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Mumbai woman killed in US bus accudent


August 4th, 2012 - 11:09 am ICT by IANS
Chicago, Aug 4 (IANS) A 25-year-old woman dentist from Mumbai, who was also a graduate student at the University of Missouri, was the lone passenger killed in a crash of ... Read more...

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Motorcyclist killed as bus overturns in Mumbai


April 6th, 2012 - 9:03 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 6 (IANS) A motorcyclist was killed Friday after getting trapped under a BEST double decker bus which overturned in northwest Mumbai, an official said."A motorcyclist was killed after ... Read more...

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Discarded X-mas cards can fuel 20 moon trips!


December 26th, 2011 - 2:27 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 26 (IANS) Discarded Christmas cards and wrapping paper can fuel 20 moon trips by a double-decker bus and back -- the staggering equivalent of 18 million km. Imperial ... Read more...

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Minibus carrying preschoolers collides with truck in NW China, killing 20


November 16th, 2011 - 8:09 pm ICT by BNO News
QINGYANG, CHINA (BNO NEWS) -- At least 20 people were killed on early Wednesday morning when a minibus carrying preschoolers from a kindergarten was involved in an accident in northwestern China, the ... Read more...

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Felt proud South Asians were bulwarks of defence in London: Kabir Bedi (First Person)


August 14th, 2011 - 1:31 pm ICT by IANS
London was burning the night I arrived on Aug 8. Police sirens blared through the darkness, racing towards rioters ransacking shops and torching buildings in Croydon, Clapham and Peckham. The ... Read more...

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Riots in London after fatal shooting


August 7th, 2011 - 12:05 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 7 (IANS) Riots broke out in north London Saturday night following a fatal police shooting.Two police cars, a bus and ­several shops were set ablaze in Tottenham ... Read more...

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Akon’s wife to join him on India tour


April 12th, 2011 - 12:06 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 11 (IANS) Popular Senegalese-American singer Akon, due to perform at concerts in Gurgaon and Bangalore April 16 and 17 respectively, will be accompanied by his wife and a ... Read more...

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Mobile restaurant enthralls gourmets in Gujarat


April 9th, 2011 - 3:50 pm ICT by ANI
Rajkot, Apr 9 (ANI): A mobile restaurant called 'Hijackk' is attracting food lovers in Gujarat.'Hijackk' is a double decker bus started in Rajkot, in which people can have good food while traveling ... Read more...

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Brit firm offers a double-decker bus as funeral vehicle


January 23rd, 2011 - 2:53 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 23 (ANI): A Brit funeral firm has found a unique way to take the dead to their final destination-in a double-decker red bus.Lymn Undertakers has become the first in Britain ... Read more...

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Princess Beatrice in car crash terror


October 13th, 2010 - 9:32 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 13 (IANS) Princess Beatrice escaped unhurt as her car smashed between a bus and a coach near Buckingham Palace -- home to her grandmother, the Queen.Princess Beatrice burst into tears ... Read more...

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20ft wide asteroid to pass within 28,000 miles of Earth today


October 12th, 2010 - 5:49 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 12 (ANI): NASA has revealed that an asteroid larger than a double-decker bus is to pass within 28,000 miles of Earth on Tuesday, but has no chance of hitting the ... Read more...

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July 7 2005 London bombing inquests to begin


October 11th, 2010 - 5:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 11 (ANI): The inquests for the 52 people killed by four al-Qaeda-backed suicide bombers on three Underground trains and a bus in London on July 7, 2005 are due to ... Read more...

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Drunk Indian-origin driver rams bus into low bridge


August 1st, 2010 - 5:19 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 1 (IANS) An Indian-origin schoolbus driver in Britain, who was drunk three times over the permissible limit, ran his double-decker bus into a low bridge, causing its roof to tear ... Read more...

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Chandigarh carnival begins with colourful parade


November 28th, 2009 - 7:49 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Nov 28 (IANS) The two-day annual Chandigarh carnival got off to a bright start Saturday as a parade comprising folk dancers from Punjab, drummers and colourful tableaux snaked its way through ... Read more...

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Record breaking day for entering Guinness World Records


November 12th, 2009 - 2:23 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 12 (ANI): Over 200,000 people across the globe are all set to enter the Guinness Book of Records as they try to break and make strange new records to achieve ... Read more...

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Yankees Victory Parade well attended


November 8th, 2009 - 12:52 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Nov 7 (THAINDIAN NEWS) George Steinbrenner, the owner of the Yankees was waving a broom from a float in the great Yankees victory parade. New York Yankees victory parade was ... Read more...

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Speed skater, triathlete, carry Olympic flame into Canada


October 31st, 2009 - 5:10 pm ICT by IANS
Victoria (Canada), Oct 31 (DPA) Olympic gold medal winners Catriona Le May-Doan and Simon Whitfield have led off the longest domestic Olympic torch relay in history which will end in Vancouver before ... Read more...

