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Blast at illegal fireworks workshop in northern China kills 5


September 17th, 2012 - 8:41 pm ICT by BNO News
JIANZHUANGZI, CHINA (BNO NEWS) -- An explosion ripped through an illegal fireworks workshop in northern China on late Monday morning, killing five members of a family who were working there, state-run media ... Read more...

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Syria situation ’spinning out of control’ : US


July 19th, 2012 - 1:18 am ICT by IANS
Washington, July 18 (IANS) Stating that the situation in Syria was fast "spinning out of control", US Defense Secretary Leon Panetta Wednesday called for more international pressure on Damascus, Xinhua ... Read more...

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Six die in Pakistan bombing (Lead)


April 4th, 2012 - 12:55 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, April 4 (IANS) Six people were killed and seven injured Wednesday when a massive explosion ripped through a passenger van in Pakistan's northwest, a media report said.Geo News ... Read more...

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Senior cop dies in Peshawar suicide blast (Lead)


March 15th, 2012 - 12:25 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, March 15 (IANS) A senior police official was killed Thursday when a suicide bomber targeted his car while he was on his way to work in Peshawar city, a ... Read more...

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13 killed in blast at Peshawar funeral (Second Lead)


March 11th, 2012 - 2:47 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, March 11 (IANS) Thirteen people were killed Sunday when a huge explosion ripped through a funeral prayer being held in Pakistan's Peshawar city. The deputy speaker of the ... Read more...

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13 killed in China factory blast (Lead)


February 28th, 2012 - 7:28 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Feb 28 (IANS) At least 13 people were killed and 43 injured Tuesday after an explosion ripped through a chemical plant in north China's Hebei province, police said.The explosion ... Read more...

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15 dead, over 30 hurt in Pakistan blast (Lead)


February 23rd, 2012 - 2:41 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Feb 23 (IANS) At least 15 people, including two children, were killed and over 30 injured Thursday when a massive explosion ripped through a bus stop in Pakistan's northwestern ... Read more...

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Blast rips through Nigerian church on Christmas


December 25th, 2011 - 6:53 pm ICT by IANS
Abuja, Dec 25 (IANS/RIA Novosti) An explosion ripped through a Catholic church during the Christmas service near Nigeria's capital Sunday, causing deaths and injuries, officials said.The blast hit St. Theresa ... Read more...

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Thousands evacuated after blast at chemical plant in southern China


November 24th, 2011 - 11:49 pm ICT by BNO News
GUANGZHOU, CHINA (BNO NEWS) -- Thousands of people were evacuated on Thursday afternoon after a large explosion ripped through a warehouse at a chemical plant in southern China, state-run media reported.The explosion ... Read more...

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Delhi blast a heinous attack: Sarkozy


September 7th, 2011 - 10:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 7 (IANS) Terming Wednesday's blast in Delhi a "heinous terrorist attack", French President Nicolas Sarkozy said France is on India's side in fighting the "barbaric scourge" ... Read more...

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Security lapses will be probed: Delhi Lt. Governor


September 7th, 2011 - 8:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 7 (IANS) Terming Wednesday's blast at Delhi High Court "serious and worrisome", Delhi Lieutenant Governor Tejendra Khanna said a detailed probe will be conducted into the incident ... Read more...

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16 die in Ukraine mine blast


July 29th, 2011 - 1:34 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, July 29 (IANS/RIA Novosti) At least 16 miners were killed Friday after an explosion ripped through a mine in eastern Ukraine, authorities said.Ten miners remain missing after the blast ... Read more...

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Police guard from massacred Utoya camp missing


July 25th, 2011 - 1:41 pm ICT by IANS
Oslo, July 25 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Norwegian police have not been able to locate the whereabouts of a police guard who was due to be on the Utoya Island where 86 ... Read more...

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Police release six suspects in Oslo bombing


July 25th, 2011 - 1:40 pm ICT by IANS
Oslo, July 25 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Six suspects who were detained in the Oslo bombing case Sunday were released because of lack of evidence of their involvement in Friday's attack, Norwegian ... Read more...

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Pope calls to renounce hatred as Norway mourns victims


July 25th, 2011 - 1:40 pm ICT by IANS
Vatican City, July 25 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Pope Benedict Sunday prayed for the victims of Norway's twin terror attacks and called on Catholics to "abandon forever the path of hatred and ... Read more...

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Nashik blast kills three, police rule out bomb


June 8th, 2011 - 10:01 pm ICT by IANS
Nashik/Mumbai, June 8 (IANS) At least three people were killed and 11 others were injured when a powerful explosion ripped through a housing building in Nashik Wednesday, police said. Several ... Read more...

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16 killed in Pakistan bakery blast


June 6th, 2011 - 2:19 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 6 (IANS) At least 16 people were killed and more than 40 injured when an explosion ripped through a bakery in a cantonment area in Pakistan's Nowshera city ... Read more...

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Three killed, 40 injured in two attacks on Pakistan Navy buses in Karachi


April 26th, 2011 - 12:54 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, April 26(ANI): At least three persons were killed and 40 others wounded in two separate terror attacks on Pakistan Navy buses in Karachi on Tuesday morning.According to initial details, a bomb, ... Read more...

