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Passenger plane crashes in Russia’s Far East, killing 10


September 13th, 2012 - 2:52 am ICT by BNO News
PALANA, RUSSIA (BNO NEWS) -- A small regional airliner crashed as it was preparing to land at an airport in northeastern Russia on early Wednesday afternoon, killing ten people and injuring four ... Read more...

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Syrian rebels shoot down MiG


August 14th, 2012 - 5:34 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Aug 14 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Syrian rebels have claimed they had shot down a government MiG-23 fighter jet in the east of the country.Rebels from the Free Syrian Army operating ... Read more...

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Four killed in Turkish military helicopter crash


July 23rd, 2012 - 3:01 am ICT by IANS
Ankara, July 23 (IANS) At least four soldiers were killed and eight others injured after a Turkish military helicopter crashed Sunday, Xinhua reported.The chopper crashed shortly after taking off ... Read more...

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Helicopter crashes in eastern Romania, killing 5 Ukrainians


April 27th, 2012 - 9:39 pm ICT by BNO News
OSTROV, ROMANIA (BNO NEWS) -- A private helicopter en-route to extinguish a fire in Turkey crashed in eastern Romania on Thursday, killing five Ukrainian citizens on board, officials said on Friday. There ... Read more...

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AI flight with technical snag lands safely


March 19th, 2012 - 7:29 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 19 (IANS) An Air India flight reported a "technical failure" a few minutes before landing but managed to land safely at Mumbai's Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport Monday afternoon, ... Read more...

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Four killed in Afghanistan chopper crash


February 12th, 2012 - 7:16 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, Feb 12 (IANS) Four people were killed in Afghanistan's southern Zabul province Sunday after their contract helicopter for NATO-led forces crashed, a senior official said."A contract helicopter, which was ... Read more...

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Man stuck in door a freak accident, says DMRC


January 20th, 2012 - 6:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 20 (IANS) Three days after a commuter's ankle got stuck in the door of a Metro train forcing him to cling on to the door till the ... Read more...

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Air Force jet crashes in southwest Angola, killing 1


September 17th, 2011 - 1:06 am ICT by BNO News
LUBANGO (BNO NEWS) -- A pilot was killed on Thursday when his fighter jet crashed in southwestern Angola, state-run media reported on Friday. It is the second plane crash in the country ... Read more...

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Russian fighter jet crashes into mountain range, killing two


September 6th, 2011 - 9:57 pm ICT by BNO News
MOSCOW, RUSSIA (BNO NEWS) -- A Russian fighter jet crashed in the central region of the country, killing both pilots on board, officials said on Tuesday.The Mikoyan MiG-31 fighter jet belonging to ... Read more...

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Two Russian pilots killed in crash


September 6th, 2011 - 3:05 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Sep 6 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A Russian MiG-31 fighter jet crashed in the Urals Tuesday, killing both pilots, officials said.The jet exploded in a fireball minutes after taking off from ... Read more...

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Wrong code delayed Merkel’s plane: Iran


June 2nd, 2011 - 1:22 am ICT by IANS
Tehran, June 1 (IANS) Iran said Wednesday that an error in announcing a code caused delay in the passage of German chancellor Angela Merkel's plane over Iran's airspace Tuesday.The ... Read more...

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Senior space scientist describes GSLV failure “a tragic incident”


December 25th, 2010 - 10:38 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Dec.25 (ANI): Senior space scientist Professor Yashpal described the failure of the GSAT-5P communication satellite launch today as a very tragic incident.In his first reaction to the failure of ... Read more...

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GSLV launch suffers technical failure at Stage One


December 25th, 2010 - 6:14 pm ICT by ANI
Chennai, Dec 25 (ANI): The launch of India's latest communication satellite GSAT-5P on board GSLV-F06 vehicle from the Sriharikota rocket launch centre in Tamil Nadu failed on Saturday due to technical ... Read more...

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Remains of Bolivian pilot found frozen and intact 20 years later


November 10th, 2010 - 11:28 pm ICT by BNO News
LA PAZ, BOLIVIA (BNO NEWS) -- The corpse of a Bolivian pilot was found in the country's snow caped mountain tops east of its capital, La Paz, 20 years after a plane ... Read more...

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Israeli drone crashes in the Gaza strip


October 21st, 2010 - 11:29 pm ICT by BNO News
JERUSALEM (BNO NEWS) -- An Israeli drone crashed on Thursday in northern Gaza and was later recovered by a military unit, the Israeli military said.According to a military spokesperson, the unmanned plane, ... Read more...

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Air crash in Nepal claims 14 lives


August 24th, 2010 - 1:25 pm ICT by ANI
Kathmandu, Aug 24 (ANI): A Nepalese passenger plane with fourteen people on board crashed in Makawanpur near Kathmandu this morning.The private Agni Airlines aircraft, carrying eleven passengers and three crew members, crashed ... Read more...

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One dead, 120 injured in Colombia plane crash


August 17th, 2010 - 3:41 am ICT by IANS
Mexico City, Aug 17 (DPA) An airliner belonging to Colombian carrier Aires crash-landed on the island of San Andres Monday, killing one passenger and injuring 120 others, officials said. The Boeing 737-700 aircraft ... Read more...

