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  • Combat will intensify after end of truce on Monday - Lugansk People's Republic head

    Date: 2014-06-29 22:35:40 GMT - Ukraine - World - SN:144 - ID:804189

    KIEV, June 29 (MENA) - Combat actions in east Ukraine will only intensify after the truce comes to an end on Monday, Itar-TASS cited head of the self-proclaimed Lugansk People’s Republic Valery Bolotov as saying on Sunday. Kiev’s ....

  • 26 dead in India building collapse

    Date: 2014-06-29 22:34:18 GMT - India - World - SN:143 - ID:804188

    NEW DELHI, June 29 (MENA) – The death toll from an Indian building collapse rose to 26 people, according to latest news reports from New Delhi. Police in southern India detained five construction company officials Sunday as rescuers using gas ....

  • Eruption of Mount Sinabung's volcano in Indonesia

    Date: 2014-06-29 21:56:35 GMT - Indonesia - World - SN:139 - ID:804190

    JAKARTA, June 29 (MENA) - Indonesia's Mount Sinabung in North Sumatra province erupted Sunday evening, gushing 4,000 meter-high cloud of ash and smoke into the air, an official said. The Voice of Russia reported that the Indonesian local ....

  • Pakistani forces kill 16 militants during offensive campaign

    Date: 2014-06-29 21:35:29 GMT - Pakistan - World - SN:135 - ID:804195

    ISLAMABAD, June 29 (MENA) - Pakistani fighter jets Sunday killed 16 militants in airstrikes, the military said, as an offensive against Taliban insurgents in the country's north-west enters its third week, Voice of Russia reported. Military planes ....

  • Gunfire injures 9 people on Bourbon Street in New Orleans

    Date: 2014-06-29 21:28:45 GMT - USA - World - SN:131 - ID:804175

    WASHINGTON, June 29 (MENA) - Gunfire struck nine people on Bourbon Street in New Orleans early Sunday, CNN quoted police spokesman Frank Robertson. Superintendent of the New Orleans Police Department Ronal Serpas said Sunday that the shooting may ....

  • OIC establishes HQ of its independent permanent human rights commission

    Date: 2014-06-29 18:44:39 GMT - Kingdom of Saudi Arabia - World - SN:98 - ID:804033

    JEDDAH, Saudi Arabia, June 29 (MENA) - The Forty-first session of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) Council of Foreign Ministers (CFM), held on June 18-19 decided to establish the permanent headquarters of the OIC Independent Permanent ....

  • Israel sends emergency delegation to US: Report

    Date: 2014-06-29 18:05:23 GMT - Israel - World - SN:90 - ID:803993

    GAZA CITY, June 29 (MENA) - A high-ranking Israeli delegation will leave Sunday morning for urgent talks in Washington as negotiations between world powers and Iran enter their final stages, Ynet news reported. Washington agreed to attend the ....

  • Prince Harry get his inheritance from Diana as he turns 30 in Sep.

    Date: 2014-06-29 16:46:58 GMT - United Kingdom - World - SN:81 - ID:803850

    LONDON, June 29 (MENA) - Prince Harry is set to receive £10 million of his mother Diana's inheritance when he celebrates his 30th birthday, Daily Mail Reported Sunday. He faces a £4 million deduction due to inheritance tax, but experts say he ....

  • Britons demand Euro exit: poll

    Date: 2014-06-29 16:24:42 GMT - United Kingdom - World - SN:79 - ID:803917

    LONDON, June 29 (MENA) - British voters agree with Prime Minister David Cameron that his failure to stop Jean-Claude Juncker becoming President of the EU Commission makes it much more likely the UK will finally cut its ties with Brussels, Daily Mail ....

  • UK mosques launch anti-terror campaign

    Date: 2014-06-29 16:09:04 GMT - United Kingdom - World - SN:78 - ID:803895

    LONDON, June 29 (MENA) - Mosques across Britain have joined hands to call on young Muslims citizens to stay away from the civil war in Syria. Imams involved in the nationwide anti-terror campaign are instead encouraging donations to the Syrian ....

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