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Can’t give Pak ‘blank cheque’: US

WASHINGTON: Talking tough, the US has said it would not give a “blank cheque” to Pakistan until it goes full…

Russia mourns boat tragedy

MOSCOW: With flags flying half mast, black ribbons on the government buildings and church prayers across the country, Russia Tuesday…

Kuwaiti women seek divorce

MANAMA: More than 30 Kuwaiti women have filed for divorce after they found out that their husbands spent partying on…

Kanishka bombing victims’ families reject compensation

TORONTO: Families of the 329 victims of the 1985 Air India Kanishka bombing have rejected the Canadian government’s one-time compensation…

42 children killed in Bangladesh accident

DHAKA: In a tragic accident, at least 42 school children were killed and over 30 others missing after a truck…

Syrian troops storm central city

BEIRUT: A human rights activist says Syrian troops have stormed into a central city, killing at least one person and…

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Climate stifling ocean’s carbon

Energy from thin air

WASHINGTON: Researchers have discovered a way of harnessing energy from the air around us that could potentially power wireless sensors,…