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Italy school bus crash and fire leaves 16 dead  👤1370

2017-01-21 15:05:06

A bus carrying schoolchildren has crashed and caught fire in northern Italy, killing at least 16 people, emergency officials say.

Ten found alive in Italy avalanche hotel  👤1692

2017-01-21 14:01:00

Rescuers in central Italy have found 10 survivors after an avalanche buried a mountain hotel.

Gambia's Jammeh says he will step dow  👤1691

2017-01-21 12:01:49

The Gambia's long-term leader Yahya Jammeh says he will step down, after refusing to accept defeat in elections.

Bomb blast at market in Pakistan kills 15  👤1898

2017-01-21 11:45:55

At least 15 people were killed and 30 others injured on Saturday in a blast at a vegetable market in northwest Pakistan's restive Kurram Agency, officials said.

Trump vows to end 'American carnage'  👤1716

2017-01-21 10:02:41

President Donald Trump has painted a bleak picture of a broken country after being sworn in as US president.

Car ploughs into pedestrians in Melbourne  👤771

2017-01-20 19:28:25

Three people have died and up to 20 are injured after a car deliberately struck pedestrians in central Melbourne, police say.

US air strikes kill Isis militants plotting new terror attacks in Europe as Libya camps destroyed  👤700

2017-01-20 15:46:45

American forces have bombed two Isis camps in Libya where militants were plotting new terror attacks on Europe.

Tamil Nadu govt waves Centre’s assurance of support, promises steps to hold Jallikattu  👤907

2017-01-20 14:33:30

As the protests against the ban on Jallikattu escalated across Tamil Nadu on Thursday, Chief Minister O Panneerselvam, who met Prime Minister Narendra Modi in the Capital, declared that his government would "take steps with the backing of the Centre" to hold the traditional bull-taming sport.

Meet the new US President  👤1070

2017-01-20 11:09:19

The most controversial, unconventional and the most anti- Foundation President will be sworn in today in the US which was considered the "Land of the Free". Republican President-elect Donald J. Trump will be sworn in as the 45th President of the United States of America today (20).

Italy earthquakes: Many feared dead in hotel buried by avalanche  👤1130

2017-01-19 17:08:17

Thirty people are missing after an avalanche buried a small hotel in the mountains of central Italy after a series of earthquakes, authorities say.

Obama's final press conference  👤1835

2017-01-19 13:36:28

President spoke of his daughters' resilience and said: 'If we work hard, if we're true to those things in us that feel right, the world gets a little better each time'.

Russia and Turkey 'in first joint air strikes on IS'  👤1653

2017-01-19 10:33:01

Russian and Turkish jets have carried out their first joint strikes on so-called Islamic State (IS) inside Syria, the Russian defence ministry says.

Thousands protest at India bullfighting ban  👤1171

2017-01-18 14:48:18

Thousands of people in India's southern Tamil Nadu state are protesting against a ban on bullfighting.

Nigeria air strike error kills dozens in refugee camp  👤1662

2017-01-18 12:42:40

A Nigerian military jet has mistakenly bombed a camp for displaced people in the north-east, killing at least 52 people and injuring many more.

Sex accuser sues Trump for defamation  👤1711

2017-01-18 10:32:45

A former Apprentice contestant who accuses US President-elect Donald Trump of sexual assault has filed a defamation lawsuit against him.

Tesla allows self-driving cars to break speed limit, again  👤1821

2017-01-18 10:07:09

Drivers of the electronic cars will again be able to set the self-driving features to break the speed limit, even on undivided roads.

India shuts down Coca-Cola plant  👤2139

2017-01-18 09:12:49

Authorities in northern India have ordered the closure of a Coca-Cola bottling plant at the centre of protests that it is extracting too much groundwater, an official said Wednesday.

PM rejects 'partial' EU membership  👤1604

2017-01-17 12:22:00

The UK will not retain "partial" membership of the EU once it leaves, Theresa May will say in her much-anticipated Brexit speech.

Plane crashes into homes in Kyrgyzstan  👤1867

2017-01-16 11:52:15

A Turkish Airlines cargo plane from Hong Kong has crashed in Kyrgyzstan, killing at least 32 people, most of them on the ground, say officials.

Brazil prisoners killed in Natal riot  👤1075

2017-01-15 13:52:37

Inmates have seized control of the largest prison in the north-eastern Brazilian city of Natal.

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