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Obama took calculated risk in raiding Osama hideout


May 9th, 2011 - 2:45 am ICT by IANS
Washington, May 9 (IANS) US President Barack Obama gave the go-ahead for a raid on the Al Qaeda founder's hideout in Pakistan on "what was probably a 50-50 chance ... Read more...

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Six securitymen among 17 killed in Baghdad prison fight


May 9th, 2011 - 12:53 am ICT by IANS
Baghdad, May 8 (IANS) Six security personnel, including a brigadier, and 11 terrorists were killed in a gunfight at a detention centre in Baghdad Sunday, Xinhua reported.The fighting started when ... Read more...

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Osama bin Laden had banned ‘haram’ smoking in Pak compound


May 5th, 2011 - 1:00 pm ICT by ANI
Abbottabad, May 5(ANI): Al-Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden had reportedly banned smoking in his compound in Pakistan's Abbottabad city in line with a Taliban ruling that says that smoking tobacco is ... Read more...

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India capable of US-like operation: Army chief


May 4th, 2011 - 8:58 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, May 4 (IANS) Indian Army chief General V.K. Singh Wednesday claimed that the country's defence forces were competent to undertake an US-like operation that killed Al Qaeda founder Osama ... Read more...

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‘ISI must be utterly stupid to harbour Osama at Abbottabad’: Musharraf


May 4th, 2011 - 11:18 am ICT by ANI
Washington, May 4(ANI): The Inter Services Intelligence (ISI) must be utterly stupid to harbour Al Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden in a prominent place like Abbottabad city, home to the country's ... Read more...

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Pak, Afghanistan, US hold trilateral talks in Islamabad


May 3rd, 2011 - 6:06 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, May 3(ANI): Pakistan, Afghanistan and the United States held trilateral talks on Tuesday on the situation arising from the killing of Al-Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden.The Saudi-born terrorist, who had ... Read more...

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Raid to kill Osama near Islamabad doesn’t bode well for Pak: US official


May 2nd, 2011 - 4:05 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, May 2(ANI): It would be hard for the Pakistani government to explain how slain Al-Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden could have been living in a high-profile residence "without their knowing", a ... Read more...

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Osama’s body buried at sea


May 2nd, 2011 - 3:23 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 2 (IANS) The body of Al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden has been buried at sea after he was killed by US forces in Pakistan, a media ... Read more...

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Surprised that Osama in Abbottabad: Musharraf


May 2nd, 2011 - 3:20 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 2 (IANS) Former Pakistan president Pervez Musharraf said Monday that he was surprised Al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden was in Abbottabad, just a short distance from ... Read more...

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Osama killing shows Pakistan epicentre of terror: BJP


May 2nd, 2011 - 2:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 2 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Monday said the killing of Osama bin Laden in Pakistan showed that "Pakistan gives shelter to terrorists"."He was killed ... Read more...

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Osama death: US conducting DNA tests


May 2nd, 2011 - 2:20 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 2(ANI): The United States is reportedly conducting DNA testing on the body of slain Al-Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden.The results of the DNA tests should be available in the next ... Read more...

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Man held for plotting attack on Pakistan parliament


March 23rd, 2011 - 12:39 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, March 23 (IANS) A suspected terrorist has been arrested for allegedly planning an attack on the Pakistan parliament during a speech by President Asif Ali Zardari, a media report ... Read more...

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Petition filed in Pak Supreme Court for reopening, re-adjudication of Sarabjit case


March 6th, 2011 - 7:43 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Mar 6(ANI): A constitutional petition has been filed in the Pakistan Supreme Court for reopening and re-adjudication of the matter of Indian prisoner Sarbajit Singh, who was awarded death sentence by ... Read more...

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Terrorist killed in Awantipora encounter


March 2nd, 2011 - 8:02 pm ICT by ANI
Pulwama, Mar 2 (ANI): Security forces gunned down a militant in an encounter in Dadsara village of Tral in Awantipora area of Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama District on Wednesday.A gunfight broke out ... Read more...

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Osama Bin Laden ringer-video attracting thousands of online hits


March 2nd, 2011 - 1:07 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 2(ANI): A video said to show a tiny terrorist, who barely comes up to his mates' waists, is attracting thousands of online hits on YouTube and other websites.The person in ... Read more...

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Kasab to appeal to Supreme Court against death verdict (Lead)


February 23rd, 2011 - 4:20 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 23 (IANS) Ajmal Amir Kasab, the Pakistani terrorist convicted for the 26/11 attacks on Mumbai, will appeal to the Supreme Court against the death sentence awarded to him, his lawyer ... Read more...

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Osama bin Laden would have been sent to Gitmo if captured: Rumsfeld


February 21st, 2011 - 1:45 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 20 (ANI): Former US Defence Secretary, Donald Rumsfeld, has said that if America could have managed to capture Osama bin Laden, an FBI most-wanted terrorist for more than a decade, ... Read more...

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Trial to begin in Batla House shootout case


February 15th, 2011 - 8:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 15 (IANS) A court here has framed charges against a suspected Indian Mujahideen (IM) terrorist arrested in south Delhi's Batla House shootout in which a Delhi Police inspector was ... Read more...

