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Bus accident kills 14, injures 45 in southwestern Uganda

September 19th, 2012 - 10:28 pm ICT by BNO News
KYAZANGA, UGANDA (BNO NEWS) -- At least fourteen people were killed Tuesday when a speeding passenger bus went off a road in southwestern Uganda and overturned several times before bursting into flames, ... Read more...

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Tour bus accident northwest of Tokyo kills 7, injures 39

April 30th, 2012 - 3:26 am ICT by BNO News
TOKYO, JAPAN (BNO NEWS) -- A tour bus carrying dozens of tourists heading for Disneyland near the Japanese capital of Tokyo crashed into a wall along an expressway on early Sunday morning, ... Read more...

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Police chase in Brazil ends with six suspects dead

March 27th, 2012 - 12:14 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, March 27 (IANS/EFE) At least six people died Monday in a running gunfight between police and suspected armed robbers in the eastern Brazilian city of Salvador, authorities ... Read more...

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Joseff Edwards is a student cum school bus driver

December 2nd, 2011 - 10:16 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Dec 2 (THAINDIAN NEWS) An 18-year-old British student has the added responsibility of driving his peers to and from school each day. Joseff Edwards passed his driving test in the summer ... Read more...

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Bus overturns in eastern Egypt, killing 11 Hungarian tourists

November 8th, 2011 - 3:40 am ICT by BNO News
CAIRO (BNO NEWS) -- Eleven Hungarian tourists were killed and dozens more were injured when a bus overturned in the Egyptian coastal city of Hurghada, the state-owned Al-Ahram newspaper reported on Monday.The ... Read more...

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A kiss lands Chinese driver in trouble

September 16th, 2011 - 7:24 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Sep 16 (IANS) A bus company in China apologized after one of its drivers shared his seat with his girlfriend and kissed her at a traffic junction, putting everyone's ... Read more...

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Blackpool Transport Bans Two Drivers for Being too Fat

October 14th, 2010 - 11:15 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Oct 14 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Two bus drivers for the Blackpool Transit company have been banned by their managers for being “too fat”. They were also warned that if they do not lose ... Read more...

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Former NYC education inspector sentenced for extortion and bribery

February 12th, 2010 - 4:09 am ICT by BNO News
MANHATTAN, NEW YORK (BNO NEWS) – Former New York City Department of Education (DOE) inspector was sentenced for extortion and bribery, U.S. Attorney of New York said Thursday.Milton Smith, 56, of Tobyhanna, ... Read more...

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Tourists delighted with Beijing snowfall

November 2nd, 2009 - 11:28 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, Nov 2 (IANS) Tourists to the Chinese capital enjoyed the artificially-induced snowfall as bus routes to the city's suburbs were suspended. In Xiangshan mountain on the outskirts of Beijing, a tourist ... Read more...

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Chinese man beats up bus driver for not letting him get down!

September 9th, 2009 - 5:47 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Sept 9 (ANI): An angry passenger thrashed a bus driver after being refused permission to get off the bus at a heavily jammed bridge in Shenyang, Liaoning province.The event took ... Read more...

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Muslim woman says racist Oz driver asked her to ‘take off veil’

July 25th, 2009 - 2:48 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, July 25 (ANI): An Australian bus driver has been accused of racism after he allegedly told a Muslim woman to take off her headscarf because it was against the law to ... Read more...

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Porn star bus driver facing the sack

June 19th, 2009 - 4:54 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 19 (ANI): A newly qualified bus driver is on the verge of losing her job, after her bosses found out that she was actually a porn star.Audrey, the reigning Miss ... Read more...

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Man crippled by model helicopter plans civil suit

February 6th, 2009 - 1:26 pm ICT by IANS
Hong Kong, Feb 6 (DPA) A model aircraft enthusiast, who was crippled after a remote-controlled helicopter hit him on his head, plans to bring civil proceedings for compensation against the person flying ... Read more...

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Catholic Church blocks plans of atheist bus adverts in Italy

January 19th, 2009 - 6:33 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 19 (ANI): Plans of putting atheist slogans on buses in Italy, like the ones in Britain, have been blocked by the Roman Catholic Church.The adverts reading The bad news ... Read more...

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Committed Christian refuses to drive buses bearing atheist posters

January 17th, 2009 - 5:44 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 17 (ANI): A bus driver, who is a committed Christian, has refused to drive a bus bearing the atheist poster that reads: Theres probably no God. Now stop worrying ... Read more...

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Polish city sued over traffic jams

December 19th, 2008 - 5:53 pm ICT by IANS
Warsaw, Dec 19 (DPA) A Polish bus company is telling the city of Gdansk to pay up after citing 10,000 zloty ($3,520) in losses resulting from traffic jams delaying the company's operations, ... Read more...

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Taiwan drivers learn to smile at Chinese tourists

June 20th, 2008 - 10:27 pm ICT by IANS
DPA Taipei, June 20 (DPA) Taiwan's largest bus company is teaching its drivers how to flash the best smile to welcome Chinese tourists, a cable TV channel reported Friday. The Taiwan Motor Transport ... Read more...

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Beijing to ensure efficient bus service during Olympics

March 8th, 2008 - 1:57 pm ICT by admin
Xinhua Beijing, March 8 (Xinhua) Beijing bus company will intensify oversight and maintenance efforts to make sure more than 14,000 buses run well during the Olympic Games, according to the city's public transport ... Read more...

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