Category: World

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staffJanuary 2, 2018

At least nine dead in Brazil prison riot

At least nine people were killed and 14 others wounded Monday in a prison riot in the central Brazilian state ...

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staffJanuary 2, 2018

Gunmen kill 14 churchgoers in Nigeria shooting

Gunmen killed at least 14 churchgoers returning from a midnight service on Monday in Nigeria’s Rivers State, a police source ...

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staffJanuary 1, 2018

Pakistan summons US ambassador over Trump tweet

Pakistan has summoned the US ambassador, an embassy spokesman said Tuesday, a rare public rebuke after Donald Trump lashed out ...

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staffDecember 28, 2017

Kabul suicide bomb attack kills dozen

At least 41 people have been killed and more than 80 wounded in a suicide bomb attack in the Afghan ...

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staffDecember 27, 2017

Comfort women deal with Japan ignored victims, says S Korea

South Korea’s foreign ministry has said a 2015 deal with Japan to compensate forced World War Two sex slaves failed ...

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staffDecember 27, 2017

Beach bystanders criticised in Christmas Day drowning

Two Australian surfers who tried to rescue a man from drowning on Christmas Day have angrily accused others of not ...

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staffDecember 26, 2017

New clashes in Peru over Fujimori’s pardon

Police in Peru have fired tear gas and clashed with thousands of protesters angry at the authorities’ decision to pardon ...

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staffDecember 24, 2017

Many feared dead in Philippines mall fire

At least 37 people are feared to have died in a fire that tore through a shopping mall in the ...

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staffDecember 24, 2017

North Korea – New sanctions an act of war

North Korea has described the latest UN sanctions imposed on the country as an “act of war”. A foreign ministry ...

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staffDecember 23, 2017

Venezuela expels Brazillian ambassador

Venezuela has expelled the Brazilian Ambassador to Caracas, Ruy Pereira, and Canadian charge d’affaires Craib Kowalik. The move was announced ...