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12 die as bus falls into gorge in northern India

12 die as bus falls into gorge in northern India

At least 12 people died when their bus plunged into a Himalayan gorge in the northern Indian hill state of Himachal Pradesh, police said Sunday.

Australian citizenship crisis deepens as eighth lawmaker falls

Australian citizenship crisis deepens as eighth lawmaker falls

The citizenship crisis engulfing Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull's government deepened on Tuesday as an eighth lawmaker exited parliament ...

Islamic State's last stronghold in northern Iraq falls

Islamic State's last stronghold in northern Iraq falls

Iraqi forces have captured Islamic State's last stronghold in northern Iraq, the military said on Thursday, leaving the militant group holed up in pockets of land by the Syrian border ...

Lankan rupee falls on dollar demand

Lankan rupee falls on dollar demand

Sri Lankan rupee forwards edged down yesterday on dollar demand from importers, but the fall was capped

Hong Kongers bundle up as temperature falls

Hong Kongers bundle up as temperature falls

A cold snap gripped Hong Kong yesterday, with residents shivering as temperatures plunged to the lowest point in nearly 60 years and frost dusted the mountaintops of a city accustomed to a subtropical climate.