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    Two Indian students stabbed to death in Ukraine, another injured
    Apr11

    Two Indian students stabbed to death in Ukraine, another injured

    In an unfortunate incident, two Indian students were on Sunday stabbed to death, while one was critically injured in Ukraine. The incident took place in Uzhgorod Medical College of the country. According to initial reports, the condition of the survivor is critical and he is recuperating. “Pranav Shaindilya and Ankur Singh died while...

    Commission to propose visa-free travel for Ukraine despite Dutch ‘No’
    Apr11

    Commission to propose visa-free travel for Ukraine despite Dutch ‘No’

    The European Commission this month will propose allowing Ukrainians to travel visa-free in the EU despite the result of the Dutch referendum, according to Reuters. “It may look as if we’re ignoring the Dutch voters, but we have to keep our word to Ukraine, which has met the conditions,” an unnamed source told Reuters. Commission President...

    RJ suspends service to Kiev for commercial reasons
    Apr11

    RJ suspends service to Kiev for commercial reasons

    Royal Jordanian suspended its regular route between Amman and Ukraine’s capital, Kiev, effective March 27, 2016, after eight years of operations which started back in August 2008. The decision comes in line with the 5-year business plan the company is executing; one of the pillars of the plan is network restructuring. Tourism and air...

    Kerry apology for Hiroshima bombing not on table: US official
    Apr11

    Kerry apology for Hiroshima bombing not on table: US official

    Hiroshima (Japan) (AFP) – John Kerry will not apologise for the US atomic bombing of Hiroshima during his visit to the city for weekend G7 talks, a State Department official said Sunday.Speculation has been building that Kerry’s planned visit to a Hiroshima blast memorial on Monday could see the US secretary of state issue a...

    G7 Hiroshima Declaration calls for ‘world without nuclear weapons’
    Apr11

    G7 Hiroshima Declaration calls for ‘world without nuclear weapons’

    HIROSHIMA, Japan: US Secretary of State John Kerry and G7 foreign ministers on Monday called for a “world without nuclear weapons”, citing North Korea’s saber-rattling as a key challenge to achieving that goal. “We reaffirm our commitment to seeking a safer world for all and to creating the conditions for a world without nuclear weapons in...

    Yakubovich: Maidan is not the best means of addressing fateful issues
    Apr11

    Yakubovich: Maidan is not the best means of addressing fateful issues

    “There are always others means and methods. Maidan in Ukraine, in my opinion, was sincere and wide-scale. This Maidan however, as we see it, has not achieved its goals yet,” Pavel Yakubovich said. …read more Source:...

    John Kerry Makes Historic Visit To Hiroshima Memorial
    Apr11

    John Kerry Makes Historic Visit To Hiroshima Memorial

    HIROSHIMA, Japan, April 11 (Reuters) – John Kerry on Monday became the first U.S. secretary of state to pay his respects at Hiroshima’s memorial to victims of the 1945 U.S. nuclear attack, raising speculation that U.S. President Barack Obama might make his own visit in May.Following the visit by Kerry and his counterparts from the...

    We’re Speeding Toward a Climate Change Catastrophe…and That Makes 2016 the Most Important Election in a Generation
    Apr11

    We’re Speeding Toward a Climate Change Catastrophe…and That Makes 2016 the Most Important Election in a Generation

    How the U.S. confronts climate change will shape the world for generations; neither Clinton nor Trump seems to care. Before dropping out of the presidential race last month, Marco Rubio repeatedly declared that the 2016 presidential election is “the most important in a generation.” Such language is, of course, not uncommon to hear during election...

    North Korea’s repeated provocations is making disarmament harder: G7 Ministers
    Apr11

    North Korea’s repeated provocations is making disarmament harder: G7 Ministers

    G7 foreign ministers gathered at Hiroshima where the US had dropped an atomic bomb in 1945 (AP Photo) The effort to rid the world of nuclear weapons has been made more complex by North Korea’s repeated provocations and by the worsening security environment in Syria and Ukraine, the Group of Seven (G7) foreign ministers said on Monday....

    Brussels to press on with Ukraine visa plan despite Dutch ‘no’
    Apr11

    Brussels to press on with Ukraine visa plan despite Dutch ‘no’

    The European Commission will propose this month granting visa-free travel to Ukrainians despite last week’s Dutch referendum no vote, a… …read more Source:...