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Mullah Omar talking peace with US


January 6th, 2012 - 2:07 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, Jan 6 (IANS) The elusive Afghan Taliban supreme leader Mullah Mohammad Omar, who had called on his warriors last November to continue the war against NATO-led forces in ... Read more...

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New York is my husband: Gaga


September 11th, 2011 - 7:57 am ICT by IANS
London, Sep 11 (IANS) Lady Gaga thinks the city of New York, where she was born and raised, is her husband.The "Born This Way" hitmaker explained she watched the collapse of ... Read more...

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US issues travel alert ahead of 9/11 anniversary


September 3rd, 2011 - 7:05 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 3 (IANS) The US has issued a worldwide travel alert for American nationals ahead of the 10th anniversary of the 9/11 terror attacks.The warning - issued by the ... Read more...

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Bomb blast kills 5 more NATO troops in southern Afghanistan


August 11th, 2011 - 10:20 pm ICT by BNO News
KABUL (BNO NEWS) -- A roadside bomb killed five more coalition service members in southern Afghanistan on Thursday, the NATO-led International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) said.ISAF said five of its service members ... Read more...

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Roadside bomb kills NATO soldier in eastern Afghanistan


August 3rd, 2011 - 1:08 am ICT by BNO News
KABUL (BNO NEWS) -- A roadside bomb exploded in eastern Afghanistan on Tuesday, killing one coalition service member, the NATO-led International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) said.ISAF said one of its service members ... Read more...

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Five NATO soldiers die in Afghanistan: ISAF


July 31st, 2011 - 9:37 pm ICT by BNO News
KABUL (BNO NEWS) -- Five coalition service members were killed in eastern and southern Afghanistan on Sunday as a result of three separate incidents, the NATO-led International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) said.ISAF ... Read more...

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U.S. State Department designates al-Qaeda operative Othman Al-Ghamdi


June 17th, 2011 - 10:45 am ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON D.C. (BNO NEWS) -- U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton on Thursday designated Othman al-Ghamdi, an operative with al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP), as a terrorist.The designation was made under ... Read more...

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Three American troops killed in eastern Afghanistan


June 1st, 2011 - 2:35 am ICT by BNO News
KABUL (BNO NEWS) -- A bomb blast killed three American service members in eastern Afghanistan on Saturday, the U.S. military confirmed on Tuesday.The U.S. military said three United States Forces-Afghanistan (USFOR-A) service ... Read more...

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Bin Laden says America ‘will not dream of security’ until Palestine has security


May 9th, 2011 - 3:20 am ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) -- In a soon to be published audio recording from Osama bin Laden, the former leader of al-Qaeda will say the United States will have no security until ... Read more...

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Osama bin Laden had banned ‘haram’ smoking in Pak compound


May 5th, 2011 - 1:00 pm ICT by ANI
Abbottabad, May 5(ANI): Al-Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden had reportedly banned smoking in his compound in Pakistan's Abbottabad city in line with a Taliban ruling that says that smoking tobacco is ... Read more...

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Bin Laden’s phone numbers to help US get biggest intelligence windfall?


May 5th, 2011 - 12:43 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 5(ANI): The US secret raid on Al-Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden's home in Pakistan's Abbottabad city has reportedly produced what could be the biggest intelligence windfall since the September 11, ... Read more...

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American celebrates Osama’s death by shaving after 3,454 days


May 4th, 2011 - 3:20 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 4 (ANI): An American has chosen a unique way to celebrate the killing of Al Qaeda mastermind Osama bin Laden. Gary Weddle shaved for the first time after 9/11 - ... Read more...

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Osama’s death will ease tension, suspicion against Muslims in US: Experts


May 3rd, 2011 - 1:09 pm ICT by ANI
Los Angeles, May 3 (ANI): The death of most wanted terrorist Osama bin Laden will ease tense relations and suspicions Muslim Americans have faced since 9/11 attacks, according to experts.The Saudi-born terrorist, ... Read more...

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FBI withdraws 25 million dollars bounty on Osama


May 3rd, 2011 - 1:01 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, May 3 (ANI): THE FBI's Most Wanted Terror list has declared Osama bin Laden dead and withdrawn the 25 million dollars reward that was on his head.The FBI site, which ... Read more...

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Pakistan Taliban threaten US, Pak over Osama bin Laden’s killing


May 2nd, 2011 - 7:07 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, May 2 (ANI): The Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) on Monday threatened to attack the United States and Pakistan over the killing of Al-Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden in a secret US ... Read more...

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Tracking of couriers provided tip to Osama’s Pak location


May 2nd, 2011 - 5:34 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 2 (ANI): An exhaustive streak of intelligence gathering and high-level meetings notwithstanding, it was a tip received in August last year convinced the American establishment that they had what ... Read more...

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Al-Qaeda affiliates will still pose threats: US experts


May 2nd, 2011 - 4:54 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 2(ANI): US counterterrorism officials and experts have described Al-Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden's death as a devastating blow to the terrorist network he helped found and build.However, they also said ... Read more...

