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US confronts China over North Korean rocket launcher


April 24th, 2012 - 3:19 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 24 (IANS) The White House has accused China of supplying North Korea with technology for a missile launcher that was showcased in a military parade in Pyongyang last ... Read more...

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NIA takes over custody of arrested Maoists in Kolkata


April 16th, 2012 - 10:21 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 16 (IANS) The National Investigation Agency (NIA), India's premier anti-terror probe outfit, Monday took over the case of five Maoists, including the successor of slain rebel chief Kishenji, ... Read more...

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Incriminating documents, cash seized from arrested Maoists


March 3rd, 2012 - 1:58 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, March 3 (IANS) Several incriminating documents and cash amounting to over Rs.55 lakh were recovered from the house of one of five Maoist rebels arrested here earlier in a ... Read more...

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Kishenji successor, 4 aides arrested in Kolkata (Second Lead)


March 1st, 2012 - 6:51 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, March 1 (IANS) A Maoist leader, said to be the successor of slain rebel chieftain Kishenji, and four of his aides were arrested from various parts of this West ... Read more...

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14 militants killed in Afghanistan


September 10th, 2011 - 6:45 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, Sep 10 (IANS) At least 14 suspected Taliban militants have been killed and 21 arrested in police operations across Afghanistan, the interior ministry said Saturday.The Afghan National Police ... Read more...

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Zardari’s chief security officer attacked


May 29th, 2011 - 12:54 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, May 29 (IANS) Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari's chief security officer was fired at here and two of his securitymen were injured in the shooting, a media report said ... Read more...

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Captured Somali pirates brought to Mumbai


February 10th, 2011 - 6:05 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 10 (IANS) The 28 Somali pirates who had hijacked INS Prantalay-11 and were captured Sunday, were brought to Mumbai Thursday, an official said here.Giving information on the operation where the ... Read more...

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Two Maoists surrender in Visakhapatnam


January 14th, 2011 - 1:58 pm ICT by ANI
Visakhapatnam, Jan 14 (ANI): Two functionaries of the banned CPI Maoists, including a woman, surrendered before the District Rural Police Superintendent here on Thursday.District Police Superintendent Vineet Brijlal said the surrendered ultras ... Read more...

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Blair’s bodyguards questioned over bringing a rocket launcher to protect him in Gaza’


December 4th, 2010 - 3:08 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 4 (ANI): Two members of the elite Scotland Yard unit which follows Tony Blair around the world are being investigated over claims that they bought a ­device for launching rockets ... Read more...

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Jharkhand police nab top Maoist leader from Chaibasa


October 10th, 2010 - 5:15 pm ICT by ANI
By Girija Shankar OjhaChaibasa (Jharkhand), Oct.10 (ANI): Jharkhand police on Sunday arrested a top Maoist leader in Jharkhand's Chaibasa town.Nalla Bhikshapati, a member of the central technical committee of the Maoists, is ... Read more...

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Troops to combat mafia in Italian city


October 7th, 2010 - 12:45 pm ICT by IANS
Reggio Calabria (Italy), Oct 7 (IANS/AKI) A top government representative wants to deploy soldiers in this southern Italian city after a portable rocket launcher was sent to the city's chief prosecutor.Luigi Varratta ... Read more...

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Illegal weapons seized from Pak madrassa


September 16th, 2010 - 5:12 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Sept 16 (ANI): A huge quantity of heavy weapons, including explosive materials, have been recovered from a madrassa (religious seminary) in Pakistan in raids jointly conducted by the Anti-Violent Crime Cell ... Read more...

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New technology could help navy tackle attacks by small boats


July 17th, 2010 - 5:10 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 17 (ANI): US Navy and coalition military ships may soon get an upper hand in swiftly defeating multiaxis attacks by small swarming boats, thanks to the Low-Cost Imaging Terminal Seeker ... Read more...

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Army finds mass graves in Mexico


July 16th, 2010 - 1:03 pm ICT by IANS
Monterrey (Mexico), July 16 (IANS/EFE) Army troops found five mass graves, barrels containing bones and other human remains at an automotive junkyard outside Monterrey, the capital of the northern Mexican state of ... Read more...

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Nepal car bomber amassed bombs, rocket launcher


June 12th, 2010 - 4:56 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, June 12 (IANS) The man who had masterminded a car bomb blast in Kathmandu was planning more attacks with a formidable arsenal that included bombs, explosives and a rocket ... Read more...

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Mexico’s Army seizes huge drug-cartel weapons cache


May 12th, 2010 - 5:18 am ICT by BNO News
MONTERREY, MEXICO (BNO NEWS) -- The Mexican Army on Tuesday seized a huge drug-cartel weapons cache in the northern state of Nuevo Leon, local media reported.The cache of 130 assault rifles, machine ... Read more...

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13 militants surrender in Manipur


October 28th, 2009 - 8:48 pm ICT by ANI
Imphal, Oct. 28 (ANI): Thirteen cadres of four militant organisations laid down arms in Churachandpur district of Manipur.They surrendered at an official ceremony held at the headquarters of 3 (Naga Hills) Assam ... Read more...

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Mastermind of Pakistan Army HQ attack arrested


October 28th, 2009 - 5:06 am ICT by IANS
Lahore, Oct 28 (IANS) Qari Ishtiaq, the mastermind of the attack on Pakistan Army headquarters in Rawalpindi, was arrested here Tuesday, the police said. Ishtiaq guided his associates on phone during the ... Read more...

