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Stewart cuddles up to soft toys gifted by Pattinson


September 9th, 2012 - 4:34 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Sep 9 (IANS) Actress Kristen Stewart is cuddling up to the soft toys given to her by ex-beau Robert Pattinson, for security and comfort.Stewart hopes they will help ... Read more...

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Unclaimed bag sparks bomb scare at Mumbai airport


September 16th, 2011 - 11:22 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 16 (IANS) In the third incident of its kind in one week, an unattended baggage found at the Mumbai airport Friday created a security scare and sent officials ... Read more...

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Unattended bags create security scare at Mumbai airport


September 10th, 2011 - 12:55 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 10 (IANS) Two incidents of unattended bags lying at the Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport created a security scare here and sent officials working overtime.Both incidents took place Friday. ... Read more...

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Dawood’s brother attacked in Mumbai, aide killed (Second Lead)


May 18th, 2011 - 1:36 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 18 (IANS) Businessman Iqbal Kaskar, brother of India's most wanted mafia don Dawood Ibrahim Kaskar, escaped unhurt when two unidentified gunmen opened fire at him outside his residence ... Read more...

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Dawood’s brother attacked, aide killed (Lead)


May 18th, 2011 - 12:55 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 17 (IANS) Businessman Iqbal Kaskar, brother of India's most wanted mafia don Dawood Ibrahim Kaskar, escaped unhurt when two unidentified gunmen opened fire at him outside his residence ... Read more...

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Cricket World Cup returns to the sub-continent Thursday (Preview)


February 16th, 2011 - 7:13 pm ICT by IANS
By Sirshendu Panth Dhaka, Feb 16 (IANS) No more England's preserve, the biggest event in the game of cricket - the World Cup - returns to its new power centre, the Indian ... Read more...

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What your mobile phone says about you


January 30th, 2011 - 2:25 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan 30 (ANI): New research has found that mobile phones say quite a lot about their owners.Social analyst David Chalke says that people's cell phones can give an insight into their ... Read more...

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Kashmir should decide on armed forces special powers: Pillai


January 14th, 2011 - 4:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 14 (IANS) The Jammu and Kashmir administration should take a decision on the withdrawal of the controversial Armed Forces Special Powers Act (AFSPA), which gives impunity to armed forces ... Read more...

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Suspected Package Forces Capitol Metro’s Closure, No Explosives Found


January 11th, 2011 - 9:14 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Jan 11, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Capitol South Metro station had to be closed down on Monday for a brief period of time owing to a package that caused suspicion. However, ... Read more...

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3 central Delhi Metro stations to close early on New Year’s eve


December 29th, 2010 - 9:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 29 (IANS) Three stations in central Delhi will be closed from 9 p.m. on New Year's eve Friday due to security restrictions, the Delhi Metro said here Wednesday.A Delhi ... Read more...

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Wen Jiabao visit: Delhi Police take five Tibetan protesters into custody


December 16th, 2010 - 1:53 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Dec. 16 (ANI): Delhi Police on Thursday took at least five Tibetan protesters into preventive custody after they raised slogans outside Hyderabad House, the venue of the Sino-Indian bilateral talks, ... Read more...

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US diplomat in Peshawar leaves charge after Taliban threat


December 11th, 2010 - 5:28 pm ICT by IANS
By Awais Saleem Islamabad, Dec 11 (IANS) The US consulate officer in Peshawar, Elizabeth Rudd has refused to serve in Pakistan and returned to Washington after receiving threats from Taliban militants, a ... Read more...

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Wrestler Sushil Kumar clinches 28th Gold medal for India at CWG


October 10th, 2010 - 8:44 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct.10 (ANI): Wrestler Sushil Kumar clinched 28th gold medal by defeating Heinrich Barnes 7-0 in the 66-kilogram category of the freestyle wrestling competition at the XIX Commonwealth Games here ... Read more...

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Heavy security in India amid appeals for peace


September 30th, 2010 - 1:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 30 (IANS) Tens of thousands of security personnel were posted across India ahead of the Ayodhya verdict Thursday afternoon. From Kashmir to Kerala, many states were on "extra ... Read more...

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Maharashtra under security blanket before Ayodhya verdict


September 30th, 2010 - 12:35 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 30 (IANS) Mumbai and other parts of Maharashtra have been put under a high security blanket Thursday, hours before the verdict in the Ayodhya case.In Mumbai, the government has identified ... Read more...

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Ayodhya crosses its fingers before court verdict


September 22nd, 2010 - 5:52 pm ICT by IANS
By Sharat Pradhan Ayodhya (Uttar Pradesh), Sep 22 (IANS) With just two days to go for the long awaited verdict on the Babri Masjid-Ramjanmabhoomi dispute, a strange quiet has descended over this ... Read more...

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Hyderabad tightens security for Ganesh immersions


September 21st, 2010 - 7:35 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Sep 21 (IANS) Over 30,000 policemen were deployed and the military asked to stand by as massive security arrangements have been made for Ganesh idols immersion processions here Wednesday. A thick security ... Read more...

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Kashmir turmoil not linked to AFSPA: Raju (Second Lead)


September 21st, 2010 - 6:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 21 (IANS) Ruling out dilution or revocation of the controversial Armed Forces Special Powers Act (AFSPA) in Jammu and Kashmir, Minister of State for Defence M.M. Pallam Raju Tuesday ... Read more...

