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US to move out 9,000 Marines from Japan


April 27th, 2012 - 2:06 pm ICT by IANS
Tokyo, April 27 (IANS) The US will move 9,000 Marines out of Japan's southern Okinawa to Guam, Hawaii and other locations in the Asia-Pacific region, said a joint statement ... Read more...

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Committee to decide whether Chennai port will handle coal


April 12th, 2012 - 7:52 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, April 12 (IANS) An expert committee set up by the Supreme Court is studying whether the Chennai Port Trust should be allowed to handle bulk cargoes of coal and ... Read more...

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US may turn to India if talks with Pakistan fail: Daily


March 31st, 2012 - 2:55 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, March 31 (IANS) If Pakistan does not reopen the NATO supply lines to Afghanistan that were closed after an attack on a border post killed 24 soldiers in November, ... Read more...

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India, Pakistan to renew n-accidents pact


December 27th, 2011 - 9:51 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad/New Delhi, Dec 27 (IANS) Senior officials of India and Pakistan Tuesday ended their two-day talks in Islamabad by agreeing to consider renewing for another five years a pact ... Read more...

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Sacked Hundai workers detained, hunger-strike foiled


November 30th, 2011 - 3:39 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Nov 30 (IANS) A total of 23 dismissed workers of Hyundai Motor India Ltd (HMIL) were detained by the police Wednesday when they attempted to stage a ... Read more...

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Protesting Hyundai workers roll out cars on empty stomach


November 30th, 2011 - 12:04 am ICT by IANS
Chennai, Nov 29 (IANS) Even as a sizeable number of workers of the Hyundai Motor India Ltd (HMIL) roll out cars on an empty stomach pressing various demands, 32 dismissed ... Read more...

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Rebel leaders puzzled over withdrawal of Gaddafi’s troops from Misurata


April 24th, 2011 - 11:52 am ICT by ANI
New York, Apr 24 (ANI): The quick withdrawal of forces loyal to Colonel Muammar Gaddafi from the western city of Misurata on Saturday has puzzled the rebel commanders, and there are no ... Read more...

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British troops hand over Sangin to US forces in Afghanistan


September 20th, 2010 - 6:24 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 20 (ANI):British troops have handed over Sangin to US and Afghan forces, after losing more than 100 lives in the district during the past four years.The Sangin area of ... Read more...

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Chhattisgarh steps up security ahead of I-Day


August 11th, 2010 - 2:04 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, Aug 11 (IANS) Security has been heightened in 13 of Chhattisgarh's 18 districts following intelligence inputs that Maoists can strike at government and civilian targets ahead of Sunday's Independence Day celebrations, ... Read more...

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Shortage of over twelve lakh teachers in the country: Sibal


August 6th, 2010 - 5:37 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug 6 (ANI): Union Human Resource and Development (HRD) Minister Kapil Sibal on Friday said there is a there is a shortage of over twelve lakh teachers in the country ... Read more...

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Pillai to visit Chhattisgarh Monday


July 4th, 2010 - 5:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 4 (IANS) Union Home Secretary G.K. Pillai will visit Chhattisgarh Monday for a two-day trip to review the security situation in the state following the frequent Maoist attacks ... Read more...

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Redeployment of forces in Naxal hit areas


July 2nd, 2010 - 2:36 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 2 (ANI): The Union Home Ministry is working out on a plan for the redeployment of paramilitary forces engaged in anti-Naxal operations in states.A phase wise plan in consultation ... Read more...

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No major pull out of troops from Kashmir: Army


March 29th, 2010 - 6:29 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, March 29 (IANS) There has been no major withdrawal of troops from Jammu and Kashmir, an Indian Army officer said Monday. Answering a question about withdrawal of troops at a media conference, ... Read more...

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Prince Harry’s Afghanistan dreams ’smashed’


November 29th, 2009 - 1:47 pm ICT by ANI
London, November 29 (ANI): Prince Harry's dreams of returning to front-line duty in Afghanistan have been smashed over security concerns.The Royal, who is training to pilot the meanest attack machine in ... Read more...

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Army redeployed in J and K ahead of PM’s visit


October 20th, 2009 - 11:52 am ICT by ANI
Srinagar, Oct.20 (ANI): The UPA Government has ordered the redeployment of troops in Jammu and Kashmir to plug gaps in security along the border and the Line of Control (LoC).According to ... Read more...

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Stressed army veteran Sgt. John M. Russell kills five at Baghdad clinic


May 13th, 2009 - 4:23 am ICT by John Le Fevre
By John Le Fevre A 44-year-old US Army Sergeant from Sherman, Texas is in custody at Camp Liberty in Baghdad after shooting dead five US servicemen at a combat stress clinic on Monday. Sergeant ... Read more...

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American forces may stay in Iraq beyond June 2009 deadline


March 27th, 2009 - 2:22 pm ICT by ANI
Baghdad, Mar.27 (ANI): The commander of ground forces in Iraq has said that US troops may extend their stay in the Iraqi cities of Baquba and Mosul beyond the June 2009 deadline.A ... Read more...

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Centralized processing centre for Income tax returns to be set up at Bangalore


February 5th, 2009 - 5:59 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 5 (ANI): The Union Cabinet has approved a proposal of the Income-tax Department to establish a Centralized Processing Centre (CPC) at Bangalore for processing of all electronically filed ... Read more...

