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Hamas says political motives behind Gaza’s mounting energy crisis


March 21st, 2012 - 1:35 am ICT by IANS
Gaza, March 20 (IANS) Islamic Hamas movement, which rules the Gaza Strip, said on Tuesday that there are political motives behind the energy shortage that has been troubling the impoverished ... Read more...

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Five-tier security for Kerala treasure temple


September 29th, 2011 - 9:27 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 29 (IANS) The security cover at Kerala's Sree Padmanabhaswamy, where around Rs.1 lakh crore worth treasure was found stashed away, will be upgraded from three-tier to five-tier, an ... Read more...

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Gaddafi fled on golf cart through tunnel?


August 26th, 2011 - 6:48 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 26 (IANS) Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi may have fled on a golf buggy through a network of tunnels under his palatial building in Tripoli, a media report said ... Read more...

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US East Coast braces for monstrous hurricane


August 26th, 2011 - 11:55 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 26 (IANS) Americans along a 700-mile stretch on the East Coast braced for monstrous Irene hurricane heading their way and posing the biggest hurricane threat to the United ... Read more...

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Complications arise in radioactive water removal at Japan’s Fukushima nuke plant


March 31st, 2011 - 1:15 pm ICT by ANI
Tokyo, Mar. 31 (ANI): The Nuclear and Industrial Safety Agency in Japan has said that complications have risen in efforts taken to remove radiation contaminated water from a reactor building at the ... Read more...

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Delhi Metro assures its structures are quake resistant


March 15th, 2011 - 10:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 15 (IANS) Even though the national capital lies in high-risk seismic zone IV, Delhi Metro riders need not panic as its infrastructure is earthquake resistant and can ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Delhi Metro’s Central Secretariat-Qutub Minar line opens Friday


September 2nd, 2010 - 7:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 2 (IANS) Come Friday and commuters from Delhi will travel to the capital's satellite town of Gurgaon more easily as Delhi Metro opens its Central Secretariat-Qutub Minar section for ... Read more...

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Israeli warplanes hit Hamas targets in Gaza


July 1st, 2010 - 8:16 am ICT by IANS
Gaza, July 1 (DPA) Israeli warplanes carried out four successive air strikes on different targets belonging to Islamic Hamas movement's armed wing early Thursday, witnesses and medics said. They said that Israeli F16 ... Read more...

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Colosseum to open gladiator passageways for public viewing


June 24th, 2010 - 7:48 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 24 (ANI): The yawning passages of the Colosseum, where gladiators waited before battling it out on the centre stage and wild animals were caged, are set to be opened ... Read more...

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Norwich State Hospital Featured In “Ghost Hunters”


May 6th, 2010 - 6:32 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey May 6, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Norwich State Hospital, built in 1904, has a reputation of being a very haunted building. Of course, the condition of the facade contributes a lot ... Read more...

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Kim Jong Il has a network of 007-style emergency escape tunnels, reveals defector


December 9th, 2009 - 2:42 pm ICT by ANI
Pyongyang, Dec. 9 (ANI): North Korean leader Kim Jong Il has a network of underground tunnels - containing railway lines, a water supply and even vegetation - to help him escape Pyongyang ... Read more...

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Quarry on Crete could be original site of ancient Greek Labyrinth


October 16th, 2009 - 3:36 pm ICT by ANI
London, October 16 (ANI): An Anglo-Greek team believes that an old stone quarry on the Greek island of Crete, which has a network of underground tunnels, could be the original site of ... Read more...

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Three killed in Israeli airstrike in Gaza


August 26th, 2009 - 1:23 am ICT by IANS
Gaza, Aug 25 (Xinhua) Three Palestinian brothers were killed early Tuesday in an Israeli airstrike at smuggling tunnels in southern Gaza Strip town of Rafah, witnesses and medical sources said. The latest ... Read more...

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MJ was dreaming of Neverland 2


July 27th, 2009 - 3:43 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 27 (ANI): Michael Jackson was dreaming of shifting to a Neverland-style mansion in Las Vegas before his sudden death last month.Zar Zanganeh, a realtor in LA, has claimed that ... Read more...

