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Del Bosque defends players after tepid draw


November 16th, 2011 - 9:05 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, Nov 16 (IANS) Spanish football coach Vicente del Bosque Wednesday defended his side following their disappointing display against Costa Rica in a friendly match.Although Spain scored late goals from ... Read more...

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Nadal could miss Spain’s Davis Cup semi-final against France


September 14th, 2011 - 9:52 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, Sep 14 (IANS) Spanish tennis star Rafa Nadal could miss Spain's Davis Cup semi-final against France owing to tiredness.Nadal looked to be tired as he lost a demanding ... Read more...

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Aeromexico makes first biofuel trans-Atlantic flight


August 3rd, 2011 - 11:39 am ICT by IANS
Madrid, Aug 3 (IANS/EFE) An Aeromexico Boeing 777 arrived in the Spanish capital Tuesday, marking the first trans-Atlantic commercial flight powered in part by biofuel."Fantastic" was pilot Francisco Fernandez Sarda's ... Read more...

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Sausage, lamb chops, ice-cream on Obama-Cameron menu


May 26th, 2011 - 3:25 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 26 (IANS) Two of the most powerful leaders in the world - Barack Obama and David Cameron - cooked a hearty meal of sausages, lamb chops and ... Read more...

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Fastest Concorde speedometer up for auction


March 20th, 2011 - 4:25 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 20 (IANS) A speedometer taken from the Concorde that set the record for the fastest trans-Atlantic flight is being tipped to sell for 20,000 pounds at an auction. ... Read more...

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SIT to probe NRI’s custodial death: Goa minister


February 3rd, 2011 - 5:49 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Feb 3 (IANS) A special investigation team (SIT) has been appointed to probe the custodial death of an NRI chef last month, Goa Home Minister Ravi Naik said Thursday. Naik told ... Read more...

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US, UK in crisis talks over man smuggling 80 guns on flights from US


January 25th, 2011 - 1:32 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan.25 (ANI): British and American authorities have reportedly had crisis talks after dozens of handguns were smuggled into the UK on passenger flights from the United States.Serious flaws in trans-atlantic ... Read more...

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Long-distance keeps married life fresh: Victoria Beckham


January 8th, 2011 - 10:44 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 8 (IANS) Former Spice Girl-turned-designer Victoria Beckham thinks having a long-distance relationship with husband David keeps her marriage fresh.Victoria, who is married to Los Angeles Galaxy soccer player David ... Read more...

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Pak urges international community to enhance cooperation in intelligence gathering


December 7th, 2010 - 6:25 pm ICT by ANI
San Francisco, Dec 7 (ANI): Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi has called upon the international community to improve cooperation in intelligence gathering for combating terrorism.Addressing the Trans Atlantic Legislators' ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Leaked Wikileaks’ cables list ‘vital US security’ facilities


December 7th, 2010 - 2:50 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 7 (ANI): Secret US diplomatic cables released by the whistleblower website 'Wikileaks' have revealed a long list of key facilities around the world that the US describes as vital to ... Read more...

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Navy’s ‘Mhadei’ to sail non-stop from Goa to Cape Town


November 24th, 2010 - 6:11 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 24 (IANS) Barely six months after he completed a solo voyage around the world on Indian Navy sail boat 'Mhadei', Commander Dilip Donde leaves Thursday on a non-stop sailing expedition ... Read more...

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F-17 Thunder, Titanic, 7610 Nokia - these are Peshawari sandals


November 24th, 2010 - 1:31 pm ICT by IANS
Peshawar, Nov 24 (IANS) Peshawari sandals, which are hugely popular in Pakistan and exported across the world including to India, are now being named after 7610 Nokia - a mobile phone model, ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

YouTube told to block videos broadcast by Yemeni Qaeda preacher Anwar al-Awlaki


September 20th, 2010 - 5:21 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept.20 (ANI): YouTube has been called on to block thousands of videos by Yemen-based preacher Anwar al-Awlaki, one of the world's most wanted terrorists, which allow him to preach directly, in ... Read more...

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Mischa Barton moving to London?


August 5th, 2010 - 2:36 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 5 (IANS) Actress Mischa Barton is reportedly planning to put her problematic years in Hollywood behind her by moving back to her native London. Barton has endured a turbulent time ... Read more...

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United, Continental announce new leadership for combined airline


July 27th, 2010 - 10:34 pm ICT by BNO News
CHICAGO (BNO NEWS) -- Continental Airlines and United Airlines on Tuesday announced a new leadership team of the combined airline, reporting directly to current Continental CEO Jeff Smisek, who will serve as ... Read more...

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Continental Airlines to launch New York-Cairo route


July 7th, 2010 - 12:16 am ICT by BNO News
HOUSTON, TEXAS (BNO NEWS) – Continental Airlines on Tuesday announced that it plans to launch nonstop flights between Newark Liberty International Airport and the largest city in Africa, Cairo.Cairo will become the ... Read more...

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India’s role in UNSC reform important: Burns


June 2nd, 2010 - 12:52 pm ICT by ANI
By Asif IsmailWashington, June 2 (ANI): India's expanding global role will naturally make it an important part of any future consideration of reform of the UN Security Council (UNSC), said US Under ... Read more...

