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Gurdwara shooting: FBI looks for motive, India shocked (Fourth Lead)


August 6th, 2012 - 6:45 pm ICT by IANS
Washington/New Delhi, Aug 6 (IANS) The US investigating agency FBI has begun to look for the motive behind Sunday's deadly attack on a gurdwara that left six people ... Read more...

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India shocked as FBI hunts for gurdwara killings’ motive (Third Lead)


August 6th, 2012 - 6:15 pm ICT by IANS
Washington/New Delhi, Aug 6 (IANS) The FBI has begun to look for the motive behind Sunday's deadly attack on a US gurdwara that left six people dead, even as ... Read more...

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Gurdwara shooting: FBI hunts for motive (Second Lead)


August 6th, 2012 - 11:57 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 6 (IANS) The FBI has begun investigating Sunday's attack on a gurdwara in a Milwaukee suburb that left seven people dead, including the shooter, as an act ... Read more...

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West Indies-New Zealand to play T20 in Florida


May 1st, 2012 - 8:56 pm ICT by IANS
Auckland, May 1 (IANS) The West Indies and New Zealand will go head to head in two Twenty20 Internationals June 30 and July 1 at Lauderhill - a suburb of ... Read more...

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Woman teacher leaves home, kids to join ULFA


February 24th, 2012 - 8:22 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, Feb 24 (IANS) Police in Assam's Dibrugarh district are on the lookout for a woman school teacher, who has reportedly left her home to join the anti-talk faction of ... Read more...

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China rejects rivalry, begins boundary talks


January 16th, 2012 - 4:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 16 (IANS) Indian and Chinese officials Monday began two-day talks here on their decades-old boundary dispute, with Chinese State Councillor Dai Bingguo predicting "a golden period" for ... Read more...

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Brit-US forces’ secret strikes kill 3,200 Afghan Taliban in 90 days


December 1st, 2010 - 4:41 pm ICT by ANI
Kabul, Dec 1 (ANI): Secret strike operations led by British and American Special Forces have reportedly killed 3,200 Taliban insurgents in Kabul in just 90 days time.The task was completed ... Read more...

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Indian-origin doctor removes cancer from coach Flower’s eye


November 27th, 2010 - 12:24 pm ICT by ANI
Brisbane, Nov.27 (ANI): England cricket team coach Andy Flower missed the second day's play of the first Ashes Test at the Gabba as he was in hospital being operated by an Indian-origin ... Read more...

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Taliban video game sparks outrage


August 23rd, 2010 - 12:42 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 23 (IANS) A video game in which the players pretend to be heavily armed Taliban guerrillas has sparked anger, with British Defence Secretary Liam Fox calling for a ban ... Read more...

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Failed Times Square bomber had five targets


May 18th, 2010 - 8:43 pm ICT by IANS
New York, May 18 (IANS) The Pakistani-American failed Times Square bomber Faisal Shahzad reportedly considered targeting four other local landmarks, according to media reports. Shahzad told interrogators he wanted to hit ... Read more...

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Osama Bin Laden used to dream of possessing nuclear weapons: Ex-bodyguard


April 29th, 2010 - 5:21 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 29(ANI): A former bodyguard of Osama bin Laden has reportedly revealed that the Al-Qaeda leader sought and wanted to use nuclear weapons."Osama used to dream of possessing nuclear ... Read more...

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Benazir murder probe: Pak yet to act against indicted bigwigs


April 24th, 2010 - 5:06 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Apr.24 (ANI): It has been more than a week since the UN commission's enquiry report over former Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto's assassination was published, but the Pakistan Government is yet ... Read more...

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Cricketers’ body to probe claims of pressure put on IPL foreign stars


April 19th, 2010 - 2:17 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr.19 (ANI): The Professional Cricketers' Association is investigating claims that players were pressured to go ahead with Saturday's Indian Premier League match between Royal Challengers and Mumbai Indians despite a bomb ... Read more...

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Bond all set to play in IPL-3


March 8th, 2010 - 2:51 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, Mar 8 (ANI): New Zealand fast bowler Shane Bond is all set to declare himself available for the Indian Premier League, starting on March 12.New Zealand Cricket Players Association boss Heath ... Read more...

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Marsh rejects Martyn’s double standards claim over participation in IPL


February 26th, 2010 - 12:56 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Feb 26 (ANI): Former Test star Damien Martyn's charge that the Australian Cricketers Association was applying double standards in assessing the security threat for the IPL have been dismissed by the ... Read more...

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Modi accuses Ponting of influencing Australian players


February 24th, 2010 - 8:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 24 (IANS) Indian Premier League (IPL) commissioner Lalit Modi Wednesday accused Australian captain Ricky Ponting of putting pressure on his fellow players to skip the third edition of the ... Read more...

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New Zealand’s IPL contingent advised to pull out


February 23rd, 2010 - 1:30 pm ICT by ANI
Auckland, Feb 23(ANI): New Zealand cricketers' involvement in the Indian Premier League is in serious doubt after their players' association recommended a pull out from the tournament, which starts on March ... Read more...

