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  • 6 dead, 49 rescued in China factory collapse

    Date: 2015-07-04 21:20:36 GMT - China - World - SN:82 - ID:2922281

    BEIJING, July 4 (MENA) – A shoe factory has collapsed in eastern China, killing six workers, the BBC quoted Chinese state media as saying on Saturday. More than 50 people were working in the factory in the city of Wenling, in Zhejiang province, ....

  • Serbia asks Russia to veto UN Srebrenica resolution because it calls it 'genocide'

    Date: 2015-07-04 20:43:33 GMT - Serbia - World - SN:80 - ID:2922225

    BELGRADE, July 4 (MENA) - Serbia has asked Russia to veto a British U.N. Security Council resolution that would call the Srebrenica massacre during the Bosnian civil war in the 1990s a genocide, Fox News reported on Saturday. Serbian media said ....

  • Iran FM, Amano hold talks in Vienna

    Date: 2015-07-04 17:26:49 GMT - Austria - World - SN:67 - ID:2921453

    VIENNA, July 4 (MENA) - Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad-Javad Zarif met Head of the International Atomic Energy Agency Yukio Amano in Vienna following a meeting between Iranian and US negotiators. Details of the meeting have not yet been ....

  • One soldier, five militants killed in gun battle in Kashmir

    Date: 2015-07-04 16:36:01 GMT - India - World - SN:65 - ID:2921341

    NEW DELHI, July 4 (MENA) - At least five militants were killed when they tried to sneak into the Indian side of the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir, a senior army official told Indo-Asian News Service (IANS) on Saturday. One soldier ....

  • Egyptian league in Britain urges youth role to uproot terrorism

    Date: 2015-07-04 15:36:35 GMT - Egypt - World - SN:56 - ID:2920125

    CAIRO, July 4 (MENA) - A league of Egyptian expatriate doctors and university professors in Britian has called on President Abdel Fattah El Sisi to allow youths to volunteer in the Egyptian army to support the army and police in their fight against ....

  • UNHRC African group mourns victims of Egypt terror attacks

    Date: 2015-07-04 15:20:42 GMT - Switzerland - World - SN:55 - ID:2920537

    GENEVA, July 4 (MENA) - The group of African states in the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC), upon the demand of the Ethiopian delegation, decided to observe minutes of silences to mourn the victims of terrorist attacks that hit Sinai and ....

  • 59 killed after ferry capsizes in Philippines

    Date: 2015-07-04 09:05:17 GMT - Philippines - World - SN:20 - ID:2918225

    MANILA, July 4 (MENA) – At least 59 people have died after a ferry capsized in the Philippines. A coast guard official announced the death toll and said so far 141 survivors had been rescued, euronews reported. The 36-tonne ferry overturned in ....

  • Man arrested in Spain over online Daesh propaganda

    Date: 2015-07-04 08:33:06 GMT - Spain - World - SN:19 - ID:2918061

    MADRID, July 4 (MENA) – The Spanish authorities arrested a man in Badalona, eastern Catalonia, for propagating the ideology of Daesh on social networking websites. The man had created different accounts on several websites to propagate the ....

  • Independence Day celebrations cancelled over security concerns

    Date: 2015-07-04 08:12:01 GMT - United Kingdom - World - SN:17 - ID:2917897

    LONDON, July 4 (MENA) - The US Air Force has cancelled Independence Day celebrations at a base in Norfolk, citing security concerns, the BBC reported. The public event at RAF Feltwell would have featured a display from the Red Arrows. Col ....

  • Honduras protesters stage biggest march yet to demand president resign

    Date: 2015-07-04 07:31:31 GMT - Honduras - World - SN:12 - ID:2917709

    TEGUCIGALPA, July 4 (MENA) - Tens of thousands Hondurans poured onto the streets of the capital Tegucigalpa to demand the resignation of the president, Juan Orlando Hernández, in the biggest demonstration yet against the country’s leader over ....

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