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Afghan ministers sacked after confidence vote

August 4th, 2012 - 11:01 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 4 (IANS) The Afghan parliament has passed a vote of no confidence on two of its most senior ministers and demanded that they be replaced after they failed ... Read more...

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IDSA invites nomination for Subrahmanyam award

October 12th, 2011 - 10:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 12 (IANS) Strategic affairs think-tank Institute for Defence Studies and Analyses (IDSA) Wednesday invited nominations for the K. Subrahmanyam Award for research on strategic and security issues. The ... Read more...

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Lawyers should not fight cases of terrorists: Bitta

September 21st, 2011 - 12:06 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 20 (IANS) M.S. Bitta, chairman of All India Anti-Terrorist Front, along with the kin of the victims of the Sep 7 Delhi High Court bomb blast, said ... Read more...

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High court back to work, investigations on

September 8th, 2011 - 6:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 8 (IANS) Holding a tray of tea cups, 20-year-old Sonu and his friend made their way through police barricades and hordes of journalists outside Gate 5 of ... Read more...

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NO CCTVs in court even after May blast (Lead)

September 7th, 2011 - 8:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 7 (IANS) There are no CCTVs in the Delhi High Court complex although Delhi Police had been reprimanded by the same court for security lapses after the ... Read more...

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Security lapses will be probed: Delhi Lt. Governor

September 7th, 2011 - 8:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 7 (IANS) Terming Wednesday's blast at Delhi High Court "serious and worrisome", Delhi Lieutenant Governor Tejendra Khanna said a detailed probe will be conducted into the incident ... Read more...

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Devotees attack authorities for missing silver slipper

July 28th, 2011 - 6:05 pm ICT by IANS
Varanasi, July 28 (IANS) After a pair of 'khadau', a traditional toe-hold wooden slipper, cast in silver for a diety disappeared from a temple in Uttar Pradesh, devotees ... Read more...

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Routine security for Afghanistan-Pakistan cricket series

May 14th, 2011 - 6:28 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, May 14 (IANS) Afghanistan will be the first international cricket team to tour Pakistan in more than two years when the two nations clash later this month -- but ... Read more...

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BJP holds rally against ‘mafia rule’ in Maharashtra

March 14th, 2011 - 7:54 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 14 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Monday organised a rally on the first day of the Maharashtra assembly's budget session to protest what it called "mafia ... Read more...

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Families angry as Air India bomber appeals conviction

February 9th, 2011 - 9:54 am ICT by IANS
Vancouver, Feb 9 (IANS) Jailed Air India Kanishka bomber Inderjit Singh Reyat's petition to challenge his latest conviction has angered families of the victims of the 1985 tragedy.After spending 15 years in ... Read more...

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Strategic guru K.Subrahmanyam is dead (Second Lead)

February 2nd, 2011 - 6:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 2 (IANS) K. Subrahmanyam, the pre-eminent security and foreign policy thinker who played a key role in shaping government and public thinking on key issues and helped ... Read more...

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India’s strategic affairs guru K. Subrahmanyam dead

February 2nd, 2011 - 3:06 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb.2 (ANI): One of India's well known analysts on strategic affairs, K. Subrahmanyam died at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) on Tuesday night. He was 82.Subrahmanyam ... Read more...

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Two terrorists involved in Moscow airport blast

January 25th, 2011 - 3:03 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Jan 25 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Two terrorists were involved in a suicide bomb attack at Moscow's Domodedovo International Airport that killed 35 and injured up to 180 Monday, a law enforcement source ... Read more...

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Benazir murder probe: No clue about cell phones used by cop on December 27, 2007

January 21st, 2011 - 6:15 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Jan 21(ANI): Saud Aziz, the then Rawalpindi police chief when former Pakistan prime minister Benazir Bhutto was assassinated on December 27, 2007, has refused to hand over his mobile phone ... Read more...

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Prince William and Kate wedding ‘wide open to terror attack’

January 2nd, 2011 - 12:36 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 2 (ANI): Grapevine has suggested that Prince William's wedding to Kate Middleton is wide open to a terror attack.It has been revealed that London's Westminster Abbey has shocking security ... Read more...

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Mayawati should quit, opposition says after blast

December 8th, 2010 - 2:46 pm ICT by IANS
Varanasi/Lucknow, Dec 8 (IANS) Attributing the terror attack in Varanasi to security lapses and intelligence failure, opposition parties Wednesday demanded the resignation of Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati.A day after the ... Read more...

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Musharraf included in Benazir murder investigation

November 23rd, 2010 - 12:14 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Nov 23 (IANS) The government has decided to include former president and military dictator Gen (retd) Pervez Musharraf in the investigation into the assassination of former prime minister Benazir Bhutto.Federal ... Read more...

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Facebook Used By 100 Million Apple Users!

August 24th, 2010 - 7:48 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Aug 24, (THAINDIAN NEWS) There is no stopping Facebook, the popular social networking site from invading into every kind of web access devices. The Facebook users are not using only ... Read more...

