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Aug 2, 2015

London borough seeks crackdown on noisy supercars | Reuters

LONDON On one of London's most exclusive streets, the drivers of some expensive cars are getting ready to leave their parking spots. The owners of the Lamborghini and KTM X-Bow edge onto the road and drive off, the roar of their engines heard down Sloane Street #Argentina #Brazil #lifestyle #Middle East #science

Aug 2, 2015

Kurdish militia in Syria accuses Turkey of provocative attacks | Reuters

BEIRUT Kurdish militia fighting Islamic State in Syria accused Turkey on Saturday of targeting it at least four times in the past week, calling the attacks provocative and hostile. Turkey began a campaign of air strikes on Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) camps in northern Iraq and Islamic State fighters in Syria last Friday, in what Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu has called a "synchronised fight against terror". #crisis #Europe #India #markets #Syria

Aug 2, 2015

Kurdish militia in Syria accuses Turkey of provocative attacks | Reuters

BEIRUT Kurdish militia fighting Islamic State in Syria accused Turkey on Saturday of targeting it at least four times in the past week, calling the attacks provocative and hostile. Turkey began a campaign of air strikes on Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) camps in northern Iraq and Islamic State fighters in Syria last Friday, in what Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu has called a "synchronised fight against terror" #crisis #India #Latin America #markets #Middle East #Turkey #United Kingdom

Aug 1, 2015

Iran’s parliament has no power over nuclear deal, top negotiator says | Reuters

DUBAI Iran's parliament does not have authority over the nuclear agreement signed with world powers last month, the Islamic Republic's top nuclear negotiator was quoted as saying on Saturday. #Business #Entertainment #markets #opinion #Russia #Technology

Aug 1, 2015

Bin Laden’s half sister, her husband and mother killed in UK jet crash – Arabiya | Reuters

DUBAI A sister of former al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden was killed along with her husband and mother when a private jet crashed in southern England on Friday, Saudi-owned al-Arabiya television reported on Saturday. The Embraer Phenom 300 with four people on board including its Jordanian pilot was flying from Milan's Malpensa airport to Blackbushe airport in southern England when it crashed at a car auction site, the Dubai-based news channel reported on its website. It identified the three passengers as Sana' Mohamed bin Laden, her husband Zuhair Hashem and Sana's mother, Raja' Hashem. #Argentina #Business #Economy #Europe #Italy

Aug 1, 2015

March to Washington begins with civil rights rally in Selma | Reuters

REUTERS - The NAACP is launching a 40-day march across the U.S. #Argentina #Business #India #opinion #Technology #Virginia

Aug 1, 2015

Yemeni vice president arrives in Aden, fighting continues in country | Reuters

ADEN, Yemen Yemeni vice president Khaled Bahah arrived in the southern port city of Aden on Saturday, the most senior official from Yemen's exiled government to visit since local fighters drove out the Iranian-backed Houthis. #Entertainment #Foreign policy #Iran #Security #Technology #United Kingdom

Aug 1, 2015

Merkel to run for 4th term in 2017 – Der Spiegel | Reuters

BERLIN Chancellor Angela Merkel, who has ruled Germany since 2005, has decided to run for a fourth term and has started planning her 2017 re-election campaign, according to an unsourced report on Saturday in Der Spiegel news magazine. A spokeswoman for Merkel's Christian Democrat (CDU) party declined to comment on the report #Argentina #Europe #markets #Middle East #opinion #United States

Aug 1, 2015

Egypt says militant leader killed in shootout – army statement | Reuters

CAIRO Egyptian armed forces killed a leading member of the country's Islamic State affiliate in a shootout outside his North Sinai home, the army spokesman said in a statement on Saturday. #Business #Entertainment #opinion #United Kingdom #United States

Aug 1, 2015

Syrian Kurdish forces say provocative Turkey targeting them | Reuters

BEIRUT A Kurdish militia fighting Islamic State in Syria accused Turkey on Saturday of targeting it at least four times in the past week and called on U.S-led forces to "clarify" their approach towards Ankara in light of this. The accusations highlight the tensions surrounding Turkey's entry into the fight against Islamic State. It made a turnaround last week by granting U.S-led forces access to its air bases and bombarding targets in Syria linked to Islamic State #Latin America #Middle East #opinion #Syria #Technology #United Kingdom #United States