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Boy stuck in gutter for 24 hours

July 20th, 2012 - 6:26 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 20 (IANS) A three-year-old boy in Colombia managed to survive despite remaining stuck in a sewer for 24 hours by holding on to a pipe, a media report ... Read more...

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Russian cop couple drown in sewer

June 14th, 2012 - 7:26 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, June 14 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Two married police officers met an unlikely demise in Russia after falling into a sewer and suffocating from its fumes.The incident took place in Tarkhany ... Read more...

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Court tells DDA to allot house plots in Rohini

March 14th, 2012 - 8:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 14 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Wednesday directed the Delhi Development Authority (DDA) to start allotting residential plots in north Delhi's Rohini area from March 19 to ... Read more...

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2,000-year-old poo reveals Romans’ rich diet

June 15th, 2011 - 9:30 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 15 (IANS) A British team has unearthed tonnes of 2,000-year-old ancient Roman poo from a sewer, throwing light on Romans' rich diet of urchins, dormice and figs, a ... Read more...

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‘Sulabh toilets can help reduce global warming’

May 27th, 2010 - 3:06 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, May 27 (IANS) An Indian innovator who plans to promote cheap toilet technology in 50 developing countries in Africa, Asia, Latin America and the Middle East region says his ... Read more...

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Leftover Christmas turkey fat may block sewers, fears Gloucestershire County Council

December 23rd, 2008 - 5:48 pm ICT by ANI
London, December 23 (ANI): Gloucestershire County Council is worried that people may block sewers by pouring leftover turkey fat, cooking oil, and grease down the drain after roasting the Christmas dinner. ... Read more...

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