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Blasts rock Pakistan, 11 killed


September 18th, 2012 - 10:30 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Sep 18 (IANS) At least six people, including a girl, were killed in twin bomb blasts that rocked a market in Pakistan's port city of Karachi, while five people ... Read more...

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Police cane charge violent medics in UP


September 4th, 2012 - 9:25 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Sep 4 (IANS) Junior doctors in Gorakhpur district of Uttar Pradesh resorted to violence, damaged cars and thrashed people, forcing police to cane charge them, after some of their ... Read more...

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Staying alive on Asian roads (The Funny Side)


July 20th, 2012 - 1:12 pm ICT by IANS
A British friend was booking a holiday that would take her to several Asian cities. "Shall I bring my driving licence?" she asked on the phone. I replied: "Sure. And ... Read more...

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20 killed, 125 wounded in Iraq car bombing (Lead)


June 4th, 2012 - 10:31 pm ICT by IANS
Baghdad, June 4 (IANS) At least 20 people were killed and 125 others wounded Monday in a suicide car bombing here in the Iraqi capital, Xinhua reported.The attack took place ... Read more...

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MCD poll fever peaks on last day of campaign


April 13th, 2012 - 6:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 13 (IANS) The Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) election's fever reached its peak Friday, the last day of campaigning before the voting April 15."We are trying ... Read more...

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Jessica Simpson steps up security after paparazzi scare


March 25th, 2012 - 9:39 am ICT by IANS
Los Angels, March 25 (IANS) Singer Jessica Simpson suffered a security scare recently after finding a paparazzi hiding in the garage at her Los Angeles home."Today there was this photographer ... Read more...

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Hazare pulls crowds as rally starts from Juhu beach (Lead)


December 27th, 2011 - 1:12 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 27 (IANS) Several thousand people joined social crusader Anna Hazare Tuesday as he started a rally from Juhu beach to the MMRDA ground in Bandra-Kurla Complex here ... Read more...

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Train derailment, explosion in US town prompts evacuation


October 7th, 2011 - 10:50 pm ICT by IANS
Chicago, Oct 7 (IANS) Officials are evacuating the town of Tiskilwa in Illinois after a freight train derailed and several tanker cars containing ethanol exploded early Friday, Chicago Tribune reports.The ... Read more...

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20 injured as mob goes on rampage in Assam city


June 22nd, 2011 - 5:51 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, June 22 (IANS) At least 20 people were injured and more than a dozen vehicles were set ablaze by a mob Wednesday after police fired shots in the ... Read more...

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40-car garage & house up for sale


May 9th, 2011 - 10:08 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Temecula, May 9 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A property with a garage that can hold forty cars is being offered for sale. The agent who is overlooking the sale of the property call it ... Read more...

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Tunisian interim president names new PM


February 28th, 2011 - 5:42 am ICT by IANS
Tunis, Feb 28 (IANS) Tunisia's interim president Fouad Mebazaa has named former minister Beji Caid-Essebsi as the country's new prime minister shortly after Mohammed Ghannouchi resigned from the position.Ghannouchi resigned from the ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Tornado In Flagstaff Causes Mayhem


October 7th, 2010 - 8:01 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Oct 7, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Northern Arizona was ravaged by 4 tornadoes yesterday and the resultant damage the state suffered was significant. The storms hit in the wee hours of dawn ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Mechanic dies after falling into Gurgaon drain


August 22nd, 2010 - 10:01 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, Aug 22 (IANS) A car mechanic drowned after he fell into a drain in this satellite town of the national capital and his body was recovered Sunday, police said. "Manish Sharma ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Heavy rains lash Delhi, bring back traffic woes (Lead)


July 31st, 2010 - 2:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 31 (IANS) Heavy rains lashed Delhi Saturday morning, bringing with it flooded streets and traffic snarls. Commuters had a harrowing time reaching their destinations with long jams reported on ... Read more...

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Mathematical formula that predicts ‘phantom’ traffic jams developed


July 10th, 2010 - 1:35 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 10 (ANI): Researchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) have devised a model that can predict traffic jams.The have come up with a formula of 'phantom' jams, based ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Transportation experts support congestion tax on cars


June 10th, 2010 - 8:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 10 (IANS) Urban transport experts Thursday supported Urban Development Minister S. Jaipal Reddy's view of imposing a road congestion tax on motorists, saying it will help in reducing pollution ... Read more...

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Oil from Gulf spill could have powered 38,000 cars for a year


June 10th, 2010 - 4:14 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 10 (ANI): A professor who tried to look at the Gulf oil spill from a different perspective found that it could have powered 38,000 cars, and 3,400 trucks, and 1,800 ... Read more...

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Mexico oil spill could have powered 1,800 ships for year


June 10th, 2010 - 12:07 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 10 (IANS) If all the oil from the Deepwater Horizon spill in the Gulf of Mexico had been used for fuel, it could have powered 38,000 cars, 3,400 trucks and ... Read more...

