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Two killed as train derails in US


August 22nd, 2012 - 8:11 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 22 (IANS) Two young women were killed in a massive train derailment in the US state of Maryland, which crushed several vehicles and closed nearby streets, media ... Read more...

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Over 180 arrested in Warsaw football clashes: Police (Lead)


June 13th, 2012 - 8:48 pm ICT by IANS
Warsaw, June 13 (IANS/RIA Novosti) More than 180 people have been arrested over clashes involving Polish and Russian football fans, Warsaw police said Wednesday.Violence flared during a march through the ... Read more...

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Police arrest 31 Occupy DC protesters


December 5th, 2011 - 11:25 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 5 (IANS) Police arrested 31 Occupy DC protesters and removed several others clinging to a wood structure erected in McPherson Square near the White House ending an hours-long ... Read more...

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Fire, blasts at Moscow military base


July 16th, 2011 - 12:42 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, July 15 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A fire broke out at a military base in Moscow Friday, accompanied by a series of explosions, an official said.A defence ministry spokesman said there ... Read more...

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Dozen injured in Ibiza stabbing rampage


February 23rd, 2011 - 11:39 pm ICT by BNO News
IBIZA (BNO NEWS) -- A dozen people were injured on Wednesday after being stabbed by a man armed with a machete and an iron bar in the town of Sant Antoni in ... Read more...

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Ensure safe pickup, drop facilities for women employees: Delhi Police


December 9th, 2010 - 9:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 9 (IANS) After the recent gangrape of a BPO employee rocked the capital, Delhi Police Thursday made it mandatory for call centres and media houses to drop their women ... Read more...

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Riots in Serbia over gay pride march by far right protestors


October 11th, 2010 - 6:22 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Belgrade, Oct 11 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Protesters who tried to disrupt a gay pride parade at the Serbian capital clashed with police over the weekend.The incident at the Serbian capital Belgrade saw police ... Read more...

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Naked, armed Australian puts police on alert


July 18th, 2010 - 6:21 am ICT by IANS
Perth, July 18 (IANS) A naked Australian man armed with a pistol climbed up a 10-metre-high billboard in Perth and shouted at onlookers below for nearly four hours, bringing the entire city ... Read more...

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Major fire engulfs central London office block


March 11th, 2010 - 3:04 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar.11 (ANI): More than 100 firefighters are tackling a major fire that started in a restaurant and office block in central London.According to the BBC, the flames took hold just after ... Read more...

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After UFOs, Oz locals losing sleep over USO, Unidentified Smelly Object!


December 23rd, 2009 - 4:44 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec 23 (ANI): A mysterious smell that forced people across two Top End neighbourhoods to call the police may have emanated from an Unidentified Smelly Object (USO), according to an Australian ... Read more...

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Iran police arrest four journalists at protests


November 6th, 2009 - 7:50 pm ICT by IANS
Tehran, Nov 6 (DPA) Iranian security forces arrested four journalists, including one Japanese and two Canadian nationals, during the protests in Tehran this week, the semi-official Fars news agency reported Friday. Thousands of ... Read more...

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Magnetic leaves can be powerful tools for monitoring air quality


October 16th, 2009 - 5:15 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, October 16 (ANI): A new study has determined that magnetic leaves can be powerful tools for monitoring air quality and planning biking routes and walking paths.The study was carried out by ... Read more...

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Police teargas marching mourners in Iran


June 28th, 2009 - 11:21 pm ICT by IANS
Tehran, June 28 (DPA) Police used teargas against thousands of supporters of opposition leader Mir-Hossein Moussavi during a mourning march Sunday in central Tehran, eyewitnesses said. Eyewitnesses said police used teargas after clashes ... Read more...

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Black, green prevail as Tehran streets again thronged (Lead)


June 18th, 2009 - 11:51 pm ICT by IANS
Tehran, June 18 (DPA) Hundreds of thousands of supporters of opposition leader Mir-Hossein Moussavi again thronged Tehran's streets Thursday as protests continued for a sixth day over alleged fraud in last week's ... Read more...

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Hundreds of thousands attend Tehran protest rally


June 18th, 2009 - 10:08 pm ICT by IANS
Tehran, June 18 (DPA) Hundreds of thousands of supporters of opposition leader Mir-Hossein Moussavi attended a protest gathering Thursday in downtown Tehran against alleged election fraud in last week's presidential election and ... Read more...

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Hundreds of thousands join protest rally in Tehran (Lead)


June 16th, 2009 - 1:36 am ICT by IANS
Tehran, June 16 (DPA) Hundreds of thousands of protesters marched towards Tehran University and the Iranian capital's Enqelab (Revolution) Square Monday despite the interior ministry's ban on the gathering, eyewitnesses said. "We had ... Read more...

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Four killed in Bangladesh mall fire (Second Lead)


March 14th, 2009 - 1:19 am ICT by IANS
Dhaka, March 13 (DPA) At least four people were killed and 20 injured in a devastating fire at Basundhara City, Bangladesh's largest shopping mall, here Friday, officials said. Firefighters recovered three charred bodies ... Read more...

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Hotel ablaze at iconic Beijing TV complex


February 10th, 2009 - 3:47 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, Feb 10 (DPA) A fire engulfed an unoccupied hotel tower adjacent to the new headquarters of Chinese State Television (CCTV) in Beijing, according to witnesses late Monday.Flames from the 159-metre tall ... Read more...

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Palin draws 60,000-strong crowd in Florida


September 22nd, 2008 - 4:25 pm ICT by ANI
The Villages (Florida, US), Sept.22 (ANI): The Palin wave shows no signs of diminishing. On her first trip as John McCains running mate to the battleground state of Florida, Palin drew a ... Read more...

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Eight killed as bomb goes off in Iranian mosque


April 13th, 2008 - 2:37 am ICT by admin
DPA Tehran, April 13 (DPA) At least eight people were killed and more than 50 injured when a bomb exploded in a mosque in southern Iran Saturday, Fars news agency reported. The bomb ... Read more...

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