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The Hindu
Mired in row, GSAT-6 finally goes up in spaceThe Antrix-Devas controversy has dented ISRO’s image GSAT-6 or INSAT-4E was co
Mired in row, GSAT-6 finally goes up in space
The Hindu / Posted 15 minutes ago
The Antrix-Devas controversy has dented ISRO’s image GSAT-6 or INSAT-4E was conceived around 2004 as a pure-play infotainment satellite. Its multimedia applications were to be for popular use and driven by a private operator. This is also the... Read more
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International Business Times
DRC: 'The Terminator' faces international justice as trial opens on 2 SeptemberFaced with 13 counts of war crimes and five counts of crimes against humanity,
DRC: 'The Terminator' faces international justice as trial opens on 2 September
International Business Times / Posted 46 minutes ago
Faced with 13 counts of war crimes and five counts of crimes against humanity, the long-awaited trial of former Congolese warlord Bosco Ntaganda – infamously known as the Terminator for his ability to kill with ease – opens at the International... Read more
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DutchNews.nl
The Netherlands organises two climate conferencesThe Netherlands is currently organising two climate conferences, foreign minist
The Netherlands organises two climate conferences
DutchNews.nl / Posted an hour ago
The Netherlands is currently organising two climate conferences, foreign minister Bert Koenders announced on the opening day of the ‘Glacier’ environmental meeting in Alaska on Tuesday. The first will take place in The Hague in November and the... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
China welcomes 'old friend' Omar Bashir(Shiraaz Mohamed, AP) Beijing - Chinese President Xi Jinping welcomed Sudan's
China welcomes 'old friend' Omar Bashir
News 24 South Africa / Posted 2 hours ago
(Shiraaz Mohamed, AP) Beijing - Chinese President Xi Jinping welcomed Sudan's President Omar Hassan al-Bashir, an accused war criminal, as an "old friend" on Tuesday, as China's foreign ministry defended his invite to a military parade to mark the... Read more
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iol.co.za
China welcomes ‘old friend’ BashirEPASudanese President Omar al-Bashir, left, and Chinese President Xi Jinping sh
China welcomes ‘old friend’ Bashir
iol.co.za / Posted 2 hours ago
EPASudanese President Omar al-Bashir, left, and Chinese President Xi Jinping shake hands during a signing ceremony at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing. Picture: Parker Song / Pool Beijing - Chinese President Xi Jinping welcomed Sudan's... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Dutch govt to appeal court ruling on gasesThe Dutch government says it will appeal against a court ruling ordering it to
Dutch govt to appeal court ruling on gases
Sky News Australia / Posted 3 hours ago
The Dutch government says it will appeal against a court ruling ordering it to slash greenhouse gases across the country by 25 per cent by 2020. The June judgment had been hailed as a 'milestone' by climate experts after 900 Dutch citizens went to... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
China welcomes Sudan's war crime-accused leader as 'old friend'BEIJING: Chinese President Xi Jinping welcomed Sudan's President Omar Hassan al
China welcomes Sudan's war crime-accused leader as 'old friend'
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 hours ago
BEIJING: Chinese President Xi Jinping welcomed Sudan's President Omar Hassan al-Bashir, an accused war criminal, as an "old friend" on Tuesday, as China's foreign ministry defended his invite to a military parade to mark the end of World War... Read more
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The Star
China welcomes Sudan's war crime-accused leader as 'old friend'BEIJING (Reuters) - Chinese President Xi Jinping welcomed Sudan's President Oma
China welcomes Sudan's war crime-accused leader as 'old friend'
The Star / Posted 3 hours ago
BEIJING (Reuters) - Chinese President Xi Jinping welcomed Sudan's President Omar Hassan al-Bashir, an accused war criminal, as an "old friend" on Tuesday, as China's foreign ministry defended his invite to a military parade to mark the end of World... Read more
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EuroNews
US recognises its role in creating ‘climate change’US President Barack Obama told a meeting for foreign ministers in Alaska that w
US recognises its role in creating ‘climate change’
