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  • FCO Minister congratulates new president of Madagascar

    Date: 2014-01-26 20:11:16 GMT - United Kingdom - World - SN:175 - ID:522143

    LONDON, Jan 26 (MENA) - British Foreign Office Minister for Africa Mark Simmonds congratulated on Sunday the new President of Madagascar and hoped that the country will soon make concrete progress towards a better future. In a statement on the ....

  • Tourist boat sinks off India, 21 killed

    Date: 2014-01-26 19:27:28 GMT - India - World - SN:165 - ID:522025

    NEW DELHI, Jan 26 (MENA) - A boat carrying local tourists has capsized in India's Andaman Sea in the Bay of Bengal, killing 21 people, Sky News quoted officials as saying on Sunday. Thirteen were rescued, said top Administrator P. ....

  • 4 Afghans, including journalist, killed in Kabul suicide attack

    Date: 2014-01-26 19:26:11 GMT - Afghanistan - World - SN:164 - ID:522033

    KABUL, Jan 26 (MENA) - At least four people, including an Afghan journalist and two Afghan army personnel, were killed and 22 others were injured following a suicide attack that targeted an Afghan army bus in Kabul city, Khaama Newspaper reported ....

  • Terrorism suspects free of tough controls in UK

    Date: 2014-01-26 18:44:58 GMT - United Kingdom - World - SN:157 - ID:521972

    LONDON, Jan 26 (MENA) - A group of terror suspects, branded by officials as a genuine threat to British national security, are now free of tough controls designed to prevent them engaging in terrorist activity, Sky News reported. From today, seven ....

  • Hitler died in Brazil, did not kill himself - Book

    Date: 2014-01-26 18:44:09 GMT - United Kingdom - World - SN:156 - ID:522015

    LONDON, Jan 26 (MENA) - A new book titled 'Hitler in Brazil - His Life and His Death' claims Adolf Hitler actually escaped his hideout and died in 1984 in a small town near Brazil's border with Bolivia, The Daily Star reported Sunday. The Fuhrer ....

  • UK warns British jihadists about going to Syria

    Date: 2014-01-26 17:19:18 GMT - USA - World - SN:145 - ID:521319

    WASHINGTON, Jan 26 (MENA) – Britons traveling to Syria to help the rebels fighting President Bashar al-Assad could be arrested on their return, a senior police chief warned on Saturday, saying they may pose a security risk to the UK, The Christian ....

  • Iran ready to restore historical relations with Europe: Rouhani

    Date: 2014-01-26 17:14:26 GMT - Iran - World - SN:141 - ID:521318

    DAVOS, Switzerland, Jan 26 (MENA) – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani says the foundations are laid and Tehran is ready to make a return to the historical relations it used to have with Europe, Tehran Times reported. He made the remarks in an ....

  • NSA is after industrial spying – Snowden to German TV

    Date: 2014-01-26 14:48:13 GMT - Germany - World - SN:110 - ID:521616

    BERLIN, Jan 26 (MENA) - The NSA agency is not preoccupied solely with national security, but also spies on foreign industrial entities in US business interests, former American intelligence contractor, Edward Snowden, has revealed in an interview to ....

  • Tony Blair: Extremist religion at root of 21st-century wars

    Date: 2014-01-26 13:03:28 GMT - United Kingdom - World - SN:71 - ID:521389

    LONDON, Jan 26 (MENA) - Former Brtisih Prime Minister Tony Blair has reignited debate about the west's response to terrorism with a call on governments to recognize that religious extremism has become the biggest source of conflict around the ....

  • Larijani hints at increase of military budget in response to Kerry's threats

    Date: 2014-01-26 11:33:49 GMT - Iran - World - SN:49 - ID:521059

    TEHRAN, Jan 26 (MENA)- Iranian Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani rapped US Secretary of State John Kerry for his military threats against Iran amid diplomatic efforts to settle the differences between Tehran and the world powers, and said the ....

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