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Hossain gets death for war crimes

Bangladesh's war crimes court sentenced Mobarak Hossain, a former ruling party leader, to death for mass murder during the country's war of independence.

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Trafficking of children ‘on the rise’

The problem is most acute in Africa and the Middle East, where the majority of trafficked people are boys and girls, a UN agency said.

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Swiss museum ‘to accept Nazi art’

The Bern Art Museum agreed to accept part of the artworks bequeated by Cornelius Gurlitt which includes masterpieces looted by the Nazis.

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Sunday Independent International

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Man torched ex in front of her children
November 22 2014 at 12:28

A jury recommended the death penalty for a man who shot his ex-girlfriend and lit her on fire in front of her five children.

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Police accidentally kill unarmed man
November 22 2014 at 12:28

A 28-year-old unarmed man was killed after a rookie police officer shot him in New York's Brooklyn borough, say police.

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Would-be Ferguson bomb suspects arrested
November 22 2014 at 12:27

The FBI arrested two men suspected of buying explosives they planned to detonate during protests in Ferguson.

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Man arrested for stealing from temple
November 22 2014 at 12:27

A German man was arrested in Thailand for stealing donations at a Buddhist temple, officials confirmed.

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Schools in huge child abuse settlement payout
November 22 2014 at 12:27

Los Angeles school officials agreed to a $139 million settlement for victims of a teacher jailed for lewd conduct with students.

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