Monday , April 24 2017

At least 12 dead in Venezuela as protests turn violent

At least 12 people have died after massive protests in Venezuela led to a night of violence in several parts of the city. Looting was reported on the streets of Caracas as anger grows over the government of Nicolás Maduro. The majority of the deaths took place in El Valle, ...

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Death toll from Taliban attack on Afghani army base rises to 140

The death toll from a Taliban attack on an Afghani army base has risen to more than 140. The attack, which took place yesterday in the northern city of Mazar-i-Sharif, is the deadliest attack ever on an Afghan military base. Taliban attackers apparently disguised in military uniforms infiltrated the base ...

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US to stand by migrant resettlement plan with Australia

The US has confirmed it will stand by a migrant resettlement plan it had previously made with Australia. The deal, which was made during Barack Obama’s term as president, was labeled as ‘dumb’ by current US President Donald Trump. The agreement dictates that up to 1,250 asylum seekers to Australia ...

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San Francisco suffers massive power-outage

San Francisco is in recovery-mode after a power-outage yesterday resulted in the city being thrown into chaos for more than seven hours. According to reports, the power outage was triggered by a fire in a PG&E Corp. utility substation. It heavily disrupted the city’s bustling financial district, which is home ...

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