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Gunmen execute 10 road workers in southwest Pakistan


September 15th, 2012 - 3:54 am ICT by BNO News
QUETTA, PAKISTAN (BNO NEWS) -- A group of gunmen attacked workers along a road in southwestern Pakistan on Thursday before executing ten of them, police said on Friday. A previously unknown militant ... Read more...

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Police investigate Anzhi terrorism claims


August 18th, 2012 - 6:04 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Aug 18 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Police are investigating reports that a terrorist attack has been planned for a football match between Russian champions Zenit St. Petersburg and big-spending Anzhi Makhachkala, ... Read more...

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Obama, Manmohan to work together to strengthen global economy


June 15th, 2012 - 11:41 am ICT by IANS
Washington, June 15 (IANS) Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and US President Barack Obama have agreed to work together to strengthen the global economy to deal with shocks from ... Read more...

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Relative held for extortion call


June 2nd, 2012 - 9:43 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, June 2 (IANS) A man was arrested here Saturday for trying to extort money from a property dealer-cum-relative by pretending to be a don based in the Gulf, police ... Read more...

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Indian embassy in Washington resumes work after bomb threat (Lead)


April 11th, 2012 - 10:55 am ICT by IANS
Washington, April 11 (IANS) The Indian embassy in Washington has resumed its normal work after a search of its facilities by local security authorities following an anonymous bomb threat turned ... Read more...

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Did US spy war cost 9/11 warning?


March 28th, 2012 - 9:03 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 28 (IANS) The US may have missed opportunities to prevent 9/11 due to a turf war between the CIA and the FBI, a British parliamentarian has claimed.Tory ... Read more...

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Obama calls Putin


March 10th, 2012 - 6:57 am ICT by IANS
Washington, March 10 (IANS/RIA Novosti) US President Barack Obama congratulated Vladimir Putin on his victory in the Russian presidential election in a telephone call Friday.It is the first time ... Read more...

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North Korean succession is stable: South Korea, US


December 30th, 2011 - 1:45 pm ICT by IANS
Seoul, Dec 30 (IANS) The defense chiefs of South Korea and the US said the power succession in North Korea following the death of its leader Kim Jong-il has been ... Read more...

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When Kayani spoke `by chance’ with Zardari


December 18th, 2011 - 1:25 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Dec 18 (IANS) Pakistan's powerful army chief, General Ashfaq Parvez Kayani, spoke "by chance" with an ailing Asif Ali Zardari, their first conversation since the president abruptly flew ... Read more...

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Obama greets Medvedev on Russia’s joining of WTO


December 17th, 2011 - 8:22 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 17 (IANS) US President Barack Obama Friday called his Russian counterpart Dmitry Medvedev and congratulated him on Russia's accession into the World Trade Organisation (WTO), the White ... Read more...

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Karzai congratulates Afghan team on winning Asia T20 Cup


December 12th, 2011 - 5:37 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, Dec 12 (IANS) Afghan President Hamid Karzai Monday eulogized Afghan national cricket team over winning Asia Cricket Council (ACC) T20 Cup in Nepal."Afghan President Hamid Karzai in a telephone ... Read more...

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Pakistan may attend Bonn conference


December 5th, 2011 - 12:43 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Dec 5 (IANS) Pakistan may have low-level participation in the Bonn conference after a telephone call from US President Barack Obama to President Asif Ali Zardari to express ... Read more...

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US starts vacating Pakistani airbase


December 4th, 2011 - 9:50 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Dec 4 (IANS) The US Sunday began to pull out from the Shamsi airbase that had been used to launch drone attacks, a move that came after Pakistan ... Read more...

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Sohrabuddin’s brother wants further probe after cop’s testimony


September 15th, 2011 - 11:43 pm ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, Sep 15 (IANS) Rubabuddin Sheikh, brother of Sohrabuddin Sheikh who was killed in a staged shootout by the Gujarat Police, has asked the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) for ... Read more...

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Venezuelan president says he needs more chemotherapy


September 14th, 2011 - 12:12 pm ICT by IANS
Caracas, Sep 14 (IANS/EFE) Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez said Tuesday that he will probably have to undergo a fourth cycle of chemotherapy for cancer, but insisted that he will campaign ... Read more...

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Gaddafi denies fleeing to Niger


September 8th, 2011 - 12:45 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 8 (IANS) Ousted Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi has dismissed as "lies" and "psychological warfare" the speculations that he has fled to the southern neighbouring country of Niger, BBC ... Read more...

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Missing Rajasthan official traced to Chandigarh


September 4th, 2011 - 11:50 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, Sep 4 (IANS) Indian Administrative Service (IAS) officer Naveen Jain, who had gone missing from a restaurant in Rajasthan?s Alwar district earlier this week, was Sunday traced to Chandigarh ... Read more...

