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Karachi factory had several emergency exits, all locked


September 13th, 2012 - 1:28 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, Sep 13 (IANS) The factory in this Pakistani port city where as many as 289 people were killed in a major fire had several emergency exits, but all of ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Collision causes wipeout at 350-year-old Italian horse race


August 17th, 2012 - 9:24 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, Aug 17 (IANS/AKI) A massive collision at a 350-year-old horse race in Italy, that may be the world's oldest continuing race, forced 60 percent of the participants to bow ... Read more...

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Police station chief beats up constable, both face action


August 13th, 2012 - 12:00 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 12 (IANS) A 29-year-old constable was beaten up by his station house officer (SHO) here when he objected to use of allegedly abusive language by the senior, ... Read more...

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Nine genes found to affect bone density


August 8th, 2012 - 6:55 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Aug 8 (IANS) Scientists have identified nine genes that seem to weaken or strength bone, which could pave the way to more effective treatment for osteoporosis, affecting millions worldwide.Out ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Man jailed for attack after being tracked down on Facebook


August 4th, 2012 - 7:41 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 4 (IANS) A drunken man has been jailed for a brutal street attack after his victim's sister tracked him down on social network Facebook.Samantha Beddows, 21, scoured ... Read more...

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Air India turbulence injures passengers, probe ordered (Lead)


July 26th, 2012 - 9:19 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 26 (IANS) India's aviation regulator has ordered a probe after several people on an Air India Delhi-Shanghai flight were injured in air turbulence and the commander declined to ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Salty diets tied to kidney stones, osteoporosis


July 25th, 2012 - 12:44 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, July 25 (IANS) People eating high salt diets tend to develop kidney stones and osteoporosis, a bone disease that leads to increased risk of fracture, says a study.Principal investigator ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Usher’s stepson is declared brain-dead after a jet-ski tragedy


July 10th, 2012 - 8:07 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, July 10 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Usher’s step son Kyle Glover had a jet-ski accident which has left him brain-dead. He is the son of Usher’s former wife Tameka Foster.The tragic accident ... Read more...

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‘Ibuprofen promotes bone healing post fracture’


July 4th, 2012 - 4:21 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, July 4 (IANS) Ibuprofen, one of the most commonly prescribed pain killers worldwide, also promotes bone healing, after a fracture or bone surgery, a study has said and claimed ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Nail fractures hand


June 12th, 2012 - 2:01 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, June 12 (IANS) Singer David Nail fractured his hand during a charity softball game in Tennessee, and is now taking rest.The incident took place in Nashville Saturday, when ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Russia registers three more political parties


June 5th, 2012 - 2:13 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, June 5 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The Russian justice ministry has registered three more political parties under new legislation enacted earlier this year by then-president Dmitry Medvedev following a wave of ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

England defender Cahill out of Euro 2012


June 4th, 2012 - 2:48 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 4 (IANS) Chelsea defender Gary Cahill has been withdrawn from England's squad for Euro 2012 with a double fracture of the jaw, the Football Association (FA) announced.Cahill was ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Injured Munda discharging duties from bed


June 4th, 2012 - 2:48 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, June 4 (IANS) Jharkhand Chief Minister Arjun Munda may be physically injured but he is mentally active.He sustained injuries after the chopper carrying him crashlanded at Birsa Munda airport ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

UN chief suffers fracture playing soccer


May 15th, 2012 - 9:14 am ICT by IANS
New York, May 15 (IANS) UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon suffered a fracture in his left hand while playing in the UN diplomats' spring soccer tournament and now has his arm ... Read more...

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Gadkari meets Munda in hospital


May 13th, 2012 - 8:05 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, May 13 (IANS) BJP President Nitin Gadkari Sunday met Jharkhand Chief Minister and party leader Arjun Munda who is recovering after being injured in a chopper accident here.Jharkhand Deputy ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Munda, wife escape as chopper crash lands (Lead)


May 9th, 2012 - 3:25 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, May 9 (IANS) Jharkhand Chief Minister Arjun Munda and his wife had a narrow escape Wednesday when their chopper turned turtle and landed on its side at the airport ... Read more...

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Playing basketball, soccer staves off Osteoporosis


May 7th, 2012 - 4:47 pm ICT by IANS
Stockholm, May 7 (IANS) Young men who play load bearing games such as volleyball and basketball for four hours a week or more increase bone mass, which may ensure protection ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Relatives create ruckus at Gurgaon’s Artemis Hospital


April 24th, 2012 - 12:07 am ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, April 23 (IANS) Relatives of a patient created a ruckus at the multi-specialty Artemis Hospital here Monday, accusing the authorities of charging huge fees but not providing proper treatment ... Read more...

