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3-year-old brothers die in washing machine after mom leaves them home alone

3-year-old brothers die in washing machine after mom leaves them home alone

In a shocking incident in outer Delhi, two three-year-old brothers were killed after falling in a washing machine on Saturday. Twins playing in the house, in Avantika Apartments in Sector 1, while their mother had gone out to fetch groceries. According to the senior police officer the mother of the boys had set up the […]

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Suspected Islamists kill ‘at least 21’ in NE Nigeria

Suspected Islamists kill ‘at least 21’ in NE Nigeria

Jul 25, – “The terrorists stormed Maikadiri around 9:00 am (0800 GMT Friday) and opened fire on hapless citizens,” said resident Simon Templer. At least 21 people were killed in a new attack by suspected Islamists in a village in northeastern Borno state, causing many to flee, residents said Saturday. “They laid siege in daylight […]

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128 dead in Nigeria state capital

128 dead in Nigeria state capital

Oct 29, – A 5-hour battle between Islamic extremists and army troops in the capital of Yobe state killed at least 127 people, all but two combatants, according to reports from army and police officers that raise doubts about military claims that they have the upper hand in Nigeria’s fight to halt an Islamic uprising […]

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Suicide attack in Afghanistan kills 4 people

Suicide attack in Afghanistan kills 4 people

Oct 09. – Police spokesman for southern Helmand province, Shamem Noorzai, says Wednesday’s attack took place in the Gareshk district. He says the bomber targeted a police patrol and blew up his car next to a police vehicle in a crowded area of the town of Gareshk. A security official says a suicide car bombing […]

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Bomb kills 2 in Pakistan anti-polio drive

Bomb kills 2 in Pakistan anti-polio drive

Oct 07, –   The attack was the latest incident of violence against the government- and U.N.-backed effort to eradicate polio from Pakistan. The bomb killed a police officer and a member of a volunteer peace committee, said senior superintendent of police operations for Peshawar district, Najeeb ur-Rehman. Police initially reported that six people died […]

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Gunman kills 4 in Austria, standoff ongoing

Gunman kills 4 in Austria, standoff ongoing

Sep 17, – A gunman in Austria killed four people, including three police officers, and was firing sporadically Tuesday at police after barricading himself in a farm building, police officials said. SWAT teams blocked off the area around the farm in Melk, a central town in Lower Austria province some 70 kilometers (40 miles) west […]

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International aid workers trapped in siege rescued by Afghan police

International aid workers trapped in siege rescued by Afghan police

May 26, KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — An Afghan police officer and two civilians were killed. The top commander of the international military coalition said the relatively low number of casualties was a sign of how Afghan forces have “markedly improved” as they increasingly take over responsibility for protecting the country ahead of most foreign troops’ […]

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16 children, 1 teacher burned to death in Pakistan bus fire

16 children, 1 teacher burned to death in Pakistan bus fire

LAHORE, Pakistan (AP) —Police officer Ijaz Ahmad said five children were also injured, three of whom were listed in critical condition, in the blaze in Gujrat about 200 kilometers (120 miles) northwest of Islamabad. The children were aged between 6 and 12, he said. Sixteen schoolchildren and a teacher burned to death in eastern Pakistan […]

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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, […]

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