Friday, 19th September 2014
International
  • Israeli fire brings Gaza deaths to 808: Medics
    25th July 2014
    Israeli fire in Gaza on Friday killed a pregnant woman and a senior Islamic Jihad propagandist, taking the Palestinian death toll to 808, emergency services spokesman Ashraf al-Qudra said. He said an air strike on a house in ...
  • French officials doubt air algerie plane was attack victim
    25th July 2014
    Investigators have concluded the Air Algerie flight with 116 people on board broke apart when it hit the ground, French officials said on Friday, suggesting this meant it was unlikely to have been the victim of an attack. ...
  • British experts examine second MH17 black box
    25th July 2014
    British investigators have started examining the second black box from Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 which was shot down over Ukraine, the transport ministry said Thursday. The Air Accidents Investigation Branch (AAIB) in ...
  • Website of European central bank hacked
    24th July 2014
    The website of major euro zone financial administrator European Central Bank (ECB) has been attacked by Internet hackers, who have stolen e-mail addresses of thousands of website visitors and contacts of journalists and ...
  • Ukrainian PM announces resignation
    24th July 2014
    Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseny Yatsenyuk announced his resignation on Thursday over parliaments "ineffectiveness" after two political parties withdrew from Ukraines ruling coalition. "I am announcing about my resignation ...
  • Norway on alert over terrorist threat
    24th July 2014
    The Norwegian anti-terror police on Thursday said they had been informed of a planned terrorist attack against the country. At a hastily-convened press conference, Alana Bjoernland, chief of Norways anti-terror police ...
  • Indonesian Red Cross donates Rp1 billion for Gaza
    21st July 2014
    The Indonesian Red Cross (PMI) has donated Rp1 billion to aid victims of Israeli military aggression in Gaza, Palestine. The donation was sent to Palestines Red Crescent Society, PMI Secretary General Budi A Adiputro said ...
  • Dutch father angrily "thanks" MH17 attackers for murdering daughter
    21st July 2014
    A bereaved Dutch father has written a savagely ironic open letter to whoever shot down flight MH17, "thanking" them for killing his 17-year-old daughter Elsemiek, "my dear and only child". "Thank you very much Mr (Russian ...
  • UN Rights Council calls meeting on Gaza conflict
    21st July 2014
    The UN Human Rights Council said it will hold an extraordinary meeting on Wednesday to discuss Israels ongoing military offensive in Gaza. Mondays announcement followed the deadliest day of fighting between Israel and Hamas ...
  • China death toll from super typhoon rises to 33
    21st July 2014
    The death toll from a super typhoon, the strongest to hit southern China in 40 years, has risen to 33, state media said on Monday, after leaving at least 77 dead in the Philippines last week. Typhoon Rammasun struck the ...