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    News of the day from around the world
    Dec07

    News of the day from around the world

    1 Deadly train crash: A commuter train slammed into a passenger minibus Sunday at a railroad crossing in Indonesia’s capital of Jakarta, killing at least 18 people and seriously injuring six others. The bus driver allegedly ignored warning signals when he crossed the rail tracks and was rammed by the train in western Jakarta, said...

    Orbital cargo ship blasts off toward space station
    Dec07

    Orbital cargo ship blasts off toward space station

    MIAMI (AFP) – Orbital ATK on Sunday launched its Cygnus cargo ship to resupply astronauts at the International Space Station, one year after a sudden rocket accident delivered a setback to commercial spaceflight.Liftoff, on the shoulders of Atlas, NASA spokesman Mike Curie said as the unmanned spacecraft blasted off from Cape Canaveral,...

    Fragile Five economies now less so; risks rise for GCC
    Dec06

    Fragile Five economies now less so; risks rise for GCC

    LONDON — Emerging economies not long ago deemed at risk of crisis are seeing steady balance of payments improvements, while for oil exporters in the Gulf and elsewhere once-mighty cash surpluses have all but melted away. The so-called taper tantrum of mid-2013 unleashed a wave of selling of assets from developing countries whose big funding or...

    One soldier killed   in renewed east   Ukraine clashes
    Dec06

    One soldier killed in renewed east Ukraine clashes

    KIEV: One Ukrainian soldier was killed in fresh clashes between government forces and pro-Russian rebels in the war-torn country’s east, s military spokesman said on Sunday. “Over the last day, one soldier was killed in fighting,” spokesman Oleksandr Motuzyanyk told journalists, adding that clashes took place near a village right on the...

    Joe Biden likely to bring harsh criticism to Ukraine
    Dec06

    Joe Biden likely to bring harsh criticism to Ukraine

    Joe Biden will likely express heavy criticism in Ukraine’s capital. The United States is losing its patience with regard to Ukraine’s judiciary reforms and its battle against corruption. Frank Hofmann reports from Kyiv. …read more Source: Deutsche...

    Biden travels to Ukraine to show support against Russia
    Dec06

    Biden travels to Ukraine to show support against Russia

    Vice President Biden is heading to Kiev, Ukraine, on Sunday to reassure the nation of U.S. support against Russian aggression.Clashes between Ukrainian forces and Russia-backed separatists have lulled recently, but combat has claimed more than 8,000… …read more Source: The...

    US seeking to wage 3rd World War against Russia: Analyst
    Dec06

    US seeking to wage 3rd World War against Russia: Analyst

    The US government will keep goading Russia to a war by meddling in Russia-Ukraine ties, says an analyst. …read more Source:...

    Fresh clashes kill army soldier in east Ukraine
    Dec06

    Fresh clashes kill army soldier in east Ukraine

    The Ukrainian military has announced the death of one of its soldiers in fresh clashes with pro-Russia forces operating in the country’s troubled east. …read more Source: Iran...

    Fresh clashes kill army soldier in east Ukraine
    Dec06

    Fresh clashes kill army soldier in east Ukraine

    A military spokesman says a Ukrainian soldier has been killed in clashes between government troops and pro-Russia forces in east Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    Pentagon to boost Europe budget
    Dec06

    Pentagon to boost Europe budget

    US responds to Moscow’s confrontation with Ukraine by expanding military presence …read more Source: Financial...