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Venezuela unrest: Violence reignites in Caracas as protesters burn Maduro puppets

Venezuela unrest: Violence reignites in Caracas as protesters burn Maduro puppets

Apr 21, – Thousands of students and opposition supporters have held another rally in the Venezuelan capital as part of ongoing protests against the government of President Nicolas Maduro. At one point effigies of the president were burnt as an extension of an Easter ritual – the students said they were calling for the resurrection […]

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‘We are not dead yet’ Heartbreaking texts from students on sinking S Korea ferry

‘We are not dead yet’ Heartbreaking texts from students on sinking S Korea ferry

April 17, – Mom, this might be my last chance to tell you I love you, one boy reportedly said. “I love you too, why are you saying that?” the mother replied, but received no response. Another student texted her father, “Dad I can’t get out, the ship is slanted too much.” He replied, “Well […]

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Manny Pacquiao wins world title, his mother Dionesia wins the Internet

Manny Pacquiao wins world title, his mother Dionesia wins the Internet

Apr 13, – Filipino fight icon Manny Pacquiao regained the WBO world welterweight title after fashioning out a masterful unanimous decision victory on Sunday against Timothy Bradley. The win came as redemption for Pacquiao, who got back the title he lost to the previously-unbeaten American two years ago in a controversial decision. Judge Glen Trowbridge […]

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Govt vows to revenge after Maoist rebels attack on India forces

Govt vows to revenge after Maoist rebels attack on India forces

Mar 12, – Maoist insurgents will not be allowed to spoil next month’s Indian elections with violent attacks, the home minister said Wednesday, a day after rebels killed 16 people in their deadliest raid in almost a year. About 200 rebels had ambushed a group of 44 troops and police guarding construction workers in the […]

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