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Olympics ceremony crasher identified, organizers sayupdated: Sun Jul 29 2012 11:28:00

Olympics organizers have identified a mystery woman who gatecrashed the Opening Ceremony and marched with India's contingent in the Parade of Nations, they say.

At least 16 killed in stampede at religious festival in Indiaupdated: Tue Nov 08 2011 04:48:00

A stampede at a religious festival in northern India killed at least 16 people Monday, officials said.

Stampede kills 100 in southern Indiaupdated: Sat Jan 15 2011 03:00:00

A stampede near a religious temple killed 100 people in southern India, authorities said.

Indian space rocket explodes soon after launchupdated: Thu Dec 30 2010 00:32:00

A space rocket carrying communications equipment exploded soon after takeoff Saturday evening in India, a news agency reported.

India rocket explodes after launchupdated: Thu Dec 30 2010 00:32:00

An unmanned rocket carrying communications equipment exploded this weekend.

36 dead after bus collides with vehicle carrying mourners in Indiaupdated: Thu Dec 30 2010 00:31:00

Thirty-six people in northern India are dead and another 28 are injured following a collision between a bus and a vehicle carrying mourners from a funeral, a news agency reported Sunday, citing local officials.

Report: Floods in northern India leave 19 deadupdated: Sat Sep 18 2010 18:47:00

Torrential rains triggered mudslides in the northern Indian state of Uttarakhand, killing at least 19 people and trapping another 14, the official Press Trust of India reported Saturday.

165 dead in India floodingupdated: Mon Aug 09 2010 14:08:00

The death toll from last week's flooding and subsequent landslides has risen to 165 in the Himalayan town of Leh, India, according to a senior police officer.

Floods hit Punjabupdated: Mon Aug 09 2010 14:08:00

The floods in Pakistan move south, and the people of the Punjab are the latest victims. ITN's Juliet Bremner reports.

500 missing, 145 dead in India floodingupdated: Sun Aug 08 2010 21:49:00

Rescue workers in India continued to search for more than 500 people missing after flash floods and landslides struck a northern town, state-run media reported Sunday.

Survivors, rescue workers detail Air India crashupdated: Sun May 23 2010 20:57:00

"Banchao! Banchao!" Save me! Save me!

Plane crash survivor speaksupdated: Sun May 23 2010 20:57:00

CNN's Sara Sidner speaks with a woman who survived the Air India plane crash.

Wedding dispute leads to beheadings in Indiaupdated: Wed Feb 11 2009 11:06:00

At least eight people were killed and their mutilated bodies thrown into a river after a meeting to resolve two families' dispute over a secret wedding in eastern India, police said Wednesday.

Indian oil workers end crippling strikeupdated: Sat Jan 10 2009 10:52:00

Facing intense government pressure, Indian oil workers agreed to call off a three-day strike and go back to work, the Oil and Petroleum Ministry announced.

What is known about the Mumbai attacksupdated: Fri Nov 28 2008 23:25:00

Authorities said they were searching the Taj Mahal hotel in Mumbai, India, on Saturday morning after killing several militants, and other standoffs across the city appeared to have ended by Friday.

Mumbai terror timelineupdated: Fri Nov 28 2008 23:25:00

CNN's David Mattingly has a detailed look at the attacks on Mumbai, India. New Delhi Explosions Kill 10, Injure 61updated: Sat Sep 13 2008 12:35:00

A series of explosions across New Delhi killed at least 10 people Saturday and injured 61

Indian army tries to reach flood victimsupdated: Wed Aug 27 2008 15:32:00

Hundreds of Indian army troops were using helicopters and boats Wednesday to deliver supplies and rescue villagers stranded by the worst flooding in decades, after the Kosi River breached an embankment in Nepal to the north.

Kashmir chief's surprise resignationupdated: Mon Jul 07 2008 12:32:00

The top Indian elected leader in Kashmir resigned Monday after weeks of protests that have left seven people dead.

36 missing after Maoists attack Indian policeupdated: Mon Jun 30 2008 06:13:00

Divers spent Monday searching for 36 members of an anti-insurgency unit who went missing after Maoist rebels fired on and sank their boat in eastern India, state media said.

Class protests bring disruption to Indiaupdated: Thu May 29 2008 10:06:00

Members of an Indian ethnic community burned effigies, squatted on railroad tracks and blocked highways Thursday in an attempt to bring part of the country to a halt in a protest over caste classification.

'Terror' groups claims bombingupdated: Thu May 15 2008 04:06:00

Little-known group says it set series of explosions in Indian city. CNN-IBN's Sumon Chakrabarti explains.

Group claims responsibility for India blastsupdated: Thu May 15 2008 04:06:00

A little-known group called Indian Mujahideen has claimed responsibility for Tuesday's near-simultaneous bomb attacks that killed 63 people in the northwest Indian city of Jaipur. It also warned of more attacks in the country.

Thai security greets Olympic torchupdated: Fri Apr 18 2008 04:24:00

The Olympic flame arrived in Bangkok early Friday from New Delhi, India, where extraordinary security measures kept thousands of anti-Chinese protesters mostly at bay during a shortened relay on Thursday.

Indian bus crash kills at least 17updated: Fri Dec 14 2007 02:26:00

A passenger train collided with a bus loaded with college students and teachers in northern India Friday, killing at least 17 people and critically injuring many more, according to the Press Trust of India.

Tycoon owner targets India F1 raceupdated: Mon Sep 03 2007 06:55:00

Indian tycoon Vijay Mallya said on Monday he was determined to bring a Formula One race to his country after confirming he had bought a 50 percent stake in the Spyker team.

Today's Buzz storiesupdated: Mon Apr 16 2007 13:07:00

Regis Philbin says he'll return to his syndicated daytime talk show April 26, about six weeks after having triple heart bypass surgery.

Today's Buzz storiesupdated: Mon Feb 05 2007 14:29:00

Who's bigger in Bollywood, icon Amitabh Bachchan or younger rival Shah Rukh Khan?

India begins bird flu cullupdated: Sun Feb 19 2006 00:19:00

Indian health officials and farm workers have begun culling hundreds of thousands of chickens in a bid to stave off the spread of the H5N1 bird flu virus.

Gunmen killed at Indian templeupdated: Tue Jul 05 2005 01:11:00

A shootout between police and unidentified gunmen at a Hindu temple at a disputed religious site in the northern Indian town of Ayodhya ended with six attackers dead and one in custody, a source said.

Indians return after tsunami alertupdated: Thu Dec 30 2004 02:28:00

A tsunami warning from Indian authorities appeared to be a false alarm, as thousands of panicked residents returned to coastal areas after officials said the warning was meant as advice to be careful, not orders to evacuate.

India death toll rises to 63updated: Mon Oct 04 2004 02:26:00

Police in India are blaming separatist rebels for a series of bombings in the country's volatile northeast that killed more than 60 people.

U.S. shutters New Delhi embassy updated: Thu Aug 05 2004 03:56:00

Fearing possible attacks, the U.S. Embassy in New Delhi has closed its public offices, a statement on the embassy Web site said.

Indian elections expected in Aprilupdated: Fri Feb 06 2004 02:29:00

India's President A.P.J. Abdul Kalam has dissolved the lower house of parliament, paving the way for early elections, possibly in April.

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