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    At least 13 killed in Kandahar bus accident

    Agence France-Presse . Kandahar | Updated at 12:30pm on September 08, 2018

    At least 13 people were killed when a passenger bus collided with a truck parked on a road in southern Afghanistan on Saturday and...

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    Amnesty says ICC decision opens avenue for justice for Rohingya

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 09:58am on September 08, 2018

    Amnesty International has said the International Criminal Court’s decision is a significant step in the right direction which opens up a clear avenue of justice...

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    Pak economist removed from key role after Islamist backlash

    Reuters . Islamabad | Updated at 12:34am on September 08, 2018

    Pakistan’s new government cancelled the appointment of a renowned Princeton economist to its Economic Advisory Council, an official said on Friday, after a strong backlash against the choice of a member of the Ahmadi religious minority....

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    ASEAN MPs welcome ICC ruling over Rohingya crisis

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on September 08, 2018

    Lawmakers from Southeast Asian countries on Friday welcomed the decision of the International Criminal Court, which ruled that it has jurisdiction to probe the forced exodus of Rohingyas from Myanmar as a possible crimes against humanity....

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    Mass graves with at least 166 bodies found in eastern Mexico

    Reuters . Mexico city | Updated at 02:22pm on September 07, 2018

    The bodies of at least 166 people have been found in the Mexican state of Veracruz, prosecutors said on Thursday, the latest in a string...

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    US charges Norht Korean hacker in Bangladesh Bank, Sony cyber attacks

    Reuters . Washington | Updated at 01:32pm on September 07, 2018

    The US Justice Department is poised to charge a North Korean hacker over the 2017 global WannaCry ransomware attack and the 2014 cyber attack on...

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    Brazil presidential frontrunner injured in knife attack

    Agence France-Presse . Rio de Janeiro | Updated at 12:10am on September 08, 2018

    Brazil’s right-wing presidential frontrunner Jair Bolsonaro was stabbed and seriously injured while campaigning Thursday, with police saying the suspect claimed to be acting on orders from God....

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    Death toll from Japan's Hokkaido doubles to 16

    Reuters . Tokyo | Updated at 10:36am on September 07, 2018

    The death toll from a powerful earthquake that rattled the northern Japanese island of Hokkaido doubled to at least 16, prime minister Shinzo Abe said...

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    Multiple people shot at Cincinnati bank

    Agence France-Presse . Chicago | Updated at 01:13am on September 07, 2018

    Multiple people were shot at a bank in the Midwestern US city of Cincinnati on Thursday morning, according to media and police reports. Police said on Twitter they were ‘investigating active shooter/officer involved shooting incident at Fifth Third Bank.’ ...

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    Poor healthcare behind 6 out of 10 preventable deaths: study

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 01:10am on September 07, 2018

    Nearly six in 10 deaths from treatable conditions in low- and middle-income countries result from low-quality healthcare – a bigger killer than insufficient access to treatment, researchers said Wednesday.....