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Blot on humanity, says twitterati on baby Afreen’s death


April 11th, 2012 - 3:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 11 (IANS) Baby Afreen's father is a blot on humanity, he deserves capital punishment, sad, shameful...reactions from twitterati poured in fast and furious Wednesday after news ... Read more...

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Stuntman plunges to death, actress injured at mall opening (Second Lead)


April 7th, 2012 - 9:10 pm ICT by IANS
Greater Noida, April 7 (IANS) A stuntman rappelling down a 60-foot building plunged to his death as people watched in horror while at the same time another stunt went wrong ... Read more...

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Stuntman killed, actress injured in Greater Noida mall (Lead)


April 7th, 2012 - 7:56 pm ICT by IANS
Greater Noida, April 7 (IANS) A stuntman was killed and Bollywood actress Sayali Bhagat injured in two separate accidents Saturday at a mall in Greater Noida, which was inaugurated only ... Read more...

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Gilberto undergoes surgery on nose


April 1st, 2012 - 3:31 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, April 1 (IANS) Former Arsenal midfielder Gilberto Silva underwent surgery to correct his broken nose.Silva received a vicious elbow during his team's 4-0 win over Avenida ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Lee ruled out of tri-series with broken toe


February 5th, 2012 - 3:06 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Feb 5 (IANS) Australian fast bowler Brett Lee has been ruled out of the One-day tri-series with a broken toe, sidelining him for around four to six weeks.Lee hurt ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Boots potential cause for foot injuries in pacers: CA


January 17th, 2012 - 8:03 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Jan 17 (IANS) Cricket Australia (CA) suspects that the boots worn by speedsters Patrick Cummins, James Pattinson and Josh Hazlewood could be the reason behind their foot injuries.The trio ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Photographer Homai Vyarawalla dead (Lead)


January 15th, 2012 - 8:51 pm ICT by IANS
Vadodara (Gujarat), Jan 15 (IANS) Homai Vyarawalla, one of India's first professional women photographers, died here Sunday, days after being hospitalised due to a fall from her bed, close friends ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Alert railway gangman prevents accident


December 23rd, 2011 - 12:46 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Dec 22 (IANS) An alert gangman prevented a possible accident when he detected a rail line fracture near Cheragram Station in West Bengal, shortly before the Asansol-Howrah Agniveena Express ... Read more...

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Villa likely to be sidelined for five months


December 16th, 2011 - 3:30 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, Dec 16 (IANS) Barcelona confirmed that Spanish forward David Villa will be sidelined for between "four and five months" after the striker broke his shinbone in their 4-0 ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Nikhil Dwivedi injured


December 15th, 2011 - 4:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 15 (IANS) Actor Nikhil Dwivedi got injured while shooting at Chandni Chowk area here for Vikram Bhatt's "Hate Story" and suffered a fracture in his right hand. A ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

After Al Pacino style, Abhishek wears MJ look


December 6th, 2011 - 5:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 6 (IANS) After a small accident on the sets of "Bol Bachchan", Abhishek Bachchan had got stitches above the right eye and he tried convincing himself ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Could ozone from rocks warn us of impending quakes?


November 18th, 2011 - 8:03 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 18 (IANS) Ozone gas emitted from fracturing rocks could warn us of impending earthquakes.Researchers are looking for ways to accurately forecast quakes, focusing on seismic clues that, if ... Read more...

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45 trapped miners rescued from Chinese coal mine


November 5th, 2011 - 1:47 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Nov 5 (IANS) Rescuers Saturday pulled out the last of the 45 surviving miners who were trapped for 40 hours following an accident at a central Chinese coal mine ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Four dead, 57 trapped in China coal mine accident


November 4th, 2011 - 2:37 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Nov 4 (IANS) Four people were killed and 57 trapped following an accident in a coal mine in central China's Henan province, the authorities said Friday.The accident happened at ... Read more...

Posted in World |

New gene could trigger osteoporosis


October 5th, 2011 - 5:11 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, Oct 5 (IANS) A new gene could increase chances of developing osteoporosis, a "silent" disease characterised by increased bone fragility and risk of fracture.Eighty percent of hip fractures are ... Read more...

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I don’t think I broke wrestler’s jaw: Jackman


September 25th, 2011 - 3:34 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 25 (IANS) Actor Hugh Jackman is amused at reports that he fractured a wrestler's jaw with a punch and said that the fighter is "prone to exaggeration".WWE fighter ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Jennifer Ellison breaks wrist in piano accident


September 19th, 2011 - 9:50 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Sept 19 (THAINDIAN NEWS) With just 30 minutes left for the curtains to go up during a concert at the Sunderland Empire on Wednesday night, actress Jennifer Ellison was injured in ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

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