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  • newAustrian President-elect: Win averts Europe crisis
    Ask Alexander Van der Bellen what his victory in Austria's presidential polls means, and he will tell you frankly that he has averted a crisis.
    - 15 hours ago, 24 May 16, 6:14pm -
  • new4 lives lost in 4 days
    Three tourists and a Sherpa lost their lives in four days, a chilling reminder of the enormous challenges Everest poses, even to some of the world's most experienced climbers.
    - 15 hours ago, 24 May 16, 6:09pm -
  • newAfter Taliban assassination, where do Afghan peace talks stand?
    The White House, finally confirming the death of Mullah Akhtar Mohammad Mansour, announced Monday the Taliban "should seize the opportunity to pursue the only real path for ending this long conflict -- joining the Afghan government in a reconciliatio…
    - 15 hours ago, 24 May 16, 6:01pm -
  • newNomadic artist's treehouse giants take root in a British park
    As an artist whose methods have embraced sculpture, painting, architecture, and design, Not Vital has quietly been carving an extraordinary mark across the world.
    - 15 hours ago, 24 May 16, 5:59pm -
  • newDisappearing act? Artist JR hides the Louvre in plain sight
    The Louvre museum has invited French street artist, JR, to wrap their world-famous glass pyramid in one of his monumental anamorphic images.
    - 15 hours ago, 24 May 16, 5:56pm -
  • newThomas Becket relic comes to England
    A holy relic of the murdered saint Thomas Becket is to return to England for the first time in centuries as part of a pilgrimage tour.
    - 15 hours ago, 24 May 16, 5:55pm -
  • newWorld's oldest people meet modern world
    Caught between modernity and 20,000 years as hunter-gatherers, the San people sit at a crossroads. Podcast favorites: Blindsided: How ISIS Shook The World | Bernie gets the Axe | Guns in America
    - 15 hours ago, 24 May 16, 5:53pm -



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  • newEU referendum: Vote Leave calls IFS biased after it warns Brexit would prolong austerity - Politics live
    Rolling coverage of all the day’s political developments as they happen, including George Osborne and Angela Eagle at PMQs 9.54am BST The Treasury has (unsurprisingly) backed the IFS report. This morning a Treasury spokesman said:It’s a significa…
    - 7 mins ago, 25 May 16, 8:54am -
  • newSouth Korean court rejects film director’s same-sex marriage case
    Lawsuit brought by Kim Jho Gwang-So is first of its kind in country where same-sex marriage is not recognisedA lawsuit filed by a prominent gay film director and his partner seeking legal status for their same-sex marriage has been rejected by a Sout…
    - 12 mins ago, 25 May 16, 8:49am -
  • newElection 2016: David Feeney endures car-crash interview and blames house furore
    Labor frontbencher stumbles through appearance on Sky, failing to answer basic spending questions and suggesting interviewer ask shadow treasurerThe embattled Labor frontbencher, David Feeney, has struggled to outline Labor’s position on big-ticket…
    - 44 mins ago, 25 May 16, 8:17am -
  • newLuton woman killed during botched burglary
    Thirty-four-year-old care worker Saima Khan pronounced dead after beng found at home with neck woundsPolice are investigating the murder of a woman who was killed during a botched burglary at the family home in Luton, Bedfordshire.Saima Khan, a 34-ye…
    - 45 mins ago, 25 May 16, 8:16am -
  • newNeil Young permits Trump to Keep on Rockin'
    Young excuses Donald Trump’s use of Rockin’ in the Free World on campaign trail, saying: ‘Once the music goes out, everybody can use it’Neil Young – a confessed Bernie Sanders supporter – has approved Donald Trump’s use of his music on…
    - 54 mins ago, 25 May 16, 8:07am -
  • newRockefeller reaches 100 resilient cities target, but 'work is only just beginning'
    Washington and Seattle, Nairobi and Lagos, Manchester and Belfast are all included in the final list of member cities as 100RC programme reveals it has had more than 1,000 applications since 2013 Less than three years after its launch, the Rockefelle…
    - 1 hour ago, 25 May 16, 7:39am -
  • newUS act aimed at curbing impunity for murderers of journalists
    Law named after Sergei Magnitsky would enable the American government to impose sanctions against perpetrators of human rights abusesThe United States is on the verge of creating a law with the potential to curb one of the great injustices faced by j…
    - 1 hour ago, 25 May 16, 7:33am -

