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Bal Thackeray slams SRK for ‘misdemeanour’ at Wankhede


May 19th, 2012 - 5:43 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 19 (IANS) Shiv Sena supremo Bal Thackeray Saturday criticised Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan for what he termed was his 'misdemeanour' at the Wankhede Stadium Wednesday night ... Read more...

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Court seeks source of Kerala temple’s treasure (Lead)


July 7th, 2011 - 12:50 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 6 (IANS) The Supreme Court Wednesday asked the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) to examine the source and antiquity of the treasure unearthed from the Sri Padmanabhaswamy ... Read more...

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Supreme Court seeks source of Kerala temple treasure


July 6th, 2011 - 1:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 6 (IANS) The Supreme Court Wednesday asked the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) to examine the source and antiquity of the treasure unearthed from the Sri Padmanabhaswamy ... Read more...

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Ajmer dargah security being beefed up after ministry censure


July 4th, 2011 - 7:36 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, July 4 (IANS) The Rajasthan state security agencies have been put on high alert and security strengthened at the famous dargah (shrine) of Khwaja Moinuddin Chishti in Ajmer visited ... Read more...

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Privacy concerns on Natgrid unwarranted: Chidambaram


June 11th, 2011 - 3:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 11 (IANS) Allaying fears that the National Intelligence Grid (Natgrid) may encroach on individual privacy, Home Minister P. Chidambaram said high safeguards would be in place ... Read more...

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Karachi attack: Navy blames air force for poor security


May 30th, 2011 - 9:23 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, May 30 (IANS) The Pakistan Navy Monday blamed the air force for poor security conditions at a naval base in Karachi - where 14 people were killed in ... Read more...

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CJA condemns detention of Mumbai journalist


May 28th, 2011 - 7:22 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, May 28 (IANS) The Commonwealth Journalists Association (CJA) has condemned the arrest and detention of Indian journalist Tarakant Dwivedi after he reported on poor security conditions at the Chhatrapati ... Read more...

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Rathore’s attacker now turns on Rajesh Talwar with cleaver (Roundup)


January 25th, 2011 - 5:49 pm ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad, Jan 25 (IANS) The man was the same and so was the modus operandi. In an eerie recap, former NID student Utsav Sharma Tuesday attacked Rajesh Talwar, father of murdered teen ... Read more...

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Talwar family shaken by the attack: Lawyer


January 25th, 2011 - 3:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 25 (IANS) The Talwar family is extremely shaken after the attack on Rajesh Talwar, the father of murdered teenager Aarushi, by a man outside a Ghaziabad court Tuesday. A ... Read more...

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WikiLeaks: Terrorists may get n-material in Yemen


December 21st, 2010 - 2:48 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 21 (IANS) With the lone guard at Yemen's main store of radioactive products being removed and the CCTV system breaking down six months ago, "very little now stands between ... Read more...

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‘Yemen’s radioactive products were easy al-Qaeda targets’: Wikileaks


December 20th, 2010 - 1:34 pm ICT by ANI
Sana'a, Dec 20 (ANI): A senior Yemeni government official had told US diplomats that poor security at the country's main store of radioactive products could give terrorists an easy access to ... Read more...

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No more aartis please, says blast victim’s father


December 9th, 2010 - 1:06 pm ICT by IANS
Varanasi, Dec 9 (IANS) An inconsolable Santosh Kumar Sharma, who lost his daughter Swastika in the blast two days ago, says the traditional 'aarti' ritual on the banks of the Ganga should ... Read more...

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Lax security at Taj Mahal


November 26th, 2010 - 8:21 pm ICT by ANI
Agra, Nov.26 (ANI): The Taj Mahal faced lax security as the close circuit television cameras and other surveillance gadgets are not working despite high threat perception to the monument.The Central Industrial Security ... Read more...

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North Africa at risk of being overrun by al-Qaeda


October 22nd, 2010 - 6:47 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct. 22 (ANI): Al-Qaeda is poised to overrun five states in North Africa and the Middle East, creating terrorist safe havens from which the network can launch attack on the West, ... Read more...

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Karzai supporters offered Afghan officials 500,000 dollars to falsify parliamentary poll results


September 13th, 2010 - 5:25 pm ICT by ANI
Kabul, Sept 13 (ANI): Independent observers have claimed that Afghan election officials were offered 500,000 dollars (380,000 pounds) to falsify returns in parliamentary election by President Hamid Karzai's supporters.The report ... Read more...

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Van Gogh painting heist: Egyptian officials arrested


August 24th, 2010 - 12:24 pm ICT by IANS
Cairo, Aug 24 (IANS/AKI) One of Egypt's top culture officials and other employees of the Egyptian culture ministry were arrested following the theft of painting by Vincent Van Gogh from Cairo's Mahmud ... Read more...

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Armed policemen maintain tight vigil in Hyderabad


April 30th, 2010 - 10:57 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, April 30 (IANS) Gun-totting policemen kept a tight vigil in Hyderabad for the third consecutive day Friday in view of warnings by intelligence agencies of possible terror attacks. P olice also ... Read more...

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Robert Gates Warns About Iranian Nuclear Weapons?


April 19th, 2010 - 7:27 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Washington, Apr 19, (THAINDIAN NEWS) It has recently been reported that the Defense Secretary of the United States, Robert Gates, had sent a memo to the White House in January ... Read more...

