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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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Latin America’s largest garbage dump closes (Lead)


June 4th, 2012 - 4:20 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, June 4 (IANS/EFE) Brazil's gigantic trash dump on the outskirts of Rio de Janeiro, considered Latin America's largest, has finally closed.The last truck to bring a load ... Read more...

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Latin America’s largest garbage dump closes in Brazil


June 4th, 2012 - 12:38 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, June 4 (IANS/EFE) Brazil's Jardin Gramacho, a gigantic trash dump on the outskirts of Rio de Janeiro that was considered Latin America's largest, finally closed Sunday and ... Read more...

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Two killed in Allahabad blast


May 23rd, 2012 - 6:44 pm ICT by IANS
Allahabad, May 23 (IANS) Two children aged between 8-10 years were killed and over a dozen injured Wednesday when a crude bomb went off here in Uttar Pradesh.Inspector General of ... Read more...

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New-born baby boy found abandoned in Gurgaon


May 12th, 2012 - 7:54 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, May 12 (IANS) A baby boy was found abandoned near the main market of this technical hub of Haryana, police said, adding this was the fourth such case in ... Read more...

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Baby girl abandoned in Gurgaon


April 25th, 2012 - 11:51 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, April 25 (IANS) A 10-day-old baby girl was found abandoned in the old jail complex in the city Wednesday, the third such case in less than a fortnight, police ... Read more...

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Forest fire in western Mexico burns over 8,000 acres


April 24th, 2012 - 7:15 pm ICT by BNO News
GUADALAJARA, MEXICO (BNO NEWS) -- Fast-moving wildfires in Mexico's western state of Jalisco have burned over 8,000 acres (3,237 hectares) in less than three days, officials said on early Tuesday. There have ... Read more...

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Second abandoned infant found in Gurgaon in a week


April 18th, 2012 - 6:52 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, April 18 (IANS) A new-born baby was found abandoned in Dundahera on the Gurgaon-Delhi border Wednesday, the second such case in less than a week, police said.The four-five days ... Read more...

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Teen dead, 200 still in hospital after ‘colour’ poisoning


March 9th, 2012 - 12:17 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 9 (IANS) A 13-year-old boy died and around 200 people, mostly children, continued to be in hospital following an allergic reaction from toxic colours on Holi, police here ... Read more...

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New-born girl’s body found in west Delhi dump


February 24th, 2012 - 12:06 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 23 (IANS) In what appears to be a case of female infanticide, the body of a new-born girl was recovered from a dump in the national capital ... Read more...

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Indian film ‘Gattu’ wins special mention at 62nd Berlinale


February 19th, 2012 - 3:12 pm ICT by IANS
Berlin, Feb 19 (IANS) Indian filmmaker Rajan Khosa's "Gattu" has won a special mention at the 62nd Berlinale for capturing the ironies, the complexities and the vitality of India.At ... Read more...

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Probe ordered after tricolour found on garbage heap


November 17th, 2011 - 9:50 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Nov 17 (IANS) Panaji's municipal corporation has ordered a probe Thursday after a national flag was found dumped in a garbage heap in the civic authority's premises. Mayor Yatin Parekh ... Read more...

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Day-old girl found abandoned at Pune garbage dump


June 25th, 2011 - 9:32 pm ICT by IANS
Pune, June 25 (IANS) A day-old infant girl was found abandoned at a garbage dump in the cantonment area on the outskirts of Pune city, police said Saturday."A man, Dinkal ... Read more...

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Chinese woman’s diamonds recovered from garbage dump


May 11th, 2011 - 6:10 pm ICT by IANS
Shanghai, May 11 (IANS) A Chinese woman, whose 130,000 yuan ($20,000) worth of diamonds were thrown away by mistake, employed sanitary workers to go through mountains of garbage to seek ... Read more...

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Goa asked to pay Rs.50,000 compensation to beggar


January 15th, 2011 - 3:48 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Jan 15 (IANS) The National Human Right's Commission (NHRC) has asked the Goa government to pay Rs.50,000 to a beggar who was literally dumped by police in a garbage dump and ... Read more...

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Grocer murdered in Gurgaon


December 13th, 2010 - 11:33 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, Dec 13 (IANS) A grocery shop owner was found murdered in Gurgaon, police said Monday. The victim was identified as Makkan, 22, who was missing since Sunday. His body was recovered ... Read more...

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‘Waste Land’ Beats Rupert And Kristen, ‘Saw 3D’ Betters Them Too


November 2nd, 2010 - 3:04 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
November 2, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Kristen Stewart and Rupert Grint seems to have done okay this weekend as far as their films are concerned although it was ‘Saw 3D’ that seems ... Read more...

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Infant girl survives garbage dump fire


October 22nd, 2010 - 8:46 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Oct 22 (IANS) Call it her will to live that enabled a new-born girl in Uttar Pradesh's Ghazipur district survive even after she was dumped on a mound of garbage that ... Read more...

