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Thai family buries infant murdered on Facebook Live

Thai family buries infant murdered on Facebook Live

29-Apr-17

BANGKOK: Tearful relatives Gathered outside a Thai temple to bury a minor girl on Saturday.

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Online videos of killings pose tricky problem for Facebook

Online videos of killings pose tricky problem for Facebook

29-Apr-17

Posting a smartphone video online has never been so easy—even if the video shows a murder. After two recent cases that shocked the world, thi ...

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Southeast Asian leaders wrestle over China at summit

Southeast Asian leaders wrestle over China at summit

29-Apr-17

MANILA: Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte faced pushback on Saturday at a regional summit over his efforts to weaken Southeast ...

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N Korea fires missile, defying US push for new sanctions

N Korea fires missile, defying US push for new sanctions

29-Apr-17

SEOUL:North Korea test-fired a ballistic missile Saturday in apparent defiance of a concerted US push for tougher international sa ...

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Wikipedia blocked in Turkey

Wikipedia blocked in Turkey

29-Apr-17

ISTANBUL: Turkish Information and Communication Technologies Authority blocked access to Wikipedia at 8 AM local time on Saturday ...

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First direct London-China train completes 12,000 km run

First direct London-China train completes 12,000 km run

29-Apr-17

BEIJING: Laden with whisky and baby milk, the first freight train linking China directly to the UK arrived in the eastern Chinese ...

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Father-in-law of drug lord 'El Chapo' given 10 years in prison

Father-in-law of drug lord 'El Chapo' given 10 years in prison

29-Apr-17

HERMOSILLO: A Mexican judge has sentenced the father-in-law of drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman to more than a decade in prison ...

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Britain steps up fight against dirty London property

Britain steps up fight against dirty London property

29-Apr-17

LONDON:Britain took a significant step towards exposing dirty money in the London property market this week, passing a law allowin ...

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China deports US woman convicted of 'spying'

China deports US woman convicted of 'spying'

29-Apr-17

SAN FRANCISCO:An American woman convicted of espionage this week has been deported by China, a human rights group that campaigned ...

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US Marines return to Afghanistan's volatile Helmand

US Marines return to Afghanistan's volatile Helmand

29-Apr-17

LASHKAR GAH: US Marines returned to Afghanistan's volatile Helmand province Saturday, the first to be deployed in the war-torn cou ...

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French amphibious carrier visits Japan ahead of Pacific show of power

French amphibious carrier visits Japan ahead of Pacific show of power

29-Apr-17

TOKYO: As tensions continue to mount on the Korean peninsula, a French amphibious assault carrier sailed into Japan’s Sasebo ...

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Pope Francis pleads for holy peace during Egypt visit

Pope Francis pleads for holy peace during Egypt visit

29-Apr-17

EGYPT: Pope Francis pleaded for peace in his visit to Egypt on Friday as he attended a service in solidarity with the embattled Co ...

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US to review trade pacts, looking at 'abuses'

US to review trade pacts, looking at 'abuses'

29-Apr-17

President Donald Trump will sign a decree on Saturday ordering a review of "violations and abuses" of international trade pacts signed by the Unite ...

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Violence mars Brazil's anti-austerity general strike

Violence mars Brazil's anti-austerity general strike

29-Apr-17

Police in Brazil tear-gassed demonstrators and rioters burned buses in the violent conclusion of a general strike that shut down transport, schools ...

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Earthquake of 7.2 magnitude hits Philippines coastal areas, no loss reported

Earthquake of 7.2 magnitude hits Philippines coastal areas, no loss reported

29-Apr-17

MANILA: A strong earthquake measuring 7.2 struck off the coast of Mindanao island in the Philippines on Saturday, and the country& ...

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Teenage boy’s dead body found days after he went missing along with grandmother

Teenage boy’s dead body found days after he went missing along with grandmother

29-Apr-17

ARIZONA: The Grand Canyon National Park says a body that was found on Friday is likely of a 14-year-old hiker who went missing nea ...

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Three suspects charged over 2015 Paris attacks: judicial source

Three suspects charged over 2015 Paris attacks: judicial source

29-Apr-17

PARIS: Three people were charged on Saturday with supplying arms to jihadists who staged deadly attacks in 2015 on a Jewish superm ...

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UK on high alert after arrest of terror suspects

UK on high alert after arrest of terror suspects

29-Apr-17

LONDON: British police warned Friday they were facing an "increased level of terrorist activity", the day after a knifeman was arr ...

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Global press freedom at 13-year low: survey

Global press freedom at 13-year low: survey

29-Apr-17

WASHINGTON: Global press freedom has hit a 13-year low, threatened by US President Donald Trump's media bashing and restrictions p ...

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SE Asia voices ‘grave concern’ on North Korea despite appeal

SE Asia voices ‘grave concern’ on North Korea despite appeal

29-Apr-17

MANILA: Southeast Asian countries on Friday expressed "grave concern" over North Korea's nuclear weapons tests and ballistic missi ...

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