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At least 19 dead in Peru mountain road accident

At least 19 dead in Peru mountain road accident

Lima: At least 19 people died and eight more were injured in a bus crash on a mountain road in Peru, police has said. The crash happened in Canta province, around 100 kilometers (60 miles) from Lima at 8.30pm (0130 GMT) on Sunday night, as travellers were returning to the capital following a national holiday. […]

US, China revive trade talks with low hopes for progress

US, China revive trade talks with low hopes for progress

Beijing: Two months after US-Chinese talks aimed at ending a tariff war broke down, both sides are trying to temper hopes for a breakthrough when negotiations resume Tuesday on an array of disputes that has grown to include tension over Chinese tech giant Huawei. Rhetoric on both sides has hardened despite the agreement by Presidents […]

Suicide blast hits police in Afghanistan, kills 3

Suicide blast hits police in Afghanistan, kills 3

Kabul: An Afghan official says at least three police officers were killed when a Taliban suicide bomber targeted a district police headquarters in eastern Ghazni province. Ahmad Khan Serat, provincial police chief’s spokesman, says the explosion on Saturday morning in the Ab Band district also wounded 12 policemen. He says the Taliban, who control much […]