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Missing Pakistanis: UN team to investigate


September 10th, 2012 - 3:03 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Sep 10 (IANS) A UN delegation has arrived in Pakistan on a 10-day mission to study the measures taken by the government to prevent the so-called "forced disappearances" of ... Read more...

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44 missing people traced in Pakistan


June 10th, 2012 - 2:05 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 10 (IANS) Pakistan is working "vigorously" on reports of people going missing in the country, and at least 44 such people have been traced in the last three ... Read more...

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Nepal flood toll rises to 15, many missing (Lead)


May 6th, 2012 - 3:12 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, May 6 (IANS) At least 15 people have been killed and dozens of others are still missing in Nepal following an avalanche in the country' Annapurna range which triggered ... Read more...

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Nepal flood toll reaches 15: Reports


May 6th, 2012 - 12:33 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, May 6 (IANS) As many as 15 people have been killed and many are still missing following an avalanche in Nepal's Annapurna range which triggered a massive flood in ... Read more...

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Assam puts ferry tragedy toll at 63 (Second Lead)


May 2nd, 2012 - 9:10 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, May 2 (IANS) Assam authorities Wednesday put the death toll in the ferry tragedy at 63 but furious locals insisted that not less than 200 perished in the ... Read more...

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Assam asks Dhaka to help locate ferry victims (Lead)


May 2nd, 2012 - 2:39 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, May 2 (IANS) Assam has sought help from Bangladesh to trace bodies of a ferry disaster which might have been washed away downstream, an official said Wednesday.As authorities resumed ... Read more...

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Nazi victims’ items to be displayed in Australia


April 14th, 2012 - 6:19 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, April 14 (IANS) Over 3,000 personal items - mostly wallets, photos and wristwatches - that were stripped from prisoners on their way to Nazi concentration camps in Germany will ... Read more...

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Pakistan’s opposition fumes over missing people


March 9th, 2012 - 7:09 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, March 9 (IANS) The main opposition Pakistan Muslim League (Nawaz) has demanded the formation of a special parliamentary committee to monitor progress on the issue of the hundreds ... Read more...

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Court sends notices over Rajasthan’s missing people


March 1st, 2012 - 11:45 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, March 1 (IANS) The Rajasthan High Court Thursday sent notices to the state's home secretary and director general of police demanding to know their efforts to trace about 10,000 ... Read more...

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Six drowned in Goa as school bus falls into river (Second Lead)


February 18th, 2012 - 9:56 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Feb 18 (IANS) At least six people, including four school children and two women escorting them, were drowned Saturday after their bus fell into a river in Goa, police ... Read more...

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Pakistan apex court tells ISI to produce missing people


February 10th, 2012 - 3:47 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Feb 10 (IANS) Pakistan's Supreme Court Friday asked the ISI to bring before it all the people reported to be missing but believed to be in the spy agency's ... Read more...

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Italy ends searching people in Concordia’s submerged part


February 1st, 2012 - 12:55 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, Feb 1 (IANS) Italian officials Tuesday decided to end searching any further for the missing 15 people of the Italian cruise ship Costa Concordia in its submerged part.The search ... Read more...

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29 Chinese held hostage after camp attacked in Sudan


January 29th, 2012 - 6:16 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Jan 29 (IANS) At least 29 Chinese nationals working for a Chinese company in Sudan have reportedly been taken hostage after a workers' camp was attacked by a separatist ... Read more...

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Smartphone can save lives in natural disasters


January 9th, 2012 - 12:06 am ICT by IANS
London, Jan 8 (IANS) A smartphone software could quickly and accurately locate missing people, identify victims of malnutrition and effectively head people towards safe zones.The smartphone system developed by Gavin ... Read more...

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27 bodies recovered in Philippines landslide


January 7th, 2012 - 8:07 pm ICT by IANS
Manila, Jan 7 (IANS) At least 27 bodies have been recovered while search and rescue operations continued Saturday for the 46 missing people following a landslide which occurred in a ... Read more...

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‘Tumhari Amrita’ most satisfying experience: Shabana


November 21st, 2011 - 5:20 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 21 (IANS) Shabana Azmi, who has been part of the Indian film industry for the past 35 years and has worked in about 120 films, says her most ... Read more...

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14 dead in China floods


September 20th, 2011 - 5:05 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, Sep 20 (IANS) At least 14 people have died and more than three million people affected in rain-triggered floods in a southwestern Chinese province, authorities said.At least 11 people ... Read more...

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Alec Baldwin walks out on Emmys


September 19th, 2011 - 7:48 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Sept 19 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Actor Alec Baldwin has registered his protest against FOX by announcing that he will stay out of the Emmys on Monday. The actor is protesting against ... Read more...

