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Centre conspiring to ruin agriculture in Punjab: Badal


July 27th, 2012 - 9:04 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, July 27 (IANS) Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal Friday accused the central government of conspiring to ruin agriculture in the state by neglecting storage and movement capacity for ... Read more...

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Syria’s use of chemical weapons unacceptable: Pentagon


July 25th, 2012 - 11:00 am ICT by IANS
Washington, July 25 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A possible use of chemical weapons by the Syrian authorities either against the opposition or someone else is "intolerable" and "unacceptable", Pentagon Press Secretary ... Read more...

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Russia reminds Syria of 1925 chemical weapons ban


July 25th, 2012 - 10:10 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, July 25 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Moscow expects Syrian authorities to strictly comply with their country's obligations under the ban on chemical weapons, the Russian Foreign Ministry has said in a ... Read more...

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Obama warns Syria against using chemical weapons


July 24th, 2012 - 7:06 am ICT by IANS
Washington, July 24 (IANS/RIA Novosti) US President Barack Obama has warned the Syrian authorities of being held accountable if they decided to use their arsenal of chemical weapons.Syrian ... Read more...

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‘Terrorists may get hold of Syrian chemical weapons’


June 12th, 2012 - 8:05 am ICT by IANS
Tel Aviv, June 12 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Syria's stockpiles of chemical weapons may end up in the hands of terrorists as the ruling regime and anti-government forces continue fierce fighting, an ... Read more...

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Iraq to help Libya in chemical weapons’ disposal


April 13th, 2012 - 7:58 am ICT by IANS
Baghdad, April 13 (IANS) Iraq has agreed to help Libya in getting rid of its stockpiles of chemical weapons following a request from Tripoli, Xinhua reported."The Iraqi cabinet has accepted ... Read more...

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Stolen NATO army kits on sale in Pakistan!


March 18th, 2012 - 1:13 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 18 (IANS) Stockpiles of NATO military equipment meant for use against the Taliban are being sold in Pakistan's black market, a British media report said.Stolen military-issue knives, ... Read more...

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US to give $12 mn in aid for Syrians


March 16th, 2012 - 4:13 am ICT by IANS
Washington, March 16 (IANS) The US has announced to provide over $12 million in humanitarian assistance to the Syrians, suffering from continued violence, through the UN and other humanitarian relief ... Read more...

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India not in arms race: DRDO chief


November 16th, 2011 - 5:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 16 (IANS) Discounting talk of an arms race in the neighbourhood after its successful test of the Agni-IV strategic nuclear-capable missile, India's defence research chief V.K. Saraswat ... Read more...

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Russia drafts UN resolution to secure Libyan arms


October 22nd, 2011 - 9:14 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Oct 22 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russia is planning to introduce a draft UN resolution aimed at securing Libyan weapons stockpiles accumulated during Muammar Gaddafi's rule, said Russia's envoy to the ... Read more...

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US pledges $40 mn to Libya for arms stockpile safety


October 19th, 2011 - 9:55 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 19 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The US will allocate $40 million to secure and destroy stockpiles of weapons in Libya, US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton said during her visit ... Read more...

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Russia vows to scrap chemical weapons soon


October 4th, 2011 - 8:50 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Oct 4 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russia will do everything possible to destroy as soon as possible its remaining stockpiles of chemical weapons, the Foreign Ministry said Monday."The Russian Federation ... Read more...

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In post-Gaddafi Tripoli, vigilantes rule


September 9th, 2011 - 3:34 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 9 (IANS) After the takeover of Libyan capital city Tripoli by the rebel troops, it is not they who reign supreme there, but a group of lawyers, accountants ... Read more...

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West fears al Qaeda could seize Gaddafi weapons: Report


August 24th, 2011 - 6:54 pm ICT by IANS
Cairo, Aug 24 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The US, France and Britain have asked Libya's neighbours to beef up security on their borders to prevent the possible smuggling out of weapons, Algerian ... Read more...

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Buddhadeb facilitated arms stockpiles across state: Congress


May 24th, 2011 - 9:38 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 24 (IANS) The Congress party's West Bengal chief Manas Bhuniya Tuesday accused former chief minister Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee of deliberately crippling the administration to allow stockpiling of illegal ... Read more...

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NATO running short of ammunition to carry out Libyan operations


April 16th, 2011 - 5:34 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 16 (ANI): NATO is running short of crucial ammunition like precision bombs following less than a month into the Libyan conflict, indicating the limitations of the participating European Union nations ... Read more...

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French, UN helicopters attack Ivory Coast presidential palace


April 11th, 2011 - 3:37 pm ICT by ANI
Abidjan, Apr 11 (ANI): French and United Nations helicopter gunships fired rockets at the Ivory Coast's presidential palace on Sunday, to dislodge a despot hiding in a basement tunnel.According to UN spokesman ... Read more...

