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Death toll reaches 30 in Mexico gas facility plant explosion


September 22nd, 2012 - 9:23 pm ICT by BNO News
REYNOSA, MEXICO (BNO NEWS) -- The death toll reached 30 after Tuesday's gas facility explosion in northern Mexico, local authorities said Friday.Initial reports indicated that at least 26 people had been killed ... Read more...

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Japanese government declares ‘cold shutdown’ at Fukushima nuclear plant


December 16th, 2011 - 9:16 pm ICT by BNO News
TOKYO (BNO NEWS) -- The Japanese government on Friday announced it has successfully stabilized the crippled Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant in a state of 'cold shutdown', more than nine months after the ... Read more...

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Japan: Thyroid gland irregularities found in evacuated youths from Fukushima


October 6th, 2011 - 1:26 am ICT by BNO News
NAGANO, JAPAN (BNO NEWS) -- Thyroid gland irregularities have been detected in a number of young children and teenagers evacuated from Japan's Fukushima Prefecture following its nuclear plant crisis, local media reported ... Read more...

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29 people still unaccounted in Joplin tornado


May 31st, 2011 - 8:34 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Joplin, May 31 (THAINDIAN NEWS) 29 people are still missing after the deadly tornado that hit Joplin left at least 146 people dead. The authorities in Missouri say they have so far ... Read more...

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Workers enter Fukushima’s no.1 reactor for the first time since the earthquake and tsunami


May 5th, 2011 - 11:48 pm ICT by BNO News
FUKUSHIMA, JAPAN (BNO NEWS) -- Tokyo Electric Power Company (TEPCO) on Thursday informed that workers entered the no. 1 nuclear reactor building at the Fukushima Daiichi power plant for the first time ... Read more...

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Japan expands nuclear evacuation zone


April 22nd, 2011 - 8:41 pm ICT by BNO News
TOKYO (BNO NEWS) -- The Japanese government on Friday expanded the evacuation zone beyond the 20-kilometer (12.4-mile) radius surrounding the damaged Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant, which was established on Thursday.Japanese Chief Cabinet ... Read more...

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US had 14 ‘near-miss’ nuke mishaps last year


March 18th, 2011 - 4:20 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Mar. 18 (ANI): Federal inspectors found "near-miss" accidents at Indian Point on the Hudson and 13 other U.S. nuclear power plants last year, a watchdog group charged on Thursday.A report ... Read more...

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US had ‘near-miss’ nuke mishaps at Indian Point, 13 other plants


March 18th, 2011 - 4:06 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Mar. 18 (ANI): Federal inspectors found "near-miss" accidents at Indian Point on the Hudson and 13 other U.S. nuclear power plants last year, a watchdog group charged on Thursday.A report ... Read more...

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US sends drone to inspect damaged Japanese nuke plant


March 17th, 2011 - 3:34 pm ICT by ANI
Tokyo, Mar.17 (ANI): The United States will fly a high-altitude drone over Japan's Fukushima nuclear power plant to take a closer look and assess the degree of the damage that has occurred ... Read more...

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Twenty dead, more than 150 injured after fireworks factory explodes in northeast China


August 17th, 2010 - 10:01 pm ICT by BNO News
HARBIN, CHINA (BNO NEWS) -- Twenty people were killed and more than 150 others were injured after a massive explosion destroyed a fireworks factory in northeast China on Monday, officials said on ... Read more...

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The Case Of The Vanished Oregon Boy Reclassified As Criminal Investigation


June 15th, 2010 - 7:23 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
June 15, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): The exploration for a missing Oregon boy, 7-year-old Kyron Horman, was reclassified as a criminal investigation on Sunday, 10 days subsequent to the vanishing of ... Read more...

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Coming soon: a horror story on American Fritzl’s victim?


September 20th, 2009 - 12:43 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 20 (ANI): Publishers and Hollywood studios have begun a multi-million dollar bidding war for the rights to sex slave Jaycee Dugard's horrifying life story.Fresh details of the American Fritzl's victim ... Read more...

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Emotional Prince Charles misses ringing up his late Queen Mother


August 5th, 2008 - 2:03 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 5 (ANI): After being bestowed with the honour Freedom of Caithness, Prince Charles paid a moving tribute to his grandmother late Queen Elizabeth saying he wished to ring her ... Read more...

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New York officials call for closure of nuke plant


December 5th, 2007 - 6:12 pm ICT by admin
New York, Dec.5 (ANI): Officials in New York have declared the Indian Point nuclear power plant unsafe and poorly run and demanded that it should be closed. According to an editorial in ... Read more...

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