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  • 'Purani Jeans' cast walk for designer Sulakshana Monga at WIFW 30-03-2014 11:30 AM

    New Delhi: Debutantes Tanuj Virwani, Aditya Seal and 'Sixteen' actress Izabelle Leite - the starcast of upcoming film 'Purani Jeans'- became the showstoppers for designer Sulakshana Monga on the day four of ongoing Wills Lifestyle India Fashion Week (WLIFW) Autumn/Winter 2014. The newcomers on the ramp did not look nervous...
  • US panel seeks declassification review of Abbottabad documents 22-11-2013 03:03 PM

    Washington: A key US Congressional panel has sought a declassification review of documents collected by Navy SEALs in Abbottabad, Pakistan where al Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden was killed in a daring raid in 2011. The House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence on Thursday passed the Fiscal Year 2014 Intelligence...
  • HC orders GDA to seal commercial buildings in residential areas 27-09-2013 09:44 PM

    Allahabad High Court has directed the Ghaziabad Development Authority to seal all buildings in residential areas that have been leased out to banks, private schools, nursing homes or put to any other commercial use. "We direct the Ghaziabad Development Authority (GDA) to seal all buildings/shops running commercial activities such as...
  • Pak's obsession with India led to Osama raid: Report 10-07-2013 09:42 PM

    Islamabad: US Navy SEALs were able to sneak into Pakistan covertly to kill Osama bin Laden because of advanced American stealth technology and the Pakistani military's obsession with India. The leaked report of the Abbottabad Commission said India remained the focus of Pakistan's military "despite a growing American threat including...
  • Heidi Klum got into a public spat with boyfriend? 12-06-2013 09:38 AM

    New York: German supermodel Heidi Klum reportedly got into a public argument with boyfriend Martin Kristen while dining at The Spotted Pig eatery, here. The 40-year-old and her bodyguard lover were dining at the New York eatery with a friend Sunday when the argument took place and Klum is said...
  • Osama's body was washed before being buried at sea 22-11-2012 08:12 AM

    Washington: Internal emails among US military officers indicate that no sailors watched Osama bin Laden's burial at sea from the USS Carl Vinson and traditional Islamic procedures were followed during the ceremony. The emails, obtained by The Associated Press through the Freedom of Information Act, are heavily blacked out, but...
  • 7 US Navy SEALs punished for revealing secrets 09-11-2012 12:42 PM

    Washington: Seven members of the secretive Navy SEAL Team 6, including one involved in the mission to get Osama bin Laden, have been punished for disclosing classified information, senior Navy officials said on Thursday. Four other SEALs are under investigation for similar alleged violations, one official said. The SEALs are...
  • Seven Navy SEALS punished for leaking info for videogame 09-11-2012 12:32 PM

    Washington: Seven members of an elite US Navy SEAL team, including one who participated in the raid that killed al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden, have been reprimanded for disclosing classified material while helping produce a videogame, officials said on Thursday. All seven of the special operations forces who were...
  • Bin Laden raid film opens in US, viewed by millions 06-11-2012 01:59 PM

    New Delhi: Just in nick of the time for US Presidential elections, the first film on US commando raid that killed Al-Qaeda leader Osama Bin Laden in May 2011 was premiered on the US cable channel. Titled SEAL Team Six: The Raid on Osama bin Laden, the 90 minute film...
  • No sealing in Delhi till March 2012: SC 03-01-2012 04:54 PM

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Tuesday extended till March its order staying the sealing of unauthorised commercial units operating in residential localities in the national capital and asked the authorities to ensure that no fresh encroachments or regularisations were permitted during the period. A bench of justices G S...
  • Zawahiri set up Osama bin Laden: Book 08-11-2011 09:35 AM

    Washington: Eager to become the leader of al Qaeda, the then number two Aymen Zawahiri set up Osama bin Laden by repeatedly sending a courier to his hiding place in Abbottabad who had been interrogated by the CIA, a new book by a former SEAL has claimed. "Despite knowing that...
  • US jury finds Navy SEAL guilty in weapons case 08-10-2011 02:44 AM

    Las Vegas: A federal jury on Friday found an active-duty Navy SEAL guilty on 13 of 15 charges alleging he smuggled machine guns and explosives from Iraq and Afghanistan and conspired with three convicted co-defendants to sell them in the United States. The jury returned the verdict in US District...
  • Al Qaeda's No 2 reported killed by US in Pak 28-08-2011 04:36 PM

