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Italian drugs, arms racket busted, 20 held


June 16th, 2012 - 6:53 am ICT by IANS
Rome, June 16 (IANS) At least 20 people were arrested and massive quantities of cocaine seized after a drug-trafficking ring was busted in Italy.The ring was based in the northeastern ... Read more...

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India, Thailand ink six pacts; to boost anti-terror cooperation (Lead)


January 25th, 2012 - 11:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 25 (IANS) Seeking to upgrade their ties to a strategic partnership, India and Thailand Wednesday signed six pacts in areas ranging from defence and security to ... Read more...

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Mullen’s comments on ISI’s role in Afghanistan not new: PM


September 27th, 2011 - 11:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Tuesday said the recent disclosure by Admiral Mike Mullen, the Chairman of the US Joint Chiefs of Staff, about the ... Read more...

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Doping mess: Coach sacked; government, IOA in blamegame (Roundup)


July 5th, 2011 - 9:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 5 (IANS) The sports ministry, the Indian Olympic Association (IOA) and the Athletics Federation of India (AFI) Tuesday indulged in a blamegame over rampant doping after Ukrainian coach ... Read more...

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British firms ignored international trade sanctions on Iran to further trade: WikiLeaks


February 3rd, 2011 - 6:38 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 3(ANI): British companies were selling or leasing items to Iranian companies which were the subject of international trade sanctions, according to classified US diplomatic cables released by WikiLeaks.One of the ... Read more...

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Open core areas of wildlife parks to tourists: Khurshid


January 7th, 2011 - 8:43 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Jan 7 (IANS) Union Minister for Corporate and Minority Affairs Salman Khurshid Friday expressed the need for opening core areas in wildlife parks to tourists.Speaking at the 'Billy Arjan Singh Memorial ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Yash Raj Films Television Is Back Again With A Bang


December 31st, 2010 - 3:42 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Yash Raj Films Television has always managed to woo the audiences with their great storyline and fresh content.YRF television is a part of famous Yash Raj films and they have been ... Read more...

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Maoists in Bihar ideologically weak: Sharad Yadav


October 27th, 2010 - 6:46 pm ICT by ANI
Patna (Bihar), Oct. 27 (ANI): Maoists in Bihar are ideologically weak, Janata Dal-United (JD -U) chief Sharad Yadav said on Wednesday."The ultras in Bihar are pseudo-Maoists, and carry out their nefarious ... Read more...

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Dope on beaches: Karnataka does not want to go the Goa way


October 13th, 2010 - 10:05 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Oct 13 (IANS) Karnataka does not want to go the Goa way, as far as drug abuse on its beaches is concerned, a top Karnataka tourism official told reporters here highlighting ... Read more...

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ISI helping militants to establish terror network in Punjab: Police chief


July 20th, 2010 - 7:37 pm ICT by ANI
By Ravinder Singh RobinAmritsar, July 20 (ANI): The Director General of Police in Punjab, P.S. Gill, on Tuesday said that Pakistan's Inter Services Intelligence (ISI) is helping terrorists to penetrate into East ... Read more...

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Malaysian criminal’s move to fake his murder in India exposes him


July 9th, 2010 - 1:43 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, July 9 (ANI): Malaysian criminal Michael Soosai's decision to fake his murder in southern India eventually backfired on him, and exposed his nefarious activities, including forgery, intimidation, harassment and murder. ... Read more...

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Militant groups gathering funds through charity events in Pak Punjab: Report


June 23rd, 2010 - 5:17 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, June 23 (ANI): In what certainly raises questions over the Pakistani leadership's constant denial regarding the presence of extremist organisations in the Punjab province, intelligence authorities have confirmed that at ... Read more...

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Flood of Waziristan extremists seeking to make Pak Punjab new terror base


June 9th, 2010 - 4:29 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Jun.9 (ANI): After being flushed out of Waziristan by the Pakistan Army, extremists are now trying to expand their terror territory and establish their new base in the Punjab province, which ... Read more...

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Despite ban, JeM continuing its ‘jihadi’ objectives through mosques, madrassas: Report


May 7th, 2010 - 4:43 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 7 (ANI): The arrest of some men, allegedly members of the banned terror outfit Jaish-e-Muhammed (JeM) from a mosque in Karachi in connection with the failed Times Square bombing plot, ... Read more...

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Eight injured in two Lahore blasts


May 2nd, 2010 - 12:56 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, May 2 (ANI): At least eight persons were injured when two low intensity bomb blasts rocked Lahore on Saturday night.Fear stricken participants of a theatre workshop were seen running out the ... Read more...

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Fresh advisory to media over coverage of terror attacks


February 24th, 2010 - 10:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 24 (IANS) More than a year after the 26/11 attacks that brought the media's role under closer scrutiny, the information and broadcasting ministry Wednesday issued a fresh advisory asking ... Read more...

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Centre issues fresh guidelines for media for covering conflicts


February 24th, 2010 - 10:18 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 24 (ANI): Union Government on Wednesday issued a fresh guidelines for media to cover incidents of terror attacks and conflicts and advised the media to exercise caution while covering ... Read more...

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Pak wants ‘wide-ranging’ talks with India


February 12th, 2010 - 12:28 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Feb.12 (ANI): Reiterating its demand for resumption of Composite Dialogue with India, Pakistan has said that any deliberations between two countries should be wide ranging and cover all outstanding issues, including ... Read more...

