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At least 8 dead, 34 injured in Nigeria bombing KANO: A triple bombing at a bus station during Friday morning rush hour in north Nigeria killed at least eight people and wounded 34 others, rescue workers told AFP.A local rescue official who requested anonymity and was at the scene in Gombe state's capital said eight bodies had been brought to one area hospital. The spokesman for the National Emergency Management Agency, Manzo Ezekiel, told AFP his staff had confirmed five dead but noted the toll could be higher and said that at least 34 people were wounded in the attack. Copyright AFP (Agence France-Presse), 2014

Gold price tumbles to four-year low LONDON: Gold slumped Friday to the lowest level in more than four years, as investors took their cue from the stronger dollar and rebounding equities.At about 0705 GMT on the London Bullion Market, gold dived to $1,167.41 per ounce, striking the lowest point since late July 2010.Sister metal silver sank to $15.99 per ounce, reaching a nadir last witnessed in February 2010.Gold has fallen sharply after the US Federal Reserve announced Wednesday that it will ...

Cyclone weakened into depression KARACHI: Tropical Cyclone (Nilofar) in Arabian Sea has weakened into a depression and now located at latitude 21.2 N and longitude 65.2 E, about 490 km in south-southwest of Karachi, said the Met Office's Cyclone Advisory on Friday.The depression is almost stationary and likely to further weaken into a low pressure area on Friday evening or night then it would move slightly north-westward before dissipation over the water on Saturday.At present the estimated average sustained ...

PM announces big cut in price of petroleum products ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif Friday said negative politics have damaged the national economy, but the government remained determined to bring about a positive turn around for the welfare of the masses and prosperity of the country.Chairing the meeting of the federal cabinet here at the PM Office the Prime Minister also announced a major cut in prices of the petroleum products.The Prime Minister announced that the price of Petrol has been slashed from ...

One civilian killed in east Ukraine in night of shelling DONETSK: One civilian was killed overnight in east Ukraine, official said Friday, as Kiev accused pro-Russian separatists of violating a shaky truce 45 times over the course of the night.AFP correspondents in rebel-controlled Donetsk heard artillery blasts from the direction of the airport, the site of fierce fighting for weeks, and locals said overnight shelling intensified in the morning hours.Donetsk city hall said in a statement that the northern part of the city has been ...

‘Nilofer’ will not hit any part of Pakistan coastline Pakistan Meteorological Department (PMD) said on Thursday that the ‘Nilofar’ cyclone has started weakening and is unlikely make landfall in coastal areas of Pakistan.‘Nilofer’ will not hit any part of Pakistan as well as India; it has weakened and will die down completely by Saturday. Rainfall along with gusty winds in lower Sindh is expected within two days. According to local media reports the director of the Tropical Cyclone Warning Centre, Abdul Qayyum Bhutto said, ...


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