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36 killed, 145 injured in flash floods across Pakistan

At least 36 people have died and 145 others were injured over the past 24 hours in heavy monsoon rain-triggered flash floods and related incidents throughout Pakistan,

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Thousands of birds die amid Israel's 'worst ever' wildlife crisis

00:33 Thousands of birds around Israel's Hula Reservoir were seen struggling, suffering, and dying as an outbreak of avian flu set off alarms throughout the region. More than 5,000 migr

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Shi'ite Muslims observe Ashura in India

Click arrows to view gallery Ashura is observed by Muslims throughout the world, and falls on the tenth day of Muharram, the first month of the Islamic calendar.

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Healthcare workers battle burnout amid a shortage of nurses

02:19 Throughout the coronavirus pandemic, healthcare workers have been called heroes, lauded for their relentless work in a risky environment.But many of those currently working on the

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Indonesia celebrates its Independence Day

Click arrows to view gallery Indonesians celebrated their country’s Independence Day on Tuesday with ceremonies, raising of the flag and patriotic festivities.Call

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More looting in South Africa

Many shops have been picked clean or destroyed following five days of riots and looting in the South African city of Durban.What began as protests against the prison sen

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China's natural heritage sites annually generate 14 billion yuan

China's natural sites inscribed on the World Heritage List have brought about an annual income of over 14 billion yuan (about 2.16 billion U.S. dollars) from tourism to local people, the National

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