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Anti-Assad protesters attack Russian embassy in London


August 17th, 2012 - 9:32 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 17 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Opponents of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad pelted the Russian embassy in London with stones overnight, causing significant damage to the building, the embassy said in ... Read more...

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Nine jailed in China for mine flood that killed 38


June 18th, 2012 - 3:32 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, June 18 (IANS) Nine people have been sentenced to varied terms in jail for a deadly flood in a Chinese coal mine that killed 38 people two years ago.A ... Read more...

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Report: Thai floods to downgrade country’s economic growth by 1.2 percent


November 26th, 2011 - 11:43 pm ICT by BNO News
BANGKOK, THAILAND (BNO NEWS) -- The devastating rainfall and subsequent flooding in Thailand this year is expected to decrease the country's economic growth to 2.4 percent, the Bangkok Post reported on Saturday.The ... Read more...

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Day after rain chaos, MCD plays blame game


September 16th, 2011 - 9:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 16 (IANS) A day after unprecedented rains unleashed fury in the capital, the Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) said it can't be held accountable for all the ... Read more...

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Congress to oppose closure of Bathinda thermal plant


August 23rd, 2011 - 8:05 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Aug 23 (IANS) The Congress in Punjab will oppose a move by the state's Parkash Singh Badal government to shut down the Bathinda thermal plant, former Punjab chief minister ... Read more...

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‘Pakistan must give up its double game’


May 24th, 2011 - 12:15 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, May 24 (IANS) Pakistan must give up its "double game", a Pakistani daily said Tuesday, observing that "some members of the armed forces may have been involved in providing ... Read more...

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Bengal’s political parties give mixed reaction to budget


February 28th, 2011 - 10:23 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Feb 28 (IANS) West Bengal's political parties Monday gave a mixed reaction on the budget with the state's ruling Left Front denouncing it as "anti-people" and favouring the "cream of the ... Read more...

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Duke Energy Indiana Witnesses Power Outage Due To Ice Storm


February 2nd, 2011 - 8:17 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Feb 2, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Yesterday the customers of Duke Energy Indiana were running out of power service. The number increased to almost 11,000 by 7:00 a.m. The situation was all ... Read more...

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Stone Age rock shelters in Pakistan facing danger


January 23rd, 2011 - 2:10 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 23 (ANI): About 20 rock shelters in Pakistan, some dating back to the Stone Age are under threat from construction work and are facing danger of being destroyed due to ... Read more...

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BSF killing innocents, says rights body


December 9th, 2010 - 9:03 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Dec 9 (IANS) Human Rights Watch Thursday accused the Border Security Force (BSF) of killing innocents along the Bangladesh border, but the paramilitary denied the charge."The BSF has gone out of ... Read more...

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Earthlink Webmail: The New Mailing System In Your iPhones


November 19th, 2010 - 8:00 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Nov 19, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Good news for the Users of Earthlink Webmail and Internet, as they can now connect their Earthlink Internet account to their iPhone and iPod and send ... Read more...

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Traffic advisory issued for Games’ closing ceremony


October 11th, 2010 - 10:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 11 (IANS) Delhi Traffic Police Monday announced the traffic restrictions planned for the closing ceremony of the Commonwealth Games Oct 14."We have tried to impose restrictions keeping in ... Read more...

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Growing elephant deaths in Orissa raise alarm


October 7th, 2010 - 12:29 pm ICT by IANS
By Jatindra Dash Bhubaneswar, Oct 7 (IANS) In the last 19 years in Orissa, 231 elephants fell victim to poachers while 166 were killed in accidents and 173 more died from natural ... Read more...

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Sharif rules out possibility of military regime in Pak


September 14th, 2010 - 12:55 pm ICT by ANI
Peshawar, Sept 14 (ANI): Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) chief Nawaz Sharif has said that there is no possibility of another military regime in the country, rather people involved in corruption should ... Read more...

