19 killed in Iran traffic accident

September 2nd, 2012 - 8:35 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Sep 2 (IANS) At least 19 people were killed and 25 injured in Iran Sunday when their bus hit a rock and turned turtle, RIA Novosti reported.The accident took ... Read more...

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Louvre Hotels to open 50 new hotels in India by 2015

March 6th, 2012 - 6:22 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, March 6 (IANS) France-based hospitality chain Louvre Hotels Tuesday said it would set up 50 hotels in India by the end of 2015."Right now we are operating nine hotels ... Read more...

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Cop killed in Kashmir gunfight

September 26th, 2011 - 11:43 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Sep 26 (IANS) A policemen was killed and another policeman and a soldier injured in a gunfight with separatist guerrillas in north Kashmir's Kupwara district Monday, police said. The ... Read more...

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Swig of spicy red Chile in Indian wine glass

September 21st, 2011 - 12:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 21 (IANS) The Latin American nation of Chile is keen to introduce its national brew, a spicy red wine, in the Indian market.The South American country is ... Read more...

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11 people hanged in Iran

May 27th, 2011 - 10:31 pm ICT by IANS
Tehran, May 27 (IANS/AKI) Eleven people convicted for various crimes were hanged in different Iranian cities on a single day, state media reported Friday.A man convicted for killing five women ... Read more...

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Iran witnesses new wave of protests: Reports

February 21st, 2011 - 1:39 am ICT by IANS
Tehran, Feb 21 (IANS) Iran witnessed a new wave of anti-government protests in different parts of the country Sunday as demonstrators took to streets in various cities, media reports said. There ... Read more...

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Murdered Brit-Pak woman forced by killers to beg for life from husband before being shot

October 13th, 2010 - 5:16 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 13 (ANI): A British-Pakistani woman was reportedly shot dead in an arranged marriage row, after being forced by a gang of up to eight men to beg for her life ... Read more...

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At least one dead after strong earthquake strikes southern Iran

September 28th, 2010 - 12:22 am ICT by BNO News
TEHRAN (BNO NEWS) -- A strong earthquake struck southern Iran on early Monday afternoon, seismologists said, killing at least one person and injuring several others.The 6.1-magnitude earthquake at 2.52 p.m. local time ... Read more...

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Strong 6.1-magnitude earthquake strikes southern Iran

September 27th, 2010 - 7:10 pm ICT by BNO News
TEHRAN (BNO NEWS) -- A strong earthquake struck southern Iran on early Monday afternoon, seismologists said, but it was not immediately clear if there were damage or casualties.The 6.1-magnitude earthquake at 2.52 ... Read more...

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J-K locals upset with Hurriyat Conference’s nine-day protest programme

July 18th, 2010 - 1:29 pm ICT by ANI
Srinagar, July 18 (ANI): The nine-day protest programme announced by the separatist Hurriyat Conference in Jammu and Kashmir has upset locals.After more than three weeks of curfews and shutdowns, life was returning ... Read more...

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I Will Never Make a Love Story the Way Karan Johar Sets Out to Make it - Kookie Gulati

April 13th, 2010 - 7:43 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
April 13, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Kookie Gulati, who is thrilled that his debut film as a director Prince has received a good opening at the box office, tells Jyothi Venkatesh that he ... Read more...

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British teenagers charged with murdering Kolkata-born man

September 9th, 2009 - 5:07 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 9 (IANS) Four British teenagers have been charged in connection with the murder of a retired Kolkata-born man who died in hospital this week after an apparently unprovoked assault. Emran ul ... Read more...

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Texas wines can fight cancer

June 13th, 2009 - 12:16 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 13 (ANI): Extracts from two Texas red wines can help fight cancer, say researchers.A new study led by Dr. Susanne Talcott, Texas AgriLife Research food and nutrition scientist revealed that ... Read more...

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Wonder wine cuts heart attack risk by cleaning blood vessels

December 15th, 2008 - 3:17 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec 15 (ANI): An Australian doctor has made a wine, which, he says, cleans the blood vessels and cuts the risk of heart attack.Sydney''s Dr Philip Norrie said that each ... Read more...

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Archeologists find clues about life of ancient Iranians

November 17th, 2008 - 2:28 pm ICT by ANI
Tehran, Nov 17 (ANI): Iranian and Italian archeologists have found clues about the daily life of people living near Persepolis in Iran during the Achaemenid Dynasty.The world-renowned historic city of Persepolis ... Read more...

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US, Britain behind Shiraz mosque bombing, says Iran

May 13th, 2008 - 9:38 pm ICT by admin
Tehran, May 13 (IANS) Iran has accused the US and Britain of being behind the bomb blast in a mosque in Shiraz and vowed that it would take legal action against the ... Read more...

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UAE denounces Iran mosque bombing

April 13th, 2008 - 7:42 pm ICT by admin
Abu Dhabi, April 13 (IANS) The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has denounced the bombing of an Iranian mosque which killed at least eight people, WAM news agency reported Sunday. Foreign Minister Sheikh ... Read more...

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Eight killed as bomb goes off in Iranian mosque

April 13th, 2008 - 2:37 am ICT by admin
DPA Tehran, April 13 (DPA) At least eight people were killed and more than 50 injured when a bomb exploded in a mosque in southern Iran Saturday, Fars news agency reported. The bomb ... Read more...

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