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Witch doctor trapped woman in an Indonesian cave as sex slave for 15 yrs, held

The reports state Saman provided H certain portions to terminate pregnancies over the years.

09 Aug 2018 1:44 PM

After Sunday’s devastating quake, 5.9 magnitude aftershock strikes Indonesia

It was the strongest of some 355 aftershocks that have rattled the island since Sunday, the national disaster agency said.

09 Aug 2018 1:40 PM

Stateless boys, coach rescued from Thai cave granted citizenship

Three boys from the football team, were granted Thai citizenship along with their 25-year-old coach on Wednesday.

09 Aug 2018 11:57 AM

Indonesia earthquake: Death toll rises to 164, many still without aid

Officials have appealed for medicine, food, clean water with at least 1,400 people seriously injured and 156,000 displaced.

09 Aug 2018 11:36 AM

Pakistani actress-singer Reshma shot dead by her husband

Police said the suspect entered the house and started firing at his wife, following a domestic dispute. He then managed to escape.

09 Aug 2018 9:52 AM

Dawood's henchman not Pakistani, but Indian; to be extradited: Thai court

Hussain entered Bangkok on fake Pakistani passport and has been in prison since Sept 2000 for plotting to kill Chhota Rajan.

08 Aug 2018 5:41 PM

First time in 20 yrs, China’s imports exceed exports amid trade war with US

China has reported a current account deficit of USD 28.3 billion in the first half of this year.

08 Aug 2018 12:34 PM

Journalists give B'desh govt 72-hours to arrest those who attacked colleagues

At least seven photojournalists were injured in attacks with sharp weapons, sticks and iron rods while covering the protests on Sunday.

07 Aug 2018 6:03 PM

Japan: Medical school admits to altering entrance scores to keep out women

Tokyo Medical University altered entry test results since 2000, thinking women doctors on becoming mothers would shorten or halt careers.

07 Aug 2018 4:01 PM

Technological breakthrough: China successfully tests first hypersonic aircraft

The Xingkong-2 or Starry Sky-2, was launched in a target range located in Northwest China on Friday last.

06 Aug 2018 3:55 PM