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Seven killed in Romanian crash (Lead)


July 28th, 2010 - 12:29 am ICT by IANS
Bucharest/Tel Aviv, July 27 (DPA) The Israeli army confirmed Tuesday the deaths of six of its soldiers and one Romanian soldier in a helicopter crash in Romania. The military had been informed of ... Read more...

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Suicide bombing kills 19 in Pakistan


February 11th, 2010 - 2:29 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Feb 11 (DPA) A suicide bombing killed at least 19 people, including 11 policemen, in Pakistan's tribal region near the Afghan border Wednesday, an official said. The bomber rammed his explosive-laden ... Read more...

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Suicide bombing kills 13 in Pakistan (Lead)


February 10th, 2010 - 11:51 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Feb 10 (DPA) A suicide bombing killed at least 13 people, including eight policemen, and injured six more in Pakistan's tribal region near the Afghan border Wednesday, an official said. The ... Read more...

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Air India plane makes emergency landing at Nagpur


February 3rd, 2010 - 12:58 am ICT by IANS
Nagpur, Feb 2 (IANS) An Air India Chennai-New Delhi flight made an emergency landing late Tuesday at the Nagpur airport due to a technical failure in the hydraulic landing system, airport sources ... Read more...

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Month after YSR’s death, uncertainty persists in Andhra


October 2nd, 2009 - 12:23 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Oct 2 (IANS) One month after the helicopter crash that killed chief minister Y.S. Rajasekhara Reddy, Andhra Pradesh continues to be in a limbo -- as investigators struggle for clues, political ... Read more...

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CBI to begin YSR chopper crash probe Friday


September 10th, 2009 - 8:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 10 (IANS) A Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) team will begin Friday its probe into the helicopter crash that killed Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Y.S. Rajasekhara Reddy and four ... Read more...

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Week later, mystery of YSR chopper crash unsolved


September 9th, 2009 - 1:33 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Sep 9 (IANS) A week after the helicopter crash that killed Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Y.S. Rajasekhara Reddy and four others, there is still no light on the circumstances that ... Read more...

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Maytag Recalls More Defective Refrigerators


August 26th, 2009 - 9:09 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey According to the sources, Maytag had reportedly said on Tuesday that it will be recalling about 46,000 refrigerators that are under the Maytag, Magic Chef, Performa by Maytag and Crosley ... Read more...

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Sukhoi Su-30 jet crash raises heat in Rajya Sabha (Lead)


July 8th, 2009 - 4:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 8 (IANS) The crash of an Indian Air Force Sukhoi Su-30 combat jet in Rajasthan this April, the first accident involving the plane since it was inducted 12 ... Read more...

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Black box of crashed Sukhoi combat jet badly damaged: Minister


July 8th, 2009 - 3:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 8 (IANS) The black box of an Indian Air Force (IAF) Sukhoi Su-30 combat jet that crashed in April has been "badly damaged" and efforts are underway to ... Read more...

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Orakzai chopper crash, a heavy blow to Pak Army before S.Waziristan offensive


July 4th, 2009 - 12:36 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, July 4 (ANI): Friday's helicopter crash in which 26 security personel were killed in the Federally Administered Tribal Areas' (FATA) Orakzai Agency, is being seen as a serious blow to ... Read more...

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Air France AF447 Crash Update


June 3rd, 2009 - 9:06 pm ICT by GD
Air France flight AF447 crashed into the Atlantic Ocean en route from Rio de Janeiro to Paris. The fight was carrying 228 people in all, including 216 passengers and 12 crew ... Read more...

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Technical failure, pilot error caused Amsterdam plane crash


March 5th, 2009 - 2:07 pm ICT by IANS
The Hague, March 5 (RIA Novosti) Preliminary investigations have shown that a faulty altimeter combined with pilot error were responsible for the crash of a Turkish airliner in Amsterdam last month, Dutch ... Read more...

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Gmail turns into ‘Gfail’


February 24th, 2009 - 7:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 24 (IANS) Google's popular email service Gmail, which has over a 110 million users worldwide, went offline at around 2 p.m. Tuesday, affecting users throughout the world, especially in ... Read more...

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Metro flyover collapse: Guilty contractor won’t get punishment


November 4th, 2008 - 10:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 4 (IANS) Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) Tuesday found a private construction company guilty for the collapse of an under-construction bridge that killed two people and injured 12 last ... Read more...

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Delhi Metro Rail accidents - a time line


October 19th, 2008 - 6:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 19 (IANS) Collapse of an under construction flyover may be a one-of-its-kind accident in the decade old history of the Delhi Metro but the mass transport system of the ... Read more...

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Two killed in Delhi Metro flyover collapse, probe ordered (Second Lead)


October 19th, 2008 - 4:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 19 (IANS) At least two people were killed and 30 injured when part of an under-construction flyover of the Delhi Metro collapsed here Sunday morning, officials said. The Delhi ... Read more...

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Two dead, 30 injured after Delhi Metro flyover collapses (Lead)


October 19th, 2008 - 1:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 19 (IANS) At least two people were killed and 30 injured when part of an under-construction flyover of the Delhi Metro collapsed here Sunday morning, officials said.The accident -- ... Read more...

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