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Search for AirAsia jet suspended due to nightfall, to resume Monday

Search for AirAsia jet suspended due to nightfall, to resume Monday

Jakarta, Dec 28:  An air search for the missing AirAsia jet with 162 people on board has ...

Opposition, rebel forces are agents of CIA, Mossad: Sudanese president

Opposition, rebel forces are agents of CIA, Mossad: Sudanese president

Khartoum, Dec 28: Sudanese president Omer Hassan al-Bashir has lashed out again at opposition forces and rebel ...

Iran deploys suicide drone in military drill

Iran deploys suicide drone in military drill

Tehran, Dec 28: Iran has deployed a suicide drone for the first time in massive ongoing military ...

Argentina’s president Cristina Fernandez suffers fractured left ankle

Argentina’s president Cristina Fernandez suffers fractured left ankle

Buenos Aires, Dec. 28: Argentine President Cristina Fernandez has suffered a fracture in her left ankle, the ...

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A Mechanical Engineer by profession Sardar Ali Takkar may not be known ... Full article
All News
Jakarta, Dec 28:  An air search for the missing AirAsia jet with 162 people on board has been suspended due to ... Full article
Khartoum, Dec 28: Sudanese president Omer Hassan al-Bashir has lashed out again at opposition forces ...
Tehran, Dec 28: Iran has deployed a suicide drone for the first time in massive ...
Buenos Aires, Dec. 28: Argentine President Cristina Fernandez has suffered a fracture in her left ...
Asia
Jakarta, Dec 28:  An air search for the missing AirAsia jet with 162 people on board has been suspended due to ... Full article
Kabul, Dec 28: The United States and NATO are formally ending 13 years of war ...
KARACHI: Suspended off-spinner Saeed Ajmal was withdrawn from Pakistan’s World Cup squad on Saturday after ...
GARHI KHUDA BAKHSH: Former Pakistan President and Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) Co-Chairman Asif Ali Zardari ...
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
Khartoum, Dec 28: Sudanese president Omer Hassan al-Bashir has lashed out again at opposition forces and rebel coalition of the Sudanese Revolutionary Front (SRF) and labeled them as agents of the US Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) and the Israeli intelligence service (Mossad). Speaking during a rally with Sufi sect ... Full article
Khartoum, Dec 26: Two United Nations (UN) senior officials in Sudan have been asked to leave the country. Ali Zaatari, UN Resident Coordinator at the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), and Yvonne Helle, UNDP country director were ordered to leave on Thursday, amid tensions between Khartoum and the peacekeeping ...
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 ...
Europe
London, Dec 28: Heavy snowfall and winter storms have swept parts of the UK, resulting in flight delays and closing of roads that have left dozens of passengers stranded. The ... Full article
Source: Yahoo News. A priest was found dead of a gunshot wound to the head, his diocese said Friday, marking the latest in series ...
Source: Yahoo News. Ukraine’s suspension of transport connections with the Russia-annexed Crimean Peninsula is expected to be only a temporary measure, a Ukrainian security ...
Source: Yahoo News. The Ukrainian government and pro-Russian separatists began an exchange of hundreds of prisoners on Friday as scheduled peace talks were canceled ...
Americas News
Buenos Aires, Dec. 28: Argentine President Cristina Fernandez has suffered a fracture in her left ankle, the latest in a series of health problems. A statement signed by two doctors, Marcelo Ballesteros and Daniel Fernandez, did not specify how the president suffered the injury. The doctors have recommended the ... Full article
Source: Yahoo News. The killings of two unarmed blacks by white police officers in Missouri and New York this summer touched off protests and a national debate over police conduct that intensified after grand juries refused to indict the officers. Tensions escalated further after two New York City police ...
Source: Yahoo News. A half-century after Washington severed relations with Cuba, the United States’ seven-story mission looms over Havana’s seaside Malecon boulevard as the largest diplomatic outpost in the country. Cuban guards stand at close intervals on the street outside, and islanders line up by the thousands each year ...
Middle-East News
Tehran, Dec 28: Iran has deployed a suicide drone for the first time in massive ongoing military drills near the strategic ... Full article
Source: Yahoo News. A half-century after Washington severed relations with Cuba, the United States’ seven-story ...
Source: Yahoo News. The United States “strongly condemns” a Shebab attack that killed three soldiers ...
Source: Yahoo News. Syrian state-run TV said Saturday that the government is prepared to take ...
Australia
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’ ... Full article
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 ...
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, ...
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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