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    Pakistan ranked 48th for English proficiency
    Nov19

    Pakistan ranked 48th for English proficiency

    Pakistan has been ranked in the 48TH spot, with a low overall proficiency level, in EF’s English Proficiency Index (EPI); the world’s largest ranking of countries according to their level of English. Among reasons cited are the low percentage of people with access to the Internet and the level of spending on education. With a very...

    Meskhetian Turks arrive in Turkey from Ukraine
    Nov19

    Meskhetian Turks arrive in Turkey from Ukraine

    Latest group join 25,000 in Turkey, mostly in Erzincan province …read more Source: Anadolu...

    Putin happy – but also wary – about a Trump presidency
    Nov19

    Putin happy – but also wary – about a Trump presidency

    Russian President Vladimir Putin should be delighted with Mr Donald Trump’s election as President of the United States. After all, Mr Trump has praised Mr Putin as a “great, powerful leader”, and has even hinted that he may recognise Russia’s annexation of Ukrainian territory. But though Russian parliamentary deputies gave...

    Obama, EU leaders agree to stick together, stay tough on Russia
    Nov19

    Obama, EU leaders agree to stick together, stay tough on Russia

    US President Barack Obama, German Chancellor Angela Merkel, French President Francois Hollande and Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi meet at the chancellery in Berlin, Germany, on November 18, 2016. Photo: Reuters BERLIN: US President Barack Obama and European leaders on Friday underscored the importance of working together in NATO and chided...

    First Ukrainian President Says Must Find Peaceful Solution To Conflict
    Nov19

    First Ukrainian President Says Must Find Peaceful Solution To Conflict

    Ukraine’s first president, who help usher in a peaceful dissolution of the Soviet Union 25 years ago, said Ukraine’s leaders today must find a similarly peaceful resolution of the separatist conflict in the east. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Trump, NATO chief pledge alliance’s ‘enduring importance’ in phone call
    Nov19

    Trump, NATO chief pledge alliance’s ‘enduring importance’ in phone call

    NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg delivers a speech on European defence and transatlantic security at the German Marshall Fund think-tank in Brussels, Belgium, on November 18, 2016. Photo: Reuters BRUSSELS: US President-elect Donald Trump and NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg agreed on Friday on the Western alliance’s “enduring...

    Questions, concerns about Trump loom over Halifax defence meeting
    Nov19

    Questions, concerns about Trump loom over Halifax defence meeting

    Canada’s Defence Minister Harjit Sajjan speaks to reporters during the Halifax International Security Forum, in Halifax, N.S., on Friday, November 18, 2016. (Darren Calabrese/CP) Donald Trump’s shadow loomed large as defence ministers and senior military officers from various nations gathered in Halifax on Friday amid questions and...

    Obama, EU leaders agree to maintain sanctions on Russia
    Nov19

    Obama, EU leaders agree to maintain sanctions on Russia

    European leaders offer a show of solidarity with Ukraine. …read more Source: The...

    Obama, EU leaders agree to keep sanctions against Russia over Ukraine conflict
    Nov19

    Obama, EU leaders agree to keep sanctions against Russia over Ukraine conflict

    The United States and five European Union (EU) countries expressed their support for continuing sanctions against Russia in connection with the Ukraine conflict, the Obama administration announced on Friday. …read more Source: <a href=http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2016-11/19/c_135841225.htm target=_blank title="Obama, EU leaders...

    IMF Team: Ukraine Shows Signs Of Recovery, Progress Depends On Reforms
    Nov19

    IMF Team: Ukraine Shows Signs Of Recovery, Progress Depends On Reforms

    An International Monetary Fund (IMF) team visiting Ukraine on a fact-finding mission says the country’s economy is showing signs of recovery but the strength and durability of the recovery depend on progress in implementing reforms. Ron van Rooden, head of the IMF mission team that visited Kyiv from November 3-17, said Ukraine’s...