You are here

Google World

Americans Detained in North Korea Call for US Help - TIME

1 hour 8 min ago

Reuters

Americans Detained in North Korea Call for US Help
TIME
Kenneth Bae, a American tour guide and missionary serving a 15-year sentence, detained in North Korea, speaks to the Associated Press, Sept. 1, 2014 in Pyongyang, North Korea. Wong Maye-E—AP ...
Three Americans Held in North Korea Speak with CNNVoice of America
Three American captives held in North Korea say their plight is 'urgent' and beg ...Daily Mail
US citizens detained in N.Korea plead for helpThe Malay Mail Online
Politico -Naharnet
all 53 news articles »Google News
Categories: World news

Once More On Russia And Ukraine - Forbes

1 hour 39 min ago

Forbes

Once More On Russia And Ukraine
Forbes
I recently wrote an article arguing that the West should let Russia annex a sliver of Ukraine in exchange for integrating the rest of the country in NATO and, eventually, the EU. Surprisingly (cough), this proposal proved controversial. It was portrayed as a ...
NATO plans high-readiness force to counter Russiaseattlepi.com
Nato is in crisis. This could be the most important week of Barack Obama's ...Telegraph.co.uk (blog)
Nato allies at odds over response to Russian aggressionFinancial Times
New York Times
all 298 news articles »
Categories: World news

Merkel aide downplays anti-euro party's success - Washington Post

2 hours 14 min ago

Merkel aide downplays anti-euro party's success
Washington Post
BERLIN — A top aide to German Chancellor Angela Merkel is downplaying a new anti-euro party's strong showing in a state election, arguing that it's too early to say its long-term success is assured. Alternative for Germany won 9.7 percent support in ...

and more »
Categories: World news

Poland's PM: Ukraine's war must be stopped now - Chron.com

3 hours 19 min ago

BBC News

Poland's PM: Ukraine's war must be stopped now
Chron.com
Prime Minister Donald Tusk, recently picked by the European Union leaders to be the new European Council President, attends ceremonies marking the 75. anniversary of the start of World War II at the Westerplatte peninsula near Gdansk, Poland, ...
Bygone Days: Blitzkrieg beginsThe Sentinel (blog)

all 65 news articles »
Categories: World news

US Senate Foreign Relations Chair Says It's Time to Arm Ukraine - TIME

3 hours 59 min ago

Economic Times

US Senate Foreign Relations Chair Says It's Time to Arm Ukraine
TIME
Robert Menendez Senate Foreign Relations Committee Chairman Sen. Robert Menendez, D-N.J., questions State Department Undersecretary for Political Affairs Wendy Sherman on Capitol Hill in Washington on July 29, 2014. Susan Walsh — AP ...
Ukraine crisis: 'Clashes' near Luhansk airport ahead of talksBBC News
Russia's Manufacturing Sector Grows Despite Western Sanctions Over UkraineWall Street Journal
Ukraine's Poroshenko Slams Russia's 'Direct and Open Aggression'NBCNews.com
Businessweek -Reuters -CBC.ca
all 644 news articles »
Categories: World news

UN diplomats examine Islamic State alleged crimes - Chron.com

4 hours 10 min ago

SFGate

UN diplomats examine Islamic State alleged crimes
Chron.com
Iraqi security forces and Shiite militiamen chant anti-terrorism slogans after breaking the siege on 15,000 Shiite Turkmens stranded in the farming community town of Amirli, following U.S. airstrikes against Sunni Islamic State group positions, 105 miles (170 ...
Both sides guilty of atrocities in Iraq fight: UN debateReuters
UN debate on Iraq hears of atrocities committed by both sidesReuters India
UN rights body debates sending ISIS probe to IraqThe Daily Star
The Guardian -GMA News
all 9 news articles »
Categories: World news

Dozens of Turkish Police Arrested for Alleged Anti-Government Plot: Reports - TIME

