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Russian priest assaults women in road rage


September 6th, 2012 - 6:54 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Sep 6 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A Russian Orthodox priest assaulted two women pensioners in a road rage in St. Petersburg, police said."I didn't expect he would hit me. The force ... Read more...

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UAE sends plane to Oman to bring home injured citizens


September 2nd, 2012 - 9:56 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Sep 2 (IANS/WAM) UAE President Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan has ordered the airlifting of seven UAE citizens injured in a traffic accident in Oman for treatment ... Read more...

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19 killed in Iran traffic accident


September 2nd, 2012 - 8:35 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Sep 2 (IANS) At least 19 people were killed and 25 injured in Iran Sunday when their bus hit a rock and turned turtle, RIA Novosti reported.The accident took ... Read more...

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UAE charity helps poor Palestinians


August 19th, 2012 - 12:39 am ICT by IANS
Jerusalem, Aug 18 (IANS/WAM) The Human Appeal International (HAI), a non-governmental aid agency based in the UAE, has given zakat money and clothes to poor Palestinian families ahead of Eid-ul-Fitr.Ibrahim ... Read more...

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Seven killed in Turkish road accident


August 2nd, 2012 - 11:49 pm ICT by IANS
Ankara, Aug 2 (IANS) Seven people were killed in a traffic accident in northern Turkey Thursday, Dogan news agency reported.The accident occurred in Boyabat district of Sinop province when a ... Read more...

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China kindergarten head jailed for school bus accident


July 21st, 2012 - 2:09 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, July 21 (IANS) The chairman of a privately-run kindergarten in northwest China's Gansu province was sentenced to seven years in prison for a deadly school bus crash that killed ... Read more...

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US commerce secretary steps down after car crashes


June 22nd, 2012 - 5:22 am ICT by IANS
Washington, June 22 (IANS) US Commerce Secretary John Bryson has resigned after being involved in a traffic accident when he suffered a seizure. President Barack Obama praised him as ... Read more...

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Fatally hurt, but Chinese driver saves lives


June 4th, 2012 - 4:21 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, June 4 (IANS) A Chinese bus driver, who was badly injured by a piece of metal that flew in through the windshield, stopped the bus, turned on the hazard ... Read more...

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New law sobers up drunk drivers in China


May 23rd, 2012 - 1:47 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, May 23 (IANS) The number of drunk driving cases in China has dropped by 40 percent over the last year after stricter punishment was imposed through an amended law, ... Read more...

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Two Omanis shot dead in Abu Dhabi


May 5th, 2012 - 10:32 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, May 5 (IANS/WAM) Unidentified gunmen shot dead two Omani nationals in Abhu Dhabi's Al Ain city following a traffic accident.According to the director of Al-Ain police, Brigadier Hamad ... Read more...

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Traffic accident deaths decline in UAE


April 22nd, 2012 - 1:25 am ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, April 21 (IANS/WAM) There has been a 13 percent decline in traffic accident deaths among Emiratis in the first quarter of this year, a report has revealed.According to ... Read more...

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Turkmenistan president fires minister over poor parenting


April 14th, 2012 - 11:01 am ICT by IANS
Ashgabat, April 14 (IANS/RIA Novosti)Turkmenistan President Gurbanguly Berdymukhamedov has fired the country's energy and industry minister at a general ministerial meeting over poor parenting skills, Turkmen television reported.President Berdymukhamedov dismissed ... Read more...

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Suspect in murder of Mexican ex-general arrested


March 3rd, 2012 - 11:58 am ICT by IANS
Madrid, March 3 (IANS/EFE) Spanish police have arrested a Mexican woman accused in her country of commissioning the May 2011 murder of a top retired military officer.The woman, identified only ... Read more...

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China toughens driving licence norms


February 7th, 2012 - 10:29 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Feb 7 (IANS) The Chinese government has decided to toughen the tests conducted before issuing driving licenses in a bid to curb road accidents,The new guidelines require passenger driving ... Read more...

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Needle removed from woman’s head


January 31st, 2012 - 3:24 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Jan 31 (IANS) A three-centimetre long needle was removed from a woman's head in China after doctors operated on her to bring her out of a coma.Forty-nine-year old Lin ... Read more...

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Police training unit opened in Ghaziabad


January 16th, 2012 - 9:40 pm ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad, Jan 16 (IANS) A training school of the Bureau of Police Research and Development (BPRD) to impart latest investigation techniques to sleuths of central and state intelligence agencies was ... Read more...

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Former Cuban pitcher Norge Luis Vera injured in traffic accident


December 24th, 2011 - 7:59 pm ICT by IANS
Havana, Dec 24 (IANS) Former baseball pitcher Norge Luis Vera underwent several surgeries following a traffic accident near the eastern city of Santiago de Cuba, but his life is "out ... Read more...

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Spain carries out 94 organ transplants in 72 hours


December 6th, 2011 - 11:20 am ICT by IANS
Madrid, Dec 6 (IANS/EFE) Spain's National Transplant Organization set a new record with 94 organ transplants during the period of Nov 23-25.The donations allowed 53 kidney and 23 liver transplants ... Read more...

