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Scores of corpses pulled out from rubble in Gaza, toll 985
Gaza, July 26 (IANS) The bodies of around 85 Palestinians were found under the rubble in eastern Gaza city and the southern Gaza Strip city of Khan Younis during the humanitarian ceasefire in Gaza, taking the toll in the Israeli offensive to 985, officials said Saturday.

Saturday, July 26, 2014 6:54:03 PM

85 Syrian soldiers killed by Islamic State militants
Damascus, July 26 (IANS) As many as 85 Syrian government soldiers have been killed over the past two days in attacks launched by the so-called Islamic State (IS) on a military base in Syria's northern al-Raqqa province, activists said Saturday.

Saturday, July 26, 2014 6:22:13 PM

Afghanistan suspends presidential vote auditing
Kabul, July 26 (IANS) The Afghan Independent Election Commission (IEC) Saturday announced that the presidential runoff vote auditing process has temporarily been suspended and will resume after the upcoming Eid festival.

Saturday, July 26, 2014 6:14:09 PM

Gunmen abduct senior official in Iraq
Baghdad, July 26 (IANS) Unidentified gunmen abducted the head of the Baghdad Provincial Council and four of his guards from his home here, a police source said Saturday.

Saturday, July 26, 2014 4:50:04 PM

Sushma Swaraj meets Nepali leaders as joint commission meet starts
Kathmandu, July 26 (IANS) The third meeting of the Nepal-India Joint Commission at the foreign minstry-level started here Saturday after a hiatus of 23 years.

Saturday, July 26, 2014 4:18:06 PM

MH17 crash: Malaysian PM to visit Netherlands
Kuala Lumpur, July 26 (IANS) Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak will visit the Netherlands Wednesday and meet his counterpart Mark Rutte for talks on the Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 that crashed after being shot down over Ukraine, his office said Saturday.

Saturday, July 26, 2014 2:50:04 PM

Iran confirms detention of Washington Post reporter
Tehran, July 26 (IANS) An Iranian judicial official has confirmed the detention of Washington Post's Tehran correspondent, Jason Rezaian, a media report said Saturday.

Saturday, July 26, 2014 2:28:03 PM

Consumers who feel 'special' hunt for unique products
Hong Kong, July 26 (IANS) Consumers who attribute their successes to internal character traits rather than hard work are more likely to feel 'special' and hunt for unique products, says a study by a team of researchers involving an Indian-origin professor.

Saturday, July 26, 2014 1:34:04 PM

Two Palestinian teenagers killed in West Bank
Ramallah, July 26 (IANS) At least two Palestinian teenagers were killed by Israeli soldiers in the West Bank, officials said Saturday.

Saturday, July 26, 2014 10:10:04 AM

BMW, Aston Martin to recall defective vehicles
Beijing, July 26 (IANS) BMW and Aston Martin Lagonda will recall autos in China over airbag and gearbox problems respectively, China's quality watchdog has said.

Saturday, July 26, 2014 9:56:13 AM

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