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Enrique Iglesias to appear on Facebook game


October 1st, 2011 - 11:44 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Oct 1 (IANS/EFE) Spanish singer Enrique Iglesias will appear on CityVille, the popular game on the social networking site Facebook, as a way of publicising the artist's ... Read more...

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Shakira buys Caribbean Island


September 29th, 2011 - 6:37 am ICT by IANS
London, Sep 29 (IANS) Colombian singer Shakira and musician Roger Waters together bought a Caribbean island worth $16 million.Shakira, 34, and Waters, 68, are reportedly hoping to "reinvent the ... Read more...

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4.5 tonnes of marijuana seized in Mexico


March 11th, 2011 - 11:49 am ICT by IANS
Mexico City, March 11 (IANS/EFE) Nearly 4.5 tonnes of marijuana were seized from three speedboats in northwestern Mexico, officials said.The contraband was being transported in the three speedboats in Sonora ... Read more...

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4.5 tonnes marijuana seized in Mexico


March 11th, 2011 - 6:31 am ICT by IANS
Mexico City, March 11 (IANS/EFE) Nearly 4.5 tonnes of marijuana have been seized in northwestern Mexico, the navy has said.However, no arrests were made during the operation in Sonora state. ... Read more...

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Iranian naval commanders building fleet of suicide ships


December 8th, 2010 - 4:30 pm ICT by ANI
Tehran, Dec. 8 (ANI): Naval commanders in Iran have built over 9,000 "suicide" speedboats that contain deadly explosives engineered into their hulls.The vessels - to patrol the Persian Gulf where UK forces ... Read more...

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Police seize 460 kg of cocaine in Honduras


October 8th, 2010 - 12:23 pm ICT by IANS
Tegucigalpa, Oct 8 (IANS/EFE) The Honduran Police have seized 460 kg of cocaine in the country's Caribbean region.The seizure took place Wednesday night in Brus Laguna district of Gracias a Dios province, ... Read more...

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How MI6 became one of the most respected spy agencies


September 22nd, 2010 - 3:09 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 22 (ANI): MI6 has launched a new book about its official history, 'History Of The Secret Intelligence Service (1909-1949)'.The Secret Intelligence Service could have gone further, but the historian delving ... Read more...

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Five speedboats to boost Maharashtra’s coastal vigil (Lead)


September 19th, 2010 - 11:02 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 19 (IANS) In a significant boost to efforts to secure the 720-km-long Maharashtra coastline, the state government Sunday inducted five sophisticated speedboats for sea patrolling. The new boats, equipped with sophisticated ... Read more...

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Five speedboats to boost Maharashtra’s coastal security


September 19th, 2010 - 7:32 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 19 (IANS) The Maharashtra Police Sunday inducted five sophisticated speedboats for manning the state's 720-km-long coastline, an official said. The boats, part of the 29 ordered by the state government, are ... Read more...

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From Colaba to Chowpatty - retracing Kasab’s footsteps on 26/11


May 3rd, 2010 - 4:24 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 3 (IANS) Mumbai's 60 hours of mayhem began on the dark night of Nov 26, 2008, when Ajmal Amir Kasab and nine of his colleagues stepped off inflatable speedboats in ... Read more...

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Islamist terror threat in Malacca, Singapore Straits


March 4th, 2010 - 8:44 pm ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur/Singapore, March 4 (IANS) Malaysian and Singapore authorities Thursday said a terrorist group could be planning attacks on ships in the Straits of Malacca and the Singapore Straits. While the Singapore Navy ... Read more...

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Somali pirates seize India bound cargo ship


December 30th, 2009 - 5:12 am ICT by IANS
Athens, Dec 30 (IANS) A Greek-owned cargo ship bound for India was seized by Somali pirates off the coast of Seychelles, officials said. The Navios Apollon, with 19 sailors on board, was on ... Read more...

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Greece reports cargo ship seized by Somali pirates


December 29th, 2009 - 8:19 pm ICT by IANS
Athens, Dec 29 (DPA) Greek coast guard authorities said Tuesday that Somali pirates had seized a cargo ship, the "Navos Apollon," some 240 nautical miles north-west of the Seychelles Islands. The coast guard ... Read more...

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North and South Korean warships exchange fire (Lead)


November 10th, 2009 - 2:46 pm ICT by IANS
Seoul, Nov 10 (DPA) Warships belonging to North and South Korea clashed off their west coasts Tuesday, a spokesman for the defence ministry in Seoul said, adding that it remained unclear whether ... Read more...

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Indian Coast Guard Station to be commissioned at Karwar today


November 4th, 2009 - 11:07 am ICT by ANI
Karwar (Karnataka), Nov 4 (ANI): The Government will commission the Coast Guard station at Karnataka's Karwar district today for strengthening maritime and coastal security.Director General Coast Guard Vice Admiral Anil Chopra ... Read more...

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“Trained Pak men guiding Somali pirates”


September 1st, 2009 - 5:41 pm ICT by IBNS
New Delhi, Sept 1(IBNS) Authorities have confirmed the first case of alleged Pakistani involvement with Somali pirates in a revelation that has raised concerns here about a possible link between piracy and ... Read more...

