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Brazilian gymnast killed in car accident


September 18th, 2012 - 11:51 am ICT by IANS
Brasilia, Sep 18 (IANS/EFE) A 17-year-old star rhythmic gymnast died in a car accident over the weekend in Viana, a city in Brazil's Espiritu Santo state, police said.Eduarda Mello de ... Read more...

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15 die in Peru bus accident


September 14th, 2012 - 12:05 pm ICT by IANS
Lima, Sep 14 (IANS/EFE) At least 15 people were killed and seven injured when a bus plunged into a 100-meter ravine in the southern Peruvian region of Cuzco, media reports ... Read more...

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Four Polish hikers killed by lightning


July 29th, 2012 - 10:03 am ICT by IANS
London, July 29 (IANS) Four people hiking in mountains in southern Poland were killed by lightning, BBC reported.The four -- a couple in their 50s, their daughter and her boyfriend ... Read more...

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Two women killed, many injured in firing in Bharatpur


July 1st, 2012 - 11:27 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, July 1 (IANS) Two women were shot dead, while at least a dozen other people were seriously wounded in a violent clash in Rajasthan's Bharatpur district Sunday, police said.The ... Read more...

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17 killed in China bus accident


June 20th, 2012 - 7:51 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, June 20 (IANS) At least 17 people died in China early Wednesday when the bus in which they were travelling plunged into a ravine.The accident took place around 2 ... Read more...

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16 teens die in Bolivia bus accident


June 8th, 2012 - 1:05 pm ICT by IANS
Mexico, June 8 (IANS/RIA Novosti) At least 16 teenagers were killed and 32 injured after their bus plunged 120 meters into a ravine in the northwest of Bolivia, Nuevo Herald ... Read more...

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Two Myanmarese killed in Malaysia bus accident


May 26th, 2012 - 3:17 am ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, May 26 (IANS) At least two people were killed and 44 others injured after their bus plunged into a ravine in Malaysia's Penang state Friday. All passengers ... Read more...

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Death toll in Philippine jeepney accident reaches 11


May 15th, 2012 - 7:51 pm ICT by BNO News
MANILA, PHILIPPINES (BNO NEWS) -- The death toll after an overloaded jeepney plunged into a ravine in the northern Philippines on Sunday afternoon has risen to eleven, emergency officials said on Monday. ... Read more...

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Bosnian school bus plunges down ravine


April 17th, 2012 - 4:59 am ICT by IANS
Sarajevo (Bosnia), April 17 (IANS) A total of 10 people were hospitalised Monday after a bus carrying students slid off a road and plunged into a ravine near a Bosnian ... Read more...

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Six dead, 30 hurt in Pakistan accident


April 13th, 2012 - 11:38 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, April 13 (IANS) At least six people were killed and 30 injured Friday when a bus they were travelling in fell into a ravine in Pakistan, a media report ... Read more...

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Police chase in Brazil ends with six suspects dead


March 27th, 2012 - 12:14 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, March 27 (IANS/EFE) At least six people died Monday in a running gunfight between police and suspected armed robbers in the eastern Brazilian city of Salvador, authorities ... Read more...

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Labradoodle dog saves owner after ravine fall


January 26th, 2012 - 9:25 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Jan 26 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A Labradoodle dog named Monty became the hero when it saved the owner who had fell down a ravine. 73-year-old Maurice Holder suffered unconsciousness following the fall.... Read more...

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22 killed in road accident in southern Pakistan


November 13th, 2011 - 11:10 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Nov 13 (IANS) At least 22 people were killed and over 35 injured when a passenger van collided with a bus Sunday night in Pakistan's southern Sindh province, ... Read more...

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16 killed in China bus accident


October 2nd, 2011 - 4:13 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, Oct 2 (IANS) At least 16 people were killed and 17 injured in central China after a bus with 34 passengers on board crashed into a ravine in a ... Read more...

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On Pakistan Independence Day, blasts, accidents kill 39 (Lead)


August 14th, 2011 - 7:14 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 14 (IANS) At least 39 people died in tragic incidents, including bombings and bus accidents, across Pakistan Sunday, the country's 65th independence day.Eleven people were killed and 21 ... Read more...

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Eight die in Brazil plane crash


August 3rd, 2011 - 4:00 pm ICT by IANS
Rio De Janeiro, Aug 3 (IANS) A Brazilian Air Force plane crashed in the country's southern state Santa Catarina, killing all eight passengers aboard, the Brazilian military said.The plane took ... Read more...

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Five dead in Brazil air force plane crash


August 3rd, 2011 - 8:19 am ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, Aug 3 (IANS) A Brazilian Air Force plane crashed in the country's southern region, killing at least five people on board, Xinhua reported.The plane - a C-98A ... Read more...

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`Pakistani journalist’s killers wanted to set an example’


June 4th, 2011 - 1:09 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 4 (IANS) The killers of Pakistani journalist Syed Saleem Shahzad made no attempt to hide his body as they wanted to make his death "an example for other ... Read more...