EuroNews / Posted 4 hours ago
US President Barack Obama told a meeting for foreign ministers in Alaska that world leaders must agree to cut carbon emissions at a UN summit planned for December in Paris. Obama said the Alaska had “some of the swiftest shoreline erosion rates in... Read more
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DutchNews.nl
Dutch secret service breaks phone taps law againThe Dutch secret service AIVD continues to break the law by eavesdropping on la
Dutch secret service breaks phone taps law again
DutchNews.nl / Posted 5 hours ago
The Dutch secret service AIVD continues to break the law by eavesdropping on lawyers without a permit, the Telegraaf reports on Tuesday. The latest case came to light in a briefing to parliament from home affairs minister Ronald Plasterk. In it he... Read more
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DutchNews.nl
Dutch state to appeal against climate ruling, CO2 emissions fallThe Dutch government is to appeal against a landmark court ruling which ordered
Dutch state to appeal against climate ruling, CO2 emissions fall
DutchNews.nl / Posted 6 hours ago
The Dutch government is to appeal against a landmark court ruling which ordered it to do more to reduce CO2 emissions. In June, judges in The Hague ruled the Dutch government must reduce greenhouse gas emissions by at least 25% by 2020 compared with... Read more
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Times of Malta
Adoption of Bulgarian children at standstill as paperwork rejectedThe adoption of children from Bulgaria is at a standstill because of the Maltes
Adoption of Bulgarian children at standstill as paperwork rejected
Times of Malta / Posted 7 hours ago
The adoption of children from Bulgaria is at a standstill because of the Maltese authorities’ refusal to acknowledge Bulgarian medical certificates, adoption agencies have complained. The issue has complicated matters for prospective adoptive... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Rift Valley Plans Major ICC MeetingRift Valley political leaders are planning a major meeting to discus the ICC ca
Rift Valley Plans Major ICC Meeting
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 hours ago
Rift Valley political leaders are planning a major meeting to discus the ICC case against Deputy President William Ruto. The meeting will make a decision on whether Ruto should stop cooperating with the ICC. The region's leaders are also planning... Read more
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Naked Capitalism
00PM Water Cooler“Situating Sanders’s leftism in the proper historical frame is key to understan
00PM Water Cooler
Naked Capitalism / Posted 20 hours ago
“Situating Sanders’s leftism in the proper historical frame is key to understanding the myopia that shapes some Black Lives Matter activists’ criticism of him. The Sanders program—Medicare for all, a living wage, the right to collective bargaining,... Read more
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The Manila Times
Estrada attending China paradeSeptember 1, 2015 12:11 am Deposed president and now Manila Mayor Joseph Estra
Estrada attending China parade
The Manila Times / Posted 21 hours ago
September 1, 2015 12:11 am Deposed president and now Manila Mayor Joseph Estrada will attend China’s huge military parade this week marking Japan’s defeat in the Second World War despite territorial tensions between... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Why Amateur, Half-Baked Political Strategies Are the Most DangerousSIASA correspondent CT Muga's essay last weekend headlined "The road to 2017: W
Why Amateur, Half-Baked Political Strategies Are the Most Dangerous
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 hours ago
SIASA correspondent CT Muga's essay last weekend headlined "The road to 2017: Why Raila must proclaim the 'Third Liberation' espouses the most dangerous political ideas in Kenya in the 21st century. The observation that because Kenya's first four... Read more
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Business Wire
Annual Conference for Senior Trade Mark & Design Administrators Seminar (London, UK - September 24-25, 2015)Topics To Be Covered WIPO - International registration of trade marks and desi
Annual Conference for Senior Trade Mark & Design Administrators Seminar (London, UK - September 24-25, 2015)
Business Wire / Posted 23 hours ago
Topics To Be Covered WIPO - International registration of trade marks and designs: the Madrid and the Hague systems - Overview of the Madrid system - Web-based user tools - Overview of the Hague system - The road ahead for the Madrid and the... Read more
