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One dead, 34 wounded in Philippines blasts


September 2nd, 2012 - 4:31 pm ICT by IANS
Manila, Sep 2 (IANS) One person was killed and 34 were wounded in two grenade blasts in the Philippines, Xinhua reported Sunday.At least 32 people were injured when an unidentified ... Read more...

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Pakistani poet’s mausoleum blown up


May 10th, 2012 - 12:33 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, May 10 (IANS) The under-construction mausoleum of poet and politician Ajmal Khan Khattak in Pakistan's Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province was blown up and an hour later a second explosion wounded ... Read more...

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11 killed in Nigeria church blasts during Christmas prayers (Lead)


December 25th, 2011 - 8:24 pm ICT by IANS
Abuja/London, Dec 25 (IANS) At least 11 people were killed and many more injured after bomb blasts targetted Christmas Day church services in two Nigerian cities, BBC reported.Some 10 people ... Read more...

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34 killed, 80 hurt in Peshawar twin blasts (Second Lead)


June 12th, 2011 - 5:16 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 12 (IANS) At least 34 people, including a journalist, were killed and 80 others injured when two bombs were detonated near the offices of media organizations at ... Read more...

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Explosions strike 2 Mexico City banks


May 23rd, 2011 - 9:32 pm ICT by BNO News
MEXICO CITY (BNO NEWS) -- Two explosive devices were detonated in two banks early Monday morning in Mexico City, as local authorities found a third suspected device at another bank, officials said.The ... Read more...

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18 die in Pakistan blasts, Fazlur Rehman attacked after WikiLeaks expose (Evening Lead)


March 31st, 2011 - 9:44 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, March 31 (IANS) At least 12 people were killed in a bombing in northwest Pakistan that targetted Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam-Fazl chief Maulana Fazlur Rehman, while six people died Thursday ... Read more...

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Japanese PM criticises mishandling of n-plant crisis


March 15th, 2011 - 7:39 pm ICT by IANS
Tokyo, March 15 (IANS) Japanese Prime Minister Naoto Kan Tuesday slammed Tokyo Electric Power Co. (TEPCO) for its improper handling of the quake-stricken Fukushima No. 1 nuclear power plant at ... Read more...

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No possibility of Chernobyl-style accident at Fukushima nuclear plant: Experts


March 14th, 2011 - 5:38 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Mar 14 (ANI): Experts say there is no possibility of a Chernobyl-style accident at the Fukushima nuclear plant.Despite a second explosion at the site, Japanese authorities are playing down the danger ... Read more...

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Five blasts rock Pakistan (Second Lead)


January 29th, 2011 - 6:35 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Nov 29 (IANS) A suicide bomber blew up a truck packed with 500 kg of explosives inside a tunnel in Pakistan's northwestern region, killing eight people early Saturday, while more ... Read more...

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Eight die in suicide bombing in Pakistan tunnel (Lead)


January 29th, 2011 - 2:29 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Jan 29 (IANS) A suicide bomber blew up his truck packed with 500 kg explosives inside a tunnel in Pakistan's northwest, killing eight people early Saturday, officials said.The bombing took ... Read more...

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New Zealand’s Pike River miners died within minutes of first blast: Chief Coroner


January 27th, 2011 - 4:34 pm ICT by ANI
Greymouth (New Zealand), Jan 27(ANI): Chief Coroner Neil MacLean has closed the inquest into New Zealand's Pike River Coal mine deaths, saying that he believes the 29 miners died soon after the ... Read more...

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Relatives of miners furious over Kiwi govt. decision to seal Pike River mine


January 14th, 2011 - 4:48 pm ICT by ANI
Greymouth (New Zealand), Jan 14(ANI): Relatives of 29 miners killed in the Pike River mine in Greymouth, New Zealand, have described the government's decision to seal the mine as a "bloody ... Read more...

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Muslim artist’s ‘bombed bus with Qaeda angels’ painting outrages families of 7/7 victims


November 27th, 2010 - 5:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 27 (ANI): A Muslim artist has sparked outrage in the UK with his depiction of four angels flying above one of a bombed bus destroyed in the 7/7 terror attacks, ... Read more...

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Second blast rips through New Zealand mine; all 29 miners dead (Second Lead)


November 24th, 2010 - 6:07 pm ICT by IANS
Wellington, Nov 24 (IANS) In the worst mining disaster in New Zealand in nearly 100 years, all 29 miners trapped 120 metres underground died Wednesday when a second explosion tore through ... Read more...

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29 trapped Kiwi miners feared dead after second blast at mine


November 24th, 2010 - 1:19 pm ICT by ANI
Greymouth (New Zealand), Nov.24 (ANI): All 29 miners trapped in the Pike River Coal Mine are feared dead after a "horrific" second explosion this afternoon.Police Superintendent Gary Knowles told the miners' families ... Read more...

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Five killed in suicide terror attack in Russia


September 5th, 2010 - 11:21 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Sep 5 (IANS/RIA Novosti) At least five people were killed and 39 injured early Sunday in a suicide terror attack on a military unit in the southern Russian republic of Dagestan, ... Read more...

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50 killed in Iraq blasts (Second Lead)


August 25th, 2010 - 6:30 pm ICT by IANS
Baghdad, Aug 25 (DPA) Bomb blasts primarily targeting police stations in several Iraqi cities killed at least 50 people, including 20 policemen and two children, and injured dozens Wednesday. At least 20 policemen ... Read more...

