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India, Qatar deepen energy ties, seek to promote investments (News Analysis)


April 13th, 2012 - 6:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 13 (IANS) With growing demands for oil and gas and uncertainty looming over supplies from sanctions-hit Iran, India has sought to deepen energy ties with Qatar. ... Read more...

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PCB out to prove it can provide fool-proof security


September 27th, 2011 - 7:49 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, Sep 27 (IANS) The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) is out to tell the international cricket community that it could provide fool-proof security to any team playing in this ... Read more...

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Two-wheeler ban likely at Ganesh immersion sites


September 8th, 2011 - 11:53 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 8 (IANS) The Maharashtra government may ban the plying of two-wheelers during the Ganesh immersion ceremonies next Sunday at major sites in Mumbai and the rest of the ... Read more...

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Priyanka’s dream cottage to come up again


August 26th, 2011 - 6:25 pm ICT by IANS
Charabra (Himachal Pradesh), Aug 26 (IANS) Priyanka Vadra's dream cottage in this picturesque Himachal Pradesh village will again rise from its debris. The two-storey five-room cottage, built for Rs.30 lakh by ... Read more...

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Raj Thackeray again attacks north Indian migrants


July 18th, 2011 - 11:28 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 18 (IANS) For the second time in five days, Maharashtra Navnirman Sena chief Raj Thackeray Monday targeted north Indians and the migrant population and demanded a check ... Read more...

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Six soldiers killed in terrorist attack in central Yemen


May 15th, 2011 - 12:40 am ICT by BNO News
SANAA, YEMEN (BNO NEWS) -- At least six security men were killed early on Saturday by suspected terrorists in Yemen's central province of Baidha'a, a security source said.The state-run Saba news agency ... Read more...

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30 Mumbai airport employees’ passes missing: NCP legislator


March 29th, 2011 - 7:06 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 29 (IANS) Four days before the cricket World Cup final in Mumbai, a legislator from Maharashtra's ruling Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) Tuesday claimed 30 entry passes of Mumbai ... Read more...

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Girija Vyas calls for collective responsibility in combating crime against women


March 11th, 2011 - 8:25 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 11 (ANI): In the backdrop of the murder of 21-year-old Delhi University student Radhika Tanwar, National Commission for Women chairperson Girija Vyas on Friday urged the people to act ... Read more...

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Queen offers to share Buckingham Palace with Wills, Kate


January 15th, 2011 - 1:18 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 15 (ANI): The Queen has invited Prince William and Kate Middleton to live with her at Buckingham Palace after their wedding.Her Majesty has offered to share the palace with ... Read more...

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Security alert ahead of Ayodhya verdict, Games


September 22nd, 2010 - 11:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) With just two days to go for the Ayodhya dispute verdict and 11 days for the Commonwealth Games (CWG), the central government has asked the states ... Read more...

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Himachal Chief Minister expresses concern over Chinese threat


September 12th, 2010 - 10:08 pm ICT by ANI
Kullu, Sep.12 (ANI): In the wake of many strange developments in the recent past with China, the Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister, Prem Kumar Dhumal has voiced his concern over the threat posed ... Read more...

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Assassination overshadows Krishna visit (Pakistan Diary)


July 15th, 2010 - 12:24 pm ICT by IANS
By M.R. Narayan Swamy Islamabad, July 15 (IANS) The assassination of a Baloch leader and retaliatory street violence all over Balochistan overshadowed the visit by Indian External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna to Pakistan. Splashed ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Gaga stopped by airport security in Britain


June 7th, 2010 - 12:45 am ICT by IANS
London, June 6 (IANS) Pop star Lady Gaga's eccentric style landed her in trouble Saturday when her studded outfit set off alarms at London's Heathrow airport and she was stopped by officials. The ... Read more...

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Chandigarh terror threat part reason behind Lee’s return to Sydney for recovery


March 19th, 2010 - 12:25 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Mar 19 (ANI): Australian fast bowler Brett Lee's management has confirmed that the security environment in India played a part in his decision to return to Sydney to have his surgically ... Read more...

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Allow media to cover hockey practice: Kalmadi to Gill


February 20th, 2010 - 8:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 20 (IANS) Indian Olympic Association (IOA) president Suresh Kalmadi has requested Sports Minister M.S. Gill to allow the media into the Major Dhyanchand National Stadium to cover the practice ... Read more...

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‘Lone wolf terrorist makes war on terror more dangerous’


December 29th, 2009 - 12:39 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, Dec 29 (IANS) The Christmas Day attempt to blow up an American airliner flight by an al-Qaeda-linked Nigerian Muslim opens a new and more dangerous front in the war against terrorism, ... Read more...

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Pak govt. shifts American trainers to Islamabad police headquarters following protests


December 21st, 2009 - 3:46 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Dec. 21 (ANI): Following protests from the media and the lawyers' fraternity, who have questioned the American presence at the Police Training College in Sihala, the Pakistan Government has decided to ... Read more...

