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Italy arrests 5 for mass murder during boat crossing

Tuesday, 22 July 2014.

ROME: Italian police arrested five men on Tuesday on suspicion of murdering and throwing overboard dozens of migrants crossing from Libya.

MH17: Britain to analyse black boxes - PM Cameron

Tuesday, 22 July 2014.

LONDON : Britain has agreed to a Dutch request for air accident investigators to retrieve data from the black boxes of the Malaysia Airlines plane that was downed over Ukraine with the loss of 298 lives, Prime Minister David Cameron said on Tuesday.

Arrests after 85 bags of body parts found

Tuesday, 22 July 2014.

DAR ES SALAAM : Tanzanian police said Tuesday they had arrested eight people after 85 bags stuffed with human body parts including limbs, fingers and skulls were found dumped in a landfill.

Nvidia launches tablet for on-the-go gamers

Tuesday, 22 July 2014.

SAN FRANCISCO : US computer chip maker Nvidia launched a high-performance tablet Tuesday aimed at gamers who want the convenience of a mobile device.

Jakarta governor Jokowi wins Indonesian election

Tuesday, 22 July 2014.

JAKARTA, Indonesia: Jakarta governor Joko Widodo, who won the hearts of Indonesians with his common man image, won Indonesia’s presidential election with 53 percent of the vote, final results from the Election Commission showed Tuesday.

South Korea trains collide, killing one and injuring dozens

Tuesday, 22 July 2014.

SEOUL : Two passenger trains collided in South Korea on Tuesday, killing one person and injuring dozens, a hospital official and police said, in the latest in a string of accidents that has rattled the country.

MH17: ‘Hideous crime’, probe hurdles an ‘outrage’: IATA

Tuesday, 22 July 2014.

MH17 a ‘hideous crime’, probe hurdles an ‘outrage’: IATA

MH17: Dutch to recover MH17 bodies from morgue train

Tuesday, 22 July 2014.

KHARKIV, Ukraine: Dutch experts today prepared to take custody of some 280 bodies recovered from downed Malaysian flight MH17, as a train carrying the remains arrived in the government-held Ukrainian city of Kharkiv.

China warns against "blind" rush to build coal-to-gas plants

Tuesday, 22 July 2014.

BEIJING: China has warned operators against “blindly” developing projects to turn coal into synthetic fuel, underlining the requirements needed for regulatory approval as companies rush into investments that are costly and might harm the environment.

UK gov’t announces inquiry on Russian spy death

Tuesday, 22 July 2014.

LONDON: The British government has announced plans for a public inquiry into the 2006 death of poisoned ex-Russian spy Alexander Litvinenko.