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US deploys drones, destroyers to hunt for envoy’s killers


September 13th, 2012 - 10:12 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 13 (IANS) The US is deploying warships and surveillance drones in its hunt for those who killed four US diplomatic staffers in Libya, CNN reported Thursday.US ambassador ... Read more...

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Muslim woman sentenced in Russia over extremist article


September 13th, 2012 - 6:48 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Sep 13 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A Muslim woman journalist in Russia was given a suspended jail term by a Moscow court Thursday for distributing material that prosecutors said contained "calls ... Read more...

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Policeman kidnapped in Russia


August 24th, 2012 - 10:34 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Aug 24 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Armed men in masks kidnapped a police officer in Russia's troubled southwestern region of Ingushetia, officials said Friday.The abduction occurred in Malgobek town late Thursday. ... Read more...

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US man held for shooting ill wife in hospital bed


August 6th, 2012 - 9:48 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 6 (IANS) A man in America's Ohio state has been arrested after he shot his wife of 45 years in her hospital bed while she was being treated ... Read more...

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17 Tajik security officers killed


July 28th, 2012 - 10:54 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, July 28 (IANS/RIA Novosti) At least 17 Tajik security officers have been killed during a special operation against a mafia-style group in eastern Tajikistan, an official said Saturday.According to ... Read more...

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Two killed, 26 Boko Haram members held in Nigeria


July 28th, 2012 - 7:10 am ICT by IANS
Abuja, July 28 (IANS) At least two members of Islamist sect Boko Haram were killed and 26 arrested in Nigeria's Borno state for their alleged involvement in the killing of ... Read more...

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Indian-American law student sues Preet Bharara


July 26th, 2012 - 12:58 pm ICT by IANS
New York, July 26 (IANS) A second-year Indian-American law student has filed a lawsuit against Manhattan's famed Indian-American US district attorney Preet Bharara and the US Marshals Service for seizing ... Read more...

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Russian jailed for attempt to blow up mosque


July 13th, 2012 - 5:17 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, July 13 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A 21-year-old former military demolition expert from Russia's European exclave of Kaliningrad has been sentenced to three years in prison for attempting to blow up ... Read more...

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Poor want ration, not cash: Activists


June 15th, 2012 - 9:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 15 (IANS) The government's plan to replace the public distribution system (PDS) with direct cash transfer into people's accounts under the proposed Food Security Bill is not ... Read more...

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Kiev tightens security in Euro 2012 fan zone


June 14th, 2012 - 8:41 pm ICT by IANS
Kiev (Ukraine), June 14 (IANS) Kiev has tightened security in Euro 2012 fan zone after an anonymous caller threatened to blow up a nearby building, the press-service of Kiev State ... Read more...

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Ikea’s racism row over employment of security guards


June 13th, 2012 - 8:19 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Croydon, June 13 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Swedish company Ikea is now involved in a racism row after it employed a number of security officers to prevent “gypsies” from entering its car ... Read more...

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Gaddafi’s spy chief goes on trial in Libya


June 5th, 2012 - 8:58 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 5 (IANS) Slain Libyan ruler Muammar Gaddafi's intelligence chief Buzeid Dorda went on trial Tuesday, the first former regime official to be put before prosecutors in post-revolutionary Libya, ... Read more...

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34 held for selling bogus Chinese IDs


June 1st, 2012 - 5:34 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, June 1 (IANS) Thirtyfour people have been held in China's Fujian province on charges of selling fake identification certificates to Chinese seeking to cross the border illegally, authorities here ... Read more...

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Kolkata fortified for Hillary visit


May 6th, 2012 - 7:43 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 6 (IANS) Tight security was in place as US Secretary of State Hilary Clinton arrived in Kolkata Sunday, with even outbound and incoming flights from the Netaji ... Read more...

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Binayak Sen urges Maoists to free collector


April 23rd, 2012 - 7:25 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 23 (IANS) Human rights activist Binayak Sen Monday appealed to the Maoists to release Chhattisgarh's abducted Sukma District Collector Alex Paul Menon and urged them to resume peace ... Read more...

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Afghan attacks show NATO’s failure: Karzai


April 16th, 2012 - 10:01 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, April 16 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The coordinated attacks on Afghan capital Kabul and three provinces Sunday were a failure on the part of NATO and domestic intelligence forces, Afghan ... Read more...

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UN Syria envoy Kofi Annan to visit Russia


March 22nd, 2012 - 10:17 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, March 22 (IANS/RIA Novosti) UN envoy to Syria Kofi Annan will visit Moscow in the very near future to discuss the situation in the Middle East country, Russian Foreign ... Read more...

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Kolkata police discuss security with IPL stakeholders


March 21st, 2012 - 1:31 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, March 20 (IANS) Top officials of the Kolkata Police held a meeting Tuesday with various stakeholders of the Indian Premier League (IPL) regarding security during the matches to be ... Read more...

