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Pakistan army appoints Rizwan Akhtar as ISI spy chief.

Pakistan army appoints Rizwan Akhtar as ISI spy chief.

Pakistan’s army has named a new head of the country’s feared spy agency, the Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI). ...

Rockefellers to switch investments to ‘clean energy’

Rockefellers to switch investments to ‘clean energy’

Heirs to the Rockefeller family, which made its vast fortune from oil, are to sell investments in ...

Ukraine crisis: Military to pull back artillery in east.

Ukraine crisis: Military to pull back artillery in east.

Ukraine is preparing to withdraw heavy weaponry away from separatist rebel lines in the east, the military ...

UN appeal as Syrian refugees flood over Turkish border

UN appeal as Syrian refugees flood over Turkish border

The UN refugee agency says Turkey urgently needs help to care for 130,000 Syrian refugees who have ...

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A UN-brokered peace deal between Houthi rebels and Yemen’s government has been ... Full article
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Valencia, Sept 22: Spanish Sailors who worked on Norwegian fleets between 1950-1994 claim that they have been denied their right to ... Full article
A UN-brokered peace deal between Houthi rebels and Yemen’s government has been signed while the ...
Ladies and Gentlemen, I stand before you today to share my pro-human rights beliefs and ...
Georgian Speaker of Parliament David Usupashvili in an exclusive interview with Oslo Times International News ...
Asia
Two Chinese destroyers have arrived at Iran’s Gulf port of Bandar Abbas, in an unprecedented visit attesting to a new rapprochement ... Full article
Chinese militants from the western region of Xinjiang have fled from the country to get ...
Iran is ready to work with the United States and its allies to stop Islamic ...
Japan’s defence ministry wants to develop its own early-warning aircraft, replacing US-made planes as the ...
Human Rights
Valencia, Sept 22: Spanish Sailors who worked on Norwegian fleets between 1950-1994 ... Full article
Followers of the Shi’ite Houthi movement stand in front of riot police ...
The Grand Chamber of the European Court of Human Rights has rejected ...
An election poster for Voreqe “Frank” Bainimarama can be seen in the ...
Norway
What next for PST chief Benedicte Bjørnland and Norway’s terror threat? Photo: ... Full article
Top politicians, Islamic and Christian religious leaders and people of diverse backgorunds ...
Police Security Service will follow America’s example and store information about Norwegian’s ...
Norway schools are shocked by the Bergen schoolgirl attack. Photo: locker room Shutterstock Police ...
Education
A failure to promote ‘British values’ in a muscular way is allowing ... Full article
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 ...
Academics and writers have reacted angrily to plans to drop classic American ...
Africa News
Nairobi, Kenya – Charity Irungu’s life has been filled with gloom since her husband left home never to return. Poignant memories of the bullet-riddled body of the husband, Paul Mureithi, lying in a cold storage room at a morgue in Nairobi, the Kenyan capital, are permanently etched in her ... Full article
Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan visited the collapsed guesthouse at a mega-church in the economic capital of Lagos on Saturday, vowing to investigate the cause of the tragedy which left at least 86 dead. Work was going on to add more floors to the guesthouse at the Synagogue Church of ...
Boko Haram gunmen stormed a crowded market in Nigeria’s restive northeastern state of Borno, killing several people and carting away food, witnesses said Saturday. Dressed in military and police uniforms, dozens of insurgents attacked the town of Mainok, 56 kilometres outside Maiduguri, the state capital late Thursday, firing a ...
Europe
Islamic State urged its followers on Monday to attack citizens of the United States, France and other countries which have joined a coalition to destroy the militant group. Islamic State ... Full article
Russian President Vladimir Putin discussed with his Security Council on Monday potential cooperation with other countries on fighting against Islamic State, Russian news agencies ...
Some 130,000 Syrian refugees have reached Turkey in the past four days after fleeing the advance of Islamic State militants, Turkey’s deputy prime minister ...
Ex-tycoon Mikhail Khodorkovsky, who spent a decade in jail after challenging the Kremlin, openly stated his political ambitions on Saturday by announcing he would ...
Americas News
The rise of the brutal Islamic State group can partly be blamed on President Barack Obama’s failure to arm moderate Syrian rebels far earlier, said former US defense secretary Leon Panetta. It comes after the United States Congress on Thursday passed Obama’s plan to train and arm moderate Syrian ... Full article
