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11 Taliban militants killed in Afghanistan


September 9th, 2012 - 9:21 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, Sep 9 (IANS) Afghan police and army, backed by the NATO-led coalition forces, have killed 11 Taliban militants in different provinces since Saturday, the country's Interior Ministry said ... Read more...

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Twin attacks kill 10 in Afghanistan (Lead)


August 7th, 2012 - 10:54 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, Aug 7 (IANS) At least nine people were killed in a roadside bombing in Kabul Tuesday, while a Taliban suicide bomber blew up an explosives-laden vehicle at a ... Read more...

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Anxious wait for families of Shirdi pilgrims in Hyderabad


June 16th, 2012 - 12:20 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, June 16 (IANS) Families of Shirdi pilgrims travelling in a bus, which met with an accident in Maharashtra's Osmanabad district early Saturday, were anxiously waiting for some information about ... Read more...

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Three UP cops arrested for rape in outpost


May 28th, 2012 - 5:05 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, May 27 (IANS) Three constables of Uttar Pradesh Police were arrested Monday for letting a 17-year-old girl be raped in a police outpost and "not acting in accordance with ... Read more...

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11 die in Kabul attack after Obama trip (Third Lead)


May 2nd, 2012 - 3:17 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, May 2 (IANS) Taliban militants carried out an audacious attack in Kabul only hours after US President Barack Obama visited the city, leaving 11 people including all five ... Read more...

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Eight die in Kabul attack after Obama trip (Second Lead)


May 2nd, 2012 - 1:13 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, May 2 (IANS) Eight people were killed and 17 injured in an audacious Taliban attack in the Afghan capital Wednesday, hours after US President Barack Obama's Kabul visit ... Read more...

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48 killed in Kabul terror siege (Third Lead)


April 16th, 2012 - 6:32 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, April 16 (IANS) At least 48 people, including 36 terrorists, were killed and 65 injured when an 18-hour dramatic siege of the Afghan capital Kabul by Taliban suicide ... Read more...

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Soldier dies in Pakistan ammunition depot blasts (Second Lead)


July 11th, 2011 - 3:07 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, July 11 (IANS) A soldier was killed and three others were injured in three massive explosions that ripped through an army ammunition depot near here.The deafening blasts in ... Read more...

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Three blasts at Pakistan ammunition depot (Lead)


July 11th, 2011 - 1:23 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, July 11 (IANS) Some people were injured Monday in three explosions that tore through an army ammunition depot here.The blasts occurred around 10.30 a.m. in the army weapons depot ... Read more...

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Kashmir’s historic town soon to be history!


July 10th, 2011 - 4:05 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, July 10 (IANS) Pul Doda, the highway town that has connected tourist hubs in Jammu and Kashmir for many years, will soon disappear from the state's map as the ... Read more...

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No Kargil-type situation in Arunachal: Antony


June 14th, 2011 - 8:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 14 (IANS) Against the backdrop of an Arunachal Pradesh minister expressing fears of a Kargil-type situation along the border with China, Defence Minister A.K. Antony Tuesday ... Read more...

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265 Pakistanis being held in Afghanistan jails: Report


January 25th, 2011 - 5:00 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Jan 25(ANI): For the first time, the United States has confirmed the presence of Pakistani nationals in jails across Afghanistan."A very small number - under 50 - of our detainee ... Read more...

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Roadside bomb kills nine taxi passengers in northern Afghanistan


January 17th, 2011 - 3:12 am ICT by BNO News
AFGHANISTAN (BNO NEWS) -- A roadside bomb killed nine people traveling in a taxi in northern Afghanistan on Sunday, police and coalition forces said.The attack happened around 1 p.m. local time in ... Read more...

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Bihar now building one bridge a day, connecting people


August 1st, 2010 - 3:00 pm ICT by IANS
By Rana Ajit Patna, Aug 1 (IANS) Bihar, now ranked among the fastest-growing Indian states with an enviable expansion of 16.59 percent last fiscal, has been building one bridge each working day ... Read more...

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Afghan women fear Taliban resurgence: NYT


July 31st, 2010 - 2:59 pm ICT by ANI
New York, July 31 (ANI): As Afghan and Western governments explore reconciliation with the Taliban, Afghan women fear that the peace they long for may come at the price of rights ... Read more...

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Child witnesses should be examined carefully: Court


June 10th, 2010 - 8:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 10 (IANS) The Delhi High Court has said that children who depose as witnesses in a criminal trial should be examined carefully or else it could lead to injustice. A ... Read more...

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1,000 Taliban could be freed from notorious prison through amnesty scheme


June 8th, 2010 - 2:01 pm ICT by ANI
Kabul, June 8 (ANI): The head of the Pul-e-Charki prison, Afghanistan's most notorious detention centre, has revealed that nearly 1,000 Taliban inmates could be freed from as part of an amnesty ... Read more...