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Iran reminds Pak of duty to crackdown on ‘terror group’ Jundullah


February 9th, 2010 - 5:05 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Feb.9 (ANI): Iran has once again urged Pakistan to take strong actions against the hardcore Islamic militant group, Jundullah.Speaking during a programme, Iran's Counsel General Saeed Khirazi said Tehran has already ... Read more...

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Fleeing Pak extremists spreading like cancer in country’s teeming cities


December 19th, 2009 - 2:13 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec. 19 (ANI): The Pakistan Army might have been claiming that it has forced the militants to flee their dens in the tribal regions along the Afghan border, but fears have ... Read more...

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Pak needs to do ‘great deal’ against Taliban, Qaeda leadership hiding inside: Mullen


December 17th, 2009 - 12:41 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Dec. 17 (ANI): Highlighting that Pakistan still needs to do a 'great deal' against the extremists, US Joint Chiefs of Staff Chairman Admiral Mike Mullen has said that top commanders ... Read more...

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Video clip by student leads to arrest of burglars


December 16th, 2009 - 8:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 16 (IANS) A video clip of a break-in made by a student on his mobile phone led to the arrest of three burglars in the national capital, police ... Read more...

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Iran claims proof of Pak based terror group carrying out attacks against it


December 16th, 2009 - 5:12 pm ICT by ANI
Quetta, Dec. 16 (ANI): Iran has reiterated that it has evidence to prove that the banned terror group Jundullah is using Pakistan's territory for carrying out its nefarious activities against Tehran.Talking to ... Read more...

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CPI-M flays central probe into West Bengal violence


November 30th, 2009 - 3:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 30 (IANS) The Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) Monday denounced as "unreasonable and politically motivated" the central government's decision to send a team to West Bengal bypassing the state ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Remove gun on our head to restart talks, India tells Pakistan


November 28th, 2009 - 7:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 28 (IANS) India cannot negotiate with Pakistan while having a gun pointed at its head, Minister of State for External Affairs Shashi Tharoor said Saturday, reacting to Pakistani ... Read more...

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India to act against irregular migration: Vayalar Ravi


November 26th, 2009 - 6:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 26 (IANS) The government is trying to stop illegal migration by targeting the "nefarious activities of Indian intermediaries" in other countries, Minister of Overseas Indian Affairs Vayalar Ravi said ... Read more...

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Pak compiling hard evidence of Indian involvement in Balochistan: Qureshi


November 23rd, 2009 - 1:20 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Nov. 23 (ANI): Pakistan's Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi has said that Islamabad is "compiling hard evidence of India's involvement and interference in Balochistan and FATA."The Daily Times quoted Qureshi as ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Pakistan claims India supports insurgents


November 22nd, 2009 - 3:00 pm ICT by IANS
By Nadeem Sarwar and Sajjad Malik Islamabad, Nov 22 (DPA) Pakistani Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi has accused India of supporting insurgents in Pakistan, including areas bordering Afghanistan.Speaking with the DPA, Qureshi ... Read more...

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US apprehensions over ‘nuke smuggler’ A Q Khan “well placed”: Pak official


October 9th, 2009 - 12:43 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Oct.9 (ANI): Pakistan Planning Commission Chairman Sardar Assef Ahmad Ali has alleged that the disgraced nuclear scientist Dr. Abdul Qadeer Khan had exported loads of nuclear materials to countries like Iran ... Read more...

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KACHRAPETI -A human dustbin


October 6th, 2009 - 11:25 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
There are films that have explored the seamy underbelly of urbania- Salaam Bombay and Slumdog Millionaire come readily to mind. Crime and poverty are interlinked. What makes KACHRAPETI A human dustbin, different ... Read more...

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Mullah Omar, Osama bin Laden present in Pak, operating from Quetta : US


October 1st, 2009 - 6:16 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Oct.1 (ANI): The United States has reiterated that top Taliban leaders including Mullah Omar are hiding in Quetta, the capital of Balochistan and carrying out their nefarious activities from there.Interacting ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Pak-backed ‘intact and ‘determined’ LeT ready to attack India again: NYT


September 30th, 2009 - 11:48 am ICT by ANI
New York, Sep.30 (ANI): The banned terrorist group Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT), the outfit which planned and carried out the November 2008 Mumbai terror attacks, is once again on the look out for carrying ... Read more...

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CIA should keep an eye on Pak nuke scientist, says Cheney


August 31st, 2009 - 5:18 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug.31 (ANI): Concerned over the Lahore High Court's decision to lift all security restrictions on disgraced Pakistani nuclear scientist Dr. A Q Khan, former US Vice-President Dick Cheney has said ... Read more...

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Pakistan not providing any terror safe havens to extremists: Qureshi


July 26th, 2009 - 6:15 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 26 (ANI): Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi has said that his country is not providing any terror safe havens to terror groups.Qureshi said Islamabad does not want the ... Read more...

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Fazlullah’s family members detained, claims Malik


June 28th, 2009 - 2:13 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, June 28 (ANI): The Pakistan Government has claimed that the family members of senior Taliban leader Mullah Fazlullah have been arrested.Talking to media persons here, the Pakistan Prime Minister's Advisor ... Read more...

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