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`Osama dead but Al Qaeda still dangerous’ (Lead)


April 30th, 2012 - 4:09 pm ICT by IANS
Washington/Islamabad, April 30 (IANS) Al Qaeda's top leaders, including its new chief Ayman al-Zawahri, continue to "burrow" in Pakistan's tribal areas, said a top US official as a Pakistani journalist ... Read more...

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Al Qaeda determined to make ‘new history’: report


April 30th, 2012 - 12:43 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, April 30 (IANS) A dead Osama bin Laden is as dangerous as a living one, senior Pakistani journalist Hamid Mir has written a year after the killing of the ... Read more...

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North Korea marks army’s 80th anniversary


April 25th, 2012 - 7:26 pm ICT by IANS
Pyongyang, April 25 (IANS) North Korea Wednesday marked the 80th anniversary of the founding of the Korean People's Army (KPA), Xinhua reported.Ri Yong-ho, chief of the KPA General Staff, said ... Read more...

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Marx and Engels not untouchables: Mamata


April 9th, 2012 - 11:16 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 9 (IANS) West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee Monday said her government did not regard Karl Marx or Frederich Engels as "untouchables", in the backdrop of a ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Now it’s HISTORY for Salman


August 24th, 2011 - 5:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 24 (IANS) Bollywood star Salman Khan has associated himself with factual entertainment channel HISTORY. He is expected to host a show for it and says viewers with ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Real James Bond ’sneaked into communist Russia in school uniform’


September 27th, 2010 - 3:46 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 27 (ANI): Sean Connery and Pierce Brosnan may have blown up enemy tanks and carried out covert operations while playing James Bond, but the real 007 spy was no less ... Read more...

Posted in World |

MI6 spies planned to use semen as invisible ink


September 23rd, 2010 - 4:45 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 23 (IANS) British intelligence planned to use semen as an invisible ink to write top-secret letters, says a new history of secret intelligence service MI6. A diary entry belonging to ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

James Bond ‘based on real life MI6 special agent’


September 22nd, 2010 - 11:59 am ICT by ANI
London, Sep 22 (ANI): A new history of the Secret Intelligence Service has revealed that one of James Bond's most famous scenes was inspired by the wartime exploits of an MI6 spy.The ... Read more...

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Mallya’s liquor firm is world’s second largest in sales


April 8th, 2010 - 12:31 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, April 7 (IANS) Indian business tycoon Vijay Mallya's United Spirits Ltd. became the world's second largest liquor firm, with sales volumes of 100 million cases in fiscal 2009-10, the company said ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

“Modern Warfare 2″: Record Opening Day Sale


November 13th, 2009 - 10:48 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Nov.13, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Prolong wait of the gamers for "Modern Warfare 2" came to an end after the new installment hit the market this week. The game has created a ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Chavez speaks of ‘good start’ in ties with Obama


April 19th, 2009 - 5:24 am ICT by IANS
Port of Spain, April 19 (DPA) The first meeting between US President Barack Obama and Hugo Chavez was a "good start", the Venezuelan president said Saturday. "We have started to talk with ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Britons remember historic events more clearly than personal moments


March 2nd, 2009 - 6:38 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 2 (ANI): When it comes to remembering things, Britons are better at recalling events in recent history than some of the key moments in their own personal lives, according ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Dig at Augustus Temple in Turkey may bring a wealth of new history to light


October 23rd, 2008 - 2:53 pm ICT by ANI
Istanbul, Oct 23 (ANI): An archaeological dig at the Augustus Temple in the Ulus area in Turkey is re-examining historical evidence that was uncovered almost a century ago, in an attempt ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Kashmir issue to be resolved according to UN resolutions: Sharif


December 15th, 2007 - 3:05 pm ICT by admin
Lahore, Dec 15 (ANI): Former premier Nawaz Sharif, while announcing the election manifesto of his party, has said that every effort would be made to resolve the issue of Jammu and Kashmir, ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

“An American’s account of India’s Partition”


November 14th, 2007 - 2:01 am ICT by admin
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