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Woman survives four days in freezer


September 13th, 2012 - 8:34 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 13 (IANS) A 59-year-old American woman managed to survive after spending at least four days in a large freezer.Theresa Christian from Tulsa, Oklahoma, was reported missing by her ... Read more...

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Weird weather rains seaweed over Gloucestershire village


August 9th, 2012 - 9:06 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Gloucestershire Village, Aug 9 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Residents of Gloucestershire Village were left wondering when the weather brought them seaweed rain. The residents were left in awe when they woke up to seaweed ... Read more...

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Storm leaves 12 dead in Argentina


April 6th, 2012 - 11:48 am ICT by IANS
Buenos Aires, April 6 (IANS/EFE) Twelve people were killed and 18 injured in a storm that brought rain, hail and winds of more than 90 kph to Buenos Aires, Argentine ... Read more...

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Stephanie Decker loses her legs while saving her children from tornadoes


March 7th, 2012 - 11:22 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Mar 7 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A brave mother lost both legs when she launched a daring bid to save her two children. Stephanie Decker of Indiana decided to act when the ... Read more...

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US tornado toll reaches 38


March 4th, 2012 - 4:31 pm ICT by IANS
Chicago, March 4 (IANS) The toll from storms and tornadoes that raked across a huge swath of the US midwest and south has risen to 38.The powerful storm system that ... Read more...

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4 killed in Branson Tornado


February 29th, 2012 - 10:43 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Branson, Feb 29 (THAINDIAN NEWS) At least four people were confirmed dead after deadly tornadoes devastated at least five states. The twister left behind extensive damages running into several millions of dollars ... Read more...

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Indonesian tornado leaves 14 dead


January 29th, 2012 - 2:34 pm ICT by IANS
Jakarta, Jan 29 (IANS) At least 14 people have been killed and more than 60 injured in a tornado that hit Indonesia this week, the government said Sunday.More than 2,000 ... Read more...

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Tornado hits Indonesia


January 26th, 2012 - 7:46 am ICT by IANS
Jakarta, Jan 26 (IANS) A powerful tornado has ripped through the Indonesian island of Java, killing one person and injuring dozens of others.Jakarta, East Java and West Java provinces were ... Read more...

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Tornados hit US’ South & Midwest


January 23rd, 2012 - 11:28 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington, Jan 23 (THAINDIAN NEWS) At least two people are dead as storms battered US’ South and Midwest. Some states have issued tornado alerts to warn citizens of the storm.The two ... Read more...

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Cameron visits British troops in Afghanistan


December 20th, 2011 - 11:41 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 20 (IANS) British Prime Minister David Cameron paid a surprise visit to the British troops in Afghanistan Tuesday, the government said.Cameron said the main purpose of his ... Read more...

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Pitt, Jolie donate $500,000 to tornado-struck city


June 11th, 2011 - 2:07 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 11 (IANS) Hollywood couple Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie have donated $500,000 to the relief effort in the tornado-struck city of Joplin, Missouri.Pitt, who grew up in ... Read more...

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Storms leave 100,000 without power in Michigan


May 31st, 2011 - 1:04 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 31 (IANS/EFE) More than 100,000 people in Michigan went without electricity Monday due to a series of storms.The storms, with winds in excess of 130 km per hour, ... Read more...

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232 listed as missing after US tornado


May 27th, 2011 - 11:54 am ICT by IANS
Washington, May 27 (IANS/EFE) Authorities in Missouri published Thursday a list of 232 people still unaccounted for after the devastating tornado that claimed 125 lives in the city of ... Read more...

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13 die as fresh tornadoes hit three US states


May 26th, 2011 - 11:47 am ICT by IANS
Washington, May 26 (IANS/EFE) At least 13 people were killed as a new wave of tornadoes hit the US states of Oklahoma, Kansas and Arkansas, authorities said.The new bout of ... Read more...

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25 killed as tornadoes hit US


May 23rd, 2011 - 12:01 pm ICT by IANS
Chicago, May 23 (IANS) At least 24 people were killed in Joplin, a southern city of Missouri state, and one person died in Minneapolis city as tornadoes battered parts of ... Read more...

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Charlie Sheen releases his single ‘Winning’


May 11th, 2011 - 8:58 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, May 11 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Charlie Sheen has released his first ever song titled “Winning.” The song was released on Tuesday. The controversial actor plans to give the proceeds of the ... Read more...

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About 250 feared dead in southern US storms


April 29th, 2011 - 2:06 am ICT by IANS
New York, April 29 (IANS) Severe storms that have been battering southern US since last week have left at least 247 people as dead in six states, ravaging whole ... Read more...

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Storms kill over 160 in southern US


April 28th, 2011 - 8:13 pm ICT by IANS
New York, April 28 (IANS) Severe storms that have been battering southern United States since last week have left over 160 people dead, officials said Thursday.At least 128 people ... Read more...