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Security cop allows air-passenger with boxcutter blades!


January 23rd, 2011 - 5:09 pm ICT by IANS
Wellington, Jan 23 (IANS) An aviation security officer had to step down here after he allowed a passenger to carry along a case of boxcutter blades on to a plane.The Civil Aviation ... Read more...

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26/11 case: Bombay High Court reserves judgement on Kasab’s appeal


January 17th, 2011 - 3:26 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Jan 17 (ANI): The Bombay High Court on Monday reserved its verdict till February 7 on the plea filed by Ajmal Kasab, the lone surviving terrorist of the 26/11 Mumbai terror ... Read more...

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Israeli troops kill man mistaken for Hamas leader


January 7th, 2011 - 9:21 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 7 (IANS) Israel's military has expressed "regret" for having shot dead an innocent 67-year-old man in his bed, after he was mistaken for a Hamas leader, Sky News reported Friday.Omar ... Read more...

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No foreign troops allowed to conduct ground operation in Pakistan: Athar Abbas


December 31st, 2010 - 1:36 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Dec 31 (ANI): No foreign troops will be allowed to launch any ground offensive in Pakistan's tribal areas, Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) Director General Athar Abbas has said.Talking to a TV ... Read more...

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Bijit Basu Gets Ready For Some Game


December 14th, 2010 - 5:41 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
However, director Arun Roy was keen on showcasing the life of football player Rajendranath Sengupta in a celluloid project, therefore when the opportunity came knocking at his door once again, Arun ... Read more...

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Muslims face higher level of threat, intimidation in UK suburbs than in cities


November 26th, 2010 - 5:13 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov.26 (ANI): Muslims and their mosques face a higher level of threat and intimidation in UK suburbs and market towns than in big cities, according to a report.The new study titled ... Read more...

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Dawood, Osama on Forbes’ most powerful list


November 4th, 2010 - 6:24 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 4 (IANS) Underworld don Dawood Ibrahim and Al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden are among the most powerful people in the world, according to Forbes magazine.Putting Ibrahim on 63rd place, ... Read more...

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Two LeT militants killed in Kashmir


October 16th, 2010 - 8:03 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Oct 16 (IANS) Two militants of Pakistan-based terror group Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) were killed in a gunfight Saturday with a joint army and police team in Jammu and Kashmir's Rajouri area, police ... Read more...

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Congress leader held for sheltering Bangladeshis


October 16th, 2010 - 5:51 pm ICT by IANS
Agartala, Oct 16 (IANS) A Congress leader was arrested in Tripura Saturday for sheltering an international terrorist and a smuggler, police said.Congress leader Shah Alam had been absconding for the past 36 ... Read more...

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Bombay HC refuses to wait further for Kasab’s appeal against trial court order


September 20th, 2010 - 10:12 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Sep. 19 (ANI): The Bombay High Court on Monday said it would proceed with confirmation of death sentence from October 11 or 18, as it could not wait further for Ajmal ... Read more...

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Air passengers enter Britain without passport checks


September 15th, 2010 - 1:20 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 15 (IANS) Air passengers were left stunned when they flew into Britain and no one checked their passports, a media report said Wednesday. There were no Border Agency officials at Bournemouth ... Read more...

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Convicted terrorist throws tantrum after coming second in jail egg race


September 6th, 2010 - 4:15 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Sep 06 (ANI): A terrorist convicted for masterminding the failed London 21/7 suicide bombing attack threw a tantrum when he came second in a prison sports day egg and spoon race.Terrorist ... Read more...

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Prithviraj Starrer ‘Anwar’ To Release On October 15


September 4th, 2010 - 5:45 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 4, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Malayalam movie' Anwar' starring Prithviraj and Prakash Raj has finally set the release date on October 15. Malayalam actress and playback singer Mamta Mohandas is the ... Read more...

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Bombay High Court defers hearing of Kasab’s case till Sep 20


August 30th, 2010 - 9:27 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Aug 30 (ANI): The Bombay High Court on Monday deferred the hearing on the confirmation of death penalty to Ajmal Kasab, the lone surviving terrorist of the 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks, ... Read more...

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No threat to CWG from Punjab-based terrorists: Sukhbir


August 4th, 2010 - 11:59 pm ICT by IANS
Jalandhar, Aug 4 (IANS) Punjab Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal Wednesday said he was not aware of any threat from state-based terrorists to the October Commonwealth Games in New Delhi. "We have ... Read more...

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26/11 case: Bombay HC to take up Kasab’s hearing today


August 2nd, 2010 - 12:43 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Aug 2 (ANI): The petition to confirm the capital punishment for Ajmal Kasab, the lone surviving terrorist of the 26/11 attack will be presented before the Bombay High Court today.This comes ... Read more...

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PPP demands Pak Punjab Law Minister’s removal


August 1st, 2010 - 5:23 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Aug 1(ANI): The Pakistan People's Party (PPP) Punjab has demanded Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif to immediately remove provincial Law Minister Rana Sanaullah from office for his involvement in illegal activities.PPP ... Read more...

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