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Gunmen kill two in Syrian capital


August 26th, 2012 - 11:06 am ICT by IANS
Damascus, Aug 26 (IANS) Unidentified armed groups fired multiple mortar shells in Damascus Sunday, killing two people and injuring others, Xinhua reported, citing pro-government media.The mortar shells were fired ... Read more...

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Tension in Assam’s Bodo areas as four bodies found, curfew imposed


August 5th, 2012 - 9:34 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, Aug 5 (IANS) Tension again gripped the violence-affected Kokrajhar and Chirang districts in Assam on Sunday after the recovery of four bodies - two in each district where clashes ... Read more...

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Botafogo chasing more big names after Seedorf deal


July 2nd, 2012 - 9:07 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, July 2 (IANS) Less than a day after signing former Dutch international Clarence Seedorf, Botafogo has revealed more big names could be on their way to the ... Read more...

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Millions of Americans battle blistering heat without power


July 2nd, 2012 - 7:26 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 2 (IANS) Washington was Monday slowly limping back to normal even as hundreds of thousands of residents across central and eastern United States continued to battle power failures ... Read more...

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Shrine blaze triggers tension in Srinagar (Lead)


June 25th, 2012 - 12:47 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, June 25 (IANS) Tension gripped this Jammu and Kashmir summer capital Monday following a blaze that gutted the revered Peer Dastageer Sahib shrine, police said.Stone pelting mobs clashed with ... Read more...

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Seven CRPF troopers wounded in Srinagar militant attack


May 30th, 2012 - 11:11 am ICT by IANS
Srinagar, May 30 (IANS) Seven Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) troopers were injured in a militant attack in the old city of Srinagar Wednesday morning.A senior police officer said heavily-armed ... Read more...

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Gunfire in Meerut jail as cops, inmates clash


April 18th, 2012 - 12:24 pm ICT by IANS
Meerut (Uttar Pradesh), April 18 (IANS) Rioting broke out at the district jail here Wednesday with prisoners pelting stones at policemen and jail staff and forces resorting to gunfire, injuring ... Read more...

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Six abducted by militants in Mizoram


March 26th, 2012 - 5:45 pm ICT by IANS
Aizawl, March 26 (IANS) At least six people, including residents of Assam, Punjab, and Rajasthan, were abducted by unidentified tribal guerrillas in a Mizoram district bordering Bangladesh Monday, police said ... Read more...

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France launches manhunt for killer


March 20th, 2012 - 2:42 pm ICT by IANS
Paris, March 20 (IANS/RIA Novosti) French authorities have launched a large-scale manhunt for a gunman who shot dead three children and a rabbi at a Jewish school in Toulouse Monday.The ... Read more...

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Army called as Jat agitators torch police station (Second Lead)


March 7th, 2012 - 7:41 pm ICT by IANS
Hisar (Haryana), March 7 (IANS) District authorities in Hisar district in Haryana called in the army Wednesday as Jat community agitators set a police station on fire and ransacked and ... Read more...

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Violence rocks Yanam, workers kill company official (Second Lead)


January 27th, 2012 - 6:27 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Jan 27 (IANS) A senior official of a ceramics company was Friday killed in an attack by workers after their leader died in police custody as large-scale violence rocked ... Read more...

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Workers kill company official in Yanam (Lead)


January 27th, 2012 - 4:28 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Jan 27 (IANS) A senior official of a ceramics company was Friday killed in an attack by workers after their leader died in police custody as large-scale violence rocked ... Read more...

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Indian’s killing: Bangladesh given custody of border guard


January 21st, 2012 - 5:08 pm ICT by IANS
Agartala, Jan 21 (IANS) India's Border Security Force (BSF) Saturday handed over to Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) one of their troopers who was held by villagers a day ... Read more...

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Bangladesh border guard held after killing Indian (Lead)


January 20th, 2012 - 8:09 pm ICT by IANS
Agartala, Jan 20 (IANS) Troopers of Border Guard Bangladesh shot dead an Indian farmer along the border with Tripura Friday, but one of them was detained by angry Indian villagers ... Read more...

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Bangladesh Border Guard held after killing Indian


January 20th, 2012 - 6:56 pm ICT by IANS
Agartala, Jan 20 (IANS) Troopers of Bangladesh's Border Guards shot dead an Indian farmer along the border with Tripura Friday, but one of them was detained by angry Indian villagers ... Read more...

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Kashmir minister escapes bid on life, cop killed


December 12th, 2011 - 12:17 am ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Dec 11 (IANS) Jammu and Kashmir Law and Parliamentary Affairs Minister Ali Muhammad Sagar Sunday escaped a bid on his life when separatist guerrillas attacked him in Srinagar. One ... Read more...

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Religious procession dispersed in Srinagar


December 4th, 2011 - 4:34 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Dec 4 (IANS) Police used batons and tear smoke cansters to disperse Shia Muslim protesters who had assembled to take out a Muharram procession here Sunday afternoon, officials said. Scores ... Read more...

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Four Assam jute farmers killed in police firing


October 10th, 2011 - 5:27 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, Oct 10 (IANS) At least four farmers were killed and over a dozen injured in Assam Monday after police opened fire to disperse a mob of jute cultivators who ... Read more...

