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Israel must prepare for a long conflict in Gaza: Netanyahu

GAZA, 29 July-2014: Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said his country must prepare for a long conflict in the Gaza Strip, quashing any hopes of a speedy resolution. Israel must prepare for a long conflict in Gaza: Netanyahu His comments came as a further five Israeli soldiers were killed in …

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Saharanpur riots give rise to reports of political motivations

29 July-2014, GORDON FAIRCLOUGH and NIHARIKA MANDHANA: Clashes between members of different religious communities are a dishearteningly common problem in India’s most populous state, Uttar Pradesh. Saharanpur riots give rise to reports of political motivations The latest – riots involving Sikhs and Muslims set off by a dispute over a …

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Israel warns of long Gaza war as Palestinian fighters cross border

GAZA/JERUSALEM, 29 July-2014, NIDAL AL-MUGHRABI AND CRISPIAN BALMER(Reuters): A grim-faced Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu warned on Monday of a protracted war in Gaza, dashing any hopes of a swift end to the three-week conflict as Palestinian fighters launched an audacious cross-border raid. Israel warns of long Gaza war as …

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Blood donors ‘passing on hepatitis E virus’

London, 28 July-2014, BBC: Around 1,200 people each year are infected with the hepatitis E virus (HEV) through donated blood in England, a large study shows. Blood donors ‘passing on hepatitis E virus’ Most people will not notice any symptoms, although it can cause liver damage and be fatal in some …

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