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Iran accuses US, UK of backing Sunni group behind mosque attacks


July 17th, 2010 - 3:07 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 17 (ANI): Iran has accused the United States and Britain for supporting Jundullah, the Sunni separatist group, which behind the twin blasts that killed 28 and injured 167 people at ... Read more...

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Siberia mine blasts toll rises to 52


May 12th, 2010 - 12:03 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, May 11 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The toll in two blasts at a coalmine in West Siberia has risen to 52, an official said Tuesday. "A total of 52 bodies have been retrieved from ... Read more...

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At least 11 dead, 66 missing after explosions at Russia’s largest coal mine


May 9th, 2010 - 3:33 pm ICT by BNO News
KEMEROVO, RUSSIA (BNO NEWS) -- An explosion on late Saturday ripped through a coal mine in Kemerovo, Russia while more than 300 people were at work underground, killing at least 11 people ... Read more...

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Twin suicide bombings kill 38 in Moscow subway stations (Fifth lead)


March 29th, 2010 - 10:08 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, March 28 (DPA) Twin suicide bombings in Moscow's busy Metro subway during the morning rush hour killed 38 people Monday in the worst terrorist attack in the Russian capital in ... Read more...

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Moscow Metro blast toll rises to 41, authorities suspect human bomb involvement


March 29th, 2010 - 2:34 pm ICT by ANI
Moscow, Mar 29 (ANI): At least 41 people were reportedly killed in twin explosions on the Metro system in central Moscow on Monday morning.Following the incident, the Russian administration expressed suspicion ... Read more...

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Twin blasts in Moscow Metro kills 37


March 29th, 2010 - 1:06 pm ICT by ANI
Moscow, Mar 29 (ANI): At least 37 people were reportedly killed in twin explosions on the Metro system in central Moscow on Monday morning.The first blast took place at the Central ... Read more...

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Twin blasts rocks Assam, five killed, 50 injured (Second Lead)


November 22nd, 2009 - 2:03 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, Nov 22 (IANS) Two powerful explosions rocked Assam's Nalbari town Sunday, killing five people and wounding more than 50, police said. The explosions are seen as a retaliatory strike by the ... Read more...

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132 killed in deadly Baghdad bombings (Roundup)


October 25th, 2009 - 10:40 pm ICT by IANS
Baghdad, Oct 25 (IANS) At least 132 people were killed and over 500 others injured when two trucks packed with explosives detonated in quick succession in the heart of the Iraqi capital ... Read more...

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Three bomb blasts reported in Gaza


August 30th, 2009 - 7:08 am ICT by IANS
Gaza City, Aug 30 (DPA) Three successive bombs exploded at midnight just outside the ruling Islamic Hamas movement's security compounds in western Gaza City, witnesses said. Residents of the western part of the ... Read more...

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Eight killed in Iraq car bomb attacks


August 12th, 2009 - 4:21 am ICT by IANS
Baghdad, Aug 12 (Xinhua) At least eight people were killed and 30 others injured in two separate car bomb attacks in the Iraqi capital Tuesday night, the police said. The first explosion occurred ... Read more...

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Blasts in Spain as ETA claims recent attacks


August 10th, 2009 - 1:12 am ICT by IANS
Palma de Majorca (Spain), Aug 9 (DPA) Three bombs exploded on the Spanish holiday island of Majorca Sunday as the militant Basque separatist group ETA seemed to be stepping up its renewed ... Read more...

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12 killed in mine accident in Romania


November 16th, 2008 - 6:59 am ICT by IANS
Bucharest, Nov 16 (DPA) Two underground explosions ripped through a coal mine in Romania Saturday, killing 12 miners and injuring eight, a news agency reported.Eight miners at the Petrila anthracite mine died ... Read more...

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Blast mars Nepal’s biggest festival


October 6th, 2008 - 2:07 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Oct 6 (IANS) A bomb exploded in Nepal's turbulent southern plains Monday morning injuring three children and marring the celebration of the Himalayan republic's biggest festival Dashain, despite a truce called ... Read more...

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Type 1 diabetes may be the outcome of good genes behaving badly


September 20th, 2008 - 2:58 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 20 (ANI): Researchers from Stanford University have revealed that type 1 diabetes may not be due to bad genes but rather to good genes behaving badly.Previous studies in identical ... Read more...

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Two explosions in Assam, no casualties


August 16th, 2008 - 12:02 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, Aug 16 (IANS) Two landmines exploded in Assam Saturday but there were no casualties, said police officials who suspect the explosives were meant to be detonated on Independence Day. A police ... Read more...

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Two bus bombings kill 23, injured 80 in Sri Lanka(Roundup)


June 6th, 2008 - 9:59 pm ICT by IANS
By P. Karunakharan Colombo, June 6 (IANS) At least 23 people were killed and about 80 injured Friday as suspected Tamil Tigers bombed two passenger buses in strife-hit Sri Lanka, triggering a furious ... Read more...

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23 killed, 80 injured in Sri Lanka carnage(Roundup)


June 6th, 2008 - 9:23 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, June 6 (IANS) At least 23 people were killed and about 80 injured Friday as suspected Tamil Tigers bombed two buses in strife-torn Sri Lanka, triggering a furious response from President ... Read more...

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Evidence of explosive conversion of neutron star into quark star found


June 3rd, 2008 - 12:32 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 3 (ANI): Astronomers have claimed that they have found possible evidence of the explosive conversion of a neutron star into a quark star, dubbed as a Quark-Nova.The astronomers who ... Read more...

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