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Japan checking IS ‘hostage death’ video

Japan checking IS ‘hostage death’ video

Japan says it is seeking to verify a video that claims Japanese hostage Haruna Yukawa, held by ...

Gloucester pub ‘machete’ attack prompts murder probe

Gloucester pub ‘machete’ attack prompts murder probe

A murder inquiry has been launched after a man was fatally injured in an attack police believe ...

Senior British army roles likely to be cut

Senior British army roles likely to be cut

The number of senior British army officers is likely to be cut as part of an overhaul ...

Japan ‘looking into hostage video’

Japan ‘looking into hostage video’

Japan says it is seeking to verify a video that claims Japanese hostage Haruna Yukawa, held by ...

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Jan 21, Kathmandu: Nepal’s former Prime Minister and UCPN Maoist chief, Pushpa ... Full article
All News
Jan 24, Kathmandu: Children rights and women rights abuses case in Nepal are steadily increasing, despite contrary claims from the nations ... Full article
Source: Yahoo News. Saudi Arabia is expected to remain a close ally of the West ...
Source: Yahoo News. A senior U.S. diplomat in Cuba for negotiations on restoring long-frozen diplomatic ...
Source: Yahoo News. The most conservative lawmakers in the House Republican majority have gotten their ...
Asia
Japan says it is seeking to verify a video that claims Japanese hostage Haruna Yukawa, held by Islamic State (IS) militants, ... Full article
Jan 24, Kathmandu: Children rights and women rights abuses case in Nepal are steadily increasing, ...
Source: Yahoo News. Indonesian divers on Friday finally reached the fuselage of an AirAsia plane ...
Sri Lankan police say they have seized more than 50 state-owned vehicles not returned after ...
Human Rights
Jan 24, Kathmandu: Children rights and women rights abuses case in Nepal ... Full article
Jan 23, Gaza: A report commissioned by the Israeli branch of Physicians ...
Jan 21, New York: Despite the fact that media correspondences are the ...
By Nadia Kayyali and Katitza Rodriguez Jan 22, Madrid: Riseup, a tech collective ...
Norway
Jan 22,Oslo:‘I deplore the fact that the punishment of Saudi human rights ... Full article
Jan 20,Oslo: Despite orders from local officials in Dresden for the cancellation ...
Jan 17, Oslo: The new Charlie Hebdo cover has been criticized by ...
Jan 16,Oslo: A Rwandan resident convicted to 21 years in prison over ...
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
Friday 16, Cairo: The Foreign Ministry of Egypt has poured outrage over a European Parliament report which criticises the country’s human rights record and calling for the release of 167 members of the dissolved parliament, on Friday. According to the Egyptian, the report included a series of allegations and ... Full article
Jan 13, Cairo: Hosni Mubarak is set to be released from custody after a court dismissed the only conviction keeping him in jail. The ousted president had been under house arrest at a military hospital in Cairo since 2011. An Egyptian court on Tuesday overturned the last remaining conviction against ...
Jan 13, Kampala: A Ugandan Christian Extremist group commander will be facing charges at the International Criminal Court, according to The Ugandan Army. As per the information we have received the senior commander in the rebel Lord’s Resistance Army (LRA) is to be sent to the International Criminal Court ...
Europe
Japan says it is seeking to verify a video that claims Japanese hostage Haruna Yukawa, held by Islamic State (IS) militants, has been killed. Cabinet ministers are holding an emergency ... Full article
A murder inquiry has been launched after a man was fatally injured in an attack police believe involved a machete. The 19-year-old victim died ...
At least 20 people have been killed and dozens injured in rocket attacks by pro-Russian rebels in eastern Ukraine’s government-held port of Mariupol, police ...
Source: Yahoo News. Circulation of the “survivors'” issue of Charlie Hebdo, published after a deadly attack on the French satirical weekly’s Paris office, is ...
Americas News
Japan says it is seeking to verify a video that claims Japanese hostage Haruna Yukawa, held by Islamic State (IS) militants, has been killed. Cabinet ministers are holding an emergency meeting about the video. On Tuesday the group threatened to kill Mr Yukawa and fellow Japanese hostage Kenji Goto ... Full article
