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Shadow Foreign Sec Thornberry condemns hypocrisy of govt figures pushing for Syria intervention

Shadow Foreign Secretary Emily Thornberry has accused the British establishment of preferring “brinkmanship” to “statesmanship,” during a Commons debate on the Syrian conflict. Read Full Article at
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Scientists in Scotland claim they have developed a male contraceptive with a 96 percent success rate. It involves receiving two injections every two months which dramatically reduces a
Moscow criticized Norway’s decision to allow deployment of US Marines in the Scandinavian country. The move is part of US anti-Russia military preparations and makes the region less sta
The Royal Clarence Hotel in Exeter is still burning, despite hundreds of firefighters battling the blaze for over 10 hours. Read Full Article at
Hungary’s Prime Minister said his country is ready to sue the European Commission over mandatory refugee resettlement quotas. If Brussels does not take the issue off the table, Budapest
The number of asylum-seekers seeking shelter on the streets of Paris has noticeably jumped since the start of the week and the closure of the notorious Calais ‘Jungle’ camp. Some of the
Two suspects have shot and killed a 64-year-old man was shot dead at Qwaninga Village in Willowvale.
English grouse moors, including one owned by royalty, have been shored up with millions of pounds in public money despite the climate of austerity. Read Full Article at
According to Lieutenant-General Sergey Rudskoi, the coalition forces use B-52 strategic bombers
Click to find out the trick of preparing this treat!Millet porridge might sound mundane, but on Halloween it’s another story! The trick is that millet goes perfectly with pumpkin, enriching its taste
An international agreement approved by 24 countries and the EU has paved the way for the world’s largest marine park in the Ross Sea around Antarctica. Read Full Article at
Azerbaijan intends to strengthen partnership with the regions of Kazakhstan
The Russian General Staff says the militants have resumed active combat actions againt government forces
Lawmakers of Kyiv City Council have revised the budget and the city's social and economic development program for 2016.
Russia’s General Staff has asked President Vladimir Putin to order the resumption of airstrikes in eastern Aleppo due to the increased activity of militants, the Russian Defense Ministr
The ATP World Tour Finals is an annual professional men’s tennis tournament featuring top eight players in singles competitions and top eight pairs in doubles competitions
A military official reports two batteries of the Akatsiya and Gvozdika self-propelled artillery mounts, a tank troop and a mortar platoon have been spotted moving to the contact line
Ukraine's Antimonopoly Committee has filed seven oil traders UAH 204.325 million for collusion in setting fuel prices.
A parliamentary inquiry commission that has been looking into the controversial 2013 bank bailout spoke on Friday of obvious violations at two liquidated small banks. It called for legislative changes
MEC Mokgantshang Motlhabane has appealed for calm in Majakaneng south of Brits following violent protest where five trucks were torched.
A 9-year-old boy was killed in a car accident in Japan, involving a truck driver playing the Pokémon Go game while driving.
The National Chairman of All Progressives Congress, Mr. John Oyegun, says God sent President Muhammadu Buhari to save Nigeria from collapse. Oyegun made the observation in Sokoto on Friday when he dec
Shortly before he died aged close to 90, Jacobus Scheepers changed his will and disinherited his wife Magdalena. Now his son is challenging the new will.
The future of warfare involves increased use of robots, but putting a non-human in control of a nuclear arsenal is a scary scenario, believes Dmitry Rogozin, the deputy PM in charge of
Education, Science and Sport Minister Maja Makovec Bren?i? received on Friday her Serbian counterpart Mladen Šar?evi? to discuss cooperation in science, and higher and secondary education. The pair al
Deputy Prime Minister of Ukraine Pavlo Rozenko has filed e-declaration and declared UAH 550,000, $15,000 and EUR 10,000 in cash, an apartment in Kyiv and a car.
There are 480 cases of missing persons registered by the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC), persons missing both in areas of Donbas controlled by Ukraine and in areas not controlled by K
Deputy Prime Minister Viacheslav Kyrylenko has filed e-declaration and declared an apartment in Kyiv with gross area of 155 square meters, five land parcels belonging to his wife and copyrights to her
The court has ruled to detain an employee of bank Finance and Credit (Kyiv) implicated in the illicit removal of over UAH 1 billion worth of the assets from the bank with an UAH 41.34 million bail opt
A depreciating Chinese currency has boosted demand for the cryptocurrency bitcoin as investors sought protection from the falling yuan. Read Full Article at
Simon Utebor, Yenagoa The Commandant-General, Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, Abdullahi Mohammed, has threatened to arrest and prosecute operatives of the corps engaged in corrupt practices
The Italian, Greek, Chinese, German and Bulgarian investors are among those taking special interest in Crimea
Hungary's Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Peter Szijjarto says it is inadmissible that Ukraine has not yet been granted visa-free travel to the European Union.

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