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Total CEO Killed in Moscow

Total CEO Killed in Moscow

Tuesday, October 21, 2014 11:20

[caption id="attachment_39716" align="alignright" width="368"] Christophe de Margerie[/caption] The chief executive of French oil major Total, Christophe de Margerie, was killed when a business jet collided with a snow plough during takeoff at Moscow's Vnukovo International Airport, the ...

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Irans Envoy Summoned Over Border Violation

Irans Envoy Summoned Over Border Violation

Sunday, October 19, 2014 12:06

[caption id="attachment_39668" align="alignright" width="384"] Iranian Consulat[/caption] Islamabad has lodged a strong protest with Tehran over the violation of its border by Iranian border guards on Thursday and Friday that left one paramilitary soldier dead and three critically wounded. ...

One FC Soldier Killed Three Injured in Iranian Firing

One FC Soldier Killed Three Injured in Iranian Firing

Saturday, October 18, 2014 10:48

[caption id="attachment_39592" align="alignright" width="384"] FC Soldier[/caption] A paramilitary soldier was killed and three were critically wounded in ‘unprovoked firing’ by Iranian border guards in an area of Balochistan that shares border with Iran’s Sistan-o-Balouchestan province, the Frontier Corps ...

Vladimir Putin Accuses Barack Obama of Hostility Meddling

Vladimir Putin Accuses Barack Obama of Hostility Meddling

Thursday, October 16, 2014 11:13

President Vladimir Putin accused US counterpart Barack Obama of a hostile attitude towards Russia, warning against "attempts to blackmail" Moscow. [caption id="attachment_39552" align="alignright" width="360"] Vladimir Putin Accuses Barack Obama[/caption] Speaking ahead ...

Britain Passes Symbolic Motion to Recognise Palestine

Britain Passes Symbolic Motion to Recognise Palestine

Tuesday, October 14, 2014 12:07

British lawmakers voted in favour of recognising Palestine as a state on Monday in a move which will not alter the government’s stance on the issue, but which carries symbolic value for Palestinians in their pursuit of international recognition. [caption id="attachment_39511" align="alignright" width="360"]...

Turkey says US Can Use Air Bases for IS Fight

Turkey says US Can Use Air Bases for IS Fight

Monday, October 13, 2014 10:50

[caption id="attachment_39483" align="alignright" width="384"] Turkey Air Bases[/caption] Turkey has granted the United States access to its air bases for the campaign against the Islamic State group, including a key installation near the Syrian border, a senior ...

21 Dead in Turkey as Kurds Rise (Renewed assault on Kobani)

21 Dead in Turkey as Kurds Rise (Renewed assault on Kobani)

Thursday, October 9, 2014 14:05

Islamic State fighters launched a renewed assault on the Syrian city of Kobani on Wednesday night, and at least 21 people were killed in riots in neighbouring Turkey where Kurds rose up against the government for doing nothing to protect their kin. [caption id="attachment_39475" align="alignnone" width="600"]...

Eid-ul-Azha Being Celebrated in Saudi Arabia

Eid-ul-Azha Being Celebrated in Saudi Arabia

Saturday, October 4, 2014 12:34

Millions of Muslims in Saudi Arabia, USA, England and other European countries are celebrating Eid-ul-Azha with religious zeal and fervour today (Saturday). [caption id="attachment_39429" align="alignnone" width="465"] Eid-ul-Azha Being Celebrated in Saudi Arabia[/caption] The biggest Eid congregation ...

Online Abuse of Women Turns Real & Violent

Online Abuse of Women Turns Real & Violent

Wednesday, October 1, 2014 11:54

[caption id="attachment_39421" align="alignright" width="360"] Online Abuse of Women[/caption] Internet abuse of women in Pakistan is triggering real world violence against them, but large social media companies, such as Facebook and Twitter, are moving too ...

Barack Obama and Narendra Modi Vow to Boost Strategic Ties

Barack Obama and Narendra Modi Vow to Boost Strategic Ties

Tuesday, September 30, 2014 12:50

[caption id="attachment_39379" align="alignright" width="360"] Narendra Modi[/caption] U.S. President Barack Obama and new Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi have vowed to expand and deepen their countries' strategic partnership and make it a model for the rest of the world....