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Maoists numbers, military potential increasing: Shinde (Lead)


September 6th, 2012 - 2:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 6 (IANS) Stating that Maoist cadres in the country were gaining in strength, union Home Minister Sushilkumar Shinde warned Thursday that they were displaying the military ... Read more...

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Maoism continues to be major problem: PM


May 22nd, 2012 - 11:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 22 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Tuesday described Maoism as continuing to be "a major problem" and sought cooperation from the states in tackling the ... Read more...

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India, US commit to Afghanistan’s future


May 8th, 2012 - 8:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 8 (IANS) India and US Tuesday committed themselves to assist Afghanistan on a "peaceful and prosperous" future and in ensuring that its capacities are built to ... Read more...

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India, US send strong signals to Pakistan, Iran (Roundup)


May 8th, 2012 - 7:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 8 (IANS) India and the US Tuesday signalled common intent and purpose, asking Pakistan to take stronger action against terror, advising Iran to desist from its ... Read more...

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India signs pacts with Seychelles to combat piracy


February 15th, 2012 - 12:01 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 14 (IANS) Amid China's bid to step up ties with the Indian Ocean archipelago nation, India and Seychelles Tuesday signed three pacts for the supply of coastal ... Read more...

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UN chief praises women’s role in advancing peace


October 8th, 2011 - 3:01 am ICT by IANS
United Nations, Oct 8 (IANS) UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon Friday praised women's role in advancing peace after this year's Nobel Peace Prize were awarded to three women."With this decision, the ... Read more...

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Africa figures prominently on India’s foreign policy radar, says Krishna


March 29th, 2011 - 4:04 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 29 (ANI): Emphasizing that Africa figures prominently on the foreign policy radar of India, External Affairs Minister S M Krishna has said that the relations between India and African ... Read more...

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Fight against Naxalism requires security, development: PM


December 20th, 2010 - 3:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 20 (IANS) The fight against Maoist insurgency is not limited to security agencies and development is also necessary, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said Monday.Speaking at the 83rd Congress ... Read more...

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Regional security, development to feature in GCC summit


December 4th, 2010 - 12:59 am ICT by IANS
Cairo, Dec 3 (IANS) Leaders of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries are set to meet next week in the United Arab Emirates capital Abu Dhabi, where the bloc was founded about ... Read more...

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PM, Chidambaram to meet CMs of Naxal-hit states, to discuss fresh counter-strategy


July 14th, 2010 - 12:17 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 14 (ANI): The Prime Minister, Dr. Manmohan Singh, will preside over a meeting of Chief Ministers of Naxal-affected states along with Union Home Minister P. Chidambram here today. ... Read more...

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UPA Govt adopting integrated approach to deal with naxals: PM


June 1st, 2010 - 11:05 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, June 1 (ANI): Prime Minister Dr Manmohan Singh on Tuesday said his government is adopting an integrated approach to deal with naxals and offering support to state governments on ... Read more...

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Top U.S. official concludes visit to Afghanistan and Pakistan before major offensive


February 13th, 2010 - 3:48 am ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON D.C. (BNO NEWS) -- National Security Advisor General Jim Jones completed a five-day trip to Afghanistan and Pakistan to view first-hand the current status efforts to implement the President's strategy in ... Read more...

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Russian NSA in India Monday, to discuss Taliban, terror


February 1st, 2010 - 12:00 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 31 (IANS) With the London conference clearing the way for reconciliation with the Taliban, national security advisers (NSA) of India and Russia will meet Monday to share views ... Read more...

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Cyber security and laws, a draw among youth in Hyderabad


September 13th, 2009 - 7:43 pm ICT by ANI
By, Jyoti.NHyderabad, Sep 13 (ANI): An increasing number of students are drawn to learn cyber security as they foresee a bright future in this upcoming field.With information technology (IT) gaining popularity the ... Read more...

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Hyderabad students learn intricacies of cyber security


September 13th, 2009 - 5:46 pm ICT by ANI
Hyderabad, Sep. 13 (ANI): Aiming to prevent cyber crimes in the country, students in Hyderabad are learning and mastering the intricacies of cyber security.In the fast developing countries where information technology (IT) ... Read more...

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Security, development of Andamans interlinked: Military commander


September 5th, 2009 - 8:15 pm ICT by IANS
Port Blair, Sep 5 (IANS) The security and development of the Andaman and Nicobar Islands in the Bay of Bengal is interlinked as one cannot be achieved without the other, a top ... Read more...

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G5 launches website, presses for global reforms


July 7th, 2009 - 12:42 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 6 (IANS) Ahead of the G8 summit in Italy, External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna Monday launched the website of the outreach partners, an important step that underlines increasing congruence ... Read more...

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Anti-drug campaign to spread awareness in Punjab


July 6th, 2009 - 11:23 pm ICT by ANI
By Ravinder Singh RobinAmritsar, July 6 (ANI): In a bid to raise awareness about the cost the society due to drug addiction, a play was staged here recently.At Patti, a town ... Read more...

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UN renews push to make human trafficking a crime


May 14th, 2009 - 6:18 am ICT by IANS
New York, May 14 (DPA) UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon called for making human trafficking a crime and protecting victims. The UN said human trafficking is a $32-billion-dollar a year business, second only ... Read more...

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Muslims as unpredictable as other voters


May 5th, 2009 - 2:54 pm ICT by IANS
By Khalid Akhter New Delhi, May 5 (IANS) With each election, Muslims in India are getting as unpredictable as the others and vote depending on local conditions. And most of them prefer ... Read more...

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Regional parties lack national perspective: Mukherjee


April 16th, 2009 - 5:33 pm ICT by IANS
Agartala, April 16 (IANS) Regional parties have "no uniformity on national issues and no all India perspective", External Affairs Minister and Congress leader Pranab Mukherjee said Thursday, reiterating the views of ... Read more...

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NDA promises low-interest loans to farmers: Rajnath Singh (Interview)


April 2nd, 2009 - 2:24 pm ICT by IANS
By Sujeet Kumar Raipur, April 2 (IANS) The National Democratic Alliance (NDA) will provide loans to farmers at four percent interest if voted to power, promises Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Rajnath ... Read more...

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Four point strategy to fight Maoist problem: Koda


August 15th, 2008 - 6:12 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, Aug 15 (IANS) Jharkhand is working on a four point strategy to fight the Maoist problem, Chief Minister Madhu Koda said here Friday in his Independence Day speech. "The Maoists have ... Read more...

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Pakistani insurgents pose threat to US and the world: Boucher


May 15th, 2008 - 11:39 am ICT by admin
Washington, May 15 (ANI): US Assistant Secretary of State for Central Asia and South Asia Affairs, Richard Boucher, has said insurgents in Pakistans frontier region continue to pose a serious threat ... Read more...

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US official says GAO report on Pak terror role is incomplete


April 21st, 2008 - 2:27 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Apr 21 (ANI): A US State Department official has described the GAO (General Accounting Office) report, issued last week suggesting that Pakistan was not pulling its weight in the war ... Read more...

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