4 hours 16 min ago

TIME

Dozens of Turkish Police Arrested for Alleged Anti-Government Plot: Reports
TIME
Turkey's new President Erdogan attends a swearing in ceremony at the parliament in Ankara Turkey's new President Recep Tayyip Erdogan attends a swearing-in ceremony at the parliament in Ankara on Aug. 28, 2014. Umit Bektas—Reuters ...
Turkey moves against Erdogan foesiAfrica.com
Turkey issues warrants for police in alleged plotLa Crosse Tribune

all 45 news articles »Google News
Categories: World news

Three children killed in China school stabbing - BBC News

4 hours 45 min ago

NDTV

Three children killed in China school stabbing
BBC News
Three children have been killed and six more people injured in a knife attack at a school in China's central Hubei province, state media report. The attack took place at the Dongfang primary school in Shiyan city on Monday morning. Police said a man in his ...
Three children stabbed to death in Chinese schoolReuters
Three stabbed to death at central China schooleuronews
3 killed, 6 injured in knife attack in China schoolTimes of India
Oneindia -Yahoo News UK
all 49 news articles »Google News
Categories: World news

Lesotho 'coup': Anti-Thomas Thabane march called off - BBC News

5 hours 5 min ago

BBC News

Lesotho 'coup': Anti-Thomas Thabane march called off
BBC News
A demonstration by opponents of Lesotho Prime Minister Thomas Thabane has been called off after he fled on Saturday, saying the military wanted to oust him. The army has denied staging a coup and says it has returned to barracks. A military spokesman ...
South Africa's Zuma leads talks on Lesotho political crisisReuters Africa
Lesotho: SADC Meets Over Lesotho TensionsAllAfrica.com
I smell a BIG ratNews24
Channel News Asia -Eyewitness News
all 66 news articles »
Categories: World news

Japan rolls out campaign to stockpile toilet paper - Omaha World-Herald

5 hours 26 min ago

SFGate

Japan rolls out campaign to stockpile toilet paper
Omaha World-Herald
Satoshi Kurosaki, an industry executive who is leading the toilet pear campaign, shows the emergency stock toilet paper at Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry during an event marking Monday's national disaster prevention day in Tokyo, Monday, Sept.
Japan urged to stock up on toilet paperKRMG
Japan urges population to stock up on toilet paperIrish Independent
Japan wants households to stock up on toilet paper in case of major quakeGreenfield Daily Reporter

all 50 news articles »
Categories: World news

Pakistani protesters push closer to PM House amid clashes - Reuters

7 hours 27 min ago

Reuters

Pakistani protesters push closer to PM House amid clashes
Reuters
ISLAMABAD (Reuters) - Pakistani protesters wielding sticks and throwing stones marched on government buildings in the capital Islamabad on Monday after weeks of demonstrations demanding Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's resignation turned violent over ...
Pakistan Protesters Clash with Police as Calls for Sharif's Ouster GrowTIME
Pakistani Protesters Clash With PoliceVoice of America
Imran proves himself the biggest dictator in running PTIThe News International
ABC News -CNN -The Hindu
all 1,296 news articles »
Categories: World news

[Book review] The Seoul-Pyongyang megacity model for reunification - The Hankyoreh

7 hours 28 min ago

Korea Times

[Book review] The Seoul-Pyongyang megacity model for reunification
The Hankyoreh
The Seoul-Pyongyang megacity: a practical idea for integrating, and unifying South and North Korea by linking their capitals together into a supranational economic zone. It is based on the basic assumption that economic integration has to come before ...
Pyongyang Takes Dramatic Outrage to Downing StreetWall Street Journal (blog)

all 145 news articles »
Categories: World news

Alternative for Germany Party Takes Its First Seats in a State Parliament - Wall Street Journal

Sun, 08/31/2014 - 21:53

Alternative for Germany Party Takes Its First Seats in a State Parliament
Wall Street Journal
BERLIN—The euroskeptic Alternative for Germany party clinched its first seats in a German state parliament Sunday, taking a larger-than-expected 10% of the vote in Saxony's legislature. The insurgent party, known by its German initials AfD, won 14 seats in ...

