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China’s paramilitary faces public resentment

May 23rd, 2012 - 5:45 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 23 (IANS) China's "chengguan," the para-police agency tasked with enforcing non-criminal urban administrative regulations, is in some ways a threat to public safety, a rights group said Wednesday.This ... Read more...

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Eight cops arrested in Mexico for sexual assaults

April 12th, 2012 - 11:55 am ICT by IANS
Monterrey (Mexico), April 12 (IANS/EFE) Eight newly hired Nuevo Leon state police officers have been arrested for allegedly sexually assaulting two young women in northern Mexico, state officials said.The officers ... Read more...

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World Cup semifinal: Ganguly refutes fixing allegations

March 12th, 2012 - 10:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 12 (IANS) Rubbishing reports of match-fixing in 2011 World Cup semifinal against Pakistan, former captain Sourav Ganguly said Monday that India won the tournament on merit and ... Read more...

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World’s largest paedophile ring busted, 31 Australians arrested

March 17th, 2011 - 2:02 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar.17 (ANI): The Australian Federal Police (AFP) and the UK's Child Exploitation and Online Protection Centre have shut down the world's largest Internet paedophile ring and arrested 31 Australian men connected ... Read more...

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South Korea raises national terror alert to ’severe’

November 8th, 2010 - 2:34 pm ICT by BNO News
SEOUL (BNO NEWS) -- South Korea on Monday raised its national terrorism alert to the highest level ahead of the G-20 summit that begins in Seoul on Thursday, police said.The Seoul Metropolitan ... Read more...

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Federal Agency Admits To Saving Body Scan Images

August 5th, 2010 - 8:19 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Aug 5, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The controversy surrounding the full body scanners has just intensified as the US Marshals Service admitted this week that they have saved thousands of images from ... Read more...

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To avoid Obama’s visit, South African police chief wants US knocked out of WC

May 8th, 2010 - 2:23 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 8 (ANI): South African police chief General Bheki Cele in order to avoid a visit by President Barack Obama to the country during the World Cup, is 'praying' that ... Read more...

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`Shinawatra is a terrorist’, says Thai Foreign Minister

April 14th, 2010 - 4:34 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr.14 (ANI): Thailand's Foreign Minister, Kasit Piromya, has described former prime minister, Thaksin Shinawatra, as a "bloody terrorist" who can be compared to Stalin, Mussolini and Hitler. According to The Telegraph, ... Read more...

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Tidal wave killed 100 in Chile: Report

April 12th, 2010 - 11:27 am ICT by IANS
Santiago, April 12 (IANS/EFE) At least 100 people were killed by the tsunami that hit coastal areas in central and southern Chile after the 8.8 magnitude earthquake Feb 27, the La Tercera ... Read more...

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Record Internet crime in Japan unsettles the Japanese

March 8th, 2010 - 9:27 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
Mar 8 (Pen Men At Work): Internet felonies in Japan heightened to a new record last year. The spokespersons of the state-run police agency expounded that the misdeeds were led by ... Read more...

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Dutch authorities arrest Boeing 737 pilot who had no valid pilot license

March 3rd, 2010 - 9:55 pm ICT by BNO News
AMSTERDAM (BNO NEWS) -- A Swedish pilot was arrested at Amsterdam Schiphol Airport on Tuesday on charges of flying commercial airliners with no valid pilot license for more than 13 years, authorities ... Read more...

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Terrorists storm into police agency office in Lahore, two killed (Lead)

October 15th, 2009 - 11:47 am ICT by IANS
Lahore, Oct 15 (IANS) Heavily armed terrorists stormed into the Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) building in a congested area of this Pakistani city Thursday morning. Two of them were killed in ... Read more...

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Pakistan awaits ‘concrete evidence’ against Sayeed

August 29th, 2009 - 9:56 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 29 (IANS) Pakistan Saturday said it was awaiting "concrete evidence" to prosecute Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) chief Hafiz Saeed who India accuses of masterminding the audacious 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks that killed ... Read more...

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Interpol alert for 13 Mumbai attack suspects wanted by Pakistan (Lead)

August 6th, 2009 - 7:19 pm ICT by IANS
Lyon (France), Aug 6 (IANS) Interpol's National Central Bureau (NCB) in Islamabad has issued a global alert for 13 suspects wanted by Pakistan police in connection with the Mumbai terror attacks of ... Read more...

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Colombia nabs FARC’s urban wing leader

May 3rd, 2009 - 1:05 pm ICT by IANS
Bogota, May 3 (EFE) A Colombian leftist guerrilla leader, suspected to be the head of the group's urban networks, has been arrested from the southwestern city of Cali, the police have said. Dorbey ... Read more...

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Pakistan sends Mumbai terror suspects’ DNA profiles to Interpol

March 23rd, 2009 - 12:35 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, March 22 (IANS) Pakistan has sent the DNA profiles of the four suspected terrorists linked to the 26/11 Mumbai attacks to the Interpol, media reports said Sunday. DNA samples of the four ... Read more...

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Interpol chief, Rehman Malik hold talks on Mumbai attacks

March 6th, 2009 - 10:25 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Mar 6 (ANI): The head of global police agency Interpol Ronald Noble on Friday met Pakistans interior ministry chief Rehman Malik as part of an investigation into the Mumbai attacks.Malik ... Read more...

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Punjab Chief Minister opposes federal police agency

December 2nd, 2008 - 10:45 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Dec 2 (IANS) Punjab chief minister Parkash Singh Badal Tuesday opposed the move for a specialised federal police agency in the country and suggested that the central government instead should help ... Read more...

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Oz school girl sexually assaulted in toilet after class sleepover

September 4th, 2008 - 3:28 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Sept 4 (ANI): A primary school girl in Australia was forced to undress and sexually threatened by two men during a class sleepover, earlier this year.The incident came into light ... Read more...

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