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  • N. Korea urges S. Korea not to dampen inter-Korean ties

    Date: 2015-09-02 15:09:33 GMT - North Korea - World - SN:87 - ID:3274697

    PYONGYANG, Sept 2 (MENA) - North Korea urged South Korea to refrain from making comments that could dampen inter-Korean ties following the two Koreas' landmark deal, warning that Seoul's attitude could push the hard-won conciliatory mood to return ....

  • Queen Elizabeth to become Britain’s longest-serving monarch

    Date: 2015-09-02 13:20:22 GMT - United Kingdom - World - SN:66 - ID:3273229

    LONDON, Sept 2 (MENA) - Queen Elizabeth is set to break the record of her great-great-grandmother Queen Victoria by becoming the longest-reigning monarch of Britain on Sep. 9. She will be crossing 63 years seven months and two days of Queen ....

  • Russia denies raiding Daesh in Syria

    Date: 2015-09-02 13:09:58 GMT - Russia - World - SN:65 - ID:3272737

    MOSCOW, Sept 2 (MENA) - Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov dismissed reports that Russian aircraft participated in the war against Daesh in Syria. In press statements on Wednesday, Peskov stressed that the news fanned by media are not ....

  • Indian workers strike over labour reforms

    Date: 2015-09-02 12:13:05 GMT - India - World - SN:55 - ID:3270937

    NEW DELHI, Sept 2 (MENA) - Workers across India are staging a day-long strike to protest at the economic policies of the government, the BBC reported. They say the "pro-business" policies of the Narendra Modi-led BJP government will put their ....

  • Putin arrives in Beijing for WWII parade, meetings with Chinese leadership

    Date: 2015-09-02 12:11:11 GMT - China - World - SN:53 - ID:3272881

    BEIJING, Sept 2 (MENA) – Russian President Vladimir Putin arrived in the Chinese capital of Beijing on Wednesday to take part in celebrations to mark the 70th anniversary of Japan’s surrender in World War II and to meet with high-ranking Chinese ....

  • Eurostar reports disruption in six trains with 'Migrants On Roofs'

    Date: 2015-09-02 10:33:58 GMT - France - World - SN:37 - ID:3270925

    PARIS, Sept 2 (MENA) - Rail services through the Channel Tunnel have been disrupted because of suspected migrants on the track and even on train roofs, Sky News reported. Some passengers on Eurostar were told people had managed to get on top of ....

  • Fire in Paris leaves at least eight people dead

    Date: 2015-09-02 06:47:52 GMT - France - World - SN:11 - ID:3269953

    PARIS, Sept 2 (MENA) - A fire in the center of Paris has left at least eight people dead, The Guardian reported, quoting French police. Four others are injured and in critical condition in one of the city’s worst fires for a decade. The eight ....

  • China rejects Japan's complaints over UN chief's attendance at military parade

    Date: 2015-09-01 21:36:44 GMT - south korea - World - SN:138 - ID:3269613

    BEIJING, Sept 1 (MENA) - China on Tuesday rejected the Japanese complaints over UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon's plan to attend this week's huge military parade in Beijing marking the end of World War II, the Yonhap reported. Ban is among about ....

  • Greek coast guards seize weapon-laden ship bound for Libya from Turkey

    Date: 2015-09-01 20:49:37 GMT - Greece - World - SN:137 - ID:3269569

    ATHENS, Sept 1 (MENA) – The Greek coast guards detained a Bolivian-flagged freighter over carrying a container with an unknown quantity of undeclared weapons, the Athens News Agency (ANA) reported on Tuesday. The Bolivian-flagged freighter ....

  • Moscow vows to make every effort to achieve peace in Ukraine

    Date: 2015-09-01 19:07:20 GMT - Russia - World - SN:128 - ID:3269225

    MOSCOW, Sept 1 (MENA) - Moscow considers strict ceasefire regime in Donbass an important step in implementation of Minsk peace accords, Sputnik cited the Russian Foreign Ministry as saying in a statement Tuesday. Russia will continue to make all ....

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