Friday, 31st October 2014
International
  • Putin accuses Obama of hostility, meddling
    16th October 2014
    President Vladimir Putin accused US counterpart Barack Obama of a hostile attitude towards Russia, warning against "attempts to blackmail" Moscow. Speaking ahead of his visit to EU aspirant Serbia on Thursday and key talks ...
  • Passenger isolated in dubai airport due to concern over Ebola
    16th October 2014
    The United Arab Emirates said Wednesday that the isolation of a passenger arriving from Liberia through Morocco in Dubai International Airport had to be made to ensure safety and necessary tests after suffering from diarrhea ...
  • Hong Kong tension rises with police beating of protester
    15th October 2014
    Hong Kong authorities said on Wednesday police involved in the beating of a pro-democracy protester would be removed from their positions after footage of the overnight incident went viral, sparking outrage from some lawmakers ...
  • Syrian troops kill 14 Al-Qaida militants in central region
    13th October 2014
    At least 14 al-Qaida fighters, including four commanders, were killed Sunday by a Syrian airstrike against their position in central Syria, the pan-Arab al- Mayadeen TV reported. The 14 fighters, believed to be members of ...
  • Hamas thank Qatari amir for huge contribution to rebuilding Gaza
    13th October 2014
    The Amir of Qatar, Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani, received two phone calls from Hamas politburo Chief Khaled Meshaal and his deputy Dr. Ismail Haniyeh, official media reported Sunday. During the phone conversations, ...
  • Ukraine defence min. resigns
    13th October 2014
    Ukrainian Defense Minister, Valery Geletey, stepped down with President Petro Poroshenko accepting his resignation officially, after fierce criticism from most political parties in the country. According to Russian news ...
  • Boston-area clinic quarantined after patient displays Ebola signs-paper
    13th October 2014
    A medical clinic outside of Boston was quarantined and a patient has been isolated outside the hospital with a possible case of Ebola, the Boston Globe reported on Sunday.Police, fire officials and emergency medical ...
  • Triple car bomb attack kills 25 in Iraq town: officials
    13th October 2014
    Three suicide car bomb attacks against offices in a Kurdish-controlled Iraqi town killed at least 25 people on Sunday, most of them Kurdish forces veterans volunteering to re-enlist, officials said. "At 10:30 this morning ...
  • Donor states urge peace talks as aid pledged to Gaza
    13th October 2014
    Washington called Sunday for renewed peace talks between Israel and the Palestinians as a donor conference pledged millions for rebuilding the ruin left by this summers conflict in Gaza. The United States and European Union ...
  • UN chief in surprise visit to Libyan capital
    12th October 2014
    UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon arrived in the Libyan capital on Saturday for a surprise visit aimed at bolstering talks between political parties in the violence-plagued country, his office said. The North African nation ...