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It’s for Australian players to decide on IPL, says envoy


February 22nd, 2010 - 9:53 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Feb 22 (IANS) The decision to play in the Indian Premier League (IPL) scheduled March 12 rests solely with the Australian cricketers in the wake of security concerns raised by a ... Read more...

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Play IPL at your risk, England, Aussie boards tell players


February 21st, 2010 - 10:12 pm ICT by IANS
London/Melbourne, Feb 21 (IANS) England, Australia and South African cricket boards have washed their hands of the safety of players in India, warning them to participate in the Indian Premier League (IPL) ... Read more...

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Hockey Australia happy with Delhi security, cricketers await advice


February 15th, 2010 - 6:01 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Feb 15 (IANS) The Australian hockey team's travel plans for the New Delhi World Cup remain unchanged in spite of Saturday's terror bombing in western Indian city Pune whereas Cricket Australia ... Read more...

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CA investigating IPL security scenario following Pune terror attack


February 15th, 2010 - 12:42 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Feb 15 (ANI): The Pune terror attack has once again brought back the spotlight on security during the Indian Premier League, with Cricket Australia investigating the attack and threat posed to ... Read more...

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Israeli security adviser discusses terror, Al-Qaeda in India


January 6th, 2010 - 3:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 6 (IANS)Threats from Al-Qaeda, Iran's nuclear programme and the safety of Israeli tourists to India were some of the key issues discussed by Israel's national security advisor Uzi Arad ... Read more...

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Mumbai-style attack on London feared next year (Lead)


December 20th, 2009 - 5:03 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 20 (IANS) Islamist terrorists are planning a Mumbai-style attack on London early next year with handguns, bombs and hostage-taking, senior security officials have told city authorities, while admitting commandos are ... Read more...

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Scotland Yard warns of Mumbai-style terror strike on London


December 20th, 2009 - 2:06 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 20 (IANS) A Mumbai-style terror attack could take place in London, Scotland Yard has warned business houses in the city, a media report said Sunday. "Mumbai is coming to London," The ... Read more...

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Rudy Giuliani to be security consultant for Rio Olympics


December 4th, 2009 - 1:31 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, Dec 4 (EFE) The Brazilian state of Rio de Janeiro will hire former New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani as a security adviser for the 2016 Olympic Games in this ... Read more...

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Pak concerned about ‘negative implications’ of US revamped Afghan strategy


December 2nd, 2009 - 1:44 pm ICT by ANI
Frankurt, Dec.2 (ANI): Close on the heels of President Obama's announcement of the revamped Afghan strategy, Pakistan has said that it is concerned about the negative implications of the new US ... Read more...

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‘Dummy bombs’ used to test security in Pakistan


November 13th, 2009 - 1:34 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Nov 13 (IANS) A Danish official used a "dummy bomb" to test the security arrangement outside his embassy premises following a string of massive blasts across the country, a media report ... Read more...

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South Korea on high alert after navy battle with North Korea


November 11th, 2009 - 5:17 pm ICT by ANI
Seoul, Nov. 11 (ANI): South Korean troops went on high alert on Wednesday in anticipation of a possible retaliation by North Korea after one of its navy ships was nearly destroyed in ... Read more...

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India to strengthen maritime security: Antony


October 22nd, 2009 - 2:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 22 (IANS) Defence Minister A.K. Antony Thursday said India will beef up its maritime security to tackle any threat and an adviser on the matter will be appointed soon. Antony ... Read more...

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Bush aide alleges pressure to raise threat level before 2004 polls


August 21st, 2009 - 10:55 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 21 (IANS) There is more embarrassment for former US president George W. Bush as his first homeland security secretary Tom Ridge says he was pressured to raise security threat levels ... Read more...

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Timothy Roemer to be new US Ambassador to India


May 28th, 2009 - 1:50 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 28 (ANI): President Barack Obama has nominated distinguished scholar and former Democratic congressman Timothy Roemer of Indiana to be America's new Ambassador to India.Roemer served on the blue-ribbon ... Read more...

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Al Qaeda No.2 Zawahiri the new operational leader: State Department


May 1st, 2009 - 12:21 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 1 (ANI): The US State Department has said that al Qaeda's No.2 Ayman al-Zawahiri has emerged as the terrorist outfits operational leader, having a similar 25 million dollars prize money ... Read more...

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Civilians caught in Afghan crossfire as families mourn


April 23rd, 2009 - 9:56 am ICT by IANS
By Can Merey Tarin Kowt (Afghanistan), April 23 (DPA) Haji Niamatullah has a treat in store for his children. It is Friday, a holiday in Tarin Kowt, a town in southern Afghanistan. ... Read more...

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India alarmed as Maoists resume war on Nepal Army


April 20th, 2009 - 4:11 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, April 20 (IANS) When Nepal's Maoist revolutionaries waged an underground war against the state to end monarchy in the Himalayan kingdom, the Nepal Army was their biggest foe.Now, three ... Read more...

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PC worm may turn nasty on April Fool’’s Day


March 25th, 2009 - 5:34 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 25 (ANI): A security expert has cautioned that an Internet worm, called Conficker C, can strike at infected computers around the world on April 1.Conficker C is a sophisticated ... Read more...

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