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Rally car accident kills 3 spectators in Serbia


August 20th, 2012 - 6:17 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Belgrade, Aug 20 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Car races should be taken with a lot of care considering that when an accident caused by the racing cars occurs it may be fatal due o ... Read more...

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Pakistan Railways on road to revival?


August 20th, 2012 - 4:41 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 20 (IANS) The beleaguered Pakistan Railways may be finally on the road to revival, as the government has approved various projects at a whopping cost of Rs.287 billion ... Read more...

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Diesel under-recoveries of oil companies rise 14 percent


August 16th, 2012 - 9:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 16 (IANS) Under-recoveries of public sector oil companies on high speed diesel (HSD) for the second fortnight of August 2012 grew 14 percent, official data released Thursday ... Read more...

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Two elephants killed by train in Odisha, driver held


August 16th, 2012 - 4:01 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Aug 16 (IANS) Two elephants were killed after being hit by a speeding goods train in Odisha's Keonjhar district, officials said Thursday. The driver of the train has been ... Read more...

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Man banned from driving for 56 years


July 23rd, 2012 - 8:06 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, July 23 (IANS) An Australian motorist has been banned from driving for 56 years after he was caught driving a stolen car at high speed through Sydney's suburbs and ... Read more...

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Brendan Cole involved in Silverstone car crash


July 23rd, 2012 - 7:01 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, July 23 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Brendan Cole was involved in a Silverstone car crash when his car sprung out of control and smashed into a wall. Cole was taking part in ... Read more...

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High-speed crash kills three bikers in UP


July 18th, 2012 - 4:44 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, July 18 (IANS) Three youngsters were killed early Wednesday when their motorcycles crashed into each other while they were racing at high speeds in Uttar Pradesh's Achalganj town in ... Read more...

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Bieber fined for speeding


July 7th, 2012 - 4:03 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, July 7 (IANS) Singer Justin Bieber had to pay a fine for speeding his Fisker Karma sports car.Ths singer was pulled over by police after being spotted driving ... Read more...

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US seizes $26 mn cocaine shipment


July 4th, 2012 - 11:17 am ICT by IANS
Miami, July 4 (IANS/EFE) The US Coast Guard has announced that it had seized a shipment of more than 900 kg of cocaine valued at more than $26 million in ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Turkey to do whatever needed over jet incident


June 24th, 2012 - 6:34 am ICT by IANS
Istanbul, June 24 (IANS) Turkish President Abdullah Gul has vowed to do whatever is required following the incident in which a Turkish jet was shot down by Syria over the ... Read more...

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Syria admits shooting down Turkish warplane


June 23rd, 2012 - 9:50 am ICT by IANS
Damascus, June 23 (IANS) Syria Saturday confirmed having shot down a Turkish fighter jet which had entered the Syrian airspace earlier Friday.A Turkish fighter jet had penetrated the ... Read more...

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VGuard targets 25 percent growth this fiscal


June 22nd, 2012 - 8:50 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, June 22 (IANS) Leading consumer electrical and electronics firm V-Guard Industries is targeting 25 percent growth during the current financial year, a company official said Friday.The company, which achieved ... Read more...

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Four die as Doon Express derails in UP (Second Lead)


May 31st, 2012 - 4:24 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, May 31 (IANS) Four people were killed Thursday when five coaches of the Dehradun-bound Doon Express derailed in Uttar Pradesh's Jaunpur district, officials said.The accident took place near Mahrawa ... Read more...

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Three dead as Doon Express derails in UP (Lead)


May 31st, 2012 - 4:12 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, May 31 (IANS) At least three people were killed Thursday when five coaches of the Dehradun-bound Doon Express derailed in Uttar Pradesh's Jaunpur district, officials said.The accident took place ... Read more...

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Airport Metro opens postal service counter


April 26th, 2012 - 8:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 26 (IANS) The swanky high-speed Airport Metro has opened a counter at its New Delhi station to offer postal services, an official said Thursday."The commuters of ... Read more...

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Driving at high speed, man killed in Delhi accident


April 13th, 2012 - 12:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 13 (IANS) A 23-year-old youth was killed while his friend escaped unhurt when their car, driven at a very high speed, turned turtle after hitting a road ... Read more...

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Speeding Mercedes kills a constable, injures another


April 10th, 2012 - 11:46 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 10 (IANS) A police constable was killed and another critically injured here early Tuesday when a Mercedes driven at high speed hit the motorcycle they were riding ... Read more...

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20 killed in Pakistan bus accident


March 27th, 2012 - 7:09 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, March 27 (IANS) At least 20 people died in eastern Pakistan Monday when their bus rolled over several times after the driver lost control of the vehicle in a ... Read more...

