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18 militants killed in army operation in Pakistan


August 30th, 2012 - 9:48 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 30 (IANS) At least 18 militants were killed on Thursday during an operation conducted by security forces in Pakistan's northwestern Bajaur tribal region, reports said.Local media ... Read more...

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Man held with ammunition outside Nitish meeting in Bihar


July 9th, 2012 - 4:03 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, July 9 (IANS) A man was arrested with six live cartridges Monday in a security check outside a public meeting of Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar here, police said.The ... Read more...

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Man held for bomb hoax in China


May 1st, 2012 - 4:33 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, May 1 (IANS) A man has been detained in Chinese metropolis Shanghai for making a hoax bomb threat to the city's international airport, police said.The suspect, surnamed Pu, called ... Read more...

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Eight arrested for thrashing Delhi hotel official (Lead)


February 26th, 2012 - 1:12 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 25 (IANS) Eight people, arrested for thrashing the chief security officer of a five-star hotel here, were known to him and the assault was the outcome of ... Read more...

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Metro starts check-in for international flyers


February 23rd, 2012 - 10:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 23 (IANS) Delhi Metro's Airport Express Line Thursday began checking in baggage of passengers headed to the Indira Gandhi International (IGI) airport at two key stations.In a ... Read more...

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Metro to start international flight check-ins


February 21st, 2012 - 6:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 21 (IANS) The high-speed Airport Metro will start international check-in facility at two Metro stations from Thursday, an official said Tuesday."International fliers will be able to check ... Read more...

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Silver worth Rs.3.5 crore looted in Mathura


February 20th, 2012 - 3:32 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, Feb 20 (IANS) A courier company vehicle carrying silver worth Rs.3.5 crore from Agra to Delhi was looted by armed bandits in Mathura district late Sunday night, police said.According ... Read more...

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Two hurt as rocket hits Pakistani journalist’s home


February 5th, 2012 - 12:48 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Feb 5 (IANS) A rocket slammed into the house of a journalist in Pakistan's restive North Waziristan tribal region, injuring two children. Pakistani forces and suspected Taliban rebels ... Read more...

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10 soldiers, 40 militants killed in Pakistan clash


January 31st, 2012 - 6:02 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Jan 31 (IANS) At least 40 militants and 10 soldiers were killed in a clash Tuesday in Pakistan's northwest tribal region, a media report said.As many as 32 other ... Read more...

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Delhi Metro through foreign eyes: global system lacking global etiquettes


January 13th, 2012 - 3:27 pm ICT by IANS
Hurrying down the steps of a Delhi Metro station, I jump into the first available train. Eyes stare at me. I am not only the lone woman in the train car ... Read more...

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‘Swedish authorities concerned over army woman’s arrest’


January 4th, 2012 - 7:23 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Jan 4 (IANS) Swedish authorities as well as people of that country have voiced concern over the arrest of a Swedish army woman in Goa for possessing a live ... Read more...

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Arrested Swedish army woman to be produced for remand


January 3rd, 2012 - 1:57 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Jan 3 (IANS) A Swedish army woman, arrested at Goa's Dabolim airport a day ago for carrying a live cartridge while boarding a Mumbai-bound flight, will be presented ... Read more...

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Swedish woman arrested at Goa airport with cartridge


January 2nd, 2012 - 11:41 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Jan 2 (IANS) A Swedish woman, reportedly an arms instructor with the Swedish Army, was arrested Monday at Goa's Dabolim airport for carrying a live cartridge while boarding a ... Read more...

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One killed in rocket attack on Pakistani check post


December 14th, 2011 - 12:19 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Dec 13 (IANS) At least one soldier was killed and six were injured Tuesday evening when a rocket hit a security check post in Pakistan's northwest tribal area, a ... Read more...

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In Qatar, get your flight boarding pass on phone


November 30th, 2011 - 2:38 pm ICT by IANS
Doha, Nov 30 (IANS/WAM) Air passengers flying out of Qatar can now have a "paperless" travel experience as the Emirates airline is now offering them the option of receiving their ... Read more...

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US apologises for frisking Kalam in New York


November 13th, 2011 - 10:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Chennai, Nov 13 (IANS) Former Indian president A.P.J. Abdul Kalam was frisked by the airport authorities in New York Sep 29, resulting in a strong Indian protest and a ... Read more...

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Militants ambush Pakistani troops, killing 9 soldiers


October 18th, 2011 - 8:07 pm ICT by BNO News
ISLAMABAD (BNO NEWS) -- At least nine Pakistani soldiers were killed on Monday when heavily-armed gunmen ambushed troops in the country's Khyber Agency, according to media reports on Tuesday.The attack occurred during ... Read more...

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9 securitymen, 15 militants killed in Pakistan clash


October 17th, 2011 - 11:44 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Oct 17 (IANS) At least nine Pakistani security personnel and 15 militants were killed Monday during an armed clash triggered by an attack on a security check post ... Read more...

