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Daily Maverick
Obama wins internal political battle over presidency-defining Iran dealThe other day, the writer participated in a seminar organised by the Africa Mid
Obama wins internal political battle over presidency-defining Iran deal
Daily Maverick / Posted 3 hours ago
The other day, the writer participated in a seminar organised by the Africa Middle East Centre in Pretoria to discuss the accord between the P5+1 (China, France, Russia, the United Kingdom and the US, plus Germany) and Iran over Iran's nuclear plans,... Read more
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Surrey Advertiser
Social media used by sex offender to share indecent child imagesA child sex offender from Mytchett has been sentenced to five-and-a-half years
Social media used by sex offender to share indecent child images
Surrey Advertiser / Posted 13 hours ago
A child sex offender from Mytchett has been sentenced to five-and-a-half years in prison after he contacted a girl in America and was found to have tried to get youngsters to perform sexual activities for him via a webcam. Christopher Manley, 46, a... Read more
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iol.co.za
Ntaganda to address war crimes trialREUTERSCongolese militia leader Bosco Ntaganda sits in the courtroom of the ICC
Ntaganda to address war crimes trial
iol.co.za / Posted 13 hours ago
REUTERSCongolese militia leader Bosco Ntaganda sits in the courtroom of the ICC during the first day of his trial at the Hague in the Netherlands. Picture: Michael Kooren The Hague - Congolese warlord Bosco Ntaganda was on Thursday to address his... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Which offshore companies have bought land or buildings in your neighbourhood?An online map shows which properties have been bought by overseas companies. T
Which offshore companies have bought land or buildings in your neighbourhood?
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 14 hours ago
An online map shows which properties have been bought by overseas companies. The map, created by Private Eye magazine using Land Registry Data between 2005 and 2014, includes hundreds of properties across south London and north Surrey including: -... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Which offshore companies have bought land or buildings in your neighbourhood?An online map shows which properties have been bought by overseas companies. T
Which offshore companies have bought land or buildings in your neighbourhood?
Croydon Guardian / Posted 14 hours ago
An online map shows which properties have been bought by overseas companies. The map, created by Private Eye magazine using Land Registry Data between 2005 and 2014, includes hundreds of properties across south London and north Surrey including: -... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
Which offshore companies have bought land or buildings in your neighbourhood?An online map shows which properties have been bought by overseas companies. T
Which offshore companies have bought land or buildings in your neighbourhood?
Kingston Guardian / Posted 14 hours ago
An online map shows which properties have been bought by overseas companies. The map, created by Private Eye magazine using Land Registry Data between 2005 and 2014, includes hundreds of properties across south London and north Surrey including: -... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Warlord Ntaganda Pleads Not Guilty At Hague CourtFormer Congolese warlord Bosco Ntaganda on Wednesday pleaded not guilty to war
Warlord Ntaganda Pleads Not Guilty At Hague Court
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 hours ago
Former Congolese warlord Bosco Ntaganda on Wednesday pleaded not guilty to war crimes as his trial started at the International Criminal Court in The Hague. The 18 charges against the 41-year-old include murder, rape, recruiting children as soldiers... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Congolese war lord goes on trial for rape, pillage and murder | Irish Examiner Thursday, September 03, 2015 Congolese war lord Bosco Nta
Congolese war lord goes on trial for rape, pillage and murder
Irish Examiner / Posted yesterday
| Irish Examiner Thursday, September 03, 2015 Congolese war lord Bosco Ntaganda pleaded not guilty to crimes including the... Read more
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asianage
CIA’s warning led Pakistan to end Harkat supportPakistan backed away from supporting Harkat-ul-Ansar terror group which it used
CIA’s warning led Pakistan to end Harkat support
asianage / Posted yesterday
