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Russian toll in Syria battle was 300 killed and wounded

Agencies, Moscow About 300 men working for a Kremlin-linked Russian private military firm were either killed or injured in Syria last week, according to three sources familiar with the matter. A Russian military doctor said around 100 had been...

Egypt military says 53 militants killed in week-long offensive

Agencies, Cairo Egypt’s military and police forces have killed 53 Islamist militants and arrested 680 suspects in a week-long offensive to crush insurgents that is focused on the Sinai Peninsula, a military spokesman said on Thursday. President...

KP Sharma Oli sworn in as PM of Nepal

Agencies, Kathmandu KP Sharma Oli on Thursday was sworn in as the 41st Prime Minister of Nepal. This is his second term in the office. The Himalayan Times reported that President Bidya Devi Bhandari administered the oath of office and secrecy...

Mass shooting leaves 17 dead in Florida school

The moment Nikolas Cruz was captured after Parkland school shooting Agencies, Parkland (Florida) At least 17 people have been killed in Florida after a gunman opened fire on a local high school, in one of the deadliest mass shootings in US...

SA’s Zuma resigns after pressure from party

South Africa’s embattled President Jacob Zuma has resigned after intense pressure from his own party, a BBC News report said on Thursday.In a televised statement he said he was quitting with immediate effect but said he disagreed with...

Mass shooting leaves 17 dead in Florida school

Parkland, At least 17 people were killed, when a gunman opened fire in a Florida high school here, police said. The gunman, identified as 19-year-old Nikolas Cruz, a former student of the school, has been taken into custody. He was expelled...

Nepalese PM Debua likely to resign

Kathmandu, Nepalese Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba is likely to resign from his post on Wednesday.Mr Debua had held discussion with his party leaders and some ministers on Tuesday night, during which he was suggested to tender his resignation,...

Ten years of Australia’s apology to ‘Stolen Generations’

Agencies, Canberra Ten years ago, Aboriginal Australian Ian Hamm welcomed words he had been waiting a lifetime to hear. “For the pain, suffering and hurt of these Stolen Generations, their descendents and for their families left behind, we...