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Britain, US back key NATO role in Libya


March 23rd, 2011 - 10:30 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 23 (IANS) British Prime Minister David Cameron and US President Barack Obama agreed during talks Wednesday that NATO should play a key role in the command structure ... Read more...

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Franco may star in ‘Oz: Great And Powerful’


February 8th, 2011 - 7:55 am ICT by IANS
London, Feb 8 (IANS) Actor James Franco has reportedly been approached to take on the lead role in "Oz: Great and Powerful" after Robert Downey Jr. and Johnny Depp both passed ... Read more...

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James to star in ‘Oz, The Great and Powerful’?


February 6th, 2011 - 3:13 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Feb 6 (IANS) Actor James Franco is reportedly being considered to star in "Oz, The Great and Powerful" after actor Johnny Depp dropped out."No deal making has begun and ... Read more...

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‘Baddest man on the planet’ Mike Tyson on turning sober


December 5th, 2010 - 3:49 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 5 (ANI): In an interview, former boxer Mike Tyson has revealed that his image has had an upgrade. Rape, drugs, violence and bankruptcy were his entourage. But since retiring in ... Read more...

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Man films inside of a tornado in US


October 26th, 2010 - 7:02 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 26 (IANS) An amateur cameraman who found himself in the middle of a tornado in the US took a video of the storm.Eric Meyers filmed the storm while driving ... Read more...

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Tornado wreaks havoc in Texas


October 26th, 2010 - 9:30 am ICT by IANS
New York, Oct 26 (IANS) A tornado injured many people, damaged several homes and derailed a few trains in the US state of Texas, officials said.Four people suffered injuries, while many vehicles ... Read more...

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Brooklyn teen wins $50K at National Texting Championship


September 22nd, 2010 - 6:11 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Sep 22 (ANI): The old-fashioned way-practicing-set things right for a 13-year-old from Brooklyn who won 50,000 dollars at the National Texting Championship.Brianna Hendrickson of East New York won the LG-sponsored ... Read more...

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Tornado Hits Brooklyn, Queens, Manhattan And Staten Islands


September 17th, 2010 - 8:10 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Sep 17, (THAINDIAN NEWS) A powerful but brief storm hit Brooklyn, Queens, Manhattan and Staten Islands on Thursday evening. In spite of the warning being sounded for just 7 minutes ... Read more...

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New York Rattled By Severe Storm


September 17th, 2010 - 8:10 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri New York, Sep 17, (THAINDIAN NEWS) A powerful storm rattled New York City Thursday evening and the residents were caught unaware. The afternoon sky turned black all of a sudden ... Read more...

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Skinheads’ orgy of violence at Russian festival leaves girl dead, over 100 injured


August 30th, 2010 - 6:43 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 30 (ANI): Fifteen of about 100 bare-chested skinhead attackers who rampaged through a rock concert in central Russia attacking people with iron clubs, have been detained.According to The Guardian, ... Read more...

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Timberlake gets mini golf course at home


August 21st, 2010 - 3:20 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 21 (IANS) Singer-actor Justin Timberlake is so obsessed with golf these days that he has got a mini golf course built at his house. The pop singer has paid for a ... Read more...

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Leonardo DiCaprio says he’s glad fame didn’t sink him


July 23rd, 2010 - 5:42 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 23 (ANI): 'Inception' star Leonardo DiCaprio has revealed that he would have found it difficult to come to terms with his fame in today's Hollywood.The 35-year-old actor first appeared in ... Read more...

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Sam Raimi Accepts Offer To Direct ‘Wizard of Oz’ Prequel


June 16th, 2010 - 3:27 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
June 15 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Although he had been reported earlier to have stated that he would not be directing the prequel to 'The Wizard of Oz' prequel, entitled,'Oz, The Great and Powerful' ... Read more...

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Lightning Kills Woman Just Before Wedding Proposal


June 10th, 2010 - 8:42 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
Bethany Lott, 25 wanted to get married to her boyfriend Richard Butler at the top of a 4,600-foot North Carolina mountain, Max Patch Bald, close to the Tennessee border. But, ... Read more...

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Three killed in US natural gas line explosion


June 8th, 2010 - 6:40 am ICT by IANS
Washington, June 8 (IANS) At least three people were killed and six injured while 10 others went missing after a powerful explosion in a natural gas line in Texas state, media reports ... Read more...

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Tornadoes kill seven in US


June 7th, 2010 - 11:48 am ICT by IANS
Washington, June 7 (DPA) A series of tornadoes killed at least seven people and injured many more in the US over the weekend, news reports said. In Millbury, a small town in ... Read more...

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Streator Wrecked By Tornado, Police Trying To Rescue Residents


June 6th, 2010 - 7:37 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Streator, June 6, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Saturday night thunderstorms and tornadoes lashed Streator and the results have been quite devastating.A very powerful tornado which was 50 feet wide Ninth Street ... Read more...

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