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The Research and Analysis

The Research and Analysis Wing (R&AW or RAW) is the primary foreign intelligence agency of India. It was created after the Sino-Indian War 1962 and Indo-Pakistani War of 1965 which exposed gaps in intelligence gathering undertaken by the Intelligence Bureau (which until then handled both domestic and foreign intelligence). 4,383 more words

Gunmen kill governor-elect Nasir el-Rufai’s campaign coordinator

Markus Ishaya, a campaign coordinator for Kaduna State Governor-elect, Malam Nasir el-Rufai, was on Tuesday killed by gunmen.

Ishaya was said to have been trailed by the gunmen to his Atuku Kasa area of Jema’am Local Government Area of the state.

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7 Score & 10 Years Ago: Lincoln's 150th Assassination Anniversary

DALLAS-Hey, we all had to learn the Gettysburg Address as kids, right?

April 14th marks the 150th anniversary of the assassination of Lincoln after he was shot by John Wilkes Booth in Washington. 226 more words

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Entry 10: Death, Comedy, and Lincoln

Our American Cousin. Written by Tom Taylor.

Release Date: October 15, 1858 (in America).

Script Available on Google Books.

Our American Cousin comes down to us primarily as the play Abraham Lincoln was watching when John Wilkes Booth shot him. 997 more words

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150 years ago today...

A-to-Z Challenge -- Letter K

Killshot
Astraeus Earth Force Station, 2115 A.D.

Rourke and Davies sat at their usual table by the Gardens. As they ate, information flowed through their tablets. 2,186 more words

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150 years since President Lincoln assasination

(WWLP) – April 14 marks a very grim anniversary in American history: 150 years ago, President Abraham Lincoln was shot at Ford’s Theater in Washington, D.C. 486 more words

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B&O Railroad Museum Tributes Lincoln's Life

WASHINGTON (WJZ) — A hundred and fifty years ago today, Abraham Lincoln was shot. Now the state has compiled some of the dozens of sites relating to that day and those times in a self-guided tour. 194 more words

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