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Maldives vandalism stirs fears of extremism: NYT


February 16th, 2012 - 10:35 am ICT by IANS
New York, Feb 16 (IANS) An attack by vandals at the national museum in the Maldives capital was reminiscent of the Taliban's demolition of the Buddha statues in Afghanistan ... Read more...

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American Airlines may cut 13,000 jobs


February 2nd, 2012 - 2:20 pm ICT by IANS
Houston, Feb 2 (IANS) US carrier American Airlines said Wednesday that it wants to eliminate 13,000 jobs as it seeks to cut labour costs by 20 percent.The announcement was made ... Read more...

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Zardari’s return may be cameo appearance, says NYT


December 20th, 2011 - 3:12 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 20 (IANS) President Asif Ali Zardari's return to Pakistan from Dubai could be just a "cameo appearance" before his wife and former prime minister Benazir Bhutto's death ... Read more...

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Four US posts attacked in Afghanistan


October 8th, 2011 - 1:06 am ICT by IANS
Kabul, Oct 7 (IANS) Four American outposts were attacked in simultaneous strikes in Afghanistan near the border with Pakistan Friday, on the 10th anniversary of the start of the Afghan ... Read more...

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Sheryl Crow to pen Diner musical


September 21st, 2011 - 11:53 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Sept 21 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Sheryl Crow has reportedly agreed to pen the songs for the Broadway work of Barry Levinson’s 1982 piece "Diner." According to a report by the New ... Read more...

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India, China making inroads in biotech drugs: NYT


September 19th, 2011 - 6:42 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 19 (IANS) Chinese and Indian drug makers have taken over much of the global trade in medicines and now manufacture more than 80 percent of the active ingredients ... Read more...

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Hazare unlikely face of impassioned people’s movement: NYT


August 19th, 2011 - 7:38 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 19 (IANS) Activist Anna Hazare is the "the unlikely face of an impassioned people's movement in India", said the New York Times.An NYT report described 74-year-old Anna Hazare ... Read more...

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Night raids breaking back of Taliban: NYT


July 9th, 2011 - 1:02 pm ICT by IANS
New York, July 9 (IANS) A new North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) strategy of night raids has succeeding in breaking the back of the Taliban as the US begins ... Read more...

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Ex-IMF chief Strauss-Kahn released as case teeters (Lead)


July 2nd, 2011 - 1:35 am ICT by IANS
New York, July 2 (IANS) Former International Monetary Fund (IMF) chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn was released from house arrest Friday as the sexual assault case against him moved another step closer ... Read more...

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Strauss-Kahn sexual assault case on verge of collapse: NYT


July 1st, 2011 - 2:33 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 1 (IANS) The sexual assault case against former International Monetary Fund (IMF) chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn is about to collapse, New York Times reported Friday.A 32-year-old chambermaid had alleged ... Read more...

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Kayani fights to keep army chief’s job: NYT


June 16th, 2011 - 11:09 am ICT by IANS
Washington, June 16 (IANS) Pakistan's army chief is fighting to save his position in the face of "seething anger" in the army establishment over the American raid that killed ... Read more...

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ISI arrested CIA informants in Osama raid: NYT


June 15th, 2011 - 11:10 am ICT by IANS
Washington, June 15 (IANS) Pakistan's spy agency has arrested some Pakistani informants who fed information to the US Central Intelligence Agency before the raid on Osama bin Laden's hideout deep ... Read more...

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Obama was ready for military confrontation with Pakistan: NYT


May 10th, 2011 - 11:17 am ICT by IANS
Washington, May 10 (IANS) US President Obama was willing to risk a military confrontation with Pakistan in order to capture or kill Osama bin Laden, the New York Times reported ... Read more...

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Watermelons helped cure Osama of kidney ailment: NYT


May 8th, 2011 - 6:17 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 8 (IANS) Watermelons formed part of the homemade remedies Osama bin Laden relied on to recover from two kidney operations when he was in Afghanistan around a decade ... Read more...

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Osama’s courier was Arshad Khan to neighbours: NYT


May 8th, 2011 - 3:41 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 8 (IANS) The confidential courier who unknowingly led the Americans to Osama bin Laden introduced himself to his Pakistani neighbours in Abbottabad as Arshad Khan.The courier, who also ... Read more...

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Without internet, phone, Osama depended on couriers: NYT


May 8th, 2011 - 1:09 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 8 (IANS) US officials believe that Osama bin Laden spent many hours on the computer in his Abbottabad house in Pakistan, relying on couriers to bring him ... Read more...

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A white Suzuki car that finally led to bin Laden: NYT


May 3rd, 2011 - 3:12 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 3 (IANS) A white Suzuki navigating the bustling streets near Peshawar, Pakistan, in July last year was the vital clue that finally led to where Al Qaeda chief ... Read more...

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Post bin Laden death, keeping a straight face about Pak will be difficult for US, others


May 3rd, 2011 - 2:48 pm ICT by ANI
New York, May 3 (ANI): An editorial in the New York Times has said that it would be very difficult for the United States or any other country to keep a ... Read more...

