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Canada cuts ties with Iran


September 8th, 2012 - 6:38 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Sep 8 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Canada has frozen diplomatic relations with Iran and will expel Iranian diplomats from the country, Canadian Foreign Minister John Baird has said.Ottawa has formally listed ... Read more...

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Stop the terrorists, Pakistan tells Kabul


September 2nd, 2012 - 4:06 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Sep 2 (IANS) Interior Minister Rehman Malik has told the Afghan government to stop terrorists from entering Pakistan, a media report said Sunday.Stressing that terrorists had again started ... 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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Russian woman jailed in failed terror attack


May 19th, 2012 - 1:21 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, May 18 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A court has sentenced a woman to 10 years in prison after finding her guilty of attempting to detonate herself on Moscow's central Red Square ... Read more...

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Three held in Denmark on terror charges


April 27th, 2012 - 6:47 pm ICT by IANS
Copenhagen, April 27 (IANS) Three people - including a Jordanian and a Turk - were arrested in the Danish capital Friday on suspicion of preparing for a terrorist act, officials ... Read more...

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Two killed in Lahore station blast (Second Lead)


April 25th, 2012 - 12:00 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, April 24 (IANS) At least two people, including a railway police officer, were killed and 27 injured when a powerful blast ripped through the Lahore railway station Tuesday, media ... Read more...

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Life in prison for underwear bomber


February 17th, 2012 - 11:20 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 17 (IANS/EFE) The 25-year-old Nigerian man convicted of trying to blow up a commercial jet with 300 people aboard on Christmas day in 2009 was sentenced Thursday to ... Read more...

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Bangkok blasts not terrorist act, says Thai deputy PM


February 16th, 2012 - 5:28 pm ICT by IANS
Bangkok, Feb 16 (IANS) Thailand's Deputy Prime Minister Yuthasak Sasiprapha said Thursday that the three explosions in downtown Bangkok Tuesday were a security issue and there was no evidence to ... Read more...

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Muslim pilot fired over fears he might copy 9/11


January 29th, 2012 - 6:55 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 29 (IANS) A Muslim pilot working for a well-known British carrier has said he was fired because his bosses feared he might copy the Sep 11 terror attack.The ... Read more...

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US issues worldwide travel alert for its nationals


October 12th, 2011 - 2:20 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 12 (IANS) The US issued a worldwide travel alert for Americans Tuesday after a plot to assassinate Saudi Arabia's ambassador to Washington was exposed."The Department of State alerts ... Read more...

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OIC condemns Delhi blast


September 8th, 2011 - 11:43 pm ICT by IANS
Jeddah, Sep 8 (IANS/WAM) The Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) has condemned Thursday's bombing at the Delhi High Court that killed 13 people and injured 96.OIC secretary general Ekmeleddin Ihsanoglu ... Read more...

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UNSC condemns Iraq terror attacks; seeks stability in Central Africa


August 19th, 2011 - 11:13 am ICT by IANS
United Nations, Aug 19 (IANS) The UN Security Council has condemned in the strongest terms the series of terrorist attacks in Iraq Aug 15 and underlined the need to bring ... Read more...

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US denies role in Iranian scientist’s death


July 26th, 2011 - 6:31 am ICT by IANS
Washington, July 26 (IANS) The US State Department has denied the allegation that Washington was involved in the recent assassination of an Iranian nuclear scientist, Xinhua reported.Reacting over ... Read more...

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Aseemanand insists he is innocent in Samjhauta blasts


July 18th, 2011 - 2:26 pm ICT by IANS
Panchkula (Haryana), July 18 (IANS) Hindu activist Swami Assemanand, arrested by the National Investigating Agency (NIA) for his involvement in the Samjhauta Express blasts case, Monday reiterated that he was ... Read more...

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Samjhauta blasts: NIA charges Aseemanand, four others


June 20th, 2011 - 3:57 pm ICT by IANS
Panchkula (Haryana), June 20 (IANS) The National Investigating Agency (NIA) Monday filed its chargesheet against radical Hindu activist Swami Aseemanand and four others in a court here, holding them responsible ... Read more...

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17 wounded in Colombia car bomb blast


June 20th, 2011 - 12:33 pm ICT by IANS
Bogota, June 20 (IANS) At least 17 were wounded in a car bomb explosion in a Colombian city, authorities said here Sunday.The blast occurred in the Colombian city of ... Read more...

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US condemns ‘heinous’ bombing in Belarus


April 13th, 2011 - 7:54 am ICT by IANS
Washington, April 13 (IANS) The US State Department has condemned the bombing at a metro station in Minsk, capital of Belarus, which killed 12 people."The United States would like to ... Read more...

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Pakistan’s stance on Raymond Davis case being perceived as diplomatic win


March 9th, 2011 - 1:01 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Mar 9(ANI): Islamabad's principled position on the Raymond Davis issue, which has pushed Washington on the back foot without any rupture in their bilateral ties, is being perceived as a diplomatic ... Read more...