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The Manila Times
Erap to attend WWII memorial in ChinaAugust 31, 2015 8:58 pm MANILA Mayor Joseph Ejercito Estrada on Monday flew to
Erap to attend WWII memorial in China
The Manila Times / Posted yesterday
August 31, 2015 8:58 pm MANILA Mayor Joseph Ejercito Estrada on Monday flew to Beijing, China to attend a military parade marking Japan’s defeat in World War II. “Manila is a sister city of Beijing, so he was... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Punish UNRA 'Thugs' Severely, Sebutinde Tells ProbeKampala — Culprits implicated in diverting and abusing public funds in the ongo
Punish UNRA 'Thugs' Severely, Sebutinde Tells Probe
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Kampala — Culprits implicated in diverting and abusing public funds in the ongoing Uganda National Roads Authority (UNRA) probe, must be punished and ordered to refund the stolen money, Justice Julia Sebutinde has said. "My colleague, Lady Justice... Read more
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The Huffington Post
'Sexist' Tweet About Amal Clooney Prompts Outrage OnlineShe’s a renowned human rights lawyer whose clients have included Wikileaks foun
'Sexist' Tweet About Amal Clooney Prompts Outrage Online
The Huffington Post / Posted yesterday
She’s a renowned human rights lawyer whose clients have included Wikileaks founder Julian Assange, former Ukrainian Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko and the state of Cambodia. She’s been appointed to several United Nations commissions, and has spent... Read more
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ABS-CBNNEWS.com
Erap to attend WWII parade in ChinaMANILA - Former Philippine president Joseph Estrada will attend China's huge mi
Erap to attend WWII parade in China
ABS-CBNNEWS.com / Posted yesterday
MANILA - Former Philippine president Joseph Estrada will attend China's huge military parade this week marking Japan's defeat in World War II despite the territorial tensions between Manila and Beijing, his spokesman said Monday. However the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The Road to 2017 - Hurdles Musalia Mudavadi Must OvercomeWycliffe Musalia Mudavadi is getting ready to take a second stab at the Preside
The Road to 2017 - Hurdles Musalia Mudavadi Must Overcome
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Wycliffe Musalia Mudavadi is getting ready to take a second stab at the Presidency come 2017. In the last election, the country's shortest serving Vice President and former Deputy Prime Minister emerged a distant third after the eventual winner Uhuru... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
ICC Warns MPs as State Moves to 'Save' RutoBy Felix Olick and Felix Kipkemoi A senior judge in the ICC case against Deput
ICC Warns MPs as State Moves to 'Save' Ruto
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
By Felix Olick and Felix Kipkemoi A senior judge in the ICC case against Deputy President William Ruto has accused Kenyan MPs and the Jubilee administration of a campaign to sabotage the trials. The warning by Presiding Judge Chile Eboe-Osuji came... Read more
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Coconuts Manila
Erap to attend China WWII parade marking Japan's defeatHowever the disgraced ex-leader will attend in his capacity as mayor of Manila
Erap to attend China WWII parade marking Japan's defeat
Coconuts Manila / Posted yesterday
However the disgraced ex-leader will attend in his capacity as mayor of Manila and not as a representative of the national government, said his media affairs chief Diego Cagahastian. "He will be going as an invited guest. Manila is the sister city... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
ICC the Greatest Threat to Ideals of 2010 ConstitutionFive years after Kenya promulgated its new constitution on August 27, 2010, the
ICC the Greatest Threat to Ideals of 2010 Constitution
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Five years after Kenya promulgated its new constitution on August 27, 2010, the Hague-based International Criminal Court (ICC) continues to haunt the country. Discernibly, the ICC is potentially a greater and more ominous threat to Kenya's... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
William Ruto Told to Boycott ICC Over RulingBy George Sayagie and Timothy Kemei Five Jubilee legislators have asked Deputy
