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Boeing 707 Kyrgyz cargo plane crashes west of Tehran, 10 crew feared killed

A Boeing 707 Kyrgyz cargo plane with 10 people onboard crashed west of Tehran, Iran's state TV reported on Monday, adding all crew members were feared...

Nobel Prize winner James Watson stripped of honorary title over racist comments

James Watson, the Nobel Prize-winning DNA scientist who lost his job in 2007 for expressing racist views, was stripped of several honorary titles Frid...

Fleeing Saudi woman arrives in Canada

The young Saudi woman who has been granted asylum after fleeing from her reported abusive family arrived in Canada's Toronto on Saturday morning, medi...

Death toll in China coal mine accident rises to 21

The death toll in the coal mine roof collapse in China's Shaanxi Province has risen to 21 as rescuers found dead bodies of the other two trapped miner...

Bill seeking termination of Pakistan as major non-NATO ally introduced in US Congress

Legislation to terminate the designation of Pakistan as a major non-NATO ally was introduced in the US Congress by an influential US lawmaker. Introdu...