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Nepalese dig for quake survivors as toll exceeds 2,200, big aftershock hits - Reuters

Posted by Daphna Baram on April 26, 2015 at 5:45 AM

GRNlive correspondents are available in Kathmandu and across the earth-quake effected areas. 

Reuters - Rescuers dug with their bare hands and bodies piled up in Nepal on Sunday after an earthquake devastated the heavily crowded Kathmandu Valley, killing more than 2,200 people, and triggered a deadly avalanche on Mount Everest. A big aftershock between Kathmandu and ...

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Russian hackers 'accessed Obama's unclassified emails' - BBC

Posted by Daphna Baram on April 26, 2015 at 5:45 AM

GRNlive correspondents are in Moscow and Washington. 

BBC - Russian hackers who gained access to the White House computer system last year were able to read President Obama's unclassified emails, the New York Times has reported. It said the breach was far more intrusive than previously admitted. Officials have conceded that sensitive information was in the unclassified system the hackers accessed. The ...

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British Auschwitz survivor preparing to testify at trial of Oskar Groening - Telegraph

Posted by Daphna Baram on April 26, 2015 at 5:35 AM

GRNlive correspondents are in London and Berlin. 

Telegraph - When Susan Pollack thinks back to the person standing before her, scanning the lines of girls, stick in his hand, she remembers a tall, confident, charismatic man. He was handsome, she said, and dashing in his military uniform. The girls all made s...

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Indonesia gives 72-hour execution notice - FOX

Posted by Daphna Baram on April 26, 2015 at 5:35 AM

GRNlive correspondents are in Jakarta. 

FOX News - Indonesia notified nine foreigners and a local man convicted of drug trafficking that their executions will be carried out within days, ignoring appeals by the U.N. chief and foreign leaders to spare them. Authorities also asked the four Nigerian men, two Australian men, a Filipino woman, and one man each from Brazil, Fra...

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Pakistani security agencies to investigate activist's murder - Reuters

Posted by Daphna Baram on April 26, 2015 at 5:30 AM

GRN correspondents are in Islamabad and Karachi. 

Reuters - Pakistan's military intelligence agencies will investigate the murder of a human rights activist, shot after she hosted a talk on disappearances and killings in Baluchistan province where the army is fighting separatists, the military said on Saturday. Sabeen Mahmud was leaving her Karachi cafe, where she holds ar...

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Thousands living near Chile's Calbuco volcano warned to evacuate - Herald Scotland

Posted by Daphna Baram on April 26, 2015 at 5:30 AM

GRN correspondents are in Santiago. 

Herald Scotland - Chilean authorities have urged 2000 people living near the country's Calbuco volcano to evacuate after potentially devastating mudflows of volcanic debris were detected in a nearby river.The mudflows were the result of two huge eruptions this week that sent ash across large swathe...

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Wife of American in drone strike condemns the White House for treating her husband as an 'annoyance' - Mail Online

Posted by Daphna Baram on April 26, 2015 at 5:25 AM

GRNlive correspondents are in Washington. 

Mail Online - The wife of an American hostage killed during a US drone strike has condemned the 'disappointing' response to her husband's abduction, suggesting he was treated more as an 'annoyance' than a priority. Aid worker Dr Warren Weinstein, 73, was killed alongside Italian citizen Giovann...

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Fiery crash landing at Turkish airport close to John Key's plane - TVNZ

Posted by Daphna Baram on April 26, 2015 at 5:25 AM

GRNlive correspondents are in Istanbul and Ankara.

TVNZ - A Turkish Airlines plane has made a fiery crash landing at an airport in Istanbul just 500 metres away from a New Zealand Airforce plane due to fly Prime Minister John Key to Dubai. Mr Key was leaving Turkey after attending the centenary of the Anzac landings at Gallipoli. With its right engine on fi...

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Kazakhstan Goes to Polls as President Expected to Win - ABC/AP

Posted by Daphna Baram on April 26, 2015 at 5:20 AM

GRNlive correspondent is in Astana.

ABC/AP - Voters in Kazakhstan turned out in abundance at polling stations Sunday for a presidential election guaranteed to overwhelmingly reconfirm the incumbent, who has ruled over the former Soviet republic for more than 25 years. The election is taking place against the backdrop of a slump in economic growth and an air of anx...

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Shark attack in South Australia leaves surfer in critical condition - Guardian

Posted by Daphna Baram on April 26, 2015 at 5:20 AM

GRN correspondents are in Sydney and Melbourn. 

Guardian - A surfer remained in a critical condition in Adelaide on Saturday night after being attacked by a shark on South Australia’s west coast. The 26-year-old man was surfing 350 metres offshore near Right Point at Fishery Bay in the Port Lincoln national park when the shark attacked...

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