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  • A fire broke out at a hotel in the Philippine capital today, killing four people and trapping several on the fifth floor, a rescue official said. About 20 people were trapped in the Manila Pavilion Hotel, Johnny Yu, chief of the Manila Disaster Risk Reduction Management Office, told radio station ...

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  • NEW DELHI - China has blocked India's request to add the head of Jaish-e-Mohammad militant group to a UN Security Council blacklist of organisations linked to Al-Qaeda, India said on Friday. India has accused Jaish-e-Mohammad and its top leader, Maulana Masood Azhar, of masterminding several ...

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