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Militants shoot down helicopter in Libya


July 7th, 2012 - 5:19 am ICT by IANS
Tripoli, July 7 (IANS) Unidentified militants in Libya's largest city of Benghazi shot down a police helicopter Friday, killing one person in the incident, Xinhua reported early Saturday.The police ... Read more...

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British anti-terror hunt nets Batman, rat hunter


July 6th, 2012 - 8:54 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 6 (IANS) Police have arrested 13 people on terror charges ahead of the London Olympics but also netted two unlikely suspects - a man dressed as Batman and ... Read more...

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Two Kenyan ministers among six killed in chopper crash (Lead)


June 10th, 2012 - 5:55 pm ICT by IANS
Nairobi, June 10 (IANS) Kenya's internal security minister and his deputy were among six government officials killed in a police helicopter crash Sunday near the capital Nairobi, Kenyan media reported.George ... Read more...

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Kenya minister killed in chopper crash


June 10th, 2012 - 3:45 pm ICT by IANS
Nairobi, June 10 (IANS) The internal security minister of Kenya and three other people have been killed in a helicopter crash near Nairobi, Kenyan media reported Sunday.George Saitoti and his ... Read more...

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Eight killed in Brazil chopper crash


May 9th, 2012 - 9:42 am ICT by IANS
Rio De Janeiro, May 9 (IANS) As many as eight people, including an alleged murderer, have been killed in Brazil after their military police helicopter crashed, Xinhua reported.According to the ... Read more...

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Three hurt as helicopter lands on house in Peru


April 11th, 2012 - 11:39 am ICT by IANS
Lima, April 11 (IANS/EFE) A police helicopter made an emergency landing Tuesday on the roof of a house in the Peruvian port city of Callao, leaving its three crew members ... Read more...

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Four dead in Nigeria military chopper crash (Lead)


March 15th, 2012 - 12:34 am ICT by IANS
Abuja, March 14 (IANS) At least four people were killed when a military police helicopter crashed in Nigeria Wednesday, Xinhua reported.Police said the helicopter crashed into a building around 11 ... Read more...

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Military chopper crashes in Nigeria


March 14th, 2012 - 9:03 pm ICT by IANS
Abuja, March 14 (IANS) A military police helicopter with five people on board crashed in Nigeria Wednesday, Xinhua reported. The number of dead or injured was not known.The crash occurred ... Read more...

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Three die in Iran police chopper crash


December 24th, 2011 - 1:51 pm ICT by IANS
Tehran, Dec 24 (IANS) Three people were killed when a police helicopter crashed Friday in Iran's southeastern province of Sistan-Baluchestan, a media report said.Ali-Reza Shahraki, a senior official, said that ... Read more...

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Man dies saving dog’s life in frozen lake


December 19th, 2011 - 12:35 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 19 (IANS) A man in Scotland fell through a frozen lake in East Dunbartonshire county while trying to rescue his dog who went into the water.The man's body ... Read more...

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Naked car thief caught by police dog


December 13th, 2011 - 10:11 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
California, Dec 13 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A car robber did not have the lucky break that he dreamt of after a police dog wrestled him to the ground. The man had earlier engaged ... Read more...

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When train passengers awaited a ‘runaway lion’


November 7th, 2011 - 10:12 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 7 (IANS) A helicopter was moved and passengers were stopped from leaving a train in Britain following a report that a lion was on the loose.It all started ... Read more...

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Four die in China chopper crash


August 19th, 2011 - 2:43 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Aug 19 (IANS) Four people were killed when the police helicopter in which they were travelling crashed into a reservoir in Beijing, police said.Two bodies were retrieved Wednesday and ... Read more...

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Two dead in China helicopter crash


August 18th, 2011 - 8:06 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, Aug 18 (IANS) At least two crew members died while two went missing after a police helicopter crashed into a water reservoir in Beijing, police said.There were five crew ... Read more...

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Norway killer Breivik revisits site of shooting rampage


August 15th, 2011 - 4:29 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Aug 15 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Norwegian Police have taken mass killer Anders Behring Breivik back to Utoeya island to reconstruct his slaughter of 69 people.The 32-year-old gunman described the killings, ... Read more...

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Missing Dutch tourist rescued from well after 18 days


July 7th, 2011 - 11:40 am ICT by IANS
Madrid, July 7 (IANS/EFE) A Dutch tourist, who went missing 18 days ago in a Spanish town, was rescued Wednesday from a well she fell into while walking in the ... Read more...

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Oops! its a toy tiger


May 22nd, 2011 - 9:18 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 22 (IANS) A life-size toy tiger in Hampshire in England sparked a major operation involving armed officers and a helicopter, a media report said Sunday.Local residents raised an ... Read more...

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Police dog bites cost thousands of pounds for UK taxpayers


March 14th, 2011 - 9:59 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Mar 14 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Police dog bites have costed thousands of pounds for tax-payers in UK. According to a report by BBC, police officials have so far paid around 770,000 pounds ... Read more...

