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Bangladesh river ferry disaster: toll reaches 70

Bangladesh river ferry disaster: toll reaches 70

Feb 23, – The death toll from a weekend ferry disaster in central Bangladesh rose to 70 today in the latest shipping mishap in the South Asian nation. The official search for more bodies by divers at the accident site was called off late this morning after the ferry was brought to the surface and towed […]

February 23, 2015 | By | Reply More
Families beg runaway U.K. teen girls not to join ISIS in Syria

Families beg runaway U.K. teen girls not to join ISIS in Syria

Feb 22, – Families of two of the three teenage girls who U.K. counterterrorism officials fear are headed for Syria to join ISIS expressed their concern for the girls’ safety Saturday — and begged for them to “please come home to us.” Shamima Begum, 15, Kadiza Sultana, 16, and Amira Abase, 15, were last seen […]

February 22, 2015 | By | Reply More
Ukraine: No let-up in Rebel offensive as US accuses Russia violating ‘spirit’ of Minsk peace deal

Ukraine: No let-up in Rebel offensive as US accuses Russia violating ‘spirit’ of Minsk peace deal

Feb 14, – The United States has accused Russia and pro-Russian rebels of violating “the spirit” of a fresh peace deal for eastern Ukraine. State Department spokeswoman Jen Psaki said Russia had deployed an air defense system at Debaltseve, along with “a large amount of artillery and multiple rocket launcher systems.” “This is clearly not […]

February 14, 2015 | By | Reply More
Airports, Highways close as massive snowstorm threatens to paralyze Northeast US

Airports, Highways close as massive snowstorm threatens to paralyze Northeast US

Jan 27, – Tens of millions of people in the Northeast hunkered down on Monday for a historic blizzard that was expected to drop more than 2 feet of snow, whipped around by winds approaching hurricane force — enough to bring New York, Boston and most of the northeast corridor to an eerie standstill. More […]

January 27, 2015 | By | Reply More
Super Sunday: India’s nationalist BJP party sweeps 4 0 in regional elections

Super Sunday: India’s nationalist BJP party sweeps 4 0 in regional elections

Dec 08, – India’s ruling Congress party has found itself sidelined in key regional elections seen as a test ahead of next year’s general election. The Hindu nationalist opposition has made big gains. Preliminary results showed that the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) had made a strong showing in the four heartland states being contested in […]

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