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Lebanese families remember loved ones on Titanic


April 17th, 2012 - 7:53 am ICT by IANS
Beirut, April 17 (IANS) Residents of two Lebanon villages held a remembrance ceremony Monday for the 24 victims from their village aboard the gigantic Titanic that sank in the North ... Read more...

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Indian-origin student shot dead in Toronto


May 31st, 2011 - 1:03 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, May 31 (IANS) An Indian-origin teenage student has been shot dead here, police said.Fifteen-year-old Andrew Naidoo was shot by unknown assailants in his west-end Toronto townhouse complex late Sunday ... Read more...

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Indian-origin student drowns in Canada


May 27th, 2011 - 12:00 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, May 27 (IANS) An Indian-origin student of the University of Waterloo near here has drowned in the chilly waters of Pickerel Lake while trying to save a friend.Ishan Srinivasan, ... Read more...

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Virginia city wants to honour SEALs - but doesn’t know how


May 4th, 2011 - 6:15 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 4 (IANS) Virginia Beach Mayor Wills Sessoms is thrilled that a navy SEALs unit based just outside his city killed Osama bin Laden. He wants to honour the ... Read more...

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Scientists find evidence of hydrothermal vents on seafloor near Antarctica


March 4th, 2010 - 4:53 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 4 (ANI): Scientists at Columbia's Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory have found evidence of hydrothermal vents on the seafloor near Antarctica, formerly a blank spot on the map for researchers wanting to ... Read more...

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17 feared dead as copter falls into frigid Atlantic


March 13th, 2009 - 5:29 pm ICT by ANI
Ontario (Canada), Mar.13 (ANI): At least 17 people, including 16 offshore oil rig workers, are feared dead after their helicopter fell in to the frigid waters of the Atlantic Ocean on ... Read more...

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Canadian chopper crashes into Atlantic, 16 missing (Lead)


March 13th, 2009 - 9:13 am ICT by IANS
Toronto, March 13 (IANS) A Canadian helicopter with 18 people on board plunged into icy Atlantic waters Thursday morning off its Newfoundland coast. One person was confirmed dead and another one was rescued. ... Read more...

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New York mayor rewards rescuers of downed US Airways plane


January 17th, 2009 - 5:58 am ICT by IANS
New York, Jan 17 (DPA) New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg Friday handed out medals and certificates to those who worked to rescue 155 passengers and crew of the US Airways plane that ... Read more...

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