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2 killed, 36 injured in Myanmar earthquake

YANGON, March 14, 2017 (BSS/XINHUA) -- Two people were killed and 36 others injured due to wall collapse of a residential quarter after an earthquake struck Taikkyi, M...More...

Parliament backs Brexit bill as Scotland bids to break away

LONDON, March 14, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - Parliament gave its approval Monday for Prime Minister Theresa May to start Britain's withdrawal from the European Union, even as Scot...More...

5.9 magnitude quake strikes Andaman and Nicobar islands

New Delhi, Mar 14, 2017 (BSS/PTI) A strong earthquake measuring 5.9 on the Richter scale on Tuesday hit the Andaman and Nicobar archipelago, a group of islands at the ju...More...

24 people injured in Myanmar's earthquake

YANGON, March 14, 2017 (BSS/XINHUA) -- At least 24 people including 17 women have been injured and several religious buildings damaged in Monday night's earthquake that struck Taikkyi, Myanmar's Yang...More...

Guatemala minister resigns over fire that killed 40

GUATEMALA CITY, March 14, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - Guatemala's minister for social welfare, Carlos Rodas, offered his resignation Monday after a blaze in a government-run childr...More...

New plan leaves 14 million fewer insured in 2018: US budget office

WASHINGTON, March 14, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - Fourteen million fewer Americans will have health insurance next year under the Republican plan to replace Obamacare, a nonpartisan...More...