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Saudi in Hi-Tech Front line Battle to Keep IS at Bay

Saudi in Hi-Tech Front line Battle to Keep IS at Bay

Wednesday, February 25, 2015 11:58

The chain-link fences, topped with coils of barbed wire, rise and fall like a serpent's back across the desert scrubland between Saudi Arabia and the jihadist threat across the Iraqi border. [caption id="attachment_40888" align="alignright" width="360"] Saudi Arabia[/caption]...

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French President Hollande vows Stiffer Penalties for Hate Speech

French President Hollande vows Stiffer Penalties for Hate Speech

Tuesday, February 24, 2015 12:11

French President Francois Hollande vowed Monday to introduce tougher penalties for "racist, anti-semitic or homophobic" remarks in the wake of last month's terrorist attacks in Paris. [caption id="attachment_40861" align="alignright" width="360"] French President Francois Hollande[/caption]...

India PM Modi seeks Humble Tolerant new Image After Poll Rout

India PM Modi seeks Humble Tolerant new Image After Poll Rout

Friday, February 20, 2015 15:29

It's out with the flashy suit, in with religious tolerance for Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who is seeking to soften his image after an electoral pounding in New Delhi and grumblings in his party about his top-down leadership style. [caption id="attachment_40844" align="alignright" width="360"]...

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Shark Kills Man at Australian Beach

Shark Kills Man at Australian Beach

Monday, February 9, 2015 13:10

A man was killed Monday after being attacked by a shark in eastern Australia, a day after a surfer suffered serious injuries in the same area. [caption id="attachment_40816" align="alignnone" width="600"] Shark Kills Man at Australian Beach[/caption]...

Vladimir Putin Visits Egypt in Bid to Expand Influence

Vladimir Putin Visits Egypt in Bid to Expand Influence

Monday, February 9, 2015 13:05

Russian President Vladimir Putin visits Egypt on Monday as Moscow looks to expand its reach in the Arab world's most populous country at a time when Cairo-Washington ties remain frayed. [caption id="attachment_40812" align="alignnone" width="600"] Russian President Vladimir Putin[/caption]...

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26 Killed as Attacks Rock Egypts Sinai

26 Killed as Attacks Rock Egypts Sinai

Friday, January 30, 2015 11:28

Militants fired a barrage of rockets and set off a car bomb Thursday killing at least 26 people, mostly soldiers, in Egypt's North Sinai province, where security forces are battling a raging Islamist insurgency. [caption id="attachment_40782" align="alignnone" width="600"] Egypt[/caption] The deadly ...

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Japan Condemns New Islamic State Video

Japan Condemns New Islamic State Video

Thursday, January 29, 2015 12:16

[caption id="attachment_40756" align="alignright" width="360"] New Islamic State Video[/caption] The mother of Islamic State captive Kenji Goto appealed for his life on Wednesday after a new video appeared to show the Japanese journalist saying he ...

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US Open Groundbreaking Talks with Cuba in Havana

US Open Groundbreaking Talks with Cuba in Havana

Thursday, January 22, 2015 12:08

The United States and Cuba opened two days of historic talks in Havana on Wednesday to end decades of Cold War-era animosity and reestablish diplomatic relations. [caption id="attachment_40728" align="alignright" width="369"]...

New Year Stampede Kills 35, Injures Dozens

New Year Stampede Kills 35, Injures Dozens

Thursday, January 1, 2015 13:01

At least 35 people have been killed and dozens injured after a stampede broke out during New Year's celebrations in the Chinese city of Shanghai, state-run media reported early Thursday. [caption id="attachment_40625" align="alignright" width="360"] ...

Christmas Being Celebrated Today

Christmas Being Celebrated Today

Thursday, December 25, 2014 13:15

Like other parts of the globe, the Christian community in Pakistan is celebrating its holy festival of Christmas with religious zeal to mark the birth anniversary of Jesus Christ, media reports Wednesday. [caption id="attachment_40595" align="alignnone" width="588"] Christmas ...