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Search for survivors after deadly Japan earthquake – Aftershocks rattle southwestern island

Posted by on 15/04/2016
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Search for survivors after deadly Japan earthquake – Aftershocks rattle southwestern island

Search for survivors after deadly Japan earthquake – Aftershocks rattle southwestern island

MASHIKI, Japan: Shaken residents of a southern Japanese island rocked by a powerful earthquake that left at least nine dead queued for water in rubble-strewn streets yesterday, with many facing a second night of uncertainty away from their ruined homes  Rescuers continued to search through damaged buildings for possible survivors after the violent quake that […]

Rowdy night of campaigning in NY – Clinton, Sanders joust in Brooklyn brawl

Posted by on 15/04/2016
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Rowdy night of campaigning in NY – Clinton, Sanders joust in Brooklyn brawl

Rowdy night of campaigning in NY – Clinton, Sanders joust in Brooklyn brawl

NEW YORK: Democrats brawled in Brooklyn while Republicans in black tie threw sharp elbows at a Manhattan gala in a rowdy New York night of politics ahead of the state’s Tuesday presidential primary. As protests raged outside a state GOP dinner, Republican frontrunner Donald Trump delivered an impassioned defense of the city he calls home. […]

Heavy rains, flooding kill 18 in Saudi – 915 rescued from vehicles – floodwaters inundate USE roads

Posted by on 14/04/2016
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Germany agrees ‘historic’ refugee integration package – Plans also include sweeping anti-terror legislation

Posted by on 14/04/2016
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Egyptian, Filipino kidnapped by pirates off Nigeria

Posted by on 14/04/2016
Filed under Africa, World

Egyptian, Filipino kidnapped by pirates off Nigeria

Egyptian, Filipino kidnapped by pirates off Nigeria

LAGOS: Pirates attacked a cargo vessel off the coast of Nigeria and kidnapped two crew members, a maritime expert confirmed yesterday, in the latest high-seas strike in the Gulf of Guinea. The CMA CGM Turquoise, managed by Dioryx Maritime Corp. in Greece, was stormed late on Monday as it travelled between Nigeria’s commercial hub Lagos […]

Belgian court jails jihadist recruiter for 15 years – Abrini, 6 others held for another month

Posted by on 14/04/2016
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Afghan mineral wealth being looted by strongmen: Experts

Posted by on 14/04/2016
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Powerful earthquake hits south Japan, houses crash

Posted by on 14/04/2016
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How Saudi Arabia plans to shake up its economy – Govt-led shake-up to go furthest in kingdom’s history

Posted by on 14/04/2016
Filed under Business, Middle East, Top Stories, World

Missing Ugandan maid fuels fears of abuse in Saudi Arabia

Posted by on 13/04/2016
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Lebanon shocked over sex trafficking of Syrian women

Posted by on 13/04/2016
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Murderers are mentors in prison once notorious for violence – ‘This place is completely, 180 degrees opposite from what I expected’

Posted by on 13/04/2016
Filed under America, Top Stories, World