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London’s oldest timber structure predates Stonehenge by more than 500 years


August 13th, 2009 - 1:03 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, August 13 (ANI): A team of archaeologists has unearthed London's oldest timber structure, which through radiocarbon dating has been proven to be nearly 6,000 years old, predating Stonehenge by more than ... Read more...

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Hong Kong teenagers sell sex to buy designer clothes: Survey


June 28th, 2009 - 1:12 pm ICT by IANS
Hong Kong, June 28 (DPA) An increasing number of Hong Kong teenagers are selling sex to earn money for designer clothes, in a trend called "compensated dating", a survey released Sunday indicated. One ... Read more...

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Ronaldo’s musical taste buds revealed


May 5th, 2009 - 5:21 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 5 (ANI): Footie ace Cristiano Ronaldo has revealed his musical tastes."I like hip hop and romantic songs like Sade, Phil Collins, George Michael, Elton John," The Mirror quoted him, as ... Read more...

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Ronaldo to buy a red double-decker bus to impress relatives!


May 5th, 2009 - 3:10 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 5 (ANI): Football ace striker Cristiano Ronaldo is buying a red double-decker bus to impress his nieces and nephews.The Manchester United winger marvels at the London buses when he's with ... Read more...

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RED FM’s VOTE - Karega ya Karwaun?


April 28th, 2009 - 9:43 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
City under seize? Blame the GovernmentFloods in the city? Blame the GovernmentCorrupt Politicians? You can't blame the GovernmentPut your index finger to good use,VOTE KAROWhen all campaigns, on the importance of ... Read more...

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Bus passengers fall into 7 distinct personality groups


January 5th, 2009 - 12:50 pm ICT by ANI
London, January 5 (ANI): A persons seat preference on a double-decker bus may reveal his/her personality, say researchers. Dr. Tom Fawcett of Salford University says that forward-minded people tend to sit ... Read more...

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Sarah Harding opens up about her terrifying car crash


November 5th, 2008 - 5:07 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 5 (ANI): Girls Aloud singer Sarah Harding has finally opened up about her terrifying car crash last week, insisting that it was the worst week of her life.The 26-year-old ... Read more...

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Spice Girls Spice World bus up for grabs on eBay


October 11th, 2008 - 5:19 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 11 (ANI): The famous double-decker bus rode around by the Spice Girls in the flick Spice World is up for sale.The vehicle is being auctioned on eBay.com and the ... Read more...

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Discovery of 14th century dock in UK turns history on its head


October 3rd, 2008 - 5:33 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 3 (ANI): A recently uncovered Roman structure at Richborough , England, which has been estimated to be a dock dating back to the 14th century, has turned history on ... Read more...

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Beckham bends it for Indian girl at Olympic closing


August 25th, 2008 - 4:25 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 25 (IANS) A little Indian-origin girl who starred in the spectacular Olympic closing ceremony in Beijing said she was more excited about meeting footballer David Beckham than appearing in front ... Read more...

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Olympic attention now swings to London


August 24th, 2008 - 10:30 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Aug 24 (DPA) David Beckham kicked a football and three-time Beijing gold medallist Chris Hoy rode a bicycle past a double-decker bus as London became the centre of Olympic attention Sunday.The ... Read more...

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Beckham, Paige and Beyonce for Olympics handover ceremony


August 23rd, 2008 - 6:04 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Aug 23 (IANS) Football superstar David Beckham will kick the handover ball Sunday at the closing ceremony of the Beijing Olympics when China passes on the reins to Britain for the ... Read more...

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One killed, over 60 injured in England bus crash


August 19th, 2008 - 6:28 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 19 (Xinhua) One man was killed and more than 60 injured in a bus-car collision in Staffordshire, west Midlands region of England,, the BBC reported Monday.The accident occurred at around ... Read more...

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Beckham to star at Beijing closing ceremony


August 15th, 2008 - 5:43 pm ICT by IANS
By V. Krishnaswamy Beijing, Aug 15 (IANS) After Chinese wizardry at the opening Ceremony, London, which hosts the 2012 Olympics, will rely on its famous footballer David Beckham to enthrall the spectators at ... Read more...

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18 passengers die as bus overturns in Hong Kong


May 1st, 2008 - 9:15 pm ICT by admin
DPA Hong Kong, May 1 (DPA) Eighteen women passengers were killed in Hong Kong Thursday and 44 people injured when an overloaded tour bus crashed and rolled over after apparently suffering brake failure. ... Read more...

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15 dead as tour bus overturns in Hong Kong


May 1st, 2008 - 1:38 pm ICT by admin
DPA Hong Kong, May 1 (DPA) At least 15 people were killed and 40 injured when a tour bus overturned in rainy conditions in Hong Kong Thursday, the police said. The bus, carrying ... Read more...

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Driving on UK roads leaves Nicolas Cage terrified


February 10th, 2008 - 11:38 am ICT by admin
London, Feb 10 (ANI): Hollywood star Nicolas Cage has revealed that driving on UK roads drives him mad. The City of Angels star admits that he just cant stop himself from driving on ... Read more...

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