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UFO crashes in Siberia?


April 14th, 2012 - 3:32 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, April 14 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Search teams in Russia's Siberia region have been put on alert after witnesses said they saw an unidentified flying object crash there in the early ... Read more...

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Snowstorm storms upper Midwest


February 25th, 2012 - 12:42 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Feb 24 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The US Midwest experienced massive snowstorm on Friday as several flights were canceled. Roads have been closed because of their slippery nature. Several schools were closed ... Read more...

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Heavy snow disrupts traffic on China-Nepal highway


February 9th, 2012 - 7:35 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Feb 9 (IANS) Heavy snow Thursday halted traffic on a section of the China-Nepal highway, which links southwest China's Tibet autonomous region and Nepal, said traffic officials.According Zhao Chun, ... Read more...

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Snow traps cars on the M40 in UK


February 6th, 2012 - 10:35 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Feb 6 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The current snowstorm in Europe is having massive impact on the way of life of many people. For some unfortunate British motorists who found themselves on M40 ... Read more...

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One dead, 200 drivers trapped in Greece car crash


December 24th, 2011 - 7:49 am ICT by IANS
Athens, Dec 24 (IANS) One motorist was killed while around 200 other drivers were trapped for hours in a multiple car crash during a heavy snowstorm in Greece, officials said.Due ... Read more...

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13 deaths, 1.7 million without power in US after snowstorm


November 1st, 2011 - 10:59 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 1 (IANS) A freak October snowstorm that dropped more than two feet of snow in some places has left close to 1.7 million people in five states ... Read more...

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Snow brings in chaos on Greek roads


March 8th, 2011 - 8:44 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Athens, Mar 8 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Heavy snow has caused major chaos on the streets of Athens.The Greek capital saw a snowstorm that has left most of the streets in the city closed. ... Read more...

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Missing climber found dead on Argentine peak


March 2nd, 2011 - 12:21 pm ICT by IANS
Buenos Aires, March 2 (IANS/EFE) An Argentine rescue patrol found the body of a Polish mountaineer who had gone missing 16 days ago near the peak of Mt. Aconcagua, which ... Read more...

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Man takes his revenge on the ’snow shovel’ thief


February 9th, 2011 - 9:52 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Illinois, Feb 9 (THAINDIAN NEWS) An Illinois man believes that by burying the car of a woman who stole his snow shovel, he has exacted some revenge of a sort.Surveillance cameras ... Read more...

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John Madden Texts, Cameron Diaz Feeds A Rod Popcorn During Super Bowl


February 8th, 2011 - 2:07 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Feb 7 (THAINDIAN NEWS) While four hundred ticket holders had no where to sit after driving for miles in bad weather to get to the game, a few of the ... Read more...

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Snow puts a dampener on Super Bowl flights


February 5th, 2011 - 1:34 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Dallas, Feb 4 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Thousands of fans hoping to fly early to Dallas for the Super Bowl were left stranded when their flights were cancelled on Friday due to snowstorm. The ... Read more...

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Fans Gearing Up For Super Bowl Extravaganza


February 4th, 2011 - 7:54 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Feb 4, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The chilly weather conditions that North Texas has been facing for the last few days, is surely not going to be enough to deter the ardent ... Read more...

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Chicago Blizzard Leaves City In Mayhem


February 3rd, 2011 - 6:03 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Feb 3, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The massive snow storm that lashed Chicago and adjacent areas yesterday left the residents struggling without electricity in some parts of the city and made a ... Read more...

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Chicago Blizzard 2011 Shuts Down The City


February 2nd, 2011 - 3:49 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Feb 2, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The citizens of Chicago were bracing up for the biggest blizzard in a decade and the colossal storm hit the city on Tuesday. Some media outlets ... Read more...

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New York City weather worsens, emergency workers summoned


January 12th, 2011 - 8:35 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York City, Jan 12 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Mayor of New York City, Michael Bloomberg has assured that the city will now handle the snowstorm that is set to hit the city ... Read more...

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Former Georgia Governor Sonny Perdue Declares Emergency


January 10th, 2011 - 9:02 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Jan 10, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Sonny Perdue even on his last day as the Governor of Georgia went through an unrest as the state experienced harsh weather conditions due to the ... Read more...

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NY workers accused of go-slow on snow removal in revenge for spending cuts


December 31st, 2010 - 8:46 am ICT by ANI
New York, Dec. 31 (ANI): Workers in New York have reportedly been told by their supervisors to remove the piles of snow that have paralysed parts of city slowly in revenge for ... Read more...

