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Roadside bomb kills 4 in Southern Thailand: Security official                    New antibody attacks 99% of HIV strains                    Test, ODI league structures could hinge on India-Pakistan ties                    5 of a family burnt in capital fire                    Freedom fighter or curse? Man behind Rohingya insurgency                    

Roadside bomb kills 4 in Southern Thailand: Security official

A roadside bomb planted by suspected Muslim insurgents killed four army rangers and wounded six, including a civilian, in southern Thailand on Friday, a security official said, reports Reuters

Freedom fighter or curse? Man behind Rohingya insurgency

To his foes, Ata Ullah is a reckless amateur who has brought untold misery to hundreds of thousands of Rohingya after launching an insurgency in Myanmar

DPRK say will make 'deranged' Trump pay dearly for UN speech

DPRK say will make 'deranged' Trump pay dearly for UN speech

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un blasted US President Donald Trump as “mentally deranged” on Friday and vowed to make him pay dearly for threatening to destroy his country, hours after Trump ordered fresh sanctions over Pyongyang’s weapons programs, reports Reuters

Myanmar says security forces told to avoid collateral damage

Myanmar says security forces told to avoid collateral damage

Myanmar’s vice president told the United Nations on Wednesday that security forces in his country’s Rakhine State, from which hundreds of thousands of people have recently fled, have been instructed to take “full measures” to avoid collateral damage and harming innocent civilians, reports Reuters

Trump urges 'strong and swift' UN action to end Rohingya crisis

Trump urges 'strong and swift' UN action to end Rohingya crisis

US President Donald Trump is urging the UN Security Council to take "strong and swift action" to bring Myanmar's Rohingya crisis to an end, US Vice President Mike Pence said on Wednesday, calling the violence there a threat to the region and beyond

Strong quake near Mexico City kills more than 226

Strong quake near Mexico City kills more than 226

At least 226 people died when a powerful earthquake of magnitude 7.1 struck central Mexico on Tuesday, toppling buildings in the heavily populated capital where rescuers scoured frantically under the rubble of ruins for survivors

Refugees reject Suu Kyi claim over Rohingyas

Refugees reject Suu Kyi claim over Rohingyas

Rohingya Muslims who fled violence in Myanmar are rejecting leader Aung San Suu Kyi's claims that many members of their minority group are safe

Suu Kyi 'burying her head in the sand'

Suu Kyi 'burying her head in the sand'

Amnesty International said Aung San Suu Kyi,  and her government are still burying their heads in the sand