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No intention to intervene in Syria: NATO chief


September 11th, 2012 - 12:41 am ICT by IANS
Brussels, Sep 10 (IANS) NATO Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen Monday repeated that the military alliance has no intention to intervene in Syria and called for a political solution."Our position ... Read more...

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Israeli PM seeks world to set ‘red line’ for Iran


September 3rd, 2012 - 5:50 am ICT by IANS
Jerusalem, Sep 3 (IANS) Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has called for setting "clear red lines" for Iran to curb its nuclear plan."The international community is not putting down a ... Read more...

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Russia denies sending chemical weapons to Syria


August 21st, 2012 - 5:52 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Aug 21 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Syria has no Russia-made chemical weapons stockpile, a Russian official said Tuesday.Col. Vladimir Mandych, deputy director of the Federal Agency for Safe Storage and ... Read more...

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Delhi Metro ridership touches 22 lakh (Second Lead)


August 2nd, 2012 - 4:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 2 (IANS) Within 10 days of registering its highest ever ridership, Delhi Metro Thursday said it set a new record: nearly 22 lakh commuters.The Metro trains carried ... Read more...

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Delhi Metro ridership touches 22 lakh


August 2nd, 2012 - 3:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 2 (IANS) Within 10 days of registering its highest ever ridership, Delhi Metro Thursday said it set a new record: nearly 22 lakh commuters.The Metro trains carried ... Read more...

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No secret deal with US on NATO route reopening: Khar


July 5th, 2012 - 5:33 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, July 4 (IANS) Pakistan has not entered into any secret agreement with the US on reopening the NATO supply routes to Afghanistan, Foreign Minister Hina Rabbani Khar said Wednesday.The ... Read more...

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Pakistan summons US envoy over drone strikes


June 5th, 2012 - 8:33 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 5 (IANS) Pakistan's foreign ministry Tuesday summoned US Charge d'Affaires Richard Hoagland to lodge a formal protest over the series of drone strikes in the country, the ministry ... Read more...

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TRAI eases mergers and acquisition norms


November 3rd, 2011 - 11:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 3 (IANS) The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) Thursday made proposals to ease mergers for companies having market shares of up to 35 percent, but added ... Read more...

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Iranian supreme leader criticises US support for Israel


October 2nd, 2011 - 3:15 am ICT by IANS
Tehran, Oct 2 (IANS) Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei Saturday criticised what he called US President Barack Obama's support for Israel, a media report said.Khamenei made the ... Read more...

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NATO halts Gaddafi boats laying mines outside Misurata


April 30th, 2011 - 2:37 pm ICT by ANI
Tripoli, Apr 30 (ANI): NATO warships have reportedly managed to halt several boats of Gaddafi forces laying anti-shipping mines outside the harbour of the Libyan city of Misurata."We have just seen ... Read more...

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Squatters invade Gaddafi son’s mansion in Britain


March 10th, 2011 - 9:48 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 10 (IANS) The uprising in Libya seemed to have reached one of the residential areas of Britain after a group of squatters Thursday occupied a 10 million pound ... Read more...

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Artists reveal significance of Obama’s gift to Chinese President


February 13th, 2011 - 5:13 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 13 (ANI): US President Barack Obama had gifted his Chinese counterpart Hu Jintao a painting created by two Chinese-American artist brothers in the honour of his state visit ... Read more...

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Pakistani duo killed by US diplomat were ’spies assigned to tail him’, claims official


February 8th, 2011 - 5:33 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Feb 8(ANI): The two Pakistani men shot to death by US diplomat Raymond Davis were not armed robbers, as he said, but intelligence agents assigned to tail him, a Pakistani intelligence ... Read more...

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Mark Sanchez Caught On Tape With Finger Up His Nose


January 25th, 2011 - 8:40 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Jan 25, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The New York Jets lost the game on Sunday to the Pittsburgh Steelers, but that did not stop the press from training their cameras on them. ... Read more...

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Pak ‘privately approved’ US drone strikes while publicly condemning them: Wikileaks


December 1st, 2010 - 7:02 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Dec 1 (ANI): The Pakistan government privately approved US drone strikes while publicly condemning the CIA's covert raids, according to diplomatic cables posted whistle-blower website Wikileaks.The revelations of America's ... Read more...

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Several injured after freight train, empty passenger train collide in Washington, D.C.


November 5th, 2010 - 9:40 pm ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) -- Several people were injured on early Friday morning when a freight train and an empty passenger train collided in Washington, D.C., officials said.The collision, which reportedly happened ... Read more...

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No mercy for Bluelines, they will go, says Dikshit


October 26th, 2010 - 10:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 26 (IANS) Delhi's Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit made it clear Tuesday that her government was determined to banish Blueline buses from December and blamed the private fleet for its ... Read more...

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Shahab Durazi, Arjun Khanna collections steal show at Couture Week


October 11th, 2010 - 2:46 pm ICT by IANS
By Shilpa Raina Mumbai, Oct 11 (IANS) Couturiers Arjun Khanna and Shahab Durazi have emerged as the true stars of the just concluded HDIL-India Couture Week. So impressive were their collections that they ... Read more...

