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Court tells National Defence Academy to ease security norms


September 30th, 2011 - 12:23 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai/Pune, Sep 29 (IANS) The Bombay High Court Thursday directed Pune's National Defence Academy (NDA) to ease security restrictions imposed on the road leading to the tri-services institution, a lawyer ... Read more...

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Committed to developing civil n-energy: PM


August 24th, 2011 - 1:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 24 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Wednesday assured the Lok Sabha the government was "committed" to the development of civil nuclear energy and said there "would ... Read more...

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Mumbai’s diamond, gold merchants furious at government apathy


July 14th, 2011 - 6:30 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 14 (IANS) The country's diamond and gold jewelery hubs in Mumbai, with a daily turnover of over Rs.10 billion, are angry and aghast at the manner in which ... Read more...

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Americans in Pakistan advised to avoid crowds, demonstrations


June 19th, 2011 - 7:35 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 19 (IANS) The US has warned its citizens in Pakistan to avoid crowded places in big cities and keep their travel documents up-to-date, a media report said Sunday.An ... Read more...

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Cyber criminals increasingly targeting social networks


January 19th, 2011 - 4:49 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 19 (IANS) Cyber criminals are preying successfully on social networks because they are softer targets. Users are more likely to fall for scams sent by supposed ‘friends', according to ... Read more...

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No adequate security for Aasia Bibi: Report


January 13th, 2011 - 6:08 pm ICT by IANS
Lahore, Jan 13 (IANS) The government of Pakistan's Punjab province has not taken any extra security measure to protect Aasia Bibi, a Christian woman sentenced to death on blasphemy charges, despite increasing ... Read more...

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Temple town with doorless homes gets a bank with no lock


January 10th, 2011 - 4:54 pm ICT by IANS
By Quaid Najmi Ahmednagar (Maharashtra), Jan 10 (IANS) Shani Shingnapur, the world famous temple town in Maharashtra where houses have neither doors or locks, now befittingly has its first commercial bank ... Read more...

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Ayodhya verdict: Government extends ban on bulk SMSes, MMSes till Friday


September 30th, 2010 - 12:56 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Sep 30 (ANI): With the Lucknow Bench of the Allahabad High Court set to announce its verdict in the Ayodhya title suit, the Central Government on Thursday extended the ... Read more...

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15 killed in car bomb attack in Russia (Lead)


September 9th, 2010 - 7:16 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Sep 9 (DPA) A suicide car bomb attack in a busy marketplace in Russia's Vladikavkaz city, capital of North Ossetia, left at least 15 people dead Thursday, according to the Itar-Tass ... Read more...

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Srinagar airport closed for repairs (Lead)


September 3rd, 2010 - 6:37 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Sep 3 (IANS) The Srinagar international airport was Friday closed for a fortnight for runway repairs, but officials said that air link to the Kashmir Valley will not be snapped. As an ... Read more...

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Jamaica death toll: At least 44 people killed


May 26th, 2010 - 11:25 pm ICT by BNO News
KINGSTON, JAMAICA (BNO NEWS) – The number of civilian casualties in West Kingston has reached 44, and the Jamaican Government said the police has over 500 people, mostly males, in custody, after ... Read more...

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U.S. State Department updates travel alert for Jamaica after deadly clashes


May 26th, 2010 - 2:12 am ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) -- The United States on Tuesday updated a travel alert for Jamaica after deadly clashes between security forces and gunmen left at least 30 people dead and more ... Read more...

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U.S. State Department issues travel alert for Jamaica


May 22nd, 2010 - 4:44 am ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) -- The United States on Friday issued a travel alert for Jamaica on developing security concerns in the Kingston area.The Department of State said "possibility exists for violence ... Read more...

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Qatar ambassador to the U.S.: Facts will reveal Denver incident was a mistake


April 8th, 2010 - 3:17 pm ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) -- Ali Bin Fahad Al-Hajri, the Qatar ambassador to the United States, on Thursday said that media reports saying one of his diplomats was responsible for a security ... Read more...

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India won’t be problem for Oz cricketers during IPL-3, says Brett Lee


February 4th, 2010 - 1:52 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Feb.4 (ANI): Fast bowler Brett Lee has returned from a goodwill mission to India and is satisfied that Australian cricketers will be safe there if they adhere to the strict security ... Read more...

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Security concerns halt some Haiti aid distribution


January 15th, 2010 - 8:33 pm ICT by IANS
Geneva, Jan 15 (DPA) Distribution of food and shelter items in parts of Haiti had to be halted in certain locations owing to safety fears, an aid organisation said Friday. "The distribution at ... Read more...

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Report: U.S. to increase airline security amid al-Qaida threat


January 15th, 2010 - 3:10 pm ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) -- The United States is planning to increase airline security amid a purported new threat from al-Qaida in Yemen, NBC News reported on Thursday.The new security regulations – ... Read more...

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Indian man set on fire in Melbourne


January 9th, 2010 - 11:51 am ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Jan 9 (IANS) An Indian man was allegedly attacked and set on fire by four men while he was parking his car in the northwestern part of the city in the ... Read more...

