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Obama’s security detail accused of misconduct (Lead)


April 14th, 2012 - 4:25 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 14 (IANS) A dozen US Secret Service agents assigned to Colombia's Cartagena port city ahead of President Barack Obama's arrival for an Americas summit were sent ... Read more...

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India pandering to emotions on fishermen’s killing: Italy (Lead)


February 21st, 2012 - 5:44 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, Feb 21 (IANS) Indian authorities are pandering to emotions over the arrest of two Italian Marines for last week's killing of two Indian fishermen, Italy's Foreign Minister Giulio Terzi ... Read more...

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India pandering to emotions: Italy


February 21st, 2012 - 3:58 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, Feb 21 (IANS) Indian authorities are pandering to emotions over the arrest of two Italian Marines for the killing of two Indian fishermen, Italy's Foreign Minister Giulio Terzi has ... Read more...

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Lyricist Gulzar’s name missing from electoral rolls!


February 16th, 2012 - 7:47 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 16 (IANS) Well known lyricist and filmmaker Gulzar had to return disappointed from a Bandra polling booth as his name was missing from the electoral rolls here ... Read more...

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Parliament attack recalled, families want Afzal hanged


December 13th, 2011 - 7:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 13 (IANS) The nation Tuesday paid homage to the martyrs of the Parliament House terrorist strike 10 years ago that led to a flare-up on the ... Read more...

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Women security guards around Sheikh Hasina


September 6th, 2011 - 6:58 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Sep 6 (IANS) A security woman, her hand close to a gun hidden beneath her dark suit, keeps an eagle eye on the people milling close to Bangladeshi ... Read more...

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I stand by my statement: Sanjiv Bhatt


April 22nd, 2011 - 5:31 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, April 22 (IANS) A senior police officer, who has filed an affidavit before the Supreme Court implicating Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi in the 2002 riots in the ... Read more...

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An assassination gone askew


April 22nd, 2011 - 2:40 pm ICT by ANI
Srinagar, Apr. 22 (ANI): When on the 8th of April 2011, an IED targeted and killed Jamiat Ahl-e-Hadith (JAH) president and Islamic scholar Maulvi Showkat Ahmad Shah right at the threshold of ... 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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Beckham denies he slept with hooker in five-page court statement


January 17th, 2011 - 3:04 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 17 (ANI): Footie ace David Beckham has filed a five-page court statement in which he has denied claims he slept with a prostitute.Becks, 35, gave a point-by-point description in ... Read more...

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Lindsay Lohan spent $500 per day on bad security at Betty Ford


December 10th, 2010 - 6:13 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 10 (ANI): Actress Lindsay Lohan is said to have paid an extra 500 dollars per day for additional security at Betty Ford, but it was a wasted effort, as ... Read more...

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LiLo ‘upset’ over paying extra cash for bad security


December 10th, 2010 - 5:45 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 10 (ANI): Lindsay Lohan, who was paying an extra 500 dollars per day for additional security at California's Betty Ford Clinic, was distressed as her security was habitually showing ... Read more...

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Blair guards bought rocket launchers for Gaza trip


December 4th, 2010 - 6:44 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 4 (IANS) Britain's former prime minister Tony Blair's security guards are facing probe over claims that they bought a device for launching rockets or grenade to protect him during his ... Read more...

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Tight security for Oprah during her Down Under visit


November 30th, 2010 - 7:10 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Nov 30 (ANI): Oprah Winfrey will be treated like a foreign dignitary on her visit to Australia.The talk show host will be given personal protection and police escort vehicles ... Read more...

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Afghan villagers attack diggers in Uruzgan province after Koran burning rumor


September 18th, 2010 - 3:00 pm ICT by ANI
Kabul, Sept.18 (ANI): Relations between Australian troops and villagers in Mirwais in the Chora Valley of Afghanistan Uruzgan Province have soured after a violent protest that was sparked off by a rumour ... Read more...

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‘Chappals’ frowned upon at Rahul Gandhi event!


September 7th, 2010 - 5:48 pm ICT by IANS
Nagpur (Maharashtra), Sep 7 (IANS) Several students of the Panjabrao Deshmukh Agricultural University sported shoes - many probably for the first time - for "security reasons" during an interaction Tuesday with ... Read more...

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USAID chief says jihadis almost got him in JuD flood relief camp


August 28th, 2010 - 1:05 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug.28 (ANI): Highlighting the terror threat perspective in Pakistan, US Agency for International Development (USAID) Administrator Dr. Rajiv Shah has said he was forced to exit a relief camp in the ... Read more...

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Sri Lanka ex-army chief convicted by military court (Lead)


August 13th, 2010 - 11:36 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, Aug 13 (DPA) A military court has recommended the dishonorable discharge of former army commander General Sarath Fonseka after finding him guilty of interfering in politics while serving in the military, ... Read more...

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Obama’s grass widower days over with a birthday bash (Lead)


August 9th, 2010 - 8:17 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Aug 9 (IANS) President Barack Obama's grass widower days are over with a happy ending - daddy's little girl was back in his arms for a belated birthday ... Read more...

