Thursday, 2nd July 2015
International
  • Armenia police disperse protest over power price hikes
    23rd June 2015
    Riot police in the Armenian capital early Tuesday used water cannon to disperse several hundred demonstrators protesting a government hike in electricity prices, an AFP journalist reported. On Monday some 4,000 protesters ...
  • Al Jazeera says its journalist to remain in German custody
    22nd June 2015
    One of the pan-Arab television network Al Jazeeras best known journalists, Ahmed Mansour, was remanded in custody by a German judge after being detained at Egypts request, the public prosecutors office said on Sunday. ...
  • Israel minister's wife sorry for "Obama coffee" gag
    22nd June 2015
    The flamboyant wife of Israeli Interior Minister Silvan Shalom published an "inappropriate joke" Sunday about US President Barack Obama on her Twitter account, only to later delete it and apologise. "Do u know what Obama ...
  • Denmark's Rasmussen to form minority govt
    22nd June 2015
    Lars Lokke Rasmussen of the centre-right Venstre party said Sunday he would form a minority government  after a vote that brought the Danish right to power."Denmark's Queen Margrethe II asked the prime minister-elect to ...
  • Egypt names new ambassador to Israel
    22nd June 2015
    Egypt on Sunday appointed a new ambassador to Israel to fill a post that had been vacant since ousted Islamist president Mohamed Morsi recalled the previous envoy in 2012. State news agency MENA said that Hazem Khairat, a ...
  • Partai berkuasa Kamboja bantah PM Hun Sen akan mundur
    21st June 2015
    Partai Rakyat Kamboja (CPP) yang tengah berkuasa secara tegas membantah desas-desus bahwa Perdana Menteri (PM) Hun Sen akan mundur setelah terpilih sebagai Presiden CPP pada Sabtu (20/6). Menurut pernyataan yang dikeluarkan ...
  • Cambodia`s ruling party rejects rumors of Hun Sen quitting PM post
    21st June 2015
    The ruling Cambodian Peoples Party (CPP) has categorically rejected rumors that Prime Minister Hun Sen would step down after he was elected as the CPPs president, Xinhua reported. According to a CPP statement released ...
  • Germany arrests Al Jazeera journalist in Berlin
    21st June 2015
    The German police arrested on Saturday Egyptian well-known Al Jazeera journalist at Berlin airport at the request of the Egyptian authorities, the journalist said in a phone call to the pan-Arab TV network. Ahmed Mansour ...
  • Three killed, 34 injured in Austrian car accident
    21st June 2015
    Three people are dead, dozens injured after a car went into the crowds in the southeastern city of Graz on Saturday (June 20), according to local medias report. Thirty-four were injured in the incident, in which some are ...
  • Gunshots fired at hospital in Singapore, two injured
    21st June 2015
    Gunshots were fired during a struggle between a police officer and the suspect he had been escorting at a hospital in Singapore on Saturday evening, police confirmed. The police officer had escorted a 24-year-old ...