Telangana man shot by robbers in US

A man from resident of Telangana, Krishna was shot on January 3 by robbers in US. He now in a critical condition and has to undergo multiple surgeries. “The robbers first stopped and barged in his car in isolated place and robbed his car, wallet and shoot him. Someone passing by saw him on the road and informed the authorities.”


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January 06 2019
A women in coma for 14 years, gives birth in US

A woman who in coma for last 14 years, gives birth in Phoenix nursing facility, sparking a sexual abuse investigation, none of the staff at the facility knew that she was pregnant until she gave birth. She requires 24-hour care, meaning many of the facility's staff would have had access to her room.


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January 05 2019
Thai man shot dead six family members, including his kids

At a New Year's Eve party a Thai man shot dead six family members, including his nine-year-old son and six-year-old daughter. He then turned the weapon on himself, police said. As per reports, he was angry that as the son-in-law he was not being made welcome by his wife's family. The other four victims comprised two men and two women aged between 47 and 71.


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January 01 2019
Five Pakistani pilots have found not even passed class 10

Five pilots of Pakistan's PIA have not even passed class 10th exam, Pakistan's Civil Aviation Authority revealed before a Supreme Court bench on Friday. The Supreme Court after finding the academic credentials of seven pilots bogus and five of them had not even done matric. The bench was hearing a matter relating to the verification of degrees of pilots and other staff of the PIA.


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December 30 2018
Mom catches six-year-old using Alexa to solve math problem.

A US mother's video of catching her six-year-old son taking help from Amazon's artificial assistant Alexa to solve a math problem has gone viral on social media. The video clip shows her six-year-old son, Jariel, doing his homework and asking Alexa, “What’s five minus three?”, the clip has collected over 4.7 lakh ‘likes’ and more than 1.3 lakh retweets.


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December 29 2018
4 dead in tourist bus bombing near Giza in Egypt

As many as 4 dead including 3 Vietnamese tourists and one Egyptian tourist guide killed in bomb blast in tourist bus on Friday in Haram district of Giza. 11 other were injured in improvised explosive device that was hidden near a wall, till now no one has claimed responsibility of attack. The Egyptian Foreign Minister spokesman Ahmed hafez declared it’s is an act of terrorism.


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December 29 2018
Egyptian woman is jailed for three years for 'sexually harassing' a monkey

An Egyptian court has sentenced a 25-year-old woman to three years in prison for touching a monkey's genitals in a video. The court charged her with inciting debauchery and committing an obscene act in public. At court she 'confessed... to the incident but said she did not mean to commit an indecent act and that she had been tickling the monkey'.


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December 29 2018
Bangladesh slows 4g, 3g internet ahead of election

Bangladesh's authorities slowed internet services across the country and 3G and 4G services suspended for several hours to prevent "propaganda" ahead of Sunday's general election. Higher speed internet services resumed on Friday morning after a 10-hour blackout, but could be suspended again later in the day, Bangladesh Telecommunications Regulatory Commission (BTRC) official said on Friday.


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December 28 2018
Indian-origin police officer shot dead in California, working overtime on Christmas

A 33-year-old Indian-origin police officer in the US has been killed after being shot by an “armed” unidentified gunman in California. He was transported to a local hospital where he was pronounced dead. It said the suspect had fled the scene in his vehicle before the police arrived, “Suspect is considered armed and dangerous and may be in possession of a firearm,” the CHP said.


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December 27 2018
1st-ever female leader of a Muslim nation Benazir Bhutto

Pakistani Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto was the first-ever female leader of a Muslim nation. She took power again in 1993 after her successor, Nawaz Sharif, was forced to resign in a row with the president. She was assassinated on December 27, 2007, at a rally in Rawalpindi, in an attack claimed by the Pakistani Taliban.


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December 27 2018
Fire in Christmas eve in US, three Indian teenaged siblings die

Three Indian teenaged siblings were among four killed in a fire at a house in Collierville, two days before Christmas in US. “A fire started around 11 o’clock pm at the Coudriet home and celebrating Christmas with three teenagers attending an Academy here in the States.” As per reports. The Church statement said that the family of Indian teenagers was on its way to the US from India.


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December 26 2018
A Gujarat girl sets longest hair world record, 5ft 7 inch

A 16 girl from Gujarat has set a new record for longest hair on a teenager, with measure 170.5 cm (5 ft 7 in) long. “I got my hair cut, a really bad haircut. So, then I decided that I won’t cut my hair. I decided that when I was six and have not cut it since” said Nilanshi.


