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Terrorism, trade, visas to top India-Pakistan talks (Lead)


September 6th, 2012 - 7:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 6 (IANS) India's concerns on threats of terror emanating from various quarters in Pakistan will top the agenda of talks as External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna ... Read more...

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Terrorism to dominate Krishna, Khar talks


September 6th, 2012 - 6:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 6 (IANS) India's concerns on terrorism emanating from Pakistan will top the agenda of talks as External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna heads for Islamabad Friday ... Read more...

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US sharing PNR data with India


December 10th, 2011 - 12:35 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 10 (IANS) The US is negotiating new agreements with six top countries,including India, on information sharing about passenger travel, known colloquially as PNR, passenger name records, a ... Read more...

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Pakistan, US to expand counter-terror cooperation


July 6th, 2011 - 1:03 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, July 6 (IANS) Pakistan and the US have decided to strengthen cooperation in law enforcement and counter-terrorism issues.Rehman Malik, Pakistan's interior minister, and William Brownfield, US assistant secretary for ... Read more...

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Tattered US, Pak ties move into ’stalemate’ over drone attacks, counter-terrorism issues


April 23rd, 2011 - 12:55 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, April 23(ANI): In signs of tattered US-Pakistan ties, the US Joint Chiefs of Staff Chairman, Admiral Mike Mullen, and Pakistan Army chief General Ashfaq Parvez Kayani did not pose together ... Read more...

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LA Democratic Representative Jane Harman to Resign


February 8th, 2011 - 1:30 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Feb 7 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A report from the LA Times reveals that Democratic Representative Jane Harman is expected to resign from her post in Congress in order to head the Woodrow Wilson ... Read more...

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US checking report if FBI ignored tip on Headley


October 16th, 2010 - 3:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 16 (IANS) The US Saturday said it was looking into a media report that the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) had a tip about David Coleman Headley's links with ... Read more...

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Obama excited about India visit: US envoy


September 10th, 2010 - 8:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 10 (IANS) US ambassador to India Timothy J. Roemer Friday said President Barack Obama was "excited" about his trip to India in November and called the trip an ... Read more...

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US-born ‘Jihadist Next Door” Omar Hammami emerging as “the next” Anwar Awlaki: Experts


August 7th, 2010 - 5:13 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, August 7 (ANI): "The Jihadist Next Door" Omar Hammami, the Alabama-born face of an Al Qaeda-linked group in Somalia, could be evolving into "the next" Anwar Awlaki, the Arizona-born cleric living ... Read more...

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Roemer extends strong support for US-India counter-terrorism cooperation


June 11th, 2010 - 11:49 am ICT by ANI
New Delhi, June 10 (ANI): U.S. Ambassador to India Timothy J. Roemer proudly conveyed his strong support for the Government of India/U.S. Government collaboration on the interview process in Chicago, saying "The ... Read more...

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Indian team quizzed Headley for 7 days


June 11th, 2010 - 9:38 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, June 11 (IANS) A team of Indian investigators was allowed to question Pakistani American Lashkar-e-Taiba operative David Headley, who has confessed to his role in the 26/11 Mumbai terrorist ... Read more...

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US does not rule out Headley-Shahzad connection


May 8th, 2010 - 9:57 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, May 8 (IANS) The United States has not ruled out a connection between two Pakistani Americans, key Mumbai terror plotter David Coleman Headley and failed Times square bombing ... Read more...

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Counter-terrorism experts say Jihad Jane represents a threat from online ‘jihobbyists’


March 20th, 2010 - 2:56 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar.20 (ANI): Counter terrorism experts have expressed the view that people like Colleen LaRose, who is known by her online moniker as `Jihad Jane' are essentially 'Jihobbyists' or people drawn to ... Read more...

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Terrorism is the common enemy of India, US: Roemer


March 20th, 2010 - 12:40 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 20 (ANI): United States Ambassador to India, Timothy J. Roemer, on Friday said the Al-Qaeda, Taliban and Lashkar-e-Toiba were the common enemies of both India and America."We ... Read more...

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Torture memos’ release to impact US counter terrorism: Stratfor


April 30th, 2009 - 1:45 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, April 30 (IANS) The Obama administration's release of four classified memos authorising "enhanced interrogation techniques" on terror suspects has had a "chilling effect" on US clandestine services ... Read more...

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Justice Department memos will have a chilling effect on US counter terrorism: Stratfor


April 30th, 2009 - 12:30 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr. 30 (ANI): The release of the four Department of Justice classified memos that reveal the controversial approval given by the Bush administration to torture and interrogation techniques used on GITMO ... Read more...

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Pakistan shares Indian dossier on Mumbai attack with Saudi Arabia


January 14th, 2009 - 9:08 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Jan.14 (ANI): The Government of Pakistan on Wednesday shared the Indian dossier on Mumbai terror attacks with the visiting Saudi Chief of the General Intelligence Presidency, Prince Muqrin Bin Abdul ... Read more...

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India unsure if Zardari can deliver on anti-terror pledge


September 28th, 2008 - 10:21 pm ICT by IANS
On Board PM's Special Aircraft, Sep 28 (IANS) Pakistani President Asif Ali Zardari may be keen on improving ties with India, but New Delhi is not sure whether he can deliver on ... Read more...

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Australia condemns Delhi bombings, cricket tour on track


September 15th, 2008 - 2:34 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Sep 15 (IANS) Australia has condemned the serial bombings in New Delhi and pledged to go ahead with its four-Test cricket tour of India."These attacks on a democratic, tolerant, open society ... Read more...

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Australia condemns blasts in Bangalore, Ahmedabad


July 28th, 2008 - 12:41 pm ICT by IANS
By Neena Bhandari Sydney, July 28 (IANS) Australia Monday strongly condemned the serial bomb attacks in the Indian cities of Bangalore and Ahmedabad, saying that there could be "no justification for the murderous ... Read more...

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India, Australia sign two vital treaties(Lead)


June 23rd, 2008 - 7:20 pm ICT by IANS
By Neena Bhandari Canberra, June 23 (IANS) India and Australia Monday signed two vital treaties on extradition and mutual legal assistance as their Foreign Ministers Framework Dialogue was revived after a gap of ... Read more...

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No Australian uranium for India, vital treaties signed


June 23rd, 2008 - 10:28 am ICT by IANS
By Neena Bhandari Canberra, June 23 (IANS) Australia's Labour government will not lift its ban on uranium exports to India as long as the latter doesn't sign the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT). Foreign ... Read more...

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SAARC Foreign Ministers meeting today


December 7th, 2007 - 1:03 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Dec 7 (ANI): The two-day meeting of Foreign Ministers of the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) member nations will begin here today. Foreign Ministers of eight member countries ... Read more...

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US supports restoration of full democracy in Pakistan


November 14th, 2007 - 1:56 am ICT by admin
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