Floods hit west Wales in Britain, 50 rescued

June 9th, 2012 - 7:01 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 9 (IANS) Dozens of people have been rescued in Britain after flood waters inundated several areas in the country.About 50 holidaymakers were rescued from a flooded riverside caravan ... Read more...

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City architecture makes birds’ songs shriller

February 23rd, 2012 - 4:31 pm ICT by IANS
Copenhagen, Feb 23 (IANS) Urban birds sing at a higher frequency than their woodland cousins in order to be heard above the barrier of constant noise produced by traffic, machines ... Read more...

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Greenland ice cap melt accelerating: Experts

August 1st, 2010 - 1:47 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug.1 (ANI): A British research team studying the Greenland ice sheet has discovered evidence of a rapidly accelerating rate of melt.Sky News quoted Dr. Alun Hubbard, who is leading a team ... Read more...

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Magna Carta stored in Welsh cave during Second World War found

January 10th, 2009 - 5:24 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 11 (ANI): Researchers delving into the archives of National Library of Wales in Aberystwyth have discovered a copy of the Magna Carta in a nearby underground chamber, along with ... Read more...

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Painter slapped with PS30 fine for smoking in own van!

July 25th, 2008 - 5:14 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 25 (ANI): A self-employed painter and decorator says he is dumbfounded after being slapped with a 30 pound fine for smoking a cigarette in his own van.Gordon Williams, from ... Read more...

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