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Panama Papers journalist killed in car bomb blast

VALLETTA: A Maltese journalist responsible for exposing her island’s alleged ties to a tax haven via the Panama Papers was killed by a car bomb on Monday. Daphne Caruana Galizia died in a blast shortly after leaving her home in Mosta, Prime Minister Joseph Muscat said. Despite being heavily criticised ...

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Huge bomb blast kills at least 80, wounds hundreds in Kabul

KABUL: A powerful bomb exploded in the morning rush hour in the center of Kabul on Wednesday, killing at least 80 people, wounding hundreds and sending clouds of black smoke into the sky above the presidential palace and foreign embassies. The bomb, one of the deadliest in Kabul and coming ...

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Bomb blast hits Bangkok military hospital

  BANGKOK: A small bomb struck a Bangkok military hospital on Monday wounding more than 20 people, police said, three years to the day since the army seized power of the politically unstable kingdom. Thailand remains starkly divided since the May 22, 2014 coup, but dissent has broadly been silenced ...

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Bomb blast in Afghan school leaves eight students, cleric dead

KABUL: A bomb blast inside a seminary in Parwan province of Afghanistan eight children and an ulema council leader, were killed on Tuesday morning. According to Afghan media reports, Head of the Parian Ulema Council, Maulvi Abdul Rahim Shah Hanafi, was among the deceased. As soon as the students gathered ...

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