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10 killed, 22 missing in China landslide


September 18th, 2011 - 7:12 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Sep 18 (IANS) Ten people were killed and 22 others were missing following a landslide in northwest China, Xinhua reported Sunday.The landslide, triggered by heavy rains, occurred in ... Read more...

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Twitteratti offer help for blast victims


September 7th, 2011 - 7:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 7 (IANS) Offering all possible help - be it blood donation, information on missing people, emergency numbers or the latest update - web users came together Wednesday ... Read more...

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27 dead, 50 missing in typhoon Talas in Japan


September 5th, 2011 - 4:16 pm ICT by IANS
Tokyo, Sep 5 (ANS) Twenty-seven people were killed and over 50 others were missing as typhoon Talas continued to ravage central and western Japan, Xinhua reported Monday. A search for the missing ... Read more...

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Five years after war, hundreds still missing in Nepal


August 30th, 2011 - 2:44 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Aug 30 (IANS) Five years after a decade of civil war ended in Nepal, hundreds of people are still missing with no one punished for the extrajudicial disappearances and ... Read more...

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Farrell loves spending time in gym


August 18th, 2011 - 7:07 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 18 (IANS) Actor Colin Farrell has revealed he has become obsessed with the gym ever since he gave up his hard-partying lifestyle."I actually like the gym. I find ... Read more...

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Rahul Gandhi ‘missing’, says Shiv Sena ad


August 14th, 2011 - 4:51 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 14 (IANS) The Shiv Sena party mouthpiece Saamna in Marathi Sunday carried a 'missing people' advertisement taking a sarcastic dig at Congress general secretary Rahul Gandhi, ... Read more...

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Five dead in Brazil air force plane crash


August 3rd, 2011 - 8:19 am ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, Aug 3 (IANS) A Brazilian Air Force plane crashed in the country's southern region, killing at least five people on board, Xinhua reported.The plane - a C-98A ... Read more...

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17 dead in China floods


July 23rd, 2011 - 5:13 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, July 23 (IANS) Floods and landslides triggered by torrential rains in China's 11 provinces have left at least 17 people dead, including four children, officials said.The ministry of ... Read more...

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Tune in to Uttar Pradesh’s human radio


June 28th, 2011 - 10:41 am ICT by IANS
Ramabainagar (Uttar Pradesh), June 28 (IANS) "It's 4.15 in the morning...time for the weather report," crackles a loudspeaker perched atop a temple here. For the next 30 minutes, the voice ... Read more...

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Missouri tornado toll reaches 139


May 29th, 2011 - 12:29 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 29 (IANS/EFE) The number of deaths caused by last weekend's tornado in Joplin, Missouri, has risen to 139, authorities said.Almost a week since the disaster and on ... Read more...

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Where are Greater Noida’s ‘missing’ villagers, asks BJP


May 17th, 2011 - 5:07 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, May 17 (IANS) A day after Congress MP Rahul Gandhi claimed that the Uttar Pradesh government had killed people in Greater Noida's Bhatta Parsaul village to quell the ... Read more...

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Eight missing as boat capsizes in Orissa


May 8th, 2011 - 7:53 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, May 8 (IANS) At least eight people, including five women and two children, are missing after a boat capsized Sunday in a reservoir in Orissa's Koraput district, police said.The ... Read more...

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Smoke and debris: Gutted shoe factory still hot


April 29th, 2011 - 1:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 29 (IANS) Debris and inflammable material was lying around and smoke still rising Friday morning as fire fighters worked through the night to cool down a shoe ... Read more...

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Ten women killed as tractor falls into stream


April 25th, 2011 - 1:12 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, April 25 (IANS) Ten women were killed and four people went missing Monday morning when a tractor carrying agricultural labourers fell into a stream in Andhra Pradesh's Guntur district, ... Read more...

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Over 5,000 missing since 2006, says Mexican rights body


April 4th, 2011 - 11:45 am ICT by IANS
Mexico City, April 4 (IANS/EFE) A total of 5,397 people have been reported "lost or missing" in Mexico since 2006 and nearly 9,000 have died and not been identified, said ... Read more...

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Lahore police chief ignorant about whereabouts of heirs of Davis shootout victims


March 22nd, 2011 - 1:50 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Mar 22(ANI): The Lahore police chief has expressed his ignorance regarding the mysterious disappearance of the families of the January 27 shootout victims.The heirs of the two youths- Faizan Haider and ... Read more...

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Three Bangladeshi evacuees from Libya drown off Crete


March 7th, 2011 - 7:12 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, March 7 (IANS) Three Bangladeshis from Libya have drowned after they tried to flee a rescue ship docked at the Greek island of Crete in an apparent bid ... Read more...

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