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Madan Tamang murder accused yet to be traced

August 23rd, 2010 - 9:53 pm ICT by IANS
Darjeeling, Aug 23 (IANS) Gorkha Janamukti Morcha (GJM) leader Nicol Tamang - the prime accused in the Madan Tamang murder case - remained untraced Monday a day after escaping from police custody ... Read more...

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Acid attack on cop in Uttar Pradesh

July 7th, 2010 - 1:16 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, July 7 (IANS) Unidentified men threw acid on a 25-year-old constable at a police station in Uttar Pradesh's Varanasi district Wednesday, an official said. The incident took place inside the Adampur police ... Read more...

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Lahore shrine attack: 12 suspects arrested

July 5th, 2010 - 10:38 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, July 5 (IANS/AKI) Pakistani authorities Monday arrested 12 suspects over last week's suicide bombings at a Sufi shrine in Lahore that killed 42 people, but the identity of those who ... Read more...

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Ex-ICC chief Ehsan Mani lashes out at PCB for ignoring Sri Lankan team attack case

July 4th, 2010 - 5:05 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, July 4 (ANI): Former International Cricket Council (ICC) president Ehsan Mani has lashed out at the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) for failing to submit a detail report on the terror strike ... Read more...

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Kanishka victims’ relative angry over Canadian Govt.’s inquiry report

June 19th, 2010 - 9:27 pm ICT by ANI
Shimla (Himachal Pradesh), June 19(ANI): After the Canadian Government released the final report of the Commission of Inquiry into the 1985 Air India Kanishka bombing, an angry relative of three victims has ... Read more...

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Kanishka bombing: Canada ignored reports on threat to India, says co-pilot’s widow

June 18th, 2010 - 7:01 pm ICT by ANI
Chandigarh, June 18 (ANI): The widow of an Indian co-pilot, who flew the bombed Air India Boeing 'Kanishka' Flight 182 from Canada to India, on Friday, rued the lack of intelligence sharing ... Read more...

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Pakistani minorities live in fear after Lahore attack

May 30th, 2010 - 4:33 pm ICT by IANS
Lahore, May 30 (IANS) Pakistani minorities, including Sikhs and Hindus, are living in constant fear ever since the attack Friday by Taliban guerrillas at two mosques of the minority Ahmadi sect ... Read more...

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Three inmates flee from Delhi child home in three days

May 17th, 2010 - 9:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 17 (IANS) Three inmates of the Asha Kiran child observation home escaped in the last three days, the Delhi government said Monday as it ordered an inquiry and suspended ... Read more...

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‘UN Bhutto probe team interviewed Musharraf’

April 21st, 2010 - 10:28 pm ICT by IANS
Lahore, April 21 (IANS) The United Nations team that probed Benazir Bhutto's assassination had met former Pakistani president Pervez Musharraf during its investigations, the commission's head, Chilean Ambassador to the UN ... Read more...

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Not responsible for Benazir killing: Musharraf

April 21st, 2010 - 3:34 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, April 21 (IANS) Former Pakistan president Pervez Musharraf has said he could not be held responsible for Benazir Bhutto's assassination as he was neither the head of the government nor ... Read more...

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‘Anti-sabotage checks not made outside Bangalore stadium’

April 21st, 2010 - 12:22 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, April 20 (IANS) Anti-sabotage checks were not conducted outside the M. Chinnaswamy cricket stadium where twin blasts occurred and two crude bombs were recovered last week-end, a top police official admitted ... Read more...

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Internal security lapses should be rectified urgently: CPI-M

February 14th, 2010 - 2:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 14 (IANS) Condemning the Pune terror attack, the Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) Sunday said the lapses in the country's internal security should "be identified and rectified urgently". The party ... Read more...

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Gurgaon mall owners told to beef security arrangements

November 10th, 2009 - 1:13 am ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, Nov 9 (IANS) Gurgaon police Monday directed all mall owners in the city to strengthen security arrangements following the discovery of security lapses during a mock exercise. The malls have to ... Read more...

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UK Parliament committee to crack down on Brown Government over swine flu chaos

July 26th, 2009 - 12:13 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 26 (ANI): A powerful parliamentary committee has warned the Gordon Brown-led New Labour Government that it will be seeking answers from it in the coming week on why measures ... Read more...

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Bombs easily sneaked past government guards at high security US buildings: Report

July 9th, 2009 - 5:40 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 9 (ANI): An investigative arm of the US Congress has revealed that bomb parts were sneaked past guards and assembled inside several US government buildings by undercover agents.The Government ... Read more...

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Influential Pak minister suppressing Lahore attack probe

July 2nd, 2009 - 2:28 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, July 2 (ANI): Pakistan's National Assembly (NA) Standing Committee on Sports is being pressurized by some influential leaders to the stop the criminal proceedings against security officials who have been accused ... Read more...

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NWFP govt. admits security lapses in Pearl Continental Hotel blast

June 11th, 2009 - 3:53 pm ICT by ANI
Peshawar, June 11 (ANI): The North West Frontier Province (NWFP) Government has admitted that there were security lapses which led to the Pearl Continental Hotel blast.The NWFP Information Minister Mian Iftikhar Hussain ... Read more...

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