December 25 2018
62 dead, 600 injured in Indonesia tsunami triggered by volcanic eruption

At least 62 people killed and 600 people have been injured when the tsunami hit about 9:27 pm on Saturday, tsunami apparently caused by the eruption of an island volcano. Scientists from Indonesia’s Meteorology and Geophysics agency said it could have been caused by undersea landslides from the eruption of Anak Krakatau, still many people were searching for missing relatives.


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December 23 2018
UAE to give USD 3 billion to Pakistan to overcome financial crunches

The UAE will soon give USD 3 billion to cash-strapped Pakistan to support its financial crunches. The announcement of the financial support to Pakistan comes a week after its Finance Minister Asad Umar said that soon there will be an incoming investment package from the country's close ally Saudi Arabia, “the biggest foreign investment" in Pakistan's history added by Asad Umar.


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December 22 2018
A boy crashes car into 3 Ferraris, strangers help him pay Rs 2crore

A poor young driver Lin Chin-hsiang, 20, works at a local barbecue restaurant, who asleep in his Mitsubishi car and crashed it into three Ferraris, the crash has made headlines across Taiwan, many strangers help to pay ₹2.8 crore repair bill. People began sending him donations after crash made headlines, the police said he hadn’t been drinking alcohol and had a clean driving record.


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December 21 2018
24-yr-old man throws ₹18 lakh cash from top of building in Hong Kong

Wong Ching-kit, a 24-year-old man claiming to be cryptocurrency entrepreneur, was arrested for throwing cash worth ₹18 lakh from the top of building in Hong Kong, Wong said that he wanted to ‘help the poor by robbing the rich’. The 24-year-old was arrested on Sunday afternoon for causing disorder in a public place.


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December 19 2018
American Attacks Sikh Cab Driver, Sentenced to 15 Months in Prison

A man in the US has been sentenced to 15 months in prison for brutally attacking a 53-year-old Indian-origin Sikh taxi driver in Seattle last year. The accused, who pleaded guilty to assaulting him, was sentenced to 15 months in prison by a court in Seattle on Friday, 14 December. The Indian taxi driver have injured and was rushed to hospital.


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December 19 2018
Indian guitarist found dead in Dubai

A 22-year-old popular Indian guitarist has been found dead in his apartment in Dubai on Friday. The police have referred his body to the forensic medicine department and the report showed no irregularity in the guitarist’s death, “His body will be handed over to his family after the completion of administrative procedures”.


December 14 2018
Four Killed After Car Bomb Hits Security Forces Convoy in Kabul

At least 4 security force members were killed in an explosion in Kabul province on Tuesday morning, the blast took place around 9:20 AM local time in Bala Chinar area in Paghman district in Kabul. No group has claimed responsibility for the blast, the security forces were passing through the area when blast took place.


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December 11 2018
Four Killed After Car Bomb Hits Security Forces Convoy in Kabul

At least 4 security force members were killed in an explosion in Kabul province on Tuesday morning, the blast took place around 9:20 AM local time in Bala Chinar area in Paghman district in Kabul. No group has claimed responsibility for the blast, the security forces were passing through the area when blast took place.


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December 11 2018
Christmas tree made of pure gold coin worth of ₹18cr

The most expensive Christmas tree in all of Europe, the tree decoration is made of gold coins worth €2.3 million(₹18cr), The almost 10-foot-high tree has been made in cooperation with the Austrian Mint. The company’s employees spent more than an hour decorating the art object with 2,018 gold coins and topped it with a golden star.


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December 10 2018
22-year-old Software engineer, found dead at his desk in Google NYC headquarters

22-year-old Software engineer Scott Krulcik was found dead in Google’s New York City headquarters, Scott was discovered unconscious at his desk on the sixth floor of the building, as per police source there is no signs of trauma on Krulcik’s body and officials don’t suspect foul play, victim did not have any known history of medical conditions or substance abuse problems.


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December 10 2018
6 dead and several injured in nightclub stampede in Italy

Six people including five of them children have died and about 47 others have been injured in a stampede in Italy. The people at the nightclub, where a popular Italian rapper was performing, ran for the exits after someone sprayed a substance similar to pepper spray. Paramedics were seen treating those injured on the street following the incident.


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December 08 2018
32kg Gold worth ₹10 crore seized from Pak truck at Attari border

Over 32 kg of gold worth ₹10 crore was seized from a Pakistani truck at Punjab’s Attari border, it’s a one of the biggest seizures by an Indian agency along the Indo-Pak border in last 25-years, following which its driver was interrogated. The gold, meant for Delhi-based traders, was smuggled in an apple consignment coming from Afghanistan via Pakistan.


