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All 14 die in Nepal plane crash
Kathmandu, Aug 24 (IANS) The festival of Raksha Bandhan, when sisters pray for the long life of their brothers, turned into stark tragedy in Nepal Tuesday as all 14 people on board a private aircraft, including seven foreign tourists, were killed in a crash near Kathmandu.

Tuesday, August 24, 2010 1:05:52 PM

All 14 killed in Nepal plane crash
Kathmandu, Aug 24 (IANS) The festival of Raksha Bandhan, when sisters pray for the long life of their brothers, turned into stark tragedy in Nepal Tuesday as all 14 people aboard a private aircraft carrying tourists were killed following a crash near Kathmandu.

Tuesday, August 24, 2010 12:26:21 PM

A unique fish is caught in China
Beijing, Aug 24 (IANS) A unique one-feet-long crocodile-like fish was caught in a rivulet in China's Sichuan province, a media report said.

Tuesday, August 24, 2010 12:04:31 PM

All 14 on board feared dead in Nepal plane crash
Kathmandu, Aug 24 (IANS) The festival of Raksha Bandhan turned into stark tragedy in Nepal Tuesday as all 14 people aboard a private aircraft carrying tourists were feared to have been killed following a crash near Kathmandu.

Tuesday, August 24, 2010 11:31:03 AM

Boeing delivers 201st C 17 airlifter to US Air Force
Los Angeles, Aug 24 (IANS) Boeing delivered the 201st C 17 Globemaster-III strategic lift aircraft to the US Air Force (USAF) July 20, marking a record in the production of this aircraft.

Tuesday, August 24, 2010 10:54:07 AM

Chinese women at risk as male-female ratio widens
Beijing, Aug 24 (IANS) China's widening sex ratio could result in a surge of crimes against women as shortage of females may lead to abduction of girls for forced marriages, a media report said.

Tuesday, August 24, 2010 10:44:01 AM

Plane with 14 crashes in Nepal, hope recedes for survivors
Kathmandu, Aug 24 (IANS) Hope receded for the 14 people aboard a private airline flight as its aircraft carrying tourists crashed near Kathmandu Tuesday morning and incessant rain prevented rescue teams from reaching the site.

Tuesday, August 24, 2010 10:42:46 AM

Aircraft with 14 on board crashes in Nepal
Kathmandu, Aug 24 (IANS) A small passenger aircraft with 14 people on board crashed in Nepal's Makwanpur district Tuesday morning, a media report said.

Tuesday, August 24, 2010 10:14:21 AM

Philippine police admit shortcomings in bloody hostage-taking
Manila, Aug 24 (DPA) The chief of police in the Philippine capital Tuesday admitted shortcomings in the handling of a hostage-taking incident that left eight Hong Kong tourists dead.

Tuesday, August 24, 2010 10:05:05 AM

Plane crash in Nepal
Kathmandu, Aug 24 (IANS) A plane crashed in Nepal's Makwanpur district early Tuesday morning, a media report said.

Tuesday, August 24, 2010 9:50:42 AM

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