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Police booth, bus set afire in Delhi (Lead)


September 2nd, 2012 - 11:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 2 (IANS) A mob set a police booth and a DTC bus on fire here Sunday evening and police fired bullets in the air to control them, ... Read more...

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Helmets must for bikers, pillion riders: Transport minister (Goa Newsletter)


September 1st, 2012 - 6:05 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Sep 1 (IANS) Goa's most popular festival, Ganesh Chaturthi, which will be celebrated Sep 19, is the deadline set by the state government to make wearing of helmets compulsory ... Read more...

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Invisible bike helmet finally goes on sale


August 20th, 2012 - 8:48 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Stockholm, Aug 20 (THAINDIAN NEWS) It has been seven years of waiting for the world first invisible helmets, now you do not have to worry. One can purchase the helmet now thanks ... Read more...

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Rs.3 lakh snatched from woman in Ghaziabad


June 8th, 2012 - 12:04 am ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad, June 7 (IANS) Two motorcycle-borne men Thursday snatched cash amounting to Rs.3 lakh from a woman who was returning to her residence here after withdrawing it from the bank, ... Read more...

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Ferrari to auction F1 items to help Italian quake victims


June 1st, 2012 - 12:54 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, June 1 (IANS/AKI) Automobile giant Ferrari will auction a luxury sports car and Formula 1 memorabilia to help in relief efforts in Italy where two earthquakes killed at least ... Read more...

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Police recover more of Ben Hollioake’s memorabilia


April 19th, 2012 - 8:14 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 19 (IANS) Former England all-rounder Adam Hollioake has said most of the cricket kit used by his late brother Ben, which was stolen from his parents' home in ... Read more...

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Hyderabad gets first bicycle track for public


March 18th, 2012 - 10:44 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, March 18 (IANS) Hyderabad got its first bicycle track for the public Sunday with hundreds participating in a "bicyclone rally" to mark the formal launch.From Monday, a three km ... Read more...

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Chimps play cop to uphold peace in group


March 9th, 2012 - 6:17 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 9 (IANS) Some of the high ranking chimps practically uphold the 'law of the jungle' and maintain peace among warring groups and individuals of their kind, says a ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Two school students die in Ranchi road accident


February 10th, 2012 - 1:16 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, Feb 10 (IANS) Two school students were killed and one injured when the bike they were riding hit a road divider in Ranchi Friday morning, police said.The three boys, ... Read more...

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No helmet, no petrol in Ranchi


January 31st, 2012 - 2:55 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, Jan 31 (IANS) If you drive into a Ranchi petrol station on your two-wheeler without a helmet, be prepared to be refused fuel.To ensure the safety of bikers, the ... Read more...

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Royal Enfield thumps in with new Thunderbird


January 5th, 2012 - 5:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 5 (IANS) Two-wheeler company Royal Enfield Thursday launched a new version of its hot selling cruiser bike Thunderbird, with a more powerful engine and other features."The first ... Read more...

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Hallmarking of gold made mandatory


January 4th, 2012 - 3:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 4 (IANS) The union cabinet Wednesday made hallmarking of gold mandatory for greater quality control in the trade of the precious metal, official sources said.It also decided ... Read more...

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Kolkata police ‘humming’ Kolaveri to rein in errant bikers


December 27th, 2011 - 2:30 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Dec 27 (IANS) Smitten by the national rage "Kolaveri Di" sung by south Indian film star Dhanush, the Kolkata traffic police is literally humming 'Why this herogiri di?' these ... Read more...

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Fighting traditions and laws, tribal women seek property rights


November 28th, 2011 - 1:35 pm ICT by IANS
Rekong Peo (Himachal Pradesh), Nov 28 (IANS) It's 8 in the morning and a group of women is ready to trudge miles of rugged, cold and inhospitable Himalayan terrain ... Read more...

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Amy Childs finally reacts to Joey Barton’s comments


November 15th, 2011 - 11:22 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Nov 15 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Former “The Only Way is Essex” star Amy Childs left it late to join in the fray surrounding footballer Joey Barton’s comments on the show. It has ... Read more...

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Notice to Delhi government on plea to make helmet compulsory


August 24th, 2011 - 7:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 24 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Wednesday issued notice to the Delhi government seeking its response to a plea to make helmet wearing compulsory for pillion riders ... Read more...

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Orangutan rides bicycle to promote cycling safety


August 15th, 2011 - 9:05 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Bangkok, 15 Aug (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Thai government has recruited an 8-year-old orangutan to be the face of the country’s road safety campaign. Thai authorities say the country’s traffic accidents are ... Read more...

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Women two-wheeler riders may have to wear helmets


July 4th, 2011 - 6:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 4 (IANS) If the Delhi Traffic Police has its way, all women who drive two-wheelers or ride pillion in the capital may soon have to wear ... Read more...