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December 07 2018
Pakistani anchor gets hit by ball of fire on live TV

A video of a Pakistani news anchor getting hit by a ball of fire on live TV has viral on social media. The anchor was in a panel discussion during a live broadcast when suddenly the ball of fire hit him. In the video clip that has been circulating crazily on social media, Pakistani PM Imran Khan was trolled mercilessly for a very stupid mistake made by the Pakistan Television Corporation.


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December 07 2018
Huawei founder’s daughter arrested on US, puts trade war truce in doubt

The daughter of Chinese tech giant Huawei’s founder has been arrested in Canada and is facing extradition to the United States, Huawei confirmed the arrest in a statement and said that it has been provided little information of the charges.


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December 06 2018
Six missing after two US warplanes collide midair off Japan coast

Two American warplanes crashed into the Pacific Ocean off Japan’s southwestern coast after a midair collision early Thursday, U.S. Marine Corps said that the 2 a.m. crash involved an F/A-18 fighter jet and a KC-130 refueling aircraft during regular training after the planes took off from their base in Iwakuni, Japanese officials said two crew members were in the F/A-18, and five others in the KC-130.


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December 06 2018
10 Indian men, 24 Thai women arrested over fake-marriage scam in Thailand

At least Ten Indian men and 24 Thai women have been arrested in Thailand for involvement in fake marriages aimed at extending spousal visas in the country, according to reports 20 other Indian men and six Thai women are said to be on the run, the 30 women allegedly hired by Indian men for 500-5,000 baht (₹500-₹10,000).


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December 06 2018
World’s heaviest man loses 300 kg, plan to lose more 100kg

34-year-old Juan Pedro Franco from Aguascalientes, Mexico, has lost almost 300 kg in the last two years. His weight dropped from 595 kg to 304 kg after a series of weight-loss surgeries, now he aims to lose another 138 kilograms.


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December 06 2018
Australian woman survives six days in desert on urine, wiper fluid

A 40-year-old Brooke Phillips an Australian women survived in dessert for 6 six days drinking her own urine and windscreen wiper container wiper fluid. She just had half a litre of water which she drank on the first night, thinking she would not be stuck for a very long time. She was found by her 16-year-old daughter large-scale search in the area.


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November 22 2018
US man wins 3 lotteries in one day, earns over ₹36 crores

Robert Stewart from Edgewater in New Jersey win lotteries in same day prize-money of $5 million (₹36.2 crores), he won an additional $500 and $100. This made it three back to back lottery wins in a span of just 24 hours. Robert won the lotteries on August 2 and his big price was $5 million lottery, He now plans to use the money to help his friends and family.


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November 11 2018
World War I ends on 11-11-1918 at 11th hour

The First World War left 9 million soldiers dead and 21 million wounded, ended at 11/11/1918 at 11th hour, at least 5 million civilians died from disease, starvation, or exposure. France and Germany declared war against each other on August 3. After crossing through neutral Luxembourg, Germany signed an armistice agreement with the Allies on November 11, 1918. World War I was known as the “war to end all wars”.


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November 11 2018
Air hostess breastfeeds passenger’s crying baby in mid-flight

The Philippines air hostess breastfeed a crying baby after the child’s mother ran out of formula milk on a flight. 24-year-old noticed a passenger’s baby crying hysterically after take-off, She added that she breastfed the baby until she fell asleep, the grateful mother continued to thank the flight attendant for helping her when she was at her most vulnerable.


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November 09 2018
Saudi rule change ban Israeli Muslims from Mecca pilgrimage

Israeli Muslims will not be able to reach Mecca for the annual hajj pilgrimage because Saudi Arabia change in passport regulations the Haaretz newspaper reported, Saudi authorities announced they will no longer accept the temporary passports that Jordan had issued to Israeli Muslims. Ties between Saudi Arabia and Israel have been growing stronger, with Israeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu saying recently.


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November 09 2018
An entire town in New Zealand is up for sale at ₹13.5crore

An entire town in New Zealand is up for sale at a price of $2.8 million (₹13.5crore), which has been abandoned for three decades. Lake Waitaki Village was built as housing for men and their families, working on a nearby dam project, in the 1930s. The abandoned town is still in good shape and comprises eight houses, a restaurant, a lodge, a fully operational commercial kitchen.


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October 31 2018
Japanese Princess Ayako gives up royal status to marry commoner

Princess Ayako married commoner Kei Moriya on Monday at a traditional ceremony at Tokyo’s Meiji Shrine to become the latest female royal to leave Japan’s imperial family. Emperor Akihito was the first crown prince to marry a commoner, According to Japan’s imperial law if royal if the royal family’s female members marry someone who does not have royal family give up the status of princess and live as common life.


