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  • Pakistan bomber kills 8, including local official

    Date: 2013-10-16 16:27:42 GMT - Pakistan - World - SN:68 - ID:340785

    Pakistan/Security Pakistan bomber kills 8, including local official ISLAMABAD, Oct 16 (MENA) - A suicide bomber shot his way into the residence of a provincial government minister Wednesday in northwestern Pakistan, killing the official ....

  • Iran, G5+1 wrap up third meeting in Geneva, to hold fourth

    Date: 2013-10-16 14:23:50 GMT - Iran - World - SN:59 - ID:340649

    Iran/EU Iran, G5+1 wrap up third meeting in Geneva, to hold fourth TEHRAN, Oct 16 (MENA) - The representatives of Iran and the Group 5+1 (the US, Russia, China, Britain and France plus Germany) ended their session of talks on Wednesday and ....

  • Iranian, Swiss FMs confer in Geneva

    Date: 2013-10-16 11:06:02 GMT - Iran - World - SN:38 - ID:340380

    Iran/Switzerland Iranian, Swiss FMs confer in Geneva TEHRAN, Oct 16 (MENA) - Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and his Swiss counterpart Didier Burkhalter at a meeting in Geneva, Switzerland, discussed bilateral ties as well as ....

  • Norway PM tenders government’s resignation

    Date: 2013-10-16 10:08:00 GMT - Norway - World - SN:28 - ID:340268

    Norway/Cabinet/Resignation Norway PM tenders government’s resignation OSLO, Oct 16 (MENA) - Norwegian Prime Minister Jens Stoltenberg on Monday handed in the government’s resignation following his centre-left coalition’s election defeat to ....

  • IAEA chief calls on N. Korea to implement UN resolutions

    Date: 2013-10-16 09:52:03 GMT - south korea - World - SN:27 - ID:340229

    Koreas/IAEA IAEA chief calls on N. Korea to implement UN resolutions SEOUL, Oct 16 (MENA) - The chief of the international nuclear watchdog called on North Korea Wednesday to abide by the United Nations' resolutions banning the country from ....

  • 842 million suffer from chronic starvation

    Date: 2013-10-16 09:01:45 GMT - Egypt - World - SN:22 - ID:340219

    Egypt/WFP 842 million people suffer from chronic starvation CAIRO, Oct 16 (MENA) - Nearly 870 million people, one in eight people around the world , are chronically undernourished, the United Nations' food agency has warned. The State of Food ....

  • Nigerian army kills 40 Boko Haram militants

    Date: 2013-10-16 07:54:58 GMT - Nigeria - World - SN:18 - ID:340154

    Nigeria/Army Nigerian army kills 40 Boko Haram militants ABUJA, Oct 16 (MENA) - The Nigerian military on Tuesday confirmed it killed 40 Boko Haram in the northeastern Borno state, said Military spokesman Aliyu Danja. Danja said the military ....

  • Iraq, six world powers hold third session of nuclear talks

    Date: 2013-10-16 07:47:42 GMT - Iran - World - SN:15 - ID:340148

    Iran/Nuclear Iraq, six world powers hold third session of nuclear talks TEHRAN, Oct 16 (MENA) - Iran and Group 5+1 comprising US, Russia, Britain, China, France plus Germany, started on Wednesday the third session of their talks on the Iranian ....

  • Death toll in Philippines quake approaches 100

    Date: 2013-10-16 06:53:44 GMT - Philippines - World - SN:10 - ID:340066

    Philippines/Quake Death toll in Philippines quake approaches 100 MANILA, Oct 16 (MENA) - The number of dead is now approaching one hundred in the Philippines earthquake, which hit three popular tourist islands early on Tuesday morning, ....

  • US urges probe into Sudan deaths of UN peacekeepers

    Date: 2013-10-16 05:34:16 GMT - USA - World - SN:1 - ID:340038

    US/Darfur US urges probe into Sudan deaths of UN peacekeepers WASHINGTON, Oct 16 (MENA) - The United States on Tuesday called on Sudan to investigate the killings of three UN peacekeepers in an ambush in the troubled western Darfur ....

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