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Twin bomb attacks in Yemen claim 40 lives

At least 40 people were killed and dozens wounded in twin car bomb attacks in Yemen's central province of al-Bayda, according to local media reports. One bomb exploded near a building which was occupied by the Shiite Houthi group and the other struck an education faculty in Radda town. Scores of children were killed in the attack. Officials said the death toll may rise as many of the wounded were in a critical condition. No group has claimed responsibility for ....

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Air strikes kill 57 terrorists in Tirah, Khyber Pakistan

Air strikes kill 57 terrorists in Tirah, Khyber Pakistan

Pakistan army retaliated to the the deadly Taliban attack at Peshawar school by killing 57 militants in massive airstrikes in the Khyber tribal region where the suicide bombers were reportedly trained.

 

Dec 17th, 2014 - Twin blasts reported at a Girls Degree College in Pakistan’s Khyber province

Two explosions were heard at a Girls Degree College in Kulachi in Khyber province near Peshawar, according to media reports. No injuries have been reported so ....

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Man Killed his Ex-Wife And 5 In-Laws in Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania shootout suspect found deadDecember 17, 2014, 03.21 GMT -A Pennsylvania man suspected of killing his ex-wife and her family members was found dead in a wooded area near his home in Pennsburg, media reports said. The body of Bradley William Stone was found with what appeared self-inflicted wounds. The 35-year old former marine reservist had cuts in the center of his body. Stone, who was involved in a custody dispute with his ex-wife over their two daughters, went on ....

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Four armed men storm apartment in Ghent

15 December 2014 - Four armed men have taken a man hostage in a flat in the Belgian city of Ghent, local media reports said. The police have sealed off the area and are urging people to remain indoors. The men stormed the flat in the Dampoort area of the city. The incident which has come soon after the Sydney siege has created panic among the people. However, local prosecutors said that there is no link to the jihadist group ....

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126 dead in Congo boat mishap

At least 126 people were killed after a boat sank on Lake Tanganyika in the Democratic Republic of Congo, a media report said. Around 221 people were rescued in the accident which occurred in the Katagna province. Officials said that overloading and strong winds might have led to the mishap. In March more than 200 people were killed when a boat carrying refugees drowned in Lake Albert, located at the border of DR Congo and Uganda. WBPB151214

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Martin Place, Sydney Siege ends

 

Map of location where Suspected ISIS Militants Captured a chocolate cafe in Sydney.

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Facts about Martin Place, Sydney

Martin Place: A Pedestrian Mall Where is it located? Martin Place is located in Central business district of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia     Lindt Chocolat Cafe Location - 53 Martin Place, Sydney NSW 2000, Australia. Martin Place Lat Long: 33.8677° S, 151.2089° EMartin Place Postcode: 2000Notable buildings in Martin Place:

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Shooting near high school in Portland

Four injured in shooting near high school in Portland

Four people were injured after a gunman opened fire near a high school in Portland, Oregon, as per media reports. A 16-year-pld girl was in a hospital in a critical condition, while a 17-year-old boy and a 20-year-old man were in a serious condition. The fourth victim, a 19-year-old woman, suffered a gazing wound and was treated on the spot. Police are searching for the suspect who fled after the incident. The ....

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Landslide in Indonesia

Toll in Indonesia's landslide reaches 79 Jakarta, Dec 17 (IANS) Rescuers have recovered 79 bodies after a landslide in Banjarnegara district in Indonesia's Central Java and are searching for at least 29 more people who remain missing, officials said here Wednesday.(Source:IANS)

32 dead, 76 missing in Indonesia landslide

At least 32 people were killed and 76 went missing in a landslide in central Indonesia, as per local media reports. Over 2,000 personnel, including soldiers, police and volunteers, are contributing to the rescue ....

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Twin blasts kill 31 in Nigeria

At least 31 people were killed in twin blasts in the Nigerian city of Jos, media reports said. Two cars loaded with explosives denoted near a fast restaurant in the crowded main market. An officials estimate of the number of wounded is not yet available. Thursday’s attack took place at the site where a similar attack killed around 118 people in May. WBPB121214

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Powerful Storm in California

Heavy rains lash CaliforniaDec 13, 2014 01.48 EST - Torrential rains lashed California moving walls of mud and rock that buried houses in a neighborhood and closed a coastal highway, media reports stated. The authorities had to evacuate foothill communities as landslides continued to cause damage. The fierce storm came as a boon for the dry land but at a high cost. A few homes in the Camarillo Springs area were severely damaged in the storm while an elderly couple ....

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