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Cutting dirty fuel use may save 2.7 Lakh lives annually in India

Eliminating emissions from these sources -- without any changes to industrial or vehicle emissions -- would bring the average outdoor air pollution levels below the country's air quality standard.

published on : 3rd May 2019

FBI was tipped off minutes before California synagogue attack

FBI employees said that though they tried to determine who wrote a social media post threatening violence against Jews, they couldn't do it before the attack.

published on : 30th April 2019

US synagogue shooting: 19-year-old kills 1, wounds rabbi and 2 others in California's Poway

There were indications an AR-type assault weapon might have malfunctioned after the gunman, identified as John Earnest, fired numerous rounds inside the Chabad of Poway, San Diego County.

published on : 28th April 2019

California parents who starved and shackled children sentenced to life

David and Louise Turpin had starved and shackled 12 of their children by chaining them to beds, forcing them to live in squalor and allowing them to shower only once a year.

published on : 20th April 2019

Excise special squad seizes 16 LSD stamps 

They arrested Prabodh, 21, of Kalamassery in Ernakulam district. 

published on : 20th April 2019

41-year-old Indian-origin man jailed for life for sexually exploiting minor in US

According to court documents and evidence presented during the sentencing hearing, Deshpande contacted the minor in Orlando through an online chat application in July 2017.

published on : 13th April 2019

Rolled joints for aching joints: More seniors use marijuana

The 2018 General Social Survey, an annual sampling of Americans' views, found a record 61 per cent back legalization, and those 65 and older are increasingly supportive.

published on : 26th March 2019

California man cleared after 40 years in prison gets USD 21 million

Craig Coley was released in 2017 after he was pardoned by then-Gov. Jerry Brown, who said DNA evidence and re-investigation proved Coley's innocence.

published on : 26th February 2019

Shocking: US couple gets life sentence for torture, abuse of their 13 children

The couple, scheduled to be sentenced to life in prison on April 13, won't be eligible for parole for at least 25 years

published on : 23rd February 2019

Disneyland crowned most vegan-friendly theme park

Disneyland opened its first craft-beer taproom, offering a selection of plant-based food and vegan-friendly beer to the locals and tourists visiting the amusement park.

published on : 13th February 2019

WATCH | Five die, two hospitalized when plane parts hit California house

Video posted on Twitter showed panicked residents running to a suburban home that was engulfed in flames.

published on : 4th February 2019

Guillermo del Toro offers support to save horror bookstore 

Director Joe Lynch, 'Monster Squad' author Heather Wixson and actor Barbara Crampton also took to the microblogging site to back the bookstore.

published on : 21st January 2019

Three dead, four injured in shooting at California bowling alley

Employees of  Gable House claim that except for small fights violence is rare in the area.

published on : 5th January 2019

Indian-origin police officer shot dead in California

Corporal Ronil Singh, a 7-year veteran of the Newman Police Department, was shot dead by a suspected Hispanic.

published on : 27th December 2018

Natural Disasters of 2018

Below are some of the key disasters which rocked the world this year.

published on : 25th December 2018
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