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London oil executive linked to 9/11 hijackers


February 18th, 2012 - 11:20 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 18 (IANS) A Saudi man accused of associating with 9/11 hijackers and who disappeared from his home in the US a few weeks before the attacks in 2001, ... Read more...

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Nathan Eccleston to be investigated for his 9/11 comments


September 14th, 2011 - 9:06 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Sept 14 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Liverpool Football Club has announced that they have commenced investigation into the claims by striker Nathan Eccleston on Twitter. The 20-year-old wrote on the anniversary of the ... Read more...

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George W. Bush reveals his most nervous moment of presidency


September 13th, 2011 - 8:13 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington, Sept 13 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Former US President George Walker Bush has revealed the most nervous moment of his presidency. The former president is featured in a TIME documentary titled “Beyond 9/11: ... Read more...

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10th anniversary of 9/11 attack marked by 911 memorial


September 12th, 2011 - 9:54 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Sept 12 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The United States marked the 10th anniversary of the worst terrorist attack in the country’s history on Sunday. More than 3,000 people were killed and several ... Read more...

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9/11: World no safer than 10 years back, says Chinese daily


September 9th, 2011 - 1:56 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Sep 9 (IANS) Two terrorist attacks - one in India and the other in Pakistan - show that the world is no safer than it was 10 years ago ... Read more...

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Fact sheet on Norway


July 23rd, 2011 - 6:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 23 (IANS) Norway, which has played a key role in peacemaking efforts in Indonesia and Sri Lanka in the past, fell victim to its worst terrorist attack ... Read more...

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Canada unveils Kanishka Project to honour Air India victims


June 24th, 2011 - 10:24 am ICT by IANS
Ottawa, June 24 (IANS) To mark the 26th anniversary of the Air India bombing Thursday, Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper unveiled a new memorial to the 329 victims and announced ... Read more...

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‘Pakistan must give up its double game’


May 24th, 2011 - 12:15 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, May 24 (IANS) Pakistan must give up its "double game", a Pakistani daily said Tuesday, observing that "some members of the armed forces may have been involved in providing ... Read more...

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Kanishka victims did not get justice: Canadian judge


May 11th, 2011 - 12:03 am ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, May 10 (IANS) Former Canadian Supreme Court judge John C. Major, who headed the commission that probed the 1985 bombing of the Air India aircraft Kanishka, Tuesday expressed dissatisfaction ... Read more...

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Spanish embassies tighten security after Osama’s death


May 4th, 2011 - 11:40 am ICT by IANS
Madrid, May 4 (IANS/EFE) Spain will step up security at its embassies in Africa, Afganistan and Pakistan following the death of Al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden, Deputy Prime Minister ... Read more...

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Obama signs $4bn compensation bill for 9/11 ill rescue workers


January 3rd, 2011 - 3:42 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 3 (ANI): US President Barack Obama has reportedly signed into law a bill to compensate emergency workers who fell ill following rescue and clean-up efforts during the 9/11 attacks ... Read more...

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Obama to mark 9/11 at Pentagon


September 8th, 2010 - 12:03 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 7 (DPA) US President Barack Obama will hold a memorial service at the Pentagon Saturday to mark the ninth anniversary of the worst terrorist attack ever on the US, ... Read more...

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Mosque to come up near 9/11 site amid opposition (Lead)


August 4th, 2010 - 4:51 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Aug 4 (IANS) The way has been cleared for converting a property near 'ground zero' in New York into an Islamic community centre and mosque. However, everyone is not ... Read more...

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Way cleared for mosque near 9/11 ‘ground zero’


August 4th, 2010 - 3:04 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Aug 4 (IANS) Decks have been cleared for converting a property near 'ground zero' in New York into an Islamic community centre and mosque with a city commission ... Read more...