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Karzai offered security, warned Bhutto of death threat just hours before her assassination


April 16th, 2010 - 7:14 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Apr.16 (ANI): Afghanistan President Hamid Karzai had offered slain former Pakistan Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto security cover by his country's intelligence officials just hours before she was killed in a ... Read more...

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Confidential medical records of Britons sent to India


April 4th, 2010 - 2:16 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 4 (IANS) The patient records and confidential medical notes of millions of Britons were being sent to India for processing by the National Health Service (NHS), despite a promise by ... Read more...

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Poor security questions put e-mails at risk


March 9th, 2010 - 1:17 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 9 (ANI): Experts have warned that hackers can comfortably crack questions used as security checks in webmails.Joseph Bonneau, a security researcher at the University of Cambridge, insists that attackers ... Read more...

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Poor police leadership enabled Maoist attack in Bengal


February 18th, 2010 - 11:20 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Feb 18 (IANS) Weak intelligence and communication networks, lack of alertness, and poor security made the Eastern Frontier Rifles (EFR) camp at Silda in West Bengal a sitting duck for Maoist ... Read more...

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Afghan cancer patient chooses India over terror-prone Pakistan


January 19th, 2010 - 3:01 pm ICT by IANS
By Shweta Srinivasan New Delhi, Jan 19 (IANS) Forty-nine year old Khadija, a resident of Kabul, suffered for over a year from what her doctors called menopausal bleeding. Seeking proper treatment she chose ... Read more...

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Goa MP’s rape remarks trigger a storm, Russian consulate protests (Roundup)


December 16th, 2009 - 8:21 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji/New Delhi, Dec 16 (IANS) A Congress MP's indiscrete remarks about the alleged rape of a Russian woman in Goa led to outrage Wednesday with the Russian consul general writing to the ... Read more...

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Russian consul protests Goa MP’s rape remarks, rising crimes (Lead)


December 16th, 2009 - 5:12 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji/New Delhi, Dec 16 (IANS) The Russian consul general in Mumbai has protested to the Goa government over a Goan MP's insensitive remarks about the alleged rape of a Russian woman and ... Read more...

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Russian consulate protests Goa MP’s rape remarks


December 16th, 2009 - 4:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Mumbai, Dec 16 (IANS) The Russian consulate in Mumbai Wednesday protested to the Goa government over state Congress MP Shantaram Naik's "insensitive remarks" about the alleged rape of a Russian woman. ... Read more...

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Crimes against Russians causing worry back home: Consul general


December 16th, 2009 - 3:09 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Dec 16 (IANS) Victimisation of Russian citizens in Goa has created a lot of apprehension back home, the Russian consul general has said in a letter to the state chief minister. ... Read more...

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Darjeeling zoo, known for its rare Red Pandas, has poor security measures


September 6th, 2009 - 11:00 pm ICT by ANI
By Tarak SarkarDarjeeling (West Bengal), Sep 6(ANI): The Padmaja Naidu Himalayan zoological park in West Bengal's Darjeeling district, which is known for its Red Pandas, lacks security measures, which a zoo of ... Read more...

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Pak denies Mullah Omar, Taliban central council operating from Balochistan


August 24th, 2009 - 12:04 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Aug 24 (ANI): Rejecting foreign media reports that Taliban supreme commander Mullah Omar and the central council of the terrorist organisation were present in Balochistan, Frontier Corps Balochistan Inspector General ... Read more...

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Lawyers strike work demanding security in court premises (Lead)


June 4th, 2009 - 10:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 4 (IANS) People thronging the five district courts in the capital had a tough time Thursday as lawyers went on a day-long strike to protest the abduction of a ... Read more...

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Now, alcohol flows at this UK prison!


May 7th, 2009 - 1:33 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 7 (ANI): A damning report prepared by Sussex inspectors has revealed that the Ford Open Prison is 'awash with alcohol' and has sacrificed its role as a place for the ... Read more...

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ICC calls Broad, Jayawardene to give first hand account of Lahore attack


March 8th, 2009 - 1:17 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Mar 8 (ANI): The International Cricket Council has invited English match referee Chris Broad and Sri Lankan skipper Mahela Jayawardene to present first hand account of the chilling experiences of ... Read more...

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No security lapses in Lahore: Governor


March 5th, 2009 - 8:17 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, March 5 (IANS) Vehemently denying that security lapses had led to the terrorist attack on the Sri Lankan cricketers in Lahore, Punjab provincial Governor Salman Taseer said Thursday the report of ... Read more...

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After Lahore attack, Muralitharans playing future in doubt


March 5th, 2009 - 1:33 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Mar 5 (ANI): Sri Lankan spin king and the highest wicket taker in the world, Muttiah Muralitharan, has cast doubts on his immediate playing future following Tuesdays traumatic attack in ... Read more...

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Chhattisgarh minister conducts surprise check of Salwa Judum camps


January 28th, 2009 - 9:59 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, Jan 28 (IANS) Chhattisgarh Home Minister Nankiram Kanwar made a surprise visit Wednesday at two Salwa Judum relief camps in restive Bijapur district of Chhattisgarh to review security arrangements.Kanwar along ... Read more...

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