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Cuban packages biogas in plastic bags for domestic use

September 13th, 2012 - 12:52 pm ICT by IANS
Havana, Sep 13 (IANS/EFE) A Cuban farmer has devised a method for packaging biogas in plastic bags to facilitate domestic use of the fuel, the Communist Party daily Granma reported."Although ... Read more...

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Two die as Peshawar bombing targets US consulate vehicle (Second Lead)

September 3rd, 2012 - 1:38 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Sep 3 (IANS) At least two people were killed and 19 others injured when a suicide bomber triggered a massive car bomb blast, targetting a US consulate vehicle near ... Read more...

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Venezuela refinery blast: Toll rises to 26

August 26th, 2012 - 8:56 am ICT by IANS
Caracas, Aug 26 (IANS) The toll in a powerful blast at a refinery in Venezuela has risen to 26, officials said. A 10-year-old child was among the dead.The blast that ... Read more...

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Nine, including five kids, killed in Pakistan bombing

July 21st, 2012 - 6:15 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, July 21 (IANS) At least nine people, including five children, were killed Saturday when a suicide bomber rammed an explosives-laden vehicle into a house used as headquarters by a ... Read more...

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12 die in Egypt building collapse

July 15th, 2012 - 2:31 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow/Cairo, July 15 (IANS/RIA Novosti) At least 12 people have been killed after an 11-storey building collapsed in Egypt's second-largest city of Alexandria Saturday, Al-Arabiya TV channel reported.According to Egyptian ... Read more...

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Indian-American wanted for 1996 murder kills family, self

June 10th, 2012 - 7:25 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 10 (IANS) A 47-year-old former Indian Army officer wanted for murder in India killed his wife and two of his children before turning the gun on himself in ... Read more...

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21 killed in Pakistan blast (Lead)

June 8th, 2012 - 6:48 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 8 (IANS) At least 21 people died Friday in Pakistan when a powerful bomb ripped through a bus carrying government employees.The explosion took place in Peshawar city, the ... Read more...

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20 killed, 125 wounded in Iraq car bombing (Lead)

June 4th, 2012 - 10:31 pm ICT by IANS
Baghdad, June 4 (IANS) At least 20 people were killed and 125 others wounded Monday in a suicide car bombing here in the Iraqi capital, Xinhua reported.The attack took place ... Read more...

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Two killed, 11 injured in Iraq blasts

April 26th, 2012 - 10:07 pm ICT by IANS
Baghdad, April 26 (IANS) Two people were killed and 11 others injured in two separate bomb blasts in the Iraqi capital Baghdad Thursday.A booby-trapped car was detonated in Al-Hurriyah district ... Read more...

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Man sets over 20 fires in LA

January 1st, 2012 - 7:19 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 1 (IANS/EFE) Los Angeles police are searching for a man suspected to have caused at least 28 fires that have burned vehicles and buildings around the city.At least ... Read more...

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Fire in Kolkata factory, no casualties (Lead)

December 20th, 2011 - 12:07 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Dec 20 (IANS) A huge fire broke out in a rubber shoe factory in south east Kolkata's Tiljala area, fire brigade sources said Tuesday, days after a fire ... Read more...

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Seven dead, 200 injured in China blast

November 1st, 2011 - 6:17 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Nov 1 (IANS) At least seven people were killed and 200 injured Tuesday when two trucks ferrying explosives blew up near a gas station in China's Guizhou province, authorities ... Read more...

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In rain, sea of supporters follow Anna Hazare through Delhi

August 19th, 2011 - 5:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 19 (IANS) The national capital was Friday gripped by the phenomenon called Anna Hazare. From the moment he stepped out of Tihar Jail in west Delhi till ... Read more...

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Bomb blast in northeastern India kills 5

August 1st, 2011 - 8:17 pm ICT by BNO News
IMPHAL, INDIA (BNO NEWS) -- Five people were killed on early Monday afternoon when a bomb exploded at a market in the northeastern region of India, police said.The blast occurred at around ... Read more...

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Three Pakistani kids die as explosives go off at home

July 15th, 2011 - 2:23 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, July 15 (IANS) Explosives stored at a home in Balochistan province went off, killing three chidren and a man.The incident took place in Chaman town Thursday.Ten people, mostly ... Read more...

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Three killed in Pakistan suicide bombing (Lead)

June 26th, 2011 - 10:36 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 26 (IANS) At least three policemen were killed in a suicide bombing near a police station in Pakistan's Multan city Sunday, an officer said.A suicide bomber riding a ... Read more...

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‘A burning plane, then a thunderous crash’ - all hell broke loose (Lead)

May 26th, 2011 - 5:35 pm ICT by IANS
Faridabad, May 26 (IANS) A flash of light in the sky, a plane swaying dangerously towards the ground and catching fire, a thunderous sound... witnesses of the Faridabad air ambulance ... Read more...

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Contractor who built Osama’s compound detained from Abottabad

May 4th, 2011 - 5:24 pm ICT by ANI
Abbottabad, May 4(ANI): The contractor who built the huge fortified compound, where Al Qaeda chief Osama Bin Laden was found and killed by US troops on Sunday night, has been detained from ... Read more...

