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Goa to spend Rs.36 crore to battle sea erosion

July 25th, 2012 - 2:32 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, July 25 (IANS) The Goa government will spend Rs.36 crore to save the popular Sinquerim-Baga beach stretch in north Goa from sea erosion.The beach stretch, located a short distance ... Read more...

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Six Pakistanis get life terms for killing Indian guard in Dubai

February 8th, 2011 - 1:09 pm ICT by ANI
Dubai, Feb 8(ANI): Six Pakistani men have been jailed for life in Dubai after a court convicted them of murdering an Indian guard by stuffing a cloth in his mouth and battering ... Read more...

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15 km of Goa beaches threatened by erosion: survey

March 24th, 2010 - 1:27 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, March 24 (IANS) About 15 kilometres of Goa's famous beaches have been affected by massive sea erosion that is plaguing the state's entire coastline, according to a survey by the Goa ... Read more...

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Record breaking day for entering Guinness World Records

November 12th, 2009 - 2:23 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 12 (ANI): Over 200,000 people across the globe are all set to enter the Guinness Book of Records as they try to break and make strange new records to achieve ... Read more...

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Suicide bombing strike at Pakistani mosque kills 50 (Second Lead)

March 27th, 2009 - 7:34 pm ICT by IANS
Peshawar, March 27 (DPA) A suicide bomber Friday killed at least 50 people and wounded dozens more when he blew himself up in a crowded mosque in north-western Pakistan near the ... Read more...

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Arab Israelis, police clash after Jewish extremist march

March 24th, 2009 - 4:31 pm ICT by IANS
Tel Aviv, March 24 (DPA) Hundreds of Arab Israelis clashed with the police after a group of Jewish extremists marched through their town Tuesday, an event they condemned as a provocation. One demonstrator ... Read more...

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Indian worker in UAE dies in construction site mishap

August 12th, 2008 - 4:42 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, Aug 12 (IANS) An Indian worker in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) was crushed to death when heavy concrete blocks fell on him at a building construction site. The 27-year-old worker ... Read more...

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UN steps up security around its offices in Yemen

April 21st, 2008 - 11:09 am ICT by admin
DPA Sanaa, April 21 (DPA) The United Nations has stepped up security at its local headquarters in Sanaa following three attacks against US and Western targets in the city. Concrete blocks and sandbag ... Read more...

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5,000 supporters of Benazir arrested

November 14th, 2007 - 10:19 am ICT by admin

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