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Students detained for political opinions in Palestine: HRW

Students detained for political opinions in Palestine: HRW

May 7, Ramallah:  Palestinian Authority security forces have detained at least four West Bank students over the past ...

FDA grants breakthrough therapy designation for venetoclax: Roche

FDA grants breakthrough therapy designation for venetoclax: Roche

May 7, New York: Swiss drug maker Roche said that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) ...

UN ambassador to Yemen calls for ground forces to intervene

UN ambassador to Yemen calls for ground forces to intervene

May 7, Sanaa: Yemen’s ambassador to the United Nations Khaled Alyemany is asking the international community to ...

Thousands of Nepalese pray for earthquake victims, the end of 13-day mourning

Thousands of Nepalese pray for earthquake victims, the end of 13-day mourni...

May 7, Kathmandu:  Its 13-day today. Thousands of people dressed in white, offered prayers, flowers and lit ...

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May 7, Ramallah:  Palestinian Authority security forces have detained at least four West Bank students over the...[ ] Full article
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May 7, Geneva: By the end of 2014, 38 million people had been forced to flee their homes within their own country because...[ ] Full article
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May 7,TRIPOLI: Libya’s coast guard detained on Wednesday almost 600 illegal African migrants, among them pregnant...[ ] Full article
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May 6, Beirut: At least 38 million people have been internally displaced in their countries worldwide, with 2.2 million Iraqis alone forced to flee from their homes in 2014 after the Islamic State group overrun their areas, a Norwegian humanitarian group said. The study done by the Norwegian Refugee Council’s Internal Displacement Monitoring Center was released Wednesday said that 11 million were newly displaced last year and mostly because of conflicts in...[ ] Full article
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April 30, Washington: The World Bank is seeking to finance development projects in areas in Iraq that the government...[ ] Full article

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April 29 , Milan: Italian refiner Saras (SRS.MI) and Russian energy giant Rosneft (ROSN.MM) have called off plans to...[ ] Full article

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April 29, London: The 2015 Wimbledon singles champions will win £1.88m, an increase of £120,000 on last year, the...[ ] Full article

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April 28, California: Google will launch a 150 million euro program to support innovative online journalism in...[ ] Full article

Environment News
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May 1, Santiago: Chilean volcano Calbuco erupted for the third time in eight days on Thursday, sending a new cloud of ash...[ ] Full article

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April 27, Peshawar: A severe storm in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province, dubbed as “mini-cyclone”, has...[ ] Full article

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  April 25, Katmandu: More than 1,000 people have been killed after a major earthquake hit Nepal, toppling...[ ] Full article

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  April 25, Kathmandu: Climbers at the Mount Everest base camp – and trapped higher on its slopes – were...[ ] Full article

Editorial
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Thor Halvorssen’s deep engagement in the complicated and often dizzying politics of global human rights has put him...[ ] Full article
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Yemen’s Houthi rebels dissolved the country’s parliament on Friday 6 2015, and announced a five-member...[ ] Full article
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By Kaveh Taheri Iran nuclear deal outlined, but discord appears over details within 24 hours. Statements issued by...[ ] Full article
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On behalf of The Oslo Times International News Network, I would like to wish everyone across the globe a very happy International Women’s Day.  As we mark this day together, let us join hands in Making this World a better place for all our women. For centuries women have been battling against gender inequality, their right to education and justice. Despite accounting for two-third’s of global working hours women still only earn 10 percent of the Global income...[ ] Full article

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