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Six men jailed over Indian child rape

NEW DELHI: Three men have been jailed for life for the rape, torture and murder of an eight-year-old Muslim girl in Indian-administered Kashmir. Three police officers were found guilty of destroying evidence and sentenced to five years in prison. The victim, who belonged to a Muslim nomadic tribe, was found ...

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17 killed, 13 missing after mudslide in Colombia

At least 17 people were killed and 13 others were missing after a mudslide buried eight houses in southwestern Colombia, authorities said. The national risk management agency gave the updated toll after rescue efforts in Rosas, in the department of Cauca, were halted at nightfall. Reducing by two an earlier toll ...

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Ten million slaves go missing from survey in India

Daniel Berehulak / Getty Images MUMBAI: An anti-slavery group has sharply reduced its estimate of enslaved people in India from 18 million two years ago to eight million today – a figure campaigners said was too low and could undermine efforts to fight the crime. The Australia-based Walk Free Foundation ...

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Hundreds missing in Laos after dam collapse

LAOS: Hundreds of people are missing and an unknown number believed dead after the collapse of a hydropower dam in southeast Laos, state media reported Tuesday. The accident happened at a dam in southeastern Attapeu province late Monday, releasing five billion cubic metres of water with “several human lives claimed, ...

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Police appeal to find missing teenager

LANCASHIRE: Police are currently concerned for a British Asian teenager from Accrington. Eisha Mahmood is 16 and was last seen in the early hours of January 31. Eisha is described as an Asian female, 5ft 7inch tall, medium build with shoulder length dark brown hair, last seen wearing a traditional black Asian ...

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French climber saved on killer mountain in dramatic rescue

ISLAMABAD: An elite group of climbers saved a French mountaineer in a daring night-time rescue on a Pakistan peak nicknamed “killer mountain”, but officials on Sunday (Jan 28) called off the search for a second missing climber. The team of Polish climbers with support from the Pakistani military launched the attempt ...

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Police launch search for two children missing from Sheffield

SHEFFIELD: Marcela Menyhartova, who is 13-years-old and Marcel Menyhart, aged 12. were last seen at Ice Sheffield in Attercliffe at 8pm on Friday January 19. Marcela is around 5ft 3 ins tall, with long brown hair often worn in a bun. She is of thin build and was last seen ...

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Student Sophie Smith Missing from Gorleston

Members of the public are being asked if they can print out missing posters to help find missing Sophie. NORWICH: The 21-year-old has not been seen since she went missing from her home in Avondale Road, Gorleston at about 3am on Boxing Day morning. A4 colour posters are available from ...

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