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Police say British tourist jumps out window of Indian hotel to escape possible … – Washington Post

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UK tourist jumps from hotel to escape sexual assault in Agra – Times of India

UK tourist jumps from hotel to escape sexual assault in Agra – Times of India

At least 16 killed in northern Nigeria explosion – The Associated Press

By By SALISU RABIU, Associated Press – 13 hours ago  KANO, Nigeria (AP) — A medic says at least 16 people were killed in an explosion that hit a bus station in Kano in northern Nigeria. The medic, who spoke on condition of anonymity because he is not authorized to speak to the press, said […]

Iran, P5+1 review proposals in Istanbul meeting: statement – Xinhua

Iran, P5+1 review proposals in Istanbul meeting: statement – Xinhua

TEHRAN, March 19 (Xinhua) — Iran said in a statement issued here on Tuesday that the Iran’s experts and the P5+1 group reviewed proposals by both sides in their latest meeting in the Turkish city of Istanbul, Press TV reported. In the statement, Iran’s Supreme National Security Council said the Iranian and […]

Somalia: Massive Car Bomb Hits Somalia’s Capital Mogadishu – AllAfrica.com

Mogadishu — A massive car bomb have hit the centre of Mogadishu, Somalia’s capital, leaving at least ten people killed, police have said. A loud explosion resounded near the National theatre, a reporter at the scene said. Police official Mohamed Duale said: “We’ve counted at least eight dead so far. It was a car bomb […]

Former President George W. Bush lawyer fighting for Kenya prime minister in … – Fox News

NAIROBI, Kenya –  A former lawyer for President George W. Bush now representing Kenya’s prime minister in his fight to win a new presidential election says he doesn’t think Kenya’s election commission is impartial. William Burck told The Associated Press that Kenya’s election commission failed in its duty to ensure the March 4 presidential election […]

Sky’s no limit: 5 epic helicopter prison escapes – CNN

(CNN) — The spectacular, airborne escape of two Canadian inmates Sunday stunned witnesses and showcased the illicit ingenuity behind one of the more creative styles of prison breaks. But while astonishing, helicopter escapes are not unheard of. For decades, crafty inmates have fled into the sky — some with more success than others. Here are […]

Pakistani Militants Attack Court Complex; 3 Dead – ABC News

Pakistani Militants Attack Court Complex; 3 Dead – ABC News

A suicide bomber blew himself up in a courtroom on Monday in the northwestern Pakistani city of Peshawar, killing four people and wounding more than 40 others, officials said. Two militants attacked the back of the court compound and were confronted by three police guards, said police officer Masood Afridi. The militants shot and wounded […]

6 charged with gang rape in India after Swiss attacked – CBC.ca

6 charged with gang rape in India after Swiss attacked – CBC.ca

Six men accused of raping a Swiss tourist who was cycling with her husband in central India have been produced in court and charged with gang rape. The suspects appeared in the magistrate’s court in Madhya Pradesh state with their faces covered with black cloth, police superintendent Chandra Shekhar Solanki said. RELATED: Men arrested in […]

Francis Meets Argentine Leader After Frosty Ties – New York Times

The encounter may offer a first clue as to whether the new pope’s spiritual message of humility and simplicity will carry over to diplomacy on a global rather than national stage. But after 15 minutes of private conversation before a lunch together, neither side immediately issued a statement to say what had transpired. For many […]