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India Lok Sabha Election 2024 Phase 5: Voter Information and Stakes | TOME

Voters to decide the fate of 695 candidates, including opposition leader Rahul Gandhi, in the fifth phase of polls.

3 Syrians Missing in Cargo Ship Sinking off Romania

BUCHAREST: Romanian rescue teams on Saturday were scouring the Black Sea for three Syrian sailors who went missing when their cargo ship sank off the coast, the naval authority said. The Mohammed Z sank with 11 crew on board, 26 nautical miles off the Romanian town of Sfantu Gheorghe in the Danube delta in the Black Sea on Saturday morning, officials said in a statement. The ship sailing under the Tanzanian flag was carrying nine Syrian and two Egyptian nationals, it said.

UN: 800K Flee Rafah as Israel Kills Dozens in Gaza

Israel says it recovered remains of one captive while Hamas claims several attacks against Israeli troops across Gaza.

Usyk beats Fury to become undisputed heavyweight champ

Ukraine's Usyk beat UK's Fury by a split decision to become the first unifying title fighter since 1999.

Can Top Court Stop Israel’s Offensive in Rafah?

Israel refutes South Africa's accusation that its Gaza military campaign is a genocidal act against Palestinians.

Israeli leaders divided on Gaza governance after war

JERUSALEM: New divisions have emerged among Israel’s leaders over post-war Gaza’s governance, with an unexpected Hamas fightback in parts of the Palestinian territory piling pressure on Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. The Israeli army has been battling Hamas militants across Gaza for more than seven months while also exchanging near-daily fire with Iran-backed Hezbollah forces along the northern border with Lebanon.

Gantz demands Gaza post-war plan, threatens to quit gov’t

Netanyahu rival lays out six-point strategy, including forming an international coalition to help govern Gaza after war.