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October 29 2018
Two paramedics raped 15-year-old Sikh girl inside ambulance

A 15-year-old mentally unstable Sikh girl was raped by two paramedics inside an ambulance in Pakistan, girl was rescued after her parents heard her screaming from within an ambulance belonging to Punjab Emergency Services, the girl went missing in Nankana Sahib city, around 80kms from Lahore. The two perpetrators have been arrested and both were government employees working for emergency service.


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October 29 2018
16-year-old French exchange-student raped by friend’s dad in Delhi

A 16-year-old French national was allegedly sexually assaulted by her friend’s father in South Delhi. The survivor was a part of an international student-exchange programme and was staying in Delhi for the same. “I was sitting on the bed and packing...he strongly tried to touch my breast he took my hand forcefully to bring it between his legs,” the girl said. FIR has been filed under relevant sections of the Indian Penal Code.


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October 29 2018
Indonesian plane with 189 aboard crashes into sea near Jakarta

A Indonesian low-cost airline Lion Air has crashed into the sea, shortly after takeoff from the capital on its way to the country’s tin-mining hub. A spokesman for Indonesia’s search and rescue agency said the Lion Air flight, JT610, lost contact 13 minutes after takeoff, Wreckage had been found near where the plane lost contact with air traffic officials on the ground, An official of Indonesia’s safety transport committee said he could not confirm the cause of the crash.


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October 29 2018
French father jailed for feeding children only cakes and Coca Cola

The father of two boys has been jailed in France for feeding them nearly exclusively on Coca-Cola. The father spent all his welfare money on alcohol and the family had nothing to eat. They only had Coca-Cola to drink. The father, who was described as violent towards his wife and children, was jailed for three months on Wednesday. The eldest boy had to have seven sugar-rotten teeth removed, and the second does not speak.


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October 25 2018
20 injured in Rome after malfunction escalator speed up and collapse

At least 20 people were injured after an escalator at the Repubblica metro station in Rome malfunctioned and rapidly sped downward, Fire Brigade said that most of the people, injured in the accident were the Russian football fans, who were on their way to attend a Champions League match between Roma and CSKA Moscow. Rome’s fire brigade Twitter handle asserted that the injured were taken to a hospital and the escalator was being repaired.


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October 24 2018
Saudi Arabia to provide 3bn loan to Pakistan to economic crisis

Saudi Arabia will provide Pakistan USD 3 billion for a year to address the cash-strapped country’s balance-of-payments crisis as Prime Minister Imran Khan Tuesday met Saudi King Salman in Riyadh, cash-rich Gulf kingdom has also signed an agreement to provide USD 3 billion worth of oil to Pakistan on deferred payment. Khan has said that Pakistan would probably need loans from both friendly governments and the International Monetary Fund, Khan is now scheduled to travel to Malaysia next week and to China on November 3 to seek financial assistance.


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October 24 2018
Canadian rapper dies after falling off plane during shoot of song

A 34-year-old Canadian rapper Jon James McMurray has died while filming a stunt on wing of plane, the rapper has been with a team making videos of plane stunts and parachuting on Saturday, McMurray had held on to the wing too long and by the time he let go he didn’t have time to open his parachute. McMurray’s manager, Ryan Desrochers, said the rapper had trained “intensively” for the stunt but, as he moved farther out on to a wing.


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October 24 2018
Taiwan train crash kills 18, injures 168 in deadliest rail accident

18 people killed and 168 were injured when a train derailed in northeastern Taiwan on Sunday, hundreds of rescuers and military personnel worked through the wreckage with spotlights on Sunday night in search of survivors. Taiwan Railways Administration said. “The train was in pretty good condition, an investigation was under way to find out the cause of the crash”. All eight coaches of the train had derailed and five flipped onto their side in the accident.


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October 22 2018
South Africa highway crash kills at least 27

27 people, including children, have been killed in a multi-vehicle accident in South Africa’s Limpopo province on Friday. The statement by President Cyril Ramaphosa’s office said a minibus, truck and delivery vehicle crashed on Friday on a major highway between Mookgophong and Kranskop. Four people survived the crash and are receiving medical treatment. Neither the presidency nor emergency responder ER24 released details on what caused the accident.


