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North Korea furious over UN resolution

North Korea furious over UN resolution

Nov 23: North Korea’s has warned of “catastrophic consequences” for supporters of the latest United Nations censure ...

White House: Immigration steps would boost wages.

White House: Immigration steps would boost wages.

Source: Yahoo News. President Barack Obama’s moves on immigration would expand the labor force and increase worker ...

Tense Ferguson braces for US grand jury decision.

Tense Ferguson braces for US grand jury decision.

Source: Yahoo News. The father of a black teenager killed by police in the St Louis suburb ...

Retired U.S. general on how to handle IS and why we lost in Iraq, Afghanistan.

Retired U.S. general on how to handle IS and why we lost in Iraq, Afghanist...

Source: Yahoo News. A three-star general in Iraq and Afghanistan knows firsthand what went wrong during the last ...

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Ian Birrell is the former Deputy Editor-in-Chief of The ... Full article
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Oslo,Nov 17: The 2014 results of the international image and reputation survey ... Full article
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Ian Birrell is the former Deputy Editor-in-Chief of The Independent, Co-Founder of Africa Express, and a contributing editor of The Mail on Sunday. ... Full article
Nov 23: North Korea’s has warned of “catastrophic consequences” for supporters of the latest United ...
Nov 22: Amnesty international has released a tool that helps journalists and human right activists ...
Nov 21: Today the Government, by Royal Decree, has appointed a commission to evaluate and ...
Asia
Kathmandu, Nov 21: Despite policy reforms and establishment of local peace committee in villages across Nepal, the plights of wartime rape ... Full article
Source: Yahoo News. China on Saturday promised neighbouring Pakistan investment worth $42 billion, an official ...
Nov 4: A Christian couple have been brutally murdered by a mob in Pakistan after ...
Source: Yahoo News. A suicide bomber killed at least 55 people Sunday at the main ...
Human Rights
Nov 23: North Korea’s has warned of “catastrophic consequences” for supporters of ... Full article
Nov 22: Amnesty international has released a tool that helps journalists and ...
Kathmandu, Nov 21: Despite policy reforms and establishment of local peace committee ...
Gaborone, 20 Nov: The  High Court in Botswana, has granted members of ...
Norway
Nov 21: Today the Government, by Royal Decree, has appointed a commission ... Full article
Nov 21: Norway and Cuba announced yesterday that the Colombian Government and ...
Nov 17:  Norwegian Minister of Foreign affairs Børge Brende has condemned terrorist ...
Oslo, Nov 13: The members of the Troika (the United States, the ...
Education
The Government has proposed a substantial increase in the support provided by ... Full article
A failure to promote ‘British values’ in a muscular way is allowing ...
Labour is calling for cross-party talks on how religious education is conducted and ...
Thailand‘s king has endorsed the army chief who seized power in a ...
Africa News
Gaborone, 20 Nov: The  High Court in Botswana, has granted members of a lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) rights group permission  formally register their organization. According to information provided by Human Rights Watch, the decision was issued in response to a petition filed by Lesbian, Gays and Bisexuals ... Full article
Nov 18:  A report released by Human Rights Watch on Tuesday, states that the Police in the Democratic Republic of Congo has killed 51 youngsters and are behind the disappearances of more than 33 people during a police operation, ‘Operation Likofi,’, which lasted from November 2013 to February 2014, ...
Source: Yahoo News. With a malevolent laugh, the leader of Nigeria’s Islamic extremists tells the world that more than 200 kidnapped schoolgirls have all been converted to Islam and married off, dashing hopes for their freedom.”If you knew the state your daughters are in today, it might lead some ...
Europe
By Verena Giesen Berlin, Nov 13: After 13 years of representing Berlin, Mayor Klaus Wowereit will be handing over his office to the new mayor Michael Müller on December 11. It ... Full article
Berlin, Nov 9: Germany today celebrates the 25th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall. According to our correspondents, thousands of tourists have ...
Amid opposition from the central government, the Catalan government goes ahead and holds a symbolic referendum to choose its future relationship with Spain. By ...
Source: Yahoo News. Ukraine is unlikely to receive a second tranche of a $17-billion loan program from the International Monetary Fund this year as ...
Americas News
Nov 7, President Barack Obama’s secret letter to the supreme leader of Iran Ayatollah Ali Khamenei has caused an outrage among his critics and allies alike. The letter reportedly not only states that Iran has an important role in fighting IS but it also nudges the Iranian dictator closer ... Full article
Source: Yahoo News. US Secretary of State John Kerry hit out Thursday at reported insults by an American official leveled against the Israeli prime minister, saying it was “disgraceful, unacceptable and damaging.”The top US diplomat also pledged the United States would continue to work “quietly and effectively” to try ...
