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Shutdown hits life in Kashmir


September 4th, 2012 - 1:13 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Sep 4 (IANS) Life in Srinagar and other parts of the Kashmir valley was partially affected due to a shutdown call by separatists Tuesday.Hardline separatist leader Syed Ali ... Read more...

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IAF rescues marooned civilians in Jammu


August 5th, 2012 - 9:50 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Aug 5 (IANS) The Indian Air Force (IAF) Sunday evacuated two dozen stranded civilians from an island in the flooded Tawi river in Jammu, an officer said.The civil administration ... Read more...

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Course correction if Mulayam wishes it: Akhilesh


August 1st, 2012 - 4:20 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Aug 1 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh's Samajwadi Party government would be happy to undertake any course correction if party supremo Mulayam Singh Yadav suggests it, Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav said ... Read more...

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Storm knocks Washington powerless (Lead)


July 1st, 2012 - 10:35 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 1 (IANS) A savage storm has knocked Washington, the capital of world's most powerful country, powerless with temperatures topping sizzling 40s, much like an Indian summer.Over 1.3 million ... Read more...

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Curfew continues in riot-hit old Hyderabad


April 10th, 2012 - 11:50 am ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, April 10 (IANS) Curfew continued in the riot-hit areas of the old city of Hyderabad for the third consecutive day Tuesday, with the situation remaining tense but under control.People ... Read more...

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14 gunned down in Karachi


March 31st, 2012 - 2:34 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, March 31 (IANS) At least 14 people, including a leader of Pashtoon group Awami National Party (ANP) have been shot dead in the Pakistani port city of Karachi, officials ... Read more...

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Tibetan struggle a movement for true democracy: Gere


January 11th, 2012 - 10:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 11 (IANS) Terming the Tibetan struggle as a movement towards true democracy, Hollywood superstar Richard Gere Wednesday said China would have to kill every Tibetan in ... Read more...

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Typhoon Nesat kills 31 in Philippines


September 28th, 2011 - 7:29 pm ICT by IANS
Manila, Sep 28 (IANS) Typhoon Nesat that exited the Philippines Wednesday left at least 31 people dead, displaced over 60,000 families and damaged infrastructure and crops worth over $22 million, ... Read more...

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Heavy rains hit Delhi again (Lead)


September 16th, 2011 - 9:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 16 (IANS) A day after torrential downpour crippled the city, heavy rains again lashed the capital Friday, flooding many roads and causing traffic jams.The Met office has ... Read more...

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Rain-battered Mumbai gets into festive mood


August 30th, 2011 - 8:39 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 30 (IANS) Rain-battered Mumbai returned to normalcy Tuesday and people got into the festive mood ahead of Eid-ul-Fitr Wednesday and the 10-day Ganeshotsav starting Thursday. Though the mood was ... Read more...

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Japanese troops launch new search for quake victims


April 10th, 2011 - 8:28 pm ICT by IANS
Tokyo, April 10 (IANS) Some 22,000 Japanese troops Sunday launched a new search for the victims of last month's earthquake and tsunami along the country's northeastern coast as the toll ... Read more...

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Japan faces nuclear fallout, quake toll may be 10,000 (Intro Roundup)


March 13th, 2011 - 10:11 pm ICT by IANS
Tokyo, March 13 (IANS) Japanese Prime Minister Naoto Kan Sunday said the country was facing its worst crisis since World War II, as the toll from the earthquake and tsunami ... Read more...

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Over four million flood-hit Pakistanis still homeless: Red Cross


January 23rd, 2011 - 1:49 pm ICT by ANI
Geneva, Jan 23(ANI): Over four million Pakistanis still remain without adequate shelter six months after falling victims to unprecedented floods, the Red Cross has revealed."Six months on from the devastating flooding in ... Read more...

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Snowy Weather Leads To School Closings


December 17th, 2010 - 8:00 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Dec 17, (THAINDIAN NEWS) With the weather taking a bitter turn in this season as a result of the heavy snowfall accompanied by blizzards and rains, many schools have been ... Read more...

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Heavy snow disrupts Britons’ travel plans


December 2nd, 2010 - 8:28 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 2 (IANS) Many parts of Britain came to a standstill Thursday as heavy snow created chaos on roads, rails and airports, disrupting the travel plans of over 250,000 people.London's Gatwick ... Read more...

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11 injured in Britain gas explosion


November 2nd, 2010 - 8:37 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 2 (IANS) At least 11 people, including six children, were taken to hospital, while a 76-year-old woman was fighting for her life after a gas explosion ripped through a row ... Read more...

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There might be more flooding in store for Arcadia, Wis.


September 24th, 2010 - 8:08 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Sep 24 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Western and central parts of Wisconsin as well as southeastern parts of Minnesota are getting ready for another round of heavy rains on Friday. There are already dozens ... Read more...

