Friday, Aug 01, 2014
August 1, 20144:06 pm
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The 72-hour ceasefire came into effect on Friday after Israel accepted a joint proposal from the US and the UN.

August 1, 20148:49 am
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IDF released a video showing a raid by its Elite special forces in Sajya where they found sniper guns.

August 1, 20141:16 am
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On the Israeli side, 59 have been killed. Rocket fire into southern Israel continued on Thursday.

July 31, 20149:15 pm
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"It is too early to talk about identification, it is an operation that could take weeks, months and maybe years," said an official.

July 31, 20148:01 pm
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WHO said the trend in Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone "remains precarious with ongoing... transmission of infection".

July 31, 20144:40 pm
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Heavy shelling resumed in Tripoli where rival militia brigades were battling for control of its airport.

July 31, 20143:54 pm
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Netanyahu said he will not accept any truce that won't allow Israel to complete its mission of destroying the tunnel network.

July 31, 201412:58 pm
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Such a massacre requires an earthquake-like response, said Hamas spokesman Fawzi Barhoum.

July 31, 201411:46 am
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Security forces were ordered to enforce action plan placing non-essential govt workers on 30-day leave.

July 30, 20143:33 pm
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At the edge of the schoolyard, some 20 donkeys lay dead, still tied to a railing.

July 30, 20142:13 pm
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Medics took about 24 bodies including 13 girls to a hospital morgue after Guinean rap concert stampede.

July 30, 201412:11 pm
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The Israeli assault intensified after the deaths of 10 soldiers in Palestinian cross-border attacks.

July 30, 20149:07 am
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Suicide Bombers attacked two mosques in northeast Nigeria's Yobe state killing at least six people.

July 29, 20146:58 pm
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The high death toll comes as Israel has escalated its military offensive in the coastal strip.

July 29, 20146:28 pm
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Khamenei said Israel was acting like a "rabid dog" and "a wild wolf".

July 29, 20145:55 pm
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Israel stepped up its bombardment of the Gaza Strip warning people in three densely populated areas to vacate their homes.

July 28, 20147:42 pm
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"Unfortunately the world doesn't blame the Israelis," said Meshaal.

July 28, 20145:50 pm
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"How should a mother feel when she opens her eyes on the day of Eid and does not see her son next to her?" said Abir Shammaly.

July 28, 20145:01 pm
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Some of the casualties of the raid were jihadist fighters from the Islamic State or one of its allied Sunni militant groups.

July 28, 20145:19 pm
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At least two Palestinians were killed in fresh airstrikes by Israel despite calls for immediate ceasefire.

July 28, 20149:55 am
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The 20-day operation has already killed more than 1,000 Palestinians and 45 Israelis.

July 27, 20149:27 pm
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The black boxes would be transferred from northern Mali to the capital, Bamako, and then delivered to Paris.

July 28, 201412:49 am
Smoke rises following an Israeli strike on Gaza, as seen from the Israel-Gaza Border. (Source: AP)

Hamas said it would be willing to abide by a new 24-hour humanitarian truce ahead of the Eid al-Fitr holiday.

July 27, 20146:02 pm
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Clashes broke out on Saturday when Islamist groups launched an assault on the headquarters of a special forces unit near the city centre.

July 27, 20145:41 pm
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Boko Haram militants take away Cameroon Vice Prime Minister Ahmadou Ali's wife and house help.

July 27, 20145:44 pm
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Militiamen brought four bodies back and paraded through town in their cars, dragging the corpses behind them," said the police.

July 27, 20141:47 pm
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Israel resume airstrikes. The 20-day operation has already killed more than 1,000 Palestinians and 45 Israelis.

July 27, 201410:07 am
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Death toll rose to 1,000, 5,870 Palestinians have been wounded and 120,000 have been displaced.

July 26, 20145:41 pm
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American embassy staff left Tripoli on Saturday and traveled overland to neighboring Tunisia.

July 26, 20144:22 pm
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The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said the fate of around 200 other soldiers remained unknown.

July 26, 20143:44 pm
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Muslims pray in a church in Gaza as Israeli airstrikes in the city disrupt prayers ahead of Eid.

July 26, 20148:09 pm
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Gaza crisis enters its 19- day conflict; close to 1000 Palestinians and 39 Israelis have been killed in the crossfire.

July 26, 20142:25 am
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A man was recently whipped in public for sexually harassing a woman.

July 25, 20145:38 pm
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Terrorism has not been ruled out as a cause, although officials say the most likely cause is bad weather.

July 25, 20144:39 pm
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The plane disaster is the third in space of just eight days, capping a disastrous week for aviation industry.

July 25, 20143:56 pm
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In a statement, the U.N. health agency said that four hospitals had been damaged in the conflict.