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UAE releases over 80 prisoners


July 20th, 2012 - 12:03 am ICT by IANS
Ajman, July 19 (IANS/WAM) The rulers of the emirates of Ajman and Umm Al Qaiwain have ordered the release of more than 80 prisoners in total ahead of the Islamic ... Read more...

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Palm expo opens in UAE


June 16th, 2012 - 12:53 am ICT by IANS
Ras al-Khaimah (UAE), June 15 (IANS/WAM) An exhibition of palm products opened in the UAE emirate of Ras al-Khaimah Friday.Crown prince of the emirate Sheikh Mohammed bin Saud bin Saqr ... Read more...

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NABARD registers 24.2 percent loan growth in Bengal


April 4th, 2012 - 4:50 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 4 (IANS) The National Bank For Agriculture And Rural Development (NABARD) has loaned Rs.2,784.39 crore to financial institutions of West Bengal and the state government during the ... Read more...

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Indonesian cops criticised for killing terrorists


March 20th, 2012 - 9:58 am ICT by IANS
Jakarta, March 20 (IANS/AKI) An Indonesian anti-terror unit criticised for killing five suspected terrorists says its officers were forced to take them down after they resisted arrest.The incident took place ... Read more...

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Nine envoys present credentials to President Patil


January 12th, 2012 - 6:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 12 (IANS) Nine foreign envoys, including British High Commissioner James David Bevan, presented their credentials to President Pratibha Patil Thursday.According to a statement from the president's ... Read more...

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Saudi man tries to sell son on Facebook


January 11th, 2012 - 11:20 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Riyadh, Jan 11 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A Saudi man has offered his son for sale on Facebook. Saud bin Nasser Al Shahry says he decided to sell his son after his illegal debt ... Read more...

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Srei aims to broadbase borrowing options


January 7th, 2012 - 10:39 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Jan 7 (IANS) Kolkata-based Srei Infrastructure Finance (SIFL), one of the leading non-banking financial institutions (NBFC) of the country, is aiming to broadbase its borrowing options and may come ... Read more...

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India, Oman sign memorandum on military cooperation


December 28th, 2011 - 11:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 28 (IANS) Providing a boost to their bilateral defence relations, India and Oman Wednesday signed a memorandum of understanding for military cooperation for a five-year period.The documents ... Read more...

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Indonesian police release 12 alleged separatists


November 26th, 2011 - 8:28 pm ICT by BNO News
JAKARTA (BNO NEWS) -- Indonesian police have been forced to release twelve alleged separatist rebels just a day after announcing they had made a major breakthrough in the war against the Free ... Read more...

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Court rejects policemen’s plea in Benazir’s killing case


October 16th, 2011 - 6:22 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Oct 16 (IANS) A Pakistani court has dismissed application of two senior police officials in former prime minister Benazir Bhutto's assassination case, Xinhua reported.Bhutto was killed in a ... Read more...

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Pakistani court orders confiscation of Musharraf’s assets


August 28th, 2011 - 6:56 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 28 (IANS) An anti-terrorism court in Pakistan Saturday ordered confiscation of property of former president Pervez Musharraf for his failure to appear before the court in the ... Read more...

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UAE emirate to release 162 prisoners in Ramadan


August 1st, 2011 - 1:17 am ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, July 31 (IANS/WAM) Umm al Quwain, one of the emirates of the United Arab Emirates, will release 162 prisoners during Ramadan.These prisoners will be released for exhibiting good ... Read more...

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Shoot at sight orders in Karachi as violence toll mounts


July 8th, 2011 - 12:24 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, July 8 (IANS) Shoot at sight orders have been issued in the port city of Karachi where spiralling violence over the past three days has left 63 people dead, ... Read more...

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Pak court directs FIA to implement Musharraf’s arrest warrant in BB murder case


April 9th, 2011 - 5:36 pm ICT by ANI
Rawalpindi, April 9(ANI): A special Anti-terrorism Court (ATC) in Rawalpindi has directed the Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) to implement its orders to arrest former president Pervez Musharraf in connection with the ... Read more...

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Former Rawalpindi police officers released on bail in Benazir assassination case


April 8th, 2011 - 2:00 pm ICT by ANI
Rawalpindi, April 8(ANI): Former Rawalpindi City Police Officer (CPO) Saud Aziz and Superintendent Police (SP) Khurram Shahzad have been released on bail in the Benazir Bhutto assassination case.The two officers were ... Read more...

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Qatar designs ‘artificial cloud’ to cool stadiums for 2022 World Cup


March 24th, 2011 - 12:56 pm ICT by ANI
Doha, Mar.24 (ANI): Qatar University's mechanical and industrial engineering department has designed an artificial cloud to shade and cool the open playgrounds to be used during the 2022 Football World Cup in ... Read more...

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Eight persons killed in ‘ethnic’ Karachi violence


March 23rd, 2011 - 11:28 am ICT by ANI
Karachi, Mar 23(ANI): At least eight people were killed in separate armed attacks in several parts of Karachi on Tuesday in the fresh wave of killings in the Pakistani metropolis, apparently on ... Read more...

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Bhutto murder: New arrest warrant against Musharraf


February 19th, 2011 - 10:14 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Feb 19 (IANS) The anti-terrorism court in Pakistan's garrison city of Rawalpindi Saturday again issued an arrest warrant in the Benazir Bhutto assassination case against former president Pervez Musharraf, a ... Read more...

