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Iran to unveil new home-made UAV


January 30th, 2012 - 4:03 pm ICT by IANS
Tehran, Jan 30 (IANS) Iran will unveil a new domestically-built unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) with high capabilities and versatile features, a media report said Monday.Mehdi Iraji, the aeronautics engineer in ... Read more...

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Nine killed in US drone strike in Pakistan (Lead)


October 2nd, 2010 - 3:27 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Oct 2 (IANS) At least nine people were killed and four injured in a US surveillance plane attack Saturday in Pakistan's tribal area bordering Afghanistan, a media report said.Two drone planes ... Read more...

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US drone strike kills six in Pakistan


September 8th, 2010 - 3:21 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Sep 8 (IANS) At least six people were killed in a US drone attack in Pakistan's tribal region near Afghan border, a media report said Wednesday. According to sources, the US surveillance ... Read more...

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Somalian pirates attack US ship for second time in seven months


November 19th, 2009 - 3:11 pm ICT by ANI
Nairobi (Kenya), Nov.19 (ANI): Somali pirates have attacked the US ship Maersk Alabama for the second time in seven months, but were thwarted by private guards on board.A U.S. surveillance plane was ... Read more...

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Pirates attack Maersk Alabama again


November 18th, 2009 - 8:41 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Nairobi, Nov 18 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Somali pirates have attacked the Maersk Alabama on Wednesday for the second time in less than a year. However it is learnt that the private guards, which ... Read more...

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UN extends mission’s mandate in Haiti another year


October 14th, 2009 - 3:04 am ICT by IANS
New York, Oct 14 (DPA) The UN Security Council Tuesday gave its peacekeeping mission in Haiti a one-year mandate extension so it can complete the work of training the Haitian national police ... Read more...

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Eleven killed as U.N. plane crashes in Haiti


October 10th, 2009 - 12:34 pm ICT by BNO News
HAITI (BNO NEWS) – Eleven people were killed on Friday when the plane they were on crashed into a mountain in western Haiti, officials told BNO News.Eleven peacekeepers were on board ... Read more...

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UN peacekeepers killed in Haiti chopper crash (Lead)


October 10th, 2009 - 8:33 am ICT by IANS
New York, Oct 10 (DPA) A UN surveillance plane crashed in Haiti Friday, killing all 11 people on board, the UN said. The dead included the crew members and peacekeepers from Uruguay and ... Read more...

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UN peacekeeping plane crashes in Haiti


October 10th, 2009 - 6:07 am ICT by IANS
New York, Oct 11 (DPA) A UN surveillance plane carrying six to 10 UN peacekeepers went down in Haiti Friday, but the cause of the crash was not immediately known, the UN ... Read more...

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More than 120 killed in Pacific tsunami (Third Lead)


September 30th, 2009 - 1:05 pm ICT by IANS
Wellington, Sep 30 (DPA) More than 120 people were killed when a series of tsunamis triggered by a magnitude 8.0 earthquake swept across the South Pacific, reports from the region said ... Read more...

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US drone attack kills three in North Waziristan


September 29th, 2009 - 10:18 pm ICT by ANI
Miranshah, Sep 29 (ANI): At least three people were killed and several others injured in an attack by US surveillance plane in North Waziristan Agency area of Danda Darpakhel.Earlier, the US plane ... Read more...

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Drone attack kills 12 extremists in South Waziristan


August 11th, 2009 - 10:44 pm ICT by ANI
Wana, Aug 11 (ANI): At least 12 extremists were killed in US surveillance plane attack in South Waziristan Agency.According to sources, US drone fired missiles at a training camp of extremists ... Read more...

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DRDO to use components sourced from commercial suppliers in large, critical projects


July 8th, 2009 - 5:56 pm ICT by ANI
Bangalore, July 8 (ANI): In a bid to cut costs and the long gestation periods for many of India's military projects, the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) has, for the first ... Read more...

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Joy turns to sorrow as refloated whales beach again


March 25th, 2009 - 12:01 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, March 25 (DPA) Six of the 10 survivors from a pod of 80 whales that beached themselves near Margaret River on Australia's west coast earlier this week came ashore again Wednesday. The ... Read more...

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Pak based US drones have been there for long


February 17th, 2009 - 12:27 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Feb 17 (ANI): There is nothing new in the news about Predator drones operating from a base inside Pakistan and attacking tribal areas, They have been based there for long, ... Read more...

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