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Deadly Attacks In Bangladesh

Bangladesh police say they detained five militants in connection to Jama’atul-Mujahideen, linked to last month’s attacks. On July 1st, at least five Bangladeshi men had stormed the holey artisan bakery, a cafe popular with Foreigners, businessmen and diplomats and killed 20 customers, including Italians, Japanese, Indians and Americans. Similarly, on July 7, militants attacked Bangladeshi police guarding Eid Festival, killing ...

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US Politics, Republican Letter Urges Party To Cut Trump’s Funding

More than 70 Republicans have signed a letter to the party’s national committee head urging him to stop helping Donald Trump’s campaign. They said Trump’s “divisiveness” and “incompetence” risked drowning the party in November’s election. The letter said that the party should instead focus on protecting vulnerable candidates in elections to the senate and the House of Representatives. Former members ...

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Several Unaccounted For, Scores Injured After Fire In Maryland

Five to seven people were unaccounted for after about two dozen residents and three firefighters were injured in an explosion and fire at an apartment building north of Washington D.C. The explosion shortly before midnight rocked silver spring, Maryland, and the fire burned into the morning. Authorities were investigating the cause of the explosion as they searched for residents who ...

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Russia Announces Daily Ceasefire In Aleppo For Aid To Get In

Russian forces say they have briefly suspended military action in the northern Syrian city of Aleppo to allow in desperately needed humanitarian aid. Lt Gen Sergei Rudskoy said Russia supported the UN’s proposal to organize joint supervision of the delivery of humanitarian aid to Aleppo via the Castello road and its military experts were working on this with UN and ...

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Hospital Fire Kills 12 Babies In Baghdad

At least 12 newborn babies died when fire erupted a Hospital in Iraq’s Capital, Baghdad. The country’s Health Ministry said the blaze broke out overnight inside the maternity department at the Yarmouk Hospital, in the west of the city. Nineteen women suffered burns and smoke inhalation and were transferred to another hospital for treatment. The Ministry said the fire was ...

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Five Turkish Soldiers Killed In PKK Attack

Five Turkish soldiers were killed in an attack blamed on Kurdish militants in the restive southeast of the country. According to AFP citing a local security source eight other soldiers were wounded after a homemade bomb exploded while a military convoy was passing in Uludere, close to the Iraqi border. The bombing was blamed on militants from the Kurdistan Workers’ ...

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Apple Watch 2 may be launched later this year

Apple fan boys and girls eagerly awaiting the second generation of the firm’s smart watch may be pleased by the latest rumours. Reports from tech analysts indicate the Apple Watch 2 will be faster than its predecessor, with more battery power and even a barometer, all packed into the same dimensions. The likely release dates are centred on the tail ...

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Sleeping pills taken by millions of Brits to help them nod off ‘can double the risk of breaking a bone’

Sleeping tablets taken by millions of people in Britain could double the chances of breaking a bone by increasing the likelihood of a fall, major research shows. The risk of a fracture soared in those relying on the drugs to get a good night’s sleep. The pills are thought to add to daytime drowsiness in those with existing sleep problems. ...

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Republican Security Experts Rail Against Trump In Open Letter

An open letter signed by 50 republican national security experts has warned that nominee Donald Trump “would be the most reckless president” in US history. The group, which includes the former CIA Director Michael Hayden, said Trump “lacks the character, values and experience” to be president. Many of the signatories had declined to sign a similar note in March. In ...

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Clinton Talks Jobs, Economy In St. Petersburg, Florida.

At a rally in St. Petersburg, Florida, democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton said she would raise taxes on the wealthy unlike her rival Donald Trump whose tax plans, she claimed, would give tax breaks to the wealthy. Clinton was addressing the rally in St. Petersburg just hours after trump addressed the Detroit economic club where he proposed sweeping tax breaks, ...

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