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NATO soldier killed in Afghan blast


September 9th, 2012 - 9:38 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, Sep 9 (IANS) A soldier with the NATO-led coalition was killed Sunday in a blast in southern Afghanistan, the military alliance said in a statement."An International Security Assistance ... Read more...

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Ensure safety of Sri Lankans in India: Amnesty


September 6th, 2012 - 9:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 6 (IANS) Rights group Amnesty International Thursday asked the Tamil Nadu government to ensure safety of Sri Lankans visiting India and investigate the recent attacks on them."The ... Read more...

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NATO soldier killed in Afghanistan


September 3rd, 2012 - 11:05 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, Sep 3 (IANS) A NATO soldier was killed in southern Afghanistan on Monday, the military alliance said."An International Security Assistance Force service member died following an improvised ... Read more...

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Manipur pushes back 60 suspected Bangladeshis


September 2nd, 2012 - 4:48 pm ICT by IANS
Imphal, Sep 2 (IANS) Authorities in Manipur have pushed back into Assam 60 suspected Bangladeshis, an official said Sunday.Manipur Police have launched a crackdown in several parts of the state ... Read more...

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Man jailed for trafficking heroin in Russia


August 28th, 2012 - 8:17 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Aug 27 (IANS) A court in Russia has sentenced a foreigner to six years in a high security prison for trafficking 14.5 kg of heroin in the country, ... Read more...

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Kyrgyzstan court bans ‘extremist’ rap song


July 25th, 2012 - 7:14 pm ICT by IANS
Bishkek, July 25 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A court in the Kyrgyz city of Osh, where violent ethnic clashes claimed hundreds of lives in 2010, has banned an Uzbek-language rap song for ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Passenger dies mid-air during Mexico-Belgium flight


May 23rd, 2012 - 11:50 pm ICT by BNO News
SHANNON, IRELAND (BNO NEWS) -- A Jetairfly passenger plane flying from Mexico to Belgium made an emergency landing in Ireland on Wednesday morning after one of its passengers became unwell in mid-air, ... Read more...

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In Europe, Irish fantasise the most about sex


May 16th, 2012 - 9:08 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 16 (IANS) Irish people fantasise about sex more than the folks living in any other European country, according to a study which also says that it is the ... Read more...

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Intending underpant bomber was British double agent


May 11th, 2012 - 11:48 am ICT by IANS
London, May 11 (IANS) The man who aborted the plot of killing hundreds of passengers on a US-bound jet with an underpants bomb was a British double agent, The Sun ... Read more...

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No evidence of racial bias against Dana: Amity varsity


May 4th, 2012 - 7:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 4 (IANS) No evidence of racial bias has been found against MBA student Dana Sangma, who allegedly committed suicide at the Amity University in Haryana, officials of ... Read more...

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Jai Gulabrai looks like an Indian, has the heart of a Ghanaian (With Image)


April 16th, 2012 - 1:10 pm ICT by IANS
Accra, April 16 (IANS) He looks every inch an Indian. But that is all about 67-year-old Jai Gulabrai because he has adapted to all of Ghana's ways and is a ... Read more...

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Sukhwinder sings for Aamir’s TV show


March 18th, 2012 - 4:18 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 18 (IANS) Sukhwinder Singh has sung a 22-minute song for actor-producer Aamir Khan's TV reality show "Satyameva Jayate". The Bollywood singer says the star's involvement and dedication ... Read more...

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Don’t deprive Pakistani prisoners of rights, dignity: Apex court


February 28th, 2012 - 10:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 28 (IANS) The Supreme Court Tuesday said that Pakistani nationals who are languishing in Indian jails long after completing their jail sentences could not be deprived ... Read more...

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Man in Afghan army uniform kills NATO soldier


February 1st, 2012 - 2:57 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, Feb 1 (IANS) A man in Afghan army uniform shot dead a NATO soldier in restive southern Afghanistan, authorities said Wednesday."An individual wearing an Afghan National Army uniform ... Read more...

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NATO soldier killed in Afghan attack


January 22nd, 2012 - 7:44 am ICT by IANS
Kabul, Jan 22 (IANS) A NATO soldier was killed Saturday in an insurgent attack in Afghanistan, the NATO-led International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) said.However, the statement did not reveal the ... Read more...

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NATO troop killed in Afghanistan


January 6th, 2012 - 5:20 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, Jan 6 (IANS) A soldier of the NATO-led International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) was killed in an insurgent attack Friday, increasing the number of casualties to four since Thursday, ... Read more...

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Teen dies climbing Britain’s highest peak


January 1st, 2012 - 9:32 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 1 (IANS) A 19-year-old has died trying to climb Britain's highest mountain Scafell Pike in snowy conditions, police said.The teenager -- whose name and nationality were not disclosed ... Read more...

