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Woman’s head found in Canada park


August 17th, 2012 - 9:10 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 17 (IANS) A woman's head was found in a river at a park near Toronto, BBC reported.The head was found Thursday, a day after hikers found a human ... Read more...

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Four Polish hikers killed by lightning


July 29th, 2012 - 10:03 am ICT by IANS
London, July 29 (IANS) Four people hiking in mountains in southern Poland were killed by lightning, BBC reported.The four -- a couple in their 50s, their daughter and her boyfriend ... Read more...

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World’s oldest blood found in 5,300-year-old body


May 3rd, 2012 - 6:35 am ICT by IANS
Rome, May 3 (IANS/AKI) Scientists have discovered the world's oldest blood cells in the remains of a 5,300-year-old iceman found in Italy.The scientists found traces of blood around an arrow ... Read more...

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Iran spied upon from centres in neighbouring countries: MP


November 10th, 2011 - 10:19 am ICT by IANS
Tehran, Nov 10 (IANS) Iran is surrounded by Western "spy centres" set up near its borders with neighbouring countries, an Iranian MP has said.Zohre Elahian, a member of the National ... Read more...

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US hikers freed by Iran arrive in New York


September 26th, 2011 - 5:57 am ICT by IANS
New York, Sep 26 (IANS) Two US hikers who have been freed by Iran arrived in New York City Sunday, ending a political ordeal that lasted over two years ... Read more...

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Iranian president targets the West in UN speech


September 23rd, 2011 - 6:45 am ICT by IANS
United Nations, Sep 23 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad used his speech at the UN General Assembly Thursday to accuse the US and other western powers of a range ... Read more...

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Iran frees two US hikers


September 21st, 2011 - 10:40 pm ICT by IANS
Tehran, Sep 21 (IANS) Two US hikers jailed for allegedly spying in Iran were Wednesday released on bail, the state media reported. Joshua Fattal and Shane Bauer were sentenced to eight ... Read more...

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Iran to release detained US hikers


September 13th, 2011 - 7:38 pm ICT by IANS
Tehran, Sep 13 (IANS) Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad has said two US men jailed in Iran for illegally entering the country and later charged with espionage will be freed in ... Read more...

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Yellowstone National Park officials confirm grizzly attack death


August 30th, 2011 - 1:09 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Aug 29 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Officials at the Yellowstone National Park have announced that the man who was mauled last week by a grizzly bear is John Wallace of Chassell, Mich. ... Read more...

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US disappointed by Iran’s sentencing of hikers: Clinton


August 22nd, 2011 - 6:38 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 22 (IANS) US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has said America was "deeply disappointed" by Iran's sentencing of two US hikers to eight years in prison.In a statement ... Read more...

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Jailed Americans in Iran get 20 days to appeal (Lead)


August 21st, 2011 - 11:04 pm ICT by IANS
Tehran, Aug 21 (IANS) Two US citizens sentenced to eight years in prison on charges of spying were given 20 days to appeal by the Iranian prosecutors, the state media ... Read more...

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Iran sentences US hikers to eight years in jail


August 21st, 2011 - 8:38 am ICT by IANS
Tehran, Aug 21 (IANS) Iran's judiciary has sentenced two US hikers detained in the country on charges of spying to eight years in jail, state-run IRIN television channel reported.The two ... Read more...

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Search still on for hikers who went missing in Vernal Falls


July 20th, 2011 - 11:50 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Yosemite, July 20 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Rangers are still searching for the three unfortunate hikers who went missing in the Vernal Falls. Numerous search parties are combing the area for clues and they ... Read more...

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Missing Dutch tourist rescued from well after 18 days


July 7th, 2011 - 11:40 am ICT by IANS
Madrid, July 7 (IANS/EFE) A Dutch tourist, who went missing 18 days ago in a Spanish town, was rescued Wednesday from a well she fell into while walking in the ... Read more...

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107 whales die on New Zealand beach


February 22nd, 2011 - 10:23 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Stewart Island, Feb 22 (THAINDIAN NEWS) About 107 pilot whales that were stranded on a beach in New Zealand have died.48 of the mammals were euphemized and the others died naturally. Officials ... Read more...

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US woman held for spying in Iran (Lead, Changing dateline)


January 6th, 2011 - 8:01 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 6 (IANS) An American woman has been held in Iran after spy equipment was found hidden in her teeth, a media report said Thursday.Customs officials detained the 55-year-old woman, identified ... Read more...

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U.S. hikers’ trial in Iran delayed


November 7th, 2010 - 4:12 pm ICT by ANI
Tehran, Nov 7 (ANI): Iranian authorities have delayed the trial of two Americans arrested near the Iraqi border in July 2009 on espionage charges, after they failed to appear at the hearing ... Read more...

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Viewers faint on seeing Danny Boyle’s latest movie - ‘127 Hours’


October 29th, 2010 - 8:03 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Oct 29 (THAINDIAN NEWS) If you think movies are just “made-believe” and that they are not real, you may be wrong. Some movies look so real that they can make people ... Read more...

