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Child was one of 64 who died after hospital’s oxygen ran out

Gorakhpur (India): Mohammad Zahid battled exhaustion to keep a manual pump pushing air into his five-year-old daughter but slowly the life went out of Khushi, one of dozens of children ... Read More »

NFL player sits out national anthem to protest Virginia violence

(Reuters) – Seattle Seahawks player Michael Bennett remained seated during the playing of the U.S. national anthem before a pre-season National Football League game to protest deadly violence at a ... Read More »

Car ploughs into pizzeria near Paris, killing 12-year-old girl

(Reuters) – A car ploughed into the outdoor terrace of a pizzeria in the small town of Sept-Sorts east of Paris on Monday, killing a 12-year-old girl and seriously injuring ... Read More »

Germany steps up Vietnamese alleged kidnapping investigation

BERLIN (Reuters) – German federal prosecutors on Thursday took over an investigation into the alleged kidnapping last month of a Vietnamese businessman and his companion, citing new evidence that the ... Read More »

Coach accident kills at least 36 in China – Xinhua

SHANGHAI (Reuters) – At least 36 people were killed when a coach crashed into the wall of an expressway tunnel in China’s northwest, the official Xinhua news agency reported on ... Read More »

Prison fight leaves 9 dead in Mexico’s border city

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) – A fight in the Mexican prison of Reynosa has left at least nine inmates dead and 11 injured in the country’s latest outbreak of violence, the ... Read More »

Gunmen kill two Afghan women contractors at air base near Kabul

KABUL (Reuters) – Two Afghan women working for a security firm searching people entering Bagram air base near the Afghan capital Kabul were killed on Wednesday and two others wounded ... Read More »

3 dead in machete attack on Kenya vote tallying centre on coast

ISIOLO, Kenya (Reuters) – One person was killed when a machete-wielding gang attacked a tallying centre in Kenya’s coastal Tana River county on Wednesday, and police shot dead two attackers, ... Read More »

Chinese quantum satellite sends ‘unbreakable’ code

BEIJING (Reuters) – China has sent an “unbreakable” code from a satellite to the Earth, marking the first time space-to-ground quantum key distribution technology has been realised, state media said ... Read More »

U.S. citizen accused of being agent of foreign influence by Singapore appeals expulsion

SINGAPORE (Reuters) – A U.S. citizen, whose Singapore permanent residence status was revoked after the government identified him as being an agent of foreign influence, said on Tuesday he had ... Read More »

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