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US not to negotiate with Al-Qaeda over hostage


May 8th, 2012 - 4:01 am ICT by IANS
Washington, May 8 (IANS) The White House has declined to negotiate with Al-Qaeda about an elderly US hostage, kidnapped from Pakistan and being held by the militant group since last ... Read more...

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Al-Qaeda says it is holding US hostage (Second Lead, Changing dateline)


December 2nd, 2011 - 8:59 am ICT by IANS
London, Dec 2 (IANS) A US aid worker has been held hostage by Al-Qaeda, the terror group's chief Ayman al-Zawahiri stated Thursday in a video.Warren Weinstein was kidnapped from ... Read more...

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Al-Qaeda says it is holding US hostage (Lead)


December 2nd, 2011 - 8:47 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 2 (IANS) A US aid worker has been held hostage by Al-Qaeda, the extremist group's chief Ayman al-Zawahiri stated Thursday in a video.Warren Weinstein was ... Read more...

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Al-Qaeda holding US aid worker hostage in Pakistan


December 2nd, 2011 - 7:46 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 2 (IANS) A US aid worker has been held hostage by Al-Qaeda, the extremist group's leader Ayman al-Zawahiri said Thursday in a statement seen by US website monitors.He ... Read more...

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Abducted American rescued in Pakistan (Lead)


August 25th, 2011 - 3:02 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 25 (IANS) An American who was kidnapped from his home in Lahore has been rescued, a media report said.Warren Weinstein, 63, was kidnapped at gunpoint Aug 13 from ... Read more...

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Ensure safe recovery of abducted American: US to Pakistan


August 19th, 2011 - 3:14 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 19 (IANS) The US has told Pakistan to ensure safe recovery of its national who was abducted from Lahore.Warren Weinstein, 63, was kidnapped Aug 13 from his ... Read more...

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US national’s kidnapper’s sketch released


August 19th, 2011 - 1:38 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 19 (IANS) Police in Pakistan Thursday released a sketch of a man accused of being involved in the kidnapping of US national Warren Weinstein.The sketch shows an ... Read more...

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US begins probe into American’s abduction in Pakistan


August 18th, 2011 - 1:44 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 18 (IANS) US has begin its own investigation into the kidnapping of an American in Lahore.Warren Weinstein, 63, was kidnapped Aug 13 from his home in Lahore city ... Read more...

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American’s abduction: Suspects’ sketches being prepared


August 17th, 2011 - 1:24 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 17 (IANS) The sketches of a couple of suspects were being prepared over the kidnapping of a US national in Lahore, police said.Warren Weinstein, 63, was kidnapped Aug ... Read more...

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FBI may look for American abducted in Pakistan


August 16th, 2011 - 3:17 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 16 (IANS) US Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) may be asked to probe the kidnapping of an American national in Lahore, a media report said Tuesday.Warren Weinstein, ... Read more...

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US objects to Americans’ harassment in Pakistan


August 14th, 2011 - 1:07 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 14 (IANS) The US has expressed concern over Americans' harassment in Pakistan and sought withdrawal of no-objection certificates required for US envoys' movement. This came as an American ... Read more...

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New book says sex scene in movie ‘Don’t Look Now’ was real


March 24th, 2011 - 4:12 pm ICT by ANI
Los Angeles, Mar 24 (ANI): A new book has claimed that the sex scene in 1973 occult thriller 'Don't Look Now' starring Donald Sutherland and Julie Christie, really took place.Former Variety editor ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

50 Cent On Kanye West And Jay-Z Joint Venture


January 18th, 2011 - 6:42 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
The fans have been eagerly waiting for the joint venture of their favourite American rappers Kanye West and Jay-Z. The duo will soon release their joint album titled ‘Watch the ... Read more...

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Vikram Kumar directs Vijay’s 53rd film


September 3rd, 2010 - 2:45 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 3, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Vikram Kumar's debut directorial "Alai' starring Simbhu and Trisha in lead roles didn't yield him favorable results. Nearly after 5 year of long sabbatical gap, director ... Read more...

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Did end of smallpox vaccination trigger explosive HIV spread?


May 18th, 2010 - 4:15 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 18 (IANS) The end of smallpox vaccination in the mid-20th century may have contributed to the rapid spread of HIV, a new study says. Smallpox immunisation was gradually withdrawn from the ... Read more...

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End of smallpox vaccination ‘led to the explosive spread of HIV’


May 18th, 2010 - 4:07 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 18 (ANI): The end of smallpox vaccination in the mid-20th century could be responsible for a loss of protection that lead to the rapid contemporary spread of HIV, according to ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Leona Lewis And Boyfriend Lou Al-Chamaa Face Assault During Book Signing Spree


October 15th, 2009 - 9:15 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Oct. 15, (THAINDIAN NEWS) An unpleasant situation greeted British singer Leona Lewis and her boyfriend, Lou Al-Chamaa at a book singing event yesterday, when a fan made a leap at ... Read more...

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Chess word’s biggest rivals Gary Kasparov and Anatoly Karpov to play again


September 22nd, 2009 - 6:13 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep. 22 (ANI): The arch-rivals of world chess, Garry Kasparov and Anatoly Karpov, are set to take on each other after a gap of nineteen years when they meet in Spain. ... Read more...

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Ponzi King Madoff had flings with numerous secretaries


August 18th, 2009 - 5:59 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Aug.18 (ANI): Jailed Ponzi King Bernie Madoff had flings with numerous secretaries that frequently ended with hush-hush settlements, according to Jerry Oppenheimer's new book, "Madoff With the Money."The New ... Read more...

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Sheryl Weinstein’s extramarital game with conman


August 14th, 2009 - 6:48 pm ICT by IBNS
Aug 14 (IBNS) The accountant Sheryl Weinstein had an extramarital affair with Bernard Madoff, currently a conman behind bars, whom she had blamed in public for stealing her family’s savings.The secret has ... Read more...

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Ex Jewish charity CFO had a roaring affair with Ponzi KIng Madoff


August 14th, 2009 - 2:06 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Aug.14 (ANI): The chief financial officer of the Hadassah, a Jewish volunteer organization, is said to have had a rip roaring affair with New York Ponzi King Bernard L. ... Read more...

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Nicole Kidman looking for hideaway home in London


July 11th, 2008 - 5:34 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, July 11 (ANI): Australian sensation Nicole Kidman is busy these days finding a hideaway home in London for her family.The Bewitched star, whos currently in the UKs capital for a ... Read more...

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Robotic surgery effective in removal of cancer involving the tonsils


December 18th, 2007 - 7:27 pm ICT by admin
Washington, December 18 (ANI): Researchers at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, say that a new robotic surgical technique called transoral robotic surgery (TORS) has shown some promise for the removal of cancer ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

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