William Ruto Told to Boycott ICC Over Ruling
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
By George Sayagie and Timothy Kemei Five Jubilee legislators have asked Deputy President William Ruto to boycott hearing of the case against him at the International Criminal Court (ICC) at The Hague. The MPs claimed that the court had become... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Author Provides Insights Into Country's CultureAre Rwandan cultural values slowly fading away with the growing globalisation a
Author Provides Insights Into Country's Culture
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Are Rwandan cultural values slowly fading away with the growing globalisation and foreign influence? Whose job is it to preserve whatever is left of it? For one Joy Nzamwita Uwanziga, a Rwandan author based in the Netherlands, Rwandan aouthors have... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Estrada to attend World War II parade in BeijingFormer President Joseph Estrada will attend China’s huge military parade this w
Estrada to attend World War II parade in Beijing
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
Former President Joseph Estrada will attend China’s huge military parade this week marking Japan’s defeat in World War II despite the territorial tensions between Manila and Beijing, his spokesman said Monday. However the disgraced ex-leader will... Read more
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Rappler
Erap to attend China WWII paradeGOING TO CHINA. Manila Mayor Joseph Estrada in a file photo. File photo/Rappler
Erap to attend China WWII parade
Rappler / Posted yesterday
GOING TO CHINA. Manila Mayor Joseph Estrada in a file photo. File photo/Rappler MANILA, Philippines – Former Philippine president Joseph Estrada will attend China's huge military parade this week marking Japan's defeat in World War II despite the... Read more
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The New Age
Bashir to visit ChinaSudanese President Omar Hassan al-Bashir is expected to travel to China for a f
Bashir to visit China
The New Age / Posted yesterday
Sudanese President Omar Hassan al-Bashir is expected to travel to China for a four-day visit, defying an international warrant for his arrest. The Hague-based International Criminal Court issued arrest warrants for Bashir in 2009 and 2010, accusing... Read more
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The New Age
Ex-Philippine president Estrada to attend China WWII paradeFormer Philippine president Joseph Estrada will attend China's huge military pa
Ex-Philippine president Estrada to attend China WWII parade
The New Age / Posted yesterday
Former Philippine president Joseph Estrada will attend China's huge military parade this week marking Japan's defeat in World War II despite the territorial tensions between Manila and Beijing, his spokesman said Monday. However the disgraced... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
ICC trial of Congolese 'Terminator' warlord to startTHE HAGUE - Former Congolese warlord Bosco Ntaganda, nicknamed "The Terminator"
ICC trial of Congolese 'Terminator' warlord to start
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted yesterday
THE HAGUE - Former Congolese warlord Bosco Ntaganda, nicknamed "The Terminator", goes on trial before the International Criminal Court Wednesday, accused of war crimes including the rape of child soldiers by his own rebel army. Ntaganda Bosco, shown... Read more
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ABS-CBNNEWS.com
Sudan's Bashir to visit China despite international arrest warrantKHARTOUM - Sudanese President Omar Hassan al-Bashir is expected to travel to Ch
Sudan's Bashir to visit China despite international arrest warrant
ABS-CBNNEWS.com / Posted yesterday
KHARTOUM - Sudanese President Omar Hassan al-Bashir is expected to travel to China on Monday for a four-day visit, the foreign ministry said, defying an international warrant for his arrest. The Hague-based International Criminal Court (ICC) issued... Read more
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The Star
Sudan's Bashir to visit China despite international arrest warrantKHARTOUM (Reuters) - Sudanese President Omar Hassan al-Bashir is expected to tr
Sudan's Bashir to visit China despite international arrest warrant
The Star / Posted yesterday
KHARTOUM (Reuters) - Sudanese President Omar Hassan al-Bashir is expected to travel to China on Monday for a four-day visit, the foreign ministry said, defying an international warrant for his arrest. The Hague-based International Criminal Court... Read more
