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Delhi Metro tries to curb suicides at stations


September 6th, 2012 - 11:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 6 (IANS) Delhi Metro, with the help of an NGO, has launched a public service initiative to reduce suicide bids at its stations.Metro staff, those on the ... Read more...

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Woman kills self over skin condition


August 17th, 2012 - 4:51 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 17 (IANS) A 31-year-old British woman, who was plagued by a skin condition that caused her face to redden, went into depression that caused her to jump to ... Read more...

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CITU calls 24-hour transport strike in West Bengal July 31


July 26th, 2012 - 7:43 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 26 (IANS) CPI-M labour arm CITU Thursday called a 24-hour transport strike across West Bengal July 31 to protest the increase in petrol and diesel prices."We are ... Read more...

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Woman jumps to death in Jaipur mall


July 24th, 2012 - 12:02 am ICT by IANS
Jaipur, July 23 (IANS) A 34-year-old woman Monday committed suicide by jumping off the fourth floor of a mall in the city, police said. A suicide note was recovered from ... Read more...

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One dead, two injured in Agra stampede


July 14th, 2012 - 8:25 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, July 14 (IANS) One person died and two were injured during a stampede early Saturday morning at the Jeet Singh stadium here where an army recruitment rally was underway.Around ... Read more...

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Van driver killed in Delhi road accident


July 7th, 2012 - 12:02 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 6 (IANS) A 35-year-old man died after the delivery van he was driving rammed into a flyover's railing here, police said Friday.Dileep Das was badly injured after ... Read more...

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Bus crash kills 19 in South Africa


June 25th, 2012 - 9:13 pm ICT by IANS
Johannesburg, June 25 (IANS) At least 19 people were killed and more than 50 others injured Monday when a bus crashed from a bridge in South Africa, media reports said.The ... Read more...

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German students seek online nod to kill sheep


May 16th, 2012 - 8:18 pm ICT by IANS
Brussels, May 16 (IANS) Two arts students in Germany have triggered online outrage by seeking, in a poll, from people whether or not a sheep should be beheaded as ... Read more...

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DJ Fatboy Slim enthralls Gurgaon


May 6th, 2012 - 3:45 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, May 6 (IANS) British Disco Jockey (DJ) Norman Quentin Cook a.k.a. Fatboy Slim's maiden performance here Saturday night turned out to be a treat for lovers of electronic ... Read more...

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Angst plus stress equals more suicides at Metro stations


March 13th, 2012 - 5:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 13 (IANS) Three suicides in just two months. In a city where stress runs high, Delhi Metro tracks seem to have become the lodestone for those looking ... Read more...

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Lamborghini crash: Injured cyclist paralysed (Second Lead)


February 20th, 2012 - 10:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 20 (IANS) A 45-year-old cyclist who was injured in the Lamborghini car crash in south Delhi early Sunday may be paralysed for life, doctors said Monday even ... Read more...

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Lamborghini crash: Injured man could be paralysed for life (Lead)


February 20th, 2012 - 4:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 20 (IANS) The 45-year-old cyclist who was injured in the Lamborghini car crash in south Delhi early Sunday may be paralysed for life, doctors said Monday.AIIMS apex ... Read more...

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Cyclist injured in Delhi car crash stable


February 20th, 2012 - 2:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 20 (IANS) The condition of the 45-year-old cyclist who was injured in a car crash in south Delhi early Sunday is stable, police said Monday.The cyclist, Kishan, ... Read more...

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Sports car driver killed in crash (Second Lead)


February 19th, 2012 - 11:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 19 (IANS) A young realtor driving a Lamborghini was killed when his sports car hit a cyclist and crashed into a bus stop railing in south Delhi ... Read more...

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1 dead in sports car crash in Delhi (lead)


February 19th, 2012 - 8:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 19 (IANS) The driver of a speeding Lamborghini was killed when his sports car hit a cyclist and crashed into a bus stop railing in south Delhi ... Read more...

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1 dead, in sports car crash in Delhi


February 19th, 2012 - 5:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 19 (IANS) A man was killed when his Lamborghini sports car hit a bicycle and crashed into a bus stop railing in south Delhi early Sunday, police ... Read more...

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Boy falls to death from school building


January 25th, 2012 - 12:36 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 24 (IANS) A Class 10 student fell to his death from the second floor of his school building in east Delhi Tuesday, police said. Varun Jain, a ... Read more...

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11 drown in Meghalaya


December 22nd, 2011 - 3:40 pm ICT by IANS
Shillong, Dec 22 (IANS) Eleven coal miners were drowned and five others critically injured when a truck in which they were travelling fell into a river in Meghalaya, police said ... Read more...

