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Aerial crashes: many leaders died, others survived


May 9th, 2012 - 4:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 9 (IANS) Jharkhand Chief Minister Arjun Munda's chopper accident Wednesday has put the spotlight back on aerial crashes in India, where helicopters are frequently used to ferry ... Read more...

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Tibetan activists launch signature campaign


April 24th, 2012 - 11:56 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, April 24 (IANS) The voice for a free Tibet sounded louder here Tuesday after three motorcyclists who have embarked on an all-India tour arrived in this Assamese city to ... Read more...

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Medal for locating Arunachal CM’s crashed chopper


January 26th, 2012 - 3:00 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 26 (IANS) Wing Commander Felix Patrick Pinto, an helicopter pilot of the Indian Air Force, who helped search for the fateful Pawan Hans helicopter of then Arunachal ... Read more...

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India protested Chinese troops damaging wall in Tawang: Antony


December 21st, 2011 - 10:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 21 (IANS) Chinese troops damaged a 200-foot stone wall on the Indian side of the border in Tawang region of Arunachal Pradesh in July this year, triggering ... Read more...

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Bullets found in Arunachal official’s luggage


November 6th, 2011 - 7:39 pm ICT by IANS
Nagpur, Nov 6 (IANS) An assistant engineer with the Arunachal Pradesh government was nabbed with 43 live bullets while attempting to board a Delhi-bound flight here Sunday, police said.Kardoriba Ikriba, ... Read more...

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Four killed when paramilitary helicopter crashes in western India


May 14th, 2011 - 8:58 pm ICT by BNO News
NEW DELHI (BNO NEWS) -- Four people were killed when a paramilitary helicopter crashed in India's northwestern state of Rajasthan, the Hindustan Times reported on Saturday.A Chetak helicopter crashed in the hilly ... Read more...

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Committed to Khandu’s dream of developed Arunachal: PM (Lead)


May 6th, 2011 - 1:58 pm ICT by IANS
Itanagar, May 6 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Friday pledged his government's full support in completing the "unfinished task and dream of all round development" of Arunachal Pradesh chief ... Read more...

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Dorjee Khandu’s body being brought to Itanagar


May 5th, 2011 - 1:31 pm ICT by IANS
Itanagar, May 5 (IANS) The body of Dorjee Khandu, the Arunachal Pradesh chief minister, was expected to arrive here from Tawang around 12.30 p.m. Thursday, a day after the wreckage ... Read more...

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Loss of Arunachal’s ‘Laughing Buddha’ irreparable: Takam Sanjoy


May 4th, 2011 - 10:42 pm ICT by ANI
Tawang, May 4 (ANI): The untimely demise of popular Chief Minister of Arunachal Pradesh Dorjee Khandu, who was also known as 'Laughing Buddha' for bringing smiles on the faces of people ... Read more...

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Tribals find crashed chopper, Khandu’s mutilated body (Night Lead)


May 4th, 2011 - 10:05 pm ICT by IANS
Itanagar, May 4 (IANS) After four days of search by over 3,000 security forces and choppers, it was finally a group of tribals who Wednesday found the wreckage of ... Read more...

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Arunachal wreckage is finally located by locals


May 4th, 2011 - 9:44 pm ICT by IANS
Itanagar, May 4 (IANS) After four days of search by over 3,000 security personnel and air force helicopters and Sukhois, it was a group of local tribal people who ... Read more...

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Wreckage of Arunachal chief minister’s chopper found (Lead)


May 4th, 2011 - 12:50 pm ICT by IANS
Itanagar, May 4 (IANS) The wreckage of the chopper carrying Arunachal Chief Minister Dorjee Khandu and four others was found in Lobotang area of the state's Tawang district Wednesday morning, ... Read more...

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No trace yet of Arunachal CM, search enters fifth day


May 4th, 2011 - 12:26 pm ICT by ANI
Itanagar, May 4 (ANI): Six Indian Air Force helicopters began an aerial survey along inhospitable altitudes of Sela Pass on Wednesday to trace the missing chopper carrying Arunachal Chief Minister Dorjee ... Read more...

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Search for Arunachal chief minister enters fifth day


May 4th, 2011 - 9:54 am ICT by IANS
Itanagar, May 4 (IANS) Six Indian Air Force helicopters Wednesday began an aerial survey along the dizzy heights of Sela Pass in Arunachal Pradesh even as the search by ... Read more...

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Search for missing Arunachal CM now extends to Bhutan, other areas


May 3rd, 2011 - 10:40 pm ICT by ANI
Itanagar, May 3 (ANI): With the search at high altitude Banggajang and Nagarjiji yielding no results, the search teams have been concentrating at five more locations including Putujiji in Bhutan to ... Read more...

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Rescue teams fail to trace missing chopper, announces minister (Second Lead)


May 3rd, 2011 - 7:19 pm ICT by IANS
Itanagar, May 3 (IANS) Amid palpable anger and anguish amongst people, authorities Tuesday announced that rescue teams had been unable to trace the helicopter carrying Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Dorjee ... Read more...

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Arunachalees unhappy with slow Army mobilisation to rescue CM Khandu


May 3rd, 2011 - 2:57 pm ICT by ANI
Itanagar, May 03 (ANI): Even after 72hours, there is no trace of the four-seater single engine Pawan Hans chopper that went missing while on way from Tawang to Itanagar with Arunachal ... Read more...

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Ground search for Arunachal CM Khandu continues


May 3rd, 2011 - 1:18 pm ICT by ANI
Itanagar (Arunachal Pradesh), May 3 (ANI): Three thousand security personnel were on Tuesday searching the inhospitable altitudes of Sela Pass to trace the missing chopper carrying Arunachal Chief Minister Dorjee Khandu and ... Read more...

