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Joining Chinese space mission doesn’t come easy! (Lead)


March 25th, 2012 - 9:09 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, March 25 (IANS) China has selected its first two women astronauts for the next manned space mission to be launched between June and August. The selection process required them ... Read more...

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Joining Chinese space mission doesn’t come easy!


March 25th, 2012 - 8:28 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, March 25 (IANS) China has selected its first two women astronauts for its next manned space mission to be launched between June and August. The selection process required them ... Read more...

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Being seated close to another table is Brits’ biggest moan when dining out


March 9th, 2011 - 1:27 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 9 (ANI): A new UK study has found that being seated too close to another table is what annoys people most when dining out.The survey of 2,061 people by lastminute.com ... Read more...

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UK court sentences Indian restaurants’ owner for employing illegal immigrants


February 21st, 2011 - 5:01 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 20 (ANI): A Carlisle Crown Court Judge has sentenced the owner of three Indian restaurants to two years in jail for exploiting illegal immigrants for cash.Mohammed Rahman was caught ... Read more...

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Chilean miners thought of cannibalism, suicide


February 13th, 2011 - 11:19 am ICT by IANS
London, Feb 13 (IANS) The 33 heroic Chilean miners, who drew world attention after being trapped under half-a-mile below the surface for 69 days, had delved upon committing suicide and even cannibalism ... Read more...

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NASA’s space-age role in trapped Chile miners rescue operation


October 14th, 2010 - 6:35 pm ICT by ANI
San Jose, Oct 14(ANI): Engineers at the US space agency, National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), had played a crucial role in the operation carried out to rescue the 33 trapped miners ... Read more...

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Trapped Chilean miners ask for beer, peaches


August 25th, 2010 - 5:13 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug.25 (ANI): The 33 miners trapped in an underground mine in Chile spoke to rescuers by radio and have asked for cold beer, peaches and toothbrushes.Chile's Minister for Mines, Laurence ... Read more...

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Activists protest against Oz attack in New Delhi


June 4th, 2009 - 9:58 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, June 4 (ANI): Protesting against the recent attacks on Indian students in Australia, members of a 'Rashtrawadi Sena' burnt Australian flags in New Delhi.To represent that no action being ... Read more...

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Mumbai gives warm welcome to rRescued Stolt Valor crew


November 24th, 2008 - 4:21 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Nov.24 (ANI): Mumbai today gave a warm and relieved welcome to five of the 18 Indian crew members of the MT Stolt Valor, a ship that was hijacked by Somali ... Read more...

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Stolt Valor crewmen return to India, say were not tortured (Lead)


November 24th, 2008 - 3:40 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 24 (IANS) Five of the 18 Indian crew members of MT Stolt Valor, a ship that was hijacked by Somali pirates in September, returned to Mumbai Monday. They said that ... Read more...

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How First World War soldiers on Western Front used to live in underground tunnels


November 10th, 2008 - 3:51 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 10 (ANI): Archaeologists have excavated an extensive network of First World War tunnels near the Belgian town of Ypres, which provide an insight into the underground life of the ... Read more...

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