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Survivors of Doon Express mishap recount horror

June 1st, 2012 - 2:35 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, June 1 (IANS) Passengers who escaped the derailment of the Doon Express at Jaunpur in Uttar Pradesh arrived in the state capital here early Friday and recounted their ordeal ... Read more...

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Yes we can! Goa priest’s Obama style campaign (Goa Newsletter)

February 25th, 2012 - 2:51 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Feb 25 (IANS) The vibrations of Barack Obama's signature 'Yes, We Can!' campaign are now reverberating in Goa.In the small assembly segment of Cumbharjua, a riverine constituency near ... Read more...

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Chinese youth rapes, robs, kills 91-year-old

February 10th, 2012 - 12:06 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, Feb 9 (IANS) A 19-year-old youth in a Chinese city has been detained for allegedly raping, robbing and killing a 91-year-old woman.The elderly lady surnamed Wei lived alone in ... Read more...

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Chhattisgarh serial killer admits to seven killings

January 23rd, 2012 - 2:18 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, Jan 23 (IANS) A 35-year-old serial killer who was arrested late last week in Raipur, has admitted to killing seven persons, including his wife and father, a police officer ... Read more...

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Woman, 86, hangs upside down for 27 hours in dark cellar

July 3rd, 2011 - 6:10 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 3 (IANS) An elderly lady in Britain remained hanging upside-down in a dark cellar for 27 hours after she fell and trapped her leg in a ladder.Joan Eaborn, ... Read more...

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Woman kills self to avoid `decline’ due to old age

April 3rd, 2011 - 3:01 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, April 3 (IANS) A British woman took her life at a Swiss clinic to avoid "long period of decline" people experience before they die, it was reported here.Nan Maitland ... Read more...

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Woman, granddaughter found strangled in Delhi

April 2nd, 2011 - 8:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 2 (IANS) A 65-year-old woman and her 15-year-old granddaughter were found strangled inside their house in West Delhi, police said Saturday. Their two suspected attackers, a ... Read more...

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Two held for Rebecca John mother’s murder

March 12th, 2011 - 3:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 12 (IANS) Two men have been arrested for the murder of 80-year-old Anna Mammen, mother of prominent city lawyer Rebecca John, police said Saturday, adding that robbery ... Read more...

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Murder of lawyer’s mother: Construction workers quizzed

March 10th, 2011 - 12:00 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 9 (IANS) Delhi Police Wednesday interrogated around 30 people, including plumbers and supervisors who had carried out repairs in the house of Anna Mammen, the 80-year-old mother ... Read more...

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Facebook’s Oldest User: Lillian Lowe?

December 17th, 2010 - 8:18 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Dec 17, (THAINDIAN NEWS) There is no doubt that Facebook has various types of users ranging from the teenagers who learn computers from childhood to the elderly lot who ... Read more...

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81-Year-Old Woman Stung By Yellow Wasps, Now In Critical Condition

November 4th, 2010 - 7:18 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Nov 4, (THAINDIAN NEWS) An elderly Florida woman Juanita Foshee, 81, is presently in a critical condition at a hospital after she was stung by more than 1,000 wasps at ... Read more...

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Archeologists Unearth Palaeolithic Funeral Feast In Israel

September 2nd, 2010 - 7:15 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Sep 2, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Archaeologists working in Hilazon Tachtit, in Northern Israel have been able to unearth remains of a large feast that is supposed to be around 12,000 years ... Read more...

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Chhattisgarh grandma sells off ancestral property to build village school

August 9th, 2010 - 4:35 pm ICT by ANI
By Shivshankar SarathiRaipur, Aug.9 (ANI): Setting a unique example of philanthropy, an elderly lady in Abhanpur block, located 10 kilometres from Raipur, the capital of Chhattisgarh, has disposed off her ancestral property ... Read more...

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In Maoist-police battle, tribal women bear the brunt

July 13th, 2010 - 3:33 pm ICT by IANS
By Sabyasachi Roy Lalgarh (West Bengal), July 13 (IANS) On both sides of the war between Maoists and security forces, it is mostly the men who wield the arms. But it is the ... Read more...

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Steve McNair’s Mom To Be Visited By Vince Young

June 26th, 2010 - 7:12 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri June 26, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Vince Young who is the quarterback for the Tennessee Titans team owes a lot to his mentor the late Steve McNair. The latter prepared him for ... Read more...

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Queen caught driving without seat belt

June 14th, 2010 - 12:25 pm ICT by IANS
By Venkata Vemuri London, June 14 (IANS) An elderly lady was caught driving a car without a seat belt. But she wasn't fined because she can't be. She's the Queen!Queen Elizabeth drove her ... Read more...

