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Obama personal chef to hang up apron after 6 years.

Obama personal chef to hang up apron after 6 years.

Source: Yahoo News. For six years, Sam Kass cooked up policy as well as meals for President ...

Jordan jet was not shot down by IS group.

Jordan jet was not shot down by IS group.

Source: Yahoo News. The United States dismissed Wednesday a claim by the Islamic State jihadist group that ...

Protesters rally for 2nd night after shooting near Ferguson.

Protesters rally for 2nd night after shooting near Ferguson.

Source: Yahoo News. Demonstrators took to the streets for a second night after a white police officer ...

Pope highlights plight of victims of conflict in Syria, Iraq

Pope highlights plight of victims of conflict in Syria, Iraq

Vatican City, Dec 25: Pope Francis has highlighted the plight of victims of conflict in Syria and ...

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The Oslo Times International News Network’s Editor-in-Chief, Hatef Mokhtar ... Full article
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It would be fair to say that 2014 has been a year ... Full article
All News
Source: Yahoo News. For six years, Sam Kass cooked up policy as well as meals for President Barack Obama and his ... Full article
Source: Yahoo News. The United States dismissed Wednesday a claim by the Islamic State jihadist ...
Source: Yahoo News. Demonstrators took to the streets for a second night after a white ...
Vatican City, Dec 25: Pope Francis has highlighted the plight of victims of conflict in ...
Asia
Tokyo, Dec 25: Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has held a press conference, where he has spelt out his economic policies ... Full article
Hong Kong, Dec 25: Hong Kong police have arrested at least 12 protesters blocking several ...
New Delhi, Dec 25: At least 2,000 people have fled their homes amid curfew following ...
A Hong Kong property tycoon, Thomas Kwok, has been sentenced to five years in jail ...
Human Rights
Beijing, Dec 23: A senior Chinese official claimed on Tuesday that China ... Full article
New York, Dec 23: Liu Jieyi, China’s permanent representative to the United ...
Dec 22,Oslo: The global Arms Trade Treaty (ATT) will be implemented from ...
Dec 22, Oslo: The United Nations Security Council will be holding its ...
Norway
Dec 24, Oslo:  Jamaican Striker Dino Williams may soon be playing for ... Full article
Dec 22,Oslo : Minister of Foreign Affairs Børge Brende has expressed his concerns over ...
Dec 21, Oslo : The Met Office has issued avalanche warnings from Sunday ...
Dec 16, Oslo: On 16 December, the Council of the European Union ...
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
Abuja, Dec 25: The federal government of Nigeria has warned that agents of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) are scouting in the country to recruit Nigerian youths as fighters for the militant group. Mike Omeri, Coordinator of the National Information Centre and Director-General of the National ... Full article
Nairobi, Dec 24: A senior Kenyan official has rejected US criticism over recent anti-terror law claming that new ‘anti-terror’ law is better than Washington’s counter-‘terrorism’ measures. Munyori Buku, Kenyan official at the State House, said in a statement on the presidential website that Kenya’s new law had checks and ...
Cape Town, Dec 23: The Western Cape High Court on Tuesday lifted the sanctions imposed on the 20 Member of Parliament (MP) representing Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) who were suspended from Parliament. Granting the urgent interdict sought by the EFF, Judge Dennis Davis ruled it would come into effect ...
Europe
Vatican City, Dec 25: Pope Francis has highlighted the plight of victims of conflict in Syria and Iraq, in his traditional Christmas Day address on Thursday. In his second “Urbi ... Full article
Source: Yahoo News. Pope Francis led Christmas Eve mass in the Vatican calling for “tenderness” and “warmth” after a violence-plagued year as millions of ...
Moscow, Dec 25: A massive snowstorm in Moscow caused delays to more than 150 flights and brought traffic to a standstill on Thursday. None ...
A film of a fancy dress pub crawl with a pedal-powered ‘Del Boy’ yellow Reliant Robin car has gone viral with more than six ...
Americas News
Source: Yahoo News. For six years, Sam Kass cooked up policy as well as meals for President Barack Obama and his family. He was not only their personal chef but also senior adviser for nutrition policy, giving him a seat at the table where administration officials hashed out everything ... Full article
Source: Yahoo News. The United States dismissed Wednesday a claim by the Islamic State jihadist group that it had shot down a Jordanian F-16 fighter flying with US-led coalition forces, which crashed in eastern Syria. “Evidence clearly indicates that ISIL did not down the aircraft as the terrorist organization ...
Source: Yahoo News. Demonstrators took to the streets for a second night after a white police officer in Berkeley, Missouri, killed a black 18-year-old who police said pointed a gun at him.Dozens of protesters held a vigil late Wednesday at the gas station in the St. Louis suburb where ...
Middle-East News
Riyadh, Dec 25: The cosmetic and plastic surgery market in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) is witnessing a boom with ... Full article
Baghdad, Dec 24: A suicide attack against pro-government, anti-Islamic State group Sunni militias near Baghdad ...
Beirut, Dec 24: Islamic State fighters have shot down a warplane believed to be from ...
Source: Yahoo News. The road to the battlefront plunges straight down the steep face of ...
Australia
Taxi booking firm Uber has apologised for raising fare prices during a deadly cafe siege in Sydney last week. The firm raised fares by as much as four times its normal rate when demand shot up during the siege that left three people dead.Its “surge pricing” algorithm increased fares ... Full article
An Australian court has approved a record payout of almost A$500m (£260m; $406m) for those who survived – or lost family members to – one of the country’s worst bushfires.The payout – the largest class action settlement in Australia – was over the deadliest of the Black Saturday fires, ...
Counter-terrorism police in Sydney have arrested two men, charging one with possession of documents designed to facilitate a terrorist attack. The other suspect was charged with breaching a control order. The arrests were related a series of counter-terrorism raids in September, officials said. They come after Australia’s prime minister ...
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
Madrid, Dec 24: Spain’s King Felipe VI is giving his first Christmas ... Full article
Madrid, Dec 22: A Spanish judge on Monday ordered the king’s sister, ...
A Spanish court has ordered blocks on six file-sharing sites to be ...
The row that refuses to die descended into playground idiom when a ...
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
Dec 6, Oslo: Norway will provide NOK 1.6 billion (USD 258 mill) to the Green Climate Fund over the next four years. With this announcement, the total amount pledged to ... Full article
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 ...
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 ...
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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