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Pay cut spurs more protests by Spanish public employees


July 17th, 2012 - 12:33 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, July 17 (IANS/EFE) Protests by public employees against the Spanish government's decision to cut their pay as part of a new austerity package continued here Monday.Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy's ... Read more...

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Costa Rican diplomat kidnapped in Venezuela is free


April 11th, 2012 - 11:29 am ICT by IANS
Caracas, April 11 (IANS/EFE) The Costa Rican diplomat who was kidnapped in Caracas last weekend has been recovered safe and sound, Venezuelan Interior Minister Tareck el Aissami said Tuesday.Guillermo Cholele, ... Read more...

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Death sentence for accused in Kerala rape, murder case


November 11th, 2011 - 2:09 pm ICT by IANS
Thrissur (Kerala), Nov 11 (IANS) A fast track court here Friday pronounced death sentence on Govind Chamiya, convicted of raping and murdering a 23-year-old woman after throwing her out of ... Read more...

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Theft at Rita Ganguly’s house in Delhi


September 30th, 2011 - 11:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 30 (IANS) Burglars broke into dancer-singer-actor Rita Ganguly's house here and fled with mementoes, including one presented by late prime minister Indira Gandhi, police said Friday. The burglars ... Read more...

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I-Day: PM to unfurl national flag at Red Fort


August 14th, 2011 - 8:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 14 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Monday will unfurl the national flag on the ramparts of the Red Fort to celebrate India's 65th Independence Day. He ... Read more...

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Police guard from massacred Utoya camp missing


July 25th, 2011 - 1:41 pm ICT by IANS
Oslo, July 25 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Norwegian police have not been able to locate the whereabouts of a police guard who was due to be on the Utoya Island where 86 ... Read more...

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Pitt, Jolie invited to Assange’s 40th birthday party


July 11th, 2011 - 9:00 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 11 (IANS) Hollywood actors Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie have reportedly been invited to attend a party to celebrate the 40th birthday of Julian Assange, founder of ... Read more...

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Saudi consulate in Pakistan attacked


May 11th, 2011 - 9:38 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, May 11 (IANS) Motorcycle-borne assailants Wednesday lobbed two hand grenades at the consulate of Saudi Arabia in the Pakistani port city of Karachi, police said.No one was injured. The ... Read more...

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Nepalese journalist assaulted by American Club guard


April 27th, 2011 - 2:03 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, April 27 (IANS) Veteran Nepali journalist Yubaraj Ghimire, who also writes for the Indian Express, was assaulted by an armed police guard on duty at the American Recreation Centre ... Read more...

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Kerala re-poll ends, police guard voting machines


April 16th, 2011 - 7:05 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, April 16 (IANS) The re-polling at two booths in Kerala concluded Saturday and over 11,000 Kerala police personnel kept a vigil on 20,875 electronic voting machines (EVMs) used ... Read more...

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Shutdown in Kerala town to mourn death of woman thrown off train


February 7th, 2011 - 7:39 pm ICT by IANS
Shornur (Kerala), Feb 7 (IANS) A complete shutdown was observed in this Kerala town Monday to mourn the death of a young woman who was pushed out of a moving train ... Read more...

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Zardari may get special US guards for security in backdrop of Taseer’s assassination


January 19th, 2011 - 4:29 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Jan 19(ANI): In the aftermath of Pakistan Punjab Governor Salmaan Taseer's assassination by his own police guard, a proposal to bring in special security guards from the United States for President ... Read more...

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PPP Senator’s guard, guard’s son torched in Karachi


November 26th, 2010 - 10:34 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Nov.26 (ANI): Pakistan Peoples Party's (PPP) Senator Faisal Raza Abidi said his security guard and guard's son were set on fire near Sohrab Goth area of Karachi on Friday.Abidi said that ... Read more...

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N. Korean spy detained for plotting to assassinate its official in Seoul


October 20th, 2010 - 2:13 pm ICT by ANI
Seoul, Oct 20 (ANI): A North Korean agent has been arrested for plotting to assassinate Hwang Jang-Yop, a former secretary of the North's ruling party, who died earlier this month from heart ... Read more...

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Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to hoist tricolour on 64th I-Day at Red Fort


August 14th, 2010 - 9:36 pm ICT by ANI
Spl. Note: (NOT TO BE PUBLISHED /BROADCAST BEFORE 15 AUGUST, 2010)New Delhi, Aug. 14 (ANI): The Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh will unfurl the National Flag on the ramparts of the ... Read more...

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Controversial Danish cartoonist to publish memoirs


August 10th, 2010 - 7:14 pm ICT by IANS
Copenhagen, Aug 10 (DPA) The former Danish newspaper cartoonist who received numerous death threats for his drawing depicting the Muslim Prophet Mohammed with a bomb in his turban is to publish his ... Read more...

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India to review security of Dhaka mission


June 29th, 2010 - 11:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 29 (IANS) In the wake of a fresh intelligence alert about the possibility of terror attacks on Indians in Bangladesh, New Delhi has taken up the issue with ... Read more...

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England-Germany ‘blunder referees’ under South African police guard


June 28th, 2010 - 4:46 pm ICT by ANI
Bloemfontein (South Africa), June 28(ANI): South African Police has said that England-Germany Round of 16 match referee Jorge Larrionda and his blundering assistant Mauricio Espinosa are under police guard to avoid any ... Read more...