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Five killed, 18 hurt in another Pakistan Navy bus attack in Karachi

April 28th, 2011 - 2:19 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, April 28(ANI): At least five persons were killed and 18 others reported hurt in a bomb attack on a Pakistan Navy bus in Karachi on Thursday.According to initial reports, ... Read more...

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One injured in bomb blast in Peshawar, school bus escapes attack

January 6th, 2011 - 6:38 pm ICT by ANI
Peshawar, Jan 6(ANI): A bomb blast took place in Garhi Hasan area of Peshawar on Thursday, wounding one person.According to police, a five-kilogram bomb was planted on the roadside near Peshawar Cantonment ... Read more...

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Fireworks blast kills 12 in Central China

December 20th, 2010 - 12:46 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Dec 20 (ANI): At least 12 people have reportedly been killed in a fireworks blast in Central China's Hunan province.Earlier local authorities had announced that nine people were killed in ... Read more...

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Six die in China firecracker blast

December 18th, 2010 - 11:19 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, Dec 18 (IANS) At least six people were killed and four injured Friday night in a firecracker blast in China's Hunan province, officials said Saturday.The incident occurred in Ningxiang county at ... Read more...

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No CCTV evidence in Karachi blast, says official

November 13th, 2010 - 3:16 pm ICT by IANS
By Awais Saleem Islamabad, Nov 13 (IANS) It would be difficult to track down the suspects in the Karachi port city blast Thursday that killed 19 people because electricity supply to the ... Read more...

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Blast in Bahrain car park

September 15th, 2010 - 7:34 am ICT by IANS
Dubai, Sep 15 (IANS) An explosion in a car park damaged at least four cars in a town south of Bahraini capital Manama, but there were no reports of any casualties, a ... Read more...

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Pakistani jets kill 10 civilians, dozens of militants

September 1st, 2010 - 3:24 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Sep 1 (DPA) At least 10 civilians were among 40 people killed when jet fighters and gunship helicopters targeted rebel hideouts in Pakistan's tribal region near the Afghan border, security ... Read more...

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Iowa Lake Vanishes After Dam Collapse

July 31st, 2010 - 7:28 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri July 31, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Iowa lake made a sudden disappearance act after an old dam gave way to the increasing water pressure of Lake Delhi. The gushing water made ... Read more...

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Sri lankan family caught in major benefit fraud in London

July 1st, 2010 - 7:41 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 1 (IANS) Eight members of a Sri Lankan family have been served prison terms for fraudulently claiming nearly £170,000 in housing benefits over a period of 17 years. Their luck ... Read more...

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Wildfire In Flagstaff Leads To Evacuations

June 20th, 2010 - 7:21 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Flagstaff, June 20, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Flagstaff on Saturday witnessed a wildfire which led to the evacuation of nearby houses and the Little America Hotel which was in close proximity of ... Read more...

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Philadelphia’s Liberty Bell area evacuated

May 21st, 2010 - 6:49 am ICT by IANS
Washington, May 21 (IANS) The area near the famous tourist attraction of Liberty Bell in Philadelphia was evacuated after a suspicious item was found nearby. Houses and streets around the building that houses ... Read more...

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Two major blazes in Hyderabad cause panic

May 11th, 2010 - 10:44 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, May 11 (IANS) Two major fires broke out in two areas of Hyderabad Tuesday, causing panic among residents. One person sustained burn injuries in the huge fire that broke out at ... Read more...

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Car bombing kills four policemen in Pakistan

April 29th, 2010 - 12:56 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, April 28 (DPA) A suicide car bombing Wednesday at a police checkpoint killed four officers in Pakistan's north-western city of Peshawar, security and health officials said. Separately, at least two soldiers and ... Read more...

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Fire at Indian blade factory

April 26th, 2010 - 8:38 pm ICT by ANI
Thane (Maharashtra) Apr 26 (ANI): A massive fire engulfed a blade-making factory in Maharashtra's Thane District, causing losses amounting to millions of rupees late on Sunday night.Locals helped authorities to evacuate people ... Read more...

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Three injured in car bomb blast in Northern Ireland

April 23rd, 2010 - 8:05 am ICT by IANS
London, April 23 (IANS) Three people have been injured in a car bomb explosion outside a police station in Newtownhamilton in Northern Ireland, Xinhua reported Friday. The incident took place Thursday night Newtownhamilton ... Read more...

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Toll in Lahore suicide attacks rises to 57

March 13th, 2010 - 1:49 pm ICT by IANS
Lahore, March 13 (IANS) The toll in the twin suicide attacks here Friday has risen to 57, even as seven low-intensity blasts late at night kept police on their toes for over ... Read more...

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India condemns Kabul blast, two Indians injured

December 15th, 2009 - 8:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 15 (IANS) India Tuesday strongly condemned the blast in the diplomatic area in Kabul that killed at least four civilians. Three residences of Indian embassy personnel were damaged ... Read more...

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