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U.S. soldier detained after opening fire at Afghan civilians


March 11th, 2012 - 3:46 pm ICT by BNO News
KANDAHAR, Afghanistan (BNO NEWS) -- A U.S. service member was arrested on early Sunday morning after going on a shooting spree in southern Afghanistan, killing as many as seventeen civilians and injuring ... Read more...

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London Olympics can see a record number of Indian shooters


June 12th, 2011 - 4:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 12 (IANS) Indian guns are booming loud and clear and the wagers are already on in the shooting circles on the number of medals India is ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

13 killed, 74 injured in series of blasts in Baghdad


May 22nd, 2011 - 10:09 pm ICT by BNO News
BAGHDAD (BNO NEWS) -- At least 13 people were killed and 74 others were injured on Sunday in a series of explosions that ripped through the Iraqi capital of Baghdad, Aswat al-Iraq ... Read more...

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Evidence of medical complicity in torture at Guantanamo Bay


April 27th, 2011 - 1:09 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 27(ANI): An inspection of medical records, case files, and legal affidavits reveals compelling evidence of medical personnel who treated detainees at Guantanamo Bay (GITMO) failed to inquire and/or document causes ... Read more...

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Retrofitting buildings with carbon fiber may protect it from terrorist attack


April 15th, 2011 - 1:38 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 15 (ANI): A researcher at the University of Missouri may have discovered a way to protect buildings from a terrorist attack - retrofit buildings with carbon fiber.Sarah Orton, assistant professor ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Chinese national charged in US Army recruiting scam


April 13th, 2011 - 12:22 pm ICT by ANI
Pomona, Apr 13 (ANI): A Chinese national has been arrested and charged for his role in a U.S. Army recruiting scam in which he convinced nearly 100 people to join a military ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Being part of a crowd is what makes you unique: Study


February 23rd, 2011 - 5:11 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 23 (ANI): You may feel lost when you're in a crowd. But UCLA life scientists say that being part of a crowd is what makes you unique.Biologists Kimberly Pollard and ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

General Vang Pao’s Burial Denied In Arlington National Cemetery


February 5th, 2011 - 5:27 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Feb 5, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Major General of Royal Lao Army, Vang Pao breathed his last on January 6, at the age of 81. It came as a shock to the ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Star Trek skin gun heals burn wounds


February 4th, 2011 - 9:42 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington DC, Feb 4 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Burn victims around the world have been handed hope after doctors invented a gun that can spray stem cells onto their burnt skin.The invention is most ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Lady Gaga’s tears + pride over new gay ruling for U.S. Army


December 20th, 2010 - 5:36 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 20 (ANI): Lady Gaga has expressed her pride in being an American after she heard politicians had voted to lift the ban on gay men and women openly serving ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Obama expresses regret to Erdogan, Calderon over WikiLeaks


December 12th, 2010 - 3:09 am ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) -- U.S. President Barack Obama on Saturday, in phone calls to the leaders of Turkey and Mexico, expressed regret for "the deplorable action by Wikileaks."According to readouts provided ... Read more...

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PayPal says it blocked WikiLeaks after U.S. government request


December 8th, 2010 - 9:04 pm ICT by BNO News
PARIS (BNO NEWS) -- E-commerce business PayPal blocked WikiLeaks payments and froze its account last week after a warning from the U.S. government, TechCrunch reported on Wednesday.PayPal's Vice President of Platform, Osama ... Read more...

Posted in Technology Industry News |

WikiLeaks founder ’sends out 100,000 copies of secret files as insurance’


December 4th, 2010 - 11:31 am ICT by ANI
London, Dec 4 (ANI): WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has revealed that he has sent out 100,000 encrypted versions of secret files in case anything happens to him.Assange acknowledged there had been ... Read more...

Posted in World |

US’ strategic partnership with Pak to continue despite WikiLeaks fallout: Crowley


December 3rd, 2010 - 2:38 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 3 (ANI): Despite the fall-out from the deluge of diplomatic cables having been released by whistle-blower website WikiLeaks, the United States expects that cooperation, support and partnership in the US-Pakistan ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

WikiLeaks spurned NYT, but Guardian leaked State Department cables to it


November 30th, 2010 - 5:10 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 30 (ANI): The U.S. diplomatic cables released by WikiLeaks were leaked not by the New York Times this time, but the London-based Guardian newspaper.The NYT was the only American news ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Meet the US soldier behind WikiLeaks breach


November 30th, 2010 - 2:05 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 30 (ANI): It may not come across as an easy task to steal data and smuggle it out of U.S. army base on CDs and finally download onto a memory ... Read more...

Posted in World |

US army’s” revolutionary” XM25 rifles that allow Taliban to only run, not hide


November 29th, 2010 - 3:50 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 29 (ANI): After nine years of war in Afghanistan, the American army in the country have been reportedly provided with the latest game-changing "revolutionary" rifles called the XM25, which ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Mandela was angry at being banned from meeting UK PM Thatcher


November 29th, 2010 - 1:38 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov.29 (ANI): Former South African President Nelson Mandela was furious that he was banned from meeting former British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher and wanted to criticise her policies to her face, ... Read more...

