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Indian scientists express doubt over meteorite death attribution

NEW DELHI Indian scientists have expressed doubt that a man in the southern state of Tamil Nadu was the first person to have been confirmed killed by a meteorite strike, as the state's top official has declared.

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Leopard found in school grounds in India

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Ohio police and perhaps 'Man with the Yellow Hat' on lookout for monkey

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05 Feb 2016

Sparrow defies nature and joins Japanese family

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08 Feb 2016