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Concern for spectators’ skin care at Olympics (London diary)

July 29th, 2012 - 5:47 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 29 (IANS) The Olympics organisers are surely concerned about the spectators' skin, allowing them to bring sun cream inside the stadium. "You may bring up to 200 ml ... Read more...

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84-year-old Brit to lead four-man team in Atlantic raft sail

January 16th, 2011 - 5:15 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan.16 (ANI): A 84-year-old Britisher, Anthony Smith, will lead a team of adventurers in a sail across the Atlantic Ocean, stretch of 2,800 miles, in a raft made from plastic gas ... Read more...

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84-yr-old adventurer set to cross Atlantic on raft made of plastic gas pipes

August 23rd, 2010 - 6:03 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 23 (ANI): An 84-year-old adventurer, who walks with a stick, is preparing to cross the Atlantic on a raft made of plastic gas pipes with a crew of three.Anthony Smith, ... Read more...

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Expert picks out loopholes in US e-passports

April 16th, 2010 - 5:30 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 16 (IANS) Every new US passport issued since 2007 has been outfitted with a computer chip, embedded on its back cover. Till recently hackers were able to access it from ... Read more...

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Israeli scientist reveals security problems in US passports, smart cards

April 16th, 2010 - 3:48 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 16 (ANI): An Israeli scientist has revealed security holes in America's passports and "smart cards".Since 2007, every new U.S. passport comprises a computer chip.Embedded in the back cover of ... Read more...

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Quake, tsunami kill at least 214 people in Chile (Second Lead)

February 28th, 2010 - 8:06 am ICT by IANS
Santiago, Feb 28 (DPA) An 8.8-magnitude quake and a resulting tsunami killed at least 214 people in Chile, Chilean Interior Minister Edmundo Perez Yoma has said. "This was a cataclysm of immense ... Read more...

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Hundreds feared dead in massive earthquake in Haiti (Third Lead)

January 13th, 2010 - 5:44 pm ICT by IANS
Port-au-Prince/Washington, Jan 13 (DPA) Hundreds of people were feared dead Wednesday in Haiti after a major earthquake hit the impoverished Caribbean nation. The 7.0 magnitude quake is thought to be the worst ... Read more...

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EU countries agree on common immigration rules

June 6th, 2008 - 8:13 am ICT by IANS
DPA Luxembourg, June 6 (DPA) European Union governments agreed Thursday on a long-awaited common set of rules governing the deportation of illegal immigrants and limiting their maximum detention period to 18 months. At ... Read more...

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Israel stops Gaza fuel deliveries after rocket attack

June 4th, 2008 - 9:54 pm ICT by IANS
Xinhua Gaza, June 4 (Xinhua) Israel Wednesday closed the Nahal Oz fuel depot, which supplies most of the Gaza Strip's fuel, after a rocket fired by Palestinian militants seriously wounded a worker near ... Read more...

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Bolivia nationalizes fuel transport company

June 3rd, 2008 - 2:55 am ICT by IANS
DPA La Paz, June 3 (DPA) The Bolivian government Monday nationalized the fuel transport company Transredes, a subsidiary of British firm Ashmore and the Anglo-Dutch company Shell. In the presence of his Cabinet ... Read more...

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Dungeon dads threats to gas cellar family were a bluff: Police

May 16th, 2008 - 12:42 pm ICT by admin
London, May 16 (ANI): Austrian incest dad Josef Fritzls threats to his cellar family that he would gas them to death if they tried to escape their underground dungeon were a ... Read more...

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