war of attrition

Kashmir Congress infighting reaches new high (Kashmir Newsletter)

February 3rd, 2012 - 1:34 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Feb 3 (IANS) A bitter war of attrition between two senior Congress leaders has exposed major chinks in the party's Jammu and Kashmir unit which continues to remain ... Read more...

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End Siachen row, Pakistan and India urged

June 2nd, 2011 - 1:55 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 2 (IANS) Pakistan and India must resolve their conflict over the icy mountain peak of Siachen "and withdraw their forces from this futile war of attrition", a Pakistani ... Read more...

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Anti-Mubarak Activists ‘Becoming Divided’

February 6th, 2011 - 1:51 pm ICT by ANI
Cairo, Feb.6 (ANI): There are signs of growing divisions among anti-Mubarak demonstrators in Cairo's Tahrir (Liberation) Square.Sky News quoted two protesters -Ahmed and Omar - as saying: "We will lose so much ... Read more...

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Pak make 235 for four in reply to New Zealand’s 275 on Day 2 of first Test

January 8th, 2011 - 4:47 pm ICT by ANI
Hamilton, Jan 8 (ANI): Pakistan Test skipper Misbah-ul-Haq and Asad Shafiq's unbeaten 128-run partnership helped the visiting team reach 235 for four on the second day of the first Test against ... Read more...

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Murray muscles past tiring Cilic into Australian Open final (Roundup)

January 28th, 2010 - 7:47 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Jan 28 (DPA) Andy Murray preyed on the depleting resources of Marin Cilic, overcoming the Croat 3-6, 6-4, 6-4, 6-2 to reach the second Grand Slam final of his career ... Read more...

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British troops who fight Taliban seven times a day have double death rate than Americans

October 11th, 2009 - 1:00 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct. 11 (ANI): British troops stationed in Afghanistan are fighting the Taliban seven times a day and therefore have almost twice the death rate compared to US forces, the British ... Read more...

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Campaigning hots up, are Kashmiris listening again?

April 16th, 2009 - 11:25 am ICT by IANS
By F. Ahmed Srinagar, April 16 (IANS) As campaigning picks up for the three Lok Sabha seats from the Kashmir Valley amid boycott calls by separatists, the moot question is whether the voter ... Read more...

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British Defence Secretary likens war against Taliban, al Qaeda to Nazis

December 20th, 2008 - 12:24 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 20 (ANI): British Defence Secretary John Hutton has compared the Taliban and al-Qaeda to the Nazis, saying that the Western forces in Afghanistan are defending the countrys values as ... Read more...

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Anti-immigrant climate spurs Hispanics to vote

November 5th, 2008 - 2:51 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 4 (IANS) The immigration issue has been relegated to the back burner during the last phase of the US presidential campaign, but the hostile climate against immigrants motivated millions of ... Read more...

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Role of APHC in Kashmiri politics

January 25th, 2008 - 9:22 pm ICT by admin
Attn: News Editors/News Desks: Following is an article by Dr. Shabbir Choudhry, Chairman of Diplomatic Committee of the JKLF. We do hope it would be interest to your esteemed publication.By Dr ... Read more...

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Blairs miserable after exiting from 10, Downing Street, say friends

November 17th, 2007 - 2:12 pm ICT by admin
London, Nov.17 (ANI): One would have thought that the BlairsTony and Cherie were quite happy to leave 10, Downing Street after a decade of occupancy, but close friends say both appear quite ... Read more...

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