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Saturday 22 May 2010
An Air India Express plane trying to land in the rain at a tricky hilltop airport in southern India overshot the runway, crashed and burst into flames at dawn today, killing nearly 160 people, officials said. At least eight survived.
Saturday 22 May 2010
Kelly Sotherton, the reigning Commonwealth heptathlon champion, has been ruled out of the summer track season because of a back injury.
Saturday 01 May 2010
The US Embassy said terrorists were planning "imminent attacks" in India's capital and has warned Americans there to be vigilant.
Friday 30 April 2010
Saturday 10 April 2010
Delhi's wine society was enjoying a gathering at The Park on the night of my stay and I wangled an invitation. It proved a wonderfully lively evening – not only for the insight into a vibrantly emerging market but also for the go-ahead crowd I met. The Park group now has eight properties, and is a member of the Design Hotels consortium.
Tuesday 09 March 2010
England slumped to a 2-0 defeat to Spain in their final group match at the World Cup in New Delhi yesterday.
Wednesday 03 March 2010
England made it two wins out of two at the World Cup in New Delhi when they came from behind to beat South Africa 6-4 yesterday. Marvin Harper opened the scoring for South Africa after 10 minutes, but Richard Mantell levelled with the first of his two penalty corner goals four minutes later, and England were in front in the 23rd minute when Rob Moore found the net.
Monday 01 March 2010
James Tindall struck twice to enable England to pull off a surprise 3-2 victory over the tournament favourites Australia on the opening day of the men's World Cup in New Delhi yesterday.
Saturday 06 February 2010
Monday 18 January 2010
Tuesday 08 December 2009
A man suspected of being one of the world's most prolific underground bankers has been arrested in India after a global manhunt involving British police.
Wednesday 25 November 2009
An Indian government investigation released yesterday reportedly implicates dozens of Hindu nationalist politicians – including a former prime minister – in the 1992 demolition of a mosque which sparked deadly communal riots.
Thursday 19 November 2009
A Indian card player was killed after an argument over winnings of just
Tuesday 03 November 2009
Thursday 03 September 2009
A powerful Indian politician and four other people were killed when their helicopter crashed in the dense jungles of southern India during a pounding rainstorm, the government announced today.
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