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UN endorses Iran nuclear deal, paves way to lift sanctions

The powerful United Nations Security Council on Monday unanimously adopted a resolution that endorses the landmark nuclear deal between Iran and six world powers and paves the way for lifting the......

UNHRC unanimously adopts resolution against Boko Haram

The United Nations Human Rights Council on Wednesday unanimously adopted a resolution appealing to international community to provide more active support to African countries fighting Nigerian......

UN expert calls for international pressure on N Korea over abductions

A United Nations human rights investigator has recommended that international pressure be put on North Korea as part of a multi-pronged strategy to know the fate of hundreds of foreign nationals......

India CAN'T become a permanent UNSC member: Sharif tells Obama

India's permanent membership in the reformed United Nations Security Council is unacceptable to Pakistan as it has not complied with UN resolutions on Kashmir, Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has......

'UN's permanent members do not want any change'

UN Ebola mission chief Anthony Banbury (on screen) speaks to members of the United Nations Security Council during a meeting on the Ebola crisis at the UN headquarters in New York. Photograph:......

The man who cost Greece billions

Once again Alexis Tsipras (see left) was struggling to make a decision. For hours on July 13, the Greek prime minister and Europe's leaders had been trying to thrash out a new deal to bail out......

'Revive the Railways? Go back to the 1950s' model'

  'IR must cleanly separate its commercial work from social objective' 'If I am going to set up a rail track in the north-east, money will be required to come from the finance ministry.' 'If......

Greece faces last chance to stay in euro as cash runs out

Without some firmer pledge of debt relief, neither Greece nor the IMF is likely to accept a deal Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras had a final chance to present credible reform proposals to an......

In an interconnected world, India cannot escape Greece crisis's fallout

If the impact of the Greece crisis spreads across Europe and parts of the world which are more interconnected than ever before, India cannot hope to be insulated, says Paranjoy Guha Thakurta.......

Germany, France press Greece to make fast, credible proposals

The move does not affect the lenders right away, but served as a reminder that their fate lies in its hands. France and Germany told Greece on Monday to come up with serious proposals in order to......

Why India vs Pakistan series in December is in 'real danger'

- 'BCCI is standing firm that they will respect the MoU signed with Pakistan, but they need permission from the recently elected government.' - I am doing everything to convince the governments to......

'Missing' Olympian wants to return, fight and train Indian boxers

'After missing out on a medal at the Olympics I was really frustrated' 'Coming to the United States was not a good idea. I was not appreciated' 'I want to pay back to my country' Gurcharan Singh......
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Kentucky clerk's resistance to gay marriage lands her in jail | Reuters

ASHLAND, Ky. A Kentucky county clerk was jailed on Thursday for refusing to issue marriage licenses to gay couples, but a full day of court... ...

http://m.firstpost.com/world/kentucky-clerks-resistance-to-gay-marriage-lands-her-in-jail-reuters-2420516.html
Sampanthan Named Oppn Leader in Lanka

COLOMBO: In a historic decision that could pave the way for ethnic reconciliation in troubled Sri Lanka, parliament Speaker Karu Jayasuriya on... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Sampanthan-Named-Oppn-Leader-in-Lanka/2015/09/04/article3009678.ece
Troubling image of drowned boy captivates, horrifies

An image of a drowned toddler washed up on the beach in one of Turkeys prime tourist resorts swept across social media on Wednesday after at least... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/498839/troubling-image-drowned-boy-captivates.html
Twelve Syrians drown heading from Turkey to Greek island; grim images leads to public outcry

Turkish media identified the boy as 3-year-old Aylan Kurdi, whose 5-year-old brother died on the same boat. Media reports said he was from the... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/world/report-twelve-syrians-drown-heading-from-turkey-to-greek-island-2121382
BJP caught in hierarchy tangle

David Marak Tura, Sept. 2: The BJP in Garo hills seems to be entangled in "hierarchy complexities", which has forced one of its top... ...

http://www.telegraphindia.com/1150903/jsp/northeast/story_40463.jsp

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