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ISI considers US its worst enemy, says jailed doctor


September 11th, 2012 - 5:58 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 11 (IANS) Pakistan's powerful spy agency ISI considered the US its "worst enemy" and Islamabad's cooperation with Washington was just a sham to extract billions of dollars in ... Read more...

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Al Qaeda suspect breaches Olympic area ban five times


July 8th, 2012 - 6:49 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 8 (IANS) A 24-year-old Somali-origin man, a "potential suicide bomber" and suspected member of the Al Qaeda, defied a court order to travel near the Olympic Park ... Read more...

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‘Doctor who helped in Osama mission needs US help’


June 19th, 2012 - 10:11 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 19 (IANS) The US needs to make renewed attempts to help the jailed Pakistani doctor who led the US to Osama bin Laden, a Congressman has said.Republican Dana ... Read more...

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Al Qaeda chief al-Zawahiri is in Pakistan: Clinton


May 7th, 2012 - 12:29 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 7 (IANS) Al Qaeda's new chief Ayman al-Zawahiri is in Pakistan, US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton said here Monday.Egyptian cleric al-Zawahri, took over the organisation after Osama ... Read more...

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Al Qaeda had planned major attacks in Pakistan: CIA


April 27th, 2012 - 2:38 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, April 27 (IANS) Al Qaeda had planned to carry out major attacks in Pakistan, show documents that US Marine commandos took away from the residence of Osama bin Laden, ... Read more...

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Catfight between Osama wives: Third accuses first of betrayal


March 15th, 2012 - 6:43 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 15 (IANS) The third and youngest wife of Osama bin Laden has accused his first spouse of betraying the Al Qaeda chief and revealing his location.The two wives ... Read more...

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Did Osama hide terror codes in Bible?


February 29th, 2012 - 9:32 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 29 (IANS) Slain Al Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden kept two copies of the Bible where he wrote secret clues to future terror attacks to be conducted across ... Read more...

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Mexican drug lord will meet Osama’s fate: US


February 28th, 2012 - 2:43 pm ICT by IANS
Mexico City, Feb 28 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The US will make every effort to ensure that Mexican drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman will face the fate of Al Qaeda leader ... Read more...

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Jessica Buchanan to arrive in a commercial flight from Somalia


January 31st, 2012 - 12:02 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Mogadishu, Jan 30 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Jessica Buchanan, the American aid worker who was dramatically rescued by the US Navy SEALs in the Somalia, is scheduled to arrive in the United States on ... Read more...

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Pakistan scrambled jet to intercept Indian chopper


October 24th, 2011 - 1:47 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Oct 24 (IANS) Pakistan had scrambled a fighter jet after an Indian helicopter flew into its territory and the chopper was warned that it would be fired at if ... Read more...

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Spaniard to sue FBI for using his image in Osama poster


October 12th, 2011 - 11:50 am ICT by IANS
Madrid, Oct 12 (IANS/EFE) Spanish lawmaker Gaspar Llamazares, spokesman for the United Left coalition, plans to sue the US Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) for using his image to create ... Read more...

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Osama probe panel retraces US choppers’ route


September 14th, 2011 - 3:02 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Sep 14 (IANS) The Pakistani commission probing the American commando raid in Abbottabad to take out Al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden has flown over the likely route taken ... Read more...

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Al Qaeda chief wants ‘9/11′ of his own


September 10th, 2011 - 7:25 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 10 (IANS) Ayman al-Zawahiri, the successor to Al Qaeda's founder Osama bin Laden, on the 10th anniversary of the deadly 9/11 strike has ordered an attack to "cement ... Read more...

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Osama plotted attack on 10th anniversary of 9/11


July 15th, 2011 - 6:09 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 15 (IANS) Osama bin Laden was plotting an attack on the US this year on the 10th anniversary of the Sep 11, 2001, deadly attacks, a media ... Read more...

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Pakistan apex court judge to head Osama probe panel


June 21st, 2011 - 12:01 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 20 (IANS) Pakistan's Supreme Court Monday accepted the government's request to allow Justice Javed Iqbal to head the probe into former Al Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden's ... Read more...

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Four dead in Peshawar suicide bombing (Lead, changing dateline)


May 25th, 2011 - 11:22 am ICT by IANS
Peshawar, May 25 (IANS) Four policemen were killed and 28 people injured when a suicide bomber rammed his vehicle packed with explosives into a police station in this Pakistani ... Read more...

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US consulate vehicles targeted in Peshawar blast, one dead (Second Lead)


May 20th, 2011 - 1:40 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, May 20 (IANS) At least one person was killed and 10 people, including two Americans, were injured Friday in a powerful explosion that targeted US consulate vehicles in ... Read more...

