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Maruti management thanks locals for support


August 16th, 2012 - 10:27 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, Aug 16 (IANS) After announcing resumption of production at its Manesar plant, the Maruti Suzuki management Thursday met local village heads and thanked them for their support, a company ... Read more...

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Maruti management holds candlelight march


August 5th, 2012 - 11:18 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, Aug 5 (IANS) The Maruti Suzuki management Sunday organised a candlelight march here to pay tribute to its senior executive Awanish Kumar Dev who was killed in the July ... Read more...

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Former boxer murdered in Ecuador


July 16th, 2012 - 12:03 pm ICT by IANS
Guayaquil (Ecuador), July 16 (IANS/EFE) Former boxer Jaime Quinonez was murdered at a restaurant in Quito, Ecuadorian police said.The 38-year-old Quinonez, known as "La Bestia", was killed Saturday night, a ... Read more...

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Pilots’ stir: Chief labour commissioner to convene talks


June 13th, 2012 - 11:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 13 (IANS) The chief labour commissioner (CLC) has convened another round of talks between the Air India management and a section of striking pilots June 18 to ... Read more...

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Alert pilots save 48 passengers aboard Air India plane (Second Lead)


June 10th, 2012 - 9:14 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati/New Delhi, June 10 (IANS) The presence of mind of the two pilots, one of them a woman, saved the lives of 48 passengers and crew aboard a Guwahati-bound Air ... Read more...

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India expresses concern over military coup in Mali


March 23rd, 2012 - 10:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 23 (IANS) India Friday expressed concern over the situation in Mali where mutinous soldiers have declared a coup, causing uncertainty in the west African nation."The Government of ... Read more...

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Two banks firebombed in Chile


February 28th, 2012 - 12:00 pm ICT by IANS
Santiago, Feb 28 (IANS/EFE) Two masked people set off fire bombs Monday at two bank branches in Santiago, causing damage but no injuries, Chilean police said.A Banco Santander office and ... Read more...

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US girl made to ‘run to death’ over candy bar


February 24th, 2012 - 12:23 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 23 (IANS) The grandmother and stepmother of a nine-year-old US girl who died after allegedly being forced to run around her family house for hours as punishment for ... Read more...

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Army personnel booked for assaulting traffic constable (Lead)


February 1st, 2012 - 8:31 pm ICT by IANS
Pune, Feb 1 (IANS) Pune police Wednesday registered a complaint against over 30 army personnel for assaulting a traffic police constable here. The army has ordered an inquiry into the ... Read more...

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Mumbai born US naval commander dies suddenly


November 11th, 2011 - 11:51 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 11 (IANS) Capt. Tushar Tembe, India-born commander of America's 100,000-ton nuclear powered aircraft carrier USS Harry S. Truman, has died suddenly.Tembe, 49, collapsed at about 10 a.m. Tuesday ... Read more...

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Russia, US to hold anti-terror drill


October 4th, 2011 - 3:20 pm ICT by IANS
Vladivostok, Oct 4 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The Russian and US navies will hold joint anti-terrorism exercises in late October near the Mariana Islands, east of the Philippine Sea, an official said.The ... Read more...

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Youth teases girl, angry father shoots his parents


September 8th, 2011 - 1:59 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Sep 8 (IANS) A retired Pakistan Army officer, who flew into a rage after a youth teased his daughter, shot dead youth's parents.Capt (retired) Meherban Khan went to the ... Read more...

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‘Deadliest Catch’ season finale to be aired today


July 26th, 2011 - 10:33 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, July 26 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The season finale of the show Deadly Catch will be aired on Tuesday night. This season’s show was the first that didn’t feature Captain Phil ... Read more...

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Foul-mouthed Russian submarine captain gets desk job


June 27th, 2011 - 6:42 pm ICT by IANS
Vladivostok, June 27 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russian Pacific Fleet authorities have transferred a submarine captain, who violated the officer's code of conduct by swearing at another officer, to a desk job ... Read more...

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When Suez’s captain shed tears on daughter’s shoulders


June 24th, 2011 - 1:35 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, June 24 (IANS) It was an emotional homecoming for MV Suez skipper Capt Wasi Ahmed who burst into tears when his daughter Laila greeted him on reaching the port ... Read more...

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Tenth round of Bihar panchayat polls concludes (Lead)


May 18th, 2011 - 6:57 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, May 18 (IANS) The tenth round of Bihar panchayat polls Wednesday saw voter turnout of around 60 percent, officials said. Voting was largely peaceful, barring sporadic incidents of ... Read more...

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Brit tourist saves 2-yr-old girl in four-story fall at US hotel


April 22nd, 2011 - 1:27 pm ICT by ANI
New York, April 22 (ANI): An unattended two-year-old girl miraculously survived a terrifying fall from a fourth-floor hotel balcony in the US after landing in the arms of a British tourist."It ... Read more...

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Capt A.K. Tiwari’s family coming to terms with chopper crash death


April 22nd, 2011 - 12:27 am ICT by IANS
Noida, April 21 (IANS) The family of Captain A.K. Tiwari just can't believe that he is no more. They are still coming to terms with the news of his death ... Read more...

