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German police hunt runaway kangaroo

June 20th, 2012 - 9:18 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Berlin, June 19 (THAINDIAN NEWS)
Around 6 am on Tuesday, officers were called to the small village of Hülshagen (Lower Saxony) after eyewitnesses claimed to have spotted a one-metre tall kangaroo running loose ... Read more...

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Dogs maul girl to death in Haryana

April 27th, 2012 - 12:16 am ICT by IANS
Sirsa (Haryana), April 26 (IANS) Stray dogs mauled a minor girl to death in a village in Haryana's Sirsa district Thursday, police said.The victim, Seema, was mauled by the dogs ... Read more...

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Leopard kills girl

October 25th, 2011 - 4:56 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Oct 25 (IANS) A leopard killed a seven-year-old girl while she was sleeping outside her house in a village in Uttar Pradesh, an official said Tuesday.After killing Kavita in ... Read more...

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Three rescued in Goa mining accident

July 16th, 2011 - 10:41 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, July 16 (IANS) Three people were washed away, but later rescued in a mining-related accident in Goa Saturday, officials said.A wall of a large mining dump, operated by the ... Read more...

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Two more rapes, an attempted rape in Uttar Pradesh

June 22nd, 2011 - 7:59 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, June 22 (IANS) Even as Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati discussed tougher laws to deal with rapists, two more rapes and a sexual assault bid were reported in the ... Read more...

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Leopard injures seven people in Uttar Pradesh

December 26th, 2010 - 12:47 pm ICT by ANI
Lucknow, Dec 26 (ANI): A leopard injured three villagers, including two minors in Bhawaria village of Uttar Pradesh after they saw it roaming in nearby fields, and tried to scare it away."The ... Read more...

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Crude oil wasted during Mehsana rig mishap

December 23rd, 2010 - 8:15 pm ICT by ANI
By Uday AdhvaryuMehsana (Gujarat), Dec.23 (ANI): Crude oil worth millions was wasted after several pipes burst during repair work at a rig in Gujarat's Mehsana District.The mishap occurred at an unused well ... Read more...

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Muslims raise money for installing goddess idol

September 17th, 2010 - 7:17 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Sep 17 (IANS) Setting a unique example of brotherhood ahead of the Sep 24 court verdict on the Ramjanmabhoomi-Babri Masjid dispute, Muslims in Uttar Pradesh's Mainpuri district are raising funds for ... Read more...

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Kill a puma, get $126

August 13th, 2010 - 10:55 am ICT by IANS
Buenos Aires, Aug 13 (IANS/EFE) A provincial government in Argentina is offering a 500-peso ($126) reward for killing every puma, the mountain lions that have been preying on the region's livestock. The government ... Read more...

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84 Chinese kids detected with lead poisoning

July 26th, 2010 - 5:19 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, July 26 (IANS) Excessive levels of lead have been found in the blood of 84 children in China's Yunnan province, officials said. The toxic element was detected in children under the age ... Read more...

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Himachal orders British-era liquor unit shut

May 29th, 2010 - 7:47 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, May 29 (IANS) The Himachal Pradesh government has asked a liquor unit, set up by the British and now owned by an Indian firm, to stop production due to violation of ... Read more...

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Monkey killing triggers protests

March 19th, 2010 - 11:42 pm ICT by IANS
Greater Noida, March 19 (IANS) A monkey was allegedly shot dead in the NTPC township area of Greater Noida, triggering protests by animal lovers and Hindu groups. The incident occurred Wednesday.According ... Read more...

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Pakistan arrests pro-government militia leader

September 19th, 2009 - 9:58 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Sep 19 (DPA) Pakistani forces Saturday arrested a pro-government militia leader amid allegations that false information provided by him led to the killing of nine civilians in the militancy-plagued North ... Read more...

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Punjabi Dhabas are a joy beyond a delicious meal

December 8th, 2008 - 8:15 pm ICT by ANI
By Sunil Sharma Chandigarh, Dec.8 (ANI): Visiting a traditional Dhaba on the highways is a unique experience. In Punjab, highways are dotted with these Dhabas, the roadside eating joints or local ... Read more...

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Swat Police give safe exit to suicide bomber to secure civilians safety

June 18th, 2008 - 12:54 pm ICT by ANI
Mingora (NWFP), June 18 (ANI): The Swat police reportedly allowed a safe exit to a potential suicide bomber following negotiations to protect the nearby civilians.According to sources, the police confronted a ... Read more...

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Kanpur girl relishes eating five kilograms of paddy a day!

January 29th, 2008 - 9:28 pm ICT by admin
Kanpur, Jan.29 (ANI): A teenaged girl from Kushalpur village near Kanpur has developed a liking for paddy so much, that she must have five kilograms of raw paddy along with its husk ... Read more...

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A thief who gobbles up 20 kg of raw vegetables a day!

November 14th, 2007 - 10:15 am ICT by admin

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