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Cooking oil spill leaves Rhode Island smelling like fries


April 13th, 2011 - 8:39 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Rhode Island, April 13 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Several streets in Rhode Island’s city of Cranston have been left in a mess after about 30 gallons of used soya bean oil spilled in the ... Read more...

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BP sued over gulf oil spill


December 16th, 2010 - 9:31 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington DC, Dec 16 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The US Justice Department has sued BP and several other companies for their role in the biggest oil spill in the history of the United States. ... Read more...

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Five oil tankers of goods train derailed in Uttar Pradesh


November 11th, 2010 - 2:03 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Nov 11 (IANS) Thousands of litres of diesel were spilled and train services on the Sitapur-Delhi route were disrupted after five oil tankers of a goods train derailed in Uttar ... Read more...

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Flights diverted, repairs on at Goa runway (Lead)


October 27th, 2010 - 7:56 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Oct 27 (IANS) Three flights, including a chartered plane, were diverted from the Goa airport Wednesday due to an oil spill on the runway, an official said.A tanker carrying 6,000 litres ... Read more...

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Three flights diverted from Goa due to runway repairs


October 27th, 2010 - 4:44 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Oct 27 (IANS) Three flights, including a chartered airplane, were diverted from the Goa airport Wednesday due to oil spill on the runway, an official said.Dabolim airport director D. ... Read more...

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BP releases a 193 page investigative report into the Gulf oilrig mishap


September 9th, 2010 - 12:50 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Sep 8 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Transocean Ltd has blamed the design of BP's blow-up well for the April 20 rig accident that claimed the lives of 11 BP workers and led ... Read more...

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NATO supply trucks attacked in Balochistan


June 13th, 2010 - 12:17 pm ICT by ANI
Quetta (Balochistan), Jun.13 (ANI): NATO supply tankers enroute to Afghanistan were once again attacked in Pakistan as unidentified gunmen targeted several trucks in Mach area of Balochistan's Bolan district.According to reports, some ... Read more...

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Kevin Costner to help in Gulf of Mexico oil slick clean up efforts


May 14th, 2010 - 5:25 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 14 (ANI): Actor Kevin Costner is said to be heading to Louisiana to help in the clean-up efforts of the state's coastline, which has been threatened by an oil slick ... Read more...

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Radioactive leak at BARC, one hurt


May 12th, 2010 - 9:03 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 12 (IANS) An employee at the Bhabha Atomic Research Centre (BARC) was exposed to radiation while transferring radioactive material in the complex here Wednesday, an official said. The staffer - whose ... Read more...

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BP Lowers Second Containment Box To Stop Oil Spill


May 12th, 2010 - 6:23 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Gulf of Mexico, May 12, (THAINDIAN NEWS) British Petroleum has undertaken an all new effort in order to stop the oil from leaking any more in the Gulf of Mexico. ... Read more...

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BP To Clear Oil Spill, Cost Too Heavy


May 4th, 2010 - 7:30 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey May 4, (THAINDIAN NEWS) BP has declared that it is going to take complete responsibility for the oil spill that has been affecting huge regions of the Gulf Coast. Initially, ... Read more...

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Massive Oil Spill Gradually Reaches Ashore, Increasing Threat To Coastline


April 30th, 2010 - 7:45 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Apr 30, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The oil leakage from a blown-out well is posing a major threat to the coastline of Louisiana as well as three other states of U.S. after ... Read more...

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Underwater Vehicles Used To Obstruct Rig Oil Leak


April 27th, 2010 - 7:04 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez New Orleans, Apr 27, (THAINDIAN NEWS) United States emergency workers are taking a number of steps to stop the leaking of an oil well off the Louisiana coast that is ... Read more...

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Major iron ore traders allege illegal mining in Goa


February 17th, 2010 - 8:22 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Feb 17 (IANS) Virtually endorsing claims of the opposition about rampant illegal mining in the state, a major organisation of ore traders Wednesday said in many cases in Goa iron ... Read more...

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Aznalcollar disaster compared with 65 mln yr old mass extinction event


February 3rd, 2010 - 1:22 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, February 3 (ANI): A team of scientists from the University of Granada (UGR) has compared the disaster caused by the Aznalcollar spillage in the Donana National Park in Andalusia 11 years ... Read more...

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Orissa port gears up to remove oil from sunken ship


September 14th, 2009 - 4:56 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Sep 14 (IANS) The administration in Orissa's Paradip port is gearing up for the removal of fuel oil from a sunken ship, a senior port official said Monday after experts warned ... Read more...

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Now, branded sand in Kerala


March 25th, 2008 - 11:46 am ICT by admin
Kozhikode, March 25 (IANS) Kerala, which is totally dependent on supply of provisions from neighbouring states, now has packed and branded sand from Tamil Nadu to sustain its booming construction industry. Packed ... Read more...

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