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India committed to nuclear safety, says AEC chief


September 20th, 2012 - 2:07 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 20 (IANS) India is committed to nuclear safety and will implement the International Atomic Energy Agency's (IAEA) "Action Plan on Nuclear Safety", a top nuclear expert has said.Addressing ... Read more...

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Maharashtra demands central aid to modernize police force


February 1st, 2011 - 9:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 1 (IANS) Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan Tuesday made an urgent plea for central assistance for its ongoing modernization of the police force in view of the state's rapid ... Read more...

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NATO choppers violate Pakistan airspace


October 13th, 2010 - 12:49 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Oct 13 (IANS) NATO helicopters have again violated Pakistan's airspace, an official said Wednesday. The intrusion comes close on the heels of an attack on a Pakistan security post by coalition ... Read more...

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Dramatic footage shows NATO air strike in Pakistan


October 5th, 2010 - 12:08 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Oct 5 (IANS) Dramatic footage of the attack last week that killed three troopers and led to Islamabad blocking a key supply route to Afghanistan shows a NATO aircraft hovering over ... Read more...

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Maoists free abducted cop in Orissa


July 17th, 2010 - 8:45 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, July 17 (IANS) Maoist rebels Saturday freed a police officer whom they kidnapped earlier this month after attacking a security post in Orissa's Keonjhar district, police said. Assistant Sub Inspector Umesh Marandi ... Read more...

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Three security personnel injured in grenade attack in Srinagar


July 5th, 2010 - 12:16 pm ICT by ANI
Srinagar July 5:(ANI) Suspected militants lobbed a grenade at a security post in Srinagar, injuring three security personnel.A grenade was hurled near a bunker manned by the Central Reserve Police Force ... Read more...

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Missing Pakistani soldiers in Taliban captivity


June 16th, 2010 - 9:43 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 16 (DPA) Dozens of Pakistani soldiers have gone missing since the Afghan Taliban carried out a cross-border swoop on a security post, intelligence officials said Wednesday. The incident occurred Monday ... Read more...

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Two soldiers, 40 militants killed in Pakistan clashes


May 19th, 2010 - 2:36 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, May 19 (DPA) Dozens of militants attacked a security post Wednesday in Pakistan's tribal region near the Afghan border, triggering clashes that left two soldiers and up to 40 rebels ... Read more...

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Six soldiers, 25 militants killed in Pakistan clashes (Lead)


March 31st, 2010 - 6:30 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, March 31 (DPA) Six soldiers and 25 Islamist insurgents were killed Wednesday in clashes in Pakistan's tribal region near the Afghan border, a security official said.The fighting started in the ... Read more...

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Five security personnel die in Taliban raid in Pakistan


March 17th, 2010 - 3:18 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, March 17 (DPA) Three paramilitary soldiers and two policemen were killed Wednesday when Islamist insurgents raided a security post in north-western Pakistan, police said. One more policeman was wounded in the ... Read more...

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Two attacks kill 16 policemen in Afghanistan (Lead)


December 14th, 2009 - 8:24 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, Dec 14 (DPA) At least 16 policemen were killed in two attacks by insurgents in Afghanistan Monday, officials said. The first attack took place in Baghlan Markazi district of the northern ... Read more...

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‘Dealing with security requires changed mindset’ (Lead)


November 24th, 2009 - 8:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 24 (IANS) Is the Indian state prepared for 26/11-like attacks a year later? Are politicians undermining national security? Such questions were deliberated at a national security seminar Tuesday at the ... Read more...

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Politicians squeamish in response to terror: Manish Tewari


November 24th, 2009 - 4:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 24 (IANS) Congress spokesperson Manish Tewari Tuesday said that the response of Indian politicians to terror attacks has been very "squeamish" and a change needs to be brought in ... Read more...

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32 Taliban militants killed in Pakistan


November 23rd, 2009 - 10:16 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Nov 23 (DPA) Soldiers killed at least 32 Taliban militants in Pakistan's troubled north-western tribal region, the military said Monday. Nine were killed in the South Waziristan district near Afghan border, ... Read more...

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Taliban attack kills eight policemen in Afghanistan


November 16th, 2009 - 4:57 pm ICT by IANS
Kandahar, Nov 16 (DPA) Dozens of Taliban fighters stormed a security post in southern Afghanistan and killed eight policemen, a senior provincial official said Monday. Three other police were injured when the ... Read more...

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42 Taliban fighters killed in Pakistan


October 27th, 2009 - 9:20 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Oct 27 (DPA) The Pakistani army said Tuesday that 42 Taliban militants and one soldier were killed in the ongoing offensive in South Waziristan district near the Afghan border. The latest ... Read more...

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Eight hostages freed at Pakistan Army HQ: Report (Third Intro Roundup)


October 11th, 2009 - 1:15 am ICT by IANS
Rawalpindi, Oct 10 (Xinhua) Eight hostages were freed late Saturday by militants who attacked the Pakistani Army headquarters here, killing six soldiers, a local TV channel reported. Military spokesman Maj. Gen. ... Read more...

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Militants holding hostages in Pakistani Army HQ: Official (Second Intro Roundup)


October 11th, 2009 - 12:11 am ICT by IANS
Rawalpindi, Oct 10 (DPA) An unknown number of insurgents took hostage around a dozen soldiers, including two senior officers, after a raid on the Pakistani Army headquarters in this garrison city ... Read more...

