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Project to shorten distance between Delhi, Ghaziabad approved


September 10th, 2012 - 8:38 pm ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad, Sep 10 (IANS) The Ghaziabad Development Authority (GDA), in its 130th board meeting Monday, approved an elevated road project to shorten the distance between Delhi and Ghaziabad, officials said.The ... Read more...

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Thief caught after jumping traffic signal in Delhi


May 28th, 2012 - 1:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 28 (IANS) It began as a routine prosecution for a traffic violation in the national capital Monday but ended up with the arrest of an auto ... Read more...

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‘Telecom towers kill 7mn birds in America every year’


April 29th, 2012 - 5:09 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 29 (IANS) Telecom towers are killing nearly seven million birds every year as they migrate from the US and Canada to Central and South America, says a new ... Read more...

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Four Delhi Police personnel injured in accident


April 8th, 2012 - 6:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 8 (IANS) Four Delhi Police personnel were injured after a speeding mini-truck hit the vehicle they were travelling in, police said Sunday.The incident took place at around ... Read more...

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Traffic cops in Lucknow take to ‘gandhigiri’


April 4th, 2012 - 2:30 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, April 4 (IANS) Don't be surprised if you see traffic policemen extending roses and eclairs to motorists jumping the red light or breaching other rules. The police have decided ... Read more...

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Driver rams bus into park to avoid collision


March 7th, 2012 - 1:02 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 6 (IANS) An alert Delhi Transport Corporation (DTC) bus driver Tuesday saved lives of several people by crashing his vehicle into a park wall to avoid a ... Read more...

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Didn’t suspect anybody was following: Israeli embassy car driver


February 15th, 2012 - 8:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 15 (IANS) The driver of the Israeli embassy car, that was gutted in a blast after an explosive device was attached to the vehicle, Wednesday said he ... Read more...

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CCTV footage from area near blast site being collected: Police


February 14th, 2012 - 11:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 14 (IANS) Delhi Police are collecting CCTV footage from a wide swathe of area near the blast site, including along the route from Khan Market - where ... Read more...

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Police hunting for biker in Israel embassy car blast case (Lead)


February 13th, 2012 - 11:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 13 (IANS) The Special Cell of Delhi Police will investigate the blast in an Israeli embassy car that left four people, including an Israeli woman, injured Monday, ... Read more...

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Kolkata Metro to get automatic signalling system


January 27th, 2012 - 6:05 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Jan 27 (IANS) Railway Minister Dinesh Trivedi Friday announced that the Kolkata Metro and the suburban system will get new automatic signalling systems and all the old trains of ... Read more...

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When Omar had to wait out a traffic jam


January 20th, 2012 - 5:10 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Jan 20 (IANS) The Chief Minister of Jammu and Kashmir was in for a lot of traffic hurdles Friday morning as he waited for a flight to Srinagar from ... Read more...

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Low traffic fines no longer a deterrent: Delhi Police


January 3rd, 2012 - 6:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 3 (IANS) Delhi Police officials Tuesday called for an increase in fines levied for traffic violations, pointing out that low fines were no longer a deterrent."The ... Read more...

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Woman jailed for killing man while chasing boyfriend


December 10th, 2011 - 1:08 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 10 (IANS) A British schoolteacher has been sentenced to two years in prison for running down a pedestrian while chasing her cheating boyfriend through a red light.Claire Johnson, ... Read more...

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Tempo crushes former Delhi varsity employee


October 19th, 2011 - 11:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 19 (IANS) A retired Delhi University clerk was on his daily visit to a temple when he was killed by a tempo while crossing the road, police ... Read more...

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Minor speeding on scooter injures cop


October 18th, 2011 - 12:26 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 17 (IANS) A head constable's leg was fractured when a minor boy on a scooter hit him in south Delhi, police said Monday.The boy, a Class 10 ... Read more...

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Blast, beefed up security cause traffic snarls


September 8th, 2011 - 12:50 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 7 (IANS) The rescue operations and beefed up security after the explosion at Delhi High Court caused traffic snarls across the city Wednesday.Public transport commuters and motorists ... Read more...

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Delhi drive: 543 commercial vehicles prosecuted


July 13th, 2011 - 2:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 13 (IANS) In just two hours, 543 commercial vehicles, mostly trucks, were found flouting traffic rules in the Indian capital and made to cough up a ... Read more...

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Suzanne Stokes busted for meth possession


June 9th, 2011 - 7:33 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, June 9 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Celebrity website TMZ has reported that Playboy Playmate Suzanne Stokes has been arrested for possessing methamphetamines. The drug was found in the car of Suzanne when ... Read more...