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Respect Pakistan’s sovereignty, China tells US


May 19th, 2011 - 12:47 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, May 19 (IANS) China has told the US to respect Pakistan's sovereignty and understand its problems, it was reported here.Dawn reported that during a meeting with Prime Minister ... Read more...

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China hopes to see US-Pakistani ties improve: daily


May 18th, 2011 - 4:23 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, May 18 (IANS) Beijing hopes to see US-Pakistan relations improve, a Chinese daily said Wednesday as Pakistani Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani's visits China a fortnight after Osama ... Read more...

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Hillary revealed nothing about Osama raid: Bill Clinton


May 14th, 2011 - 4:54 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 14 (IANS) US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton revealed nothing before the raid in Pakistan that killed Osama bin Laden, and kept even her husband, Bill, in ... Read more...

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Disclose Pakistan army budget to parliament: Sharif


May 14th, 2011 - 3:57 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, May 14 (IANS) Former prime minister Nawaz Sharif, who heads the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N), Saturday demanded that the budget of the country's army and intelligence agencies should ... Read more...

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Al Qaeda-linked outfit threatens Obama’s grandmother


May 13th, 2011 - 9:33 pm ICT by IANS
New York, May 13 (IANS) An Al Qaeda-linked outfit has threatened to take out US President Barack Obama's grandmother in Kenya in retaliation for the US special forces raid ... Read more...

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`Pakistan stands to gain from Osama’s death’


May 13th, 2011 - 11:22 am ICT by IANS
Toronto, May 13 (IANS) Pakistan "stands to gain" from the death of Osama bin Laden and an early withdrawal of US-led NATO forces will only help Islamabad realise its ... Read more...

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Dawood is hiding in Pakistan: India (Lead)


May 12th, 2011 - 11:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 12 (IANS) Pakistan's persistent denials - including one this week - notwithstanding, India Thursday maintained that mobster Dawood Ibrahim, one of the most wanted fugitives, lives ... Read more...

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India to keep engaging with Pakistan: Chidambaram


May 12th, 2011 - 7:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 12 (IANS) Home Minister P. Chidambaram Thursday said India would keep talking to Pakistan even though New Delhi firmly believes that the perpetrators of the 2008 ... Read more...

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Probe how US choppers flew undetected: Pakistani daily


May 9th, 2011 - 11:58 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, May 9 (IANS) An inquiry is needed to look into "gaps in the defence and security system" that allowed US helicopters to fly deep inside Pakistan undetected during the ... Read more...

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India capable of doing an Abbottabad, but show restraint: Experts


May 8th, 2011 - 1:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 8 (IANS) India has a long list of most-wanted living in Pakistan and can pull off an Abbottabad-like covert operation, but it should show restraint, say defence ... Read more...

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Without internet, phone, Osama depended on couriers: NYT


May 8th, 2011 - 1:09 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 8 (IANS) US officials believe that Osama bin Laden spent many hours on the computer in his Abbottabad house in Pakistan, relying on couriers to bring him ... Read more...

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Obama congratulates team that killed Osama


May 7th, 2011 - 5:08 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 7 (IANS/EFE) President Barack Obama traveled Friday to a military base in Kentucky to congratulate the team of US Navy SEALs who took part in the raid ... Read more...

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Osama raid stealth chopper secrets may reach China: Report


May 6th, 2011 - 2:36 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 6 (IANS) There are concerns that the secrets of the stealth helicopter used by US commandos to storm Al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden's Pakistan hideout may reach ... Read more...

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If sovereignty is breached, US ties will be reviewed: Kayani


May 5th, 2011 - 11:27 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, May 5 (IANS) Stinging from the US commando strike in Abbottabad to kill Osama bin Laden, Pakistan Army chief General Ashfaq Parvez Kayani Thursday decided to minimise the US ... Read more...

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Only a naked Osama would have been spared the bullet


May 5th, 2011 - 7:50 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 5 (IANS) Al Qaeda chief Osama Bin Laden, who was killed by US Navy Seals in a commando strike earlier this week in Pakistan, might only have been ... Read more...

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Yemen-based Al Awlaki may succeed Osama


May 5th, 2011 - 6:49 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 5 (IANS) A Yemen-based Anwar al Awlaki is tipped to succeed Al Qaeda chief Osama Bin Laden, who was killed earlier this week in Pakistan by US Navy ... Read more...

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Shots at chest, forehead killed Obama, US looks at seized material (Lead)


May 5th, 2011 - 3:41 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 5 (IANS) The US was reviewing the evidence gathered in Pakistan following the raid on the hideout of Osama bin Laden who was killed by rapid-fire shots to ... Read more...

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Bin Laden’s phone numbers to help US get biggest intelligence windfall?


May 5th, 2011 - 12:43 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 5(ANI): The US secret raid on Al-Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden's home in Pakistan's Abbottabad city has reportedly produced what could be the biggest intelligence windfall since the September 11, ... Read more...

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