fear and panic

Fear in Manipur after outsiders told to quite state


September 7th, 2012 - 5:08 pm ICT by IANS
Imphal, Sep 7 (IANS) Fear and panic have gripped people from outside the state who have taken up residence in Manipur, after separatist groups issued "quit notices" to all non-Manipuri ... Read more...

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Manipur voters fearful after series of blasts


January 23rd, 2012 - 9:06 pm ICT by IANS
Imphal, Jan 23 (IANS) Fear and panic has spread among both voters and politicians in election-bound northeastern state of Manipur as separatists stepped up offensive by triggering three powerful explosions ... Read more...

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Jayalalithaa seeks central shield to protect Mullaperiyar dam


December 5th, 2011 - 12:24 am ICT by IANS
Chennai, Dec 4 (IANS) Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa Sunday urged Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to deploy central forces to protect the Mullaperiyar dam in Kerala, citing a ... Read more...

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AIADMK MPs urge PM to advise Kerala on dam


December 2nd, 2011 - 8:00 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Dec 2 (IANS) A team of AIADMK MPs Friday met Prime Minister Manmohan Singh in New Delhi and urged him to ban the controversial movie "Dam 999", advise ... Read more...

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Advise Kerala against new dam, Jayalalithaa urges PM


November 24th, 2011 - 12:51 am ICT by IANS
Chennai, Nov 23 (IANS) Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J.Jayalalithaa Wednesday requested Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to advise the Kerala government "not to venture upon a new dam" and also ... Read more...

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Christian council condemns Togadia hate speech


November 9th, 2011 - 11:57 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 9 (IANS) The All India Christian Council Wednesday criticised the hate speech by Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) International general secretary Pravin Togadia seeking the death sentence ... Read more...

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Pakistani lawmakers condemn NATO airspace violation


October 17th, 2011 - 8:32 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Oct 17 (IANS) Lawmakers in Pakistan's Balochistan province Monday accused NATO jets of violating Pakistani airspace and demanded that the government halt the intrusions.Provincial minister Engineer Zamruk Khan told ... Read more...

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For Sikkim’s cardamom farmers, quake a double whammy


October 3rd, 2011 - 3:18 pm ICT by IANS
Dibrugarh (Assam), Oct 3 (IANS) The weather gods are in a foul mood. So feel the people of villages in north Sikkim. What else can explain the weather change three ... Read more...

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Twin blasts meant to create fear and panic in Karachi wound two


February 7th, 2011 - 6:19 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Feb 7(ANI): At least two people were injured in bomb explosions outside two police stations in Karachi on Monday.According to the Dawn, the first blast occurred outside Eidgah police station, while ... Read more...

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Wisconsin’s dead cows mystery solved


January 31st, 2011 - 8:35 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Wisconsin, Jan 31 (THAINDIAN NEWS) US vet officers have unraveled the mystery surrounding the death of about 200 cows in Wisconsin. The discovery of the dead animals sent fear and panic down ... Read more...

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New breathing therapy reduces panic and anxiety


December 21st, 2010 - 5:13 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 21 (ANI): Scientists have demonstrated that a new breathing therapy reduces panic and anxiety by reversing hyperventilation.The new treatment program teaches people who suffer from panic disorder how to reduce ... Read more...

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Suicide bomber kills 20 at Shia trust-run hospital in Hangu


December 11th, 2010 - 12:40 pm ICT by ANI
Hangu, Dec 11(ANI): Twenty people, including two women and three policemen, were killed and sixteen others injured when a suicide bomber rammed his explosive-laden vehicle into a hospital in Pakistan's Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa province.Sources ... Read more...

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14 killed in Karachi violence (Lead)


August 20th, 2010 - 5:32 pm ICT by IANS
By Awais Saleem Islamabad, Aug 20 (IANS) At least 14 people have died in Pakistan's southern city of Karachi overnight following the target-killing of an Awami National Party (ANP) leader outside a cargo ... Read more...

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Diarrhoea claims two lives in Gorakhpur


August 4th, 2010 - 2:50 pm ICT by ANI
Gorakhpur (Uttar Pradesh), Aug 4 (ANI): At least two people have died of diarrhoea over the past two weeks in Uttar Pradesh's Gorakhpur District.Dozens of people are being treated in the various ... Read more...

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AGP opposes cervical cancer vaccination drive


June 27th, 2010 - 6:57 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, June 27 (IANS) A major immunisation drive against cervical cancer in Assam has run into rough weather with the main opposition Asom Gana Parishad (AGP) questioning the validity of the vaccine ... Read more...

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South Pacific hit by major earthquake


May 28th, 2010 - 9:14 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Port Vila, May 28 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A tsunami warning was triggered on Friday, after a 7.2 magnitude earthquake struck off the Vanuatu. However the tsunami warning was later canceled. The tsunami warning ... Read more...

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Sporadic violence marks Maoists’ indefinite Nepal closure (Lead)


May 2nd, 2010 - 6:05 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, May 2 (IANS) With a constitutional crisis and president's rule threatening Nepal, its former Maoist guerrillas Sunday began an indefinite general strike paralysing the entire nation after talks with the ... Read more...