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Roadside bomb kills 12 civilians in Afghanistan


March 6th, 2011 - 10:14 pm ICT by BNO News
PAKTIKA, AFGHANISTAN (BNO NEWS) -- At least 12 civilians, including women and children, were killed on Sunday by a roadside bomb in Afghanistan's southeastern province of Paktika, the governor's office said.A passenger ... Read more...

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UN chief condemns suicide bombing in Pakistan


February 11th, 2011 - 1:32 am ICT by IANS
United Nations, Feb 11 (IANS) UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon Thursday condemned a suicide bomb attack in northwest Pakistan, which killed about 30 soldiers."The secretary-general strongly condemns Thursday's suicide bombing that killed ... Read more...

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Pak provokes India with “Hindu terrorists” barb ahead of Thimphu talks


February 6th, 2011 - 12:36 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Feb 6(ANI): Criticizing India for its slow probe into the 2007 Samjhota Express blasts, Pakistan has said that its neighbour "seems to be lacking courage" to bring to light the accountability ... Read more...

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Putin says Chechens not behind deadly Moscow airport bombing


January 27th, 2011 - 5:21 pm ICT by ANI
Moscow, Jan.27 (ANI): Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin has said Chechen terrorists were not behind the deadly suicide attack on a Moscow airport.Putin said: "This terrorist act, according to preliminary data, has ... Read more...

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It was a well-planned terrorist act: Medvedev (Lead)


January 25th, 2011 - 1:55 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Jan 25 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russian President Dmitry Medvedev Tuesday termed the Monday's deadly blast incident at the capital's Domodedovo International Airport as "a well-planned terrorist act" which aimed at killing "as ... Read more...

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India says ‘too premature’ to share Samjhauta probe details


January 11th, 2011 - 9:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 11 (IANS) India may not be giving the details of the Samjhauta train blast probe to Pakistan any time soon as the home ministry Tuesday told the external affairs ... Read more...

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3 Muslim men found guilty of planning terror attacks on Oz army base


December 23rd, 2010 - 1:53 pm ICT by ANI
Canberra, Dec 23 (ANI): A Victorian court has found three men guilty of planning a terrorist attack on an Australian army base in Sydney.According to news.com.au, at the end of a 12 ... Read more...

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Al Qaeda Threat: Coronation Street Live Episode


December 10th, 2010 - 2:52 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Dec 9, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Police have upped security heavily around the live episode of ‘Coronation Street’ which will air tonight in Manchester, for fear they it could be the target of an ... Read more...

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UAE condemns Turkey suicide blast


October 31st, 2010 - 7:55 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Oct 31 (IANS/WAM) The United Arab Emirate (UAE) condemned the suicide bombing in Turkey, which injured 22 people Sunday, as "a coward terrorist act".A statement by the UAE foreign ministry ... Read more...

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Pakistan court given Times Square bomber’s friends list


October 19th, 2010 - 1:05 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Oct 19 (IANS) A list of friends of Faisal Shahzad, the Pakistani-American who attempted to bomb Times Square in New York in May, has been submitted to a court in ... Read more...

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O’Reilly’s ‘Muslims killed us on 9/11′ remark prompts Whoopi to walk off


October 15th, 2010 - 3:40 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 15 (ANI): Bill O'Reilly's comment on the mosque near Ground Zero on the show "The View" prompted two of its co-hosts to walk off while the show was on ... Read more...

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Terrorists sought Somali cleric’s ‘fatwa’ to wage jihad against ‘decadent’ Australia


September 14th, 2010 - 5:51 pm ICT by ANI
Canberra, Sept 14 (ANI): A terrorist cell preparing to attack Holsworthy Army Barracks sought a 'fatwa' or religious approval from Somali clerics because they thought Australian Muslim leaders were wrong in opposing ... Read more...

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5 Australian Muslims charged with planning attack on army


September 13th, 2010 - 2:06 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Sep 13 (DPA) Five militant Australian Islamists planned to arm themselves with automatic weapons and kill as many soldiers as they could in a suicide attack at a Sydney army barracks, ... Read more...

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Top U.S. Commander In Afghanistan Slams Dove World Outreach Center’s Proposal To Burn Quran


September 7th, 2010 - 8:15 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Kabul, Sep 7, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The top US commander in Afghanistan has expressed his view about a proposal by an American church to burn copies of the Islamic holy book ... Read more...

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Netherlands releases American Yemeni terror suspects


September 2nd, 2010 - 12:28 pm ICT by ANI
Amsterdam, Sep.2 (ANI): Prosecuting authorities in The Netherlands have released the two American Yemenis, who were arrested on suspicion of being involved in a terrorist plot, as an investigation failed to find ... Read more...

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High court rejects Maudany’s anticipatory bail plea


August 3rd, 2010 - 10:03 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Aug 3 (IANS) The Karnataka High Court Tuesday dismissed the anticipatory bail plea of Kerala-based People's Democratic Party (PDP) leader Abdul Nasir Maudany, an accused in the 2008 Bangalore serial blasts ... Read more...

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UAE strongly condemns Iran blasts


July 16th, 2010 - 10:59 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, July 16 (IANS/WAM) The UAE Friday strongly condemned the blasts outside a mosque in Iran's southeastern Zahedan city that left at least 27 people dead and more than 200 injured. The ... Read more...

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