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Obama meets freed US hiker Shourd


October 1st, 2010 - 1:20 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct.1 (ANI): US President Barack Obama has met Sarah Shourd, the American hiker who was detained for more than a year in Iran.During the meeting, Obama also vowed to press ... Read more...

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Released US hiker Sarah Shourd ‘gratified’ after meeting Ahmadinejad at UN


September 25th, 2010 - 12:32 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Sept 25 (ANI): Freed U.S. hiker Sarah Shourd, who was held in Iran for more than a year and returned to her country last week, has met with Iranian President ... Read more...

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Sarah Shourd thanks Oman for securing her release


September 19th, 2010 - 4:39 am ICT by BNO News
MUSCAT, OMAN (BNO NEWS) – Freed U.S. hiker Sarah Shourd on Saturday thanked the country of Oman for securing her release from Iran and said that the country will always have ... Read more...

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Freed US hiker vows to lobby for remaining two men’s release from Iran


September 15th, 2010 - 1:21 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 15 (ANI): One of the three US hikers, Sarah Shourd, freed after spending more than a year in jail in Iran on 'spying' charges, has vowed to lobby for ... Read more...

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Iran releases U.S. hiker Sarah Shourd on bail


September 14th, 2010 - 11:44 pm ICT by BNO News
TEHRAN (BNO NEWS) -- Iran on Tuesday released American hiker Sarah Shourd on bail from a prison in the capital of Tehran, state-run media reported.Shourd, 32, was arrested in July 2009 along ... Read more...

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Iran releases U.S. hiker Sarah Shourd on bail


September 14th, 2010 - 7:42 pm ICT by BNO News
TEHRAN (BNO NEWS) -- Iran on Tuesday released American hiker Sarah Shourd on bail from a prison in the capital of Tehran, state-run media reported.Shourd, 32, was arrested in July 2009 along ... Read more...

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Iran frees female US hiker


September 14th, 2010 - 7:39 pm ICT by IANS
Tehran, Sep 14 (DPA) Iran Tuesday freed Sarah Shroud, one of three US hikers in jail for almost 15 months, after $500,000 bail was posted, the news network Press TV reported. Shroud is ... Read more...

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Iran agrees to release female US hiker


September 12th, 2010 - 3:10 pm ICT by IANS
Tehran, Sep 12 (DPA) Iran said Sunday that it would be ready to grant bail to Sarah Shourd, one of the three Americans jailed for more than a year. The news agency ILNA ... Read more...

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Iran ‘holds back’ release of one of three US hikers held for over a year


September 11th, 2010 - 12:59 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Sept 11 (ANI): An Iranian official has said that the release of Sarah Shourd, one of three Americans held in the Evin prison for over a year on spying charges, ... Read more...

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Three US amputee veterans climb Africa’s tallest peak Mt.Kilimanjaro


August 12th, 2010 - 12:44 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug.12 (ANI): Three US amputee veterans have climbed Mt. Kilimanjaro, Africa's highest peak, enduring tumbles and sores.According to the BBC, only one of the three has a good leg.The veterans - ... Read more...

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Agitations Commence Against Iran For Its Imprisonment Of Three American Climbers


August 2nd, 2010 - 6:30 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Washington, July 31, 2010 (Just Flashed): Iran has been incarcerating three American mountaineers since July 31, 2009. The three American mountaineers are Josh Fattal, Shane Bauer and Sarah Shourd. These three individuals ... Read more...

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Obama calls on Iran to release three Americans (Lead)


July 31st, 2010 - 6:16 am ICT by IANS
Washington, July 31 (DPA) US President Barack Obama called on Iran Friday to release three Americans hikers who have been held for a year, saying their continued detention is "unjust". Saturday marks ... Read more...

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US calls on Iran to release three Americans


July 31st, 2010 - 3:32 am ICT by IANS
Washington, July 31 (DPA) The US called on Iran Friday to release three Americans hikers who have been held for a year, saying their continued detention is "unjustifiable". "We call on Iran to ... Read more...

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Experienced Climber Dies In Fall At Mount Rainier


July 29th, 2010 - 7:59 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
July 29, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Lee Taylor happens to be a spokesperson for the Mount Rainier National Park. She has sorrowfully mentioned that a 52-year-old climber named Lee Adams ... Read more...

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TV presenter Jack Hanna wards off a grizzly bear with pepper spray


July 28th, 2010 - 9:02 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Montana, July 28 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Jack Hanna, who is popular TV presenter and manager of the Columbus Zoo said that he foiled a grizzly bear attack by using a pepper ... Read more...

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Jack Hanna Fights Off Grizzly Bear With Pepper Spray


July 28th, 2010 - 6:39 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey July 28, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Few will disagree to the statement that it is the presence of mind that works best at the time of any sudden crisis and in the ... Read more...

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Former US President Bill Clinton’s bucket list revealed


July 20th, 2010 - 8:56 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington DC, July 20 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Former US president Bill Clinton has achieved a lot in the 63 years that he’s lived, but he says he will like to achieve one ... Read more...

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