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Angry relatives clash with police as Korea recovers more dead from ferry

Angry relatives of hundreds of missing inside a sunken South Korean ferry clashed with police on Sunday morning as coastguard divers retrieved 10 more bodies from the ship and the official number of dead rose to 46 people. A rescue operation has now turned into a grim search through the stricken vessel to recover the remaining... Read More

A daughter of one of the Nepali mountaineering guides who was killed in Friday

A daughter of one of the Nepali mountaineering guides who was killed in Friday's avalanche on Mount Everest, cries as she is comforted by a relative at Sherpa Monastery in Kathmandu yesterday. – Reuters pic, April 20, 2014

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Boko Haram claims bomb in Nigeria’s capital

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Death toll climbs to at least 13 in worst tragedy on Everest

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Boy among three dead in Belgium shooting

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Authorities search for missing Singaporean ferry passenger

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