conflicting reports

3 killed, 50 injured when trains collide near Karachi


September 17th, 2012 - 10:04 pm ICT by BNO News
KARACHI, PAKISTAN (BNO NEWS) -- Two passenger trains collided near Pakistan's largest city of Karachi on early Monday morning, killing two railway employees and a passenger and injuring more than 50 others, ... Read more...

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Two Ugandan military helicopters crash-land in Kenya


August 13th, 2012 - 10:08 pm ICT by BNO News
NAIROBI, KENYA (BNO NEWS) -- Two Ugandan military helicopters crash-landed in Kenya on Sunday, officials said on Monday, but there were no immediate reports of fatalities. A third Ugandan helicopter made an ... Read more...

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Syrian PM joins rebels, flees to Jordan: Reports (Lead)


August 6th, 2012 - 6:58 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 6 (IANS) Syrian Prime Minister Riyad Hijab joined the opposition and fled to Jordan Monday, in what could be the highest-ranking defection in the 17-month uprising. State media ... Read more...

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Four women killed for dancing at Pakistani wedding


June 4th, 2012 - 12:29 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 4 (IANS) Four women, who were sentenced to death by clerics in Pakistan's Khyber Pakhtunkhwa provice for singing and dancing at a wedding, have been killed, a media ... Read more...

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Fire in central Delhi building, no casualty (Second Lead)


May 23rd, 2012 - 10:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 23 (IANS) A fire broke out in the Punjab National Bank building in central Delhi's Patel Chowk area Wednesday evening and fire fighters managed to douse it ... Read more...

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Assam seeks Rs.365 crore to upgrade water transport


May 6th, 2012 - 8:38 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, May 6 (IANS) A week after the ferry tragedy in Dhubri, the Assam government has approached New Delhi seeking a Rs.365-crore package to develop the inland water transport ... Read more...

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Plane with 127 on board crashes in Pakistan, no survivors (Night Lead)


April 21st, 2012 - 2:33 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, April 21 (IANS) A Pakistani passenger plane carrying at least 127 people crashed in stormy weather and burst into flames while approaching Islamabad airport Friday evening. There were ... Read more...

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Malawian President Mutharika dies after heart attack


April 7th, 2012 - 4:32 pm ICT by BNO News
LILONGWE, MALAWI (BNO NEWS) -- Malawian President Bingu wa Mutharika died after experiencing a heart attack on Thursday, the government confirmed on Saturday. He was 78.Following the heart attack, Mutharika had been ... Read more...

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Dozens killed after militants ambush NATO convoy in western Afghanistan


March 30th, 2012 - 11:03 am ICT by BNO News
FARAH CITY, AFGHANISTAN (BNO NEWS) -- As many as 35 people were killed on late Wednesday when a large group of insurgents attacked a NATO supply convoy in western Afghanistan, sparking a ... Read more...

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Whitney’s New Jersey mansion might be sold off soon


February 16th, 2012 - 8:20 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Newark, NJ, Feb 16 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The New Jersey mansion of late singer Whitney Houston has been listed on and off the market for years. However with the death of the singer, ... Read more...

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Five troopers killed in Pakistan suicide bombing


December 24th, 2011 - 1:36 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Dec 24 (IANS) At least five troopers were killed and 12 injured early Saturday when a suicide bomber drove his vehicle packed with explosives into a paramilitary camp ... Read more...

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Threat to Pakistan’s democracy lurks in the shadows: Daily


December 16th, 2011 - 1:36 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Dec 16 (IANS) The threat to Pakistan's "democratic process do lurk in the shadows" and President Asif Ali Zardari needs to return from Dubai to calm nerves, said a ... Read more...

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Singer George Michael suffering from severe pneumonia, cancels UK tour


November 26th, 2011 - 3:11 am ICT by BNO News
VIENNA (BNO NEWS) -- Singer George Michael is being treated for severe pneumonia at a hospital in Vienna and has been forced to cancel all of his upcoming concerts, his publicist said ... Read more...

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Heavy fighting in central Somalia claims 30 lives


September 4th, 2011 - 2:29 am ICT by BNO News
GALKAYO, SOMALIA (BNO NEWS) -- At least 30 people were killed and dozens of others wounded after two days of heavy fighting in Somalia's Puntland region, local media reported on Saturday.Heavy fighting ... Read more...

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BJP observers tap legislators on Yeddyurappa’s successor (Lead)


July 30th, 2011 - 6:54 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, July 30 (IANS) With scam-hit Karnataka Chief Minister B.S. Yeddyurappa reiterating that he would resign Sunday, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) central observers Arun Jaitley and Rajnath Singh ... Read more...

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Blast near Norwegian PM’s office, eight hurt (Lead)


July 22nd, 2011 - 9:58 pm ICT by IANS
Oslo, July 22 (IANS) A large explosion Friday damaged the office of Norwegian Prime Minister Jens Stoltenberg, BBC reported. At least eight people were injured.There were conflicting reports on whether ... Read more...

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Key Taliban leader arrested in Islamabad


July 3rd, 2011 - 2:30 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, July 3 (IANS) A key Taliban leader has been arrested by authorities in Pakistan, Xinhua reported Sunday.The arrest was made during an overnight raid Saturday in the Pakistani ... Read more...