    Washington: US and Pakistani officials said on Saturday that al Qaeda's second-in-command, Atiyah Abd al-Rahman, has been killed in Pakistan, delivering another big blow to a terrorist group that the US believes to be on the verge of defeat. Al-Rahman was killed on Monday in the lawless Pakistani tribal region...
  • No media coverage of return of slain troops: US 09-08-2011 01:36 PM

    Washington: The media coverage of an event to mark the return of the bodies of 30 elite US troops killed in Afghanistan after their chopper was shot down by Taliban has been denied by the Pentagon, saying that there were "no identifiable remains" of these soldiers. Given the nature of...
  • Obama pledges to press on in Afghan war 09-08-2011 02:51 AM

    Washington: President Barack Obama pledged on Monday to forge ahead with his Afghan war strategy and the Pentagon sought to dispel fears of a Taliban resurgence after militants shot down a helicopter killing 30 US troops, mainly elite Navy SEALs. Saturday's crash was the deadliest incident for US forces since...
  • 22 US Navy SEALs killed in Afghan crash 07-08-2011 10:19 PM

    Kabul: The US Navy SEALs and other troops whose helicopter was shot down in eastern Afghanistan had rushed to the mountainous area to help a US Army Ranger unit that was under fire from insurgents, two US officials said on Sunday. The rescue team had completed the mission, subduing the...
  • New details emerge on Osama's sea burial 01-08-2011 09:59 PM

    New York: New details have emerged on how US navy SEALs gave Osama bin Laden a 'blunt' sea burial to end his myth, after they killed the al Qaeda chief during a raid in Pakistan's garrison town of Abbottabad. The SEALs planned disposal of bin Laden's body on the basis...
  • Pakistan college contest: praise for bin Laden 02-07-2011 12:44 AM

    Lahore: Two months after the covert US raid that killed Osama bin Laden, posters emblazoned with images of the burning World Trade Center towers appeared at the country's largest university advertising a literary contest to glorify the slain al-Qaida chief. The poem and essay competition at the prestigious Punjab University...
  • Al-Zawahri succeeds bin Laden as al-Qaida leader 17-06-2011 12:39 AM

    Cairo: Osama bin Laden's longtime deputy Ayman al-Zawahri, a fiery ideologue who is known for his deep hatred of the West and helped plan the 9/11 attacks, has taken control of al-Qaida after the death of the terror network's founder, the group said on Thursday. Al-Zawahri, an Egyptian-born surgeon, has...
  • Bin Laden files prompt new scrutiny 10-06-2011 12:40 AM

    Washington: Everyone Osama bin Laden ever wrote to, spoke to or even mentioned in the volumes of correspondence seized from his Pakistan hideout is under new scrutiny, US officials say. Surveillance has been stepped up on possible terrorist targets around the world, as intelligence experts near the end of decrypting...
  • MF Husain's 'Sixth Seal' on sale in London 29-05-2011 01:03 PM

    London: Two significant paintings of legends MF Husain and SH Raza will be the highlights of a Sotheby's auction here next week that is expected to fetch in excess of 2.8 million pounds. Sotheby's sale of South Asian Modern and Contemporary Art on May 31 Comprises 62 lots, several with...
  • Headley wanted assignment in Kashmir: Document 26-05-2011 01:07 AM

    Washington: After completing training in LeT camps in Pakistan, Mumbai attacks co-accused David Headley wanted an assignment in Kashmir, according to the federal document unsealed by the court. The document unsealed at the request of the Chicago Tribune showed that he was not given his favourite assignment, as the Lashkar...
  • Pakistan returns US helicopter from Osama raid 24-05-2011 10:55 PM

    Washington: Pakistan has returned to the United States wreckage of a US helicopter destroyed during the raid that killed Osama bin Laden, a Pentagon official told on Tuesday. The delivery of the wreckage meets a key US demand of Pakistan in the wake the May 2 mission to kill the...
  • US shows off warship that buried bin Laden 15-05-2011 10:19 AM

    Aboard the USS Carl Vinson: US officials welcomed visitors on Sunday to the USS Carl Vinson warship, from which Osama bin Laden's body was buried at sea, but did not discuss the ultra-secretive attack that killed him, reflecting America's concern over possible retaliation. US defense officials were taking measures to...