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Thai Buddhist monks killed in temple shooting

[ad_1] Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Armed police were deployed to the temple in Narathiwat province Two Buddhist monks have been fatally shot and two others wounded inside a temple in southern Thailand. Witnesses described seeing gunmen dressed in black arrive on motorbikes before storming the Rattanaupap temple, shooting the monks at close range.No one has claimed Friday's attack, but it took place in Narathiwat province near the border
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Alfie Lamb death: Boy ‘killed for being noisy’

[ad_1] Image copyright Family handout Image caption Alfie Lamb was described in court as a "smiley" boy A three-year-old boy was fatally crushed by a car passenger seat pushed back by his mother's boyfriend who felt he was being too noisy, a court heard. Alfie Lamb went "ominously quiet" after he was deliberately squashed in the vehicle, the court heard.His mother, Adrian Hoare, 23, allegedly lied to police, telling them
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Waltham Forest stabbing: Moped crash boy, 14, killed

[ad_1] Image copyright Facebook Image caption Jayden Moodie lived in the area with his mother, police said. A 14-year-old boy has been stabbed to death by attackers who knocked him off a moped, in what police believe was a targeted attack.Jayden Moodie was found wounded in Bickley Road, Waltham Forest, at 18:30 GMT on Tuesday. Detectives believe the moped had been involved in a crash with a car, after which
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Colombia Farc: 85 ex-rebels killed since peace deal

[ad_1] Image copyright RAUL ARBOLEDA/AFP/Getty Image caption UN chief Antonio Guterres (L) met former Farc members in Colombia in 2018 The United Nations says 85 former Farc rebels have been killed in Colombia since the group signed a peace accord with the government two years ago.Most of the murders were by illegal armed groups and drug gangs fighting over former Farc territories, UN chief Antonio Guterres said in a report.Mr
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Three Britons killed in Iceland crash

[ad_1] Three British tourists, including a child, have died after their vehicle crashed while crossing a bridge in Iceland.The vehicle - a 4x4 - was carrying seven British people when the accident happened at around 9:30 GMT on Thursday, Icelandic Police said.The other passengers in the car have been critically injured.The Toyota Land Cruiser crashed through a railing on a one-lane bridge in southern Iceland.It then fell around eight metres
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Mexico Puebla governor Martha Erika Alonso killed in air crash

[ad_1] Image copyright AFP/Getty Images Image caption The aircraft reportedly crashed soon after take-off The governor of Mexico's central Puebla state, Martha Erika Alonso, has died in an air crash, just days after being sworn into office.Her husband, Senator Rafael Moreno Valle, was also killed. Reports say Monday's accident happened shortly after the aircraft - believed to be a helicopter - took off from the state capital of Puebla. Ms
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Drink-drive arrest after duo killed in Lincoln

[ad_1] Two 19-year-olds have been killed in a road crash involving a suspected drink-driver.The man and woman were killed when their blue Ford Mondeo was in collision with a white Citroen C3 on the A46 Lincoln bypass shortly after midnight.The Citroen driver left the scene but was later traced by police.The 26-year-old was arrested for dangerous driving, providing a positive breath test and for leaving the scene of a collision.Lincolnshire
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Strasbourg shooting: Gunman at large after three killed and 12 injured

[ad_1] Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionPater Fritz describes hearing gunshots and helping a victim of the Strasbourg shootingThree people have been killed and 12 others wounded in a shooting in the eastern French city of Strasbourg.The gunman, known to security services, is on the run and is being hunted by police. He had been injured in an exchange of gunfire with a soldier, police said.The shooting

50 Cent sends condolences after crew member is killed on Power set

[ad_1] Image copyright Getty Images Image caption 50 Cent is an executive producer on the New York-set crime drama 50 Cent has sent his condolences to the family of a crew member who died while working on his Starz TV show Power.Pedro Jimenez was reportedly struck by a car driven by a colleague while putting down traffic cones on location in Brooklyn, New York."My prayers and condolences are with the
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Boy, 16, killed in Coventry stabbing

[ad_1] Image caption Deedmore Road has been cordoned off near the Moat House and Castle Wood School A 16-year old boy has died after being stabbed in Coventry on Saturday night.He was found in Deedmore Road, Wood End, at around 23:40 GMT and died in hospital a short time later. Two others teenagers also suffered less serious injuries. The boy's family have been informed, police said.A murder investigation has been