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Pakistan army soldiers stands guard while rescue workers examine the site of an oil tanker explosion at a highway near Bahawalpur, Pakistan, Sunday, June 25, 2017. An overturned oil tanker burst into flames in Pakistan on Sunday, killing more than one hundred people who had rushed to the scene of the highway accident to gather leaking fuel, an official said. (AP Photo/Iram Asim)
The Latest: 153 killed in Pakistan tanker fireAn announcement over a mosque's loudspeaker that an overturned tanker truck had sprung a leak sent scores of villagers racing to the scene to gather spilled fuel
The Associated Press2 hours ago
Vietnamese dissident recounts deportation to FranceA Vietnamese dissident who says he was arrested at his home in southern Ho Chi Minh City and forcibly exiled to France said Sunday he is determined to continue his activity as a pro-democracy blogger
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Pakistani rescue workers gather at the site of an oil tanker explosion at a highway near Bahawalpur, Pakistan, Sunday, June 25, 2017. An overturned oil tanker burst into flames in Pakistan on Sunday, killing more than one hundred people who had rushed to the scene of the highway accident to gather leaking fuel, an official said. (AP Photo/Iram Asim)
Over 150 dead as overturned fuel truck explodes in PakistanAt least 153 people are dead in Pakistan after an overturned fuel truck exploded while villagers were rushing to gather oil leaking from the wreck
The Associated Press6 hours ago
A sniffer dog waits with other rescue workers at the site of a landslide in Maoxian County in southwestern China's Sichuan Province, Sunday, June 25, 2017. Emergency crews are searching through the rubble for victims after a landslide Saturday buried a picturesque mountain village under tons of soil and rocks, with more than 100 people remained missing.(AP Photo/Ng Han Guan)
Scores missing in massive China landslide; 10 bodies foundRescuers have recovered 10 bodies and are still searching for 93 other people, a day after a massive landslide buried a picturesque mountain village in southwestern China
The Associated Press6 hours ago
Rebels kill 1 Indian soldier, wound 3 in KashmirIndian forces have put an outskirt of Srinagar, the main city in Indian-controlled Kashmir, under security lockdown as they battle rebels who have taken shelter in a school building after killing one paramilitary officer and wounding another soldier
The Associated Press7 hours ago
Cable car crashes in tourist resort in Kashmir, killing 7Four Indian tourists and three local residents died when a cable car came crashing down from a height of at least 30 meters (100 feet) in a tourist town in the Indian portion of Kashmir
The Associated Press7 hours ago
Cambodian local election results offer hope to oppositionFinal results of Cambodia's local elections this month confirm the dominance of Prime Minister Hun Sen's ruling party, but a strong showing by the opposition saw its prospects boosted for next year's general election
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Visiting Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi, left, and Pakistan's adviser on foreign affairs Sartaj Aziz, right, listen to a reporter during a press conference, in Rawalpindi, Pakistan, Sunday, June 25, 2017. China's foreign minister says Beijing will hold a dialogue with Afghanistan and Pakistan to help improve relations between the two South Asian neighbors. (AP Photo/Anjum Naveed)
China aims to improve ties between Afghanistan, PakistanChina's foreign minister says Beijing will hold a dialogue with Afghanistan and Pakistan to help improve relations between the two South Asian neighbors
The Associated Press9 hours ago
Militants hit Indonesia police; 1 officer, 1 attacker deadAuthorities say two suspected militants have attacked police in western Indonesia, leaving an officer and an assailant dead.
The Associated Press12 hours ago
Afghan official says Taliban kill 10 policeAn Afghan official says the Taliban have attacked a security post in western Afghanistan, killing at least 10 police and wounding another three
The Associated Press12 hours ago
The Latest: 10 bodies found, 93 missing in China landslideRescuers have recovered 10 bodies and are still searching for 93 other people, a day after a massive landslide buried a picturesque mountain village in southwestern China
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Rescue official says death toll in Pakistan tanker fire reaches 148, dozens more in critical conditionRescue official says death toll in Pakistan tanker fire reaches 148, dozens more in critical condition
The Associated Press13 hours ago
Hindus kill 1 Muslim in clash on running train in IndiaIndian police have arrested one Hindu for suspected involvement in the killing a Muslim man who was attacked with a knife on a running train near the Indian capital
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Rescue official says over 100 dead on Pakistan highway after oil tanker turns over, ignites fireRescue official says over 100 dead on Pakistan highway after oil tanker turns over, ignites fire
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Reporter seeks justice for 'white van' torture in Sri LankaEight years after Sri Lanka's civil war ended, a reporter has returned from US exile to seek justice for his abduction and torture
The Associated Press19 hours ago
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