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Anti-Islam film protests in Pakistan turn violent, at least 19 killed


September 22nd, 2012 - 9:24 pm ICT by BNO News
ISLAMABAD, PAKISTAN (BNO NEWS) -- At least nineteen people were killed and scores injured across Pakistan as widespread protests against the anti-Islam film turned violent, local media reported Friday.In the southern port ... Read more...

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Pakistan assures diplomats’ safety at ‘all cost’


September 20th, 2012 - 11:38 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Sep 20 (IANS) As a large number of people created a ruckus near Islamabad's diplomatic enclave Thursday while staging a protest over an anti-Islam US film, the Pakistani government ... Read more...

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36 injured in anti-Islam film protest in Islamabad (Second Lead)


September 20th, 2012 - 10:43 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Sep 20 (IANS) At least 36 people, including policemen, suffered injuries near the diplomatic enclave in Islamabad Thursday and the army had to be called in to contain a ... Read more...

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25 injured in Islamabad protests over anti-Islam film (Lead)


September 20th, 2012 - 8:55 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Sep 20 (IANS) At least 25 people, including 15 policemen, were injured in the Pakistani capital and the army had to be called in to contain a massive protest ... Read more...

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Army called in to protect Islamabad diplomatic enclave


September 20th, 2012 - 8:10 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Sep 20 (IANS) The Pakistan government called in the army Thursday after a large number of enraged protesters tried to storm Islamabad's heavily-guarded diplomatic enclave to register their protest ... Read more...

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Its New Orleans Saints vs. New York Giants today


November 28th, 2011 - 7:49 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Nov 28 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The New Orleans Saints will be looking forward to continue with their impressive defensive run in their last two games when they enter the pitch against ... Read more...

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Army plans military schools in three states


November 16th, 2011 - 10:24 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, Nov 16 (IANS) The Indian Army plans to set up military schools in Chhattisgarh, Jharkhand and Odisha under the central command of the defence establishment, a senior officer said ... Read more...

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More army soldiers reach Bastar for training


November 4th, 2011 - 2:26 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, Nov 4 (IANS) The Maoists, who have virtually commandeered the jungles in Chhattisgarh's restive Bastar region since the late 1980s will feel the pressure as over 2,500 army soldiers ... Read more...

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500 army men in Chhattisgarh’s red zone - for training


June 2nd, 2011 - 4:39 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, June 2 (IANS) Over 500 army personnel have arrived in the heart of a Maoist insurgency-hit area in Chhattisgarh's Bastar region for training, a move security experts say will ... Read more...

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Paragliding diplomat lands in trouble in Pakistan


May 10th, 2011 - 1:17 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, May 10 (IANS) A German diplomat, who was trying to paraglide from the Margalla Hills near this Pakistan capital, was taken to the police as it was a no-fly ... Read more...

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Christchurch’s central business district cordon opens to residents and business owners


March 6th, 2011 - 5:56 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, Mar.6 (ANI): Parts of the central business district cordon have been lifted for residents and business owners.Many residents and businessmen waited in queue to get the access inside the cordon.Zones ... Read more...

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Patriots Crush Jets In AFC East Division


December 7th, 2010 - 7:50 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Dec 7, (THAINDIAN NEWS) A defeat could not have been more humiliating for the Jets, than the one offered by the Monday night match played against the Patriots at the ... 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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Terror bid at Pakistan parliament foiled, two arrested (Lead)


November 26th, 2010 - 6:28 pm ICT by IANS
By Awais Saleem Islamabad, Nov 26 (IANS) Pakistani security officials have arrested two suspected militants who were allegedly planning to carry out suicide attacks on the parliament building and a mosque in ... Read more...

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Terror attack shows Karachi is in serious danger: Report


November 25th, 2010 - 11:51 am ICT by IANS
Karachi, Nov 25 (IANS/AKI) The bombing of Criminal Investigation Department (CID) police compound in Karachi earlier this month demonstrates that the port city is in grave risk, according to the classified conclusions ... Read more...

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Lashkar-i-Jhangvi behind Karachi CID building attack: Rehman Malik


November 12th, 2010 - 5:57 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Nov 12 (ANI): The Lashkar-i-Jhangvi (LJ) was behind the terror attack on the Crime Investigation Department (CID) office building in Karachi on Thursday night, Pakistan Interior Minister Rehman Malik has ... Read more...

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Karachi CID building explosion magnitude was 1.3 on Richter scale: Met office


November 12th, 2010 - 2:23 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Nov 12 (ANI): The magnitude of the explosion that occurred in the Karachi CID building attack was 1.3 on Richter scale, the metrological department has revealed.The Chief Metrological Officer said that ... Read more...

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Tips on handling pressure when looking for a job or keeping one


November 2nd, 2010 - 4:34 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 02 (ANI): The recession has left many feeling stressed about not finding a job or losing one, and now an expert has come up with a few tips on how ... Read more...

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Mamata focuses on Maoist-hit areas ahead of assembly poll


October 21st, 2010 - 12:42 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Oct 20 (IANS) Railway Minister and Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee Wednesday said that her party plans to undertake a trust building exercise in West Bengal's Maoist-affected areas ahead of ... Read more...

