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  • Gopinath Munde's accident: Accused driver was speeding, say police June 3, 2014

    New Delhi: The 32-year-old driver of the cab, which hit Union Minister Gopinath Munde's car in the wee hours on Tuesday at an intersection leading to his death, was allegedly speeding and had jumped the red light, according to police. "An FIR has been registered against Gurvinder Singh under section 279...
  • Six dead, 500 ill after drinking water in Ghaziabad April 6, 2013

    Ghaziabad: Six people died and at least 500 people fell seriously ill after drinking contaminated ground water in the Loni area of Ghaziabad, officials said on Friday. Hospital and police officials said that residents of Prem Nagar in Ghaziabad complained of drowsiness and fell unconscious after drinking tap water on...
  • 10,000 fake call centres running in Delhi, say police January 22, 2013

    New Delhi: Over 10,000 fake call centres are operating in New Delhi and many of them indulge in illegal activities of cheating innocent people, a police officer said on Monday. "Over 10,000 fake call centres are running in the capital which are making around 2 to 2.5 lakh calls daily to...
  • 2 UK officers played key role in Op Geronimo May 8, 2011

    London: Two officers from the British special forces played a vital role in planning the covert operation that killed al Qaeda chief Osama Bin Laden at his hideout in the heart of Pakistan, a media report said on Sunday. The unnamed officers, a captain and a major, were involved in the...
  • 'Opening ceremony rehearsal to proceed despite breach' August 2, 2008

    Beijing: A dress rehearsal for the Beijing Olympics opening ceremony was set to go ahead on Saturday, organisers said, despite security breaches that led to footage of an earlier practice leaking out. The ceremony directed by Chinese film director Zhang Yimou had been shrouded in secrecy and the first rehearsal took...