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Egypt: Conservators clean a female mummy dated to Pharaonic late period

Egypt: Conservators clean a female mummy dated to Pharaonic late period

Mar 18, – Egypt’s antiquities minister says construction is under way on the main hall of a massive new museum by the Pyramids, the final phase of a complex that’s intended to house 100,000 ancient artifacts including King Tutankhamun’s mummy. Egyptian conservators clean a female mummy dated to Pharaonic late period, (712-323 BC), in the […]

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Arvind Kejriwal accused of disrespecting women – HUMAN RIGHTS OBSERVERS

Arvind Kejriwal accused of disrespecting women – HUMAN RIGHTS OBSERVERS

[youtube]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d70-OtfvRXQ[/youtube] Arvind Kejriwal accused of disrespecting women – HUMAN RIGHTS OBSERVERS Has strongly criticized and accused the leadership of Aam Admi Party particularly Sri Arvind Kejrival for not showing respect to the women and not maintaining the dignity & respect for the women. While observing the International Women’s day Human Rights Observers chairman Mr. Tameem […]

March 16, 2014 | By | Reply More
Saudi Arabia demands Qatar shut down Al-Jazeera

Saudi Arabia demands Qatar shut down Al-Jazeera

Mar 15, – Following a diplomatic row with Qatar, Saudi Arabia is reportedly planning to shutdown the popular Qatar-based Al Jazeera channel in its country. On March 11 that Saudi, UAE, and Bahraini ambassadors have been called back from Doha (Qatar) due to disagreement over foreign policy matters. Authorities in the Saudi Kingdom have reportedly […]

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Turkey: ‘Two dead’ in clashes during teen’s funeral

Turkey: ‘Two dead’ in clashes during teen’s funeral

Mar 13, – Two people have died during protests across Turkey following the funeral of a teenager wounded in anti-government clashes last year, local media report. One protester died during clashes in Istanbul’s Kurtulus district. In the east of the country a police officer is said to have died of a heart attack while dealing […]

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Istanbul: Tens of thousands mourn Turkey protest teen’s death

Istanbul: Tens of thousands mourn Turkey protest teen’s death

Mar 12, – Tens of thousands of people on Wednesday joined a funeral procession in Istanbul for a Turkish teenager who died nine months after slipping into a coma from being hit by a police tear-gas canister during anti-government protests, and called on Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan to resign. Fifteen-year-old Berkin Elvan’s death on […]

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Govt vows to revenge after Maoist rebels attack on India forces

Govt vows to revenge after Maoist rebels attack on India forces

Mar 12, – Maoist insurgents will not be allowed to spoil next month’s Indian elections with violent attacks, the home minister said Wednesday, a day after rebels killed 16 people in their deadliest raid in almost a year. About 200 rebels had ambushed a group of 44 troops and police guarding construction workers in the […]

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Malaysian military: Missing jet reportedly flew hundreds of miles in the wrong direction

Malaysian military: Missing jet reportedly flew hundreds of miles in the wrong direction

Mar 12, – It was headed north to Beijing, then suddenly the transponder was switched off and it swung all the way around to the left until it was flying southwest, where it continued on for 350 miles. It didn’t blow up in mid-air. More than four days after a Malaysian jetliner went missing en […]

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Ukraine’s Crimea seeks to become independent state

Ukraine’s Crimea seeks to become independent state

Mar 11, – As the campaign increased for tension-filled Crimea to split off from Ukraine in a weekend referendum and join Russia, the region’s parliament said Tuesday that if voters approve the move it would first declare itself an independent state, a maneuver that could de-escalate the standoff between Moscow and the West. The move […]

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UN says 2.8 million Syrian children out of school in region due to civil war

UN says 2.8 million Syrian children out of school in region due to civil war

Mar 11, – Nearly half of Syria’s school-age children — 2.8 million and counting — cannot get an education because of the devastation and violence from a civil war now entering its fourth year, the U.N. children’s agency said Tuesday. Most of those 2.3 million Syrian children who should be in classes — remain within […]

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Two dozen students injured as stage collapses at California school

Two dozen students injured as stage collapses at California school

Mar 10, – A stage at a Southern California high school collapsed during a performance, sending 25 students to the hospital with mainly minor injuries, authorities said. Police, firefighters and medics responded to a call Saturday night after the wooden stage gave way at Servite High School, an all-boys Catholic school in Anaheim. Students from […]

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