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IS attack near hospital in Syria's Homs kills 16, wounds dozens

A powerful car bomb exploded near a hospital in the central Syrian city of Homs Saturday, killing 16 people & wounding dozens, the provincial governor & a monitoring group said….

Mexican safety agency approves first use of dengue vaccine

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexican health authorities approved the first vaccine to gain official acceptance for use against the dengue virus, which sickens approximately 100 million people every year, mostly…

Bangladesh asylum seeker deported after working for years in Japan

By Serajul Quadir & Thomas Wilson DHAKA/TOKYO (Reuters) – Abu Said Shekh was awakened in his cell at a Japanese immigration detention centre one recent morning & told he was…

Taliban leader denies being wounded in internal dispute

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — New Taliban leader Mullah Akhtar Mansoor has denied being wounded in a dispute with another commander, calling it a "baseless claim" that is part of the…

'Blade Runner' Pistorius found guilty of murder on appeal

By Zandi Shabalala BLOEMFONTEIN (Reuters) – South Africa's "Blade Runner" Oscar Pistorius was found guilty on Thursday of murdering his girlfriend, in an appeal court ruling that could see him…

Pakistan refuses to accept some migrants deported by Greece

By Asad Hashim ISLAMABAD (Reuters) – Pakistan refused to allow approximately 30 migrants deported from Greece to obtain off a plane at Islamabad on Thursday, a week after talks with…

Pakistan coach backs Amir's return to international cricket

ISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistan coach Waqar Younis backs Mohammad Amir's return to international cricket after serving a five-year suspension for spot-fixing. Amir was allowed last January to play domestic cricket,…

Pakistan rejects 30 deportees from Greece, sends back plane

By Asad Hashim ISLAMABAD (Reuters) – Pakistan refused to allow 30 migrants deported from Greece to leave a plane at Islamabad on Thursday, a week after talks with the European…

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Pakistan and Afghan leaders vow to resume Taliban peace talks

The leaders of Afghanistan & Pakistan agreed to work together to revive stalled peace talks with Taliban insurgents after meeting on the sidelines of a climate alter conference in Paris,…

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Negotiators grab head start on monumental climate challenge

By Barbara Lewis & Bate Felix PARIS (Reuters) – Senior negotiators from almost 200 nations on Sunday began thrashing out a new global deal to curb climate alter as the…