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Red light of 34 years turns green in Bengal, tweets Tharoor


May 13th, 2011 - 3:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 13 (IANS) Congress MP and former minster Shashi Tharoor Friday described the end of the Left Front rule in West Bengal as a traffic light that ... Read more...

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Online buzz over heart-shaped traffic light


May 10th, 2011 - 2:49 pm ICT by IANS
Shanghai, May 10 (IANS) A heart-shaped cutout over a traffic light here` created quite a flutter with many citizens going online to describe it as pretty, creative or interesting. However, ... Read more...

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8,000 fined for Holi traffic violations


March 21st, 2011 - 8:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 21 (IANS) Delhi Police said Monday that it fined nearly 8,000 people for breaking traffic rules and collected Rs.7.88 lakh in fine during Holi that claimed five ... Read more...

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Colored light sources paving way for new office, home-based skin devices


March 16th, 2011 - 6:18 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 16 (ANI): Scientists have suggested that just like lasers, even non-laser lights could be useful in treating common skin conditions such as acne, rosacea and aging skin.In fact, lights of ... Read more...

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Proclaimed offender, aide held


February 12th, 2011 - 10:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 12 (IANS) Two people, including a man declared a proclaimed offender by courts in five cases including attempt to murder and rioting, were arrested in south Delhi, police said ... Read more...

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Ashwin Sundar takes top spot in MRF F1600 race


February 5th, 2011 - 8:23 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Feb 5 (IANS) Ashwin Sundar of Gulf Oil Racing team took the honours by default after finishing second behind Jordan King (Team Sidvin) who was docked 20 seconds penalty for a ... Read more...

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Alert cops foil car snatching bid


January 24th, 2011 - 7:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 24 (IANS) An attempted car-snatching by three youths in west Delhi was foiled by alert beat constables who rushed to the spot and overpowered the criminals, police said Monday. ... Read more...

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Discovering the secrets of Orion nebula


January 20th, 2011 - 3:34 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 20 (ANI): Images seen through the Wide Field Imager on the MPG/ESO 2.2-metre telescope at ESO's La Silla Observatory in Chile have revealed the stars within Messier 42, commonly known ... Read more...

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Light therapy could help treat depressed elderly


January 5th, 2011 - 2:55 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Jan 5 (ANI): Scientists have discovered that exposure to bright light could be just as effective for depressed elderly people as taking antidepressant medication.In the Dutch study, 89 people aged 60 ... Read more...

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Ex England Player Michael Ricketts Charged in Woman’s Assault


December 7th, 2010 - 1:20 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Dec 6 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Michael Ricketts, former forward for England and Bolton has been charged with the assault of a woman after losing his temper with her at a celebration of his ... Read more...

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An average Briton doesn’t get the hang of driving till 59!


December 6th, 2010 - 3:25 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 6 (ANI): The average Briton is unable to get the hang of driving till they turn 59, a study found.A survey of 4,000 motorists found that those aged 59 are ... Read more...

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School students spread AIDS awareness in Rajkot


November 30th, 2010 - 10:52 pm ICT by ANI
Normal 0 Rajkot, Nov.30 (ANI): Students participated in a campaign on the eve of 'World AIDS Day' to spread awareness about the deadly disease here today.Students also choreographed ... Read more...

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Glowing bio-LED trees could replace street lamps


November 25th, 2010 - 4:21 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 25 (ANI): Trees with naturally glowing leaves could one day offer an eco-friendly alternative to street lamps.Researchers from the Academia Sinica and the National Cheng Kung University in Taipei and ... Read more...

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Actress Cathy Moriarty Charged With Hit-and-Run


November 7th, 2010 - 8:43 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
November 7, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Academy Award nominated actress Cathy Moriarty, who is most remembered for her performance in the movie ‘Raging Bull’, recently got embroiled in a ... Read more...

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Non-invasive method to heal damaged vision developed


October 13th, 2010 - 2:49 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Oct 13 (IANS) People whose vision is badly damaged by over-exposure to bright light may be able to get their sight restored. Australian researchers at the ARC Vision Centre are ... Read more...

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LiLo ‘hits baby stroller and nanny with her Maserati’


September 4th, 2010 - 1:19 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 04 (ANI): Lindsay Lohan could find herself in more legal trouble as she is alleged to have hit a baby stroller and nanny with her Maserati.Two eyewitnesses allege to ... Read more...

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Leaving the toilet seat up is men’s most annoying habit, say Brit ladies


August 23rd, 2010 - 2:37 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 23 (ANI): Finally it's official-men's most annoying habit is leaving the toilet seat up, revealed a recent survey of Brit women..More than half the women surveyed have revealed that failure ... Read more...

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