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Pentagon closely monitoring Pakistan situation


October 19th, 2009 - 6:38 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Oct. 19 (ANI): Pakistani security forces have arrested a Taliban leader and three other militants here, possibly averting a major attack on the city."The terrorists were planning for a big ... Read more...

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Tennis star Dokic’s jailed dad goes on hunger strike


October 9th, 2009 - 2:30 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct.9 (ANI): Tennis player Jelena Dokic's father has launched a hunger strike to protest against his 15-month jail sentence for threatening Australia's ambassador to Serbia.Damir Dokic's lawyer Bosiljka Djukic said she ... Read more...

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Army foils infiltration bid in Mandi sector of Poonch


August 6th, 2009 - 6:22 pm ICT by ANI
Jabbi LoC Mandi Sector (Poonch, J and K), Aug. 6 (ANI): The Indian Army foiled an attempt by five militants to cross the Line of Control (LoC) from the Jabbi post in ... Read more...

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Illegal immigrant joined Brit Army under fake name and guarded the Queen


July 24th, 2009 - 6:04 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 24 (ANI): A British soldier assigned to guard Queen Elizabeth at Buckingham Palace has been arrested for joining the army under a fake name. He was also found to be ... Read more...

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Military offensive to continue till last militant is killed : Malik


June 15th, 2009 - 4:18 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, June 15 (ANI): Pakistan Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani's Advisor on Interior Affairs, Rehman Malik has said that military offensive in Malakand and Swat Valley would continue until the last ... Read more...

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Operation Bluestar: Chronology of events (To go with - Scars of Operation Bluestar remain - 25 years later)


June 5th, 2009 - 3:11 pm ICT by IANS
Amritsar (Punjab), June 5 (IANS) Chronology of events before, during and after Operation Bluestar, the codename for the Indian Army's assault on the Golden Temple complex in June 1984: April 13, 1978: ... Read more...

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Mexico nabs most wanted drug cartel member


May 1st, 2009 - 12:32 am ICT by IANS
Mexico City, April 30 (EFE) Mexican authorities have arrested a key member of the country's most ruthless drug cartel during a raid in the northeastern border city of Matamoros, the public safety ... Read more...

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Samaraweera still in hospital


March 17th, 2009 - 8:19 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, March 17 (IANS) It has been two weeks since the Sri Lankan cricket team survived a terror attack in Lahore but middle-order batsman Thilan Samaraweera continues to remain in hospital in ... Read more...

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Attack on cricketers shows Pakistan faces emboldened militants


March 4th, 2009 - 1:19 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, March 4 (DPA) The brazen terrorist ambush targeting the Sri Lankan cricket team in Lahore came as a shocking reminder of the threat posed to Pakistan by ever bolder Islamist militants. Recent ... Read more...

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ESAs gravity mission to launch on March 16


February 5th, 2009 - 2:31 pm ICT by ANI
Paris, Feb 5 (ANI): The European Space Agency (ESA) is gearing up to return to Russia to oversee preparations for the launch of its gravity measuring GOCE satellite, which is now ... Read more...

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Taliban kill rival cleric, eight followers in Swat


December 15th, 2008 - 12:17 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, dec.15 (ANI): The Taliban has killed an anti-Taliban cleric, Pir Samiullah, and his eight followers, the Daily Times quoted a private TV channel as reporting on Sunday. Soon after the killings, ... Read more...

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Al-Qaeda terrorists Lego figure creates stink in Britian


December 4th, 2008 - 2:07 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 4 (ANI): A range of Lego bricks featuring fighting figures has been slammed by religious leaders, as it includes an al-Qaeda terrorist. The figure comes with a mask, a rocket ... Read more...

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Mizoram police seize arms cache, arrest Myanmarese man


July 7th, 2008 - 6:47 pm ICT by IANS
Aizawl, July 7 (IANS) Mizoram police have seized a huge cache of arms and ammunition and arrested one Myanmarese national for gun running, officials said here Monday. "Acting on a tip-off, we ... Read more...

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$4.5 million 314 B1 Super Tucano Fighter Plane for counter insurgency


June 2nd, 2008 - 11:20 pm ICT by David M N James
A new aerial war craft the 314 B1 Super Tucano Fighter Plane made by the Brazilian aviation company Embraer is now on sale. American company Black-water which is the most prominent private ... Read more...

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Delhi terror hits averted, cops look for hidden RDX


May 23rd, 2008 - 1:22 am ICT by admin
New Delhi, May 22 (IANS) With the arrest of a Harkat-ul-Jihad-al-Islami (HuJI) militant and seizure of explosives, Delhi Police Thursday claimed to have averted a major terrorist strike in the capital, but ... Read more...

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Shutdown in Jammu


May 12th, 2008 - 2:09 pm ICT by admin
Jammu, May 12 (ANI): A shutdown called by several political parties today against the militant attack in Samba has disrupted normal life in Jammu. Shops, markets and commercial establishments were shut and ... Read more...

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Sambha encounter over, militants holed up inside a house killed


May 11th, 2008 - 8:11 pm ICT by admin
Srinagar, May 11 (ANI): Security forces on Sunday stormed a house in Sambha district in Jammu region and killed two militants holed up inside the under-construction house.The Army and BSF units ... Read more...

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