October 21 2018
Man puts up girlfriend for sale on eBay and her price reaches £70,200

A man listed is girlfriend on sale in ebay in an act of revenge, prank backfired when she started ranking in the bids . Ad was viewed over 81,000 times in 24 hours and had received 100 bids to reach £70,200 (₹60 lakh). Dale started receiving thousands of messages from potential buyers who were asking if they could take Kelly for a drive. But the listing was soon removed by eBay as the sale of ‘human body parts and remains’ are not allowed on the site.


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October 08 2018
Tsunami in Indonesia 48 dead, 350 injured after powerful earthquake

At least 48 killed and 356 injured after powerful 7.5 magnitude earthquake and tsunami in Indonesia’s Sulawesi island on Friday, Emergency response teams are yet to reach the coastal city of Donggala, worst hit by Friday evening’s tsunami, which was recorded at a height of 1.5 metres, large bridge in Donggala was totally destroyed and buildings collapsed, including hospitals and a shopping mall and residential house’s, search and rescue teams have been sent to hard-hit areas, including one of magnitude 6.7 an earlier magnitude 6.1 quake in central Sulawesi killed several people.


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September 29 2018
22-year-old Iraqi model shoot dead at inside her Porsche in Baghdad

Iraqi model and Instagram starlet Tara Fares has been shot dead at the wheel of her Porsche convertible in central Baghdad on Thursday, shoot by unknown gunmen 22-year-old who suffered three fatal bullet wounds, Tara Fares have 2.7 million followers on Instagram for her pictures sporting tattoos, different hair colours and adventurous clothes and had previously competed in the Miss Iraq and Miss Baghdad contests, many users tweeted about incident one user wrote “This Thursday it was Tara... Next Thursday, who will it be?”.


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September 29 2018
Plane overshoots runway in Micronesia and sinks in ocean all rescued

A Papua New Guinean plane has sunk in ocean after overshooting the runway in the Federated States, all passengers were rescued safely from Air Niugini’s partially submerged Boeing 737-800, after local fishers took their boats out to the crash site almost immediately, some of passengers have injuries after the flight came in “very low” for its landing, plane is believed to be a 13-year-old aircraft previously operated by Jet Airways and Air India Express, videos posted to social media show dozens of people in boats around the wreckage.


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September 28 2018
18-year-old girl and her lover’s beheaded by father for honour in Pakistan

18-year-old girl and her 21-year-old lover were beheaded by the girl’s family to save their honour on Sunday in small village in Attock district in Pakistan, the woman’s father caught her with the man then he and he girl’s uncle tied them with a rope and beheaded them with a sharp object police have arrested both suspects and recovered the murder weapon, at least 280 such murders were recorded by the Human Rights Commission of Pakistan from October 2016 to June 2017.


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September 24 2018
22-yr-old tries to steal passenger jet at Orlando airport, arrested

22-year-old student was trying to steal a passenger jet at an Orlando airport was arrested, Florida Institute of Technology student had a commercial pilot’s license but was not qualified to fly the aircraft, there is no evidence to indicate a connection to terrorism, after police searched his home and vehicle and found no weapons or explosives, man, identified as Nishal Sankat, had parked his car about 150 yards from the plane early on Thursday and kept it running before jumping the airport fence He was detained before he could attempt to start it.


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September 22 2018
three dead when women open fires in Marylan warehouse, US

An employee at a Rite Aid warehouse opened fire at work, killing three people before taking her own life, Several other people were injured, suspect was a 26-year-old temporary employee at the Rite Aid distribution center in Maryland, She didn’t have a particular target. She was just shooting randomly to colleagues at workplace several have gunshot wounds, two were in stable condition and two who were seriously injured, co-workers said “she just came in in a bad mood this morning. He said she’s usually nice but today, I guess it wasn’t her day”.


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September 21 2018
12 dead babies found in boxes and plastic bags in Kenya

Twelve dead babies have been found stuffed in boxes and plastic bags in a Kenyan hospital, uncovered 12 bodies of infants who died at the hospital mysteriously and their bodies hidden in boxes and paper bags, the Governor stormed into the hospital and demanded to know how many children died that day, it was still not clear what killed the babies or what happened to their mothers, Kenyan officials demanded changes after the incident came to light, Criminal Investigations to investigate what happen to those babies.


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September 18 2018
Gunmen open fire at Mexico city tourist plaza 3 shot dead, 7 injured

Gunmen with rifles and pistols killed three people on Friday and injured at least seven in a tourist plaza in Mexico City, victims had been at a restaurant when the shooting started around 10 p.m, police said the three victims were killed at an intersection on the edge of Plaza Garibaldi, identity of the three dead was not immediately clear, but the Milenio newspaper said they were men, police blame much of the capital’s crime on retail drug dealing and protection rackets run by violent gangs.


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September 16 2018