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Militants holding hostages in Pakistani Army HQ: Official (Intro Roundup)


October 10th, 2009 - 11:13 pm ICT by IANS
Rawalpindi, Oct 10 (DPA) An unknown number of insurgents took hostage around a dozen soldiers, including two senior officers, after a raid on the Pakistani Army headquarters in this garrison city ... Read more...

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11 killed as gunmen storm Pakistani Army HQ (Roundup)


October 10th, 2009 - 8:18 pm ICT by IANS
Rawalpindi, Oct 10 (DPA) Insurgents stormed the Pakistani Army headquarters in this garrison city Saturday, killing six soldiers, including two senior officers, security officials said. Four assailants and a passerby also died ... Read more...

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Standoff at Pakistan army headquarters after 11 killed (Fifth Lead, Changing dateline)


October 10th, 2009 - 5:44 pm ICT by IANS
Rawalpindi, Oct 10 (DPA) Taliban militants Saturday raided Pakistani military headquarters in the garrison city of Rawalpindi and killed six soldiers while two attackers took two officers hostage, officials said. Four attackers ... Read more...

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Nine killed as terrorists attack Pakistan Army HQ (Fourth Lead)


October 10th, 2009 - 4:50 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Oct 10 (IANS) Half-a-dozen Islamists mounted an audacious attack on the Pakistan Army's headquarters in Rawalpindi Saturday, triggering heavy fighting that left four guerrillas, four soldiers and a civilian dead ... Read more...

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Suicide bomber, US drone attack kill 28 in Pakistan


August 28th, 2009 - 4:53 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 28 (DPA) At least 28 people were killed Thursday in a suicide bombing and a missile attack carried out by a US pilotless aircraft in Pakistan's troubled northwest region, ... Read more...

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17 Pakistani security personnel die in suicide attack (Lead)


August 27th, 2009 - 11:43 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 27 (DPA) A suicide bomber detonated explosives at a Pakistani security post on the border with Afghanistan on Thursday, killing himself and 17 others, a government official said. The attack ... Read more...

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South Waziristan peace deal ineffective, says militant spokesman


July 14th, 2009 - 5:36 pm ICT by ANI
Tank (Pakistan), July 14 (ANI): A militant leader in South Waziristan, who is said to be in the good books of the government, has said that the peace agreement in the ... Read more...

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Up to 15 Taliban killed by missile attack in Pakistan


July 11th, 2009 - 2:58 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, July 11 (DPA) Up to 15 Taliban died and several were injured overnight in a US missile strike in Pakistan's tribal region and clashes with troops in the neighbouring south-western ... Read more...

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EU asks Sri Lanka to find inclusive political solution


May 19th, 2009 - 12:06 am ICT by IANS
Brussels, May 18 (IANS) The European Union (EU) Monday called on the Sri Lankan government to outline a clear strategy leading to an inclusive political solution in the island nation. "The long-term ... Read more...

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Taliban attacks militia as fighting intensifies in Pakistan


May 7th, 2009 - 1:08 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, May 7 (DPA) Islamist militants attacked a security post in Pakistan's troubled north-west, triggering a gunfight that killed at least three militiamen, officials and media reports said Thursday. Scores of rebels ... Read more...

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Three killed in clashes in Yemen


May 3rd, 2009 - 5:22 am ICT by IANS
Sana'a (Yemen), May 3 (DPA) Three civilians were killed and seven people were wounded in clashes Saturday between anti-government protesters and security forces in restive southern Yemen, witnesses and local officials said. Witnesses ... Read more...

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Five soldiers killed in Pakistan suicide bombing


November 17th, 2008 - 7:58 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Nov 17 (DPA) Five soldiers were killed Monday in a suicide bombing at an army check post in Pakistan's restive Swat valley, security officials said."A suicide bomber riding a red colour ... Read more...

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Protests continue in J-K over shrine land allotment row


August 6th, 2008 - 9:36 pm ICT by ANI
Mandaal/Kathua/Srinagar, August 6 (ANI): Jammu and Kashmir remained tense as protests continued in different parts of the state over the Shrine land allotment issue.Hindu protestors of Mandaal village, some 20-kilometers from ... Read more...

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Five Taliban killed, four police wounded in Afghanistan


May 24th, 2008 - 8:35 pm ICT by admin
DPA Kandahar, May 24 (DPA) Five Taliban militants were killed in a mine explosion in southern Afghanistan while four police officers were wounded and two Taliban militants were detained in a clash, officials ... Read more...

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Security post attacked by militants in Manipur


March 28th, 2008 - 9:02 pm ICT by admin
Imphal, Mar 28 (ANI): Militants attacked a security post on the Manipur-Myanmar border late evening yesterday and fled into nearby hills.According to official sources, a group of fully equipped militants ... Read more...

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Six officials suspended for Dantewada jailbreak


December 17th, 2007 - 10:44 pm ICT by admin
Dantewada, Dec 17 (ANI): Day after Naxalites attacked a jail in Dantewada and freed 299 inmates, the Chhattisgarh authorities today stepped up prison security and suspended six officials. The Chhattisgarh government has also ... Read more...

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