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Dominican Republic seizes 1.5 tonnes of cocaine

March 26th, 2012 - 8:50 am ICT by IANS
Santo Domingo, March 26 (IANS) Authorities in Dominican Republic have seized 1.5 tonnes of cocaine and arrested three people for drug-trafficking.The cocaine was intercepted off the coast of Juan Dolio, ... Read more...

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British woman first to go round the world thrice

April 13th, 2011 - 6:36 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 13 (IANS) A British woman has become the first female to sail non-stop around the world three times, a media report said Wednesday.Dee Caffari, 38, finished the Barcelona ... Read more...

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Mystery of Grand Piano on Biscayne Bay Beach Sandbar Solved

January 28th, 2011 - 2:21 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Jan 27 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A grand piano was recently discovered to be located on a sandbar which was only about t2wo hundred yards from several condominiums located on Biscayne Bay in Miami ... Read more...

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World War II Fighter Plane Recovered From Lake Michigan

November 9th, 2010 - 8:43 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Nov 9, (THAINDIAN NEWS) A World War II fighter plane has been recovered from Lake Michigan on Monday. 70 years back, on July 28, 1943, pilot Carl Harold Johnson went ... Read more...

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Nick Schuyler Recounts Boating Tragedy

July 17th, 2010 - 7:03 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar July 17, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Nick Schuyler recounted the horrific boat accident that killed three of his close friends in the latest episode of "The Oprah Winfrey Show." The episode focused ... Read more...

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Round-the-world teen sailor found alive in Indian Ocean

June 11th, 2010 - 5:42 pm ICT by ANI
New York, June 11 (ANI): The 16-year-old American girl feared lost at sea while attempting a solo sail around the world in a 40-foot boat has been found alive in the Indian ... Read more...

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Cabin boy set to be youngest solo sailor of the world

August 23rd, 2009 - 6:10 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug.23 (ANI): After nine months, a teenager is set to become the youngest person to sail solo round globe when he returns to Britain this week.Mike Perham left Portsmouth Harbour nine ... Read more...

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Women sailors eye world record baring their navels

November 28th, 2008 - 7:13 pm ICT by ANI
London, November 28 (ANI): Four female sailors will endeavour to become the first women to row across the Indian Ocean baring their navels.TV producer Amy Green said that she along with ... Read more...

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25 arrested for marring Olympic torch relay in London

April 6th, 2008 - 8:35 pm ICT by admin
London, Apr.6 (ANI): At least 25 people were arrested here on Sunday as they tried to disrupt the Olympic torch parade's 31-mile-long journey through the British capital. Protests over China's human ... Read more...

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Human fat powered $3 m boat aims to set new speed record!

December 24th, 2007 - 6:05 pm ICT by admin
New York, Dec 24 (ANI): A bio diesel speedboat powered in part by liposuctioned human fat will go around the world in a bid to set a new speed record.Pete Bethune will ... Read more...

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