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To battle Maoists government needs better operational plan (Comment)


July 7th, 2012 - 12:31 pm ICT by IANS
Although India has faced insurgencies for decades, the security forces still seem to fight their battles in a half-hearted manner without any overall operational plan. They and their mentors in the ... Read more...

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Latest Russian chopper to join IAF (Second Lead)


February 16th, 2012 - 3:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 16 (IANS) India will Friday induct the modern Mi-17V5 helicopter, its latest buy from Russia, into the air force to ferry troops and supplies to remote borders ... Read more...

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India to induct latest Russian military chopper (Lead)


February 16th, 2012 - 3:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 16 (IANS) India will Friday induct the modern Mi-17V5 helicopter, its latest acquisition from Russia, into its air force, which will use them to ferry troops and ... Read more...

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Night vision goggles being used in dog fouling crackdown


January 30th, 2012 - 10:12 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Jan 30 (THAINDIAN NEWS) In a bid to clamp down on the incidence of owners leaving the mess of their pets on the streets in the night, the UK government has ... Read more...

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Railway police forces to join hands to curb crime


August 12th, 2011 - 11:03 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 12 (IANS) In the wake of a spurt in cases of drugging on trains, a high-level meeting Friday decided on enhanced coordination between the Railway Protection Force (RPF) ... Read more...

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US halting military aid to Pakistan for expulsions


July 10th, 2011 - 2:57 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 10 (IANS) The US is stopping millions of dollars in aid to the Pakistani military after the expulsion of over 100 US Special Forces trainers by Islamabad.Quoting ... Read more...

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UK’s ‘dirty secret’ of selling arms to Libya months before war revealed


April 5th, 2011 - 1:37 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 5 (ANI): Britain sold weapons to Libya and other dictatorships in North Africa and the Middle East just four months before Colonel Muammar Gaddafi ordered a crackdown on a pro-democracy ... Read more...

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Israeli report says Gaza flotilla assault was legal


January 24th, 2011 - 1:10 pm ICT by BNO News
JERUSALEM (BNO NEWS) -- The Turkel Commission, which investigated the flotilla incident, has concluded that Israel was entitled under international law to board the Mavi Marmara, according to a document released before ... Read more...

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Vigilance increased along LoC in Kashmir to check infiltration


December 29th, 2010 - 1:59 pm ICT by ANI
Poonch, Dec 29 (ANI): Security personnel in Kashmir have intensified vigilance along the Line of Control (LoC) as they fear infiltration to pick up with the melting of snow at high altitudes.The ... Read more...

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FBI failed to act on Headley’s wife’s terror link expose 3 yrs before Mumbai attacks


October 16th, 2010 - 11:38 am ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 16 (ANI): The key figure in the Mumbai attacks David Coleman Headley's wife had informed the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) at least three years before the November 2008 attack, ... Read more...

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Before Mumbai attacks, wife warned of Headley’s terror ties in Pakistan


October 16th, 2010 - 10:53 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Oct 16 (IANS) Three years before Pakistani terrorists struck Mumbai in 2008, federal agents in New York City investigated a tip that David Coleman Headley was training in Pakistan ... Read more...

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Method to enhance solar energy found


September 13th, 2010 - 4:20 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 13 (ANI): MIT chemical engineers have found that by using carbon nanotubes (hollow tubes of carbon atoms) solar energy can be concentrated 100 times more than a regular photovoltaic cell.Such ... Read more...

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Anna Fermanova: Another Anna Fuels American Fantasy


July 28th, 2010 - 6:27 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar July 28, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Here is another femme fatale- sexy spy story for the world to lap up as another sexy Russian has been charged with smuggling military technology to ... Read more...

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Russian beauty nabbed over weapon smuggling is a nice Jewish girl: Lawyer


July 28th, 2010 - 5:37 pm ICT by ANI
New York, July 28 (ANI): The young Russian beautician, arrested in Texas for allegedly trying to smuggle US weapons parts to Russia, is "a nice Jewish girl who lives with her sweet ... Read more...

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After sexy spy Chapman, another Russian beauty nabbed for smuggling weapons


July 28th, 2010 - 1:58 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 28 (ANI): A young Russian beautician has been arrested in Texas for trying to smuggle US weapons parts to Russia, it has emerged.Anna Fermanova, 24, who lives near Dallas, was ... Read more...

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Russian beautician trying to smuggle night-vision goggles arrested


July 28th, 2010 - 1:46 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 28 (ANI): A young Russian beautician has been arrested in Texas for trying to smuggle US weapons parts to Russia, it has emerged.Anna Fermanova, 24, who lives near Dallas, was ... Read more...

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AgustaWestland unveils new-generation chopper at Farnborough


July 21st, 2010 - 1:25 pm ICT by IANS
Farnborough, July 21 (IANS) AgustaWestland, a Finmeccanica company, has unveiled a new generation multi-purpose twin-engine light transport helicopter that it says be used in India's homeland security. "We have been successful in India. ... Read more...

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Tiger helicopter gunship debuts with French forces in Afghanistan


July 18th, 2010 - 7:51 pm ICT by IANS
Farnborough (Britain), July 18 (IANS) Thales has announced that together with the Tiger helicopter gunship, its TopOwl helmet-mounted sight and display system (HMSD) has been deployed with the French forces in ... Read more...

