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Tracked by drones: ‘With specific details, we looked for man in a red shirt’

October 17, 2021 8:44 pm

On October 10, after two robbers snatched a chain on the Chennai-Bengaluru highway, police deployed 300 personnel and drones to catch them.

India lodges 'strong protest' with Pakistan over drone and terrorist activities in J&K

July 24, 2021 9:33 pm

During the wee hours of Friday, Jammu and Kashmir Police had shot down a Pakistani drone carrying 5 kg IED in Gurah Pattan area of Akhnoor. There has been a spurt in drone activity over Jammu following the attack on the IAF station last month.

Russia takes aim at US over series of Syria drone attacks

January 10, 2018 9:23 am

Russia's Defence Ministry said its forces repelled a series of drone attacks Saturday on the Hemeimeem air base and a naval facility in Tartus, adding that out of the 13 drones involved, seven were shot down and six were forced to land without inflicting any damage

US-born al-Qaeda militant, hidden, spurs drone debate

February 28, 2014 3:04 pm

The debate over the fate of Shami comes less than a year after Obama announced new guidelines to tighten the rules for carrying out lethal drone operations.

Imran Khan's party to block NATO supply routes across Pakistan

December 04, 2013 4:01 pm

Imran said the supply route would remain closed until the US stops drone attacks.

Name US,CIA in FIR booked for drone strike,demands Imran Khan's party

November 25, 2013 4:54 pm

Pakistan Police named 'unknown' persons in the FIR,which did not go down well with PTI.

2100 militants,67 civilians killed in US drone attacks,says Pak Minister

October 30, 2013 5:33 pm

The minister said govt agencies are trying hard to curb terrorism in the country.

Barack Obama defends controversial drone-strikes program

May 24, 2013 12:07 pm

He offered his most vigorous public defense yet of drone strikes as legal,effective and necessary.

Angry over Panetta remarks,Kayani refuses to meet top US official

June 11, 2012 12:27 pm

Unnamed Pak official indicated the request was turned down because of allegations by US that Pak was not doing enough to rein in militants.

On India visit,Leon Panetta says drone attacks in Pak will continue

June 06, 2012 8:28 pm

Panetta's assertion came a day after Pak summoned US envoy and lodged protest over drone strikes.