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25 killed in Pakistan suicide blast

February 17, 2012 12:26 pm0 comments
25 killed in Pakistan suicide blast

Islamabad:At least 25 people were killed and over 50 others were injured in a suicide blast that hit a mosque Friday in Pakistan’s northwest tribal Kurram Agency that borders Afghanistan, media reports said. The attack took place at about 1.50 p.m. local time when a suicide bomber rammed an explosive-laden […]

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Seven militants killed in Russia

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Seven militants killed in Russia

Moscow: Seven militants were killed in an operation in Russia’s Chechnya region, an official said Friday. The five-day operation was carried out in the eastern Chechen border with Dagestan, Xinhua reported. Chechen leader Ramzan Kadyrov said the militants belonged to a group suspected of conducting terrorist acts. Thirteen government troopers […]

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Rihanna’s pre-birthday bash with Perry, Mars

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Rihanna’s pre-birthday bash with Perry, Mars

Los Angeles: Singer Rihanna got together with friends Katy Perry, Bruno Mars and Chris Martin to celebrate her 24th birthday a week in advance. She chose a Barbados-themed bash for the celebrations. The “Umbrella” hitmaker will officially turn 24 Feb 20, but she got the party started with more than […]

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Few filmmakers interested in women leaders: Meryl Streep

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Few filmmakers interested in women leaders: Meryl Streep

Los Angeles: Meryl Streep, who won the best actress BAFTA for her performance in “The Iron Lady”, says she instantly said yes for the movie on former British prime minister Margaret Thatcher because there aren’t many filmmakers who are interested in what it means to be a woman leader. “When […]

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Britain’s fattest woman weighs 254 kg

February 16, 2012 12:25 pm0 comments
Britain’s fattest woman weighs 254 kg

London: Britain’s fattest woman weighs 254 kg and is so huge that she has not left her house in four years, Daily Mail reported Thursday. Brenda Flanagan-Davies, 43, has never once sat in her taxpayer-funded living room because it takes too much effort for her to walk there from bed. […]

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US drone strikes kill 11 in Pakistan

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US drone strikes kill 11 in Pakistan

Islamabad: Eleven people were killed in US drone attacks in northwest Pakistan Thursday. Seven people died when drones targeted a militant hideout in Miransha of North Waziristan. Four more were killed when missiles hit a vehicle suspected of carrying militants in Mir Ali area of North Waziristan, Xinhua quoted the […]

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350 dead in Honduras prison fire

February 15, 2012 1:17 pm0 comments
350 dead in Honduras prison fire

Tegucigalpa: At least 350 prisoners have been killed in a blaze that broke out at a jail in the central American nation of Honduras, Xinhua reported. The prison, with around 800 inmates, is located in Comayagua town. Officials fear the toll could go beyond 400. The fire reportedly started after […]

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Indian Mujahideen hand in bomb attack being probed

February 14, 2012 2:01 pm0 comments
Indian Mujahideen hand in bomb attack being probed

New Delhi:Two people could have executed the bomb attack on the Israeli embassy car, one who planted the device and the other who triggered it, sources among investigators said Tuesday. They did not rule out the possibility of an Indian Mujahideen hand in the terror strike. The sources admitted that […]

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Hudgens hates shooting underwater

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Hudgens hates shooting underwater

London:Actress Vanessa Hudgens admits that she hated acting underwater for her new film “Journey 2: The Mysterious Island”. “I have such a pet peeve, I hate getting my face wet and fully submersing myself under the water, let alone opening my eyes and acting underwater. It aggravates me – the […]

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Australian fined for showing bum to Elizabeth

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Australian fined for showing bum to Elizabeth

London: A 22-year-old man in Sydney has been fined for waving the Australian flag from between his buttocks during a visit by Queen Elizabeth to the country last year. Liam Lloyd Warriner, a barman, was fined Tuesday by a Brisbane court a sum of 500 pounds for creating public nuisance. […]

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