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Date: 2015-02-25 19:20:22 GMT - Austria - World - SN:132 - ID:2043649
VIENNA, Feb 25 (MENA) - The Austrian parliament has passed controversial reforms to the country's century-old law on Islam, the BBC reported on Wednesday. The bill, which is partly aimed at tackling Islamist radicalism, gives Muslims more legal ....
Date: 2015-02-25 18:35:38 GMT - Russia - World - SN:118 - ID:2043297
MOSCOW, Feb 25 (MENA)- Russia does not rule out the possibility of protecting its national interests in the Arctic with military means as the region becomes the focus of attention from various countries, including those that do not have direct ....
Date: 2015-02-25 18:19:47 GMT - China - World - SN:117 - ID:2043201
BEIJING, Feb 25 (MENA) - Britain's Prince William is scheduled to visit China from March 1 to 4, Xinhua quoted Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson Hong Lei as saying on Wednesday. The Duke of Cambridge will visit Beijing, Shanghai and Yunnan ....
Date: 2015-02-25 17:26:02 GMT - USA - World - SN:109 - ID:2043045
MOSCOW, Feb 25 (MENA) - US military combat vehicles paraded Wednesday through an Estonian city that juts into Russia, a symbolic act that highlighted the stakes for both sides amid the worst tensions between the West and Russia since the Cold War, ....
Date: 2015-02-25 17:08:46 GMT - Russia - World - SN:107 - ID:2042989
MOSCOW, Feb 25 (MENA) - Russia intends to suspend gas deliveries to Ukraine unless Kiev makes a further prepayment as its current balance only covers three or four days' gas supply, Russian President Vladimir Putin said Wednesday, according to ....
Daesh planning to murder 150 Christian hostages if the US does not stop its air strikes - Daily Mail
Date: 2015-02-25 14:53:13 GMT - United Kingdom - World - SN:80 - ID:2042245
LONDON, Feb 25 (MENA) - Daesh terrorist group are planning to murder 150 Christian hostages they kidnapped after sweeping through villages in Syria if the US does not stop air strikes, according to Daily Mail newspaper. The abductions of the ....
Date: 2015-02-25 12:58:31 GMT - USA - World - SN:61 - ID:2040709
WASHINGTON, Feb 25 (MENA) – US House Armed Services Committee chairman Rep. Mac Thornberry asserted that President Obama's request to use force against Daesh militants is an attempt to share the blame if things go wrong, the Washington-based The ....
Date: 2015-02-25 11:37:44 GMT - USA - World - SN:50 - ID:2039681
WASHINGTON, Feb 25 (MENA) - Cuban President Raúl Castro awarded medals to five men on Tuesday, calling them national heroes for their espionage work in the U.S, the Times Magazine reported. “The Cuban Five,” as they were nicknamed, had attempted ....
Date: 2015-02-25 11:15:29 GMT - south korea - World - SN:47 - ID:2039685
SEOUL, Feb 25 (MENA) - North Korea has continued high-explosive detonation tests and its possible nuclear test is forecast to be much more powerful both in scale and yield than previous ones, Yonhap news agency reported quoting Seoul's intelligence ....
Date: 2015-02-25 10:09:26 GMT - Japan - World - SN:35 - ID:2039069
TOKYO, Feb 25 (MENA) - A 6.2 magnitude earthquake has struck off the southern coast of Japan, according to the US Geological Survey. The quake, with its epicenter around 290km (175 miles) southeast of Hachijo-jima, Izu Islands, struck at a depth ....