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The Indian Express
Aadhaar to NCERT: Madrasas and the new normalZiaul Uloom, students come mostly from the families of daily wage labourers in
The Indian Express / Posted 4 hours ago
Ziaul Uloom, students come mostly from the families of daily wage labourers in surrounding districts and from Bihar, West Bengal and Jharkhand. Earlier, the madrasa opened its door to all who knocked on it, no one was turned away. No longer. No... Read more
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Boston Globe
Two remarkable exhibitions show how color came to art photographyplay of planes within the frame, and creating the illusion of depth. A photogra
Boston Globe / Posted 7 hours ago
play of planes within the frame, and creating the illusion of depth. A photograph like “Pavement Mirror Shop, Howrah, West Bengal,” from 1991, is part puzzle, part documentation — and all tour de force. For Singh, a photograph was less recording... Read more
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asianage
Transition to Airtel to begin from Wednesdayarrangement between the two companies. “The first batch of the transition is b
asianage / Posted 7 hours ago
arrangement between the two companies. “The first batch of the transition is being effected in UP (West), Bihar, and West Bengal. Over the coming weeks, all consumer mobile customers of Tata Teleservices across all circles will gradually... Read more
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asianage
BrahMos missile successfully test fired from Sukhoi fighter jet for first timemissile, from a Sukhoi-30 MKI, the Indian Air Force’s (IAF) frontline fighter j
asianage / Posted 9 hours ago
missile, from a Sukhoi-30 MKI, the Indian Air Force’s (IAF) frontline fighter jet, against a sea-based target in Bay of Bengal. The successful maiden test firing of BrahMos Air Launched Cruise Missile (ALCM) from Su-30MKI will bolster the IAF’s... Read more
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dna
Need to improve administrative arrangements for early redressal of complaintspower and renewable energy sectors. These projects are spread over several sta
dna / Posted 11 hours ago
power and renewable energy sectors. These projects are spread over several states including Uttarakhand, Odisha, West Bengal, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, Kerala, Nagaland, Assam, Maharashtra, Telangana and Andhra Pradesh. These projects are... Read more
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Gulf News
Brahmos test fired from Sukhoi jet, boost to IAF’s prowesstactical cruise missile triad for the country.The defence ministry said the mis
Gulf News / Posted 15 hours ago
tactical cruise missile triad for the country.The defence ministry said the missile hit a sea-based target in the Bay of Bengal from the combat jet. The land and warship versions of the missile have already been inducted into the armed... Read more
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The Hindu
Tata Tele mobile customers start transitioning to Airtelbusiness by Bharti Airtel. The first batch of the transition is being effected
The Hindu / Posted 15 hours ago
business by Bharti Airtel. The first batch of the transition is being effected in circles of UP (West), Bihar, and West Bengal, the two companies said in a joint statement. All mobile customers of Tata Teleservices across all circles will... Read more
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Gulf News
We could have won with little more time at Eden: Saha100, it automatically boosts your morale.“May be with a bit more time at our di
Gulf News / Posted 17 hours ago
100, it automatically boosts your morale.“May be with a bit more time at our disposal, we could have won,” the 33-year-old Bengal stumper reflected.“We tried hard but initially if we could have got the first few decisions quickly, it could have... Read more
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dna
The moment when BrahMos was successfully flight-tested from Sukhoifighter jet of the Indian Air Force (IAF) . The defence ministry said the miss
dna / Posted 17 hours ago
fighter jet of the Indian Air Force (IAF) . The defence ministry said the missile hit a sea-based target in the Bay of Bengal from the combat aircraft. "Brahmos, the world's fastest supersonic cruise missile created history on today after it... Read more
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Business Standard India
Supersonic BrahMos missile successfully tested using Sukhoi-30 aircraftmissile from the Indian Air Forces (IAF) front-line fighter aircraft Sukhoi-30M
Business Standard India / Posted 18 hours ago
missile from the Indian Air Forces (IAF) front-line fighter aircraft Sukhoi-30MKI against a sea based target in the Bay of Bengal. The missile was gravity dropped from the Su-30 from fuselage, and the two stage missiles engine fired up and... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
