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Safer to sit in the back of the plane: Crash test


September 17th, 2012 - 11:17 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 16 (IANS) A passenger jet deliberately smashed into the ground has led experts to believe that passengers sitting at the back would have the best chance of survival, ... Read more...

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Scientists locate new mineral in meteorite


June 27th, 2012 - 6:03 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 27 (IANS) An exploding fireball tore through the sky over Mexico, scattering thousands of pieces of meteorite across the state of Chihuahua in 1969. Recently, scientists from the ... Read more...

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Son of Formula One idol unharmed after crash


June 4th, 2012 - 8:04 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, June 4 (IANS) Geraldo Piquet, the eldest son of three-time Formula One world champion Nelson Piquet, walked away unharmed after his race truck flipped and exploded in ... Read more...

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‘Huge fireball’ appears over Britain


March 4th, 2012 - 8:06 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 4 (IANS) An unusually bright slow-moving light appeared in the night sky above northern Britain, a media report said Sunday.Police forces across Britain have been inundated with calls ... Read more...

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Six feared dead in Kansas elevator explosion


October 31st, 2011 - 8:07 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Atchison, Kan., Oct 31 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Six people are feared dead after an elevator exploded on Sunday. The accident happened at a Bartlett Grain Co. facility in Atchison. Rescue efforts have been ... Read more...

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Snowfall hampers search for MiG


October 23rd, 2011 - 2:17 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Oct 23 (IANS) Snowfall in Himachal Pradesh's Lahaul Valley Sunday again hampered the search for an Indian Air Force (IAF) MiG-29 jet that crashed five days ago. The pilot's ... Read more...

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IAF MiG-29 crashes in Himachal, no sign of wreckage


October 19th, 2011 - 7:58 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Oct 19 (IANS) An Indian Air Force (IAF) MiG-29 combat jet crashed in Himachal Pradesh's Lahaul Valley during a night flying exercise but the wreckage is yet to be ... Read more...

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Two Russian pilots killed in crash


September 6th, 2011 - 3:05 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Sep 6 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A Russian MiG-31 fighter jet crashed in the Urals Tuesday, killing both pilots, officials said.The jet exploded in a fireball minutes after taking off from ... Read more...

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Telangana will become fireball, warns TRS chief


July 4th, 2011 - 5:32 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, July 4 (IANS) Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) chief K. Chandrasekhara Rao has warned that Telangana will turn into a fireball from Tuesday if statehood was not given to ... Read more...

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Sol Lineas Aereas commuter plane crashes in southern Argentina


May 19th, 2011 - 11:38 am ICT by BNO News
PRAHUANIYEU, ARGENTINA (BNO NEWS) -- A Sol Líneas Aéreas (SOL) commuter plane carrying more than 20 people crashed in southern Argentina on late Wednesday evening, the airline confirmed.Sol Líneas Aéreas flight 5428 ... Read more...

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Plane with 21 on board crashes in Argentina (Lead)


May 19th, 2011 - 11:29 am ICT by IANS
Buenos Aires, May 19 (IANS) A small plane with 21 people on board crashed in Argentina's southern Rio Negro province Wednesday. It remains unclear whether there are any survivors, media ... Read more...

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Engin Kocak drives a burning tanker out of a petrol station to save many lives


March 15th, 2011 - 8:45 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Ankara, Mar 15 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A man saved the day when he bravely entered a burning tanker and drove it out of a petrol station. The video of the incident has been ... Read more...

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20 killed as bus catches fire in Pakistan


February 14th, 2011 - 4:45 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Feb 14 (IANS) At least 20 people were killed and several others injured when a bus caught fire in Pakistan's Punjab province, a media report said.The incident happened Sunday night in ... Read more...

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Tea Party star Bachmann to compete with Palin for White House dreams


January 7th, 2011 - 6:36 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 7(ANI): Tea Party star Michele Bachmann, U.S. Representative for Minnesota, is reportedly scheduled to be the keynote speaker at a political fundraiser in Iowa on January 21, which is ... Read more...

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Airplane Crash Leaves Pilot Dead, Dog Survives Miraculously


November 30th, 2010 - 8:41 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Nov 30, (THAINDIAN NEWS) A small airplane met with an accident which left its pilot dead at Hubbard. The accident took place on Monday and though the pilot succumbed to ... Read more...

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8 dead, 7 injured in cargo plane crash in Karachi residential area


November 28th, 2010 - 12:10 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Nov 28 (ANI): A Russian-made cargo plane crashed near residential apartments in Karachi, seconds after taking off from the city's airport today, killing all eight people on board and injuring seven ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Transplant organ remains unscathed after jet crashes in flames in UK


November 20th, 2010 - 6:04 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 20 (ANI): A small plane carrying a transplant liver crashed injuring two people, but to everybody's surprise the organ remained unscathed.Although the aircraft exploded in flames in Birmingham, the body ... Read more...

