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Spain : Dozens injured in gas explosion near Malaga


Dozens of people have been injured, four seriously, in an explosion near the southern Spanish city of Malaga, reports say. The blast is said to have been caused by a gas cylinder in a cafe in the town of Velez-Malaga. One report said more than 70 people had been hurt.Pictures from the scene show severe damage to a cafe and debris strewn across a street.


Kuwait calls for extraordinary Arab and Islamic meeting on Aleppo


The State of Kuwait Saturday called for an urgent and extraordinary meeting of the Arab League at the level of delegates in order to discuss the deteriorating humanitarian situation in Syria’s Aleppo, and to make necessary appeals to the international community and humanitarian organizations.
The Foreign Ministry said in a statement on Saturday that it had also called for an urgent and extraordinary meeting of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) at the level of delegates.

Cristiano Ronaldo’s private jet has crash landed at Barcelona’s El Prat airport


Cristiano Ronaldo’s private plane crashed during a landing at Barcelona’s El Prat airport , No injuries were reported.
Ronaldo, who was in Dortmund , Germany at the time as Real Madrid were preparing for what resulted in a 2-2 Champions League group stage draw against Borussia Dortmund, was not on the plane at the time of the crash.

Indonesian volcano eruption sparks evacuation of tourists

Indonesian authorities are searching for several hundred tourists after Mount Barujari on Lombok island spewed a massive column of ash into the atmosphere. More than 1,100 others have been evacuated, the country’s disaster agency said on Wednesday. The volcano, also known as the “Child of Rinjani” because it sits within the Mount Rinjani caldera, erupted without warning on Tuesday afternoon, delaying flights from airports in Lombok and nearby Bali. The ash column reached 2,000 metres. nearly 400 foreign and local tourists had been registered since Sunday to climb the mountain, leaving from the Sembalun monitoring post, about 11km from the crater.