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    Facebook Marketplace to take on eBay and Craigslist
    Oct04

    Facebook Marketplace to take on eBay and Craigslist

    eBay shares fall two per cent after social giant announces new feature letting users buy and sell online One-Minute Read Tuesday, October 4, 2016 – 10:00am See related Mark Zuckerberg’s social media accounts hacked …read more Source: The...

    Pigeon detained after threatening Indian Prime Minister
    Oct04

    Pigeon detained after threatening Indian Prime Minister

    Message referencing 1971 war between India and Pakistan found on bird close to militarised border One-Minute Read Tuesday, October 4, 2016 – 10:35am See related Ukraine wants its combat dolphins back …read more Source: The...

    Russia withdraws from US nuclear pact
    Oct04

    Russia withdraws from US nuclear pact

    The Russian government announced Monday it would suspend a deal with the U.S. on the disposal of weapons-grade plutonium as relations between the countries worsen. Under the agreement, the two countries agreed to dispose of 34 tonnes of plutonium each so that it could not be used to build nuclear weapons. Russian President Vladimir Putin accused...

    Putin freezes nuclear pact, raising stakes in Washington row
    Oct04

    Putin freezes nuclear pact, raising stakes in Washington row

    Russian President Vladimir Putin Monday suspended a treaty with Washington on cleaning up weapons-grade plutonium, signaling he is willing to use nuclear disarmament as a new bargaining chip in disputes with the United States over Ukraine and Syria. …read more Source: The Daily...

    IMF Asks Ukraine For Results In Fight Against Graft
    Oct04

    IMF Asks Ukraine For Results In Fight Against Graft

    The International Monetary Fund (IMF) is urging Ukraine to show progress in fighting corruption and pushing through other reforms. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Foreign tourists spent $82 million in Tajikistan in first half 2016
    Oct04

    Foreign tourists spent $82 million in Tajikistan in first half 2016

    DUSHANBE (TCA) — In the first half of this year, more than 163 thousand foreign tourists visited Tajikistan, spending almost US $82 million in the country, Avesta news agency reported citing Adkham Abdullozoda, the chairman of the Committee of Youth Affairs, Sports and Tourism of Tajikistan. According to Abdullozoda, in the first half of 2016,...

    US-Russia talks on Syria ceasefire break down
    Oct04

    US-Russia talks on Syria ceasefire break down

    The United States broke off talks with Russia on Monday on implementing a ceasefire agreement in Syria and accused Moscow of not living up to its commitments under the Sept. 9 deal to halt fighting and ensure aid reached besieged communities. The confirmation that the U.S.-Russian talks on Syria have collapsed suggests that there is little hope,...

    UKRAINE MARKS THE 75TH ANNIVERSARY OF BABI YAR MASSACRE
    Oct04

    UKRAINE MARKS THE 75TH ANNIVERSARY OF BABI YAR MASSACRE

    Ukrainians have marked the 75th anniversary of the Babi Yar massacre, one of the most infamous mass slaughters of World War II. Foreign dignitaries joined Ukraines President and others… (У роки Другої світової війни урочище Бабин Яр стало місцем масових розстрілів.Українці на державному рівні наприкінці минулого вересня відзначили 75-ліття цієї...

    Moscow Summons Dutch Ambassador To Complain About MH17 Findings
    Oct04

    Moscow Summons Dutch Ambassador To Complain About MH17 Findings

    Moscow summoned the Dutch ambassador on October 3 to complain about a criminal investigation last week that concluded that a missile brought in from Russia shot down a passenger jet flying over eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Russian firm sells beds shaped like BUK missiles
    Oct04

    Russian firm sells beds shaped like BUK missiles

    KUALA LUMPUR: CaroBus, a St.Petersburg based company, has begun selling children’s beds in the shape of BUK missile launchers, according to a report by the Mirror. The beds are selling at 10,000 roubles or about GBP123. The children’s BUK-beds are part of a “defenders of the motherland” series to encourage children to be soldiers. It...