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Displaced Iraqis fight over food in Ramadan camps

Displaced Iraqis fight over food in Ramadan camps

June 30, – Waving pots and pans, police pushed back dozens of hungry Iraqi refugees as they rushed to seize free food, ending their first daylong fast of the holy Muslim month of Ramadan in an encampment for the displaced. Shouting men scrambled Sunday to reach pots of rice, meat and chicken stew in this […]

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Arctic winter ice volume ‘hits new low’

Arctic winter ice volume ‘hits new low’

Sep 11, – The volume of sea ice in the Arctic hit a new low this past winter, according to observations from the European Space Agency’s (Esa) Cryosat mission. During March/April – the time of year when marine floes are at their thickest – the radar spacecraft recorded just under 15,000 cu km of ice. […]

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Syrian chemical weapons handover proposal wins support

Syrian chemical weapons handover proposal wins support

Sep 09, – The UN and UK have welcomed a Russian proposal that Syria hand over all its chemical weapons for either safekeeping or destruction. Russia said this could help “avoid military strikes” against its allies in Damascus. The United States Congress is still debating military intervention in Syria in response to August 21’s alleged […]

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Thai Airways skids off runway, 14 passengers injured

Thai Airways skids off runway, 14 passengers injured

Sep 09, BANGKOK — A Thai Airways Airbus 330-300 skidded off the runway while landing at Bangkok’s main airport after its landing gear malfunctioned, the airline said Monday. Fourteen people were injured while evacuating the plane, it said. It was the second mishap in less than two weeks for Thailand’s national carrier. After the accident, […]

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Nato head ‘personally convinced’ Assad used chemical weapons

Nato head ‘personally convinced’ Assad used chemical weapons

Sep 02, – Nato head Anders Fogh Rasmussen said on Monday he is “personally convinced” that Syrian President Bashar Al Assad used chemical weapons near Damascus last month. “Personally, I am not only convinced that a chemical attack has taken place … I am also convinced that the Syrian regime is responsible,” Rasmussen said when […]

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Venice- Lindsay Lohan Explains Festival Absence

Venice- Lindsay Lohan Explains Festival Absence

Sep 01, – “I would have enjoyed returning to that wonderful city … but my focus is on my health and well-being,” the actress stated. Lindsay Lohan didn’t appear at the Venice Film Festival on Friday to promote the Bret Easton Ellis thriller The Canyons, but the starlet explained her absence a day later.  Lindsay Lohan didn’t […]

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China woman kills husband then cooks his corpse

China woman kills husband then cooks his corpse

Aug 31, – A woman in eastern China murdered her husband and boiled the corpse to cover her tracks after he abused her and her daughter, a report said on Saturday. The woman drugged the man, her second husband, and tortured him for three days in June by withholding food and water and beating him, […]

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