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Spain orders the evacuation of embassy staff from Libya

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On Friday, Spain’s foreign ministry declared that they are planning for the temporary evacuation of their embassy staff from Libya amid the crisis. According to the reports, the situation is very volatile and worsening every day. The ministry stated that they planned for evacuation of unspecified numbers of Spaniards from the country. The ministry also claimed that on Tuesday, their ... Read More »

Powerful gas explosions kills 24 people in Taiwan

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On Friday, the gas leakage led to multiple powerful explosions that killed 24 people in southern Taiwanese city of Kaohsiung. The underground explosion ripped apart several roads, manhole and bridges in the second largest city of Taiwan. The explosions caused a severe damage to the public property in the city. The Government officials claimed that the leakage occurred in underground ... Read More »

US and UN announces Humanitarian ceasefire in Gaza for 72 hours

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On Friday, the secretary of United Nations, Ban Ki Moon and US secretary John Kerry announced 72 hours of unconditional ceasefire in Gaza. The announcement stated that the Israeli military will stay in its place during the truce. The ceasefire did not ask the Israeli military to withdraw from the region. The reports suggest that few hours before the truce ... Read More »

Poultry Plants Can Now Inspect their own Birds

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The Agriculture Department gave plant operators the right to inspect their own birds for imperfections and feces on the processing lines. By allowing this, government inspectors will be now able to concentrate more on the safety of other food issues in the plants.   According to Tom Vilsack, the Agriculture secretary, this new ruling is the biggest change in food ... Read More »

New Study Reveals Gene That Predicts Suicide Risk

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According to scientists they have discovered a genetic link to stress response that could decide the likelihood of a person committing suicide. The hope is that it would take no more than a blood test to determine the risk a person has to commit suicide.   The researchers were a group from John Hopkins. The study involved comparing brain tissue ... Read More »

Alicia Keys Expecting Second Baby

Alicia Keys and husband, producer Swizz Beatz, are expecting another baby, the singer reveals Thursday. Keys, 33, shows off her baby bump in picture posted in her Instagram account that reads, “Happy Anniversary to the love of my life @therealswizzz !! And to make it even sweeter we’ve been blessed with another angel on the way!! You make me happier than ... Read More »

Philippines Confirms Beheading and Rape of 2 Citizens in Libya, Orders Evacuation of Citizens

The Philippines orders the evacuation of 13,000 citizens from Libya after a Filipino construction worker was beheaded and a nurse was gang-raped in the country. Philippines Foreign Secretary Albert del Rosario was heading to neighboring Tunisia to oversee the evacuation as clashes between militias seeking to control of the international airport in Tripoli continues. The Philippine government ordered a mandatory ... Read More »

Israel Vows Unwavering Operation in Gaza Until Hamas Tunnels Were Destroyed

Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu vows on Thursday that Israel will not stop its operation in Gaza until all of the Hammas tunnels have been destroyed. Netanyahu said Israel has uncovered and neutralized dozens of terror tunnels and determined to destroy all with or without a ceasefire. He said these tunnels are use by Islamist militant group Hamas to attack ... Read More »

Boko Haram supported Suicide bombers targeting Nigeria

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On Tuesday, a female suicide bomber blew herself inside a college premises killing six people and injuring several people. The bomber targeted the youth standing near the notice board. This was the fourth suicide bomber attack in Nigeria in recent months. Till now no group has taken the responsibility but it seems to be supported by the notorious militant outfit ... Read More »

United Nations restricts oil trading with ISIS

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On Monday, The United Nation council members took a decision not to trade oil from ISIS in Iraq and Syria. UN warned of tough sanctions if any country indulges in oil trade with the terrorists. The militant group has seized the oil refineries in Syria and Iraq. The council members declared that no country is allowed to trade oil from ... Read More »