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  • Thai military government replaces martial law

    Date: 2015-04-01 22:19:54 GMT - Thailand - World - SN:154 - ID:2295081

    BANGKOK, April 1 (MENA) - Thailand's military government has announced it is lifting martial law, 10 months after it was imposed, the BBC News reported Wednesday. Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha announced the move in a televised statement and ....

  • Kerry to remain in Lausanne until Thursday over Iran's nuclear program

    Date: 2015-04-01 21:45:39 GMT - USA - World - SN:149 - ID:2295197

    WASHINGTON, April 1 (MENA) - US Secretary of State John Kerry has decided to remain in Lausanne until Thursday morning to complete talks with Iran and P5+1 group over Tehran nuclear powers. ‎“We continue to make progress but have not reached a ....

  • Cameron congratulates Buhari on victory

    Date: 2015-04-01 21:19:16 GMT - United Kingdom - World - SN:147 - ID:2295041

    London, April 1 (MENA) - British Prime Minister David Cameron has congratulated Nigeria’s President-elect General Mohammadu Buhari on his victory at the presidential election. In a statement, Cameron said: “I send my warmest congratulations to ....

  • Indonesia enters cyberspace to tackle Daesh

    Date: 2015-04-01 20:48:50 GMT - Indonesia - World - SN:142 - ID:2294477

    JAKARTA, April 1 (MENA) - Indonesia is taking its battle against support for the Daesh terror group into cyberspace, with the government blocking 22 websites it said contained radical content, The Wall Street Journal reported. The Ministry of ....

  • China proposes 4-point plan on solving Iranian nuclear issue - Chinese FM

    Date: 2015-04-01 20:43:10 GMT - China - World - SN:137 - ID:2294481

    BEIJING, April 1 (MENA) - Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi on Wednesday said China has proposed a four-point plan on following up on the negotiations on Iran’s nuclear energy issue, Sputnik news agency reported. The P5+1 and Iran Group has been ....

  • N. Korea denies negotiations over nuclear disbarment: official

    Date: 2015-04-01 20:42:04 GMT - USA - World - SN:136 - ID:2294317

    WASHINGTON, April 1 (MENA) - North Korea will not take part in any talks about nuclear disbarment, said the country's UN mission. North Korea will not give up its nuclear arms, a well-placed source at the North Korean mission told the Voice of ....

  • US faces calls to 'walk away' from Iran talks

    Date: 2015-04-01 20:41:26 GMT - USA - World - SN:135 - ID:2294209

    WASHINGTON, April 1 (MENA) - A leading Republican critic of the Iranian nuclear talks is calling on the US to "walk away" from the table after negotiators missed a key deadline, the Fox News reported. Amid the confusion, Sen. Tom Cotton, R-Ark., ....

  • S. Korea bans access to 139 Daesh-related online postings

    Date: 2015-04-01 20:21:14 GMT - south korea - World - SN:133 - ID:2294409

    SEOUL, April 1 (MENA) - South Korea’s communications watchdog said Wednesday it has banned local access to 139 online postings related to Daesh terrorist group over the past two months, following rising concerns after a South Korean teenager ....

  • China responds to Japan's draft diplomatic bluebook

    Date: 2015-04-01 20:19:51 GMT - China - World - SN:131 - ID:2294393

    BEIJING, April 1 (MENA) - A Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson on Wednesday urged Japan to adopt a correct view of history, reality and make constructive efforts for a settlement of islands issue, Xinhua reported. Spokeswoman Hua Chunying ....

  • London electrical fire causes mass evacuation

    Date: 2015-04-01 19:08:46 GMT - United Kingdom - World - SN:127 - ID:2294309

    LONDON, April 1 (MENA) - An electrical fire under the pavement in central London has led to some 2,000 people being evacuated from nearby buildings and the cancellation of a number of West End shows. Fire crews were called after smoke was seen ....

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