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Bilawal, scion of Pakistan's Bhutto dynasty, throws down gauntlet to PM
Reuters India - 8 Hours ago
NAUDERO Pakistan (Reuters) - The scion of Pakistan's leading political dynasty, emerging from the shadow of his mother and former prime minister Benazir Bhutto seven years after she was assassinated,
Scion of Pakistan's Bhutto dynasty throws down gauntlet to PM Today Online
Bilawal, scion of Bhutto dynasty, throws down gauntlet to PM Reuters India
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Syrians will be trained to hold, not take, ground
Washington Post - 8 Hours ago
By , The Syrian opposition force to be recruited by the U.S. military and its coalition partners will be trained to defend territory, rather than to seize it back from the Islamic State, according
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'Just another day at work :)'
Sydney Morning Herald - 9 Hours ago
Three days ago, Corporal Nathan Cirillo posted a photograph on social media of himself dressed in military regalia smiling beside a fellow soldier. "Just another day at work :)," the 24-year-old soldier,
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Geoff's one in 999,999,999
Sydney Morning Herald - 9 Hours ago
As the 2014 Sculpture by the Sea exhibition celebrates the 1000th artist to have featured in the event, one exhibiting artist is hoping to set a record of his own. He just needs the help of exhibition
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LIVE: Canada rocked by deadly attack on parliament
France24 - 9 Hours ago
Americas © Police and medical personnel move a wounded person into an ambulance at the scene of a shooting at the National War Memorial in Ottawa, Canada. (AFP Photo/Michel Comte) Text by FRANCE 24
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Thousands in Iran Protest Acid Attacks on Women
New York Times - 9 Hours ago
Demonstrations in Isfahan erupted after assaults that coincided with the passage of a law designed to protect those who correct people deemed to be acting in an “un-Islamic” way.
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After Shooting, Fear and Anxiety Take Over Ottawa
New York Times - 8 Hours ago
Workers in the capital were stuck in their buildings during a lockdown after shootings at two sites on Wednesday.
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Gunman Panics Ottawa, Killing Soldier in Spree
New York Times - 8 Hours ago
A gunman fatally wounded a soldier guarding the National War Memorial, entered the Parliament building and fired multiple times before he was shot and killed.
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Former CIA chief’s new book may have violated secrecy agreement
Russia Today - 9 Hours ago
00:24 A display of the new memoir 'Worthy Fights' by former U.S. Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta.(Reuters / Jonathan Ernst) Former Central Intelligence Agency Director Leon Panetta may have
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World Briefing: Turkey: Man Sought by Danes Is Freed
New York Times - 9 Hours ago
Turkey has freed Basil Hassan, who is wanted by Denmark in the attempted murder of a prominent critic of Islam, Turkish officials said Wednesday.
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Ateny Wek Ateny: 'It is the people of South Sudan who decide'
World News Report - 8 Hours ago
Oct 22, 2014 - 18:59 GMT Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn, Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta and Ugandan Prime Minister Ruhakana Rugunda met South Sudan's President Salva Kiir in Juba on
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EU human rights prize for Congolese doctor
World News Report - 9 Hours ago
Oct 22, 2014 - 13:51 GMT It was October 25, 2012. A group of heavily armed men forced their way into the house of a Congolese doctor just as he was returning home. One of the guards tried to warn him
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WHO crisis team holds Ebola talks
BBC - 21 Hours ago
The World Health Organization's emergency committee is holding talks to discuss the Ebola epidemic. The meeting in Geneva will examine screening measures at borders and consider whether stricter travel
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Soldier killed in Canada shooting
Herald Sun - 11 Hours ago
A GUNMAN shot dead a Canadian soldier standing guard at the nation's war memorial, then stormed parliament in a hail of gunfire before he was killed by the usually ceremonial sergeant-at-arms. THE attack
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NHS 'needs extra cash and overhaul'
BBC - 10 Hours ago
The NHS in England needs extra money and drastic changes to services if care is not to suffer, health bosses say. A five-year plan for the NHS - unveiled by six national bodies - once again highlighted
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Myanmar sets provisional date for key 2015 polls
SINA - 10/22/2014
A general view of Yangon, Myanmar. (Photo: AFP/Soe Than Win) YANGON: Landmark elections in Myanmar that could propel opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi's party into office have been provisionally scheduled
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Former Nazi capital becomes a new beacon for Israelis
Washington Post - 10/22/2014
By and Ruth Eglash, BERLIN — When Nir Iveniaki told his grandmother back home in Tel Aviv that he was emigrating from Israel to Germany, the first thing she did was produce a gun. The tenacious 88-year-old
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Oscar Pistorius set for sentencing
BBC - 10/21/2014
South African athlete Oscar Pistorius is set to discover whether he faces a prison term for shooting dead his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp. Judge Thokozile Masipa has heard the prosecution call for a
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LIVE: Canadian parliament on lockdown after deadly shooting
France24 - 14 Hours ago
Read more 2015 Tour de France route promises plenty of drama Read more Iraqi Kurds authorise sending fighters to Kobane Read more France moves to make presidents impeachable
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Canadian MPs barricade doors as gunman strikes
Sydney Morning Herald - 14 Hours ago
Ottawa: A gunman shot and killed a soldier at Canada's National War Memorial in Ottawa before he entered the country's parliament buildings where he was shot dead by police, according to media and witness
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Soldier and gunman killed in Ottawa shootings
Al Jazeera - 14 Hours ago
Police are searching for one or more suspects after a gunman fatally wounded a Canadian solder at Ottawa's war memorial, before being killed by police as he entered the nearby parliament building. The
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Blackwater guards found guilty of 2007 Baghdad massacre
Deutsche Welle - 15 Hours ago
On Wednesday, the jury in Washington, DC, found Nicholas Slatten guilty of first-degree murder, and Paul Slough, Evan Liberty and Dustin Heard guilty of at least three counts of voluntary manslaughter
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Canadian Parliament locked down after gunman attacks
Sydney Morning Herald - 15 Hours ago
Ottawa: A gunman shot and killed a soldier at the nation's War Memorial in Ottawa and then entered the country's parliament buildings chased by police, with at least 30 shots fired, according to media
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+++ Live blog: Dortmund, Leverkusen in Champions League+++
Deutsche Welle - 15 Hours ago
Follow Germany's Champions League teams live on Wednesday night, as Borussia Dortmund head to Istanbul and Leverkusen host Zenit St. Petersburg. Get in contact via Twitter @dw_sports.
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Albania's Prime Minister Edi Rama: 'The past cannot hold us back'
Deutsche Welle - 15 Hours ago
Deutsche Welle : Mr Rama, you wanted to travel to Belgrade this week to meet with your Serbian counterpart, Alexander Vucic. Why was the visit postponed? Edi Rama: After the football match against
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