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Drowned Syrian boys and their mother buried in home town Kobani

High quality global journalism requires investment. Please share this article with others using the link below, do not cut & paste the article. See our Ts&Cs and Copyright Policy for more detail. Email ftsales.support@ft.com to buy additional rights. http://www.ft.com/cms/s/0/da385366-52fe-11e5-8642-453585f2cfcd.html#ixzz3knKhocKh Their journey was supposed to take them to a new life in Europe. Instead, it ended [...]

Cameron limits UK’s Syrian refugee intake ‘to discourage risky journeys’

David Cameron has set limits on his plan to accept thousands of extra refugees from Syria after he rejected any involvement in an EU scheme for compulsory quotas, saying they would encourage “dangerous” journeys across the Mediterranean. As aid groups said the prime minister’s change of heart fell a long way short of refugees’ needs, [...]

Germany seizes fake Syrian passports in asylum inquiry

German customs officers have seized packages containing Syrian passports and police suspect they are being sold illegally to asylum seekers. A finance ministry official said both genuine and forged passports were in the packets intercepted in the post. Germany is letting Syrians register for asylum regardless of where they entered the EU. As refugees from [...]

How Do You Buy an Eco-Friendly House?

05 September 2015

How Do You Buy an Eco-Friendly House? How Do You Buy an Eco-Friendly House? U.S.News & World Report LP By Geoff Williams | U.S.News & World Report LP – 7 hours ago. Email 0. Recommend. 2. Tweet. 1. Share0; Print. With Earth Day approaching, the media will soon be singing the praises …See Original Article [...]

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Educated should enter politics: Expert

05 September 2015

Educated should enter politics: Expert BELGAUM: Money power, religion and caste based vote bank politics are doing much harm to the Indian democracy, said M R Srinivasan, former chairman of Atomic Energy Commission. He was addressing the 12th annual convocation of Visvesvaraya …See Original Article » Review: Billy Bragg mixes heart and politics in Vancouver [...]

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Career Suicide: Venues Cancel Upcoming Michelle Shocked Tour Dates

05 September 2015

Career Suicide: Venues Cancel Upcoming Michelle Shocked Tour Dates Michelle Shocked performs at the Belly Up in Solana Beach, CA in 2010. Photo: Rob Keaton/Wikimedia Commons. After launching into an anti-gay tirade onstage at Yoshi's in San Francisco Sunday night, alt-folk singer Michelle Shocked unleashed a torrent …See Original Article » Selena Gomez tells David [...]

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How a Second Korean War Would Harm the US Economy

05 September 2015

How a Second Korean War Would Harm the US Economy How a Second Korean War Would Harm the U.S. Economy. By Rick Newman | U.S.News & World Report LP – 9 hrs ago. Email 0; Share 6. Tweet. 3. Share0; Print. Every nation that takes on the U.S. military loses. So the armchair generals gaming [...]

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U.S., Afghanistan OK detention center transfer

04 September 2015

U.S., Afghanistan OK detention center transfer WASHINGTON — The U.S. has reached agreement with the Afghan government to transfer control of the Parwan Detention Facility, the Pentagon said Saturday, two weeks after negotiations broke down over whether the U.S. could block the release of some …See Original Article » Mother of Norwegian confessed killer Breivik [...]

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Will quit politics if proven to be a loan defaulter: Shahbaz Sharif …

04 September 2015

Will quit politics if proven to be a loan defaulter: Shahbaz Sharif … Sharif brothers accused in the case of loan default of Rs3,486 million.The Express TribuneSee Original Article » Oh, those pesky Scalawags! Wetta's book explores post-Civil War politics But for those who long for a purer time, when opponents would disagree civilly, Frank [...]

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Shields and Brooks on Redemption Politics and the Final Four

04 September 2015

Shields and Brooks on Redemption Politics and the Final Four The Doubleheader duo — syndicated columnist Mark Shields and New York Times columnist David Brooks — join us again to weigh in on the politics of sport and the sport of politics. First up: former South Carolina Gov. Mark Sanford's return to politics …See Original [...]

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Drowned Syrian boys and their mother buried in home town Kobani

04 September 2015

High quality global journalism requires investment. Please share this article with others using the link below, do not cut & paste the article. See our Ts&Cs and Copyright Policy for more detail. Email ftsales.support@ft.com to buy additional rights. http://www.ft.com/cms/s/0/da385366-52fe-11e5-8642-453585f2cfcd.html#ixzz3knKhocKh Their journey was supposed to take them to a new life in Europe. Instead, it ended [...]

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Cameron limits UK’s Syrian refugee intake ‘to discourage risky journeys’

04 September 2015

David Cameron has set limits on his plan to accept thousands of extra refugees from Syria after he rejected any involvement in an EU scheme for compulsory quotas, saying they would encourage “dangerous” journeys across the Mediterranean. As aid groups said the prime minister’s change of heart fell a long way short of refugees’ needs, [...]

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Germany seizes fake Syrian passports in asylum inquiry

04 September 2015

German customs officers have seized packages containing Syrian passports and police suspect they are being sold illegally to asylum seekers. A finance ministry official said both genuine and forged passports were in the packets intercepted in the post. Germany is letting Syrians register for asylum regardless of where they entered the EU. As refugees from [...]

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U.S. News lists 10 most overpaid jobs – Baltimore Business Journal

14 August 2015

U.S. News lists 10 most overpaid jobs – Baltimore Business Journal The 10 most overpaid jobs, as listed by U.S. News & World Report, spans industries…See Original Article » Disabled cruise ship breaks from Ala. mooring MOBILE, Ala. (AP) — High winds dislodged a disabled cruise ship from its mooring in Mobile, Ala., Wednesday, and [...]

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Al Qaeda-linked warlord Abou Zeid killed in combat with French troops

14 August 2015

Al Qaeda-linked warlord Abou Zeid killed in combat with French troops PARIS — The death of a top al Qaeda-linked warlord in combat with French-led troops represents a victory in the battle against jihadists who had a stranglehold on northern Mali. But it is far from the defining blow against a wily enemy that can [...]

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Toronto stocks plunge on disappointing US news

14 August 2015

Toronto stocks plunge on disappointing US news Toronto stocks plunge on disappointing U.S. news. Stocks in Toronto plunge on disappointing U.S. economic news. Text size: Increase Decrease Reset. Share via Email Print. Report an Error. Save to mystar. By: Dana Flavelle Economy, Published on Wed …See Original Article » Sun, surf, and spies: Hawaii a [...]

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Isil used chemical weapons against Kurds in Iraq, say German troops

14 August 2015

German troops involved in a coalition training mission in Iraq have reported that Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (Isil) fighters have used chemical weapons on a Kurdish militia. The German commanders, who have been mentoring the Kurds on Isil’s front lines in northern Iraq, sent an urgent message to the German defence ministry [...]

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