Pakistan backed away from supporting Harkat-ul-Ansar terror group which it used as a proxy against India in the late 90s fearing that its backing would land it on the US list of “State Sponsors of Terrorism”, according to recently declassified CIA... Read more
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asianage
CIA's warning led Pakistan to end Harkat supportPakistan backed away from supporting Harkat-ul-Ansar terror group which it used
CIA's warning led Pakistan to end Harkat support
asianage / Posted yesterday
Pakistan backed away from supporting Harkat-ul-Ansar terror group which it used as a proxy against India in the late 90s fearing that its backing would land it on the US list of “State Sponsors of Terrorism”, according to recently declassified CIA... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
'Terminator' denies DRC mass murderNicknamed "The Terminator", Ntaganda denied 18 charges of war crimes and crimes
'Terminator' denies DRC mass murder
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted yesterday
Nicknamed "The Terminator", Ntaganda denied 18 charges of war crimes and crimes against humanity as his trial opened in The Hague. Ntaganda, who surrendered to the court at the US embassy in Kigali in 2013 is accused of orchestrating hundreds of... Read more
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Daily Mail
Congo militia leader pleads 'Not guilty' as ICC trial opensThe Terminator goes on trial for war crimes: Congo warlord accused of raping an
Congo militia leader pleads 'Not guilty' as ICC trial opens
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
The Terminator goes on trial for war crimes: Congo warlord accused of raping and butchering hundreds of children finally faces justice Warlord Bosco Ntaganda was among the most wanted fugitives in Africa He is charged with war crimes at the... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Obama secures Iran victory as 34th senator endorses nuclear dealDemocrat Barbara Mikulski has become the 34th senator to support the Iran nucle
Obama secures Iran victory as 34th senator endorses nuclear deal
Guardian Unlimited / Posted yesterday
Democrat Barbara Mikulski has become the 34th senator to support the Iran nuclear deal, ensuring a landmark victory for the Obama administration’s efforts to prevent it being derailed. Mikulski’s support for the agreement means that Obama has enough... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Congo militia leader pleads 'Not guilty' as ICC trial opens Rwandan-born Bosco Ntaganda faces 18 charges of war crimes and crimes against
Congo militia leader pleads 'Not guilty' as ICC trial opens
Eye Witness News / Posted yesterday
Rwandan-born Bosco Ntaganda faces 18 charges of war crimes and crimes against humanity. Congolese warlord Bosco Ntaganda sits in the courtroom of the International Criminal Court (ICC)... Read more
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New Kerala
Delhi gears up for film fest with robots, droids and more Bringing a world of artificial intelligence and robots from the canvas of cin
Delhi gears up for film fest with robots, droids and more
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
Bringing a world of artificial intelligence and robots from the canvas of cinema, a three-day Artificial Intelligence Film Festival will be held here from September 17. The festival, being... Read more
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iol.co.za
Ntaganda pleads ‘not guilty’APBosco Ntaganda, a Congo militia leader known as The Terminator, waits for the
Ntaganda pleads ‘not guilty’
iol.co.za / Posted yesterday
APBosco Ntaganda, a Congo militia leader known as The Terminator, waits for the start of his trial at the ICC in The Hague, Netherlands. Picture: Michael Kooren/Pool Photo via AP The Hague - Congolese warlord Bosco Ntaganda pleaded “Not guilty” on... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Congo warlord 'The Terminator' pleads not guilty at ICC trialCongo militia leader Bosco Ntaganda pleads not guilty as ICC trial opens Congo
Congo warlord 'The Terminator' pleads not guilty at ICC trial
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted yesterday
Congo militia leader Bosco Ntaganda pleads not guilty as ICC trial opens Congolese warlord Bosco Ntaganda gave "orders to attack and kill" hundreds of victims in a campaign of terror that decimated the eastern Democratic Republic of Congo, according... Read more
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International Business Times
Who is Bosco Ntaganda – the man they call the 'Terminator' – and why is he on trial at the ICC? A former Congolese warlord and symbol of impunity, Bosco Ntaganda's long-awaite
Who is Bosco Ntaganda – the man they call the 'Terminator' – and why is he on trial at the ICC?