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‘Train sabotage in Bengal has global security implications’


June 16th, 2010 - 1:32 pm ICT by IANS
By Quaid Najmi Mumbai, June 16 (IANS) A US-based security organisation has termed the May 28 Howrah-Mumbai express train sabotage in West Bengal as India's "worst terrorist attack" on a train since 2006 ... Read more...

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Bill Clinton’s Thoughts on Oklahoma City Bombing Anniversary


April 19th, 2010 - 10:16 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Apr 19 (THAINDIAN NEWS) It has been fifteen years since a bomb ripped through the federal building in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. It was the worst terrorist attack on US soil which had ... Read more...

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Obama calls Medvedev to condemn Moscow blasts


March 30th, 2010 - 5:44 am ICT by IANS
Washington, March 30 (DPA) US President Barack Obama telephoned Russian President Dmitry Medvedev Monday to offer condolences following the suicide attacks on Moscow's metro system that left at least 38 people ... Read more...

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Twin suicide bombings kill 38 in Moscow subway stations (Fifth lead)


March 29th, 2010 - 10:08 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, March 28 (DPA) Twin suicide bombings in Moscow's busy Metro subway during the morning rush hour killed 38 people Monday in the worst terrorist attack in the Russian capital in ... Read more...

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Suspected mastermind of Buenos Aires bombing set to become Iran’s Defence Minister


September 2nd, 2009 - 4:13 pm ICT by ANI
Tehran, Sep. 2 (ANI): The suspected mastermind of Argentina's worst terrorist attack is set to become Iran's defence minister.General Ahmad Vahidi, a wanted by Interpol for masterminding Buenos Aires Jewish ... Read more...

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Huge crowd greets Lockerbie bomber in Libya (Lead)


August 21st, 2009 - 6:36 pm ICT by IANS
Tripoli, Aug 21 (DPA) The Libyan man convicted of the 1988 Lockerbie bombing in which 270 people were killed arrived in Tripoli Thursday night after being freed by a Scottish justice ... Read more...

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Spain remains important base for terrorists, says US


May 1st, 2009 - 1:14 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 1 (EFE) Spain remains an important transit and logistical base for terrorist organisations operating in western Europe, the US State Department has said in a report. The Spanish government and the ... Read more...

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Mumbai flights running on time


November 27th, 2008 - 11:01 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 27 (IANS) Domestic and international flights in and out of Mumbai were operating normally Thursday, airport officials said here as the city woke up to its worst terrorist attack that ... Read more...

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Pakistan probes mystery of US Marines’ steel boxes in Marriott


September 23rd, 2008 - 3:33 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Sep 23 (IANS) Pakistani authorities are trying to "solve the riddle" of US Marines and their mysterious steel cases that were shifted to the Marriott Hotel four days before it was ... Read more...

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Pakistan President Zardari leaves to attend UN session


September 21st, 2008 - 4:34 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Sep 21 (DPA) Pakistani President Asif Ali Zardari Sunday left Islamabad to attend the 63rd UN General Assembly session, a day after the country's worst terrorist attack took place in the ... Read more...

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Remembering September 11


September 9th, 2008 - 11:03 pm ICT by David M N James
Seven years down the line, the American society is commemorating the worst terrorist attack they have ever witnessed and experienced in their lives.Numerous people are planning to assemble at the Staten Island, ... Read more...

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Four years on, Russia remembers Beslan school tragedy


September 1st, 2008 - 7:08 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Sep 1 (RIA Novosti) Russia Monday marked the fourth anniversary of the Beslan school tragedy in which 331 people, including 186 schoolchildren, were killed by separatist militants of Chechnya. During the ... Read more...

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Hamas backtracks on Jerusalem attack claim


March 8th, 2008 - 5:27 pm ICT by admin
RIA Novosti Gaza, March 8 (RIA Novosti) Palestinian radical group Hamas has backtracked on its earlier claim that it was responsible for Thursday's shooting in a Jerusalem seminary that left eight dead and ... Read more...

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