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TOKYO - At least 19 people were killed when a knife-wielding man went on a rampage at a care centre for the mentally disabled early Tuesday in the Japanese city of Sagamihara. Another 26 people were reportedly injured, 20 seriously. Local police have arrested a male suspect aged 26, and a former employee at the the Tsukui Yamayuri Garden facility, after he turned himself in. He is reported to have told police he wanted disabled people to disappear.
BEIJING- Heavy rain battering north and northeast China last week left 164 people dead with another 125 missing, according to the Ministry of Civil Affairs. The rain had affected more than 14.76 million people in 10 provincial-level regions, including the hardest hit provinces of Henan and Hebei, forcing the relocation of 514,000 people. Total direct economic losses were estimated at 31.14 billion Yuan (4.7 billion U.S. dollars).
ABU DHABI - The Solar Impulse has become the first aircraft to circle the globe powered by the sun, after landing in Abu Dhabi on the last leg of its journey.Bertrand Piccard piloted the plane for a final time, steering it safely from the Egyptian capital Cairo to the UAE.He has been taking turns at the controls with Swiss compatriot Andre Borschberg. It brings to an end an epic; 17-leg voyage that began in Abu Dhabi on 9 March last year.The journey took in four continents, three seas and two oceans. - Agencies
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