International Business Times / Posted yesterday
A former Congolese warlord and symbol of impunity, Bosco Ntaganda's long-awaited trial has finally opened at the International Criminal Court today (2 September). But who is the moustachioed figure commonly referred to as the "Terminator" and why is... Read more
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New Kerala
City gears up for film fest with robots, droids and more Bringing a world of artificial intelligence and robots from the canvas of cin
City gears up for film fest with robots, droids and more
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
Bringing a world of artificial intelligence and robots from the canvas of cinema, a three-day Artificial Intelligence Film Festival will be held here from September 17. The festival, being... Read more
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BBC News
DR Congo's Bosco Ntaganda pleads not guilty at ICC trial - BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Entertainment & Arts Video &
DR Congo's Bosco Ntaganda pleads not guilty at ICC trial
BBC News / Posted yesterday
- BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Entertainment & Arts Video & Audio Also in the News Special Reports The Reporters Have Your Say Latin America DR Congo's Bosco Ntaganda... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Congolese Warlord Bosco 'Terminator' Ntaganda On TrialFormer Congolese warlord Bosco "Terminator" Ntaganda is set to be tried before
Congolese Warlord Bosco 'Terminator' Ntaganda On Trial
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Former Congolese warlord Bosco "Terminator" Ntaganda is set to be tried before the International Criminal Court (ICC) for war crimes, including the rape of child soldiers within his own rebel force. The former leader of rebels in the Democratic... Read more
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International Business Times
DRC: 'Terminator' Bosco Ntaganda at ICC trial denies recruiting and raping child soldiersA former Congolese warlord is seeking to prove his innocence before the judges
DRC: 'Terminator' Bosco Ntaganda at ICC trial denies recruiting and raping child soldiers
International Business Times / Posted yesterday
A former Congolese warlord is seeking to prove his innocence before the judges of the International Criminal Court (ICC) at The Hague, Netherlands, where he is due to go on trial today (2 September) for war crimes. Former rebel leader Bosco Ntaganda... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
War crimes trial of Congolese rebel 'The Terminator' opensTHE HAGUE - The trial of former Congolese warlord Bosco Ntaganda opened at the
War crimes trial of Congolese rebel 'The Terminator' opens
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted yesterday
THE HAGUE - The trial of former Congolese warlord Bosco Ntaganda opened at the International Criminal Court on Wednesday, where the ex-rebel dubbed "The Terminator" faces 18 charges of war crimes and crimes against humanity. Ntaganda, who... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
300 Cops Quit Recce Unit Over Poor PayMore than 300 GSU Recce squad officers have quit the job in a year, citing poor
300 Cops Quit Recce Unit Over Poor Pay
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
More than 300 GSU Recce squad officers have quit the job in a year, citing poor pay and mistreatment by their seniors. Officers who spoke to the the Star on condition of anonymity said their bosses are using their positions to pocket allowances paid... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Congolese 'Terminator' warlord's ICC trial opensCongolese warlord Bosco Ntaganda sits in the courtroom of the International Cri
Congolese 'Terminator' warlord's ICC trial opens
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
Congolese warlord Bosco Ntaganda sits in the courtroom of the International Criminal Court (ICC) during the first day of his trial in the Hague. Photo / Getty Images The trial of former Congolese warlord Bosco Ntaganda opened at the International... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Grace Poe's personal files, US listing on citizenshipMANILA, Philippines — One of the senatorial candidates whom Sen. Grace Poe defe
Grace Poe's personal files, US listing on citizenship
Pilipino Star / Posted yesterday
MANILA, Philippines — One of the senatorial candidates whom Sen. Grace Poe defeated in 2013 questioned the validity of her office based on her citizenship and years of residency in the Philippines. Rizalito David filed a disqualification complaint... Read more
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iol.co.za
DRC warlord Ntaganda’s trial to openAFPA 2009 file picture shows rebel General Ntaganda Bosco escorted by comrades
DRC warlord Ntaganda’s trial to open
iol.co.za / Posted yesterday
AFPA 2009 file picture shows rebel General Ntaganda Bosco escorted by comrades at his mountain base in Kabati, 40km north west of the provincial capital Goma. Picture: Lionel Healing The Hague - Former Congolese warlord Bosco “Terminator” Ntaganda... Read more
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Aljazeera
Congolese warlord Bosco 'Terminator' Ntaganda on trialFormer Congolese warlord Bosco "Terminator" Ntaganda is set to be tried before
Congolese warlord Bosco 'Terminator' Ntaganda on trial
Aljazeera / Posted yesterday
Former Congolese warlord Bosco "Terminator" Ntaganda is set to be tried before the International Criminal Court (ICC) for war crimes, including the rape of child soldiers within his own rebel force. The former leader of rebels in the Democratic... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Congolese warlord 'keen to prove innocence at war crimes trial'THE HAGUE - Former Congolese warlord Bosco "Terminator" Ntaganda goes on trial
