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Snow hampers MiG-29 wreckage search


November 12th, 2011 - 4:45 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Nov 12 (IANS) Snowfall in the Himalayan peaks once again hampered the search for the remaining wreckage of an Indian Air Force (IAF) MiG-29 combat jet that crashed over ... Read more...

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MiG wreckage still stuck in Himachal glacier


October 30th, 2011 - 8:20 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Oct 30 (IANS) Rescuers have still not been able to retrieve the main wreckage of an Indian Air Force (IAF) MiG-29 combat jet stuck in a glacier in the ... Read more...

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Massive search for MiG-29 wreckage on


October 26th, 2011 - 4:25 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Oct 26 (IANS) Massive combing operations continued Wednesday, with trekkers managing to climb snow-bound peaks in Himachal Pradesh?s Lahaul Valley to locate a missing IAF MiG-29 combat jet and ... Read more...

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Search for MiG-29 wreckage continues


October 25th, 2011 - 9:09 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Oct 25 (IANS) Intensive combing operations continued Tuesday in Himachal Pradesh's Lahaul Valley to locate the wreckage of an Indian Air Force (IAF) MiG-29 combat jet that crashed a ... Read more...

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Snow freezes hopes of search for crashed MiG-29


October 24th, 2011 - 4:38 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Oct 24 (IANS) The search resumed Monday for the wreckage of a MiG-29 combat jet that crashed in Himachal Pradesh but officials say it is a touch-and-go affair with ... Read more...

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Snowfall hampers search for MiG


October 23rd, 2011 - 2:17 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Oct 23 (IANS) Snowfall in Himachal Pradesh's Lahaul Valley Sunday again hampered the search for an Indian Air Force (IAF) MiG-29 jet that crashed five days ago. The pilot's ... Read more...

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MiG crash spot identified, snowfall hampers search


October 22nd, 2011 - 8:29 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Oct 22 (IANS) The Indian Air Force (IAF) Saturday said it has identified the spot in the rocky mountains of Lahaul Valley in Himachal Pradesh where a MiG-29 jet ... Read more...

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Kashmir: Three policemen, three militants killed


September 27th, 2011 - 3:05 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Sep 27 (IANS) With another police officer killed, the toll in the ongoing fierce gunfight in Jammu and Kashmir Tuesday rose to six -- three police personnel and three ... Read more...

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Woman dies in Kashmir crossfire


August 22nd, 2011 - 12:20 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Aug 22 (IANS) One woman was killed and her husband wounded in the crossfire between soldiers and guerrillas in a forest area Kupwara district of Jammu and Kashmir, a ... Read more...

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Search still on for hikers who went missing in Vernal Falls


July 20th, 2011 - 11:50 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Yosemite, July 20 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Rangers are still searching for the three unfortunate hikers who went missing in the Vernal Falls. Numerous search parties are combing the area for clues and they ... Read more...

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Chopper with Arunachal chief minister missing (Lead)


April 30th, 2011 - 3:29 pm ICT by IANS
Itanagar, April 30 (IANS) A Pawan Hans chopper with Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Dorjee Khandu went missing Saturday after taking off from Tawang, triggering a massive search, Arunachal MP Takam ... Read more...

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Abducted cops’ families appeal for freedom, Maoists mum (Lead)


January 29th, 2011 - 12:08 am ICT by IANS
Raipur, Jan 28 (IANS) The families of the five policemen abducted by Maoists three days ago in Chhattisgarh's Narayanpur district rushed to restive Bastar region Friday and appealed to the Maoists ... Read more...

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Abducted Chhattisgarh cops untraceable, Maoists mum


January 28th, 2011 - 2:19 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, Jan 28 (IANS) Five policemen and a civilian abducted by Maoists three days ago in Chhattisgarh's Narayanpur district remained untraceable Friday despite extensive search operations while the guerrillas maintained silence, ... Read more...

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Paramilitary personnel bust a Maoist camp in Chhattisgarh


January 9th, 2011 - 7:23 pm ICT by ANI
Rajnandgaon, Jan 9 (ANI): Chhattisgarh Police and the Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) personnel bust a Maoist camp during a joint operation in Rajnandgaon District.The security forces seized arms, ammunitions and essential items ... Read more...

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New York Police Still Searching For Missing Jenni-Lyn Watson


November 24th, 2010 - 6:56 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Nov 24, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The law enforcement officials are searching frantically for a New York girl Jenni-Lyn Watson who disappeared last Friday after returning home for Thanksgiving break from Pennsylvania. ... Read more...

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Plane carrying 9 mining executives goes missing in Africa


June 21st, 2010 - 2:37 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Cameroon, Jun 20 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A plane that had onboard mining executives has gone missing. The plane had taken off from Cameroon to the Republic of the Congo. Aboard the plane was ... Read more...

