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  • Quake hits northwest China; 54 dead

    Date: 2013-07-22 11:40:58 GMT - China - World - SN:35 - ID:210643

    China/Earthquake Quake hits northwest China; 54 dead BEIJING, July 22 (MENA) - Rescue teams are scrambling to reach the site of a strong and shallow earthquake in northwest China that has killed at least 54 people, CNN reported, quoting ....

  • Kate Middleton admitted to hospital in early stages of labor

    Date: 2013-07-22 11:18:08 GMT - United Kingdom - World - SN:27 - ID:210651

    Britain/Royalty Kate Middleton admitted to hospital in early stages of labor LONDON, July 22 (MENA) - After many weeks of waiting, the royal baby is on the way as Kensington Palace officials confirmed Monday morning that Kate Middleton, ....

  • Koreas begin 5th round of talks on Kaesong park normalization

    Date: 2013-07-22 10:58:15 GMT - south korea - World - SN:25 - ID:210471

    Koreas/Talks Koreas begin 5th round of talks on Kaesong park normalization SEOUL, July 22 (MENA) - South and North Korea resumed talks on Monday aimed at reviving a suspended joint factory park in the communist country, with neither side ....

  • Landing accident disrupts superjet test flight in Iceland

    Date: 2013-07-21 23:05:03 GMT - Russia - World - SN:104 - ID:210255

    Russia/Plane Landing accident disrupts superjet test flight in Iceland MOSCOW, July 21 (MENA) - A Russian-made Sukhoi Superjet 100 made a belly landing in Iceland while performing a test flight on Sunday, RIA Novosti quoted officials as ....

  • Discotheque blast kills 1, injures 20 in Colombia: police

    Date: 2013-07-21 22:51:30 GMT - Colombia - World - SN:102 - ID:210240

    Colombia/Blast Discotheque blast kills 1, injures 20 in Colombia: police BOGOTA, July 21 (MENA) - An explosive detonated in a discotheque in northeastern Colombia early Sunday, killing at least one person and injuring 20, authorities ....

  • Turkish FM discusses with Ashton Egypt situation

    Date: 2013-07-21 20:25:03 GMT - Turkey - World - SN:82 - ID:209890

    Turkey/EU/Egypt Turkish FM discusses with Ashton Egypt situation ANKARA, July 21 (MENA) - Minister of Foreign Affairs of Turkey Ahmet Davutoğlu discussed by phone on Sunday with European Union foreign policy chief Catherine Ashton the ....

  • 6.9 magnitude earthquake strikes off New Zealand coast

    Date: 2013-07-21 10:21:11 GMT - New Zealand - World - SN:17 - ID:209133

    New Zealand/Quake 6.9 magnitude earthquake strikes off New Zealand coast WELLINGTON, July 21 (MENA) - A 6.9 magnitude earthquake struck off the coast of New Zealand on Sunday, ABC news reported quoting the U.S. Geological Survey. ....

  • N.K. warns of 'catastrophe' from S. Korea-U.S. military drill

    Date: 2013-07-21 10:17:13 GMT - south korea - World - SN:14 - ID:209101

    Koreas/Warning N.K. warns of 'catastrophe' from S. Korea-U.S. military drill SEOUL, July 21 (MENA) - North Korea warned Sunday of a "catastrophe" if South Korea and the United States push ahead with their annual military drill next ....

  • Obama, wife release statement praising Thomas for her work

    Date: 2013-07-21 08:52:26 GMT - USA - World - SN:4 - ID:209045

    US/Obama Obama, wife release statement praising Thomas for her work WASHINGTON, July 21 (MENA) - US President Barak Obama and his wife Michelle released a statement praising veteran journalist Helen Thomas for her work, ABC News reported ....

  • Veteran White House journalist Helen Thomas dies, aged 92

    Date: 2013-07-21 08:41:31 GMT - USA - World - SN:3 - ID:209037

    US/Press Veteran White House journalist Helen Thomas dies, aged 92 WASHINGTON, July 21 (MENA) - Former White House correspondent Helen Thomas has died at the age of 92 after a long illness, ABC News reported Sunday. Thomas gained ....

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