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Japan’s Kagawa to undergo medical for Man-U


June 22nd, 2012 - 10:09 pm ICT by IANS
Tokyo, June 22 (IANS) Japanese midfielder Shinji Kagawa is set to take a medical test for his move to English Premier League giants Manchester United.The 23-year-old, who previously played for ... Read more...

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Canada unveils Kanishka Project to honour Air India victims


June 24th, 2011 - 10:24 am ICT by IANS
Ottawa, June 24 (IANS) To mark the 26th anniversary of the Air India bombing Thursday, Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper unveiled a new memorial to the 329 victims and announced ... Read more...

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Canada unveils another memorial to Air India victims


June 23rd, 2011 - 1:34 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, June 23 (IANS) Canada will unveil another memorial to the 1985 Air Indian Kanishka bombing victims Thursday - the 26th anniversary of the tragedy.The new memorial will be unveiled ... Read more...

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Air India bombing accused faces $5.2-million bill


April 22nd, 2011 - 3:33 pm ICT by IANS
Vancouver, April 22 (IANS) In a major decision Thursday, the Canadian supreme court allowed the government to recover of legal fees of $5.2 million from Air India Kanishka bombing accused ... Read more...

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6.3-magnitude quake hits near Japan’s Chiba region


April 12th, 2011 - 8:12 am ICT by IANS
Tokyo, April 12 (IANS) A magnitude 6.3 earthquake occurred offshore near Chiba prefecture in eastern Japan at 8.08 a.m. local time Tuesday, Xinhua quoted Japan Meteorological Agency as stating.The epicentre ... Read more...

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American Airlines to suspend two daily flights to Japan


March 31st, 2011 - 4:56 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Mar.31 (ANI): American Airlines has said it will suspend two of its six daily flights to Japan from April 7 to 25, due to a drop in the number of ... Read more...

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Japan confirms receipt of Indian relief supplies for tsunami victims


March 23rd, 2011 - 2:42 pm ICT by ANI
Tokyo, Mar.23 (ANI): The Japanese Foreign Ministry has confirmed receipt of relief supplies from India.A spokesman for the ministry said the supplies had arrived at Tokyo's Narita Airport this morning on Japan ... Read more...

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Acquitted Canadian Sikh to sue justice officials over 1985 Air India trial


March 17th, 2011 - 2:26 pm ICT by ANI
Vancouver (Canada), Mar. 17 (ANI): One of the two men acquitted in the 1985 Air India bombings has decided to sue Canadian federal and provincial justice officials for damages and legal costs, ... Read more...

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Air India to run special flights to Japan


March 16th, 2011 - 8:22 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 16 (IANS) Air India will operate a daily jumbo flight with a capacity of 423 passengers between New Delhi and Tokyo March 16-19, an official said here Wednesday.The ... Read more...

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L&T; Infotech to evacuate all 160 employees from Japan


March 16th, 2011 - 3:16 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 16 (IANS) L&T; Infotech Wednesday ordered the evacuation of all its 160 employees and 15 family members from earthquake and tsunami-hit Japan, a company official said.According to a ... Read more...

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Japan thanks India for woollen blankets


March 16th, 2011 - 12:48 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Tokyo, March 15 (IANS) Japan Tuesday thanked India for its offer of assistance and said the first batch of relief supplies, comprising 25,000 blankets, from New Delhi will ... Read more...

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At least 91 dead, scores missing after quake, tsunamis devastate Japan


March 11th, 2011 - 8:18 pm ICT by BNO News
TOKYO (BNO NEWS) -- A series of enormous earthquakes struck off the Pacific coast of northeastern Japan on early Friday afternoon, seismologists said, generating huge tsunamis that devastated coastlines and has prompted ... Read more...

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More arrests possible in Air India bombing case: Canadian police


March 8th, 2011 - 1:47 pm ICT by ANI
Vancouver, Mar 8 (ANI): More arrests could be done in the 26-year-old Air India case after new efforts were being made to find two men who checked in bags with explosives at ... Read more...

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Air India Kanishka bomber Reyat appeals against perjury conviction


February 9th, 2011 - 12:43 pm ICT by ANI
Ottawa, Feb 9 (ANI): Inderjit Singh Reyat, the only convicted man over the bombing of an Air India jet, has reportedly appealed against a perjury conviction in his alleged accomplices' trial in ... Read more...

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Families angry as Air India bomber appeals conviction


February 9th, 2011 - 9:54 am ICT by IANS
Vancouver, Feb 9 (IANS) Jailed Air India Kanishka bomber Inderjit Singh Reyat's petition to challenge his latest conviction has angered families of the victims of the 1985 tragedy.After spending 15 years in ... Read more...

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Air India Kanishka bomber apologies to victims’ families


November 19th, 2010 - 4:35 pm ICT by ANI
Vancouver (Canada), Nov 19(ANI): Inderjit Singh Reyat, the only man convicted in the 1985 Air India Kanishka bombing, has offered an apology to the families of the 329 victims of the bombing. ... Read more...

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Paris Hilton refused entry in Japan


September 22nd, 2010 - 1:29 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 22 (IANS) Socialite Paris Hilton was refused entry into Japan where she was scheduled to promote her fashion range after she admitted of cocaine possession before a Las Vegas ... Read more...

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Paris Hilton refused Japan entry after cocaine confession


September 22nd, 2010 - 11:56 am ICT by ANI
London, Sep 22 (ANI): Paris Hilton was barred from entering Japan after admitting cocaine possession in a US court just a few hours earlier.The hotel-heiress, 29, was quizzed at Tokyo's Narita ... Read more...

