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‘Tel Aviv beach’ attracts police, protests in Paris

Posted by on 14/08/2015
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Indian court overturns Nestle noodle ban, orders new tests

Posted by on 14/08/2015
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18 migrants found hiding in truck on British motorway

Posted by on 10/08/2015
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18 migrants found hiding in truck on British motorway

Posted by on 09/08/2015
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18 migrants found hiding in truck on British motorway

18 migrants found hiding in truck on British motorway

LONDON: Eighteen migrants have been found stowing away in a lorry on a British motorway, police said yesterday. The migrants were found after the lorry was stopped Saturday by police on the M1 near Flamstead, north of London, 111 miles (178 kilometres) northwest of Folkestone, where Britain’s Eurotunnel cross-Channel terminal is located. The driver of […]

Shipwreck survivors grieve children swept from arms – Crossing was to start a new life in Europe

Posted by on 09/08/2015
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Shipwreck survivors grieve children swept from arms – Crossing was to start a new life in Europe

Shipwreck survivors grieve children swept from arms – Crossing was to start a new life in Europe

PALERMO: Their children slipped out of their grasp as the boat overturned and were lost to the waves. Now, traumatised parents brought to safety after a deadly Mediterranean shipwreck are being given psychological support in Sicily. The crossing was supposed to be the start of a new life in Europe, but at the Caritas-run “Saint […]

Kuwaiti pavilion visitors may reach 1 million: General Consul

Posted by on 07/08/2015
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Kuwaiti pavilion visitors may reach 1 million: General Consul

Kuwaiti pavilion visitors may reach 1 million: General Consul

MILAN: Kuwait’s General Consul in Milan Abdulnasser Boukhaddour has expressed satisfaction for the high turnout of visitors to the Kuwaiti pavilion at Expo Milan 2015 exhibition saying the figure may swell to one million in weeks. In a statement to KUNA, the General Consulate quoted him as expressing deep pleasure after number of people showing […]

Refugees cheer, pray, embrace strangers as they reach Greece

Posted by on 07/08/2015
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Refugees cheer, pray, embrace strangers as they reach Greece

Refugees cheer, pray, embrace strangers as they reach Greece

LESBOS: The man in a red and white checked shirt gingerly waded through the water holding an infant. Seconds after shrugging off a life jacket, Syrian refugee Mustafa Mohammad embraced the first person he met in Greece. A two-hour sea journey from the western shores of Turkey, this bamboo-fringed coastline on the northern Greek island […]

Survivors head to Sicily after new shipwreck ‘horror’ – Search for remaining survivors to continue

Posted by on 06/08/2015
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Survivors head to Sicily after new shipwreck ‘horror’ – Search for remaining survivors to continue

Survivors head to Sicily after new shipwreck ‘horror’ – Search for remaining survivors to continue

ROME: Survivors of a shipwreck off the coast of Libya in which some 200 migrants were feared drowned were being brought to safety in Sicily yesterday. Their fishing boat, believed to have been carrying over 600 people, ran into difficulty about 15 nautical miles off Libya on Wednesday and overturned when rescuers neared, after frantic […]

Nuclear peace: Mankind’s most dangerous bluff?

Posted by on 06/08/2015
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Nuclear peace: Mankind’s most dangerous bluff?

Nuclear peace: Mankind’s most dangerous bluff?

PARIS: In the nervous aftermath of the Hiroshima bombing 70 years ago, citizens spent decades on alert for a nuclear war that would wipe out billions in a radioactive firestorm and render Earth uninhabitable. Yet the apocalypse never came. Instead an unprecedented period of peace took hold between nuclear-armed global powers aware that a wrong […]

Migrant boat capsizes, at least 25 dead – Hundreds feared drowned off Libya

Posted by on 05/08/2015
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Migrant boat capsizes, at least 25 dead – Hundreds feared drowned off Libya

Migrant boat capsizes, at least 25 dead – Hundreds feared drowned off Libya

ROME: Hundreds of migrants attempting the perilous journey across the Mediterranean were feared to have drowned yesterday after their overcrowded fishing boat capsized off Libya. The boat ran into difficulty some 15 nautical miles off Libya and sent out a distress call, which was picked up by the coastguard in Sicily. Two vessels-the Doctors Without […]

Mafia’s sheep code cracked, godfather’s goons arrested

Posted by on 04/08/2015
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Britain and France vows to end migrant disaster

Posted by on 03/08/2015
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