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Ivory Coast President negotiating exit with UN


April 6th, 2011 - 2:12 pm ICT by ANI
Abidjan, Apr 6 (ANI): The United Nations has said the Ivory Coast President Laurent Gbagbo's departure from power is being negotiated following a fierce assault by forces loyal to his rival Alassane ... Read more...

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Libyan forces lay landmines in east Libya


March 31st, 2011 - 12:51 pm ICT by ANI
Tripoli, Mar.31 (ANI): Forces loyal to Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi's have reportedly laid both anti- personnel and anti- vehicle landmines near the eastern city of Ajdabiya.Human Rights Watch researcher Peter Bouckaert, said ... Read more...

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Pakistan has 100 n-weapons; edges ahead of India: Report


January 31st, 2011 - 8:19 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Jan 31 (IANS) Edging ahead of India, Pakistan has doubled its nuclear arsenal over the last several years and now has more than 100 deployed weapons, according ... Read more...

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Pak’s secret nuclear weapons programme infuriating US


October 11th, 2010 - 2:42 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 11(ANI): Pakistan's secret nuclear weapons programme is reportedly infuriating the United States which is trying to cap worldwide stocks of fissile material.According to the Daily Mail, the Obama administration is ... Read more...

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New Indian e-book reader offers 200,000 titles


September 21st, 2010 - 2:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 21 (IANS) Bangalore-based digital publisher EC Media International has unveiled its e-book reader Wink which allows users to read in 15 languages and makes available 200,000 titles to choose ... Read more...

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Taliban receive Australian weapons: Report


August 1st, 2010 - 11:34 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Aug 1 (IANS) Australian weapons and equipment have been found among Taliban stockpiles in Afghanistan, raising concerns that Afghan troops trained by the foreign soldiers may have been stealing military ... Read more...

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China tests first fourth generation nuclear reactor successfully


July 22nd, 2010 - 2:47 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, July 22 (ANI): China has succeeded in testing its first experimental fast reactor, using the mostly homegrown fourth generation nuclear technology. It has become the eighth country in the world to ... Read more...

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China’s new n-reactor to be more fuel efficient


July 22nd, 2010 - 2:18 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, July 22 (IANS) The development of China's new nuclear reactor which could increase utilisation of fuel up to 70 percent succeeded in a critical test Wednesday. The experimental fast reactors that run ... Read more...

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US may divulge nuclear stockpile size at NPT Conference


May 1st, 2010 - 4:00 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 1 (ANI): In an unprecedented move, the Obama administration is considering disclosure of the size of the US nuclear stockpile.Probably hoping to lead by example, the decision comes against the ... Read more...

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Talks on with both India, Pak about nuclear responsibilities: US


April 17th, 2010 - 12:56 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr.17 (ANI): Concerned over the arms race between India and Pakistan, the United States has said that it is holding talks with both the nuclear powered countries about their responsibilities ... Read more...

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‘Fully committed’ Pak working with India on confidence building measures: Gilani


April 14th, 2010 - 12:25 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr.14 (ANI): Pakistan Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani has reiterated that his country's 'democratic' government is fully committed to ensure nuclear security, adding that it is working with India on ... Read more...

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India kept away from Biden lunch to court non-aligned (Lead)


April 14th, 2010 - 12:29 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, April 13 (IANS) India, a founding member of the Non-Aligned Movement (NAM), was not invited to a luncheon meeting hosted by US Vice President Joe Biden to court the ... Read more...

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Al Qaeda could get nuclear bomb from Pakistan: US (Lead)


April 13th, 2010 - 6:32 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, April 13 (IANS) The US believes that Al Qaeda is actively searching for a nuclear bomb and fears it could get one through criminal gangs or by infiltrating ... Read more...

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Al Qaeda could get nukes from Pakistan: US


April 13th, 2010 - 11:57 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, April 13 (IANS) The US believes Al Qaeda is actively in search of a nuclear bomb and fears it could get one through criminal gangs or by infiltrating ... Read more...

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Biden courts NAM on nukes


April 13th, 2010 - 11:41 am ICT by IANS
Washington, April 13 (IANS) Some three years after then Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice asked India to "move past old ways of thinking" as the "Non-Aligned Movement has lost its meaning", ... Read more...

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The world to promise a nuke terror-free environment, search begins for a legacy


April 13th, 2010 - 9:33 am ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr.13 (ANI): The two-day global nuclear security summit hosted by the United States opened in Washington D.C. on Monday morning. Forty seven countries are participating in this meet, which has ... Read more...

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Nuclear Summit To Be Inaugurated Today


April 12th, 2010 - 7:33 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Washington, Apr 12, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The President of USA Barack Obama is going to open the much awaited two-day nuclear security summit today which will be attended by the leaders ... Read more...

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Maoists planning major attacks in Andhra Pradesh, say cops


March 15th, 2010 - 10:23 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, March 15 (IANS) Andhra Pradesh police said Monday that the Maoists were planning to resurface in the state in a big way by carrying out major sensational attacks. Two days after police ... Read more...

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