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Defiant students give Hong Kong leader ultimatum

Sep 24, 2014

Defiant students give Hong Kong leader ultimatum

HONG KONG (Reuters) Hong Kong's striking students on Tuesday gave the city's leader 48 hours to honour his promise to listen to the people, threatening to surround and paralyse key government buildings if he failed to respond to their demands for greater democracy. #facebook #Politics #Brazil #Technology #Government #Argentina #United Kingdom #Mexico #city
U.S. and Arab allies launch first strikes on fighters in Syria

Sep 23, 2014

U.S. and Arab allies launch first strikes on fighters in Syria

WASHINGTON/BEIRUT (Reuters) The United States and its Arab allies bombed Syria for the first time on Tuesday, killing scores of Islamic State fighters and members of a separate al Qaedalinked group, opening a new front against militants by joining Syria's threeyearold civil war. In a remarkable sign of shifting Middle East alliances, the attacks encountered no objection and even signs of tacit approval from President Bashar alAssad's Syrian government, which said Washington had notified it in advance. U.S #India #Business #Brazil #Technology #Arabic #Middle East #Government #markets #Latin America #Mexico
Death toll from US airstrikes in Syria rises to 50 Group

Sep 23, 2014

Death toll from US airstrikes in Syria rises to 50 Group

he death toll from US strikes on al Qaedalinked militants in northern Syria has risen to 50, a monitoring group said on Tuesday. #Obama #Terrorism #US #Syria #Iraq #US government #Airstrikes #militants #Syrian rebels #Nusra Front #islamic-state #ISIS #IS< terror
Gulf states, Jordan join US in launching airstrikes against Islamic State

Sep 23, 2014

Gulf states, Jordan join US in launching airstrikes against Islamic State

The US military said on Tuesday its partners in air strikes against Islamic State militants in Syria included Jordan, Bahrain, Saudi Arabia, Qatar and the United Arab Emirates. #Obama #Terrorism #US #Syria #US military #Iraq #US government #Airstrikes #Jordan #militants #Syrian rebels #Arab countries #Saudi #islamic-state #Gulf nations #ISIS #IS< terror
Airstrikes will strengthen fight against Assad, says Syria's opposition

Sep 23, 2014

Airstrikes will strengthen fight against Assad, says Syria's opposition

A significant part of US President Barack Obama's strategy against Islamic State depends on bolstering Syria's moderate rebels to strengthen the opposition. #Barack Obama #United Nations #US #Syria #NewsTracker #Bashar al-Assad #Iraq #journalists #Syrian civil war #Sarin gas #American government #Ghouta #Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant #James Foley #Peter Theo Curtis

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Thane Don't believe glossy real estate ads, this city is no escape from Mumbai

Jul 30, 2014

Thane Don't believe glossy real estate ads, this city is no escape from Mumbai

Thane suffers from a highly politicised municipal governance that is ineffective -- its green cover claims are dubious, it has no idea how to deal with the fastest growing population and its infrastructure is crumbling. #Thane #InMyOpinion #Mumbai #Infrastructure #Governance #realty #stray dogs #Transport #Real estate prices #Trees #Green Cover #Mumbai Metropolitan Region

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Thane Don't believe glossy real estate ads, this city is no escape from Mumbai

Sep 23, 2014

AFP: 'New Government Will Have Its Work Cut Out'

Bulgaria's new government will face serious challenges, comments AFP in an article entitled “Winter of discontent looms over Bulgarian election” . The report starts in the flood-stricken town of Mizia, describing the dire situation and desperation of...
Thane Don't believe glossy real estate ads, this city is no escape from Mumbai

Sep 23, 2014

Fin24.com | Nuke deal: Govt owes SA an explanation

The government has a lot of explaining to do regarding the nuclear agreement with Russia, including the tender process, says political analyst Daniel Silke...
Thane Don't believe glossy real estate ads, this city is no escape from Mumbai

Sep 23, 2014

Russia Spared Western Companies From Sanctions Response to Avoid Confrontation: FAS | Business | RIA Novosti

And this is why people do not want to invest in Russia: "We could have launched dozens of cases," he said. "But the Russian government's stance is to avoid using these mechanisms, at least at this stage, to prevent the ties from worsening," he said...