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11 killed in Peru road accident


September 2nd, 2012 - 5:05 am ICT by IANS
Buenos Aires, Sep 1 (IANS/RIA Novosti) At least 11 people were killed and 40 injured following a truck's brake failure in Peru, an official told country's RPP radio."Ten people died ... Read more...

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Brendan Cole involved in Silverstone car crash


July 23rd, 2012 - 7:01 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, July 23 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Brendan Cole was involved in a Silverstone car crash when his car sprung out of control and smashed into a wall. Cole was taking part in ... Read more...

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Nearly 200 dead in Nepal accidents this year


July 15th, 2012 - 9:21 am ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, July 15 (IANS) At least 190 people have been killed and 629 injured in 68 reported highway accidents in Nepal this year, according to Xinhua.Traffic police said more than ... Read more...

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Cyclist crushed, six injured by bus in Delhi (Lead)


May 27th, 2012 - 6:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 27 (IANS) A 75-year-old labourer riding a cycle was killed Sunday and six others were injured after a speeding Delhi Transport Corporation bus hit them in west ... Read more...

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Driver rams bus into park to avoid collision


March 7th, 2012 - 1:02 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 6 (IANS) An alert Delhi Transport Corporation (DTC) bus driver Tuesday saved lives of several people by crashing his vehicle into a park wall to avoid a ... Read more...

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Audio recording in Argentina train accident released


February 27th, 2012 - 12:45 pm ICT by IANS
Buenos Aires, Feb 27 (IANS/EFE) The audiotape of the communications between the commuter train that crashed last week in Argentina, killing 51 and injuring 703, and the control center does ... Read more...

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49 dead, 600 injured in railway accident in Argentina


February 23rd, 2012 - 11:35 am ICT by IANS
Buenos Aires, Feb 23 (IANS/EFE) At least 49 people, including a child, were killed and 600 injured Wednesday in a railway accident in Buenos Aires, Argentine officials said.An eight-car train ... Read more...

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21 dead in China accident


October 29th, 2011 - 2:20 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Oct 29 (IANS) At least 21 people were killed and seven others injured Saturday in a road accident in China, authorities said.The accident took place in northwest Gansu province, ... Read more...

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Yamaha crown for Jehan Daruvala


September 29th, 2011 - 8:55 pm ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, Sep 29 (IANS) Jehan Daruvala from Rayo Racing clinched the championship title with a third place finish in the Yamaha Category of the All Stars Karting series.In his ... Read more...

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38 die in Pakistan school bus accident


September 27th, 2011 - 11:22 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Sep 27 (IANS) At least 38 people were killed and some 70 injured Monday night when a bus packed with school children overturned while returning from a picnic in ... Read more...

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Poll officials injured in accident


December 12th, 2010 - 7:10 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, Dec 12 (IANS) Seven poll officials were injured, two of them critically, when their vehicle hit a tree in Jharkhand's Bokaro district Sunday, police said.Around 15 officials were headed to their ... Read more...

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F1 season set for Abu Dhabi finale


November 14th, 2010 - 7:21 pm ICT by ANI
Abu Dhabi, Nov 14(ANI): The 2010 Formula One season is set for a finale in Abu Dhabi where a four-way title battle- between Fernando Alonso, Red Bull's Sebastian Vettel and Mark Webber, ... Read more...

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Three killed as van rams into shops in Maharashtra


June 3rd, 2010 - 6:35 pm ICT by IANS
Pune, June 3 (IANS) Three people were killed and nine injured when a municipal garbage van rammed into three shops Thursday in a village near this Maharashtra city, officials said. "Of the nine ... Read more...

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Button wins Australian Grand Prix


March 28th, 2010 - 4:40 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Mar 28(ANI): Reigning Formula One champion Jenson Button stormed to victory in the Australian Grand Prix on the Albert Park street circuit in Melbourne on Sunday.Button claimed a second straight victory ... Read more...

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Bus mows down two people in Noida


December 24th, 2009 - 1:51 pm ICT by IANS
Noida, Dec 24 (IANS) A speeding private bus Thursday morning mowed down two people and injured three when it rammed into two rickshaws and a motorcycle here, police said. The incident took ... Read more...