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Houses of three Karunanidhi PSOs raided


March 2nd, 2012 - 2:27 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, March 2 (IANS) The homes of three personal security officers (PSOs) of former chief minister M. Karunanidhi were raided here on allegations that they had cheated the Tamil Nadu ... Read more...

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Bridge stolen in Poland, sold for scrap


February 28th, 2012 - 2:24 pm ICT by IANS
Warsaw, Feb 28 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Two men stole a bridge in southwest Poland and sold it for scrap, police said Monday.The bridge, used by a local mine, was sawn up ... Read more...

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Police records statements of Italian ship’s crew (Lead)


February 19th, 2012 - 5:04 pm ICT by IANS
Kochi, Feb 19 (IANS) Kerala Police officers Sunday morning began recording the statements of the crew of the Italian tanker "Enrica Lexie", currently berthed here as part of the investigation ... Read more...

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Over 600 injured as police-protesters clash in Egypt


February 3rd, 2012 - 11:16 am ICT by IANS
Cairo, Feb 3 (IANS/RIA Novosti) More than 600 people were injured in clashes between police and protesters that broke out in downtown Cairo following a deadly football-match riot in Port ... Read more...

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US names Al Qaeda-linked outfit as terrorist entity


January 6th, 2012 - 9:36 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 6 (IANS) The US government has designated the Al Qaeda Kurdish Battalions (AQKB), which operates between Iraq and Iran, as a "specially designated global terrorist entity" that will ... Read more...

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US Sikh group leads call for probing racing profiling


December 2nd, 2011 - 11:30 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 2 (IANS) Amid charges of racial profiling by a group of 38 civil rights organizations led by the Sikh Coalition, the US Transportation Security Administration is investigating allegations ... Read more...

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Russia places boxes for mothers to drop off unwanted babies


November 8th, 2011 - 3:19 am ICT by BNO News
MOSCOW, RUSSIA (BNO NEWS) -- Russian hospitals have begun to introduce so-called baby boxes where new mothers will be able to place their unwanted newborns, officials said on Monday.According to the RIA ... Read more...

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Syria warns nations against recognising rebel council


October 9th, 2011 - 11:33 pm ICT by IANS
Damascus, Oct 9 (IANS) Syria has threatened countries with "strict measures" if they recognised the "illegitimate" Syrian opposition council, RIA Novosti reported.Syrian Foreign Minister Walid al-Moallem, while addressing a ... Read more...

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Maharashtra to persuade Hazare to accept security


September 5th, 2011 - 8:22 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 5 (IANS) Stung by anti-corruption crusader Anna Hazare?s persistent refusal to accept the Z-category security cover, the Maharashtra government Monday decided to persuade him to accept enhanced ... Read more...

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Don’t need security: Hazare


September 4th, 2011 - 4:50 pm ICT by IANS
Ralegan Siddhi (Maharashtra), Sep 4 (IANS) Anna Hazare reiterated Sunday that he did not need the the Z-category security cover provided to him by the Maharashtra government.He, however, said ... Read more...

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England-India Test to go ahead, but riots worry players (Lead)


August 9th, 2011 - 8:26 pm ICT by IANS
Birmingham, Aug 9 (IANS) The third Test between England and India will be played Wednesday at Edgbaston despite concerns among players about the riots in Birmingham.Both cricket teams were holed ... Read more...

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India-England third Test in jeopardy as riots spread to Birmingham


August 9th, 2011 - 2:33 pm ICT by IANS
Birmingham, Aug 9 (IANS) The England and Indian cricket teams were holed up in a city centre hotel Tuesday here as riots spread all around Birmingham putting the third Test ... Read more...

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Sarkozy grabbed during town visit


June 30th, 2011 - 9:20 pm ICT by IANS
Paris, June 30 (IANS) An assailant grabbed French President Nicolas Sarkozy and tried to pull him during a visit to a town in southern France Thursday, media reports said.An unidentified ... Read more...

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A.Q.Khan’s security demands curbs on his movements


June 8th, 2011 - 5:10 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 8 (IANS) The Islamabad High Court (IHC) has asked Abdul Qadeer Khan, the disgraced scientist considered the father of Pakistan's nuclear programme, for his response to ... Read more...

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Zardari’s chief security officer attacked


May 29th, 2011 - 12:54 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, May 29 (IANS) Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari's chief security officer was fired at here and two of his securitymen were injured in the shooting, a media report said ... Read more...

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Tunisian ousted President Ben Ali accused of plotting against national security


May 5th, 2011 - 11:02 pm ICT by BNO News
TUNIS, TUNISIA (BNO NEWS) -- A Tunisian Court on Thursday accused ousted President Zine el-Abidine Ben Ali of further charges of plotting against national security and inciting violence.According to the state-run TAP ... Read more...

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Syria ‘erratic’ as UN urges end to excessive force against protesters


April 25th, 2011 - 9:21 pm ICT by BNO News
UNITED NATIONS (BNO NEWS) -- The United Nations (UN) on Monday denounced the Syrian Government's increasingly violent crackdown on peaceful protesters and urged an immediate end to the use of excessive force.UN ... Read more...

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