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Pakistan disputes Clinton on Al Qaeda chief

May 7th, 2012 - 9:34 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, May 7 (IANS) Pakistani Foreign Minister Hina Rabbani Khar Monday asked the US for information on Al Qaeda chief Ayman al Zawahiri's presence in Pakistan, after Secretary of State ... Read more...

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Six killed in first US drone attack in Pakistan since March 17

April 13th, 2011 - 5:39 pm ICT by ANI
Peshawar, April 13(ANI): Six people were killed on Wednesday in the first US drone strike in Pakistan since March 17, when a similar drone attack had killed over 40 civilians in North ... Read more...

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Six killed in US drone attack in Pakistan

October 4th, 2010 - 11:28 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Oct 4 (IANS) At least six people were killed and three injured in a US drone attack launched late Monday in Pakistan's northwest tribal region, Xinhua reported.The strike took place at ... Read more...

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Ozil will rule the world even if Germany fails to beat Spain: Klose

July 7th, 2010 - 1:02 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jul 7 (ANI): Germany's striker Miroslav Klose, who is just a goal away from becoming the World Cup's all-time leading goal scorer, believes that teammate Mesut Ozil will rule the world ... Read more...

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Uruguay must shed sorrow of defeat for playoff: Tabarez

July 7th, 2010 - 6:23 am ICT by IANS
Cape Town, July 7 (DPA) Downcast Uruguay boss Oscar Tabarez Tuesday said his team must shake off the pain of a World Cup semi-final loss to the Netherlands before Saturday's third-place playoff. Goals ... Read more...

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US airstrike kills three in Pakistan

January 1st, 2010 - 3:14 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Jan 1 (DPA) A US pilotless aircraft fired a missile into Pakistan's North Waziristan tribal district Friday, killing three suspected Taliban insurgents, an intelligence official said. The missile strike targeted a ... Read more...

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511 patients died due to doctors’ strikes in Bihar

December 26th, 2009 - 3:47 pm ICT by IANS
By Imran Khan Patna, Dec 26 (IANS) Repeated strikes by Bihar doctors in the last four years have claimed the lives of 511 patients, but the state government has no plans to ... Read more...

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Indian women’s hockey team in Asia Cup final

November 6th, 2009 - 10:58 pm ICT by IANS
Bangkok, Nov 6 (IANS) The Indian women's hockey team edged past South Korea 3-2 to enter the final of the Asia Cup and also qualify for the 2010 World Cup in Argentina. India ... Read more...

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Maoists continue with their attacks, at least two killed in West Bengal

October 12th, 2009 - 11:11 pm ICT by ANI
Kolkata, Oct 12(ANI): Reacting to Government's initiative to fight against Naxals in various parts of the country, the Maoists on Monday struck back when they carried out several attacks in the ... Read more...

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Capello’s ‘two strikes and you’re out’ secret to tame bratty superstars revealed

September 25th, 2009 - 3:35 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 25(ANI): England under-21 manager Stuart Pearce, has revealed that England manager Fabio Capello's strict 'two strikes and you're out' philosophy is apt to stop superstar youngsters from becoming a ... Read more...

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17 killed as one more US drone strikes in South Waziristan

July 8th, 2009 - 9:16 pm ICT by ANI
Wana, July 8 (ANI): Seventeen people were killed when one more US drone launched an strike in South Waziristan Agency on Wednesday.According to the correspondent of Geo News, the drone targeted a ... Read more...

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Pakistan Taliban chief Baitullah escapes US strike

June 25th, 2009 - 6:03 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 25 (IANS) A US drone strike on a funeral in Pakistan's tribal areas narrowly missed Baitullah Mehsud, the leader of the Pakistani Taliban, an American media report said Thursday. Mehsud ... Read more...

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Neyveli Lignite Corp facing another crippling strike

July 15th, 2008 - 12:01 pm ICT by IANS
By Venkatachari Jagannathan Chennai, July 15 (IANS) With the Neyveli Lignite Corp. Ltd. (NLC) in Tamil Nadu set to see another strike from Friday, not all seems well in this state-run lignite mining ... Read more...

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Blast kills one soldier in Pakistan

June 29th, 2008 - 2:44 pm ICT by IANS
DPA Islamabad, June 29 (DPA) One soldier was killed Sunday by an explosion that targeted Pakistani forces fighting Islamic militants in the north-western Swat valley, according to the military. The bomb planted ... Read more...

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