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Government conducts search and rescue training in Uttarakhand  Nov 20, 4:05 pm
Nainital (Uttarakhand), Nov. 20 (ANI): The disaster management department of Uttarakhand on Wednesday trained firemen for search and rescue operations with Uttarakhand having witnessed one of the worst natural disasters last year.
US says Haqqani network, Pak Taliban as much threat to security as any other terror group  Nov 19, 2:31 pm
Karachi, Nov 19 (ANI): A day after Pakistan's National Security Adviser Sartaj Aziz said that they should not target militant groups that do not pose "a direct threat" to the nation, the United States Department sought to remind Pakistan that all militant outfits including, the Haqqani network and the Taliban, were as much a threat to regional and international security as any other terror outfit.
U.S. State Department shuts down e-mail system after hackers attack its computers  Nov 17, 9:32 am
Washington, Nov.17 (ANI): Computers at the U.S. State Department have reportedly been hacked, and its technicians have taken the unprecedented step of shutting down the entire unclassified e-mail system to repair possible damage caused by the hacker attack.
US spurns Russian TV reports that accuse Ukraine of downing MH17  Nov 16, 3:43 pm
London, Nov 16 (ANI): The U.S. state department has snubbed Russian TV reports that claimed that a Ukrainian fighter jet downed Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 as "preposterous" while describing the images backing the claim as "crude fakes."
Pak army spurns Pentagon's `baseless, malicious` report accusing Islamabad of waging `proxy wars`  Nov 16, 11:56 am
Karachi, Nov 16 (ANI): The Pakistan army has reportedly termed a report released by the U.S. Defence Department, accusing Pakistan of using "proxy forces to hedge against the loss of influence in Afghanistan and to counter India's superior military," as "baseless, malicious, demoralising and contrary to ground realities."
U.S. spying on thousands of citizens' cellphones in hunt for criminal suspects  Nov 14, 2:23 pm
New York, Nov 14 (ANI): The United States Justice department is spying on thousands of American citizens by scooping data from their cellphones in a hunt for criminal suspects that is snagging a number of innocent people, according to those familiar with the operations.
U.S seeks equality for India's LGBT community  Nov 14, 12:12 pm
New Delhi, Nov. 14 (ANI): Under Secretary for Civilian Security, Democracy and Human Rights at the US State department, Sarah Sewall, has pushed for an end to discrimination against the Lesbian Gay Bisexual and Transgender community in India.
Lack of ankles not to hamper Pistorius' prospects of early release   Nov 12, 12:08 pm
Johannesburg, Nov 12 (ANI): The Department of Correctional Services (DCS) has warned journalists to refrain from irresponsible reporting after it was reported that convicted Paralympian Oscar Pistorius would not be eligible for correctional supervision because an electronic monitoring device cannot be fitted to his ankle.
Pentagon hoping to develop an airborne aircraft carrier  Nov 12, 12:08 pm
Washington, Nov 12 (ANI): The United States Defense Department is reportedly seeking ideas to develop an airborne platform that could both launch and recover other aircraft.
Pak expert claims Robin Raphel merely executed U.S. policy as diplomat  Nov 11, 12:15 pm
Washington, Nov 11 (ANI): Pakistani expert and Assistant Professor at Center for Peace and Security Studies, Georgetown University, Christine Fair, said on Monday that veteran State Department diplomat and longtime Pakistani expert Robin Raphel merely executed U.S. policy as a diplomat.
Exposure to mouse can cause more asthma-related issues in children than cockroach  Nov 9, 1:10 pm
Washington, Nov 9 (ANI): Scientists have found that exposure to mouse could cause more asthma-related emergency department visits for children than exposure to cockroach.
Burdwan blast kingpin arrested in joint operation  Nov 8, 9:42 pm
Salt Lake (North 24 Parganas), Nov. 8 (ANI): The main accused involved in the Burdwan blast case on Saturday was nabbed in a joint operation by the security agencies, thus giving a major boost to the ongoing investigation process in the case.
U.S. diplomat, Pakistan expert Robin Raphel facing federal probe for alleged spying  Nov 7, 1:11 pm
Washington, Nov.7 (ANI): veteran State Department diplomat and longtime Pakistan expert Robin Raphel is under federal investigation as part of a counterintelligence probe and has had her security clearances withdrawn.
US diplomat-cum-Pak expert under investigation over counter-intelligence allegations  Nov 7, 10:41 am
Washington, Nov 07 (ANI): Veteran US diplomat and long-time Pakistan expert Robin L. Raphel is reportedly facing federal investigation on counter-intelligence allegations.
India to have exclusive drug control department for Ayurveda  Nov 6, 5:43 pm
New Delhi, Nov. 6 (ANI): Union Health and Family Welfare Minister Dr. Harsh Vardhan on Thursday announced that the government will set up an exclusive drug control department to facilitate research and development to monitor quality control and standardise the manufacturing of medicinal products of Ayurveda and other traditional Indian treatment systems.
National capital to witness smog in coming week: MeT   Nov 6, 10:08 am
New Delhi, Nov. 6 (ANI): The Meteorological Department (MeT) has predicted a return of smog and related conditions in the national capital and National Capital Regions (NCR) in the coming week.
US military watchdog says army lost 420M dollars worth of equipment in Afghanistan  Nov 5, 3:15 pm
Washington, Nov 05 (ANI): The US military watchdog says the army lost 420 million dollars worth of military equipment during its stint in Afghanistan.
Govt appoints Hasmukh Adhia as Secretary, Department of Financial Services  Nov 4, 6:20 pm
New Delhi, Nov. 4 (ANI): The Appointments Committee of the Union Cabinet on Tuesday approved the appointment of Hasmukh Adhia as the new Financial Services Secretary.
JP Morgan in midst of US currency trading probe   Nov 4, 3:20 pm
London, Nov 04 (ANI): US banking giant JP Morgan is facing probe over currency trading.
Lion falls in well, rescued in a heroic effort  Nov 3, 6:18 pm
Junagadh (Gujarat), Nov.3 (ANI): A lion, which had fallen in an open well was rescued by the forest department in Amrapur village of Junagadh district on Monday.
Underage sons of MH370 passenger file lawsuit against Malaysia Airlines  Nov 1, 12:39 pm
London, Nov 01 (ANI): The children of a Malaysian man aboard the ill-fated Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 have filed a lawsuit against the airlines and the government.
Cyclone Nilofer has weakened, says met dept.  Oct 31, 9:42 pm
New Delhi, Oct.31 (ANI): The Meteorological Department on Friday said that Cyclone Nilofer, which is scheduled to hit the coast of Gujarat on November 1, has weakened and turned into a depression, adding that its impact will only be a moderate rainfall.
United States to assist Sri Lanka in landslide rescue and relief efforts   Oct 31, 12:54 pm
Washington, Oct. 31 (ANI): The U.S. State Department has confirmed that it has received an official request from the Government of Sri Lanka for assistance in rescue and relief efforts at the site of a major landslide that has devastated the village of Koslanda- Meeriya Bedda in northern Badulla District.
Jaitley asks senior officers of IT Dept. not to lose sight of domestic black money  Oct 30, 7:22 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 30 (ANI): Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has asked the senior officers of the Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) not to lose sight of domestic black money keeping in view its much higher magnitude.
Cyclone Nilofar weakening in intensity: Gujarat MeT Department  Oct 30, 1:17 pm
Ahmedabad, Oct. 30 (ANI): Gujarat Meteorological Department director Manoroma Mohanty on Thursday said Cyclone Nilofar, which is expected to make its landfall on the Indian coast later in the day, is weakening in its intensity, and will soon form a depression.