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15 killed in Karachi blast


April 22nd, 2011 - 1:11 am ICT by IANS
Karachi, April 21 (IANS) At least 15 people were killed and 35 injured in a powerful blast in Karachi city Thursday, a media report said.The explosion ripped through Rami Club ... Read more...

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Gas leak kills 8 in SW China coal mine


March 28th, 2011 - 1:34 pm ICT by BNO News
GUIYANG, CHINA (BNO NEWS) -- A gas leak at a coal mine in southwest China killed eight workers on early Monday morning, state-run media reported. Several others were injured.The state-run Xinhua news ... Read more...

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Twin blasts in Moscow building


March 12th, 2011 - 3:28 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, March 12 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Two bombs blasts took place near the entrance hall of a residential building for employees of Russia's Federal Security Service in Moscow Friday evening, but ... Read more...

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NASA marks Challenger shuttle disaster’s 25th anniversary


January 28th, 2011 - 8:24 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington DC, Jan 28 (THAINDIAN NEWS) NASA has marked the 25th anniversary of the Challenger Shuttle disaster.The space agency launched a day of remembrance for those who perished after the disaster. In ... Read more...

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Lashkar-i-Jhangvi behind Karachi CID building attack: Rehman Malik


November 12th, 2010 - 5:57 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Nov 12 (ANI): The Lashkar-i-Jhangvi (LJ) was behind the terror attack on the Crime Investigation Department (CID) office building in Karachi on Thursday night, Pakistan Interior Minister Rehman Malik has ... Read more...

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Karachi CID building explosion magnitude was 1.3 on Richter scale: Met office


November 12th, 2010 - 2:23 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Nov 12 (ANI): The magnitude of the explosion that occurred in the Karachi CID building attack was 1.3 on Richter scale, the metrological department has revealed.The Chief Metrological Officer said that ... Read more...

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11 injured in Britain gas explosion


November 2nd, 2010 - 8:37 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 2 (IANS) At least 11 people, including six children, were taken to hospital, while a 76-year-old woman was fighting for her life after a gas explosion ripped through a row ... Read more...

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76 die in Pakistan bombings


September 3rd, 2010 - 10:17 pm ICT by IANS
By Awais Saleem Islamabad, Sep 3 (IANS) At least 76 people were killed and more than 160 injured in three powerful explosions in Pakistani cities Friday, two days after triple blasts ripped ... Read more...

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15 killed in bomb blast in Somalia (Lead)


September 1st, 2010 - 6:39 am ICT by IANS
Mogadishu, Sep 1 (IANS) At least fifteen people were killed and more than 30 injured Tuesday after a roadside bomb explosion hit two passenger buses in the Somali capital Mogadishu, officials and ... Read more...

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Explosion in Pakistani market kills eight


July 16th, 2010 - 3:48 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, July 16 (DPA) At least eight people were killed and around a dozen injured on Friday when an explosion ripped through a market in Pakistan's restive tribal region along the ... Read more...

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Colombia mine explosion kills 5, traps 70


June 17th, 2010 - 8:11 pm ICT by BNO News
AMAGA, COLOMBIA (BNO NEWS) -- At least five miners were killed and 70 others remain trapped after a large gas explosion ripped through a coal mine in northwest Colombia on Thursday, officials ... Read more...

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Car bomb blast in Kathmandu over derailed constitution


June 8th, 2010 - 1:03 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, June 8 (IANS) A car bomb explosion ripped through a busy area in the heart of the Nepal capital Tuesday, 11 days after the country's ruling parties failed to promulgate a ... Read more...

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At least 11 dead, 66 missing after explosions at Russia’s largest coal mine


May 9th, 2010 - 3:33 pm ICT by BNO News
KEMEROVO, RUSSIA (BNO NEWS) -- An explosion on late Saturday ripped through a coal mine in Kemerovo, Russia while more than 300 people were at work underground, killing at least 11 people ... Read more...

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Oil rig sinks two days after blast, 11 still missing


April 23rd, 2010 - 4:15 am ICT by IANS
Washington, April 23 (IANS) The US Coast Guard said Thursday an oil rig that has been burning for the past two days has sunk in the Gulf of Mexico and authorities are ... Read more...

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10 killed in Quetta suicide explosion, firing (Third Lead)


April 16th, 2010 - 5:39 pm ICT by IANS
Quetta, April 16 (IANS) At least 10 people, including a police officer and a TV cameraman, were killed when a suicide explosion ripped through a hospital in this southwestern Pakistani city Friday, ... Read more...

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Al Qaeda behind Peshawar blasts: Pakistan senator


April 7th, 2010 - 1:15 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, April 7 (IANS/AKI) The Al Qaeda was behind the attack on the US Consulate in Peshawar and was seeking to provoke a serious political crisis, a Pakistani senator has said. "If ... Read more...

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UN closes Peshawar offices for two days


April 6th, 2010 - 4:12 pm ICT by IANS
Peshawar, April 6 (IANS) The UN announced a two-day closure of its offices here Tuesday, a day after a deadly Taliban attack on the US consulate in this northwestern Pakistani ... Read more...

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