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At least 4 confirmed killed, 24 injured in San Bruno gas explosion


September 10th, 2010 - 10:07 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
San Bruno, California, Sep 10 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Officials in San Bruno, California, have confirmed that at least 4 people have been killed and at least 24 others have been injured ... Read more...

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One killed, dozens injured in San Francisco blast (Lead)


September 10th, 2010 - 4:43 pm ICT by IANS
San Francisco, Sep 10 (DPA) Dozens of people were injured and at least one person was killed when a gas explosion set an entire residential neighbourhood ablaze near San Francisco, news reports ... Read more...

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Amateur films meteor’s collision with Jupiter


August 24th, 2010 - 6:52 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 24 (IANS) A rare flash caused by a meteor colliding with Jupiter has been videographed by an amateur astronomer. Masayuki Tachikawa, aged 52, recorded the flash of light lasting ... Read more...

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Takanori Gomi Clinches Victory Against Tyson Griffin


August 2nd, 2010 - 7:48 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez San Diego, Aug 2, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Japanese mixed martial artist Takanori Gomi registered a stunning victory against Tyson Griffin at the UFC on Versus 2 show which was held in ... Read more...

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Indian Air Force in Congo evacuates injured in tanker accident


July 6th, 2010 - 8:41 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 6 (ANI): The Indian Air Force helicopters on United Nations mission in Democratic Republic of Congo carried out 'Casualty Evacuation' of the seriously injured patients from Sange village to ... Read more...

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Katie Piper’s Back After Acid Attack!


July 3rd, 2010 - 7:01 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez London, July 3, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Katie Piper, the British model who had been attacked on the face by sulfuric acid several months back, is back home from hospital. The 26 ... Read more...

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Liz Hurley’s fear after fireball burnt her beau’s hand


June 30th, 2010 - 7:39 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 30 (ANI): Elizabeth Hurley was left terrified when her husband narrowly escaped a fireball in the grounds of their home.The model/actress and beau Arun Nayar had prepared to light a ... Read more...

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Meteor strikes Jupiter yet again


June 7th, 2010 - 8:02 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Jupiter has been hit again. The planet has been hit twice in less than a year.Jupiter was hit in July 2009, by what was then suspected to be a ... Read more...

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Jupiter Struck By Meteor


June 7th, 2010 - 6:53 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
June 7, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): The first ever video footage of a meteor strike on Jupiter has been captured by two amateur astronomers. The strike happened on 3rd ... Read more...

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Meteor Strikes Jupiter


June 7th, 2010 - 6:37 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar June 7, (THAINDIAN NEWS) As per the latest reports, another giant celestial object has hit the Jupiter's surface.The claim was made recently by an amateur astronomer in Australian named ... Read more...

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Hottest material ever created sounds like ‘an eerie drone’


June 4th, 2010 - 3:10 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 4 (ANI): The hottest material ever created in the laboratory sounds like a weird drone - similar to a sound that may have pervaded the universe just after the big ... Read more...

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To get even with boss, man says ‘I’ll pull a Faisal on you’!


May 9th, 2010 - 12:53 pm ICT by ANI
New York, May 9 (ANI): A Long Island man was taken into custody on Saturday after he threatened to "pull a Faisal" on his boss, apparently referring to Times Square bomber Faisal ... Read more...

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Experts say Times Square bomb suspect picked wrong explosive


May 5th, 2010 - 2:48 pm ICT by ANI
New York, May 5 (ANI): Law enforcement sources have revealed that Times Square terror suspect Faisal Shahzad packed an SUV with the wrong explosive material, and therefore, was unsuccessful in his attempt ... Read more...

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Heavenly Hand of God Pulsar Joins Eye of God Pic


May 5th, 2010 - 3:44 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
May 4 (THAINDIAN NEWS) An image of an X-ray nebula which spans 150 light years shows an amazing bright blue hand reaching for a ball of flames. The ghostly blue cloud like ... Read more...

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Times Square case: Expert says ‘mass casualties’ only milliseconds away


May 4th, 2010 - 4:30 pm ICT by ANI
New York, May 4 (ANI): An explosives expert has said that the car bomb planted in New York's Times Square came within a "millisecond" of causing "mass casualties".Kevin Barry, a retired NYPD ... Read more...

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Man says ‘head alien’ made him crash his car?


April 28th, 2010 - 5:17 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Apr 28 (ANI): A man has said that a "head alien" ordered him to crash his car into another vehicle in 2004, which led to the killing of a Gold Coast ... Read more...

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NATO oil tanker blown up in Pakistan


April 19th, 2010 - 11:43 am ICT by IANS
Peshawar, April 19 (IANS) A powerful blast hit an oil tanker carrying supplies for NATO forces in Pakistan's northwestern region bordering Afghanistan Monday, a media report said. The blast that took place at ... Read more...

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Midwestern Region Witnesses Meteor Shower


April 15th, 2010 - 7:21 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Apr 15, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The northern region of Illinois and other Midwestern areas were greeted with the spectacle of meteor shower, according to reports. The National Weather Service in the ... Read more...

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