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11 killed in Peru road accident


September 2nd, 2012 - 5:05 am ICT by IANS
Buenos Aires, Sep 1 (IANS/RIA Novosti) At least 11 people were killed and 40 injured following a truck's brake failure in Peru, an official told country's RPP radio."Ten people died ... Read more...

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End witch-hunt against WikiLeaks: Assange urges US


August 19th, 2012 - 9:40 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 19 (IANS) WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange Sunday urged the US to end its "witch-hunt" against the whistle-blowing website, BBC reported.In his first public statement since entering the Ecuador ... Read more...

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Worst not yet over for Pakistan government: Daily


January 22nd, 2012 - 1:34 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Jan 22 (IANS) The worst is not yet over for the government as Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani's submission before the Supreme Court on the president's immunity "may ... Read more...

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‘Unstoppable’ keeps the tension going(IANS Film Review; Rating:***1/2)


November 27th, 2010 - 12:42 pm ICT by IANS
By Satyen K. Bordoloi Film: "Unstoppabale"; Director: Tony Scott; Cast: Denzel Washington, Chris Pine, Rosario Dawson; Rating: ***1/2The '90s audience chased a bus in "Speed". The 2000s could have been the decade of ... Read more...

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An Ancient Site Utilized To Slaughter Bison Unveiled In Montana


August 10th, 2010 - 5:40 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Washington, August 10, 2010 (Just Flashed): A squad of American archaeologists is presently functioning in the Blackfeet Indian reservation that is positioned in the northwestern region of Montana. These archaeologists have voiced ... Read more...

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Luckiest man in the world gives away his lottery fortune


May 14th, 2010 - 5:43 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 14 (ANI): He has cheated death seven times, celebrated his fifth marriage and now given away his lottery worth 600,000 pounds - Frano Selak, dubbed the world's luckiest man, is ... Read more...

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Super Kings, Rajasthan Royals to battle it out at Chepauk


April 2nd, 2010 - 3:26 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, April 2 (IANS) Having gained a fresh lease of life with a stunning five-wicket win over Royal Challengers Bangalore, Chennai Super Kings will be looking to consolidate their position with another ... Read more...

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Extreme balance artist dares death in handstand atop chairs over precipice


January 6th, 2010 - 4:44 pm ICT by ANI
London, January 6 (ANI): Extreme artist Eskil Ronningsbakken has been snapped courting death as he perched in a handstand atop a stack of chairs on the edge of a precipice.The 30-year-old Norwegian, ... Read more...

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Labour MP admits calling Gordon Brown ‘a f****** disaster’ as PM


December 23rd, 2009 - 2:48 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec. 23 (ANI): Labour MP and noted Blairite John Hutton has admitted to once describing that Gordon Brown as "a f****** disaster" if he ever became British Prime Minister. However, according ... Read more...

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Chinese diver sets world record in waterfalls


December 21st, 2009 - 1:54 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Dec. 21 (ANI): A Chinese diver has set a new world record in waterfall diving.Di Huanran, 51, leapt into the 25-m-high Diaoshuilou Waterfall in Heilongjiang province, 26 years after undertaking his ... Read more...

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Pakistan mulls steps to save ailing national airline


August 7th, 2009 - 4:36 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 6 (IANS) Coming to the aid of Pakistan's cash-strapped national carrier, Pakistan Internatinoal Airlines (PIA), a parliamentary committee has called for urgent steps to arrest the declining trends in the ... Read more...

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Ford sues Next for poaching leggy model Kendra Spears


May 7th, 2009 - 4:52 pm ICT by ANI
New York, May 7 (ANI): Model Kendra Spears has emerged as a serious bone of contention between two rival modelling agencies, with Ford Models suing Next Management over the leggy stunner ... Read more...

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Eight die in Jharkhand road accident


April 29th, 2009 - 3:08 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, April 29 (IANS) At least eight people were killed and 20 injured when a bus carrying a marriage party drove off a precipice in Hazaribagh district of Jharkhand Wednesday, police said. ... Read more...

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Jade Goody gets last rites performed at home


March 16th, 2009 - 12:49 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 16 (ANI): Cancer-stricken Jade Goody had the last rites performed by a priest in a sad ceremony at her house.The Brit reality TV star was granted her last wish ... Read more...

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Goody slipping away, ‘got only hours left’ (Second Lead)


March 15th, 2009 - 9:10 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 15 (IANS) Cancer-stricken British reality television star Jade Goody is feared to be just hours away from her end as her condition has deteriorated rapidly, a report said quoting a ... Read more...

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Goody close to end, wants to be remembered as a fighter (Lead)


March 15th, 2009 - 2:01 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 15 (IANS) Cancer-stricken British reality television star Jade Goody who is reported to be close to her end has said in a final interview that she wants to be remembered ... Read more...

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Palestine Authority for international force if truce bid fails


January 16th, 2009 - 2:42 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Jan.16 (ANI): The Palestinian Authority''s representative to the UN said on Thursday during an emergency session of the General Assembly here that he intends to ask the Security Council ... Read more...

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Leading US automakers GM, Ford looking into an abyss


October 12th, 2008 - 9:47 am ICT by IANS
Detroit, Oct 12 (DPA) US automakers are looking right into an abyss and experts note that the US economy is facing its next health problem following the collapse of its financial sector.After ... Read more...

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‘In Afghanistan, little things could spell death for journalists’


September 16th, 2008 - 12:32 pm ICT by IANS
Lillehammer (Norway), Sep 16 (IANS) Men and women journalists in Afghanistan are increasingly being intimidated for exercising their right to freedom of speech, with at least 58 cases of violence against scribes ... Read more...

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Phasing out coal and burning trees for fuel can tackle global warming, says scientist


September 15th, 2008 - 6:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 15 (ANI): In a move to reduce the danger of increased carbon dioxide in the atmosphere, one of the worlds top scientists has suggested that all coal power stations ... Read more...

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Human activities maybe laying the groundwork for mass extinctions in the oceans


August 14th, 2008 - 2:55 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, August 14 (ANI): A scientist has warned that human activities are laying the groundwork for mass extinctions in the oceans on par with vast ecological upheavals of the past.According to ... Read more...

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Heels have ruined my tootsies, says Sarah Jessica Parker


May 10th, 2008 - 4:03 pm ICT by admin
London, May 10 (ANI): For Sarah Jessica Parker, fashion surely has come at a price, but not just from spending the pennies.The Sex And The City star says she has ... Read more...

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Lalu follows Mayawati, tries to build a rainbow caste alliance


November 14th, 2007 - 3:00 am ICT by admin
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