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14 rescued from Mumbai building fire (Lead)


August 9th, 2012 - 10:33 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 9 (IANS) Fourteen people were rescued from a building here after a fire engulfed the ninth floor of a commercial complex Thursday, officials said.The trapped ppeople were working ... Read more...

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Five trapped in Mumbai fire


August 9th, 2012 - 8:52 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 9 (IANS) A fire broke out in a commercial complex in Mumbai Thursday and five people remained trapped in the building as fire fighters strove to douse the ... Read more...

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IndiGo to go ahead with fleet expansion


January 10th, 2012 - 8:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 10 (IANS) Low cost carrier (LCC) IndiGo Tuesday said a possible review of its fleet expansion by the aviation regulator would not hinder the induction plan and ... Read more...

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Indians in US, Japan back Hazare agitation (With Images)


December 27th, 2011 - 10:06 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 27 (IANS) Anna Hazare's agitation attracted a modest crowd in Mumbai but Indians in the US and Japan Tuesday lent an international touch to the fight for ... Read more...

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Farmers block rail, road traffic in Punjab


December 8th, 2011 - 4:16 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Dec 8 (IANS) Road and railway traffic was affected in various parts of Punjab Thursday as hundreds of farmers blocked railway tracks and highways to press their demands, ... Read more...

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Broad consensus on draft Lokpal bill: Sibal


June 20th, 2011 - 3:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 20 (IANS) Terming the meeting between the government and civil society representatives on the proposed Lokpal bill a "major breakthrough", Human Resource Development Minister Kapil Sibal Monday ... Read more...

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Mumbai airport reopened after five-hour closure for repairs


April 23rd, 2011 - 7:10 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 23 (IANS) Mumbai's Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport was re-opened for normal flight operations Saturday late afternoon after a scheduled five-hour maintenance closure, an official said. Normal air services resumed ... Read more...

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Pedalling Delhi to Mumbai in 30 hours for a green cause


February 18th, 2011 - 6:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 18 (IANS) Having cycled from Mumbai to Delhi in four days to spread the message of peace after the 26/11 attack, 53-year-old Vinod Punmiya will try now to pedal ... Read more...

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Brief diversions boost our ability to focus


February 10th, 2011 - 3:20 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 10 (IANS) Even brief diversions from a task can dramatically boost one's ability to focus on that task for prolonged periods.The study zeroes in on a phenomenon known to anyone ... Read more...

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Anarchists plotting to ruin Wills-Kate royal wedding


January 31st, 2011 - 6:07 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 31 (ANI): Rebels are planning to wreck the royal wedding of Prince William and Kate Middleton on April 29, it has emerged.Anarchists are plotting to ruin the royal wedding ... Read more...

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Mosque demolition: Friday prayers held outside police station


January 14th, 2011 - 4:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 14 (IANS) Around 1,500 people offered Friday prayers outside the Nizamuddin police station in south Delhi amid tight security as they were not allowed to do so at the ... Read more...

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Crowds gather again near demolished mosque in Delhi (Second Lead)


January 13th, 2011 - 9:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 13 (IANS) After a few hours of normalcy Thursday, a crowd of over 200 men and women gathered at the site of a mosque in south Delhi that was ... Read more...

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Crowds gather again near demolished mosque, shout slogans (Lead)


January 13th, 2011 - 4:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 13 (IANS) After a few hours of normalcy Thursday, a crowd of over 100 men and women gathered at the site of a mosque in south Delhi that was ... Read more...

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Normalcy amid heavy security after Delhi mosque demolition


January 13th, 2011 - 2:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 13 (IANS) Heavy security was deployed in parts of south Delhi Thursday, a day after protests and stone pelting following the demolition of an illegal mosque by the Delhi ... Read more...

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Lane discipline, fines can improve Delhi traffic: Police chief


January 6th, 2011 - 4:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 6 (IANS) Lane discipline and imposing fines for traffic offences can change Delhi's traffic management considerably, Delhi Police Commissioner B.K. Gupta said Thursday."Traffic management through the lane ... Read more...

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Chilly day in Delhi, colder New Year day forecast (Lead)


December 31st, 2010 - 9:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 31 (IANS) Chilly winds presented a nippy New Year's eve in Delhi Friday, dipping the maximum day temperature below normal even as the sun shone bright. The weather office ... Read more...

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Cold winds sweep Delhi, temperatures to drop


December 31st, 2010 - 12:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 31 (IANS) It was a relatively clear morning as cold winds swept Delhi on the last day of the year Friday and the weather office warned that the city ... Read more...

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No flight cancelled at Delhi airport due to fog


December 30th, 2010 - 9:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 30 (IANS) No flight cancellation was reported at the Delhi airport Thursday due to fog, an official statement said."Effective from 1104 hours of 30th December, LVP (low visibility procedure) ... Read more...

