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US drones kill 6 militants in Pakistan

US drones kill 6 militants in Pakistan

Islamabad, Sep 1 ,2012: Stepping up strikes on the Haqqani network in Pakistan’s lawless tribal areas, US drones targeted a compound, killing at least six suspected militants, officials and local…

Clinton says Pacific big enough for US, China

Clinton says Pacific big enough for US, China

Avarua (Cook Islands), Sep 1, 2012: Secretary of State Hillary Clinton vowed the United States would remain active in the South Pacific for the “long haul” but said the region…

Obama appoints Indian American to key administration post

Obama appoints Indian American to key administration post

Washington, Sep 1, 2012: US President Barack Obama has announced to appoint eminent Indian American, Romesh Wadhwani, to a key administration post by making him board of trustees of the…

Militarisation of Syrian conflict would worsen crisis: India

Militarisation of Syrian conflict would worsen crisis: India

United Nations, Friday, Aug 31, 2012: India has asked the international community to send a united message to the Syrian parties to give up their military approach, emphasising that further…

Most Americans predict Obama will win prez election

Most Americans predict Obama will win prez election

Washington, Tuesday, Aug 28, 2012: Majority of Americans believe that President Barack Obama will win the November presidential elections, even as series of latest opinion polls have thrown out a…

17 party-goers ‘found beheaded’ in Afghan village

17 party-goers ‘found beheaded’ in Afghan village

Kandahar, Monday, Aug 27, 2012:  Fifteen men and two women were found beheaded in Afghanistan’s southern Helmand province on Monday, punishment meted out by Taliban insurgents for a mixed-sex party…

Ashraf gets 3-week reprieve as Pak SC adjourns contempt case

Ashraf gets 3-week reprieve as Pak SC adjourns contempt case

Islamabad, Monday, Aug 27, 2012: Prime Minister Raja Pervez Ashraf on Monday got a three-week reprieve from Pakistan’s Supreme Court in a contempt of court case after judges accepted his…

Neil Armstrong passes away

Neil Armstrong passes away

Washington, Sunday, Aug 26, 2012: Neil Armstrong, the legendary US astronaut, who in 1969 took “one giant leap for mankind” by becoming the first man to set foot on the…

Trial of 26/11 suspects adjourned for a week in Pakistan

Trial of 26/11 suspects adjourned for a week in Pakistan

Islamabad, Saturday, Aug 25, 2012:  The trial of seven Pakistani men, including Lashkar-e-Taiba commander Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi, charged with involvement in the 2008 Mumbai attacks was today adjourned for a…

Empire State Building shooter held grudge against his victim

Empire State Building shooter held grudge against his victim

New York, Saturday, Aug 25, 2012:  An accessories designer, who gunned down his former co-worker near the Empire State Building, had held a grudge against his victim for years and…