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Terrorists coming to Pakistan from Afghanistan: Malik


July 27th, 2010 - 5:37 pm ICT by ANI
Nowshera, Jul 27 (ANI): Pakistan's Minister for Interior Rehman Malik said that the Afghan Government should take proper measures to block entry of militants and supply of weapons as terrorists were coming ... Read more...

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Goa’s floating casinos dumping sewage into river: Panel


July 23rd, 2010 - 5:07 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, July 23 (IANS) A legislative panel has slammed the Goa government for allowing offshore casinos and cruise vessels to dump raw sewage into the Mandovi river that runs by this state ... Read more...

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Redistribution of land must for ensuring food security: Bardhan


July 13th, 2010 - 12:34 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 12 (IANS) Averring that redistribution of land and land reforms were a must for ensuring food security, the Communist Party of India (CPI) Monday demanded that the central government adopt ... Read more...

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Tight security for Hockey World Cup due to terror threat


February 18th, 2010 - 9:41 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb.18 (ANI): Tight security measures will be in place for players participating in the Hockey World Cup following a threat from an al-Qaeda operative that forthcoming sports events in the ... Read more...

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India to focus on positives with China


November 14th, 2009 - 5:29 pm ICT by ANI
Akhnoor (J and K), Nov.14 (ANI): Minister of State for Defence M M Pallam Raju has said that New Delhi is taking all measures to safeguard its border with Beijing, but will ... Read more...

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Brit kids banned from paddling in water during school trips!


November 7th, 2009 - 5:40 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 7 (ANI): Brit kids have been banned from paddling in water during school trips under new health and safety guidelines.The students have been told they are not to wade into ... Read more...

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Dikshit launches web portal on diabetes awareness


September 25th, 2009 - 6:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 25 (IANS) Delhi Chief Minister Shiela Dikshit Friday launched a web portal giving "complete information" on constraints of and treatment for diabetes. The site - www.ddrc.in - was launched by ... Read more...

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Court dismisses plea on swine flu (Lead)


August 12th, 2009 - 9:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 12 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Wednesday dismissed a public interest petition that charged the government with not having taken adequate measures to tackle swine flu in the capital. ... Read more...

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Swine flu petition against government dismissed


August 12th, 2009 - 1:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 12 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Wednesday dismissed a public interest petition charging the government with not having taken adequate measures to tackle swine flu in the capital. Holding that ... Read more...

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Court to hear plea on swine flu


August 11th, 2009 - 9:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 11 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Tuesday admitted a public interest petition charging the government with not having taken adequate measures to tackle swine flu in the capital. Anjana ... Read more...

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UN urged to take measures against North Korea


May 30th, 2009 - 6:27 pm ICT by IANS
Singapore, May 30 (DPA) South Korean Defence Minister Lee Sang Hee Saturday urged the UN Security Council to take action against North Korea following the Communist country's nuclear test this week but ... Read more...

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Sri Lanka condemns attack on its Oslo embassy


April 13th, 2009 - 5:38 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, April 13 (IANS) Sri Lanka Monday "strongly condemned" the attack on its embassy in Oslo, Norway, by suspected Tamil protesters, causing extensive damage to the mission, a government statement here said. Nobody ... Read more...

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Memorial for Agra boy who died after falling into borewell


October 15th, 2008 - 2:49 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, Oct 15 (IANS) A memorial for two-year-old Sonu, who died after falling into an open 150-foot deep borewell, will be built in Leharkapura village in Uttar Pradesh's Agra district, an official ... Read more...

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Narmada dams to have silt monitoring stations


June 22nd, 2008 - 10:59 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, June 22 (IANS) The two big reservoirs in Narmada valley - Sardar Sarovar Project (SSP) and Indira Sagar Project (ISP) - will now have slit monitoring stations so that their storage ... Read more...

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Anand sole leader at end of Morelia-Linares chess first leg


February 25th, 2008 - 3:50 pm ICT by admin
Morelia (Mexico), Feb 25 (IANS) Viswanathan Anand's love affair with Mexico as a chess venue continued as he grabbed the top honours in the Morelia leg of the Morelia-Linares Grandmasters tournament. The ... Read more...

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