R Ashwin, Ravindra Jadeja or Wriddhiman Saha? Wicketkeeper clears air on no 6 debateit automatically boosts your morale. "May be with a bit more time at our dispo
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 18 hours ago
it automatically boosts your morale. "May be with a bit more time at our disposal, we could have won," he lamented. The Bengal stumper felt that had a few decisions early on in the Lankan second innings gone their way, it could have been a... Read more
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dna
Three Al-Qaeda terror suspects arrested in kolkata sent to police custody till Dec 5the latest findings. Police are also looking into the possibility of presence o
dna / Posted 19 hours ago
the latest findings. Police are also looking into the possibility of presence of others of the group in Kolkata or rest of Bengal. A team of STF, if need be, would also visit places where they had been allegedly staying, to corroborate the... Read more
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SportingNews
I-League 2017: East Bengal squad analysis - Kolkata giants desperate for elusive trophythe strengths and weaknesses of each team in their hunt for the trophy. Here,
SportingNews / Posted 19 hours ago
the strengths and weaknesses of each team in their hunt for the trophy. Here, we analyse the squad of Kolkata giants East Bengal. The Red and Golds have appointed Khalid Jamil, who led Aizawl FC to the I-League title last season, at the helm of... Read more
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The Hindu
Brahmos test fired from Sukhoi fighter jet for first timethe first time from a Sukhoi-30MKI fighter jet of the Indian Air Force. The mi
The Hindu / Posted 19 hours ago
the first time from a Sukhoi-30MKI fighter jet of the Indian Air Force. The missile hit a sea-based target in the Bay of Bengal from the combat jet. “The successful maiden test firing of Brahmos Air Launched Cruise Missile (ALCM) from Su-30MKI... Read more
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asianage
BrahMos missile successfully test fired from Sukhoi fighter jet for first timefirst time from a Sukhoi-30MKI fighter jet of the Indian Air Force (IAF). The
asianage / Posted 20 hours ago
first time from a Sukhoi-30MKI fighter jet of the Indian Air Force (IAF). The missile hit a sea-based target in the Bay of Bengal from the combat jet. "The successful maiden test firing of BrahMos Air Launched Cruise Missile (ALCM) from Su-30MKI... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Brahmos test fired from Sukhoi fighter jet for first timethe first time from a Sukhoi-30MKI fighter jet of the Indian Air Force. The mi
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 20 hours ago
the first time from a Sukhoi-30MKI fighter jet of the Indian Air Force. The missile hit a sea-based target in the Bay of Bengal from the combat jet. “The successful maiden test firing of Brahmos Air Launched Cruise Missile (ALCM) from Su-30MKI... Read more
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dna
India successfully test-fires BrahMos supersonic cruise missile from Sukhoimissile from IAF's Sukhoi 30MKI fighter jet. It was successfully fired from an
dna / Posted 20 hours ago
missile from IAF's Sukhoi 30MKI fighter jet. It was successfully fired from an Indian Air Force base over the Bay of Bengal. The missile, which was launched as a test firing exercise, travels almost three times faster than sound at Mach 2.8.... Read more
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dna
Despite fan base, Mohun Bagan, East Bengal don't get investors: AIFF General secretaryKolkata giants Mohun Bagan and East Bengal need to put their complaints aside a
dna / Posted 22 hours ago
Kolkata giants Mohun Bagan and East Bengal need to put their complaints aside and do some "soul-searching" on why they have failed to attract the kind of investors needed to play in the more glamorous Indian Super League (ISL), All India Football... Read more
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The Hindu
Odisha to seek GI tag for ‘Jagannath Rasagola’Jagannath Temple at Puri, as it will be easier to support the application with
The Hindu / Posted 22 hours ago
Jagannath Temple at Puri, as it will be easier to support the application with historical evidence. Soon after the West Bengal government secured the GI registration for ‘Banglar Rasogolla’, senior Odisha officials got into a hurdle to chart out... Read more
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dna
Linking of Aadhaar with personal details dangerous for individuals and society: Mamata BanerjeeWest Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday said that linking of perso
dna / Posted yesterday
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday said that linking of personal details with Aadhaar number was "dangerous" for individuals and society. Banerjee, in a post on her Twitter handle, said, "Linking of #Aadhaar is very problematic. In... Read more
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asianage
