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Gen. V.K. Singh: Tough soldier who lost a legal battle (Profile)


February 10th, 2012 - 9:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 10 (IANS) Indian Army chief General Vijay Kumar Singh, who withdrew his petition against a government order recording his birth date as May 10, 1950 after the ... Read more...

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US Army’s syc-ops’ on American lawmakers visiting Afghanistan ‘didn’t affect me’: McCain


February 28th, 2011 - 3:44 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 28 (ANI): Arizona Senator John McCain has said that the United States Army's tactics to use psychological operations on U.S. lawmakers visiting Afghanistan did not have any impact on him. ... Read more...

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US civil liberties groups back Sikh rights


January 28th, 2011 - 2:19 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Jan 28 (IANS) A Sikh advocacy group joined by several other civil rights organizations have urged California's Indian-American Attorney General Kamala Harris not to oppose a bearded Sikh ... Read more...

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Afghanistan, partners may approve ‘Army-police forces’ surge plan


January 17th, 2011 - 3:20 pm ICT by ANI
Kabul, Jan 17 (ANI): Afghanistan and its international partners are reportedly all set to approve a plan for increasing army and police forces in that nation to about 378,000 personnel.According to Western ... Read more...

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Taliban Post New Videos, Shows Captured US Soldier Bowe Bergdahl


December 9th, 2010 - 8:40 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Dec 9, (THAINDIAN NEWS) United States' army soldier Bowe Bergdahl is alive and a new Taliban video shows that the US soldier is still held in captivity, media reports. Bowe ... Read more...

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Pak Army ready with strategy for post-NATO Afghanistan: Military commander


December 7th, 2010 - 4:40 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Dec 7 (ANI): Peshawar Corps Commander Lieutenant General Asif Yasin has ruled out rumours about a fresh offensive against terrorists, saying that an operation in North Waziristan is underway, a ... Read more...

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Danner Boots Would Now Serve The US Army


December 5th, 2010 - 8:41 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Dec 5, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Danner Boots seem to be the latest consumer craze right now. The LaCrosse Footwear Inc's founding company received an overwhelming order of 5 million dollars for ... Read more...

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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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Battle: Los Angeles Movie Trailer Released


November 13th, 2010 - 2:10 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Nov 12 (THAINDIAN NEWS) As the story goes, on February 25th, 1942 at around 2 o’clock in the morning, there were hundreds and thousands of witnesses to a strange phenomenon in the ... Read more...

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Veteran actor Harold Gould of “The Sting” dies at age 86


September 14th, 2010 - 9:41 pm ICT by BNO News
LOS ANGELES (BNO NEWS) -- Actor Harold Gould died of prostate cancer Saturday at age 86 at a nursing home in California, local media said Tuesday. Popularly known for portraying Kid ... Read more...

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US President Barack Obama to bestow Medal of Honor on Staff Sgt. Salvatore Giunta


September 12th, 2010 - 9:42 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington DC, Sep 12 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Staff Sgt. Salvatore Giunta will become the first living military personnel to serve in the Afghanistan and the Iraqi wars to receive the Medal of ... Read more...

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Taliban exploiting openings in neglected northern Afghan province


July 30th, 2010 - 1:33 pm ICT by ANI
Pul-i-Kumri (Afghanistan), July 30 (ANI): The Taliban is exploiting people in the neglected northern Afghan province of Baghlan, which according to reports, is slipping away from government control.Deprived of jobs ... Read more...

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Donner Party Documents Found With Lincoln’s Handwriting


July 21st, 2010 - 10:15 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
July 21 (THAINDIAN NEWS) An unexpected, yet thrilling discovery has been made by researchers who were looking over documents which were kept in a carpetbag on the Donner Party’s ill-fated trip ... Read more...

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Discovery: Donner Party’s member James Reed had a Lincoln document


July 21st, 2010 - 7:56 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, July 21 (THAINDIAN NEWS) American researchers have unexpectedly discovered a military document that has former United States president Abraham Lincoln on it.The document was found among other properties of ... Read more...

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General Petraeus faints while testifying in Senate


June 16th, 2010 - 9:11 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington DC, Jun 16 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The chief of the United States army in the Middle East, Gen David Petraeus, fainted during a Senate hearing on Tuesday.The Department of Defense ... Read more...

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Arrest made in the ‘WikiLeaks inquiry’ case after tipoff


June 8th, 2010 - 8:24 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
A United States soldier who bragged about the video of US strike in Iraq has been arrested. The soldier bragged to a former computer hacker during an online conversation that he leaked ... Read more...

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Al-Qaida No.3 Reportedly Killed


June 2nd, 2010 - 7:34 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey June 2, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The number three leader of the Al-Qaida, Sheikh Sa-id al-Yazid, has been killed along with his relatives recently. The exact date of the death has not ... Read more...

