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2018-08-20 05:21

Indian army steps in to rescue people in Kerala

India's army and air forces joined the national and state disaster relief forces to rescue thousands of stranded people from the flood-affected areas in the South-Indian state of Kerala.

Search for survivors in Italy bridge disaster ends

The search operation for those missing in the Genoa bridge collapse ended Saturday nights after the last three bodies were found, bringing the official death toll to 43.

Former UN secretary general Kofi Annan dies at the age of 80

Kofi Annan, the former United Nations secretary general, has died at the age of 80. He served two terms as the head of the UN, with which he shared the Nobel Peace Prize in 2001.

A fresh tremor shakes Indonesia's Lombok

A fresh tremor of 6.3 magnitude struck the Indonesian holiday island of Lombok, the U.S. Geological Survey said on Sunday, after an earthquake killed more than 430 people there earlier this month.

Would you eat this?

A restaurant in Taiwan is serving puppy ice cream and some are concerned about how real it looks.

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