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Five killed in Japan home stabbing

Five people have died in a stabbing attack in the western Japanese city of Sumoto, local media report,reports BBC.  A 40-year-old unemployed man was arrested for allegedly attacking the victims at a farmstead early on Monday morning, according to police. ...

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No new clues in MH370 report

An interim report into Malaysia Airlines flight MH370, published on the first anniversary of its disappearance, has given no new clues as to what happened to the plane,reports BBC.  The report revealed that an underwater locator beacon battery had expired ...

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Boko Haram Militants Ally With Islamic State

Nigerian militant group Boko Haram has pledged allegiance to Islamic State in an audio statement, according to SITE,reports Sky.  The monitoring group said part of the message, which has been translated from Arabic, read: “We announce our allegiance to the ...

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Charges sought over US envoy attack

South Korean police say they are seeking a detention warrant for a man who slashed the US ambassador to South Korea on charges of attempted murder,reports BBC.   Ambassador Mark Lippert is recovering in hospital after Kim Ki-jong attacked him with ...

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