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Arrest warrant issued against Musharraf (Second Lead)


February 12th, 2011 - 5:22 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Feb 12 (IANS) A Pakistani court has ordered arrest of former president Pervez Musharraf and directed him to appear before it Feb 19 on the charge that, though he knew ... Read more...

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Arrest warrant issued against Musharraf (Lead)


February 12th, 2011 - 4:09 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Feb 12 (IANS) A court has issued a warrant for the arrest of former president Pervez Musharraf on charges that he was aware that former premier Benazir Bhutto was to ... Read more...

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Benazir killing: Malik in dark about Musharraf being named accused


February 8th, 2011 - 2:03 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Feb 8 (IANS) Pakistan's Interior Minister Rehman Malik did not know that former president Pervez Musharraf was to be included in the list of accused in the Benazir Bhutto assassination ... Read more...

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Musharraf named as accused in Bhutto’s assassination case


February 7th, 2011 - 6:16 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Feb 7(ANI): Pakistan's Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) has added the name of former President Pervez Musharraf to the list of accused in the Benazir Bhutto assassination case.Musharraf's name was revealed ... Read more...

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Musharraf is now an accused in Benazir killing


February 7th, 2011 - 3:17 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Feb 7 (IANS) Former president Pervez Musharraf's name was Monday included in the list of accused in the Benazir Bhutto assassination case, a media report said.Musharraf's name was added ... Read more...

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Benazir assassination probe: Pak ATC extends remand of detained police duo


January 22nd, 2011 - 3:28 pm ICT by ANI
Rawalpindi, Jan 22(ANI): In the latest development in the Benazir Bhutto assassination case, a special Anti-Terrorism Court (ATC) of Pakistan has extended the physical remand of two former police officials, Saud ... Read more...

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Benazir murder probe: No clue about cell phones used by cop on December 27, 2007


January 21st, 2011 - 6:15 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Jan 21(ANI): Saud Aziz, the then Rawalpindi police chief when former Pakistan prime minister Benazir Bhutto was assassinated on December 27, 2007, has refused to hand over his mobile phone ... Read more...

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Cop accused of ‘intentionally’ decreasing Benazir’s security during assassination rally


January 14th, 2011 - 6:18 pm ICT by ANI
Rawalpindi, Jan 14(ANI): Former SSP (Operations) Rawalpindi Yaseen Farooq has accused former CPO Saud Aziz of "intentionally" decreasing former Pakistan prime minister Benazir Bhutto's security during her rally at Liaquat Bagh.Yaseen ... Read more...

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Malik should’ve told Benazir not to look out, says top cop


December 30th, 2010 - 1:31 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Dec 30 (IANS) It was the responsibility of Rehman Malik, who was then in charge of Benazir Bhutto's security and now is the country's interior minister, to prevent the former ... Read more...

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Benazir Bhutto assassination probe should have started from Musharraf: Aitzaz Ahsan


December 25th, 2010 - 1:23 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Dec 25 (ANI): The investigation into former Pakistan prime minister Benazir Bhutto's assassination should have started from former president Pervez Musharraf, Pakistan People's Party (PPP) leader Aitzaz Ahsan has said.Talking ... Read more...

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Detained cops name ISI, MI officers in Benazir Bhutto assassination case


December 24th, 2010 - 3:57 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Dec 24 (ANI): The investigation into former Pakistan prime minister Benazir Bhutto's assassination is likely to be widened to unveil some faces who have so far been out of the ... Read more...

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Benazir Bhutto murder: Musharraf sent questionnaire (Lead)


December 24th, 2010 - 2:40 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Dec 24 (IANS) Pervez Musharraf has been sent a questionnaire by the interior ministry regarding the assassination of former prime minister Benazir Bhutto in 2007, when he was the president.Dawn ... Read more...

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‘Zardari stopped Pak authorities from conducting autopsy on Benazir’s body’


December 23rd, 2010 - 6:07 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Dec 23 (ANI): An Anti-Terrorism Court in Pakistan heard that President Asif Ali Zardari had stopped authorities from conducting an autopsy on Benazir Bhutto's body after she was shot dead ... Read more...

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Accused former Rawalpindi cop’s u-turn on Benazir Bhutto’s security claims


December 23rd, 2010 - 5:33 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Dec 23 (ANI): Saud Aziz, the former City Police Officer (CPO) of Rawalpindi who was involved in security arrangements and in subsequent investigation of the assassination of former Pakistan Prime ... Read more...

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Pak ATC grants bail to two police officers in Benazir assassination case


December 8th, 2010 - 5:14 pm ICT by ANI
Rawalpindi, Dec 8(ANI): An anti-terrorist court (ATC) in Pakistan has granted interim bail to two senior police officers, who were arrested in connection with the Benazir Bhutto assassination case.The court had ... Read more...

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Pak ATC orders arrest of two police officers in Benazir assassination case


December 5th, 2010 - 5:50 pm ICT by ANI
Rawalpindi, Dec 5(ANI): An anti-terrorist court (ATC) in Pakistan has issued warrants for the arrest of two senior police officers in the Benazir Bhutto assassination case.The court issued the arrest warrant ... Read more...

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One-rank-one-pension not so soon: Antony


August 25th, 2010 - 7:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, August 25 (IANS) Even as ex-servicemen take the extreme step of returning their medals demanding one-rank-one-pension, the government Wednesday clarified that it may not come very soon. Replying to ... Read more...

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