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Chhattisgarh shuts down to protest Maoist massacre (Second Lead)


April 8th, 2010 - 9:58 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, April 8 (IANS) Life came to a virtual standstill across Chhattisgarh Thursday as the opposition Congress enforced a daylong shutdown to protest the massacre of 76 troopers by Maoist guerrillas. People ... Read more...

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30 kg of improvised explosives recovered in Chhattisgarh


November 16th, 2009 - 10:10 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, Nov 16 (IANS) At least 30 kg of improvised explosive devices (IED) buried by suspected Maoist rebels were recovered in a forested stretch in Chhattisgarh, police said. The explosives were buried in ... Read more...

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Chopper crash kills Andhra Chief Minister YSR, four others (Afternoon Lead)


September 3rd, 2009 - 4:23 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad/New Delhi, Sep 3 (IANS) More than 24 hours after his helicopter exploded in the dark rain clouds over a dense forest, Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Y.S. Rajasekhara Reddy and four ... Read more...

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Missing Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister’s Helicopter Located


September 3rd, 2009 - 2:00 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez The high end drama over the Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister going missing since yesterday, is still very ripe and speculative. In a news update, it has been reported by ... Read more...

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Bodies of YSR, four others recovered (Second Lead)


September 3rd, 2009 - 1:29 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Sep 3 (IANS) Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Y.S. Rajasekhara Reddy and four others have been killed, officials in the Prime Minister's Office (PMO) confirmed Thursday, more than 24 hours after ... Read more...

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Andhra chief minister YSR killed in crash, bodies recovered (Lead)


September 3rd, 2009 - 12:56 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Sep 3 (IANS) Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Y.S. Rajasekhara Reddy has been killed, officials in the Prime Minister's Office (PMO) confirmed Thursday, more than 24 hours after his helicopter went missing ... Read more...

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PM calls emergency meeting after YSR’s chopper is traced


September 3rd, 2009 - 12:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 3 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Thursday convened an emergency meeting with Home Minister P. Chidambaram and Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee after the helicopter carrying Andhra Pradesh Chief ... Read more...

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Four militants killed in J&K


August 2nd, 2009 - 4:54 pm ICT by ANI
Kupwara, Aug 2 (ANI): At least four militants were killed in an encounter with security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Kupwara district on Sunday.According to a defence spokesman, acting on a ... Read more...

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Luke Dillier Return: Lost And (Now) Found


July 28th, 2009 - 6:07 pm ICT by GD
Here's one potentially tragic story that had a pleasantly happy ending. Luke Dillier, the Dallas teen who had mysteriously disappeared a couple of days back, has returned to his family apparently unharmed. ... Read more...

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Pakistani drug peddler shot dead near Punjab border (Lead)


March 4th, 2009 - 10:10 pm ICT by IANS
Amritsar, March 4 (IANS) The Border Security Force (BSF) early Wednesday foiled an attempt by Pakistani intruders to smuggle heroin into India, killing one of them in a gunbattle and arresting another ... Read more...

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BSF foils heroin smuggling bid, one killed in Punjab


March 4th, 2009 - 3:48 pm ICT by IANS
Amritsar, March 4 (IANS) The Border Security Force (BSF) early Wednesday foiled an attempt by Pakistani intruders to smuggle heroin into India, killing one of them in a gunbattle in the Amritsar ... Read more...

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Eight Chhattisgarh cops still missing day after Maoist attack


June 19th, 2008 - 2:58 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, June 19 (IANS) Eight special police officers (SPOs), who went missing after an attack by Maoist guerrillas, are yet to be traced despite a continuing search by the police Thursday in ... Read more...

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Indian kidnapped in Afghanistan, search on (Second Lead)


April 22nd, 2008 - 7:10 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi/Kabul, April 22 (IANS) An Indian was kidnapped from the Afghanistan province of Herat and the Afghan government assured India Tuesday that it will do everything possible to trace the missing ... Read more...

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Maoists loot 1.75 tonnes of explosives from Chhattisgarh mine


March 28th, 2008 - 2:57 pm ICT by admin
(Lead)Raipur, March 28 (IANS) Scores of heavily armed Maoist guerrillas in Chhattisgarh raided an iron ore mine of the public sector Steel Authority of India Ltd (SAIL) and looted 1.75 tonnes of ... Read more...

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Chhattisgarh Maoists loot explosives from SAIL mine


March 28th, 2008 - 12:38 pm ICT by admin
Raipur, March 28 (IANS) About 100 armed Maoist guerrillas in Chhattisgarh raided an iron ore mine of the public sector Steel Authority of India Ltd (SAIL) and walked away with 1.75 tonnes ... Read more...

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Central forces join hunt for Maoists in Orissa


February 20th, 2008 - 9:16 pm ICT by admin
(Lead)Bhubaneswar, Feb 20 (IANS) At least four companies of the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF), comprising about 400 personnel, Wednesday joined security forces in Orissa to nab Maoists who raided several police ... Read more...

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