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Islamabad is ‘five-star jail’, says Baloch leader


December 16th, 2009 - 2:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 16 (IANS) Baloch leader Mir Hassan Bizenjo Wednesday described Islamabad as a "five-star jail", saying the Pakistani capital did not differ from Kabul from the security point of view. "The ... Read more...

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White House party crashers ’sought blagging advice from Britdirector’


December 3rd, 2009 - 5:11 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Dec.3 (ANI): The couple accused of gatecrashing a White House state dinner last week, had recently asked the British director of a television series about "blagging" for advice on tricking ... Read more...

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Mehbooba flays ban on pre-paid mobile connections in Kashmir


October 30th, 2009 - 11:18 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Oct 30 (IANS) Terming the decision to ban pre-paid mobile phone connections in Jammu and Kashmir as "unfortunate and ill-advised", the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Friday sought intervention of ... Read more...

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Naxalites must abjure violence: Chidambaram


October 7th, 2009 - 4:45 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Oct 7 (ANI): Reiterating that India was a much stronger and secure nation now in the aftermath of 26/11' Union Home Minister P. Chidambaram on Wednesday said Naxalites must abjure ... Read more...

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15 rebels killed in clashes with Yemeni Army


September 26th, 2009 - 10:12 pm ICT by IANS
Sanna, Sep 26 (Xinhua) The Yemeni Army Saturday said at least 15 rebels were killed in clashes in the north, bringing the number of militants killed in the area in the past ... Read more...

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PCB, ICC end stalemate over 2011 World Cup hosting rights


August 27th, 2009 - 8:43 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, Aug 27 (IANS) The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Thursday agreed to drop its court case against the International Cricket Council (ICC) over a dispute on the hosting rights of the 2011 ... Read more...

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ICC, PCB resolve dispute over Cricket World Cup 2011


August 27th, 2009 - 8:11 pm ICT by ANI
Dubai, Aug.27 (ANI): The International Cricket Council (ICC) and the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) have reached a settlement to the dispute relating to the staging of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2011.The ... Read more...

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No CTBT, India needs more nuclear tests: Pokhran II coordinator


August 27th, 2009 - 2:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 27 (IANS) A former top official who coordinated India's nuclear weapons programme has cautioned that India should not be "railroaded" into signing the Comprehensive Test Ban Treaty (CTBT) ... Read more...

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Ground-to-air security ahead of Independence Day


August 13th, 2009 - 12:48 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi/Guwahati, Aug 13 (ANI): With India getting set to celebrate its 62nd Independence Day, the Central and Delhi State Governments have pulled out all steps to ensure that the event is ... Read more...

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Now, armed bouncers for women security in Bangalore pubs, restaurants


August 5th, 2009 - 8:50 pm ICT by ANI
Bangalore, Aug.5 (ANI): In a bid to stop hooliganism by mischievous characters, liquor-serving joints in Bangalore have now provided licensed arms to their deputed bouncers.The measure comes after the Karnataka High ... Read more...

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Indian nuke submarine launch won’t affect Pakistan, says Defence Minister


July 27th, 2009 - 8:51 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, July 27 (ANI): Pakistan's Defence Minister Chaudhry Ahmed Mukhtar on Monday said that the country was under no threatfrom a security point of view despite India announcing the launch of its ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Madoff hires prison consultant to help him find best possible jail


July 5th, 2009 - 3:34 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 5 (ANI): Bernard Madoff has hired a veteran prison consultant to help him to find the best possible jail in which to serve his 150-year sentence for Wall Street's ... Read more...

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Over 12,000 villages ‘vulnerable’ in fourth phase polls


May 4th, 2009 - 9:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 4 (IANS) The Election Commission has identified as "vulnerable" from a security point of view over 12,000 villages that go to polls in the fourth phase of the Lok ... Read more...

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Indian tennis fraternity shocked by Australia’s pullout


April 25th, 2009 - 5:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 25 (IANS) The Indian tennis fraternity was shocked by Australia's decision to pull out of the Davis Cup tie against India due to security reasons, and hoped it ... Read more...

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27,000 villages ‘vulnerable’ in second phase polls


April 22nd, 2009 - 12:05 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 21 (IANS) The Election Commission has identified nearly 27,000 villages as "vulnerable" from a security point of view in the second phase of the Lok Sabha elections. The second ... Read more...

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27,000 villages ‘vulnerable’ in second phase polls


April 21st, 2009 - 9:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 21 (IANS) The Election Commission has identified nearly 27,000 villages as "vulnerable" from a security point of view in the second phase of the Lok Sabha elections. The second phase ... Read more...

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5,300 Tamil Nadu polling booths ’sensitive’: police


April 14th, 2009 - 9:34 pm ICT by IANS
Coimbatore (Tamil Nadu), April 14 (IANS) At least 5,300 polling booths in Tamil Nadu have been identified as "sensitive" from a security point of view, state police chief said Tuesday. Director General of ... Read more...

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23,000 villages ‘vulnerable’ in first phase voting


April 14th, 2009 - 9:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 14 (IANS) As many as 23,000 villages that go to polls in the first phase of the Lok Sabha elections Thursday have been identified as "vulnerable" from a security ... Read more...

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