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Three dead in accident involving two cars and two lorries

RAUB: A collision between two cars and two lorries on a major route here resulted in three people being killed and two others seriously injured.

Senior Thai army officer wanted in migrant trafficking probe

BANGKOK (AFP): A Thai court has issued an arrest warrant for a high-ranking army officer over human trafficking, police said on Tuesday, making him the first military figure in junta-ruled Thailand to be implicated in the grim trade in migrants from Myanmar and Bangladesh.

US court backs Muslim woman denied job at Abercrombie because of headscarf

WASHINGTON (AFP): The US Supreme Court ruled Monday in favour of a Muslim woman who claimed she was denied a sales job with fashion retailers Abercrombie & Fitch as a teen because of her headscarf.

Obama calls on Myanmar to end ‘discrimination’ against Rohingya

WASHINGTON: President Barack Obama has urged Myanmar to end discrimination against its ethnic Rohingya minority if it wants to succeed in its democratic transition from decades of junta rule.

PAS polls: Mat Sabu not worried about losing

PETALING JAYA: Even as the PAS polls draw near, Mohamad Sabu isn’t concerned that his term as party deputy chief could be up.

Jenner debuts post-Bruce look, breaks Twitter record

LOS ANGELES - Caitlyn Jenner, the transgender Olympic champion formerly known as Bruce, unveiled her new name and sexy look Monday in a Vanity Fair cover shoot -- drawing widespread praise and smashing a Twitter record.

Egypt postpones final ruling on Morsi death sentence

CAIRO: An Egyptian court Tuesday postponed its final ruling on ousted president Mohamed Morsi, who was sentenced to death along with dozens more over a mass jailbreak during the 2011 uprising.

Lung condition of S. Korean MERS patient in China worsens

BEIJING - The lung condition of a South Korean man who entered China with the deadly MERS virus had worsened and he was on a respirator, state media reported Tuesday.

Some passengers still alive in capsized Chinese ship - People's Daily

BEIJING (Reuters) - Some passengers are still alive inside a ship that capsized in China's Yangtze River on Monday night, the microblog of the official People's Daily newspaper said.

Amos Yee remanded three weeks

SINGAPORE: Singaporean blogger Amos Yee, who was found guilty of uploading an obscene image and making remarks intending to hurt the feelings of Christians, will be remanded for three weeks.

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Smoke rises after what activists said were clashes with Islamic State fighters in Soran Azaz, Aleppo countryside June 1, 2015. Picture taken June 1, 2015. REUTERS/Mahmoud Hebbo

U.S. accuses Syria of backing Islamic State's Aleppo advance

BEIRUT (Reuters) - The United States has accused the Syrian military of carrying out air strikes to help Islamic State fighters advance around the northern city of Aleppo, messages posted on the U.S. Embassy Syria official Twitter feed said.

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