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Sukhois detected an aircraft-like something in Bhutan: IAF


May 2nd, 2011 - 9:20 pm ICT by IANS
Shillong, May 2 (IANS) The Indian Air Force (IAF) Monday said images taken by two Sukhoi aircraft have detected "an aircraft-like something" in an area in Bhutan, giving out ... Read more...

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Search continues for missing Arunachal CM along Indo-Bhutan border


May 2nd, 2011 - 12:19 pm ICT by ANI
Itanagar (Arunachal Pradesh), May 2 (ANI): Braving inclement weather, security forces early Monday morning resumed a massive search operation along the Indo-Bhutan border in search of a missing helicopter carrying Arunachal Pradesh ... Read more...

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Aerial search resumes for Arunachal CM’s missing chopper


May 2nd, 2011 - 9:51 am ICT by IANS
Itanagar, May 2 (IANS) Braving inclement weather, two Mi-17 helicopters early Monday launched a massive search and rescue mission to trace the chopper carrying Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Dorjee ... Read more...

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Arunachal Pradesh CM Khandu still missing


May 1st, 2011 - 10:01 pm ICT by ANI
Itanagar, May 1 (ANI): The Pawan Hans Helicopter flying from Tawang to Itanagar with Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Dorjee Khandu is still missing.The helicopter that took off from Tawang at 9.50 a.m. ... Read more...

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Chopper with Arunachal chief minister still untraced


May 1st, 2011 - 9:18 pm ICT by IANS
Itanagar, May 1 (IANS) The helicopter carrying Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Dorjee Khandu remained untraced for the second day Sunday even as search operations on the ground by army ... Read more...

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Arunachal has witnessed several air crashes


May 1st, 2011 - 6:32 pm ICT by IANS
Itanagar, May 1 (IANS) Arunachal Pradesh has witnessed a large number of air crashes, which include the one on April 19 in which 17 people were killed at Tawang.Among the ... Read more...

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Government to make official statement on missing chopper


May 1st, 2011 - 6:09 pm ICT by IANS
Itanagar, May 1 (IANS) Union Minister of State for Parliamentary Affairs V. Narayanasamy Sunday said a formal statement with authenticated information on the missing helicopter carrying Arunachal Pradesh Chief ... Read more...

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Dalai Lama prays for safe return of Khandu


May 1st, 2011 - 2:11 pm ICT by IANS
Dharamsala, May 1 (IANS) Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama is concerned about Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Dorjee Khandu after the helicopter carrying him went missing, his aide said Sunday."His ... Read more...

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Over 1000 villagers search for missing Arunachal CM


May 1st, 2011 - 11:47 am ICT by ANI
Itanagar (Arunachal Pradesh), May 1 (ANI): Over one thousand villagers living along the Arunachal Pradesh-Bhutan border fanned out early on Sunday morning in search of a missing helicopter carrying Arunachal Pradesh Chief ... Read more...

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Arunachal chief minister’s chopper was new: Pawan Hans


May 1st, 2011 - 3:52 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Itanagar, April 30 (IANS) Pawan Hans Helicopter Limited (PHHL), in whose chopper Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Dorjee Khandu Saturday took off from tawang before it went missing, has ... Read more...

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Chopper carrying Arunachal chief minister still missing (Night Lead)


May 1st, 2011 - 3:47 am ICT by IANS
Itanagar, April 30 (IANS) A helicopter carrying Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Dorjee Khandu and four other people on board, missing since Saturday morning, was still untraced till the ... Read more...

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Massive search operation to locate Arunachal Pradesh CM


April 30th, 2011 - 9:26 pm ICT by ANI
Itanagar, Apr 30(ANI): The Air Force, the Army and the paramilitary will launch a massive search operation to locate missing Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Dorjee Khandu.A Pawan Hans Helicopter flying from Tawang ... Read more...

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Chopper with Arunachal chief minister still missing (Third Lead)


April 30th, 2011 - 9:25 pm ICT by IANS
Itanagar, April 30 (IANS) Mystery surrounds the whereabouts of a helicopter carrying Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Dorjee Khandu, with official claims that it had been traced to Bhutan denied and ... Read more...

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Mystery over Arunachal Pradesh CM Khandu’s whereabouts deepen


April 30th, 2011 - 7:51 pm ICT by ANI
Itanagar, Apr 30(ANI): The mystery over Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Dorjee Khandu's Pawan Hans Helicopter, which went missing earlier today, has deepened after the Bhutan police chief refused to confirm reports that ... Read more...

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Arunachal Pradesh CM Khandu safe, chopper lands safely in Bhutan


April 30th, 2011 - 4:30 pm ICT by ANI
Itanagar, Apr 30 (ANI): A Pawan Hans Helicopter, which was flying from Tawang to Itanagar with Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Dorjee Khandu, has landed safely at Bhutan after going missing since 10 ... Read more...

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Arunachal Pradesh CM Khandu safe, chopper lands at Daporijo


April 30th, 2011 - 4:18 pm ICT by ANI
Itanagar, Apr 30 (ANI): A Pawan Hans Helicopter, which was flying from Tawang to Itanagar with Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Dorjee Khandu, has landed safely at Daporijo after going missing since 10 ... Read more...

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Chopper with Arunachal chief minister missing (Lead)


April 30th, 2011 - 3:29 pm ICT by IANS
Itanagar, April 30 (IANS) A Pawan Hans chopper with Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Dorjee Khandu went missing Saturday after taking off from Tawang, triggering a massive search, Arunachal MP Takam ... Read more...

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