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New Zealand votes in knife-edge election

WELLINGTON, Sept 23, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - New Zealand was voting Saturday in a cliffhanger election pitting conservative Prime Minister Bill English against charismatic young...More...

Minor quake jolts Indian-controlled Kashmir

SRINAGAR, Indian-controlled Kashmir, Sept 23, 2017 (BSS/XINHUA) - Feeble earthquake shocks shook Indian-controlled Kashmir on Saturday, officials said.

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Italian populists to unveil 5-Star candidate for PM

RIMINI, Italy, Sept 23, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - Italy's populist 5-Star Movement (M5S) announces its candidate for prime minister Saturday as it braces to attempt a revolutionar...More...

Dam fails in Puerto Rico, 70,000 told to evacuate

SAN JUAN, Sept 23, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - Some 70,000 people were ordered to evacuate their homes Friday after a rain-swollen dam in Puerto Rico failed in the latest disaster c...More...

UN needs $200 million for 'catastrophic' Rohingya influx

DHAKA, Sept 22, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - The United Nations will need $200 million over the next six months to face the "catastrophic" influx of more than 420,000 Rohingya refug...More...

Greek court approves first forced Syrian deportations

ATHENS, Sept 22, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - Greece's top administrative court on Friday approved the forced deportation of two Syrian refugees, setting a precedent for hundreds of...More...