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Israeli airstrikes in Gaza kill two Palestinians


May 3rd, 2009 - 7:44 am ICT by IANS
Gaza, May 3 (Xinhua) Two Palestinians were killed and four wounded in a series of Israeli army airstrikes on the border between southern Gaza Strip and Egypt, medics and security sources said. The ... Read more...

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Crusaders’ tunnels found beneath historic heart of Maltese capital


March 26th, 2009 - 2:47 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 26 (ANI): A tunnel network has been uncovered beneath the historic heart of the Maltese capital of Valletta, which according to rumors, had been constructed by the crusading Knights ... Read more...

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Israeli planes hit targets in Gaza (Lead)


February 2nd, 2009 - 5:58 am ICT by IANS
Gaza, Feb 2 (Xinhua) Israel launched a series of airstrikes Sunday night on several targets in the Gaza Strip, including a police station and the border area between Gaza and Egypt, witnesses ... Read more...

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Hamas” weaponry could prove deadly to Israelis


January 7th, 2009 - 1:40 pm ICT by ANI
Tel Aviv, Jan.7 (ANI): The Islamist militant group Hamas is reported to have several key weapons that could inflict heavy casualties on any invading force, including Israel, despite being overmatched. According ... Read more...

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How First World War soldiers on Western Front used to live in underground tunnels


November 10th, 2008 - 3:51 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 10 (ANI): Archaeologists have excavated an extensive network of First World War tunnels near the Belgian town of Ypres, which provide an insight into the underground life of the ... Read more...

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Dubai Palm Jumeirah’s flagship resort opens


September 25th, 2008 - 6:49 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, Sep 25 (IANS) The mid-eastern metropolis of Dubai got yet another extravagant tourist spot with the opening of the 'Atlantis, The Palm' integrated entertainment resort.The flagship project of the Palm Jumeirah, ... Read more...

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Four killed in tunnel collapse under Gaza-Egypt border


August 2nd, 2008 - 4:43 am ICT by IANS
DPA Gaza, Aug 2 (DPA) Four Palestinians were killed and 14 wounded Friday when a tunnel under the border between the southern Gaza Strip town of Rafah and Egypt collapsed, medics and witnesses ... Read more...

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Suicide bombing kills 17, three shot dead (Lead)


June 22nd, 2008 - 9:28 pm ICT by IANS
DPA Baghdad, June 22 (DPA) At least 20 people were killed Sunday and 44 wounded in different incidents across Iraq, including an attack by a female suicide bomber, security sources and media reports ... Read more...

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Sweet spot for radio frequencies in underground tunnels identified


May 17th, 2008 - 2:05 pm ICT by admin
Washington, May 17 (ANI): Researchers at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) in the US have confirmed that underground tunnelsgenerally a difficult setting for radioscan have a frequency sweet ... Read more...

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China has secretly built a nuke submarine base


May 2nd, 2008 - 1:03 pm ICT by admin
London, May 2 (ANI): China has secretly built a major underground nuclear submarine base that could threaten Asian countries and challenge American power in the region. Satellite imagery, passed to The ... Read more...

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Iranian rockets smuggled into Gaza by sea: Haneya aide


March 13th, 2008 - 7:33 pm ICT by admin
Xinhua Gaza, March 13 (Xinhua) An aide to deposed Hamas prime minister Ismail Haneya Thursday said Iranian-made Grad rockets are smuggled into Gaza across the Mediterranean Sea and not through the underground tunnels ... Read more...

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Sale of historic British Old War Office on anvil


December 26th, 2007 - 5:13 pm ICT by admin
London, Dec 26 (ANI): The trapezium shaped British Old War Office building, which is situated in the heart of London would soon be sold as part of the Defence Ministry's cost cutting ... Read more...

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Exclusive Mickey Mouse kangaroo captured on camera for the first time


December 10th, 2007 - 1:46 pm ICT by admin
London, Dec 10 (ANI): Scientists have captured on camera a new desert animal in the deserts of Mongolia and China, which hops just like a kangaroo. Known as the long eared jerboa, this ... Read more...

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