces since last Thursday by ... Read more...

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Al Qaeda-linked terrorist held in Malaysia


June 11th, 2011 - 12:51 am ICT by IANS
Johor, June 10 (IANS/AKI) An Indonesian linked with an Al Qaeda-affiliated terror outfit has been arrested in Malaysia, police said Friday.Abdul Haris bin Shuhadi is linked to the Southeast Asian ... Read more...

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Thailand to deploy 100,000 police for general election


June 7th, 2011 - 9:45 pm ICT by BNO News
BANGKOK (BNO NEWS) -- Thailand's National Police Bureau announced on Tuesday that it will deploy 100,000 officers to polling stations nationwide for its July 3 general election, MCOT Online news reported.National police ... Read more...

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Saleh’s family preventing vice-president from taking full power


June 6th, 2011 - 7:15 pm ICT by IANS
Riyadh, June 6 (IANS/AKI) Yemeni president Ali Abdullah Saleh's family is working to prevent the country's vice president from taking full power while he is in neighbouring Saudi Arabia recovering ... Read more...

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Kabul base attack raises question about Afghan troop loyalty


April 28th, 2011 - 6:08 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr.28 (ANI): The shooting of eight foreign soldiers and a contractor by an Afghan Air Force officer has once again raised questions about security maintenance inside government or military installations, ... Read more...

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Failed Talban suicide bomber shot in Afghanistan was ‘British sleeper’


April 24th, 2011 - 4:26 pm ICT by ANI
Kabul, Apr 24 (ANI): A Talban suicide bomber who was shot dead before being able to blow himself up in Afghanistan's defence headquarters was allegedly a sleeper agent from Britain.The Daily ... Read more...

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