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* Dogs help arrest intruder who jumped White House fence

Oct 23 (BBC) A man who jumped the White House fence was attacked by dogs before being arrested, in the latest security breach at the president's official residence. Dominic Adesanya, 23, was stopped on a lawn near the building. He was unarmed. Video footage of the incident showed him kicking and punching Secret Service dogs who had been set on him.
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* Deadly attacks hit Quetta city in Pakistan

Oct 23 (BBC) At least 13 people have been killed and 29 injured in attacks in the Pakistani city of Quetta, officials say. Eight Shias were killed by gunmen who fired on a bus at a market. A ninth was shot dead in another attack soon after.
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* Ottawa shootings: Canada to toughen terror laws

Oct 23 (BBC) Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper has vowed to strengthen the nation's terror laws one day after a gunman rampaged through parliament. The leader said plans would be expedited to give more powers to surveillance and security agencies.
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* India PM Narendra Modi visits Siachen glacier on Diwali

Oct 23 (BBC) Indian PM Narendra Modi marked the festival of Diwali with a brief visit to the Siachen glacier before inspecting flood damage caused last month in Indian-administered Kashmir. "Today India sleeps peacefully because you stay awake day and night," Mr Modi told the soldiers stationed at Siachen.
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