Body of Korean Boy who Raised Alarm on Sinking Ferry Believed Found

The body of a South Korean boy whose shaking voice first raised the alarm that a passenger ferry with hundreds on board was in trouble has been found, his parents believe, but a DNA test has yet to confirm the find, media said on Thursday.

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Kashmiris Wary as Modi Challenges for Power

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Kashmiris Wary as Modi Challenges for Power

Mohammad Amin Pandith, a smallholder and father-of-three from Indian-controlled Kashmir, was lured from his home at night by a man in army uniform, dragged along a potholed lane and shot in the back of the head.

President Barack Obama begins his fifth State of the Union address Tuesday

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Obama to Use Japan Visit to Reassure Asian Allies

U.S. President Barack Obama will use a state visit to Japan on Thursday to try to reassure Asian allies of his commitment to ramping up U.S. engagement in the region, despite Chinese complaints that his real aim is to contain Beijing's rise.

Pentagon Dossier to Detail Secretive U.S. Afghan Detainee Policy (Photo: WikimediaCommons/ DavidBGleason)

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Pentagon Dossier to Detail Secretive U.S. Afghan Detainee Policy

Some of them have been locked up for a dozen years. Some are suspected fighters from Yemen, Russia or Pakistan, arrested by U.S. forces in Afghanistan or elsewhere. Several have been linked to al Qaeda.

U.N. Security Council Meets over Ukraine Hours Before Deadline

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U.N. Chief Demands Security Council Action on Syria

U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon demanded on Wednesday that the Security Council take action in Syria on violations of international law as he reported to the body that none of the warring parties was adhering to U.N. demands for aid access.

Pro-Moscow Protesters Seize Arms, Declare Republic; Kiev Fears Invasion

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Russia says it Will Respond if Ukraine Interests Attacked

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov accused the United States of being behind the political upheaval in Ukraine and said Moscow would respond if its interests came under attack.

Brother-in-law of Britain's Prince Charles Dies in New York

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Brother-in-law of Britain's Prince Charles Dies in New York

Mark Shand, the brother-in-law of Britain's Prince Charles, died in a New York hospital on Wednesday after suffering a serious head injury in a fall outside a club following a charity event.

MH370 Debris might have washed ashore? Pieces of Wreckage have been spotted in Western Australia shore (Photo: Reuters)

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MH370 Debris Washed Ashore? Pieces of Wreckage Spotted in Western Australia Shore

MH370 Debris might have washed ashore? Pieces of Wreckage have been spotted in Western Australia shore.

A massive iceberg or ice island of a whooping 255 square miles in size is moving into the ocean off Antarctica. (Photo: NASA/Jeff Schmaltz)

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Moving Ice Island: Monstrous Iceberg Almost the Size of Entire City Moving into Ocean off Antarctica

A massive iceberg or ice island of a whopping 255 square miles in size is moving into the ocean off Antarctica.

New York Police Department’s #myNYPD Campaign Backfires (Photo: Twitter screenshot)

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New York Police Department’s #myNYPD Campaign Backfires: Top 10 Outrageous Tweets, Photos Posted by Disgruntled Public

New York Police Department’s #myNYPD Campaign Backfires: A Twitter campaign, initiated by the New York Police Department, to "communicate effectively" has gone wrong, with many of the city's residents responding with hundreds of photos of the police brutality instead.

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WhatsApp User-base Breaches Record 500 Million Mark; Indians Form the Biggest Chunk

Popular messenger service, WhatsApp recently acquired by Facebook has breached the 500 million user base mark on Tuesday (22 April).

Happy St Georg’s Day 2014

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Happy St George’s Day 2014: 10 Funny Quotes Exclusively for the English

Happy St George's Day 2014: Here are 10 funny quotes exclusively for England and the English.

Shakespeare Day 2014: April 23 is believed to be the birth anniversary of William Shakespeare. Here are his 20 inspiring quotes to mark the day.  (Photo: Wikimedia Commons)

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Shakespeare Day 2014: 20 Inspiring Quotes to Mark William Shakespeare’s Birthday

Shakespeare Day 2014: April 23 is believed to be William Shakespeare's birthday. Here are his 20 inspiring quotes to mark the day.

Suzuki Let’s Bookings Open in India

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Suzuki Let’s Bookings Open in India; Price, Launch Details

The bookings for Suzuki's new scooter Let's have opened in India, with an advance payment of INR1,000.

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Rani Mukherji-Aditya Chopra Wedding: Uday Chopra Becomes Butt of Jokes on Twitter

Bollywood actress Rani Mukherji and director Aditya Chopra became a trending topic on Twitter, soon after the news of their wedding broke out on Tuesday. But along with them, Chopra's younger brother and "Dhoom" series actor Uday Chopra was also trending on the social networking site.

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‘The Bachelorette ‘2014 Shocker: Andi Dorfman’s First Date Eric Hill Passes Away Following Paragliding Accident

In a first for dating reality show “The Bachelorette”, one of its contestants passed away following a tragic accident just weeks before the show was to air.

'Home Alone' Star Macaulay Culkin Death Hoax Goes Viral (Photo: WikimediaCommons/Matt Biddulph)

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'Home Alone' Star Macaulay Culkin Death Hoax Goes Viral: Actor Reportedly Passed Away on Sunday

"Home Alone" star Macaulay Culkin is next in line to have become the victim of death hoax. A Facebook post claimed that 33-year-old actor who rose to fame with "Home Alone" passed away on Sunday.

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