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Lakhs converge on Puri for Rath Yatra


June 21st, 2012 - 12:18 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, June 21 (IANS) Lakhs of devotees thronged Odisha's temple town of Puri Thursday for the annual Rath Yatra (chariot festival) of Lord Jagannath, his brother Balabhadra and sister Subhadra, ... Read more...

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Security beefed up ahead of Puri chariot festival


June 20th, 2012 - 9:43 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, June 20 (IANS) Security has been beefed up in Odisha's Puri town ahead of the annual nine-day chariot festival of Lord Jagannath beginning Thursday, police said.Around 8,000 policemen have ... Read more...

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Car bomb injures former Colombian Interior Minister Londoño, kills 2


May 16th, 2012 - 8:46 pm ICT by BNO News
BOGOTA, COLOMBIA (BNO NEWS) -- A car bomb exploded near a vehicle carrying former Colombian Interior Minister Fernando Londoño in the country's capital on Tuesday, killing two people nearby and injuring the ... Read more...

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Woman who snatched baby from Chilean hospital nabbed


May 15th, 2012 - 11:48 am ICT by IANS
Santiago, May 15 (IANS/EFE) A 46-year-old woman who took a baby from the maternity ward at a Santiago hospital on Mother's Day was arrested Monday, Chilean authorities said.Lupe Carbonell, a ... Read more...

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Man robs shop holding a coffee cup


May 10th, 2012 - 6:44 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 10 (IANS) A masked man - dressed in a bandana and a hooded jacket - robbed a shop in Britain while holding a cup of black coffee in ... Read more...

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China sees threat from foreign surveillance products


March 28th, 2012 - 6:19 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, March 28 (IANS) Warning of a potential national threat posed by excessive reliance on foreign surveillance equipment, standards and software, officials in China want the country to reduce such ... Read more...

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Russian football clubs condemn banana throwing incident


March 22nd, 2012 - 9:58 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, March 22 (IANS) Two Russian football clubs issued a joint statement Thursday condemning an incident where a fan threw a banana at a player in Moscow."The common task of ... Read more...

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Two banks firebombed in Chile


February 28th, 2012 - 12:00 pm ICT by IANS
Santiago, Feb 28 (IANS/EFE) Two masked people set off fire bombs Monday at two bank branches in Santiago, causing damage but no injuries, Chilean police said.A Banco Santander office and ... Read more...

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New World Trade Center to get military technology


February 14th, 2012 - 12:07 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Feb 14 (IANS/EFE) Authorities are installing security measures based on military technology to protect the new World Trade Center from potential terrorist attacks, the New York Post said.The ... Read more...

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Tigers attack tourist bus in China


February 6th, 2012 - 8:52 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Feb 6 (IANS) A group of 27 visitors to a Chinese zoo had the shock of their life when their bus was attacked by enraged Bengal tigers. The trauma ... Read more...

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Dog survives after lead gets caught in lift


January 25th, 2012 - 9:12 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Chicago, Jan 25 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A dog survived a freak accident when the owner entered the elevator and accidentally left the dog outside while still holding the lead. The animal was trapped ... Read more...

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Politician slain in Guatemala


January 14th, 2012 - 11:12 am ICT by IANS
Guatemala City, Jan 14 (IANS/EFE) Congressman Oscar Valentin Leal and his brother were murdered here Friday on the eve of retired Gen. Otto Perez Molina's inauguration as Guatemala's president.The slain ... Read more...

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Team Anna gears up for Lokpal stir


December 25th, 2011 - 5:30 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 25 (IANS) Preparations are on in full swing to spruce up the MMRDA grounds here ahead of activist Anna Hazare's three-day fast beginning Tuesday for a strong ... Read more...

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26 bodies found inside three vehicles in Mexico


November 25th, 2011 - 12:00 pm ICT by IANS
Mexico City, Nov 25 (IANS/EFE) The bodies of 26 men were found inside two SUVs and an automobile abandoned on a busy avenue in Guadalajara, one of Mexico's largest cities, ... Read more...

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Lockerbie bomber found at mother’s house


August 29th, 2011 - 6:38 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 29 (IANS) The man who bombed a flight over Scotland's Lockerbie killing 270 people and was released from jail on compassionate grounds has been tracked down to his ... Read more...

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Sea of pilgrims at Puri for annual chariot festival


July 3rd, 2011 - 11:25 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, July 3 (IANS) Lakhs of devotees and tourists flocked to Orissa's Jagannath Temple in Puri as the annual Rath Yatra or chariot festival began Sunday. The ceremonial procession of the ... Read more...

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Art work worth $150 mn stolen from Beijing palace


May 11th, 2011 - 1:15 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, May 11 (IANS) A thief, believed to have hidden inside the heavily fortified Forbidden City palace in Beijing, reportedly took off with art work worth over one billion yuan ... Read more...

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Michael Buble’s home robbed during his wedding


April 5th, 2011 - 8:01 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, April 5 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Michael Buble and new wife Luisana were given a rude wedding present when robbers broke into their home during their wedding ceremony. The couple recently got ... Read more...

