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  • 1,704 Malaysians evacuated due to floodwaters

    Date: 2015-12-29 13:09:02 GMT - Malaysia - World - SN:50 - ID:4015097

    KUALA LUMPUR, Dec 29 (MENA) - A total of 1,704 people were evacuated on Tuesday from their homes in Terengganu, Malaysia, due to floodwaters. They were moved to 31 relief centers. (MENA) M I E/A S E ....

  • APS attack: four terrorists executed in Kohat Jail

    Date: 2015-12-29 13:06:38 GMT - Pakistan - World - SN:46 - ID:4015101

    ISLAMABAD, Dec 29 (MENA) - Four death row convicts were executed in Kohat Central Jail for their involvement in the attack on Army Public School (APS) in Peshawar in which more than 140 people most of them children were martyred, Geo News channel ....

  • Suicide bombing at NADRA office in Mardan kills at least 18

    Date: 2015-12-29 12:14:36 GMT - Pakistan - World - SN:34 - ID:4014673

    ISLAMABAD, Dec 29 (MENA) - A powerful bomb struck the office of the National Database and Registration Authority (NADRA) in Mardan on Tuesday, killing at least 18 people and injuring 42, Geo News quoted police and rescue workers as saying. Haroon ....

  • Russia, India sign deal to assemble at least 200 Ka-226Т helicopters

    Date: 2015-12-29 10:09:15 GMT - Russia - World - SN:24 - ID:4013321

    MOSCOW, Dec 29 (MENA) - Russia and India signed an agreement to assemble no less than 200 Ka-226T helicopters in India, state technologies corporation Rostec said Monday. According to the corporation, the agreement also provides for technical ....

  • North Korea’s custom computer operating system, Red Star OS, revealed in detail by researchers

    Date: 2015-12-29 10:05:05 GMT - United Kingdom - World - SN:21 - ID:4013305

    LONDON, Dec 29 (MENA) - The secret software that powers North Korea’s computers has been revealed by researchers, The Independent reported Tuesday. The country’s computers run custom-created software that is built to stop information escaping and ....

  • Dozens killed as storms wreak havoc across US

    Date: 2015-12-29 08:36:49 GMT - USA - World - SN:13 - ID:4012433

    WASHINGTON, Dec 29 (MENA) - More than 40 deaths have been reported across the US after severe storms spawned tornadoes, flooding and blizzard conditions in several states. From the South to the Midwest, an untold number of homes have been ....

  • 4 Bodies including cartel co-founder found on Mexico highway

    Date: 2015-12-29 08:36:35 GMT - Mexico - World - SN:12 - ID:4012517

    MEXICO CITY, Dec 29 (MENA) - The bullet-ridden bodies of four people including the co-founder of a violent drug cartel were found early Monday on a highway in western Mexico, ABC news reported quoting authorities. All the victims were men and they ....

  • U.S. urges support for Japan-S. Korea deal on "comfort women" issue

    Date: 2015-12-29 08:23:10 GMT - Japan - World - SN:9 - ID:4012453

    TOKYO, Dec 29 (MENA) - The United States hailed an agreement Monday reached by Japan and South Korea on the long-standing issue of Korean women forced to work in Japan's wartime military brothels, calling on the international community to back it, ....

  • Sacha Baron Cohen and wife Isla Fisher donate US$1m to support Syria conflict victims

    Date: 2015-12-29 07:48:36 GMT - United Kingdom - World - SN:8 - ID:4012449

    LONDON, Dec 29 (MENA) - Actor Sacha Baron Cohen and his wife Isla Fisher are donating one million US dollars (€910,000) to Save the Children and the International Rescue Committee to support victims of the conflict in Syria, The Independent reported ....

  • MENA agenda for Tuesday, December 29

    Date: 2015-12-29 06:40:18 GMT - Egypt - World - SN:3 - ID:4012229

    CAIRO, The Antiquities Ministry receives two artifacts from the Foreign Ministry HQ that were retrieved from Austria and Germany. CAIRO, Chairman of the Egyptian Exchange Mohamed Omran holds a press conference to review the bourse’s activities in ....

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