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Four Chinese officials jailed over deadly colliery flood

February 26th, 2012 - 3:01 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Feb 26 (IANS) Four officials have been sentenced from three to 13 years in jail for last year's coal mine flooding that killed 13 people in China's Hunan province, ... Read more...

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Captain blamed for Italy cruise ship accident

January 17th, 2012 - 12:46 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, Jan 17 (IANS/AKI) The head of the company that owns the cruise ship involved in a deadly accident off Italy's Tuscan coast has blamed the captain for the disaster."The ... Read more...

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Wedding wows! 120-year-old man marries 60-year-old

October 28th, 2011 - 2:49 pm ICT by IANS
Silchar (Assam), Oct 28 (IANS) If their respective ages were to be added up, they'll date back to India's first war of independence in 1857. So, when 120-year-old Hazi Abdul ... Read more...

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Italian mountain climber falls to death in Swiss Alps

August 22nd, 2011 - 8:48 pm ICT by BNO News
WALLIS, SWITZERLAND (BNO NEWS) -- An Italian mountain climber was killed on late Sunday afternoon while climbing with a group in the Pennine Alps mountain range in Switzerland, police said on Monday.Wallis ... Read more...

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Chinese wary of high-speed railway

July 26th, 2011 - 4:08 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, July 26 (IANS) Although authorities say all is well with China's rail network, passengers have not regained confidence in the service after a deadly accident killed 39 people, a ... Read more...

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Plane crashes into homes near New Delhi, 10 killed

May 26th, 2011 - 3:58 am ICT by BNO News
FARIDABAD, INDIA (BNO NEWS) -- An emergency medical plane carrying seven people crashed into a residential structure near the Indian capital on late Wednesday evening, local media reported.The accident happened at around ... Read more...

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Russia sends Poland files on presidential plane crash

April 7th, 2011 - 11:31 am ICT by IANS
Warsaw, April 7 (IANS) Russian prosecutors have sent Poland 14 volumes of files on the investigation into the Polish presidential plane crash near Russia's Smolensk city, ahead of the the ... Read more...

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Death toll rises to 37 after last miners found dead in central China mine

October 19th, 2010 - 6:50 pm ICT by BNO News
YUZHOU, CHINA (BNO NEWS) -- The death toll from a gas leak at a central China coal mine on Saturday has risen to 37, the government said, concluding recovery operations at the ... Read more...

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Dog shoots Kiwi man in buttocks

July 13th, 2010 - 5:13 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, July 13 (ANI): A Northland man was shot by his dog in the backside after the canine leapt on to a loaded rifle in a rare, but potentially deadly, accident.Police believe ... Read more...

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11 die in Siberia mine blasts (Lead, Changing dateline)

May 9th, 2010 - 2:17 pm ICT by IANS
Kemerovo (Russia), May 9 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Eleven miners were killed and 41 injured in two West Siberian coal mine blasts, authorities said Sunday. A spokesman for the Russian emergencies ministry said Sunday that ... Read more...

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Randy Kiwi dolphin traps young women at sea!

December 9th, 2009 - 5:48 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec 9 (ANI): A randy teenaged Kiwi dolphin has become infamous after it trapped young women in water.According to experts, the hormones of the 250kg dolphin named Moko, living in North ... Read more...

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People worship Highway Goddess for safe journey in Chennai

November 22nd, 2009 - 6:45 pm ICT by ANI
Chennai, Nov. 22 (ANI): People have strong belief in Iraniamman Amma, commonly known as the highway goddess in Chennai.They offer puja at Goddess Iraniamman temple, situated near Tambaram, for a safe journey.According ... Read more...

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Charlie Davis Grievously Injured In Car Accident

October 15th, 2009 - 6:21 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Arlington, Va, Oct. 15, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Star football player Charlie Davies, who belongs to the U.S. Men's national team, has been seriously injured in an accident that is said to ... Read more...

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29 killed as truck plunges into river in China

May 16th, 2008 - 12:04 am ICT by admin
Xinhua Guiyang (China), May 15 (Xinhua) At least 29 people were killed and 14 others injured when a farm truck plunged into a river in the south-western province of Guizhou Thursday, the police ... Read more...

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