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Children in tricolour brighten I-Day function (Snippets)


August 15th, 2010 - 3:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 15 (IANS) As the tricolour unfurled at the Red Fort, children dressed in saffron, white and green - colours of the national flag - seated on the front ... Read more...

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Seven LeT terrorists charged for Kozhikode bombing


August 2nd, 2010 - 10:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 2 (IANS) The National Investigation Authority (NIA) Monday filed charges in a special Kerala court against seven suspected Lashkar-e-Taiba militants, including one who was killed in a shootout in ... Read more...

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Cases of violence against women need speedy trial: Vyas


April 24th, 2010 - 8:51 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, April 24 (IANS) Cases of trafficking and violence against women should be fast tracked, National Commission for Women (NCW) Chairperson Girija Vyas said Saturday. "It takes a very long time ... Read more...

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‘New’ 11 Million Year Old Primate Discovered


April 22nd, 2010 - 4:33 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 22 (ANI): Scientists have discovered an eleven-million-year-old new primate in a garbage dump in Catalonia, Spain. Named Pliopithecus canmatensis, after the site (Can Mata in the Valles-Penedes basin), the primate belonged ... Read more...

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Mystery of dumped foetuses solved


April 21st, 2010 - 12:15 am ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, April 20 (IANS) The mystery behind the dumping of a dozen human foetuses at a garbage dump in Ahmedabad's Bapunagar area has been solved with the arrest of a gynaecologist, ... Read more...

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Four injured in crude bomb explosion in Uttar Pradesh


April 19th, 2010 - 9:25 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, April 19 (IANS) At least four people were injured, one of them critically, when a crude bomb exploded in a garbage dump in Uttar Pradesh's Hathras district Monday, police said. The explosion ... Read more...

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12 human foetuses found in Gujarat


April 19th, 2010 - 5:06 pm ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, April 19 (IANS) Twelve human foetuses, some of them half eaten by stray dogs, were Monday found strewn near Malek Saban stadium in Bapunagar area of Ahmedabad, police said. According to police, ... Read more...

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Death toll from Brazil mudslides climbs to 223


April 11th, 2010 - 12:37 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, April 11 (IANS/EFE) The number of deaths from mudslides in Rio de Janeiro state has climbed to 223, even as emergency workers continued to search for more bodies buried ... Read more...

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Home-made bomb injures five children in India’s Kanpur district


March 10th, 2010 - 11:22 pm ICT by BNO News
LUCKNOW, INDIA (BNO NEWS) -- Five young children were injured when a home-made bomb exploded near the Indian city of Lucknow on Wednesday, reports said.The explosive device went off in a garbage ... Read more...

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Five children injured in bomb explosion


March 10th, 2010 - 10:43 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, March 10 (IANS) Five children, including a girl, were injured when a country-made bomb hidden in a garbage dump exploded Wednesday in Uttar Pradesh's Kanpur district, police said. The children are being ... Read more...

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Five foetuses found in Nepal’s holy river


January 7th, 2010 - 1:47 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Jan 7 (IANS) Five foetuses in a plastic bag fished out by a ragpicker from a dump by the side of one of Kathmandu valley's holiest - and most polluted - ... Read more...

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Kerala Police arrests main accuse in Kozhikode twin blast case


December 29th, 2009 - 6:17 pm ICT by ANI
Kochi, Dec 29 (ANI): The Kerala police have arrested Yusuf, a key accused in the 2006 Kozhikode twin blast.He was nabbed near Ambalamedu in Kochi, claimed police sources.Yusuf, a native of Parappanangadi ... Read more...

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Karkare’s missing jacket theory a ‘cover-up’: social activist


December 23rd, 2009 - 6:30 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 23 (IANS) A social activist who sought a probe into slain top cop Hemant Karkare's missing bullet-proof jacket Wednesday said he would challenge Mumbai Police's claim that the jacket was ... Read more...

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Used grenade recovered from garbage in West Bengal


August 24th, 2009 - 8:42 pm ICT by IANS
Indo-Asian News Service Kolkata, Aug 24 (IANS) A used grenade was recovered from a garbage dump in West Bengal's Darjeeling district Monday, police said.According to police, the grenade was first spotted by local ... Read more...

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Aamir gives Kunal Kapoor bodybuilding tips for Doga


August 1st, 2009 - 12:02 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
Kunal Kapoor has been preparing hard for his role in Anurag Kashyap's next Doga, which is based on comic book action hero. Anurag has told Kunal to build his physique 50 ... Read more...

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Goa church lobbies against garbage dump near heritage complex


July 28th, 2009 - 2:35 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, July 28 (IANS) The Roman Catholic church in Goa is drumming up support amongst its followers and politicians against the state government's decision to develop a garbage dumping site near the ... Read more...

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Darjeeling man held in Nepal for teen’s brutal murder


June 23rd, 2009 - 2:20 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, June 23 (IANS) A 42-year-old former school teacher, who migrated to Nepal from the hill town of Darjeeling in India's West Bengal state, was arrested for the brutal murder of a ... Read more...

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