Earthquake of magnitude 4.6 - Kuril Islands

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20 September 2018
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Maldives opposition warns against bid to sway September election
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US aircraft bomb Afghan army headquarters in Faryab after withdrawing cause of Taliban attacks.
Initial police probe points to the Sultan Kudarat bomb being placed under a motorcycle parked along the national highway before it detonated, says Isulan police chief Supt Celestino Daniel.
At least 1 dead, 35 injured in Sultan Kudarat after explosion, provincial police confirm.
Mattis says 'No plans' to scrap future war games with South Korea, defense secretary's announcement comes as North Korea accused of continued nuclear activity
More body counts, in Ghazni and Paktika, courtesy of the Afghan military: 29 Killed in Ghazni, 15 in Paktika airstrikes.
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Earthquake of magnitude 4.6 - 79km E of Sarangani, Philippines
Sailors aboard USSJohnSMcCain in Yokosuka, Japan, salute the national ensign at half-mast in honor of the late Sen. John McCain, one of the ship's three namesakes honoring his family's three generations of dedicated service to our USNavy.
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Maritime patrol aircraft US Navy P-8A Poseidon LX-N90459
Three police personnel have been killed and a district police chief wounded in Taliban attack in western Farah province3 week ago
Three police personnel have been killed and a district police chief wounded in Taliban attack in western Farah province
Warning from North Korea to the US: If a compromise cannot be reached and diplomacy crumbles, Pyongyang could resume "nuclear and missile activities"
China's Deputy Commerce Minister Qian Keming says that China has given tariff exemptions to 97 pct of imports from 33 developing African countries that have diplomatic ties with China at a press briefing for the Beijing Summit of the China-Africa Cooperation Forum
Local police commander  Hayatullah Bahram was killed in clashes with Taliban Kunduz province Afghanistan3 week ago
Local police commander Hayatullah Bahram was killed in clashes with Taliban Kunduz province Afghanistan
A Hong Kong hospital has apologised for a patient's death after a student nurse performed an unsupervised procedure
DPRK hackers disguised themselves as South Korean cyber police and sent phishing emails to people who work with North Korea. They disguised the sender's mail domain as instead of the government domain.
A Capital Airlines Beijing-Macao flight, carrying 176 ppl, made an emergency landing in Shenzhen Tuesday, after aborting a landing attempt in Macao due to mechanical failure, the airline said. 5 were slightly injured while other have been safely evacuated, said Shenzhen Airport.3 week ago
A Capital Airlines Beijing-Macao flight, carrying 176 ppl, made an emergency landing in Shenzhen Tuesday, after aborting a landing attempt in Macao due to mechanical failure, the airline said. 5 were slightly injured while other have been safely evacuated, said Shenzhen Airport.
Russia's exercise East-2018 will take place in central and eastern military districts and involve almost 300.000 troops,over 1000 military aircraft,two of Russia's naval fleets and all its airborne units. Exercise will be the biggest Russian maneuvers since 1981 and take place on Sept.11 -15
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Shoigu: 300 000 militarymen, 36 000 military vehicles will take part in Vostok-2018 drill
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KCNA: "If the U.S. deteriorates the relations with the DPRK and brings the danger of war to the Korean peninsula again, those who hatched the military plots must be held wholly accountable for it."
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KCNA: "The U.S. is utterly mistaken if it thinks that it can stun someone by its hackneyed way of 'gunboat diplomacy' it employed like an almighty weapon in the past century."
Capital Airlines JD5759 damaged while landing attempt at Macao, diverted to Shenzhen and evacuated emergency slides
Varavara Rao being questioned in Hyderabad by Pune Police. Gautam Navlakha being questioned in New Delhi. Raids continue across the country on Maoist sympathisers in the plot to assasinate PM Narendra Modi and Bhima Koregaon violence.
