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Deadline passed, no sign of breakthrough in Iran nuclear probe

Aug 28, 2014

Deadline passed, no sign of breakthrough in Iran nuclear probe

VIENNA (Reuters) - Iran may have failed to meet a deadline for addressing U.N. concerns about suspected nuclear bomb research, but it could still act to influence a key report due next week, diplomatic sources said on Wednesday. The sources, who follow the nuclear issue but declined to be identified, said they had seen no indications so far that Tehran had replied in substance to questions from the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) by the agreed Aug. #facebook #India #China #Brazil #France #Arabic #Russia #Argentina #United Kingdom #Latin America #Entertainment #Mexico
Islamic State commits war crimes, Syrian govt using poison gas - UN

Aug 28, 2014

Islamic State commits war crimes, Syrian govt using poison gas - UN

GENEVA (Reuters) - The United Nations accused Islamic State insurgents on Wednesday of committing war crimes including amputations and public executions, sometimes in the presence of children, and said it believed Damascus had used chlorine gas in combating its enemies. The Sunni militants, who are bringing weapons from Iraq, have changed the power balance in Syria, consolidating control over large areas and establishing order by imposing harsh sharia law, the U.N #facebook #Politics #United States #India #Technology #Arabic #markets #United Kingdom
Libya warns United Nations of possible slide into civil war

Aug 28, 2014

Libya warns United Nations of possible slide into civil war

UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - Libya warned the U.N. Security Council on Wednesday that the chaotic North African state could descend into full-scale civil war if heavily armed warring factions are not disarmed. The 15-nation council met to discuss Libya days after its parliament, which was replaced in an election in June, reconvened and chose an Islamist-backed deputy as the new prime minister. #Politics #India #Business #Japan #Brazil #France #Arabic #Middle East #United Kingdom
London police arrest man over Pakistan politician 2010 murder

Aug 28, 2014

London police arrest man over Pakistan politician 2010 murder

LONDON (Reuters) - London police said on Wednesday they had arrested a man in connection with the murder of senior Pakistani politician Imran Farooq who was stabbed to death in the British capital in 2010. Farooq, 50, a founding member of the Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM), was on his way home from work in north London when he was attacked. Police believe he had been under surveillance in the days and weeks before his murder #United States #Business #Technology #France #Argentina #United Kingdom #Latin America #Entertainment #british
More quakes jolt Iceland overnight, spread to second volcano

Aug 28, 2014

More quakes jolt Iceland overnight, spread to second volcano

STOCKHOLM (Reuters) - Two earthquakes measuring more than magnitude 5 hit Iceland's Bardarbunga volcano overnight and another quake shook a nearby volcano, with overall seismic activity staying high, the country's Meteorological Office said on Wednesday. The rumblings at Iceland's largest volcano system have raised worries of an eruption that could spell trouble for air travel #facebook #Politics #India #Japan #Technology #France #Italy #Argentina #United Kingdom #Mexico #opinion

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Should media regulations also include social media?

Nov 28, 2012

Should media regulations also include social media?

You can be a reporter just with Twitter now, so what do you do with journalists who are not part of newspapers? Are they beyond new regulations? Are the websites belonging to newspapers held to the same standard of reporting? #social media #HowThisWorks #David Cameron #United Kingdom #Lord Leveson

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Should media regulations also include social media?

Aug 22, 2014

Peter Capaldi strikes a confident note as he takes on 'Doctor Who'

Peter Capaldi has just landed in New York, the fifth stop in a worldwide tour promoting the new season of "Doctor Who" that began in the United Kingdom, continued with visits to South Korea and Australia and now, after a 22-hour flight that crossed t... #Australia #United Kingdom #Peter Capaldi
Should media regulations also include social media?

Aug 05, 2014

VIDEO: Seal hops on surfers' boards in the UK

While surfing in Northumberland in the United Kingdom, Matt Stanley and Andrew Flounders encountered a seal that wanted to join in on the fun and wouldn't take no for an answer... #Australia #United Kingdom #Peter Capaldi
Should media regulations also include social media?

Aug 06, 2014

Nook GlowLight Review: Now Available In The United Kingdom

Launched today in the United Kingdom, the Nook GlowLight brings the updated Nook eInk reader to customers on the east of the Atlantic. Sporting a higher resolution screen, brighter and more even lighting, with increased memory, how does the eBook rea... #Australia #United Kingdom #Peter Capaldi