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34 kids died of contaminated measles vaccines: Syrian rebels
Damascus, Sep 17 (IANS) At least 34 children have died in rebel-held Syria after being injected with contaminated measles vaccines, the rebels have claimed.

Wednesday, September 17, 2014 11:10:11 PM

India-Nepal relationship unique: Nepal vice president
Kathman Sep 17 (IANS) Nepal's Vice President Paramananda Jha Wednesday said the relationship between India and Nepal was unique and extraordinary, rooted in the shared history and culture of the two countries.

Wednesday, September 17, 2014 11:10:10 PM

Asian Games: Indian women thrashed 10-0 by South Korea
Incheon (South Korea), Sep 17 (IANS) The Indian women's team went down 0-10 to a superior South Korea in their second Group A match of the women's football competition in the Asian Games here Wednesday.

Wednesday, September 17, 2014 10:16:16 PM

30 killed in Iraq violence
Baghdad, Sep 17 (IANS) At least 30 people were killed and 29 others wounded in clashes between security forces and Islamic State (IS) militants in western and eastern Iraq Wednesday, security sources said.

Wednesday, September 17, 2014 9:04:03 PM

Explosion, gunfire heard in Nigerian college
Abuja, Sep 17 (IANS) An explosion followed by sporadic gunfire rocked the premises of the Federal College of Education in northwest Nigeria's Kano state Wednesday afternoon, residents who scampered to safety said.

Wednesday, September 17, 2014 8:56:10 PM

Toll in Nigeria building collapse hits 70
Abuja, Sep 17 (IANS) The toll in a building collapse at a church complex in Nigeria's commercial capital Lagos reached 70 Wednesday, a spokesman of the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) said in the latest development on the incident which occurred last week.

Wednesday, September 17, 2014 8:44:05 PM

Around 6,300 fighters joined IS in Syria in July
Beirut, Sep 17 (IANS/EFE) Around 6,300 fighters joined the Islamic State (IS) terrorist group in Syria in July, a month after the jihadi organisation proclaimed an Islamic caliphate in the territories it controls in Syria and Iraq, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights (SOHR) reported Wednesday.

Wednesday, September 17, 2014 8:02:04 PM

Israel to allow transfer of materials for Gaza reconstruction
Ramallah, Sep 17 (IANS) A senior Palestinian official Wednesday said Israel will allow the transfer of construction materials into the Gaza Strip within two weeks under the supervision of the UN.

Wednesday, September 17, 2014 7:48:03 PM

20 soldiers killed in clashes in Yemen capital
Sanaa, Sep 17 (IANS) Fresh clashes between the army and Shia Houthi rebels in Yemen's capital have left at least 20 soldiers dead, tribal and medical sources said on Wednesday.

Wednesday, September 17, 2014 7:44:03 PM

Turkish president slams New York Times over IS charges
Ankara, Sep 17 (IANS) Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan Wednesday slammed The New York Times for its report claiming that Turkey is one of the major sources of recruitment of the Islamic State (IS) terrorist group, saying that some foreign media outlets are trying to depict Turkey as a country that supports terrorism.

Wednesday, September 17, 2014 7:42:23 PM

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