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China eyes ‘comprehensive’ transport network


March 21st, 2012 - 11:38 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, March 21 (IANS) China Wednesday announced plans to further improve the country's transportation system by 2015.Ten major transportation routes will be built by 2015, as well as a high-speed ... Read more...

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Delhi-Mumbai Industrial Corridor making progress: Mukherjee


March 16th, 2012 - 7:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 16 (IANS) Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee Friday informed the Lok Sabha that the Delhi-Mumbai Industrial Corridor (DMIC) is making significant progress."The DMIC is being developed on ... Read more...

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Hero MotoCorp ties up with Erik Buell Racing


February 23rd, 2012 - 12:33 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 22 (IANS) Two-wheeler major Hero MotoCorp Wednesday said it has entered into a strategic partnership with US-based Erik Buell Racing for technology and design collaboration to develop ... Read more...

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MTS launches mobile broadband service in 20 towns


February 20th, 2012 - 8:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 20 (IANS) Telecom service provider Sistema Shyam Teleservices (SSTL), which operates under MTS brand in India, Monday said it has launched its high-speed mobile broadband service MBlaze ... Read more...

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Cyclist injured in Delhi car crash stable


February 20th, 2012 - 2:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 20 (IANS) The condition of the 45-year-old cyclist who was injured in a car crash in south Delhi early Sunday is stable, police said Monday.The cyclist, Kishan, ... Read more...

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China mulls next generation rockets


February 5th, 2012 - 8:52 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Feb 5 (IANS) China will launch its next generation Long March carrier rockets in the next five years, an expert said.Yu Menglun, a researcher at the Chinese Academy of ... Read more...

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Foreign ministers of Turkey, six Gulf nations meet


January 29th, 2012 - 11:05 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Jan 29 (IANS/WAM) Foreign ministers of Turkey and six countries of the Gulf Cooperation Council -- Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Qatar, Bahrain, the United Arab Emirates and Oman -- ... Read more...

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Mentally ill man hijacks Pune bus, kills 5


January 25th, 2012 - 11:47 am ICT by IANS
Pune, Jan 25 (IANS) At least six people were killed and more than two dozen vehicles damaged when a mentally-disturbed staffer of the government bus service hijacked a state transport ... Read more...

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Fog disrupts traffic in Pakistan


January 17th, 2012 - 3:42 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Jan 17 (IANS) Traffic movement in several places in Pakistan was badly hit Tuesday after blinding fog reduced visibility to as low as zero metre.Several major roads in Khyber ... Read more...

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School coach driver sacked for playing Sudoku while driving


November 29th, 2011 - 10:24 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Nov 29 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A school bus driver in London has been sacked for playing Sudoku while riding. A 12-year-old student brought the dangerous behavior of the unidentified driver to the ... Read more...

Posted in Odd news |

12 killed in Odisha accident (Lead)


November 29th, 2011 - 4:49 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Nov 29 (IANS) At least 12 people, including four women, were Tuesday killed when an SUV carrying them collided head on with a tipper in Odisha's Keonjhar district, police ... Read more...

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Four officials sacked as 18 kids die in accident


November 17th, 2011 - 5:11 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Nov 17 (IANS) Four officials were sacked in China after 18 kindergarten children were killed in an accident.At least 20 people, including 18 pre-schoolers, were killed and 45 injured ... Read more...

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Israeli soldiers open fire after car fails to stop in the West Bank, killing 1


November 11th, 2011 - 10:05 pm ICT by BNO News
JERUSALEM (BNO NEWS) -- Israeli soldiers opened fire on a speeding car in the West Bank on early Friday morning after the driver ignored repeated calls to stop his vehicle, officials said. ... Read more...

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Man stabbed in road rage


October 28th, 2011 - 11:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) A 30-year-old man was stabbed by three people, including a juvenile, here in a road rage case, police said Friday. The victim is recovering in ... Read more...

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Nine killed in Haryana accident


October 28th, 2011 - 12:08 am ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Oct 27 (IANS) At least nine people were killed and nine others injured in an accident involving two cars and a Canter truck near Hansi town of Haryana Thursday ... Read more...

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UFO over Russia?


October 26th, 2011 - 7:05 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 26 (IANS) A burning object, a smoke trail and six mysterious red dots were reportedly seen in the sky over two Russian towns.The pilot of a London-Moscow flight ... Read more...

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12 pilgrims killed in Bengal accident


October 21st, 2011 - 12:47 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Oct 21 (IANS) Twelve pilgrims going to Puri in Orissa were killed and 14 injured when their bus was hit by an oil tanker in West Bengal's West Midnapore ... Read more...

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