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  • Yugoslavia's last defense minister dies in Moscow

    Date: 2014-11-03 16:26:39 GMT - Serbia - World - SN:111 - ID:1257717

    MOSCOW, Nov 3 (MENA) - Former Yugoslav Gen. Veljko Kadijevic, who was accused of war crimes in Croatia and who fled to Russia to avoid testifying at a UN tribunal, has died. He was 88, the BBC reported. Kadijevic, Yugoslavia's last defense ....

  • Death toll from suicide bombing at India-Pakistan border rises to 60

    Date: 2014-11-03 16:26:25 GMT - Pakistan - World - SN:110 - ID:1257713

    ISLAMABAD, Nov 3 (MENA) - A Pakistani police officer says the death toll from the suicide bombing near the country's border with India has risen to 60, Fox News reported. Nadeem Khokhar says Sunday's attack also wounded more than 100 people, who ....

  • Singapore joins U.S.-led coalition to fight Daesh

    Date: 2014-11-03 16:26:03 GMT - Japan - World - SN:109 - ID:1257433

    TOKYO, Nov 3 (MENA) - Singapore will join the U.S.-led multinational coalition that is fighting Islamic State militants in Iraq and Syria, Singapore Defense Minister Ng Eng Hen has said as quoted by Kyodo. "The Singapore Armed Forces will ....

  • Woman tested negative for Ebola in London hospital

    Date: 2014-11-03 16:23:43 GMT - United Kingdom - World - SN:107 - ID:1256161

    LONDON, Nov 3 (MENA) - A woman who has been tested for Ebola has been given a negative test result at a hospital in south London after she admitted herself last night with a "haemorrhagic fever". St George's Hospital in Tooting confirmed that the ....

  • Kiev agrees with IMF to pay for Russian gas during winter period from own exchange reserve

    Date: 2014-11-03 14:41:50 GMT - Ukraine - World - SN:93 - ID:1256873

    KIEV, Nov 3 (MENA) - Kiev has agreed with International Monetary Fund (IMF) that it will pay for Russian gas during the winter period from Ukraine's exchange reserves, the country's national bank said. "We managed to agree with IMF that the ....

  • Afhgan president condemns deadly suicide attack in Pakistan

    Date: 2014-11-03 14:41:27 GMT - Afghanistan - World - SN:92 - ID:1256849

    KABUL, Nov 3 (MENA) - Afghanistan's President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani on Monday condemned a deadly suicide attack in Pakistan which left at least 60 people dead and over 110 others injured, local Khaama News reported. Ghani said he strongly ....

  • Ebola-positive UN staff case stable : French Health min.

    Date: 2014-11-03 14:15:20 GMT - France - World - SN:80 - ID:1256433

    PARIS, Nov 3 (MENA) - The case of UNICEF staff, already transferred to France for treatment from Ebola virus contracted in Sierra Leone, is stable, said French minister of Social Affairs, Health, & Women's Rights Marisol Touraine on ....

  • 'Leaders must act', urges Ban, as new UN report warns climate change may soon be 'irreversible'

    Date: 2014-11-03 13:31:58 GMT - USA - World - SN:70 - ID:1256153

    WASHINGTON, Nov 3 (MENA) - Citing “clear and growing” human influence on the climate system, a United Nations report issued today has warned that if left unchecked, climate change will increase the likelihood of severe, pervasive and irreversible ....

  • Suspected Ebola case enters hospital in London

    Date: 2014-11-03 12:32:48 GMT - United Kingdom - World - SN:60 - ID:1255845

    LONDON, Nov 3 (MENA) - A woman suffering from high fever in southern Britain has been admitted to hospital for laboratory inspection of Ebola virus, said British officials on Monday. The woman has a record of traveling to West Africa region, said ....

  • WTM 2014 provides chance for inking new agreements - minister

    Date: 2014-11-03 12:05:12 GMT - United Kingdom - World - SN:53 - ID:1255217

    LONDON, Nov 3 (MENA) - Tourism Minister Hisham Zazou said on Monday that the British tourism market is one of the most important ones for Egypt. As many as million tourists come from Britain to Egypt every year, Zazou underlined, adding that ....

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