UPDATE 1-Fire breaks out on Pemex tanker in Gulf of Mexico, crew safe

MEXICO CITY, Sept 24 A fire broke out on an oil tanker of Mexican state oil company Pemex in the Gulf of Mexico on Saturday, forcing all the crew to be evacuated in the latest accident to plague the struggling firm.

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UPDATE 4-Battle rages near Aleppo, air onslaught continues

* WFP says water flowing to 80 pct of Aleppo after cuts (Recasts after rebel counter attack)

12:21am IST

UPDATE 1-Hungary PM says Europe should process refugees in Libya

VIENNA, Sept 24 The European Union should set up a "giant refugee city" on the Libyan coast and process asylum claims there from refugees arriving from other African countries, Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban said on Saturday.

24 Sep 2016

Syrian rebel sees more arms from Assad foes, but not enough

BEIRUT, Sept 24 Syrian rebels expect to receive new types of heavy weapons from their foreign backers in response to the collapse of a truce and a Russian-backed government offensive, but nothing amounting to a major shift in support, a rebel leader said on Saturday.

24 Sep 2016

Pakistani air force jet crashes, killing pilot

ISLAMABAD, Sept 24 A Pakistan Air Force jet crashed on Saturday while on a training mission in the country's northwest, killing the pilot, the military said.

24 Sep 2016
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India signs deal for 36 French Rafale fighter jets to counter China, Pakistan squadrons

NEW DELHI India signed a deal to buy 36 Rafale fighter jets from France on Friday for around $8.7 billion, the country's first major acquisition of combat planes in two decades and a boost for Prime Minister Narendra Modi's plan to rebuild an ageing fleet. | Video