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Lost videotapes could clear MJ’s doc


April 3rd, 2011 - 2:08 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 3 (ANI): Dr Conrad Murray's lawyers have claimed that video footage, which could clear Michael Jackson's doctor of killing him, has either vanished or been erased.Murray's legal team last ... Read more...

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Sampras’ stolen trophies dropped off anonymously at hospital


March 22nd, 2011 - 12:12 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 22 (ANI): Tennis legend Pete Sampras is happy after his stolen trophies were dropped off anonymously at a hospital in Los AngelesThe retired star was devastated when thieves made off ... Read more...

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New social network allows drivers to call, email, text one another


March 16th, 2011 - 3:11 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 16 (ANI): A new social networking site has come up that allows drivers on the road to connect with each other via e-mails, text and voice messages, by using their ... Read more...

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Britain has one CCTV for every 32 people, reveals study


March 4th, 2011 - 6:30 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 4 (ANI): A study has revealed that Britain has one CCTV camera for every 32 citizens, and the revelation that 1.85 million cameras are watching their every move has come ... Read more...

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Murder-accused American ends hunger strike over “substandard food” in Pak jail:Sources


February 24th, 2011 - 11:50 am ICT by ANI
Lahore, Feb 24(ANI): Double-murder accused US official Raymond Davis, who had gone on a hunger strike in a Lahore prison to protest against "substandard food" being given to him and to press ... Read more...

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Raymond Davis on hunger strike over ’substandard food’ in Pak prison


February 23rd, 2011 - 1:38 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Feb 23(ANI): Raymond Davis, who is facing double murder charges in Pakistan, has gone on a hunger strike in a Lahore prison to protest against "substandard food" being given to him ... Read more...

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28 stolen art pieces worth $3.5 mn found in Spain


December 21st, 2010 - 11:26 am ICT by IANS
Madrid, Dec 21 (IANS/EFE) Twenty-eight art works, including a few by Pablo Picasso, which were stolen last month from near Madrid have been found, officials said. The art works are valued ... Read more...

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Mexican woman killed while seeking justice for slain daughter


December 18th, 2010 - 12:05 pm ICT by IANS
Ciudad Juarez (Mexico), Dec 18 (IANS/EFE) A Mexican woman who spent the last two years demanding justice for her slain daughter was fatally shot while picketing in front of government offices in ... Read more...

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Sampras says majority of tennis gongs stolen from LA storage facility


December 8th, 2010 - 1:31 pm ICT by ANI
Los Angeles (US), Dec.8 (ANI): Tennis great Pete Sampras says most of the awards and trophies he won during his illustrious career have been stolen out of public storage facility in West ... Read more...

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Extortionists torch school in Mexican border city


December 7th, 2010 - 12:42 pm ICT by IANS
Ciudad Juarez (Mexico), Dec 7 (IANS/EFE) Extortionists set fire to a school in the Mexican border city of Ciudad Juarez after the institute's owners reportedly refused to pay protection money, authorities said.The ... Read more...

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Truck carrying $6.5 mn in art works stolen in Spain


December 3rd, 2010 - 11:45 am ICT by IANS
Madrid, Dec 3 (IANS/EFE) A truck carrying art works valued at 5 million euros ($6.5 million) was stolen last weekend near the Spanish capital, authorities said Thursday.Security cameras at a warehouse in ... Read more...

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Dumb NY thief covers fingerprints but shows face to security cameras!


November 28th, 2010 - 3:19 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Nov 28 (ANI): A burglar in New York, who wore athletic socks to avoid leaving fingerprints, has been caught in security cameras that clearly show his face."He's not a mastermind," the ... Read more...

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Twilight bosses step up security to keep actors safe at Louisiana shoot


November 19th, 2010 - 6:33 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 19 (ANI): Twilight bosses have added more security to protect stars Robert Pattinson and Kristen Stewart from over-zealous fans at their shoot in Louisiana.The actors are currently working on the ... Read more...

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Vanity Plate On Getaway Car Helps Authorities To Nab Robbery Suspect


November 16th, 2010 - 8:43 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Manchester, Nov 16, (THAINDIAN NEWS) A woman hailing from Manchester in New Hampshire was taken into custody by the authorities in an armed robbery case after a witness jotted down ... Read more...

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New Zealand Taxi Federation calls for cameras after another attack on cabbie


October 24th, 2010 - 1:49 pm ICT by ANI
Hamilton, Oct 24(ANI): The New Zealand Taxi Federation (NZTF) has reiterated that security cameras must be made compulsory in their vehicles after yet another attack on a driver.According to Stuff.co.nz, a taxi ... Read more...

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‘Paranormal Activity 2′ Secrets Unearthed!


October 23rd, 2010 - 6:20 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Oct 23, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The sequel to last year's unexpected hit Paranormal Activity has managed to repeat the success of the first film and has also set new records. The ... Read more...

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Mumbai will have world’s largest diamond market


October 15th, 2010 - 6:45 pm ICT by ANI
By Sushil PareekhMumbai, Oct.15 (ANI): Diamond traders in Mumbai have geared up to have the world's largest diamond market.The Bharat Diamond Bourse (BDB) is spread over 20 acres, with eight towers of ... Read more...

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