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Coyote delays jets at Atlanta airport


March 24th, 2011 - 12:15 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Atlanta, Mar 23 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A coyote wandered onto the runway of Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport on Tuesday afternoon forcing several flights to be delayed. The ground crews had to chase the animal ... Read more...

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16 killed, 21 injured in road accident in Tibet


March 15th, 2011 - 3:36 am ICT by BNO News
LHASA, TIBET (BNO NEWS) -- A road accident on Monday left at least 16 people dead and 21 others injured in southwest China's Tibet autonomous region, the state-run Xinhua news agency reported.The ... Read more...

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For your reading pleasure, business, photography and history (IANS Books This Week)


March 10th, 2011 - 4:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 10 (IANS) Tease your brains with a serious book cart this week:1. "From the Brink of Bankruptcy: The DCM Story"; Written by Vinay Bharat-Ram; Published by ... Read more...

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19 dead in Peru bus accident


February 26th, 2011 - 10:10 am ICT by IANS
Lima, Feb 26 (IANS/EFE) At least 19 people were killed and 37 injured when a bus plunged into a ravine in central Peru, police said.The bus was approaching the capital city of ... Read more...

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17 killed in Indonesia bus accident


February 8th, 2011 - 2:22 am ICT by IANS
Jakarta, Feb 8 (IANS) Seventeen people were killed and 40 others were injured Monday in a bus accident in the Central Java province of Indonesia, Xinhua reported. The bus plunged into a ... Read more...

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14 dead in Guatemala accident


January 9th, 2011 - 2:30 pm ICT by IANS
Guatemala City, Jan 9 (IANS/EFE) At least 14 people were killed and over 25 seriously injured when the bus they were travelling in plunged into a ravine in western Guatemala, officials said.The ... Read more...

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Seven killed in Colombia accident


January 8th, 2011 - 10:21 am ICT by IANS
Bogota, Jan 8 (IANS/EFE) Seven people were killed and as many injured when a bus carrying miners plunged into a ravine in northeastern Colombia, police said.The accident occurred Friday on the road ... Read more...

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30 die in Ecuador bus accident


December 25th, 2010 - 2:55 am ICT by IANS
Quito, Dec 25 (IANS/EFE) At least 30 people were killed and 25 others were injured when the bus in which they were travelling veered off the road and plunged into a ravine ... Read more...

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24 killed in Morocco bus accident


December 1st, 2010 - 12:54 am ICT by IANS
Rabat, Nov 30 (IANS) At least 24 people were killed in Morocco Tuesday when the bus in which they were travelling swerved off the road and plunged into a ravine amid heavy ... Read more...

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17 killed in Colombia bus accident


November 22nd, 2010 - 9:04 am ICT by IANS
Bogota, Nov 22 (IANS) At least 17 people were killed and 35 injured when a bus fell into a ravine in southern Colombia, authorities said.The accident occurred Saturday night in Cauca province, ... Read more...

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17 killed in Peru bus accident


November 19th, 2010 - 10:58 am ICT by IANS
Lima, Nov 19 (IANS/EFE) At least 17 people were killed and 15 injured when the bus in which they were travelling fell into a ravine in southern Peru, police said.The accident occurred ... Read more...

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Seven dead, 20 missing after landslide in central Mexico


September 21st, 2010 - 10:42 pm ICT by BNO News
MEXICO CITY (BNO NEWS) – Seven people died and at least 20 people are unaccounted for after a landslide swipe five cars away in central Mexico, local media reported on Tuesday.According to ... Read more...

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When gun shots scared Beckham, Ramsay


September 21st, 2010 - 3:19 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 21 (IANS) Gordon Ramsay and David Beckham, who had packed tents and headed out into the sticks near Los Angeles for a bit of bonding with their nippers, left ... Read more...

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David Beckham, Gordon Ramsay in campsite gun scare


September 21st, 2010 - 2:47 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 21 (ANI): Football ace David Beckham and TV chef Gordon Ramsay got so scared during their recent campaign trip that they left their tents and checked into a posh ... Read more...

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Arm-cutting scene in Danny Boyle’s new film makes viewers faint at screening


September 15th, 2010 - 5:00 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 15 (ANI): At least three viewers who went at the preview screening of Danny Boyle's new film fainted after watching the gruesome scenes in the movie about an adventurer ... Read more...

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Over 35 killed in Philippines accident


August 18th, 2010 - 12:00 pm ICT by IANS
Manila, Aug 18 (IANS) At least 35 people were killed when a bus carrying 47 passengers plunged into a ravine in northern Philippines Wednesday morning. All 35 bodies were retrieved. Six people were ... Read more...

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Experienced Climber Dies In Fall At Mount Rainier


July 29th, 2010 - 7:59 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
July 29, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Lee Taylor happens to be a spokesperson for the Mount Rainier National Park. She has sorrowfully mentioned that a 52-year-old climber named Lee Adams ... Read more...

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