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PM pitches for NCTC amid opposition (Lead)

May 5th, 2012 - 3:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 5 (IANS) In his attempt to dispel fears about NCTC, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Saturday strongly pitched for the one-stop anti-terror intelligence hub whose formation has ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Pakistan rights groups to rally against Hindu killings

November 10th, 2011 - 5:43 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Nov 10 (IANS) Civil society and human rights organisations of Pakistan will stage a rally Monday in Hyderabad city of Sindh province in protest against the killing of four ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Pakistan frets over burqa bombers (Lead)

August 13th, 2011 - 2:41 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 13 (IANS) Burqa-clad women suicide bombers in Pakistan have posed a potent threat to the country as it grapples to deal with the Taliban.This has been vindicated ... Read more...

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Has Melbourne pitch been changed to neutralise wily Swann?

December 20th, 2010 - 5:03 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec. 20 (ANI): The pitch for the fourth Ashes Test to be played in Melbourne has been switched, less than a fortnight before the match.Despite denials that a decision has been ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Google Chrome Turns 2 Years Old, Gets A New Version

September 4th, 2010 - 10:57 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Sep 4, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Google, the Internet search giant today celebrated the second anniversary of its popular web browser Chrome and released a new version of the browser for the ... Read more...

Posted in Technology Industry News |

Tropical Storm Fiona Moving Northwest

September 3rd, 2010 - 4:07 am ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Sep 2, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Early on Wednesday morning, the National Hurricane Center located the Tropical Storm Fiona near latitude of 22.6 degrees north and a longitude of 65.4 degrees west. ... Read more...

Posted in World |

CIA warns al-Qaeda’s affiliate in Yemen “urgent threat to U.S. security”

August 25th, 2010 - 2:13 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 25 (ANI): CIA analysts have warned, for the first time since the 9/11 terror attacks in 2001, that one of the offshoots of al-Qaeda in Yemen has become the most ... Read more...

Posted in World |

CIA sees more threat from Al Qaeda in Yemen than Pakistan

August 25th, 2010 - 1:33 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 25 (IANS) The US Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) now sees one of Al Qaeda's off-shoots - rather than the core group now based in Pakistan - as the most ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

US to strike off Taliban leaders’ name from UN blacklist on case to case basis

July 15th, 2010 - 12:31 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 15 (ANI): The United States has made it clear that it would consider Afghan President Hamid Karzai's proposal to remove the names of some of the former Taliban leaders ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Osama Bin Laden Facebook Page Quashed

April 24th, 2010 - 7:32 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Apr 24, (THAINDIAN NEWS) A Facebook account bearing the name of extremist terrorist leader Osama Bin Laden has been pulled of the web on Friday. It attracted 1000 fans since ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Three Tigers Escape From A Canary Islands Zoo

March 24th, 2010 - 7:45 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Madrid, Spain, March 24, (THAINDIAN NEWS) It was not a zebra that had ventured out on the road or some notorious monkey creating a ruckus, the Civil Guard police of ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Police Locates Amber Dubois’ Skeletal Remains

March 9th, 2010 - 10:23 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar San Diego, March 9, (THAINDIAN NEWS) According to reports, the Escondido police department is linking the death of the missing teen Amber Dubois with the sex offender John Albert Gardner ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

90pc drug users in Malaysia do not use condoms, says social activist

December 4th, 2009 - 5:56 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, Dec 4 (ANI): In a new survey a Malaysian social activist has revealed that 90 percent of drug users do not use condoms, leading to the worry that it can ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Pak Taliban regrouping in remote South Waziristan

November 27th, 2009 - 7:01 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Nov.27 (ANI): Pakistan Taliban are reportedly regrouping in remote areas of South Waziristan inspite of the Pakistan Army's offensive in area, which has so far claimed the lives of about ... Read more...

Posted in World |

US shift in Afghan strategy worries India

October 13th, 2009 - 4:33 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct. 13 (ANI): As the United States reviews its Afghanistan strategy and plans with a focus on Al Qaeda and the Taliban, foreign Policy makers and strategists here are ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Oregon Unemployment Rate Reaches Record Height

July 13th, 2009 - 6:39 pm ICT by GD
It seems that recession is a rising menace as it continues to be the most potent threat to the world and U.S. economies.As a result the unemployment rates in many of ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Taliban ‘on the run’ in Pak: Qureshi

July 3rd, 2009 - 6:14 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 3 (ANI): Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi has said that the Taliban are 'on the run' in the country, as the government has launched a series of military ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Pak, Afghanistan based terrorists pose potent threat to Persian Gulf countries : Gates

June 25th, 2009 - 3:11 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 25 (ANI): The US Secretary of Defence, Robert Gates has warned that the terror threat emanating from Pakistan and Afghanistan is dangerous for the Gulf countries as well.Speaking at ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Al-Qaeda shaken by drone strikes in Pak: US officials

June 1st, 2009 - 1:34 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jun.1 (ANI): The missile strikes being carried out by US drones has unsettled Al-Qaeda and other terror groups operating the tribal belt along the Pakistan-Afghanistan border, US intelligence and military ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Cup that cheers may be a counter to next terror strike

March 16th, 2008 - 3:13 pm ICT by admin
New York, March 16 (IANS) It may well and truly be the cup that cheers - especially if you are under terrorist attack. A cup of the humble tea - with or ... Read more...

Posted in World |