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Arab News

  • newCitizen returns with degree from US, run over next day
    Author: ARAB NEWSWed, 2016-05-25ID: 1464129738988435000HAIL: The man whose speeding car ran over a citizen in Hail soon after he had returned from the US with a master’s degree under the scholarship program has been arrested. It was a stolen car…
    - 7 hours ago, 25 May 16, 1:48am -
  • newSaudi women face difficulties starting businesses
    Author: SULTAN AL-SUGHAIRWed, 2016-05-25ID: 1464129722648425500DAMMAM: Several Saudi women have complained that they face a great deal of red tape and other difficulties starting up businesses.Nouf Al-Fal said that she faced several obstacles setti…
    - 7 hours ago, 25 May 16, 1:48am -
  • newPublic sector urged to help train youths during summer
    Author: MOHAMMED RASOOLDEENWed, 2016-05-25ID: 1464129722588424600RIYADH: Deputy Minister of Labor and Social Development Ahmed bin Saleh Al-Humaidan urged private sector companies to participate in summer training programs organized by its Human Re…
    - 7 hours ago, 25 May 16, 1:48am -
  • newThe great game in Mideast
    Author: Osama Al SharifWed, 2016-05-25ID: 1464130374378509300At least three major offensives are taking place, almost simultaneously, in both Iraq and Syria, and somehow there are all connected. On Monday Iraqi Prime Minister Haidar Al-Abadi announ…
    - 10 hours ago, 24 May 16, 10:53pm -
  • newRaqaa — the world capital of horror
    Author: Abdulrahman Al-RashedWed, 2016-05-25ID: 1464130374438509600Syria's Raqaa is not new to war. The Mongols occupied and destroyed it, and settled there until they were expelled. It is finally about to be liberated from Daesh, which has carried…
    - 10 hours ago, 24 May 16, 10:53pm -
  • newTime for India to stretch its wings
    Author: Mujobu MoyoWed, 2016-05-25ID: 1464130374498509900Imagine you are a parent with a large number of children and limited resources. Your oldest child is mature enough to move out of your home, but he does not want to. So he stays, consuming re…
    - 10 hours ago, 24 May 16, 10:53pm -
  • newIs this the end of Sykes-Picot?
    Author: Joschka FischerWed, 2016-05-25ID: 1464130368558506100On May 16, 1916, in the middle of WWI, Great Britain and France signed a secret pact in London. Officially known as the Asia Minor Agreement, the deal, negotiated by the diplomats Mark Sy…
    - 10 hours ago, 24 May 16, 10:53pm -

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  • newManchester United hold day two of talks with Mourinho
    A second day of negotiations to make Jose Mourinho the next manager of Manchester United are taking place Wednesday ahead of an expected announcement that he will take the job this week. The former Chelsea and Real Madrid manager has agreed personal…
    - 5 mins ago, 25 May 16, 8:56am -
  • newAfghan Taliban appoint new leader after Mansour's death
    KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The Afghan Taliban confirmed on Wednesday that their leader Mullah Akhtar Mansour was killed in a U.S. drone strike last week and that they have appointed a successor — a scholar known for extremist views who is unlikely…
    - 7 mins ago, 25 May 16, 8:54am -
  • newObama to Asians worried about U.S. election: It's going to be OK
    By Matt Spetalnick HO CHI MINH CITY, Vietnam (Reuters) - U.S. President Barack Obama sought on Wednesday to ease growing Asian worries about the raucous election campaign to succeed him which has been dominated by the incendiary rhetoric of mogul Don…
    - 7 mins ago, 25 May 16, 8:54am -
  • newTop Asian News 8:54 a.m. GMT
    HO CHI MINH CITY, Vietnam (AP) — Wrapping up a historic visit to Vietnam, U.S. President Barack Obama on Wednesday praised the country's next generation of leaders for being more conscious of the environment than previous generations and urged them…
    - 7 mins ago, 25 May 16, 8:54am -
  • newKenya says its troops kill 21 al Shabaab fighters in Somalia
    Kenya's military said on Wednesday it had killed 21 al Shabaab fighters in Somalia where its troops are trying to defeat the militant Islamist group that has often struck civilian targets inside Kenya. Kenyan troops, which are in Somalia as part of a…
    - 10 mins ago, 25 May 16, 8:51am -
  • newChina to replace direct coal combustion with electricity in new plan
    China will reduce the amount of coal burned directly in industrial furnaces and residential heating systems in order to tackle a major source of smog, the country's energy regulator said on Wednesday. The National Energy Administration (NEA) said in…
    - 11 mins ago, 25 May 16, 8:50am -
  • newUN chief fuels presidential speculation with S. Korea trip
    Ban Ki-moon arrived in South Korea on Wednesday for a six-day visit that has fuelled speculation the UN chief is lining up a tilt at the presidency of his home country. The soft-spoken 71-year-old will step down from the post of UN Secretary General…
    - 12 mins ago, 25 May 16, 8:49am -

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