Posted in World |

New tool that can quickly identify dangerous viruses developed


November 23rd, 2010 - 3:22 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 23 (ANI): A simple diagnostic tool has been developed by Boston University researchers to quickly identify dangerous viruses like Ebola and Marburg.The biosensor, which is the size of a quarter ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

U.S. army’s XM-25 soon be seen combating in Afghanistan


November 19th, 2010 - 6:12 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Nov 19 (ANI): Coming directly from the sci-fi movie, the US army has the a lethal combination of technology and explosives-XM-25-that fires highly specialized rounds that can be programmed to explode ... Read more...

Posted in World |

China Telecom rejects U.S. report that it hijacked global Internet traffic


November 18th, 2010 - 8:21 pm ICT by BNO News
BEIJING, CHINA (BNO NEWS) -- China Telecom on Thursday rejected a report released by the U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission (USCC) on Wednesday that accused China of rerouting highly sensitive Internet ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

U.S. report says China ‘hijacked’ 15 percent of global Internet traffic during brief period in April


November 18th, 2010 - 1:28 am ICT by BNO News
BEIJING, CHINA (BNO NEWS) -- U.S. web traffic was 'hijacked' or rerouted by Chinese telecommunication services earlier this year and included highly sensitive traffic involving U.S. military and government networks, the U.S.-China ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

SGPC hails inclusion of first Sikh in U.S. Army in three decades


November 13th, 2010 - 11:02 pm ICT by ANI
By Sawinder SinghAmritsar, Nov.13 (ANI): Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhk Committee (SGPC) has hailed the inclusion of first Sikh in the U.S. Army in last three decades, as it believes that it will ... Read more...

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America Salutes Audie Murphy Once Again


November 12th, 2010 - 7:56 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Nov 12, (THAINDIAN NEWS) On the 11th of November when the United States of America celebrates its Veterans Day the name of Audie Murphy stands high. He is well remembered ... Read more...

Posted in Events |

Cruise Ship Carnival Splendor To Reach San Diego


November 11th, 2010 - 9:18 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Nov 11, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Luxury liner Carnival Splendor, which was stranded in Mexico due to an engine-room fire is on its way to San Diego where it is expected to ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

UK Royal Navy left ‘red faced’ after website infiltrated by Romanian hacker


November 9th, 2010 - 5:02 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 9 (ANI): The UK Royal Navy's website has been reportedly infiltrated by a Romanian hacker forcing the Ministry of Defence (MOD) to take the site offline.According to the Daily Mail, ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Yemeni cleric Alwaqi says killing Americans does not require consultation


November 8th, 2010 - 10:59 pm ICT by BNO News
NEW DELHI, INDIA (BNO NEWS) -- U.S.-born Yemeni radical cleric Anwar al-Awlaqi in a video message on Monday called for the killing of Americans, while criticizing "corrupt" Arab leaders.A 23-minute video message ... Read more...

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NATO rejects rights group report on Afghanistan as ‘one-sided’ and ‘propagandistic’


November 5th, 2010 - 10:01 pm ICT by BNO News
KABUL (BNO NEWS) -- NATO officials on Friday rejected a critical report by a human rights group on Afghanistan as 'one-sided, ill founded and propagandistic.'The Afghanistan Rights Monitor (ARM) on Thursday released ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Defending Champion Alene Reta Wins Army Ten-Miler Race


October 25th, 2010 - 8:23 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Washington, Oct 25, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The 26th annual Army Ten-Miler was held in Washington D.C. on Sunday and as expected the event turned out to be a huge success. The ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Bee colony collapse linked with viral, fungal infection


October 9th, 2010 - 4:08 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 9 (ANI): It seems the long-standing mystery of the sudden death of bee colonies since late 2006 across North America has been solved.Shan Bilimoria of the Texas Tech University said ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Pop singer Eddie Fisher dies at age 82


September 24th, 2010 - 10:14 pm ICT by BNO News
LOS ANGELES (BNO NEWS) -- Singer Eddie Fisher on Wednesday died at age 82 after having complications with a recent hip surgery, the singer's family members said Thursday.Fisher, born in Philadelphia, ... Read more...

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Teresa Lewis Denied Appeal


September 21st, 2010 - 3:04 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Sep 20 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Governor Bob McDonnel of Virginia has denied the appeal of Teresa Lewis, and announced on Friday that he has decided not to issue a stay of execution for ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Islamic group wants US Muslim soldier quitting over Afghan war-God mismatch punished


September 4th, 2010 - 2:05 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 4 (ANI): The American Islamic Forum for Democracy (AIFD) has asked the U.S. Army to deny Muslim soldier, Naser Abdo's request for conscientious objector status, accusing him of 'treason' and ... Read more...

Posted in World |

US-Muslim soldier wants to quit over mismatch between his God and war in Afghanistan


September 3rd, 2010 - 7:16 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 3 (ANI): A Muslim soldier, Naser Abdo, from Texas who joined the U.S. Army last year, has said that he wants to leave the military, claiming he is a conscientious ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Chilean miners situation ’similar to combat soldiers’


September 1st, 2010 - 4:50 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 1 (ANI): Psychologists at University of Southern California have compared the situation of the trapped Chilean miners to the experiences of soldiers on extended combat duty."(Astronauts, sailors and polar researchers) ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

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