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Missiles to be deployed at six London sites to protect Olympics

May 1st, 2012 - 3:16 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 1 (IANS) The British ministry of defence (MOD) has identified six sites in the east of London for deployment of ground-to-air missile batteries to protect the Olympic and ... Read more...

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London mayor joins preparation for 2012 Games

March 17th, 2012 - 6:03 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 17 (IANS) The Mayor of London, Boris Johnson, joined "Team London Ambassadors" for the first public unveiling of the eye-catching uniforms they will wear when they welcome the ... Read more...

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British police to guard schoolkids from street robbery

September 5th, 2011 - 7:37 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 5 (IANS) With incidents of street robbery becoming commonplace in Britain, at least 1,000 policemen will be deployed to safeguard schoolchildren on London streets while travelling to and ... Read more...

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12 more security bunkers in Srinagar to go

February 17th, 2011 - 11:24 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Feb 17 (IANS) The Jammu and Kashmir government Thursday decided to remove 12 more bunkers of security forces from Srinagar city as part of Chief Minister Omar Abdullah's plans to reduce ... Read more...

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Clarke determined to put his mark on Oz team in Sydney Test

January 2nd, 2011 - 3:25 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan 2 (ANI): Stand-in captain Michael Clarke is determined to take control of the team in the final Ashes Test at the SCG.There will surely be surprises awaiting Clarke too ... Read more...

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‘US manufactured fake bomb found on German flight was to test airport security’

November 20th, 2010 - 12:47 pm ICT by ANI
Berlin, Nov 20 (ANI): German interior minister Thomas de Maziere has said that a fake bomb found on an Air Berlin flight in Namibia was manufactured by a US company that specialises ... Read more...

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Australian cops alert as Facebook chatter hints racial brawl

August 6th, 2010 - 1:13 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Aug 6 (IANS) Police intensified patrolling in this Australian city following chatter on social network site Facebook about possible racial violence involving teenagers.Facebook is buzzing with talk that a wild ... Read more...

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New Zealand now ‘more than impressed’ with security for Delhi Commonwealth Games

March 21st, 2010 - 1:12 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, Mar 21 (ANI): New Zealand chef de mission Dave Currie is now satisfied with the security for the Commonwealth Games, and said this is among the the higher levels of security ... Read more...

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IAF’s UN peacekeeping contingent leaves for Congo

November 18th, 2009 - 10:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 18 (IANS) The sixth batch of the Indian Aviation Contingent (IAC) Wednesday left on a UN peacekeeping mission in Congo. Consisting of 243 air warriors, including 37 officers, the contingent ... Read more...

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Suspicious package investigated at Times Square

September 16th, 2009 - 8:22 pm ICT by BNO News
NEW YORK CITY (BNO NEWS) -- Emergency services are investigating a report of a suspicious package at Times Square in New York City, officials told BNO News on Wednesday morning.Spokespersons for the ... Read more...

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Chavez - 10 years in power as an international maverick

January 31st, 2009 - 11:56 am ICT by IANS
Buenos Aires, Jan 31 (DPA) Controversial Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez will celebrate 10 years in power Monday and has made it clear that he has no plans to leave anytime soon.Chavez, who ... Read more...

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Poland takes over security of Afghanistan’s Ghazni province

April 18th, 2008 - 9:09 pm ICT by admin
DPA Warsaw, April 18 (DPA) Polish Defence Minister Bogdan Klich confirmed Friday that his country will take over security responsibility for the southern Afghan province of Ghazni, the PAP news agency reported. The ... Read more...

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