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Hillary meets victims of human trafficking in Kolkata

May 6th, 2012 - 7:07 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 6 (IANS) US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton interacted with young women rescued from human traffickers and listened keenly to their tales in her first programme after arriving ... Read more...

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Gasparilla Pirate Festival 2011 Kick Starts In Tampa

January 30th, 2011 - 9:11 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Jan 30, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The much awaited Gasparilla Pirate Festival an annual fun event has started in Tampa with a bang. On Saturday afternoon the fancy dressed pirates were seen ... Read more...

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BJP starts march to Jammu and Kashmir

January 25th, 2011 - 5:32 pm ICT by IANS
Lakhanpur (Jammu and Kashmir), Jan 25 (IANS) Hundreds of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) activists Tuesday started marching towards Jammu and Kashmir from Punjab, ignoring the Jammu and Kashmir government's crackdown and ... Read more...

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‘Security-a key strategy for London 2012 Olympics venue protection’

November 26th, 2010 - 12:24 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 26 (ANI): In the midst of fears that the London 2012 Olympics venue could be targeted by terrorists, the British Security Minister Baroness Neville-Jones has assured that providing adequate security ... Read more...

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Oz sports minister frisked at Village, but happy with security

October 1st, 2010 - 11:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 1 (IANS) Despite being frisked at the Commonwealth Games Village Friday, Australian Sports Minister Mark Arbib, instead of making a fuss, praised the strict security measures in place. ... Read more...

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Zardari graft case: Law minister to appear before Supreme Court Tuesday

May 24th, 2010 - 8:51 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, May 24 (IANS) Pakistan's law minister is to appear before the Supreme Court to explain why he has not carried out its directive to reopen a $60 million Swiss money ... Read more...

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Security tight in Haryana following Sikh sect protest

February 28th, 2010 - 4:18 pm ICT by ANI
Rohtak/Narwana (Haryana), Feb 28 (ANI): Authorities in Haryana on Sunday imposed strict security measures across the state to prevent any untoward incident in the wake of protests by the followers of a ... Read more...

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Benazir murder: UN probe team in Pakistan

February 2nd, 2010 - 6:13 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Feb 2 (IANS) A four-member UN team arrived here Tuesday on its fourth visit to Pakistan to probe the 2007 assassination of former prime minister Benazir Bhutto but the jury's ... Read more...

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Passengers From 14 Countries Will Face More Security Checks In US

January 5th, 2010 - 9:23 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Jan 5 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The failed terrorist attempt to detonate the PETN explosive for blasting a flight in the Detroit Airport has raised the heckles of US security officials and ... Read more...

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Schools, colleges in Pakistan’s Punjab shut again due to security fears

October 27th, 2009 - 2:19 pm ICT by IANS
Lahore, Oct 27 (IANS) Educational institutions across Pakistan's Punjab province were closed Tuesday due to "unsatisfactory security arrangements" for students as the army continued its assault against the Taliban in South ... Read more...

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Robbie Williams advises fans not to buy homecoming gig’s tickets from scalpers

September 24th, 2009 - 2:42 pm ICT by ANI
London, September 24 (ANI): Robbie Williams has requested his fans not to purchase tickets for his British homecoming concert from unofficial outlets, as they will be denied entry.The 2,000 tickets for ... Read more...

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Security threats twice delay Pakistani cabinet meeting

September 9th, 2009 - 5:19 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Sep 9 (IANS) Security threats twice delayed a meeting of the Pakistani cabinet that Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani was to chair Wednesday, Online news agency reported. Quoting sources, it said ... Read more...

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Metro to run curtailed train services on I-Day

August 14th, 2009 - 9:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 14 (IANS) Delhi Metro will run curtailed services on the Independence Day Saturday and no parking facility will be available at stations for commuters till afternoon, a Delhi Metro ... Read more...

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90 percent of Malakand division under army control

August 10th, 2009 - 3:45 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 10 (IANS) The Pakistani Army has wrested control of over 90 percent of the Malakand division in the restive northwest from the Taliban, Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani was ... Read more...

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India to host green Commonwealth Games

June 5th, 2009 - 9:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 5 (IANS) The organising committee of the 2010 Commonwealth Games launched a green games initiative on World Environment day here Friday. Jasmine saplings on behalf of 71 participating nations were ... Read more...

