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Bermuda Triangle cruise tour agency offers full refund to passengers if ship vanishes

The travel agency is charging US $1,556 for cabins for a two-day trip

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Nigeria church event: At least 31 dead, including children

Dozens of people die at the Kings assembly church charity event as a stampede breaks out.

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Western arms supply to Ukraine risks further destabilisation, warns Putin

German Chancellor Olaf Scholz and French President Emmanuel Macron asked President Putin to hold 'direct serious negotiations' with Ukraine President Zelensky

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Sri Lanka buys Russian oil amid economic meltdown

The more than five-decade-old Iran-built Sapugaskanda oil refinery resumes operations, as cash-scarce Sri Lanka buys  Russian oil to ease shortages amid its ongoing economic crisis, but the…

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US intelligence assesses 'unusual trajectory' of missile test-fired by North Korea: Report

The US on Friday (May 27) imposed sanctions on two Russian banks, a North Korean company and a person it accused of supporting North Korea's weapons of mass destruction program 

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Meetings in Xinjiang 'unsupervised', China visit 'not an investigation': UN rights chief

The State Department spokesman Ned Price said the Biden administration was 'deeply concerned about the upcoming visit' and expressed unhappiness over alleged human rights violations in Xinjiang.…

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66-year-old Irish man suffers amnesia 10 minutes after sex with wife

The intercourse triggered short-term amnesia, temporarily wiping his memory of the previous day and rendering him unable to retain new information

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UK: Massive fire breaks out at multi-million-dollar luxury superyacht, video goes viral

In a statement, Devon and Cornwall Police said no one was reported to be injured 

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Singapore man hospitalised after consuming sex enhancement coffee

The ingredient was found to contain high levels of tadalafil which is used to contain erectile dysfunction. It is usually given under medical supervision.

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‘Smeared classmate's blood and acted dead’: Texas school shooting survivors recall the dreadful day

Days after the horrific shooting at an elementary school, several survivors are coming forward to share their painful stories to give an account of how things unfolded that day

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Turkey shows what NATO really is

This should be a moment of clarity

via The New York Times
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China detains Beijing lab officials after COVID-19 testing 'violations'

China's state-run Global Times said Beijing is depending on nucleic acid tests to ensure the capital is not put under lockdown.

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Amid Ukraine war, Russia successfully test-fires Zircon hypersonic cruise missile

Described as part of a new generation of unrivalled arms systems, Zircon is intended to arm Russian cruisers, frigates, and submarines

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China seals deal with Samoa causing fresh jitters in western sphere

China's agreement with Samoa has come after its pact with Solomon Islands, another Pacific island nation. The region was traditionally viewed to be in the influence zone of Australia and New…

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Archaeologists discover ancient Mayan city at construction site in Mexico - see pics

As per the report, burial grounds of adults and children have been located nearby. Marine life were also discovered in the area 

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