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1 killed, many injured as LPG tanker explodes

August 28th, 2012 - 12:43 pm ICT by IANS
Kannur (Kerala), Aug 28 (IANS) A woman was killed when an LPG tanker lorry burst into flames after an accident and set her house nearby on fire, police here said ... Read more...

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Heavy monsoon rains in northern Pakistan kill 26

August 25th, 2012 - 3:04 am ICT by BNO News
ISLAMABAD, PAKISTAN (BNO NEWS) -- Heavy monsoon rains that triggered flooding in northern Pakistan has killed at least 26 people and destroyed more than 100 houses, according to a preliminary assessment released ... Read more...

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Couple held for killing scientist’s son (Second Lead)

June 18th, 2011 - 5:50 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, June 18 (IANS) Police Saturday solved the mystery behind the kidnapping and murder of a defence scientist's 11-year-old son, arresting a young couple from Lucknow who were desperate for ... Read more...

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Four kids injured in gas cylinder blast

June 14th, 2011 - 10:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 14 (IANS) Four children were injured, one of them critically, and five houses damaged after a cooking gas cylinder exploded in a house in north Delhi Tuesday, ... Read more...

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‘The Great Gatsby’ house being pulled down

April 19th, 2011 - 7:41 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, April 19 (THAINDIAN NEWS) City officials in New York have started pulling down the mansion that is often associated with “The Great Gatsby” so that new properties could be built ... Read more...

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Suspected Maoists kill villager

January 31st, 2011 - 11:17 pm ICT by IANS
Bankura (West Bengal), Jan 31 (IANS) Suspected Maoists shot dead one person while three rebels surrendered in West Bengal's Bankura district Monday, police said. "The body of a villager earlier abducted by ... Read more...

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Escalating prices of veggies make the common man sigh

December 23rd, 2010 - 3:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 23 (IANS) When Kamala Devi moved to Delhi from Bihar 10 years back, hoping for a better life, she never thought that some day she would think of going ... Read more...

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Gilani rules out military operation as Karachi continues to burn

August 5th, 2010 - 12:21 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Aug.5 (ANI): Pakistan Prime Minister Yousaf Raza Gilani has ruled out any military operation is Karachi even as the city continues to witness bloodshed that has resulted in the death of ... Read more...

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Karachi on fire as death toll reaches 82

August 5th, 2010 - 12:20 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Aug.5 (ANI): At least 24 more people were killed and over 200 injured as violence continued in Karachi for the fourth consecutive day taking the total death toll to 82Normal life ... Read more...

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Sean Connery being investigated for tax fraud

July 16th, 2010 - 10:11 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Bahamas, July 16 (THAINDIAN NEWS) There are reports that the James Bond star – Sean Connery is being investigated for tax fraud. And he is not directly linked to the tax fraud, ... Read more...

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Jewellery, cash looted in two Ghaziabad towns

July 10th, 2010 - 9:43 pm ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad, July 10 (IANS) A gang of robbers looted cash and jewellery worth over Rs.2 lakh from half-a-dozen houses in Modinagar and Pilkhuwa towns of Ghaziabad, police said Saturday. The criminals were ... Read more...

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87 killed in Dhaka fire (Lead)

June 4th, 2010 - 7:49 am ICT by IANS
Dhaka, June 4 (IANS) At least 87 people were killed and over 100 injured in a devastating fire here in the Bangladesh capital Thursday night, officials said. The fire broke out in a ... Read more...

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72 killed in Dhaka fire

June 4th, 2010 - 2:50 am ICT by IANS
Dhaka, June 4 (IANS) At least 72 people were killed in a devastating fire here in the Bangladesh capital Thursday night, officials said.The fire broke out in a chemical factory in the ... Read more...

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Rowdy mob torches five Christians’ houses in Lahore

March 11th, 2010 - 12:49 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Mar.11 (ANI): At least five houses belonging to Christian families were looted and then set on fire by a rowdy mob in Narang Mandi area here.According to sources, the mob attacked ... Read more...

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Sectarian clashes trigger tension in Kashmir village

February 25th, 2010 - 10:40 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Feb 25 (IANS) Over a dozen people were injured and several houses and shops were destroyed Thursday in a clash between Shias and Sunnis in a village in north Kashmir's Baramulla ... Read more...

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Ethnic violence continues in Chittagong Hill Tracts (Lead)

February 25th, 2010 - 12:54 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Feb 25 (IANS) Curfew was reimposed as ethnic violence in Khagrachhari resumed late Wednesday night after a day long calm. It's now been six days since the clashes began between ... Read more...

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Malaysia’s ‘Love Joint’ satiates couples’ lunch hour lust!

February 24th, 2010 - 4:57 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, Feb 24 (ANI): A two-storey house called "The Love Joint" in southern Malaysia's Johor Baru city is being used by couples to satiate their lunch hour lust.According to the Harian ... Read more...

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Jumbos create havoc in Chhattisgarh village

February 2nd, 2010 - 2:44 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, Feb 2 (IANS) About 25 families in Chhattisgarh's Surguja district have not slept since Sunday when three wild elephants rampaged through a forest village, demolishing five houses and injuring one person, ... Read more...

