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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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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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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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Fahrenheit 9/11 ‘most successful US documentary ever’


February 9th, 2011 - 1:32 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 9 (ANI): Michael Moore's 'Fahrenheit 9/11', a polemical film about the administration of President George W Bush, is the most successful documentary ever at the US box office.The documentary grossed ... Read more...

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Gen. Petraeus says Afghan mission made impressive progress despite highest coalition death toll in 2010


January 26th, 2011 - 1:36 am ICT by BNO News
KABUL, AFGHANISTAN (BNO NEWS) -- General David Petraeus, Commander of the International Security Assistance Force (ISAF), on Tuesday announced that the mission in Afghanistan made impressive progress in 2010.The ISAF and Afghan ... Read more...

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‘Find Your Car’ system in US gaining fans amidst privacy concerns


January 24th, 2011 - 4:35 pm ICT by ANI
Los Angeles, Jan 24 (ANI): Santa Monica Place in US has installed the nation's first camera-based 'Find Your Car' system, which can help absent-minded shoppers locate their vehicles.Shoppers who have lost track ... Read more...

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Five NATO soldiers die in Afghan attacks


January 13th, 2011 - 1:30 am ICT by BNO News
KABUL (BNO NEWS) -- Six coalition service members were killed in eastern and southern Afghanistan on Wednesday, five of them in attacks, according to the NATO-led International Security Assistance Force (ISAF).The grim ... Read more...

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President Obama signs 9/11 first responders bill


January 3rd, 2011 - 6:59 pm ICT by BNO News
HONOLULU (BNO NEWS) -- President Barack Obama on Sunday signed a bill which will provide assistance to survivors of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks and to rescue workers who became ill ... Read more...

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Terror attack kills NATO soldier in southern Afghanistan


December 28th, 2010 - 6:26 pm ICT by BNO News
KABUL (BNO NEWS) -- A coalition service member was killed in an explosion in southern Afghanistan on Tuesday, the NATO-led International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) said.ISAF said the service member was killed ... Read more...

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NATO soldier killed in Afghan bomb blast


December 27th, 2010 - 1:18 pm ICT by BNO News
KABUL (BNO NEWS) -- A coalition service member was killed in an explosion in southern Afghanistan on early Monday morning, the NATO-led International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) said.ISAF said the service member ... Read more...

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Six NATO troops die in Afghan attack


December 12th, 2010 - 7:27 pm ICT by BNO News
KABUL (BNO NEWS) -- Six coalition service members were killed in an attack in southern Afghanistan on Sunday, the NATO-led International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) said.ISAF said the service members were killed ... Read more...

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Two coalition troops killed in Afghan blast


November 22nd, 2010 - 8:36 pm ICT by BNO News
KABUL (BNO NEWS) -- Two coalition service members were killed in an explosion in southern Afghanistan on Monday, the NATO-led International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) said.ISAF said the service members were killed ... Read more...

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9/11 workers exposed to toxic dust approve 625 ml dollar settlement with New York City


November 20th, 2010 - 1:37 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Nov 20 (ANI): Ground Zero workers, who were exposed to toxic debris after the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks have reached a settlement with New York City authorities that would ... Read more...

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Two coalition troops killed in Afghan violence


November 7th, 2010 - 2:53 pm ICT by BNO News
KABUL (BNO NEWS) -- Two coalition service members were killed in eastern and southern Afghanistan on Saturday, the NATO-led International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) said on Sunday.ISAF said the service members were ... Read more...

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Now, ‘Ground Zero’ mosque developer sued by bank over unpaid loan


October 18th, 2010 - 5:56 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Oct 18 (ANI): Valley National Bank is suing the developer in charge of building the proposed Islamic cultural center and mosque near ground zero in New York City, and his ... Read more...

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Experts liken Ground Zero mosque design to Superman’s HQ


October 4th, 2010 - 2:49 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Oct 4 (ANI): Futuristic designs for an Islamic centre and mosque near the site of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks in New York, have been reportedly likened to the ... Read more...