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French fugitive couple shot dead in southwest South Africa


January 21st, 2011 - 2:19 am ICT by BNO News
JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA (BNO NEWS) -- A French couple on Thursday were shot dead at a farm in southwest South Africa, the couple were fugitives wanted for killing a police officer.According to ... Read more...

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Helicopter crash kills three in Mexico


December 9th, 2010 - 11:51 am ICT by IANS
Mexico City, Dec 9 (IANS) At least three people were killed when a police helicopter crashed in Mexico, Xinhua reported Thursday.According to police, the Bell 412 helicopter with 11 people on board ... Read more...

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Police helicopter crashes in Mourne Mountains


October 28th, 2010 - 9:11 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Hilltown, Oct 28 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A Northern Ireland police helicopter has crashed in the Mourne Mountains with four people onboard.The helicopter crashed just before 11 a.m. local time this morning and none ... Read more...

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Laser pointer prank lands teenager Nathan Ramon Wells in prison


October 27th, 2010 - 8:44 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Oct 27 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Some pranks can be costly and in this case also land a person behind bars.A 19-year-old boy has been thrown into jail for 15 months for ... Read more...

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Australian cops alert as Facebook chatter hints racial brawl


August 6th, 2010 - 1:13 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Aug 6 (IANS) Police intensified patrolling in this Australian city following chatter on social network site Facebook about possible racial violence involving teenagers.Facebook is buzzing with talk that a wild ... Read more...

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Brit boy, 4, found dead in tumble dryer


July 27th, 2010 - 2:33 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 27 (ANI): A four-year-old boy, after being reported missing from the garden of his home, was found dead in a tumble dryer.Sonny Shepherd was reported missing from his home garden ... Read more...

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Adriano questioned over alleged drug link


June 3rd, 2010 - 4:46 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, June 3 (DPA) Brazilian striker Adriano has been questioned by judicial authorities here over allegations of links to a drug-dealing gang. State prosecutors in Rio said Adriano appeared with his ... Read more...

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Cops to criminal - stay away from all rooftops


April 21st, 2010 - 12:47 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 21 (IANS) A petty criminal who routinely escapes the police by getting on the roof of his house in Britain has been barred from every rooftop in his area ... Read more...

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Armed cops rush to Jackson estate on ‘burglary’ call


March 7th, 2010 - 11:50 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 7 (IANS) Armed cops rushed to the Jackson family estate following a burglary-in-progress call. The cops searched the home for a suspected burglar while a police helicopter hovered overhead, but ... Read more...

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Uri Geller used psychic powers to help cops catch suspect


February 19th, 2010 - 5:42 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 19 (ANI): Israeli spoon bender Uri Geller has revealed how he used his psychic powers to help cops in catching a suspect.Geller, 63, revealed that he was walking his dog ... Read more...

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New NYPD photos released of the Twin Tower’s 9/11 attack


February 13th, 2010 - 9:05 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Feb 13 (THAINDIAN NEWS) New aerial photographs of the World Trade Centre terror attack have been released which show that dramatic collapse of the Twin Towers. A police helicopter ... Read more...

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9/11 In NYPD Photos, From A Whole New Angle


February 11th, 2010 - 8:38 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey New York, Feb 11, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The New York Police Department has released a set of photographs of the Sept. 11 attack on the United States that completely destroyed the ... Read more...

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Virginia police arrest suspect in Appomattox mass murder


January 21st, 2010 - 1:03 am ICT by BNO News
APPOMATTOX, VIRGINIA (BNO NEWS) -- SWAT Team members in Appomattox County, Virginia on Wednesday arrested a suspect in the murders of eight people on Tuesday, officials said.Christopher B. Speight, 39, was taken ... Read more...

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Virginia gunman surrenders after killing eight (Lead)


January 20th, 2010 - 9:23 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 20 (DPA) A gunman suspected of killing eight people in rural Virginia has turned himself over to police, the news channel CNN reported Wednesday. Police cornered the man in a wooden ... Read more...

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‘Several’ dead in Appomattox, VA shootings


January 20th, 2010 - 2:01 pm ICT by BNO News
APPOMATTOX, VIRGINIA (BNO NEWS) -- Several people were killed and one person was injured in an apparent mass shooting in Virginia's Appomattox County, officials said on Tuesday.Sergeant Thomas J. Molnar of the ... Read more...

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Manhunt for US gunman who killed eight


January 20th, 2010 - 1:06 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 20 (DPA) A manhunt was underway during the night from Tuesday to Wednesday for the suspected killer of eight people in rural Virginia. The suspect as been named as Christopher Speight, ... Read more...

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INS Savitri returns after anti piracy patrols off Mauritius, Seychelles


January 7th, 2010 - 8:00 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan 7 (ANI): Country's offshore patrol Vessel INS Savitri returned on Wednesday after deployment of over a month in the waters of Mauritius and Seychelles for Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ) ... Read more...

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