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Not talking to Haqqanis, our red lines are clear: Afghan NSA


August 31st, 2010 - 10:35 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug.31 (ANI): Afghanistan on Tuesday denied that Karzai-led government was in talks with Haqqanis and other Pakistan-backed terrorist groups under the reconciliation process.Afghan National Security Advisor Rangin Dadfar ... Read more...

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Israel ready to soften blockade on Gaza: EU


June 14th, 2010 - 3:52 pm ICT by IANS
Luxembourg, June 14 (DPA) Israel is ready to soften its blockade on the Gaza Strip by opening up to two land crossings into Hamas-controlled Palestinian territory, European Union (EU) diplomats said Monday. Israel ... Read more...

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Netanyahu refuses to halt Jerusalem constructions


April 23rd, 2010 - 5:57 pm ICT by IANS
Jerusalem, April 23 (IANS/AKI) Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has rejected the US call to halt construction in East Jerusalem even as Washington special envoy George Mitchell arrived in the region to ... Read more...

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10 more subway stations to open in Dubai


April 17th, 2010 - 10:09 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai April 17 (IANS/WAM) Dubai Saturday announced the opening of seven new subway stations this month and three in the next month, expecting to revamp the public transport system in the country's ... Read more...

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Leif Garrett arrested on drug possession charges


February 4th, 2010 - 1:08 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Feb 3 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Singer Leif Garrett was arrested on Monday morning, on the charges of possessing drugs. He had a ‘controlled substance’ on his person, so he was arrested ... Read more...

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Violence between couples generally ‘calculated’


October 20th, 2009 - 2:05 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, October 20 (ANI): Various types of violence between couples generally stem from a calculated decision-making process, according to a study.Dr. Eila Perkis, University of Haifa, found that various types of intimate ... Read more...

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Pak draws ‘red line’ over US troops on its soil


October 8th, 2009 - 6:21 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct.8 (ANI): Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi has said that the country's security forces are capable enough of carrying out an operation against extremists in tribal areas and that ... Read more...

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Delhi Metro’s six lines get rainbow colour codes


September 29th, 2009 - 5:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 29 (IANS) Delhi Metro is set to get a splash of rainbow colours on its network -- after operating on its red, blue and yellow lines, the next three ... Read more...

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Saudi ’sex braggarts’ go on trial for kiss-and-tell TV show


September 28th, 2009 - 8:27 pm ICT by IANS
Jeddah, Sep 28 (DPA) Four Saudi Arabian men have gone on trial in Jeddah for boasting about their sexual conquests on a TV talk show, a media report said Monday. The charges against ... Read more...

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Pak won’t allow US to cross ‘red line’ under any circumstances: FO


September 18th, 2009 - 3:32 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Sep.18 (ANI): Amid reports of a massive expansion of the US' Islamabad embassy, Pakistan has said that it would never allow the American troops to carry out military operations from its ... Read more...

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Jeanice McMillan: A Life Cut Short In The Metro Tragedy


June 24th, 2009 - 12:08 am ICT by GD
At least seven were killed and 70 others injured, when a metro rail slammed in to the rear of another on the Red Line, yesterday. The terrible accident took place during the ... Read more...

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Toll rises to nine in Washington subway collision (Third Lead)


June 23rd, 2009 - 4:34 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 23 (DPA) The death toll from a collision between two subway trains in the US capital Monday has risen to nine, broadcaster CNN reported Tuesday. At least 76 people were injured ... Read more...

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Search continues for bodies at Washington metro crash site


June 23rd, 2009 - 3:09 pm ICT by John Le Fevre
At least nine people have been killed and more than 70 others injured after a Washington D.C. metro train plowed into the back of a stationary one at the height ... Read more...

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Travel Alert: Avoid D.C.’s Red Line after train collision


June 23rd, 2009 - 1:14 pm ICT by admin
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) -- D.C. Metro officials are advising that people avoid the Red Line for the remainder of the day after two six-car Red Line trains collided at around 5 ... Read more...

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BREAKING NEWS: One dead and 70 injured in DC train crash


June 23rd, 2009 - 5:10 am ICT by John Le Fevre
One person is dead and up to 70 people are reported injured following a two train collision near the Fort Totten Metro station in Washington DC this afternoon.Washington DC Fire and EMS ... Read more...

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Ahmadinejad says ‘ready’ to negotiate with US


May 30th, 2009 - 12:36 am ICT by IANS
Tehran, May 29 (IANS) Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad Friday reiterated that Tehran was ready to negotiate with the US but stressed that the talks should be held under "equal conditions". "The Americans keep ... Read more...

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Insurgency along lawless Pak Afghan border most ‘daunting’ for US: Holbrook


March 28th, 2009 - 1:38 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar.28 (ANI): The US special envoy to Pakistan and Afghanistan Richard Holbrook has said that the insurgency in Pakistan along the Afghan border is the most daunting situation that the ... Read more...

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