I-League battles for sustenanceDelhi-based Indian Arrows, comprising mostly of India’s U-17 World Cup squad pl
asianage / Posted yesterday
Delhi-based Indian Arrows, comprising mostly of India’s U-17 World Cup squad players, are the three new entries, offsetting Bengaluru FC’s migration to the ISL. Commanding attention also will be Indian football’s Big Two, Mohun Bagan and East... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
I-League battles for sustenanceDelhi-based Indian Arrows, comprising mostly of India’s U-17 World Cup squad pl
Decclan Chronicle / Posted yesterday
Delhi-based Indian Arrows, comprising mostly of India’s U-17 World Cup squad players, are the three new entries, offsetting Bengaluru FC’s migration to the ISL. Commanding attention also will be Indian football’s Big Two, Mohun Bagan and East... Read more
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dna
Yet to receive central fund for flood damages, says West Bengal governmentThe West Bengal government today told the assembly that it is yet to receive an
dna / Posted yesterday
The West Bengal government today told the assembly that it is yet to receive any central grant from the National Disaster Response Fund (NDRF) for the losses and damages caused by the monsoon flood in the state. Finance Minister Amit Mitra replying... Read more
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dna
Bengal Education Minister asks Presidency University VC to solve vacant seat issueWest Bengal Education Minister Partha Chatterjee on Tuesday said he told Presid
dna / Posted yesterday
West Bengal Education Minister Partha Chatterjee on Tuesday said he told Presidency University Vice Chancellor Anuradha Lohia that something needed to be done to address the vacant seats issue of the premier institute from next session. "I have made... Read more
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International Business Times
One US state has seen three elephants and a tiger roam its interstates in just two months was transporting 14 big cats Florida to Tennessee when the truck stopped to fee
International Business Times / Posted yesterday
was transporting 14 big cats Florida to Tennessee when the truck stopped to feed the animals and one, six-year-old Bengal tiger Suzy, got loose. Numerous sightings of Suzy were then reported along Interstate 75 before the entertainment... Read more
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The Hindu
League’s 11th edition launched; set to run concurrently with ISLFC (Mizoram, defending champion), Neroca FC (Manipur), Shillong Lajong FC (Megh
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
FC (Mizoram, defending champion), Neroca FC (Manipur), Shillong Lajong FC (Meghalaya), Mohun Bagan AC and Kingfisher East Bengal (Bengal), Minerva Punjab (Punjab), Gokulam Kerala FC (Kerala), Churchill Brothers FC Goa (Goa), Indian Arrows (Delhi),... Read more
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dna
Rohingya crisis: SC to hear plea against deportation on December 5leader K N Govindacharaya, the Democratic Youth Federation of India (DYFI), the
dna / Posted yesterday
leader K N Govindacharaya, the Democratic Youth Federation of India (DYFI), the youth wing of of the CPI(M), the West Bengal child rights body, and BJP leader Ashwini Kumar Upadhyay, have been filed in the apex court on the issue. The top... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
UP joins chorus against Padmavati, CM Yogi says Sanjay Leela Bhansali as guilty as those issuing threatsdemand cuts if anything was found to be objectionable. The Supreme Court has re
Hindustantimes.com / Posted yesterday
demand cuts if anything was found to be objectionable. The Supreme Court has refused to block the release of the movie and Bengaluru police have beefed up security outside the house of former Badminton champion Prakash Padukone, in view of threats... Read more
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dna
Kolkata police arrest three with links to Al-Qaedaof Durga puja here and while the U-17 FIFA World Cup was on, that 2-3 persons f
dna / Posted yesterday
of Durga puja here and while the U-17 FIFA World Cup was on, that 2-3 persons from Bangladesh have or will soon come to Bengal from some other part of the country. Acting on that input, in the last 20-25 days we started combing operation at... Read more
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Central Chronicle
WB Govt to sign MoUs for bringing in foreign investment in fish cultivationAgencies, Kolkata The West Bengal Government is signing memoranda of understan
Central Chronicle / Posted yesterday
Agencies, Kolkata The West Bengal Government is signing memoranda of understanding (MoUs) with various companies to bring in investment in the sector of fish farming. The idea behind these joint ventures with the State Government is to make Bengal... Read more
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asianage
