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Six people responsible for Mahi’s death, says inquiry


September 21st, 2012 - 7:25 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, Sep 21 (IANS) A magisterial inquiry has held six people responsible for the death on June 20 this year of five-year-old Mahi who fell into a 70-feet-deep borewell, an ... Read more...

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Plea to bind Russia under nuclear damage law


September 17th, 2012 - 11:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 17 (IANS) The Supreme Court was moved Monday seeking a declaration that irrespective of any agreement with the Indian government, Russia would be bound by the nuclear ... Read more...

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Three killed in Allahabad house collapse


August 27th, 2012 - 5:36 pm ICT by IANS
Allahabad, Aug 27 (IANS) Three people, including a woman, were killed early Monday when the roof of their house caved in, police said.The mishap occurred at Gobra Himar village, in ... Read more...

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Three killed in Maharashtra petrol tank blast


August 26th, 2012 - 7:44 pm ICT by IANS
Osmanabad (Maharashtra), Aug 26 (IANS) At least three people, including an elderly woman and a minor, were killed when an illegal petrol tank exploded in a village in this Maharashtra ... Read more...

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Train engine derailed at Kanpur, none hurt


August 18th, 2012 - 4:17 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Aug 18 (IANS) Rail traffic on the important Jhansi-Band sector in Uttar Pradesh was hit for over four hours Saturday after the engine of the Kanpur-bound Shram Shakti Express ... Read more...

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Two killed in factory fire in Andhra Pradesh


August 15th, 2012 - 5:13 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Aug 15 (IANS) At least two workers were killed and six others injured in a fire at a chemical factory in Mahbubnagar district of Andhra Pradesh, police said.The fire ... Read more...

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Olympics: Foster-Hylton ends sterling career after hurdle mishap


August 8th, 2012 - 3:27 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 8 (IANS/CMC) Jamaican hurdler Brigitte Foster-Hylton says the 2012 season will be the last of her long, sterling career, a day after she crashed out of the London Olympics ... Read more...

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Hotel fire kills three in Odisha


August 4th, 2012 - 1:51 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Aug 4 (IANS) Three people were killed and one was injured Saturday in a fire mishap in a small hotel in Barbil town of Odisha's Keonjhar district Saturday, about ... Read more...

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One electrocuted to death in Rajasthan


July 31st, 2012 - 8:25 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, July 31 (IANS) A 19-year old youth was electrocuted to death while his uncle sustained severe burns when they were trying to get illegal electricity supply for a temple ... Read more...

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Christopher Nolan condemns theatre shooting


July 21st, 2012 - 2:51 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, July 21 (IANS) "The Dark Knight Rises" director Christopher Nolan has paid condolences to the victims and their families of Friday's deadly cinema hall rampage in Denver.The mishap, ... Read more...

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‘Structural failure of launching girder led to Mumbai bridge crash’


July 20th, 2012 - 11:03 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 20 (IANS) A structural failure of a launching girder resulted in Thursday night's accident on the Eastern Freeway Project bridge near Wadala in Mumbai which killed one person ... Read more...

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Luxury yacht worth $3.2 million sinks in Lake Tahoe


July 12th, 2012 - 7:30 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Tahoe, July 12 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A three-story luxury yacht sank in the South Lake Tahoe. It was a luxury yacht that was worth $3.2 million and it boasted of its own helipad ... Read more...

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Five children killed in school wall collapse in Odisha


July 9th, 2012 - 7:24 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, July 9 IANS) At least five minor children under six years of age were killed after the wall of their school collapsed Monday in Odisha's Nayagarh district, an official said.The ... Read more...

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Portion of Rajasthan University’s science wing collapses


July 5th, 2012 - 11:33 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, July 5 (IANS) A portion of a three-storey building that housed the University of Rajasthan's science laboratories for research scholars collapsed here about an hour before the classes were ... Read more...

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Three injured in freak railway mishap near Mumbai


June 26th, 2012 - 7:22 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 26 (IANS) In a freak accident, three passengers of a local train in Thane in Maharashtra were injured Tuesday after being hit by broken pieces of pantograph, the ... Read more...

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Chopper mishap: Bedridden Munda sits up for first time


June 24th, 2012 - 9:20 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, June 24 (IANS) One-and-a-half months after he suffered grievous injuries in a helicopter accident, Jharkhand Chief Minister Arjun Munda Sunday sat up for a few minutes, an official statement ... Read more...

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Three crew members injured on ‘Dabangg 2′ sets (Lead)


June 23rd, 2012 - 10:02 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 23 (IANS) Three technicians were injured on the sets of Salman Khan-starrer "Dabangg 2" at Mehboob Studio here Saturday, and were admitted to the Lilavati Hospital. They ... Read more...

