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    Pellegrini ponders Toure conundrum
    Mar05

    Pellegrini ponders Toure conundrum

    Toure remains a huge influence at Manchester City Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini has made light of conflicting attitudes around Yaya Toure, while underlining the midfielder’s vital importance to his team’s faltering Premier League title bid. A star performer when the club came from behind to win the top-flight crown in...

    135 people were killed in the first week of a fragile truce in Syria
    Mar05

    135 people were killed in the first week of a fragile truce in Syria

    REUTERS/Khalil AshawiBEIRUT (Reuters) – A total of 135 people were killed in the first week of a fragile truce in Syria in areas covered by the cessation of hostilities agreement, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said on Saturday. In areas not covered by the ceasefire, which came into force on Feb. 27, 552 people were killed, the...

    US whiz kid turned out to be a 23-year-old Ukrainian man
    Mar05

    US whiz kid turned out to be a 23-year-old Ukrainian man

    Honour student Asher Potts was well into his senior year in a Pennsylvania high school when police got a tip that the earnest teenager who had greatly impressed community leaders for nearly four years was not the person he claimed to be. …read more Source:...

    Ukrainian Army Says Two Soldiers Killed By Separatists
    Mar05

    Ukrainian Army Says Two Soldiers Killed By Separatists

    The Ukrainian Army says two of its soldiers have been killed in clashes with pro-Russian separatists controlling swathes of eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Two Kiev soldiers killed in east Ukraine fighting: spokesman
    Mar05

    Two Kiev soldiers killed in east Ukraine fighting: spokesman

    Two Ukrainian soldiers were killed in clashes between pro-Russian rebels and government forces over the past 24 hours, a military spokesman in Kiev said Saturday …read more Source: The Daily...

    Ukraine Peace Process Flounders
    Mar05

    Ukraine Peace Process Flounders

    STATE DEPARTMENT – There has been no breakthrough in the latest diplomatic attempt to implement a peace deal in eastern Ukraine, but observers say the so-called Minsk agreements are not “dead” yet. I …read more Source: Big News...

    Svitolina, Bouchard head to Malaysian Open final
    Mar05

    Svitolina, Bouchard head to Malaysian Open final

    KUALA LUMPUR (AFP) – Second seed Elina Svitolina will square off against sixth seed Eugenie Bouchard in the Malaysian Open final Sunday after both won their semi-final matches in straight sets.Svitolina, ranked 19th in the world, easily dispatched Chinas Lin Zhu 6-3, 6-3 in the first semi-final match which only lasted about an hour on...

    EU Extends Sanctions Against Yanukovych, 15 Associates
    Mar05

    EU Extends Sanctions Against Yanukovych, 15 Associates

    The European Union has extended an asset freeze against former Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych and 15 of his close associates for alleged misappropriation of state funds. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Enough: NATO should stop feeding the Russian troll
    Mar05

    Enough: NATO should stop feeding the Russian troll

    For many years NATO attempted to use dialogue as the basis for its partnership with Russia. The Alliance operated in the spirit of trust and transparency. But this trust was, too often, abused: Russia disregarded the principles laid down in the 1997 NATO–Russia Founding Act; withdrew from the Conventional Forces in Europe Treaty; violated the...

    Rangoon’s Rare International Cuisines
    Mar05

    Rangoon’s Rare International Cuisines

    A vendor sorts sausages at a stand in Vienna, Austria. Similar German sausages are now available at Mahlzeit restaurant in Rangoon. (Photo: Herwig Prammer / Reuters) RANGOON — Asian cuisines from China, Japan, Korea, Thailand and India are not considered unconventional among food lovers in Rangoon. But German, Russian and Mediterranean dishes...