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Traffic advisory announced for Friday Tazia processions


December 16th, 2010 - 12:18 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 15 (IANS) The Delhi Traffic Police Wednesday issued a traffic advisory for Friday on the occasion of the tenth day of Muharram, suggesting the routes to be avoided."Around 265 ... Read more...

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Furious Ryanair passengers stage plane sit-in


November 18th, 2010 - 8:32 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Liege, Nov 18 (THAINDIAN NEWS) About 100 passengers of Ryanair were on Wednesday enraged when they were taken to the Belgian city of Liege instead of Beauvais. And to protest the disapproval, ... Read more...

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Robert Pattinson Turns Down Burberry Offer


November 9th, 2010 - 7:16 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
November 9, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Kristen Stewart’s co-star and 'Twilight' vampire Robert Pattinson is certainly not too much into fashion. He may be one of the sexiest actors on earth with ... Read more...

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Obama will not come in your way, police assure Mumbaikars


November 3rd, 2010 - 1:07 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Nov 3 (ANI): Mumbai Police have given assurances that during US President Barack Obama's visit to the city, Mumbaikars will not be barred from accessing the roads used by his ... Read more...

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I don’t think about awards while composing: Ilayaraja


September 16th, 2010 - 3:35 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sep 16 (IANS) Legendary composer Ilayaraja, who bagged the National Award for the best background score for Malayalam film "Kerala Varma Pazhassi Raja", says he never thinks about awards while composing ... Read more...

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Manhattan Strip Club Sues Man for $46,000 Bar Tab


September 10th, 2010 - 10:53 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Sep 10 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A man from Long Island has been sued for an unbelievable $46 thousand bar tab which he had wracked up at a Manhattan Strip Club, for “entertainment services, ... Read more...

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Mass extinctions “change evolution rules”


September 5th, 2010 - 5:11 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept5 (ANI): A new study from Macquarie University has analyzed why global mass extinctions occur - whether they are just short-term diversions in life's preordained course, or spring up completely new ... Read more...

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Delhi Traffic Police issues road advisory in view of CWG


September 3rd, 2010 - 9:37 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Sep 3 (ANI): Planning extensive restrictions a day prior to the commencement of the trials for special dedicated lanes for the 2010 Commonwealth Games 2010, the Delhi Traffic Police on ... Read more...

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Elizabeth Hurley ‘lonely’ without husband Arun Nayar


August 14th, 2010 - 4:12 pm ICT by ANI
London, August 14 (ANI): Elizabeth Hurley has revealed that without husband Arun Nayar she is feeling lonely at her Cotswolds farm.Hurley shared her feeling with 15,593 followers on Twitter."I felt lonely this ... Read more...

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Kat Von D Back With New Season Of ‘LA Ink’


August 12th, 2010 - 7:45 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Aug 12, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Kat Von D has again become the talk of town with the premiere of the latest season of 'LA Ink' on the TLC channel on August ... Read more...

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NASA satellite improves pollution monitoring


July 26th, 2010 - 5:34 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 26 (ANI): NASA scientists improved watershed pollution monitoring models by incorporating satellite and ground-based observations of precipitation.The research team, led by Joseph Nigro of Science Systems and Applications, Inc., incorporated ... Read more...

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Heavy rain disrupts rail, road traffic in Haryana, Punjab (Second Lead)


July 7th, 2010 - 12:50 am ICT by IANS
Chandigarh/New Delhi, July 6 (IANS) Hundreds of harried passengers were stranded at railway stations in Punjab and Haryana Tuesday as many trains were cancelled or delayed due to excessive rains. Road and ... Read more...

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Shutdown: Delhi traffic police gives tips on Facebook


July 5th, 2010 - 7:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 5 (IANS) Guess one of the ways Delhi Traffic Police used Monday to manage traffic in the capital hit by a crippling shutdown - through social networking site ... Read more...

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Anxious kin wait in Mumbai for news on train passengers


May 28th, 2010 - 10:31 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 28 (IANS) Chaos reigned at the Lokmanya Tilak Terminus in Bandra-Kurla, central Mumbai, where the Mumbai-bound Gyaneshwari Express was scheduled to arrive late Friday evening. The train derailed in Jhargram ... Read more...

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Thousands stranded on second day of Air India strike


May 26th, 2010 - 8:38 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 26 (IANS) Thousands of passengers across the country and abroad were stranded due to a flash strike by Air India employees which continued for the second day Wednesday leading to ... Read more...

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Don’t hassle public when I travel: Uttar Pradesh governor


April 29th, 2010 - 12:24 am ICT by IANS
Lucknow, April 28 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh Governor B.L. Joshi Wednesday directed the state police to ensure no unnecessary traffic restrictions or diversions are imposed during his movement on the roads, said sources ... Read more...

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Two lesbians’ planned prom date leads to prom cancellation


March 13th, 2010 - 9:22 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
Mar 13 (Pen Men at Work): Constance McMillen didn't suppose that her Mississippi school district would, in actuality, suspend her senior prom rather than permit her to put in an appearance ... Read more...

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