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Some relatives of the more than 200 children missing in a sunken South Korean ferry offered DNA swabs, as the 69-year-old captain was arrested
JINDO - Agence France-Presse
South Korean prosecutors sought arrest warrants for the captain and two crew members of the ferry that capsized two days before with hundreds of children on board, a coastguard official said.
PERTH, Australia - Agence France-Presse
The mini-submarine hunting for flight MH370 will finish scouring its current strip of the Indian Ocean within a week, Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott has said
KATHMANDU - Agence France-Presse
At least nine Nepalese climbing guides have been killed and five others are missing after an avalanche struck Mount Everest early Friday
SEOUL - Agence France-Presse
The frantic search for nearly 300 people, most of them schoolchildren, missing after a South Korean ferry capsized extended into a second day as 9 people were confirmed dead
HONG KONG- Reuters
A passenger on board a Hong Kong-bound Cathay Pacific flight, armed only with a Toblerone chocolate bar, demanded the plane fly to Sochi so he could watch the Winter Olympics, a court heard.
SYDNEY - Agence France-Presse
A leading Australian politician resigned Wednesday after admitting to a "massive memory fail" when he told a corruption inquiry he never received a bottle of wine worth Aus$3,000 (US$2,780)
Camera footage has been revealed from inside the South Korean ferry that capsized on April 16
LAHORE, Pakistan - Agence France-Presse
Pakistani police Tuesday arrested a second man suspected along with his brother of eating a newborn baby whose head was found at their home, officials said.
Heart-wrenching messages sent by the students from a sinking South Korean ferry added extra emotional weight Thursday to a tragedy that has stunned the entire nation
NEW DELHI - Agence France-Presse
India's highest court on Tuesday recognised the existence of a third gender that is neither male nor female, in a landmark judgement hailed by transgender people.
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