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Kidnapped British Red Cross doctor found dead, beheaded

The beheaded body of a kidnapped British doctor working for the International Committee of the Red Cross has been found dumped by the roadside.

Gunmen in Pakistan torch nearly 30 Nato tankers

Gunmen in south-western Pakistan set fire to nearly 30 tankers carrying fuel for Nato troops in Afghanistan on Saturday.

Pakistan steps up flood rescue as rain threatens

Water levels are falling in some parts of flood-hit Pakistan, enabling rescuers to reach areas cut off for days, but more bad weather is on the way, officials said on Monday. Pakistan has been battered by early rainy-season storms and flooding. More than 650 people have been killed across the region in the past 10 days.

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