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Rains lash Delhi, more expected (Second Lead)


September 19th, 2010 - 9:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 19 (IANS) Sporadic yet heavy rains lashed Delhi Sunday, bringing down the maximum temperature 11 notches below average to 23.3 degrees Celsius. The met office has predicted more showers ... Read more...

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Heavy rains in Delhi, more showers likely (Lead)


September 19th, 2010 - 2:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 19 (IANS) Heavy rains drenched Delhi Sunday morning, leading to waterlogging in several areas in the national capital. The weatherman forecast a cloudy sky and more showers during the ... Read more...

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Yamuna level recedes in Haryana but rains expected


September 12th, 2010 - 1:15 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Sep 12 (IANS) The water level in the Yamuna river has started receding, but the Haryana Met office Sunday predicted moderate to heavy rains for the day - igniting fears that ... Read more...

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Kathua District villagers complain of poor connectivity


September 6th, 2010 - 2:52 pm ICT by ANI
Kathua (Jammu and Kashmir), Sep 6 (ANI): Residents in several remote villages located near river Ujh in Jammu and Kashmir's Kathua District have complained of poor connectivity and isolation due to lack ... Read more...

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Delhi Meteorological Department predicts rains during Commonwealth Games


September 5th, 2010 - 6:56 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Sep 5 (ANI): With less than a month left for the Commonwealth Games 2010, the Meteorological Department on Sunday predicted rainfall in October, in the city and nearby regions.Director of ... Read more...

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Flood fear grips Delhi as Yamuna crosses danger mark


August 25th, 2010 - 5:26 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi/ Bijnor, Aug 25 (ANI): The water level in the River Yamuna crossed the danger mark on Wednesday, creating a flood-like situation in Delhi.The danger mark is set at 204.8 ... Read more...

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Wet Raksha Bandhan in Delhi, more rains Wednesday (Lead)


August 24th, 2010 - 9:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 24 (IANS) Heavy rains in the morning and intermittent downpour later in the day caused water logging at many places in Delhi Tuesday, leading to traffic jams. Many Delhiites ... Read more...

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Chaos on roads as heavy rains lash Delhi


August 23rd, 2010 - 11:59 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 23 (IANS) It was a traumatic start to the week for commuters Monday with heavy rains lashing the city, leading to the inevitable traffic snarls, vehicle breakdowns and water ... Read more...

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16 dead as typhoon batters Philippines (Lead)


July 14th, 2010 - 12:43 pm ICT by IANS
Manila, July 14 (DPA) At least 16 people were killed and 22 were missing as a powerful typhoon battered the northern and eastern Philippines, officials said Wednesday. Typhoon Conson made landfall late Tuesday ... Read more...

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Four dead as Typhoon Conson batters Philippines


July 14th, 2010 - 7:16 am ICT by IANS
Manila, July 14 (DPA) At least four people were killed and 19 others went missing as a powerful typhoon battered the northern and eastern Philippines, officials said Wednesday. Typhoon Conson made landfall late ... Read more...

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Heat back in Delhi (Lead)


July 13th, 2010 - 11:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 13 (IANS) Hot and humid weather was back in Delhi Tuesday, a day after heavy rains lashed the city. According to the India Meteorological Department, the maximum temperature ... Read more...

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Annual Peachtree Road Race Begins On Sunday Morning


July 4th, 2010 - 7:19 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar July 4, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Like every year this year as well many people are looking forward to become a part of the Peachtree Road Race 2010 that is held in ... Read more...

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BJP national executive meet begins


June 12th, 2010 - 1:39 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, June 12 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) two-day national executive meeting began here Saturday with a speech by party president Nitin Gadkari. Posters, banners and saffron flags of the ... Read more...

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All set for BJP national executive meet in Patna


June 12th, 2010 - 11:28 am ICT by IANS
Patna, June 12 (IANS) Posters, banners and saffron flags of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) dotted many roads of the Bihar capital with the party's two-day national executive meet set to ... Read more...

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Storm kills four, damages many houses in Tripura


June 4th, 2010 - 9:34 pm ICT by IANS
Agartala, June 4 (IANS) At least four people were killed and over 10 injured as a cyclonic storm accompanied by heavy rains Friday lashed several parts of Tripura, leaving behind a trail ... Read more...

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Google Sued By Woman For Providing Wrong Road Direction


June 1st, 2010 - 6:29 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Park County, June 1, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Walking down a busy rural highway, Lauren Rosenberg was hit by a speeding car, but that was not the fault of the lady but ... Read more...

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Mississippi Tornado Ravages More Than 13 Counties


April 25th, 2010 - 7:54 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Jackson, Apr 25, (THAINDIAN NEWS) On Saturday, a heavy tornado devastated a large part of the central Mississippi that led to the death of 10 people including children and left ... Read more...

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Heavy winter showers, hailstones lash Delhi


February 12th, 2010 - 7:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 12 (IANS) Thundershowers with hailstones lashed the national capital Friday evening, bringing down the temperature. The Met Office said the winter showers are likely to continue till Saturday morning ... Read more...

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