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‘Israeli soldiers render Bedouin family shelterless'

‘Israeli soldiers render Bedouin family shelterless'

Palestinian Bedouin family with children is spending winter nights in open after Israeli soldiers demolish tents and bar sheep from grazing

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‘Bloody’ kite-flying claims lives in Pakistan
30.11.2021

‘Bloody’ kite-flying claims lives in Pakistan

Game is centerpiece of Basant festival to welcome Spring

Woman believed to be world's oldest person dies at 124
24.11.2021

Woman believed to be world's oldest person dies at 124

Francisca Susano was born in the Philippines in September 1897, according to local records

Albinos in Cameroon threatened due to witchcraft, superstitious beliefs
24.11.2021

Albinos in Cameroon threatened due to witchcraft, superstitious beliefs

Albinos' limbs sold for $15 to $30 on black market as people believe it brings health, wealth, says head of albinos association

Martial arts help Zimbabwean women combat abuses
24.11.2021

Martial arts help Zimbabwean women combat abuses

On eve of International Day for Elimination of Violence against Women, girls in Zimbabwe say martial art makes them confident and safe

Turkish couple take in squirrel as new member of family
22.11.2021

Turkish couple take in squirrel as new member of family

Squirrel, now named Alvin, likes to sip tea and eat french fries at couple's woodland cafe in northwestern Turkey