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The big freeze: New Yorkers continue to battle two feet of snow (Lead)


December 30th, 2010 - 8:16 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Dec 30 (IANS) Hundreds of people were trapped in freezing subway carriages for hours overnight after the snow took out power to their train, even as others in New York ... Read more...

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WWE Final Raw Episode of 2010


December 28th, 2010 - 2:19 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Dec 28 (THAINDIAN NEWS) How would the Raw superstars go into the new year? And how did they leave the old one? As Raw’s last episode of 2010 aired last night, live ... Read more...

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Lady Gaga: The Biting Cold Made Her Dash For A Pair Of Pants


December 23rd, 2010 - 2:22 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Lady Gaga, the pop star who has enthralled all her fans as much by her awesome wardrobe collections and the various attires she sports during her stage performances as much ... Read more...

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Pupils sleep in their school after heavy snow traps them


December 8th, 2010 - 12:24 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
South Lanarkshire, Dec 7 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Heavy snow forced school pupils to spend the night at the premises of their school itself. The inclement weather stranded the students, the school personnel ... Read more...

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The ‘how to get your car ready for winter’ checklist


October 25th, 2010 - 8:21 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Oct 25 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The winter is impending and along with it also come the various challenges. During the winter, normal lives are disrupted and in severe cases, normal routines ... Read more...

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Pepco Power Outage Annoys DC Residents


July 27th, 2010 - 7:17 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri July 27, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The residents of Washington DC and those living in the Maryland region are grumbling for the prolonged power cut that has plagued the area. The quick ... Read more...

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President Obama declares major disaster in District of Columbia


March 25th, 2010 - 4:19 am ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) – President Barack Obama declared Wednesday that a major disaster exists in the District of Columbia.Federal aid will be supplementing the District’s recovery efforts in the area struck ... Read more...

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President Obama declares major disaster in West Virginia


March 3rd, 2010 - 2:02 am ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) – President Barack Obama declared Tuesday that a major disaster exists in the State of West Virginia and ordered Federal aid to supplement State and local recovery efforts.Several ... Read more...

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Record-breaking snow is due to global warming, says Al Gore


March 1st, 2010 - 5:17 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 1 (ANI): Al Gore, the former vice president of the US, has said that the record-breaking snow is not an indication that global warming is a hoax, rather it is ... Read more...

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Kentucky ice and snow crews battle harsh weather


February 16th, 2010 - 4:30 am ICT by BNO News
FRANKFORT, KENTUCKY (BNO NEWS) -- The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet and contract snow and ice crews on Monday were mobilized across the State to battle the harsh winter weather.Crews were plowing or treating ... Read more...

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Snowstorm causes the collapse of the Smithsonian Institution’s roof


February 13th, 2010 - 11:09 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Maryland, Feb 13 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The cold wave and the snowstorms caused havoc all over the country, and disrupted the normal lives of people. They also caused a lot of damage in ... Read more...

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Stephen Colbert Lashes Out At Global Warming Theory Opponents


February 13th, 2010 - 8:49 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Feb 13, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The skeptics who do not believe in the theory of global warming are mocking its proponents as the Snowmageddon is lashing several parts of USA. However, ... Read more...

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Smithsonian Museum’s Roof And Wall Collapses


February 13th, 2010 - 8:49 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Maryland, Feb 13, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The building of the Museum Support Center of the Smithsonian Institution has suffered considerable damage in a snowstorm. Located in the Garber Facility in Suitland, ... Read more...

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WMATA Services Still Not In Shape


February 12th, 2010 - 9:10 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Feb 12, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The devastating snowstorm that has been lashing several parts of USA including Washington has made a mess of public life and brought the transport system of ... Read more...

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Smithsonian Warehouse Roof Collapses After Snowfall


February 11th, 2010 - 8:23 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Feb 11 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Owing to the heavy blizzard and snowfall, the roof of a Smithsonian warehouse collapsed on February 10 in Baltimore, Maryland. The famous museum is located in ... Read more...

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Washington, New York snowed in, shutters government (lead)


February 10th, 2010 - 9:01 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington/New York, Feb 10 (IANS) Denizens of Washington Wednesday woke up to an eerie ghost town as the fourth powerful snow storm of the season buried the capital of the ... Read more...

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Federal Government Operations Remain Closed On Wednesday Too


February 10th, 2010 - 8:51 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Feb 10, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The snowstorm that has made a mess of the public life in Washington continues to affect government work and civic life on Wednesday. The Federal government ... Read more...

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White House rep Gibbs mocks Palin by scrawling grocery list on hand


February 10th, 2010 - 3:27 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 10 (ANI): White House Press Secretary Robert Gibbs is said to have taken a swipe at former Alaskan Governor Sarah Palin by writing grocery list on his hand.Palin, 45, ... Read more...

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