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Fake fortune teller jailed in Shanghai


September 10th, 2012 - 4:47 pm ICT by IANS
Shanghai, Sep 10 (IANS) A bogus woman fortune teller has been sentenced to around four years behind bars for swindling a woman here in the Chinese business hub of 190,000 ... Read more...

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PM condoles deaths in Tamil Nadu train fire (Lead)


July 30th, 2012 - 9:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 30 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Monday expressed "shock and grief" over the death of 32 people who were burnt alive in the New Delhi-Chennai Tamil ... Read more...

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Usher’s injured stepson dead


July 22nd, 2012 - 2:55 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, July 22 (IANS) Singer Usher's 11-year-old stepson Kile Glover, who suffered critical injuries two weeks ago in a ski-jet accident, has died.Kile Glover was Usher's ex-wife Tameka ... Read more...

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Man dies after falling off the cliff on honeymoon


July 15th, 2012 - 9:40 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 15 (IANS) A British couple's honeymoon ended on a tragic note when the bridegroom fell 100 feet to his death from a cliff while strolling with his wife ... Read more...

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Usher’s stepson is declared brain-dead after a jet-ski tragedy


July 10th, 2012 - 8:07 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, July 10 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Usher’s step son Kyle Glover had a jet-ski accident which has left him brain-dead. He is the son of Usher’s former wife Tameka Foster.The tragic accident ... Read more...

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British biker wearing headphones killed by train


May 5th, 2012 - 8:37 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 5 (IANS) A man, believed to be wearing headphones while riding a bike, has been killed by a train in Britain, police said.Victim Phil Dawn of market town ... Read more...

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Not murder, says Oxford don’s widow; Indian-origin academic gets bail (Lead)


January 14th, 2012 - 6:51 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 14 (IANS) Indian-origin Oxford mathematician Devinder Sivia, who was arrested after an eminent professor was found dead at his home, has been released on bail. The professor's widow ... Read more...

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Not murder, says widow of Oxford professor


January 14th, 2012 - 3:02 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 14 (IANS) The widow of an Oxford professor has denied her husband was murdered and termed as a "tragic accident" his death at the home of his close ... Read more...

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Sikh held after British colleague’s body found at his home


January 13th, 2012 - 7:37 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 13 (IANS) A 49-year-old Sikh mathematics lecturer at Oxford University has been arrested after the body of a British colleague was found at his home.The body of Steven ... Read more...

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Toll in Tamil Nadu boat accident rises to 15 (Second Lead)


December 25th, 2011 - 11:54 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Dec 25 (IANS) The death toll in Sunday's boat accident in Pulicat Lake in Tamil Nadu's Thiruvallur district has gone up to 15, police said.A boat, carrying 25 passengers ... Read more...

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Two men die in freak Delhi accident (Lead)


December 23rd, 2011 - 12:08 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 22, (IANS) In a tragic accident, two people died - one of them thrown off a flyover 40 feet high and another crushed to death - after ... Read more...

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Two killed in Delhi accident


December 22nd, 2011 - 11:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 22, (IANS) In a tragic accident, two people died - one of them thrown off a flyover and another crushed to death - when a speeding truck ... Read more...

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Windies cricketers pay homage to St.Lucia accident victims


November 14th, 2011 - 3:56 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Nov 14 (IANS) The West Indies cricketers took the field on day one of the second Test against India at the Eden Gardens here Monday wearing black armbands in ... Read more...

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Sammy condoles St Lucia accident


November 13th, 2011 - 8:21 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Nov 13 (IANS) West Indies captain Darren Sammy Sunday expressed his condolences to the families of those killed when a bus fell off a cliff into the ocean in ... Read more...

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Struggle to rescue 22 trapped miners in China


November 11th, 2011 - 2:38 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Nov 11 (IANS) A day after 43 miners were trapped underground following a gas leak in a coal mine in southwest China's Yunnan Province, hundreds of rescuers were still ... Read more...

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Teen-aged couple plunges into canal in Britain


October 27th, 2011 - 8:27 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 27 (IANS) A teenaged couple in Britain, who were in a relationship but belonged to different communties, died after falling into a canal Diwali night Wednesday. ... Read more...

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Child dies in spin dryer


October 10th, 2011 - 8:41 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 10 (IANS) A three-year-old child in Germany died in a tragic accident after he climbed into his home's spin dryer and his twin brother switched the machine on.The ... Read more...

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Model falls out of hotel window


May 30th, 2011 - 8:05 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Atlanta, May 30 (THAINDIAN NEWS) There was a tragedy at the W Midtown Hotel when a model fell from a window on the 10th floor. The 30-year-old model, Lashawna Threatt and another ... Read more...

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It was all very scary: Eyewitnesses of aircraft crash (Lead)


May 26th, 2011 - 6:43 am ICT by IANS
Faridabad, May 26 (IANS) Residents of the Parvatiya colony near Sector 22 here woke up due to a deafening roar and saw a huge fire-ball, as an air ambulance aircraft ... Read more...

