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Hamas and PLO announce reconciliation agreement in Middle East

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Hamas and PLO announce reconciliation agreement in Middle East

Ramallah, 24 April-2014(IANS/Reuters): The Gaza-based Islamist group Hamas and President Mahmoud Abbas’s Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) agreed on Wednesday to a unity pact, both sides announced in a joint news conference. Hamas and PLO announce reconciliation agreement in Middle East Senior Fatah official Azzam Al-Ahmed (L), head of the Hamas government Ismail Haniyeh (C) and […]

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Chinese Government relaunches rail link with Europe

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Chinese Government relaunches rail link with Europe

Beijing, 24 April-2014 (IANS) A freight train Wednesday began its journey from central China’s Wuhan city to Poland’s Lodz, restarting the Wuhan-Xijiang-Europe rail route after it was suspended for technical reasons. Chinese Government relaunches rail link with Europe Its 15-day journey will pass along the Silk Road economic belt through major cities in central and […]

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60 killed in Democratic Republic of Congo from train accident

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60 killed in Democratic Republic of Congo from train accident

Kinshasa 24 April-2014(IANS): At least 60 people were killed and some 60 others wounded when a train derailed in the southeast region of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DR Congo), authorities said Wednesday. 60 killed in Democratic Republic of Congo from train accident The accident occurred Tuesday when the train was turning around a bend […]

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Mahmoud Abbas sets new conditions to extend peace talks with Israel

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Mahmoud Abbas sets new conditions to extend peace talks with Israel

Ramallah,23 April-2014 (Xinhua: Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas said on Tuesday that he will accept to extend the peace talks with Israel if the latter releases the final group of Palestinian prisoners and freezes settlement construction. Mahmoud Abbas sets new conditions to extend peace talks with Israel Abbas added that if Israel believes in the two-state […]

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Ukraine on alert after politician killed by Pro Russian Revels

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Ukraine on alert after politician killed by Pro Russian Revels

Kiev, 23 April-2014(BBC): Ukraine’s acting president Oleksandr Turchynov has ordered relaunching military operations against pro-Russian militants in the east after two people, one a local politician, were “tortured to death”. Ukraine on alert after politician killed by Pro Russian Revels US Vice President Joe Biden (R) greets members of the Ukrainian parliament during a meeting […]

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Nearly 150 Japanese lawmakers visit controversial war shrine

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Nearly 150 Japanese lawmakers visit controversial war shrine

World, April 22, AFP: A group of nearly 150 Japanese lawmakers visited the controversial Yasukuni war shrine today, a move that could further worsen ties with Asian neighbours, on the eve of US President Barack Obama’s arrival. Nearly 150 Japanese lawmakers visit controversial war shrine A total of 146 lawmakers from both houses of parliament made […]

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MH370:Robotic submarine searches two-thirds of underwater area

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MH370:Robotic submarine searches two-thirds of underwater area

A robotic mini-submarine deployed to unprecedented depths underwater to hunt for the crashed Malaysian airliner has searched nearly two-thirds of the focused area of the Indian Ocean floor, as it ended its eighth mission today with still no sign of any wreckage of the plane. MH370: Robotic submarine searches two-thirds of underwater area Autonomous underwater […]

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Saudi Arabia Prepares To Build the World’s Tallest Building by Bin Laden Group

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Saudi Arabia Prepares To Build the World’s Tallest Building by Bin Laden Group

Riyadh,20 April-2014,Adam Chandler (TheWired):  Construction on Saudi Arabia’s Kingdom Tower, which will be one whopping, expense kilometer tall, is set to commence next week, according to local reports. Saudi Arabia Prepares To Build the World’s Tallest Building by Bin Laden Group Image source: Twitter The Kingdom tower will measure 3,280 feet when completed, which stretches 568 feet […]

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Senior Pak Journalist Hamid Mir Shot at in Karachi

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Senior Pak Journalist Hamid Mir Shot at in Karachi

Karachi, 19 April-2014(GeoTv): Senior Pakistani journalist Hamid Mir was shot in Karachi in Pakistan on Saturday evening as per reports from Geo TV. Senior Pak Journalist Hamid Mir Shot at in Karachi Unknown armed men ambushed the Geo TV Executive Editor’s vehicle at Natha Khan bridge. Mir received bullet injuries and has now been shifted […]

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6.9-quake hits off PNG's Bougainville: USGS

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6.9-quake hits off PNG's Bougainville: USGS

World, April 19, (IANS): A strong 6.9-magnitude earthquake struck off Papua New Guinea’s Bougainville Island today but there was no risk of a widespread tsunami, seismologists said. 6.9-quake hits off PNG’s Bougainville: USGS The quake hit at 0104 GMT and was centred 62 Km southwest of the town of Panguna on Bougainville at a depth of […]

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