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18 killed as deadly tornadoes rip through Arkansas, Oklahoma

18 killed as deadly tornadoes rip through Arkansas, Oklahoma

Apr 28, – The tornado touched down Sunday about 10 miles west of Little Rock at around 7 p.m., then carved an 80-mile path of destruction as it passed through or near several suburbs north of the state capital, including Vilonia. It grew to be a half-mile wide and remained on the ground for much […]

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India’s Supreme Court grants stay for two Delhi gang-rape convicts

India’s Supreme Court grants stay for two Delhi gang-rape convicts

Mar 16, – In an emergency court session held on Saturday, two Supreme Court judges ordered the hangings of two of the four convicts to be put on hold, after the men’s lawyers appealed. Indian’s Supreme Court has granted two young men convicted of a fatal gang-rape a stay of execution. The attack on a […]

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Saudi Arabia demands Qatar shut down Al-Jazeera

Saudi Arabia demands Qatar shut down Al-Jazeera

Mar 15, – Following a diplomatic row with Qatar, Saudi Arabia is reportedly planning to shutdown the popular Qatar-based Al Jazeera channel in its country. On March 11 that Saudi, UAE, and Bahraini ambassadors have been called back from Doha (Qatar) due to disagreement over foreign policy matters. Authorities in the Saudi Kingdom have reportedly […]

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