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At least 5 dead, 15 hurt in shooting at Mexico’s BPM music festival

At least 5 dead, 15 hurt in shooting at Mexico’s BPM music festival

At least five people, including foreigners, were killed and 15 were wounded early on Monday, when a gunman opened fire at a nightclub in Mexico’s Playa del Carmen resort during the BPM electronic music festival. Quintana Roo State Attorney General Miguel Angel Pech said a Canadian, an Italian and a Mexican were among the dead, […]

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Behind the wheel, Saudi women hope for new gains

Behind the wheel, Saudi women hope for new gains

Oct 24, – The reforms made by King Abdullah in recent years have been cautious, showing his wariness of pushing too hard against influential ultraconservatives. But given the overwhelming restrictions on women in the kingdom, where the strict interpretation of Islam known as Wahhabism is effectively the law of the land, even the tiny openings […]

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Nepal plane crash injures 21, people including 8 Japanese

Nepal plane crash injures 21, people including 8 Japanese

KATMANDU, Nepal (AP) — Four of the injured were in critical condition, police officer Bhim Bahadur Chand said. The state-owned Nepal Airlines plane was carrying eight Japanese tourists. The others on board, including three crew members, are all Nepali. A plane crashed while trying to land at a mountain airstrip in northern Nepal early Thursday, […]

May 16, 2013 | By More