Asif Khan of PTI escapes unhurt in firing incident in Peshawar
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Earthquake of magnitude 4.6 - Kuril Islands
USAF B-52H's DANTE01 and 02 departed Andersen AFB, Guam en-route to the South China Sea near the disputed Islands  USAF KC-135R's ELROY21 and 22 provided tanker support from Andersen3 week ago
USAF B-52H's DANTE01 and 02 departed Andersen AFB, Guam en-route to the South China Sea near the disputed Islands USAF KC-135R's ELROY21 and 22 provided tanker support from Andersen
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Militant trigger IED blast, fire upon army vehicle in south Kashmir's Pulwama
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Earthquake of magnitude 4.6 - 215km SE of Kuril'sk, Russia
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[email protected] Robert Lighthizer on China's reaction to trade negotiations with @POTUS: "I don't think they've ever seen anyone who's ever stood up to them like this."
Another Road Crash: Death sparks barricade on Ctg highway Locals put up a barricade on the Chittagong-Dhaka highway for almost an hour from around 3:00pm at the point of entry to the port city following the death of a man under the wheels of a human haul
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Planes vs weather doesn't always turn out well > KC-135 Damaged in Tropical Storm Won't Fly until October, Air Force Says
Asif Khan of PTI escapes unhurt in firing incident in Peshawar
Islamic State East Asia (ISEA) claims another attack on behalf of Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom Fighters (BIFF): IED Kills 2 Soldiers and Destroys Hummer Vehicle in Datu Odin Sinsuat, Maguindanao, Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM), Philippines
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Gang rape survivor commits suicide in Bhiwani village
Senator Antonio Trillanes IV challenged President Rodrigo Duterte to an IQ test after the latter questioned his level of intelligence.
Ahead of Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi's visit to China, Chinese Ambassador to Egypt Song Aiguo hails the close relations between China and Egypt as a model for Sino-African cooperation
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Group attack on complainant while returning from police station in Udala of Mayurbhanj district; one Paresh Chandra Mishra along with his family members attacked while returning from police station in connection with a case filed for misbehaviour with his sister
Sambalpur police seizes 194 bottles of cough syrup and Nitrosun tablets; arrests 4 Odisha
Seven days after flooding that typically occurs only once in several decades inundated farm houses and drowned large numbers of livestock, water up to 1 meter deep persists in Nanzhaike village, in Shouguang, Shandong province.
Taliban's district shadow governor for Abkamri district of Badghis province killed along with 22 other militants in an airstrike of Afghan military forces in Ghormach district of Faryab province on Monday - local officials
Taliban authorities and their sports commission held a wrestling match in Jowzjan's Darzab. The district was cleared of ISIS-K militants last month.3 week ago
Taliban authorities and their sports commission held a wrestling match in Jowzjan's Darzab. The district was cleared of ISIS-K militants last month.
Russian Defense Ministry: Chief of the General Staff of the RF Armed Forces Valery Gerasimov and Chief of the Joint Staff of the Central Military Council of China Colonel-General Li Zzocheng held talks in Moscow, discussing the expansion of bilateral military cooperation3 week ago
Russian Defense Ministry: Chief of the General Staff of the RF Armed Forces Valery Gerasimov and Chief of the Joint Staff of the Central Military Council of China Colonel-General Li Zzocheng held talks in Moscow, discussing the expansion of bilateral military cooperation
HK media report Momoko Sakura's death
Dashed off moving bus, youth dies. A bus driver's assistant pushed out a young man from a moving bus in Chittagong city on Monday afternoon and he died on the sport, reports UNB. The 'victim' was identified as Ashrafuzzaman Rony
"It's just not the right time to talk with China" about trade, Trump says
Hong Kong pro-democracy group says two members detained and questioned during travel to mainland
Senior police officer dispatched to Koh Tao to probe British backpacker's rape allegation.
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Earthquake of magnitude 4.6 - Kuril Islands
An airstrike killed six Taliban insurgents along the border of Tajikistan and Afghanistan, officials said on Monday
Whole Ghowrmach district fell to Taliban Clashes reported in Chechaktu area in neighboring Qaysar district of Faryab Afghanistan3 week ago
Whole Ghowrmach district fell to Taliban Clashes reported in Chechaktu area in neighboring Qaysar district of Faryab Afghanistan
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Russian Foreign Minister spoke on the phone with President Ashraf Ghani today and it was decided that the Moscow talks would be called off. Future talks would be planned with Kabul's participation, officials have confirmed
River upstream of the overflow reservoir came extremely close to flooding Tokyo
Public representatives on Monday said they were worried about security during the Oct 20 parliamentary and district council elections in eastern Nangarhar province
Type 055 destroyers are the largest surface combatant currently being built in the world. The Type 055 Destroyer has a length of 180 meters, a beam of 20 meters and a draft of 6.6 meters for a full load displacement of 13,000t.
