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Mongolia, China pledge $10 billion in annual trade
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Thursday, 21 August 2014
Mongolia, China pledge $10 billion in annual trade
China and Mongolia pledged Thursday to almost double their annual two-way trade to $10 billion by 2020 as President Xi Jinping became the first Chinese head of state in more than a decade to visit this sprawling resource-rich nation sandwiched between China and Russia....
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LG going for the 3G phone market
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Thursday, 21 August 2014
LG going for the 3G phone market
LG Electronics unveiled a new lineup of 3G smartphones, the L Fino and L Bello, to target 3G markets, especially in the Middle East and South America where LTE...
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Washington exasperated over Japan-South Korea disagreements
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Thursday, 21 August 2014
Washington exasperated over Japan-South Korea disagreements
A MEETING of the influential Heritage Foundation offered rare criticism of US allies in Northeast Asia, as former high-level US officials and current foreign d...
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Nick Clegg The Movie: Channel 4 announce feature-length drama on rise of Deputy PM
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Thursday, 21 August 2014
Nick Clegg The Movie: Channel 4 announce feature-length drama on rise of Deputy PM
Coalition, scheduled to air in 2015, will explore Nick Clegg’s 'astonishing rise from rank outsider to the man who' d decide fate of the country'...
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Sri Lankan Activist: Gov't Trying to Hurt UN Probe
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Thursday, 21 August 2014
Sri Lankan Activist: Gov't Trying to Hurt UN Probe
Sri Lankan activist says president is trying to undermine credibility of UN war crimes probeRead Full Article ...
 
Nick Clegg gets TV treatment as Channel 4 drama explores how coalition Government was formed
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Thursday, 21 August 2014
Nick Clegg gets TV treatment as Channel 4 drama explores how coalition Government was formed
Deputy Prime Minister's role in creating the coalition Government is being adapted for television...
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The Odd Couple: Nick Clegg's role in creation of coalition to be dramatised for TV
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Thursday, 21 August 2014
The Odd Couple: Nick Clegg's role in creation of coalition to be dramatised for TV
Nick Clegg's role in the creation of the coalition Government is being dramatised for television in the run-up to next year's election....
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Mongolia, China pledge $10 billion in annual trade
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Thursday, 21 August 2014
Mongolia, China pledge $10 billion in annual trade
ULAN BATOR, Mongolia (AP) China and Mongolia pledged Thursday to almost double their annual bilateral trade to $10 billion by 2020 as President Xi Jinping beca...
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World: Apps for resilience deadline looms
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Thursday, 21 August 2014
World: Apps for resilience deadline looms
Source: UN International Strategy for Disaster Reduction Country: World By Andy McElroy GENEVA, 21 August 2014 – The clock is ticking for developers to meet th...
 