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Woman held for murder of elderly lady

March 9th, 2010 - 9:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 9 (IANS) A 24-year-old lady was arrested here Tuesday along with her husband for murdering and robbing an elderly woman, police said Tuesday. Dolly Aggarwal of Rani Bagh was ... Read more...

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For sale: Nude sketch by Adolf Hitler

February 27th, 2010 - 3:14 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 27 (ANI): Two previously unseen sketches by Adolf Hitler of a young nude woman and the face of an elderly lady are expected to raise 20,000 pounds between them at ... Read more...

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Women defy tradition by performing last rites

February 12th, 2010 - 2:33 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Feb 12 (IANS) Dozens of women in an Orissa village performed the last rites of a poor elderly lady on their own, defying age-old tradition, after the men refused to help, ... Read more...

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Air New Zealand Withdraws Controversial Cougar Ad After Facing Flak

January 19th, 2010 - 7:34 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Jan 19, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Air New Zealand has come under fire after launching a controversial ad that portrays senior women in a derogatory way and allegedly promotes promiscuity in public ... Read more...

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Spain arrests 92-year-old drug smuggler

October 20th, 2009 - 12:05 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, Oct 20 (EFE) A 92-year-old woman was arrested at Madrid's Barajas International Airport after more than four kilos of cocaine were found attached to her body, authorities said. The arrest took place ... Read more...

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Oz cops book dog for illegal parking!

September 2nd, 2009 - 5:21 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Sep 2 (ANI): Traffic wardens of the Darwin City Council recently booked a dog for illegal parking.The blue heeler was roped to a fence outside Rapid Creek Market when two traffic ... Read more...

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Now, an intelligent system to help the elderly avoid forgetting everyday tasks

August 28th, 2009 - 12:03 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, August 28 (ANI): Scientists at the University of Granada (UGR) have announced the creation of a system that uses Artificial Intelligence techniques to help elderly people, or those with special needs, ... Read more...

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Retired florist threatened with criminal prosecution for planting flowers in car park!

June 25th, 2009 - 6:18 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jun 25 (ANI): A retired florist, who planted a flower garden on a neglected patch of land in a car park, has been threatened with criminal prosecution by a council.Jayne Bailey, ... Read more...

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Devon once again spooked by Satan’’s footprints

March 13th, 2009 - 2:04 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 13 (ANI): The sleepy town of Devon in South West England has once again been spooked, after an elderly lady discovered what are said to be the Devils footprints.Jill ... Read more...

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Jennifer Hawkins Oz neighbours call in cops to stop all night partying

January 7th, 2009 - 6:44 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan 7 (ANI): Aussie beauty queen Jennifer Hawkins has managed to get on the nerves of some of her new Coogee neighbours with her all night partying.Hawkins, 25, who paid ... Read more...

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99-year-old Sydney virgin says shes still single!

October 23rd, 2008 - 6:19 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Oct 23 (ANI): Despite the marriage proposals she received, Maria Caterina Reitano, a 99-year-old virgin from Sydney, remained single.Reitano, who turns 100 in January 09 and is known as Aunty ... Read more...

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New all-in-one guide that helps modern Romeos get their Juliets

September 23rd, 2008 - 1:51 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 23 (ANI): For all the aspiring Romeos struggling to attract their Juliets, help is at hand, courtesy an all-in-one guide that provides tips for romance, from the first act ... Read more...

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Onam harbingers a season of festivities in Kerala

September 3rd, 2008 - 8:49 pm ICT by ANI
By Juhan Samuel Kochi, Sep.3 (ANI): Onam, the 10-day harvest festival of Kerala started on Tuesday with Athachamayam, a great pomp and show parade at Tripunithura, the seat of the erstwhile Cochin ... Read more...

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Pole dancing grannys video hits YouTube!

July 26th, 2008 - 6:34 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 26 (ANI): It may sound bizarre but an unknown granny is making waves on the Internet with her pole dancing video titled Grannys Gone Wild.The video, posted on website ... Read more...

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Survivors recount heroic teachers in China quake nightmares

May 27th, 2008 - 4:04 pm ICT by admin
By Wu Qi Mianyang (China), May 27 (Xinhua) "Granny Du, we've found granny Du!" Teachers and parents searching the ruins for life at the Nanba Primary School rushed to the scene when they ... Read more...

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South African president in Zimbabwe for fresh talks

May 9th, 2008 - 7:43 pm ICT by admin
DPA Johannesburg, May 9 (DPA) South African President Thabo Mbeki returned to Zimbabwe Friday for talks with President Robert Mugabe on the country's post-election impasse as foreign ambassadors visited the victims of attacks ... Read more...

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Screen legend Deborah Kerr dies at 86

November 14th, 2007 - 2:29 am ICT by admin

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