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Kerala’s Onam thanksgiving for migrants


August 24th, 2012 - 5:11 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Aug 24 (IANS) At a time when people from the northeast have been fleeing cities like Pune, Bangalore and Chennai fearing reprisal over violence against Muslims in ... Read more...

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Some truth in attacks on northeastern students: Lapang


August 17th, 2012 - 10:48 pm ICT by IANS
Shillong, Aug 17 (IANS) Former Meghalaya chief minister D.D. Lapang Friday said there has to be some truth in reports of students being attacked in southern states and these can ... Read more...

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Life in prison for underwear bomber


February 17th, 2012 - 11:20 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 17 (IANS/EFE) The 25-year-old Nigerian man convicted of trying to blow up a commercial jet with 300 people aboard on Christmas day in 2009 was sentenced Thursday to ... Read more...

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Terrorists kill civilian in south Kashmir village


January 24th, 2012 - 3:06 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Jan 24 (IANS) Terrorists Tuesday killed a civilian in south Kashmir's Pulwama district.Police said the militants barged into the house of Ajaz Ahmad Shah, 40, a resident of Shobdani ... Read more...

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Parents of Ajax fan are in hiding for fear of reprisal


December 24th, 2011 - 3:55 pm ICT by IANS
The Hague, Dec 24 (IANS) Parents of the hooligan who disrupted the Dutch Cup match between Ajax and AZ Alkmaar midweek are in hiding for fear of reprisals by hardcore ... Read more...

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Iraq hangs 12 Al Qaeda men for wedding massacre


November 25th, 2011 - 12:01 am ICT by IANS
Baghdad, Nov 24 (IANS) Twelve Al Qaeda members were executed in Iraq Thursday for their role in the horrific massacre of 70 people during a wedding ceremony in 2006, the ... Read more...

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Kashmir police verify facts on those detained over blast


September 10th, 2011 - 10:35 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Sep 10 (IANS) Investigations related to detention of some people in connection with the Delhi blast are at an advanced stage and Jammu and Kashmir police are verifying facts, ... Read more...

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Hackers say they obtained US police information


August 8th, 2011 - 11:54 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 8 (IANS/EFE) A group of hackers said that it had obtained access to "a massive amount of confidential information that is sure to (embarrass), discredit and incriminate police ... Read more...

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Mexican government urged to protect journalist


July 6th, 2011 - 11:42 am ICT by IANS
Mexico City, July 6 (IANS/EFE) Amnesty International has asked the Mexican government to guarantee the security of a journalist who has received death threats.In an urgent request made public Tuesday, ... Read more...

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Powerful explosive device found in Srinagar


June 30th, 2011 - 3:33 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, June 30 (IANS) A major tragedy was averted Thursday in the Jammu and Kashmir summer capital when a powerful improvised explosive device (IED) was detected and defused by police."The ... Read more...

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World not buying Pakistan’s bellicosity: Congress


May 16th, 2011 - 10:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 16 (IANS) The Congress Monday slammed Pakistan for its "fluster, bellicosity and brazenness" in threatening a reprisal attack on India if an operation is attempted similar to ... Read more...

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Is Obama’s grandmother under threat from Al Qaeda?


May 13th, 2011 - 11:02 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Abuja, May 13 (THAINDIAN NEWS) President Barack Obama failed to confirm or deny media reports that his grandmother has been threatened by an affiliate of al Qaeda. 88-year-old Sarah Onyango Obama ... Read more...

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Osama killing may not derail India-Pakistan dialogue: US experts


May 10th, 2011 - 10:41 am ICT by IANS
Washington, May 10 (IANS) US analysts don't foresee a derailing of India's decision to reengage a robust peace dialogue with Pakistan, even if it is made more complicated by ... Read more...

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‘Indian investors face no discrimination In Ghana’


May 6th, 2011 - 1:33 pm ICT by IANS
Accra, May 6 (IANS) The Ghana Investment Promotion Centre (GIPC) has said its policies do not discriminate against any foreign investor and dismissed fears by some Indian investors that ... Read more...

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Security tightened at Obama grandmother’s home following Osama’s death


May 4th, 2011 - 12:40 pm ICT by ANI
Nairobi, May 4 (ANI): Security has been tightened at the home of US President Barack Obama's grandmother following the killing of Al-Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden.Additional police officers have been stationed ... Read more...

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Osama death: Zardari, Gilani, Pak security chiefs in emergency talks


May 2nd, 2011 - 2:51 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, May 2(ANI): Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari has convened an emergency meeting with Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani and security chiefs following US confirmation that Al-Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden ... Read more...

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Laden’s body to be buried at sea: US officials


May 2nd, 2011 - 2:05 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 2(ANI): Al-Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden's body will be buried at sea, as the United States does not want his burial place to become a terrorist shrine, officials have said.The ... Read more...

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Laden’s death near Islamabad will cause tension between US, Pakistan: Expert


May 2nd, 2011 - 12:45 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, May 2(ANI): The fact that Al-Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden, who was killed by US forces in Pakistan's Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province on Sunday, was apparently living in relative luxury not far ... Read more...

