Impossible to detect Congo fever virus-infected animals, says Gujarat Health Minister

February 8th, 2011 - 1:50 pm ICT by ANI
Ahmedabad, Feb 8 (ANI): Expressing concern on the global speculation over the potentially lethal Congo fever disease, Gujarat Health Minister Jay Narayan Vyas has said it is humanly impossible to detect animals ... Read more...

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Lethal virus not spreading in Gujarat, says minister

January 20th, 2011 - 8:04 pm ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, Jan 20 (IANS) The lethal Crimean Congo Haemorrhagic Fever (CCHF) is not spreading in Gujarat with all the over 50 samples sent to the National Institute of Virology (NIV) testing negative ... Read more...

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Two Days ‘Tagore Film Festival’ Celebrated In Mangalore

December 27th, 2010 - 2:39 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
The fans of Bengali poet and playwright Rabindranath Tagore had a great treat in Mangalore last weekend. The 'Sahamatha Film Society' of the city organized a two day ‘Tagore Film Festival’ ... Read more...

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US worried about Americans helping foreign terrorists

August 6th, 2010 - 1:52 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Aug 6 (IANS) A series of arrests in the US this week have highlighted the government's growing concern over US citizens providing assistance to foreign terrorist organisations like Al ... Read more...

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Two Somalian Americans arrested for collecting funds for terror group Al Shabab

August 6th, 2010 - 12:43 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug.6 (ANI): American federal authorities have arrested two naturalized American citizens near Minneapolis on charges of raising funds for the Somalian terror group Al Shabab.According to Fox News, Amina Farah Ali ... Read more...

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15 Pak citizens detained at Bagram airbase in Afghanistan: Brit NGO

February 27th, 2010 - 5:46 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Feb.27 (ANI): A British non-governmental organisation (NGO), Reprieve, has claimed that at least 15 Pakistanis have been detained at the Bagram Air Base in Afghanistan's Parwan province by the US security ... Read more...

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A year after 26/11, their wounds are still fresh

November 26th, 2009 - 1:00 pm ICT by IANS
By Mohammed Shafeeq Hyderabad, Nov 26 (IANS) A year after 26/11, the wounds of three families of Andhra Pradesh who lost their loved ones in the terrorist attacks in Mumbai are still fresh.The ... Read more...

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“Precious” Movie Releases Today

November 6th, 2009 - 7:58 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Nov. 6, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The movie 'Precious', which has been based on the novel named 'Push' by Sapphire, is scheduled to hit the theaters today. The drama film has been ... Read more...

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Pakistani national staying in India for 44 years held

April 10th, 2009 - 9:59 pm ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad, April 10 (IANS) A Pakistani national who had been staying here since 1965 after she married a Indian national was arrested for trying to obtain an Indian passport on forged documents, ... Read more...

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Poverty stricken father poisons family, two girls die

February 4th, 2009 - 9:22 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, Feb 4 (IANS) A poverty struck scrap dealer allegedly poisoned his four daughters - two teenagers and two young kids - and his wife before he attempted a suicide here Wednesday, ... Read more...

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Shah Rukh pays for treatment of two Kashmiri orphans

January 20th, 2009 - 8:46 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 20 (IANS) Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan has committed to bear all the expenses for the treatment of two Kashmiri orphan children who suffered severe burns during a terrorist grenade ... Read more...

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Missing Pakistanis wife appeals to Obama for help

December 15th, 2008 - 11:44 am ICT by ANI
Washington, dec.15 (ANI): The wife of a missing Pakistani has written to US President-elect Barack Obama, asking him to help find her husband Masood Janjua. Amina Janjua, the chairperson of the Islamabad-based ... Read more...

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Release of missing persons in Pak demanded

November 7th, 2008 - 2:51 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad , Nov 7 (ANI): A leading human rights organization in Pakistan the Defence of Human Right (DHR) has reportedly urged the federal government to locate and release the missing persons ... Read more...

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Scottish Muslim lawmaker suspended for teaching his kids to fire AK47s in Pakistan

August 8th, 2008 - 2:23 pm ICT by ANI
Edinburgh, Aug.8 (ANI): A millionaire Scottish Muslim lawmaker has been suspended by his party after photographs were published of him teaching his family, including his five-year-old daughter, how to fire an ... Read more...

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Four killed in wall collapse in Haryana

July 7th, 2008 - 8:37 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, July 7 (IANS) Four people, of them three children, were buried alive when a house wall collapsed in Sonepat town in Haryana, police officials said Monday. The wall of the house ... Read more...

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Woman killed by wild elephant in Kerala

May 21st, 2008 - 3:44 pm ICT by admin
Malappuram (Kerala), May 21 (IANS) A wild elephant killed a woman Wednesday morning at Akampadam, around 50 km from here. Amina, 49, a labourer with the Plantation Corporation of Kerala, was attacked ... Read more...

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