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Congress squeezing Trinamool to get support: BJP

July 7th, 2012 - 6:04 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 7 (IANS) After Union Home Minister P. Chidambaram expressed "concern" over the law and order situation in West Bengal, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Saturday accused the ... Read more...

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Legislator brings used grenades to Kerala assembly

June 18th, 2012 - 2:51 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, June 18 (IANS) Senior CPI-M legislator E.P. Jayarajan Monday created a flutter in the Kerala assembly and raised security concern when he presented two used grenades to the house ... Read more...

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Taliban threat from AfPak real: Air chief

April 28th, 2012 - 6:49 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, April 28 (IANS) Increasing Talibanisation of Pakistan and shifting of terror focus from AfPak region would pose a serious security threat to India in the next two years, ... Read more...

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Osama’s relative in Pakistan to shift family

March 6th, 2012 - 10:53 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, March 6 (IANS) Pakistan has allowed slain Al Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden's family to leave the country, and a Yemeni brother-in-law of the militant leader has arrived here ... Read more...

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Uproar cuts short Tripura governor’s address

February 24th, 2012 - 6:07 pm ICT by IANS
Agartala, Feb 24 (IANS) Slogan-shouting opposition members forced Tripura Governor D.Y. Patil to leave the assembly Friday without completing his customary address on the opening day of the four-week long ... Read more...

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CBI probes Srinagar air force land scam

November 23rd, 2011 - 5:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 23 (IANS) The government Wednesday said it has entrusted to the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) a probe into the alleged grabbing of air force land ... Read more...

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Quiet Diwali for Tihar Jail’s VIP inmates

October 27th, 2011 - 8:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 27 (IANS) DMK MP Kanimozhi, former minister A. Raja and other VIPs in the Tihar Jail here celebrated Diwali on a low key, greeting fellow prisoners and ... Read more...

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Nepal snubs Indian call for second consulate

October 27th, 2011 - 4:21 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Oct 27 (IANS) Despite the apparent bonhomie during Nepalese Prime Minister Baburam Bhattarai's maiden official visit to New Delhi this month and his assertion that it created trust between ... Read more...

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About 200 acres of Srinagar air base land grabbed, says BJP

September 3rd, 2011 - 7:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 3 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Saturday alleged that over 200 acres of defence land around Srinagar air force base in Kashmir worth Rs.1,000 crore ... Read more...

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Chinese ship wreckage spotted off Orissa coast

June 15th, 2011 - 3:46 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, June 15 (IANS) Wildlife officials have spotted the wreckage of a Chinese ship along the Orissa coast, officials said Wednesday.The medium-range fishing vessel, believed to have sunk off the ... Read more...

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2G accused wants iPad, court asks jail to consider plea

May 25th, 2011 - 10:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 25 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Wednesday asked the Tihar Jail authorities to consider giving an iPad to Asif Balwa, named as 2G spectrum scam co-conspirator, who ... Read more...

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Plan for mosque next to Sandhurst may endanger Brit soldiers: Ex-Army chief

April 10th, 2011 - 3:43 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 10 (ANI): Former head of the Armed Forces Lord Guthrie has warned that plans for a mosque overlooking Sandhurst could lead to attacks on the Royal Military Academy.The Daily Mail ... Read more...

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Afridi’s comments won’t impact India-Pakistan talks: Abdullah

April 6th, 2011 - 11:25 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, April 6 (IANS) Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah Wednesday dismissed the anti-India comments of Pakistani cricketer Shahid Afridi, saying that would have no impact on the dialogue ... Read more...

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India monitoring border developments for national security: Krishna

April 6th, 2011 - 3:17 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr 6 (ANI): Responding to media queries about reports of the presence of foreign troops in Pakistan-occupied Kashmir (PoK), External Affairs Minister S M Krishna on Wednesday said the government ... Read more...

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Chandigarh hotel turned into fortress as Pak team arrives for World Cup semi-final

March 26th, 2011 - 12:28 pm ICT by ANI
Chandigarh, Mar 26(ANI): The Pakistan cricket team has finally arrived in India amidst high security cover to play their 2011 World Cup semi-final match against their arch rivals on March 30 in ... Read more...

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Mizoram free of gun-running racket, says Chief minister

February 19th, 2011 - 11:01 pm ICT by IANS
Shillong, Feb 19 IANS) Chief Minster Lal Thanhawala Saturday claimed Mizoram is a peaceful state and free of gun-running and counterfeit currency rackets. ... Read more...

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Police rescue kidnapped father of PM’s security officer

February 11th, 2011 - 10:40 pm ICT by IANS
Nashik (Maharashtra), Feb 11 (IANS) Nashik police Friday rescued the kidnapped father of an officer from Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's security detail and also apprehended the abductors, an official said.The police ... Read more...

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Christian Slater’s death reports are a hoax

February 1st, 2011 - 9:28 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Feb 1 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Daily Mail has reported that contrary to Internet rumors, Christian Slater is not dead.The actor was the subject of a snowboarding accident rumor that hit ... Read more...

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Nepal Maoists favour regulated border, visa for Indians

January 13th, 2011 - 2:18 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, Jan 13 (IANS) Staking claim to the new government, the Maoists, the largest party in Nepal's parliament, have indicated they favour regulating the open border between India and Nepal ... Read more...

