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14 killed in Russian factory fire


September 12th, 2012 - 9:05 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Sep 12 (IANS) At least 14 bodies of Vietnamese migrants were found in a plant near Moscow Tuesday after it was engulfed in a fire, according to the Russian ... Read more...

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CWG graft cases: CBI files charges against six


August 22nd, 2012 - 10:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 22 (IANS) The CBI has filed a charge sheet against six accused in two graft cases related to the Queen's Baton Relay ceremony in London ahead of ... Read more...

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‘Dead’ woman comes alive in China


August 3rd, 2012 - 9:16 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Aug 3 (IANS) A doctor in China has been suspended for declaring as dead an elderly woman who was still alive. She woke up from slumber when a forensic ... Read more...

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Six injured while preparing Ramdev’s podium


July 31st, 2012 - 6:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 31 (IANS) At least six labourers were injured when an iron structure, being prepared to make a dais for yoga guru Baba Ramdev's scheduled protest Aug 9 ... Read more...

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Man shot at in west Delhi area


July 18th, 2012 - 6:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 18 (IANS) A 36-year-old man was fired on by three armed assailants here in the capital, police said Wednesday.The shooting was reported around 7.30 p.m. Tuesday from ... Read more...

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Man, son beaten up in road rage incident, two held


July 12th, 2012 - 11:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 12 (IANS) In a road rage incident, a 45-year-old man and his son were beaten up here after their motorcycle brushed past two pedestrians, police said Thursday. ... Read more...

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Five children killed in school wall collapse in Odisha


July 9th, 2012 - 7:24 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, July 9 IANS) At least five minor children under six years of age were killed after the wall of their school collapsed Monday in Odisha's Nayagarh district, an official said.The ... Read more...

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11 trapped miners in China still alive


July 8th, 2012 - 12:24 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, July 8 (IANS) Eleven of the 16 trapped miners in a flooded coal mine in China were alive three days after the accident, authorities said Sunday.Medical personnel had gone ... Read more...

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Three tourists injured in Goa hotel accident


July 6th, 2012 - 12:37 am ICT by IANS
Panaji, July 5 (IANS) Three tourists including two Americans were injured after a false ceiling came crashing down upon them at a hotel in Cavelossim village here. The injuries were ... Read more...

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Three girls injured in Allahabad blast


June 13th, 2012 - 10:59 pm ICT by IANS
Allahabad, June 13 (IANS) Three girls were injured here Wednesday when a crude bomb lying in a garbage dump went off, police said. The explosion is the third in Allahabad ... Read more...

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Argentine rocker hospitalized


June 11th, 2012 - 12:01 pm ICT by IANS
Buenos Aires, June 11 (IANS/EFE) Argentine rocker Charly Garcia was admitted early Sunday to a hospital in Cordoba, a city in central Argentina, after suffering health problems at a concert ... Read more...

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Eastern Railway opens aid camps for heat-stroke affected


June 6th, 2012 - 10:30 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 6 (IANS) The Eastern Railway Wednesday opened special health camps at several stations under its jurisdiction to help the passengers suffering from heat stroke."For the treatment of ... Read more...

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Three more held for shooting Delhi legislator


June 5th, 2012 - 11:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 5 (IANS) Three more people were arrested for the attack on Delhi legislator Bharat Singh in the capital June 2, police said Tuesday. Four accused were ... Read more...

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Cyclist crushed, six injured by bus in Delhi (Lead)


May 27th, 2012 - 6:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 27 (IANS) A 75-year-old labourer riding a cycle was killed Sunday and six others were injured after a speeding Delhi Transport Corporation bus hit them in west ... Read more...

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Two killed, two injured in wall collapses


May 13th, 2012 - 10:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 13 (IANS) Two people, including a 25-year-old woman, were killed while two injured in two separate wall collapses in the capital, police said Sunday.Abhishek, 20, a resident ... Read more...

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New Zealand mayor sets longest interview record


April 30th, 2012 - 11:06 am ICT by IANS
Auckland, April 30 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A mayor in New Zealand has set a new Guinness World Record for the longest non-stop televised interview.Tim Shadbolt, mayor of the southern town of ... Read more...

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Beam at Delhi flyover causes male nurse’s death


April 29th, 2012 - 6:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 29 (IANS) A male nurse riding a motorcycle was killed when an iron beam fell on him after it was hit by a speeding truck on west ... Read more...

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Truck mows down two women in Delhi


April 27th, 2012 - 8:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 27 (IANS) Two elderly women were killed while one person suffered minor injuries Friday when a speeding truck rammed into an auto rickshaw in the national capital, ... Read more...

