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Five killed in two bombings in Iraq
Baghdad, June 11 (IANS) At least five people were killed and some 24 others wounded in two bomb attacks in a Shiite-predominant district in Iraq's capital Baghdad Wednesday, a police source said.

Wednesday, June 11, 2014 11:14:05 PM

11 killed, churches razed in central Nigeria
Abuja, June 11 (IANS) At least 11 people were killed and two churches razed by gunmen who stormed two communities in central Nigeria's Plateau State Wednesday, local media cited security sources as saying.

Wednesday, June 11, 2014 11:14:04 PM

Four killed in US drone strike in Pakistan
Islamabad, June 11 (IANS) Four people have been killed in a US drone strike in North Waziristan, a media report said.

Wednesday, June 11, 2014 10:16:15 PM

We staged Karachi airport attack: Uzbek militant group
Islamabad, June 11 (IANS) An Uzbek terrorist group, whose members are believed to be hiding in Pakistan's restive Waziristan tribal region, has claimed that its fighters had had staged Sunday's deadly attack on Karachi airport.

Wednesday, June 11, 2014 10:10:05 PM

Indian men's, women's squash teams drub Iran
Hong Kong, June 11 (IANS) The Indian squash contingents got off to a perfect start, defeating Iran 3-0 in both the men's and women's events in the 17th Asian Team Championship here Wednesday.

Wednesday, June 11, 2014 9:42:12 PM

Iraqi militants seize Saddam hometown Tikrit
Baghdad, June 11 (IANS) A day after taking control over Iraq's second largest city of Mosul, militants seized Tikrit, the hometown of former leader Saddam Hussein, late Wednesday, a media report said.

Wednesday, June 11, 2014 9:08:04 PM

500,000 civilians flee violence in Iraq's Mosul: Report
Baghdad, June 11 (IANS) An estimated half a million people have fled their homes after surge in violence in Iraq's second largest city of Mosul as militant groups took full control of the city, the International Organisation for Migration (IOM) said Wednesday.

Wednesday, June 11, 2014 7:50:03 PM

Terrorists seize Turkish consulate in Iraq's Mosul
Baghdad, June 11 (IANS) A day after taking control in Mosul, Iraq's second largest city, militants Wednesday seized the Turkish consulate and arrested its consul and diplomatic staff in the northern Iraqi city, an official Kurdish website said.

Wednesday, June 11, 2014 7:44:04 PM

Jwala-Ashwini progress in Japan Open
Tokyo, June 11 (IANS) Top Indian doubles shuttlers Jwala Gutta and Ashwini Ponnappa continued their good run when they proceeded to the women's doubles second round at the $250,000 Japan Open Super Series here Wednesday.

Wednesday, June 11, 2014 7:14:03 PM

Pakistan Army to intensify air strikes against militants
Islamabad, June 11 (IANS) The Pakistan Army Wednesday decided to intensify air strikes on militant hideouts in the wake of recent terror attacks across the country, media reported.

Wednesday, June 11, 2014 4:34:16 PM

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