Historical experts must review 'Padmavati', not filmstars: Rajasthan CM bans film in stateSingh and Uttar Pradesh Deputy Chief Minister Keshav Prasad Maurya also spoke a
asianage / Posted 2 days ago
Singh and Uttar Pradesh Deputy Chief Minister Keshav Prasad Maurya also spoke along the same lines. However, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Saturday extended her support to the film and said that the controversy was "a... Read more
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asianage
Veteran Congress leader Priya Ranjan Dasmunsi passes awayminister. The Congress president said that Dasmunsi was a devout political act
asianage / Posted 2 days ago
minister. The Congress president said that Dasmunsi was a devout political activist and one of the tallest leaders of West Bengal. “His work at the immense work at the grassroots would be remembered for posterity, despite his prolonged illness, he... Read more
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dna
Politics peaks as states spar over movielegendary Hindu queen Padmini and Delhi Sultnate ruler Alauddin Khilji is wrong
dna / Posted 2 days ago
legendary Hindu queen Padmini and Delhi Sultnate ruler Alauddin Khilji is wrong and insults the Rajput community. West Bengal Chief Minister and TMC head Mamata Banerjee, however, termed the controversy a calculated plan to destroy the freedom... Read more
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The Indian Express
Padmavati row: SC rejects plea to delete scenes; CM Chouhan says will not allow film’s release in MPthe film and slammed what they called “distortion of history”. But Mamata Bane
The Indian Express / Posted 2 days ago
the film and slammed what they called “distortion of history”. But Mamata Banerjee, chief minister of TMC-ruled West Bengal, spoke out against the protests and urged the film industry to “come together and protest in one voice” against the... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
3 elephants forced onto Georgia interstate during tractor-trailer fireelephants are just the latest animals to find their way onto Georgia highways i
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 2 days ago
elephants are just the latest animals to find their way onto Georgia highways in the past few months. Suzy, a 6-year-old Bengal tiger, was shot and killed after roaming a Henry County neighborhood and attacking a dog, The Atlanta... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
3 elephants forced onto Georgia interstate during tractor-trailer fireelephants are just the latest animals to find their way onto Georgia highways i
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 2 days ago
elephants are just the latest animals to find their way onto Georgia highways in the past few months. Suzy, a 6-year-old Bengal tiger, was shot and killed after roaming a Henry County neighborhood and attacking a dog, The Atlanta... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
3 elephants forced onto Georgia interstate during tractor-trailer fireelephants are just the latest animals to find their way onto Georgia highways i
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 2 days ago
elephants are just the latest animals to find their way onto Georgia highways in the past few months. Suzy, a 6-year-old Bengal tiger, was shot and killed after roaming a Henry County neighborhood and attacking a dog, The Atlanta... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
3 elephants forced onto Georgia interstate during tractor-trailer fireelephants are just the latest animals to find their way onto Georgia highways i
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 2 days ago
elephants are just the latest animals to find their way onto Georgia highways in the past few months. Suzy, a 6-year-old Bengal tiger, was shot and killed after roaming a Henry County neighborhood and attacking a dog, The Atlanta... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
3 elephants forced onto Georgia interstate during tractor-trailer fireelephants are just the latest animals to find their way onto Georgia highways i
Dayton Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
elephants are just the latest animals to find their way onto Georgia highways in the past few months. Suzy, a 6-year-old Bengal tiger, was shot and killed after roaming a Henry County neighborhood and attacking a dog, The Atlanta... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
What next for Manchester city centre? The biggest plans in the pipelineinclude 200 flats at Weavers Quay, between Weybridge Road and New Islington mar
Manchester Evening News / Posted 2 days ago
include 200 flats at Weavers Quay, between Weybridge Road and New Islington marina, 150 at Sawmill Court on Bengal Street and 200 homes - mostly apartments - at Smith’s Yard on the same road. This is merely the first phase in a much... Read more
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ajc.com