Thailand: A senior police officer has been ordered to KohTao island in the southern province of Surat Thani to investigate charges by a British backpacker that local police refused to accept her complaint that she had been raped.
Massive rally held by labour groups against Duterte in Manila
Vietnam braces for National Day protests in Hanoi3 week ago
Vietnam braces for National Day protests in Hanoi
Parts of Bulacan still flooded due to persistent rains
An alleged suicide bomber was among seven rebel suspects intelligence forces have detained during separate operations in eastern Nangarhar province,
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Earthquake of magnitude 5.0 - 58km WSW of Pasni, Pakistan
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Afghan defense ministry confirms militant attack on army convoy in Faryab's Ghormach district, says the attack was repelled and the convoy reached its destination Qaisar district
The Ghormach district in northern Faryab province completely fell into the hands of Taliban insurgents on Monday3 week ago
The Ghormach district in northern Faryab province completely fell into the hands of Taliban insurgents on Monday
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Unidentified gunmen on Monday morning shot dead two personnel of the Afghan Air Force (AAF) in Kabul
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Five detained for protesting against cattle farm demolition in Klang
28 militants killed in Ghazni airstrikes
They have been very localised and at some times they have been to support infiltration attempts. From   till winters,  we will see heightened activity: Lt Gen AK Bhatt, IGP-GOC Victor Force on ceasefire violations by Pakistan in Jammu and Kashmir3 week ago
They have been very localised and at some times they have been to support infiltration attempts. From till winters, we will see heightened activity: Lt Gen AK Bhatt, IGP-GOC Victor Force on ceasefire violations by Pakistan in Jammu and Kashmir
Prime Minister Imran Khan and Army Chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa have expressed resolve to continue efforts for enduring peace in the country. They reiterated their determination for lasting peace and stability in the country and exchanged views on security situation in the region.
President Ghani meets visiting Uzbekistan foreign minister in Kabul. They discuss economic projects, peace process and counter-terrorism3 week ago
President Ghani meets visiting Uzbekistan foreign minister in Kabul. They discuss economic projects, peace process and counter-terrorism
Weather Alert: Residents of Northern Luzon and Central Luzon should stay on alert for possible flash floods and landslides on Tuesday, August 28.
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"The situation in Ghazni City, which came under multipronged attack from Taliban on August 10, has returned to normal, says a UN agency."
In response to attack from Afghanistan, Tajikistan reportedly (as reported by the state-owned Tajik news agency Avesta) fired on Afghan territory from helicopters
Near Farkhor, south Tajikistan, 10-12 armed men attempted to cross from Afghanistan to Tajik territory on 26 August; 3 Tajik civilians died in a shootout
Facebook says it is banning 20 Burmese individuals and organizations, including Senior General Min Aung Hlaing, Commander-In-Chief of the armed forces
Vietnam Deputy Prime Minister/Foreign Minister : On behalf of the Vietnamese Government, today I went to the US Embassy to extend condolences over the passing of Senator John McCain, a symbol of the Viet Nam-US reconciliation process3 week ago
Vietnam Deputy Prime Minister/Foreign Minister : On behalf of the Vietnamese Government, today I went to the US Embassy to extend condolences over the passing of Senator John McCain, a symbol of the Viet Nam-US reconciliation process
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Targeted assassinations in Afghanistan up 35% when compared to same period last year: UN
Myanmar army killed and raped Muslim Rohingya with 'genocidal intent' - U.N. human rights investigators report
UN: Myanmar Military Commander must be prosecuted for genocide
China's new carrier No. 17 leaving Dalian for a second round of sea trials. That's LIAONING CV16 in drydock at left in the second image.
Russian or Tajikistani planes early Monday bombed parts of Durqad district of northern Takhar province after drug smugglers clashed near Takistan's border. Two Tajik border policemen were killed.
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