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2011-07-14 15:49:45

Recent advances in computer science at the University of Maryland cast fresh light on terrorism in India Recent advances in computer science at the University of Maryland's Laboratory for Computational Cultural Dynamics cast fresh light on terrorism in India, such as yesterday's coordinated attacks in Mumbai. Some important conclusions from two forthcoming papers, accepted for publication at the 2011 European Conference on Intelligence Security Informatics and the 2011 Open Source...

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2010-12-18 07:20:00

According to comments in a leaked U.S. diplomatic cable made public on Friday, U.S. officials fear lax security at Indian laboratories could make the facilities targets for terrorists seeking biological weapons to launch attacks around the world. The cable was part of a trove of documents sent from the U.S. Embassy in New Delhi that was obtained by WikiLeaks and published Friday by the British newspaper The Guardian. The leaked documents dealt with accusations of Indian torture in Kashmir,...

2009-12-16 04:36:00

STRASBOURG, France, December 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Members of the South Asia Peace Forum of the European Parliament met at Strasbourg on 16th December 2009 to review international developments of concern to the members and to plan the future activities of the forum. The members expressed considerable concern at the possibility that Afghanistan might once again be left with elements of the Taliban in power in Kabul. The members resolved that they would urge the USA, the countries of NATO...

2008-12-01 22:59:39

India was warned by the United States about a possible maritime terrorist attack a month before the carnage in Mumbai, a source told CNN. The source, a counterterrorism official, said U.S. intelligence had indicated a group might enter the country from the seas to attack Mumbai, the country's major port and the financial capital. The gunmen, who went on a massacre spree last Wednesday before their siege ended three days later, are widely believed to have entered Mumbai using rubber boats...

2008-09-17 09:00:19

At 1400 gmt on 16 September Pakistan's Geo TV News carried live its regularly scheduled "Capital Talk" program relayed from the channel's Islamabad studio. Prominent Pakistani journalist Hamid Mir is the host of the popular talk show in Pakistan. The guests were Retired Lt. Gen. Talat Masood, prominent defense analyst; Tariq Fatmi, former Pakistan ambassador to United States; Yousuf Nazar, prominent economist and columnist, who joins discussion via video link in Karachi; Retired Lt. Gen....

2008-07-14 00:00:12

Text of editorial headlined "Policy towards India, Afghanistan needs to be reviewed" published by Pakistani newspaper Jang on 10 July Afghan officials have alleged that Pakistan secret agency, the ISI [Inter-Services Intelligence], is behind the attack on the Indian Embassy in Kabul. While talking to media -- after addressing the G8 Conference -- Prime Minister Yusuf Raza Gillani has strongly rejected the blame and said that the allegation was totally baseless. We ourselves are victims of...

2006-08-22 05:07:46

By Krittivas Mukherjee MUMBAI (Reuters) - Indian police said they had foiled a possible terrorist attack in the financial hub of Mumbai after they shot dead a suspected Pakistani national and arrested another after a gun battle in the metropolis on Tuesday. The shootout came less than a month and a half after serial bomb blasts hit packed commuter trains and stations in the city, killing 186 people and wounding about 700. Acting on a tip-off, police surrounded a dilapidated building...

2006-08-21 22:42:20

By Krittivas Mukherjee MUMBAI (Reuters) - Indian police shot dead one man and arrested another in the financial hub of Mumbai on Tuesday, after making what they said was a breakthrough in last month's train bombings that killed 186 people. Acting on a tip-off, police surrounded a dilapidated building in the city center and began searching for the two suspects linked with the attacks, a senior officer said. The two were asked to surrender, but instead the men opened fired with...

2006-08-18 05:50:04

NEW DELHI (Reuters) - Pakistani President Pervez Musharraf said he was angry and disappointed that India had blamed his government for last month's bomb blasts in Mumbai, which he said was the work of "freelance terrorists." Musharraf, in an interview with Indian magazine Frontline conducted on August 1, said the accusations had been made immediately after the blasts, with "hardly any substantiated proof," as if he had ordered the attacks which killed 186 people. "This is very, very...

2006-08-15 08:26:50

ISLAMABAD (Reuters) - The decision to put the chief of an Islamic charity, designated a terrorist organization by the United States, under house arrest last week had nothing to do with an investigation into a conspiracy to blow up transatlantic airliners in mid-air, Pakistan said on Tuesday. Hafiz Muhammad Saeed, head of Jamaat-ud-Dawa, was placed under house arrest at his home in the eastern city of Lahore on Wednesday night. Just hours later news broke that British police had...


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'Call-note' is newer than 'bird-call,' which originally referred to 'an instrument for imitating the note of birds' but now also refers to 'the song or cry of a bird.'
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