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  • Death toll from Chinese restaurant blast rises to 4

    Date: 2014-11-25 10:06:02 GMT - China - World - SN:28 - ID:1405465

    BEIJING, Nov 25 (MENA) - The death toll from a restaurant blast on Tuesday morning in downtown Xiamen city in east China's Fujian Province has risen to 4 as another died in hospital, the local government said. Three more people remain in a ....

  • Top commander of USFK vows to reduce US troops centering in Yongsan

    Date: 2014-11-25 10:04:08 GMT - south korea - World - SN:27 - ID:1404837

    SEOUL, Nov 25 (MENA) - Top commander of U.S. Forces Korea (USFK) Gen. Curtis Scaparrotti vowed on Tuesday to reduce US troops centering in Yongsan disctrict in Seoul to a minimum, according to Yonhap. Speaking on the allies' decision to keep the ....

  • Afghan capital hit by 2 blasts, army casualties

    Date: 2014-11-25 08:53:26 GMT - Afghanistan - World - SN:21 - ID:1404809

    KABUL, Nov 25 (MENA) - Afghan officials said the capital Kabul has been hit by two explosions, one of which wounded six Afghan army soldiers, ABC News reported. Hashmat Stanekzai, the spokesman for Kabul's police chief, says a roadside bomb ....

  • Chinese warships enter zone of disputed Senkaku Islands in East China Sea

    Date: 2014-11-25 08:44:13 GMT - Japan - World - SN:19 - ID:1404905

    TOKYO, Nov 25 (MENA) - China’s three patrol vessels have entered the waters of the disputed Senkaku Islands in the East China Sea, which Japan considers as its territorial waters, the country’s coast guards said on Tuesday, according to TASS. The ....

  • Hundreds protest peacefully outside White House after Ferguson grand jury decision

    Date: 2014-11-25 07:07:49 GMT - USA - World - SN:10 - ID:1404337

    WASHINGTON, Nov 25 (MENA) - About 300 people protested at the White House after the decision not to indict Officer Darren Wilson in the fatal shooting of unarmed teenager Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri, NBC reported. Protesters, many wearing ....

  • Afghan woman kills 25 Taliban rebels to avenge son’s murder

    Date: 2014-11-24 20:26:37 GMT - Afghanistan - World - SN:159 - ID:1403125

    KABUL, Nov 24 (MENA) - An Afghan woman has killed at least 25 Taliban militants to avenge the murder of her son who was a police officer in western Farah province, Khaama Press reported Monday. According to reports, Reza Gul was forced to pick up ....

  • Sisi holds talks with Italy PM

    Date: 2014-11-24 18:54:10 GMT - Italy - World - SN:146 - ID:1402585

    ROME, Nov 24 (MENA) – President Abdel Fattah El Sisi had talks on Monday with Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi on ways of boosting bilateral relations, especially in the economic, touristic and investment fields. The talks also tackled Italy's ....

  • Chinese driver killed after derailment of freight train

    Date: 2014-11-24 18:41:53 GMT - China - World - SN:144 - ID:1402285

    BEIJING, Nov 24 (MENA) - A driver was killed when a freight train derailed in Ankang City, northwest China's Shaanxi Province after being struck by a landslide on Monday afternoon, according to the railway bureau. Rescue teams rushed to the scene ....

  • Sisi visit to Italy showed understanding of Egyptian developments

    Date: 2014-11-24 18:39:42 GMT - Italy - World - SN:141 - ID:1402261

    ROME, Nov 24 (MENA) - President Abdel Fattah El Sisi's current visit to Italy and the Vatican and his meetings with top officials has reflected Italy's full understanding of the developments in Egypt, Minister of Trade and Industry Munir Fakhri ....

  • Hong Kong to clear more protest barricades

    Date: 2014-11-24 18:05:19 GMT - Hong Kong - World - SN:135 - ID:1402265

    HONG KONG, Nov 24 (MENA) - Hong Kong authorities said they will remove some barricades Tuesday from part of a pro-democracy protest site in Mong Kok district, scene of previous violent confrontations with police and angry mobs, ABC news ....

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