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Rana wanted top Pak military honours for 26/11 attackers

CHICAGO: Apparently gloating over the mayhem the Pakistani attackers were creating in Mumbai, Tahawwur Rana, a co-accused had proposed that nine of the ten LeT militants who carried out the carnage should be decorated with Pakistan’s highest military award, Nishan-e-Haider.

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Pak commandos regain control of Mehran airbase; 14 killed

KARACHI:  Pakistani commandos on Monday regained control of a key military airbase here that was stormed by Taliban fighters after 16 hours of gun-battles that killed 10 security personnel and destroyed two US-made surveillance planes.

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PM arrives in Addis Ababa for Africa-India Forum Summit

ADDIS ABABA: On a mission to reach out to African countries, the Prime Minister, Dr Manmohan Singh Monday arrived here on a six-day visit to Ethiopia and Tanzania to step up bilateral ties and discuss ways of combating terrorism and piracy.

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US, India talks to focus on choking off terrorists’ lifeline

WASHINGTON: Keen to choke off the life line of terror groups, the US will open a dialogue with India for evolving more effective steps for cyber security and monitor illicit financial transactions, Secretary of Homeland Security, Ms Janet Napolitano said on Monday.

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‘The Tree of Life’ wins 2011 Golden Palm at Cannes

CANNES: American director Terrence Malick’s ‘The Tree of Life’ starring Brad Pitt, Sean Penn and Jessica Chastain, has won the 2011 Golden Palm (Palme d’Or), the most prestigious award at the 64th Cannes International Film Festival that ended Sunday night, Xinhua reported.

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