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US snowstorm cuts power to millions


October 31st, 2011 - 3:02 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 31 (IANS) About three million people in the US were without power Sunday after a snowstorm swept the country's northeast coast.A vast area from Maryland to Maine were ... Read more...

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Cyclist trapped under burning car rescued


September 14th, 2011 - 11:30 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 14 (IANS/EFE) Several passers-by rescued a motorcyclist who had become trapped underneath a burning car in a traffic accident in Logan, Utah, while another person videotaped the entire ... Read more...

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Patient abandoned on operating table dies


August 26th, 2011 - 4:15 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, Aug 26 (IANS) A man died of suffocation when he was abandoned by doctors on an operating table in a hospital in China, after fire broke out in a ... Read more...

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Overloaded bus plunges into river in southern Kenya, killing 23


August 21st, 2011 - 4:14 pm ICT by BNO News
MBOONI, KENYA (BNO NEWS) -- More than 20 people were killed on late Saturday evening when a bus carrying members of a family to wedding preparations plunged into a river in southern ... Read more...

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Disabled in car crash, Russian travels 11,000 km


June 8th, 2011 - 9:14 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, June 8 (IANS) A physically challenged man in Russia has covered a distance of 11,000 km in two months from Russia's Far East to Moscow, RIA Novosti reported.Alexander Kashin ... Read more...

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Heavy drinkers may lose driving licence for life in China


April 19th, 2011 - 9:23 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, April 19 (IANS) Driving drunk in China is likely to cause serious repercussions for offenders, with the authorities contemplating a maximum penalty of revoking their licences for life in ... Read more...

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Traffic accidents may hasten chronic widespread pain: Study


March 21st, 2011 - 6:08 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 21 (ANI): A new research has indicated that individuals with poorer health or psychological issues may be prone to developing chronic widespread pain following a traumatic event.The research also found ... Read more...

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Dalai Lama’s nephew dies in US traffic accident


February 15th, 2011 - 8:12 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Feb 15 (IANS) A nephew of the Dalai Lama died in northeast Florida Monday evening after he was hit by a car while walking along a highway, according to ... Read more...

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Abu Dhabi road deaths drop 17 percent


November 7th, 2010 - 10:24 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Nov 7 (IANS/WAM) Improved traffic managament in Abu Dhabi has seen fatal road accidents dropping by 17 percent in the first nine months of this year and there are plans ... Read more...

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Former U.S. diplomat arrested in the Philippines on South Korean fraud accusations


October 8th, 2010 - 11:27 pm ICT by BNO News
MANILA, PHILIPPINES (BNO NEWS) -- Former U.S. diplomat Tomas Dario was arrested in the Philippines after fleeing from South Korea while being investigated on fraud accusations, South Korea's Foreign Ministry said on ... Read more...

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Six-year-old girl is China’s youngest shareholder


August 20th, 2010 - 4:01 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, Aug 20 (IANS) A six-year-old girl has become the youngest shareholder on China's Nasdaq-style growth enterprises board, after she inherited 62,500 shares from her father, reports Xinhua. The Shaoxing-based Zhejiang Sunflower Light ... Read more...

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Stop using my name to escape law: Phnom Penh police chief


August 17th, 2010 - 11:37 am ICT by IANS
Phnom Penh, Aug 17 (DPA) Phnom Penh's police chief has warned anyone involved in criminal acts to stop claiming they are related to him in order to escape prosecution, local media reported ... Read more...

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Heather Mills says ‘losing leg was 20 times easier than losing Macca’


July 26th, 2010 - 6:49 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 26 (ANI): Heather Mills has claimed that the trauma and pain she suffered after losing her leg in a traffic accident stands nowhere close to the way she felt ... Read more...

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Critics cast doubts on North Korea’s role in ‘Cheonan’ sinking


July 24th, 2010 - 6:18 pm ICT by ANI
Los Angeles, July 24 (ANI): Critics have disputed the findings announced by South Korean President Lee Myung-bak, which blamed Pyongyang for the sinking of South Korean warship 'Cheonan', and accused him of ... Read more...

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Hope GoM on Bhopal will go into all issues: Congress


June 14th, 2010 - 11:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 14 (IANS) The Congress said Monday it hoped the Group of Ministers (GoM) on the Bhopal gas leak case would look at the legal provisions to enhance the ... Read more...

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Naked bikers grab motorists’ eyeballs


June 14th, 2010 - 1:46 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 14 (ANI): Dozens of riders finally grabbed the attention of motorists when they took to the streets and rode their bikes in the buff, as part of the annual Naked ... Read more...

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Five die in traffic accident in northwest China


June 9th, 2010 - 7:53 pm ICT by BNO News
URUMQI, CHINA (BNO NEWS) -- Five people were killed and one person was seriously injured Wednesday when three trucks collided in northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, the state-run Xinhua news agency ... Read more...

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