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London plans big security exercise for Olympic Games


February 21st, 2012 - 9:32 am ICT by IANS
London, Feb 21 (IANS) London authorities are planning a massive security exercise this week for the upcoming Olympic Games, the Metropolitan police said.The exercise will test the response of emergency ... Read more...

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South Africa uses metro to carry waste to landfills


November 6th, 2011 - 12:57 pm ICT by IANS
East London (South Africa), Nov 6 (IANS) A metro train system in South Africa is helping in the fight against climate change by carrying waste to landfill sites on trains ... Read more...

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Witch’s hat causes power outage in London metro


November 1st, 2010 - 4:49 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 1 (IANS) A Halloween reveller threw a witch's hat on the tracks of the London Underground railway which caused a power outage, forcing the passengers to walk through the tunnels ... Read more...

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Delhi Metro adjudged world’s most improved metro


March 26th, 2010 - 6:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 26 (IANS) The Delhi Metro has been conferred with the 'Most Improved Metro' award at the World Metro Awards held in London where its managing director E. Sreedharan also ... Read more...

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British atheists launch ‘no God’ ads on buses


January 7th, 2009 - 3:36 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 7 (IANS) In a move to counter Christian advertisements running on London buses, an association of atheists has launched a "no God" advertising campaign on buses across Britain and on ... Read more...

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