3 elephants forced onto Georgia interstate during tractor-trailer fireelephants are just the latest animals to find their way onto Georgia highways i
ajc.com / Posted 2 days ago
elephants are just the latest animals to find their way onto Georgia highways in the past few months. Suzy, a 6-year-old Bengal tiger, was shot and killed after roaming a Henry County neighborhood and attacking a dog, The Atlanta... Read more
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dna
Five of orchestra party electrocuted while performingin Bihar's Gopalganj district on Monday, police said. All the seven members of
dna / Posted 2 days ago
in Bihar's Gopalganj district on Monday, police said. All the seven members of the orchestra party, hailing from West Bengal, were performing on a moving tractor trolley at Kalyanpur village when they came in contact with a high-tension wire.... Read more
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ajc.com
Feds to investigate escape of tiger found prowling metro Atlanta interstateand Barnum & Bailey’s circus, and big cat trainer Alexander Lacey. Feld Entert
ajc.com / Posted 2 days ago
and Barnum & Bailey’s circus, and big cat trainer Alexander Lacey. Feld Entertainment was transporting Suzy, a 6-year-old Bengal tiger owned by Lacey, from Florida to Tennessee when she escaped from the truck carrying 14 big cats on Sept. 6. Suzy... Read more
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Business Standard India
Bimal Gurung suspended from GJM, Tamang appointed as new chiefsuspended for six months the absconding party president Bimal Gurung, a day ahe
Business Standard India / Posted 2 days ago
suspended for six months the absconding party president Bimal Gurung, a day ahead of an all-party meeting called by West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee. Gurung's wife and GJM Mahila Morcha chief Asha, his close aide and party general... Read more
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dna
Remembering Congress leader Priya Ranjan Dasmunsi - the man who juggled politics and football with elanDasmunsi won consecutively thrice from '96 to 2004. Though in the last two poll
dna / Posted 2 days ago
Dasmunsi won consecutively thrice from '96 to 2004. Though in the last two polls, he contested from Raigaunj. The West Bengal Congress leader was elected a member of the all-powerful Congress Working Committee in 1977 and was the Union Minister... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Priya Ranjan Dasmunsi: Politician from the grassroots who mastered Parliament’s rulesgrappling with the aftermath of Emergency, when Dasmunsi, a firebrand leader, e
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 2 days ago
grappling with the aftermath of Emergency, when Dasmunsi, a firebrand leader, emerged as the face of the Congress in West Bengal. Siddhartha Shankar Ray, the chief minister and party’s senior-most leader in the state, had blood on his hands after... Read more
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Business Standard India
Priya Ranjan Dasmunsi dies at 72; Modi, Sonia Gandhi, Rahul condole demisepresident Sonia Gandhi described Dasmunsi as a “devout” political activist and
Business Standard India / Posted 2 days ago
president Sonia Gandhi described Dasmunsi as a “devout” political activist and “one of the tallest” leaders of West Bengal. She said Dasmunsi served the party and government “illustriously”. “His work at the immense work at the grassroots... Read more
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Business Standard India
Padmavati row politically planned to destroy freedom of expression: MamataWest Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday said that the 'Padmavati'
Business Standard India / Posted 2 days ago
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday said that the 'Padmavati' controversy is the calculated plan of a political party to destroy freedom of expression. The Chief Minister tweeted, "The Padmavati controversy is not only unfortunate... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Is the Houston Zoo haunted by the ghost of a former daredevil zookeeper?was awarded a gold medal by the city of Houston for his heroics in saving a vis
Stamford Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
was awarded a gold medal by the city of Houston for his heroics in saving a visitor from being mauled by the zoo's Bengal tiger," according to the archive. It was a visiting park official from North Dakota that was saved from the tiger's... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Is the Houston Zoo haunted by the ghost of a former daredevil zookeeper?was awarded a gold medal by the city of Houston for his heroics in saving a vis
Connecticut Post / Posted 2 days ago
was awarded a gold medal by the city of Houston for his heroics in saving a visitor from being mauled by the zoo's Bengal tiger," according to the archive. It was a visiting park official from North Dakota that was saved from the tiger's... Read more
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