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20 Taliban militants killed in Afghanistan


April 18th, 2010 - 1:53 pm ICT by IANS
Pul-e-Khumri (Afghanistan), April 18 (IANS) Afghan troops backed by NATO-led forces killed 20 militants in the northern Afghan province of Baghlan, police said Sunday. "Twenty militants have been killed and 12 ... Read more...

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Good looks not always important: Minissha Lamba


March 12th, 2010 - 9:02 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 12 (IANS) Actress Minissha Lamba admits her ultra-glamorous look in "Kidnap" opened a whole new range of opportunities for her. But the young actress, who will be seen in ... Read more...

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Three US soldiers killed in Afghanistan blast


February 13th, 2010 - 7:07 pm ICT by IANS
Kandahar, Feb 13 (DPA) Three US soldiers were killed when a homemade bomb exploded Saturday in southern Afghanistan, the same day thousands of US, British and Afghan forces began the biggest-ever operation ... Read more...

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Congress releases list of candidates for Arunachal Pradesh polls


September 14th, 2009 - 1:26 pm ICT by ANI
Itanagar, Sep 14 (ANI): The Congress Party on Monday denied tickets to nine of its sitting MLAs, including a minister for the next month's Assembly polls in Arunachal Pradesh.The party has announced ... Read more...

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Minnisha hasn’t got her due in Bollywood: Shyam Benegal (Interview)


September 8th, 2009 - 9:22 am ICT by IANS
By Ruchika Kher New Delhi, Sep 8 (IANS) Acclaimed filmmaker Shyam Bengal describes Minnisha Lamba as an "exceptionally good" actress but rues that she hasn't got her "due" in Bollywood. He feels his ... Read more...

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Six held for firing at bank employees, looting cash


July 30th, 2009 - 8:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 30 (IANS) Six men have been arrested here for allegedly shooting and injuring two bank employees and looting Rs.950,000 from them in broad daylight in northwest Delhi Monday, police ... Read more...

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Rocket attacks: Pakistan playing blame game, says BSF


July 10th, 2009 - 7:53 pm ICT by IANS
Attari (Punjab), July 10 (IANS) Border Security Force (BSF) officials Friday criticised Pakistan's laxity in investigating the July 4 rocket attack on Indian territory and their failure to trace the guilty, saying ... Read more...

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Curfew relaxed in Meerut, no fresh clashes (Lead)


June 18th, 2009 - 9:53 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, June 18 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh's Meerut district reported no fresh violence Thursday, two days after group clashes left 15 people injured. The curfew imposed would now be relaxed for about 14-16 ... Read more...

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Meerut still tense, curfew relaxed for three hours


June 18th, 2009 - 12:38 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, June 18 (IANS) Tension continued in Uttar Pradesh's Meerut district with curfew being relaxed for only three hours Thursday, a day after 15 people were injured when a verbal dispute between ... Read more...

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Curfew imposed in Meerut after violence


June 17th, 2009 - 1:00 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, June 17 (IANS) Curfew has been clamped in parts of Uttar Pradesh's Meerut district after two groups clashed and indulged in arson and vandalism, leaving nearly 20 people injured, police said ... Read more...

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India, Afghanistan send broad hint to Pakistan - stop terrorism (Lead)


January 12th, 2009 - 7:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 12 (IANS) In an apparent reference to Pakistan, India and Afghanistan Monday said that countries needed to prevent acts of terrorism emanating from their soil.A joint statement issued at ... Read more...

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India, Afghanistan implicitly flay Pakistan


January 12th, 2009 - 6:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 12 (IANS) In an apparent reference to Pakistan, India and Afghanistan Monday said that countries needed to prevent acts of terrorism emanating from their soil.A joint statement issued at ... Read more...

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Mass exodus continues from Pak tribal areas as forces pound militants hideouts


November 20th, 2008 - 3:08 pm ICT by ANI
Peshawar, Nov 20 (ANI): Mass exodus of people continues from militancy-hit spots of the Mohmand Agency to safer places, amid security forces attacks on militants hideouts in different tribal areas.Security forces ... Read more...

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India undertaking heaviest airlifting to light up Kabul


May 3rd, 2008 - 4:15 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, May 3 (IANS) India will begin its heaviest airlifting operations Sunday to transport five mega transformers to Kabul as part of its attempt to provide electricity to the Afghan capital. ... Read more...

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I might perhaps get another base, says Sania


February 20th, 2008 - 5:16 pm ICT by admin
Doha, Feb 20 (IANS) Ace Indian tennis player Sania Mirza kept open her options of shifting base but maintained that India would always remain her solid base, the media reported here Wednesday. ... Read more...

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Pak turmoil bothers people in border areas


December 31st, 2007 - 8:11 pm ICT by admin
By Ravinder Singh Robin Pul Kanzri, December 31 (ANI): People living in areas along India-Pakistan border have expressed concern over the unrest in Pakistan in the wake of assassination of former Prime Minister ... Read more...

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11 people die in Gujarat stampede (Update-Gujarat stampede)


November 14th, 2007 - 2:14 am ICT by admin
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At least 12 feared dead in Gujarat temple stampede


November 14th, 2007 - 2:13 am ICT by admin
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