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Chinese who took girl hostage shot dead


August 11th, 2012 - 1:21 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Aug 11 (IANS) A knife-wielding man who took a girl child hostage in south China's Guangdong province Saturday morning was gunned down by the police.The incident happened at about ... Read more...

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Man in jail after one night stand


April 5th, 2012 - 4:21 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, April 5 (IANS) A man who stole a woman's iPhone after their one night stand was given six months' jail and fined 1,000 yuan ($160) for theft, the Shanghai ... Read more...

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Anti-nuclear activists stage protest in Seoul


March 23rd, 2012 - 2:56 pm ICT by IANS
Seoul, March 23 (IANS) Anti-nuclear activists staged a protest here Friday to condemn the Nuclear Industry Summit that opened ahead of next week's Nuclear Security Summit.About 30 activists had ... Read more...

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World’s deepest metro station to be in Russia


December 28th, 2011 - 3:30 pm ICT by IANS
St. Petersburg (Russia), Dec 28 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A new subway station, the world's deepest, will be unveiled in downtown St. Petersburg, authorities said.The Admiralteiskaya station lies over 100 m below ... Read more...

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European Union urges Belarus to ban death penalty


December 2nd, 2011 - 3:30 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Dec 2 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The European Union has called on Belarus to join the rest of Europe in prohibiting capital punishment."The European Union opposes the use of capital punishment ... Read more...

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A Chinese woman’s unique protest


August 26th, 2011 - 4:07 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Aug 26 (IANS) A Chinese woman resorted to a unique protest and asked her former boyfriend to marry her.The woman held up a sign near a Beijing subway station.The ... Read more...

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UN condemns Belarusian subway station bombing


April 14th, 2011 - 7:31 am ICT by IANS
United Nations, April 14 (IANS) The UN Security Council has "condemned in the strongest terms the apparent terrorist attack" in Belarusian capital city Minsk which occurred Monday and killed 12 ... Read more...

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Rush-hour metro blast jolts Belarusian capital, kills 11 (Lead)


April 12th, 2011 - 7:30 am ICT by IANS
Minsk (Belarus), April 12 (IANS /RIA Novosti) Eleven people were killed and over 100 injured when a bomb equal to 5-7 kg of TNT exploded at a busy subway station in ... Read more...

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Paris subway station evacuated after bomb scare


September 27th, 2010 - 10:56 pm ICT by BNO News
PARIS (BNO NEWS) -- A bomb threat on Monday threatened a heavily transited subway station in Paris, France, which was evacuated, officials said.The Saint Lazare's train station was evacuated after an anonymous ... Read more...

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Eiffel Tower reopens after bomb threat


September 15th, 2010 - 8:52 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Sep 15 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Famous French landmark, the Eiffel Tower was the victim of a fake bomb scare that led to the tourist destination and its near surroundings being isolated ... Read more...

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Police Reveal Eiffel Tower Bomb Scare Was A False Alarm


September 15th, 2010 - 7:27 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Sep 15, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Police reported that the bomb scare that caused them to evacuate Paris' most renowned tourist spot on Tuesday. Eiffel Tower, one of the world's best recognized ... Read more...

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SEPTA Changes The Name Of Pattison Station To AT&T


June 25th, 2010 - 7:34 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Philadelphia, June 25, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Pattison Station which have long served to be the subway station for Citizens Bank Park along with Lincoln Financial Field and Wachovia Center shall soon ... Read more...

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Subway Hero saves woman in NYC & then disappears


May 27th, 2010 - 8:13 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York City, May 27 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A mysterious man slipped away before the police could identify and thank him for saving a woman on the train rails. The man saved the ... Read more...

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Robbers walk away with safe containing $515,000


April 22nd, 2010 - 11:44 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, April 22 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A group of masked men tied up a businessman in an office here and took off with a safe containing cash worth 15 million rubles ($515,000), police ... Read more...

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‘Black widows’ suspected in Moscow twin blasts


March 30th, 2010 - 12:52 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, March 30 (IANS/AKI) Russia has said a gang of so-called 'black widow' extremists could be behind Monday's twin attacks by women suicide bombers on Moscow's metro stations which killed at ... Read more...

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Pentagon subway shooting suspect dies (Second Lead)


March 5th, 2010 - 10:47 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 5 (IANS) The suspect involved in a shooting that injured two police officers outside the Pentagon office has died, an official said Friday. Jack Patrick Bedell's death was confirmed by the ... Read more...

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Two policemen, gunman wounded in shooting outside Pentagon (Lead)


March 5th, 2010 - 11:54 am ICT by IANS
Washington, March 5 (DPA) A gunman opened fire Thursday evening outside a Pentagon entrance before being severely wounded by police guards, authorities said. The suspect was hospitalised with "pretty critical" injuries, said Richard ... Read more...

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Leif Garrett Again Arrested On Charges Of Drug Possession


February 6th, 2010 - 8:46 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Los Angels, Feb 6, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Leif Garret, the actor cum former teen idol of 1970s was charged with drug possession in a subway station of Los Angeles. The 48-year-old ... Read more...

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Hindu man pretended to be Sikh to seek refuge in Canada


November 12th, 2008 - 3:15 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, Nov 12 (IANS) A Hindu man, who came to Canada in 1998 on fake papers and lied about his links to Babbar Khalsa to seek refuge on grounds of religious persecution ... Read more...

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Archaeologists discover ancient Roman staircase


April 21st, 2008 - 2:22 pm ICT by admin
Rome, April 21 (ANI): Archaeologists have discovered an ancient Roman staircase, which appears to have led into a previously unknown major building.Found during excavations for a new subway station, the white-marble ... Read more...

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Washington Post sweeps Pulitzer Prizes for reporting


April 8th, 2008 - 6:39 am ICT by admin
DPA New York, April 8 (DPA) The Washington Post won a number of prizes for its distinguished journalism including the prizes for national and international reporting and feature writing, Columbia University's Pulitzer Prize ... Read more...

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