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Wild tuskers rampage through Chhattisgarh villages, cause panic


June 27th, 2012 - 5:20 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, June 27 (IANS) Panic has spread as at least two persons have been trampled to death and several houses damaged by herds of wild elephants rampaging in Sarguja forest ... Read more...

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Spears’ fiance becomes her co-conservator


April 26th, 2012 - 7:23 pm ICT by IANS
New York, April 26 (IANS) Britney Spears' fiance Jason Trawick has finally become the co-conservator of her multimillion-dollar fortune.Trawick was approved as a co-conservator for the pop star by ... Read more...

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Three arrested with tiger skins in Chhattisgarh


April 20th, 2012 - 6:34 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, April 20 (IANS) Three men were arrested with tiger skins while they were trying to sell these in Chhattisgarh, police said here Friday.According to police, the three men were ... Read more...

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Spears’ fiance to become her co-conservator


April 9th, 2012 - 9:17 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, April 9 (IANS) Britney Spears' fiance Jason Trawick is set to become the singer's co-conservator.Spears' father Jamie Spears has asked a court to have future son-in-law Trawick ... Read more...

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Etta James hospitalised


December 26th, 2011 - 3:28 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Dec 26 (IANS) R&B; singer Etta James has been hospitalised after complaining of breathing problem.The 73-year-old, who is battling leukaemia, spent Christmas in a hospital. Her longtime manager ... Read more...

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Man-eater leopard trapped alive by wildlife enthusiast


November 18th, 2011 - 6:43 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Nov 18 (IANS) A full-grown man-eater leopard, who had reportedly devoured three children and attacked at least half a dozen people, was trapped alive by a wildlife enthusiast near ... Read more...

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Bangladesh Sundarbans to have dolphin sanctuaries


November 3rd, 2011 - 10:23 am ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Nov 3 (IANS) Bangladesh will soon declare parts of the river area near the Sundarbans as "dolphin sanctuaries" to ensure a safe environment for the endangered freshwater mammals, officials ... Read more...

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Chinese toxic ship arrives in Bangladesh


September 20th, 2011 - 5:38 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Sep 20 (IANS) A Chinese-owned toxic ship, which arrived in Bangladesh's Chittagong city for dismantling Monday, has been asked to stay out of the port area.According to Captain Nazmul ... Read more...

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Apex court cautions on fee waiver for poor litigants (Lead)


July 20th, 2011 - 11:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 20 (IANS) The Supreme Court has said that before an individual was declared indigent and exempted from paying court fee, subordinate courts must ascertain his true financial ... Read more...

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Leopard injures six, shot dead


July 20th, 2011 - 12:39 am ICT by IANS
Siliguri, July 19 (IANS) A leopard was shot dead after it attacked and injured six people in a slum in West Bengal's Darjeeling district Tuesday, an official said.The leopard attacked ... Read more...

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Hit by train, another elephant dies


July 4th, 2011 - 10:37 pm ICT by IANS
Siliguri (West Bengal), July 1 (IANS) An elephant hit by a train in West Bengal more than a week ago died Monday of multi-organ failure, an official said.The elephant was ... Read more...

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Britney’s dad moves court for money?


June 16th, 2011 - 10:25 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 16 (IANS) Jamie Spears has reportedly approached court asking money for directing and managing the logistics for daughter Britney Spears' Femme Fatale Tour that starts Thursday in ... Read more...

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Goa may add to India’s tiger numbers


April 17th, 2011 - 10:41 am ICT by IANS
Panaji, April 17 (IANS) Where have Goa's tigers gone? Despite consistently throwing up four to five tigers in past counts, the latest 2011 tiger census conspicuously avoids reference to the ... Read more...

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Britney being sued for $10M by former business partners


March 31st, 2011 - 6:06 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 31 (ANI): Pop star Britney Spears has been slapped with a 10-million-dollar lawsuit.She is being sued by her former business partners for breach of contract, fraud and deceit.The ... Read more...

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First whale shark satellite-tagged in India


March 16th, 2011 - 10:13 pm ICT by IANS
Sutrapada (Gujarat), March 16 (IANS) A whale shark has been satellite-tagged for the first time in India as part of research to understand its behaviour, ecological preferences and migration, an ... Read more...

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Know the bird and count it too - at Pong wetlands


January 25th, 2011 - 12:36 pm ICT by IANS
By Vishal Gulati Shimla, Jan 25 (IANS) Can you tell a bar-headed goose from a spotbilled duck? Himachal Pradesh will soon launch a unique drive to promote bird watching and count the exact ... Read more...

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Chandigarh to get its first cactii garden


December 23rd, 2010 - 2:05 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Dec 23 (IANS) Chandigarh, which is famous for its unique rock garden, will soon get a cactii garden, much to the delight of tourists and botanists. This cactii garden is ... Read more...

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Is Sukhna sanctuary in Chandigarh home to leopards?


December 21st, 2010 - 10:24 am ICT by IANS
By Alkesh Sharma Chandigarh, Dec 21 (IANS) Chandigarh houses over a million people and now it seems leopards too have found it suitable for a home! Substantial evidence on the presence of the ... Read more...

