acts of heroism

New York gunman kills one; shot dead (Third Lead)

August 24th, 2012 - 11:30 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Aug 24 (IANS) A disgruntled former employee of a firm inside the Empire State Building in New York Friday shot a former male co-worker in the head in ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Statement by former U.S. President Bush on 9/11 anniversary

September 11th, 2010 - 6:48 pm ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) -- Former U.S. President George W. Bush on Saturday released the following statement on the ninth anniversary of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks. "On September 11, 2001, Americans ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Soldier Master Sgt. Jeffrey Sarver Sues “Hurt Locker” Producers

March 5th, 2010 - 12:21 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Mar 4 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A United States soldier, who served in the Iraq war, has sued the producers of the movie, "The Hurt Locker," a movie which has won 9 Oscar ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Heroism among animals more common than previously thought

January 8th, 2010 - 2:36 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 8 (ANI): Heroic behaviour is not just limited to humans, say scientists who have discovered that dolphins, monkeys, fruit bats and even ants are capable of rescuing their fellow creatures ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Congress indiscipline led to loss in Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh: Sonia

January 1st, 2009 - 1:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 31 (IANS) The Congress would have come to power in Madhya Pradesh and Chhattisgarh had it been more united and disciplined, says party president Sonia Gandhi while pointing out ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Mumbai heroes who saved many lives

December 2nd, 2008 - 6:32 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Dec 2 (ANI): With Mumbai under terror attacks, two common citizens Vishnu Datta Ram Zende and Nitin Minocha, risked their life and worked overnight to provide relief to victims, ... Read more...

Posted in National |