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Karachi airport stops a man with circuits in his shoes


May 11th, 2010 - 10:27 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Karachi, May 11 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A man was stopped at the Karachi airport after an electrical circuit and batteries were found in the soles of his shoes. The man name’s is ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Pakistani Airport Seizes A Man With Circuits And Batteries In His Shoes


May 11th, 2010 - 7:34 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
May 11, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): The Pakistani airport establishment has seized a commuter subsequent to the discovery of electrical circuits and batteries in the soles of his tennis shoes. This ... Read more...

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RAW — EUROCONTROL: European air traffic situation update at 16.30 CET


April 17th, 2010 - 9:51 pm ICT by BNO News
BRUSSELS (BNO NEWS) -- EUROCONTROL on 16.30 CET on Saturday released the following statement regarding airspace conditions in Europe."EUROCONTROL expects approximately 5,000 flights to take place today in European airspace. ... Read more...

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Pentagon says disappointed on Northrop Grumman tanker announcement


March 9th, 2010 - 5:07 pm ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) -- The United States Deputy Secretary of Defense, William Lynn, said on Monday that the Department of Defense is disappointed by Northrop's decision not to submit a bid ... Read more...

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From messiah to mess: Europe turns on Obama


January 18th, 2010 - 11:21 am ICT by IANS
By Ben Nimmo Brussels, Jan 18 (DPA) The problem with starting out as a messiah is that you usually end up being clobbered by your own fans.Barack Obama's inauguration as the 44th ... Read more...

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Obama vows to track all ‘who were involved’ in Detroit flight bombing bid


December 29th, 2009 - 2:38 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Dec. 29 (ANI): President Barack Obama has vowed to track down "all who were involved" in the trans Atlantic flight bombing plot, and assured Americans that he will use ... Read more...

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31 British colleges are bases for known terrorists: Experts


December 27th, 2009 - 3:01 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec. 27 (ANI): Five years prior to the recently foiled bid by a London student to bomb a Detroit-bound trans-Atlantic flight, two British security experts had estimated that at least 31 ... Read more...

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Nigerian suspect used ‘new, sophisticated explosive device’ in US airline bombing plot


December 27th, 2009 - 1:30 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec. 27 (ANI): US investigators probing the trans Atlantic flight-bombing bid have said that a mixture of powder and liquid used by the Nigerian suspect to bring the Detroit-bound Airbus 330 ... Read more...

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US plane attacker had syringe sewn into his underwear (Lead)


December 27th, 2009 - 12:32 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Dec 27 (IANS) A 23-year-old Nigerian man charged with trying to blow up a Detroit-bound airliner on Christmas Day claims he obtained explosive chemicals and a syringe that were ... Read more...

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Nigerian attacker had syringe sewn into his underwear: NYT


December 27th, 2009 - 11:56 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 27 (IANS) A 23-year-old Nigerian man charged with trying to blow up a Detroit-bound airliner on Christmas Day claims he obtained explosive chemicals and a syringe that were sewn into ... Read more...

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Passengers On Flight Recount Terrorist Attack


December 27th, 2009 - 1:26 am ICT by GD
By Madhuri DeyDec. 26, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Airbus 330 of the Northwest Airlines came under a terrorist attack on Dec. 25. Thankfully, the attempt was pretty harebrained, and was foiled by the ... Read more...

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White House sees ‘terrorism’ in London student’s failed flight bombing bid


December 26th, 2009 - 1:51 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec. 26 (ANI): A failed attempt by a London student to bomb a Detroit-bound trans-Atlantic flight with a mixture of powder and liquid is being seen by the United States as ... Read more...

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Uruguay announces its biggest drug seizure so far


October 16th, 2009 - 12:01 pm ICT by IANS
Montevideo, Oct 16 (EFE) Uruguayan authorities confiscated some 2,000 kg of cocaine at a small marina on the outskirts of Montevideo, the biggest drug haul in the history of the South American ... Read more...

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Obama’s popularity in Europe still sky high


September 10th, 2009 - 5:13 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 10(ANI): A survey has found US President Barack Obama's popularity is gaining massive support in European Union countries.The German Marshall Fund, which conducted a study, said that 77 ... Read more...

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Air France AF447 Mystery deepens


June 6th, 2009 - 8:34 pm ICT by GD
The latest news on Air France Mystery was that the Brazilian authorities had found debris from the downed plane. However, the French authorities are challenging this statement made by their Brazilian ... Read more...

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NATO aims to reach Western youth via YouTube


March 30th, 2009 - 9:10 pm ICT by IANS
Brussels, March 30 (DPA) NATO is reaching out to young audiences in the West by posting three unconventional advertisement videos on the popular video-sharing site YouTube, alliance officials said Monday. The videos, which ... Read more...

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Lohan and Ronsons display of affection on trans-Atlantic flight


February 28th, 2009 - 2:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 28 (ANI): Rumours about actress Lindsay Lohan and her girlfriend Samantha Ronson not getting along were put to rest on a trans-Atlantic flight, when the two made a public ... Read more...

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American becomes first woman ever to swim the Atlantic Ocean


February 9th, 2009 - 1:26 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 9 (ANI): In a new record, an American aged 56 has become the first woman to swim the Atlantic Ocean, after propelling herself across thousands of miles of ocean ... Read more...

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