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Tuesday, September 13 2011 , Your time is 15:58:00
A few weeks ago, at the height of the panic in the Chinese stock markets, a sour joke was doing the rounds: “Last month, the dog was eating what I eat
The thing to bear in mind about Tuesday’s deal between Iran and the P5+1 countries (the United States, Britain, France, Germany, Russia and China) is that without it Iran could get nuclear weapons whenever it wants in a short tme.
“There are examples of species all over the world that are essentially the walking dead,” said Stanford University Professor Paul Ehrlich
Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir, facing an arrest warrant from the International Criminal Court (ICC) for genocide and war crimes, fled from an African Union summit meeting last Monday before the conference ended.
For Turks, the burning question after the June 7 election is whether they will now get the fully democratic, pluralist country that so many of them want.
The fall of Ramadi to Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) troops last Sunday [May 17] was not a big deal
You can’t tell the players without a program and it’s no wonder that people feel confused by the plethora of names the terrorist groups use
“What’s emerging is what we need,which is a comprehensive plan, going after the criminal gangs, going after the traffickers, going after the owners of the boats...and stabilising the countries from which these people are coming.”
I really liked the furious debate that broke out recently among astronomers about whether we should send out signals to the universe saying “we’re here.”
“Every time I call [my mother],” Russian opposition leader Boris Nemtsov said recently, “she gives me a talking-to: ‘When will you stop being rude about Putin? He’ll kill you.’”
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