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Perjury trial of 1985 Air India terrorist bombing starts in Vancouver


September 10th, 2010 - 11:30 am ICT by ANI
Vancouver (Canada), Sept.10 (ANI): The perjury trial for the only person convicted in the 1985 Air India bombing that killed 329 people off the coast of Ireland has begun in Vancouver, Canada.Canadian ... Read more...

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Canadian PM issues unqualified apology to kin of Air India victims


June 24th, 2010 - 1:38 pm ICT by ANI
Toronto (Canada), June 24 (ANI): Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper on Wednesday issued an unqualified apology to the relatives of the victims of the Air India plane bombing of 1985.The powerful and ... Read more...

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Kanishka bombing inquiry report ready, says Canadian panel


July 29th, 2009 - 1:04 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, July 29 (IANS) The Canadian public probe into the 1985 Air India bombing that claimed 329 lives is finally complete, the commission of inquiry has said. Headed by former Canadian chief justice ... Read more...

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Japan Airlines cuts flights to Delhi


June 16th, 2009 - 5:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 16 (IANS) Japan Airlines Tuesday announced reduction in the number of flights it operates on several international routes, including to Delhi, as part of its strategy to improve profitability ... Read more...

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Plane crashes at Japans largest airport, kills two


March 23rd, 2009 - 3:34 pm ICT by ANI
Tokyo, Mar. 23 (ANI): A cargo plane has crashed at Japan''s Narita international airport, killing both crew members on board. The Federal Express plane, which was coming from Guangzhou in China, ... Read more...

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Two killed as cargo plane crashes at Tokyo airport (Third Lead)


March 23rd, 2009 - 10:39 am ICT by IANS
Tokyo, March 23 (DPA) The pilot and co-pilot of a Federal Express cargo plane were killed Monday in a fiery landing at Narita airport near Tokyo, media reports said, citing official information. CNN ... Read more...

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Many dead after planes crash in Montana and Tokyo


March 23rd, 2009 - 8:41 am ICT by admin
MONTANA / TOKYO (BNO NEWS) -- A small passenger plane carrying at least 17 people crashed at the safety zone of a Butte, Montana airport on Sunday, FAA spokesman Mike Fergus ... Read more...

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Cargo plane crashes in Japan (Second lead)


March 23rd, 2009 - 7:53 am ICT by IANS
Tokyo, March 23 (DPA) A Federal Express freight plane crashed Monday morning on landing at Narita airport near Tokyo and burst into flame, media reports said. CNN showed footage of the crippled plane ... Read more...

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Cargo plane crashes in Japan (Lead)


March 23rd, 2009 - 6:38 am ICT by IANS
Tokyo, March 23 (DPA) A freight plane crashed Monday morning on landing at Narita airport near Tokyo and burst into flame, media reports said. CNN showed footage of the crippled plane bouncing twice, ... Read more...

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Cargo plane crashes in Japan


March 23rd, 2009 - 6:22 am ICT by IANS
Tokyo, March 23 (DPA) A freight plane crashed Monday morning on takeoff from Narita airport near Tokyo and burst into flame, Japan's news agency Jiji reported. Further details were not known immediately. Read more...

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”Air India bombing suspect not trying to hide his asset”


March 4th, 2009 - 2:14 pm ICT by ANI
Vancouver (Canada), Mar 4 (ANI): A lawyer representing for Ripudaman Singh Malik, who was acquitted in the 1985 Air India bombing case, says the government has no evidence to suggest that ... Read more...

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43 injured as jumbo jet plunges off Japan coast


February 20th, 2009 - 9:06 pm ICT by IANS
Tokyo, Feb 20 (DPA) Forty-three people were injured - one suffering a broken neck - when a Boeing 747-400 of the US company Northwest Airlines plunged briefly in violent turbulence off the ... Read more...

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Jolie, Pitt twins make first public appearance in Japan


January 28th, 2009 - 8:06 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 28 (IANS) Hollywood couple Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie have stepped out in public with their twins for the first time. Vivienne Marcheline and Knox Leon were photographed at the ... Read more...

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Good conduct helped `Kanishka-Narita airport bomber Reyat get bail


July 12th, 2008 - 2:20 pm ICT by ANI
Vancouver, July 12 (ANI): Good conduct and the fact that he had not committed perjury, helped Inderjit Singh Reyat, one of the main accused in the bombing of an Air India ... Read more...

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14 bail conditions on freed Air India bomber


July 12th, 2008 - 9:43 am ICT by IANS
Vancouver, July 12 (IANS) Releasing convicted Air India bomber Inderjit Singh Reyat on a $500,000 bail Thursday, the British Columbia court of appeal here has imposed as many as 14 conditions on ... Read more...

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Air India bomber walks out free on $500,000 bail


July 11th, 2008 - 10:19 am ICT by IANS
Vancouver, July 11 (IANS) Convicted Air India bomber Inderjit Singh Reyat Thursday walked out a free man after 20 years in jail. He was released from the North Fraser facility here after ... Read more...

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1985 `Kanishka” bomber gets bail after 20 years


July 10th, 2008 - 3:06 pm ICT by ANI
Vancouver (Canada), July 10 (ANI): A Canadian judge has granted bail to convicted Air India bomber Inderjit Singh Reyat after he served nearly 20 years in prison, triggering protests from families ... Read more...

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