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Three crew members injured on ‘Dabangg 2′ sets


June 23rd, 2012 - 7:58 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 23 (IANS) Three technicians were reportedly left injured on the sets of Salman Khan-starrer "Dabangg 2" at Mehboob Studio here Saturday following an "electric blast", said a ... Read more...

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Gaga fine post-concussion


June 21st, 2012 - 3:34 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 21 (IANS) Pop star Lady Gaga has undergone a medical scan to ensure she suffered no permanent damage after her onstage mishap with a pole.The singer suffered concussion ... Read more...

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Six wagons of coal-laden goods train derail in UP


June 20th, 2012 - 5:51 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, June 20 (IANS) Six wagons of a coal-laden goods train were derailed Wednesday near Hardoi railway station in Uttar Pradesh, railway officials said. No one was injured in the ... Read more...

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Why isn’t the answer always on the tip of the tongue?


June 17th, 2012 - 2:24 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 17 (IANS) Do you often find that a word is on the tip of your tongue but are unable to vocalise it? If so, you're not alone. New ... Read more...

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Three cops killed as truck rams into police station


June 16th, 2012 - 7:10 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, June 16 (IANS) Three policemen were killed and one was critically injured when a speeding truck ploughed into a police station early Saturday in Baghpat district, about 500 km ... Read more...

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Anxious wait for families of Shirdi pilgrims in Hyderabad


June 16th, 2012 - 12:20 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, June 16 (IANS) Families of Shirdi pilgrims travelling in a bus, which met with an accident in Maharashtra's Osmanabad district early Saturday, were anxiously waiting for some information about ... Read more...

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15 killed in fire at Vizag Steel Plant (Lead)


June 14th, 2012 - 1:34 am ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, June 14 (IANS) At least 15 people were killed and 20 others injured in a major fire that broke out at the Visakhapatnam Steel Plant Wednesday night, witnesses said.The ... Read more...

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Gaga shows off bruises post pole mishap


June 13th, 2012 - 5:01 am ICT by IANS
London, June 13 (IANS) Pop star Lady Gaga's accidental head injury thanks to a metal pole during a concert has left her with a bruised and swollen face.She posted a ... Read more...

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Fire in Srinagar hotel, nobody hurt


June 11th, 2012 - 3:22 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, June 11 (IANS) Fire broke out Monday in a hotel in Srinagar, which was completely booked by tourists. However, no one was injured, an official here said.A senior officer ... Read more...

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Lilo back to work after car accident


June 9th, 2012 - 2:34 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, June 9 (IANS) Actress Lindsay Lohan, who smashed her car in a freeway accident here Friday, was back to work within hours of the mishap.The troubled actress ... Read more...

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Nigeria suspends airline firm’s operations after crash


June 6th, 2012 - 1:48 pm ICT by IANS
Lagos, June 6 (IANS) The Nigerian government has suspended the operations of Indian-owned Dana Air, whose aircraft carrying 153 people crashed into a two-storey building in southwestern Lagos State Sunday ... Read more...

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Seven killed in Rajasthan building collapses


June 5th, 2012 - 11:27 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, June 5 (IANS) Seven persons, including two woman, were killed and over two dozen others critically injured in two incidents of building collapse in Rajasthan, police said Tuesday.Two woman, ... Read more...

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Survivors of Doon Express mishap recount horror


June 1st, 2012 - 2:35 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, June 1 (IANS) Passengers who escaped the derailment of the Doon Express at Jaunpur in Uttar Pradesh arrived in the state capital here early Friday and recounted their ordeal ... Read more...

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Seven killed in two Bengal road accidents


May 28th, 2012 - 4:34 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 28 (IANS) At least seven people were killed and eleven injured in two road accidents in West Bengal Monday, police said.In the first incident, four members of ... Read more...

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15 dead in Andhra train accident


May 22nd, 2012 - 10:18 am ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, May 22 (IANS) At least 15 people died early Tuesday in Andhra Pradesh's Anantapur district when a passenger train collided with a stationary goods train.The accident took place around ... Read more...

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Jaipur toddler drowns in bucket of water


May 15th, 2012 - 11:53 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, May 15 (IANS) A two-year-old girl drowned Tuesday when she accidentally fell into a bucket of water at her house here, police said.Tannu was playing inside her house in ... Read more...

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Amanda Bynes in another car accident


May 7th, 2012 - 6:24 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, May 7 (IANS) Actress Amanda Bynes, who was previously arrested for driving under the influence, got into another driving mishap. But there is no case against her.The 26-year-old ... Read more...

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Fire claims lives of pregnant woman, daughter


May 4th, 2012 - 11:21 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, May 4 (IANS) A paralysed pregnant woman and her two-year-old daughter were burnt alive when their thatched hut accidentally caught fire here Friday, police said.Manju Devi, 25, was preparing ... Read more...

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