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Naked Gunman Kills Three In Nashville Waffle House

A nude gunman has killed three people at a Waffle House in Nashville, Tennessee, police say.

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Afghanistan: Kabul Voter Centre Suicide Attack Kills 48

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A suicide bomb attack at a voter registration centre in the Afghan capital Kabul has killed at least 48 people, officials say.

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France's Mont Saint Michel Evacuated As Man Threatens Police

PARIS: Authorities today evacuated Mont Saint Michel, one of France’s busiest tourist sites, and were searching for a suspect who allegedly threatened to attack local security forces.

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U.S. Company Executive Describes Malaysia As An “Important Business Centre” Of Asia Pacific

NEW YORK -- A United States company executive, having good knowledge of and hands-on experience in Asia, has described Malaysia as an “important business centre” in the Asia-Pacific region.

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German Town On Alert As Neo-Nazi Festival, Counter Events Held

Ostritz, Germany - Over the past two days, the tiny border town of Ostritz was turned into a heavily-securitised zone of compartments where different groups, under the watchful eye of police, descended to celebrate what they found worth defending: Adolf Hitler's birthday, peace or a world free of fascism.

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Saudi Forces Shoot Down ‘Toy Drone' Near Royal Palace

Saudi forces have shot down a toy drone near the royal palace in the capital, Riyadh, as videos posted online purported to show the area ringing with heavy gunfire.

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North Korea Suspends Nuclear And Missile Tests

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un has announced that his country will suspend nuclear and missile tests immediately, according to state media.

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Palestinian Children Live Life Of Hardship In Israeli Lockup

Ramallah, occupied West Bank - Omar al-Rimawi has not been home since he was arrested by Israeli troops more than two years ago, but his photos line the walls of the halls and rooms of his home.

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Pre-Monsoon Heat Builds Across Northern India

Temperatures across central and northern India have been in excess of 40C in recent days, and after a brief respite over the weekend, it could become even hotter during the early to middle part of next week.

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Palestine Calls For UN Probe Into Israeli Killings In Gaza

Palestine's ambassador to the United Nations has called on the UN Security Council to form an independent commission tasked with looking into Israel's "crimes" including the killing and wounding of Palestinian protesters in the besieged Gaza Strip.

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