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New York would be one big traffic jam if residents drove as much as other Americans


April 20th, 2010 - 5:25 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Apr.20 (ANI): If New Yorkers drove as often as the rest of America; the city's five boroughs would be one big traffic jam.A study being released today says there would ... Read more...

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New system lets drivers see through walls


October 24th, 2009 - 2:14 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 24 (ANI): Scientists have developed an augmented reality system that allows drivers to see through walls, making blind corners and other dangerous road junctions visible.Yaser Sheikh of Carnegie Mellon ... Read more...

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Suicide bombing near Indian embassy in Kabul, 3 dead


October 8th, 2009 - 11:57 am ICT by IANS
Kabul, Oct 8 (Xinhua) At least three people were killed in a suicide bombing near the Indian embassy in the Afghan capital Thursday morning. The explosion occurred on the road on which the ... Read more...

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Atlanta Flooding claims atleast 2 lives


September 22nd, 2009 - 3:14 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Atlanta, Sep 21 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Atlanta is under a flood watch until Monday evening, weather forecasters said on Sunday. The deadly flood has already claimed at least 2 lives when these people ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Sedona Flooding: Emergency Situation


September 11th, 2009 - 6:20 pm ICT by GD
Water level of the Oak Creek in Sedona, Arizona, has increased to such a level that the city authorities are seeking help from the agencies of Flagstaff, Camp Verde, and Cottonwood. As ... Read more...

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Heavy rains lash Delhi causing long traffic jams


September 10th, 2009 - 1:45 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Sep 10 (ANI): Heavy rains lashed New Delhi on Thursday leading to traffic snarls and water logging in many areas.The city received 93.2 mm of rains since last night. ... Read more...

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Thousands pour in for sect leader’s cremation in Punjab


June 4th, 2009 - 3:41 pm ICT by IANS
Jalandhar, June 4 (IANS) Thousands of followers of slain Dera Sachh Khand sect leader, Sant Rama Nand Dass, trooped into Ballan village, 15 km from here, as his body was brought from ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Thieves target older cars as alarms get better


January 22nd, 2009 - 9:51 am ICT by IANS
Berlin, Jan 22 (DPA) Electronic security systems have made modern cars so impregnable that car thieves are concentrating on outdated, less well-protected models.According to figures from the German Insurance Company Federation in ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Adityanath: at centre of communal storm, and unapologetic


September 16th, 2008 - 12:53 pm ICT by IANS
Gorakhpur (Uttar Pradesh), Sep 16 (IANS) At least one person was killed as communal tension escalated sharply when his motorcade passed through Azamgarh town last week. But Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

A tiring media stakeout, while vendors make a killing


July 3rd, 2008 - 9:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 3 (IANS) For Bhupinder Singh and Ram Bahadur, one an ice cream vendor and the other a pakora seller, it was going to be another toiling day at India ... Read more...

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Eight killed in Islamabad bombing, India House hit


June 2nd, 2008 - 8:06 pm ICT by IANS
By Muhammad Najeeb Islamabad, June 2 (IANS) Up to eight people, including possibly a foreigner, were killed in a suicide car bombing outside the visa section of the Danish embassy here Monday. The ... Read more...

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Eight killed in Islamabad bombing, India House hit (Fourth Lead)


June 2nd, 2008 - 7:02 pm ICT by IANS
By Muhammad Najeeb Islamabad, June 2 (IANS) Up to eight people, including possibly a foreigner, were killed in a suicide car bombing outside the visa section of the Danish embassy here Monday. The ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Google blurs Street View images over privacy concerns


May 13th, 2008 - 5:24 pm ICT by admin
Melbourne , May 13 (ANI): Google has come up with a new technology that blurs human faces in street pictures it has taken for its popular mapping service called Street View.This ... Read more...

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Force India’s debut ends early; Hamilton wins


March 16th, 2008 - 6:58 pm ICT by admin
Melbourne, March 16 (IANS) Force India's debut on the Formula 1 circuit came to a premature end as both their cars failed to finish the crash-ridden race that saw just seven of ... Read more...

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Too many cars are the real culprits of traffic jams


March 5th, 2008 - 12:19 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Mar 5 (ANI): Every day traffic jams leave drivers bewildered as they finally reach the end of a tail-back to find no visible cause. Is it construction work that is creating ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Smart traffic lights may help speed up journeys


February 13th, 2008 - 2:36 pm ICT by admin
London, February 13 (ANI): "Smart" traffic lights that wirelessly keep track of vehicles may help reduce the time that drivers normally spend waiting at intersections during rush hours by over 28 per ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Six-year-old Indian boy eyes 100-car limbo-skate world record


January 3rd, 2008 - 1:33 pm ICT by admin
London, Jan 3 (ANI): A six-year-old Indian boy, Aniket Chindak is hoping to enter the record books after limbo-skating under 57 cars in less than a minute.Aniket has already created an unofficial ... Read more...

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