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Kolkata Metro Rail introduces integrated security plan


June 18th, 2010 - 1:17 pm ICT by ANI
Kolkata, June 18 (ANI): In a bid to combat terror threats, the Kolkata Metro Railway has introduced the Integrated Security Plan (ISP) to ensure the route's safety and security.Concerned over the threat ... Read more...

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Facebook campaign to incite race hate ahead of World Cup in South Africa


April 7th, 2010 - 2:59 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 7 (ANI): Police is investigating a vile Facebook campaign that is inciting race hate ahead of the football World Cup in South Africa in June.An official probe was launched ... Read more...

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Berlusconi assailant Tartaglia to be released from psychiatric unit


February 3rd, 2010 - 1:50 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 3 (ANI): Massimo Tartaglia, the man who assaulted Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi in December last year, is to be released from psychiatric hospital, it has emerged.The mentally disturbed Tartaglia ... Read more...

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Columbian rebels claim murder of kidnapped governor


January 6th, 2010 - 3:38 pm ICT by BNO News
BOGOTA, COLUMBIA (BNO NEWS) -- Columbian rebels claimed Tuesday the killing of a provincial Columbian governor who was kidnapped and found dead last month.Left-wing Columbian rebels claimed that they killed Governor Luis ... Read more...

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Two injured in Peshawar blast


November 26th, 2009 - 5:35 pm ICT by IANS
Peshawar, Nov 26 (IANS) Two policemen were critically injured in a remote controlled explosion on the outskirts of this North West Frontier Province (NWFP) capital Thursday, the 10th such incident in ... Read more...

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Greek aid volunteer kidnapped in Pakistan


September 9th, 2009 - 8:26 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Sep 9 (DPA) A Greek aid volunteer was kidnapped in Pakistan's northern Chitral district bordering Afghanistan, media reports said Wednesday. More than a dozen gunmen invaded the house of Athanasius Lerounis Tuesday ... Read more...

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Guard commits suicide at Mandela’s residence


August 2nd, 2009 - 12:11 am ICT by IANS
Johannesburg, Aug 1 (DPA) A police guard committed suicide Saturday at the Johannesburg residence of former South African president Nelson Mandela, police said. The sergeant shot himself in front of his colleagues at ... Read more...

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Texas mother Otty Sanchez beheads newborn, eats brain


July 28th, 2009 - 5:15 pm ICT by John Le Fevre
Otty Sanchez, a 33-year-old Texas woman, is under police guard in hospital charged with capital murder after decapitating her newborn baby and eating parts of it before slashing herself.San Antonio police said ... Read more...

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Pak jail officials sew inmate’s lips over failure to pay bribe


June 4th, 2009 - 6:03 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, June 4 (ANI): A robbery case accused languishing in a Pakistan jail has alleged that the District Jail officials allegedly sewed his lips after torturing him.During a hearing of his robbery ... Read more...

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Suicide bombing kills policeman in Pakistani capital (Second Lead)


March 24th, 2009 - 1:21 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, March 23 (DPA) A policeman was killed and several people were injured Monday in a suicide bombing outside an office of the police's intelligence wing in the Pakistani capital Islamabad, ... Read more...

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Robbers loot Rs.1.4 million bank money in Chhattisgarh


December 29th, 2008 - 10:12 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, Dec 29 (IANS) Two motorcycle-borne robbers allegedly looted Rs 1.4 million Monday in Chhattisgarh from an official of the State Bank of India (SBI) and shot dead a police guard, the ... Read more...

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Hiding thief falls through roof in front of waiting cops!


December 26th, 2008 - 4:30 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec 26 (ANI): A thief wanted for two home invasions in Sydney tried to dodge the waiting police in his flat by hiding in the attic, but was nabbed after ... Read more...

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Aid workers pull out of Peshawar as Islamists hold city to ransom


November 22nd, 2008 - 5:58 pm ICT by ANI
Peshawar, Nov.22 (ANI): Aid workers have started withdrawing from the city of Peshawar, as armed men, especially Islamist militants and criminal gangs continue to hold the northwestern city to ransom through ... Read more...

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Man in Phantom of the Opera mask and wig stabs ex-girlfriend to death


September 24th, 2008 - 2:52 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept.24 (ANI): A man in a Phantom of the Opera-style mask and wig stabbed his ex-girlfriend to death, injured her best friend and turned his knife on himself in a ... Read more...

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Blast outside Pakistani consulate in Afghanistan, one injured


July 31st, 2008 - 6:49 pm ICT by IANS
Xinhua Kabul, July 31 (Xinhua) An explosion outside the Pakistani consulate in Afghanistan's peaceful western Herat province wounded at least one police guard Thursday, an official said. "It was 11:20 am when someone ... Read more...

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Pakistan condemns explosion outside its consulate in Afghanistan (Lead)


July 31st, 2008 - 6:46 pm ICT by IANS
Xinhua Islamabad, July 31 (Xinhua) Pakistan Thursday condemned the bomb explosion outside its consulate in western Afghanistan, urging the Afghan government to take responsibility seriously. The explosion occurred Thursday morning when some one ... Read more...

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Islamic militants reorganising party in Bangladesh


June 19th, 2008 - 11:36 pm ICT by IANS
DPA Dhaka, June 19 (DPA) An Islamist militant undergoing trial on terrorism charges in a special court in Bangladesh claimed the banned Jamiatul Mujahideen Islamic group is reorganising after several of its leaders ... Read more...

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