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  • 15 policemen killed, injured in east Afghanistan explosion

    Date: 2019-07-27 08:05:28 GMT - Afghanistan - World - SN:14 - ID:8040742

    KABUL, July 27 (MENA) - A car bomb explosion inflicted casualties on security personnel in the eastern Afghan province of Ghazni, said the Provincial Government in a statement on Saturday. A car bomb went off in Aab Band district at around 4:30 ....

  • 114 killed, millions affected as floods hit Bangladesh

    Date: 2019-07-27 07:38:09 GMT - Bangladesh - World - SN:11 - ID:8040710

    DHAKA, July 27 (MENA) - The death toll from monsoon storms in Bangladesh rose to 114, with flood levels still rising in many parts of the country, Indian channel NDTV quoted officials as saying on Saturday. About 30 people have been reported ....

  • Airstrikes kill 12 Taliban militants in Afghan Kandahar and Zabul provinces

    Date: 2019-07-27 06:55:16 GMT - Afghanistan - World - SN:9 - ID:8040685

    KABUL, July 27 (MENA) - The Afghan security forces carried out separate airstrikes in Kandahar and Zabul provinces, killing 12 Taliban militants, Khaama Press reported on Saturday. The informed military officials added that the security forces ....

  • US willing to hold 3-way talks with Japan, S. Korea next week

    Date: 2019-07-27 06:49:25 GMT - Japan - World - SN:8 - ID:8040683

    TOKYO, July 27 (MENA) - A senior US official on Friday expressed willingness to hold a trilateral foreign ministerial meeting with Japan and South Korea on the margins of Association of Southeast Asian Nations-related foreign ministerial meetings ....

  • Back-to-back earthquakes in northern Philippines leave several dead

    Date: 2019-07-27 06:13:45 GMT - Philippines - World - SN:3 - ID:8040654

    MANILA, July 27 (MENA) - Eight people were killed and dozens injured when a series of earthquakes struck islands in the far northern Philippines early Saturday, terrifying locals and sparking an urgent search of collapsed homes, France 24 channel ....

  • Car bombing in Afghanistan's Ghazni causes casualties

    Date: 2019-07-27 06:09:42 GMT - Afghanistan - World - SN:2 - ID:8040647

    KABUL, July 27 (MENA) - At least 15 people were killed or injured in a suicide attack in Ab Band district of Ghazni province, Pajhwok Afghan News reported on Saturday. A car bomb suicide attack hit Aab Band district center in southern Ghazni ....

  • Pakistan floods, landslide kill 5, including 2 tourists

    Date: 2019-07-26 17:27:42 GMT - Pakistan - World - SN:51 - ID:8040369

    ISLAMABAD, July 26 (MENA) - Pakistani officials say flash floods triggered by heavy rains and a landslide have killed at least five people, including two tourists, in the country's northwest, ABC News reported. Taimur Khan, a spokesman for the ....

  • Ukraine full results: president's party has solid majority

    Date: 2019-07-26 16:31:23 GMT - Ukraine - World - SN:47 - ID:8040314

    KIEV, July 26 (MENA) - Full results from Ukraine's parliamentary election Friday gave the party of the country's president 254 of the 424 seats in the Verkhovna Rada, ABC News reported. The Central Elections Commission issued the final tally from ....

  • Man arrested in UK on suspicion of terrorism offences

    Date: 2019-07-26 15:34:35 GMT - United Kingdom - World - SN:44 - ID:8040043

    LONDON, July 26 (MENA) - A man arrested by detectives from the Met’s Counter Terrorism Command has been bailed to return to a Sussex police station in late August, the Metropolitan Police posted on its website. Officers arrested the 51-year-old ....

  • S.Korea says N.K. sanctions relief possible if Pyongyang takes concrete denuclearization steps

    Date: 2019-07-26 15:34:26 GMT - south korea - World - SN:43 - ID:8040196

    SEOUL, July 26 (MENA) - North Korea could get sanctions relief if it takes concrete denuclearization steps, including a verifiable dismantlement of its key Yongbyon nuclear facility, Yonhap news agency quoted a special security adviser to South ....

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