Wednesday , 14 November 2018

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Fire kills 16 in El Salvador prison

SAN SALVADOR: At least 16 people were killed and more than 20 injured in a fire at a prison in El Salvador’s Ilobasco city, authorities said.
“There are 16 dead,” the Salvadoran Red Cross spokesperson, Mr Carlos Lopez said, adding that 26 people were injured.

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Myanmar holds rare polls

YANGON: Voters in Myanmar’s first elections in 20 years on Sunday cast their ballots amid a barrage of criticism that the balloting was rigged in favour of the ruling military, as well as hope that some change toward democratic reform might nonetheless follow.

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