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IAEA to help Bangladesh build N-power plant

December 13th, 2010 - 8:48 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Dec 13 (IANS) The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) will extend all-out support to Bangladesh in setting up a nuclear power plant, visiting director general of the global nuclear watchdog Yukiya ... Read more...

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Aircraft bomb find ‘could mean the end of in-flight Wi-Fi’

November 3rd, 2010 - 11:52 am ICT by ANI
London, Nov 3 (ANI): Last week's discovery of explosive packed in laser printer cartridges connected to a mobile phone could mean the end of Wi-Fi connections for passengers in flights.A cellphone connected ... Read more...

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Authorities investigate ’security concern’ aboard US Airways aircraft

October 8th, 2010 - 12:15 am ICT by BNO News
PHILADELPHIA, PENNSYLVANIA (BNO NEWS) -- Federal authorities are investigating a 'security concern' aboard a US Airways aircraft at Philadelphia International Airport, the airline said.The incident involves US Airways flight 1070, an Airbus ... Read more...

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OC official surprised at New Zealand’s talk of security concern (Lead)

September 13th, 2010 - 9:03 pm ICT by IANS
Wellington/New Delhi, Sep 13 (IANS) The New Zealand Olympic Committee (NZOC) Monday said it will wait for its chef-de-mission Dave Currie's return from a 10-day visit to New Delhi for an on-the-spot ... Read more...

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Research in Motion and India resolve impasse regarding BlackBerry security concerns

August 13th, 2010 - 1:45 am ICT by BNO News
NEW DEHLI (BNO NEWS) – The standoff between Research in Motion (RIM) and the Indian government has come to an end after RIM agreed to allow the Indian government and Indian security ... Read more...

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Foreigners’ names on voter roll will be deleted: Kamat

July 28th, 2010 - 8:21 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, July 28 (IANS) Names of foreigners on the electoral rolls in Goa will be deleted as soon as possible, Chief Minister Digambar Kamat told the state assembly Wednesday. Kamat was speaking at ... Read more...

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Fake Indian currency racket unearthed in Nepal

July 9th, 2010 - 5:38 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, July 9 (IANS) Nepal's police have unearthed yet another fake Indian currency racket in Nepal with the arrest of three men, including an Indian and a Bangladeshi.Mohammad Rafiq, a ... Read more...

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Suspected terrorist held in Nepal

June 27th, 2010 - 4:28 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, June 27 (IANS) An armed Indian, suspected of being involved in terrorist activities, has been arrested in Nepal.Ibrahim Musalman, a resident of Bahraich in India's Uttar Pradesh state across ... Read more...

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Indian killed while visiting relatives in Nepal

May 11th, 2010 - 2:55 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, May 11 (IANS) An Indian man was shot dead by unidentified attackers in western Nepal while visiting his relatives, police said. Israeli Ansari had come from India's Uttar Pradesh state to visit ... Read more...

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Nearly 20 terrorists entered India via Nepal: Indian envoy

April 29th, 2010 - 5:06 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, April 29 (IANS) Nearly 20 terrorists slipped into India from Nepal in 2009 using the open border between the two countries while fake Indian currency worth almost Rs.2 crore ... Read more...

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Chidambaram to visit Bangladesh next month

April 15th, 2010 - 1:12 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, April 15 (IANS) Indian Home Minister P. Chidambaram will visit Bangladesh next month to discuss a range of security-related issues. Chidambaram has accepted an invitation from his Bangladeshi counterpart, Sahara ... Read more...

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Opening of communication lines with PoK will boost cross-border trade: Omar Abdullah

March 19th, 2010 - 1:04 pm ICT by ANI
By Tahir Nadeem KhanJammu March 19 (ANI): Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Thursday said that telephone lines with Pakistan-occupied Kashmir (PoK) have been opened to boost cross border ... Read more...

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Regional BIMSTEC grouping adopts a convention to combat terrorism

December 12th, 2009 - 12:29 pm ICT by ANI
By Ravi ShankarNay Pyi Taw (Myanmar)/On board, Dec 12 (ANI): The seven-nation Bay of Bengal Initiative for Multi Sectoral Technical and Economic Cooperation (BIMSTEC) grouping adopted a convention to combat terrorism and ... Read more...

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Police jeep hits vehicle that Priyanka drove (Lead)

November 21st, 2009 - 10:01 pm ICT by IANS
Amethi (Uttar Pradesh), Nov 21 (IANS) A police jeep escorting Priyanka Gandhi hit a green Qualis that was part of her cavalcade here. The vehicle is said to be her brother ... Read more...

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Bush stays at Mumbai’s Taj to express solidarity

November 1st, 2009 - 6:08 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 1 (IANS) Former US President George Bush Sunday made a point to stay at the terror-hit Taj Mahal Tower & Palace Hotel here to express his solidarity with the ... Read more...

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Iran agrees to nuclear inspections, more talks with US and allies (Lead)

October 2nd, 2009 - 12:53 pm ICT by IANS
Geneva, Oct 2 (DPA) Iran has agreed to international inspections of a suspect atomic facility and to hold further talks about its nuclear activities during a full day of meetings with ... Read more...

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