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Kashmir turmoil not related to AFSPA: Raju (Lead)


September 21st, 2010 - 6:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 21 (IANS) Ruling out dilution or revocation of the controversial Armed Forces Special Powers Act (AFSPA) in Jammu and Kashmir Minister of State for Defence M.M. Pallam Raju Tuesday ... Read more...

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Army being made scapegoat in Jammu and Kashmir: Pallam Raju


September 21st, 2010 - 6:25 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Sep 21 (ANI): Minister of State for Defence M M Pallam Raju on Tuesday said that the army was being demonised and made a "scapegoat" in Jammu and Kashmir ... Read more...

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AFSPA cannot be removed: Pallam Raju


September 21st, 2010 - 3:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 21 (IANS) The Indian Army is not responsible for the current turmoil in Jammu and Kashmir, Minister of State for Defence M.M. Pallam Raju said here Tuesday, ruling out ... Read more...

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Rath Yatra celebrated with fervour in Ahmedabad (Lead)


July 13th, 2010 - 10:33 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, July 13 (IANS) The annual chariot festival of the Hindu god Jagannath, his brother Balabhadra and sister Subhadra was celebrated with gaiety and religious fervour here Tuesday with Chief Minister ... Read more...

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Modi flags off Jagannath yatra in Ahmedabad


July 13th, 2010 - 12:32 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, July 13 (IANS) The annual chariot festival of the Hindu god Jagannath, his brother Balabhadra and sister Subhadra started here Tuesday morning with Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi flagging off ... Read more...

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LiLo’s mum ‘pushing her sister Ali down same path’


July 10th, 2010 - 3:22 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 10 (ANI): Lindsay Lohan's mum Dina is reportedly pushing the star's younger sister Ali down the same path as the actress.According to a source, some upcoming paid interviews will ... Read more...

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3,000 BSF personnel airlifted to Kashmir


June 30th, 2010 - 12:06 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 29 (IANS) Some 3,000 Border Security Force (BSF) personnel have been sent to the Kashmir Valley to be part of the multi-layer security net for the annual Hindu pilgrimage ... Read more...

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Delhi Commonwealth Games could be “attractive” terror target: Sheila Dikshit


May 2nd, 2010 - 10:41 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, May 2 (ANI): Delhi Chief Minster Sheila Dikshit on Sunday said that the Government is not going to leave any stone unturned as the upcoming Delhi Commonwealth Games could be ... Read more...

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Heavy security cover in Delhi following terror alert


May 2nd, 2010 - 2:40 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, May 2 (ANI): Delhi on Sunday remained under a thick security blanket following alerts of imminent terror strikes.Delhi Police has deployed a major chunk of its manpower on streets and ... Read more...

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Clooney can’t sleep without special blanket!


April 24th, 2010 - 5:11 am ICT by IANS
London, April 24 (IANS) Hollywood star George Clooney can't sleep without a special cashmere "security blanket" which he takes everywhere with him. The 48-year-old takes the sheet everywhere with him, and insisted ... Read more...

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Woods to take a fortnight off to ‘re-evaluate’ things


April 12th, 2010 - 1:38 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 12 (ANI): The world's No.1 golfer Tiger Woods is set to take a fortnight off after his extraordinary return to golf at the Augusta Masters before resuming normal playing.Woods ... Read more...

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Security blanket for World Cup opening in Delhi


February 28th, 2010 - 12:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 28 (IANS) Major Dhyan Chand National Stadium in the national capital was virtually turned into a fortress Sunday on the opening day of the hockey World Cup that has ... Read more...

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No issues with security arrangements in New Delhi: Pak hockey team manager


February 25th, 2010 - 1:40 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Feb.25 (ANI): A day after Pakistan hockey coach Shahid Ali Khan described the security arrangements in New Delhi as 'nothing extraordinary', team manager Asif Bajwa has reasserted that there are no ... Read more...

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Uddhav after Rahul visit: Mumbai under Mussolini raj


February 5th, 2010 - 7:37 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 5 (IANS) Congress leader Rahul Gandhi's visit exemplifed the "Mussolini" rule in Maharashtra that prevented Shiv Sena workers from exercising their democratic right of protest, the saffron party's leader ... Read more...

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Muslims turn blood donors on Muharram in Lucknow


December 28th, 2009 - 5:14 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Dec 28 (IANS) Muslims turned blood donors in a village near here Monday to commemorate the martyrdom of Imam Hussain, the grandson of Prophet Mohammed. Muslim residents of Amrai village in Chinhat ... Read more...

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Sri Lankan, Indian teams arrive in Bhubaneshwar for third ODI


December 19th, 2009 - 6:59 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneshwar, Dec 19 (IANS) The Indian and Sri Lankan cricket teams arrived here amidst tight security Saturday for the third One-day International to be played Monday at the Barabati Stadium in Cuttack. ... Read more...

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Security intensified in Bangalore on 26/11 anniversary


November 26th, 2009 - 7:15 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Nov 26 (IANS) India's tech hub Bangalore was under a thick security blanket Thursday to avert any untoward incident on the first anniversary of 26/11. That this city itself has seen ... Read more...

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