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Police release image of Manchester bomber

British police on Sunday released images of the suicide bomber on the night he attacked Manchester Arena killing 22 people. They have urged the public to provide any footage they may have of the bomber or his whereabouts before Monday’s attack. Police identified the suicide bomber as Salman Abedi, and ...

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Sri Lanka floods, landslides: Death toll rises to 122

At least 122 people have been killed and nearly 500,000 displaced in Sri Lanka after torrential monsoon rains triggered floods and landslides, with the government appealing for international assistance. It’s reported that a further 97 people are are still missing. Military boats and helicopters have been dispatched to help in ...

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British Airways aims to resume UK schedule after IT failure

British Airways said it was aiming to resume normal flight schedules for London’s Gatwick and Heathrow airports on Sunday after a day of chaos caused by a “major” IT glitch. Thousands of passengers were stranded after all flights from London airports were grounded on Saturday. The airline said it was ...

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US Navy surveillance plane intercepted by Chinese fighter jets

A US Navy surveillance plane flying over the South China Sea was intercepted by two Chinese fighter jets earlier this week. That’s according to US officials, who say that one Chinese aircraft came to within 200 yards of the American plane during Wednesday’s incident. When the Chinese aircraft carried out ...

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