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I am focusing on Australian Open: Sania


December 19th, 2011 - 8:58 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 19 (IANS) India's tennis star Sania Mirza says she has set her sights on the 2012 Australian Open."I am focusing on Australian Open and preparing hard for it. ... Read more...

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Kidnapped Venezuelan baseball player rescued


November 13th, 2011 - 6:02 pm ICT by IANS
Caracas, Nov 13 (IANS/EFE) Venezuelan baseball player Wilson Ramos, who was kidnapped last week, has been found alive in a mountainous region, a minister has announced.Ramos was found in an ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

ICAO adopts India’s stand against EU aviation norms


November 11th, 2011 - 10:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 11 (IANS) The Indian government Friday said that a working paper presented by it to the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) against aviation emission norms proposed by ... Read more...

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Baby born on Philippine Airlines flight has no nationality


September 23rd, 2011 - 8:15 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Sept 23 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A child who was born in an Air Philippine flight does not have a nationality because he was not born on the shores of any country. ... Read more...

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Don’t need certificate from politicians: Ramdev


September 20th, 2011 - 10:36 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Sep 20 (IANS) Calling upon people to stand united against corruption, yoga guru Baba Ramdev Tuesday said " I don't need any certificate" from any political outfit to prove ... Read more...

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Man wanted in US for slashing women’s bottoms


September 18th, 2011 - 10:01 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 18 (IANS/EFE) Police are looking for a man of Peruvian nationality, who is accused of slashing with a razor the bottoms of at least nine women in Virginia ... Read more...

Posted in World |

NATO soldier dies of non-battle injury in Afghanistan


September 18th, 2011 - 5:37 am ICT by IANS
Kabul, Sep 18 (IANS) A NATO soldier has died in Afghanistan of a non-battle related injury, the military alliance said in a statement."An International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) service member ... Read more...

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I conferred with ISI on Kasab’s Pakistani identity: Sacked official


September 17th, 2011 - 2:10 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Sep 17 (IANS) Pakistan's sacked National Security Adviser Mahmood Durrani has claimed that he had "written authority and had conferred with the ISI" chief before admitting before the ... Read more...

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Two brothers abducted, freed in Pakistan


September 13th, 2011 - 12:59 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Sep 13 (IANS) Two brothers were kidnapped in Pakistan's Quetta city, but were set free after a few hours."Two brothers, one of them having American nationality, were going to ... Read more...

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Interpol issues arrest warrants against Gaddafi


September 9th, 2011 - 6:24 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 9 (IANS) Interpol has issued arrest warrants against ousted Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi, his son Saif al-Islam, and intelligence chief Abdullah al-Senussi, Sky News reported.The International Criminal Court ... Read more...

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Britons appalled as criminals not deported: Indian-origin MP


September 8th, 2011 - 3:18 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 8 (IANS) The British public were "appalled" to see dangerous criminals, including rapists, hiding behind human rights plea and escaping deportation from Britain, Indian-origin MP Priti Patel has ... Read more...

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China says it’s a major contributor to anti-terror


August 25th, 2011 - 6:52 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Aug 25 (IANS) China said Thursday it has contributed greatly to the global fight against terrorism and urged the international community to fully respect its domestic concerns.Foreign Ministry spokesman ... Read more...

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12 mn across the world have no citizenship: UN


August 25th, 2011 - 6:24 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 25 (IANS) Some 12 million people across the world do not have citizenship of any country, and are being denied basic human rights as a result, the UN ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Zoe Saldana stars in action film


August 24th, 2011 - 11:52 am ICT by IANS
Miami, Aug 24 (IANS/EFE) Actress Zoe Saldana in her latest film "Colombiana" plays a young woman out to revenge the murder of her parents that she watched in horror as ... Read more...

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25 migrants found dead as boat reaches Italy


August 1st, 2011 - 4:07 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, Aug 1 (IANS) At least 25 migrants - as yet of unknown nationality - were found dead Monday in a boat carrying nearly 300 refugees to an Italian island, ... Read more...

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Man disguised as Afghan armyman kills NATO soldier


July 17th, 2011 - 12:11 am ICT by IANS
Kabul, July 16 (IANS) A man dressed as an Afghan armyman killed a soldier with the NATO-led International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) Saturday, Xinhua reported."An individual wearing an Afghan National ... Read more...

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Unique ID project set to meet target: Nilekani


June 17th, 2011 - 7:09 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, June 17 (IANS) The target of generating 600 million unique ID cards by 2014 would be achieved, Nandan Nilekani, chairman of the Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI), said ... Read more...

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Indian gets Togo’s highest civilian award (With Images)


June 16th, 2011 - 5:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 16 (IANS) The republic of Togo in western Africa has bestowed its highest civilian award to an Indian national, Chander Verma, the country's former honorary consul in ... Read more...

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