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One guerrilla killed in Kashmir gunfight


September 2nd, 2012 - 11:10 am ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Sep 2 (IANS) One foreign guerrilla has been killed in the ongoing gunfight between the security forces and the guerrillas in Kashmir's Ganderbal district, police said here."So far, a ... Read more...

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Chinese police retrieve $140 mn in illegal fundraising


December 30th, 2011 - 7:01 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, Dec 30 (IANS) Chinese police have retrieved 887 million yuan ($140 million) in a crackdown on illegal fundraising, the public security ministry said Thursday.The ongoing operation is focused on ... Read more...

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Surveillance on suspected pirate-manned dhows


October 1st, 2011 - 4:18 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Oct 1 (IANS) The Indian Navy is maintaining aerial surveillance on three dhows and an unconfirmed number of skiffs suspected to be manned by sea pirates 600 and 700 ... Read more...

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Australian Labour MP charged with child pornography offences


April 21st, 2011 - 1:22 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Apr 21 (ANI): An Australian Labour MP has been charged for allegedly accessing child pornography.The man, who cannot be named until his committal, was arrested at his house in Adelaide's northeast ... Read more...

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Maoists blow up water pump in Jharkhand


March 18th, 2011 - 4:11 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, March 18 (IANS) Maoists blew up a water pump in Jharkhand's West Singhbhum district early Friday, police said.According to police, the guerrillas blasted the water pump situated near Mogahataburu ... Read more...

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Pak Govt bars ICRC from monitoring plight of detainees in KP, FATA jails


March 14th, 2011 - 5:16 pm ICT by ANI
Peshawar, Mar 14(ANI): The Pakistan Government has refused to allow the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) from monitoring the plight of hundreds of prisoners arrested on charges of militancy and ... Read more...

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Mexican drug lord Nazario “El Chayo” Moreno Gonzalez reportedly killed by troops


December 10th, 2010 - 3:34 pm ICT by BNO News
MEXICO CITY (BNO NEWS) -- Mexican top drug lord Nazario "El Chayo" Moreno Gonzalez, the leader and founder of the powerful "La Familia Michoacana" cartel, may have died Thursday during clashes with ... Read more...

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Two guerrillas killed in Kashmir


November 27th, 2010 - 9:28 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Nov 27 (IANS) Army troops gunned down two separatist guerrillas in the upper reaches of Jammu and Kashmir's Kupwara district Saturday after the soldiers came under fire during a search operation, ... Read more...

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Three GNLA rebels arrested


November 5th, 2010 - 12:59 am ICT by IANS
Shillong, Nov 4 (IANS) Meghalaya police Thursday arrested three top rebels of the Garo National Liberation Army (GNLA) in western Meghalaya, police said.Albin Ch Momin alias Gracepa, Johan T. Sangma and Rakesh ... Read more...

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Blast kills two in Pakistan


October 27th, 2010 - 5:56 pm ICT by IANS
By Awais Saleem Islamabad, Oct 27 (IANS) At least two people were killed and three injured in a powerful explosion at a peace committee meeting in northwestern Pakistan's Khyber agency Wednesday, a media ... Read more...

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Income Tax raids BJP MLAs houses in Bangalore


October 25th, 2010 - 7:10 pm ICT by ANI
Bangalore, Oct.25 (ANI): Income Tax officials on Monday raided the residences of prominent Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MLAs in Bangalore.The raids were conducted by multiple teams at 60 locations in Bangalore ... Read more...

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Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee meets Chidambaram in New Delhi


October 5th, 2010 - 4:39 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct 5 (ANI): West Bengal Chief Minister Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee met Union Home Minister P Chidambaram here today to discuss issues concerning security in the State.It has been reported that the ... Read more...

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Britons trained in Pakistan for Mumbai-style attacks


September 30th, 2010 - 2:45 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 30 (IANS) At least 20 British nationals are undergoing training in Pakistan-based terrorist camps to launch Mumbai-style shootings and suicide attacks in London and other European cities, The Daily Telegraph ... Read more...

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25 militants killed in Pakistani air strikes (Lead)


May 20th, 2010 - 8:21 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, May 20 (DPA) At least 25 militants were killed as fighter jets hit their hideouts in Pakistan's northwestern tribal areas, an official said Thursday. The attacks struck suburbs of Dabori in ... Read more...

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15 militants killed in Pakistani air strikes


May 20th, 2010 - 6:53 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, May 20 (DPA) At least 15 militants were killed as fighter jets hit their hideouts in Pakistan's northwestern tribal areas, an official said Thursday. The attacks struck suburbs of Dabori in ... Read more...

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Army busts militant hideout in Kashmir


May 17th, 2010 - 11:40 am ICT by IANS
Srinagar, May 17 (IANS) The army Monday busted a militant hideout in Jammu and Kashmir's Kupwara district in an ongoing operation against the guerrillas, an official said. A defence spokesperson told IANS that ... Read more...

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23 Taliban militants killed by Pak security forces in Orakzai


April 12th, 2010 - 5:37 pm ICT by ANI
Peshawar, Apr 12(ANI): At least 23 militants were killed in clashes with Pakistani security forces, in the Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA) restive Orakzai Agency.According to local officials, the soldiers used ... Read more...

