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Four more Palestinians killed, toll in Gaza 639
Gaza, July 23 (IANS) At least four more people were killed Wednesday in Gaza, where 635 Palestinians and 29 Israelis have already been killed during Israel's two-week air, naval and ground offensive.

Wednesday, July 23, 2014 12:24:09 PM

Manila Masters returns with $1 million boost
Manila, July 23 (IANS) The second edition of the Resorts World Manila Masters on the Asian Tour will offer a record prize fund of $1 million in November, golf officials announced Wednesday.

Wednesday, July 23, 2014 11:50:03 AM

Nepal PM back from cancer treatment, promises statute in time
Kathmandu, July 23 (IANS) Nepal Prime Minister Sushila Koirala has returned home after undergoing treatment for first stage lung cancer in the US.

Wednesday, July 23, 2014 11:46:18 AM

13 militants die in Pakistan airstrikes
Islamabad, July 23 (IANS) At least 13 militants were killed Wednesday during air strikes carried out in Pakistan's North Waziristan region.

Wednesday, July 23, 2014 10:54:03 AM

Israel airport safe, says minister
Jerusalem, July 23 (IANS) Israel's Transportation Minister Yisrael Katz said that the country's airport is safe for landings and take-offs, despite the fact that a rocket fired from Gaza had landed near the airport.

Wednesday, July 23, 2014 10:12:13 AM

Investigators to probe MH17 black boxes
Kuala Lumpur, July 23 (IANS) Malaysian Transport Minister Liow Tiong Lai Wednesday said that crashed Malaysia Airline flight MH17's black boxes would be handed over to the UK Air Accidents Investigation Branch (AAIB) for forensic analysis.

Wednesday, July 23, 2014 9:58:08 AM

Kerry, Abbas discuss Gaza ceasefire
Ramallah, July 23 (IANS) US Secretary of State John Kerry Wednesday along with Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas discussed the possibilities of reaching a ceasefire to end the on-going violence in the Gaza Strip.

Wednesday, July 23, 2014 9:08:03 AM

22 killed in Baghdad bomb attack
Baghdad, July 23 (IANS) At least 22 people were killed and 45 were wounded in a car bomb explosion in the capital Baghdad Tuesday, a source from the interior ministry said.

Wednesday, July 23, 2014 4:10:04 AM

Israel to destroy Hamas tunnels before ending offensive
Jerusalem, July 23 (IANS) The Israeli army Tuesday said that it will not cease its Gaza offensive before rooting out the "terror tunnels" that Hamas are using to sneak into Israel, as UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon tried to broker a peace between the Jewish state and the Islamist Hamas movement.

Wednesday, July 23, 2014 1:38:03 AM

Over 100 candidates to compete for Iraqi presidency
Baghdad, July 23 (IANS) More than 100 candidates are vying for the Iraqi presidency as lawmakers prepare to choose the nation 's new leadership, and build an inclusive government while the country is severely divided by sectarian rifts and grappling with an ongoing Islamist insurgency.

Wednesday, July 23, 2014 1:24:03 AM

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