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‘Bin Laden death won’t stop war’: Ex Guantanamo Bay detainee Habib


May 2nd, 2011 - 12:18 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, May 2 (ANI): The death of Al-Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden will not end the war on terror and there is no evidence he masterminded the September 11 attacks, said ... Read more...

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US Special Troops kill Osama Bin Laden in Attotabad


May 2nd, 2011 - 11:12 am ICT by ANI
London, May 2 (ANI): President Barack Obama announced late Sunday that Al-Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden has been killed by US forces in Pakistan."I can report to the American people and ... Read more...

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CIA mulls targeting Pak envoys abroad as reprisal against Davis’ continued detention


February 25th, 2011 - 10:47 am ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 25(ANI): The Central Intelligence Agency is contemplating trapping or targeting Pakistan nationals serving as diplomats abroad in retaliation against double-murder accused US diplomat Raymond Davis' continued detention in a Lahore ... Read more...

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Pak Govt must urgently provide accountability for Baloch killings: Amnesty International


February 24th, 2011 - 5:17 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 24(ANI): The Pakistan Government must immediately provide accountability for the "alarming number of killings and abductions in Balochistan attributed to government forces" in recent months, Amnesty International has demanded.In the ... Read more...

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Toned down aggression following ‘Bhajjigate’ has hit Australia’s performance: Marsh


December 22nd, 2010 - 1:07 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Dec 22 (ANI): Fears of a backlash from Cricket Australia and the public following the bitter Sydney Test against India in 2008 has been exploited by rival teams touring Down Under, ... Read more...

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Praying really can help you deal with hard times


December 15th, 2010 - 12:17 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 15 (ANI): Praying really can bring comfort during tough times, a new study has suggested.Through the course of in-depth interviews with dozens of victims of violent relationships with intimate partners, ... Read more...

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Murder in Colombian church during Mass


November 19th, 2010 - 11:51 am ICT by IANS
Bogota, Nov 19 (IANS/EFE) A man was gunned down inside a church in the northwestern Colombian city of Medellin while attending a memorial Mass for a relative slain earlier, police said Thursday.Two ... Read more...

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Silvio Berlusconi blames mafia for latest sex scandal


November 5th, 2010 - 2:51 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 5 (ANI): In a last-ditch attempt to save his government, Italy's beleaguered Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi has blamed the mafia for the latest sex scandal, claiming the underworld had framed ... Read more...

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Pentagon says global cyber war is just beginning


October 6th, 2010 - 7:31 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct. 6 (ANI): The Pentagon and its NATO allies are looking at how to improve their defenses against a cyber war, but the basic question of how to define a cyber ... Read more...

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Eight CRPF bunkers removed from Srinagar (Lead)


October 5th, 2010 - 10:30 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Oct 5 (IANS) Eight paramilitary bunkers were removed from Srinagar in the Kashmir Valley Tuesday. It was part of a process to dismantle 16 bunkers in the city."Today eight bunkers of ... Read more...

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Blackwill suggests military retaliation to counter Pakistan’s cross-border terrorism


September 28th, 2010 - 1:28 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Sep 28 (ANI): As the 26/11 Mumbai attacks still haunting the nation, former U.S. Ambassador to India, Robert Blackwill has advised India to employ military reprisal against Pakistan to counter cross-border ... Read more...

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No team jerseys outside CWG venues for England, Canada, NZ


September 27th, 2010 - 10:55 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 27 (IANS) Athletes from England, Canadian and New Zealand have been banned from wearing their team colours outside the Commonwealth Games venues in New Delhi to avoid becoming terror targets. England ... Read more...

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John Boehner’s Views On Tax Cuts Clash With White House Statements


September 13th, 2010 - 7:54 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Sep 13, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The war of words between republican John Boehner and the White House has reached a crescendo with neither side showing any willingness to step down from ... Read more...

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MV Sun Sea migrants’ information stolen from Tamil group’s Toronto office


September 13th, 2010 - 7:09 pm ICT by ANI
Toronto, Sep 13(ANI): A Tamil organization in Canada is concerned about the safety of some families in Sri Lanka after sensitive information about their 'MV Sun Sea' boat-migrant relatives was stolen from ... Read more...

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Computer teacher held for dowry harassment


July 24th, 2010 - 11:36 pm ICT by IANS
Greater Noida, July 24 (IANS) A computer teacher was arrested following a dowry harassment complaint filed by his wife and mother of two children in Uttar Pradesh's Dadri town, police said Saturday. Pinky ... Read more...

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Maoists ‘all India shutdown’ begins amid tight security


July 7th, 2010 - 12:30 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 7 (ANI): The 48-hour 'all India shutdown' called by the CPI (Maoists) has begun amid high security and alert in five states, which are infested by Naxals.The two-day ... Read more...

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Maoists vow to avenge Azad’s death


July 4th, 2010 - 4:50 pm ICT by ANI
Hyderabad, July 4 (ANI): The Communist Party of India-Maoist (CPI-Maoist) on Sunday vowed to take revenge over the death of its leader Cherukuri Rajkumar alias Azad in Andhra Pradesh's Adilabad District."Azad was ... Read more...

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