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6 killed in Indonesia earthquake

Jakarta: Six people were killed and more than a dozen others injured after a 6.5-magnitude earthquake struck off Indonesia's Maluku province on Thursday, a senior disaster official said. The quake triggered panic, forcing residents to…

11 die in Rio hospital fire

Rio de Janeiro: At least 11 people died in a fire at a private hospital in the southeastern Brazilian metropolis of Rio de Janeiro, authorities said. "There may still be more fatalities, I hope not, but that possibility exists," police…