Source: Yahoo News. President Barack Obama is picking some temperate spots in an otherwise chilly political landscape, avoiding hostile Senate terrain during the final days of the midterm campaign in favor of tight governor races where hWith a week left before Election Day, Obama is fanning out to campaign ...
Middle-East News
Nov 16: Yet another killing, a video released by the ISIS shows the beheading of captured US aid worker Abdul-Rahman Kassig ... Full article
Nov 11: ‘The car run over terror’, by Palestinian terrorists, which has caused death and ...
Nov 7, A series of bomb-blasts  have gone off inside Gaza, this time at the ...
Source: Yahoo News. US Secretary of State John Kerry hit out Thursday at reported insults ...
Australia
Canberra–Former Australian Prime Minister Gough Whitlam, who brought about massive changes in Australian law has passed away at the age of 98. Whitlam, who led the Australian Labour Party had first come into power in 1972 and during histhree year tenure in office he brought about major changes in ... Full article
Australia’s Parliament House on Monday lifted a short-lived ban on facial coverings including burqas and niqabs after the prime minister intervened. The government department that runs Parliament House announced earlier this month that “persons with facial coverings” would no longer be allowed in the open public galleries of the ...
Several beaches were closed in Western Australia Sunday after a suspected shark attack on an inflatable boat, officials said, just a week after a surfer had parts of his arms bitten off in a separate mauling.The two men who were on board the inflatable canoe escaped unhurt and paddled ...
Culture
The marriage certificate sealing the union between one of history’s favourite lovebirds, ... Full article
The orchestra gained international attention through an acclaimed German documentary in 2010. ...
Could Greece’s mystery tomb lie intact? Well-preserved headless sphinxes hint that grave ...
It’s a legendary drug said to provoke spiritual journeys, but my night ...
Royal News
A Spanish court has ordered blocks on six file-sharing sites to be ... Full article
The row that refuses to die descended into playground idiom when a ...
  The British government plans to sell a majority of its stake ...
Brazil’s Congress has passed a bill that designates all royalties from newly ...
Politics
North Korean leader Kim Jong-un has made his first public appearance since ... Full article
SRINAGAR — Fighting intensified between India and Pakistan in the disputed Himalayan ...
Jean-Claude Duvalier, Haiti’s ex-president, who was known as Baby Doc,  died of ...
A bipartisan parliamentary committee has found the Abbott government’s proposed “learn or ...
Business News
Frankfurt–The Protest by Lufthansa Air pilots has cause the cancellation of 1,450 flights and has affected the travel plans of approximately 200,000 travellers across the European Continent, Monday. Lufthansa pilots are protesting against plans to alter retirement and pension terms. The strike on Monday has affected mostly the European ... Full article
  BERLIN: Travellers across Germany were left stranded at stations due to a  railway strike that crippled train services on Saturday as a 50 hour train strike began. “Hundreds of travellers stranded at the main railway hubs in Hamburg, Berlin, Frankfurt and Munich have been offered the possibility to stay ...
Mobile payments are taking over in East Africa after the launch of mobile money. However, there are various challenges to users. Most times, payees may not be able to cash-out when needed and at times mobile money agents too lack enough float to service payees. In fact, a recent ...
Environment News
Reykjavik–The 2nd edition of the Arctic Circle Assembly, will be kicking off at the Reykjavík’s Harpa Conference Center in Iceland from 31 October. participants from 34 countries will attend the Assembly, which ... Full article
In the years to come, it’s not a stretch to imagine millions of people flooding the streets to protest—flooding in the streets. What will ...
  Photo: Ash cloud from the volcano Eyjafjallajökull erupting in Iceland in 2010, rose into the air wreaking havoc in international flights. Shutterstock     The ...
The African skyCAM, a piloted drone used to assist journalists. Flying drones are helping journalists in Kenya report on disaster stories by enabling them ...
Fashion News
Source: Yahoo.News. Iconic fashion designer Oscar de la Renta has died, a family member told ABC News. He was 82. De la Renta was diagnosed with cancer in 2006. Born in the Dominican Republic in 1932, de la Renta left home at 18 to study painting in Madrid. It ... Full article
Truth to tell, the Top Gun Big Pilot perpetual calendar watch is no thing of great beauty. Produced by the prestigious Swiss manufacturer IWC, it is a formidable hunk of matte-black ceramic casing roughly the diameter of a cocktail coaster. The true merit of this ominous device is to ...
PARIS (AP) — Just a few years ago it was on the brink of extinction. Now, haute couture — the 150-year-old Parisian tradition of making unique, astronomically-priced handmade gowns — is back.   the fall-winter 2014/15 collections started with brio Sunday with the Atelier Versace show, graced by Jennifer Lopez. ...
Editorial
  Editor-in-Chief: Hatef Mokhtar With each passing day the situation of Human Rights in Hungary is deteriorating as the government  fails ... Full article
Ladies and Gentlemen, I stand before you today to share my pro-human rights beliefs and ...
DAISH or formerly the ISIL (the so-called Islamic State of Iraq and ...
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