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Chhattisgarh cops in gun-battle with Maoists (Lead)


May 24th, 2011 - 1:24 am ICT by IANS
Raipur, May 23 (IANS) Chhattisgarh Police officials here Monday said that a police team was involved in a gun battle with the Maoists along the state's border with Orissa but ... Read more...

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Cops, Maoists gun battle in Chhattisgarh


May 24th, 2011 - 12:34 am ICT by IANS
Raipur, May 23 (IANS) Chhattisgarh Police officials here Monday said that a police team was involved in a gun battle with the Maoists near the border with Orissa but the ... Read more...

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Gunbattle on as terrorists take hostages at Pakistan naval facility


May 23rd, 2011 - 12:20 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, May 23 (IANS) Fierce gunfights raged overnight as heavily-armed terrorists stormed a key military facility here, destroyed two surveillance aircraft and left five personnel dead. The guerrillas, who ... Read more...

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White House silence fuels speculation on Osama’s end


May 5th, 2011 - 9:29 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 5 (IANS) As the White House fell silent after a series of mis-steps, conflicting reports emerged about the killing of Osama bin Laden with Pakistan admitting that ... Read more...

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Arunachal chief minister’s family prays for his safe return


May 1st, 2011 - 12:55 pm ICT by IANS
Itanagar, May 1 (IANS) Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Dorjee Khandu's family - his four wives and five children - are passing through agonizing moments and praying for his safe return ... Read more...

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Chopper with Arunachal chief minister still missing (Third Lead)


April 30th, 2011 - 9:25 pm ICT by IANS
Itanagar, April 30 (IANS) Mystery surrounds the whereabouts of a helicopter carrying Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Dorjee Khandu, with official claims that it had been traced to Bhutan denied and ... Read more...

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Chopper with Arunachal chief minister missing (Second Lead)


April 30th, 2011 - 9:01 pm ICT by IANS
Itanagar, April 30 (IANS) Mystery surrounds the whereabouts of a helicopter carrying Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Dorjee Khandu with authorities in Bhutan denying earlier official claims that it had landed ... Read more...

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Chopper with Arunachal chief minister still missing (Lead)


April 30th, 2011 - 8:12 pm ICT by IANS
Itanagar, April 30 (IANS) A helicopter with Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Dorjee Khandu on board is still untraceable hours after it took off from Tawang Saturday morning, officials ... Read more...

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Is Mubarak still in Sharm el-Sheikh?


April 17th, 2011 - 9:55 pm ICT by IANS
Cairo, April 17 (IANS) Conflicting reports emerged Sunday on the whereabouts of Egypt's former president Hosni Mubarak, as the state news agency claimed he was in a Sharm el-Sheikh hospital ... Read more...

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Mystery whether ‘Gaddafi is Jewish’ heats up


April 2nd, 2011 - 6:03 pm ICT by ANI
Tripoli, Apr 2 (ANI): Amid the political unrest in Libya, the stir about rumours whether Colonel Muammar Gaddafi is Jewish, has heated up.Conflicting reports surrounding Gadhafi's birth have circulated since about ... Read more...

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Amit Shah headed extortion gang, CBI tells apex court


March 9th, 2011 - 9:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 9 (IANS) Even as the CBI told the Supreme Court Wednesday that former Gujarat minister Amit Shah was heading an extortion racket having politician-police-criminal nexus, his ... Read more...

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More detailed pollution check ordered at Tuticorin plant


February 25th, 2011 - 9:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 25 (IANS) The Supreme Court Friday asked the National Environmental Engineering Research Institute (NEERI) to carry out a "more detailed inspection" of the pollution allegedly being caused by a ... Read more...

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Qaddafi’s grip slipping in Libya, opposition takes control security in some pockets


February 22nd, 2011 - 7:05 pm ICT by ANI
Cairo, Feb.22 (ANI): Libya appeared to slip further from the grip of Col. Muammar el-Qaddafi on Tuesday, as opposition forces in eastern Libya moved to consolidate control of the region, arming themselves ... Read more...

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Beating of OJ Simpson Said to be Verified by “Source”


February 16th, 2011 - 2:38 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Feb 15 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Examiner.com now claims to have a source which verifies the beating of OJ Simpson, that allegedly took place in the Lovelock Correctional Center, located in Las Vegas, Nevada. ... Read more...

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Trapped Chicago firefighters rescued


December 22nd, 2010 - 11:28 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Chicago, Dec 22 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A collapsed wall in Chicago has trapped some firefighters.There are conflicting reports about exactly how many people have been trapped under the rubbles. The Chicago Sun-Times reported ... Read more...

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Turkey Firm In Canada Reports Infection, Quarantine In Progress


November 25th, 2010 - 7:46 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Nov 25, (THAINDIAN NEWS) A case of bird flu has been reported in Canada just ahead of the thanksgiving day. The Canadian government has admitted the discovery of avian flu ... Read more...

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Sikh pilgrims’ tents in Pakistan catches fire; no casualties


November 20th, 2010 - 2:18 pm ICT by IANS
By Awais Saleem Islamabad, Nov 20 (IANS) At least 20 tents of Sikh pilgrims were burnt to ashes in Pakistan's Nankana Sahib city where they had gone to participate in the 542nd birth ... Read more...

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Justin Beiber Accused of Assault in Laser Tag Game?


October 18th, 2010 - 10:45 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Oct 18 (THAINDIAN NEWS) According to unconfirmed reports online, singer Justin Bieber is under investigation for assault against a twelve year old boy who accused him of the crime on Friday ... Read more...

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