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South Korea, US and Japan to sign trilateral intelligence-sharing pact

South Korea, US and Japan to sign trilateral intelligence-sharing pact

Seoul, Dec 26: South Korea, the US and Japan are set to sign their first-ever trilateral military ...

Pak Corruption Watch Dog Challanges Zardari’s Acquittal

Pak Corruption Watch Dog Challanges Zardari’s Acquittal

ISLAMABAD: The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) challenged the acquittal of Pakistan People Party co-chairperson Asif Ali Zardari ...

Pak government’s stride against terrorism faces friction

Pak government’s stride against terrorism faces friction

ISLAMABAD: Jamiat Ulema-i-Islam-F (JUI-F) chief Maulana Fazlur Rehman said Thursday that his party did not fully support ...

Nasa’s Orion ‘Mars ship’ set for test flight.

Nasa’s Orion ‘Mars ship’ set for test flight.

By Jonathan Amos Science correspondent, BBC News, Cape Canaveral A US space capsule that could help get ...

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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
Seoul, Dec 26: South Korea, the US and Japan are set to sign their first-ever trilateral military intelligence-sharing pact next week ... Full article
ISLAMABAD: The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) challenged the acquittal of Pakistan People Party co-chairperson Asif ...
ISLAMABAD: Jamiat Ulema-i-Islam-F (JUI-F) chief Maulana Fazlur Rehman said Thursday that his party did not ...
By Jonathan Amos Science correspondent, BBC News, Cape Canaveral A US space capsule that could ...
Asia
Seoul, Dec 26: South Korea, the US and Japan are set to sign their first-ever trilateral military intelligence-sharing pact next week ... Full article
ISLAMABAD: The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) challenged the acquittal of Pakistan People Party co-chairperson Asif ...
ISLAMABAD: Jamiat Ulema-i-Islam-F (JUI-F) chief Maulana Fazlur Rehman said Thursday that his party did not ...
By Rahul Tandon BBC News, Nagapattinam Karibeeran Paramesvaran can never forget 26 December – it ...
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
Source: Yahoo News. A 14-year-old Nigerian girl who was arrested with explosives strapped to her body told journalists Wednesday that her parents volunteered her to take part in a suicide attack.The girl, who was identified as Zahra’u Babangida, was arrested in Kano on December 10 following a double suicide ... Full article
Source: Yahoo News. Just across the sea from the sunny tourist beaches of southern Spain where many Europeans spend their Christmas holidays, a violent crisis is intensifying on Europe’s borders with Africa. Every week, hundreds of Africans try to scramble over the high fences that encircle Ceuta and Melilla, ...
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 ...
Europe
A half-century of brave (or foolhardy?) folks dashing into the cold sea on Christmas morning is being celebrated on the beach in Porthcawl, south Wales.For the 50th swim, organisers hope ... Full article
The Christmas Day announcement that parcel delivery firm City Link had gone into administration was “disgraceful”, a union has said. RMT general secretary Mick ...
Source: Yahoo News. The latest push for peace in Ukraine appeared moribund on Thursday after initial talks failed to agree when the warring sides ...
Source: Yahoo News. Russia said on Wednesday NATO was turning Ukraine into a “frontline of confrontation” and threatened to sever remaining ties with the ...
Americas News
Seoul, Dec 26: South Korea, the US and Japan are set to sign their first-ever trilateral military intelligence-sharing pact next week to better cope with North Korea’s increasing nuclear and missile threats. South Korea’s Vice Defense Minister Baek Seung-joo, Japan’s Vice Defense Minister Masanori Nishi and U.S. Deputy Secretary ... Full article
Source: Yahoo News. Former President George H.W. Bush will remain overnight Wednesday in a Houston hospital where he was taken after experiencing shortness of breath, a family spokesman said.The 90-year-old Bush had been taken by ambulance to Houston Methodist Hospital on Tuesday evening as a precaution, spokesman Jim McGrath ...
Source Yahoo News. Amid a swell of controversy, backlash, confusion and threats, Sony Pictures broadly released “The Interview” online Wednesday — an unprecedented counterstroke against the hackers who spoiled the Christmas opening of the comedy depicting the assassination of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un. “It has always been ...
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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