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Police arrest nine after teacher beheaded in Paris suburb
Among the detainees are four relatives of the suspect, including a minor, who were arrested in the immediate aftermath of the attack.
The French police have arrested nine people after a suspect   read more>>
Kurd party offices in Baghdad torched by Hashd al-Shaabi supporters
Hundreds of Hashd demonstrators swept past a security detail and stormed the offices of the Kurdistan Democratic Party.
Supporters of Hashd al-Shaabi, an Iraqi paramilitary network dominated by   read more>>
Pakistan’s Nawaz Sharif accuses army chief Bajwa of toppling his government
Addressed from London tens of thousands of people organised by opposition parties
Gujranwala/Lahore, Reuters: Former Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Saturday   read more>>
   
Missile strikes hit Azerbaijan cities after shelling of Armenia separatist capital
There was no early official information about the toll from   read more>>
Months into COVID-19, Iran sees worst wave of virus deaths People
Tehran, AP: Iran’s capital has run out of intensive   read more>>
Report: India selecting 300m people for COVID-19 vaccine
Nation’s broken health-care system cannot cope with strain of prolonged pandemic
Fo New Delhi, Bloomberg: India is identifying 300 million people   read more>>
   
Smog returns to India capital as wind drops, farmers burn stubble
With industrial activities resuming and cars back on roads –   read more>>
WHO defends data after concluding Gilead's remdesivir flopped COVID-19 trial
Gilead, which got the Solidarity data 10 days ago, questioned the findings
An Zurich/Geneva, Reuters: A World Health Organization (WHO) trial that   read more>>
Yemen’s warring sides complete largest prisoner swap in 5 years
More than 1,000 people released following prisoner exchange between government and Houthi fighters.
Yemen’s warring parties have completed the largest prisoner-swap in the   read more>>
   
Mexico vows purge after ex-defence chief arrested in US
Ex-minister Cienfuegos detained in Los Angeles over drugs
Mexico City, Reuters: Mexico’s president on Friday promised to clean   read more>>
Fearing late votes might not count, millions cast ballots around America
If pace continues, US will mark a first: more votes cast before Election Day than on it
Houston: Haunted by the spectre of a potentially fragile election   read more>>