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Two killed after falling from overcrowded Mumbai train


April 19th, 2012 - 2:09 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 19 (IANS) Two commuters were killed Thursday when they fell off an overcrowded local train, an official said as the Central Railway's suburban services continued to be ... Read more...

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Pakistani dies of heart attack on plane


April 13th, 2012 - 12:17 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, April 12 (IANS) A 62-year-old Pakistani suffered a cardiac arrest and died on a London-bound plane.The passenger, Mohammad Sadiq, was travelling on a Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) flight, Online ... Read more...

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Four Delhi Police personnel injured in accident


April 8th, 2012 - 6:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 8 (IANS) Four Delhi Police personnel were injured after a speeding mini-truck hit the vehicle they were travelling in, police said Sunday.The incident took place at around ... Read more...

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Business over funerals?


March 29th, 2012 - 7:59 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, March 29 (IANS) Some funeral companies in Shanghai are paying doctors, nurses and even ambulance drivers for providing information about dying patients.According to the Shanghai Daily, the Shanghai Emergency ... Read more...

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Stolen NATO army kits on sale in Pakistan!


March 18th, 2012 - 1:13 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 18 (IANS) Stockpiles of NATO military equipment meant for use against the Taliban are being sold in Pakistan's black market, a British media report said.Stolen military-issue knives, ... Read more...

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17 hurt in Uttar Pradesh accident


March 3rd, 2012 - 11:06 am ICT by IANS
Lucknow, March 3 (IANS) As many as 17 women constables headed for polling duty were injured Saturday in Moradabad when a mini-bus carrying them overturned.The women, who are undergoing police ... Read more...

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Rights panel notice to Delhi over injured boy


February 13th, 2012 - 9:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 13 (IANS) The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has issued notices to the Delhi government and a state-run hospital over a Feb 6 incident in which a ... Read more...

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Lucky escape for 25 kids in school bus accident (Lead)


February 11th, 2012 - 6:32 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, Feb 11 (IANS) Twentyfive children travelling in a school bus had a miraculous escape early Saturday when their vehicle overturned after being hit by a speeding car on Fatehpur ... Read more...

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Three injured as call centre cab catches fire


January 11th, 2012 - 11:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 11 (IANS) Two female call centre employees and their driver were injured when their cab caught fire in north Delhi Wednesday, said a fire official0. The incident ... Read more...

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Three injured as fire extinguisher explodes in eatery


December 31st, 2011 - 8:17 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Dec 31 (IANS) Three people were injured, one of them critically, after a fire extinguisher exploded in a restaurant's kitchen in the bustling Park Street area of the city, ... Read more...

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School children hurt in accident


December 22nd, 2011 - 1:29 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 21 (IANS) Seven children going home from school in an autorickshaw were injured when the vehicle turned turtle in east Delhi Wednesday, police said.The injured boys and ... Read more...

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7 workers injured in factory accident


December 10th, 2011 - 12:39 am ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad, Dec 9 (IANS) Seven workers were injured when a slab of an under-construction factory warehouse collapsed in Ghaziabad Friday, police said.The accident occurred in Kavi Nagar Industrial Area, where ... Read more...

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Woman crushed to death by elevator


December 9th, 2011 - 10:31 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 9 (IANS) A woman in the US was crushed to death while trying to climb out of an elevator that was stuck between floors.Annette Lujan, 48, was half ... Read more...

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Five Haj pilgrims injured in accident


November 25th, 2011 - 11:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 25 (IANS) Five Haj pilgrims, including three women, suffered minor injuries after the bus they were travelling in was hit by a speeding truck in central Delhi ... Read more...

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Miraculous escape for four after car falls off flyover


November 22nd, 2011 - 11:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 22 (IANS) Four youths had a miraculous escape after their car fell off a flyover in south Delhi, police said Tuesday.The incident took place on the Defence ... Read more...

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Two railway officials attacked by eunuchs


November 18th, 2011 - 9:48 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Nov 18 (IANS) Two railway officials were injured in an attack by eunuchs aboard the Bangalore-Bhubaneswar Prasanti Express Friday.The railway police said a group of eunuchs attacked the ticket ... Read more...

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Russia approves compulsory training for adoptive parents


November 18th, 2011 - 8:16 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Nov 18 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The lower house of Russian Parliament, the State Duma, adopted Thursday a law that prescribes couples who want to adopt Russian children to undergo special ... Read more...

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