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5.0-magnitude quake hits Hokkaido, Japan

5.0-magnitude quake hits Hokkaido, Japan

Tokyo, May 11 (UNI) An earthquake with a magnitude of 5.0 jolted Hokkaido, Japan Region at 00:47:21 GMT on Saturday, the GFZ German Research Centre for Geosciences said.

The epicenter, with a depth of 33.2 km, was initially determined to be at 41.85 degrees north latitude and 144.01 degrees east longitude.

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34 killed in refugee shipwreck near Italian coast

22 Jun 2024 | 5:24 PM

Rome, June 22 (UNI) Bodies of 14 migrants were recovered in the Ionian Sea off the southern coast of Italy, which brings the total death toll from this week's refugee shipwreck to 34, Italian news media reported on Saturday, citing coastal guard services.

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US: SC upholds gun ban in domestic abuse cases

22 Jun 2024 | 5:08 PM

Washington, June 22 (UNI) The US Supreme Court has upheld restrictions on the possession of firearms by people under domestic violence restraining orders.

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Ukraine loses up to 370 soldiers in battles with Russia’s western group of forces

22 Jun 2024 | 5:02 PM

Moscow, June 22 (UNI) Russia's Zapad (West) Group of Forces has taken more advantageous positions, repelled two attacks, destroyed an ammunition stockpile over the past 24 hours, while Ukraine has lost up to 370 soldiers in clashes, the Russian Defense Ministry said on Saturday.

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Pak calls for decisive action against terrorism in Afghanistan

22 Jun 2024 | 4:35 PM

Qatar, June 22 (UNI) Pakistan's Permanent Representative to the United Nations Ambassador Munir Akram has called for decisive action against terrorism in Afghanistan.

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Pak: Police register 2 FIRs over man’s lynching in Madyan

22 Jun 2024 | 4:33 PM

Madyan (Pak), June 22 (UNI) The Swat police have registered two First Information Reports (FIRs) in connection with lynching of a man in Madyan.

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