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Rebel group tells non-locals to quit Manipur (Lead)


March 7th, 2010 - 7:56 pm ICT by IANS
Imphal, March 7 (IANS) Fear and panic have gripped non-locals in Manipur after a separatist group issued "quit notices" to all non-Manipuri people, asking them to leave the state by May 31 ... Read more...

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Rebel group tells non-locals to quit Manipur


March 7th, 2010 - 6:54 pm ICT by IANS
Imphal, March 7 (IANS) Fear and panic has gripped non-locals in India's restive northeastern state of Manipur after a separatist group issued "quit notices" to all non-Manipuri people, asking them to leave ... Read more...

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Swine flu vaccine nearing development: Official


January 2nd, 2010 - 8:31 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, Jan 2 (IANS) India is close to developing a vaccine to prevent swine flu and it should be ready by March or April, a senior health official said Saturday. "We are close ... Read more...

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Baja Earthquake Creates A Stir In the Region


December 31st, 2009 - 8:26 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Dec.31, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Nature's wrath could be felt today in the southwest United States, as the Baja earthquake of 5.8 magnitude with its menacing footsteps played havoc in North California. ... Read more...

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ULFA militants affecting peace in Assam


December 3rd, 2009 - 8:07 pm ICT by ANI
Nalbari (Assam), Dec 3(ANI): The announcement by the Union Home Minister P. Chidambaram that the Central Government was willing for discussions with the ULFA leaders if they give up violence has ... Read more...

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Assam twin blast toll mounts to eight


November 23rd, 2009 - 9:49 am ICT by IANS
Nalbari (Assam), Nov 23 (IANS) The death toll in the twin blasts in Assam's Nalbari town mounted to eight with one more injured victim succumbing to injuries overnight. Security forces have stepped ... Read more...

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Memories of 26/11 comes back as anniversary comes close


November 13th, 2009 - 2:23 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Nov 13 (ANI): As the anniversary of hideous 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks draws near, memories of fear and terror are coming back to the victims of Nariman House, which was one ... Read more...

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Assam village limps back to normal after militant attack


October 6th, 2009 - 11:34 am ICT by IANS
Biswanath Chariali (Assam), Oct 6 (IANS) Army personnel continued to patrol villages in Assam's violence-hit Sonitpur district after tribal separatists killed 12 villagers, officials said Tuesday. "Heavy deployment of army personnel backed by ... Read more...

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Achuthanandan meets PM over Mullaperiyar dam issue


July 4th, 2009 - 12:15 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 3 (IANS) Kerala Chief Minister V.S. Achuthanandan met Prime Minister Manmohan Singh here Friday evening and suggested a joint meeting with his Tamil Nadu counterpart M. Karunanidhi to ... Read more...

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Militants kill labourers in Agricultural University of Manipur


June 23rd, 2009 - 10:20 pm ICT by ANI
Imphal, June 23 (ANI): Students and teaching faculty of Manipur' s Central Agricultural University recently conducted a sit-in to display anguish over a violent incident.Two gunmen made their way inside the ... Read more...

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Assam guerrilla leader who loves women, gyms and beauty care


June 15th, 2009 - 11:35 am ICT by IANS
By Syed Zarir Hussain Guwahati, June 15 (IANS) Thirty-six-year-old separatist leader Jewel Garlossa's name evokes a sense of fear and panic in Assam's North Cachar Hills district, but the notorious guerrilla fighter has ... Read more...

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Leopard on prowl in Uttar Pradesh village


June 13th, 2009 - 7:55 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, June 13 (IANS) Fear and panic prevailed in Banjraha village of Uttar Pradesh Saturday with a full grown leopard on the prowl. The animal climbed atop a tall mango tree and perched ... Read more...

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Manipur residents worried over deaths of non-local labourers


April 10th, 2009 - 8:48 pm ICT by ANI
Imphal, April 10 (ANI): Militants have not stopped targeting non-local labourers in Manipur. Such incidents have created fear of repercussions in other States on people from the north-easten part of the country. ... Read more...

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Assam elections under shadow of terror


April 9th, 2009 - 11:57 am ICT by IANS
By Syed Zarir Hussain Guwahati, April 9 (IANS) The shadow of terror looms large over the elections in Assam with militants striking with a vengeance in the past one week, killing 11 people ... Read more...

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Indian business will weather Mumbai storm: IT giants, others


November 27th, 2008 - 8:43 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Nov 27 (IANS) Indian IT bellwethers and other corporate giants do not believe the terror attack in Mumbai will disrupt business for long or affect foreign direct investment (FDI), even though ... Read more...

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Lindsay Lohans passengers in DUI chase sue her


October 22nd, 2008 - 1:55 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 22 (ANI): American actress Lindsay Lohan has been sued by three men who were passengers in the SUV she drove during a car chase.Ronnie Blake, Jakon Sutter, and Dante ... Read more...

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Fear really can curdle your blood


March 26th, 2008 - 1:01 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Mar 26 (ANI): Sayings about fear like "The blood froze in my veins" or "My blood curdled" really are more than just common figures of speech, say researchers who have ... Read more...

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One killed, five injured in Assam blast


March 11th, 2008 - 8:57 pm ICT by admin
Guwahati, March 11 (IANS) At least one person was killed and five injured in a powerful explosion Tuesday at a crowded marketplace in Assam, the latest in a wave of attacks by ... Read more...

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