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Six CRPF troopers hurt in accidental blast


September 21st, 2012 - 12:24 am ICT by IANS
Jammu, Sep 20 (IANS) Six troopers of paramilitary Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) were Thursday injured in an accidental smoke shell blast during training in Jammu and Kashmir, official sources ... Read more...

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CRPF trooper dies in accidental blast (Lead)


March 22nd, 2012 - 9:16 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, March 22 (IANS) A paramilitary trooper injured in an accidental blast during a training camp died Thursday, police said.The constable had suffered severe injuries Wednesday when a hand grenade ... Read more...

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CRPF trooper dies in accidental blast


March 22nd, 2012 - 7:59 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, March 22 (IANS) A paramilitary trooper injured in an accidental blast during a training camp died Thursday, police here said.The constable had suffered severe injuries Wednesday when a hand ... Read more...

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Gervais vows not to host Golden Globes again


January 18th, 2012 - 9:34 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Jan 18 (IANS) British comedian Ricky Gervais says he will not host the Golden Globe awards again, despite admitting he "had a blast" during his latest presenting stint.The ... Read more...

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20 killed in Afghan suicide attack


December 25th, 2011 - 11:14 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, Dec 25 (IANS) At least 20 people, including a parliamentarian, were killed and over 50 injured in a suicide blast during a funeral in Afghanistan's northern Takhar province Sunday, ... Read more...

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Rs.7 million released for Muslim youths wrongly held


December 7th, 2011 - 2:29 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Dec 7 (IANS) Perhaps in the first instance of victims of police torture in a terror case being paid compensation in India, Andhra Pradesh has released Rs.7 million for ... Read more...

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Andhra Pradesh remains on high alert


July 14th, 2011 - 6:32 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, July 14 (IANS) Andhra Pradesh continues to be on high alert following Wednesday's serial bomb blasts in Mumbai.State police chief Dinesh Reddy, after reviewing the security situation at a ... Read more...

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20 killed in Peshawar bombing


March 9th, 2011 - 2:06 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, March 9 (IANS) At least 20 people were killed and several injured Wednesday in a suicide blast during funeral prayers in Pakistan's Peshawar city, Geo News reported.The blast ... Read more...

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World’s oldest wedding cake turns 113


February 14th, 2011 - 4:42 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 14 (IANS) A wedding cake, baked in 1898 when Queen Victoria was ruling from the British throne, is still moist, making it the world's oldest at 113 years.Though the icing ... Read more...

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Trooper killed in Bengal landmine blast by Maoists


December 25th, 2010 - 9:01 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Dec 25 (IANS) An elite anti-Maoist battalion central trooper was killed and four others were injured in a landmine blast during an exchange of fire between the security forces and the ... Read more...

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CBI formally charges two in Mecca Masjid blast case


December 13th, 2010 - 9:58 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Dec 13 (IANS) The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) Monday formally filed charges against two members of the Hindu right-wing group, Abhinav Bharat, in the 2007 Mecca Masjid bombing.The investigating agency ... Read more...

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Varanasi blast attempt to disturb peace: Chidambaram


December 7th, 2010 - 11:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 7 (IANS) Condemning the Varanasi blast, Home Minister P.Chidambaram Tuesday termed it an "attempt to disturb peace and harmony". "It is an attempt to disturb peace and harmony by ... Read more...

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Mecca Masjid blast accused to be produced in Hyderabad court


November 20th, 2010 - 1:43 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Nov 20 (IANS) The key accused in the Mecca Masjid blast case will be produced before a Hyderabad court Saturday, a day after he was arrested in Haridwar and brought here ... Read more...

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Report on police firing after Mecca Masjid blast submitted


October 16th, 2010 - 5:36 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Oct 16 (IANS) The Justice Bhaskar Rao Commission submitted to the Andhra Pradesh government here Saturday its report on the police firing after a bomb blast at the historic Mecca Masjid ... Read more...

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One killed in blast during Indonesian army exercise


September 18th, 2010 - 5:31 am ICT by IANS
Jakarta, Sep 18 (IANS) A 350-gram bomb exploded accidentally during an exercise by the Indonesian army, killing one soldier and injuring seven. The accident happened at around 2.00 p.m. (0600 GMT) Friday when ... Read more...

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Bengali films are now shot in Europe


September 15th, 2010 - 6:40 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 15, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): The Bengali films have finally come of age and with major production houses chipping in with funds the shooting locations are going exotic too. Previously Bengali ... Read more...

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Judicial custody of Mecca Masjid blast accused extended


June 30th, 2010 - 7:44 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, June 30 (IANS) A city court Wednesday extended the judicial custody of one of the two accused in the Mecca Masjid blast case by 10 days. The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI), ... Read more...

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CBI custody for Mecca Masjid blast accused


June 29th, 2010 - 7:06 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, June 29 (IANS) A local court Tuesday sent Lokesh Sharma, the second accused in the Mecca Masjid blast case, to 10 days Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) custody. The 14th additional chief ... Read more...

