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  • May: I’ll kick out foreign graduates

    Date: 2014-12-21 09:57:16 GMT - United Kingdom - World - SN:24 - ID:1580229

    LONDON, Dec 21 (MENA) - Foreign students would be kicked out of the country when their courses ended under tough rules being drawn up by Theresa May, The Sunday Times reported. The home secretary wants a future Conservative government to “move ....

  • Presidential jet to be fitted with anti-missile gear

    Date: 2014-12-21 07:44:26 GMT - south korea - World - SN:13 - ID:1579045

    SEOUL, Dec 21 (MENA) - South Korea's presidential jet will be fitted with anti-missile gear by 2016 under a new project expected to cost more than 30 billion won (US$27 million), Yonhap reported quoting government and military officials as saying ....

  • Bomb Blast Kills 3, Hurts 5 in Northeastern India

    Date: 2014-12-21 07:18:17 GMT - India - World - SN:8 - ID:1579189

    NEW DELHI, Dec 21 (MENA) - An explosion in the parking lot of a bus station early Sunday killed three people and wounded five others in India's remote northeastern state, ABC news reported quoting police. The homemade bomb went off in Imphal, ....

  • French police shoot dead knife-wielding man in police station

    Date: 2014-12-20 22:37:28 GMT - France - World - SN:116 - ID:1578637

    PARIS, Dec 20 (MENA) - French police on Saturday shot dead a man shouting “Allahu Akbar” (God is the greatest) who stabbed and wounded three officers in a police station, authorities said. Euronews reported that Interior Minister Bernard ....

  • Sisi to embark on visit to China Monday 2 last Beijing

    Date: 2014-12-20 21:06:08 GMT - China - World - SN:108 - ID:1578477

    The Egyptian diplomat said that during Sisi's visit an Egyptian-Chinese business council would be launched to revive the Silk Road which linked China and Africa. "Reviving the old trade road will have a big leap on the trade, investment and ....

  • Sisi to embark on China visit Monday

    Date: 2014-12-20 20:44:45 GMT - China - World - SN:106 - ID:1578309

    BEIJING, Dec 20 (MENA) – President Abdel Fattah El Sisi arrives in Beijing on Monday on a three-day visit during which he will have talks with Chinese officials on ways of boosting bilateral and strategic relations. In statements to MENA on the ....

  • 5.9 quake hits off Japan’s Fukushima Prefecture coast

    Date: 2014-12-20 18:43:16 GMT - Japan - World - SN:95 - ID:1578105

    TOKYO, Dec 20 (MENA) - A 5.9-magnitude earthquake struck off the coast of Japan’s main Honshu Island on Saturday, the US Geological Survey reports. The quake happened not far from the power plant, but a spokesman for Tokyo Electric Power Co said ....

  • Russian Security agencies prevent 60 terrorist crimes in 2014 -- Putin

    Date: 2014-12-20 18:35:38 GMT - Russia - World - SN:94 - ID:1577913

    MOSCOW, Dec 20 (MENA) - Russian President Vladimir Putin on Saturday said Russian security service officers have prevented eight terrorist attacks and 60 terrorism-related crimes, TASS reported. The activities of 46 terrorist and extremist ....

  • Russia to work on tit-for-tat measures following US, Canadian new sanctions

    Date: 2014-12-20 18:35:15 GMT - Russia - World - SN:93 - ID:1577917

    MOSCOW, Dec 20 (MENA) - Russian foreign ministry spokesman Alexander Lukashevich on Saturday said Moscow would work on tit-for-tat measures following the US and Canadian new sanctions, TASS reported. "The US and Canada still can not put up with ....

  • US releases 4 Afghan prisoners from Guantanamo Bay

    Date: 2014-12-20 18:19:15 GMT - Afghanistan - World - SN:89 - ID:1577905

    KABUL, Dec 20 (MENA) - The United States Department of Defense announced Saturday that four Afghan prisoners were released from the Guantanamo detention facility and sent home to Afghanistan, Khaama Press reported. According to US defense ....

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