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A strong earthquake has struck central Mexico, killing at least 248 people and toppling dozens of buildings in the capital, Mexico City, reported BBC.
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At least 248 people died when a powerful earthquake of magnitude 7.1 struck central Mexico on Tuesday, toppling buildings in the heavily populated capital where rescuers searched rubble frantically f
The tremor toppled buildings in the capital, including a school, with many trapped in the rubble.
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The US president took to Twitter after he took a hammering at the awards ceremony.
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A third man has been arrested in connection with the Parsons Green terror attack, Scotland Yard said.
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strong earthquake has struck central Mexico, killing at least 248 people and toppling dozens of buildings in the capital
In Mexico City, where a school collapsed, ordinary citizens used their bare hands to try to free the students trapped in the rubble.
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