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 Thursday, 25 August 2016 - 6:59
At least 159 people have been killed and 368 injured in an earthquake that hit a mountainous area of central Italy, civil protection officials say. The... Read More
 Wednesday, 24 August 2016 - 17:11
An earthquake of magnitude 6.7 on the Richter Scale hit Myanmar on Wednesday afternoon with tremors felt across east India. Reports of strong tremors have... Read More
 Wednesday, 24 August 2016 - 13:26
Turkish fighter jets have struck ISIL targets in the Syrian border town of Jarablus, according to Turkish news media.Wednesday's operation is a part of... Read More
 Wednesday, 24 August 2016 - 8:44
A magnitude 6.2 earthquake has struck central Italy, with officials saying some buildings had collapsed.The quake hit at 03:36 (01:36 GMT), 76 km (47 miles)... Read More
 Wednesday, 24 August 2016 - 8:12
Philippine officials believe they may have recovered the biggest natural giant clam pearl in the world - weighing a whopping 34kg (5.2 stone).The pearl... Read More
 Tuesday, 23 August 2016 - 18:30
The leader of the Boko Haram group is believed to be fatally wounded in an air strike carried out by the Nigerian military in the country's northeast.The... Read More
 Tuesday, 23 August 2016 - 11:28
A 5.5 magnitude earthquake hit northeast India on Tuesday morning, according to the Indian Meteorological Department.The epicentre of the earthquake was... Read More
 Tuesday, 23 August 2016 - 9:28
A seven-year-old girl, who was found hanging at her home in Jodhpur's Basni area on the Independence day, had committed suicide after being raped by a... Read More
 Tuesday, 23 August 2016 - 7:42
For the first time since the Cold War the German government is advising citizens to stockpile food and water for use in a national emergency.Some opposition... Read More
 Tuesday, 23 August 2016 - 7:29
A man in India spent two months swallowing knives and had 40 of them surgically removed from his stomach, according to the doctor who led the operation."He... Read More
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