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Leopards to be relocated in West Bengal


December 20th, 2010 - 9:24 pm ICT by ANI
By Rik Sundar SasmalJalpaiguri (West Bengal), Dec.20 (ANI): Three leopards will be shifted from the Khayerbari animal rescue centre of West Bengal's Jalpaiguri District to the Alipore Zoo in Kolkata.The shifting leopards ... Read more...

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Lindsay Lohan – Who Is Her Mystery Caller?


December 18th, 2010 - 2:08 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Lindsay Lohan finally discovers the man behind all the harassing text messages and phone calls that she received while she was at Betty Ford Centre, the rehab. The trouble maker ... Read more...

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‘Development is the only answer to tackling Naxalism’ (Part-II)


November 27th, 2010 - 9:08 pm ICT by ANI
contd.In remote tribal villages, especially during the monsoons, speedy access to health services was a problem. We have placed ambulances at strategic places so that minimum time is lost in rendering medical ... Read more...

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Amitabh’s endorsement lures tourists to Gujarat’s Gir Wildlife Sanctuary


November 12th, 2010 - 5:27 pm ICT by ANI
By Hanif KhokharGir (Gujarat), Nov.12 (ANI): Bollywood superstar Amitabh Bachchan's endorsement of Gujarat as an ideal tourist destination is attracting thousands of tourists to the Sasan Gir Wildlife Sanctuary in Junagadh ... Read more...

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Jatinga, where birds commit suicide? (With images)


November 4th, 2010 - 10:09 am ICT by IANS
By Jadav Kakoti Haflong (Assam), Nov 4 (IANS) The tranquillity of Jatinga, a scenic village nestling among the Borail Hills range, is shattered every night by a disturbing occurrence - the 'mass suicide' ... Read more...

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John F. Kennedy grave site restoration in progress


October 31st, 2010 - 8:02 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
Restoration of the grave-site of President John F Kennedy at the Arlington National Cemetery has effectively been taken up by the Knights of Columbus. The work began on Thursday, the 28th ... Read more...

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John F. Kennedy’s Gravesite To Be Restored


October 31st, 2010 - 7:31 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Oct 31, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Workers are now making an effort to restore the celebrated words of Late President of America John F. Kennedy in Arlington National Cemetery. Several workers were ... Read more...

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Sundarbans faces threat from charcoal smugglers


October 31st, 2010 - 3:09 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Oct 31 (IANS) The endangered ecology of the Sundarbans that straddle Bangladesh and India is facing a new challenge from poachers who chop down and burn the trees to sell charcoal ... Read more...

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African breed dog to track wildlife poachers in Uttarakhand


October 23rd, 2010 - 6:49 pm ICT by ANI
By Vipul GoelHaldwani (Uttarakhand), Oct.23 (ANI): The Conservator of Forests in Uttarakhand's Haldwani division has 'recruited' an African Rhodesian Richback breed of dog to apprehend poachers.Apart from routine patrolling in the ... Read more...

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Mathura tiger eludes, may be close to Rajasthan border


October 7th, 2010 - 2:23 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, Oct 7 (IANS) The tiger, now named Mohan, eluded wildlife trackers from three states, two days after it was spotted in Mathura district in Uttar Pradesh where it attacked half a ... Read more...

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Lindsay Lohan Conservatorship Battle Starts


October 1st, 2010 - 7:35 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
October 1, 2010(Pen Men at Work): It seems that Michael Lohan, the estranged father of Lindsay Lohan, is seeking legal conservatorship for his daughter. Recent reports revealed that the senior ... Read more...

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Control of Britney’s estate remains under father


October 1st, 2010 - 2:10 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Oct 1 (IANS) A Los Angeles judge has decided that the control of pop singer Britney Spears' legal and business affairs will remain under her father James Spears.After a ... Read more...

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LiLo could be placed under conservatorship by court


September 27th, 2010 - 1:05 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 27 (ANI): Court could appoint a third party for Lindsay Lohan to act as a legal guardian over her affairs, all thanks to her behaviour and parenting situation.According to ... Read more...

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Trying to save young ones, seven elephants mowed down by train


September 23rd, 2010 - 4:13 pm ICT by IANS
Jalpaiguri (West Bengal), Sep 23 (IANS) When two baby elephants got trapped on a rail track here, more pachyderms rushed in to help - but little did they know that a speeding ... Read more...

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Floods affect a wildlife sanctuary in northeastern India


September 14th, 2010 - 5:38 pm ICT by ANI
Guwahati, Sep 14 (ANI): Incessant downpour over the past fortnight has inundated the Pobitora Wildlife Sanctuary in Assam.Consequently, wildlife wardens have moved the animals to safer places.The Pobitora Wildlife Sanctuary is famous ... Read more...

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Nine spotted deer die in West Bengal


August 19th, 2010 - 8:21 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 19 (IANS) Six spotted deer died of exhaustion while being transported to another park in West Bengal Thursday, a senior forest official said. Three other spotted deer died in another incident.The ... Read more...

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Efforts intensified to trap leopards near Tirupati temple


August 6th, 2010 - 9:58 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Aug 6 (IANS) Forest officials Friday intensified their efforts to trap two leopards after devotees walking on the footpath to the Tirupati temple in Andhra Pradesh spotted one of them. The devotees, ... Read more...

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