Analysis Ukraine: ‘One bloody incident could scupper Geneva deal’Sometimes being the odd man out helps. Western powers in Geneva had no option but to deal with Sergei Lavrov, Russia's tough foreign minister, who came to the talks with a ver...
Police seek arrest warrant for South Korea ferry captainPolice on Friday asked for an arrest warrant for the captain of the South Korean ferry that capsized and sank two days ago with 475 people on board.
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Basketball falls victim to the CAR conflictIn the Central African Republic, even sport has fallen victim to the country’s raging conflict. With the break-down of security hampering an already decaying infrastructure, the au...
Top Hollande adviser resigns over conflict of interest accusationA senior aide to French President François Hollande resigned on Friday after media reports about a past conflict of interest as well as allegations of extravagance.
In Prijedor, survivors fight to keep memory aliveTwenty years after the end of the war that tore the former Yugoslavia apart, Bosnia-Herzegovina is still unearthing its dead. Last September, one of the biggest mass graves was dis...
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Indian election: Votes for saleOn April 7th, India’s marathon general election kicked off. Until May 12th, some 814 million Indians are eligible to cast their ballots. Hindu nationalist leader Narendra Modi, the...
West African Ebola outbreak caused by new strain of virusThe virus that has caused a deadly Ebola epidemic in West Africa is a new strain that emerged locally, possibly transmitted by fruit bats, virologists have said.
Astronomers discover Earth-like planet that could support lifeAstronomers have discovered what they say is the most Earth-like planet yet detected - a distant, rocky world that's similar in size to our planet and exists in the Goldilocks...