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Date: 2014-05-05 08:06:40 GMT - south korea - World - SN:15 - ID:703520
SEOUL, May 5 (MENA) - The death toll from the South Korean ferry disaster has jumped to 259, with 43 people still missing, CNN quoted the government as saying Monday. The higher death toll comes after bodies were retrieved from the fourth deck of ....
Date: 2014-05-05 08:03:58 GMT - Iran - World - SN:14 - ID:703645
TEHRAN, May 5 (MENA) - Armenian Foreign Minister Edward Nalbandian is in Tehran for talks with senior Iranian authorities on issues of bilateral and international significance, Press TV reported. Heading a high-ranking political delegation, ....
Date: 2014-05-05 08:02:00 GMT - Japan - World - SN:13 - ID:703641
TOKYO, May 5 (MENA) - A strong earthquake jolted Tokyo early Monday, rattling windows and nerves though there were no initial reports of major damage. Fox News reported. The national broadcaster NHK, citing local authorities, said 17 people were ....
Date: 2014-05-05 07:57:26 GMT - Philippines - World - SN:10 - ID:703649
MANILA, May 5 (MENA) - More than 5,000 U.S. and Filipino troops began two weeks of military exercises Monday to prepare to jointly deal with any potential crisis in the Philippines, which is prone to natural disasters and has been locked in a ....
Date: 2014-05-04 21:24:11 GMT - China - World - SN:146 - ID:703366
BEIJING, May 4 (MENA) - A bridge has collapsed in southern China, killing 11 people, the BBC News quoted state media and officials as saying. The stone arch bridge was being constructed illegally at a village in Gaozhou City, Guangdong province, ....
Date: 2014-05-04 21:23:30 GMT - Ireland - World - SN:145 - ID:703356
BELFAST, May 4 (MENA) - Sinn Fein party leader Gerry Adams was released without charge Sunday after five days of police questioning over his alleged involvement in a decades-old IRA killing of a Belfast mother of 10, an investigation that has driven ....
Date: 2014-05-04 20:13:49 GMT - Canada - World - SN:138 - ID:703284
OTTAWA, May 4 (MENA) - Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper has announced new sanctions against Russia, Itar-Tass news agency reported, citing a statement released by the Canadian government. The sanctions were meant to continue economic ....
Date: 2014-05-04 19:21:51 GMT - Russia - World - SN:132 - ID:703178
MOSCOW, May 4 (MENA) - The Russian Foreign Ministry is calling on the OSCE and the Council of Europe to urgently respond to the tragic developments in southeast Ukraine, the Voice of Russia reported on Sunday. "At a time when Ukrainian punitive ....
Date: 2014-05-04 19:11:43 GMT - Ukraine - World - SN:130 - ID:703173
KIEV, May 4 (MENA) - Dozens of specialists from the US Central Intelligence Agency and Federal Bureau of Investigation are advising the Ukrainian government, GlobalPost quoted a German newspaper as saying on Sunday. Citing unnamed German security ....
Dialogue needed between Kiev authorities and southeastern Ukraine - Putin in conversation with Merkel
Date: 2014-05-04 19:03:39 GMT - Russia - World - SN:126 - ID:703166
MOSCOW, May 4 (MENA) - Russian President Vladimir Putin and German Federal Chancellor Angela Merkel discussed, during a telephone call Sundaym the crisis in Ukraine, The Voice of Russia reported citing a Kremlin statement. Putin and Merkel pointed ....