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Karzai accepts Gates’ apology over deaths of Afghan children in NATO air strike


March 8th, 2011 - 2:48 pm ICT by ANI
Kabul, Mar 8 (ANI): Afghan President Hamid Karzai has accepted an apology of US Defence Secretary Robert Gates for the deaths of nine children in a NATO air strike, a day ... Read more...

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US “well-positioned” to begin withdrawing troops from Afghanistan in July: Gates


March 8th, 2011 - 1:18 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 8 (ANI): US defence secretary, Robert Gates, has said that his country is "well-positioned" to begin withdrawing troops from Afghanistan in July.Gates made his comments during an unannounced visit ... Read more...

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Prajwal, Ravishankar put up a good show in ‘Kote’ (Kannada Film Review)


February 12th, 2011 - 3:15 pm ICT by IANS
By V.S. Rajapur Film: "Kote"; Cast: Prajwal Devaraj, Dimple Chopade, Gayanthri Rao, Ravishankar, Shivashankar and others; Director: Srinivasa Raju; Producer: Jack Manju; Camera: Datta; Music Director: Raghu Dixit; Ratings: ** 1/2Director Srinivasa ... Read more...

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Russian scientists plot medical emergency for Mars astronauts


February 12th, 2011 - 2:28 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 12 (ANI): Russian scientists are preparing for the medical emergency on simulated astronauts when they will land on Mars prepared in a Moscow laboratory.The tragic accident, which could range from ... Read more...

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Off-Road Racer Nathan Woods Dies After Injuring Himself During Practice Session


January 29th, 2011 - 8:59 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Jan 29, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Off-Road bike racer Nathan Woods lost his life after sustaining severe injuries in an accident that took place during his practice session, reports have revealed. The ... Read more...

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Oklahoma Plane Crash Victims Remembered


January 27th, 2011 - 8:30 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Jan 27, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Thursday is going to be a dark anniversary for the students and staffs of the Oklahoma State University. It was 10 years back that an aircraft ... Read more...

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Injured Turtle Tzivka Gets Its Ability To Walk Again With The Help Of Wheels


January 16th, 2011 - 8:49 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Jan 16, (THAINDIAN NEWS) A turtle named Tzivka in Israel which had an unfortunate accident two months back causing it to lose its ability to walk has been given a ... Read more...

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Samuel Koch Injured During Stunt


December 6th, 2010 - 7:47 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Dec 6, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Student and stunt jumper Samuel Koch was severely injured after stunt went wrong during a popular German TV show. Though the reports on his present state ... Read more...

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Memorial Service Held To Commemorate Edmund Fitzgerald’s Sinking


November 11th, 2010 - 9:10 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Whitefish Point, Nov 11, (THAINDIAN NEWS) A memorial service to mark the sinking of the freighter Edmund Fitzgerald was held in Whitefish Point, Michigan on Wednesday. The memorial service was ... Read more...

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Mika’s Sister Injured Critically In Freak Accident


October 12th, 2010 - 7:35 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Oct 12, (THAINDIAN NEWS) British pop singer Mika's sister, Paloma Pinniman has been critically injured after a fall from a building's top floor. To add to the tragedy the 28 ... Read more...

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Segway Company owner dies in a freak fall


September 28th, 2010 - 8:02 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Sep 28 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The millionaire owner of Segway Company died in an accident on 27th September. Jimi Heselden owned the Segway Company, and he died while he was driving a ... Read more...

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Millionaire and Segway owner Jimi Heselden dies after driving off cliff


September 28th, 2010 - 12:09 am ICT by BNO News
LEEDS, ENGLAND (BNO NEWS) -- British millionaire Jimi Heselden, Chairman of Hesco Bastion Ltd. and owner of upright scooter manufacturer Segway, was found dead on Sunday after driving off a cliff on ... Read more...

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Segway company owner Jim Heselden dies after driving a scooter off a cliff


September 27th, 2010 - 11:56 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Sep 27 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Segway company owner Jim Heselden has died. He died in a freak accident when his scooter went off a cliff and landed into a river. He was driving ... Read more...

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Shania Twain To Tell All In Memoir


September 25th, 2010 - 8:21 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Sep 25, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Country star Shania Twain is all set to reveal the hardships she faced in the last few years in her own memoir. The singer has been ... Read more...

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Brian Wood’s Widow Thanks Gamers For Their Compassion And Support


September 17th, 2010 - 8:09 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Sep 17, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The video game designer of Relic Entertainment, Brian Wood breathed his last on September 5, 2010. The video game designer and his wife were driving to ... Read more...

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UPS Cargo Plane Crashes In Dubai After Takeoff


September 4th, 2010 - 11:01 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Dubai, Sep 4, (THAINDIAN NEWS) An United Parcel Service owned cargo plane suffered a tragic accident on Friday when the aircraft crashed at the outskirts of Dubai. The civil aviation ... Read more...

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