Category: World

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staffAugust 12, 2018

Boy 12, sole survivor of plane crash

A 12-year-old boy has been found alive in the wreckage of a plane crash which killed eight people in Indonesia. ...

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staffAugust 12, 2018

Ten injured in Manchester shooting

Ten people are in hospital after shots were fired in the Moss Side area of Manchester. Greater Manchester Police said ...

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staffAugust 11, 2018

Romanians rally against government for second day

Tensions are high in Romania as thousands of anti-government protesters have taken to the streets for a second consecutive evening, ...

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staffAugust 11, 2018

Kenya: Corruption allegations over $3.2bn rail project

Kenyan authorities have arrested several senior officials on suspicion of corruption over their management of a flagship $3.2bn railway project. The ...

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staffAugust 11, 2018

Lebanon to consider legalizing medicinal cannabis

Lebanon is considering legalizing the cultivation and export of cannabis for medical purposes as part of an effort to revive the ...

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staffAugust 11, 2018

Dozens of Gaza boats protest against Israeli blockade

For more than four months, Palestinians in the Gaza Strip have protested along the fence with Israel demanding their right to ...

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staffAugust 11, 2018

Indonesia earthquake: Death toll jumps to 387

The death toll from the major earthquake that hammered the Indonesian island of Lombok rose to 387 on Saturday. The ...

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staffAugust 10, 2018

Body of one of Italian climbing trio found

An Italian climber has been found dead on Mont Blanc, one of a party of three who attempted to climb ...

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staffAugust 10, 2018

Saudis to probe Yemen’s air strike child deaths

The Saudi-led military coalition has announced it will investigate an air strike in Yemen which killed at least 29 children. ...

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staffAugust 10, 2018

UN: China detains one million Uighurs

A UN human rights committee has heard there are credible reports that China is holding a million Uighurs in “counter-extremism ...