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Now, a mobile phone app to warn of excessive radiation levels


September 8th, 2010 - 2:30 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Sep 8 (ANI): An Israeli company has developed a software that monitors mobile phone's radiation levels and alerts the user if the levels are very high.Tawkon said the purpose of the ... Read more...

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Zardari government accused of diverting 300 million pound Kashmir earthquake aid


August 14th, 2010 - 1:41 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Aug 14(ANI): Pakistani officials have alleged that over 300 million pounds in foreign aid for victims of the October 8, 2005 Kashmir earthquake have been diverted by President Asif Ali ... Read more...

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Diamond reserve in Chhattisgarh under Maoist control


June 20th, 2010 - 4:31 pm ICT by IANS
By Sujeet Kumar Pailikhand (Chhattisgarh), June 20 (IANS) Maoist guerrillas, who hold sway over vast stretches of Chhattisgarh's forested interiors, have now virtually taken control of a diamond deposit area after the ... Read more...

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Chhattisgarh seeks police chief’s opinion on Dantewada aftermath


June 1st, 2010 - 4:06 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, June 1 (IANS) More than a week after the central government asked Chhattisgarh to take action against two Indian Police Service (IPS) officers for their "command failure" in connection with ... Read more...

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Pakistan awaits natural lake burst in Hunza Valley


May 25th, 2010 - 2:44 pm ICT by ANI
By Mir MohammadIslamabad, May 25 (ANI): Pakistan is awaiting the burst of a natural lake created after the landslide, as thousands of people are stranded in the scenic Hunza Valley in northern ... Read more...

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Dantewada massacre: Chhattisgarh reluctant to act against IPS officers


May 23rd, 2010 - 4:14 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, May 23 (IANS) The union home ministry has apparently asked the Chhattisgarh government to take action against two senior Indian Police Service (IPS) officers for their "command failure" in connection ... Read more...

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Arnie’s wife not a ‘big fan’ of driving laws!


December 23rd, 2009 - 2:54 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Dec 23 (ANI): When one is wife of California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger, traffic laws don't really matter.In the past few months, Schwarzenegger's wife Maria Shriver has been seen ... Read more...

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Arnie’s wife falls foul of California’s traffic laws again


October 27th, 2009 - 9:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 27 (ANI): Arnold Schwarzenegger's wife Maria Shriver has again been caught violating California's traffic laws.TMZ.com has posted a video that shows her Cadillac Escalade parked in red zone as ... Read more...

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Bears Loses Against Falcons: Orlando Pace Was Disappointing


October 19th, 2009 - 6:02 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar, Chicago Bears lost the match against Atlanta Falcons and the final score of the match read Atlanta Falcons 21 while Chicago Bears were at 14. Earl Bennett, Frank Omiyale ... Read more...

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Terror fear leads to pillion riding ban in Islamabad


October 16th, 2009 - 12:50 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Oct 16 (IANS) Pillion riding on two-wheelers has been banned in Pakistan's capital Islamabad to thwart a possible terror strike, a media report said Friday. Interior Minister Rehman Malik issued orders ... Read more...

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Chhattisgarh Maoists block traffic on day two of shutdown


June 23rd, 2009 - 1:54 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, June 23 (IANS) Day two of the 48-hour shutdown called by Maoists hit life in several parts of Chhattisgarh Tuesday with guerrillas blocking roads and disrupting traffic on key highways. Though life ... Read more...

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Maoist landmine blast kills 12 cops in Chhattisgarh (Second Lead)


June 21st, 2009 - 3:14 am ICT by IANS
Raipur, June 20 (IANS) As many as twelve troopers were killed and 11 injured Saturday evening when the truck in which they were travelling hit a landmine planted by suspected Maoist guerrillas ... Read more...

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Five troopers die as CRPF truck hits Maoist landmine (Lead)


June 21st, 2009 - 12:15 am ICT by IANS
Raipur, June 20 (IANS) Five paramilitary troopers were killed and at least 11 injured Saturday evening when the truck in which they were travelling hit a landmine planted by suspected Maoist guerrillas ... Read more...

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Terrorists may strike Lahore again: Pak Intelligence


June 3rd, 2009 - 1:35 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, June 3 (ANI): The security has been tightened in Lahore following inputs from Pakistani intelligence agency suggested that terrorists could once again target the city.A comprehensive security plan has been ... Read more...

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Terror threats prompt security alert in Islamabad (Second Lead)


April 10th, 2009 - 5:42 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, April 10 (IANS) Security was tightened in this Pakistani capital Friday following threats from terrorists that they would target parliament and international schools, prompting the US embassy here to suspend ... Read more...

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Security alert sounded in Islamabad amid terror threats (Lead)


April 10th, 2009 - 4:49 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, April 10 (DPA) Authorities enhanced security Friday in Pakistan's capital, Islamabad, after sounding a security alert in the wake of renewed terrorist threats, officials said. The US embassy temporarily suspended its ... Read more...

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