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Two blast accused brought to Hyderabad


June 17th, 2010 - 10:58 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, June 17 (IANS) Two activists of a Hindu terror group accused in the October 2007 blast in the Ajmer Sharif dargah were Thursday brought here by the Central Bureau of Investigation ... Read more...

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CBI to quiz Ajmer blast accused on Mecca Masjid attack


June 11th, 2010 - 8:19 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, June 11 (IANS) Two activists of a Hindu terror group accused in the October 2007 blast in the Ajmer Sharif shrine will be brought here by the Central Bureau of ... Read more...

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Mecca Masjid blast third anniversary passes off


May 18th, 2010 - 8:46 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, May 18 (IANS) The third anniversary of the bomb blast at historic Mecca Masjid here passed off peacefully amid tight security. No untoward incident was reported from any part of the city, ... Read more...

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18 die in Afghanistan suicide blast (Second Lead)


May 18th, 2010 - 8:18 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, May 18 (DPA) At least 18 people were killed Tuesday in a suicide car bombing carried out near the US-founded Counterinsurgency Academy in Kabul, security officials said. Twelve of the dead ... Read more...

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20 die in Afghanistan suicide blast (Lead)


May 18th, 2010 - 3:01 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, May 18 (DPA) At least 20 deaths were reported Tuesday in a suicide bombing that was carried out in front of the US-founded Counterinsurgency Academy in Kabul, security officials said. An Afghan ... Read more...

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Cop shot dead in Hyderabad, high alert in city


May 14th, 2010 - 8:11 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, May 14 (IANS) A policeman was killed and two others were injured when two people on a motorcycle opened fire on a police picket in the old city of Hyderabad Friday. ... Read more...

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Brinda Karat demands fresh probe into Mecca Masjid blast


May 6th, 2010 - 9:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 6 (IANS) Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) leader Brinda Karat Thursday demanded fresh probe into Mecca Masjid blast in the light of new evidence of links with the Ajmer ... Read more...

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Armed policemen maintain tight vigil in Hyderabad


April 30th, 2010 - 10:57 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, April 30 (IANS) Gun-totting policemen kept a tight vigil in Hyderabad for the third consecutive day Friday in view of warnings by intelligence agencies of possible terror attacks. P olice also ... Read more...

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Small electrical explosion on London’s Oxford Street; no injuries


April 23rd, 2010 - 2:56 am ICT by admin
By Michael van Poppel LONDON (THAINDIAN NEWS) -- The London Fire Brigade on Thursday said a small explosion on Oxford Street caused some closures nearby but no injuries. A fire brigade spokesman described it ... Read more...

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At least 25 dead in blast during rally in northwestern Pakistan


April 19th, 2010 - 10:06 pm ICT by BNO News
PESHAWAR, PAKISTAN (BNO NEWS) -- A powerful explosion at a bazaar in the northwestern Pakistani city of Peshawar during a political rally on Monday killed at least 25 people and injured scores ... Read more...

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At least 21 dead in blast during rally in northwestern Pakistan (Update)


April 19th, 2010 - 9:30 pm ICT by BNO News
PESHAWAR, PAKISTAN (BNO NEWS) -- A powerful explosion at a bazaar in the northwestern Pakistani city of Peshawar during a political rally on Monday killed at least 21 people and injured scores ... Read more...

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At least 21 dead in blast during rally in northwestern Pakistan


April 19th, 2010 - 9:12 pm ICT by BNO News
PESHAWAR, PAKISTAN (BNO NEWS) -- A powerful epxlosion at a bazaar in the northwestern Pakistani city of Peshawar during a political rally on Monday killed at least 21 people and injured scores ... Read more...

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At least 10 dead in blast during rally in northwestern Pakistan


April 19th, 2010 - 8:59 pm ICT by BNO News
PESHAWAR, PAKISTAN (BNO NEWS) -- At least ten people have been killed and others have been injured after a powerful explosion during a rally in the northwestern Pakistani city of Peshawar on ... Read more...

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Malegaon blast accused did not plot to kill RSS chief: Minister


April 8th, 2010 - 11:27 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 8 (IANS) Maharashtra Home Minister R.R. Patil Thursday denied that the 2008 Malegaon blast accused had hatched a conspiracy to eliminate the then Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh general secretary Mohan Bhagwat, ... Read more...

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At least 25 dead, 100 injured after blast during ANP rally in Pakistan’s North-West Frontier Province


April 5th, 2010 - 2:48 pm ICT by BNO News
TIMERGARA, PAKISTAN (BNO NEWS) -- At least 25 people were killed and more than one hundred others were injured when a suicide bomber blew himself up during an Awami National Party (ANP) ... Read more...

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Pamela Anderson vows to take pantomime to America


January 5th, 2010 - 11:59 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 5 (IANS) Former "Baywatch" star Pamela Anderson has vowed to take pantomime to America for British citizens there. The actress had such a blast during her festive stint in "Aladdin" ... Read more...

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Death toll in blast during volleyball match in Pak climbs to 47


January 1st, 2010 - 9:50 pm ICT by ANI
Laki Marwat, Jan 1 (ANI): At least 47 people were killed and several other wounded on Friday after a suicide bomber blew himself up at a volleyball ground in Shah Hassankhel town ... Read more...

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