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23 killed in China landslide

November 17th, 2009 - 9:54 am ICT by IANS
Zhongyang (China), Nov 17 (Xinhua) At least 23 people were killed in a massive landslide in north China's Shanxi province, rescuers said Tuesday. Rescuers had retrieved 12 bodies Monday, and found another 11 ... Read more...

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12 killed in missile attack in Pak

August 21st, 2009 - 2:39 pm ICT by IBNS
Miranshah (Pakistan), Aug 21 (IBNS) At least 12 people, including women and children, were killed in a missile attack at Danday Darpa Khel area here Friday.According to Geo TV report, a US ... Read more...

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Typhoon Morakot weakens, leaves trail of destruction in China

August 10th, 2009 - 2:50 pm ICT by IANS
Fuzhou, Aug 10 (Xinhua) Typhoon Morakot, which hit east China Sunday, weakened to become a tropical storm early Monday, leaving behind a trail of destruction, authorities said. The Zhejiang Meteorological Station announced Monday ... Read more...

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Typhoon Morakot causes widespread destruction in China (Second lead)

August 10th, 2009 - 1:02 am ICT by IANS
Fuzhou (China), Aug 9 (Xinhua) At least one person was killed and millions affected as Typhoon Morakot slammed into Chinese provinces on the eastern coast Sunday, destroying houses and inundating farmlands. Morakot landed ... Read more...

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Residents return to their homes near metro accident site

July 16th, 2009 - 7:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 16 (IANS) Residents of houses near the metro rail construction site in South Delhi, who had been evacuated following Sunday's accident in which six people had been killed, returned ... Read more...

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Nine arrested in Britain on terrorism charges

February 14th, 2009 - 9:42 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 14 (IANS) Nine men have been arrested for planning to commit terrorist offences abroad, British police said Saturday, adding that six of them were released without charge.They were arrested Friday ... Read more...

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Tension continues in Darjeeling Hills over GJM-Adivasi clash

January 18th, 2009 - 12:40 am ICT by IANS
Siliguri, Jan 17 (IANS) At least 10 people, including two senior police officers, were injured following a violent clash Saturday between activists of the Gorkha Janamukti Morcha (GJM) and the Akhil Bharatiya ... Read more...

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Manipur villagers thwart kidnapping attempt

December 31st, 2008 - 3:48 pm ICT by ANI
Bishenpur, Dec.31 (ANI): Fed up with the activities of militants in Manipur, people have started acting against them on their own without waiting for the police or other security personnel.Recently, ... Read more...

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Dungeon dad wants to sell properties to raise money for tormented family

October 3rd, 2008 - 11:22 am ICT by ANI
London, Oct 3 (ANI): Austrian incest fiend Josef Fritzl is planning to sell his properties in a bid to raise money for his tormented family, it has emerged.The 73-year-old retired ... Read more...

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Rampaging tusker kills one, injures two in Jharkhand

August 16th, 2008 - 1:56 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, Aug 16 (IANS) A tusker trampled a woman to death and injured two others in Jharkahnd, police said Saturday. According to the police Friday night an elephant entered Harwadih village of ... Read more...

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Sienna Miller to rent house five doors down from ex Jude Law?

July 28th, 2008 - 5:18 pm ICT by ANI
London , July 28 (ANI): Sienna Miller has reportedly found her dream house. The only problem its just five houses away from that of her ex Jude Law.The 26-year-old actress had ... Read more...

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Three civilians killed in Chechnya militant attack

June 13th, 2008 - 5:27 pm ICT by IANS
RIA Novosti Grozny (Russia), June 13 (RIA Novosti) Three civilians were killed, one injured and several others abducted when a group of Chechnya militants attacked a village in Russia's North Caucasus region, a ... Read more...

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Drought hits hard in Chhatarpur as people are forced to purchase water

May 28th, 2008 - 6:51 pm ICT by admin
Chhattarpur (Madhya Pradesh), May 28 (ANI): Water has becomes a saleable commodity in the drought hit Chhatarpur District in Madhya Pradesh, as the poverty-ridden people of the region are compelled to ... Read more...

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500 villagers seek shelter in district office after Trinamool-CPIM clash in Nandigram

May 12th, 2008 - 7:24 pm ICT by admin
Nandigram (West Bengal), May 12 (ANI): At least 500 villagers have sought refuge in the office of the Block Development Officer (BDO) in Nandigram on Monday, as clashes between activists of ... Read more...

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Bartica in Guyana turns into ghost town after massacre

February 19th, 2008 - 8:26 pm ICT by admin
By Paras Ramoutar Port of Spain, Feb 19 (IANS) Unprecedented bloodshed in neighbouring Guyana has shocked the Caribbean nation and the once bustling town of Bartica, where 13 persons were killed Sunday, has ... Read more...

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Assam tribal militants kill two people, torch five houses

February 4th, 2008 - 11:56 am ICT by admin
Guwahati, Feb 4 (IANS) Two people were killed and three injured when tribal militants opened indiscriminate fire in a village in Assam and set ablaze five houses before escaping, officials said Monday. A ... Read more...

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