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Hundreds of Osama hunters in Pakistan waiting to act, says American “Rambo”


July 18th, 2010 - 5:47 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, July 18 (ANI): The American construction worker, who was nabbed while on a solo mission to hunt down and kill Al-Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden last month, had warned during his ... Read more...

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Night-vision goggles catch US teacher ‘molesting’ student


July 3rd, 2010 - 5:38 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, July 3 (ANI): A US teacher is facing child molestation charges after police wearing night vision goggles allegedly caught her having sex with one of her students in a car.Police ... Read more...

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Osama hunter ‘American Rambo’ says Qaeda’s now put a bounty on his head


June 30th, 2010 - 1:17 pm ICT by ANI
New York, June 30 (ANI): The American construction worker who was nabbed in Pakistan's Chitral region while on a solo mission to hunt down and kill Al-Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden ... Read more...

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American ‘Rambo’ nabbed in Pak released, headed back to US


June 23rd, 2010 - 5:02 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, June 23 (ANI): An American construction worker, who was detained from Pakistan's Chitral region last week while on a solo mission to find and kill Al-Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden, has ... Read more...

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American Rambo wanted to cut Osama’s head


June 18th, 2010 - 5:56 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Jun 18 (ANI): An American aiming to hunt down dreaded terror mastermind Osama bin Laden in a Rambo-style solo mission reportedly wanted to enter into Osama's camp and walk away ... Read more...

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US gets access to ‘Rambo’ arrested in Pak while on mission to kill bin Laden


June 18th, 2010 - 5:55 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, June 18(ANI): US consular officials in Pakistan were allowed to meet the American construction worker, who was nabbed while on a solo mission to 'hunt' down and kill Al-Qaeda warlord Osama ... Read more...

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US seeks access to detained Osama hunter


June 18th, 2010 - 4:35 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 18 (IANS) The US is seeking access to an American who was detained in Pakistan after he allegedly tried to enter Afghanistan on a mission to hunt and kill Al ... Read more...

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US seeks access to ‘Rambo’ arrested in Pak while on mission to kill bin Laden


June 17th, 2010 - 5:24 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Jun.17 (ANI): The United States has formally asked Pakistan to grant access to the American construction worker, who was nabbed while on a solo mission to 'hunt' down and kill Al-Qaeda ... Read more...

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American Male Supposedly Out To Hunt Osama Bin Laden, Arrested In Pakistan


June 16th, 2010 - 7:40 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
June 16, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): A 50-year-old American male from California has been arrested in the mountains of the Chitral district in close proximity to the border with Afghanistan's ... Read more...

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Rambo-style hunter of Osama bin Laden dying of kidney disease


June 16th, 2010 - 3:19 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad/Los Angeles, June 16 (ANI): An American aiming to hunt down Osama bin Laden in a Rambo-style solo mission is reportedly dying from a kidney disease. Gary Brooks Faulkner, 51, was ... Read more...

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Pakistan detains US ‘Rambo’ hunting for Osama


June 15th, 2010 - 6:24 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 15 (DPA) Pakistani authorities have detained a US national trying to cross into Afghanistan to hunt the elusive leader of terrorist group Al Qaeda, Osama bin Laden, police said Tuesday. Gary ... Read more...

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Aid activists may have Al-Qaeda link: Israel


June 3rd, 2010 - 11:31 am ICT by IANS
Jerusalem, June 3 (IANS/AKI) Israel has said about 40 of the activists arrested in the attack on the Gaza-bound aid flotilla may have had links to Al-Qaeda. According to the Israeli defence ... Read more...

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US releases another 288 mln dollars for Pak as CSF reimbursements


May 27th, 2010 - 5:11 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, May 27 (ANI): The United States has released 288 million dollars for Pakistan under the Coalition Support Fund (CSF) as reimbursement for the cost incurred in anti-terror operations against the ... Read more...

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The U.S. transfers $288 million to Pakistan, reaffirming commitment to reimburse Pakistan for costs incurred during the War on Terror


May 27th, 2010 - 12:57 am ICT by BNO News
ISLAMABAD, PAKISTAN (BNO NEWS) – The U.S. transferred $288 million to the Government of Pakistan on Wednesday, reaffirming the U.S.’s commitment to reimburse Pakistan for some of the costs incurred while conducting ... Read more...

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US delivers new helicopters to Pakistan


May 18th, 2010 - 7:59 pm ICT by IANS
Rawalpindi, May 18 (IANS) The US delivered two helicopters to Pakistan Tuesday to help the Pakistan Army in its counter-insurgency efforts, the US embassy said. US Army officer Brig. Gen. Michael ... Read more...

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US gives military gear worth $1.2 mn to Ecuador


May 11th, 2010 - 12:11 pm ICT by IANS
Quito (Ecuador), May 11 (IANS/EFE) The US government has delivered $1.22 million worth of military equipment to the Ecuadorian armed forces for operations against drug smuggling and guerrilla activity in the country. The ... Read more...

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US sends $656 mn to Pakistan for fighting terrorism


May 4th, 2010 - 1:05 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, May 3 (IANS) Pakistan Monday received $656 million from the United States under the Coalition Support Fund to reimburse the expense incurred while conducting operations against violent extremism in 2009. The ... Read more...

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