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Robber informs police after crime


July 11th, 2012 - 12:10 am ICT by IANS
London, July 10 (IANS) An armed robber in Britain begged police to arrest him after he felt guilty about his night-time raid at a petrol station.Father-of-one Matthew Perry, 24, threatened ... Read more...

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No helmet, no petrol in Ranchi


January 31st, 2012 - 2:55 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, Jan 31 (IANS) If you drive into a Ranchi petrol station on your two-wheeler without a helmet, be prepared to be refused fuel.To ensure the safety of bikers, the ... Read more...

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Dumb thieves forgot to put petrol in car!


November 22nd, 2011 - 11:20 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 22 (IANS) Two thieves in Britain proved they were too dumb to be doing what they were after they were captured on CCTV pushing their car to a ... Read more...

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Driver kills six tourist passengers


October 5th, 2011 - 3:43 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, Oct 5 (IANS) In an act of cold-blooded murder, a bus driver Wednesday ordered tourists to de-board and then ran the vehicle over them in Rajasthan, killing six people, ... Read more...

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Power outage kills four Pakistani patients


September 14th, 2011 - 1:06 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Sep 14 (IANS) Four patients on life support died at a hospital in Karachi during a power outage that shut down their ventilators, reports said.The incident took place ... Read more...

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Family robs gas station - of chocolates, cigarettes


May 16th, 2011 - 11:44 am ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, May 16 (IANS) It was an armed robbery with a difference. An entire family raided a petrol station in Johor Baru - only to rob cigarettes and chocolates.A ... Read more...

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Engin Kocak drives a burning tanker out of a petrol station to save many lives


March 15th, 2011 - 8:45 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Ankara, Mar 15 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A man saved the day when he bravely entered a burning tanker and drove it out of a petrol station. The video of the incident has been ... Read more...

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‘Polite Robber’ Gregory Hess arrested


February 10th, 2011 - 9:56 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Seattle, Feb 10 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Not many robbers get to remember their manners when they are in the middle of a robbery but Gregory Hess did.During a petrol station robbery, the 65-year-old ... Read more...

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F1 champ Hamilton and boxing pal Amir Khan in ‘gigglathon’ following booze-bender


January 28th, 2011 - 6:40 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 28 (ANI): Formula One champion Lewis Hamilton and his boxing pal Amir Khan were spotted at a London nightclub, completely sozzled, giggling and trying to escape attention from media and ... Read more...

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100-vehicle pile-up in China leaves seven dead (Lead)


December 27th, 2010 - 3:13 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Dec 27 (IANS) More than 100 vehicles rammed into the back of each other in a foggy Monday morning on an expressway in China, killing seven people and injuring 15.Over 100 ... Read more...

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Seven die in 100-vehicle pile-up in China


December 27th, 2010 - 2:20 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Dec 27 (IANS) At least seven people were killed and 15 injured when over 100 vehicles rammed into the back of each other in a foggy Monday morning on an expressway ... Read more...

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Massive 100-car pile-up kills five in southwest China


December 27th, 2010 - 2:03 pm ICT by BNO News
ZUNYI, CHINA (BNO NEWS) -- At least seven people were killed on Monday morning in a pile-up involving more than 100 vehicles on a foggy expressway in southwest China, state-run media reported.The ... Read more...

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Two rape suspects fled to India, say Australian cops


October 22nd, 2010 - 3:02 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Oct 22 (IANS) Australian police will consult Indian authorities in an effort to trace two men who were accused in a "vicious" rape in Melbourne earlier this month but fled to ... Read more...

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Victoria Police says Melbourne rape suspects have fled to India


October 22nd, 2010 - 1:18 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Oct. 22 (ANI): Victoria Police on Friday confirmed that two men they want to question over a vicious rape that took place in Melbourne earlier this month have fled to India ... Read more...

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Greenpeace shuts down 50 BP petrol stations


July 27th, 2010 - 4:39 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 27 (IANS) Greenpeace activists protesting British Petroleum's (BP) "reckless" oil pursuit, shut down 50 petrol filling stations in central London Tuesday morning. The environmentalists claimed to have stopped the fuel ... Read more...

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Garner buys petrol for unknown women


July 4th, 2010 - 8:55 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 4 (IANS) Jennifer Garner played a Good Samaritan when she bought petrol for two stranded unknown women who ran out of gas. Dailystar.co.uk reports Garner recently offered to buy and fill ... Read more...

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British boy makes bombs with chemicals bought online


June 26th, 2010 - 6:36 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 26 (IANS) A British teenager with an "unhealthy interest" in explosives made gunpowder and nail-bombs with chemicals bought online through his mother's eBay account, police said. Police found a pipe packed ... Read more...

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US man offers to swap his child for beer


May 19th, 2010 - 6:27 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 19 (ANI): A man in Chicopee, Massachusetts, US, was so frantic to quench his alcohol thirst that he made an offer to swap his baby for two bottles of beer.Matthew ... Read more...