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Ghanaweb.com
Sudan's Bashir to visit China despite ICC warrantWorld News of Sunday, 30 August 2015 Omar Hassan al-Bashir in Khartoum in June
Sudan's Bashir to visit China despite ICC warrant
Ghanaweb.com / Posted yesterday
World News of Sunday, 30 August 2015 Omar Hassan al-Bashir in Khartoum in June. Photo: Reuters Sudanese President Omar Hassan al-Bashir is expected to travel to China on Monday for a four-day visit, the foreign ministry said, defying an... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Sudan's Bashir to visit China despite international arrest warrantKHARTOUM: Sudanese President Omar Hassan al-Bashir is expected to travel to Chi
Sudan's Bashir to visit China despite international arrest warrant
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
KHARTOUM: Sudanese President Omar Hassan al-Bashir is expected to travel to China on Monday for a four-day visit, the foreign ministry said, defying an international warrant for his arrest. The Hague-based International Criminal Court (ICC) issued... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
Sudan's Bashir to visit China despite international arrest warrantSudan's President Omar Hassan al-Bashir (front) welcomes Yemen's President Abd-
Sudan's Bashir to visit China despite international arrest warrant
Reuters UK Edition / Posted yesterday
Sudan's President Omar Hassan al-Bashir (front) welcomes Yemen's President Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi (not pictured) at Khartoum Airport August 29, 2015. KHARTOUM Sudanese President Omar Hassan al-Bashir is expected to travel to China on Monday for a... Read more
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Daily Record
Jeremy Corbyn: Keir Hardie's anti-war stance still resonates in the UK todayOn February 15, 2003, well over a million people marched through London to oppo
Jeremy Corbyn: Keir Hardie's anti-war stance still resonates in the UK today
Daily Record / Posted 2 days ago
On February 15, 2003, well over a million people marched through London to oppose the intended invasion of Iraq. It was the biggest ever demonstration in British history. Six hundred other demonstrations took place all around the world, on every... Read more
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Swissinfo
Turkish opposition leader says talks would secure Kurdish ceasefireBy Yoruk Bahceli and Thomas Escritt THE HAGUE (Reuters) - The joint leader of
Turkish opposition leader says talks would secure Kurdish ceasefire
Swissinfo / Posted 2 days ago
By Yoruk Bahceli and Thomas Escritt THE HAGUE (Reuters) - The joint leader of Turkey's opposition People's Democracy Party (HDP) said on Saturday he expected the militant Kurdish Workers' Party (PKK) to lay down its arms if Turkey resumed... Read more
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Daily Mail
Three journalists arrested in Turkey accused of 'working for ISIS''Unsubstantiated, outrageous and bizarre': Amnesty calls for release of three j
Three journalists arrested in Turkey accused of 'working for ISIS'
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
'Unsubstantiated, outrageous and bizarre': Amnesty calls for release of three journalists arrested in Turkey after they were accused of working for ISIS Two of the trio are British journalists, Jake Hanrahan and Philip Pendlebury Arrested in the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Turkish opposition leader says talks would secure Kurdish ceasefireTHE HAGUE: The joint leader of Turkey's opposition People's Democracy Party (HD
Turkish opposition leader says talks would secure Kurdish ceasefire
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
THE HAGUE: The joint leader of Turkey's opposition People's Democracy Party (HDP) said on Saturday he expected the militant Kurdish Workers' Party (PKK) to lay down its arms if Turkey resumed negotiations with the armed group. A process aimed at... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
Turkish opposition leader says talks would secure Kurdish ceasefireThe leader of Turkey's pro-Kurdish opposition Peoples' Democratic Party (HDP) S
Turkish opposition leader says talks would secure Kurdish ceasefire
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 2 days ago
The leader of Turkey's pro-Kurdish opposition Peoples' Democratic Party (HDP) Selahattin Demirtas answers a question during an interview with Reuters in Ankara, Turkey, July 30, 2015. THE HAGUE The joint leader of Turkey's opposition People's... Read more