Islamic State urged its followers on Monday to attack citizens of the United States, France and other countries which have joined a coalition to destroy the militant group. Islamic State spokesman Abu Muhammad al-Adnani also taunted U.S. President Barack Obama and other Western “crusaders” in a statement carried by ...
One day after a huge climate march in New York City, activists on Monday planned to flood Wall Street to protest what they say is corporate and economic institutions’ role in the climate crisis. The protesters, dressed in blue, scheduled a rally in Battery Park before marching to the ...
Middle-East News
The rise of the brutal Islamic State group can partly be blamed on President Barack Obama’s failure to arm moderate Syrian ... Full article
Chinese militants from the western region of Xinjiang have fled from the country to get ...
The Islamic State group called on Muslims to kill citizens of all countries taking part ...
Some 130,000 Syrian refugees have reached Turkey in the past four days after fleeing the ...
Australia
Counterterrorism raids in Sydney on Thursday were sparked by security intelligence that the Islamic State movement was planning a public killing as a demonstration of its reach, the prime minister said Thursday. Australian police detained 15 people Thursday in a major counterterrorism operation, saying intelligence indicated a random, violent ... Full article
Australia became the first country to detail troop numbers and aircraft for a U.S.-led coalition fighting Islamic State militants in Iraq, as Washington drums up support for global action to counter the terrorist threat. Australia Prime Minister Tony Abbott said on Sunday a 600-strong force comprising some 400 airforce ...
Australia on Wednesday banned uranium sales to Russia over its actions in Ukraine while announcing it will set up an embassy in Kiev and may offer military assistance. The announcement by Prime Minister Tony Abbott came just days after Canberra said it would toughen its sanctions against Moscow so ...
Culture
The orchestra gained international attention through an acclaimed German documentary in 2010. ... Full article
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 ...
Fes is an ancient city and former capital of Morocco. It is ...
Royal News
A Spanish court has ordered blocks on six file-sharing sites to be ... Full article
Spain’s new King Felipe VI, his wife Queen Letizia, Princess Sofia and ...
The row that refuses to die descended into playground idiom when a ...
Politics
Inequality, in terms of economic clout in post-apartheid and now post Nelson ... Full article
UNThe House of Representatives and the government have moved to Tobruk to ...
In nearby Raqqa city, supporters of the Islamic State group celebrated the ...
Business News
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 ... Full article
A new report by the McKinsey Global Institute (MGI) on Nigeria, has indicated that the nation could potentially become a major global economic super power in less than two decades from now. Frederick Mordi has the details. In July, the McKinsey Global Institute (MGI), a global management consulting firm, ...
South Sudan’s oil minister, Stephen Dhieu Dau, speaks during a press conference in the capital, Juba, on 23 July 2013 (Photo: Larco Lomayat July 28, 2014 (JUBA) – The South Sudanese government says it would not relent to recent demands for suspension of all new oil contracts, arguing that ...
Environment News
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 it take to turn climate change ... Full article
  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 ...
For its size, spider silk is stronger than steel, yet it is extraordinarily lightweight and stretchy. Now scientists are learning how spiders produce it. ...
Fashion News
Kim Kardashian’s ‘designer booty’ is just a bottom. Photograph: Catchlight Media/REX Fashion magazines are obsessed with Kim Kardashian‘s bum, but no one would describe a pair of boobs in the same “bouncing down the street” way, as one recent article did. Why do magazines such as Esquire and Grazia think it’s ... Full article
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. ...
We’re calling it now: Angelina Jolie’s fierce face in “Maleficent” is going to be The Beauty Look of the year. But how do you get those plump blood red lips, piercing eyes, and razor-sharp cheekbones in the real world? Just in time for the movie’s release, we tapped M.A.C ...
Editorial
Ladies and Gentlemen, I stand before you today to share my pro-human rights beliefs and union with the holiest religions which ... Full article
DAISH or formerly the ISIL (the so-called Islamic State of Iraq and ...
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