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Bomb blast at wedding party kills 63 and injures 182 more

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Sixty-three people have died and 182 are injured after an explosion ripped through a wedding hall in the Afghan capital of Kabul. The blast happened at the Dubai City venue in the west of the city, which is home to many members of the Shiite Hazara community, with hundreds thought to be inside. The interior Read More

Bomb blast at wedding party feared to have killed dozens

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Dozens of people are feared dead or injured after an explosion ripped through a wedding hall in the Afghan capital of Kabul. The blast happened at the Dubai City venue in the west of the city, which is home to many members of the Shiite Hazara community, with hundreds thought to be inside. Interior ministry Read More

Train service linking India and Pakistan suspended amid Kashmir tensions

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By Emily Mee, news reporter The train linking Pakistan and India is being suspended because of increasing tensions over the disputed region of Kashmir. “We have decided to shut down Samjhauta Express,” Pakistan’s railways minister Sheikh Rasheed told reporters. “As long as I am railways minister, Samjhauta Express can’t operate.” Image: The train has been Read More

Iran seizes another tanker in the Gulf, state media says

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Iran has seized another foreign tanker in the Gulf, a state media agency has said. The vessel, carrying 700,000 litres of “smuggled fuel” bound for Arab states, was intercepted near Farsi Island in the Gulf, Iran’s semi-official Fars news agency said. Lebanon’s al-Mayadeen TV station reported that it was taken on Wednesday. Islamic Revolutionary Guard Read More

Three killed in shooting at California food festival – US media

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Three people have been killed and several injured after at least one active gunman was reported at a food festival in California, according to US media. The New York Times, citing local city councilman Dion Bracco, reported that three people have died and several are injured. He also said one suspect was in custody. “They Read More

‘Grave aggression’: Israel begins demolition of residential buildings in the West Bank

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Israel has started demolishing 13 residential buildings in East Jerusalem’s Wadi Hummus for being too close to the separation barrier, even though the area falls under the Palestinian Authority’s administration. Israel Defense Force soldiers were seen placing explosives in a building set for demolition after they arrived before dawn. Public Security Minister Gilad Erdan said Read More

Masked assailants attack Hong Kong protesters in subway

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By Tania Snuggs, news reporter Clashes in Hong Kong escalated into violence on Sunday as police launched tear gas at pro-democracy protesters and a group of masked assailants attacked people making their way back from the rally in a subway station. The firing of tear gas was the latest confrontation between police and protesters who Read More

Hong Kong police use tear gas, rubber bullets as protesters target Chinese govt office

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Tens of thousands of people have once again taken to the streets of Hong Kong to protest against an unpopular extradition bill. A Chinese government office has been targeted in the rallies that ended in clashes with police. About 400,000 people turned out for yet another protest in Hong Kong, according to the organizers’ estimate, while Read More

Nine people killed in attack involving female suicide bomber

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At least nine people have been killed and 30 others were injured in Pakistan after a complex attack involving a suicide bomber, believed to be a woman wearing a burqa. The bomber struck outside a hospital as the wounded were being brought in from an earlier shooting targeting police. The assault in Dera Ismail Khan, Read More