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Erdogan says opposition leader will ‘pay the price’ for claims

ANKARA – 30 November 2017: Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan vowed Thursday that the country's main opposition leader would "pay…
sports

World Cup draw offers welcome distraction for Russia

MOSCOW, Nov 30 (Reuters) – Russia will host the 2018 World Cup draw on Friday, the glittering ceremony providing a…
Middle East news

Iraqi FM arrives in Rome for MED 2017 forum

BAGHDAD – 30 November 2017: Iraqi Foreign Minister Ibrahim al Jaafari arrived here on Thursday on an official visit to…
Politics

Russia calls N. Korea’s claims for nuclear power status ‘unacceptable’

NEW YORK – 30 November 2017: Russian Permanent Representative to the United Nations Vasily Nebenzya said his country regrets that…
Economics

South Korea raises rates for first time in six years

SEOUL – 30 November 2017: South Korea’s central bank raised interest rates for the first time in more than six…
Middle East news

Pope Francis leaves Myanmar for Bangladesh

NAY PYI DAW – 30 November 2017: Pope Francis of the Vatican left on Thursday Myanmar for Bangladesh as part…
Economics

Agricultural center for e-services launched

CAIRO – 30 November 2017: A center for e-services was launched at the HQ of the Ministry of Agriculture on…
Politics

UNHCR, UNICEF launch Winter Assistance Program for refugees

CAIRO – 29 November 2017: The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) and the UN Children’s Fund (UNICEF) launched…
Middle East news

1,545 students run for Cairo University union elections

CAIRO – 29 November 2017: Following a year of absence, Cairo University will witness a competition for student union seats,…
Middle East news

Abul Gheit heads for Rome to attend Euro-Mediterranean Dialogue

CAIRO – 29 November 2017: Arab League Secretary General Ahmed Abul Gheit left Cairo Wednesday for Rome to take part…
Politics

Qatar grants $15M bribes to South American officials for World Cup

CAIRO – 29 November 2017: Qatar offered approximately $15 million to South American officials ahead of the FIFA executive committee…
sports

IOC bans three Russian bobsledders for life over doping

LAUSANNE – 29 November 2017: The International Olympic Committee (IOC) said on Wednesday it had banned for life three Russian…
Arts

Marvel drops trailer for “Avengers: Infinity War”

CAIRO – 29 November 2017: The trailer for “Avengers: Infinity War”, one of Marvel’s most anticipated films, has finally dropped.…
Middle East news

Syrian opposition asks Russian to pressure Assad for peace talks

GENEVA – 29 November 2017: Syria's opposition wants Russia and other states to put real pressure on President Bashar al-Assad…
Middle East news

Dakahlia school under investigation for simulating Al-Rawdah attack

CAIRO – 29 November 2017: The administration of Al-Shaheed Yahya al-Adgham (Martyr Yahya al-Adgham) Preparatory School in Dakahlia governorate is…
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