Category: Asia

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Nuclear war may break out any moment, says N. Korean UN envoy

North Korea’s deputy UN ambassador has warned the UN General Assembly that the crisis on the Korean Peninsula “has reached ...

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Deadly attack hits Afghan police training centre

A firefight is under way after suicide bombers and gunmen launched an attack on a police training centre in southeastern ...

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Philippines city freed from militants

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has declared the city of Marawi “liberated” from militants, even as fighting continues. The army said ...

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Floods, landslides in Vietnam kill 37 people, thousands evacuated

Floods caused by a tropical depression in Vietnam killed 37 people, one of the highest death tolls recorded in the ...

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Philippine troops successful against Daesh terrorists

ZAMBOANGA CITY – Government troops have successfully completed operations against Daesh militants in different locations in the south, military officials ...

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Pakistan: Ex-PM’s son-in-law freed amid graft probe

KARACHI, Pakistan – An anti-corruption court on Monday released on bail the former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif’s son-in-law in multiple ...

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Children die as Rohingya boat capsizes

At least 12 people have died after a boat packed with Rohingya Muslims fleeing violence in Myanmar capsized near Bangladesh, ...

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Suicide attackers hit Indian army camp in Srinagar – Kashmir

Suicide attackers have hit an Indian army camp in Srinagar in Indian-administered Kashmir, officials said. Three Border Security Force (BSF) ...

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Six dead in suicide attack near Shiite mosque in Kabul

KABUL – Six people were killed and 16 others wounded when a suicide attacker posing as a shepherd blew himself ...

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Mumbai railway station stampede kills 15 amid heavy rain

A stampede at a Mumbai railway station has left 15 people dead and injured about 20, Indian officials say. The ...