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Sorry kids, we destroyed your schools: Maoists


April 3rd, 2010 - 1:13 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, April 3 (IANS) Maoist guerrillas have apologised to students in Bihar for damaging their school buildings and affecting their education. "Hundreds of copies of the apology have been distributed among schoolchildren. ... Read more...

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61 killed in Pakistan airstrikes


March 26th, 2010 - 6:46 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, March 26 (IANS) At least 61 militants were killed in the airstrikes by Pakistan military in the country's restive northwestern tribal area near Afghanistan border, officials said. Thursday's airstrikes killed 64 ... Read more...

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Maoists blow up road bridge, blast railway tracks (Roundup)


March 23rd, 2010 - 12:04 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata/Raipur/Bhubaneswar, March 22 (IANS) Maoist guerrillas blew up a road bridge, disrupted train services by triggering a blast alongside railway tracks, and fought gun battles with the security forces on day one ... Read more...

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Bus services hit in Orissa due to Maoist stir


March 22nd, 2010 - 8:42 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, March 22 (IANS) Buses were off the road Monday in several districts of Orissa on the first day of the 48-hour shutdown call given by Maoists in six states, an official ... Read more...

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Maoists trigger blast on rail tracks


March 22nd, 2010 - 1:29 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, March 22 (IANS) Train movement in West Bengal's West Midnapore district was disrupted when Maoists triggered a blast Monday, the first day of their 48-hour shutdown in six states. The shutdown has ... Read more...

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Villagers flee homes as anti-Maoist operation intensifies in West Bengal


March 12th, 2010 - 10:06 pm ICT by ANI
West Midnapore, Mar 12(ANI): Villagers in West Bengal's West Midnapore district fled their homes in fear as the authorities in the area prepared to launch an anti-Maoist operation.About 35 villages falling ... Read more...

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Trinmool MP ready to mediate with Maoists


March 12th, 2010 - 5:40 pm ICT by ANI
Kolkata, Mar 12(ANI): Singer-turned politician Kabir Suman on Thursday expressed his willingness to mediate between Maoists and Union Government.Earlier this month, Maoist leader Koteshwar Rao had said Maoists would shun ... Read more...

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Pak set-up 26 new military check-post along Afghan border to check Taliban crossover


February 21st, 2010 - 4:48 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Feb.21 (ANI): Pakistan has set-up 26 new military check-post in Balochistan along the Afghanistan border to check infiltration of Taliban and other extremists in the wake of the ongoing 'Operation ... Read more...

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Pak’s cooperation a turning point in the Afghan war, says Clinton


February 18th, 2010 - 12:54 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb.18 (ANI): US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton on Wednesday described Pakistan's cooperation in the war against terror as serving the best interests of both countries. While refusing to comment ... Read more...

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Villagers, Maoists exchange fire in West Bengal


January 23rd, 2010 - 10:16 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Jan 23 (IANS) Heavy firing between Maoist rebels and a section of villagers was reported in West Bengal's West Midnapore district Saturday evening, police said. "We have received information from media persons ... Read more...

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Pakistani forces kill 10 Taliban militants


November 30th, 2009 - 9:22 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Nov 30 (DPA) Pakistani troops have killed 10 Taliban militants in the country's restive northwestern tribal region that borders Afghanistan, a security official said Monday. Major Fazalur Rehman, a spokesman for ... Read more...

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Proof of India’s role in Balochistan at ’suitable time’: Gilani


November 15th, 2009 - 5:03 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Nov 15 (IANS) The evidence regarding Indian involvement in Balochistan will be presented at "a suitable time", Pakistani Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani said Sunday adding that "the country's nuclear ... Read more...

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Twelve Pak 12 soldiers killed in South Waziristan


November 13th, 2009 - 10:24 pm ICT by ANI
Rawalpindi, Nov 13 (ANI): Twelve Pakistani soldiers and six terrorists were killed in South Waziristan during the ongoing operation Rah-e-Nijat.According to ISPR, security forces successfully secured important feature point 5376, three kms ... Read more...

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12 militants killed in Pakistan


November 7th, 2009 - 6:12 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Nov 7 (DPA) Pakistani troops have killed 12 Taliban militants in the ongoing operation in country's northwest, the army said Saturday. Five soldiers, including two officers, were also injured in the ... Read more...

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Three infiltrators killed at LoC (Lead)


November 3rd, 2009 - 9:25 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Nov 3 (IANS) Security forces killed three separatist guerrillas and foiled an infiltartion bid early Tuesday in Tangdhar sector along the Line of Control (LoC) between India and Pakistan. ... Read more...

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Two infiltrators killed in Kashmir


October 30th, 2009 - 1:54 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Oct 30 (IANS) Two separatist guerrillas were killed Friday when the army foiled an infiltration bid across the Line of Control (LoC) that divides Kashmir between India and Pakistan, officials here ... Read more...

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Chhattisgarh on alert after Maoists attack plan revealed


October 26th, 2009 - 1:24 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, Oct 26 (IANS) Security in and around key installations in the Chhattisgarh capital has been intensified following intelligence reports that Maoists with access to rocket launchers are keen to strike urban ... Read more...

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We have no concrete evidence of Indian hand in Waziristan: Pak


October 20th, 2009 - 4:58 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Oct. 20 (ANI): After repeatedly expressing suspicion over Indian role in the South Waziristan insurgency, Pakistan has finally admitted that it has found "no concrete evidence" to establish the Indian ... Read more...

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