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Afghans mourn as landslide wipes out entire village, 2,250 confirmed dead

Afghans mourn as landslide wipes out entire village, 2,250 confirmed dead

May 04, – Survivors of a landslide that entombed a village in northern Afghanistan mourned hundreds of dead relatives on Sunday as aid teams rushed to care for 700 families left homeless in the mountains. Much of Aab Bareek village in Badakhshan province was swallowed on Friday by a fast-moving tide of mud and rock […]

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Magnitude 6.7 Quake Hits Pacific coast of Chile

Magnitude 6.7 Quake Hits Pacific coast of Chile

Mar 17, – A powerful 6.7-magnitude earthquake jolted Chile’s northern coast Sunday, US geologists said, generating a small tsunami and prompting authorities to evacuate three cities. The quake struck at 6:16 pm (2116 GMT), according to the US Geological Survey, which had originally put the magnitude at 7.0. Located 60 kilometers (38 miles) west-northwest of […]

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Lebanese skier Jacky Chamoun’s topless photos cause stir

Lebanese skier Jacky Chamoun’s topless photos cause stir

Feb 14, Beirut – The video of Jacky Chamoun that surfaced on the Internet as she prepared for the Sochi Olympics caused quite a stir in Lebanon, and exposed some deeper issues. As far as her parents and the thousands of supporters who have jumped to her defense since a government investigation was ordered are […]

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Tensions rise: Tit for tat India expels US diplomat after Khobragade’s indictment

Tensions rise: Tit for tat India expels US diplomat after Khobragade’s indictment

Jan 11, – A nasty month-long diplomatic row between India and the US got inflamed on Friday with New Delhi expelling an American diplomat after Indian diplomat Devyani Khobragade, whose arrest had sparked unprecedented acrimony between the countries, was indicted by a US grand jury and left for New Delhi before she could be declared persona […]

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