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and the Islamic State group in Iraq, Syria and other countries has spiked to more than 25,000 from over 100 nations, according to a new U.N. report.The panel of experts monitoring U.N. sanctions against al-Qaida said in the report obtained Wednesday bythat its analysis indicates the number of foreign terrorist fighters worldwide increased by 71 percent between mid-2014 and March 2015.It said the s...
Source : News Times | 1 Hour(s) AgoCategory : International
London: Over 2,000 people were evacuated from a number of buildings in central London on Wednesday after an electrical fire broke out under a pavement, according to media reports."Fire crews are dealing with an electrical fire among cables under the pavement on Kingsway, Holborn," the London Fire Brigade (LFB) said in a statement, according to the Xinhua news agency."A large safety cordon is in pl...
Source : Zeenews | 2 Hour(s) AgoCategory : International
Chinese tourist accused of murdering her former lover's wife and grandson with garden shears sobbed hysterically in the dock as she was remanded in custody until July.Cai Xia Liao, 45, is charged with two counts of murder over the stabbing deaths of Mai Mach, 69, and four-year-old Alistair Mach.She didn't say anything during the short hearing before Chief Magistrate Peter Lauritsen in the Melbourn...
Source : Sydney Morning Herald | 2 Hour(s) AgoCategory : International
settings.French prosecutor of Marseille, Brice Robin, confirmed several mobiles had been found at the crash site but "none have yet been examined" for useful data.Passengers may have made phone calls from the stricken Germanwings airliner that crashed in the Alps, it was claimed on Wednesday, as a dispute erupted over the existence of mobile film footage showing the final seconds of chaos in the c...
Source : Sydney Morning Herald | 2 Hour(s) AgoCategory : International
Tehran: Iran`s foreign minister Wednesday told world powers to "seize the moment" and drop "excessive demands" as marathon high-stakes nuclear talks headed into another long bruising night of hard bargaining.French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius arrived back in Switzerland to rejoin the negotiations saying the talks were in the final stretch."We are a few metres from the finishing line, but we ar...
Source : Zeenews | 3 Hour(s) AgoCategory : International
Tikrit: Iraq vowed Wednesday to reclaim the entire country from jihadists after retaking Tikrit from the Islamic State group, as its forces fought to consolidate control of the city.Speaking from a newly-recaptured area of central Tikrit after a month-long operation that was Baghdad`s biggest success yet against IS, Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi said the government was "determined to liberate eve...
Source : Zeenews | 3 Hour(s) AgoCategory : International
settings.Iran nuclear talks extended another day with John Kerry remaining in SwitzerlandTime's up: US Secretary of State John Kerry (R) checks his watch during Iran nuclear program talks in Lausanne on Wednesday. The meeting failed to agree crucial details such as the lifting of UN sanctions by a midnight deadline.Negotiators failed to reach an accord over Iran's disputed nuclear program again We...
Source : Sydney Morning Herald | 3 Hour(s) AgoCategory : International
Tuesday, March 31, 2015 file photo, people gather near the rubble of houses destroyed by Saudi airstrikes near the airport in Sanaa, Yemen. Saudi Arabia and its allies plan an ambitious ground offensive on multiple fronts in Yemen. It may be inevitable if they want to defeat Iranian-backed Shiite rebels but it also carries enormous risks, from the inhospitable, mountainous terrain and a possible g...
Source : News Times | 4 Hour(s) AgoCategory : International
overthrow of the country's democratically elected government nearly two years ago.Obama cleared the way for the delivery of F-16 aircraft, Harpoon missiles and M1A1 Abrams tanks, weapons prized by Egyptian leaders, who have smouldered at the suspension.In a telephone call, Obama assured President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi of Egypt that he would support the full $1.3 billion in annual military assistanc...
Source : Telegraphindia | 3 Hour(s) AgoCategory : International
grandson of billionaire Getty oil founder J. Paul Getty was found dead yesterday afternoon at his home in Los Angeles, the family said in a statement.Andrew Getty's parents, Ann and Gordon, confirmed the 47-year-old's death and requested privacy for the family during "this extremely difficult time", adding that further details would be released as they became available.Los Angeles Police Departmen...
Source : Telegraphindia | 3 Hour(s) AgoCategory : International
settings.Mining equipment and rolling stock supplier Bradken has received a takeover offer from private equity group Pacific Equity Partners and US-based Koch Industries valuing the company at $427 million.Bradken says it received an unsolicited indicative non-binding proposal to acquire the company at $2.50 per share, by way of a scheme of arrangement, on April 1."The proposal was subject to a nu...
Source : Sydney Morning Herald | 1 Hour(s) AgoCategory : International
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