and more »Google News
Categories: World news

Alternative for Germany Party Takes Its First Seats in a State Parliament - Wall Street Journal

Sun, 08/31/2014 - 21:53

Reuters

Alternative for Germany Party Takes Its First Seats in a State Parliament
Wall Street Journal
BERLIN—The euroskeptic Alternative for Germany party clinched its first seats in a German state parliament Sunday, taking a larger-than-expected 10% of the vote in Saxony's legislature. The insurgent party, known by its German initials AfD, won 14 seats in ...
Merkel's CDU wins vote in Saxony: forecastXinhua

all 132 news articles »
Categories: World news

Paris building blast: Four dead, eleven injured, five missing - BBC News

Sun, 08/31/2014 - 20:32

BBC News

Paris building blast: Four dead, eleven injured, five missing
BBC News
Four people have been killed and eleven others injured after an explosion destroyed a four-storey building in a suburb of Paris on Sunday morning. Rescue teams with sniffer dogs are searching through the rubble for five other people, including a child, who ...

and more »
Categories: World news

Ashya King row: Brother defends parents in new video - BBC News

Sun, 08/31/2014 - 19:43

BBC News

Ashya King row: Brother defends parents in new video
BBC News
Ashya King's brother Naveed has uploaded a video explaining how his family cared for the five year old. Continue reading the main story. Related Stories. 'No apology' over Ashya King search · What is proton beam therapy? Missing Ashya King found in ...

and more »
Categories: World news

Germany sends arms to Iraqi Kurds - Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

Sun, 08/31/2014 - 19:37

Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

Germany sends arms to Iraqi Kurds
Columbus Ledger-Enquirer
German Defense Ministar Ursula von der Leyen attends a joint news conference with Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier to inform the media about the planed delivery of arms to the Kurdish Peshmerga forces at the defense ministry in Berlin, Sunday, ...
Anti-jihadist fight forges Kurdish unityThe Daily Star
Germany to send rifles, tank busters to aid KurdsKFOX El Paso
Iraq's $92 million weapon deliveryNEWS.com.au

all 86 news articles »Google News
Categories: World news

The Politics of the ISIS Threat - New York Times

Sun, 08/31/2014 - 19:34

The Politics of the ISIS Threat
New York Times
We seem to be drifting inexorably toward escalating our fight with the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria, or ISIS, as the Obama administration mulls whether to extend its “limited” bombing campaign into Syria. Part of the reasoning is alarm at the speed and ...

and more »Google News
Categories: World news

Vladimir Putin calls on Kiev to enter 'statehood' talks for south-east Ukraine - The Guardian

Sun, 08/31/2014 - 19:10

The Guardian

Vladimir Putin calls on Kiev to enter 'statehood' talks for south-east Ukraine
The Guardian
Vladimir Putin did not mean eastern Ukraine should gain independence, but that dialogue between Kiev and the separatists should begin, says a spokesman. Photograph: Alexander Demianchuk/Reuters. Vladimir Putin has called on Kiev to enter discussions ...

and more »
Categories: World news

Iraqi forces claim to have broken ISIS siege of Shiite town - Fox News

Sun, 08/31/2014 - 18:17

Fox News

Iraqi forces claim to have broken ISIS siege of Shiite town
Fox News
Aug 31, 2014: Iraqi security forces and Shiite militiamen chant anti-terrorism slogans after breaking the siege on 15,000 Shiite Turkmens stranded in the farming community town of Amirli. (AP). Iraqi security forces, along with Shiite militiamen, broke a nearly ...
Iraqi forces break two-month siege of AmirliThe Daily Star
Iraq operations cost $7.5 million per day, says Pentagon (+video)Christian Science Monitor
Jubilant Iraqi forces break two-month siege of Amerli - officialsReuters India
Wall Street Journal -Times of Oman -The Australian
all 992 news articles »
Categories: World news

Pages