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The Star
Turkish opposition leader says talks would secure Kurdish ceasefireTHE HAGUE (Reuters) - The joint leader of Turkey's opposition People's Democrac
Turkish opposition leader says talks would secure Kurdish ceasefire
The Star / Posted 2 days ago
THE HAGUE (Reuters) - The joint leader of Turkey's opposition People's Democracy Party (HDP) said on Saturday he expected the militant Kurdish Workers' Party (PKK) to lay down its arms if Turkey resumed negotiations with the armed group. A process... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Something rotten in the state as Beirut’s protesters lose their cool at governmentHussein Yousef’s tanned face betrayed little emotion, but his eyes were pained
Something rotten in the state as Beirut’s protesters lose their cool at government
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 2 days ago
Hussein Yousef’s tanned face betrayed little emotion, but his eyes were pained as he leaned on the concrete barriers in central Beirut’s Riad al-Solh square. The last time he saw his son, Mohammad, a Lebanese army soldier, was in a video 10 months... Read more
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Inquirier.net
UN brands Dutch ‘Black Pete’ a ‘vestige of slavery’THE HAGUE, Netherlands—The United Nations called a Dutch character who appears
UN brands Dutch ‘Black Pete’ a ‘vestige of slavery’
Inquirier.net / Posted 3 days ago
THE HAGUE, Netherlands—The United Nations called a Dutch character who appears in blackface every Christmas a “vestige of slavery” and said Friday that The Netherlands should begin overturning the popular tradition. But Prime Minister Mark Rutte... Read more
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iol.co.za
Call for end to ‘Black Pete’ stereotypesREUTERSSaint Nicholas (C) poses with his two assistants called "Zwarte Piet" (B
Call for end to ‘Black Pete’ stereotypes
iol.co.za / Posted 3 days ago
REUTERSSaint Nicholas (C) poses with his two assistants called "Zwarte Piet" (Black Pete) during a traditional parade in central Brussels. The Netherlands and Belgium are two countries that pride themselves on progressive laws and open societies, but... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Greek bail-out spadework must continue ahead of election - DijsselbloemTHE HAGUE: The head of the council of euro zone finance ministers said Greece's
Greek bail-out spadework must continue ahead of election - Dijsselbloem
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
THE HAGUE: The head of the council of euro zone finance ministers said Greece's interim government should continue preparing to meet its creditors' conditions for a bail-out during the run-up to the country's election so its successor wastes no... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Local man with a global addressFormer Dunedin man Dexter Krol, who works as a Shell executive at The Hague, wa
Local man with a global address
Otago Daily Times / Posted 3 days ago
Former Dunedin man Dexter Krol, who works as a Shell executive at The Hague, was back in Dunedin last week for his mother's funeral. PHOTO: LINDA ROBERTSON Shell executive Dexter Krol has lived offshore for 35 years but remains a staunch supporter... Read more
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Swissinfo
Greece's Syriza to win election but face setback, polls showBy Angeliki Koutantou and Renee Maltezou ATHENS (Reuters) - Former Greek Prime
Greece's Syriza to win election but face setback, polls show
Swissinfo / Posted 3 days ago
By Angeliki Koutantou and Renee Maltezou ATHENS (Reuters) - Former Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras' leftist Syriza will emerge as the biggest party in next month's election but without the majority it was hoping for, the first opinion polls... Read more
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Salon.com
Blind replaces Van Persie with Robben as Netherlands captainTHE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — Arjen Robben has been made captain of the Netherl
Blind replaces Van Persie with Robben as Netherlands captain
Salon.com / Posted 4 days ago
THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — Arjen Robben has been made captain of the Netherlands in Danny Blind’s first squad since taking over from Guus Hiddink as national coach, replacing striker Robin van Persie. Blind said Friday he needs a captain with... Read more
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