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Pak involvement seen in Russian warship hijack


September 1st, 2009 - 12:35 pm ICT by ANI
Moscow/Islamabad, Sep.1 (ANI): Investigations into the hijacking of a Russian warship in April by Somali pirates show that Pakistani nationals played an important role in the hijack.Twelve Pakistanis had been apprehended ... Read more...

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Couple fined for holding sex orgy party on island


May 19th, 2009 - 2:17 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, May 19 (ANI): A couple, who is believed to have arranged a sex orgy party on Pulau Perhentian, have been fined 25,000RM under the Entertainment Act 2002 for organising ... Read more...

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Mumbai relieved, ‘mysterious’ boats belong to army (Second Lead)


February 22nd, 2009 - 11:39 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 22 (IANS) Fishermen reported mysterious spotting and disappearance of two speedboats near the Mumbai coast, raising alarms here Sunday, but the Coast Guard later said the vessels belonged to the ... Read more...

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Mumbai on alert after speedboats vanish off its coast


February 22nd, 2009 - 11:14 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Feb 22 (ANI): The Coast Guard and Mumbai police were on alert on Sunday after fishermen reported sighting two unidentified speedboats on Sunday afternoon off the north Mumbai coast, an ... Read more...

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Mumbai on alert after mystery speedboats are sighted (Lead)


February 22nd, 2009 - 10:28 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 22 (IANS) Mumbai Police, the Coast Guard and Indian Navy were on alert Sunday after fishermen reported sighting two apparently mysterious speedboasts off the coast near here, an official said. The ... Read more...

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Alert after speedboats vanish off Mumbai coast (Lead)


February 22nd, 2009 - 8:35 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 22 (IANS) The Coast Guard and Mumbai Police were on alert after fishermen reported sighting two unidentified speedboats Sunday afternoon off the north Mumbai coast, an official said. Some fishermen saw ... Read more...

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Indian Navy repulses attack, arrests 23 pirates off Somali coast


December 13th, 2008 - 7:37 pm ICT by ANI
By Praful Kumar SinghNew Delhi, Dec 13 (ANI): Leading the fight against piracy Indian naval warship, INS Mysore, deployed in the Gulf of Aden attacked two boats of pirates and arrested ... Read more...

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Prince Wills heads to the Caribbean for secret Navy training mission


November 21st, 2008 - 2:58 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 21 (ANI): British royal Prince Williams is heading to the Caribbean region for a secret training mission with the Special Boat Service (SBS).The 26-year-old heir-to-throne will experience how ... Read more...

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Armed men seize oil crew in Cameroon


October 31st, 2008 - 7:11 pm ICT by IANS
Lagos, Oct 31 (Xinhua) A group of gunmen attacked an oil vessel and kidnapped at least 10 members of the crew near the oil-rich Bakassi Peninsula, a former Nigerian territory now ceded ... Read more...

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Somalian pirates seize Indian dhow with 13-member crew


October 21st, 2008 - 6:52 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, Oct 21 (ANI): Armed pirates in speedboats have hijacked an Indian dhow with 13 crew members off the northern coast of Somalia, a maritime official has said.The cargo-laden ... Read more...

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Kin of Indian seafarers hijacked by Somalian pirates hold candlelight vigil in Delhi


October 5th, 2008 - 12:24 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct 5 (ANI): Relatives of Indian seafarers on board a Japanese ship hijacked by armed Somalian pirates held a candlelight vigil here on Saturday. They accused the central government of ... Read more...

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Relief material beyond reach of West Bengal flood victims


June 23rd, 2008 - 1:23 pm ICT by ANI
West Midnapore (West Bengal), June 23 (ANI): Flood-affected victims in West Bengal have alleged that relief materials have not reached them yet even as they continue to struggle to survive. About two ... Read more...

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Situation remains critical in flood-hit Midnapore


June 20th, 2008 - 4:04 pm ICT by ANI
Midnapore (West Bengal), June 20 (ANI): Flood situation in West Bengal's Midnapore District continued to be critical with rivers flowing above the danger level. So far, 23 people have lost their ... Read more...

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Thousands rescued from swirling floodwaters (Roundup)


June 19th, 2008 - 10:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 19 (IANS) The spectre of hunger looms large in parts of flood-affected eastern India even as thousands of marooned people in the region have been rescued from the swirling ... Read more...

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Flood situation remains grim in West Bengal


June 19th, 2008 - 9:57 pm ICT by ANI
Midnapur (West Bengal), June 19 (ANI): Flood situation in West Bengal has worsened as heavy rain lashes several parts in the region leaving nearly one lakh people marooned on Thursday.Heavy rains ... Read more...

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1.6 million affected in West Bengal floods, army called out


June 18th, 2008 - 8:28 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 18 (IANS) The army was called out in West Bengal's West Midnapore district Wednesday to tackle the worsening flood situation which affected 1.6 million people in the state with five ... Read more...

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No confrontation with US in Gulf: Iran


April 26th, 2008 - 10:03 am ICT by admin
DPA Tehran, April 26 (DPA) Iran has said it had not had a confrontation with the US Navy in the Gulf, official news agency IRNA reported Friday night. IRNA quoted an Iranian Navy ... Read more...

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