Congolese warlord 'keen to prove innocence at war crimes trial'
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted yesterday
THE HAGUE - Former Congolese warlord Bosco "Terminator" Ntaganda goes on trial Wednesday before the International Criminal Court for war crimes including the rape of child soldiers within his own rebel army. Bosco Ntaganda, pictured in 2009 at his... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Congolese warlord keen to prove innocence at war crimes trialThe former leader of rebels in the Democratic Republic of Congo, who turned him
Congolese warlord keen to prove innocence at war crimes trial
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted yesterday
The former leader of rebels in the Democratic Republic of Congo, who turned himself in 2013, will face 18 charges including the rape of child soldiers by his rebel army, when his highly-anticipated trial opens in The Hague-based court on... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Former Australian PM wanted Clinton sympathy shows email Published: 2 September 2015 1:32 PM Former Australian prime minister Kevin R
Former Australian PM wanted Clinton sympathy shows email
The Malaysian Insider / Posted yesterday
Published: 2 September 2015 1:32 PM Former Australian prime minister Kevin Rudd was disappointed that his request for sympathy and career advice from US presidential candidate Hillary Clinton... Read more
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The New Age
Former Australia PM Rudd wanted Clinton sympathy: emailsFormer Australian prime minister Kevin Rudd sought a sympathetic phone call fro
Former Australia PM Rudd wanted Clinton sympathy: emails
The New Age / Posted yesterday
Former Australian prime minister Kevin Rudd sought a sympathetic phone call from Hillary Clinton after being dumped as leader in 2010, but days later had not got one, a new batch of emails from the US presidential front runner shows. Rudd was... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Former Australia PM Rudd wanted Clinton sympathy, emails revealSYDNEY - Former Australian prime minister Kevin Rudd sought a sympathetic phone
Former Australia PM Rudd wanted Clinton sympathy, emails reveal
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted yesterday
SYDNEY - Former Australian prime minister Kevin Rudd sought a sympathetic phone call from Hillary Clinton after being dumped as leader in 2010, but days later had not got one, a new batch of emails from the US presidential front runner shows. Kevin... Read more
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The Standard
Cherie Blair lobbied Hillary Clinton on behalf of Qatar crown prince, emails revealBlair wrote in one email: “As you know I have good links to the Qataris.’’ In
Cherie Blair lobbied Hillary Clinton on behalf of Qatar crown prince, emails reveal
The Standard / Posted yesterday
Blair wrote in one email: “As you know I have good links to the Qataris.’’ In a 2010 email marked confidential, Blair sought to arrange a meeting between Clinton and Qatar’s young crown prince, Sheikh Tamim Bin Hamad Al Thani, The Guardian... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Congolese ‘Terminator’ warlord’s ICC trial to open Published: 2 September 2015 12:25 PM | Updated: 2 September 2015 12:32 PM Bo
Congolese ‘Terminator’ warlord’s ICC trial to open
The Malaysian Insider / Posted yesterday
Published: 2 September 2015 12:25 PM | Updated: 2 September 2015 12:32 PM Bosco Ntaganda, who turned himself in 2013 faces 18 charges of war crimes. – AFP pic, September 2, 2015.Former Congolese... Read more
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International Business Times
Iran: 'Death to America 2015' graffiti on wall of former US Embassy erasedIranian state media has reported that a handful of Iranian men have painted ove
Iran: 'Death to America 2015' graffiti on wall of former US Embassy erased
International Business Times / Posted yesterday
Iranian state media has reported that a handful of Iranian men have painted over anti-American graffiti on the wall of the former US Embassy in Tehran. Iran and several world powers reached a historic nuclear deal in July that may signal a thawing of... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Otto Pérez Molina loses presidential immunity in Guatemala congress voteGuatemala’s Congress has stripped President Otto Pérez Molina of his immunity f
Otto Pérez Molina loses presidential immunity in Guatemala congress vote
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 2 days ago
Guatemala’s Congress has stripped President Otto Pérez Molina of his immunity from prosecution, opening the way for a criminal investigation into his alleged leadership of a major customs corruption ring. Opposition deputies clapped and cheered as... Read more
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iol.co.za
Fruitless search for UCT student at seaTHE search for Nicholas Upton, the American student who went missing in the sur
Fruitless search for UCT student at sea
iol.co.za / Posted 2 days ago
THE search for Nicholas Upton, the American student who went missing in the surf while swimming at a lodge south of Coffee Bay, entered its second day yesterday. The 19-year-old UCT undergraduate is feared to have drowned after he got into... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Human wall shields Guatemala deputies debating stripping leader's immunityGuatemalan civilians who support the ousting of President Otto Pérez Molina hav
Human wall shields Guatemala deputies debating stripping leader's immunity
