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India heatwave toll exceeds 1 000

More than 1 100 people have died in a major heatwave sweeping India, as forecasters warned searing temperatures would continue.

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Sorcery accused hacked to death

The Pacific nation of PNG must crack down on crimes against people suspected of sorcery after a mob hacked a woman to death, the rights group said.

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Hamas accused of Gaza war crimes

Hamas forces carried out a brutal campaign of abductions, torture and unlawful killings against Palestinians, Amnesty International said.

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Fire at China nursing home kills 38
May 26 2015 at 09:44

At least 38 people were killed at a fire which broke out at the centre which housed elderly people with disabilities, report said.

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Man who triggered bomb scare sorry
May 26 2015 at 09:44

A US man who triggered a bomb scare explained that the suspicious device was a pressure cooker used for his food truck business.

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Severe weather hits Mexico, Texas
May 26 2015 at 09:44

At least 13 people died after a freak tornado ripped through the northern Mexican city of Ciudad Acuna.

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Cops find 139 suspected migrant graves
May 26 2015 at 09:43

Malaysian authorities say human traffickers’s camps contained 139 suspected graves as well as barbed-wire pens likely used to cage migrants.

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Nine killed in Brazil prison riot
May 26 2015 at 09:43

Nine people died, one of them decapitated, in a prison mutiny in Brazil which ended with the release of 70 hostages, police said.

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