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Hagel speaks to South Korean Def Minister on threat from North

Hagel speaks to South Korean Def Minister on threat from North
Press Trust of India
Washington, Mar 28 (PTI) Amidst growing tension in the Korean peninsula and increasing threat from North Korea, US Defence Secretary Chuck Hagel has spoken to his South Korean counterpart Kim Kwan Jin to review the security situation. Hagel and Kim ...
ROK-US Defense Ministers Reaffirm SolidarityDaily NK
Readout of Secretary Hagel's Call with South Korean Minister of National ...eNews Park Forest
S. Korea, US Defense Chiefs Reaffirm Strong Alliance Against N. Korea ThreatsArirang News

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Google street view explores nuclear ghost town

Sydney Morning Herald

Google street view explores nuclear ghost town
ABC Online
Internet giant Google has launched a virtual tour through the nuclear ghost towns near Japan's crippled Fukushima nuclear plant. Visitors to Google's online mapping site can now take a tour through the deserted streets of Namie, one of the towns abandoned ...
Fukushima town revealed in Google Street View two years after tsunamiThe Guardian
Google zooms in on Fukushima ghost townFinancial Times
Japan's ghost towns laid bare by Google Street ViewTelegraph.co.uk
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Sarkozy Bettencourt: Lead judge receives death threat

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Sarkozy Bettencourt: Lead judge receives death threat
BBC News
The lead examining magistrate in a corruption case against former French President Nicolas Sarkozy has received a death threat in the post. Blank cartridges were included in the letter sent to Jean-Michel Gentil in Bordeaux, which also threatened those ...
Judge in charge of Sarkozy corruption case receives death threateuronews
Judge in Sarkozy probe receives bullet in postAFP
Nicolas Sarkozy: Francois Hollande has lost the trust of FranceTelegraph.co.uk
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​Bilawal Bhutto-Zardari leaves Pakistan amid reports about his tiff with Zardari

Times of India

​Bilawal Bhutto-Zardari leaves Pakistan amid reports about his tiff with Zardari
Times of India
ISLAMABAD: President Asif Ali Zardari's 24-year-old son, Bilawal Bhutto-Zardari, on Tuesday flew out of Pakistan in a huff after he reportedly had a tiff with his dad over issues related to governance and affairs of their Pakistan People's Party (PPP) of which he ...
Family denies Bilawal left Pakistan in a huffThe Hindu
Ideological politics has come to an end,says Ayatollah Durrani of PPPThe News International
Bilawal leaves Pak after tiff with dadHindustan Times
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Shot Pakistani teen Malala Yousafzai writing book

The Hindu

Shot Pakistani teen Malala Yousafzai writing book
The Associated Press
LONDON (AP) — Malala Yousafzai, the Pakistani teenager shot in the head by the Taliban, is writing a memoir. Publisher Weidenfeld and Nicolson says it will release "I am Malala" in Britain this fall. Little, Brown will publish it in the United States. A Taliban ...
Malala Yousafzai sells life story for a reported £2mThe Guardian
Malala Yousafzai seals $3 million deal to publish memoirTimes of India
UN envoy condemns murder of Pakistan school teacherBBC News
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Afghanistan Raps Pakistan Ahead of US Pullout

The Nation

Afghanistan Raps Pakistan Ahead of US Pullout
Wall Street Journal
At the core of the disagreement is what role Pakistan, Afghanistan's larger neighbor and a traditional supporter of the Taliban, will play in the region's post-American order once most U.S.-led coalition forces withdraw next year. A trilateral summit of Pakistani, ...
Kabul ?overreacting? over cross-border shots: PakistanAFP
Pakistan Says Afghanistan 'Overreacts' to Cross-Border ShellingVoice of America
Afghanistan 'to pursue Taliban negotiations without Pakistan'Telegraph.co.uk
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Musharraf's 'proud of Kargil operation' remark sparks political debate in India

ANINEWS

Musharraf's 'proud of Kargil operation' remark sparks political debate in India
ANINEWS
New Delhi, Mar. 28 (ANI): Leaders of various political outfits on Thursday lashed out at former Pakistani President Pervez Musharraf over his remark that he was 'proud of the Kargil operation' during which the Pakistani troops had crossed the Line of Control ...
'Handicapped' Musharraf admits party ill equipped for electionsNewstrack India
Musharraf needs Kargil to surviveOneindia
Pervez Musharraf hails Kargil war----calls Pak a dominant country over IndiaGroundReport
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Help stop flow of money, weapons to rebels: Syria to BRICS

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Help stop flow of money, weapons to rebels: Syria to BRICS
Zee News
Help stop flow of money, weapons to rebels: Syria to BRICS Washington: Syrian President Bashar al-Assad has called on leaders from Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa (BRICS) to help stop the flow of money and weapons to rebels in the ...
Syria urges BRICS nations to help stop flow of money, weapons to rebelsNewstrack India
Officials: Weapons supplies to Syrian rebels increase dramatically before a push ...Washington Post
The jihadist groups 'running the show' in SyriaChannel 4 News
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UN arms treaty draft favours exporters;ignores India's concern

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UN arms treaty draft favours exporters;ignores India's concern
Economic Times
UNITED NATIONS: The draft of a UN treaty to to regulate the sale of conventional arms is facing opposition from some countries as it favours the arms exporting nations and remains silent on the illicit trafficking of such weapons to non-state actors, of which ...
UN Close to Curbing Arms Trade With TreatyNew York Times
UN considers 'take it or leave it' arms treatyAFP
How the Arms Trade Treaty could prevent future SyriasThe Guardian
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First Woman Is Chosen to Lead Secret Service

New York Daily News

First Woman Is Chosen to Lead Secret Service
New York Times
WASHINGTON — President Obama on Tuesday appointed Julia A. Pierson, a longtime Secret Service agent, as the first woman to head the agency best known for protecting the president, vice president and their families. Enlarge This Image ...
Obama to name Julia Pierson as new Secret Service directorWashington Post
First Woman Sworn In as US Secret Service ChiefVoice of America
Obama taps first female director of US Secret ServiceXinhua
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