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Cartridges recovered from Uttar Pradesh’s bus stand


September 15th, 2011 - 3:19 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Sep 15 (IANS) As many as 690 cartridges and a pistol were recovered from an abandoned bag at a bus stand in Uttar Pradesh's Meerut district, police said Thursday.The ... Read more...

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Woman carrying pistol held at Metro station


July 30th, 2011 - 7:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 30 (IANS) A 23-year-old woman was Saturday arrested at Noida City Centre Metro station for allegedly carrying a home-made pistol while she was on way to board ... Read more...

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Pakistani forces regain control of Upper Dir areas


June 5th, 2011 - 7:48 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 5 (IANS) Pakistani security forces have regained control of two Upper Dir areas after militants from Afghanistan stormed the security check posts and took over the border areas, ... Read more...

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Gadkari’s Canadian pilot arrested, released on bail (Lead)


May 24th, 2011 - 5:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 24 (IANS) The Canadian pilot of a private air charter company who was about to operate a flight to Nagpur carrying Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president ... Read more...

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Bullet in bag: Candaian pilot of Gadkari flight arrested


May 24th, 2011 - 4:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 24 (IANS) A Canadian pilot of a private air charter company who was about operate a flight to Nagpur carrying Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Nitin ... Read more...

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Five Chechen bombers killed in Quetta


May 17th, 2011 - 7:37 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, May 17 (IANS) Five Chechen militants, including three women, were Tuesday killed in a gunfight with security forces after they attacked a security check post near Quetta city, the ... Read more...

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Four militants killed in Russia’s North Caucasus


April 19th, 2011 - 1:10 am ICT by BNO News
DAGESTAN, RUSSIA -- Russian security forces on Monday killed four suspected Islamist militants in Dagestan, in the troubled Russia's North Caucasus, Itar-Tass news agency reported.On early Monday, two vehicles were ordered to ... Read more...

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Lashkar plan to strike World Cup was thwarted: Pillai


April 11th, 2011 - 6:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 11 (IANS) Pakistan-based terror outfit Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) planned to attack the cricket World Cup final in Mumbai, but the plot was thwarted by the Indian intelligence ... Read more...

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Two held with revolvers at Delhi airport


April 4th, 2011 - 9:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 4 (IANS) Two men, including the chief executive officer of a power firm, were arrested at the Indira Gandhi International Airport here for carrying revolvers and live ... Read more...

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Turban row: Sikh outfit leaders meet Italian envoy in Delhi


March 24th, 2011 - 7:50 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar. 24 (ANI): Shiromani Akali Dal lawmakers met Italy's Ambassador to India, Giacomo Sanfelice di Monteforte here on Thursday over the issue of the forced removal of the turban ... Read more...

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Italian envoy summoned over Turban issue


March 23rd, 2011 - 9:45 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 23 (ANI): India on Wednesday summoned Italian Ambassador Giacomo Sanfelice Di Monteforte here and lodged a protest against leading golfer Jeev Milkha Singh's coach Amritinder Singh being asked to ... Read more...

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Police seize brown sugar worth millions in Poonch


March 20th, 2011 - 1:58 pm ICT by ANI
Poonch (Jammu and Kashmir), Mar. 20 (ANI): Poonch District police have seized over two kilograms of brown sugar worth over 10 million rupees from a group of four men.The accused were caught ... Read more...

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Sikh coach’s turban check protested in parliament


March 16th, 2011 - 5:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 16 (IANS) Outraged at Indian golfer Jeev Milkha Singh's coach being asked to remove his turban during a security check at the Milan airport a day earlier, ... Read more...

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Six militants killed, three soldiers wounded in Orakzai shootout


March 12th, 2011 - 3:07 pm ICT by ANI
Kalaya, Mar 12(ANI): Six militants were killed and three soldiers injured in a shootout in Pakistan's Orakzai tribal region on Saturday.The shootout occurred as militants attacked a security check post in Orakzai's ... Read more...

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Suicide bomber kills nine in Pakistan (Lead)


March 3rd, 2011 - 3:16 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, March 3 (IANS) A suicide bomber Thursday blew up a car packed with 600 kg of explosives near a police station in Pakistan's northwest killing nine people including four ... Read more...

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Nine killed, 30 injured in suicide bomb attack on police van in northwest Pak


March 3rd, 2011 - 2:59 pm ICT by ANI
Hangu, Mar 3(ANI): At least nine people, including three police officials, were killed and thirty others were wounded in a suicide bomb attack on a police van in the northwest Pakistan town ... Read more...

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Twenty militants killed in military operation in Pak’s Mohmand Agency


February 20th, 2011 - 5:29 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Feb 20(ANI): Twenty militants were killed and 30 others wounded in Pakistan's Mohmand Agency in a military operation launched in retaliation against insurgents' attack on a security check post on Sunday.A ... Read more...

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