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  • Passengers trapped for hours inside Pakistani aircraft

    Date: 2016-03-26 20:25:23 GMT - Pakistan - World - SN:74 - ID:4593269

    ISLAMABAD, March 26 (MENA) - Passengers were trapped inside a Pakistan Airline aircraft for over two hours after it crashed into a jet bridge on Saturday. The aircraft en route Toronto, from the Jinnah International Airport crashed into a jet ....

  • 18 stranded Pakistanis in Russia return home

    Date: 2016-03-26 20:22:27 GMT - Pakistan - World - SN:73 - ID:4593181

    ISLAMABAD, March 26 (MENA) - The 18 Pakistanis who were still stranded in Moscow, landed in Islamabad through a private airline early Saturday morning. Speaking about their ordeal they said that they were not given any reason for the deportation ....

  • Official: 24 of 31 Brussels victims identified

    Date: 2016-03-26 18:20:33 GMT - Belgium - World - SN:66 - ID:4592929

    BRUSSELS, March 26 (MENA) - Brussels prosecutor Ine Van Wymersch has said that 24 of the 31 victims in the Brussels attacks have now been identified, ABC News reported on Saturday. He said 11 of them were foreigners. One was former Belgian ....

  • Russia not ready for contacts unless Turkey makes necessary steps

    Date: 2016-03-26 17:48:56 GMT - Russia - World - SN:64 - ID:4592565

    MOSCOW, March 26 (MENA) - Moscow is not ready to resume any contacts with Turkey unless Ankara does what it is supposed to do after the downing of a Russian Su-24 warplane, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov was Friday. "Ankara has initiated this ....

  • Four die in small plane crash at airport in Japan's Osaka

    Date: 2016-03-26 17:48:14 GMT - Japan - World - SN:63 - ID:4592561

    TOKYO, March 26 (MENA) - All four people aboard a light aircraft died Saturday when it crashed while attempting to land at an airport in Osaka Prefecture, local firefighters said. According to preliminary information provided by the transport ....

  • Russian economy can withstand sanctions, global crises - Kremlin

    Date: 2016-03-26 17:46:11 GMT - Russia - World - SN:60 - ID:4592321

    MOSCOW, March 26 (MENA) - Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said Saturday the anti-Moscow sanctions or difficult situations in global markets are "not lethal" for the Russian economy, Sputnik reported. "The oil prices fell, the gas prices fell, ....

  • Russian envoy estimates Daesh has 10,000 loyalists in Afghanistan

    Date: 2016-03-26 15:17:16 GMT - Afghanistan - World - SN:50 - ID:4591829

    KABUL, March 26 (MENA) - Russia's Presidential envoy to Afghanistan Zamir Kabulov has estimated Daesh terrorist group has 10,000 loyalists in Afghanistan, local Khaama Press reported. Kabulov, who also served as the director of the Second Asian ....

  • Reopening of Brussels Airport not before Tuesday

    Date: 2016-03-26 10:41:58 GMT - Belgium - World - SN:30 - ID:4589505

    BRUSSELS, March 26 (MENA) - Brussels Airport authorities said on Saturday that it will not reopen for passenger flights before Tuesday. Brussels Airport was closed to all flights in the wake of the terrorist attacks that targeted the airport as ....

  • UN receives new claims of CAR sex abuse

    Date: 2016-03-26 09:50:56 GMT - Central African Republic - World - SN:18 - ID:4588381

    BANGUI, March 26 (MENA) - The UN peacekeeping mission in Central African Republic (CAR) said it had received new allegations of sexual abuse and exploitation by UN and non-UN forces as well as civilians, the ABC News reported. A statement from ....

  • Malaysia strengthens security at airports

    Date: 2016-03-26 09:27:19 GMT - Malaysia - World - SN:17 - ID:4588377

    KUALA LUMPUR, March 26 (MENA) - Malaysia Airports Holdings Berhad (MAHB) have taken immediate actions to further strengthen security measures in airports nationwide following Brussels Airport bombing on Tuesday, the Bernama news agency ....

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