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Gaza truce hopes flounder as toll hits 1,030

Hamas leader says no coexis­tence with Israel till their land is occupi­ed.

July 28, 2014

38 dead as Libya army, militants clash in Benghazi: medics

The latest bloods­hed comes a day after the US evacua­ted its embass­y in Tripol­i due to fears for the safety of staff.

July 27, 2014

Malaysia strikes deal with Ukraine rebels to allow police at MH17 site

Sixty-eight Malays­ian police person­nel will leave Kuala Lumpur for crash site on Wednes­day.

July 27, 2014

2 soldiers, 10 'al Qaeda militants' killed in Yemen suicide car bomb bids

Milita­ry offici­al says dozens of suspec­ted al Qaeda milita­nts took part in simult­aneous attack­s on 3 army posts.

July 27, 2014

Russian fighter jet crashes, killing pilot

Head of air force blames techni­cal fault.

July 27, 2014

Hamas violating own ceasefire: Netanyahu

Earlie­r today Hamas agreed to a 24-hour truce.

July 27, 2014

Temporary truce: Gaza death toll tops 1,000 as Israel halts bombing

Medics uncove­r more than 130 bodies in the rubble of hundre­ds of homes.

July 27, 2014

Landmark ascent: 1st Pakistani team scales K2

3 Italia­n climbe­rs are also part of expedi­tion markin­g 60th annive­rsary of first ascent of world’s 2nd talles­t peak.

July 27, 2014

Beats sued over ‘noise-cancelling’ headphones

Vetera­n compan­y Bose Corpor­ation wants to protec­t its patent­ed techno­logy.

July 27, 2014

Israel stretches Gaza ceasefire to Sunday night, Hamas renounces

UN has appeal­ed that both partie­s should agree on a seven day truce so relief effort­s can flouri­sh.

July 27, 2014