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Australia urges India to avoid hysteria over student’s killing


January 6th, 2010 - 12:49 am ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Jan 5 (IANS) Australia's Acting Foreign Minister Simon Crean has urged India not to fuel hysteria over the killing of a student in Melbourne even as India issued an advisory asking ... Read more...

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Concerned at Australia attacks, India issues security advisory


January 5th, 2010 - 10:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Melbourne, Jan 5 (IANS) Three days after an Indian youth was fatally stabbed in Melbourne, India's external affairs ministry Tuesday issued an advisory asking Indians studying in Australia and those planning ... Read more...

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Security Check At Airports Increased After Foiled Terrorist Attack


December 27th, 2009 - 1:26 am ICT by GD
By Gina GomezNew York, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The security at various international airport is expected to be beefed up following the foiled terrorist attack on the Detroit bound flight on Friday. Following the ... Read more...

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Bacardi Blast to begin Saturday in Goa


December 18th, 2009 - 10:55 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Dec 18 (IANS) Bacardi Blast, a two-day dance-music festival, begins here Saturday, a day after Goa Home Minister Ravi Naik told the state legislative assembly that Pakistan-based terror groups wanted to ... Read more...

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Philippine massacre highlights increasing risks for media


December 10th, 2009 - 12:52 pm ICT by IANS
Ampatuan (Philippines), Dec 10 (DPA) When President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo placed the restive southern Philippine province of Maguindanao under martial law, Freddie Solinap was at a loss on how to report on ... Read more...

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Kanpur hotel to play perfect host to Sri Lankan team


November 15th, 2009 - 5:29 pm ICT by ANI
Kanpur, Nov. 15 (ANI): A hotel in Kanpur is playing perfect host to Sri Lankan players during their stay here ahead of their second match of the three-match test series.'Landmark Hotel' ... Read more...

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Maoists sneaking into Maharashtra to cause trouble: police


October 12th, 2009 - 9:07 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 12 (IANS) The Maharashtra government has received intelligence inputs that Maoists from neighbouring states have infiltrated into the state to foment trouble during voting for the assembly elections Tuesday, ... Read more...

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Preparations get underway for ‘Dussehra’ festival in Kullu


September 24th, 2009 - 4:39 pm ICT by ANI
Kullu, Sept 24 (ANI): Kullu valley is abuzz with activity, as the residents get ready to celebrate the week-long 'Dussehra' festival, which is celebrated on the tenth day of 'Navratri'.The history of ... Read more...

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Ganapati festival themes this year - 26/11, swine flu (With Image)


August 19th, 2009 - 6:00 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 19 (IANS) As you join the Ganeshotsav celebrations, Maharashtra's biggest public festival which starts Aug 23, you will notice two themes recurring across the marquees in the city - ... Read more...

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Dutch royals attacker dies of injuries (Lead)


May 1st, 2009 - 6:30 pm ICT by IANS
Amsterdam, May 1 (DPA) The car driver who killed five people when he sped into a crowd watching the Dutch monarch, Queen Beatrix, in an apparent attack on the royal family has ... Read more...

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Security beefed up across India for third phase of elections


April 29th, 2009 - 2:04 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai/ Ahmedabad, Apr 29 (ANI): Tight security arrangements have been made across the country for the third phase of Lok Sabha elections on Thursday.Elaborate security arrangements have been made in ... Read more...

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South Africa will ensure security to IPL players, says Rajiv Shukla


March 26th, 2009 - 8:21 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 26 (ANI): The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) Vice President Rajiv Shukla on Thursday said that the South African Government has consented to provide all security ... Read more...

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Chandigarh hotels asked to install CCTV, caller-ID phones


December 24th, 2008 - 6:21 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Dec 24 (IANS) Hotels, both private and government-owned, in Chandigarh have been asked to install closed-circuit television cameras (CCTV) and caller identity (ID) phones as part of enhanced security measures, an ... Read more...

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Madhya Pradesh to take extra security precautions: Chouhan


December 22nd, 2008 - 10:30 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, Dec 22 (IANS) Madhya Pradesh is going to form a high level committee that will review the security situation every three months, Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan said Monday.Chouhan was addressing ... Read more...

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Rushdie threatens to sue ex-bodyguard for ‘defaming’ him


August 2nd, 2008 - 4:56 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 2 (IANS) Salman Rushdie has asked a London publisher to withdraw a book by a former Special Branch bodyguard who claims the author behaved badly and arrogantly toward policemen protecting ... Read more...

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Beijing airport to be shut during Olympic opening ceremony


July 17th, 2008 - 9:15 pm ICT by IANS
DPA Beijing, July 17 (DPA) Beijing's central airport will be closed during the Olympics opening ceremony Aug 8 for security reasons, the China News Service reported Thursday. According to the report, flights that ... Read more...

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‘UAE respects security precautions of other nations’


June 28th, 2008 - 9:28 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, June 28 (IANS) The security and stability that the United Arab Emirates (UAE) enjoys is the outcome of the country's keenness to provide everyone here with an opportunity to live ... Read more...

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