Pope Francis Begins Turkey Visit - Voice of
Voice of AmericaPope Francis Begins Turkey VisitVoice of AmericaThe Vatican said Pope Francis aims to strengthen ties with Muslim leaders during a three-day visit to Turkey that begins Friday. Officials said religious tolerance and fighting extremism will be high on the agenda when the pontiff meets President Recep Tayyip ...Pope wades into Mideast turmoil with Turkish visitSacramento BeePope wades into turmoilNation NewsErdogan to host people's pope, in plush new palaceDeutsche WelleRadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty -WRAL.comall 652 news articles »
Posted on 28 November 2014 | 6:12 am
David Cameron's EU speech: full text - BBC
Telegraph.co.ukDavid Cameron's EU speech: full textBBC NewsJust as this government has a long term plan for where we are taking our country so within that we have a long-term plan for immigration. Immigration benefits Britain, but it needs to be controlled. It needs to be fair. And it needs to be centred around our ...David Cameron Toughens Stance on Immigration in BritainNew York TimesCameron outlines plans to cut EU migration to UKUSA TODAYDavid Cameron 'sets off alarm bells' in Brussels with immigration speechTelegraph.co.ukReuters -Reuters UK -RadioFreeEurope/RadioLibertyall 551 news articles »
Posted on 28 November 2014 | 6:06 am
EU Warns France, Italy, Belgium on Budget
Wall Street JournalEU Warns France, Italy, Belgium on Budget SlippageWall Street JournalEuropean Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker, right, listens to Economics Commissioner Pierre Moscovici in Brussels earlier this month. The commission has warned France, Italy, and Belgium that their budget plans might miss EU targets. Reuters.Brussels defers punishing France and Italy for breaking eurozone rulesThe GuardianEU gives France, Italy last chance to fix budgetsDaily TimesFrance, Italy, Belgium promise reform in letters to EU: DombrovskisReutersHerald Sun -Daily Mailall 206 news articles »
Posted on 28 November 2014 | 6:03 am
Animal sacrifice in Nepal - Times of India
Telegraph.co.ukAnimal sacrifice in NepalTimes of IndiaA herder works inside an enclosure for buffalos awaiting sacrifice on the eve of the sacrificial ceremony for the 'Gadhimai Mela' festival in Bariyapur November 27, 2014. The festival, renowned for its large number of animal sacrifices, is held every five years at ...Goddess's bloodlust to be sated in Nepal's orgy of slaughterThe AustralianDevotees slaughter tens of thousands of animals in Nepal festivalDaily MailAnimals sacrificed in Nepal to bring good luckChron.comNews24all 88 news articles »
Posted on 28 November 2014 | 5:58 am
French president to visit Ebola-stricken
Chron.comFrench president to visit Ebola-stricken GuineaChron.comTwo Guinean men stand on a pedestrian overpass near the People's Palace where a giant billboard featuring French President Francois Hollande and his Guinean counterpart Alpha Conde is displayed in Conakry, Guinea, Wednesday Nov. 26, 2014.Trial of 15-minute Ebola Test to Take Place in GuineaVoice of AmericaNew 15-minute test for Ebola to undergo trials in West AfricaReuters AfricaHollande to be first Western leader in Ebola-hit AfricaDaily Mailall 246 news articles »
Posted on 28 November 2014 | 5:27 am
Second act of shopping frenzy gets started
NEW YORK (AP) — Stores are welcoming a second wave of shoppers in what has become a two-day kickoff to the holiday shopping season.
Posted on 28 November 2014 | 5:13 am
Obama's plan to 'Power Africa' gets off to a
By Joe Brock JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - Barack Obama last year told a cheering crowd in Cape Town that a $7 billion plan to "Power Africa" would double electricity output on the world's poorest continent and bring "light where currently there is darkness". A year later, the U.S. president's flagship project for Africa has already achieved 25 percent of its goal to deliver 10,000 megawatts of electricity and bring light to 20 million households and businesses, according to its annual report. But the five-year plan has not yet delivered the power. ...
Posted on 28 November 2014 | 2:38 am
French Parliament debates recognizing
PARIS (AP) — France's government is pushing to revive Israeli-Palestinian peace talks, amid growing pressure across Europe for recognition of a Palestinian state after decades of Mideast stalemate.
Posted on 28 November 2014 | 4:25 am
Immigrants' chances tied to their state's
PHOENIX (AP) — If Christian Avila lived a few hundred miles to the west, he would have a driver's license, qualify for in-state college tuition and a host of other opportunities available to young people granted legal status by President Barack Obama two years ago.
Posted on 28 November 2014 | 1:50 am
Holiday storm leaves 350,000 in the dark
Hundreds of thousands of customers from Maine to Virginia were without power.
Posted on 31 December 1969 | 4:00 pm