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 2 days ago
Guatemalan civilians who support the ousting of President Otto Pérez Molina have formed a wall of bodies to let lawmakers into Congress, protecting them from presidential loyalists trying to prevent a vote on withdrawing the leader’s immunity from... Read more
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asianage
China escape still haunts blind activistBlind and a prisoner in his own home, he escaped when a guard had a moment of i
China escape still haunts blind activist
asianage / Posted 2 days ago
Blind and a prisoner in his own home, he escaped when a guard had a moment of inattention, feeling for obstacles and scrambling over walls, breaking his foot and crawling away covered in blood to find help. This Hollywood-style escapade is the... Read more
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New Kerala
'Death to America' to remain on walls of US Embassy in Tehran The graffiti "Death to America" will remain on the walls of former US embassy
'Death to America' to remain on walls of US Embassy in Tehran
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
The graffiti "Death to America" will remain on the walls of former US embassy here, Iran's Basij Student Organisation announced on Tuesday, reported semi-official Fars news... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Cuba: nightclubs and nail bars on a Communist islandThe Berlin-style rave in a cave nightclub was very real, not something I had im
Cuba: nightclubs and nail bars on a Communist island
Daily Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
The Berlin-style rave in a cave nightclub was very real, not something I had imagined after too much Havana Club. But before long, such freeze-frames disappeared, along with the cigars, Buicks and mojitos. The Berlin-style rave was very real, not... Read more
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New Kerala
Graffiti to remain on former US embassy in Iran The "Death to America" graffiti will remain on the walls of former US Embassy
Graffiti to remain on former US embassy in Iran
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
The "Death to America" graffiti will remain on the walls of former US Embassy in the Iranian capital of Tehran, an organisation announced on Tuesday. "Basij Student Organisation announces this to the... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Hillary Clinton emails: Cherie Blair lobbied for Qatari crown princeNew emails released from Hillary Clinton’s private account show that Cherie Bla
Hillary Clinton emails: Cherie Blair lobbied for Qatari crown prince
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 2 days ago
New emails released from Hillary Clinton’s private account show that Cherie Blair lobbied the US secretary of state on behalf of the crown prince of Qatar, writing: “As you know I have good links to the Qataris.” Blair has previously denied she... 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 2 days 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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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Dolphins escape after nets cut in Japanese hunt Japanese police have launched a probe after nets on holding pens for dolphins
Dolphins escape after nets cut in Japanese hunt
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 2 days ago
Japanese police have launched a probe after nets on holding pens for dolphins in the coastal town of Taiji were cut during an annual hunt, possibly by foreign activists, a press report said on... Read more
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The Manila Times
USAID mission director conferred Order of SikatunaSeptember 1, 2015 8:05 pm Foreign Affairs Secretary Albert del Rosario, on beh
USAID mission director conferred Order of Sikatuna
The Manila Times / Posted 2 days ago
September 1, 2015 8:05 pm Foreign Affairs Secretary Albert del Rosario, on behalf of President Benigno Aquino 3rd, conferred the Order of Sikatuna with the rank of Maharlika to outgoing US Embassy... Read more
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BBC News
The grandeur of Tokyo's Hotel Okura in picturesThe story of one of Tokyo's grandest hotels came to a close on Monday as the Ok
The grandeur of Tokyo's Hotel Okura in pictures
BBC News / Posted 2 days ago
The story of one of Tokyo's grandest hotels came to a close on Monday as the Okura shut for renovation. Though its annex will remain in operation, its iconic main building will be torn down to make way for a new development. It has welcomed foreign... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Anti-Muslim Buddhist group moves toward Myanmar’s mainstream Published: 1 September 2015 11:53 AM | Updated: 1 September 2015 12:53 PM As
Anti-Muslim Buddhist group moves toward Myanmar’s mainstream
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 2 days ago
Published: 1 September 2015 11:53 AM | Updated: 1 September 2015 12:53 PM Ashin Tilawkar Biwonsa, 77, Ma Ba Tha's founder and chairman, talks during a meeting at Ma Ba Tha's head office... Read more
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asianage
Lights out for Tokyo's modernist masterpiece Hotel OkuraIt will close its doors to make way for a gleaming new hotel rebuilt in time fo
Lights out for Tokyo's modernist masterpiece Hotel Okura
asianage / Posted 3 days ago
It will close its doors to make way for a gleaming new hotel rebuilt in time for the... Tokyo: Tokyo's sixties-era modernist masterpiece Hotel Okura, which hosted foreign leaders, royalty, celebrities and even James Bond, turns off the lights... Read more
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