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Fighter jet crashes in Croatia, pilots survive

Fighter jet crashes in Croatia, pilots survive

06 Dec 2022 | 11:27 PM

Zagreb, Dec 6 (UNI) A Croatian MIG-21 fighter jet crashed in northeastern Croatia at around 2 p.m. (1300 GMT) on Tuesday. The two pilots successfully ejected and landed safely, the Croatian Ministry of Defense said in a statement.

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Russia continues to surpass Saudi, Iraq as India's top oil supplier

06 Dec 2022 | 10:20 PM

London, Dec 6 (UNI) Russia shipped 909,400 barrels per day (bpd) of crude oil to India in November, overtaking the Middle East countries of Saudi Arabia and Iraq for the second consecutive month, data compiled by London-based energy cargo tracking firm Vortexa suggested.

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Turkish F-5 fighter jet crashes in Konya province

Turkish F-5 fighter jet crashes in Konya province

06 Dec 2022 | 8:31 PM

Ankara, Dec 6 (UNI) An F-5 military aircraft crashed in the central Turkish province of Konya on Tuesday, the pilot managed to eject and survived the accident, the Turkish Defense Ministry said.

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China urges Australia to stop sending 'wrong signals' to Taiwan

China urges Australia to stop sending 'wrong signals' to Taiwan

06 Dec 2022 | 6:38 PM

Beijing, Dec 6 (UNI) Australia should adhere to the internationally recognized one-China principle and stop sending misleading signals to "separatist forces" on the island of Taiwan, Chinese Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Mao Ning said on Tuesday.

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Railway explosion leaves 3 dead in Thailand

Railway explosion leaves 3 dead in Thailand

06 Dec 2022 | 5:31 PM

Bangkok, Dec 6 (UNI) Three workers of the State Railway of Thailand were killed and four other people were injured in an explosion on a railway in Songkhla Province in southern Thailand, Thai media reported Tuesday, citing local authorities.

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Japan to allocate over $106mln extra aid to Afghanistan

06 Dec 2022 | 4:47 PM

Tokyo, Dec 6 (UNI) The Japanese government has pledged to allocate an additional $106.7 million in assistance to Afghanistan, the Japanese Embassy in Kabul said on Tuesday.

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51st Bangladesh-India friendship day celebrated

06 Dec 2022 | 4:32 PM

Dhaka, Dec 6 (UNI) Bangladesh on Tuesday celebrated the Bangladesh-India Friendship Day to mark New Delhi's recognition of Dhaka on December 6, 1971 -- 10 days before the liberation of Bangladesh from Pakistan.

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SL has to build new economy: President

SL has to build new economy: President

06 Dec 2022 | 2:11 PM

Colombo, Dec 6 (UNI) Sri Lanka has to build a new economy to forge ahead and there is no question of reforms because an economy does not even exist, President Ranil Wickremesinghe said in remarks published on Tuesday.

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India to help SL boost milk output

India to help SL boost milk output

06 Dec 2022 | 1:26 PM

Colombo, Dec 6 (UNI) India is going to help Sri Lanka boost its domestic milk production.

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SL Minister declared a foreigner

06 Dec 2022 | 1:19 PM

Colombo, Dec 6 (UNI) A Sri Lankan MP, Diana Gamage, has been declared a British citizen.

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6.2-magnitude earthquake jolts Indonesia

6.2-magnitude earthquake jolts Indonesia

06 Dec 2022 | 1:17 PM

Jakarta, Dec 6 (UNI) A 6.2-magnitude earthquake rocked Indonesia's western province of East Java on Tuesday, but did not cause a tsunami, the meteorological, climatological and geophysical agency said.

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Indonesia bans sex outside of marriage

06 Dec 2022 | 1:08 PM

Jakarta, Dec 6 (UNI) Indonesia's parliament has approved a new criminal code that will make sex outside of marriage punishable by up to a year in prison.

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'Twitter Files' release not healthy: White House

'Twitter Files' release not healthy: White House

06 Dec 2022 | 12:51 PM

Washington, Dec 6 (UNI) White House Press Secretary Karine Jean-Pierre declared Monday that the revelations showing high-level collusion between Twitter officials and the Biden administration are not healthy.

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7 killed as roadside bomb strikes bus in Afghanistan

06 Dec 2022 | 11:45 AM

Mazar-i-Sharif, Afghanistan, Dec 6 (UNI) Seven commuters have been confirmed dead and six others injured as a blast struck a bus of government employees in Mazar-i-Sharif, the capital of northern Balkh province on Tuesday, provincial police spokesman Mohammad Asif Waziri said.

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Railway explosion kills 3 in Thailand

06 Dec 2022 | 11:17 AM

Bangkok, Dec 6 (UNI) An explosion at a railway in Thailand's southern Songkhla province early Tuesday killed at least three people and injured four others, according to the State Railway of Thailand (SRT).

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