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Statement by former U.S. President Bush on 9/11 anniversary


September 11th, 2010 - 6:48 pm ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) -- Former U.S. President George W. Bush on Saturday released the following statement on the ninth anniversary of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks. "On September 11, 2001, Americans ... Read more...

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U.S. government warns citizens of violent anti-U.S. demonstrations around the world


September 10th, 2010 - 12:26 am ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) -- The U.S. State Department on Thursday issued a global travel alert to warn its citizens of potential anti-U.S. demonstrations over a proposed Koran burning event in Florida. "The ... Read more...

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President Obama to speak at Pentagon Memorial Service on 9/11


September 8th, 2010 - 9:41 pm ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) -- President Barack Obama will speak at the Pentagon Memorial Service in Washington, D.C. on Saturday to commemorate the ninth anniversary of the September 11, 2001 ... Read more...

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US Muslims call for more protection amid mosque controversy


September 2nd, 2010 - 12:22 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 1 (DPA) US Muslim leaders called Wednesday for more protection from law enforcement amid what they described as a wave of "Islamiphobia" over plans to build an Islamic centre and ... Read more...

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At least 32 dead, including MPs, after hotel attack in Somalia


August 25th, 2010 - 12:05 am ICT by BNO News
MOGADISHU, SOMALIA (BNO NEWS) -- At least 32 people were killed on Tuesday when gunmen from an Islamic insurgent group raided a hotel in Somalia, the BBC reported.Two men disguised as government ... Read more...

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Four American troops die after attacks in eastern and southern Afghanistan


August 22nd, 2010 - 8:31 pm ICT by BNO News
KABUL (BNO NEWS) -- Four American service members were killed on Sunday after four separate attacks in eastern and southern Afghanistan, sources and the NATO-led International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) said.Two service ... Read more...

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Plans for mosque near New York’s ‘Ground Zero’ intensifying national debate


July 31st, 2010 - 12:52 pm ICT by ANI
New York, July 31 (ANI): Plans for building a Islamic center and mosque two blocks north of "Ground Zero" (the 9/11 attack site) in Lower Manhattan, has intensified the national debate ... Read more...

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Hundreds of Osama hunters in Pakistan waiting to act, says American “Rambo”


July 18th, 2010 - 5:47 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, July 18 (ANI): The American construction worker, who was nabbed while on a solo mission to hunt down and kill Al-Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden last month, had warned during his ... Read more...

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Young children vulnerable to effects of 9/11: Study


July 15th, 2010 - 4:39 pm ICT by ANI
New York, July 15(ANI): Two new longitudinal studies have revealed that age played an important role in the effects of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks on New York City.Both studies appear ... Read more...

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Burqa clad German terror suspect arrested in Pakistan’s Khyber Pakhtunkhwa


June 23rd, 2010 - 11:52 am ICT by ANI
London, June 23 (ANI): A German terror suspect, clad in burqa, has been arrested by Pakistani security officials in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province' Bannu District.According to local police officials, the German man was ... Read more...

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American Rambo wanted to cut Osama’s head


June 18th, 2010 - 5:56 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Jun 18 (ANI): An American aiming to hunt down dreaded terror mastermind Osama bin Laden in a Rambo-style solo mission reportedly wanted to enter into Osama's camp and walk away ... Read more...

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Rambo-style hunter of Osama bin Laden dying of kidney disease


June 16th, 2010 - 3:19 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad/Los Angeles, June 16 (ANI): An American aiming to hunt down Osama bin Laden in a Rambo-style solo mission is reportedly dying from a kidney disease. Gary Brooks Faulkner, 51, was ... Read more...

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Obama nominates new intelligence chief


June 5th, 2010 - 11:31 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 5 (DPA) US President Barack Obama nominated a retired Air Force general Saturday to serve as the nation's top intelligence official. Obama selected James Clapper, 69, a retired general and ... Read more...

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Second Suspect in NYC Subway Bomb Plot To Plead Guilty


April 23rd, 2010 - 9:47 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Apr 23 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A man who was charged in the attempted attack on the New York Subway system with bombs which were homemade has plans to plead guilty, according to law ... Read more...

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