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Musharraf says he would not have allowed US operation to kill Osama


May 2nd, 2011 - 4:25 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 2(ANI): Former Pakistan President Pervez Musharraf on Monday said the United States had violated Pakistan's sovereignty by sending in Special Forces to kill Al-Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden.US ... Read more...

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Osama death: Zardari, Gilani, Pak security chiefs in emergency talks


May 2nd, 2011 - 2:51 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, May 2(ANI): Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari has convened an emergency meeting with Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani and security chiefs following US confirmation that Al-Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden ... Read more...

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Osama death: US conducting DNA tests


May 2nd, 2011 - 2:20 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 2(ANI): The United States is reportedly conducting DNA testing on the body of slain Al-Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden.The results of the DNA tests should be available in the next ... Read more...

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Laden’s body to be buried at sea: US officials


May 2nd, 2011 - 2:05 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 2(ANI): Al-Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden's body will be buried at sea, as the United States does not want his burial place to become a terrorist shrine, officials have said.The ... Read more...

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Bush congratulates Obama on Bin Laden killing


May 2nd, 2011 - 1:10 pm ICT by ANI
Dallas (Texas), May 2 (ANI): Former US president George W. Bush has congratulated President Barack Obama and the members of the military for the successful elimination of Al Qaeda chief Osama ... Read more...

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President Obama’s statement on Osama bin Laden (Part-I)


May 2nd, 2011 - 1:07 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 2 (ANI): Following is US President Barack Obama's statement announcing the killing of Al Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden. The statement was delivered from the East Room of the ... Read more...

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Laden’s death near Islamabad will cause tension between US, Pakistan: Expert


May 2nd, 2011 - 12:45 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, May 2(ANI): The fact that Al-Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden, who was killed by US forces in Pakistan's Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province on Sunday, was apparently living in relative luxury not far ... Read more...

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Statement by New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg on Bin laden’s death


May 2nd, 2011 - 10:58 am ICT by BNO News
DALLAS (BNO NEWS) -- New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg on early Monday morning released the following statement on the death of al-Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden."After September 11, 2001, we gave ... Read more...

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Statement by former U.S. President Bush on Bin Laden’s death


May 2nd, 2011 - 10:50 am ICT by BNO News
DALLAS (BNO NEWS) -- Former U.S. President George W. Bush on early Monday morning released the following statement on the death of al-Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden."Earlier this evening, President Obama called ... Read more...

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Obama: Al-Qaeda leader Bin Laden killed in Pakistan


May 2nd, 2011 - 10:42 am ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) -- In a historic announcement, U.S. President Barack Obama on late Sunday evening announced that al-Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden was killed in a U.S. operation ... Read more...

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Petraeus to commence third US ‘war’ in Pakistan as CIA chief: Report


April 30th, 2011 - 12:00 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 30(ANI): General David H. Petraeus, who has served as commander in two wars launched by the United States after the 9/11 attacks, would effectively take command of a third- ... Read more...

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Joint US-Pak intelligence operations suspended since January


April 11th, 2011 - 6:26 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Apr 11 (ANI): A senior Pakistani intelligence officer has said joint US-Pakistan intelligence operations have been frozen since late January.Bilateral relations between the US and Pakistan soured following the March ... Read more...

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Holder blames Congress for forcing 9/11 mastermind, accomplices’ trial at Guantanamo Bay


April 5th, 2011 - 12:06 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 5 (ANI): US Attorney General Eric Holder has held the Congress responsible for not allowing the Obama administration to initiate trials of the alleged mastermind of the September 11, 2001, ... Read more...

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Ad agency embarrassed over NY firefighter photo ad


March 30th, 2011 - 7:58 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Mar 30 (THAINDIAN NEWS) An advertizing agency in New York has been embarrassed after their ad campaign about a firefighter turned out to be false. The firefighter is demanding that ... Read more...

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Pakistan to write to Pope, Interpol for action on Florida Quran desecration


March 29th, 2011 - 4:16 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Mar 29(ANI): Pakistan will write to Pope Benedict XVI and the Interpol for taking appropriate action against controversial US pastor Terry Jones, who oversaw the burning of a copy of the ... Read more...

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Pakistan takes up Florida Quran desecration with UN


March 23rd, 2011 - 11:29 am ICT by ANI
United Nations, Mar 23(ANI): Pakistan has taken up the "despicable act" of desecration of the Holy Quran in Florida with the United Nations, and urged it to take urgent steps to promote ... Read more...

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China to create world’s largest security network with 500,000 cameras


March 10th, 2011 - 11:42 am ICT by ANI
Beijing, Mar.10 (ANI): China will spend 2.6billion pounds on 500,000 surveillance cameras to create the world's largest security network.The system would create world's largest 'Big Brother' network of CCTV since the September ... Read more...

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Wave of attacks kill seven NATO soldiers in Afghanistan


March 1st, 2011 - 9:09 pm ICT by BNO News
KABUL (BNO NEWS) -- A wave of insurgent attacks killed seven coalition service members on Monday and Tuesday, according to the NATO-led International Security Assistance Force (ISAF), raising the coalition death toll ... Read more...

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