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Kashmir: Three policemen, three militants killed


September 27th, 2011 - 3:05 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Sep 27 (IANS) With another police officer killed, the toll in the ongoing fierce gunfight in Jammu and Kashmir Tuesday rose to six -- three police personnel and three ... Read more...

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Cop killed in Kashmir gunfight


September 26th, 2011 - 11:43 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Sep 26 (IANS) A policemen was killed and another policeman and a soldier injured in a gunfight with separatist guerrillas in north Kashmir's Kupwara district Monday, police said. The ... Read more...

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‘Promiscuous parasites’ can make you reckless


September 22nd, 2011 - 4:42 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 22 (IANS) A class of 'promiscuous parasites' can sneak into your bloodstream and brain, triggering behavioural changes from recklessness to neuroticism.Toxoplasma gondii, a highly contagious protozoa, infects more ... Read more...

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Slain LeT leader was not given surrender option: Army


September 15th, 2011 - 10:45 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Sep 15 (IANS) Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) commander Abdullah Uni, shot dead by security forces two days back, was not given an offer to surrender, the Indian Army said Thursday. It ... Read more...

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Pakistan lodges protest with Afghanistan over attacks


August 28th, 2011 - 4:16 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 28 (IANS) Pakistan has lodged a protest with Afghanistan over the cross-border raids by Taliban on seven Pakistani check posts that left 25 security personnel dead.The army ... Read more...

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10 killed as Maoists trap police party in ambush (Third Lead)


August 20th, 2011 - 12:48 am ICT by IANS
Raipur, Aug 19 (IANS) Nine policemen and a civilian were killed as Maoist rebels Friday ambushed a police party in a dense jungle in Chhattisgarh, India's worst left-wing insurgency-affected state, ... Read more...

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10 killed as Maoists ambush police party (Second Lead)


August 20th, 2011 - 12:02 am ICT by IANS
Raipur, Aug 19 (IANS) Nine policemen and a civilian were killed as Maoist rebels Friday ambushed a police party in Chhattisgarh, India's worst left-wing insurgency-affected state, police said."There is a ... Read more...

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10 cops killed in Chhattisgarh Maoist attack (Lead)


August 19th, 2011 - 11:05 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, Aug 19 (IANS) At least 10 policemen were killed as Maoist rebels Friday attacked a police contingent in Chhattisgarh's restive Bastar region, a police officer said."There is a massive ... Read more...

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Will do everything to restore order: British PM


August 9th, 2011 - 9:41 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 9 (IANS) British Prime Minister David Cameron Tuesday pledged to do "everything necessary" to restore order following the third night of violence and looting across London and ... Read more...

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We can still turn it around: Dhoni


August 2nd, 2011 - 1:02 am ICT by IANS
Nottingham, Aug 1 (IANS) India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni said Monday that his team can turn it around in the remaining two Test matches to retain their world No.1 ... Read more...

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Tripura guerrillas abduct eight villagers


July 20th, 2011 - 5:38 pm ICT by IANS
Agartala, July 20 (IANS) At least eight villagers were kidnapped by tribal guerrillas in Tripura, police said here Wednesday."Eleven heavily armed NLFT (National Liberation Front of Tripura) militants raided the ... Read more...

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Tribal militants abduct six people in Tripura


July 1st, 2011 - 6:42 pm ICT by IANS
Agartala, July 1 (IANS) At least six people, including a government employee, were kidnapped by tribal guerrillas in Tripura, police said here Friday.Five heavily armed NLFT (National Liberation Front of ... Read more...

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Three CRPF men killed in Chhattisgarh Maoist attack (Second Lead)


June 11th, 2011 - 3:12 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, June 11 (IANS) At least three Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) troopers were killed and three injured Saturday in the third Maoist attack in Chhattisgarh in two days, police ... Read more...

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80 policemen killed in Syria


June 7th, 2011 - 7:02 am ICT by IANS
Damascus, June 7 (IANS) Hundreds of gunmen ambushed a convoy of police officers in Syria and killed around 80 personnel, the SANA news agency reported.The incident took place in Jisr ... Read more...

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Chhattisgarh cops in gun-battle with Maoists (Lead)


May 24th, 2011 - 1:24 am ICT by IANS
Raipur, May 23 (IANS) Chhattisgarh Police officials here Monday said that a police team was involved in a gun battle with the Maoists along the state's border with Orissa but ... Read more...

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Cops, Maoists gun battle in Chhattisgarh


May 24th, 2011 - 12:34 am ICT by IANS
Raipur, May 23 (IANS) Chhattisgarh Police officials here Monday said that a police team was involved in a gun battle with the Maoists near the border with Orissa but the ... Read more...

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Maoist landmine blast kills five CRPF men in Chhattisgarh (Lead)


May 18th, 2011 - 12:49 am ICT by IANS
Raipur, May 17 (IANS) At least five troopers of the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) were killed Tuesday in a landmine blast in a forested stretch of Chhattisgarh's violence-hit Dantewada ... Read more...

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