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Don’t let social media fan communal flames: PM (Second Lead)


September 8th, 2012 - 9:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 8 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Saturday flagged the use of social media and bulk SMSs to aggravate social tensions as the new challenge before the ... Read more...

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Terrorists can still strike the through sea: PM


September 8th, 2012 - 4:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 8 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Saturday warned of terror groups continuing to maintain their ability to use the sea route for strikes on the lines ... Read more...

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Devotees converge on Puri for Jagannath festival


June 29th, 2012 - 1:09 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, June 29 (IANS) Lakhs of devotees converged on Odisha's temple town of Puri Friday to witness the homecoming festival of Lord Jagannath and two other deities in the Bahuda ... Read more...

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Lakhs converge on Puri for Rath Yatra


June 21st, 2012 - 12:18 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, June 21 (IANS) Lakhs of devotees thronged Odisha's temple town of Puri Thursday for the annual Rath Yatra (chariot festival) of Lord Jagannath, his brother Balabhadra and sister Subhadra, ... Read more...

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Indian warships to sail through South China Sea


May 4th, 2012 - 10:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 4 (IANS) India's warships will be on a two-month-long deployment in South East Asia, visiting ports in the region and passing through the South China Sea -- ... Read more...

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Indian newsprint could help Pakistani dailies become cheaper


May 3rd, 2012 - 5:52 pm ICT by IANS
Amritsar, May 3 (IANS) This is one fine print of a high in India-Pakistan ties. A consignment of 10 tonnes of newsprint from India was Thursday sent to Pakistan via ... Read more...

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Kasab, aides planned to return to Karachi, SC told (Lead)


February 16th, 2012 - 11:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 16 (IANS) The Supreme Court was Thursday told that the 2008 Mumbai terror attack convict and Pakistani terrorist Ajmal Kasab and his nine associates had planned to ... Read more...

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Kasab, aides planned to return to Karachi, SC told


February 16th, 2012 - 10:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 16 (IANS) The Supreme Court was Thursday told that the 2008 Mumbai terror attack convict and Pakistani terrorist Ajmal Kasab and his nine associates had planned ... Read more...

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Modi, governor lead R-Day celebrations in Gujarat


January 26th, 2012 - 4:47 pm ICT by IANS
Bhavnagar (Gujarat), Jan 26 (IANS) The 63rd Republic Day was celebrated with great enthusiasm across Gujarat Thursday morning. Gujarat Governor Kamla Beniwal and Chief Minister Narendra Modi led the ... Read more...

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Italian ship with six Indians onboard hijacked


October 11th, 2011 - 1:26 am ICT by IANS
Nairobi, Oct 10 (IANS) Suspected Somali pirates Monday hijacked an Italian ship with 23 crew members, including six Indians, onboard, a former regional maritime official said.According to the Italian-based firm ... Read more...

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Somali pirates release Vietnamese ship


September 18th, 2011 - 6:37 am ICT by IANS
Nairobi, Sep 18 (IANS) Somali pirates have released a hijacked Vietnam-owned bulk carrier with 24 crew members on board, a regional maritime official said.The MV Hoang Son Sun, which was ... Read more...

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Abandoned ship M.T. Pavit’s sea journey being ‘re-created’


August 5th, 2011 - 10:43 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 5 (IANS) Taking a serious view of the grounding of the abandoned tanker M.T. Pavit at Versova Beach (north-west Mumbai), the Indian maritime authorities have begun a 're-creation' ... Read more...

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BHEL mulls shipping boilers


July 21st, 2011 - 10:11 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, July 21 (IANS) State-run power equipment major Bharat Heavy Electricals Ltd (BHEL) Thursday said it is looking at multi-modal transport options, including coastal shipping, to reduce the delivery time ... Read more...

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Mumbai NGO wants security checks on sand barges


July 15th, 2011 - 6:34 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 15 (IANS) In the wake of Wednesday's triple blasts, a Mumbai NGO Friday urged the central government to regulate sand barges plying through the city harbour and ... Read more...

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Myanmar, India agree to realign strategic transit project


June 21st, 2011 - 9:59 pm ICT by IANS
N.C. Bipindra Nay Pyi Taw, June 21 (IANS) India's bid for an alternative trade transit route to its northeastern states took a giant leap forward with Myanmar Tuesday agreeing to a proposal ... Read more...

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35 missing Punjabi youths traced in Africa — after six years!


June 16th, 2011 - 4:53 pm ICT by IANS
Jalandhar (Punjab), June 16 (IANS) As many as 35 Punjabi youths, who went missing on their way to Spain in 2004, are in the captivity of a man in the ... Read more...

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Bust to honour cop who caught Kasab alive


May 30th, 2011 - 10:30 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 30 (IANS) Mumbai Police constable Tukaram Ombale, who sacrificed his life to catch Pakistani terrorist Mohammed Ajmal Amir Kasab alive Nov 26, 2008, will have a commemorative bust ... Read more...

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Coast Guard commissions new station in Gujarat


May 19th, 2011 - 9:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 19 (IANS) India Thursday opened a new Coast Guard station at Mundra in Gujarat's Kutch district in an effort to shore up the coastal security apparatus close ... Read more...

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Ex-ISI officials may be behind 2008 Mumbai attacks: Pak Army


April 26th, 2011 - 1:27 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, April 26(ANI): Pakistan's Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR) Director General Athar Abbas has hinted at the involvement of retired Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) officials in the 2008 Mumbai terror attacks, but categorically ... Read more...