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Israel begins Gaza withdrawal


January 19th, 2009 - 12:59 am ICT by IANS
Jerusalem, Jan 18 (Xinhua) The Israeli army Sunday evening began withdrawing its troops from the Gaza Strip, hours after Hamas announced its one-week ceasefire plan. Footage of the Israeli TV Channel 10 ... Read more...

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Lenovo to lose 2,500 staff worldwide


January 8th, 2009 - 5:12 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Jan 8 (DPA) Chinese-owned computer maker Lenovo Thursday said it plans to lose about 2,500 staff, or 10 percent of its global workforce, in the next three months.The redundancies are a ... Read more...

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No change in Pak attitude since 26/11, India asks it to act


January 2nd, 2009 - 3:12 pm ICT by ANI
By Praful Kumar SinghNew Delhi, Jan. 2 (ANI): India today again asked Pakistan to act against the perpetrators of the Mumbai carnage, and said that action is important to prove that ... Read more...

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Pak given confessions that may force it to nail militants linked to Mumbai carnage


December 30th, 2008 - 1:49 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 30 (AN): There are reports that Pakistan has received some confessions which confirms the involvement of Pakistan-based militants in the Mumbai attacks, the Dawn reports. The evidence might force Pakistan ... Read more...

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Pakistan won”t withdraw army from its western borders


December 27th, 2008 - 6:06 pm ICT by ANI
Naudero, Dec. 27 (ANI): Pakistans Adviser on Interior Rehman Malik has said that the government would not withdraw army from the FATA and Swat regions and the military operation would continue. ... Read more...

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Pak moves 20,000 troops near Indian border


December 27th, 2008 - 2:22 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Dec 27 (ANI): Pakistan has moved 20,000 soldiers near the Indian border due to increase in tension with New Delhi in the aftermath of the Mumbai terror attacks, according to ... Read more...

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Pak scales down war on terror in northwest to focus on Indian border


December 26th, 2008 - 5:16 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Dec 26 (ANI): Pakistan has made some unannounced changes in their deployment of troops and has also scaled down its operations against Islamist militants in the north-west following tensions with ... Read more...

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Pak senators say war on terror not in national interest, want troop deployment on Indian border


December 24th, 2008 - 1:29 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Dec. 24 (ANI): Pakistani senators have called for review of Pakistans role in the US supported war on terror, and also suggested redeployment of troops from western border to the ... Read more...

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Review role in war on terror, suggest Pakistani senators


December 24th, 2008 - 1:13 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Dec 24 (IANS) Pakistani senators have urged a review of the country's role in the war on terror and even suggested the redeployment of troops from the Afghanistan border in the ... Read more...

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NATO says Pak must continue action in tribal areas


December 2nd, 2008 - 1:08 pm ICT by ANI
Brussels, Dec.2 (ANI): North Atlantic Treaty Organisation (NATO) officials have said that Pakistan must continue its military operations against militants in its tribal regions despite rising tensions with India following the ... Read more...

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US set to deploy 15,000 troops marking biggest military reinforcement in Afghanistan


September 24th, 2008 - 12:31 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 24 (ANI): The US said today that an additional 14,000 troops could soon be deployed in Afghanistan, signaling the biggest military reinforcement in the country since the war began. ... Read more...

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British premier on surprise visit to Iraq


July 19th, 2008 - 3:56 pm ICT by IANS
DPA Baghdad, July 19 (DPA) British Prime Minister Gordon Brown arrived in Iraq Saturday on an unannounced visit, according to Iraq's state television. Brown is expected to meet Iraqi leaders and visit ... Read more...

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Attack on Indian mission indicates worsening Afghanistan situation: Obama


July 9th, 2008 - 10:57 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, July 9 (IANS) Democratic presidential candidate Barack Obama has said that if elected he would do everything to stabilise the Afghanistan situation, which is getting worse, as indicated by ... Read more...

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France to send more troops to Afghanistan


April 3rd, 2008 - 7:04 am ICT by admin
(Lead) DPA Bucharest, April 3 (DPA) France has pledged to send a "substantial" number of additional troops to NATO's mission in Afghanistan, a NATO spokesman said Wednesday at the end of the first day ... Read more...

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Kashmir border villagers worried over troops redeployment


March 19th, 2008 - 9:59 pm ICT by admin
Rajouri (Jammu and Kashmir), March 19 (ANI): Residents in Rajouri and Reasi Districts near the Line of Control in Jammu and Kashmir are a worried lot after learning about the government's ... Read more...

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Pakistan postpones polls to February 18


January 2nd, 2008 - 7:40 pm ICT by admin
Islamabad, Jan 2 (ANI): Chief Election Commissioner of Pakistan Justice (retired) Qazi Muhammad Farooq today said that the parliamentary elections, which was earlier scheduled on January 8, will now be held on ... Read more...

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Pak EC delays poll decision till Wednesday


January 1st, 2008 - 5:59 pm ICT by admin
Islamabad, Jan 1 (ANI): The Election Commission (EC) of Pakistan on Tuesday delayed its decision again on the schedule of the polls by one more day. "The announcement of the polls will ... Read more...

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