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Three escape in Uttar Pradesh jail break


October 28th, 2011 - 11:45 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Oct 28 (IANS) Three undertrials Friday escaped from an Uttar Pradesh jail in Bhadohi district after scaling its wall, police said.Raju, Nanhe and Amawas fled from the district jail ... Read more...

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CBI probe demanded into engineering fresher’s death


September 12th, 2011 - 2:45 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Sep 12 (IANS) The father of Somya Singh, an engineering student who died last week after falling from the fourth floor of her hostel allegedly during ragging in ... Read more...

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Girl student dies; father alleges ragging


September 10th, 2011 - 2:09 am ICT by IANS
Jaipur, Sep 10 (IANS) The father of a student found dead at her engineering college hostel has filed a complaint of ragging against some seniors, police said Friday."The girl, Somya ... Read more...

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Fan falls from the stairwell of Rangers Park


August 29th, 2011 - 6:45 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Arlington, Aug 29 (THAINDIAN NEWS) There was another fall at the Rangers Ballpark in Arlington on Friday night when an unidentified man fell 21 feet. The man was making his exit from ... Read more...

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Drunk pilot falls off building, dies


June 26th, 2011 - 10:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 26 (IANS) In a freak accident, a 25-year-old pilot who was drinking and partying with his friends died after falling off the fifth floor of an apartment ... Read more...

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Man electrocuted in Delhi


May 22nd, 2011 - 10:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 22 (IANS) A 30-year-old man was electrocuted in his rented home in south Delhi Sunday morning, police said."Surendra Mahto, a resident of Vijay Enclave of Dabri area ... Read more...

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Tantrum throwing Ponting could spend more time exploring post career options


March 18th, 2011 - 2:51 pm ICT by ANI
Bangalore, Mar. 18 (ANI): Having blown his fuse twice during the current World Cup, Australian cricket captain Ricky Ponting could soon be spending more time with his family, which is to have ... Read more...

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Injured Kubica’s already eyeing F1 return


February 10th, 2011 - 3:24 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 10(ANI): Lotus Renault Formula One driver Robert Kubica, who was seriously injured in a high-speed rally crash on Sunday, has told his team that he is ready to 'fight' to ... Read more...

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Renault F1 team name three drivers to replace injured Kubica


February 9th, 2011 - 3:08 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 9(ANI): The Renault Formula One team has named three drivers who are under consideration to replace injured Robert Kubica for the upcoming season.Kubica was at the wheel of a Skoda ... Read more...

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Injured Kubica’s F1 future to be decided by doctors in six days


February 8th, 2011 - 12:58 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 8(ANI): Doctors treating Lotus Renault Formula One driver Robert Kubica, who was seriously injured in a high-speed rally crash on Sunday, have said that it would take at least six ... Read more...

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Argentinean Woman Miraculously Survives A Fall Of 23 Stories But Is Severely Injured


January 25th, 2011 - 8:52 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
January 25, 2011 (Pen Men at Work): As per the BBC, a 30-year-old Argentinean woman has endured a ‘23 story fall’ from a luxury hotel located in the Argentinean capital, Buenos Aires. ... Read more...

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13 killed in Uttar Pradesh bus accident (Lead)


January 15th, 2011 - 2:50 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Jan 15 (IANS) At least 13 people were killed and over 20 others were injured when the bus they were travelling in spun out of control and fell into a ... Read more...

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Rumer Willis models for Badgley Mischka ad campaign


January 13th, 2011 - 8:35 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Jan 13 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Rumer Willis has modeled for the brand Badgley Mischka.The 22-year-old is the eldest daughter of Bruce Willis and Demi Moore. Stars like Carrie Underwood, Eva Longoria ... Read more...

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Car driver killed after collision with truck


December 26th, 2010 - 11:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 26 (IANS) A sports utility vehicle's driver was killed when it collided with a speeding truck in dense fog in central Delhi early Sunday, police said."The truck rammed into ... Read more...

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13 injured as bus falls off Delhi-Noida expressway (Second Lead)


December 24th, 2010 - 12:45 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 23 (IANS) A speeding chartered bus carrying office-goers home spun out of control and fell off the Delhi-Noida-Delhi (DND) expressway Thursday evening, injuring 13 passengers, police said.According to police, ... Read more...

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13 injured as bus falls off Delhi-Noida expressway (Lead)


December 23rd, 2010 - 11:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 23 (IANS) Thirteen people travelling in a bus were injured when the vehicle fell off the Delhi-Noida-Delhi (DND) expressway Thursday evening, police said.According to police, the accident took place ... Read more...

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Passenger hurt as coach hits airport parking bay pillar


November 17th, 2010 - 6:46 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 17 (IANS) An Air India passenger was injured when the coach ferrying people hit a pillar while it was approaching the parking bay at the Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport here ... Read more...

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