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US charges four Pakistanis as co-conspirators in 2008 Mumbai terror attacks


April 26th, 2011 - 11:32 am ICT by ANI
Chicago, April 26(ANI): Four Pakistani nationals have been charged as co-conspirators in the 2008 Mumbai terror attacks, according to US prosecutors.The four Pakistanis were previously mentioned, but not named in indictments charging ... Read more...

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Tough to control piracy: Minister


April 23rd, 2011 - 9:42 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, April 23 (IANS) Expressing concern over increasing piracy in the sea off Somalia, Minister of State for External Affairs Preneet Kaur Saturday said it was difficult to control the ... Read more...

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Pak court adjourns 26/11 Mumbai attacks case hearing until April 23


April 17th, 2011 - 3:24 pm ICT by ANI
Rawalpindi, April 17(ANI): An Anti Terrorism Court (ATC) in Pakistan has adjourned the hearing of the 2008 Mumbai attacks case until April 23.It maybe recalled that ten gunmen from Pakistan arrived in ... Read more...

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All 26/11 terror attack perpetrators must be brought to justice expeditiously: India


April 14th, 2011 - 11:19 am ICT by ANI
Islamabad, April 14(ANI): India has demanded that all perpetrators of the 2008 Mumbai terror attacks need to be brought to justice expeditiously.It maybe recalled that ten gunmen from Pakistan arrived in Mumbai ... Read more...

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Achuthanandan says Antony is sleeping like Kumbhkaran


April 12th, 2011 - 1:15 pm ICT by ANI
Alappuzha, Apr 12 (ANI): Kerala Chief Minister VS Achuthanandan has now taken a jibe at Defence Minister AK Antony by calling him 'Kumbhkaran.'Achuthanandan said that Antony was caught napping like ... Read more...

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Pak judge hearing 26/11, Benazir murder case complains against his security withdrawal


March 27th, 2011 - 11:16 am ICT by ANI
Rawalpindi, Mar 27(ANI): An Anti-Terrorist Court (ATC) judge in Pakistan, who has been hearing two high profile cases- the Benazir Bhutto assassination case and the 2008 Mumbai terror attack case- has ... Read more...

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Security beefed up in India, following intelligence inputs about possible terror strikes


March 10th, 2011 - 7:00 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Mar 10(ANI): Security has beefed up in and around Mumbai's Wankhede Stadium on Wednesday, following inputs from Intelligence Bureau (IB) about possible terror attacks.The Intelligence Bureau has issued advisories to state ... Read more...

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26/11 attacks: Bombay High Court upholds death sentence for Kasab


February 21st, 2011 - 1:18 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Feb 21 (ANI): The Bombay High Court on Monday upheld the death sentence for Ajmal Kasab, the lone surviving militant of the 2008 Mumbai terror attacks.A two-judge bench comprising Justices Ranjana ... Read more...

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High court to decide on Kasab death sentence Feb 21 (Second Lead)


February 7th, 2011 - 2:03 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 7 (IANS) The Bombay High Court Monday set Feb 21 as the date when it will pronounce its verdict on the death sentence awarded to Pakistani terrorist Mohammed Ajmal Kasab ... Read more...

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Kasab death sentence: Mumbai court to decide Feb 21 (Lead)


February 7th, 2011 - 1:43 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 7 (IANS) The Bombay High Court Monday set Feb 21 as the date when it will pronounce its verdict on Pakistani terrorist Mohammed Ajmal Kasab, sentenced to death for ... Read more...

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Onion prices may soar as Pakistan bans export via road, rail (Lead)


January 6th, 2011 - 10:19 pm ICT by IANS
Amritsar, Jan 6 (IANS) Onion woes are likely to continue in India with Pakistan deciding to stop sending the commodity through both land and rail routes due to a shortage in that ... Read more...

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Amritsar looks at trade revival - with Pakistani help


December 20th, 2010 - 1:49 pm ICT by IANS
By Jaideep Sarin Amritsar, Dec 20 (IANS) Amritsar, Sikhism's holy city which was an important business centre in northern India at one time, is looking to revive trade with help from an unexpected ... Read more...

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Over 30 ancient shipwrecks found near China coast


December 13th, 2010 - 12:17 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Dec 13 (IANS) Over 30 ancient shipwrecks have been discovered off China's shoreline, the national oceanic body has said. The shipwrecks were found during a research project called 908, the China ... Read more...

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26/11 attack victim’s family wants severe punishment for Kasab


November 27th, 2010 - 12:59 pm ICT by ANI
Junagadh (Gujarat), Nov.27 (ANI): Family members of Amar Singh Solanki, a boatman who was killed prior to the terror strike in Mumbai on November 26, 2008, have demanded severe punishment for Ajmal ... Read more...

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Coastal security up after 26/11, says Chidambaram


October 27th, 2010 - 8:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 27 (IANS) Home Minister P. Chidambaram Wednesday said coastal security has been strengthened in the country since after the 2008 Mumbai terror attack.He also said that there was ... Read more...

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Kasab smiles during his death penalty hearing


October 18th, 2010 - 9:11 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 18 (IANS) As the arguments on confirmation of his death sentence began before the Bombay High Court Monday, Pakistani terrorist Mohammed Ajmal Amir Kasab presented a happy-go-lucky picture.After government counsel ... Read more...

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