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Islamic State claims Germany train assault, group’s flag found in room of attacker

Islamic State claims Germany train assault, group’s flag found in room of attacker

The Islamic State claimed responsibility on Tuesday for an attack by an axe-wielding Afghan refugee on a German train, according to its online Amaq news agency.

Jul 19, 2016, 19:31 PM IST
World's oldest axe discovered in Western Australia - Watch!

World's oldest axe discovered in Western Australia - Watch!

The tool is nearly 50,000-year-old and 10,000 years older than the previous oldest known fragments found in northern Australia in 2010.

May 11, 2016, 10:35 AM IST

5,500-year-old fingerprint traced on vessel in Denmark

Archaeologists have found a 5,500-year-old ceramic vessel bearing the fingerprint of the artisan who made it.

Jun 28, 2015, 16:10 PM IST

Death threats made to BBC chief after Clarkson axe

British police were on Sunday investigating death threats against BBC director-general Tony Hall following his decision to drop popular "Top Gear" presenter Jeremy Clarkson.

Mar 29, 2015, 06:39 AM IST
Germanwings captain tried to smash into cockpit with axe: Report

Germanwings captain tried to smash into cockpit with axe: Report

The captain locked out of the cockpit of the Germanwings plane that crashed in the French Alps used an axe to try and force his way back in, German daily Bild said on Friday, citing security sources.

Mar 27, 2015, 12:05 PM IST

Oslo imam seriously wounded in axe attack

The imam of Oslo`s main mosque was recuperating in hospital on Tuesday after a masked assailant repeatedly hacked him with a small axe in the centre of the Norwegian capital, a report said.

Jun 17, 2014, 11:55 AM IST

JNU student stable but still in ICU

Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) student Roshni was in stable condition Friday, two days after being attacked savagely with an axe by a besotted classmate.

Aug 02, 2013, 22:45 PM IST

Deo brand Lynx to introduce first fragrance for women

British deodorant giant Lynx, known as Axe across the rest of the world, will now be unveiling a fragrance for women for the first time.

Jan 24, 2012, 20:12 PM IST

Man with axe kills 6 in central China attacks

A mentally disturbed man with an axe attacked children and parents walking on a city street in central China on Wednesday, killing six, local officials said.

Sep 14, 2011, 12:49 PM IST

Britain axes 11,000 armed forces jobs: Government

Britain said it would axe around
11,000 armed forces jobs as part of defence cuts brought in to
help reduce the country`s record budget deficit.

Mar 02, 2011, 12:22 PM IST

Cricket faces 2014 Asian Games axe

Cricket faces the axe from the 2014 Asian Games after organisers of the showpiece in Incheon, South Korea, on Thursday omitted the sport from their list of proposed events.

Nov 12, 2010, 00:00 AM IST

After failing to rape her, father axes daughter to death

A father who failed to
allegedly rape his teenaged daughter, today stabbed her to
death at Satnali near here, following which he was arrested
and a case registered against him, police said.

Nov 11, 2010, 00:39 AM IST

South Africa axes six traditional kings

President Jacob Zuma announced
on Thursday that South Africa would stop recognising half the
nation`s traditional kings and queens, dismissing them as
artificial creations of the apartheid regime.

Jul 29, 2010, 22:57 PM IST