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Feb 26 2016

Sanjay Dutt to take chartered flight home after leaving from Yerwada jail

Carrrying a large shoulder bag and a small plastic bag containing documents, Dutt stepped out of the YCJ, kept the bags on the ground, turned around to kiss the ground an...

Feb 26 2016

Friends, family: Another US citizen detained in Iran

The wife of Baquer Namazi wrote in a Facebook post on Wednesday that her husband was arrested late on Monday and is now being held in Tehran's Evin prison. A fifth Amer...

Feb 26 2016

Australian icebreaker runs aground in Antarctica

Researchers who were waiting at Davis research station to be transferred home by the icebreaker will instead be transferred to Casey research station by a USA aircraft be...

Feb 26 2016

Somali president: Attack killed nearly 200 Kenyan soldiers

Kenya's military spokesman denied the figures given by the Somali President but declined to give an official death toll. The al Qaeda-aligned militants have been driven o...

Feb 26 2016

Women in Zika countries should breastfeed their babies

John Armstrong in his daily Zika virus update. Other major disease outbreaks of recent years like Ebola and severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) may have been dea...