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Michelle Obama set to savour Spanish holiday with daughter


August 2nd, 2010 - 5:24 pm ICT by ANI
New York, August 02 (ANI): First Lady Michelle Obama is all set to enjoy a Spanish vacation with daughter Sasha.Michelle Obama has chosen the gorgeous resort town of Marbella, Spain, for the ... Read more...

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Cops suspended for getting too close to tigress


June 16th, 2010 - 8:08 pm ICT by IANS
Nagpur, June 16 (IANS) Four policemen who ventured dangerously close to a tigress in a wildlife sanctuary in Maharashtra were Wednesday suspended for flouting forest and wildlife regulations, an official said. The four ... Read more...

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Benazir killing: Police officer changes stance


May 6th, 2010 - 10:04 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, May 6 (IANS) In a curious twist to the assassination of former Pakistani prime minister Benazir Bhutto, a police officer assigned to her security detail who had claimed he was ... Read more...

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Lalu Prasad’s visit to zoo with gunmen generates controversy


April 9th, 2010 - 3:25 pm ICT by ANI
Patna, Apr 9 (ANI): Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) chief Lalu Prasad Yadav's recent visit to Patna Zoo with his security detail caused quite a stir.The Bihar Zoo Authority has ordered an inquiry ... Read more...

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Fonseka plans to seek Australian asylum after defeat


January 29th, 2010 - 3:46 am ICT by IANS
Colombo, Jan 29 (IANS) Former Sri Lankan army chief Sarath Fonseka is considering seeking temporary asylum in Australia after his election defeat this week in presidential polls, a media report said Friday. ... Read more...

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Sri Lanka withdraws security detail for Fonseka


January 28th, 2010 - 12:10 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, Jan 28 (DPA) The security measures provided to Sri Lanka's defeated presidential candidate General Sarath Fonseka have been withdrawn with immediate effect, a military spokesman said Thursday. Brigardier Udaya Nanayakkara said four ... Read more...

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Honduran drug enforcement chief gunned down


December 9th, 2009 - 1:27 pm ICT by IANS
Tegucigalpa (Honduras), Dec 9 (EFE) The head of the Honduran drug enforcement agency was killed here by two gunmen, police said. Julian Aristides Gonzalez, a retired general, was attacked while driving through the ... Read more...

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Britain spends Rs.20 lakh a day on protecting exiled Musharraf


September 11th, 2009 - 7:01 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 11 (IANS) The British government is spending around 25,000 pounds (over Rs.20 lakh) a day to protect former Pakistan president Pervez Musharraf, who has made London his new home, ... Read more...

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Sarah Jessica Parker’s presidential security on ‘Sex & the City’ movie set


September 5th, 2009 - 12:19 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 4 (ANI): American actress Sarah Jessica Parker has had to increase her security after she was mobbed by fans during the filming of the new 'Sex and the City' movie.Parker, ... Read more...

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ICC to pay PCB 18 million dollars as World Cup dues: Butt


August 28th, 2009 - 9:00 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Aug.28 (ANI): The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) hopes to receive up to 18 million dollars from the International Cricket Council (ICC) over the stripping of hosting rights for the 2011 World ... Read more...

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No military reason linked with US Embassy’s expansion, clarifies Patterson


August 28th, 2009 - 6:34 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Aug. 28 (ANI): US ambassador in Islamabad, Anne W Patterson, has clarified that the US embassy in Islamabad is being expanded in order to accommodate the additional staff needed to deal ... Read more...

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MJ’s little prince defacto boss?


August 4th, 2009 - 6:35 pm ICT by IBNS
Aug 4 (IBNS) Michael Jackson’s pre-adolescent eldest son Prince Michael Joseph was the defacto boss of many of his father's affairs, at a tender age of 12, a fact potent enough ... Read more...

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‘Michael Jackson’s personal doc gave deadly shot’


July 28th, 2009 - 10:10 am ICT by IANS
Washington, July 28 (IANS) Michael Jackson's personal physician, Dr. Conrad Murray, administered the final deadly shot of the anaesthetic propofol that would end the pop star's life June 25, media reports ... Read more...

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Kandy’s Buddhist temple readies for pageantry - without fear


July 19th, 2009 - 10:38 am ICT by IANS
By Rahul Dass Kandy (Sri Lanka), July 19 (IANS) The famous 17th century Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic is breathing easy for the first time in many years ahead of a pageant ... Read more...

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Mumbai police gear up for Hillary Clinton’s visit


July 16th, 2009 - 3:12 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 16 (IANS) As a gesture of support to India's fight against terrorism, US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton will stay at the Hotel Taj Mahal Palace & Tower, one of ... Read more...

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Manmohan Singh does not wait for his cavalcade, walks to hotel


July 14th, 2009 - 8:00 pm ICT by ANI
Paris, July 14 (ANI): Visiting Indian Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh's security detail was sent into a tizzy on Tuesday afternoon, when he decided to walk to his to his hotel ... Read more...

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