Monday, Oct 20, 2014
October 20, 201412:03 am
hong-s

The worst political crisis in Hong Kong since Britain handed the free-wheeling city back to China in 1997 entered its fourth week.

October 19, 20144:18 pm
BEAR-209

A doctor at the hospital, who treated the boy, said he lost his entire right arm, which had to be amputated.

October 19, 20144:17 pm
Boko-s

The fate of more than 200 missing schoolgirls abducted by the insurgents six months ago still is being negotiated.

October 19, 20144:08 pm
NEPAL-209

The dead from the blizzards and avalanches included foreign trekkers, local guides and villagers.

October 19, 20141:48 pm
BEIJING-660

China's pollution is notorious following years of rapid economic development.

October 19, 20143:08 pm
bilawal-t

He said he was also seeking peace in Kashmir and his statements over Kashmir should not be misunderstood.

October 19, 20141:00 pm
Aziz-s

The call to Ban was part of Pakistan's attempts to raise the Kashmir issue on international forums.

October 19, 20149:28 am
Hong-s

Hong Kong's government had confirmed yesterday that it would open talks with student leaders on Tuesday.

October 19, 20145:35 am
John Kerry, Yang Jiechi

The US and China pledged Saturday to overcome mistrust, manage their differences and cooperate.

October 19, 20144:58 am
World Trade Center Church

Hundreds of members of New York's Greek Orthodox community attended the blessing ceremony for the new church.

October 19, 20144:38 am
Mideast Iraq

Spain will begin training Iraqi forces later this year to battle Islamic State fighters.

October 19, 20144:30 am
ISIS-s

US-led airstrikes kills at least eight in ISIS-held Syria border town.

October 19, 20143:55 am
Mideast Libya

This came as fighting raged between Islamist militias and forces loyal to Libya's elected government.

October 19, 20143:37 am
Italy Ebola

Response in monitoring movement of workers who care for Texas patients with Ebola has been inconsistent.

October 19, 20142:56 am
Josephus Weeks

Thomas Eric Duncan was remembered Saturday as a big-hearted and compassionate man.

October 19, 20142:44 am
FBI Director Beheadings

A video showing James Foley's killing at the hands of Islamic State extremists was posted on the Internet in August.

October 19, 20142:10 am
iran

Iran has proof that militants are entering the country from neighboring Pakistan to carry out attacks.

October 19, 20141:44 am
APTOPIX Hong Kong Democracy Protest

Hong Kong's 28,000 strong police force have been struggling to contain a youth-led movement.

October 19, 20141:32 am
John Kerry

Congratulating Iraq, US Secretary of State John Kerry said it was a "very positive step forward".

October 19, 20141:22 am
jeniffer-s

The actress features on the magazine’s cover of the November issue and stated that she had nothing to say sorry for.

October 19, 20141:19 am
peter-209

Hungary has no plans to investigate corruption allegations which have resulted in entry bans.

October 19, 20141:18 am
hugh-grant209

The actor talked to Reuters about shedding the rom-com tag, leaving Hollywood and his involvement in Hacked Off.

October 19, 20141:12 am
yjunalis-s

With her combination of head scarf and skinny jeans, and her streak of awards, Malaysia’s Yunalis Mat Zara’ai or Yuna has become a poster girl for ‘hijabsters’

October 19, 201412:40 am
ebo-s

As the toll crosses 4,000, the number of people infected with the virus reaches 9,000, and the disease jumps continents to reach America and Europe.

October 19, 201412:28 am
ebola

Dr Peter Piot helped discover the deadly virus in 1976 and considers himself lucky he survived. He is now providing help to fight current epidemic.

October 19, 20145:49 am
Tropical Weather-Hawaii

Hurricane Ana was carving a path south of Hawaii early Saturday, producing high waves, strong winds.

October 19, 201412:23 am
rat

The current Ebola epidemic probably got its start when someone came into contact with an infected animal.

October 19, 201412:10 am
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Papers of Nobel laureate Toni Morrison are now part of the permanent library collection of Princeton University.

October 18, 201411:26 pm
Indian Schools

Federally owned schools for Native Americans on reservations are marked by remoteness and extreme poverty.

October 18, 20146:32 pm
hong-kong-small

Demonstrators are calling for Beijing to grant the former British colony full democracy and for Leung to resign.

October 18, 20145:13 pm
shaif

He also said that the people of Kashmir should be allowed to decide their fate in the light of UN resolutions.

October 18, 20142:35 pm
Nepal-s

Toll of those confirmed dead reaches 30

October 18, 201412:35 pm
Obama-209

Six airstrikes took place near Kobani in Syria where reports indicate they successfully struck three IS buildings.

October 18, 201412:19 pm
hhk_t

Key thoroughfares remain closed. Some protesters are digging in for the long haul at the main occupation zone, while others fight to retake ground lost to police.

October 18, 201411:54 am
ebola-small

The World Health Organization admitted making mistakes in failing to contain the outbreak still spreading out of control in Liberia, Sierra Leone and Guinea.

October 18, 201412:21 pm
HK_t

Hundreds of protesters tried to break through police lines and they used open umbrellas to shield themselves from pepper spray.

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