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Osama was wearing shalwar kameez when he was killed: NYT


May 3rd, 2011 - 1:12 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 3 (IANS) When US commandos found Osama bin Laden in the house in Abbottabad in Pakistan, he was wearing a "shalwar kameez" or what is known as a ... Read more...

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US multi-million dollar aid to Pak floundering: NYT


May 2nd, 2011 - 4:33 pm ICT by ANI
Khajuri Kach (Pakistan), May 2 (ANI): A multi-billion-dollar aid plan that the Obama administration hoped would win over Pakistanis and buttress the weak civilian government is foundering because Washington's fears of Pakistani ... Read more...

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Obama birth controversy row, a debasing low in US political life: NYT


April 28th, 2011 - 5:59 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr.28 (ANI): The demand that President Barack Obama prove he is an American citizen by birth and was, therefore, a rightful occupant of the White House, must be seen as ... Read more...

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Mood among Americans lowest in two years: NYT-CBS poll


April 22nd, 2011 - 2:09 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Apr. 22 (ANI): Americans are more pessimistic about the nation's economic outlook and overall direction than they have been at any time since President Obama's first two months in office ... Read more...

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Pakistan trying to sidestep US to safeguard own interests in Afghanistan: NYT


April 19th, 2011 - 3:23 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, April 19(ANI): Pakistan is making efforts to befriend Afghan President Hamid Karzai, so that it can sidestep the United States and improve its own leverage in Afghanistan, a US newspaper ... Read more...

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US groups helped nurture Arab uprisings


April 15th, 2011 - 6:10 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr. 15 (ANI): American officials and others looking back at the uprisings of the Arab Spring, they are seeing that the United States' democracy-building campaigns played a bigger role in fomenting ... Read more...

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No decision on cutting US military trainers in Pakistan


April 13th, 2011 - 2:41 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, April 13(ANI): No decisions have been made on cutting down the number of American military trainers in Pakistan as yet, but Washington is in discussions with Islamabad on this issue, a ... Read more...

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NYT journalists recount horror of six-day detention, torture in Libya


March 22nd, 2011 - 2:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 22(ANI): Four journalists working for the New York Times in Libya have recounted the horror of spending six days in the captivity of Muammar al-Gaddafi's security forces.The journalists are Anthony ... Read more...

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Western military strikes on Libya may threaten Gaddafi regime continuance: NYT


March 21st, 2011 - 12:39 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar. 21 (ANI): The military strikes on Libya by Britain, France and the United States that began on Saturday may threaten the government of that country itself, notwithstanding the Obama administration's ... Read more...

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New York Times to charge online readers


March 18th, 2011 - 3:03 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Mar.18 (ANI): The New York Times (NYT) has announced that it will charge frequent users to its website for access to its online content.Initially users in Canada will be charged ... Read more...

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Four NYT journalists missing in Libya


March 17th, 2011 - 1:05 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 17 (IANS) Four New York Times (NYT) journalists reporting on the ongoing crisis in Libya have gone missing.A NYT report Wednesday quoted editors as saying that Tuesday morning ... Read more...

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Japan n-plant damage: US ship crew exposed to radiation


March 14th, 2011 - 1:45 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 14 (IANS) A US aircraft carrier sailing in the Pacific ocean went through a radioactive cloud from nuclear reactors in Japan that were damaged in a massive earthquake, ... Read more...

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Looted Libyan arms may land in hands of terrorists, warn experts


March 4th, 2011 - 1:38 pm ICT by ANI
New York/Washington, Mar. 4 (ANI): Security analysts say the armed uprising in Libya could see looted weapons in wide circulation, and landing in the hands of terrorists.Photographs and video from the ongoing ... Read more...

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NYT justifies ‘withholding Davis’ CIA link information at Obama administration’s plea’


February 27th, 2011 - 12:54 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 27(ANI): The New York Times as well as some other US newspapers had 'withheld information' about double murder-accused Raymond Davis' ties to the Central Intelligence Agency "at the request of ... Read more...

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Pak nuke build-up has US anxious and worried: NYT editorial


February 22nd, 2011 - 12:38 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb.22 (ANI): Pakistan may claim that it would like to have minimum nuclear deterrence, but if American intelligence agency assessments are to be believed, Islamabad could soon have the world's fifth ... Read more...

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Obama’s budget ‘a good starting point for a discussion’ with Republicans: NYT editorial


February 16th, 2011 - 6:18 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Feb 16(ANI): United States President Barack Obama's new 3.7 trillion dollar budget is encouraging, but it is difficult to answer whether it stands a chance in a Congress in ... Read more...

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Whoopi Goldberg Responds to Rebuttal by New York Times


February 16th, 2011 - 3:20 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Feb 15 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The New York Times recently published a story about African Americans and the Oscars, which upset Whoopi Goldberg to no end, because she was not mentioned despite the ... Read more...

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