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26 killed as lifts plunge in China mine


October 9th, 2009 - 12:01 pm ICT by IANS
Changsha (China), Oct 9 (Xinhua) Twenty-six miners were killed when two lifts plunged into a tin ore mine in central China's Hunan province, rescuers said. Rescuers said Thursday that 19 miners were killed ... Read more...

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Letter on Di’s fears of being killed withheld by senior police officers


September 26th, 2009 - 4:20 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 26 (ANI): It has emerged that a letter in which Princess of Wales Diana had expressed her fears of being killed in a staged car crash was withheld by senior ... Read more...

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Bus carrying 35 passengers falls into Indus in Pakistan


August 6th, 2009 - 12:26 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 6 (IANS) A bus carrying 35 passengers fell into Pakistan's Indus river Thursday, a media report said. The bus was travelling from Rawalpindi to Skardu and it plunged into river Indus ... Read more...

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Four killed, 34 injured in China train accident


July 29th, 2009 - 5:04 pm ICT by IANS
Nanning (China), July 29 (Xinhua) Four people died and 34 were injured after a train derailed in south China's Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region early Wednesday, authorities said. Train 1473, from Xiangfan of central ... Read more...

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Experts say Ronaldo responsible for smashing up his Ferrari


February 6th, 2009 - 2:52 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb.6 (ANI): Manchester United star Ronaldos claims that brake failure was responsible for his Ferrari being written off after a crash, has been exposed. Car experts have revealed that the brakes ... Read more...

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MP Jindal has a narrow escape, plane lands with deflated tyre (Lead)


November 11th, 2008 - 9:05 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, Nov 11 (IANS) Industrialist and Congress MP Navin Jindal escaped narrowly Tuesday after his personal six-seater aircraft landed with a deflated tyre at the Gopinath Bordoloi International Airport at Borjhar in ... Read more...

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Narrow escape for Jindal as his plane lands with deflated tyre


November 11th, 2008 - 7:51 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, Nov 11 (IANS) Industrialist and Congress MP Navin Jindal had a narrow escape Tuesday after his personal six-seater aircraft landed with a deflated tyre at the Gopinath Bordoloi International Airport at ... Read more...

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At least 20 killed as bus crashes into taxis


October 23rd, 2008 - 6:03 am ICT by IANS
Kampala, Oct 23 (DPA) At least 20 people died after a brake failure caused an overcrowded bus to crash into a row of taxis late Wednesday in Kampala.The brakes failed as the ... Read more...

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Is Alzheimer’s a case of brake failure?


June 25th, 2008 - 3:45 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 25 (IANS) A protein that suppresses division in brain cells has been found to apply "the brakes" on the dementia that accompanies Alzheimer's disease. But when it fails, there's no ... Read more...

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Mathias, Ghosh make it 1-2 for Red Rooster in Mysore Rally


June 15th, 2008 - 11:00 pm ICT by IANS
Mysore, June 15 (IANS)Expectedly, Vikram Mathias and Amittrajit Ghosh delivered a 1-2 finish for Red Rooster Racing team on the concluding day of the Sidvin-Motorsport Association of India (MAI) Rally of Mysore ... Read more...

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18 passengers die as bus overturns in Hong Kong


May 1st, 2008 - 9:15 pm ICT by admin
DPA Hong Kong, May 1 (DPA) Eighteen women passengers were killed in Hong Kong Thursday and 44 people injured when an overloaded tour bus crashed and rolled over after apparently suffering brake failure. ... Read more...

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Five killed, six injured in Agra accident


April 9th, 2008 - 5:40 pm ICT by admin
Agra, April 9 (IANS) Five people were killed when a truck collided with an auto rickshaw, a motorcycle and a scooter in Agra Wednesday. Later angry residents pelted stones and blocked a ... Read more...

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Dis dramatic letter: My husband is planning an accident in my car


December 20th, 2007 - 12:30 pm ICT by admin
London, Dec 20 (ANI): A handwritten letter from Princess Diana, in which she claims that Prince Charles was plotting to kill her, has been shown in full for the first time at ... Read more...

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