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Ukraine capital braces for massive opposition rally

Ukraine capital braces for massive opposition rally

Dec 15, Kiev, Ukraine – About 200,000 anti-government protesters converged on the central square of Ukraine’s capital Sunday in a dramatic show of morale after nearly four weeks of daily protests, but the rally was shadowed by suggestions that their goal of closer ties with Europe may be imperiled. A much smaller demonstration of government […]

December 15, 2013 | By | Reply More
European storm turns deadly, poses flood threat

European storm turns deadly, poses flood threat

Dec 05, – London: A fierce storm battered northern Europe on Thursday, leaving three people dead or missing, causing mass transport disruption and threatening the biggest tidal surge in decades. Winds of up to 228 kilometres per hour battered northern Britain while authorities evacuated residents and boosted flood defences in low-lying areas across the region. […]

December 5, 2013 | By | Reply More
Aarushi murder case: Rajesh, Nupur Talwar gets life term for double murder

Aarushi murder case: Rajesh, Nupur Talwar gets life term for double murder

Nov 26, – An Indian couple have been sentenced to life in prison for murdering their daughter, Aarushi Talwar, and their Nepalese servant, Hemraj Banjade. Rajesh and Nupur Talwar were found guilty on Monday of murder, destroying evidence and misleading investigators. Their 14-year-old daughter was found murdered at their home in May 2008. Suspicion initially […]

November 26, 2013 | By | Reply More
Police launch manhunt after gun attacks in Paris

Police launch manhunt after gun attacks in Paris

Nov 18, – A manhunt has been launched in Paris after a gunman attacked offices of the newspaper Liberation and fired outside the HQ of the bank Societe Generale. A photographer, 27, was critically hurt at Liberation. The gunman later forced a motorist to drive him to the Champs Elysees before allowing him to go. […]

November 18, 2013 | By | Reply More
Hundreds held over Canada child porn

Hundreds held over Canada child porn

Nov 14, – Police in Toronto say 341 people have been arrested and nearly 400 children rescued in a three-year investigation into a child pornography ring. At the centre of the inquiry was a Toronto-based firm that allegedly sold DVDs and streamed videos of naked boys in Germany, Romania and Ukraine. Azov Films marketed the […]

November 14, 2013 | By | Reply More
Nigeria’s army claims 74 deaths in attack on rebel group

Nigeria’s army claims 74 deaths in attack on rebel group

Oct 25, – Nigeria’s army has said it killed scored of members of Boko Haram in a two-pronged assault on two of the rebels group’s camps. The latest attack continues the campaign to crush the Islamist sect. A statement released on Friday by the African nation’s army said the offensive had targeted camps in the […]

October 25, 2013 | By | Reply More
Australian officials warn wildfires could merge into ‘mega fire’

Australian officials warn wildfires could merge into ‘mega fire’

Oct 21, – Wildfires in southeastern Australia could converge into one “mega fire” if weather conditions worsen, authorities have warned. Firefighters are battling to contain the worst bushfires to hit New South Wales in decades. Major fires ravaging the Blue Mountains west of Sydney are threatening to merge to form a massive blaze, the state’s […]

October 21, 2013 | By | Reply More
EU Parliament approves tough tobacco rules

EU Parliament approves tough tobacco rules

Oct 08, – European lawmakers approved sweeping new regulations governing the multi-billion dollar tobacco market on Tuesday, including limits on electronic cigarettes, bigger warnings on cigarette packs and a ban on menthol and other flavorings in a bid to further curb smoking. The European Parliament vote in Strasbourg came after months of bitter debate and […]

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