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No helmet, no petrol for two-wheelers in Bhopal


May 20th, 2011 - 5:58 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, May 20 (IANS) Cracking the whip harder, the Bhopal administration has now decided to deny fuel to two-wheeler riders not wearing helmets, officials said.The administration here has instructed all ... Read more...

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Saudi consulate in Pakistan attacked


May 11th, 2011 - 9:38 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, May 11 (IANS) Motorcycle-borne assailants Wednesday lobbed two hand grenades at the consulate of Saudi Arabia in the Pakistani port city of Karachi, police said.No one was injured. The ... Read more...

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No helmets, no classes for Madhya Pradesh students


May 11th, 2011 - 12:45 am ICT by IANS
Bhopal, May 10 (IANS) Students riding their two-wheelers to colleges in Madhya Pradesh will now be denied entry if they are not wearing helmets, the state's education minister said Tuesday."We ... Read more...

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58 competitors hurl down 600ft hill for Germany’s 3rd office chair race


April 19th, 2011 - 5:00 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 19 (ANI): A group of 58 men, who apparently like to make their office chairs aerodynamic, launched themselves headlong from a ramp onto a 600ft downhill course, as they took ... Read more...

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No helmet, no petrol in this Uttar Pradesh district


April 11th, 2011 - 6:42 pm ICT by IANS
Farrukhabad (Uttar Pradesh), April 11 (IANS) In the first such road safety promotion initiative in Uttar Pradesh, two-wheeler riders of this district will be denied fuel at petrol vends if ... Read more...

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All female Arkansas football team learning to tackle competition


April 9th, 2011 - 7:01 pm ICT by ANI
Springdale (Arkansas, US), Apr.9 (ANI): By day they are college students, career women and stay-at-home mothers, but once they strap on helmets and shoulder pads, they are transformed into Arkansas Lady Rampage ... Read more...

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Bikers snatch IANS journalist’s gold chain


March 25th, 2011 - 8:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 25 (IANS) Two men on a motorcycle snatched a gold chain from an IANS journalist near her office in Green Park in south Delhi Friday afternoon.Senior Correspondent ... Read more...

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Oz cyclists strip naked to highlight vulnerability of riders on roads


March 7th, 2011 - 2:08 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Mar 7 (ANI): A number of naked cyclists took to the streets of Melbourne in a bid to highlight the vulnerability of riders on the roads.The nude riders, almost 150 of ... Read more...

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Las Vegas Lingerie Bowl attracts red-blooded American males attention


February 8th, 2011 - 5:27 pm ICT by ANI
Las Vegas (US), Feb.8 (ANI): Women playing football in their underwear gave red-blooded males a reason to switch over during half time at the Super Bowl on Sunday.The thrilling American Football ... Read more...

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Kanye West Sued For Attacking Photographer


January 6th, 2011 - 7:15 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Jan 6, (THAINDIAN NEWS) It seems that troubled rapper Kanye West can never come out controversies surrounding him. The "My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy" singer has been sued by a ... Read more...

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Photographer sues Kanye West for ‘assault’


January 6th, 2011 - 6:20 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Jan 6 (ANI): A photographer is suing Kanye West for assaulting him at a party two years ago.Michael Vazquez claims that he was 'assaulted, battered, beat and threatened' ... Read more...

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Bike thieves pay dearly for not wearing helmets


December 21st, 2010 - 11:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 21 (IANS) Delhi Traffic Police officers chased and booked two motorcycle riders in south Delhi Tuesday for not wearing helmets. However, the two men landed behind bars after police ... Read more...

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School makes girls perform bike stunts


December 1st, 2010 - 4:54 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Dec 1 (IANS) A renowned girls' school in Moradabad district of Uttar Pradesh is facing enquiry after a local TV channel aired footage of students performing stunts on bikes as part ... Read more...

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Black Eyed Peas Set To Perform At Superbowl


November 27th, 2010 - 8:19 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Nov 27, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Great news for the BEP fans as it was announced during Thursday evening's game between the Dallas Cowboys and the New Orleans Saints that the Grammy ... Read more...

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African-Americans bikers 1.5 times more likely to die in crashes: Study


September 25th, 2010 - 12:11 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 25 (ANI): African-American victims of motorcycle crashes were 1.5 times more likely to die in crashes, even if they wore helmets, says a new study by Johns Hopkins researchers."For reasons ... Read more...

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Mayawati wasting funds on plea of security: Akhilesh Yadav


September 21st, 2010 - 5:12 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Sep 21 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh Samajwadi Party (SP) president Akhilesh Yadav here Tuesday accused Chief Minister Mayawati of misusing government funds in the name of strengthening security across the state ahead ... Read more...

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Soon, race head to head in rocket aircraft at 480 km/hr seven meters apart!


September 7th, 2010 - 5:50 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Sept 7 (ANI): The Rocket Racing League, which is a proposed racing league that would use rocket powered aircraft to race in a closed-circuit air racetrack, will have aircrafts flying at ... Read more...

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