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Three Arrests Executed In The Probe Surrounding The Times Square Bomb Plot


May 14th, 2010 - 7:02 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
May 14, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): American investigators have arrested three individuals related to the suspect in the unsuccessful Times Square bombing. The arrests were executed during incursions on Thursday in ... Read more...

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10 killed in Pakistan suicide bombing (Lead)


March 5th, 2010 - 5:08 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, March 5 (IANS) Ten people were killed and 15 wounded Friday in a suicide bomb attack in Pakistan's North West Frontier Province (NWFP), an official said. The bomber detonated the explosives near ... Read more...

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Rs.34 lakh looted in Greater Noida (Lead)


March 2nd, 2010 - 9:41 pm ICT by IANS
Greater Noida, March 2 (IANS) Three armed robbers Tuesday looted Rs.34 lakh from three employees of a petrol station in the parking lot of a State Bank of India (SBI) branch ... Read more...

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Gazza placed behind bars again after hotel fracas


February 9th, 2010 - 2:38 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb.9 (ANI): Former England football star Paul Gascoigne was behind bars again last night after his second arrest in 24 hours.The wayward footie hero was held following a fracas at ... Read more...

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Blast hits crowded bus in Syria


December 3rd, 2009 - 6:33 pm ICT by IANS
Damascus, Dec 3 (AKI/IANS) An explosion hit a crowded bus Thursday in the Syrian capital and caused casualties, medical officials said. The blast took place near a pilgrimage site for Shia ... Read more...

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Hoods steal Rooney’s 30K pound Mercedes


November 22nd, 2009 - 2:20 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov.22 (ANI): Two hoods have stolen England and Manchester United striker Wayne Rooney's 30,000 pound sporty black C220 Mercedes.The robbery occurred after Rooney's dad left the keys of the car inside ... Read more...

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Benito Mussolini’s brain, blood ’stolen for sale on eBay auction’


November 21st, 2009 - 12:31 pm ICT by ANI
London, November 21 (ANI): Italian dictator Benito Mussolini's brain and blood were reportedly offered for sale on eBay - but were later removed from the listing.Apparently, the body was stolen from a ... Read more...

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Mussolini thought he was more racist than ’sentimentalist’ Hitler


November 17th, 2009 - 2:09 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov. 17 (ANI): Italian Fascist dictator Benito Mussolini considered Adolf Hitler an "old sentimentalist", but was furious at the general perception that he was following the footsteps of the Nazi dictator, ... Read more...

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Prince Harry kisses male admirer for free beer!


November 15th, 2009 - 12:35 pm ICT by ANI
London, November 15 (ANI): Prince Harry was said to have left a male admirer floating in heaven after giving in to his request of a kiss in exchange of a beer.Fan Rocky ... Read more...

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Kidnapped principal beheaded in the Philippines


November 9th, 2009 - 1:25 pm ICT by IANS
Zamboanga City (The Philippines), Nov 9 (DPA) A kidnapped state school principal was beheaded by his abductors on a southern Philippine island, a regional military spokesman said Monday. The head of Gabriel Canizares, ... Read more...

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Militants destroy NATO trucks in Pakistan


October 9th, 2009 - 1:48 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Oct 9 (DPA) Suspected Islamist militants torched an oil tanker and six lorries carrying US and NATO supplies in Pakistan's restive north-west early Friday, police said. The pre-dawn assault took place ... Read more...

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Car bomb attack kills 12 in Pakistan (Lead)


August 17th, 2009 - 9:18 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 17 (Xinhua) At least 12 people were killed in a car bomb attack at a petrol station in northwest Pakistan, TV reports said Monday. The bomb was placed in a ... Read more...

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Bomb blast kills six in Peshawar, Taliban claims responsibility


August 17th, 2009 - 5:24 pm ICT by ANI
Peshawar (NWFP, Pakistan), Aug.17 (ANI): At least six people were killed in a car bomb explosion that took place near a petrol station in the tribal dominated area of Charssada on ... Read more...

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Pakistan nuke facility bus bombed, six die (Third Lead)


July 2nd, 2009 - 7:45 pm ICT by IANS
Rawalpindi, July 2 (IANS) Six people were killed when a suicide bomber blew himself up after ramming his motorcycle into a bus belonging to the A.Q. Khan nuclear research facility here ... Read more...

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Four held for robbing and killing Kargil war veteran


June 19th, 2009 - 8:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 19 (IANS) Four people were arrested for the murder of an employee of a petrol station, who was a Kargil war veteran and was on his way to ... Read more...

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Police find no clues to Rs.2.5 mn robbery in Agra


June 16th, 2009 - 2:04 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, June 16 (IANS) A day after Rs.2.5 million were looted by three men from a petrol station owner, who was shot in the leg for resisting the robbery, police here ... Read more...

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Two hurt in shooting incidents in Delhi


December 9th, 2008 - 10:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 9 (IANS) Two people were critically injured in two separate incidents of shooting in the capital within a span of a few hours. While a woman was shot at ... Read more...

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