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Curiosity wiggles wheels ahead of first drive on Mars


August 22nd, 2012 - 1:13 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Aug 22 (IANS) Curiosity rover has wiggled its four corner wheels to prepare for its first drive on Mars, NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) in Pasadena, California announced. ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Chandhok eighth fastest in World Endurance qualifier


May 5th, 2012 - 5:15 pm ICT by IANS
Spa-Francorchamps (Belgium), May 5 (IANS) India's Karun Chandhok, driving for JRM Racing, set the eighth-fastest time in the qualifier for round two of the FIA World Endurance Championship here Friday.Chandhok ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Thirteen die after bus overturns in eastern Zimbabwe


August 3rd, 2011 - 10:00 pm ICT by BNO News
HARARE (BNO NEWS) -- Thirteen people were killed on Tuesday morning when a commuter minibus overturned on a road in eastern Zimbabwe, local media reported on Wednesday.The accident happened on Tuesday morning ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Britons may soon fly cars!


July 19th, 2011 - 12:00 am ICT by IANS
London, July 18 (IANS) A flying car which usually finds its mention in children books or animated cartoon movies, may soon become a reality in Britain.Aviation experts are saying ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Delhi bound Rajdhani express derails in Bengal


June 16th, 2011 - 12:51 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 15 (IANS) A major train accident was averted Wednesday after the rear wheels of the engine of a New Delhi-bound Rajdhani Express went off the tracks near Burdwan ... Read more...

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A 23-passenger-Superbus that can travel at 155mph!


April 14th, 2011 - 5:17 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 14 (ANI): A design team from TU Delft University has unveiled a 15ft-long, six-wheeled Superbus.Aerodynamic and luxurious Superbus, which on the first glance looks like a cross between the Batmobile ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Fake pilot scam: Govt. directs DGCA to probe all pilot licenses


March 15th, 2011 - 9:23 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 15 (ANI): Expressing concern over instances of use of fake documents to get pilot's licences, Civil Aviation Minister Vayalar Ravi on Tuesday said an instruction has been issued to ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Conductor crushed to death under own bus


January 18th, 2011 - 11:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 18 (IANS) A 23-year-old bus conductor was Tuesday afternoon crushed to death under the wheels of his own Blueline bus in northwest Delhi's Peeragarhi area, police said.The victim has ... Read more...

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Driver Crashes His Car Twice After Being Pulled Over By Police


November 18th, 2010 - 8:43 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Laguna Beach, Nov 18, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Christian Aparicio, a Huntington beach man who was suspected of driving while he was intoxicated crashed his car not once but twice before being ... Read more...

Posted in Odd news |

Two-year-old crushed under school bus


September 25th, 2010 - 3:11 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Sep 25 (IANS) A two-year-old girl playing outside her house was crushed under a school bus here Saturday, police said. The girl was playing in front of her residence in Attapur neighbourhood ... Read more...

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Man mowed down by Blueline bus in Delhi


September 1st, 2010 - 2:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 1 (IANS) A 20-year-old, who was on his way to office, was Wednesday run over by the Blueline bus he was trying to board in north Delhi, police said. The ... Read more...

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VW recalls nearly 200,000 cars in Brazil


February 12th, 2010 - 12:23 pm ICT by IANS
Sao Paulo, Feb 12 (IANS/EFE) The Brazilian division of German auto giant Volkswagen issued a recall for 193,620 of its popular Gol and Voyage models due to problems with the rear wheels. The ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

‘Nanodragster’ to usher in cutting-edge molecular machines


January 7th, 2010 - 5:18 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 7 (IANS) A 'nanodragster,' designed by scientists, is likely to spur the development of futuristic molecular machines. The vehicle, 50,000 times thinner than human hair, resembles a hot-rod and can ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

‘Nanodragster’ speeds the course towards Next-Gen molecular machines


January 7th, 2010 - 2:17 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 7 (ANI): Texas scientists have created a "nanodragster" that could pave the way for development of a new generation of futuristic molecular machines.The vehicle - only 1/50,000th the width of ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Another low-floor bus catches fire


December 20th, 2009 - 11:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 20 (IANS) A low-floor Delhi Transport Corporation (DTC) bus running on compressed natural gas (CNG) caught fire in the capital, officials said Sunday. However, no one was injured in ... Read more...

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Canadian politician behind road-rage death banned from driving


September 5th, 2009 - 2:16 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, Sep 5 (IANS) A top Canadian politician, who was charged in the killing of a cyclist in road rage in the heart of Toronto, has been banned from driving and ordered ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Man crushed to death by Blueline bus


April 21st, 2009 - 9:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 21 (IANS) A 38-year-old man was crushed under the wheels of a private-run Blueline bus in the capital, police said Tuesday. Bahadur, known by his first name only, lost his ... Read more...

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British team all set to attempt new world steam-powered land speed record


April 13th, 2009 - 2:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 13 (ANI): The British Steam Car Challenge team is all set to attempt a new world steam-powered land speed record, following successful tests last week.According to a report in New ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Mitsubishi’’s groundbreaking electric car does 100 miles at 87mph with 0 emissions


December 28th, 2008 - 1:23 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 28 (ANI): The first proper-performance, four-seater electric car from Mitsubishi, a major car manufacturer, which is eco friendly and has zero tailpipe emissions, is all set to be launched ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Biofuel-powered SkyCar may take off from London in January


November 23rd, 2008 - 1:10 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, November 23 (ANI): British company Parajet is gearing up for the inaugural flight of SkyCar, a biofuel-powered land/air hybrid vehicle the firm says will deliver rally car performance on the ... Read more...

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Man crushed under wheels of Blueline bus


October 20th, 2008 - 8:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 20 (IANS) A 28-year-old man was crushed to death when he came under the wheels of a Blueline bus in Delhi Monday, the police said. Nadeem Khan came under ... Read more...

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Youth crushed to death by Blueline bus (Lead)


October 6th, 2008 - 7:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 6 (IANS) A 24-year-old man was killed here Monday when he fell off a moving Blueline bus and got crushed by its rear wheels, police said. Aslam, a resident ... Read more...

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Blueline bus runs over Class 10 student in Delhi


September 3rd, 2008 - 9:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 3 (IANS) A Class 10 student was run over Wednesday by a privately operated Blueline bus while boarding it in northeast Delhi. A mob then vandalised the bus and ... Read more...

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Petrol stations use tyre-spiking stinger to combat fuel theft


May 25th, 2008 - 12:07 pm ICT by admin
London, May 25 (ANI): Fed up petrol station owners in London have employed a new method to deal with drivers who flee after filling up their car tanks without paying - ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Blueline bus kills school student, year’s toll 23


April 28th, 2008 - 10:15 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, April 28 (IANS) A Class 12 student was crushed to death under the wheels of a Blueline bus in northeast Delhi Monday, a day after another privately operated bus mowed ... Read more...

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