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Man plunges to death after girlfriend


September 3rd, 2011 - 12:51 am ICT by IANS
London, Sep 2 (IANS) A troubled man in Britain plunged to his death from a 150-foot tower block just after his girlfriend fell.Steven Parker, 23, followed his love Kiran Creevy, ... Read more...

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From Brazil to Kerala: Hamza waters run deep below Amazon


August 31st, 2011 - 2:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 31 (IANS) The 6,000-km Hamza river flows under the Amazon, an India connect to the world's longest river. And Valiya Mannathal Hamza, the Brazil-based scientist from Kerala ... Read more...

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Obama’s uncle held for drunken driving


August 30th, 2011 - 11:31 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 30 (IANS) A long lost uncle of President Barack Obama, arrested on suspicion of drunken driving, is being held without bail though he told police he planned ... Read more...

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Arsenal all set to sign South Korean captain Park Chu-Young


August 28th, 2011 - 4:18 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 28 (IANS) Arsenal are poised to sign Moncao striker and South Korean football captain Park Chu-Young from under the noses of Lille.French champions Lille were eager to ... Read more...

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Clinton telephones Zardari, discusses ties


July 29th, 2011 - 12:57 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, July 29 (IANS) US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton discussed bilateral ties with President Asif Ali Zardari during a telephone call Thursday night, an official said.Presidential spokesperson Farhatullah Babar ... Read more...

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Remains of Bolivar are authentic, says Venezuela


July 26th, 2011 - 11:41 am ICT by IANS
Caracas, July 26 (IANS/EFE) The human remains that rest in the National Pantheon of Venezuela are those of Simon Bolivar, but the cause of his death remains to be determined, ... Read more...

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Plea to arraign top cops as accused in Gulberg case


May 14th, 2011 - 1:08 am ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, May 13 (IANS) A special court trying the 2002 Gulberg Society massacre case Friday received an application from some of the victims seeking four top police officers to be ... Read more...

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Chinese official sacked for insulting farmer


May 4th, 2011 - 2:22 pm ICT by IANS
Shanghai, May 4 (IANS) A Chinese official has been sacked after he told a protesting farmer to "live on nothing", a media report said Wednesday.Gong Houcai, the official, was dismissed ... Read more...

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Court reserves order on Modi’s call records analysis


April 19th, 2011 - 11:34 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, April 19 (IANS) A special court trying the 2002 Gulberg society massacre case reserved its order on an application seeking analysis of call records of 27 people including ... Read more...

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It’s good India, Pakistan are meeting at highest level again: Afridi


April 12th, 2011 - 10:59 am ICT by ANI
Islamabad, April 12(ANI): Commenting on Indo-Pak engagement under their resumed dialogue process, Pakistan's limited-overs captain Shahid Afridi has said it is good that both the nations are meeting at the highest ... Read more...

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Bomb scare at Delhi airport


April 6th, 2011 - 12:10 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 5 (IANS) Security officials launched a thorough check at Delhi airport late Tuesday after a caller told an airline's call centre that he would trigger a bomb ... Read more...

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Gulberg society case: Court asked to make SIT rectify loopholes


March 30th, 2011 - 12:28 am ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, March 29 (IANS) A special court trying Ahmedabad's Gulberg Society massacre case was Tuesday urged to order the Supreme Court-appointed Special Investigation Team to rectify the loopholes ... Read more...

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Indian American tipped Rajaratnam about several deals


March 25th, 2011 - 11:45 am ICT by IANS
New York, March 25 (IANS) A former Indian American Intel executive has testified that he tipped hedge fund tycoon Raj Rajaratnam about Intel board's decision to invest $1 billion in ... Read more...

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Delhi priest held for kidnapping, five minors rescued


March 4th, 2011 - 10:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 4 (IANS) A 50-year-old priest was arrested in the national capital for kidnapping five children in the last one year, police said Friday. The children have been ... Read more...

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Qaddafi has “lost legitimacy to rule” and should step down ‘now’: Obama


February 27th, 2011 - 12:20 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 27 (ANI): US President Barack Obama has said that Colonel Muammar el-Qaddafi "has lost the legitimacy to rule" Libya because he is only using "mass violence" to cling on ... Read more...

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Gaddafi blames Al Qaeda leader for unrest


February 24th, 2011 - 10:00 pm ICT by IANS
Tripoli/London, Feb 24 (IANS) Embattled Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi Thursday said Al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden and his followers are responsible for the violent anti-government protests in his country, a media ... Read more...

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Now, emergency detection systems for elderly people


February 5th, 2011 - 2:29 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 5 (ANI): It may now be possible for elderly people to live independently, as scientists have developed a new system that automatically detects any problems senior citizens might be facing ... Read more...

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Bomb scare shuts Rajiv Chowk station for one hour (Lead)


January 27th, 2011 - 8:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 27 (IANS) Entry to the bustling Rajiv Chowk Metro station was barred for an hour Thursday following a bomb scare that turned out to be a hoax. The station, ... Read more...

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