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Daily Archives: July 8, 2018

Wisconsin Badgers wrestler killed in Illinois vehicle crash

MADISON, Wis. , Jul 7 (AP) — A Wisconsin Badgers wrestler has died in a vehicle crash in Illinois. The University of Wisconsin athletics department...

Toll from deadly Thai tourist boat sinking rises to 41

Phuket (Thailand), Jul 7 (AFP) Recovery divers have pulled 41 bodies from the sea off the Thai holiday island of Phuket, officials said today,...

New IDs to deliver recognition, protection to Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh: UN

United Nations, Jul 7 (PTI): About 900,000 Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh will soon get credit card-sized plastic IDs that will help provide them another...

California fire kills 1 as heat stokes blazes in Western US

Hornbrook, Jul 7 (AP): A wildfire raging through drought-stricken timber and brush near California’s border with Oregon killed one person and destroyed at least...

Thousands head home in south Syria after ceasefire deal

Daraa (syria), Jul 7 (AFP): Thousands of displaced Syrians were heading home today after rebels and the government reached a ceasefire deal in the...

Thai cave rescue: Coach apologises to parents of trapped boys – Full Text of...

Mae Sai, Jul 7 (PTI): The soccer coach trapped in a cave with 12 Thai boys apologised to their parents in the first letter...

In secret operation Israel recovers watch of legendary 1960s spy from Syria

Jerusalem, Jul 7 (PTI): In a daring operation, Israel’s espionage agency Mossad has claimed to have recovered the watch of Eli Cohen, more than...

China counterpunches against US in growing trade war

Washington/beijing, Jul 7 (PTI): China today struck back against US President Donald Trump’s trade offensive, intensifying the expanding and unpredictable dispute between the world’s...

Mike Pompeo in Pyongyang to seek concrete nuclear commitments

Pyongyang, Jul 7 (AFP): Washington’s top diplomat faced an intense day of negotiations with his North Korean counterpart today as the old foes strive...

Iran executes 8 over 2017 Islamic State attack on Tehran

Tehran, Jul 7 (AP) Iran said today it executed eight people convicted in the 2017 Islamic State group attack on parliament and the shrine...


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