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Bomb Explosion Outside Egypt Judge’s Hom...

Bomb Explosion Outside Egypt Judge’s Home

Suspected militants set off three small bombs on Sunday outside the home of an Egyptian judge who sentenced Islamists to death, wounding four people and damaging the building, police said. Judge Mutaz Khafagi, who had also sentenced Muslim Brotherhood leader Mohamed Badie to life in prison, was in... read more »

30 Persons Killed in Iraq Jail Break &#...

30 Persons Killed in Iraq Jail Break – Details

Up to 30 people were killed when the Iraqi security forces thwarted a jail-break of more than 150 detainees held for terrorism charges in Iraq’s eastern province of Diyala, a provincial security source said on Saturday. The attempt started when a group of detainees took the gun of a guard during... read more »

Egypt seizes football star Aboutrika’s a...

Egypt seizes football star Aboutrika’s assets

Egyptian authorities have seized share certificates belonging to former football star Mohamed Aboutrika after allegations that a company he founded funded the blacklisted Muslim Brotherhood, judicial officials said. The move against one of the country’s most successful sports stars comes amid a... read more »

Britain elects youngest MP in 300 years

Britain elects youngest MP in 300 years

New MP Mhairi Black is now the youngest elected politician in Britain. The last holder of the record died 300 years ago. Christopher Monck, 2nd Duke of Albemarle, was 13 when he was elected as an MP in Devon in 1667.Speaking after her victory Ms Black said: “Whatever you’ re views are on... read more »

Angola to end petrol subsidies as oil dr...

Angola to end petrol subsidies as oil drop bites

Angola will end petrol subsidies and increase the price of other fuels, the finance ministry said, after last year’s plunge in global oil prices hammered the finances of Africa’s second largest crude exporter. In February, Angola slashed spending in its 2015 budget, widened its fiscal deficit... read more »

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OMG – A Police officer kills colleague and commits suicide

A Jamaican police officer on Sunday shot dead a colleague before taking his own life at his birthday party. Eyewitnesses said the two officers had a quarrel that ended up with one shooting... read more »


Nepal Quake Death Toll Rises to 4,600

The death toll from a devastating earthquake in Nepal has risen to 4,600, the home ministry’s national disaster management division said on Tuesday. More than 10,000 people are now known... read more »


Five Journalists Killed by IS Militants in Libya

Islamic State militants have slit the throats of five journalists working for a Libyan TV station in the eastern part of the country, an army commander said on Monday. The reporters had... read more »


Google executive killed on Everest after Nepal quake

A Google executive and self-described adventurer was among 10 people killed at a Mount Everest base camp in an avalanche triggered by a major Nepal earthquake Saturday, the company and his... read more »


Earthquake Hits Nepal, Over 1,800 Dead

A massive earthquake killed more than 1,200 people Saturday as it tore through large parts of Nepal, toppling office blocks and towers in Kathmandu and triggering a deadly avalanche at Everest base... read more »