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  • Journalist killed in Kandahar shooting

    Date: 2018-04-25 08:13:25 GMT - Afghanistan - World - SN:13 - ID:7368533

    KABUL, April 25 (MENA) - Unknown gunmen killed a Kandahar journalist, Abdul Manan Arghand, on Wednesday morning, Tolo News reported. Arghand’s family said the incident happened at about 9am in Yarana Market in PD9 in Kandahar city. ....

  • Six people killed in bus collision in Pakistan

    Date: 2018-04-25 06:42:15 GMT - Pakistan - World - SN:7 - ID:7368456

    ISLAMABAD, April 25 (MENA) - At least six people were killed and one injured when a passenger bus collided with a tractor trolley in Shaukatabad area of District Layyah Wednesday morning, Geo news reported. Police said that bus and ....

  • Indonesia oil well fire kills 11 people, injures 40

    Date: 2018-04-25 06:36:33 GMT - Indonesia - World - SN:6 - ID:7368451

    JAKARTA, April 25 (MENA) - A newly drilled, unregulated oil well caught fire as people were trying to collect the oil early Wednesday, burning to death at least 11 people and injuring dozens of others, ABC News reported. The local arm of the ....

  • Afghanistan's Taliban announce annual spring offensive

    Date: 2018-04-25 06:25:57 GMT - Afghanistan - World - SN:5 - ID:7368431

    KABUL, April 25 (MENA) - The Taliban have announced their annual spring offensive in Afghanistan, at a time when insurgents are already regularly launching attacks and battling security forces, ABC News reported The insurgent group said Wednesday ....

  • Trump: US troops in Syria will leave “relatively soon”

    Date: 2018-04-24 19:26:25 GMT - USA - World - SN:102 - ID:7368208

    WASHINGTON, April 24 (MENA) – US President Trump said he wants to pull U.S. troops out of Syria "relatively soon," but cautioned that such a move might not happen right away, The Hill reported. Trump said he and French President Emmanuel Macron ....

  • Global crackdown on fake news raises censorship concerns - paper

    Date: 2018-04-24 18:08:28 GMT - United Kingdom - World - SN:94 - ID:7368083

    LONDON, April 24 (MENA) - In a world where false and misleading information reaches billions instantly and online manipulation is becoming ever more sophisticated, governments are increasingly turning to legislation to combat fake news, The Guardian ....

  • Trump warns Iran of 'bigger problems' if it restarts nuclear program

    Date: 2018-04-24 17:53:56 GMT - USA - World - SN:92 - ID:7368030

    WASHINGTON, April 24 (MENA) - US President Donald Trump said Tuesday that if Iran resumes its nuclear program, "they will have bigger problems than they ever had before." While welcoming French President Emmanuel Macron in the Oval Office, Trump ....

  • Japan to contribute to Palestinian aid agency

    Date: 2018-04-24 16:34:42 GMT - Japan - World - SN:83 - ID:7367945

    TOKYO, April 24 (MENA) - Japan's government has announced it will provide emergency financial aid worth $10 million to a UN agency for Palestinian refugees which has been struggling since the United States froze part of its contributions, public ....

  • Chechen president vows to jail Trump, Merkel if they go there

    Date: 2018-04-24 16:26:48 GMT - Russia - World - SN:81 - ID:7367820

    BAKU, April 24 (MENA) - Chechen president Ramzan Kadyrov put sanctions against US President Donald Trump and German Chancellor Angela Merkel a long time ago, AzVision news reported Tuesday. Kadyrov made these remarks during an interview he gave ....

  • Afghan gov't confirms 60 Killed in Sunday’s explosion

    Date: 2018-04-24 13:55:10 GMT - Afghanistan - World - SN:71 - ID:7367635

    KABUL, April 24 (MENA) - The Afghan ministry of public health on Tuesday issued an update on the casualty toll from Sunday’s suicide bombing in Kabul, saying that 60 people have been killed in the attack. In addition, the ministry said 129 people ....

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