Nick Clegg's role in parliament to be immortalised on the small screen
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Thursday, 21 August 2014
Nick Clegg's role in parliament to be immortalised on the small screen
HE MIGHT be the country's Deputy Prime Minister but Nick Clegg's role in parliament is set to be immortalised on the small screen....
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Canadian ambassador Andrew Bennett says religious freedom 'violated' in China
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Thursday, 21 August 2014
Canadian ambassador Andrew Bennett says religious freedom 'violated' in China
The Canadian government intends to raise the issue of religious intolerance with the Chinese, says Canada's ambassador for the Office of Religious Freedom....
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Europe: All change on Iraq
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Thursday, 21 August 2014
Europe: All change on Iraq
In other words, the old arguments no longer apply. Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius characterised it as a crisis for Europe not just the Middle East. "We consid...
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Hunt begins for 'Jailer John' as gardai step up surveillance on 30 Irish jihadi fighters
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Thursday, 21 August 2014
Hunt begins for 'Jailer John' as gardai step up surveillance on 30 Irish jihadi fighters
THIRTY jihadi fighters are using Ireland as a base while travelling regularly to conflict zones in Syria and Iraq, according to Garda intelligence....
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Statement by the Spokesperson on the murder of US journalist James Foley
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Thursday, 21 August 2014
Statement by the Spokesperson on the murder of US journalist James Foley
Statement by the Spokesperson on the murder of US journalist James Foley...
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International manhunt for 'John' the British jihadist after photojournalist execution
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Thursday, 21 August 2014
International manhunt for 'John' the British jihadist after photojournalist execution
An international manhunt is under way for the jihadist, believed to be British, who appeared in video footage showing the beheading of American journalist Jame...
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James Foley captors first asked for big ransom
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Thursday, 21 August 2014
James Foley captors first asked for big ransom
The Islamic extremist group ISIS , which controls large areas of Syria and Iraq, published a video Tuesday showing the journalist's beheading. Foley, 40, was a...
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Arab League condemns killing of American scribe
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Thursday, 21 August 2014
Arab League condemns killing of American scribe
The Arab League Thursday condemned the killing of US journalist James Foley by militants of the Islamic State (IS) Sunni extremist group, MENA news agency repo...
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Friend of James Foley speaks movingly of his time as hostage with murdered American journalist
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Thursday, 21 August 2014
Friend of James Foley speaks movingly of his time as hostage with murdered American journalist
French journalist Nicolas Henin said Mr Foley would gladly share his blankets and food when others went without...
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Interpol urges world response to Iraq extremists after Foley killing
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Thursday, 21 August 2014
Interpol urges world response to Iraq extremists after Foley killing
The international police agency Interpol said Thursday it wants a globally co-ordinated push to stem the tide of international fighters joining ISIS, which has...
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A Test of Faith
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Thursday, 21 August 2014
A Test of Faith
The Pope’s South Korea trip comes as Christianity is booming in Asia—and under growing strain...
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U.S. Details ISIL, Nusra Agents
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Thursday, 21 August 2014
U.S. Details ISIL, Nusra Agents
Middle East Newsline; August 21, 2014. WASHINGTON [MENL] -- The United States has identified top operatives of Al Qaida movements in Iraq and Syria....
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Syrian Rebels Deploy SAMs by Middle East Newsline LONDON [MENL] -- Sunni rebels have acquired severa
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Thursday, 21 August 2014
Syrian Rebels Deploy SAMs by Middle East Newsline LONDON [MENL] -- Sunni rebels have acquired severa
Syrian Rebels Deploy SAMs Middle East Newsline; August 21, 2014. LONDON [MENL] -- Sunni rebels have acquired several hundred surface-to-air missiles for the w...
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Experts scramble to identify James Foley's killer, masked man likely British
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Thursday, 21 August 2014
Experts scramble to identify James Foley's killer, masked man likely British
LONDON >> Experts say police and security services are using voice-recognition software and other technology, as well as human tips, as they scramble to identi...
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FRANCE: Hollande confirms French weapons were sent to Syrian rebels
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Thursday, 21 August 2014
FRANCE: Hollande confirms French weapons were sent to Syrian rebels
French president Francois Hollande confirmed on Thursday that France has sent weapons to the rebels fighting the regime of President Bashar al-Assad in Syria. ...
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The Note: Two Governors Fight to Stay Afloat
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Thursday, 21 August 2014
The Note: Two Governors Fight to Stay Afloat
The Note: Two Governors Fight to Stay Afloat By CHRIS GOOD (@c_good) NOTABLES EXCLUSIVE: EMILY’S LIST SPENDS BIG IN GA: Georgia Democrat Michelle Nunn finall...
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Voice, Image Give Clues in Hunt for Foley's Killer
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Thursday, 21 August 2014
Voice, Image Give Clues in Hunt for Foley's Killer
Voice-recognition, social media may be key to identifying militant in beheading video...
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Dane allegedly captured by Islamic State
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Thursday, 21 August 2014
Dane allegedly captured by Islamic State
A Dane is among the four people who have been captured in Syria by the militant group the Islamic State (IS), according to the British newspaper The Guardian. ...
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UN Ebola pointman to visit west Africa
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Thursday, 21 August 2014
UN Ebola pointman to visit west Africa
The UN's new pointman on Ebola was due to arrive in west Africa today for a visit aimed at shoring up health services in the region where at least 1,350 lives ...
 
Foley Beheading ’Crime’ against Islam’s Principles: Qatar
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Thursday, 21 August 2014
Foley Beheading ’Crime’ against Islam’s Principles: Qatar
Qatar, accused by a German minister of financing ISIL "jihadists", condemned on Thursday the group’s beheading of US journalist James Foley as a "crime against...
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Clegg coalition role made into film new Nick Clegg's role in the creation of the coalition...
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Thursday, 21 August 2014
Clegg coalition role made into film new Nick Clegg's role in the creation of the coalition...
The one-off Channel 4 show, by playwright James Graham, will be set in the days following the 2010 election where backroom deals were cut to create the country...
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Syria War Toll over 180,000, Says NGO
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Thursday, 21 August 2014
Syria War Toll over 180,000, Says NGO
More than 180,000 people have been killed in Syria since the conflict broke out in March 2011, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said in a new toll publi...
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