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Mullen wants the Congress to delay the DADT repeal


May 31st, 2010 - 8:41 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington DC, May 31 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Admiral Mike Mullen, the chairman of Joint Chiefs of Staff, has urged Congress to delay the repeal of the "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" law. The "Don't ... Read more...

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DADT Repeal Likely To Take Some Time


May 31st, 2010 - 6:23 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Washington, May 31, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Although they have voted or it, the Congress has recently announced that it would take it months, possibly more, to actually bring into effect the ... Read more...

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Indian American Nikki Haley bounces back in governor’s race


May 26th, 2010 - 3:40 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, May 26 (IANS) Hit hard by a prominent Republican blogger's allegation that he had an "inappropriate physical relationship" with Nikki (Randhawa) Haley, the Indian American Republican candidate in ... Read more...

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Barack Obama Declares May 7 As “Military Spouse Appreciation Day”


May 8th, 2010 - 5:20 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez May 8, (THAINDIAN NEWS) American President Barack Obama has declared May 7 as the 'Military Spouse Appreciation Day'. Which means that from this year on, the White House and the ... Read more...

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Former Muslim Extremist Member Talks About ‘The Narrative” On “60 Minutes”


April 26th, 2010 - 7:47 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Apr 26, (THAINDIAN NEWS) CBS' news magazine "60 Minutes" is known for its interesting contents as well as rather unique style of investigation that almost always manages to keep the ... Read more...

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California man charged for falsely claiming to be an Army General


April 17th, 2010 - 3:48 am ICT by BNO News
RIVERSIDE, CALIFORNIA (BNO NEWS) – A California man was charged with a felony offense for claiming to be an Army General, prosecutors said Friday.Carmine Alexander “Bud” Cannarella, 64, from Big Bear Lakes, ... Read more...

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Bob Dole, The Former Senator Is Hospitalized


February 23rd, 2010 - 9:35 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Feb 23, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Bob Dole, the former Senate Majority leader is hospitalized. Michael Marshall, a spokesperson of Bob Dole reported on Monday that he is admitted in Walter Reed ... Read more...

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Army Probes Alleged Fort Jackson Poison Ploy


February 19th, 2010 - 8:59 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez South Carolina, Feb 19, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The United States army has undertaken an extensive investigation to ascertain the allegations that five Muslim soldiers had tried to poison the food supply ... Read more...

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Iron Major movie is based on Frank Cavanaugh


November 12th, 2009 - 4:01 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Worcester, Nov 11 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Frank Cavanaugh was born on April 28, 1876 born in Worcester, Massachusetts, and he was an American football head coach.Frank Cavanaugh was a visionary leader in both ... Read more...

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Marine Plane And Coast Guard Helicopter Collide Near San Clamente Island


October 30th, 2009 - 8:32 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez San Diego, Oct. 30, (THAINDIAN NEWS) A Coast Guard plane and a marine helicopter collided with each other on Thursday night, near the San Clemente island in South California. Although ... Read more...

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Liam Neeson may star in film version of The A-Team


June 10th, 2009 - 3:05 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 10 (ANI): Liam Neeson may star in the film adaptation of action adventure TV series The A-Team.The Schindler's List star is reportedly in talks to portray the role of ... Read more...

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NATO appoints new SACEUR


May 12th, 2009 - 9:40 pm ICT by admin
NATO's Defence Planning Committee has agreed to the requests from President Barack H. Obama to release General Bantz J. Craddock, United States Army from his responsibilities as Supreme Allied Commander, Europe ... Read more...

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General Craddock removed as NATO’s military head


May 12th, 2009 - 9:33 pm ICT by admin
Brussels, BELGIUM (BNO NEWS) – NATO decided on Tuesday to remove General Bantz J. Craddock as its Supreme Allied Commander, Europe, better known as NATO's military head, BNO News confirms. Craddock ... Read more...

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Marriott to reopen on Sunday in new Fort Knox of Pakistan avatar


December 25th, 2008 - 3:20 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Dec 25 (ANI): The luxury Marriott Hotel in Islamabad will be turned into the Fort Knox of Pakistan when it opens on Sunday.Peter Alex, the chief operating officer of the ... Read more...

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Diaper rash preventative can produce brilliant light best suited to human eye


December 19th, 2008 - 3:12 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 19 (ANI): A cheap and non-toxic sunburn and diaper rash preventative can become a major tool in producing brilliant light best suited to the human eye, according to Duke ... Read more...

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Joint Indo-US military exercise to counter terrorism


July 24th, 2008 - 10:08 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 24 (ANI): Indian and the United States army will undertake joint manoeuvres on counter-terrorism in Mizoram from next month.Operation Vajraprahar will be the fourth round of joint ... Read more...

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