A murder inquiry has been launched after a man was fatally injured in an attack police believe involved a machete. The 19-year-old victim died at the scene, outside The Pike and Musket pub in Tuffley, Gloucestershire, police said.Three men were assaulted by a man with a weapon at about ...
The number of senior British army officers is likely to be cut as part of an overhaul of its command structure. Gen Sir Nick Carter, head of the Army, ordered the review of top roles as the latest stage of a reorganisation process called Army 2020. The Army currently ...
Middle-East News
Source: Yahoo News. Israel warned Lebanon and Syria on Friday not to allow any attacks on Israel from their soil, hoping ... Full article
Asia’s richest person Li Ka-shing is in talks to buy Britain’s second-largest mobile provider O2 ...
Source; Yahoo News. Saudi Arabia’s King Abdullah died early on Friday and his brother Salman ...
Source: Yahoo News. With a confident smile, the leader of Lebanon’s Hezbollah movement warned in ...
Australia
Sydney, Jan 9: Heavy rains have caused flooding in different parts as emergency services in South Australia prepare to deal with potential severe flooding, with the state facing its heaviest rainfall in three decades. Rain has already started to wash out roads and the State Emergency Service (SES) has ... Full article
The parents of one of the three al-Jazeera journalists jailed in Egypt are optimistic they will soon be released. Speaking to the BBC on the first anniversary of their arrest, Peter Greste’s father said he was confident their convictions would be overturned.Mr Greste, Mohamed Fahmy and Baher Mohamed were ...
Kathmandu, Dec 26: Cricket Association of Nepal (CAN) is preparing for taking cricketer Phillip Hughes’ bat and jersey to Mt. Everest, the highest peak in the world. CAN has secured consent from Hughes’ family to place the bat to the highest peak in honour of the former Test batsman. Hughes’ ...
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
New York, Jan 7: Lawyers representing a woman who has alleged Prince ... Full article
Riyadh, Jan 5: Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Salman bin Abdulaziz al-Saud offered ...
London, Jan 4: Buckingham Palace has denied for the second time that ...
Madrid, Jan 2: Spain’s Princess Cristina’s lawyers have lodged an appeal against ...
Politics
Colombo, Jan 9: Maithripala Sirisena has become victorious with 51.3% votes in ... Full article
North Korean leader Kim Jong-un has made his first public appearance since ...
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 ...
Business News
Jan 17, Kuala Lampur: A three-way merger that would have created a lender with the financial clout to win bigger sukuk deals against the likes of HSBC Holdings Plc and Standard Chartered Plc has stalled as tumbling oil prices wreak havoc on the economy. The planned amalgamation of CIMB ... Full article
Jan 12, Riyadh: If there ever was doubt about the strategy of the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries, its wealthiest members are putting that issue to rest. Representatives of Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and Kuwait stressed a dozen times in the past six weeks that the group ...
Frankfurt, Jan: Daimler, maker of Mercedes-Benz and Smart-branded cars, has said deliveries rose 11.4 percent in 2014, to a record 1,739,854 cars, with a 30 percent sales jump in China and 25 percent higher registrations of Mercedes compact cars. For Mercedes, it marks the fourth year of record sales ...
Environment News
Jan 20,Oslo: The government of Norway announced in a controversial decision that could allow to further open the Barents Sea to oil and gas exploration on Tuesday. The area which ... Full article
New Delhi, Jan 1: India lost 64 tigers due to various reasons in 2014, according to National Tiger Conservation Authority. Tamil Nadu, which topped ...
Beijing, Dec 31: A court in Nanjing, China has ordered six companies in east China’s Jiangsu Province to pay 160 million yuan (26 million ...
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 ...
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
  Let me begin by expressing my sincere gratitude to the esteemed Peace Research Institute Oslo (PRIO) for having me here ... Full article
By: Sarwar Morshed Can you name the most trigger happy border force in the world? ...
By Prabalta Rijal Mia, was walking down the road, with a file in her hand ...
  Editor-in-Chief: Hatef Mokhtar With each passing day the situation of Human Rights in Hungary ...
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