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Brit Queen’s Asian chauffeur suspended over alleged Buckingham Palace security breach

May 24th, 2009 - 7:31 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 24 (ANI): Queen Elizabeth II's Asian-origin chauffeur Brian Sirjusingh was suspended today after allegedly allowing undercover reporters to gain access to sensitive areas of Buckingham Palace without passing through security ... Read more...

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South African security agencies confident of safe IPL

April 18th, 2009 - 4:24 pm ICT by IANS
Pretoria, April 18 (IANS) South Africa's security agencies have said they have taken adequate measures to safeguard the second edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL). "We are confident that we have ... Read more...

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Sikhs arrive in Lahore for Baisakhi festival

April 11th, 2009 - 4:35 pm ICT by IANS
Lahore, April 11 (IANS) A large number of Sikhs arrived here Saturday to take part in the Baisakhi festival, Geo TV reported. According to the report, the first special train carrying 290 Sikhs ... Read more...

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Londoners stay at home as thousands of G-20 VIP’s come in

April 1st, 2009 - 12:27 pm ICT by ANI
By Smita PrakashLondon, Apr.1 (ANI): It is glorified house arrest here. No less. For those who need to commute to work to downtown London on the first or the second, it ... Read more...

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Three Iraqi candidates killed ahead of provincial poll

January 30th, 2009 - 12:33 pm ICT by IANS
Baghdad, Jan 30 (Xinhua) Three Iraqi candidates have been killed in different cities ahead of the upcoming provincial election, police sources said.Omar Farouk al-Ani, a Sunni candidate of the Iraqi Islamic party ... Read more...

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Security tightened across Karnataka

December 5th, 2008 - 9:51 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Dec 5 (IANS) Karnataka Friday increased security at major places of worship, rail and bus terminals across the state while police and paramilitary forces remained on high alert at the Bangalore ... Read more...

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Security beefed up at airports across India

December 4th, 2008 - 4:06 pm ICT by ANI
Delhi/Mumbai, Dec 4 (ANI): India declared a security alert at three major airports, including Delhi, Mumbai and Bangalore on Thursday following warnings from intelligence agencies. The security alert comes in the wake ... Read more...

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Removal of rhino from IUCN Red List surprises conservationists (With Image)

October 26th, 2008 - 12:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 26 (IANS) The removal of the one-horned rhinoceros by an international NGO from its endangered species list will not affect the animals in Assam's Kaziranga National Park, their main ... Read more...

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PM visits widow of Kabul blast victim Brig. Mehta

July 11th, 2008 - 11:42 am ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad, July 11 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Friday offered his condolences to Sangeeta Mehta, widow of Brigadier R.D. Mehta, who was among the 54 people killed in the suicide bomb attack ... Read more...

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Pakistan, Afghanistan to adopt joint border control mechanism

June 9th, 2008 - 12:30 am ICT by IANS
Xinhua Islamabad, June 8 (Xinhua) Pakistan and Afghanistan Sunday agreed on a joint border control mechanism and regular exchange of information, a senior Pakistani official said. Pakistan's Interior Secretary Rahman Malik discussed border ... Read more...

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Olympic torch lit in Pakistan at colourful ceremony

April 16th, 2008 - 10:17 pm ICT by admin
Islamabad, Apr 16 (ANI): The Olympic torch was lit at a colourful ceremony at the Islamabad Sports Complex on Wednesday.President Pervez Musharraf and Prime Minister Syed Yousuf Raza Gillani handed ... Read more...

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Beijing Olympic flame arrives on ancient Acropolis

March 30th, 2008 - 2:17 am ICT by admin
DPA Athens, March 30 (DPA) Amidst thousands of security forces, spectators and pro-Tibetan activists, the Beijing Olympic flame arrived on the ancient Acropolis in Athens Saturday, ending the Greek leg of the torch ... Read more...

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Benazir makes PPP candidates swear on the Quran

December 13th, 2007 - 4:37 pm ICT by admin
Nowshera, Dec 13 (ANI): PPP chairperson Benazir Bhutto made her party candidates swear on the Quran during the closed-door meeting that after their elections they would not indulge in horse-trading and would ... Read more...

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