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Tom Hanks to play Capt. Phillips in Somali Pirates movie


March 17th, 2011 - 5:24 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 16 (ANI): Tom Hanks has been signed up to play the role of high-seas hero Captain Richard Phillips, who sacrificed himself to Somali pirates to save his cargo ship's crew.According ... Read more...

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Tom Hanks to star in Somali pirates movie


March 17th, 2011 - 12:25 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Mar 16 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Tom Hanks has reportedly completed talks to star in a new movie about the dramatic rescue of Capt. Richard Phillips and his crew from the hands ... Read more...

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Air India pilots threaten to strike work


February 23rd, 2011 - 11:25 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 23 (IANS) A group of pilots from the erstwhile Indian Airlines, which has now been merged into flag carrier Air India, Wednesday served notice of striking work March 9, an ... Read more...

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Sully Speaks on ‘Miracle on the Hudson’s’ Second Anniversary


January 15th, 2011 - 1:55 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Jan 14 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Tomorrow will be the second anniversary of the miraculous landing of the US Airways aircraft which was bound for Charlotte, NC. The “Miracle on the Hudson” as it ... Read more...

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Captain Sully talks about the miracle of the Hudson on its second anniversary


January 15th, 2011 - 1:35 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Hudson, Jan 14 (THAINDIAN NEWS) It is two years since Capt. Chesley B. Sullenberger III miraculously landed an Airbus 320 plane with two failed engines on the Hudson river.Capt. Sully as he ... Read more...

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US troops in Iraq shown raunchy videos


January 3rd, 2011 - 6:36 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 3 (IANS) The US is probing how raunchy videos, with sexual and anti-gay remarks, were produced and shown to the crew of an aircraft carrier deployed in Iraq and Afghanistan.The ... Read more...

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Search on for the pilot after F-22 crash


November 19th, 2010 - 11:49 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Alaska, Nov 19 (THAINDIAN NEWS) An US Air Force pilot was missing on Friday after an F-22 Raptor crashed in Alaska near the Denali National Park. The missing pilot has been ... Read more...

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Pilot Missing in F-22 Crash ID’d by Air Force as Capt. Jeffrey Haney


November 19th, 2010 - 11:40 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Nov 19 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The United States Air Force has identified the pilot which has been missing since Tuesday, after his jet vanished from radar, as Capt Jeffrey Haney of the ... Read more...

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Air India flight diverted to save passenger’s life


November 7th, 2010 - 11:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 7 (IANS) An Air India Toronto-Delhi flight was diverted to Stockholm to save the life of a passenger who fell sick three hours into the journey, the airline said ... Read more...

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Oz hero pilot dodges major disaster once again


November 7th, 2010 - 2:10 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Nov 07 (ANI): An Australian pilot, who saved 466 lives on a Qantas flight, has dodged a disaster once again.Captain Richard de Crespigny was a passenger on flight QF6 when flames ... Read more...

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Separate council, new posts for research in Siddha


October 29th, 2010 - 7:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 29 (IANS) The central government has created a separate council and new posts for research in the ancient Siddha medicine branch.Central Council for Research in Siddha (CCRS) has ... Read more...

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Dover Man Charged With Assaulting A Bakery Clerk


October 26th, 2010 - 7:51 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Dover, Oct 26, (THAINDIAN NEWS) A Berwick man Thomas Goulet was charged with assaulting a clerk at Duston's Bakery & Deli last weekend. Capt. Michael Raiche told a reputed media ... Read more...

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Indian Air Force team flagged off to participate in Himalayan Car Rally


October 7th, 2010 - 9:09 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, October 7 (ANI): 'Team Sky Hawkz', the Indian Air Force (IAF) team of three reconfigured Gypsy vehicles, roared-off from 412 Air Force Station here on Thursday to participate in 'Raid-de-Himalaya' ... Read more...

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Relics of Capt. Robert Falcon Scott’s Antarctic expedition up for grabs


September 21st, 2010 - 8:26 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Sep 21 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Resources such as photos, skis, scientific equipment from the failed mission of Capt. Robert Falcon Scott to the South Pole will be auctioned this week at Christie’s ... Read more...

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Relics From Capt. Robert Falcon Scott’s Antarctic Expedition To Go Under Hammer


September 21st, 2010 - 7:10 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Sep 21, (THAINDIAN NEWS) It was meant to be one of the greatest expeditions of all time but turned out to be one of the most heroic failures in the ... Read more...

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2 Individuals Bumped Off In The Inundation Besieging Texas


September 9th, 2010 - 5:07 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Washington, September 9, 2010 (Just Flashed): The powers that be in Texas have uttered that the deluge from the odds and ends of the tropical tempest named Hermine has terminated the life ... Read more...

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Californian golfer’s swing ‘triggers 12-acre blaze’


September 1st, 2010 - 6:38 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 1 (ANI): A Californian golfer's swing is said to have sparked a fire that razed down 12 acres.The man, whose name was withheld, tried to hit a ball out of ... Read more...

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