Good borders make good neighbours, Merkel tells UkraineGerman Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Saturday the standoff over Ukraine could be solved only if control was tightened over the Ukraine-Russia border across which, the West alle...
Iceland issues aviation alert on volcano activityIceland's Meteorological Office says a subglacial eruption is underway at the Bardarbunga volcano, which has been rattled by thousands of earthquakes over the past week.
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From Africa to Asia, the scaly anteater is being hunted to extinctionThe pangolin is the only truly scaled mammal in the world and is, fittingly, nicknamed the scaly anteater. In Gabon, where its meat is particularly popular, and, in Vietnam, where...
France will not be 'be pushed around' by GermanyFrench Economy Minister Arnaud Montebourg on Saturday criticised German austerity measures and warned France would no longer "be pushed around" by the EU's economic...
Libya withdraws as Africa Cup of Nations hostLibya surrendered its right to host the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations on Saturday, blaming the decision on the worsening security situation in the country.
‘European GPS’ satellites launched into wrong orbitTwo satellites meant to form part of Europe's Galileo navigation system - a rival to the American GPS – have been launched into the wrong orbit, it emerged Saturday.
Suicide bomber targets Iraq intelligence HQ in deadly attackA suicide bomber blew up a vehicle packed with explosives at the interior ministry's intelligence headquarters in central Baghdad on Saturday, killing two people, security off...
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Video: Israel bombs kidnapping suspect’s homeEarlier this week and for the second time in as many months, Israeli bombs struck the home of Amer Abu Aisheh – a suspect in the June kidnapping and killing of three young Israeli...
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