Chinese giant pandas to fly to Paris

January 10th, 2012 - 8:13 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Jan 10 (IANS) A pair of giant pandas from China's Shichuan province will board a chartered plane coming Sunday, embarking on a journey across half the globe to Paris, ... Read more...

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Chota Cinema Centre - a window for Goan filmmakers

December 1st, 2011 - 1:38 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Dec 1 (IANS) The 42nd International Film Festival of India (IFFI) here is not just about international cinema as the spotlight is also on local filmmakers who can showcase ... Read more...

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40 militants killed in Pakistan (Lead)

March 25th, 2010 - 9:33 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, March 25 (DPA) At least 40 militants were killed Thursday in an artillery and air attack in Pakistan's restive northwestern tribal district of Orakzai near the Afghan border, a security ... Read more...

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21 Taliban militants killed in Pakistan (Second Lead)

March 24th, 2010 - 8:36 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, March 24 (DPA) Twenty-one Islamist insurgents were killed Wednesday in clashes with security forces and airstrikes targeting their hideouts in Pakistan's tribal region near the Afghan border, an official said. The ... Read more...

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Pakistani troops intensify battle against Taliban, kill 10 militants

May 8th, 2009 - 5:00 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, May 8 (IANS) Thousands of people have fled their homes in Lower Dir district in Pakistan's troubled North West Frontier Province (NWFP) as troops intensified their battle against the Taliban, ... Read more...

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Top Taliban commander Dadullah arrested in Pakistan

February 11th, 2008 - 9:34 pm ICT by admin
Islamabad, Feb 11 (ANI): Pakistani security forces have captured and wounded a top Taliban commander, Mullah Mansoor Dadullah, in a shootout on Monday, days after Islamabad denied the presence of Afghan rebels ... Read more...

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Billie Piper all set for second call-girl series

November 30th, 2007 - 6:02 pm ICT by admin
London, Nov 30 (ANI): American actress Billie Piper is all set for a second innings of the saucy series Secret Diary of a Call Girl and has reportedly signed on to reprise ... Read more...

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