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Hillary Clinton spends $18m, hires hundreds

Posted by on 17/07/2015
Filed under America, World

Hillary Clinton spends $18m, hires hundreds

Hillary Clinton spends $18m, hires hundreds

WASHINGTON: Hillary Rodham Clinton spent more than $18 million hiring hundreds of employees in the first three months of her presidential campaign, creating a national operation that vastly outpaces her rivals in both parties. She has the money for it, having raised more than $46 million for the Democratic primary contest. Since announcing her White […]

Pakistan summons Indian envoy after ‘spy drone’ shot down – Five killed in cross-border shelling

Posted by on 17/07/2015
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Pakistan summons Indian envoy after ‘spy drone’ shot down – Five killed in cross-border shelling

Pakistan summons Indian envoy after ‘spy drone’ shot down – Five killed in cross-border shelling

China says foreigners held over ‘terrorist’ materials

Posted by on 17/07/2015
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China says foreigners held over ‘terrorist’ materials

China says foreigners held over ‘terrorist’ materials

BEIJING: A Chinese official said yesterday that a group of foreigners had been detained for distributing “terrorist” materials after a South African charity said nine were being held. Gift of the Givers, a humanitarian relief organisation based in South Africa, said five of the detainees were South Africans, three British and one Indian. They were […]

Muslim scholars use Ramadan to push for an Islamic renewal

Posted by on 17/07/2015
Filed under Lifestyle, Middle East, Top Stories, World

Muslim scholars use Ramadan to push for an Islamic renewal

Muslim scholars use Ramadan to push for an Islamic renewal

Saudi triggers potential fuel price war

Posted by on 17/07/2015
Filed under Business, Middle East, World

Saudi triggers potential fuel price war

Saudi triggers potential fuel price war

SINGAPORE: The world’s top crude oil exporter Saudi Arabia has turned itself into a major power of refined fuels, offering customers millions of barrels of diesel and potentially triggering a price war with Asian competitors as its exports feed into a glut. Saudi Arabia, a leading member in the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC), […]

Iranians prepare for life after sanctions

Posted by on 17/07/2015
Filed under Business, Middle East, Top Stories, World

Iranians prepare for life after sanctions

Iranians prepare for life after sanctions

Arabs worry nuke deal will boost Iran’s power – Wariness, caution, skepticism in Arab world

Posted by on 15/07/2015
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Arabs worry nuke deal will boost Iran’s power – Wariness, caution, skepticism in Arab world

Arabs worry nuke deal will boost Iran’s power – Wariness, caution, skepticism in Arab world

Saudi-backed forces take Aden port from Houthis

Posted by on 15/07/2015
Filed under Middle East, World

Saudi-backed forces take Aden port from Houthis

Saudi-backed forces take Aden port from Houthis

ADEN: Saudi-backed Yemeni militiamen captured Aden’s main port and a neighbouring district yesterday, a big prize in their battle to drive Houthi forces from the southern city, residents and fighters said. Coming a day after the fighters wrested the city’s airport and another district from the Houthis, the advance has dealt the biggest setback yet […]

Video shows Guzman’s daring shower escape – Prosecutors formally detain 22 prison officials

Posted by on 15/07/2015
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Video shows Guzman’s daring shower escape – Prosecutors formally detain 22 prison officials

Video shows Guzman’s daring shower escape – Prosecutors formally detain 22 prison officials

India’s ‘living dead’ fight for resurrection

Posted by on 15/07/2015
Filed under Subcontinent, Top Stories, World

India’s ‘living dead’ fight for resurrection

India’s ‘living dead’ fight for resurrection

Liberia announces second Ebola death as new outbreak spreads – Two new trials of vaccines begin in Europe, Africa

Posted by on 15/07/2015
Filed under Africa, Health & Science, Top Stories, World

Liberia announces second Ebola death as new outbreak spreads – Two new trials of vaccines begin in Europe, Africa

Liberia announces second Ebola death as new outbreak spreads – Two new trials of vaccines begin in Europe, Africa

Robots do check-in, check-out at cost-cutting Japan hotel

Posted by on 15/07/2015
Filed under Asia, Technology, Top Stories, World

Robots do check-in, check-out at cost-cutting Japan hotel

Robots do check-in, check-out at cost-cutting Japan hotel