03 Apr 2017

20 killed by shrine custodian in Sargodha: Pakistan

“A view of the cordoned off Sufi shrine on the outskirts of Sargodha District where three suspects including the shrine’s custodian killed at least 20 people. —AFP The custodian of a shrine in Sargodha and two accomplices have been arrested for intoxicating and murdering 20 devotees and injuring four others

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31 Mar 2017

France urges caution for its citizens in China after knife attack in Shanghai

“France urged its citizens in China to be extra vigilant after a ‘violent’ knife attack on a French national in Shanghai this week, the country’s embassy said on Friday “ Source: France urges caution for its citizens in China after knife attack in Shanghai, East Asia News & Top Stories

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23 Mar 2017

French national kidnapped in Chad

“A French national was kidnapped on Thursday in eastern Chad, a French military source said.” Source: French national kidnapped in Chad – French military source | Top News | Reuters

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21 Mar 2017

Most electronics being banned on certain U.S.-bound flights

“The U.S. government is temporarily barring passengers on nonstop U.S.-bound flights from eight Middle Eastern and North African countries from bringing laptops, iPads, cameras and some other electronics in carry-on luggage starting Tuesday.” Source: Most electronics being banned on certain U.S.-bound flights

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02 Mar 2017

Three Bombs Explode in Central Sofia, Police Looking into Hooliganism

“Three bombs went off in central Sofia in the night of Wednesday into Thursday, local media report. The incident occurred near a building that will house specialized judicial institutions when construction is complete, located not far from the National Palace of Culture (NDK) and popularly known by the name ‘the

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28 Feb 2017

There Were 46% More Potential Near-Misses Between US Planes and Drones

“Drones can deliver pizza and packages, but it’s illegal to fly them near aircraft under U.S. law. Yet, the Federal Aviation Administration logged 1,274 reports of ‘possible’ drone sightings to air traffic control between February to September of 2016, a 46 percent increase from the same period the year prior, the agency said

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27 Feb 2017

2 kidnapped German archaeologists freed, Nigerian governor says

“Nigerian security agents have freed two German archaeologists kidnapped by gunmen from a remote dig, the governor of northern Kaduna state said Sunday.” Source: 2 kidnapped German archaeologists freed, Nigerian governor says | Fox News

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26 Feb 2017

Truck rams crowd during Mardi Gras parade; many injured

“One man is in custody after an accident at a Mardi Gras parade in New Orleans injured at least 28 people, five seriously, officials said. Police Chief Michael Harrison said the suspect, who was driving a pickup truck that hit two cars before running into the crowd, appeared to be

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23 Feb 2017

Two Germans kidnapped near Nigerian capital’s temporary airport: police

“Two German archaeologists were kidnapped in central Nigeria on Wednesday, a police official said, near the road that will run between the capital Abuja and its temporary airport from next month.” Source: Two Germans kidnapped near Nigerian capital’s temporary airport: police | Top News | Reuters

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17 Feb 2017

Hundreds of migrants storm fence to reach Spanish enclave of Ceuta

“Several hundred migrants have stormed a six-metre (20 ft) security fence that separates Morocco from Ceuta, a Spanish territory in North Africa.” Source: Hundreds of migrants storm fence to reach Spanish enclave of Ceuta – BBC News

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